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Julianne Hough will play Jolene in Netflix’s Dolly Parton series

Julianne Hough will play Jolene in Netflix's Dolly Parton series

Just imagine the casting call for Netflix’s upcoming anthology series inspired by the music of Dolly Parton: “Must have flaming locks of auburn hair, ivory skin, and eyes of emerald green. Candidates with smiles like a breath of spring and/or a voice soft like summer rain strongly encouraged to audition.” OK, so present-day Julianne Hough, with her

Netflix’s releasing Henry Cavill in ‘The Witcher’

Netflix's releasing Henry Cavill in 'The Witcher'

Netflix dropped a Halloween surprise by releasing a very brief first look at Justice League star Henry Cavill in the TV adaptation of The Witcher video game. But the real journey was not the 10 seconds of footage with no dialogue — it was the memes we made along the way. Cavill has the thankless job of being the live-action embodiment of a video

Netflix plans $2 billion debt issue to fund new Programming

Netflix announced its third tap of debt markets in a year on Monday, aiming to raise about $2 billion as the streaming video pioneer invests heavily in original shows and acquiring content to fend off intensifying competition. Netflix bond prices were little moved immediately after the announcement, but can be expected to fall, as the

Netflix has canceled Luke Cage ahead of third season

Netflix has canceled Luke Cage ahead of third season

One week after Iron Fist was canned and the same day that the long awaited third season of Daredevil launched, Netflix has canceled Luke Cage. “Unfortunately, Marvel’s Luke Cage will not return for a third season,” Marvel and the streaming service said on Friday. “Everyone at Marvel Television and Netflix is grateful to the dedicated

Henry Cavill cast in Netflix’s upcoming series ‘The Witcher’

Henry Cavill cast in Netflix's upcoming series 'The Witcher'

The show will be based on the novels of the same name and Cavill will play the role of Geralt of Rivia. The news was announced by the show’s writer and creator Lauren Hissrich who tweeted ‘I didn’t have writers or scripts yet – just a greenlight and a lot of passion. ‘That was four