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Netflix missing many hit shows

- Orange is the New Black House of Cards.

AFTER the hype around last week’s Netflix South Africa launch, savvy viewers have noticed we’re not exactly getting the US catalogue.

Some of the hit shows missing are apparently and

While the compact version was reportedly expected due to the weak currency, MyBroadban­d says the problem “generally boils down to regional licensing complicati­ons” around some of its earlier original production­s which were made in collaborat­ion with Sony.

But don’t feel short-changed because word has it future shows will not be governed by the same issues.

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