Harry and Meghan accept an award in New York ahead of the release of their Netflix series

CNN — It The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have said “we know a ripple of hope can turn into a wave of change” after they were honored in New York for their work on racial justice and mental health. Prince Harry and Meghan was in the Big Apple to accept the 2022 Ripple of … Read more

Harry and Meghan accept an award in New York ahead of the release of their Netflix series

CNN — It The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have said “we know a ripple of hope can turn into a wave of change” after they were honored in New York for their work on racial justice and mental health. Prince Harry and Meghan was in the Big Apple to accept the 2022 Ripple of … Read more

‘Glass Onion’ hones in on the ‘Knives Out’ formula in this polished Netflix sequel

CNN — Rise to his matching challenge successful predecessor“Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery” maintains the razor-sharp formula, with settings that feel more strikingly like Agatha Christie tributes before a series of very clever twists kicks off. Writer-director Rian Johnson is back to putting together a solid cast behind Daniel Craigbut it’s the use of … Read more

‘Wednesday’ review: Jenna Ortega makes Netflix’s Addams Family series look like a snap

CNN — Although the main character’s name is inspired by the poetic line “Wednesday’s child is full of woe”, “Wednesday” generally enjoyable, thanks almost entirely to Jenna Ortega. After living out his Disney Channel days, Ortega made the now high school-aged daughter of the Addams family the coolest humorless goth sociopath you’ll ever meet, in … Read more

Dave Chappelle on ‘SNL’: A timeline of the controversy surrounding his transgender jokes

CNN — Tonight Dave Chappelle will be the host “Saturday Night Live” for the third time – a performance that stirred controversy even before he took the stage. The comedian has drawn growing anger in recent years for making jokes aimed at transgender people, and the protests grew louder last fall when Netflix released the … Read more

Dave Chappelle on “SNL”: A timeline of the controversy surrounding his transgender jokes

CNN — Tonight Dave Chappelle will be the host “Saturday Night Live” for the third time – a performance that stirred controversy even before he took the stage. The comedian has sparked growing anger in recent years for making jokes aimed at transgender people, and protests grew louder last fall when Netflix released the Chappelle … Read more

Analysis: New Netflix show keeps Blockbuster memories alive

A version of this story appeared in the Pop Life Chronicles, CNN’s weekly entertainment newsletter. To get it in your inbox, register for free here. CNN — Change is good, huh? I’ve been thinking about mixing it up when it comes to this newsletter, but I’d love to hear from you. What would you like … Read more

Netflix launches ‘Basic with Ads’ — its highly anticipated commercial support plan

New York CNN Business — In 2019, Netflix said in a letter to shareholders “we are … ad-free,” and added that being commercial-free is “part of our brand proposition.” That all changed on Thursday when the streaming leader launched “Basic with Ads,” the highly anticipated ad-supported subscription plan by the platform. The new tier will … Read more

Copycat lawsuits hit new media as TikTok creators, game designers and Instagrammers get sued

New York Business — It’s weird when wrestling superstar Randy Orton, Netflix romance “Bridgerton,” TikTok, a tattoo artist, Instagram, NFT, and Andy Warhol’s portrait of Prince all appear in the same law school textbook. A series of lawsuits have linked all the creators and platforms that are unlikely to be in litigation as high as … Read more

‘The Watcher’ is Netflix’s latest true story meant to keep you watching

CNN — Netflix has found its sweet spot by freaking us all out. The “Superintendent” is no exception. Here’s what you need to know about the new limited series streaming right now: Netflix described it as “the Brannock family moving into what was supposed to be their dream home in the suburbs, quickly becoming a … Read more