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Netflix Teams With Legendary, ‘Sweet Tooth’ Showrunner for Fantasy Movie ‘God Country’ (Exclusive)

Netflix has come aboard God Country, Legendary and AfterShock Media’s feature adaptation of the comic written by Donny Cates. Jim Mickle, co-creator and showrunner of Netflix’s instant hit Sweet Tooth, is set to direct the fantasy and is co-writing the script with Cates. The deal puts Legendary back in business with Netflix, which previously picked […]

‘Sweet Tooth’ Renewed for Second Season at Netflix

Netflix is taking a second helping of Sweet Tooth. The streamer has ordered a second season of the show based on Jeff Lemire’s DC Comics series. Like the first run, season two will comprise eight episodes. “It’s been equally thrilling and heartwarming to experience how people around the world have been falling in love with […]

‘Sweet Tooth,’ ‘Army of the Dead’ Rack Up Big Netflix View Counts in Second Quarter

Netflix gathered big audiences for Zack Snyder’s movie Army of the Dead and the comic book series Sweet Tooth in the spring, according to the company’s quarterly earnings report. The streamer says Army of the Dead grabbed one of its highest view counts ever, with 75 million member accounts worldwide tuning in to the zombie […]

‘Loki’ Marks Biggest Marvel Series Premiere on Disney+

Loki delivered Marvel’s biggest series premiere on Disney+ yet, according to Nielsen’s streaming rankings. Netflix’s Sweet Tooth, meanwhile, displaced Lucifer as the top overall streaming title in the week of June 7-13. The first episode of Loki racked up 731 million minutes of viewing time, significantly higher than the premieres of The Falcon and the […]

‘Sweet Tooth’ Showrunner Jim Mickle to Direct Fantasy ‘God Country’ for Legendary (Exclusive)

Jim Mickle, the co-creator and showrunner of Netflix’s instant hit Sweet Tooth, has come on board to direct God Country, Legendary Entertainment’s adaptation of a comic written by Donny Cates. Published by Image Comics, Country tells of Emmet Quinlan, an old widower afflicted with dementia and violent outbursts. When a tornado hits his West Texas […]

This Week in TV: ‘Loki,’ ‘The Bachelorette,’ ‘Sweet Tooth’

The third Marvel live-action series on Disney+ rolls out in the coming week with the debut of Loki. The next seven days also brings a new Bachelorette, a winning comic book adaptation and a well-reviewed British import. Below is The Hollywood Reporter‘s rundown of premieres, returns and specials over the next seven days. It would be next […]

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.