Tuesday, 15 October 2019

Tag Archives: Netflix

Netflix to premiere Jacqueline, Sushant’s DRIVE on 1 November

BOLLYWOOD: Drive is the first original film from Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions to release on Netflix. The streaming platform will premiere it on 1 November. It was previously scheduled to release in June but got further delayed, reportedly owing to production issues Hop into the backseat, #Drive coming to #Netflix soon & #Makhna, song ...

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Humaima Malick promotes Emraan Hashmi’s series ‘Bard of Blood’

BOLLYWOOD: Netflix’s ‘Bard of Blood’ has been severely criticized for portraying Pakistan in negative light. Actor Emraan Hashmi and producer Shah Rukh Khan have also faced the wrath of criticism when its trailer hit the internet. Despite all the backlash, Pakistani actress Humaima Malick has been seen promoting the series ...

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Netflix will make a ‘big increase’ in buying UK content

CAMBRIDGE: Netflix will make a “big increase” in its investment in British television production next year, taking advantage of the country’s strong story-telling expertise, Chief Executive Reed Hastings said on Friday. “The possibilities the internet brings for growing entertainment is phenomenal, and over the next several years with all of ...

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Film on Dr Abdus Salam is coming to Netflix

LONDON: A documentary about Pakistan’s first and only Nobel Laureate in Science, Dr Abdus Salam, will be on Netflix in October. Salam — The First ****** Nobel Laureate, a feature-length film, has already won accolades on the international film festival circuit, including DFW South Asian Film Festival, South Asia Human ...

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Salma Hayek wants to protect Mexico’s image

HOLLYWOOD: Salma Hayek says she refrains from using social media to comment on problems in her native Mexico because she wants to protect the country’s image. During an appearance to promote her Netflix series Monarcha on a family’s tequila empire, the actress was asked why she doesn’t use her social ...

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Half of British homes subscribe to a TV streaming services

LONDON: Some 13.3 million households – 47% of the total – were signed up to the most popular services, up from 11.2 million in 2018, Ofcom said. Nearly half of British homes subscribe to a streaming service such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Now TV or Disney Life, as traditional ...

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Huma Qureshi’s LEILA Review

Cast: Huma Qureshi, Rahul Khanna, Arif Zakaria, Sanjay Suri, Seema Biswas, Ashwath Bhatt, Anupam Bhattacharya, Akash Khurana, Jagjeet Sandhu Directors: Deepa Mehta, Shanker Raman and Pawan Kumar Rating: 4 Stars (out of 5) Set in a foreseeable future, Leila, which premieres on Netflix on June 14, is about a nation ...

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Microsoft gives glimpse of new Xbox console

LOS ANGELES: Microsoft on Sunday gave the world a first glimpse of a powerful next-generation Xbox gaming console that it aims to release late next year. Xbox head Phil Spencer pulled back the curtain on “Project Scarlett,” the creation of a successor to the Xbox One that will give game ...

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Karan Johar to host a dating show on Netflix

BOLLYWOOD: After hosting some of the successful chat shows on TV and radio, Bollywood’s ace director Karan Johar will now conquer the web space by hosting a unique chat show on Netflix. Sharing the news on his birthday, online streaming site Netflix announced on Twitter, “This is probably not how ...

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Netflix series ‘Leila’ trailer is out

BOLLYWOOD: The trailer of Netflix series Leila starring Huma Qureshi is out. The promo introduces us to a dystopian world where the cult of ‘Aryavarta’ dictates the order of society. Citizens are expected to live as per its commandments and if need be, they should be ready to sacrifice themselves ...

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