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Tom Hanks movie exclusively on Apple TV+

Tom Hanks movie exclusively on Apple TV+

World War II drama Greyhound, starring and written by Tom Hanks, is set to premiere on the Apple TV+ streaming platform. The movie was originally scheduled for a June 21st…

Prime Video launches in Netherlands & Luxembourg

Prime Video launches in Netherlands & Luxembourg

Amazon has announced the launch of Amazon Prime in the Netherlands and Luxembourg. The membership programme offers unlimited streaming of Prime Video content, as well as a variety of shopping…

Analysis: M&E to take $160bn Covid-19 hit

The latest forecast revisions from Ampere Analysis reveal that the global entertainment sector is set to lose $160 billion (€146bn) of growth as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic over…

Report: SVoD and TVoD set records in Nordics

Report: SVoD and TVoD set records in Nordics

The Nordic video markets are some of the strongest and most progressive in the world. Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland enjoy high penetration of superfast broadband, wide adoption of the…

HBO Max adds new distribution partners

WarnerMedia has announced new distribution agreements that will make HBO Max, the company’s streaming platform, widely available to customers across the US at launch next week. The newest companies to…

Anatomy of a Scandal adaptation for Netflix

Netlfix has announced it is producing a series based on the international bestselling novel Anatomy of a Scandal by Sarah Vaughan. Netflix said the production will be an “insightful and…

Justice League recut on HBO Max

Justice League recut on HBO Max

HBO Max has announced that it will exclusively premiere Zack Snyder’s director’s cut of the Warner Bros Pictures/DC 2017 movie Justice League. Snyder surprised fans with the news  during a…

Survey: Millennials most interested in HBO Max

Survey: Millennials most interested in HBO Max

Television analytics platform TV Time has conducted a survey to gauge awareness and interest to subscribe to HBO Max prior to launch and what content appeals most to viewers, with…

Dailymotion returns to normal streaming quality

On March 20th, video sharing site Dailymotion made the decision to reduce the bandwidth required to broadcast videos on its platform to address the risk of network saturation. The end…

Report: 67% US homes have connected video device

Report: 67% US homes have connected video device

Research from analyst firm Parks Associates finds that 67 per cent of US broadband households own and use at least one Internet-connected video device, either a smart TV, streaming media…

Report: 94% of UK accessing BBC during crisis

Report: 94% of UK accessing BBC during crisis

The BBC’s Annual Plan reveals that people across the UK have turned to the broadcaster in record numbers as a source of news, entertainment and companionship during the Covid-19 pandemic.…

Research: SVoD market $72.3bn in 2025

Findings from consultancy firm Rethink Technology Research suggest that Covid-19 lockdowns provide an 8.9 per cent immediate lift to the SVoD market, which is projected to reach $72.3 billion (€66.05bn)…

AppleTV+ shopping for ‘recycled’ content

In a major adjustment to its launch ‘philosophy’, Apple is said to be seeking to buy in older movies and TV shows to bulk a content library for its Apple…

Telia licenses standalone OTT rights to Discovery

The European Commission has approved Telia Company’s decision to license standalone OTT rights, in Sweden and Finland, to Discovery Networks. The European Commission approved the acquisition of TV4, C More…

STARZPLAY partners with Zain

STARZPLAY partners with Zain

STARZPLAY, the region’s leading subscription video on demand service, has partnered with Zain, the pioneer in mobile communications and data services in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), to…