• '13 Reasons Why': Cast Of Hit Netflix Series Lands Major Raises For Season 3

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE : It came down to the wire but the core eight-member cast of Netflix 's hugely popular drama series 13 Reasons Why , have completed contract renegotiations, closing new deals with big salary bumps.
    We hear Dylan Minnette , who has emerged as the sole lead following the departure of original star Katherine Langford, will be payed in the $200,000 per episode range, while Brandon Flynn, Alisha Boe, Justin Prentice, Christian Navarro, Miles...
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  • Kenya Barris Signs Overall Series Deal With Netflix

    Kenya Barris Signs Overall Series Deal With Netflix

    1 month ago - By Coming Soon

    Kenya Barris signs overall series deal with Netflix
    Netflix has announced that writer Kenya Barris has officially signed on to produce new shows exclusively for the streaming service. Under his multi-year overall deal with Netflix, Barris has agreed to write and executive produce all future projects through his production company Khalabo Ink Society.
    “Kenya Barris is one of our great modern storytellers,” Netflix's Vice President of Original Content Cindy Holland said. “ Kenya uses his voice to make audiences more aware of the world around them, while simultaneously making them laugh. His...
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  • ‘Black-ish' Creator Kenya Barris Inks Multiyear Overall Deal With Netflix

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    Kenya Barris is officially at Netflix, the streamer announced Thursday. The mega-producer, who recently exited his pact with ABC Studios early, just signed a multi-year overall deal at Netflix.
    “Kenya Barris is one of our great modern storytellers,” Cindy Holland, Vice President, Original Content at Netflix, said in a statement. “Kenya uses his voice to make audiences more aware of the world around them, while simultaneously making them laugh. His honesty, comedic brilliance and singular point of view, combined with the creative freedom he will enjoy at Netflix, promises to create powerful...
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  • Kenya Barris Officially Joins Netflix With Big TV Overall Deal For New Series

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    It's official: black-ish creator Kenya Barris is headed to Netflix with a rich multi-year overall deal.
    The pact had been rumored for months. I hear the agreement with Netflix was made awhile ago but could not be announced until Barris formalized his exit from his ABC Studios deal. Barris and ABC Studios last month announced that his overall deal there would terminate in August, a little over a year into its four-year term. I hear the date was Aug. 15, thus today's...
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