Netflix to increase original programming to almost two fold

Netflix to increase original programming to almost two fold
Netflix has been steadily increasing their investment in original content, often dubbed Netflix Originals, and other exclusive programming. This year the company expects over 600 hours of original programming but even that is nothing compared to what's planned for 2017.

The streaming giant's execs have previously said that they aim to have original programming count for half of the new content. Next year they are going to get close to the goal by featuring more than a thousand hours of exclusive content.

In just two years Netflix would have increased the amount of said content from 450 hours to over 1000 hours. That is over 40 straight days worth of shows, documentaries, animations, and movies. Pretty much anyone that has seen the likes of Orange is the New Black, House of Cards, as well as the newest critically-acclaimed show Stranger Things would agree that new original content is a good thing maybe even if the price increases a dollar or two.

Written by: Matti Robinson @ 19 Oct 2016 17:28
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  • megadunderhead

    good more worthless junk i don't watch because you never finish a show.

    Let me explain i love the new full house of which you are not going to continue making so how does that work more original programming my !@#

    21.10.2016 19:00 #1

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