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Hulu grabs exclusive rights to ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’

  • 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' is a new single-camera workplace comedy on FOX about what happens when a hotshot detective (Andy Samberg, left) gets a new Captain with a lot to prove.

    'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' is a new single-camera workplace comedy on FOX about what happens when a hotshot detective (Andy Samberg, left) gets a new Captain with a lot to prove.  (FOX)

  • Andy Samberg (4th L) poses with cast members (L-R) Andre Braugher, Chelsea Peretti, Melissa Fumero, Stephanie Beatriz, Joe Lo Truglio and Terry Crews with their Golden Globe for "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" at the Fox Golden Globe party in Beverly Hills, California January 12, 2014. REUTERS/Phil McCarten (UNITED STATES) (GOLDENGLOBES-PARTIES) - RTX17C17

    Andy Samberg (4th L) poses with cast members (L-R) Andre Braugher, Chelsea Peretti, Melissa Fumero, Stephanie Beatriz, Joe Lo Truglio and Terry Crews with their Golden Globe for "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" at the Fox Golden Globe party in Beverly Hills, California January 12, 2014. REUTERS/Phil McCarten (UNITED STATES) (GOLDENGLOBES-PARTIES) - RTX17C17

  • BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 01:  (L-R) Actors Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews, Melissa Fumero, Andre Braugher, and Andy Samberg speak onstage during the Brooklyn NINE-NINE panel discussion at the FOX portion of the 2013 Summer Television Critics Association tour - Day 9 at The Beverly Hilton Hotel  on August 1, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 01: (L-R) Actors Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews, Melissa Fumero, Andre Braugher, and Andy Samberg speak onstage during the Brooklyn NINE-NINE panel discussion at the FOX portion of the 2013 Summer Television Critics Association tour - Day 9 at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on August 1, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)  (2013 Getty Images)

Hulu is padding its growing list of exclusive SVOD rights to primetime series.

The streaming service announced Tuesday that previous seasons of Fox series “The Mindy Project” and “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” will be available only on Hulu Plus (and not rivals Netflix or Amazon Prime).  

In addition, a slew of series from NBC Universal-owned cable channels Bravo and E! will make backlogs of previous episodes from long-running series available only on Hulu Plus as well, including “Millionaire Matchmaker,” “Keeping Up with the Kardashians,” “Top Chef,” “Top Chef Masters” and “Flipping Out.”

Hulu has been loading up on the exclusives as of late, including CBS’s “Elementary” and ABC’s “Nashville.”

Hulu Plus will also get “Parks & Recreation” on a non-exclusive basis.

Perhaps not coincidentally, NBC Universal and 21st Century Fox are two of three companies that have a stake in Hulu, along with Disney. Both “Brooklyn” and “Mindy” are produced by Universal Television.

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