By Patrick Munn | January 28, 2019 - 2:14 pm | No Comments
Netflix is has handed out an eight episode series order to The Stranger, an adaptation of the Harlan Coben novel of the same name. Berlin Station star Richard Armitage is attached to star. “I could barely contain my excitement reading Harlan Coben’s The Stranger; a nail biting thriller with a huge beating heart and a dash of social commentary for extra bite", Armitage said. "I’m thrilled to be returning to work with Nicola Schindler and the brilliant creative team she has assembled.”
By Patrick Munn | January 17, 2019 - 9:05 pm | No Comments
The latest incarnation of the Star Trek franchise is not coming to the UK (at least for now). I've learned that Netflix UK has opted not to pick up Star Trek: Short Treks, a new four episode short-form off-shoot of Star Trek: Discovery. A representative for the streaming service confirmed that they will not be distributing the series, which launches state-side on October 4th.
By Patrick Munn | November 13, 2018 - 10:01 pm | No Comments
Tony Danza's TV return turned out be rather short-lived. Netflix has cancelled their comedy-drama series The Good Cop, starring the former Taxi star, after a single season. The show's first (and now only) ten episode season launched globally on Netflix back in September.
By Patrick Munn | August 22, 2018 - 12:56 pm | No Comments
Channel 4 & Netflix have handed out a second season renewal to their drama The End of the F***ing World. The pick up comes close to a year after the first season was released on All 4 and only after Netflix became the global broadcaster for the series outside of the UK. Netflix co-commissioned the second season and will continue to be the global broadcaster.
By Patrick Munn | January 29, 2018 - 10:57 pm | No Comments
Netflix has handed out a fourth season renewal to their Full House spin-off Fuller House. The renewal comes one month after the back half of the show's third season dropped on the streaming service. No word on the size of the order for season four. Netflix UK carries the series on this side of the pond.