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Netflix continues original content push with Chelsea Handler deal
Netflix continues original content push with Chelsea Handler deal

Chelsea Handler is taking her bottle of vodka to Netflix. The host of E!'s late-night program "Chelsea Lately" has signed a deal to create and star in a talk show for the streaming service that will premiere in 2016. Known for her boozy and flirty persona, Handler rose to fame as a comedian and an author of several humor books including "Are You There Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea." Her E! show launched in 2007 and will end in August when her contract expires. It currently averages about 600,000 viewers, according to Nielsen. The outspoken Handler made no secret of her disdain for E!, which in recent years has focused much of its programming efforts around the...

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