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Netflix and Norwood Entertainment Announce New Take On Anne of Green Gables!

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Netflix is teaming with Norwood Entertainment and the CBC to produce the new dramatic series, ANNE.

The series comes from Moira Walley-Beckett (Breaking Bad) and is based on Lucy Maud Montgomery’s classic novel, Anne of Green Gables. The two-hour premiere will be directed by Niki Caro (Whale Rider, McFarland USA).

The eight episode one-hour series will stream globally on Netflix and air on CBC in Canada. Follow the jump for more.

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Netflix Announces New Comedy Series – Friends from College!

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Netflix has announced a new comedy series, Friends from College. The series will follow a group of Harvard graduates who, now in their forties, have had varying degrees of success.

The series comes form Nick Stoller (Neighbors, Neighbors: Sorority Rising, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Get Him to the Greek) and Francesca Delbanco. The couple will serve as writers and executive producers on the show with Stoller directing all eight episodes.

Friends from College will begin production in New York this fall.

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Shaolin Fantastic Clip: The Get Down!

-  New York, NY - 8/11/16 - The Official Premiere of the Netflix Original Series "The Get Down" -Pictured: Cast and Filmmakers of The Get Down -Photo by: Patrick Lewis/Netflix
-New York, NY – 8/11/16 – The Official Premiere of the Netflix Original Series “The Get Down”
-Pictured: Cast and Filmmakers of The Get Down -Photo by: Patrick Lewis/Netflix

It’s launch day for Netflix and Baz Luhrmann’s The Get Down – the original scripted drama set in 1977, the beginning of the end for disco and the beginning of hip hop.

Yesterday, we got our hands on a clip that showcased the sisters. Today, we’ve got one featuring the brothers – and a little demonstration of breakdancing. Check it out after the break.

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Bulletproof Trailer: Marvel’s Luke Cage!

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After a sabotaged prison experiment gives Luke Cage super strength and bulletproof skin, his first reaction is to stay below the radar.

But when acquaintances suggests that would be a waste, he begins to take action – only to discover you can’t please everyone. Like the woman who chides him with, ‘You may be bulletproof but Harlem ain’t.’ So, what’s potential superhero supposed to do?

Follow the jump for the first trailer for Netflix’s third Marvel series, Luke Cage. Luke Cage premieres on September 30th.

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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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