original programming

Netflix and Nickelodeon partner on original programming, following Disney+ launch

Netflix is taking on the Disney+ threat by partnering with kids’ entertainment giant Nickelodeon, which will produce original content, including films and TV shows, for Netflix’s streaming service.

YouTube Originals become ad-supported and free after September 24th

In an email distributed to YouTube Premium subscribers, the company confirmed that access to YouTube’s original programming will no longer be exclusive to Premium customers after September 24th, 2019.
TV anchor Vikram Chandra bets on AI-powered short videos to fix India’s broken news scene

TV anchor Vikram Chandra bets on AI-powered short videos to fix India’s broken news scene

People watching videos online in India is expected to double by 2020.
For Netflix, being a premium service in India has its perks

For Netflix, being a premium service in India has its perks

Partnerships and original content are key.

Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine to debut an exclusive lineup of Audible Originals

A year ago, Amazon -owned Audible announced a deal with Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine to develop exclusive audio productions for Audible Originals — the company’s entertainment offering that

Netflix partners with Sirius XM on new comedy channel, ‘Netflix Is A Joke’

For the first time, Netflix is making its content available to another subscription media service. The company announced today it will bring segments from its popular stand-up specials, plus other
YouTube to develop interactive content like Netflix’s Bandersnatch

YouTube to develop interactive content like Netflix’s Bandersnatch

It's another type of programming to bring viewers—and advertisers—to YouTube.

Brie Larson will star in a CIA drama for Apple

In addition to taking on the role of Captain Marvel in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Brie Larson is also going to become a top line star for Apple's upcoming lineup of original content. According to

Apple hires more series regular for its Dickinson TV show

Apple continues to pad out the cast for its Dickinson series, a comedic look at the world of 19th century poet Emily Dickinson. Joining current cast members Hailee Steinfeld and Jane Krakowski will be
Sex, violence, drugs get the axe in Apple’s upcoming original content

Sex, violence, drugs get the axe in Apple’s upcoming original content

Apple reportedly killed a drama about Dr. Dre's life that was too scandalous.
Sex, violence, drugs get the axe in Apple’s upcoming original content

Sex, violence, drugs get the axe in Apple’s upcoming original content

Apple reportedly killed a drama about Dr. Dre's life that was too scandalous.
Apple Orders a Sitcom from ‘It’s Always Sunny’ Creators Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day

Apple Orders a Sitcom from ‘It’s Always Sunny’ Creators Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day

The half-hour sitcom is part of Apple's $1 billion war chest for original programming.
Apple Orders a Sitcom from ‘It’s Always Sunny’ Creators Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day

Apple Orders a Sitcom from ‘It’s Always Sunny’ Creators Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day

The half-hour sitcom is part of Apple's $1 billion war chest for original programming.
Netflix will have a crazy number of original series and movies this year

Netflix will have a crazy number of original series and movies this year

Do you love Netflix originals? Then we have some good news for you. Netflix will have 1,000 originals on its platform by the end of…

Yes, we can? Apple wants to sign Obama to a content deal

Apple is reportedly battling with Netflix and Amazon to sign former President Barack Obama to a deal that would see him produce a high profile series of shows with wife Michelle Obama. These shows

Apple battles HBO to acquire new J.J. Abrams sci-fi show

Apple and HBO are vying for a new sci-fi drama series written by Star Wars: The Force Awakens director J.J. Abrams. The untitled show is the first bit of TV writing Abrams has done since working on

Apple recruits Amazon Studios execs for its original content team

Apple has recruited three executives from Amazon Studios, who will help Apple further grow its original programming ambitions. The new employees include Tara Sorensen, former head of Amazon kids’

Apple will spend $4.2 billion on original programming by 2022

Apple will $4.2 billion per year on original video content by 2022, according to a recent report, citing Loup Ventures analyst Gene Munster. The sum is a massive increase on the rumored $1 billion
Apple Orders TV Series Starring Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston

Apple Orders TV Series Starring Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston

Apple ordered two seasons of a new TV series.
Apple Orders TV Series Starring Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston

Apple Orders TV Series Starring Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston

Apple ordered two seasons of a new TV series.