The difference between a monopsony and a monopoly (and why it matters for your favorite TV show)

Photo: Manuel Esteban (Shutterstock) You’ve probably noticed that your favorite streaming giants like Netflix, Hulu and HBO Max, once heaven for creators lured by the freedom to make shows that would never fly on TV, are increasingly resorting to tactics like the subscription price. hikes and a shift to cheaper, more formulaic (aka “safe”) content. … Read more

Star Wars should embrace TV and stop being movies altogether

Image: lucasfilm Just when we’re about to have a new one star wars show in the form of Andor-the second of three shows this year, if you need remind, the movie side of the franchise took another notable hit. Thieves Squadron, a film originally planned to be directed by wonder woman Patty Jenkins for a … Read more

Warner Bros. just doesn’t care about his streaming service, huh?

Image: Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images If there’s one thing that sets Warner Bros. Uncovering its various rivals among major media conglomerates is how much of a fuck streak the newly merged company seems to be giving on the concept of streaming. We’ve had plenty of examples of this stupidity already, of course, starting … Read more

Featurette of new Disney+ series reveals first images

Disney’s D23 expo is in full swing, giving fans a fresh look at various projects on the horizon and on Saturday meant a first look at chinese born american, the upcoming Disney+ series based on the graphic novel of the same name by Gene Luen Yang. A new featurette for the series has been released, … Read more

Tim Allen stars in the Disney+ Sequel series

Each product has been independently selected by our editorial team. We may receive commissions from certain product links on this page. Promotions are subject to availability and retailer terms. Here is Santa Claus in the first trailer of Santa Clauses, the Disney+ series that follows the hit holiday movie franchise. Tim Allen, who starred as … Read more

Agents of SHIELD VFX Artist Addresses Ms. Marvel Connection (Exclusive)

The latest full Disney+ release from Marvel Studios, Ms. Marvel, opened the doors to new dimensions of MCU storytelling through Kamala Khan’s superhero origin story. While the new visuals were unlike anything MCU fans had seen before, a few moments actually brought back memories of a story with a complicated relationship to the franchise: Agents … Read more

Rick & Morty Wedding Season

rick and morty; Rosa Salazar in wedding season; Matthew Fox in the last lightPhoto: swimming for adults; Luke Varley/Disney+; MGM/NBCU/Peacock Television Welcome to What’s On, our weekly selection of must-watch shows. Here’s what you need to watch from Sunday, September 4 through Thursday, September 8. All times are in Eastern Time. [Note: The weekend edition … Read more

This Buffy The Vampire Slayer Reboot Is Now Officially “On Pause”

Photo: Hulton Archive (Getty Images) Four years agonews broke that Joss Whedon – working with Monica Owusu-Breen, who would serve as showrunner on the new project – was developing a reboot of his beloved TV breakthrough, buffy the vampire slayer. Now Indiewire reports only after a long period of silence – and complications around whedon … Read more

New She-Hulk TV Spot Teases a Smashing End to Summer

She-Hulk: Lawyer will arrive on Disney+ in a few days, ushering in the latest heroine in the ever-evolving Marvel Cinematic Universe. The live-action series will delve into the origin story of Jennifer Walters/She-Hulk (Tatiana Maslany), and how she balances her normal life as a lawyer with her reluctant new role as a superhero. To get … Read more

Seth MacFarlane Reveals Season 4 Renewal Chances, Says Disney+ Views Could Be a Game Changer

The OrvilleThe third season of is finally over and fans are eager for news on the future of the sci-fi series. Previous reports suggested things weren’t looking good for a fourth season, especially with the cast’s contracts all expiring after the end of season 3. TVLine, The Orville creator/star Seth MacFarlane says he’s currently “50-50” … Read more