CFC, Netflix name TV development accelerator participants

Projects tapped include a half-hour comedy/drama from Jennifer Holness and Sudz Sutherland as well as a one-hour comedy/drama from Pat Mills.


Netflix orders more Warrior Nun

The streamer has greenlit a second season of the drama produced through showrunner Simon Barry’s Reality Distortion Field.


Netflix adds 10M subscribers in Q2, revenue growth in U.S., Canada

The streamer saw continued revenue and subscriber growth in the U.S. and Canada in Q2 as content chief Ted Sarandos is promoted to co-CEO.

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Exclusive: Netflix sets up virtual pitch day for Canadian creators

The global streamer is turning its attention to the English-language market, putting out a call for projects across non-fiction, animation, drama and indie film.

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Deals: Minerva Pictures, Netflix, PNP

Minerva Pictures picks up director Sean Cisterna’s From the Vine, while Netflix adds Studio Ghibli titles to its Canadian catalogue and PNP nabs Odd Man Rush.

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LGBTQ film festivals form alliance to elevate queer film

North American Queer Festival Alliance will debut with an online Pride event to mark the release of the Netflix original documentary Disclosure.

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eOne’s new show to take off with Netflix

President of family brands Olivier Dumont weighs in on why the SVOD was the right partner for the studio’s space-themed family series Alien TV.

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Netflix audiences adopt The Willoughbys

The latest family flick from Bron Animation was viewed by approximately 37.6 million households in a four-week period, according to the streamer.


WildBrain, Netflix bring back Johnny Test

The series found a new audience on the streamer because of its light-hearted style, and now it’s getting a refreshed look for two new seasons and an interactive special.

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CFC, Netflix unveil inaugural feature picks

Projects from Rama Rau, Jasmin Mozaffari and Henri Pardo are part of the CFC/Netflix Project Development Accelerator.


Behind the scenes of The Willoughbys

The animated film’s producers Brenda Gilbert and Luke Carroll discuss what made the Lois Lowry story a fit for the “Bron world” and collaborating with Netflix.


Netflix smashes Q1 forecasts, adds 16M subs

Overall revenue climbed 28% to US$5.8 billion, with Tiger King, Love is Blind and Ozark propelling viewership during the pandemic.