Sex Education

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings says $500m UK spend to rise in 2020

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has said the streamer will spend £400m ($500m) on UK programming this year and added that there would be a “big increase” in 2020 as the company’s investment in the country continues to soar. The streamer’s UK slate to date tops 50 shows including Black Mirror, Sex Education and The Crown, […]

FX boss Landgraf: Netflix isn’t telling “whole story” around viewership

FX boss John Landgraf has lashed out at Netflix, criticizing the streaming giant’s viewership claims. The exec, who was speaking at the Television Critics Association’s winter press tour in Pasadena, California, on Monday (4 February), said the business is not telling audiences “the whole story” as it does not follow widely accepted viewership metrics that […]

Netflix’s Sex Education to return for a second season

Netflix has renewed Sex Education for a second season after gaining high audience demand for its first instalment, which generated 40m views within the first four weeks of release. Sex Education, which launched its first season this January, follows a socially awkward high school virgin who lives with his sex therapist mother. There will be eight […]

Netflix provides Sex Education in new dramedy

Netflix is set to launch a new coming-of-age dramedy named Sex Education for 2019. The series follows Otis Thompson, a socially awkward high school virgin, who lives with his sex therapist mother. Sex Education, which will be available globally, is set to begin production in the UK in spring 2018. It is produced by Eleven Films with […]