Tag Archives: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Sony completes Crunchyroll’s acquisition and plans to merge it with Funimation

Japanese company Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) and AT&T has officially announced this last Monday, August 9th that SPE has completed its acquisition of  AT&Ts Crunchyroll anime business. The agreement was first announced in December 2020. The purchase price for the transaction was USD 1,175 billion. In addition, Tony Vinciquerra, CEO at SPE, reported that the [...]

Netflix and Sony Pictures Entertainment sign licensing deal for feature films in the US from 2022

According to the information that Netflix has officially reported, the company and Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) have announced a multiyear, exclusive first pay window licensing deal in the US for theatrically released SPE feature films, beginning with their 2022 film slate. The new partnership will replace the one Netflix had run with Starz. In addition, [...]

Netflix and Sony Pictures Entertainment sign licensing deal for feature films in the US from 2022

According to the information that Netflix has officially reported, the company and Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) have announced a multiyear, exclusive first pay window licensing deal in the US for theatrically released SPE feature films, beginning with their 2022 film slate. The new partnership will replace the one Netflix had run with Starz. In addition, [...]

AT&T could sale Crunchyroll to Sony

As reported on August 12th by the specialized website The Information, AT&T is negotiating with Sony Pictures Entertainment to sell the OTT Crunchyroll, one of the most important anime content platforms, both globally and in Latin America. The website reported that AT&T intends a total of  USD 1.5 billion for the transaction. Although up to [...]