038: Apple Lands Another Former Premium Channel Exec

A slow week has brought in a few things to discuss. The main big news is that yet another former premium channel executive has signed an exclusive deal with Apple. And if you thought we have discussed all of the streaming services that exist, then you don’t know about Tubi. Check out the latest episode as Tony and Dustin cover all of the latest content news related to the streaming services.

Netflix:
Animation studio Titmouse signs overall deal with Netflix: https://deadline.com/2020/01/netflix-overall-deal-animation-studio-titmouse-1202842841/
Netflix picks up British YA drama ‘Zero Chill’: https://deadline.com/2020/01/netflix-nabs-zero-chill-from-lime-pictures-1202819419/
Spy drama ‘In From the Cold’ greenlit at Netflix: https://deadline.com/2020/01/in-from-the-cold-netflisx-spy-drama-series-margarita-levieva-star-thriller-supernatural-1202844543/
Manga classic ‘One-Piece’ to be adapted to live action at Netflix: https://deadline.com/2020/01/one-piece-live-action-series-based-on-manga-classic-ordered-netflix-tomorrow-studios-1202845657/
Netflix lands a number of Spanish originals: https://deadline.com/2020/01/netflix-spanish-originals-sing-it-money-heist-1202846585/

Prime Video:
‘Fear Agent’ rights optioned by Amazon: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/seth-rogen-david-f-sandberg-tackling-rick-remenders-fear-agent-1271777
Amazon adds four new Latin America original series: https://variety.com/2020/tv/global/amazon-prime-video-picks-four-pack-of-latin-american-originals-1203478557/
Adult animated series ‘Fairfax’ picked up for two seasons by Prime Video: https://deadline.com/2020/01/adult-animated-comedy-fairfax-gets-2-season-order-by-amazon-1202845588/

Apple TV+:
‘Boys State’ doc picked up by Apple and A24: https://deadline.com/2020/01/apple-a24-snap-up-boys-state-doc-for-10m-sundance-1202843009/
Former President of Programming at Starz inks exclusive producer deal at Apple: https://deadline.com/2020/01/carmi-zlotnick-exclusive-producer-deal-apple-1202843100/

Disney+:
Four new unscripted shows coming to Disney+: https://deadline.com/2020/01/disney-unveils-non-scripted-slate-including-teen-remake-of-abc-fantasy-competition-the-quest-1202845137/

HBO Max:
HBO Max passes on comedy series ‘Delilah’: https://deadline.com/2020/01/delilah-comedy-pilot-starring-jessica-rothe-not-going-forward-dead-hbo-max-shopped-by-kapital-entertainment-1202843421/
New comedy from Mike Schur gets pilot order at HBO Max: https://deadline.com/2020/01/hbo-max-orders-female-friends-comedy-pilot-from-broad-city-trio-mike-schur-paul-w-downs-lucia-aniello-and-jen-statsky-1202844234/
Comedy series based on the life of Aida Rodriguez in development at HBO Max: https://deadline.com/2020/01/tiffany-haddish-executive-produce-aida-rodriguez-comedy-hbo-max-1202845393/

Other Services:
Chance the Rapper will host ‘Punk’d’ revival at Quibi: https://deadline.com/2020/01/chance-the-rapper-new-punkd-host-quibi-mtv-sundance-1202840179/
Hulu scraps two Marvel animated series: https://deadline.com/2020/01/marvel-howard-the-duck-tigra-dazzler-animated-series-dead-scrapped-not-moving-forward-hulu-1202840962/
Robert Rodriguez brings exclusive projects to Tubi: https://deadline.com/2020/01/robert-rodriguez-thriller-red-11-film-school-docu-series-to-stream-on-tubi-sundance-1202842794/
Aline Brosh McKenna inks deal with ABC Studios; ‘Hit’ coming to Hulu: https://deadline.com/2020/01/aline-brosh-mckenna-overall-pod-deal-abc-studios-first-project-hit-hulu-1202842859/
Hulu picks up ‘Palm Springs’ film at Sundance: https://deadline.com/2020/01/palm-springs-near-15-million-deal-with-neon-hulu-1202842689/
Quibi sets hosts for dog lifestyle series ‘Barkitecture’: https://deadline.com/2020/01/tyler-cameron-delia-kenza-barkitecture-quibi-dogs-1202844860/

Trailers
My Holo Love on Netflix (02/07/20): https://youtu.be/f60hs8bJI-g
Cagaster of an Insect Cage on Netflix (02/06/20): https://youtu.be/aUAJsXRSqyE
Luna Nera on Netflix (01/31/20): https://youtu.be/hlvnM8tiGP0
Lamp Life on Disney+ (01/31/20): https://youtu.be/S4NBWqFS3io
Short Circuit: Experimental Films (01/24/20): https://youtu.be/Ahu3shMjKxE
Team Kaylie S3 on Netflix (02/03/20): https://youtu.be/gW0WtyCZdBc
Beastie Boys Story on Apple TV+ (04/24/20): https://youtu.be/0aCBDL1sUY8
Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 on Netflix (04/20): https://youtu.be/5HK_l9NHBw4
Followers on Netflix (02/27/20): https://youtu.be/otf-9H4sOsc
Agatha Christie’s The Pale Horse on Prime Video (03/13/20): https://youtu.be/8aKSIMB0PQU
Narcos: Mexico S2 on Netflix (02/13/20): https://youtu.be/AGv_F9hpQ-w
Queen Sono on Netflix (02/28/20): https://youtu.be/1zgxDFEifyI
Cable Girls S5 Part 1 on Netflix (02/14/20): https://youtu.be/rontZbe_fG4
Ultras on Netflix (03/20/20): https://youtu.be/qTvEvrdKuQw

New Releases
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