Judi Dench says Netflix’s ‘The Crown’ uses ‘rough sensationalism’

LONDON, Oct 20 (Reuters) – British actress Judi Dench has asked Netflix to add a disclaimer to the royal drama “The Crown”, joining a chorus of criticizing the fictional storyline of the series. In a letter to The Times on Thursday, the 87-year-old veteran said as the award-winning show nears its present day “more and … Read more

Google, Netflix under scrutiny in South Korea over network fees

SEOUL, Oct 21 (Reuters) – South Korea’s parliament witnessed heated debate on Friday over a proposed law to make global content providers such as Netflix (NFLX.O) and Alphabet (GOOGL.O) Google pays for South Korea’s network fees. The considerations reflect efforts in Europe by some countries who want the European Commission to pass legislation ensuring some … Read more

Judi Dench says Netflix’s ‘The Crown’ uses ‘crude sensationalism’

LONDON, Oct 20 (Reuters) – British actress Judi Dench has called on Netflix to add a disclaimer to royal drama “The Crown”, joining a chorus of voices criticising the series’ fictionalised storylines. In a letter to The Times on Thursday, the 87-year-old veteran said as the award-winning show approached present times “the more freely it … Read more

Di Argentina, kontrol menelurkan kedelai dan nilai mata uang ‘Netflix’

BUENOS AIRES, 19 Okt (Reuters) – Jose Zegarra, seorang turis Peru di ibu kota Argentina, Buenos Aires, menemukan dengan susah payah bahwa nilai peso negara itu tidak selalu seperti yang terlihat karena kontrol modal yang ketat menelurkan serangkaian perbedaan yang liar. nilai tukar. Ditagih mendekati 150 peso resmi per dolar AS ketika dia membayar makanan … Read more

Netflix targets global TV ad market as next business to disrupt

Streaming giant bets on new, 30% cheaper ad-backed service Global TV advertising market estimated to be worth $153 bln ‘Great move’ in inflationary environment – consultant Ad-supported service to launch in U.S., 11 other markets in Nov Oct 19 (Reuters) – Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) upended the global entertainment industry about a dozen years ago with … Read more

Netflix reverses subscriber drop, shares jump 10%

LOS ANGELES, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) reversed subscriber losses and provided a slightly more bullish view than Wall Street had hoped, projecting new ad-supported streaming options will help attract 4.5 million subscribers by year-end . Netflix shares jumped 10% in after-hours trading on Tuesday to $265.00. Shares of the company, a favorite … Read more

Wall Street rally highlights reports from Tesla, Netflix

Oct 18 (Reuters) – Investors are speculating about whether Monday’s big stock jump was the start of a recovery or another pause in the market’s downturn, and the answer may hinge in part on upcoming quarterly results from heavyweights including Tesla Inc (TSLA.O), Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ.N) and Netflix Inc (NFLX.O). The world’s most-tracked … Read more

Forecast Netflix in focus as streaming pioneer will roll out ad-supported tier

Oct 17 (Reuters) – Netflix Inc subscriber growth forecast () will be in focus when it reports third-quarter results on Tuesday, with the streaming pioneer set to roll out ad-supported plans to better compete with competitors such as Disney+ and HBO Max. Last week, Netflix said it would launch the package in November for $6.99 … Read more

French TV shares slump after merger to challenge Netflix collapse

A view shows the headquarters of French television group M6 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, near Paris, France, May 21, 2021. REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier/File Photo Sign up now for unlimited FREE access to Reuters.com List PARIS/MILAN, Sep 19 (Reuters) – The collapse of a deal to form a French TV giant to challenge US streaming services like Netflix (NFLX.O) … Read more

French broadcaster gives up anti-Netflix merger deal

Sign up now for unlimited FREE access to Reuters.com List PARIS, Sep 16 (Reuters) – France’s two largest private broadcasters, M6 Group (MMTP.PA) and TF1 (TFFP.PA), scrapped their planned merger to fend off a resurgence of US streaming platforms, saying antitrust demands made the deal irrelevant. If successful, the deal would change the landscape of … Read more