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HBO Max to feature live sports and news content

At an analysts conference, Randall Stepherson, CEO at AT&T, gave details about HBO Max content offering, WarnerMedias OTT platform, whose launch date is scheduled for 2020, and reported that its catalog could eventually include news and live sports. You should assume that ultimately HBO Max will have live elements: unique live sports and premium sports, [...]

WarnerMedia’s SVOD OTT would be named HBO Max

Warner Medias new SVOD OTT will include the HBO and Cinemax catalog, and the original Warner Bros TV and movie offerings. Though multiple names are still being considered, the TVLine website has learned that HBO Max, same name that one of HBOs channels in Latin America, is currently the unofficial frontrunner. Monthly subscriptions will cost [...]

New Warner Media’s SVOD OTT would be launched at USD 16

Warner Medias new SVOD OTT will include the HBO, Cinemax catalog, and the original Warner Bros TV and movie offerings. According to what the US newspaper The Wall Street Journal reported, the platforms monthly subscription will cost between USD 16 and USD 17, and will be launched before the end of the year. The company [...]

Globo and Warner Bros renew agreement to show films on Brazilian FTA TV

Globo and Warner Bros ran a multi-year renewal agreement, which will allow the Brazilian TV channel to broadcast the company’s titles exclusively on Brazilian FTA TV.  Some of the Warner Bros movies that can be watched on Globo as part of the agreement are Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindewald, The Meg, Oceans 8, Rampage, and [...]

Warner follows Disney and launches its OTT in 2020 with Turner and HBO

Kevin Reilly, Turner Entertainments Chief Creative Officer said in a TV Critics Association event in Pasadena that WarnerMedia will launch its OTT SVOD in 2020, with content from HBO, Turner and the Warner Bros movie library. Warners new OTT, as reported by Reilly -who is also TNT and TBS President- aims to reach a wide [...]

Warner Bros shuts down DramaFever

DramaFever, the streaming platform service focused on Korean drama and other Asian programming, has shut down its global service on October 16. The announcement was made by Warner Bros in a statement. Today, Warner Bros. Digital Networks will be closing its DramaFever OTT service due to business reasons and in light of the rapidly changing [...]

Major studios and streaming platforms sue Kodi-powered TickBox TV

Major Hollywood studios and Amazon and Netflix are suing TickBox TV, a Kodi-powered streaming device, alleging the company allows mass infringement of their copyrighted films and television shows, according to The Hollywwod Reporter. Universal, Columbia, Disney, 20th Century Fox, Paramount and Warner Bros are the studios behind the legal battle, along with the OTT companies. [...]

Warner Bros. to acquire Machinima

Warner Bros. announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Machinima, the global programming service focused on fandom and gamer culture. Financial terms were not announced. Variety reported that the deal is valued at slightly under USD 100 million. Machinima is the 10th largest digital video entertainment media company in the U.S. ranked by [...]