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Netflix to Raise Subscription Fee in the United States

Netflix to Raise Subscription Fee in the United States

Netflix is increasing its subscription fee for the standard and premium plan for the first time since last January. The streaming giant announced on Thursday the HD standard plan increased by $1 from $12.99 to $13.99, and the 4K Premium Plan went from $15 to $17.99. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS The price change […]

Shonda Rhimes Ended 15-Year Relationship With ABC Over Disneyland Pass

Shonda Rhimes Ended 15-Year Relationship With ABC Over Disneyland Pass

Shonda Rhimes spent the last 15 years building Shonda Land led by Grey’s Anatomy. She went on to create shows that were centered around Black women like Scandal and How To Get Away With Murder. But still, the creative genius felt like she was “dying” at ABC before she exited to take her talents to […]

Netflix Releases Trailer for ‘Selena: The Series’

Netflix Releases Trailer for Selena The Series

Selena: The Series is coming to Netflix on December 4th and we finally have the first look. The release date was announced from the streaming services Latinx arm, Con Todo. “Every Legend Begins With a Dream,” the company tweeted along with the 1-minute teaser. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS Christian Serratos stars as Selena, […]

Netflix Orders Animated ‘Good Times’ Series

Netflix Orders Animated 'Good Times' Series

Norman Lear’s classic sitcom, Good Times, is being turned into an animated series and it will live on Netflix. The 98-year-old’s Act III Productions is joining forces with Steph Curry’s Unanimous Media, and Seth McFarlane’s, Fuzzy Door, to produce the series. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS Carl Jones will serve as the show’s creator, […]

Jamie Foxx Inks Feature Film Producing Deal With Sony

Jamie Foxx Inks Feature Film Producing Deal With Sony

Jamie Foxx is in his BAG bag Sony Pictures announced Wednesday that Jamie Foxx and his producing partner, Datari Turner, have signed an overall deal with the studio to develop and produce feature films. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS The first project set to be produced by the duo is reportedly an untitled action […]

Mara Brock Akil Inks Multi-Year Deal With Netflix to Create Original Content

Mara Brock Akil Inks Multi Year Deal With Netflix to Create Original Content

The creative genius behind many of our beloved series and sitcoms like Girlfriends, The Game, Being Mary Jane, and Black Lightning, Mara Brock Akil, just inked a multi-year deal with Netflix. This deal comes ahead of Girlfriends‘ premiere on the streaming platform. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS “We are thrilled to welcome Mara Brock […]

Tiffany Haddish, Lupita Nyong’o, Common, Jill Scott and More to Star in Netflix Reading Series for Preschoolers

Tiffany Haddish Lupita Nyong’o Common Jill Scott and More to Star in Netflix Reading Series for Preschoolers

Netflix is set to produce a live-action series for preschoolers, and they will continue to celebrate Black voices. The streaming giant ordered twelve five-minutes episodes of Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices which will feature Black artists reading stories that highlight the Black experience. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS Tiffany Haddish, Lupita Nyong’o, and Common are among […]

Netflix’s ‘Money Heist’ Renewed for Fifth and Final Season

Netflixs Money Heist Renewed for Fifth and Final Season

“The heist comes to an end,” Netflix’s company Twitter accounted tweeted on Friday afternoon regarding their most successful Spanish language series, Money Heist. “We’ve spent almost a year thinking about how to break up the band,” said creator and showrunner Alex Pina. “How to put the Professor on the ropes. How to get into situations […]

Mo’nique’s Lawsuit Against Netflix is Moving Forward

Mo'nique's Lawsuit Against Netflix is Moving Forward

Netflix filed a motion to have Mo’nique’s lawsuit against them tossed, but a judge denied the motion. The legendary comedian filed the lawsuit against the streaming service in November 2019 for racial and gender discrimination because she was offered a measly $500,000 for a comedy special. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS The Academy Award-winning […]

‘Black Characters on an Animated Show Should be Played by Black People’ Jenny Slate Quits “Big Mouth”

Changes are coming to animated television as shows featuring characters of color are being challenged to have black voices attached. Actress Jenny Slate announced on Instagram that she can no longer voice “Missy”, a character on the show, “Big Mouth”. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS “Missy” has been praised as sensitive portrayal of sweet, […]

Netflix CEO Pledges $120 Million to HBCUs and United Negro College Fund

Netflix CEO Pledges $120 Million to HBCUs and United Negro College Fund

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings and his wife Patty Quillin pledged to donate $120 million to Spelman and Morehouse College, and the United Negro College Fund. “There are many good places to donate, but the [historically Black colleges and universities] are 150 years old, incredibly resilient, producing an amazing number of Black graduates,” Hastings said during […]

Here’s What’s Coming to Netflix in June

Netflix to Raise Subscription Fee in the United States

Netflix and chill? Streaming content is at an all-time high giving that we are in a pandemic right now, and under a global stay at home order. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS Netflix is always the go-to platform for entertainment (or background noise) and I helped you guys by compiling a list of the […]

Ava DuVernay, Netflix Seek to Dismiss D.A.’s ‘When They See Us’ Defamation Lawsuit

Ava DuVernay, Netflix Seek to Dismiss D.A.'s 'When They See Us' Defamation Lawsuit

Ava DuVernay and Netflix are seeking to get the defamation lawsuit filed by former District Attorney, Linda Fairstein, tossed. “Plaintiff’s claims fail under the First Amendment as a matter of law,” the document states on behalf of the renowned director, the streaming giant, and When They See Us producer/writer Attica Locke. “Material falsity is essential […]

Future Announces Book and Netflix Movie

Future has announced that he will be awarding COVID-19 scholarships to incoming college freshmen through his FreeWishes Foundation.

Future is back on the scene with the release of his new album, High Off Life. He called up Apple Music to speak with Zane Lowe and they discussed his chemistry with Young Thug, collaborating with Travis Scott, and an upcoming book and Netflix movie. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS The Atlanta rapper tapped […]

SOURCE LATINO: ‘One Day At A Time’ Plans on Releasing an Animated Episode

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The folks over at Pop TV are getting creative during the Coronavirus nationwide lockdown as production sets in Hollywood come to a screeching halt. One Day At A Time, the comedy-drama that follows the daily shenanigans of a Cuban American family, recently announced that they had a solution to giving viewers their fix while also […]