Tag: Television Broadcasting

ViacomCBS revamping Paramount operations, refocusing on streaming

ViacomCBS Inc. is revamping the operations of its Paramount Pictures movie and television production unit as part of a broader shake-up of the management there that will give television veteran David Nevins a larger role, people familiar with the matter said. Under the new structure, the movie and television arms will be run as separate entities, the people […]

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Rachel Maddow inks multiyear deal to stay with MSNBC

Rachel Maddow, MSNBC’s highly rated host, has signed a new deal that will keep her at the network for the next several years, according to people familiar with the matter. The deal ensures that Maddow — host of “The Rachel Maddow Show” and a linchpin of MSNBC’s prime-time lineup — will remain at Comcast Corp.’s […]

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What’s new on Hulu in September 2021, and what’s leaving

Hulu has a loaded lineup in September, including another star-studded anthology series and the debut of a comic-book adaptation that has been in the works for more than a decade. That would be “Y: The Last Man” (Sept. 13), the long awaited post-apocalyptic drama based on the iconic graphic novel that ran from 2002-’06, about […]

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How to watch the Tokyo Olympics for (mostly) free

It’s been delayed a year, will have almost no fans in attendance and there’s a 13-hour time difference with the U.S. East Coast, but the Tokyo Olympics will still offer some must-see viewing when they kick off Friday. The only question is, where? The good news is that you can watch thousands of hours of […]

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What does a mature streaming service look like? Netflix is about to show us

Netflix Inc. proved to the world that streaming video could be a big business. Now it will show the world what that business looks like when it hits maturity. Netflix’s growth stage hit warp speed during the COVID-19 pandemic, then fell off in the first quarter after nearly a year of staggering growth. When the […]

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Here’s what’s coming to Hulu in July 2021, and what’s leaving

Hulu doesn’t have many originals coming in July, but will try to make up for that with a ton of older movies. The Disney DIS, -1.28% -controlled streaming service has a pair of original music documentaries on tap: “McCartney 3,2,1,” (July 16), with music legend and former Beatle Paul McCartney teaming up with super producer […]

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