Ted Sarandos
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October 10, 2018 - 10:46 am
By Sandra Gonzalez, CNN (CNN) -- Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos didn't have a lot of details to offer on the projects being prepped by Barack and Michelle Obama for his streaming service but indicated that the content won't necessarily be "political." "They want to do storytelling that...
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This Oct. 8, 2018 image shows the entrance to ABQ Studios in Albuquerque, N.M., on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018.
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October 08, 2018 - 7:35 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Netflix has chosen New Mexico as the site of a new U.S. production hub and is in final negotiations to buy an existing multimillion-dollar studio complex on the edge of the state's largest city, government and corporate leaders announced Monday. It's the company's first...
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In this April 16, 2007, file photo, Brendan Dassey appears in court at the Manitowoc County Courthouse in Manitowoc, Wis.
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September 25, 2018 - 7:39 pm
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A sequel to the popular "Making a Murderer" documentary series about a Wisconsin murder case is set to premiere Oct. 19 on Netflix. The first "Making a Murderer" recounted the story of Steven Avery and his nephew, Brendan Dassey, who were convicted in the 2005 slaying of...
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Amy Sherman-Palladino, front and center left, Daniel Palladino and the cast and crew of "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" accept the award for outstanding comedy series at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.
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September 18, 2018 - 6:45 am
By Lynn Elber, AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" became the first streaming series to win top Emmy comedy honors and HBO's "Game of Thrones" recaptured the best drama series award Monday at a ceremony that largely slighted its most ethnically diverse field...
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Aziz Ansari
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September 14, 2018 - 11:26 am
By Chloe Melas, CNN (CNN) -- Aziz Ansari has returned to the comedy stage. The former "Parks and Recreation" star did a stand-up set Monday night at Zanies comedy club in Nashville. Last week he was in Columbia, South Carolina. He also performed in Wisconsin and Philadelphia last month and at New...
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In this March 13, 2016, file photo, Norm Macdonald begins as host of the Canadian Screen Awards in Toronto.
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September 12, 2018 - 9:56 am
NEW YORK (AP) — "The Tonight Show" canceled an appearance by Norm Macdonald after criticism of his comments about the MeToo movement and fellow comedians Louis C.K. and Roseanne Barr. In a statement, NBC said it canceled Tuesday's appearance "out of sensitivity to our audience." The former "...
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Netflix Money
August 18, 2018 - 2:57 pm
Danielle Wiener-Bronner (CNN Money) -- Netflix is setting the record straight: It's not adding commercials. It is testing out video promotions between episodes and movies. They can be skipped. The popular streaming service quietly started testing the videos this week. In response, some users wrote...
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Bayer paid doctors millions for questionable birth control device
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July 29, 2018 - 10:19 am
By Elizabeth Cohen and Aaron Kessler (CNN) -- When Christina Potts was looking for permanent birth control, she said, her doctor was a "cheerleader" for one option and one option only: Essure. Potts says the device, which is implanted in a woman's fallopian tubes to block sperm from reaching an egg...
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Shonda Rhimes
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July 22, 2018 - 9:12 am
By Sandra Gonzalez (CNN) - - Shonda Rhimes's first batch of shows for Netflix will primarily be female-powered stories, several of which will be spearheaded by female creatives. The streaming network on Friday unveiled eight programs currently in development as part of the company's deal with...
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Bruce Springsteen
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July 18, 2018 - 5:58 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Put away your wallet — you won't have to pay hundreds of dollars to see Bruce Springsteen's Broadway show. Netflix announced Wednesday that it will broadcast The Boss' one-man show on Dec. 15, his last performance. "Springsteen on Broadway" has been extended three times. He had...
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