Netflix cancels Lady Dynamite after two seasonsJanuary 13, 2017 | James R
Netflix has decided not to renew Lady Dynamite after two seasons of the comedy series.
The show, which stars Maria Bamford as a version of herself, is a surreal, satirical gem that follows the comedian through the ups and downs … Read More
Netflix releases first trailer for Stranger ThingsJune 9, 2016 | James R
Netflix has released the first trailer for its new original series, Stranger Things.
The official synopsis reads: Set in Hawkins Indiana in the 1980’s, Stranger Things chronicles the search for a young boy who vanishes into thin air under highly … Read More
Netflix releases trailer for Keith Richards documentarySeptember 10, 2015 | James R
Netflix has released the trailer for its new Keith Richard documentary.
Keith Richards: Under the Influence, which arrives on Friday 18th September, will take an “unprecedented look” into the sounds and influences of the Rolling Stones rock icon. The film … Read More
Netflix releases trailer for Ukraine documentary Winter on FireSeptember 9, 2015 | James R
Netflix has released the trailer for new Ukrainian documentary Winter on Fire.
Chronicling events that unfolded over 93 days in 2013 and 2014, Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom, directed by Evgeny Afineevsky, witnesses the formation of a civil … Read More
Netflix announces first Japanese original series, HibanaSeptember 6, 2015 | James R
Update: Hibana: Sparks will be available on Netflix UK from 2nd June 2016.
Netflix has announced its first Japanese original series.
The streaming giant will produce an adaptation of Hibana, the novel by Naoki Matayoshi.
The novella by the … Read More
Netflix’s Narcos will return for second seasonSeptember 4, 2015 | James R
Netflix has commissioned a second season of Narcos.
The series, which chronicles the real-life stories of the US and Colombian efforts in the 1980s to battle Pablo Escobar and the Medellin drug cartel, premiered on Netflix around the world last … Read More
Netflix to turn Mr. Peabody and Sherman into a TV showAugust 8, 2015 | James R
Netflix is rebooting Mr. Peabody and Sherman as a TV show – but possibly not the one you were expecting.
The animated movie, which is available to stream in the UK here, was praised in our review for never … Read More
Netflix announces August release date for NarcosJune 26, 2015 | James R
Netflix has announced an August release date for Narcos.
The streaming service’s new series rounds off a summer of original projects, which ranges from kids’ spin-off Dragons: Race to the Edge in June to Wet Hot American Summer: First Day … Read More
Netflix TV review: Dragons: Race to the EdgeJune 25, 2015 | James R
Dragons are cool. It’s a fact of life. Just as it’s a truth universally acknowledged that any kid in possession of a parent’s fortune must be in want of merchandise. So it’s inevitable that DreamWorks, after two fiery hits in … Read More
Interview: Jayson Jackson, producer of Netflix documentary What Happened, Miss Simone?June 23, 2015 | Matthew Turner
On Friday 26th June, What Happened, Miss Simone? is released on Netflix around the world. The documentary about Nina Simone reveals a new side to the iconic singer, marking not only a significant point in the presentation of her life … Read More