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Facebook hopes to launch original programmes by end summer

Monday 26 June 2017 | 09:18 CET | News
Facebook would like to launch original programming by the end of the summer and is in talks with a number of studios and agencies about producing TV-quality shows, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources familiar with the matter. It hopes to target audiences from ages 13 to 34, with a particular focus on the 17-to-30 range. Among the shows Facebook already has lined up is "Strangers," a relationship drama aimed at millennials that made its debut at the Sundance Film Festival, and the game show "Last State Standing." In a move seeling to distinguish itself from Netflix and Amazon,

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Facebook
Countries: World
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