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Cool Character Posters: The Get Down!

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Netflix has released some very cool character posters for Baz Luhrmann’s new series, The Get Down.

Set in 1977 at the beginning of what would come to be known as hip-hop (and, not coincidentally the beginning of the end for disco), the series follows a group of potential stars in the new form as they try to break through.

Check out the posters following the jump (click on thumbnails to embiggen). The Get Dwon premieres on August 12th.

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One Crazy Night Trailer: XOXO

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Ethan, a young DJ has been given a last-minute slot at the biggest EDM festival in America, XOXO. Now all he has to do is get there in one piece.

XOXO is Netflix’s ultimate summer party movie and stars Sarah Hyland, Graham Phillips, Chris D’Elia, Ione Skye and more. Check out the trailer after the break. XOXO premieres on Friday,  August 26th.

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Subtle Trailer: Christopher Guest’s Mascots!

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You know him a member of Spinal Tap and the director of Waiting for Guffman and Best in Show. Now he’s bringing his unique perspective to a unique project for Netflix.

Christopher Guest’s Mascots stars nearly every one of Guest’s repertory company of comedy geniuses as he brings us the world of ultra-competitive sports mascots and the quest for that most elusive of awards… The Golden Fluffy!

Check out the teaser following the jump. Christopher Guest’s Mascots premieres on October 13th.

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Rod Stewart, Robbie Williams and Jennifer Hudson Among Artists To Guest on Netfliz Series Beat Bugs!

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Netflix’s Beat Bugs is an animated series that is inspired by the music of The Beatles – and many big name artists have contributed their talents to the show.

The guest list for Beat Bugs includes: Rod Stewart, Jennifer Hudson, Rob Williams, P!nk, Eddie Vedder and many more.

Netflix has also released a trailer for the series – which premieres on August 1st. Check it out after the jump – then check out the list of talent that’s doing the show.

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Netflix Announces Animated Series for Kids – Inspired by Motown Classics!

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Netflix is doing for Motown what they’ve done with The Beatles – creating an animated series that will bring 52 legendary Motown tunes to life.

Smokey Robinson (pictured above) is attached as Executive Music Produce and music by artists like Robinson, Marvin Gaye, The Jackson 5, Lionel Ritchie, The Supremes, The Temptations and Stevie Wonder.

The Untitled Motown Project revolves around the visually stunning adventures of a lovable and slightly shy eight-year old boy named Ben with an extraordinary artistic ability to bring street-art to life.

Series creator Josh Wakely is also the creative genius behind Beat Bugs, the animated series that was inspired by the music of The Beatles. For further details, follow the jump.

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Netflix Casts Jennifer Garner inn Llama Llama; Greenhouse Academy Announces Cast!

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Jennifer Garner is Llama Llama’s Mama Llama. Netflix made the announcement today. The series is based on the series of bestselling children’s books by Anne Dewey.

Also today, Netflix announced that tween thriller/mystery series Greenhouse Academy (formerly The Greenhouse) has completed its casting.

Follow the jump for details.

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Netflix Renews and Expands Chelsea; Also Renews Lady Dynamite and Real Rob!

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Netflix is a real roll today!

As well as announcing a ton premiere dates, it has also announced renewals for Chelsea Handler’s eponymous talker, Maria Bamford’s Lady Dynamite and Rob Schneider’s Real Rob.

The bigger part of this news is that Chelsea will return for a 90-episode second season!

Follow the jump for series descriptions.

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Netflix Announces Premiere Dates for Nine Series – Including Gilmore Girls: Seasons and Hispanic One Day at a Time!

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If you’ve waiting forever to hear those four little words with which Amy Sherman-Palladino planned to end the run of Gilmore Girls – on November 25th you will get to binge the four-part Gilmore Girls: Seasons! The announcement trailer follows the jump.

Netflix announced the Gilmore Girls: Seasons global premiere along with eight other series: Black Mirror, Chef’s Table: France (season three); Easy (series premiere); The Ranch: Season One, Part 2; Lovesick (season two);  Beat Bugs (series premiere); Captive (series premiere), and One Day at a Time (Hispanic reworking of the legendary Norman Lear series. Series premiere).

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Laura Linney Joins Jason Bateman in New Netflix Drama Ozark!

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Financial planner Marty Bird, his wife Wendy and their family have suddenly been relocated from the suburbs of Chicago to a summer resort area in the Missouri Ozarks.

Netflix’s new drama, Ozark, ‘explores capitalism, family dynamics, and survival through the eyes of (anything but) ordinary Americans.’

Ozark stars Jason Bateman as Marty and Laura Linney as Wendy. The series will premiere in 2017. Follow the jump for more.

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