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Netflix pacts with Beyond for Aussie content

The agreement sees Netflix lock down exclusive streaming rights to a number of Australian kids shows and comedy specials.
February 19, 2015

Ahead of its launch in Australia this March, Netflix has signed an agreement with Beyond Distribution for a raft of Aussie content.

The agreement will see the Australian distributor provide a lineup of comedy specials featuring Australian comedians, including Carl Barron, Arj Barker, Kitty Flanagan, Jimeoin and the Umbilical Brothers.

As well, Netflix got exclusive streaming rights to Australian-made kids titles including Lightning Point, the first season of Mako Mermaids and the first three seasons of H20: Just Add Water. International titles Maya the Bee, Lalaloopsy and The Hive will also stream exclusively on Netflix.

Beyond’s long-running factual series Mythbusters is also part of the agreement.

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