DreamWorks Animation’s Action-Packed Dinotrux Barges Onto Netflix As New Original Series For Kids Building of Epic New World Based on Award-Winning Children’s Books Set to Begin in Spring 2015 LOS ANGELES and BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — DreamWorks Animation and Netflix are bulldozing back to a prehistoric world of epic proportions with […]
The New York Times reports that Netflix has made a 26-episode order of a new Magic School Bus animated series with Scholastic Media, reviving and updating the long-running educational series that was a mainstay on PBS and currently lives on in reruns on Qubo. The new series will be titled The Magic School Bus 360°, […]
Vincent D’Onofrio [“Law & Order: Criminal Intent”] has been cast as the villainous Wilson Fisk, aka Kingpin, for the new 13-episode “Daredevil” series on Netflix. As a powerful businessman, Kingpin will become the arch-enemy of Daredevil [played by Charlie Cox] in the series. “Daredevil” is currently set to debut on Netflix in early 2015.
Netflix released their first trailer for “Bojack Horseman” – their 12-episode Adult Swimesque animated series which will launch on August 22, 2014. The series voice-stars Will Arnett as the lead character, Bojack, a talking horse who was once the star of a hit sitcom [a la Wilbur from "Mr. Ed"] but who is now just […]
The Hollywood Reporter notes that DreamWorks Dragons, the animated series based on the How to Train Your Dragon feature film, will be moving to Netflix for its third season from its current home on Cartoon Network. New episodes are set to premiere starting in 2015, although the series itself is a bridge between the first […]
Charlie Cox [“Boardwalk Empire”] has been selected to be The Daredevil, one of Marvel’s comic book superheroes, for a 13-episode series on Netflix. Cox will play Matthew Murdock – aka Daredevil – a blind attorney-at-law who becomes the crimefighting superhero. “Daredevil” is slotted to begin its first season in early 2015.
In a pair of recent announcements, the video service Netflix confirmed that it will begin global video streams for Polygon Pictures’ sci-fi mecha anime Knights of Sidonia on July 4, 2014 and Toei’s 2013 film Harlock: Space Pirate (a.k.a. Space Pirate Captain Harlock) on August 1, 2014. Knights of Sidonia was first announced last December […]
DreamWorks and Netflix have crafted a deal which will bring three new animated series to the online network as well as five more episodes of the speedy snail series “TURBO Fast”. The three newbies will be series based on King Julien, the lemur from “Madagascar”, Puss, the lead feline character in “Puss ‘n Boots” and […]