WarnerMedia had earlier said HBO Max would debut sometime in May, and it stuck to those plans Tuesday even if some of its planned programming has already been postponed due to the outbreak.
A new competitor is ready to enter the race to lead the growing streaming service market.
AT&T wants to use WarnerMedia'sHBO Max, which launches May 27 in the U.S. Max, which will cost subscribers $14.99/month (the same price as HBO Now), is set to include its own Max originals, as well as HBO programming, sitcoms, and content from the WarnerMedia library.
The launch of HBO Max comes when new streaming content is more coveted than ever, as quarantines stretch on amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
"With AT&T as a key distribution partner, we expect HBO Max to achieve an impressive level of scale and reach at launch", Bob Greenblatt, CEO of WarnerMedia Entertainment and Direct-to-Consumer, said in a statement. HBO reportedly paid $425 million for the exclusive rights to stream all 236 episodes over the next five years.
The Max Originals available at launch include Anna Kendrick-starring comedy Love Life, Sundance 2020 Official Selection feature documentary On the Record, underground ballroom dance competition series Legendary;Craftopia, hosted by YouTuber LaurDIY; the all-new Looney Tunes Cartoons, from Warner Bros. But WarnerMedia is hoping a deep library of HBO hits, including "Game of Thrones" and "Succession"; DC Comics blockbuster movies like "Wonder Woman" and "The Dark Knight"; and hit TV shows including "Friends" and "South Park" will be enough to lure viewers who face a blizzard of streaming options.
The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo is actually a pretty genius way to engage kids with a format that's worked for decades on adults. New Max Originals‚ which include scripted and unscripted series, animation, and feature films, will be rolled out every month following the launch.
HBO Max is going to be another huge subscription platform for the United States, with a huge amount of content and it will be major competition for Hulu and Disney+.
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Previous models suggested the outbreak wouldn't peak until mid-May and that 80,000 cases would be reported by mid-April. Get more information online here. "Nothing's going to change until we see the curve continue to flatten or go down".
Sans avertir leurs parents, elles ont quitté le domicile familial vendredi 17 avril, relate La Dépêche . Sans plus attendre, les gendarmes les ont immédiatement remises à leurs parents, morts d'inquiétude.
Based on the government's decision today, the KNVB will consult with UEFA, after which a decision will be made. The Netherlands has so far reported 34,317 confirmed cases of the coronavirus, with death toll near 4,000.
The 38-year-old made the announcement via a social media post but did not specify whether he will be retiring completely. Carter joined the Steeler from Racing 92 in 2018 and led them to a league title in his first season.
Malgré les efforts du personnel soignant, la nonagénaire ne mange pratiquement plus: "Je me force car mes enfants rouspètent". Une séquence du reportage a particulièrement ému les téléspectateurs et les internautes.
Bodies were also found at other locations and buildings set on fire. "It's too early to tell what the motivation was", he said. Premier Stephen McNeil said the province's emergency alert system wasn't used because no request was received.
The crumbling oil market helped drag stocks to their second straight day of losses, and the S&P 500 was down 2.9%, as of 2:49 p.m. In Asia, Tokyo's Nikkei 225 fell 1.3% to 19,419.07 while the Hang Seng index in Hong Kong lost 1.9% to 23,875.03.
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Corée du Nord : Kim Jong-Un, gravement malade ?
D'après Daily NK , son état de santé se détériorait depuis août en raison du tabagisme, de l'obésité et du surmenage. Dans tous les cas, les causes de la maladie de Kim Jong-un semblent être connues.
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