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Quibi, HBO Max and Peacock stick with initial launch plans despite global Coronavirus disruption

Quibi, HBO Max and Peacock, new OTTs soon to launch, confirmed that they will keep the originally stipulated release dates despite the impacts that Covid-19 (Coronavirus) is making on the industry globally. As reported by the specialized website Multichannel, a Quibi spokesperson said that our plans for the app launch have not changed, and confirmed [...]

HBO Max to focus on its US launch before launching in Latin America

HBO Max, AT&Ts SVOD OTT, is scheduled to launch in May. The company said the initial focus will be on growing the product in the US. AT&T CFO, John Stephens, said HBO Max initially will be  concerned with expanding on the domestic demographics covered by HBO. Certainly, it will be basically a domestic product, I [...]

HBO Max would arrive at Latin America in 2021

During an event held yesterday in the US, WarnerMedia reported all its HBO Max OTT details, including its price, content, original productions and international plans for the platform, which will finally be launched in May 2020 in the US, and would arrive at Europe and Latin America in 2021, according to several specialized websites. It [...]

HBO Max to be free to AT&T’s HBO subscribers

WarnerMedia will give AT&T customers who subscribe to HBO free access to HBO Max. When it launches, the OTT will be available to about 10 million AT&T customers who also are HBO subscribers for no additional charge, AT&T COO John Stankey said in an interview with Reuters. Stankey also said the telco might include HBO [...]

WarnerMedia adds new original productions and appointments to HBO Max

Bob Greenblatt, CEO at WarnerMedia, gave new details about HBO Max content offering, with a planned release date for April 2020, to which new original productions are added. This way, the OTT catalog will feature more than 10 thousand hours of content, including those from HBO, Warner Bros and all its brands. ‘WarnerMedia is very [...]

HBO Max could be launched in April 2020 at USD 14.99 a month

John Stankey, CEO at AT&Ts WarnerMedia division, is reportedly leaning toward giving the upcoming HBO Max OTT the same price tag as a standard HBO subscription. According to NBC News, who cited sources with knowledge of Stankeys discussions, HBO Max may cost USD 14.99 per month, the same as an HBO or HBO Now subscription. [...]

Apple would launch its OTT in November at USD 9.99 per month

After The Walt Disney Company announced its OTT Disney+ arrival in Australia, Canada, the Netherlands and New Zealand, Bloomberg reported that Apple will also make a global launch of its OTT in November, as it has confirmed last March. According to Bloomberg, Apple TV+ will cost USD 9.99 per month and offer a free trial. [...]

HBO Max also acquires Doctor Who and other BBC series

HBO Max, WarnerMedias OTT planned to be launched next year, acquired the 11 Doctor Whos seasons and other BBC series broadcasting rights for the US, such as The Office, Top Gear, Luther and The Honorable Woman. As part of the new agreement between the platform and BBC Studios, the OTT will also have the series [...]