18 Feb 2019

Netflix axes Marvel shows Jessica Jones and The Punisher

Online streaming service Netflix has officially cancelled its remaining Marvel shows, Jessica Jones and The Punisher.

The shows were the only two series from the TV arm of comic book giant Marvel left on Netflix.

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30 Nov 2018

Netflix Cancels Marvel’s ‘Daredevil’ After Three Seasons

The ax continues to fall on Marvel’s series at Netflix. Daredevil, which launched the Marvel universe on the streaming platform, has been canceled after three seasons. The move comes on the heels of Netflix canceling Iron Fist and Luke Cage last month – but Daredevil seems to have an afterlife elsewhere.

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24 Nov 2018

Netflix and shill

That moment when you ask for something original and they offer you the reductive.

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22 Oct 2018

Netflix cancels ‘Luke Cage’ and ‘Iron Fist,’ jeopardizing Marvel’s ambitious superhero project

It is a truth universally acknowledged — when a company (or politician) wants to bury an embarrassing story, it’s released on Friday afternoon, after most people have tuned out for the weekend. The practice has become so widespread it even has a name: the Friday night news dump. Netflix must’ve really wanted to bury the news that it was canceling “Iron Fist” and “Luke Cage” — two of the four original TV series commissioned from the Marvel Cinematic Universe in 2013 — because news of the former broke first last Friday, Oct. 12 at 9 p.m. ET, and the latter didn’t become widely known until this Friday night at 10 p.m. ET.

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18 Sep 2017

Lady Gaga postpones European tour due to chronic pain condition

Following her cancellation of a concert in Rio due to “severe pain”, Lady Gaga has now also had to cancel a string of European dates.

In a statement from concert promoters Live Nation, the pop singer is said to be “devastated” over the decision, made under the advice of doctors. “Lady Gaga is suffering from severe physical pain that has impacted her ability to perform,” the statement reads. “She remains under the care of expert medical professionals who recommended the postponement earlier today.”

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