A summary of Disney’s Investor Day where they provided more insight into their content pipeline and provided updated projections for their portfolio of DTC services.
A summary of Discovery’s Investor Day where they provided more insight into their DTC strategy, including details on discovery+.
Disney Has Reorganized Their Senior Leadership Team To Accelerate Their Pivot To A DTC-First Business
ViacomCBS Is Gearing Up For A Big Marketing Push Ahead Of The Relaunch Of Paramount+ Next Year
Lionsgate Is Leaning Further Into Local Distribution Partnerships To Expand Their International Presence
Discovery Plans To Announce The Details Of Its Differentiated Direct To Consumer Service Next Month
Sinclair Has Had Their RSNs Dropped From Multiple vMVPDs Since The Conclusion Of The Sports Seasons
FOX Has Shattered Records For Political Advertising Across Their Local Stations In Important Swing States
AMC Networks Has Recently Launched AMC+ In An Early Effort To Bundle Their Linear And SVOD Content
Netflix Has Ramped Up Production, But Has Yet To Surpass HBO As The Leader In Emmy Wins
Smartphone Usage Has Surpassed Live TV Viewership As The Primary Form Of Entertainment
Lionsgate Is Exploring Agreements With Theaters As It Plans To Release Another Film On PVOD Next Month
ViacomCBS Is Transforming CBS All-Access Into A Super Service, With Plans To Launch In Early 2021
Discovery Is Putting The Finishing Touches On An Aggregated, Differentiated DTC Service In The US
Sinclair Was Able To Reach A Carriage Agreement With Comcast One Day Before The Launch Of Marquee
Disney Is Creating A New PVOD Window To Release Mulan On Disney+ At The Same Time As Some Theaters
FOX Has A Light Entertainment Program Schedule And Expects To Have A Full Broadcast Season This Fall
AMC Networks Has Launched AMC+ With 2 MVPDs In A New Attempt To Reach Broadband-Only Customers
Lionsgate Is Producing More Content For Starz, But Remains An Opportunistic Seller To 3rd Parties
ViacomCBS Is Creating A Differentiated Streaming Ecosystem That Incorporates Live News And Sports
Fox Has Seen Local Advertising Revenue Evaporate Despite Viewership Gains For News Programming
Discovery Pivoted To Remote Production Quickly With Key Talent Creating New Content From Their Home
Sinclair Continues To Make Media Rights Payments To The Sports Teams Even Though Play Is Suspended
AMC Networks Is Increasing The Distribution Of Their Content And SVOD Services On New Digital Platforms
A recap of Disney’s 2020 Q1 Earnings, including a summary of major talking points and key data from financial statements.
Discovery Is Starting To Aggressively Expand In Europe Through Their Locally Differentiated OTT Products
During Bob Iger’s Tenure As CEO, Disney Has Made Significant Acquisitions Of IP To Fuel Growth
Sinclair Has Successfully Launched Their Newest RSN, Marquee, With Full Coverage In The Chicago Market
AMC Networks Is Looking To Expand Its Suite Of Direct To Consumer Service To International Territories
A summary of Hasbro’s Investor Day where they provided more insight into their acquisition of Entertainment One.
ViacomCBS Is Utilizing Viacom Assets To Turn All Access Into A Broad General Entertainment OTT Service
Lionsgate Is Aiming To Be A Premium Content Service That Is Complementary To The Main OTT Platforms
FOX Is Turning Its Attention To The Presidential Election Cycle After Record Revenues From The Super Bowl
Disney Has Wildly Exceeded Expectations With The Launch Of Disney+, Reaching 26.5M Subs At Year End
A summary of Liberty Media’s Investor Day, including major talking points and key data from management presentations by Senior Executives at Liberty Media, Charter, Formula 1, Live Nation, and SiriusXM.
Disney Is Utilizing Their Streaming Services To Build A Multi-Platform Company That Can Extend Its Reach
Viacom Continues To Be A Willing Supplier Of Content To Other Platforms, Including The Main OTT Services
CBS Is Setting Up Senior Management Teams As The Merger With Viacom Gets Set To Close This Month
Madison Square Garden Has Changed The Structure For The Split Of Their Sports And Entertainment Assets
Lionsgate Is Working Through Negotiations With MVPDs To Expand And Evolve The Distribution Of Starz
FOX Is Revamping Their Digital Assets To Build A Unified Platform That Complements The Linear Networks
Discovery Is Exploring Their Options To Aggregate Their Domestic Content Into A Unique DTC Platform
AMC Networks Is Working With MVPDs To Expand The Distribution Of Their Niche OTT Services
A summary of WarnerMedia’s Investor Day yesterday where they provided more insight into their DTC strategy, including details on HBO Max.
After Surpassing Broadcast Networks Last Year, Netflix Has Now Equaled Cable TV For Emmys
A brief overview of the Hasbro – eOne acquisition, including a summary of major talking points and key slides from the management presentation.
There Has Been A Wave Of Consolidation Across The Media Industry Over The Last Few Years
A brief overview of the Viacom – CBS merger, including a summary of major talking points and key slides from the management presentation.
Viacom Has Rectified A Lot Of Their Recent Declines As They Prepare To Enter A New Phase Of Growth
Lionsgate Is Working With Various Partners To Aggressively Expand Their OTT Platform Across The World
CBS Is Ramping Up Content Investments As They Supply Programs For Their Own Platforms And Others
FOX Has Been Quick To Acquire New Assets To Expand Their Reach Beyond The Linear TV Ecosystem
Disney Is Negotiating Distribution Deals To Ensure They Can Gain Scale Quickly With Their Disney+ Service
Discovery Is Creating New Leadership Teams With Expertise In Technology And Subscriber Acquisition
AMC Networks Is Concentrating On Growing The Subscriber Base Across Their Suite Of SVOD Services
Lionsgate Is Starting To Aggressively Roll Out Its Direct-To-Consumer Starz Platform Across The World
Game of Thrones Has Become A Key Franchise, Setting HBO Ratings Records In Its Series Finale
Viacom Is Quickly Leveraging Pluto’s Platform To Enhance Multiple Components Of Their Legacy Business
A summary of FOX’s Investor Day where they provided more insight on the their strategies around sports, news, and live content.
Disney Is Working On Getting More Library Content To Bolster Their DTC Platform Launching This Fall
Discovery Is Partnering With BBC To Create Their First Non-Sports “Above The Globe” OTT Service
CBS Is Starting To Expand All-Access Across The World, Starting With English Speaking Countries
AMC Networks Is Slowly Increasing Production To Better Serve Their Portfolio Of DTC Products
A summary of Disney’s Investor Day where they provided more insight into their DTC strategy, including details on Disney+.
AMC Networks Will Generate $100M In Revenue From Their Portfolio Of DTC Products In 2019
Discovery Has Added Cycling To Their Portfolio Of Niche Sports Rights That They Own On A Global Basis
CBS Is Ramping Up Their Content Production To Meet The Demands Of Their Growing DTC Subscriber Base
Lionsgate Is Focusing On Integrating Its Library Content With Production Capabilities Into One Platform
Viacom Has Acquired Pluto TV As Their First Major Move To Compete In The Direct-To-Consumer Space
Disney Has Realigned Their Organization To Properly Support Their Biggest Priority: Direct To Consumer
Madison Square Garden Company Is Working On A Spin Off That Will Separate Its 2 Core Businesses
Viacom Is Ramping Up Production To Become A Preeminent Global Supplier Of Multi-Platform Content
Lions Gate Is Building Their Business Around The Rapidly Expanding Starz OTT Platform
Disney Is Taking A Cautious Approach As They Build Up The Library For Their Streaming Platforms
Discovery Holds Long-Term Sports Rights Across The World That Can Be Monetized In Different Ways
MSG Networks Is Leveraging Digital Media Brands To Develop Content Around Their Live Games
CBS Is Growing Their Collection Of Genre-Based OTT Products To Capture Subscribers Across Platforms
AMC Networks Is Building Out A Suite Of Niche DTC Services Similar To Their Cable Networks
Viacom Is Evolving Into A Multi-Platform Company To Take Full Advantage Of Their Strong Brands And IP
Lionsgate’s Flexibility To Sell A Variety Of Content Across Multiple Platforms Makes Them An Ideal Partner
With The Sale To Disney Approved, The Focus Will Be On Ramping Up “New Fox” As A Stand Alone Entity
After Winning The Bidding War For Fox, Disney Can Turn Its Attention To Their DTC Streaming Services
Discovery Is Accelerating Its Shift Towards Becoming A Global Platform For Direct-To-Consumer Media
CBS Is Taking Full Advantage Of All The Ways To Monetize Content Through New Forms Of Distribution
AMC Networks Has Made Recent Acquisitions To Accelerate Their Direct-To-Consumer Presence
Lionsgate Is Partnering With Both Emerging OTT Platforms And Linear MVPDs For International Distribution
AMC Networks Is Transitioning From A Cable Channel Company To A Diversified Global Content Company
The Emphasis On Premium Sports Content Will Command Higher Rates, Even On Skinny Bundles
Disney Is Taking The First Steps In Transitioning To A Multi-Dimensional Direct To Consumer Platform
After Completing The Acquisition Of Scripps, Discovery Is The Clear Leader In Unscripted Content
CBS Continues To Grow Its Subscriber Base Outside Of The Traditional Linear Ecosystem
Viacom Is Continuing To Take Steps To Become Less Dependent On The Linear Ecosystem
Just Like 2017, AMC Networks Will Spend About $1 Billion On Programming In 2018
DOJ Has Cleared The Acquisition Of Scripps Networks And The Merger Will Close Within 2 Weeks
CBS Is Leveraging Skinny Bundles To Help Drive Subscribers To Its OTT Products
Viacom Wants To Distribute Its Flagship Brands Across As Many Different Mediums As Possible
Lionsgate Is An Attractive Asset To The Big Media Companies As They Look To Scale
The Thursday Night NFL Deal Is The First Step In Building Out The “New Fox” Business
The Upcoming Launch Of ESPN Plus Will Look To Capitalize On The Passion Of Niche Sports Fans
A brief analysis of the Disney – 21st Century Fox transaction, including an overview of the assets sold (and spun-off), and a brief summary of the strategic rationale behind the deal.
A summary of Liberty Media’s Investor Day, including major talking points and key data from management presentations by Senior Executives at Liberty Media, Charter, Live Nation, SiriusXM and Formula 1.
An analysis of the importance of animation content and how media companies are utilizing this type of content (and IP) to adopt to changing viewing behavior from younger audiences.