Netflix Reaches Tipping Point As Originals Now Outpace Acquired Titles – Study
Illustrating the strategy Netflix executives have long articulated — and pointing to a wider gap between the company and its rivals — a new report shows that for the first time most new releases coming to the platform are originals.
Netflix Reveals Viewing Data For ‘ Umbrella Academy ’, ‘ The Highwaymen ,’ ‘Triple Frontier’ & ‘ Fyre ’ Doc . Following the release of numbers for Bird Box last quarter, which was watched by 80 million households in its first month, Netflix today also revealed that The Highwaymen , starring Kevin
Netflix is continuing to shout about some of its successes, handing out some viewing data for titles including The Umbrella Academy , Triple Frontier, The Highwaymen , its Fyre Festival documentary and the David Attenborough-narrated Our Planet.
is continuing to shout about some of its successes – handing out some viewing data for titles including Umbrella Academy, Triple Frontier, The Highwaymen, its Fyre Festival doc and David Attenborough-narrated Our Planet.
In its first quarter earnings report today, the streaming company has revealed that in the first four weeks on the service, Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá’s comic book adaptation was watched by 45M million households.
Following the release of numbers for Bird Box last quarter, which was watched by 80M households in its first month, it has revealed that The Highwaymen, starring Kevin Costner and Woody Harrelson, was watched by over 40M households in its first month. This was surpassed by action heist movie Triple Frontier, starring Ben Affleck and directed by J.C. Chandor, which hit 52M households in the same time period.
Khloe Kardashian and Kendall Jenner Defend Themselves After Endorsing Weight Loss Shakes and Fyre Festival
The Kardashians are addressing some of their most controversial endorsements. The famous family -- including matriarch Kris Jenner, and her daughters Kim, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian, as well as Kendall and KylieJenner -- was recently interviewed by The New York Times, in which they talked about their successful business ventures and also some of the most serious backlash they've received. Khloe is specifically asked about The Good Place star Jameela Jamil recently slamming her for an Instagram post promoting a weight loss shake.
Netflix is continuing to shout about some of its successes – handing out some viewing data for titles including Umbrella Academy , Triple Following the release of numbers for Bird Box last quarter, which was watched by 80M households in its first month, it has revealed that The Highwaymen
Netflix Reveals Viewing Data For Titles Including Umbrella Academy , The Highwaymen and amp . Fyre Doc Read more Any violation of policy, community
Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened, about the controversial music festival, was watched by over 20 million member households in its first month and has projected that nature doc Our Planet, which launched earlier this month, will be viewed by over 25M households in its first month of release.
This comes after last quarter, it gave out viewership stats for six series, including, and . the streaming giant opted to volunteer that You and Sex Education have each been seen by more than 40 million households in their initial weeks. Spanish series Elite has been seen by more than 20 million households, the company said.
Netflix considers an episode as “viewed” if at least one episode has been watched at least 70% of the way through. Netflix zealously guards its data and has steadfastly refused to provide the kinds of ratings updates that its linear competitors do, even those not obligated to advertisers.
Justice Department Warns Academy Over Potential Oscar Rule Changes Threatening Netflix (EXCLUSIVE)
WASHINGTON — The Justice Department has warned the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences that its potential rule changes limiting the eligibility of Netflix and other streaming services for the Oscars could raise antitrust concerns and violate competition law. According to a letter obtained by Variety, the chief of the DOJ’s Antitrust Division, Makan Delrahim, wrote to AMPAS CEO Dawn Hudson on March 21 to express concerns that new rules would be written “in a way that tends to suppress competition.
But which Fyre Fest doc is better? We’ve convened a roundtable to discuss the ups and downs of both. Billy McFarland and Ja Rule did not attend. Netflix is continuing to shout about some of its successes – handing out some viewing data for titles including Umbrella Academy , Triple Frontier, The
Netflix is continuing to shout about some of its successes, handing out some viewing data for titles including The Umbrella Academy , Triple Frontier, The Highwaymen , its Fyre Festival documentary and the David Fyre : The Greatest Party That Never Happened, about the controversial music festival
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Umbrella Academy season 1: the creator explains the surprising end
Will we be entitled to a season 2 of Umbrella Academy? Netflix has not yet officially renewed the series but if, like us, you have finished the 10 episodes, you probably hope to see new ones. And we are not alone. The creator of the show, Steve Blackman, confided and unveiled why he decided to finish season 1 on a cliffhanger. He also reveals some clues about the rest of the series. Warning, this article contains spoilers.
For the end ofWhy a cliffhanger? , the writers have decided to surprise us. Yes, episode 10 ended on an enooorme cliffhanger. While an asteroid from the moon was about to destroy the Earth because of Vanya ( ), Number 5 (Aidan Gallagher) decided to try everything for the sake of saving the world and wanted to get back into the time with his brothers and sisters. At the very end, the group disappeared while the Earth was invaded by flames.
Asked about this amazing ending, Steve Blackman, creator of Umbrella Academy has unveiled his motives and why he chose to finish the season 1 on a big cliffhanger. In particular, he said that it is always the end that has been planned. "I thought it was too easy for this family to be in eight days and save the world, it must be more difficult, I wanted them to come together as a family at the end they can not save the world (...) I think it represented their family, the fact that they could not totally get there (...) It was very significant compared to the season " did he declare."They are not dead"
The creator who had already entrustedon also teased the possible continuation. "If we have a season 2, we'll see where they land, they're not dead but we do not know what's going on," he said. Finally, we imagine that he knows it! Too much suspense!
Netflix is finally bringing high-quality sound to its streaming service.
Netflix has been working for months on fixing a problem that some users may not even be aware of, and that’s the sound experience on both its original shows and the licensed content. The company thinks it has figured out how to improve the audio experience, and the upgrade is rolling out today, assuming you qualify. It was shortly after season two of Stranger Things was released when Netflix engineers noticed that the sound experience wasn’t that great, the company explains in a blog post.