Disney+ is looming over the streaming industry, like the star destroyer in the opening scene of Star Wars: A New Hope. The House of Mouse’s streaming platform is due to be launched in November 2019 and, there’s no doubt, it will change the streaming landscape. Recently, Disney has been on a buying spree, purchasing Lucas … Continue reading Disney+ Will Succeed… Probably.
No matter how hard Netflix tries, it doesn’t seem to be able to make a weekly talk show stick. Their latest endeavours, The Break With Michelle Wolf and The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale, have been cancelled after just 1 season each. This comes after another talk show, Chelsea, with Chelsea Handler, wrapped after … Continue reading Netflix Cancels McHale’s and Wolf’s shows after one season.
Vox, which is part of Vox Media, has teamed up with Netflix to create the explainer series conveniently titled, ‘Explained.’ Each episode aims to explain a subject as thoroughly, but as quickly possible. This strategy has been a signature of the Vox YouTube channel, where the internet news site has uploaded 850 short explainer videos … Continue reading Explained, Vox and Netflix team up for new show.
Disney are pulling their content from Netflix. This development isn’t wholly surprising, Disney are the biggest entertainment company in the world after all, and rumours last year suggested they were looking to buy Netflix, although for whatever reason this never came to fruition. This move by the entertainment giant signposts a greater trend in the … Continue reading Netflix, Disney and the Future of Streaming
and what does AOS means for the Inhumans TV show? It’s safe to say that Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D was not an instant success. Yet, in recent seasons, AOS has managed to improve on the formula that they had from the start, resulting in some compelling and often times emotional stories. The Marvel Cinematic Universe’s first … Continue reading What’s the deal with Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D?