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Saudi Arabia allowed sexually explicit Netflix shows like ‘Sex Education’ in exchange for removing one satire episode that criticized the kingdom, CEO Reed Hastings said

A still from an episode of "Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj." <p class="copyright">Netflix</p>
A still from an episode of “Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj.”
  • Saudi Arabia let Netflix show explicit content in exchange for the removal of a satirical show that criticized the Crown Prince, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings said.

  • Netflix confirmed on January 1, 2019, that an episode of “Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj” was removed after a legal complaint from Saudi Arabia.

  • In the show Minhaj condemned Saudi Arabia for covering up the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, and mocked Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

  • Hastings told CNN on September 10 that the deal to delete Minhaj’s show meant Saudis

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Netflix Starts Production on ‘Sex Education’ Season 3

Netflix has announced production on the third season of hit comedy “Sex Education,” dropping a behind-the-scenes video on Wednesday of the cast back at work in Wales.

The two-minute video begins with star Gillian Anderson tinkering with a thermostat and is followed by Asa Butterfield deciding which board games to bring on set and then donning a face mask before saying goodbye to his cats.

Later, Chris Jenks’ reverie in a bathtub is rudely interrupted as an alarm goes off and he packs in a hurry, slapping a ‘3’ onto a backpack marked “Sex Education 2.” Connor Swindells proceeds to

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Netflix confirms Sex Education season 3 has begun filming

Photo credit: Netflix
Photo credit: Netflix

From Digital Spy

In what is some utterly fabulous news, Netflix has confirmed that Sex Education season three has begun filming.

The hit show’s third season was officially confirmed back in February but due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis filming was put on hold.

Photo credit: Netflix
Photo credit: Netflix

But now cast and crew have been able to get back to work safely, with Netflix tweeting: “NEWS : Sex Education S3 is officially in production,” alongside some aubergine emojis because, why not?

Netflix also shared a video of the cast back on set, which opened with Gillian Anderson (Dr

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