Tag: streaming

Neflix Claims ‘Murder Mystery’ Is Its Most-Watched Original Movie Yet

Netflix Netflix infamously doesn’t provide data for how many people watched what, with one exception: When they can brag about high numbers that are not verifiable by the press. We have no idea what the traffic was like on, say, the One Day at a Time reboot, which they abruptly cancelled. But we do know […]

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Whitney Cummings’ New Netflix Comedy Special Will Ask If She Can ‘Touch It’

HBO Whitney Cummings is a busy woman. Following her stint as co-showrunner of the Roseanne revival’s first (and only) season, the comedian is currently working with Lee Daniels and Lisa Kudrow on Good People, an upcoming Amazon series about the #MeToo movement on college campuses. Despite sticking with the same medium through which she gave […]

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Oculus forces Virtual Desktop to stop streaming SteamVR apps to Quest

Less than a month after releasing the standalone VR headset Quest, Oculus is already hobbling one of its most appealing abilities, developer Guy Godin told users on Reddit: low-latency wireless streaming of SteamVR content from a PC to the headset. The feature was included in Godin’s app Virtual Desktop, but Oculus apparently told him to remove […]

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Netflix Has Officially Renewed Natasha Lyonne’s Breakout Comedy ‘Russian Doll’ For A Second Season

Netflix Despite the perfectly clean, novel, and circuitous ending of Russian Doll‘s eighth and final episode, the critically acclaimed Netflix dark comedy was destined for the Big Little Lies treatment. That is to say, creator and star Natasha Lyonne’s semi-autobiographical twist on the Groundhog Day story was going to get at least a second season […]

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Report: ‘Swamp Thing’ Was Planned To Lead Into A ‘Justice League Dark’ Team-Up Series

DC Universe Despite Warner Bros.’ surprising decision to cancel DC Universe’s Swamp Thing after one episode, which allegedly had nothing to do with taxes in North Carolina, new episodes are still debuting each week. (The third, “He Speaks,” is set to stream this Friday on the DC Comics-themed streaming service.) Even so, fans, critics and […]

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A ‘Dune’ Series Is Coming To WarnerMedia’s Streaming Service From ‘Dune’ Movie Director Denis Villeneuve

Universal Pictures Arrival and Blade Runner 2049 director Denis Villeneuve is currently shooting his massive Dune remake with Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Oscar Isaac and a boatload of other pretty people. Seeing as how author Frank Herbert’s classic tombs of science fiction and fantasy has already been adapted into a cult classic film and a […]

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Mindy Kaling Reveals That She Has Spoken To Marvel Studios About Adapting ‘Ms. Marvel’

Getty Image Aside from Carol Danvers, many characters have donned the Captain Marvel mantel in Marvel Comics. Then again, before Danvers’ title had the word “Captain” in it, she was known as Ms. Marvel, another heroic moniker that others have since adopted. Like Kamala Khan, a Pakistani-American teenager from a Muslim family in New York. […]

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The Sudden Cancellation Of DC’s ‘Swamp Thing’ Reportedly Had Nothing To Do With Taxes

DC Universe On Thursday, DC Comics fans were shocked to learn that the DC Universe streaming service’s latest original show, Swamp Thing, had been canceled a week after its premiere. Without any official comments from either DC or anyone at the newly formed WarnerMedia parent company, however, people were left to speculate about the possible […]

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We Finally Have Our First Look At Marvel’s ‘Loki’ Series On Disney Plus

Marvel Studios Last April, Disney held an “Investor Day” meeting at which, among other things, the increasingly massive media company officially teased its upcoming streaming service for the first time. Dubbed “Disney+,” the Netflix competitor will include the conglomerate’s huge catalog of movies and television shows, as well as a new array of original content. […]

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Michael Douglas Claims He Lost An Acting Award At Cannes Because Of Steven Spielberg

Getty Image In Steven Soderbergh’s 2013 film Behind the Candelabra, Michael Douglas portrayed the famous American pianist Liberace. The biopic co-starred Matt Damon as the notably flamboyant performer’s lover Scott Thorson and, while it ultimately went on to win plenty of Golden Globe and Emmy nominations and awards, it premiered at the 2013 Cannes Film […]

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The Obamas Are Set To Start Making Podcasts For Spotify In Yet Another Streaming Deal

Getty Image Producing at least seven television series and films as part of their massive Netflix deal isn’t all that President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are doing for streaming. On Thursday, Spotify announced that the former First Family’s production company, Higher Ground, had signed a new deal for exclusively producing podcasts for the audio […]

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DC’s Sudden Decision To Cancel ‘Swamp Thing’ After One Episode Has Confused And Upset Fans

DC Universe Barely a week after its pilot episode premiered on the DC Universe streaming service, the new Swamp Thing series has been canceled. Deadline initially reported the news, which was subsequently confirmed by other trade and digital entertainment outlets. Despite the general agreement that Swamp Thing had in fact been canceled, however, no one […]

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We Finally Have Our First Look At An Apple TV Original With The ‘For All Mankind’ Trailer

[embedded content] Share This Video Back in March, Tim Cook and everybody at Apple TV put together yet another one of the company’s patented presentations for the new original streaming wing of the late Steve Jobs’ technological innovator. Audiences learned a lot about the new entertainment outlet’s upcoming batch of original television and feature-length programming, […]

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