023: International Plans and Awards Season Begins

Have you heard of Plex? If not, you probably will in the near future since it is a new service that recently launched in over two hundred countries. There is also some news on Peacock along with the international plans for Netlfix, Prime Video, and HBO Max. It is also that time of the year, no not that time of the year, but award nomination season. Who is making waves this year? All of that plus more updates for sports on streaming services as well. Tony and Dustin are here to discuss everything from the world of streaming services from the past week.

News Topics:
Netflix takes ownership of prestige one-screen theater in NYC: https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2019/11/netflix-movie-theater
Plex supersizes their free movie library: https://deadline.com/2019/12/plex-launches-free-ad-supported-streaming-service-in-200-countries-1202799744/
Comcast sets date for Peacock presentation: https://deadline.com/2019/12/comcast-and-nbcuniversal-set-date-for-peacock-investor-presentation-1202800377/
https://deadline.com/2019/12/peacock-to-get-2b-investment-in-first-two-years-turn-profit-in-year-5-comcast-cfo-says-1202804477/
Netflix, Amazon and HBO Max discuss international plans: https://variety.com/2019/tv/news/netflix-hbo-max-amazon-prime-international-plans-tv-streaming-svod-1203427066/
https://deadline.com/2019/11/starzplay-uk-rights-doom-patrol-1202791741/
Netflix promises to be transparent for the creative community to thrive: https://www.ibtimes.com/netflix-promises-be-consistent-transparent-future-2880737

Discussions:
Award season begins and steaming services are raking in the nominations:
https://www.engadget.com/2019/12/08/apple-tv-scores-its-first-award-nomination-with-the-morning-sh/
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/09/movies/golden-globes-nominations.html
Sports on Streaming services heat up:
https://deadline.com/2019/12/amazon-scattered-issues-premier-league-1202800177/
https://www.cordcuttersnews.com/amazon-will-reportedly-stream-mlb-games-next-year-in-partnership-the-yankees/
https://deadline.com/2019/12/amazon-scores-record-sign-up-to-prime-service-after-millions-tune-in-for-english-premier-league-games-1202802297/
https://www.cordcuttersnews.com/amazon-might-get-exclusive-nfl-streaming-rights-according-to-nfl-executives/

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