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Netflix, Inc. is an American media-services provider and production company headquartered in Los Gatos, California, founded in 1997 by Reed Hastings and Marc Randolph in Scotts Valley, California. The company's primary business is its subscription-based streaming service which offers online streaming of a library of films and television programs, including those produced in-house. As of April 2019, Netflix had over 148 million paid subscriptions worldwide, including 60 million in the United States, and over 154 million subscriptions total including free trials.Although Netflix has decided to end its free one-month trial offer for maximum countries on February 2020.
It is available worldwide except in mainland China, Syria, North Korea, and Crimea. The company also has offices in the Netherlands, Brazil, India, Japan, and South Korea. Netflix is a member of the Motion Picture Association (MPA).
Jerry from Netflix's 'Cheer' sends surprise video to teen Jerry Harris from Netflix's 'Cheer' and his special mat talk have been inspiring this 17-year-old during her amputation recovery. Watch how she reacts when she hears his personalized message of.. USATODAY.com - Published 5 days ago
SNL's Kenan Thompson, Hasan Minhaj of 'Patriot Act,' to headline White House Correspondents' Dinner Kenan Thompson of "Saturday Night Live" and Hasan Minhaj of the Netflix show "Patriot Act" will perform at annual White House Correspondents' Dinner.
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Dish loses fewer pay TV customers
Dish Network lost fewer pay-TV subscribers in the latest quarter. As Fred Katayama reports, the satellite TV provider also posted profit that easily beat expectations.
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Disney+ subscriber number wows Wall Street
The Walt Disney Company on Tuesday reported more paid subscribers than expected for its newly launched streaming service, Disney+, and healthy business at its film studio and theme parks. Lisa Bernhard..
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Lack of diversity looms over BAFTAs ceremony
First World War drama "1917" was the big winner at the BAFTAs on Sunday, picking up seven awards including best picture and director for Sam Mendes, at a glittering ceremony that made headlines for a..
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Gwyneth Paltrow slammed over Goop claims by health chief
Gwyneth Paltrow's new Netflix show has been slammed by the head of Britain's National Health Service for putting fans' health at risk by promoting unfounded health claims.
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Five Honest Tweets About Netflix From Parents
1. “Parenting and marriage is really just trying hard to make your spouse do everything so you can continue your Netflix marathon.” 2. “40 minutes to find a movie on Netflix we all agree on, and..
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Weak ahead on Wall Street
A pair of tech titans, Apple and Microsoft, report earnings, and Fed policy makers meet to discuss interest rates in the week ahead. Fred Katayama reports.
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Taylor Swift brings star power to Sundance opening night
Swift helped kick off the annual Sundance Film Festival in style on Thursday, greeting screaming fans and then posing for a photo call at the premiere of her new documentary 'Taylor Swift: Miss..
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:03 Published on January 24, 2020
S&P notches slight gain
The S&P 500 ended slightly higher and the Nasdaq eked out a record closing high Thursday, helped by a jump in Netflix, while news about the coronavirus outbreak spreading from China and mixed earnings..
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:05 Published on January 23, 2020
Tech leads S&P to slight gain
Technology shares led the S&P 500 marginally higher Wednesday, as a healthy forecast from IBM helped mitigate worries over the developing coronavirus outbreak. Fred Katayama reports.
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Exclusive first look: Netflix's 'Extraction' made Chris Hemsworth feel like 'a young teenager' again Chris Hemsworth went through the emotional and physical wringer playing a mercenary with a heart of gold in the new Netflix action movie 'Extraction.'
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'Stranger Things' teases the return of David Harbour's Hopper in Season 4 "Stranger Things" is returning to Netflix soon – and so is David Harbour's character Jim Hopper, after an explosive fate at the end of last season.
USATODAY.com - Published 2 weeks ago Spoilers! The 5 biggest book-to-movie changes in 'To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You' Netflix's new "To All the Boys I've Loved Before" movie keeps the spirit of the second book "P.S. I Still Love You," albeit with a few changes.
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Laura Dern makes 'acting legend' mom Diane Ladd cry during heartwarming Oscars speech Laura Dern brought mother Diane Ladd to tears after winning an Oscar for best supporting actress Sunday for Netflix's "Marriage Story."
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Netflix 'Cheer' stars Gabi Butler, Lexi Brumback cheer on Bella Hadid at Brandon Maxwell NYFW show Brandon Maxwell's New York Fashion Week show had its own cheering section with Netflix "Cheer" stars Gabi Butler and Lexi Brumback in attendance.
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Everything new (and expiring) on Netflix in February 2020 From sequel "To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You" to series "Locke and Key," here are all of the Netflix titles arriving (and leaving) in February.
USATODAY.com - Published 3 weeks ago 'The Crown' will end its reign with Season 5, Imelda Staunton on the throne as queen While Queen Elizabeth II is still enjoying her long-running reign, Netflix's "The Crown" is relinquishing its throne with its fifth and final season.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 31, 2020
'Miss Americana': 5 Taylor Swift moments that will make you a fan (if you're not already) Whether you dig Taylor Swift's music or not, here are the five moments in her new Netflix documentary 'Miss Americana' that will make you a fan.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 30, 2020
Taylor Swift kicks off Sundance Film Festival Taylor Swift kicked off the Sundance Film Festival in Utah with the premiere of her documentary "Miss Americana," which hits Netflix next week. (Jan. 23)
USATODAY.com - Published on January 24, 2020
'The Goop Lab': Gwyneth Paltrow's new Netflix show is delightfully wacky Woo-hoo for the woo-woo! Netflix's "The Goop Lab," starring Gwyneth Paltrow, delivers the Goop-y goods.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 17, 2020
Tyler Perry won't make any new fans with his first Netflix movie, 'A Fall From Grace' Tyler Perry's first Netflix film, the new thriller "A Fall From Grace," makes women the protagonists, then totally lets them down. (Spoilers ahead!)
USATODAY.com - Published on January 17, 2020 Ben & Jerry's creates ice cream flavor called 'Netflix & Chilll'd' Ben & Jerry's revealed it's releasing a new flavor, "Netflix and Chilll'd," paying homage to the popular (and NSFW) phrase "Netflix and chill."
USATODAY.com - Published on January 16, 2020
Kathy Griffin talks about 'You' cameo and Hollywood life after her 2017 scandal Kathy Griffin discusses her life as an actress since she posed with a fake severed Trump head in 2017 and her recent cameo in Netflix's 'You.'
USATODAY.com - Published on January 14, 2020 ShowBiz Minute: Royals, Critics Choice, US Box Office Queen to host crisis summit on Harry and Meghan's future; Netflix big winner at the Critics Choice Awards; Riding Globes, "1917" ends "Star Wars" box-office reign in the U.S. (Jan. 13)
USATODAY.com - Published on January 13, 2020
'The Witcher': Henry Cavill's Netflix fantasy is so bad, it's downright fantastic Netflix's Henry Cavill fantasy "The Witcher" is the rare show that's so bad it's not only good, it's actually wonderful.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 2, 2020 'Messiah' asks questions of its audience New Netflix thriller "Messiah" - in which a man appears in the modern-day Middle East claiming to be a prophet of God - raises questions, but leaves answers to viewers. (Jan. 2)
USATODAY.com - Published on January 2, 2020
Netflix show that insinuates Jesus is gay sparks controversy, attack investigation in Brazil Brazil's police were investigating a video on social media that shows a gasoline bomb attack targeting the makers of a Christmas program on Netflix.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 27, 2019 Shadowy group says it attacked Brazil's 'gay Jesus' comedy troupe; police investigate A Christmas Eve fire-bomb attack on offices of a comedy troupe that produced a "gay Jesus" Netflix special is being investigated as an attempted homicide, police said on Thursday, a day after a shadowy.. Reuters - Published on December 26, 2019
Brazilian far-right group claims attack on 'gay Jesus' comedy troupe A far-right religious group in Brazil has claimed responsibility for a Christmas Eve fire-bombing attack on the offices of a comedy troupe that produced a Netflix special depicting Jesus as gay. Reuters - Published on December 26, 2019 'You' and Penn Badgley are just as grotesquely addictive in Netflix's Season 2 Penn Badgley returns as stalker Joe in Season 2 of Netflix's "You." Joe is just as horrific, and the show is just as addictive, as in Season 1.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 26, 2019
A guide to streaming classic Christmas movies on Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu and Disney+ Here's how to find your (and your kids') favorite Christmas movies, including "A Charlie Brown Christmas" "Home Alone" and "Rudolph."
USATODAY.com - Published on December 25, 2019 Brazilian comedy group hit by Molotov cocktails after film on 'gay Jesus' Molotov cocktails were thrown at the headquarters of Brazilian comedy group Porta dos Fundos in Rio de Janeiro on Christmas Eve, weeks after it launched a film on Netflix depicting Jesus as gay. Reuters - Published on December 25, 2019
'You' Season 2: Penn Badgley on the burden of playing a charming creep on Netflix Penn Badgley, who plays Joe Goldberg on 'You,' talks about what it's like to actually be a good guy (our words), when he stars as a charming murderer.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 24, 2019 Brendan Dassey of ‘Making a Murderer’ Is Denied Clemency Mr. Dassey is serving a life sentence for murder in a case that was made famous in a Netflix documentary. NYTimes.com - Published on December 22, 2019
Kevin Hart addresses Oscar controversy, cheating scandal in NSFW documentary trailer Kevin Hart shared the first trailer from his upcoming Netflix documentary series, "Kevin Hart: Don't (Expletive) This Up," which will cover...
USATODAY.com - Published on December 16, 2019 Coffee, Netflix and talking to voters: How 2020 Democratic candidates stay energized on the trail Amid the grind of plane rides, bus tours, town halls and handshakes, here's how the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates unwind and re-energize.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 16, 2019
FBI breaks up 2 illegal streaming sites – including iStreamItAll, with more subscribers than Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu Darryl Polo and Luis Villarino, both of Las Vegas, have pleaded guilty to copyright infringement charges for operating iStreamItAll and Jetflix.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 16, 2019 How to choose the right streaming services for your kids With so many streaming services on the market like YouTube, Disney+, Netflix, and Hulu, which are the safest choices for your children?
USATODAY.com - Published on December 11, 2019
Netflix's January 2020 list: New seasons of 'Grace and Frankie,' 'Sabrina' In 2020, Netflix is adding episodes of "Sabrina" and "Grace & Frankie," and also premiering new shows "Messiah" and "Medical Police."
USATODAY.com - Published on December 11, 2019 ShowBiz Minute: Cosby, Cardi B, 'The Irishman' Bill Cosby sex assault verdict upheld; spokesman lashes out; Cardi B shows up at court in style for strip club fight case; Netflix says more than 26M watched "The Irishman" in seven days. (Dec. 11)
USATODAY.com - Published on December 11, 2019
The best TV shows and movies to stream in December 2019 From "The Mandalorian" to "The Confession Killer" to "Truth Be Told." Netflix, Amazon, Hulu. Apple TV+ and Disney+ have great offerings in December.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 7, 2019 Binge-watching Netflix, Disney+? You may have to pay extra for all of that Baby Yoda Be sure to turn off autoplay to save money on extra charges, or if nothing else, close the app before you go to sleep and shut off the TV set.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 3, 2019
Why the Star of a Big Hollywood Development Is the Sun Monday: A new office building — soon to be occupied by Netflix — is a demonstration of “what’s possible” with solar power. Also: More cold weather on the way. NYTimes.com - Published on December 2, 2019 The Dish: Chef Gabriela Camara on her successes and new projects Chef Gabriela Camara’s Mexico City restaurant "Contramar" was described by the New York Times as the "equivalent of New York's Four Seasons in its heyday, only more fun, and with much better food.".. CBS News - Published on November 30, 2019
'The Irishman': Robert De Niro defends Anna Paquin's 'powerful,' mostly silent character Anna Paquin plays Robert De Niro's daughter in Netflix's "The Irishman," but the "True Blood" actress' mere seven words of dialogue has caused debate.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 29, 2019 The best kids' movies to stream on Disney+, Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime in December See "Clifford" on Amazon Prime, "Avengers" movies, including "Thor: Ragnarock," on Disney+ and "A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby" on Netflix.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 29, 2019
Robert De Niro talks Scorsese's 'The Irishman,' calls Trump 'a joke' after 'Joker' screening As 3½-hour gangster epic "The Irishman" hits Netflix, Robert De Niro wonders how viewers will respond to Martin Scorsese's Oscar hopeful.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 27, 2019 Everything you need to know about 'The Irishman,' Scorsese's 3 1/2-hour Netflix epic A comprehensive guide to Martin Scorsese's star-studded, Oscar-worthy drama "The Irishman," which hits theaters Friday ahead of its Netflix release.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 27, 2019
Al Pacino made 'Irishman' so he could finally work with Scorsese (and eat free ice cream) In Netflix's mob drama "The Irishman," Oscar winner Al Pacino reunites with Robert De Niro and teams with director Martin Scorsese for the first time.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 27, 2019 New on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Shows and movies you'll want to stream soon CBS News - Published on November 25, 2019
Why Bikram Yoga's founder is in hot water in a new Netflix documentary Bikram Choudhury, the founder of the hot yoga class that bears his name, has been compared to Harvey Weinstein. Netflix's new documentary shows why.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 22, 2019 Netflix in December 2019: 'Marriage Story,' Kevin Hart, 'The Witcher' and more 'You' In December, Netflix will have "Marriage Story," "The Two Popes," "You" Season 2 and Kevin Hart and Ryan Reynolds projects available to stream.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 20, 2019
Fact-checking 'The Irishman': Here's why the film's portrayal of Jimmy Hoffa's death is controversial Martin Scorsese's Netflix epic 'The Irishman' has experts on the unsolved mystery of Jimmy Hoffa's disappearance questioning the film's accuracy.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 19, 2019 How accurate is 'The Crown' Season 3? A historian fact-checks the Netflix series Did Princess Margaret really tell lewd limericks to LBJ? A historian answers our burning questions about Queen Elizabeth II and "The Crown" Season 3.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 19, 2019
Jeff Garlin stands up in new special Actor and comedian Jeff Garlin talks about his Netflix comedy special "Our Man in Chicago" and teases the next season of "Curb Your Enthusiasm." (Nov. 19)
USATODAY.com - Published on November 19, 2019 "The Crown" star Tobias Menzies on portraying Prince Philip The Golden Globe nominee takes over a royal role in the new season of the hit Netflix drama CBS News - Published on November 18, 2019
Tobias Menzies on "The Crown" Season 3 and Hollywood gender pay gap Actor Tobias Menzies is taking over the role of Prince Philip in the hit Netflix show, “The Crown.” Menzies joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss Season 3 of the series, and the issue of gender pay.. CBS News - Published on November 18, 2019 Comedian Mo'Nique accuses Netflix of discrimination Actress alleges the streaming service lowballs black women on pay compared with other entertainers CBS News - Published on November 15, 2019 You Might Like