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An unlikely partnership sees Sling TV heading to Comcast’s X1 platform

In a deal that wasn’t exactly easy to see coming, Sling TV has announced that it will launch on Comcast’s cloud-based X1 platform, bringing more than 425 channels, including many multicultural packages.
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There can be only one: 'John Wick' co-director hired for 'Highlander' reboot

John Wick co-director Chad Stahelski has reportedly been hired to direct the upcoming reboot of the Highlander film franchise, which began with the 1986 sci-fi action film that starred Christopher Lambert.
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Return to Arrakis: Legendary picks up rights to ‘Dune’ movie and TV adaptations

Legendary Entertainment has acquired the movie and television rights to Frank Herbert's acclaimed sci-fi literary saga, Dune. There's no timetable on when the studio will begin work on its first Dune-related project.
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Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade to be broadcast in 360 — here's how to watch

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will be broadcast live in 360 on YouTube -- the first time the event has been broadcast live anywhere outside of NBC in 64 years. Macy's is also enrishing the parade experience with a new virtual reality…
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AT&T signs deal with Fox to bring the broadcaster’s channels to DirecTV Now

DirecTV Now is launching soon at $35 per month for more than 100 channels, and just signed a deal to add Fox channels to its growing lineup. CBS is the only major broadcaster not to sign on so far.
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First photos from 'Pacific Rim: Maelstrom' set feature Star Wars actor

The first photos from the set of Pacific Rim: Maelstrom have found their way online, and they feature Star Wars: The Force Awakens star John Boyega navigating a messy urban landscape.
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Amazon looks into live sports as it plots global launch

Amazon is taking another step toward satisfying cord cutters' every television need by potentially offering its customers access to live sports. The company has held negotiations for live game rights with industry giants like the NBA, MLB…
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Dave Chappelle continues comeback with three Netflix comedy specials

Netflix will add to its already impressive comedy selection with three new specials from Dave Chappelle, two of which were taken from his personal vault, and a third that's set to be taped next year.
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Netflix 4K streaming hits Windows 10 PCs — but only those with Intel ‘Kaby Lake’ CPUs

Windows 10 PCs and 2-in-1 devices can now stream Netflix in a 4K resolution, but there's a catch: It's an exclusive feature for the Microsoft Edge browser. On top of that, devices require a seventh-generation "Kaby Lake" Intel processor.
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Director to go from commercials to feature-length films with 'Mortal Kombat' reboot

An award-winning commercial director who's no stranger to video games has reportedly been hired to direct the upcoming reboot of the Mortal Kombat movie franchise, which is based on the hit fighting game franchise.
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‘John Wick’ co-director David Leitch takes the helm of 2018’s ‘Deadpool’ sequel

The Deadpool sequel has found its director. A new report indicates that 20th Century Fox has agreed to bring on John Wick co-director David Leitch as the film's new director after the departure of Tim Miller, who directed the first film.
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What’s new on Netflix and what’s leaving in December 2016

Our complete list of what's new on Netflix for December 2016 and which titles will be removed will help you catch up on your binging and ensure you don't miss any titles heading into the ether.