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FXX lands reruns and online rights to 'The Simpsons'
FXX lands reruns and online rights to 'The Simpsons'

In a move that would have C. Montgomery Burns saying "excellent," the cable network FXX has acquired rerun rights to more than 500 episodes of the long-running Fox hit "The Simpsons." Although reruns of "The Simpsons" have been on local television stations for two decades, contractual restrictions prohibited 20th Century Fox Television, the studio that makes the hit cartoon, from selling reruns to a cable network as well. However, the studio was able to negotiate new deals with the stations that had rerun rights that removed the exclusivity portion, clearing the way for a cable sale. As part of the agreement FX Networks, the parent of FXX, also...

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