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Fuji TV and ZDFE unveil soccer-themed drama set In UK

Japanese broadcaster Fuji Television has unveiled plans for a ground-breaking scripted co-production with ZDF Enterprises called The Window. Created by UK writer James Payne, the 10-part series will be set in London during the football player transfer window that takes place before the start of each English Premier League season. The story will focus on […]

Japanese originals for Netflix

Fuji Television Network will supply the upcoming Japanese subscription service from streaming giant Netflix with two original series. These will be a new season of Fuji network reality series Terrace House and an original drama, Atelier. Netflix launches in Japan later this year as part of its global expansion strategy. Original local content is becoming […]