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A new digital platform called Simpsons World features all 25 years of episodes. FX says it is trying to cater to both old-fashioned TV fans and people who watch shows on other devices. FOX hide caption

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In An Online, On-Demand Age, TV Reruns Are Redefined

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Tyler Ritter (center) stars in CBS's The McCarthys with, clockwise from top left, Jack McGee, Laurie Metcalf, Jimmy Dunn, Joey McIntyre and Kelen Coleman. Monty Brinton/CBS hide caption

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James Brown performs onstage at the TAMI Show on December 29, 1964 at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in California. Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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James Brown On Film: An Admiring And Unflinching Look At 'Mr. Dynamite'

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Debra Messing stars with Robert Klein in NBC's The Mysteries of Laura. Will Hart/NBC hide caption

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Winners And Losers Of The Fall TV Season Begin To Emerge

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HBO GO Available To Non-Cable Subscribers In 2015

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Rosie Perez Settles In As The First Latina Co-Host On 'The View'

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Andrew Lincoln, left, and Norman Reedus star in AMC's The Walking Dead. Frank Ockenfels /AMC hide caption

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AMC's 'The Walking Dead' Is A Hit Show With Two Meanings

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Grant Gustin as Barry Allen/The Flash on The CW's The Flash. Jack Rowand/The CW hide caption

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'The Flash' And 'Gotham' Succeed By Taking Comic Book Stories Seriously

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Netflix's Adam Sandler Movies Could Be Big Wins Or Silent Flops

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Demian Bichir, left, and Diane Kruger star in FX's cross-border crime drama The Bridge. Bryon Cohen/AP hide caption

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FX's 'The Bridge' Finds Authenticity In Spanish-Language Scenes

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The cast of Gilligan's Island (clockwise from top left): Jim Backus, Natalie Schafer, Tina Louise, Alan Hale Jr., Dawn Wells, Bob Denver, Russell Johnson CBS/Landov hide caption

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