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‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Season 3 Reveals First Photos and Guest Stars

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 2 days ago
Netflix
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt may be debuting Season 3 later in the year than we’re used to, but the wait appears to be well worth it. Not only do we have our first photos, but also word on new and returning guests, from Laura Dern to Jon Hamm and yes, Robert Durst. Sort of.

Baz Luhrmann on Shorter ‘The Get Down’ Part 2, Likely Second Season

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 3 days ago
Netflix
Netflix Baz Luhrmann hip-hop drama The Get Down has often seen more problems than praise, making headlines for its unusual structure and expense, rather than content. The first season’s second half may get things back on track, though Luhrmann now reveals a shorter count than expected, and what may change in a second season.

What’s Leaving Netflix Instant: April 2017

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by Britt Hayes 3 days ago
FOX
Every month, as dozens of new titles are added to Netflix Instant’s vast streaming library (with even more possibilities for your endlessly indecisive scrolling), several movies and TV shows are taken away, spirited into the expiration ether. Now’s the time to stop procrastinating and do a little spring queue-cleaning by watching some of these titles before they disappear — possibly for good. Read on for a full list of what’s expiring from Netflix Instant in April.

New Netflix Instant Releases: April 2017

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by Britt Hayes 3 days ago
Focus Features
April showers bring…new titles to stream on Netflix Instant. That doesn’t rhyme, but you get the idea. Next month’s additions include new seasons of Netflix Original series The Get Down and Chewing Gum, as well as the first season of Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return, and the premiere of one of two Louis C.K. comedy specials hitting the service this year. You’ll also find a couple of recent Disney films, classic movies like Gremlins and A Nightmare on Elm Street, and plenty of new Netflix Original Films. Read on for the full list of releases coming to Netflix Instant in April.

‘Iron Fist’ Creator Dismisses Cultural Appropriation Claims as ‘Crap’

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 4 days ago
Marvel / Netflix
Anyone who partook of Netflix’s Iron Fist could recognize the series’ issues extend beyond casting, though we still wonder how things might have gone with a more culturally appropriate Danny Rand. That concern in particular hasn’t made inroads with the Marvel character’s co-creator, who shares a harsh response over “cultural appropriation and crap like that, which just makes me furious.”

‘Doctor Strange’ Helped ‘Iron Fist’ Star Get His Villainous Role

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 4 days ago
Marvel / Netflix
Marvel superheroes across the TV-movie spectrum may not join forces anytime soon, but that isn’t stopping a few team-ups behind the camera. Case in point. a notable Iron Fist star has Doctor Strange himself to thank for the gig, as Benedict Cumberbatch put in a good word.

Get a Closer Look at That Classic ‘Iron Fist’ Costume Easter Egg

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 5 days ago
Marvel / Netflix
Marvel’s Netflix Iron Fist may have neglected a colorful costume over its first thirteen episodes, though the final Defender series did manage to sneak in grainy footage of a previous Iron Fist in familiar garb. Now, a much closer look at that note-perfect costume has arrived, and … remind me why we couldn’t have Finn Jones wear this?

‘Iron Fist’ Star Says THAT Surprise Villain Will Return for Season 2

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 17, 2017 @ 4:55 PM
Marvel / Netflix
Plenty of familiar Iron Fist names were floated throughout the casting process, though several seemed to fall by the wayside as production got underway. Now, not only has a major Iron Fist character been confirmed for a stealthy Season 1 appearance, but said star is already eying a Season 2 return.

Netflix Changing Star-Rating System With New Compatibility Measure

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 16, 2017 @ 7:22 PM
Netflix
Netflix has been around long enough that its generational users interface very differently; some solely focused on streaming, while others continue physical media, and others still swear by five-star ratings. Now, Netflix has decided to overhaul its ratings system significantly, even adding a compatibility option.