So Now There's Netflix And Chill Branded Condoms

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 09.10.2015 | UK Comedy

The 'Netflix and chill' internet meme appears to be entering its final throws of relevancy - as it is turned into a tacky business empire by a condom-...

'The Office' Has Disappeared From Netflix, And People Are Freaking Out

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 01.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

Make sure you’re sitting down. We have a bit of bad news. Netflix have taken the American version of ‘The Office’ off their streaming service. ...

How On-Demand Is Changing the UK Film Industry

Al Morrow | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Entertainment
Al Morrow

Though it's still business as usual for the UK film industry, changing audience demographics, tax reliefs, on-demand streaming and funding strategies are changing the day-to-day process of the way films are made and consumed in the UK.

FIRST LOOK: David Tennant In Marvel's Jessica Jones

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

David Tennant will soon be back on our screens, appearing in Marvel's highly-anticipated 'Jessica Jones', with the whole series set to premiere on Net...

Caroline Frost

'The More Miserable I Am, The Happier They Are' | Caroline Frost | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

An integral part of the huge appeal of Welsh crime drama ‘Y Gwyll/Hinterland’ is the bleak, beautiful surroundings of this particular pocket of mi...

Apple Just Came Up With A Really INCREDIBLE Way To Watch TV

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 10.09.2015 | UK Tech

Apple has unveiled a new Apple TV alongside the new iPhone 6s and the new iPad Pro. This is the new Apple TV. #AppleEvent pi...

The Seven Inevitable Stages of Box-Set Addiction

Katy Wright | Posted 07.09.2015 | UK Comedy
Katy Wright

You decide to sign up to Netflix and watch an episode of this 'amazing' show just to have a little taste to see what it's like. What harm can it do? You press play. Seven hours later you notice the rays of the sun peeking through the gap in the living room curtains.

'Beasts of No Nation'

Derek Malcolm | Posted 06.09.2015 | UK Entertainment
Derek Malcolm

It is a deeply depressing tale. The young boy and his family are first seen sheltering in a village some way away from the coup which is destroying the government forces of their unnamed state. Their hopes of avoiding the conflict between government and rebel forces are ruined when government troops arrive and start slaughtering those who they believe are supporting the coup...

Netflix Declare That Clarkson And Co. 'Weren't Worth The Money'

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 04.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

It sounds like the folks over at Netflix aren’t exactly regretful at passing on the opportunity to have Jeremy Clarkson hosting a new car series on ...

Apple's Next Major Innovation Could Be An Augmented Reality Headset

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Tech

Apple is reportedly working on an augmented reality headset to rival the likes of Microsoft's HoloLens and Google Glass, according to a prominent indu...

Are Film Festivals Dying?

Derek Malcolm | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Entertainment
Derek Malcolm

More and more the question being asked is "is to all worth it?" The cynics suggest that a big, starry American film will make its way at the box-office whether or not it wins a Festival prize. And an art movie from a small country will be bought and shown all over the world if it is good enough.

Why Account Sharing is Good News for Netflix

Jason Mander | Posted 07.08.2015 | UK Tech
Jason Mander

Last month, Netflix hit the headlines once again by announcing that it had attracted more than 65 million members globally, with over 42 million of these subscribers coming from the US.

How Do You Get Over Your Creative Block?

Ellie Lewis | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Ellie Lewis

I've sat down to write this a thousand times. At least in my head I have. For the past few months I have been struggling with, for want of a better expression, writer's block. I have been drowning in doubt and question why I am even bothering whenever I open a word document. This has happened for both creative writing and blog posts.

The Piracy Problem - The Hunt for an Effective Solution

Wayne Beynon | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK Tech
Wayne Beynon

The new legislation can be effective, but it needs to be coupled with improved relations and co-operation between industry and streaming companies. This - I believe - may be the key to stamping out online piracy once and for all.

Twitter And Video-On-Demand - Shifting The TV Balance of Power?

Paul Blanchard | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Entertainment
Paul Blanchard

The balance of power has already shifted. VoD is a door that won't be slammed shut. The traditional broadcasters have spent the last few years looking down their noses; throwing a few out-of-date series in the direction of VoD. But recently things have changed.

Brace Yourself, Netflix Has Some Bad News For Us

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK Tech

All good things come at a price and Netflix is about to tell us how much. During a call to investors, the company's CEO Reed Hastings announced tha...

'Witnesses': The Latest Subtitled Crime Drama Is Very French And Very, Very Dark

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

The latest European TV drama 'Witnesses' has all the ingredients that we've come to expect of our continental crime fiction counterparts. Walking ...

8 Things We Already Know About Sunday Evening's Emmy Awards Winners

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

It's television's biggest night on Sunday evening, when the primetime Emmy Awards are handed out to the great, the good and, usually, somebody from 'D...

Caroline Frost

House of Cards, And Why Frank No Longer Talks To Camera... | Caroline Frost | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

The stakes are higher than ever for Frank Underwood now he’s installed as US President in Series 3 of the award-winning ‘House of Cards’, says s...

Caroline Frost

Who Is Nina Simone's Natural Successor? | Caroline Frost | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Entertainers have a huge role in inspiring people and keeping them energised for change and social justice, says the director of an intimate documenta...

Thirteen Signs Your Binge Watching Is Out of Control

Kim Chambers | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Kim Chambers

My habits are out of control and interfering with my life. I probably average three hours a day of binge watching television shows online and, on some days, up to seven hours of serious bingeing on a show.

Matt Smith Lands A Royal New Role

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

Former ‘Doctor Who’ star Matt Smith is set to play a young Prince Phillip in Netflix’s new big series ‘The Crown’. SEE ALSO: Matt And D...

Your Guide To Orange Is The New Black's Litchfield Lingo

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

After a long year of waiting, the doors of Litchifield Penitentiary are about to be thrown open once again, when the new series of ‘Orange Is The Ne...

‘Orange Is The New Black' Fiendishly Tricky Quiz

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Orange Is The New Black’ was an instant hit when it launched on Netflix in 2013 thanks to its smart and funny script and incredible array of stro...

The BBC Licence Fee Is Killing Creativity

M.R. Hall | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
M.R. Hall

When was the last time a BBC drama gave you that zinging sense of witnessing something dazzling, wonderful and challenging? Or opened up new areas of consciousness and forged hitherto unmade connections in your brain?