We’re working on making the default controls work better with dpad, which should make using them…
Olly Woodman
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Thank you Olly, we have upgraded to ExoPlayer 2 in the latest beta for PuppetMaster.TV:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=tv.puppetmaster.redux

Adapting the leanback PlaybackOverlayFragment to work with the SimpleExoPlayer was easy and seamless once you call setUseController(false).

Warm regards :)

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