Verizon taps into super fan culture
The telco has partnered with the after-style YouTube series The Star Wars Show in a bid to reach die-hard fans who can’t get enough of the force.
Netflix gets cozy with Disney, Marvel, Lucasfilm and Pixar
While recent titles such as the latest Star Wars won’t be coming to the SVOD anytime soon, upcoming titles will find a home in September.
Netflix to stream Disney titles in Australia, some in NZ
Some titles, such as Frozen, won’t be available in New Zealand come Netflix’s launch in the region this March.
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.
Maker’s head of sales on plans for Star Wars, other Disney IP
Jason Krebs says the company will arrange an annual programming calendar across multiple genres relating to Disney IP, which will include Star Wars-related content in the run up to the 2015 release.