Hulu gets exclusive rights to seven Disney series
More than 500 episodes and 20 movies from Disney are heading to the SVOD, the largest kids’ programming deal between the companies.
PlayStation Vue gets boost from Disney, ESPN
Sony’s OTT service will now offer 19 additional networks to its viewers, including ABC Family, Fusion and the Disney Channel.
AwesomenessTV to bring its family friendly content to Canada
Under a deal with DHX Media, the companies will develop original programming. DHX has also licensed three AwesomenessTV series.
Roku boosts kids vertical with Sesame Street Go
The children’s brand continues to expand its distribution network, offering hundreds of full-length episodes from past seasons.
Corus nabs Disney VOD streaming rights in new deal
The agreement gives the Canadian media co live-streaming and ad-supported VOD rights to shows such as Girl Meets World.
Disney exec says Maker will be the next Marvel
While its library has been monetized extensively via SVOD, Disney hasn’t yet capitalized on the potential of short-form video, says CFO Jay Rasula.