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Netflix to finance original programming for Japan launch

Netflix, known for its original series like "House of Cards" and "Orange Is the New Black," will finally break into the Japanese market with its own original Japanese programs.

TOKYO -- Netflix, which will bring its online video-streaming service to Japan this fall, plans to provide money to Japanese production companies to create original programming.

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