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Netflix has pulled production of an upcoming drama series from North Carolina over anti-gay legislation on the US state’s books, the show’s creator has said. Instead, the streaming service is expected to take the North Carolina-set drama OBX to neighbouring South Carolina instead, local media reported. OBX creator Jonas Pate, who grew up in North …

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The women of Litchfield Penitentiary are finally getting out of jail. Netflix favourite Orange is the New Black is set to end after its seventh season, which will air on the streaming platform in 2019. “After seven seasons, it’s time to be released from prison,” series creator Jenji Kohan said. “I will miss all the …

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Publicity photo of Hannah Gadsby by Netflix from her special Nanette

Queer comedian Hannah Gadsby is following up the success of her acclaimed Netflix special Nanette with a memoir. The book will be titled Ten Steps to Nanette, according to Australian publisher Allen & Unwin, and the project is “a memoir that follows the funny and sometimes dark events of the Australian comedian’s life leading up …

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Spoiler alert Orange is the New Black star Laura Prepon has revealed the Netflix prison drama is set to end with its seventh season. Laura Prepon, who plays Alex Vause, told The Hollywood Reporter, “The endgame is there. As of now, season seven is our last season. So, the endgame is clear. “But the reason …

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Comedian Hannah Gadsby appearing on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby has said she’s had to abandon her plan to quit comedy after the global success of her powerful Netflix special Nanette. In an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, the Tasmanian-born comedian said Nanette was initially planned to be her swansong. She told Fallon, “I’ve been doing these hour-long …

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Publicity photo of Hannah Gadsby by Netflix from her special Nanette

Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby’s powerful Netflix special Nanette was released to the streaming platform two weeks ago and viewers just can’t stop singing its praises. The show, which has been described as “funny, furious anti-comedy” and “stand-up meets TED Talk meets protest speech meets sermon,” takes the form of an autobiographical narrative as Gadsby chronicles …

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Queer eye

The mini-episode the boys from makeover show Queer Eye filmed in the Australian town of Yass has been released. The show’s Fab Five — Antoni Porowski, Tan France, Karomo Brown, Jonathan Van Ness and Bobby Berk — visited Australia earlier this month, and had two projects while in Yass. First, Tan, Karamo, and Jonathan helped …

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Queer Eye

Tan France has opened up about how his appearance on Netflix makeover show Queer Eye has improved his relationship with his family. The British-born fashion expert told his co-star Jonathan Van Ness’ Getting Curious podcast that he didn’t feel like he could’ve come out to his Pakistani father before his death when Tan was 13. …

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Queer Eye

Netflix has announced makeover show Queer Eye will return for season two on June 15. The massively successful series, a modernised revival of 2000s-era hit Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, introduced a brand new “Fab Five” – fashion expert Tan France, culture guru Karamo Brown, design expert Bobby Berk, grooming expert Jonathan Van Ness …

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Comedian Hannah Gadsby has announced the date her critically-acclaimed show Nanette will be released to streaming service Netflix. The show, which was intended to be the Tasmanian comedian’s last before taking a break, has instead launched her to international fame thanks to her powerful and fearless take on queerness, isolation, and homophobia. Gadsby describes the …

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