UPDATED, 9:36 AM: The BBC has halted production on the drama The Forgiving Earth in the wake of cameraman Mark Milsome’s on-set death. “We are deeply shocked and saddened to hear this terrible news,” the UK pubcaster said in a statement. “Mark Milsome was hugely talented and a much respected colleague. Our thoughts are with Mark’s family and friends at this incredibly difficult time.” PREVIOUSLY, 7:35 AM: Veteran film and TV camera operator Mark Milsome has died while…
The Marvel Netflix shows have been hit or miss ratio; it would have been easy for The Punisher to fail as well. That it didn’t is a welcome surprise.
The stars and filmmakers behind the superb 'Mudbound' explain why the film's themes of division, equality, and racial tension are still so relevant today. Mudbound launches on Netflix and in cinemas with Curzon on November 17.
Netflix has picked up movie rights to the “Super-Normal” project with Josh Gad, Daisy Ridley, and Luke Evans attached to star. Gad is producing the project, described as a subversive take on the superhero genre, with Dan Lin and Jonathan Eirich of Lin Pictures. Evans is executive producing. The sibling writing team of Aaron and […]
Global streaming giant Netflix has picked up “Psychokinesis,” the next film by Yeon Sang-ho. Yeon previously directed the the zombie thriller “Train to Busan,” which was a commercial and critical sensation across Asia. “Psychokinesis” is the story of a father who sets out to save his troubled daughter with superpowers that he discovers he possesses. […]
Producer Gaston Pavlovich says the budget could even get higher because of the demanding VFX work required to make Robert De Niro appear 30 years younger.
Netflix may have a far tougher task on their hands of firing Kevin Spacey from House of Cards than it first thought. Spacey was dropped by the streaming service - as well as his publicist and talent agency - after multiple allegations of sexual assault dating back as early as thirty years ago came to light. The decision threw the fate of the political drama's sixth and final season into uncertainty with the writers reportedly “racing against the clock” to eliminate his character, Frank Underwood, from scripts.
Disney CEO Bob Iger says the media giant plan to price its upcoming platform "substantially below" their largest rival.
When Disney reported its last quarterly earnings in August, the company also announced that it would be launching an ESPN-branded streaming service in 2018 and a Disney-flagged one the following year, and pulling its films from Netflix in conjunction with that move. Disney would be starting out with less content than Netflix — but acquiring Fox’s film and TV studio would certainly help fill that gap. Mike Kelly, a former Weather Channel CEO and longtime media exec who is currently CEO of Kelly Newman Ventures, told TheWrap that buying those Fox properties would give Disney a stronger base on which to build its burgeoning digital business, which is a matter of necessity for traditional media companies in 2017.
For the second episode of this season’s “Stranger Things,” Kim Wilcox got to create ’80s-era Halloween costumes for the main cast plus hundreds of extras. She talked to Yahoo Entertainment about the process and the fun.
With Netflix refusing to be a part of "House of Cards" if it involves Kevin Spacey, critic-at-large Ken Tucker imagines how the show might go on without him.
6 Days star Jamie Bell says the preparation for the film's climactic moment was meticulously planned and rehearsed for historical accuracy
'6 Days' star Jamie Bell reflects on his 'Fantastic Four' experience and shares his memories from the set of 'Tintin', 'King Kong', and 'Billy Elliot'.
'House of Cards', Netflix' celebrated political drama, is to end after its sixth series, its producers have confirmed.
The British actor missed the premiere of 'Stranger Things 2' on Friday after being denied entry to the country from the Los Angeles International Airport.