Amazon has signed “Atlanta” star Donald Glover for an eight-figure multi-year deal to produce content for its Amazon Prime Video service, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The deal for such big-name talent is the kind that Netflix frequently does but it is less common at Amazon. It may be a sign of how the company is hoping to invest more in Prime Video. Under the terms of the deal, Glover...
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