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WATCH: New action-packed 'Stranger Things 3’ trailer is most intense one yet

Jun 21, 2019 - 11:41 AM

The town of Hawkins is in for an adrenaline-filled ride, and we can't wait any longer!

'Queer Eye' season 4 is returning in July

Jun 19, 2019 - 2:41 PM

More of the Fab Five coming right up!

FAB FIVE. Bobby Berk, Tan France, Antoni Porowski, Jonathan Van Ness, and Karamo Brown are returning to Kansas City for season 4 of 'Queer Eye.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

Netflix's 'Russian Doll' gets a second season

Jun 12, 2019 - 3:42 PM

Sweet birthday baby! The 'Russian Doll' loop goes on

Netflix renews ‘Love, Death and Robots’ for season 2

Jun 11, 2019 - 6:56 PM

Netflix's animated short film anthology returns!

Netflix renews ‘Lucifer’ one last time for season 5

Jun 07, 2019 - 1:33 PM

Bittersweet news for Lucifans – the show's upcoming 5th season will also be its last

Here's your guide to the twists and turns of 'Black Mirror' Season 5

Jun 05, 2019 - 5:30 PM

The new season of 'Black Mirror' highlights personal struggle and desire to find meaning

SEASON 5. This season focuses on smaller, more personal struggles. Image courtesy of Netflix

Russo brothers to spearhead 'Magic: The Gathering' animated series on Netflix

Jun 03, 2019 - 9:38 PM

An animated series – the first of its kind for the franchise – will stream on Netflix

SOON ON NETFLIX. The popular card game – which has spawned in other forms of media – will stream on Netflix. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Netflix’s 'Arthdal Chronicles' isn’t your Korean 'Game of Thrones'

Jun 02, 2019 - 8:00 PM

'Perhaps there are similarities in the characters’ costumes or even the cinematography, but to accuse Arthdal Chronicles of being a copycat is quite a stretch'

Photo courtesy of Netflix

Soong Joong-ki, Jang Dong-gun, Kim Ji-won, Kim Ok-vin talk about their 'Arthdal Chronicles' characters

Jun 02, 2019 - 3:30 PM

The four Korean stars talk about their strong characters and how Korea's is unique and memorable

NOW ON NETFLIX. The world of Arthdal comes to life on 'Arthdal Chronicles.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

Here's why 'Arthdal Chronicles' is your next Netflix must-watch

Jun 01, 2019 - 2:00 PM

Learn more about the Netflix series here!

'ARTHDAL CHRONICLES.' Korea’s 'first ancient historical drama' will also stream on Netflix. Still courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: Teaser trailer for 'The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance'

May 31, 2019 - 4:34 PM

The puppet-animated series is set to premiere on Netflix in August

PUPPET ANIMATION. 'The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance' features classic puppetry and cutting-edge visual effects. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Here's a sneak peek into Black Mirror season 5

May 30, 2019 - 8:23 PM

Who's looking forward to season 5?

Images courtesy of Netflix

KathNiel teleserye 'La Luna Sangre' is now on Netflix

May 27, 2019 - 9:09 PM

'La Luna Sangre' follows the footsteps of another ABS-CBN show, 'FPJ's Ang Probinsyano'

WATCH: ‘Orange Is The New Black’ cast sing backstage for final season’s trailer

May 23, 2019 - 11:40 AM

The last season of 'Orange Is The New Black' premieres on July 26

WATCH: Miley Cyrus plays troubled star in new 'Black Mirror' season 5 trailer

May 22, 2019 - 12:41 PM

The trailers have 'Black Mirror' fans extra pumped for season 5's June 5 release date

Finally, 'Black Mirror' season 5 is coming!

May 15, 2019 - 8:53 PM

Mark your calendars for June 5

SEASON 5. The new season of 'Black Mirror' includes an appearance by Miley Cyrus. Screenshot from

On eve of 2019 polls, 'Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj' criticizes Duterte's 'drug war,' allies

May 12, 2019 - 10:59 PM

'Normally midterms act as a check on the president. But there's nothing normal about President Rodrigo Duterte,' says the comedian

PH SPOTLIGHT. Comedian Hasan Minhaj puts a spotlight on Duterte's bloody 'drug war' the day before the 2019 midterm elections. Screenshot from the Patriot Act's YouTube page

This is not a drill: 'Ang Probinsyano' is now on Netflix

May 10, 2019 - 11:46 AM

If you want to find it, type 'Brothers' on the search bar

CARDO DALISAY. Coco Martin plays an honest cop in ABS-CBN's 'Ang Probinsyano.' The first season of the long-running show is now available on Netflix. Screenshot from

[OPINION] There's no template for Filipino street food

May 05, 2019 - 12:30 PM

'It is so limiting, not to mention asinine, to think that there is any one staple food'

Gloria Diaz to guest star in Netflix’s ‘Insatiable’

May 03, 2019 - 2:03 PM

The beauty queen is set to appear in the shows second season

GUEST STAR. Gloria Diaz shares a photo with Dallas Roberts, who she is appearing alongside in the second season of 'Insatiable.' Screenshot from

[OPINION] The 'nilarang' chever, and other Cebuano delicacies

May 02, 2019 - 8:30 PM

'Street food is almost always a highly localized experience. If you’re not from there – especially if you’re not from there – the least one can do is to show some respect.'

WATCH: Netflix's 'Sex Education' cast react to season 2 scripts for the first time

May 02, 2019 - 12:14 PM

School is back in session, and we can't wait for more 'sex ed!'

[OPINION] The Cebu 'Street Food' episode shows how hard it is to understand Filipino food

May 02, 2019 - 7:30 AM

Netflix's much-talked-about Cebu episode has sparked an online debate on Filipino food – but should it have?

Obamas producing Netflix project critical of Trump

May 01, 2019 - 3:30 PM

Former first couple Barack and Michelle Obama are producing the TV adaptation of Michael Lewis' book 'The Fifth Risk', a critique on Trump's rise to power

Spike in U.S. teen suicides after Netflix release of '13 Reasons Why' – study

May 01, 2019 - 3:12 PM

According to the new study, researchers estimate there were an additional 195 suicide deaths – an increase of nearly 29% – among 10 to 17 year-olds in the 9 months after its release

A promotional image for the Netflix show '13 Reasons Why'. Image courtesy of Netflix

Cebu’s delicacies take the spotlight in new Netflix series ‘Street Food’

Apr 11, 2019 - 2:40 PM

Cebu City is among the 9 Asian cities to be featured in the first season of the upcoming documentary series

CULINARY HERO. Cebu's culinary heroes are featured in the new Netflix documentary, 'Street Food.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

Netflix renews 'Umbrella Academy' for season 2

Apr 03, 2019 - 9:31 AM

The Hargreeves fam is back!

Dream team come true: Ross Butler joins Noah Centineo in 'TATBILB' sequel

Apr 02, 2019 - 10:37 AM

Ross is playing Peter Kavinsky's best buddy Trevor Pike in the 'To All The Boys I've Loved Before' sequel

WATCH: Noah Centineo is a date for hire in Netflix's 'The Perfect Date' trailer

Mar 27, 2019 - 6:00 PM

The film is set to be released on Netflix in April

STAND-IN. Noah Centineo plays a date for hire in the upcoming film 'The Perfect Date.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

Netflix dramatizes notorious India gang-rape murder case

Mar 21, 2019 - 1:24 PM

The 7-part series will be released on the streaming platform on March 22

'DELHI CRIME.' In the upcoming series, Shefali Shah plays an officer investigating the rape and murder of a young woman in Delhi. Screenshot from

WATCH: Adolescence and other monsters in ‘Stranger Things 3’ trailer

Mar 20, 2019 - 9:05 PM

The show premieres on Netflix on July 4

BACK TO HAWKINS. 'Stranger Things 3' is set to return in July. Photo courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: Mother Earth stars in Netflix’s ‘Our Planet’ documentary series trailer

Mar 20, 2019 - 5:34 PM

These animals are ready to make a splash!

Netflix lets you decide Bear Grylls' fate in interactive 'You vs. Wild' series

Mar 19, 2019 - 2:41 PM

After 'Bandersnatch’, Netflix’s newest choose-your-own adventure thrill will have you ensuring Bear Grylls' survival – no pressure at all

WATCH: The 'Sabrina' season 2 trailer is out

Mar 19, 2019 - 9:22 AM

Check out the trailer for the second season of 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina', flying our way this April

WATCH: Mary J Blige records ‘Stay With Me’ for ‘The Umbrella Academy’

Mar 14, 2019 - 1:33 PM

If you loved Mary J Blige’s cover of the song, this is how you can listen to it over and over again

VILLAIN. In 'The Umbrella Academy,' Mary J Blige plays time-traveling assassin Cha Cha. Screenshot from Netflix Philippines' YouTube channel

Formula One heads to Netflix to rev up younger audience

Mar 09, 2019 - 2:00 PM

Documentary series 'Formula 1: Drive to Survive' retraces the events of the 2018 world championship and aims to 'bring F1 to popular culture'

'One Hundred Years of Solitude' to stream on Netflix

Mar 07, 2019 - 9:37 AM

The Spanish-language series is the first screen adaptation of the iconic novel

INFLUENTIAL WRITER. In this file photo taken on May 30, 2007 Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, sitting with his wife Mercedes Barcha, is asked by admirers to dedicate them books, before boarding the train to his hometown Aracataca in Santa Marta, Colombia. File photo by Alejandra Vega/AFP

WATCH: Grab the tissues, the ’Queer Eye’ season 3 trailer is here

Mar 05, 2019 - 2:11 PM

And it’s set to Carly Rae Jepsen’s newest single, no less

YAAAASS. The Fab 5 return for a new season of 'Queer Eye.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

Netflix to remake ‘The Baby-Sitters Club’

Mar 01, 2019 - 5:05 PM

The baby-sitters of Ann M. Martin's famous novel series are coming to Netflix

Netflix brings 'Haunting of Hill House' back to life for Season 2

Feb 22, 2019 - 11:16 AM

Caution: watch at your own risk!

It's official: Netflix pulls the plug on 'The Punisher,' 'Jessica Jones'

Feb 19, 2019 - 8:46 AM

The 3rd season of 'Jessica Jones' will be its last while 'The Punisher' won't be coming back for its own 3rd season

DONE – FOR NOW. Netflix officially ends its Marvel shows with the 3rd season of 'Jessica Jones' being its last. Still courtesy of Netflix

The boys are back: 'Queer Eye Season 3' returns in March

Feb 14, 2019 - 12:28 PM

Yaaaas, Hennys!

‘The Umbrella Academy’ shines when they’re together

Feb 08, 2019 - 7:30 PM

‘The Umbrella Academy’ works best when it frees itself from uninteresting drama and lets its characters lean into their weirdness

Netflix's ‘Sex Education’ is returning for season 2

Feb 01, 2019 - 10:00 PM

Production on the new season is set to begin soon

SEX EDUCATION. The coming-of-age comedy gets greenlit for a second season. Photo by Jon Hall/ Netflix

Robin Padilla: Nego ongoing for Netflix series on Bato

Jan 31, 2019 - 8:58 AM

Robin plans the series would continue from where the 'Bato' movie left off

NETFLIX NEXT? Robin Padilla has grand plans for a series centered around former PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Binge-worthy: Netflix's new K-drama, ‘Kingdom’

Jan 25, 2019 - 4:00 PM

The zombie historical K-drama offers lots of political intrigue, visceral horror, and jaw-dropping cinematography, but major cliffhangers hinder the series

GENRE-BENDING. Netflix's 'Kingdom' combines the thrills of a zombie story with the lush romance of a historical K-drama. Photo courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: A dysfunctional superhero family in ‘The Umbrella Academy’ first trailer

Jan 25, 2019 - 1:26 PM

'The Umbrella Academy' premieres on Netflix in February

THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY. The upcoming series, based on the comic by Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba, follows a group of superheroes adopted by a billionaire. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Is Peach just as bad as Joe in ‘You’? Shay Mitchell weighs in

Jan 15, 2019 - 4:56 PM

The actress talks about the complexities of her character in the hit series

TEAM PEACH. Shay Mitchell plays Peach Salinger in Netflix's 'You.' Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Penn Badgley is taking it 'one creepy step at a time' for 'You' season 2

Jan 14, 2019 - 7:58 PM

The actor drops by Manila with co-star Shay Mitchell

OH, HELLO. In 'You,' Penn Badgley plays Joe, a bookstore manager whose obsession with aspiring writer Beck goes too far. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler