Walgreens partners with Netflix actor Brandon Larracuente to launch “#ItEndsWithUs” campaign to raise awareness on opioid epidemic

Netflix actor Brandon Larracuente to announce campaign at WE Day UN in New York NEW YORK, 2017-Sep-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (20 September 2017), Walgreens, one of the nation’s largest drugstore chains, launches its new campaign “#ItEndsWithUs” to educate teens nationwide on the opioid epidemic. The campaign will be unveiled by actor Brandon […]

Netflix becomes the exclusive premiere home of “Star Trek” television series in 188 countries

LOS ANGELES and AMSTERDAM, 2016-Jul-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix and CBS Studios International today announced a landmark international licensing agreement for the new “Star Trek” television series. Netflix will be the exclusive premiere home of “Star Trek” in 188 countries (excluding the US and Canada). Each episode of the new series will be available […]

Netflix reveals Orange is the New Black amongst most re-watched original series

Beverly Hills, Calif., 2016-Jun-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today, Netflix reveals Orange is the New Black is one of its most re-watched original series. Examining viewing in over 190 countries, Netflix found more than half (53%)* of Orange viewers have re-watched at least one full season of the acclaimed series since its debut in 2013. […]

Netflix unveils The Binge Scale revealing which shows we devour and which we savor

Los Gatos, CA, 2016-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Members blow through Breaking Bad, Orange is the New Black and The Walking Dead; are captivated by House of Cards, Narcos, Bloodline and Mad Men Netflix members around the world are making their own rules when it comes to watching TV. Instead of one episode per week, […]

One of the most critically acclaimed film at this year’s Cannes film festival Divines coming to Netflix

Critic Favorite One Of Many Netflix Acquisitions At Recent Cannes Film Festival AMSTERDAM, 2016-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Divines, one of the most critically acclaimed and talked-about films at this year’s Cannes film festival, will be available to Netflix members exclusively in most of the world later this year. Described by critics as “one of […]

Netflix announces new original series based on best-selling novel Sacred Games by Indian author Vikram Chandra

Mumbai, India, 2016-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix Inc., the world’s leading Internet television network, today announced a new Netflix original series based on the critically-acclaimed best-selling novel Sacred Games by Indian author Vikram Chandra. Shot on location in India, this Hindi-English series will be produced in partnership with Phantom Films, one of India’s leading […]

Netflix to premiere new action adventure drama series Frontier exclusively in 2016

Beverly Hills, Calif., 2015-11-18 — /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix, the world’s leading internet TV network, announced that Frontier, a new action adventure drama series starring Jason Momoa (Game of Thrones, Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice) and from co-creators Rob Blackie (Republic of Doyle) and Peter Blackie (Majumder Manor) and director Brad Peyton (San […]

Netflix to premiere original ten-part documentary crime series Making a Murderer on December 18, 2015

The Most Compelling American Crime Story You’ve Never Heard Of…  Beverly Hills, Calif., 2015-11-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix, the world’s leading Internet TV network, will premiere a captivating original ten-part documentary crime series Making a Murderer on December 18, 2015 exclusively to Netflix members worldwide. Inspired by a newspaper article from 2005, directors […]

10 Episode Adaptation of Suburra Film will premiere globally on Netflix in 2017

10 Episode Adaptation of Suburra Film First On Netflix Worldwide In 2017 Suburra Feature To Debut On Netflix In North and Latin America Same Day As Theatrical PremiereOct 05, 2015 ROME and BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., 2015-10-5 — /EPR Retail News/ — Suburra, a dark, gripping ten episode organised crime series set on the Roman coast […]

Netflix will add seven new original series for older kids beginning this December

Beverly Hills, Calif., 2015-10-3 — /EPR Retail News/ — After recently announcing a slate of original series for the pre–school audience, Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), the world’s leading Internet TV network, will add seven new original series for older kids beginning this December. Building on its partnerships with globally respected brands, Netflix will launch all new […]

Amazon to introduce its best-selling Fire TV family of devices in Japan

The Amazon Fire TV streaming box comes packed with 4K Ultra HD, a quad core processor, dedicated GPU, best-in-class Wi-Fi, and expandable storage with microSD—all for ¥12,980 Fire TV Stick is the most powerful streaming media stick with a dual-core processor and dual-band, dual-antenna Wi-Fi—all for ¥4,980 Say it, watch it—use voice search that actually […]

Netflix becomes exclusive subscription streaming home of two hit series Zoo and Jane The Virgin

Beverly Hills, Calif., 2015-9-28 — /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix and CBS announced today an agreement to make Netflix the exclusive subscription streaming home of two hit series, Zoo and Jane The Virgin, in more than 50 countries around the world. The first season of Zoo is now available on Netflix in the U.S., and in […]

Netflix acquired subscription video on demand (SVOD) rights on a global basis to COLONY

Netflix Acquires Second Window SVOD Rights to COLONY, Which Premieres on USA Network January 14Sep 28, 2015 Beverly Hills, CA, 2015-9-28 — /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix, Inc., Legendary Television and Universal Cable Productions announced today that Netflix has acquired subscription video on demand (SVOD) rights on a global basis to COLONY, a highly anticipated new drama from […]

Netflix commissioned House of Tomorrow to produce the twelve new episodes of Black Mirror as a Netflix original series

Beverly Hills, Calif., 2015-9-28 — /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix, the world’s leading Internet TV network, will bring viewers twelve all-new episodes of Charlie Brooker’s critically acclaimed, mind-bending anthology series Black Mirror. Netflix has commissioned House of Tomorrow to produce the twelve new episodes as a Netflix original series. House of Tomorrow’s Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones, […]

Netflix will be the global home of the upcoming Anime series AJIN: Demi–Human

The 13 Episode Series will Premiere on Netflix Around the World in 2016 Beverly Hills, Calif., 2015-9-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix and Polygon Pictures together announce the world’s leading Internet TV network will be the global home of the upcoming Anime series, AJIN: Demi–Human. Netflix members in Japan will be able to watch each […]

Bill Wolff named executive producer of Chelsea Handler’s new series premiering in all Netflix territories in 2016

Beverly Hills, Calif., 2015-9-8 — /EPR Retail News/ — Bill Wolff has been named executive producer of Chelsea Handler’s radical refresh of the talk show for the global on-demand generation, premiering in all Netflix territories in 2016 for all members to enjoy however and whenever they like. It was also announced today that the show will […]

Vodafone Spain will bring Netflix onto a Spanish TV platform for the first time

•Vodafone customers will be able to watch Netflix on their TV through Vodafone TV •Partnership with Netflix to make wide variety of entertainment, including exclusive series, films and documentaries, easily available through Vodafone TV Madrid, Spain, 2015-9-1 — /EPR Retail News/ — Vodafone Spain today announced an agreement that will bring Netflix, the world’s leading Internet […]

New Netflix original series based on “HIBANA” by Naoki Matayoshi will premiere globally on Netflix in 2016

Tokyo, 2015-8-28— /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix Inc., the world’s leading Internet television network, today announced a new Netflix original series based on “HIBANA,” the novel by Naoki Matayoshi that won the 153rd Akutagawa Prize, which will premiere globally on Netflix in 2016. “HIBANA” (Spark) is the first novella by the comedian, Haiku Poet and scriptwriter, […]

Netflix to lease a significant portion of the ICON office tower at Sunset Bronson Studios

14-Story Office Tower Is Now Over 60% Leased Los Gatos and Los Angeles, 2015-8-28— /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX), the world’s leading Internet TV network, and Hudson Pacific Properties (NYSE: HPP) today announced an agreement in which Netflix will lease a significant portion of the ICON office tower at Sunset Bronson Studios. The growing […]

SoftBank will exclusively offer a fully integrated Netflix experience, including billing, when Netflix Japan launches on September 2

TOKYO, 2015-8-26— /EPR Retail News/ — SoftBank Corp, Japan’s leading mobile provider, and Netflix Inc., the world’s leading Internet TV network, today announced SoftBank, among Japanese telecommunications companies, will exclusively offer a fully integrated Netflix experience, including billing, when Netflix Japan launches on September 2. Netflix also announced monthly pricing for the Japanese market as follows: […]

Netflix to premiere the original documentary Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom, directed by Evgeny Afineevsky, on October 9, 2015

Captivating Film Profiles Ukrainian Youth Movement and the Nation’s Struggle for Freedom Beverly Hills, Calif., 2015-8-7— /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix, the world’s leading Internet TV network, will premiere the original documentary Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom, directed by Evgeny Afineevsky, on Friday, October 9, 2015 exclusively to Netflix members worldwide. Chronicling events […]

Netflix adds three new animated series to its growing slate of original preschool content

Beverly Hills, Calif., 2015-7-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Expanding its award-winning programming for everyone in the household, Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX), the world’s leading Internet TV network adds three new animated series to its growing slate of original preschool content. On the heels of this month’s earlier announcement of preschool original series Cirque du Soleil […]

Degrassi: Next Class will be coming to Netflix around the world in 2016

Los Gatos, CA, 2015-6-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix announced today Degrassi: Next Class, the newest generation of the Degrassi franchise, will be coming to Netflix around the world in 2016. The series will be available to all its members outside of Canada, France and Australia. “We are so excited to bring Degrassi: Next […]

Internet users in Italy will be able to subscribe to Netflix from October 2015

World’s Leading Internet Television Network To Expand To Italy, Offering A Broad Variety Of Entertainment Including Original Series And Films For A Low Monthly Price AMSTERDAM, 2015-6-8 — /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix Inc., the world’s leading Internet TV network, announced today that it will arrive in Italy in October 2015. This autumn, Internet users in […]

Netflix to arrive in Portugal this October

World’s Leading Internet Television Network To Expand To Portugal, Offering A Broad Variety Of Entertainment Including Original Series And Films For A Low Monthly PriceJun 06, 2015 AMSTERDAM, 2015-6-8 — /EPR Retail News/ —– Netflix Inc., the world’s leading Internet TV network, announced today that it will arrive in Portugal in October 2015. This autumn, […]

Netflix adds four new animated shows to its award-winning line-up of original television series for kids

Beverly Hills, Calif., 2015-6-4 — /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix announced today it will premiere four new animated shows, adding to its award-winning line-up of original television series for kids. The shows range from action adventure stories Kulipari: An Army of Frogs and Edgar Rice Burroughs™ Tarzan and Jane™ to preschool shows Cirque du Soleil […]

New original feature film Special Correspondents written and directed by Ricky Gervais and starring Eric Bana will debut worldwide on Netflix next year

Beverly Hills, Ca., 2015-4-7 — /EPR Retail News/ — Special Correspondents, a new original feature film written and directed by Ricky Gervais and starring Eric Bana (Deliver Us From Evil, Lone Survivor) and Gervais (Muppets Most Wanted, Derek), will debut worldwide on Netflix next year. With Special Correspondents, as with The Office & Extras, Gervais […]

Chris Tucker’s first full length stand-up comedy special, Chris Tucker Live, to premiere exclusively on Netflix on July 10

Chris Tucker Live To Debut Exclusively on Netflix on July 10 Beverly Hills, Calif., 2015-3-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Actor and comedian Chris Tucker will headline his first full length stand-up comedy special, Chris Tucker Live, premiering exclusively on Netflix on Friday, July 10. Tucker’s stand-up comedy performance will be available to stream in […]

Netflix’s statement in support of the FCC’s adoption of strong net neutrality rules

Washington, D.C., 2015-3-4 — /EPR Retail News/ — Below is Netflix’s statement in support of the FCC’s adoption of strong net neutrality rules: “The net neutrality debate is about who picks winners and losers online: Internet service providers or consumers. Today, the FCC settled it: Consumers win. Today’s order is a meaningful step towards ensuring ISPs cannot […]

Netflix to premiere exclusively the new feature film, Pee-wee’s Big Holiday

Pee-wee’s Big Holiday, A New Feature Film By Paul Reubens and Paul Rust, Available Exclusively To The Global Membership of Netflix John Lee Makes His Feature Film Directorial Debut, Beginning Production in March 2015 Beverly Hills, Calif., 2015-2-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Netflix, the world’s leading Internet TV network, will premiere exclusively in all […]