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Streaming video could give new life to Fox's 'Prison Break' and '24'
Streaming video could give new life to Fox's 'Prison Break' and '24'

The long tail is starting to wag the TV dog. Fox is considering making more episodes of its past popular series, thanks in part to new audiences discovering shows on streaming services such as Netflix and Amazon. Reviving established recognizable franchises is not new in the TV business. But now video streaming is providing insight on which ones are worth bringing back. “One of our shows that has exploded on Netflix is 'Prison Break,' ” Fox Television Group co-chairman Dana Walden said in an interview Saturday. “That’s introduced the show to a whole new audience of young people who perhaps were not aware of it when it was on the air. So the momentum...

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