HBO Max is the name of WarnerMedia’s forthcoming streaming service, which is being built to compete with Netflix The new team’s appointment marks the latest rejig outside of the US for WarnerMedia as it prepares to roll HBO Max out globally. if (document.referrer) document.write ("&referer=" + escape(document.referrer)); Chicago Mercantile Association: Certain market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. '&charset='+document.characterSet : '')); Copyright © 2021 Informa PLC. document.write ("'>"); The “Friends” deal garnered the most attention because it has been one of the most popular titles on Netflix in recent years. Market indices are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. However, this will only happen in the US. if (document.mmm_fo) document.write ("&mmm_fo=1"); var m3_r = Math.floor(Math.random()*99999999999); Dow Jones: The Dow Jones branded indices are proprietary to and are calculated, distributed and marketed by DJI Opco, a subsidiary of S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC and have been licensed for use to S&P Opco, LLC and CNN. According to the Journal, HBO Max “is paying $425 million to carry ‘Friends’ for five years starting in 2020, a person familiar with the terms said, in what was essentially a transaction inside WarnerMedia. if (!document.MAX_used) document.MAX_used = ','; document.write (""); document.write (document.charset ? '':''); document.write ("'>"); document.write (""); 4:32 PM EDT, Tue July 9, 2019, PHOTO: Stream Friends, Looney Tunes Cartoons, Wonder Woman, the Studio Ghibli collection, and so much more.. HBO is the streaming option for all of HBO, including original series, movies, specials, and more. As the name indicates, all of HBO’s existing programming will also be included. Luis Duran will join the company in February as general manager of the SVOD in Lat Am, reporting into Johannes Larcher, who left MBC-owned streamer Shahid last year to become the head of HBO Max International. improve your experience and our services. document.write ('&cb=' + m3_r); If an account exists, we've sent an email with a link to reset your password. Duran was most recently chief commercial officer for the digital unit at MBC Group, where he worked on streamer Shahid to oversee all revenue streams and led the marketing, distribution and analytics/support teams. All rights reserved. if (document.mmm_fo) document.write ("&mmm_fo=1"); if (document.context) document.write ("&context=" + escape(document.context)); New original shows from The … document.write ("'>"); WarnerMedia has hired another senior exec from the Middle East’s MBC Group to lead its streaming service HBO Max in Latin America. HBO Max is the name of WarnerMedia’s forthcoming streaming service, which is being built to compete with Netflix (NFLX), Hulu, and other collections of … At $6.99 a month, Disney+ will start a streaming price war. WarnerMedia said the new service “is anticipated to premiere with 10,000 hours of premium content.”. All 11 … document.write ("&loc=" + escape(window.location)); By bringing it in-house, WarnerMedia is banking that “Friends” fans will migrate for a new streaming service. HBO Max launched in the United States earlier this year, and was always expected to debut in Europe sometime during 2021. The goal is to entice subscribers with a combination of past hits like “Friends” and buzzworthy new shows and films. All Rights Reserved. Thanks for the memories, gang.”. (Photo by NOAH BERGER / AFP) (Photo credit should read NOAH BERGER/AFP/Getty Images), PHOTO: var m3_r = Math.floor(Math.random()*99999999999); '':'');