Netflix renews ‘Glow’ for fourth and final season

Netflix has renewed wrestling comedy Glow for a fourth and final season.  The streaming giant, which launched the third season of the Alison Brie-fronted comedy-drama last month, has said the show will end after its next season. Launched in 2017, the show is set in the 1980s and follows a female wrestling troupe called the Gorgeous Ladies […]

Netflix stats: what was ‘devoured’ and ‘savoured’ in 2017

Netflix is attempting to spread some Christmas cheer by releasing viewing stats that give insight into the original shows customers most ‘devoured’, ‘cheated’ with and ‘savoured’. According to a Netflix data release, the most devoured show was true crime satire American Vandal, which comes from Woodhead Entertainment, 3 Arts Entertainment, Funny or Die and CBS […]

Netflix inks deal with GLOW producer

Netflix has signed a multi-year deal with GLOW producer and Orange is The New Black creator Jenji Kohan. Kohan will make Netflix her creative home and produce new original series and projects. She has already been key to creating some Netflix’s biggest original hits. “Bold, outspoken and totally fearless, Jenji has constantly raised the bar […]

Netflix orders Israeli dramas from Fauda pair

Streaming service Netflix has commissioned a pair of dramas from the Israeli creative team behind its thriller Fauda. The series are a currently untitled drama inspired by a real-life CIA and Mossad operation, while the other is Hit and Run, a political espionage thriller. Both shows come from Lior Raz (pictured) and Avi Issacharoff, who […]

In-demand chart: Germany (July 3-9, 2017)

Germany’s latest demand chart features returning favourites as well as new star players on its lists. A range of returning shows have had impact on the charts, with Game of Thrones (GOT), House of Cards and Orange is the New Black all reaching top spots in Germany this week. Surprisingly, GOT does not feature in the […]