NBCU’s Fandango Ticketing Service Buys Walmart-Owned Vudu – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

NBCUniversal’s ticketing and video-on-demand company Fandango has agreed to acquire streaming service Vudu, the companies announced today, the latest in a string of such acquisitions as the adoption of streaming accelerates. There will be no ....

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The Lovebirds Heads to Netflix as Theaters Remain Closed – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

The Lovebirds is officially heading to Netflix on May 22, making the comedy the third major film to head directly to a subscription streaming service after its theatrical release was postponed as a result of ....

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TikTok Taps Hulu’s Nick Tran to Lead North America Marketing – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

For the second consecutive week, a Hulu exec is leaving the streaming service to work at a social media platform. Nick Tran, Hulu’s vp of brand marketing and culture, is exiting the company tomorrow and ....

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All Quibi Advertisers Taking Advantage of ‘Turnstyle’ Format – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

Load up the short-form mobile video streaming service Quibi, which hit 1.7 million downloads in its first week, and you’ll see ads from brands like Charmin, Taco Bell and Progressive before the shows begin. And ....

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NBCUniversal ‘Evaluating’ Moving Up Peacock’s July Launch – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

The debut of NBCUniversal’s streaming service Peacock is already facing a number of disruptions due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic: Marketing for the service was upended with the postponement of the 2020 Summer Olympics, which would ....

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Shows Like Tiger King Give Us Just the Escape We Need – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

A couple of weeks ago, as we were all acclimating to the strange new realities of daily life, something bizarre happened. A Netflix show that may have otherwise been a blip on the cultural radar ....

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Netflix’s Rivals Are Capitalizing on Tiger King’s Success – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

It’s not just Netflix that’s benefiting from the unexpected success of its docuseries Tiger King. The whole TV entertainment ecosystem, including NBC’s sketch comedy mainstay Saturday Night Live, Comedy Central comedians and broadcasters like Fox, ....

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Quibi Hits 1.7 Million App Downloads in Its First Week – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

More than 1.7 million people have downloaded Quibi, the app for shortform mobile-only streaming service, since it debuted one week ago, “significantly exceeding” the company’s expectations, the new service said today. Quibi was No. 1 ....

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Peacock Adds Verizon, Capital One, Subaru as Launch Sponsors – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

NBCUniversal has lined up five more advertisers as launch sponsors for its new streaming service Peacock, bringing the total number of partners to 10 ahead of Wednesday’s soft launch for Comcast Xfinity Flex and X1 ....

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Why You Should Lean Into Influencer Marketing Right Now – Tempemail-Tempemail Zone

It’s an opportune time to offer free trials in a time of tribulation. Streamers are seeing a spike in media consumption. Astonishingly, Disney+ subscriptions surpassed 50 million global subscribers. Meantime, Quibi continues to push its ....

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