It was another slow news week, but there were some things that popped up on the outskirts of the streaming world. As the fallout of the HBO Max-acre (name courtesy of Vulture) continues, there is new word that AT&T might be looking to sell DirecTV. What kind of impact does that have on the overall business and does it make sense? All of this and everything else from the past week can be found as Dustin and Tony discuss the past week in the streaming universe.

News Rundown
Netflix adapting ‘The Noel Diary’ novel into a feature film:
Netflix continues their push for non-scripted originals:
‘Once Upon a Time in Shaolin’ announced for Netflix:
Dramedy series ‘Maid’ moves forward at Netflix:
‘Resident Evil’ series coming to Netflix:
Netflix offering select originals for free:

Prime Video:
Sci-fi adaption of ‘Consider Phlebas’ canceled at Prime Video:
Amazon UK orders musical drama ‘Jungle’:
Amazon picks up a new dating reality series:
Amazon working on an adaption of ‘Felix Ever After’:

CBS All Access:
Drama series ‘Twenty Four Seven’ in the works at CBS All Access:
New animated comedy in the works at CBS All Access:

Apple TV+:
Apple sets three new documentary series:

HBO Max:
LGBTQ+ docuseries sets cast and moves forward at HBO Max:
‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ latest series to get unscripted reunion special:
The HBO Max-acre:

‘Joe Exotic’ series gets picked up at NBCUniversal and will air on multiple platforms including Peacock:
Dystopian drone short film ‘Skywatch’ being adapted for television series at Peacock:

Other Streaming Providers:
AT&T looking to sell DirecTV:

Secondary Discussions
AVOD is outpacing SVOD:
Households are subscribing to multiple streaming services:

Making the Witcher on Netflix (08/26/20):
The Last Word on Netflix (09/17/20):
Julie and the Phantoms on Netflix (09/10/20):
The Forty-Year-Old Version on Netflix (10/09/20):
The Taco Chronicles S2 on Netflix (09/15/20):
Social Distance on Netflix (???):
Color Out of Space on Shudder (09/01/20):
Get Organized with The Home Edit on Netflix (09/09/20):
The Queen’s Gambit on Netflix (10/23/20):
Mo Willems: Don’t Let the Pigeon Do Storytime! on HBO Max (09/17/20):
Baby S3 on Netflix (09/16/20):
Gösta on HBO Max (08/31/20):
The Babysitter: Killer Queen on Netflix (09/10/20):
The Social Dilemma on Netflix (09/09/20):
His Dark Materials S2 on HBO Max (11/2020):
Singled Out S2 on Quibi (09/07/20):
We Are Who We Are on HBO Max (09/14/20):
The Stand on CBS All Access (12/17/20):
The Haunting of Bly Manor on Netflix (10/09/20):

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