Netflix in Studio Talks About Current TV Shows, N.Y. Post Says

Netflix Inc. is in talks with unidentified studios about rights to show current episodes of prime-time television shows, the New York Post said, citing a person familiar with the situation.

The online movie rental and streaming service is offering $70,000 to $100,000 per episode, the newspaper said. The step would throw it into conflict with TV networks, which seek to make money re-running the shows, the Post said.

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