Early estimates from Netflix reveal that Korean original series "Squid Game" might end up being worth $900 million in value to the company, becoming the most valuable streaming series of all time.
Streaming services Netflix and Apple TV+ saw a first at Emmys 2021, winning top series honours and cementing their rise to prominence in the television industry.
Some 274 movies, including blockbusters like "No Time to Die," "Top Gun: Maverick" and the ninth "Fast and Furious" action film, were moved to 2021 release dates.
By number of original episodes, Netflix will dominate the quarter, though Disney and Apple both have highly anticipated new series with A-list Hollywood stars.
Nollywood, the affectionate nickname for Nigeria’s film industry, is increasingly grabbing the attention, and financing, of global entertainment brands as it produces hundreds of films and TV episodes each month.
The new company will have more than $28 billion in revenue and comprise brands such as MTV, Comedy Central and Showtime, as well as Paramount Pictures and publisher Simon & Schuster.
Disney plans to launch the deal in November to attract audiences who have embraced digital services such as Netflix Inc.
The US cable giant beat Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox in the battle for British broadcaster Sky in a rare auction to decide the fate of the pay-television group.
Roberts, 50, is the latest major Hollywood star to transition to television, joining the likes of Jane Fonda and Meryl Streep. Amazon Studios' psychological thriller "Homecoming" stars Roberts as a caseworker employed at a secret government facility.
Comcast cable company released a statement saying that is no longer in discussions to buy pieces of Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox . This could open the door to a Disney bid as it leaves the Walt Disney Co. as the sole suitor to the deal.
The deal with Sony would be the second major label deal for Spotify, which is looking at a possible flotation this year.
Music sales grow at fastest rate in nearly 2 decades says global trade body
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