Obama Campaign Bundler Brokered Mega-Million Dollar Netflix Deal

Breitbart | 5/26/2018 | Staff
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Netflix announced this week it is partnering with Barack and Michelle Obama to develop original content for the video streaming giant — a multi-million dollar deal reportedly brokered by a former Obama presidential campaign fundraiser and administration official.

The Obamas, it appears, were lent a helping hand from a former campaign bundler to secure the rumored $50 million with Netflix.

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“Ted Sarandos, a major campaign contributor for Obama and the streaming giant’s creative-content chief who oversees an $8 billion budget, helped to broker the deal, the source told The Post. Sarandos and his wife, Nicole Avant, bundled nearly $600,000 in contributions to Obama from their friends and associates during the 2012 presidential campaign,” reports the New York Post.

Between 2009 to 2011, Avant served as the U.S. ambassador to the Bahamas — a term that brought turmoil to the...
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