AT&T chief promises live sport and news for HBO Max

HBO Max, WarnerMedia’s new subscription video-on-demand service to be launched next spring, will ultimately include live content including premium sports and news, according to AT&T chief executive Randall Stephenson. Speaking on AT&T’s latest quarterly earnings call, Stephenson said that “unique live premium sports” including NBA, Major Leaghe Baseballand NCAA Basketball would be “really important elements […]

HBO Max content team unveiled

WarnerMedia is assembling the content team behind its fledgling service HBO Max.  The business has appointed TNT exec Sarah Aubrey, the exec who greenlit such series as Claws, Animal Kingdom and Good Behavior, as head of original content for the original programming division. She will report into HBO Max chief content officer Kevin Reilly. Set to join the team […]

HBO Max is WarnerMedia’s Netflix-competitor 

WarnerMedia has named its soon-to-launch streaming service HBO Max and unveiled its programming slate, which will include 10,000 hours of content ranging from classic comedy Friends to new original shows. The streamer will house series including Batwoman and Katy Keene from Warner Bros TV, which will debut on The CW and then be added to […]