By Patrick Munn | May 7, 2017 - 8:23 pm | No Comments
Netflix has picked up their hit series 13 Reasons Why for a second season, the streaming service announced on Sunday. The series - which connected with audiences around the globe and caused some controversy due to its depictions of rape, public shaming and suicide - will return with another thirteen episodes in 2018.
By Patrick Munn | May 3, 2017 - 4:51 pm | No Comments
Netflix UK has acquired Ghost Wars, a new sci-fi drama from Continuum creator Simon Barry which just scored a 13 episode straight-to-series order at Syfy, TVWise has learned. Netflix has also taken rights to the series in all other territories excluding the United States.
By Patrick Munn | April 12, 2017 - 5:10 pm | No Comments
Less than three weeks after the show's third season dropped on the streaming service, Netflix has officially pulled the trigger and ordered a thirteen episode fourth season of Grace & Frankie, TVWise has learned. In addition to confirming the renewal, Netflix also announced that former Friends star Lisa Kudrow will be joining the cast in a recurring role for season four.
By Patrick Munn | March 29, 2017 - 4:37 pm | No Comments
Netflix's original horror comedy series Santa Clarita Diet has been picked up for the second season, the streaming service announced on Wednesday. Thirteen episodes have been ordered for the show's second season, which is set to premiere in 2018.
By Patrick Munn | February 15, 2017 - 7:35 pm | No Comments
EXCLUSIVE: Netflix is finalising an early deal with international distributor Paramount Television for exclusive SVOD rights to the upcoming TNT drama series The Alienist, TVWise has learned exclusively. The show is expected to premiere on TNT and Netflix UK later this year.
By Patrick Munn | January 20, 2017 - 5:20 pm | 1 Comment
In what is a nice piece of PR/marketing, Netflix dropped a clip announcing the premiere date (May 30th) for the fifth season of presidential drama House Of Cards in the midst of the inauguration ceremony for Donald Trump.
By Patrick Munn | November 2, 2016 - 4:23 pm | 2 Comments
Longmire is riding off into the sunset. Netflix has picked up the western crime drama for a sixth and final season, the streaming service announced on Wednesday. 10 episodes have been ordered for the final season, matching the orders for both of the previous Netflix seasons.