Spanish Media Giant Univision Sells Majority Stake

Two investment firms said they would buy a majority stake in Univision, the nation’s biggest Spanish-language broadcaster, setting up a new era for the large broadcasting company at a time when traditional media entities are grappling with new ways to reach large audiences. Searchlight Capital Partners and ForgeLight … [Read More...]

AT&T Sets HBO Max Investor Day for October

AT&T has set Oct. 29 as the date for an investor presentation that will offer details about the planned launch next spring of WarnerMedia’s HBO Max streaming platform. AT&T said Wednesday that the presentation will be held on the Warner Bros. lot in Burbank, Calif. The investor day … [Read More...]

Netflix Sets Low-Cost India Subscription Plan

Streaming giant Netflix revealed its long-awaited mobile-only subscription plan for India on Wednesday. The plan, which will be available imminently, will cost INR199 ($2.88) per month and will be available on one mobile or tablet screen, per user, in standard definition. While downloads will be supported, casting … [Read More...]

Drama: Leaving your comfort zone for weirder places

Lorraine Toussaint (“The Village”), Bob Odenkirk (“Better Call Saul”), Jodie Comer (“Killing Eve”), Billy Porter (“Pose”), Patricia Clarkson (“Sharp Objects”) and Jason Bateman (“Ozark”) face their fears and ascend to the heights of Peak TV. [Read More...]