Hulu and Marvel Television are expanding their partnership with two new live-action series. Marvel’s Ghost Rider and Marvel’s Helstrom will join Marvel’s Runaways, which has just been renewed for a third season. This new “Spirits of Vengeance” content will help entertain Hulu’s growing subscriber base,… Read More »Marvel and Hulu team up for Marvel’s Ghost Rider and Helstrom series
It was a short walk for The Walt Disney Company from dipping its toe in the direct-to-consumer streaming service with a minority interest in Hulu, to diving headfirst into the pool. Disney now has ESPN+, will release Disney+ in November, and now owns controlling interest… Read More »Is Disney looking to buy Comcast’s share of Hulu?
Disney continues to try to acquire most of the OTT streaming service Hulu from its minority owners. Variety reported today that Disney was in talks with AT&T to pick up their 10% stake in Hulu. This would give Disney even more control over the streaming… Read More »Disney looks to acquire larger stake in Hulu
Erstwhile ‘fowl’-mouthed comic book anti-hero Howard the Duck has gone from having his own movie in 1986, to a couple cameos in the recent Guardians of the Galaxy movies, to now possibly having his own animated TV series on the Hulu streaming service. Howard the… Read More »Marvel beefing up its content on Hulu with adult animated series
Disney’s big push to reach TV and movie consumers in their own homes, even those who have cut the cable cord, is coming in 2019. It’s still unnamed. But exactly what will be on the streaming service is coming into focus and, to no surprise,… Read More »More Marvel coming to Disney’s Streaming Service, including Loki & Scarlet Witch
For those of you who haven’t found it in your pocketbook to join Hulu just to watch “Marvel’s Runaways,” Disney is bringing the teen drama-comedy series to its Freeform cable channel. The channel will replay the first episode from season following the season finale of… Read More »Watch first episode of Marvel’s Runaways on Disney’s Freeform this week
A few weeks ago The Walt Disney Company held its year’y shareholders meeting in Texas. It was mostly a meh meeting notable for Disney theme park cast members talking about how much they loved their jobs while outdoors other Disney theme park cast members protested… Read More »The Walt Disney Company announces internal reorganization, effective immediately
We learned a bit more about Disney’s proposed streaming service yesterday thanks to Deadline Hollywood. The service will exist in addition to its current television and cable programming (in industry speak that’s called over the top or OTT) and will launch in the second half… Read More »First details of Disney’s Streaming Service outlined for Hollywood Press