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NETFLIX CONTINUES TO BRING NEW AND DIVERSE STORIES FROM EUROPE, MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA TO THE WORLD

Netflix, the world’s leading internet entertainment service, is amplifying local voices to bring new, diverse and never-before-seen stories from Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) to the world in 2018. Netflix believes that great stories can come from anywhere and that some of the world’s best content creators are in EMEA. That’s why, this year, consumers all around the …

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Martin Scorsese Brings “SCTV” Comedy Special to Netflix

· Netflix today announced that Academy Award-winning director, producer and screenwriter Martin Scorsese will direct an untitled Netflix original comedy special exploring the enduring legacy of Emmy-winning sketch comedy show SCTV. · Scorsese will reunite comedy legends and former SCTV co-stars Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy, Andrea Martin, Catherine O’Hara, Martin Short and Dave Thomas in front of a live audience …

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SnackableTV Sets Up World’s Funniest Bracket with Newly Commissioned Interactive Series, JOKEOFF

On the heels of March Madness, SnackableTV, Bell Media’s short-form video app, confirmed today it has commissioned its first interactive content. JOKEOFF is a new original series that pits some of the world’s best comedians against each other in the ultimate stand-up competition. Today’s news marks SnackableTV’s second commission of original content, following last month’s announcement that a short-form extension …

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CORNER GAS ANIMATED Becomes the Most-Watched Series Premiere in the History of The Comedy Network

In advance of its second episode airing tonight, The Comedy Network confirmed today that the series premiere of CORNER GAS ANIMATED has become the highest-rated debut in The Comedy Network’s history. With just four days of preliminary playback data for the premiere, Numeris data confirms that 360,300 viewers so far have watched the April 2 debut episode “Bone Dry”. With …

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Netflix April Highlights

NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES Fastest Car Season 1 (April 6) Money Heist Part 2 (April 6) My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman: JAY-Z (Apr. 6) Troy: Fall of a City Season 1 (April 6) AMO (Filipino) Season 1 (April 9) Lost in Space Season 1 (April 13) The Chalet (French) Season 1 (April 17) Charité (German) Season 1 …

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CraveTV April Highlights

This month, CraveTV presents its second original comedy special headlined by Debra DiGiovanni, plus the complete series of HBO’s critically acclaimed drama THE LEFTOVERS begins streaming, while the detective drama BOSCH returns for Season 4. New series, documentaries, and specials that begin streaming in April include: The 10-episode fourth season of BOSCH begins streaming on Saturday, April 14. Based on …

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Money Can’t Always Buy You Speed! Netflix’s First Global Original Motor Series!

Netflix’s first global original motor series, Fastest Car, launches on April 6. In each episode of Fastest Car, three souped-up “sleeper” cars, tinkered with and lovingly labored on, go head to head with one of the world’s most sought-after supercars. Don’t believe a 1971 Ford Pinto can beat a Ferrari 488 GTB? Or a 1984 Buick Grand National will leave …

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The Movie Network Encore Presents New Starz Series SWEETBITTER and VIDA

Following Bell Media’s recent announcement that it has joined forces with Lionsgate to bring premium entertainment television brand Starz to Canada, The Movie Network Encore (TMN Encore), the future home of Starz in Canada, presents the premiere of SWEETBITTER and VIDA, two new half-hour dramas slated to debut on Sunday, May 6. Starz programming airs during the newly launched “Starz …