Netflix Subscribers Jump By 13 Million In 4th Quarter

Netflix Subscribers Jump By 13 Million In 4th Quarter

Netflix finished 2023 with slightly more than 260 million subscribers worldwide. San Francisco: Netflix subscription numbers rocketed more than 13 million in the final three months of last year, the company said on Tuesday, despite price hikes at the leading streaming service. Netflix finished 2023 with slightly more than 260 million subscribers worldwide, with a … Read more

‘The Marvels’ Disappoints at Box Office, Showcasing Disney’s Studio Challenge

‘The Marvels’ Disappoints at Box Office, Showcasing Disney’s Studio Challenge

“The Marvels,” Disney’s latest superhero feature, landed with a thud at the box office only days after Chief Executive Bob Iger called for an overhaul of the entertainment company’s studio business.  A sequel to 2019’s hit “Captain Marvel” from Disney’s Marvel Studios, the new movie features an all-female trio of stars in Brie Larsen, Teyonah … Read more

OTT releases this week: Movies, series to watch – from The Killer, At the Moment to Apurva

OTT releases this week: Movies, series to watch – from The Killer, At the Moment to Apurva

OTT platforms are out with their new release for this week catering to various tastes, be it action, drama, romance, or mystery. This week’s lineup of new releases on popular OTTs like Disney Plus Hotstar, Netflix and Amazon Prime Video promises a little something for everyone. Here’s a curated list of the most promising releases … Read more

Hollywood Actors Reach Agreement With Studios, Streamers to End Strike

Hollywood Actors Reach Agreement With Studios, Streamers to End Strike

Updated Nov. 9, 2023 12:41 am ET Striking Hollywood actors reached a tentative agreement with major studios and streamers Wednesday that could clear the way for the entertainment industry to restart its content factory after six months of labor strife. The Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists said its TV and theatrical … Read more

JioCinema adopts mid-size web shows to add volumes

JioCinema adopts mid-size web shows to add volumes

NEW DELHI : JioCinema, owned by Reliance Industries, is adopting a measured approach to its web original strategy by focusing on mid-sized web shows, with estimated annual budget of about ₹1,000 crore, excluding sports. This budget is roughly half the size of leading competitors like Netflix as the platform’s current strategy on web originals is … Read more

Bill Gates Flew Economy For Years, Reveals Netflix Co-Founder. Here’s Why

Bill Gates Flew Economy For Years, Reveals Netflix Co-Founder. Here’s Why

Bill Gates did not consider flying by first class to be of “good value”. Microsoft Founder Bill Gates, the ninth richest man in the world, used to fly economy class on flights for many years. This was revealed by the Co-founder of Netflix, Marc Randolph. He also shared an interesting reason for the same and … Read more

Hollywood Actors, Studios to Restart Contract Negotiations

Hollywood Actors, Studios to Restart Contract Negotiations

The Hollywood actors union and major studios and streamers said Saturday they are returning to the negotiating table in an effort to end a monthslong strike that has brought TV and film production to a halt. Talks are scheduled to restart Tuesday, nearly two weeks after the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers—which negotiates … Read more

Netflix May Tap Price Hikes After Success Of Password-Sharing Crackdown

Netflix May Tap Price Hikes After Success Of Password-Sharing Crackdown

The ad tier is expected to bring in some $188.1 million in revenue in the third quarter ended September Netflix’s crackdown on password-sharing likely boosted subscribers by about 6 million in the third quarter and the streaming pioneer is expected to set the stage for price increases when it reports earnings on Wednesday. The only … Read more

What inspired Hamas to take around 200 Israelis hostage to Gaza

What inspired Hamas to take around 200 Israelis hostage to Gaza

A nine-month-old baby, children with autism needing special care, a 23-year-old woman with untreated gunshot wounds and an 85-year-old woman with a history of heart failure and kidney disease are reported to be among the around 200 Israeli hostages in the custody of the Palestinian group Hamas. The dozens of people taken hostage by Hamas … Read more

It is Time to Rethink Your Media Subscriptions

It is Time to Rethink Your Media Subscriptions

Evaluate your household service use and turn plans on and off without losing your preferences.