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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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Driving Trailer: I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead!

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Steve Aoki is something of a legend – one of the top DJs ever. I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead: The Loud Life of Steve Aoki is a documentary that looks at him – and the driving force behind him – in the lead up to his biggest show ever.

I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead premiere on Netflix on August 19th. Check out the trailer after the jump.

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Birth of an Art Form Trailer: Bax Luhrmann’s The Get Down On Netflix in August!

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Baz Luhrmann has gone television with The Get Down – a series about the birth of hip hop, rising from the ashes of disco.

Set against a story of romance, struggle and determination, Luhrmann keeps it real with the help of collaborators that include  four-time Oscar® winner and fellow executive producer Catherine Martin, legendary MC and executive producer Nas, associate producer Grandmaster Flash, Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, co-creator and executive producer Stephen Adly Guirgis; and expert collaborators, including hip-hop historian and supervising producer Nelson George.

Starring (among others) Jaden Smith, Jimmy Smits and Giancarlo Espositio, The Get Down premieres on Netflix on August 12th. Follow the jump for the new trailer and series description.

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Netflix Laying BLAME! Original anime to Premiere in 2017!

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Netflix has acquired global streaming rights to original anime BLAME! The dystopian tale is based on the popular manga series by Tsutomi Nihei and is directed by Hiroyuki Seshita (AJIN: Demi-Human).

Follow the jump for the film’s tagline and first trailer. BLAME! will premiere on Netflix in 2017.

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Netflix Nabs Global SVOD Rights to American Crime Story!

THE PEOPLE v. O.J. SIMPSON: AMERICAN CRIME STORY "Conspiracy Theories" Episode 107 (Airs Tuesday, March 15, 10:00 pm/ep) -- Pictured: (l-r) Sterling K. Brown as Christopher Darden, Cuba Gooding, Jr. as O.J. Simpson. CR: Ray Mickshaw/FX
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Netflix and 20th Century Fox Television Distribution have announced their first global SVOD licensing agreement.

Netflix will have exclusive SVOD streaming rights to FX’s american Crime Story. It will stream the show’s first season globally – with the exception of Canada – in 2017. All future seasons will be streamed after their respective broadcast windows.

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Comic-Con 2016: Punchy Teaser: Iron Fist!

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Included in Netflix’s panel on Marvel heroes was a teaser for Iron Fist – based on the martial arts hero created by Roy Thomas and Gil Kane in 1974.

The teaser hints at Iron Fist’s origin and teases his ability to summon and focus his chi. Check it out after the jump. Iron Fist, starring Finn Jones as Danny Rand/Iron Fist is coming soon.

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