Netflix Sets ‘Jinn’ as First Arabic Original Series

Netflix Sets ‘Jinn’ as First Arabic Original Series

Netflix has set “Jinn” as its first Arabic-language original series, a coming-of-age teen drama with supernatural elements that began production Monday in Amman, Jordan. The six-episode series is expected to be available to Netflix members worldwide in 2019. Until now, Netflix’s only…

3 Big Questions About Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Billion-Dollar Gamble on Premium Mobile TV

3 Big Questions About Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Billion-Dollar Gamble on Premium Mobile TV

Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman will build it. Will the world’s smartphone-carrying masses come? The duo this week announced that they’ve landed a $1 billion kitty from major Hollywood entertainment companies, Chinese technology giant Alibaba, and blue-chip VCs. The plan with their…