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- MasterClass, a startup that sells celebrity-taught classes to people, has raised $100 million in a Series E round.
- The round was led by Fidelity Management & Research Company with participation from new investors including Owl Ventures, 01 Advisors and existing investors NEA, IVP, Atomico and NextEquity Partners.
- MasterClass declined to disclose its new valuation, but said that its valuation is higher than $800 million.
- The capital will be used to create new classes for students and up production to one class a week. The company is also experimenting with an audio-only mode, short form and augmented reality.