The story goes that Kevin Spacey bought a Netflix subscription for the "Manhattan" and "Annie Hall" director so he could watch Spacey's Netflix show "House of Cards". It's a bit of a coup then that Amazon has secured Allen's first ever TV series. “I don’t know how I got into this. I have no ideas and I’m not sure where to begin," said the writer, actor, director and jazz musician.
The Oscar-winning actor will direct for Netflix an adaptation of "First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers", a memoir by Cambodian author and human rights activist Loung Ung about her struggles under the Khmer Rouge regime.
Sophia Coppola will direct the deadpan former "Saturday Night Live" icon and an all-star cast in "A Very Murray Christmas" for Netflix, guests including George Clooney, Amy Poehler, Chris Rock and Miley Cyrus.
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The "Wolf of Wall Street" star will produce a series of environmental documentaries for Netflix.
Having left long-running and globally-beloved BBC motoring show "Top Gear" after a fracas over a sandwich, Clarkson (centre) has signed for Amazon with his sidekicks James May (left) and Richard Hammond (right).
Action star Yeoh returns to the role that brought her to the attention of western audiences 15 years ago in Netflix's first ever feature, "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" sequel "The Green Legend".
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The "Fight Club" star will play an army general in "War Machine", directed by "Animal Kingdom" helmer David Michôd. The film is based on the best-selling book "The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America's War in Afghanistan" by Michael Hastings.