PARIS — A top purveyor of original drama and high-profile imports, paybox Canal Plus is launching a premium HD channel dedicated to series to drive up subscriptions. Canal Plus Series, set to bow…
Netflix’s original series appear to be picking up traction in the social sphere — with digital buzz soaring ahead of the May 26 debut of “Arrested Development” to three times the levels earlier this…
Netflix is keeping up the steady stream of original series, announcing that Ricky Gervais’ “Derek” dramedy will be available worldwide on Sept. 12 — except in the U.K., where the skein will be…
CANNES — After the April 8-11 MipTV event wrapped and pavilions were packed away, it was clear that the contours of the international television program market have shifted. In fact many people have…
When "House of Cards" bows Friday, Netflix will find out whether a big-budget original scripted series can be launched outside the traditional TV ecosystem.
Netflix has promoted two of its own for key positions leading its domestic programming efforts while opening a search for someone to lead its acquisitions in Latin America.
Even if only a small percentage of the $3.9 billion that Netflix spent on content licensing in 2011 will go to its own original series, the attention this growing slate is commanding is becoming…
Famke Janssen and Bill Skarsgard are set to star in Gothic mystery series "Hemlock Grove," the latest foray into original programming from Netflix.
Crackle is following Netflix and Hulu as the latest digital-only programmer venturing into long-form scripted series.