In 2012 Netflix will stream its first original series, “House of Cards”. The high profile drama will be the first to test the waters for legitimate stream-only programming and will be a deciding factor of whether or not Netflix can stand up to the more traditional networks.
But the people at Netflix might not wait to see how cold the pool is before diving in. Not only has the number one pay video service in America placed a $100 million bet in their deal for “House of Cards”, but they will be making more original programming deals before the show is released, according to Lazy Tech Guys. [click to continue…]