14 July 2020, Tuesday | 03:31pm


Netflix 'gay Jesus' film sparks backlash


MEXICO CITY: A comedy on Netflix depicting Jesus as a gay man has prompted widespread anger in Brazil with almost two million people signing a petition calling on the streaming service to remove the show.

Ahmad Idham clarifies Netflix censorship issue


KUALA LUMPUR: National Film Development Corporation (Finas) chief executive officer Ahmad Idham Ahmad Nadzri yesterday clarified the issue surrounding his suggestion that digital content on streaming platforms such as Netflix be regulated.

Disney+ launch suffers glitch due to overwhelming demand


WALT Disney Co said demand for its much-anticipated streaming service, Disney+, was well above its expectations in a launch on Tuesday marred by complaints from users about glitches and connection problems.

Disney Goes After Netflix With $13-a-Month Streaming Bundle

Walt Disney Co. is pricing a new bundle of streaming services at a surprisingly low $12.99 a month, challenging Netflix Inc. with a package that includes family programming, live sports and a deep library of television shows.

Netflix shares slide on disappointing subscriber growth


SAN FRANCISCO: Netflix shares plunged in after-hours trade Wednesday after its quarterly update showed weaker-than-expected subscriber growth for the streaming television sector leader.

‘Ultraman’: Netflix reboot has great start & finish but muddled middle

Fans who are familiar with the 2011 Ultraman manga series – a direct sequel to the original 1960s TV show – may not be thrown off-balance so much by this new animated show based on that comic.

GST implementation is highly likely for Netflix and iflix soon

SHAH ALAM: Online entertainment streaming services such as Netflix and iflix are expected to be taxed under the proposed amendments to the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Act which will include