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Jeymes Samuel, Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter, Regina King and More Attend ‘The Harder They Fall’ LA Screening

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On Wednesday (Oct. 13), Netflix hosted a special screening of The Harder They Fall at The Shrine in Los Angeles. The film’s director, writer, composer and producer Jeymes Samuel, producers James Lassiter and Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter, and actors Jonathan Majors, Regina King, Deon Cole were all in attendance. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Joining the […]

Transgender Employees At Netflix Plan October 20th Walk-Out In Protest Of Dave Chappelle’s ‘The Closer’

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Several reports have confirmed that transgender employees at Netflix are planning a walk-out protest to show their disproval of Dave Chappelle’s controversial comedy special The Closer and the streaming service’s refusal to cancel Chappelle’s edgy stand-up. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information It is being reported that all transgender employees of Netflix and all those who […]

Netflix’s CO-CEO Defends Dave Chappelle Special Amidst Online Backlash

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While the LGBTQ community, GLAAD, and the National Black Justice Coalition are calling for Netflix to remove Dave Chappelle‘s latest special, The Closer, the streaming giant’s boss has doubled down on the support. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Netflix co-CEO Ted Sarandos addressed staff members following the special’s backlash, while also providing guidance to how […]

Jaclyn Moore Refuses to Work with Netflix Following Dave Chappelle Trans Comments

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Transgender showrunner Jaclyn Moore refuses to work with Netflix in the future following comments that were made about the trans community in Dave Chappelle’s latest Netflix comedy special. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The writer and co-showrunner took to social media to explain her reason for stepping away from the billion-dollar streaming service. “After the […]

National Black Justice Coalition Calls for Netflix to Pull Dave Chappelle Special ‘The Closer’

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According to a report from Deadline, the National Black Justice Coalition is slamming Dave Chappelle’s latest Netflix stand-up comedy special and is calling for the streaming giant to pull the show due to what is viewed as homophobia by critics. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The National Black Justice Coalition has issued a statement about […]

‘Power’ Creator Courtney Kemp Inks “High Eight-Figure” Deal with Netflix

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With the Power Universe currently roaring on with the third edition, Raising Kanan, creator Courtney Kemp is entering a partnership with Netflix. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Deadline details Kemp has inked a high eight-figure overall deal with the streaming company to create a new series and develop more projects in association with her End […]

Halle Berry Broke Her Ribs While Filming MMA Movie ‘Bruised’

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Halle Berry is set to make her directorial debut in Netflix’s Bruised and she’s proving to be kick-ass in real life. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The actress shared that she broke two of her ribs on the first day of filming the movie. Stunt coordinator Eric Brown told Entertainment Weekly that it was a major […]

Shonda Rhimes and Netflix Extend Their Partnership Into New Ventures

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The Netflix and Shonda Rhimes partnership is extending. The two entered business with each other in 2017 and are now taking their arrangement past television and into feature films and gaming. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The Shondaland Media brand owned by Rhimes and her partner Betsy Beers will exclusively produce, stream and distribute feature […]

The Obama’s ‘We The People’ Series Now Available On Netflix

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‘We The People”, an educational Netflix series is now available to watch on the streaming service. This news series was created by ‘Doc Mcstuffins creator “Chris Nee”, the “Ish” series creator Kenya Barris former first family Obamas. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The show infuses music, civic education, and animations to bring an overall entertaining […]

[WATCH] Netflix Releases Trailer for ‘The Harder They Fall’ Featuring Jonathan Majors, Idris Elba, Regina King

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Netflix has announced a new film, The Harder They Fall, which is produced by Shawn “JAY Z” Carter” and stars Jonathan Majors, Delroy Lindo, Zazie Beetz, LaKeith Stanfield, Regina King, Deon Cole, Idris Elba, and more. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The ensemble cast will tell the story of Nat Love (Majors) who discovers his […]

Tyler Perry is Bringing Madea Out of Retirement For Netflix Special

Tyler Perry is Bringing Madea Out of Retirement For Netflix Special

Tyler Perry officially announced the retirement of his beloved Madea character a few years ago but it looks like Mabel is making a return. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Perry took to Instagram to make the announcement but of course Madea kept interrupting before the cameras were cut. “This is Tyler Perry saying– this is […]

Jennifer Lopez Inks First-Look Deal with Netflix

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Jennifer Lopez is officially doing business with Netflix. Variety reports the actor, singer, and CEO of Nuyorican Production has entered a multi-year, first-look deal with the streaming giant. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Lopez, along with Benny Medina and president of Nuyorican, Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas, will produce a run of film and television content, both scripted […]

Trailer Alert: ‘The Upshaws,’ Netflix Sitcom Starring Mike Epps, Wanda Sykes, and Kim Fields

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The Upshaws trailer is finally here and the Netflix highly anticipated comedy series has a few familiar faces top lining the cast. From Black sitcom veterans Regina Hicks and Wanda Sykes who both serve as showrunners on the series, the series stars Mike Epps, Sykes, Kim Fields, Page Kennedy, Diamond Lyons, Khali Daniya-Renee Spraggins, Jermelle Simon, Gabrielle Dennis, and […]

Netflix Drops Latest Trailer For Zack Synder’s ‘Army Of The Dead’

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Zack Synder is back with the latest trailer for his new Netflix film Army of the Dead. This new film features a twist on the typical zombie monster, as these undead denizens of Vegas are faster and more organized than your usual walking dead. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Army of the Dead stars Dave […]

Netflix Diversity Study Shows Progress Made On Inclusion, But More Work To Be Done

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Words by: Sentwali Holder Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Streaming giant Netflix has published a detailed inclusion report from Dr. Stacy L. Smith and the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative on the diversity makeup of their original content. The study itself was paid for by Netflix and they are now making it public as well as extend […]

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