All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Television’

Netflix Launches New Social Recommendations

Netflix just announced the launch of a new social recommendation feature, which enables users to recommend titles to people privately. When you finish watching something, it will ask you if you know anyone else who’d like the show, and will prompt you to find your friends using Facebook. Netflix notes that it will not post anything to Facebook or share …

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Kyra Sedgwick’s Brooklyn Nine-Nine Promo Released

We got our first look yesterday at former Closer Kyra Sedgwick playing Deputy Chief Madeline Wuntch in the sophomore police comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine. The 49-year-old actress makes her return to the small screen in a two-episode arc. Wuntch is a long-time arch-rival of Captain Holt (Andre Braugher.) And not only does she outrank him, but Wuntch also has plans to …

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Netflix Kicks Off New Blast Of Exclusive Comedy Specials

Netflix’s latest blast of exclusive stand-up comedy performances has now begun. On Friday, Netflix debuted Jim Jefferies: Bare. Earlier this month, the company announced four new comedy specials, including this one as well as new specials from Bill Cosby, Bill Burr, and Chelsea Peretti. A previously announced special from Chelsea Handler is also coming in October. Here’s the description for …

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Here’s What’s About To Hit Netflix (Robin Williams Classics Included)

As you know, content comes and goes on Netflix. Each week, we’re bringing you a list of titles that you’ll be able to stream in the U.S. in the coming days. As always, dates are subject to change. If the last couple weeks’ lists were a little on the short side, this week’s certainly makes up for them. There’s a …

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Hulu Picks Up The Hilarious ‘Party Down’

Hulu announced that it has acquired streaming rights to comedy series Party Down. Starting on Friday, all episodes of the show will be available to stream exclusively on Hulu Plus. The first five episodes will be available for a limited time on the free version of Hulu. Party Down ran for only two seasons on Starz from 2009 – 2010. …

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Netflix Has Already Renewed BoJack Horseman

It’s only been four days since the first season debuted, but Netflix is apparently already happy enough with the outcome to renew BoJack Horseman for another season. The Hollywood Reporter says the show will be back with another twelve episodes. If you’re still wondering whether or not you should watch it, you can at least take comfort in knowing that …

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Tumbleweeds For Netflix Shows During Monday’s Emmys

Netflix originals accumulated a total of thirty-one Emmy nominations last month, but Monday night’s ceremony didn’t amount to much for them. They did manage to snag seven awards in the Creative Arts session, but those were given before the Primetime ceremony, and don’t get nearly the attention. Orange is the New Black’s Uzo Aduba won Outstanding Guest Actress in a …

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Netflix Debuts New Show ‘BoJack Horseman’

Netflix just debuted the first season of its new show BoJack Horseman, an animated comedy featuring the voices of Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie, and Aaron Paul. The season contains twelve episodes. 2014 is the year of the horse. #BoJackHorseman #NowOnNetflix http://t.co/V5EcDNTD8E — Netflix US (@netflix) August 22, 2014 Here’s the show’s description from the original announcement: Legendary star …

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Here’s What’s New On Hulu And Hulu Plus

To go with our weekly lists of what’s hitting Netflix, we recently started sharing updates on new content hitting Hulu and Hulu Plus, as Hulu sends us lists. Here’s this week’s: Manhattan– New Episode – “The Hive” The community reels after losing a member, while new security measures affect the scientists’ work. (Monday, Aug. 11 on Hulu Plus, Wednesday, Aug. …

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Here’s What’s About To Hit Netflix (I Hope You Like ‘Criminal Minds’)

As you know, content comes and goes on Netflix. Each week, we’re bringing you a list of titles that you’ll be able to stream in the U.S. in the coming days. As always, dates are subject to change. We learned today that Netflix is getting some new exclusive stand-up comedy specials. Those won’t be out for a bit yet, but …

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Netflix Announces Comedy Specials From Bill Cosby, Bill Burr, Jim Jefferies & Chelsea Peretti

Netflix just announced four exclusive stand-up comedy specials from Bill Cosby, Jim Jefferies, Bill Burr, and Chelsea Peretti. These will join Netflix’s previously announced Chelsea Handler special Uganda Be Kidding Me Live on its slate. Jim Jeffries: Bare will debut on Friday, August 29th. Description: Filmed live at the Wilbur Theatre in Boston, Jim Jefferies is back and fired up …

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Mayim Bialik Expands TV Repertoire

Mayim Bialik began her TV career by playing Blossom on NBC’s sitcom of the same name. Following her foray into acting, however, Bialik would go on to get her PhD in neuroscience and wind up landing a much more appropriate role as Amy Farrah Fowler on CBS’s The Big Bang Theory. Now, Bialik in an Emmy-nominated supporting actress on TV’s …

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