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Details Drop Surrounding New Characters For 'Stranger Things' Season 3

By Daniel Falconer in Movies / TV / Theatre on 25 February 2018


The series will be making its return to Netflix at some point in 2019.

It looks like some more new faces will be headed to the fictional town of Hawkins, Indiana when 'Stranger Things' makes its return for a third season next year. The series has never been afraid to bring new blood into the fold to help progress the narrative, and did a brilliant job with their newbies when the second season rolled around.

Image caption Charlie Heaton and Natalia Dyer in the second season of 'Stranger Things'

Now, with the Duffer Brothers' 80s sci-fi drama series moving into production for a batch of eight new episodes, more details will begin to bubble to the surface in regards to what viewers can expect from the future. We know of course that the main group of teens will be returning to the spotlight, and that David Harbour and Winona Ryder will also make a comeback, but what about those new faces?

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Roxanne Roxanne: A Netflix Biopic On One Of The World's Most Influential Female Rappers

By Holly Mosley in Movies / TV / Theatre on 23 February 2018

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The Roxanne Shanté story comes to Netflix in March.

Coming to Netflix this Spring is 'Roxanne Roxanne'; the story of pioneering female rapper Roxanne Shanté, and her rise to fame from humble beginnings on the harsh streets of Queens, New York. The star herself is credited as an executive producer for the movie, while her young self is played by Chanté Adams.

Image caption Lili Reinhart has continuously impressed in her role of Betty Cooper in 'Riverdale'

Now in its second season, 'Riverdale' continues to impress, and when a completely new series based on the narrative in the comic series 'The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' was announced, many thought it would provide the perfect opportunity for the two worlds to collide. They were of course from the same comic book universe, so why not?

Continue reading: Lili Reinhart Doesn't Think It Would "Make Sense" For 'Riverdale' And 'Sabrina' To Crossover

Ryan Murphy Signs Five Year Netflix Deal Worth $300 Million

By Daniel Falconer in Movies / TV / Theatre on 14 February 2018


Ryan Murphy is set to bring exciting new content to Netflix.

Netflix continues to cement itself as THE place to go to for good television, landing a huge deal with showrunner Ryan Murphy that will see the series creator bring new shows to the streaming platform for at least the next five years. The move comes after the company also brought Shonda Rhimes on board, and will see a huge chunk of Murphy and Rhimes fans either renew or start up their subscription to the service when their original content begins to stream.

Image caption Ryan Murphy has signed a huge deal with Netflix

Having created such shows as 'Nip/Tuck', 'Glee' and 'American Horror Story', Murphy is without a doubt a man who's able to entice viewers, keep them coming back for more and implement an addictive and compelling narrative. Able to keep multiple series on the go at one time, he's an incredibly valuable asset to the companies he works for.

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Greg Kinnear And Diane Lane Join 'House Of Cards' Cast For Season 6

By Ed Biggs in Movies / TV / Theatre on 31 January 2018

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The pair are joining as part of a cast shake-up following the production hiatus after Kevin Spacey was fired last year.

Netflix has revealed some of the major cast changes to its flagship original series ‘House of Cards’ ahead of its sixth season, with actors Greg Kinnear and Diane Lane joining the political drama.

Kinnear and Lane, both former Oscar nominees, are to join the cast ahead of production on the sixth and final season resuming production on Wednesday (January 31st). This follows a months-long hiatus on ‘House of Cards’ after its star and executive producer, Kevin Spacey, was fired by Netflix in the midst of mounting allegations of serious sexual misconduct against him.

The two new stars are reportedly to play siblings on the show, but any more details about the casting have been kept firmly under wraps by Netflix. During the shutdown, the script for the new series was re-worked by producers to revolve around Robin Wright’s character of Claire Underwood.

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Netflix Comedy 'When We First Met' Takes One Guy From Friend-Zone To End-Zone

By Holly Williams in Movies / TV / Theatre on 30 January 2018

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A time-loop story where romance is not guaranteed.

If you could relive a night over and over until you got the most perfect result regardless of the future consequences, would you go through with it? In 'When We First Met', it's certainly the ideal solution for one guy who's desperate to turn back the clocks and so his best friend that he's the man of her dreams.

Image caption Peyton Kenny and Jahi Di'Allo Winston in 'Everything Sucks'

Nineteen-ninety-six; the year of Spice Girls and Alanis Morissette, 'Mission: Impossible' and 'Sabrina the Teenage Witch'. And while it may seem in hindsight like we had the best music, the best films and the best TV shows, as a matter of fact everything sucked.

Continue reading: Nineties Fever Is Rife In Netflix's New Comedy 'Everything Sucks'

Charlie Brooker Likens Technology In 'Black Mirror' Dating Episode To Spotify

By Holly Mosley in Movies / TV / Theatre on 17 January 2018

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He opens up about the themes and inspiration behind season 4.

Charlie Brooker opens up about his inspiration for the latest season of 'Black Mirror' in a series of featurettes exploring what he was trying to achieve with each story. For the 'Hang the DJ' episode, for example, he drew parallels with music streaming service Spotify.

Image caption Charlie Brooker at the BAFTAs

In a new featurette for Netflix, the creator of this intense drama series explains the idea behind 'Hang the DJ'; the fourth episode from the fourth season of 'Black Mirror' which has been streaming since the end of December.

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Amazingly, Netflix's 'Bright' Is Getting A Sequel

By Stephanie Chase in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 03 January 2018

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The critically-panned fantasy cop drama is coming back.

Netflix has greenlit a sequel to ‘Bright’, the fantasy cop drama directed by David Ayer and written by Max Landis.

The film, which cost $90 million to make, hit the streaming service in December and was immediately panned by critics and endured a roasting by viewers on Twitter.

But despite the negative press, an average of 11 million Netflix users streamed the film in its first three days of release.

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Girlfriend Or Victim? Psychopath James Must Decide In Netflix's 'The End Of The F**king World'

By Holly Mosley in Movies / TV / Theatre on 03 January 2018


What do you do when you fall in love in with a psychopath?

Netflix is set to release what is probably one of the more unusual coming-of-age love stories in television history; 'The End of the F**king World'. It's a story about a couple of teens who get together in extremely unlikely circumstances, while both struggling with extreme mental health problems.

Image caption Alex Lawther in 'The End of the F***ing World'

The new trailer for this dark rom-com series sees Alex Lawther, star of 'Black Mirror' and 'The Imitation Game', play a 17-year-old psychopath named James who decides he wants to murder someone, only to meet the remarkably obnoxious Alyssa - played by Jessica Barden from 'Penny Dreadful' - who obviously has a serious borderline personality disorder.

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The premiere of Netflix's 'Sandy Wexler' held at ArcLight Cinemas Cinerama Dome - Hollywood, California, United States - Thursday 6th April 2017

Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos with his daughter Sarah Sarandos at the 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards - Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States - Saturday 25th February 2017

Liv Hewson at the Los Angeles premiere of Netflix's 'Santa Clarita Diet' - Los Angeles, California, United States - Wednesday 1st February 2017

Christopher Backus at the The Weinstein Company And Netflix Golden Globes After Party held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills, California, United States - Sunday 8th January 2017

Vicky Jeudy - Netflix's 'Orange Is The New Black' Season 4 - New York City Premiere at SVA Theatre 333 W 23rd St, New York, NY 10011 - New York, New York, United States - Thursday 16th June 2016