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November 21, 2018 3:32 PM John Legend Says Cardi B Will be the Star Judge on New Hip-Hop Competition Show

John Legend's got a guarantee for all the people slamming the choice of Cardi B as a judge on his new hip-hop competition series. We got John leaving the Fox Theatre in Atlanta Tuesday night and asked him how he feels about critics saying Cardi's unqualified for the role on the upcoming Netflix show, "Rhythm + Flow," which he's executive producing 81

November 16, 2018 11:36 PM Burke to replace Dungey as ABC Entertainment chief

(Reuters) - Karey Burke will replace Channing Dungey as president of Walt Disney’s (DIS.N) ABC Entertainment, the company said on Friday. Burke is currently head of original programming for Disney’s cable channel Freeform. Dungey, the first African-American to lead a U.S. broadcast network, will stay through a transition period as Burke assumes her new role. Disney 115

November 9, 2018 9:17 AM Sabrina makers sued by Satanic Temple over statue

The Satanic Temple activist group is suing the makers of TV series The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina for $50 million (£38m) over a statue. Netflix and Warner Bros allegedly copied the group's statue of the goat deity Baphomet in the programme. Satanic Temple does not believe in a supernatural Satan, but instead seeks "to encourage benevolence and empathy 77

November 7, 2018 11:16 PM Comcast plans to roll out new video-streaming device: source

(Reuters) - Comcast Corp (CMCSA.O) is planning to launch a product that will allow its broadband subscribers to aggregate some video streaming applications, including Netflix, Amazon Prime and YouTube, according to a source familiar with the matter. The product, set to be launched next year, will come with a voice-activated remote and will first be a set-top 138

November 2, 2018 4:59 PM Julianne Hough to play Jolene in Dolly Parton's Netflix anthology show

Julianne Hough is the other woman. She will play Jolene in Netflix's upcoming anthology series based on Dolly Parton's music. "Dolly Parton's Heartstrings" will consist of eight episodes, each inspired by one of Parton's songs. In the "Jolene" version, Hough will play a free spirit with big dreams to leave her small town. Parton will act as the owner 97

November 1, 2018 3:18 PM 'The Witcher' teaser shows Henry Cavill's drastic new look as Geralt of Rivia

“Justice League” star Henry Cavill took the opportunity on Halloween to display his bold new look as Geralt of Rivia from the upcoming Netflix adaptation of “The Witcher.” For the first time, fans were treated to the long, white-haired demon hunter complete with brown eyes. Cavill can be seen in a promotional teaser for the show emerging from the darkness 105

October 25, 2018 8:57 PM At Netflix, Radical Transparency and Blunt Firings Unsettle the Ranks

Buzzwords and anxiety fill the hallways as Hollywood giant tries to maintain a winning culture amid breakneck growth; ‘sunshining’ the ‘N-word’ scandal At a Netflix Inc. corporate retreat in July, Chief Executive Reed Hastings teared up as he addressed some 500 executives. Mr. Hastings had recently fired his chief communications officer for saying the “N-word 137

October 24, 2018 5:02 PM Pay-TV, Video-on-Demand outgrowing ad-funded TV in Germany

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Pay-TV and Paid Video-on-Demand are expected to rapidly outgrow advertising funded TV in Germany this year, an industry association said, as commercial broadcasters struggle to compete with rivals like Netflix. Revenues from subscription TV and video are seen growing by 10.7 percent to 3.4 billion euros ($3.9 billion), the VAUNET 113

October 24, 2018 9:00 AM Dolly Parton says she's afraid of flying: 'I’m not ashamed of it'

Dolly Parton isn't afraid of adventure — she's written books, starred in films, opened her own theme park and rarely stops trying new things — but she's not fearless. The country music icon reveals on the Bobby Bones Show that she's actually afraid of flying. "I’ll tell everyone, I don’t care," Parton admits in a radio interview that was also filmed 74

October 23, 2018 2:48 PM ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ Is the Latest in Netflix’s Young-Adult Push

The new TV series is part of a growing Archie Comics franchise that kicked off with last year’s ‘Riverdale’ From ages 6 through 15, Kiernan Shipka played Sally, Don Draper’s gimlet-eyed daughter on “Mad Men”—an Emmy-winning television series that was decidedly not intended for viewers her age. Now 18, she is stepping into a lead role with “Chilling Adventures 71