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Jennifer Lopez’s Nuyorican Productions Signs First-Look Deal With Netflix

Jennifer Lopez and her production banner, Nuyorican Productions, have signed a multiyear first-look deal with Netflix, the streamer announced Monday. As part of the deal, Nuyorican will…

‘Shadow and Bone’ Renewed for Second Season at Netflix

Netflix is returning to the Grishaverse. The streamer has renewed fantasy drama Shadow and Bone for a second season following a solid debut for the series. Season two of the series, based on…

‘Kim’s Convenience’ Stars Simu Liu and Jean Yoon Open Up on “Painful” Lack of Diversity, “Overtly Racist” Storylines

The fifth and final season of Kim’s Convenience debuted on Netflix on June 2, the same day that star Simu Liu opened up in a Facebook post as he was feeling “a host of emotions” about saying…

Josh Duhamel Reacts to ‘Jupiter’s Legacy’ Cancellation: “Dumped by Netflix”

Jupiter’s Legacy star Josh Duhamel has weighed in on Netflix’s decision to cancel his expensive fantasy series after just one season. The actor posted a shirtless photo of himself on Instagram…

Netflix Taps Peter Friedlander to Head U.S. Originals; Brian Wright to Exit

Following a seven-month search for an executive to head U.S. originals, Netflix global TV vp Bela Bajaria has opted to promote from within the company for the role. Longtime Netflix exec…

For King & Country, Monarch Media Team for Musical Features (Exclusive)

For King & Country, the Grammy-winning band led by Australian brothers Joel and Luke Smallbone, and Monarch Media are teaming for two movies projects. The feature documentary Return to Sydney…

‘Jupiter’s Legacy’ Done at Netflix as Streamer Explores Other Millarworld Projects

Jupiter’s Legacy is ending at Netflix — though the streamer isn’t done with comic creator Mark Millar’s world altogether. In a Twitter statement Wednesday, Millar said he’s beginning work on…

Netflix’s ‘Sweet Tooth’: TV Review

Jim Mickle adapts a genre-bending Vertigo comic about a post-apocalyptic future and a very special boy's journey to find his mother.

‘Stowaway’ Producer Augenschein Launches Sales Outfit

Augenschein Filmproduktion, the German production house behind Stowaway, 7500 and Home, has launched a world sales outfit Augenschein Sales, to handle international sales and financing for…

Obamas Reteam With Chris Nee for Netflix’s ‘We the People’

Chris Nee, the award-winning creator of Doc McStuffins and Vampirina, is reteaming with Barack and Michelle Obama on We the People, a series of animated music videos that contain lessons in…

Critic’s Notebook: Summer’s Second-Season Successes

Underloved, overlooked, canceled-then-resurrected — Netflix's 'Feel Good,' HBO's 'Betty' and(now) Adult Swim's 'Tuca & Bertie' form a trio of terrific shows returning for uncommonly strong sophomore…

‘In the Heights’ Star Melissa Barrera to Topline Netflix’s Survival Drama ‘Breathe’

Melissa Barrera is headed to Netflix. The star of the upcoming In the Heights feature and Vida alum has been tapped to topline Breathe, a six-episode drama series for Netflix. Picked…