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Chance The Rapper, Cardi B, T.I. to judge Netflix hip-hop contest series

Nov 14, 2018 - 4:38 PM

'Rhythm + Flow' will be Netflix's first unscripted hip-hop music competition series

'Narcos' lesson? Drug 'wars' don’t work

Nov 09, 2018 - 7:05 PM

The stars and showrunner of ‘Narcos: Mexico’ are definitely not afraid to be political

NARCOS IN MEXICO. The stars and showrunner of the new Netflix original series in Singapore. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Binge-worthy: 'The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina'

Oct 25, 2018 - 10:00 AM

This tale of witchcraft and coming of age packs lots of thrills

BINGE-WORTH? Certainly. Image courtesy of Netflix

Binge-worthy: 'Daredevil' season 3

Oct 24, 2018 - 9:01 PM

A powerful villain returns, and a new one arrives to wreak havoc on Hell’s Kitchen

BINGE-WORTHY? Has there been a superhero show with as much self-doubt and trepidation as 'Daredevil?' Image from Netflix

WATCH: The secret behind those spooky 'Haunting of Hill House' scenes

Oct 22, 2018 - 10:59 PM

'You have to capture lighting in a bottle but you just have to get it once'

Image courtesy of Netflix

Netflix pulls plug on 'Luke Cage'

Oct 20, 2018 - 3:47 PM

The show is the second Marvel series on Netflix to get the ax

LUKE CAGE. The show starring Mike Colter is canceled by Netflix. Photo courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: The bad-ass first trailer for ‘Narcos: Mexico’

Oct 19, 2018 - 4:52 PM

The ‘Narcos’ spin-off explores the birth of Mexico’s drug war

EL PADRINO. Diego Luna plays Felix Gallardo, the big boss of 1980s Mexico's notorious Guadalajara cartel. Photo courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: Sabrina bargains with aunts in 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' first look

Oct 18, 2018 - 10:59 PM

Here's a glimpse of the highly-anticipated Netflix series, which premieres on October 26

Still courtesy of Netflix

Season 7 of 'Orange Is The New Black' will be the show's last

Oct 18, 2018 - 11:28 AM

Are you ready to say goodbye to your favorite prisoners from Litchfield?

WATCH: Kiernan Shipka picks between light or dark in 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina'

Oct 17, 2018 - 2:04 PM

'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' features 'unapologetic... fierce' women. Are you ready to handle this?

COMING-OF-AGE. Sabrina Spellman, the half-witch and half-human, has a decision to make. Image courtesy of Netflix

Knocked out: Marvel’s 'Iron Fist' gets the ax

Oct 13, 2018 - 3:44 PM

'Iron Fist' is the first Marvel show to be canceled by streaming giant Netflix

CANCELED. Iron Fist, which stars Finn Jones and Jessica Henwick, will no longer be renewed by Netflix for a third season. Photo courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: The official trailer of 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' has dropped

Oct 04, 2018 - 2:41 PM

Kiernan Shipka stars as Sabrina the Teenage Witch in this spooky adaptation

LOOK: 'Avatar: The Last Airbender' is coming back as a live-action series on Netflix

Sep 19, 2018 - 5:48 PM

Aang and friends are returning on-screen in a live-action Netflix original series

WATCH: The teenage witch turns scary 16 in ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ teaser trailer

Sep 15, 2018 - 11:26 AM

This is the creepiest version of ’Happy Birthday’ you’ll hear

SWEET 16. The new teaser for 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' shows the teenage witch celebrating her 16th birthday. Screenshot from YouTube.com/NetflixPH

Binge-Worthy: Iron Fist, Season 2

Sep 10, 2018 - 11:00 AM

New season improves on the last — but only just

WATCH: 'Narcos: Mexico' announces premiere date

Sep 07, 2018 - 8:41 AM

The ‘Narcos’ spinoff stars Michael Peña and Diego Luna

NEW TERRITORY. Michael Peña plays an undercover DEA agent on the tail of a powerful drug lord in 'Narcos: Mexico.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

‘End of the F***ing World’ returns for season 2

Aug 22, 2018 - 7:29 PM

The Netflix dark comedy about two f***ed up teenagers continues

RENEWED. 'The End of the F***ing World' returns for a second season. Photo courtesy of Netflix

FIRST LOOK: Kiernan Shipka as Sabrina Spellman in ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’

Aug 14, 2018 - 12:05 PM

The upcoming Netflix series is a darker retelling of the story of Archie Comics' resident teenage witch

TEENAGE WITCH. Kiernan Shipka plays Sabrina Spellman in the upcoming Netflix series. Photo courtesy of Netflix

'Orange is the New Black season 6': Closure, new beginnings in Litchfield Penitentiary

Aug 09, 2018 - 7:00 PM

'Orange is the New Black' has always been about juggling different characters, storylines, and backstories

Orange Is the New Black

‘House of Cards’ season 6 premieres in November

Aug 08, 2018 - 11:51 AM

The show returns for one last season

HOUSE OF CARDS. The final season of the Netflix original returns in November. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Petition urges 'fat-shaming' Netflix series to be scrapped

Jul 25, 2018 - 9:40 AM

'Insatiable' features a bullied overweight teenager who seeks revenge after losing weight

INSATIABLE. The upcoming Netflix series has been accused of fat shaming. Screenshot from YouTube.com/NewOnNetflix

LOOK: Diego Luna, Michael Peña star in 'Narcos: Mexico'

Jul 19, 2018 - 3:31 PM

The drug war drama explores new territory

DIEGO LUNA. The actor plays drug lord Felix Gallardo. Photo courtesy of Netflix

‘The Crown’ season 3 first look: Olivia Colman as the queen

Jul 17, 2018 - 12:42 PM

The actress takes over Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II

NEW QUEEN. Olivia Colman takes over the role of Queen Elizabeth II in 'The Crown' season 3. Photo courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: ‘Stranger Things’ teaser trailer is an '80s-style ad for Starcourt Mall

Jul 17, 2018 - 12:23 PM

By the looks of it, the mall will be at the center of season 3’s events

FRESH FACE. Maya Hawke joins Joe Keery and the rest of the 'Stranger Things' cast for season 3. Screenshot from YouTube.com/NewonNetflix

LOOK: First photos of 'She-Ra' reboot released

Jul 17, 2018 - 12:10 PM

'She-Ra and the Princesses of Power' is set for release November 16 on Netflix

YAAAAS! Queer Eye is coming back for a third season

Jul 17, 2018 - 7:51 AM

This time, the Fab 5 will be working their magic on the people of Kansas City, Missouri

OFF TO MISSOURI. The Fab 5 are headed to Kansas City for 'Queer Eye' season 3. Screenshot from Instagram.com/queerye

WATCH: ‘Orange is the New Black’ women enter maximum security in season 6 trailer

Jul 11, 2018 - 11:13 AM

The comedy-drama returns to Netflix on July 27

MAXIMUM SECURITY. Piper and the other inmates are transferred to a new 'home' in 'Orange is The New Black' season 6. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Netflix to stream first original Indian series 'Ghoul'

Jul 09, 2018 - 7:50 PM

The show premieres on August 24

'Ultraman' coming to Netflix in CGI anime form

Jul 06, 2018 - 4:26 PM

The streaming platform's anime roster continues to expand

ULTRAMAN. The iconic hero is coming to the streaming service. Image courtesy of Netflix

A new K-drama from the makers of 'Descendants of the Sun' is coming to Netflix

Jun 21, 2018 - 6:49 PM

'Mr Sunshine' is a new collaboration from Kim Eun-sook and Lee Eung-bok

K-DRAMA. Lee Byung-hun and Kim Tae-ri star in Mr. Sunshine. Photo courtesy of Hwa&Dam/ Netflix

WATCH: Luke Cage is bulletproof – but not fist-proof – in season 2 trailer

May 08, 2018 - 11:18 AM

Harlem’s defender meets his match

LUKE CAGE. The bulletproof hero meets his match. Screenshot from YouTube.com/NewonNetflix

First look: '13 Reasons Why' season 2 photos

May 04, 2018 - 1:42 PM

Season two of '13 Reasons Why' is looking intense

13 Reasons Why

'13 Reasons Why' season 2 gets premiere date

May 01, 2018 - 9:17 AM

Will you be streaming this series?

SERIES RETURNS. Netflix announces its controversial but popular series will returned on May 18. Image from the '13 Reasons Why' Twitter account

Unloading on Brillante Mendoza's 'Amo'

Apr 12, 2018 - 7:45 PM

'Amo' is basically an anti-drug PSA that drags on for 13 episodes

Cancel Brillante Mendoza's 'Amo'? Netflix says viewers choose what to watch

Apr 12, 2018 - 12:57 PM

'We understand that viewers may have opposing opinions but leave it to them to decide,' says the entertainment giant

CANCEL IT? Netflix says it's up to viewers to discern what to watch. Screenshot from Netflix

Mom of slain teen to Netflix: Cancel Brillante Mendoza's 'Amo'

Apr 09, 2018 - 4:38 PM

Luzviminda Siapo is the mother of 19-year-old Raymart Siapo, a teenager gunned down after being accused of peddling marijuana

GRIEF. Luzviminda Siapo visits the grave of her son, Raymart, in a Malabon cemetery on a rainy All Saints' Day, November 1, 2017. File photo by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler

Brillante Mendoza: Netflix series shows 'necessary' PH drug war

Apr 05, 2018 - 11:58 AM

'This is something based on research, and the police had their input too. Our story was based on real events,' the multi-awarded Filipino director says

DRUG WAR STORY. Filmmaker Brillante Mendoza, a known Duterte supporter, has directed the past two State of the Nation Addresses.  Photo by Patrick Kovarik/AFP

Netflix royal drama 'The Crown' apologizes over pay furor

Mar 21, 2018 - 6:21 PM

Left Bank Pictures issues a statement after producers admit actress Claire Foy was paid less than her co-star Matt Smith in the show

The Crown (L to R) Prince Philip, Elizabeth Philip and Elizabeth share an intimate moment

Netflix admits Claire Foy's 'The Crown' salary is less than Matt Smith's

Mar 14, 2018 - 10:11 AM

The show's producers confirm that Matt Smith, Claire's co-star in the show negotiated a better deal because of his perceived higher profile

The Crown - Elizabeth - Elizabeth in Scotland

Drew Barrymore, Timothy Olyphant in Manila for ’Santa Clarita Diet’ season 2 premiere

Mar 12, 2018 - 7:25 PM

For the actors, the show's second season may just be better than the first

SANTA CLARITA DIET. Stars Timothy Olyphant and Drew Barrymore visit Manila for the premiere of the show's second season. Photo courtesy of Netflix.

'Queer Eye' is back and ready to save us from ourselves

Mar 04, 2018 - 3:12 PM

Netflix revives 'Queer Eye for the Straight Guy' for a new generation of viewers, both straight and not, in desperate need of unbridled positivity and love

Big Bang’s Seungri to star in new series by Netflix and YG Entertainment

Feb 23, 2018 - 9:48 PM

The show is set to be launched this year

'YG FSO.' Bigbang's Seungri stars in a new sitcom by Netflix and YG Entertainment. Photo courtesy of Netflix

5 of our favorite Netflix shows (that aren’t 'Stranger Things' or 'Black Mirror')

Jan 12, 2018 - 8:00 PM

Weekend agenda: Netflix and chill!

THE CROWN. The historical drama is now on its second season. Photo courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: Jessica Jones gets back to business in new season 2 trailer

Dec 11, 2017 - 3:51 PM

The trailer also shows the new season's launch date

JESSICA JONES. The private investigator is kicking ass again in the new season of Netflix's Marvel series. Screengrab from YouTube.com/NewOnNetflix

WATCH: These shows are on Netflix, iFlix in October 2017

Oct 07, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Here's what you can binge-watch this month!

'Castlevania' coming to Netflix

Feb 09, 2017 - 2:15 PM

The iconic vampire hunting gaming series is getting its own animated show

CASTLEVANIA. Gamers on Netflix are in for a treat with the Konami series swooping towards the streaming platform. Image from Castlevania/Konami