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Netflix, Inc. is an American media-services provider and production company headquartered in Los Gatos, California, founded in 1997 by Reed Hastings and Marc Randolph in Scotts Valley, California. The company's primary business is its subscription-based streaming service which offers online streaming of a library of films and television programs, including those produced in-house. As of April 2019, Netflix had over 148 million paid subscriptions worldwide, including 60 million in the United States, and over 154 million subscriptions total including free trials. It is available worldwide except in mainland China, Syria, North Korea, and Crimea. The company also has offices in the Netherlands, Brazil, India, Japan, and South Korea. Netflix is a member of the Motion Picture Association (MPA).

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Shadowy group says it attacked Brazil's 'gay Jesus' comedy troupe; police investigate

A Christmas Eve fire-bomb attack on offices of a comedy troupe that produced a "gay Jesus" Netflix special is being investigated as an attempted homicide, police said on Thursday, a day after a shadowy..
Reuters - Published

Brazilian far-right group claims attack on 'gay Jesus' comedy troupe

A far-right religious group in Brazil has claimed responsibility for a Christmas Eve fire-bombing attack on the offices of a comedy troupe that produced a Netflix special depicting Jesus as gay.
Reuters - Published

Videos for Netflix


Netflix wins bidding war for Ava DuVernay-directed Nipsey Hussle documentary [Video]Netflix wins bidding war for Ava DuVernay-directed Nipsey Hussle documentary

A Nipsey Hussle documentary directed by Ava Duvernay is set to air on Netflix, after the streaming service won a bidding war for the project.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:39Published

Ava DuVernay's Nipsey Hussle Documentary Set at Netflix | THR News [Video]Ava DuVernay's Nipsey Hussle Documentary Set at Netflix | THR News

Sources say DuVernay is working on a Hussle documentary for which Netflix has won the rights.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:22Published

Netflix Will Now Let Users Disable Autoplay Feature [Video]Netflix Will Now Let Users Disable Autoplay Feature

The company announced subscribers can finally stop previews from autoplaying on the homepage.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:50Published

'Birds of Prey' Reviews Are In, Why 'The Crown' Is Leaving Netflix & More | THR News [Video]'Birds of Prey' Reviews Are In, Why 'The Crown' Is Leaving Netflix & More | THR News

'Birds of Prey' flies into theaters this weekend, and reviews are in for the movie. Plus, more on why 'The Crown' is coming to a close at Netflix and Gayle King's response to her Kobe Bryant interview..

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 04:33Published

Disney+ subscriber number wows Wall Street [Video]Disney+ subscriber number wows Wall Street

The Walt Disney Company on Tuesday reported more paid subscribers than expected for its newly launched streaming service, Disney+, and healthy business at its film studio and theme parks. Lisa Bernhard..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:28Published

Amazon Prime Inches Closer to Netflix With 150 Million Global Users [Video]Amazon Prime Inches Closer to Netflix With 150 Million Global Users

Compared to the e-commerce giant, Netflix has nearly 162 million worldwide members. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos revealed the impressive number in the company's final quarterly report of 2019.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:57Published

Taylor Swift calls GOP Sen. Marsha Blackburn 'Trump in a Wig' [Video]Taylor Swift calls GOP Sen. Marsha Blackburn 'Trump in a Wig'

Swift addressed the Republican senator in her new Netflix documentary, 'Miss Americana'.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:17Published

Lack of diversity looms over BAFTAs ceremony [Video]Lack of diversity looms over BAFTAs ceremony

First World War drama "1917" was the big winner at the BAFTAs on Sunday, picking up seven awards including best picture and director for Sam Mendes, at a glittering ceremony that made headlines for a..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:49Published

Taylor Swift's 'Miss Americana,' James Corden Addresses 'Carpool Karaoke' Critics & More | THR News [Video]Taylor Swift's 'Miss Americana,' James Corden Addresses 'Carpool Karaoke' Critics & More | THR News

'The Crown' is coming to a close at Netflix, James Corden responds to his 'Carpool Karaoke' critics and your breakdown of what to watch this weekend on streaming and in theaters.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 03:57Published

What's Coming to Netflix This February 2020 | THR News [Video]What's Coming to Netflix This February 2020 | THR News

Netflix is hoping to make your seasonal depression a little better by adding a number of new titles in February.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 02:13Published

Netflix's 'The Crown' to End With Season 5 | THR News [Video]Netflix's 'The Crown' to End With Season 5 | THR News

The royal epic will end its reign earlier than expected with creator Peter Morgan saying it was the "perfect time and place to stop."

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:49Published

Gwyneth Paltrow slammed over Goop claims by health chief [Video]Gwyneth Paltrow slammed over Goop claims by health chief

Gwyneth Paltrow's new Netflix show has been slammed by the head of Britain's National Health Service for putting fans' health at risk by promoting unfounded health claims.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:56Published

Five Honest Tweets About Netflix From Parents [Video]Five Honest Tweets About Netflix From Parents

1. “Parenting and marriage is really just trying hard to make your spouse do everything so you can continue your Netflix marathon.” 2. “40 minutes to find a movie on Netflix we all agree on, and..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:36Published

Weak ahead on Wall Street [Video]Weak ahead on Wall Street

A pair of tech titans, Apple and Microsoft, report earnings, and Fed policy makers meet to discuss interest rates in the week ahead. Fred Katayama reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:10Published

Taylor Swift reveals eating disorder battle in new documentary [Video]Taylor Swift reveals eating disorder battle in new documentary

Taylor Swift reveals her battle with an eating disorder in her new Netflix documentary Miss Americana.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:44Published

Taylor Swift brings star power to Sundance opening night [Video]Taylor Swift brings star power to Sundance opening night

Swift helped kick off the annual Sundance Film Festival in style on Thursday, greeting screaming fans and then posing for a photo call at the premiere of her new documentary 'Taylor Swift: Miss..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:03Published

Dear White People creator 'not surprised' by lack of Oscar nominations diversity [Video]Dear White People creator 'not surprised' by lack of Oscar nominations diversity

The creator of Netflix comedy Dear White People has said he is not surprised by a lack of diversity in recent Oscar nominations.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:53Published

S&P notches slight gain [Video]S&P notches slight gain

The S&P 500 ended slightly higher and the Nasdaq eked out a record closing high Thursday, helped by a jump in Netflix, while news about the coronavirus outbreak spreading from China and mixed earnings..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:05Published

'The Witcher' Breaks Viewership Record, Jada Pinkett Smith's Red Table Expanding & More | THR News [Video]'The Witcher' Breaks Viewership Record, Jada Pinkett Smith's Red Table Expanding & More | THR News

'The Witcher' breaks Netflix's viewership record, Jada Pinkett Smith's 'Red Table Talk' is expanding to another famous family, Taylor Swift gives us a look at her revealing documentary and the first..

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 04:36Published

Tech leads S&P to slight gain [Video]Tech leads S&P to slight gain

Technology shares led the S&P 500 marginally higher Wednesday, as a healthy forecast from IBM helped mitigate worries over the developing coronavirus outbreak. Fred Katayama reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:18Published

Netflix Reveals Impressive Viewership for 'The Witcher' | THR News [Video]Netflix Reveals Impressive Viewership for 'The Witcher' | THR News

The streamer, in announcing its fourth-quarter earnings results, also revealed it has changed how it measures a view to as little as two minutes.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:55Published

Netflix Picks Up Bradley Cooper's Leonard Bernstein Movie | THR News [Video]Netflix Picks Up Bradley Cooper's Leonard Bernstein Movie | THR News

Netflix is getting a lot more musical.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:05Published

Bradley Cooper's Leonard Bernstein biopic picked up by Netflix [Video]Bradley Cooper's Leonard Bernstein biopic picked up by Netflix

Bradley Cooper's biopic about Leonard Bernstein has been picked up by Netflix, who will launch the as-yet-untitled project on their service following a limited theatrical release.

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 01:02Published

Taylor Swift to release new song Only The Young [Video]Taylor Swift to release new song Only The Young

Taylor Swift is set to release new song 'Only The Young' for her Netflix film 'Miss Americana'.

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 01:06Published

Netflix acquires international rights to Studio Ghibli Films [Video]Netflix acquires international rights to Studio Ghibli Films

Netflix recently announced their exclusive acquisition of 21 films from Studio Ghibli, a beloved Japanese animation house.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:09Published

 

Brazilian comedy group hit by Molotov cocktails after film on 'gay Jesus'

Molotov cocktails were thrown at the headquarters of Brazilian comedy group Porta dos Fundos in Rio de Janeiro on Christmas Eve, weeks after it launched a film on Netflix depicting Jesus as gay.
Reuters - Published

Netflix to change Nazi guard documentary after Polish complaint

Netflix said on Thursday it would make changes to maps in a documentary that showed German Nazi death camps inside the borders of modern Poland, after Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki pressed..
Reuters - Published

Poland asks Netflix to make changes to documentary about Nazi death camp guard

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has pressed Netflix, the U.S. streaming and production company, to make changes to a documentary that includes a map showing Nazi death camps inside the borders..
Reuters - Published

'Panama Papers' law firm sues Netflix over film based on scandal

Mossack Fonseca, a Panamanian law firm at the center of the "Panama Papers" scandal, has filed a lawsuit against Netflix, accusing the video streaming heavyweight of defamation in a new movie based on..
Reuters - Published

‘Fake news has to be stopped jointly’

However, he said the government would not take any step to curb media freedom and suggested there should be self-regulation of over-the-top platforms (OTT), like there was for print, electronic media..
IndiaTimes - Published

Response to my complaint proves all's not well with Netflix: Mumbai activist Ramesh Solanki

"Netflix, on Friday, was trending on Twitter with the hashtag #BanNetFlixInIndia doing the rounds.
DNA - Published

Shiv Sena man files plaint against Netflix for 'Hinduphobic' content

Netflix did not respond to queries emailed by DNA seeking comments on the development.
DNA - Published

Philippine lawmakers want a 'Designated Survivor' in case of leadership crisis

Philippine lawmakers have introduced legislation based loosely on a popular Netflix political thriller called the "Designated Survivor" to ensure the country has a president in the case of a..
Reuters - Published

Turkey moves to oversee all online content, raises concerns over censorship

Turkey on Thursday granted its radio and television watchdog sweeping oversight over all online content, including streaming platforms like Netflix and online news outlets, in a move that raised..
Reuters - Published

MOVIE REVIEW: I Am Mother

movie review: i am mother
by Graham Pierrepoint - I AM MOTHER IMDb Dir: Grant Sputore Starring Clara Rugaard, Rose Byrne, Hilary Swank, Luke Hawker 4.5 STARS (out of 5) Sometimes, it’s nice to see a bit of genuine..
One News Page Staff - Published

MOVIE REVIEW: X-Men: Dark Phoenix

movie review: x-men: dark phoenix
by Graham Pierrepoint - X-MEN: DARK PHOENIX IMDb Dir: Simon Kinberg Starring James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan, Alexandra Shipp,..
One News Page Staff - Published

Apple Reveals Credit Card and TV Streaming Service

apple reveals credit card and tv streaming service
by Simon Baxendale - While Apple has partially led the way up till now in terms of modern technology, there has been one major market they haven’t tapped into – video streaming. However,..
One News Page Staff - Published

Disney's Buyout of 21st Century Fox Completes - At $71 Billion

disney's buyout of 21st century fox completes - at $71 billion
by Graham Pierrepoint - It’s been widely regarded as one of the biggest entertainment acquisitions and mergers of recent years, and following months of hype and speculation, The Walt Disney..
One News Page Staff - Published

BBC and ITV Join Forces to Take On Netflix

bbc and itv join forces to take on netflix
by Adam Yardley - Anyone used to watching traditional UK television will likely already be aware that two of the biggest names in broadcasting, BBC and ITV, have been competing against each other for..
One News Page Staff - Published

2019 Oscar Nominees Revealed

2019 oscar nominees revealed
by Graham Pierrepoint - We’re coming up to Academy Awards season again – and with Hollywood set to play host to the biggest cinematic winners of the year on February 24th, the runners and..
One News Page Staff - Published

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