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NETFLIX RESCUES ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT; WHO’LL RESCUE NETFLIX?

November 21, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Netflix, which has been sharply criticized by some analysts for taking on content deals that threaten to break its back financially, is taking on another one. This time it’s the revival of the long-ago-canceled comedy series Arrested Development. Netflix said over the weekend that it plans to make an unspecified number of new episodes available […]

NBC HIRES FOX EXEC WHO DEVELOPED TWO OF ITS NEW SHOWS

July 14, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

In recent months, NBC has bought two scripted TV dramas from 20th Century Fox TV — The Playboy Club and Awake. Now it has decided to name the person who helped develop those shows to the currently vacant post of President of NBC Entertainment Programming. She is Jennifer Salke, who has been executive vice president […]