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August 16, 2018 9:02 PM Netflix signs 'Black-ish' creator Kenya Barris for content push

(Reuters) - Netflix Inc has signed a deal with American television producer and writer Kenya Barris, the creator of ABC’s comedy show “Black-ish”, as the streaming giant diversifies its original content. Emmy-nominated Barris will write and produce projects under his production company Khalabo Ink Society, the company said in a statement here on Thursday 74

August 13, 2018 4:28 PM Netflix CFO David Wells to Step Down

Internal and external candidates to be considered as finance chief’s successor Netflix Inc. on Monday announced the resignation of Chief Financial Officer David Wells, who is well regarded on Wall Street for helping investors understand the company as it has transformed from a DVD-by-mail service into a Hollywood powerhouse and global streaming behemoth 51

August 11, 2018 3:31 PM From ‘The Simpsons’ to ‘Disenchantment’

Matt Groening channels elves, ogres and sorcery for his animated series for Netflix “The Simpsons” and “Futurama” creator Matt Groening’s new cast of characters has a familiar look—goggly eyes and overbites—but his first animated series in almost 20 years takes a leap in tone and setting. Instead of satirizing contemporary culture, “Disenchantment 69

August 9, 2018 3:57 PM Kristen Bell Fiercely Defends Pool Gloves — AND Details The Scary Lengths She Went To 'Bag Dax Shepard'!

When Kristen Bell does talk shows, it's like the gift that keeps on giving! She stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Wednesday to promote her new Netflix movie, Like Father, and of course had to explain that crazy picture of her wearing gloves in the pool. ICYMI, husband Dax Shepard recently exposed Bell's odd wrinkly skin phobia. Watch the actress describe 38

August 8, 2018 4:25 PM Naspers creates new video on demand unit as Netflix rivalry heats up

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Naspers’ video entertainment division has created a new over-the-top (OTT) video unit to be headed by Niclas Ekdahl in a bid to counter stiff competition for video on demand from global players such as Netflix. OTT video services, which are transmitted via the internet without requiring users to subscribe to a traditional cable 63

August 7, 2018 10:53 PM Ruby Rose set to star as lesbian superhero Batwoman for The CW

Ruby Rose is making history with her latest role as Batwoman, the first openly gay superhero to headline a TV series. Batwoman will be introduced in a December crossover event between the network's other DC Comics shows, "Arrow", "The Flash" and "Supergirl." A stand-alone series about Batwoman, whose real name is Kate Kane, is in development for the 2019-20 TV season 63

August 7, 2018 7:57 PM Elon Musk says going private is 'best path forward' for Tesla

Elon Musk says going private is the "best path forward" for Tesla. He stunned investors on Tuesday with a tweet saying he had already lined up funding, and he told employees that it would relieve the electric car company of the "enormous pressure" of Wall Street's expectations. "As a public company, we are subject to wild swings in our stock price that can be a major 67

August 2, 2018 4:50 PM 'Fuller House' star Lori Loughlin talks return of 'Garage Sale Mysteries'

"Fuller House" star Lori Loughlin is returning to the Hallmark channel for another installment of the film series "Garage Sale Mysteries." In addition to reprising her famous role of Aunt Becky in the "Full House" reboot series, Loughlin will also bring back another one of her famous characters for Hallmark's popular summer franchise. "We've been doing 76

August 1, 2018 6:50 PM Kelsey Grammer Channels His Inner David Bowie for Live Karaoke

Give Kelsey Grammer credit ... dude swings for the fences when it comes to live karaoke and, save for one particular note, he nailed it!! Kelsey and a bunch of cast and crew members from his Netflix movie, "Like Father," hit up LONO in Hollywood for an after-party following Tuesday night's premiere. Seth Rogen -- who stars alongside Kelsey in the flick 67

July 31, 2018 5:35 AM Orange Is the New Black Star Jackie Cruz Opens Up About Kissing Kourtney Kardashian

The 31-year-old actress first hit our television screens when she and Kourtney Kardashian, 39, shared a steamy make-out session at a club during an episode of Kourtney & Khloe Take Miami in 2009. Cruz recalled their rendezvous on Monday’s episode of PeopleTV’s Chatter. When asked if she still keeps up with the Kardashians, Cruz, who took a sip of her whiskey 93