Netflix Wins Jerry Seinfeld Movie About Creation Of The Pop-Ta...
Streaming

Jerry Seinfeld has made it clear he would not inject his comic genius into another sitcom, after generating arguably the best one ever. So he is turning to another outlet — the movie screen — and ...

Deadline
June 24, 2021

Stranger Things’ Starcourt Mall Comes to Roblox
Gaming - Streaming

Starcourt Mall, the central location from season three of Stranger Things, is now a playable location in Roblox, the company announced today. The level includes four mini-games based around the Netfli...

The Verge
June 24, 2021

Netflix, Disney Plus, Amazon Face ‘Tightening Regulation’ ...
Television

The U.K. government will “consider tightening regulation of video-on-demand services such as Netflix, Disney Plus and Amazon Prime Video,” the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCM...

Variety
June 23, 2021

Pluto TV Takes a Different Approach to Streaming
Streaming - Television

During the pandemic, I finally bought a television. Maybe you did too. It’s not that I didn’t watch things constantly prior to this — “I don’t own a TV” went from just a snobbish thing to ...

Vulture
June 22, 2021

Netflix Expands Childrens Animation Slate
Streaming - Television

Netflix will expand its children’s animation programming slate with the addition of A Tale Dark & Grimm, Dogs In Space and Super Giant Robot Brothers. The first in the trio of animated series i...

Deadline
June 22, 2021

Spielberg’s Streaming Shocker with Netflix
Streaming - Theatrical

Amblin Partners and Netflix have forged a partnership, one that will see the company headed by Steven Spielberg produce multiple new feature films for the streaming service every year. The pact gives ...

Variety
June 21, 2021

How Roku Used the Netflix Playbook to Beat Bigger Players and ...
Streaming

After first meeting at a conference, Roku CEO and founder Anthony Wood pestered Hastings for months to let his company make a streaming video box for Netflix. Hastings at the time wanted to build the ...

CNBC
June 18, 2021

One-Quarter of U.S. TV time is Spent Watching Streaming Servic...
Streaming - Television

The majority of Americans are still spending their screen time watching network and cable television, but streaming is gaining steam, according to new data from research firm Nielsen. Nielsen, known ...

CNBC
June 18, 2021

UK Government Calls On Netflix & Amazon To Disclose Viewi...
Streaming

The British government has called on streaming giants including Netflix and Amazon to disclose viewing data for shows originated by UK public service broadcasters, including the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, a...

Deadline
June 17, 2021

Disney+ and Netflix Dealing With Slower Streaming Growth
Streaming

A funny thing happened in the first half of 2021: The insatiable appetite of consumers for streaming video content began to slow down. “We had those 10 years where we were growing smooth as silk, a...

Hollywood Reporter
June 16, 2021

Netflix Plans to Sell Toys, T-Shirts and Concert Tickets
Branding - CPG - Streaming

Netflix Inc. has sold more than 200 million people a subscription to its streaming service. We’re about to find out if it can sell them anything else. Just this week, the company announced a new on...

Bloomberg
June 14, 2021

Netflix’s New Online Store Could Help it Take on Disney
Online - Retail - Streaming

Netflix opened an e-commerce site where you can buy things like caps, necklaces, hoodies, and, yes, underwear—much of it branded with popular Netflix movies and TV series. The move is part of a larg...

Fast Company
June 11, 2021

Jennifer Lopez & Netflix Ink Multi-Year Production Deal
Streaming

Jennifer Lopez, actor, singer and CEO of Nuyorican Productions, has inked a multi-year, first-look deal with Netflix. Along with producing partners Benny Medina and president of Nuyorican Productions ...

Yahoo
June 8, 2021

‘Shadow and Bone’ Renewed for Season 2 at Netflix
Streaming

Netflix is returning to the Grishaverse. The fantasy series “Shadow and Bone” has been renewed for a second season, the streamer announced on Monday during its Geeked Week. Executive producer and...

Variety
June 7, 2021

Disney, Netflix and Tech Titans Team Up to Fight the Climate C...
Streaming - Tech - Television

Some of the world's largest companies are joining forces to accelerate efforts to fight the climate crisis. Amazon, Disney, Google, Microsoft, Netflix, Salesforce, Unilever and Workday launched an al...

CNN
June 4, 2021

Recent Mergers Put Pressure on Netflix
Streaming - Tech

Amazon Will Buy MGM for Over $8 Billion. Your Move, Netflix. The move is the latest, and greatest, in a new wave of media consolidation sparked by the streaming wars. It's an inevitable progression, ...

Wired
May 27, 2021

Netflix Reportedly Exploring an Expansion into Gaming
Esports - Gaming - Streaming

According to The Information, the streaming leader is in the process of recruiting for a dedicated gaming division. No official listing has been identified, but Netflix has reportedly sounded out a nu...

Digital TV Europe
May 25, 2021

Netflix Reportedly Eyes Video Game Expansion
Gaming - Streaming

Netflix is reportedly searching for an executive to head up an expansion into video games, according to a report published Friday by The Information. The report suggests Netflix has approached multipl...

Polygon
May 24, 2021

Netflix, Disney+, HBO Max the Real Winners in the Streaming Wa...
Streaming - Television

"Who are the winners in streaming TV's explosion? Looking at subscriber gains alone, Disney+ seems like the clear frontrunner. The new kid on the block more than doubled its subscriber base over th...

Business Insider
May 24, 2021

Netflix to Launch First-Ever ‘Geeked Week’ in June
Streaming

Netflix announced it will host an inaugural Geeked Week from June 7 to 11 across social media channels. Geeked Week will feature such Netflix shows as “The Umbrella Academy,” “The Witcher,” ...

Variety
May 24, 2021

Netflix to Launch First L.O.L. Surprise Movie
Streaming - Toys

MGA Entertainment is moving its L.O.L. Surprise unboxing brand onto more screens in a new film that will land on Netflix in October. L.O.L. Surprise: The Movie (working title) is a 45-minute mixed-me...

Kidscreen
May 12, 2021

How Netflix Series Are Propelling Latin Music Icons Up the Cha...
Music - Streaming

"We are investing in local stories and local stars, and making those stories so people all over the world can discover and fall in love with them too." When Selena: The Series made its debut on Netfl...

Billboard
May 11, 2021

Knives Out 2 Casts Dave Bautista for Netflix Sequel
Streaming

Dave Bautista is set to join Rian Johnson's Knives Out 2 and will reunite with Spectre co-star Daniel Craig for the Netflix sequel. According to Deadline, sources say Bautista will join the cast of R...

IGN
May 11, 2021

The Year That TV Saved Us: A 2020 Retrospective
Streaming - Television

As life outside our homes shut down, the small screen became our treasured path to safe escape Think back to those early days of quarantine. Every form of entertainment, escape, and distraction vanis...

Rolling Stone
May 10, 2021

Amazon, Netflix Distance Themselves From HFPA
Streaming - Television - Theatrical

On the heels of the news that Netflix is “stopping any activities” with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, the organization behind the Golden Globe Awards, “until more meaningful changes a...

Hollywood Reporter
May 10, 2021

Walmart Is Releasing Never-Before-Seen ‘Waffles + Mochi&...
CPG - Retail - Streaming

I'm a sucker for a good Netflix binge-watch, but it's always disappointing when you finish what's available to stream and want even more content in between seasons. That said, fans of the new kid's co...

Delish
May 7, 2021

Could Netflix Purchase Discovery?
Streaming

The streaming wars are leaving smaller programmers and studios faced with the inevitability of selling to one of the handful of companies set to dominate the world of online video subscriptions: Amazo...

Bloomberg
May 4, 2021

League of Legends Animated Series Coming to Netflix This Fall
Gaming - Streaming

The long-awaited League of Legends animated series is coming to Netflix. The streaming service confirmed today that the show, called Arcane, will be available later this fall. The show was first annou...

The Verge
May 4, 2021

Streaming and the Erosion of Personal Ownership
Streaming - Tech

Several months ago, as we began mentally preparing to move apartments, my girlfriend nodded toward two gray linen boxes that had long sat untouched at the base of our TV stand. “What’s in those?...

Vox
April 30, 2021

Streaming Giants Face Uptick in Subscriber Churn
Streaming - Television

Netflix, Disney+ and others gained customers amid COVID-19 lockdowns. But as consumers increasingly leave home, executives' focus may turn to customer retention. After a year in which COVID-19 stay-at...

Hollywood Reporter
April 30, 2021

Streaming Wars Put Cable TV Channels on Chopping Block
Streaming - Television

As NBCUniversal turns off the lights on its sports network, expect other Hollywood giants to cull their sprawling linear offerings as they prioritize billions of dollars toward direct-to-consumer plat...

Hollywood Reporter
April 28, 2021

Inside Netflix’s Quest to End Scrolling
Streaming

Ten years ago, Netflix got the idea that its app should work more like regular TV. This was early on in its transition from DVD delivery to streaming on demand, and product engineers at the company we...

Vulture
April 28, 2021

Netflix’s Unveils Packed Summer Movie Slate
Streaming

With romantic comedies, action-packed thrillers and buzzy documentaries, Netflix’s upcoming summer film slate has a little something for every movie lover. The streaming service on Tuesday released...

Variety
April 27, 2021

Oscars Ratings Crash To All-Time Low; Viewership Falls Under 1...
Television

In delayed fast national results just released by Nielsen, the 93rd Academy Awards were watched by a mere 9.85 million, with a dismal rating of 1.9 among the 18-49 demographic. That is an all-time lo...

Deadline
April 27, 2021

Oscars 2021: The Biggest Snubs and Surprises
Streaming - Theatrical

After all the talk about the unexpected and unpredictable, the 93rd Academy Awards delivered with surprise wins in the lead actor categories for Anthony Hopkins and Frances McDormand. Another shocker ...

Variety
April 26, 2021

Mattel to Produce ‘Karma’s World’ for Netfli...
Streaming - Toys

Mattel inked a multiyear global licensing deal to roll out a full range of toys inspired by Karma’s World, the new CG-animated series created by Chris “Ludacris” Bridges (The Fast Saga, Crash). ...

The Toy Book
April 26, 2021

Netflix Wins Seven Oscars, Most of All Studios This Year
Streaming

Netflix had a big night at the Oscars, bringing home a total of seven total trophies — leading all studios — although the streamer failed to grab the prize in the best picture category and came up...

Variety
April 26, 2021

Netflix Expands TikTok Celebs into Reality Show
Influencers - Streaming

Netflix is bringing the Hype House, a group of TikTok celebrities who are popular with tweens, onto its platform in a new unscripted reality series. In production now, the untitled project follows th...

Kidscreen
April 23, 2021

Netflix to Produce Bubba Wallace Docuseries
Automotive - Sports - Streaming

Entertainment streaming giant Netflix is set to produce a documentary following Nascar Cup Series driver Bubba Wallace. The series will follow Wallace's first season in the championship with the 23XI...

Sports Pro Media
April 23, 2021

Disney and Sony Set Massive Movie Deal
Streaming - Theatrical

Disney has set a massive movie licensing pact with Sony Pictures for the U.S. that promises to bring Spider-Man and other Marvel properties to Disney Plus starting with Sony’s 2022 release slate. T...

Variety
April 22, 2021

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