Disney Says Its ‘Primary Focus’ for Entertainment Is Streaming — Announces a Major Reorg

Disney is restructuring its media and entertainment divisions, as streaming becomes the most important facet of the company’s media business. On Monday, the company revealed that in order to further … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE:

It Ain’t Over: The Kardashians Rumored to Be Signing a Streaming Deal with Netflix, Apple, or Amazon

‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ is over at E!, but that doesn’t mean the show is gone for good. According to reports, insiders say that the family might be signing a big streaming deal in the near future — or … Read more…

AMC’s Shudder Streaming Service Launching in Australia, New Zealand

AMC Networks’ speciality SVOD service Shudder launched Monday in Australia and New Zealand with titles including breakout hits “Creepshow” and “Cursed Films.” Shudder offers a menu of on-demand horror, thriller, and suspense programming and originally rolled out in the U.S. It has since … Read more…

Streaming Drives Rise in Digital Revenue for Warner Music Group During COVID

Warner Music Group’s third-quarter earnings were revealed today (Aug. 4). The company reported mixed results due to the coronavirus pandemic, with digital revenue up 11% during the fiscal period ending June 30, representing 71% of total revenue, compared to 61% … Read more…

‘30 Rock’ Reunion: A Funny, Blatant Commercial for NBC’s ‘Amazing Streaming Service’ Peacock (Column)

Scripted by “30 Rock” co-creators Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, the hour-long reunion special “episode” that aired Thursday on NBC (and some of its affiliate stations) brought the cast back together via Zoom calls and side plots with impressively high … Read more…

Celebrate the 4th of July by Streaming TV’s Most Compelling Show About Race in America

The most eloquent retort to Donald Trump’s favorite slogan—Make America Great Again—was first published in Esquire’s July 1936 issue, a decade before the President’s birth. Though its title is similarly nostalgic, Langston Hughes’ poem “Let America Be America Again” expresses … Read more…

The businesses that made Disney a juggernaut are suddenly hurting, distracting from its streaming success

Disney wants Wall Street to focus on its growing streaming business, but its media networks, theme parks and film studio have grown too large to be ignored. That’s become a big problem during coronavirus shutdowns. Tech BEST DEAL UPDATE: