Margaret Atwood’s Alias Grace is set to appear debut on Netflix and CBC in Canada later this year. Sarah Polley has written and directed this production. CBC’s World Premiere is debuting September 25th, 2017.
Lucy Liu is set to direct the first episode of Luke Cage season two. More information can be found at Variety.
The popular comic series The Umbrella Academy gets a 10-episode series order set to stream in 2018. More information about Netflix latest announcement can be found at ComingSoon.
Aimed to debut in 2019, Central Park Five is a five instalment series created by Ava DuVernay. More information available at Variety.
Word on the street is The Ranch has been renewed for a third season, which consists of Part 4 and Part 5 of the series. Part 4 and Part 5 will be broken down into 10 episodes each both slated to arrive separately in 2018. F is for Family was also renewed by Netflix last week for a third season.
YESSSS! We had faith, but its always nice to hear great news.
Dear White People season two coming 2018!
2-hour finale is in the works to wrap up the series. Fans were extremely passionate about Sense8 and pulled for something more with petitions, letters and causing a stir on social media. Netflix has given the green light to please the fans.
Merry Christmas in June.
Baz Luhrmann’s The Get Down has been axed after the two-part first season. News came from a Facebook post made by Luhrmann himself. More info can be found here, link.
We wish the actors and crew all the best moving forward. Thank you for The Get Down.
Variety is reported that Netflix has purchased the animated film ‘Bubbles’ at Cannes Film Festival about Michael Jackson’s pet chimpanzee.
Deadline was first to report Netflix’s pickup for nearly $20 million.
Netflix announced today that they plan to bring Andrzej Sapkowski’s fantasy series to life in a new series for the streaming service. Eight novels in the series and more stories surround the collection are now available. Sean Daniel is expected to produce alongside Jason Brown. Platige Image to exec produce.
Here’s what we know:
- 10-Episode order
- From the producers of ‘Secrets & Lies’
- First Australian Original series
- Starts shooting in Queensland in 2018.
- Netflix Media Centre wrote, “The drama follows a former criminal as she returns home to the small fishing village of Orphelin Bay. When the body of a local fisherman washes ashore, she must uncover the town’s secrets while investigating its strange inhabitants, a group of dangerous half-Sirens, half-humans called ‘Tidelanders’.”