Content is king, or so we are told all the time. But is it really? Does quality outweigh quantity, and how important is that thought for these new services launching? Amazon picks up some unique shows while Quibi continues to make headlines with their future content lineup. The big story might be a certain brand under Disney ramping up their output for a service under the Disney umbrella that isn’t the one everyone is currently talking about. Tony and Dustin discuss all of this and more this time around on this content-focused episode.

Netflix:
Horror property ‘The Unsound’ lands at Netflix with David Sandberg set to direct: https://deadline.com/2019/11/david-f-sandberg-the-unsound-netflix-horror-film-shazam-boom-studios-skylar-james-1202780209/

Prime Video:
Amazon set their first holiday special with Kacey Musgraves headlining: https://deadline.com/2019/11/the-kacey-musgraves-christmas-show-amazon-prime-video-first-holiday-special-1202775196/
‘Narcos vs Zombies” series acquired: https://variety.com/2019/digital/news/amazon-narcos-vs-zombies-mexico-1203393228/
‘The Legend of Vox Machina’ from Critical Role picked up for two seasons: https://variety.com/2019/digital/news/critical-role-amazon-prime-video-legend-of-vox-machina-1203388522/

Disney+:
New film focusing on Milwaukee Buck’s player Giannis Antetokounmpo in the works: https://deadline.com/2019/11/disney-developing-feature-film-about-milwaukee-bucks-star-giannis-antetokounmpo-1202773702/
New kids game show ‘The Big Fib’ picked up: https://deadline.com/2019/11/disney-kids-game-show-the-big-fib-host-yvette-nicole-brown-rhys-darby-pants-on-fire-podcast-1202778869/
Mighty Ducks reboot series moves forward: https://discussingfilm.net/2019/11/06/the-mighty-ducks-reboot-series-in-development-at-disney-exclusive/

Other Services:
Team behind American Vandal working on new series around junior high at Quibi: https://deadline.com/2019/11/jimmy-tatro-christian-pierce-junior-high-comedy-quibi-american-vandal-1202774506/
Quibi announces ‘Last Looks’, a true-crime series examining the fashion industry: https://deadline.com/2019/10/quibi-last-looks-fashion-true-crime-series-1202773973/
Donald Sterling scandal takes focus for new documentary series at Quibi: https://deadline.com/2019/11/donald-sterling-documentary-quibi-chris-paul-doc-rivers-1202777033/
Cara Delevingne attached to all-female practical joke series at Quibi: https://deadline.com/2019/11/cara-delevingne-host-executive-produce-all-female-practical-joke-series-quibi-1202778224/
Quibi announces horror series ‘Emma”: https://deadline.com/2019/11/annasophia-robb-emma-quibi-horror-series-shortform-1202778633/
FX content will help boost Hulu including exclusive series: https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/7/20954171/disney-hulu-fox-fx-series-movies-searchlight-streaming-wars-netflix-hbo
Eric Andre brings ‘Rapper Warrior Ninja’ series to Quibi: https://pitchfork.com/news/eric-andre-announces-new-rapper-warrior-ninja-show/

Trailers
Ghostwriter on Apple TV+ (11/01/19): https://youtu.be/RILo9C1B2fo
Green Egg and Ham on Netflix (11/08/19): https://youtu.be/YaqKPRxxaSk
The Dragon Prince S3 on Netflix (11/22/19): https://youtu.be/i8FPzAW7HZ4
The Banker on Apple TV+ (01/31/20): https://youtu.be/J_-nk9-sMus
Jeff Garlin: Our Man in Chicago on Netflix (11/12/19): https://youtu.be/rf6sFXLimQk
Merry Happy Whatever on Netflix (11/28/19): https://youtu.be/pgEehnImErc
The Kacey Musgraves Christmas Show on Prime Video (11/29/19): https://youtu.be/FxZbec91iYs
Nailed It! Holiday! S2 on Netflix (11/22/19): https://youtu.be/lQ2pUCc_OAQ
The Two Popes on Netflix (12/20/19): https://youtu.be/T5OhkFY1PQE
Hala on Apple TV+ (12/06/19): https://youtu.be/4aS-qGHH6E0
Dolly Parton’s Heartstrings S1 on Netflix (11/22/19): https://youtu.be/Rk0dfTAH7ME
Servant on Apple TV+ (11/28/19): https://youtu.be/N1cOR0sRRIw
The Accident on Hulu (11/22/19): https://youtu.be/EvIWvlV92V4
Illiza: Unveiled on Netflix (11/19/19): https://youtu.be/ATDhYdHbvc0
The Knight Before Christmas on Netflix (11/21/19): https://youtu.be/-JtwROpSVWc
Star Trek: Short Treks-Ask Not on CBS All Access (11/14/19): https://youtu.be/sIm5RNOt46g
Bikram: Yogi, Guru, Predator on Netflix (11/20/19): https://youtu.be/AbsaUHdxGHg

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