Barack and Michelle Obama Close On Netflix Production Deal

“…Michelle and I are so excited to partner with Netflix – we hope to cultivate and curate the talented, inspiring, creative voices who are able to promote greater empathy and understanding between peoples, and help them share their stories with the entire world,” Barack Obama said.

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Netflix Presents “Def Comedy Jam 25”

Back in 1992, there was no Instagram or Twitter when “Def Comedy Jam” premiered on HBO. There was only one way that stand-up comedians could garner the audience they wanted beyond the club tours, and that was to get a shot on TV.

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Shonda Rhimes Signs Major Deal With Netflix, Leaving Behind ABC

“Shondaland’s move to Netflix is the result of a shared plan Ted Sarandos and I built based on my vision for myself as a storyteller and for the evolution of my company,” NBC reports Rhimes said in a statement. “Ted provides a clear, fearless space for creators at Netflix.”

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Dave Chappelle’s Netflix Special Reminds Us Why We Need Him Back

Is Dave Chappelle back like he never left? According to social media, he is! Chappelle’s stand-up specials premiered at midnight on Netflix and social media went absolutely CRAZY! The specials come after a 10-year hiatus after famously walking away from a lucrative $50M deal.

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How Did Dave Chappelle Celebrate His Return to Stand-Up?

Kanye West, Tyler the Creator, Don Cheadle, Kendall and Kaitlyn Jenner were in attendance to support the comedian. And to top it off, a surprise performance by the legendary Stevie Wonder.

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