The student news site of Orono High School

The Spartan Speaks

The student news site of Orono High School

The Spartan Speaks

The student news site of Orono High School

The Spartan Speaks

Whats up with Bridgerton?

What’s up with Bridgerton?

Claire Hyrkas, Staff Reporter March 16, 2021

A blast to the past to rediscover a new world of decadence and drama. Netflix’s eight episode original series Bridgerton, rated TV-MA, made its debut December 25, 2020 taking 82 million households by...

Sylvie feeling the same way about Emily as all viewers

American Menace: “Emily in Paris” TV-MA

Rachael Driskill, Copy Editor December 17, 2020

On October 2nd, Netflix released a show titled “Emily in Paris”. Created and directed by Darren Star, the comedy-drama stars Lily Collins as Emily Cooper, a marketing executive and Chicago native who...

Beth Harmon captivates her viewers in an intense stare during a chess match.

‘The Queen’s Gambit’ brings allure to the game of chess

Jillian Cook, News Editor December 8, 2020

“Let’s play” is the last line of Netflix’s seven-episode, TV-MA limited series that was released in late October. Beth Harmon, played by Anya Taylor-Joy, faces a group of candid men for a game...

Many shows will be getting their new seasons later this summer.

Shows and Movies Coming and Going from Netflix: May 2017

Sophia Rauchle, Editor in Chief April 10, 2017

With summer approaching fast, the time for awesome TV shows and films to hit Netflix again. With the renewal of seven shows and 20 shows sadly leaving, Netflix is continuing to update and renew their shows...

The promo picture for the Netflix Original Series, Stranger Things.

Netflix Original on the Rise

Morgan Marxer, News Editor January 13, 2017

Created by the Duffer Brothers, “Stranger Things” is a new American science fiction-horror series, written and directed by Matt and Ross Duffer and executive-produced by Shawn Levy. The first season...

The house that Netflix built

The house that Netflix built

Pete Makarov, Editor in Chief - Online March 18, 2014

On Feb. 14, the second season of the Netflix original, House of Cards, was released after much anticipation from viewers. Directed by David Fincher, House of Cards is based off a popular British series....

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