As we start to catch up on some big topics of discussion, a new major restructuring is underway at Disney. But is it related to a recent investor letter about Disney hedging all of their bets on streaming, or something else? Also, Tony and Dustin discuss the latest announcement of the extension of the rights between WarnerMedia and MLB and what the future of sports should look like for streaming.

News Rundown
Netflix:
Netflix announces new original Godzilla anime series: https://deadline.com/2020/10/godzilla-singular-point-netflix-new-original-anime-series-2021-1234592659/
Netflix orders animated action series ‘Blue Eye Samurai’: https://deadline.com/2020/10/netflix-blue-eye-samurai-animated-action-series-michael-green-maya-erskine-george-takei-masi-oka-randall-park-lead-cast-1234594672/
Netflix lands deal to create multiple projects for ‘Elf on the Shelf’: https://deadline.com/2020/10/netflix-the-elf-on-the-shelf-brand-film-tv-live-action-animated-holiday-projects-deal-1234594535/
Netflix picks up Iraq drama ‘Mosul’: https://deadline.com/2020/10/netflix-acquires-mosul-russo-brothers-iraq-war-drama-1234594928/
SXSW short ‘Selfie’ will get feature treatment at Netflix: https://deadline.com/2020/10/netflix-sxsw-short-selfie-john-poliquin-colin-minihan-adapting-1202957735/

Prime Video:
Sci-fi series ‘The Cleaners’ in development at Amazon: https://deadline.com/2020/10/amazon-sci-fi-series-the-cleaners-dominic-orlando-orlando-bloom-ken-liu-1234592500/

Hulu:
Hulu scores WeWork documentary film: https://deadline.com/2020/10/hulu-lands-wework-documentary-campfire-forbes-entertainment-olive-hill-media-1234591862/

Apple TV+:
‘The Supermodels’ doc series lands at Apple: https://deadline.com/2020/10/apple-the-supermodels-barbara-kopple-imagine-documentaries-1234592237/
Apple picks up natural history series ‘Earthsound’: https://deadline.com/2020/10/apple-tv-natural-history-docu-series-earthsound-offspring-films-1234592735/
Apple extends certain free subscriptions through January: https://deadline.com/2020/10/appletv-free-subscriptions-extended-to-february-1234594152/

Disney+:
‘High School Musical’ series will have a holiday special on Disney+: https://deadline.com/2020/10/high-school-musical-the-musical-the-series-holiday-special-premiere-date-disney-plus-1234592770/
Investor urges Disney to go all-in on streaming: https://deadline.com/2020/10/disney-urged-by-investor-daniel-loeb-to-ditch-shareholder-dividend-and-use-that-money-to-fund-streaming-1234593017/
Disney/Pixar’s ‘Soul’ skips theaters and will head to Disney+: https://deadline.com/2020/10/soul-release-date-disney-plus-christmas-day-1234594147/
Disney reorganizes entertainment division to put a higher focus on streaming: https://www.engadget.com/disney-focuses-on-streaming-203003919.html

Quibi:
Quibi’s latest series will create the largest oceanic feeding frenzy: https://deadline.com/2020/10/michelle-rodriguez-quibi-ten-ton-chum-1234592590/

HBO Max:
Aaron Guzikowski inks overall deal with HBO Max: https://deadline.com/2020/10/raised-by-wolves-creator-aaron-guzikowski-overall-deal-hbo-max-1234591788/
HBO Max developing series based around the launch of Essence magazine: https://deadline.com/2020/10/post-civil-rights-era-drama-launch-of-essence-magazine-in-works-hbo-max-1234592173/
Batman-themed preschool series ‘Batwheels’ coming to HBO Max: https://deadline.com/2020/10/batwheels-series-cartoon-network-hbo-max-warner-bros-animation-1234592169/
HBO Max circling animated ‘Lumberjanes’ series: https://deadline.com/2020/10/lumberjanes-animated-tv-series-based-on-boom-comics-hbo-max-noelle-stevenson-1234592758/
‘Sesame Street’ will tackle racism in new special coming to HBO Max: https://www.usatoday.com/story/entertainment/tv/2020/10/08/sesame-street-tackle-racism-tv-special-the-power-we/5920784002/
HBO Max picks up ‘I Hate Suzie’ series: https://deadline.com/2020/10/i-hate-suzie-hbo-max-picks-up-drama-succession-writer-lucy-prebble-1234594451/
HBO Max orders pilot for psychological thriller series ‘Red Bird Lane’: https://deadline.com/2020/10/red-bird-lane-susan-sarandon-kiersey-clemon-isidora-goreshter-cast-hbo-max-pilot-1234594008/
‘Green Lantern’ series gets full order from HBO Max: https://deadline.com/2020/10/seth-grahame-smith-marc-guggenheim-green-lantern-tv-series-hbo-max-1234594615/
John Wells developing two series for HBO Max: https://deadline.com/2020/10/john-wells-lifeguard-drama-thingsthat-make-white-people-uncomfortable-hbo-max-1234594860/
HBO Max lands global rights to ‘Valley of Tears’: https://deadline.com/2020/10/hbo-max-global-rights-israels-most-expensive-tv-series-valley-of-tears-1234595853/

Other Streaming Providers:
Tubi offers on-demand news from Fox: https://deadline.com/2020/10/tubi-adds-live-news-hub-featuring-fox-local-stations-and-a-dozen-other-channels-1234593858/
Pluto TV to launch in Spain; plans in place for Italy and France expansion: https://thestreamable.com/news/viacomcbs-expands-pluto-tv-reach-with-spain-launch-service-coming-to-france-and-italy-in-2021
Roku Channel lands on Amazon devices: https://www.theverge.com/2020/10/8/21508345/roku-channel-amazon-fire-tv-streaming-free-live-tv-advertising-revenue
Pluto TV lands ‘Narcos’ rights: https://www.engadget.com/narcos-plutotv-205443755.html

Discussions
WarnerMedia lands MLB rights package, could HBO Max start airing games next year?: https://deadline.com/2020/09/warnermedia-major-league-baseball-reach-7-year-rights-extension-at-reported-3-75b-will-hbo-max-benefit-1234583488/
Why Netflix could be ending shows too soon>>>https://www.vulture.com/2020/10/netflix-show-cancellations.html

Trailers
The Pack on Prime Video (11/20/20): https://youtu.be/Nzr8f2ACHT0
My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman S3 on Netflix (10/21/20): https://youtu.be/m_HeEjm-3CQ
Grand Army on Netflix (10/16/20): https://youtu.be/Fb30tUGqaCk
Somebody Feed Phil S4 on Netflix (10/30/20): https://youtu.be/6pqKsA6FQVc
Madness in the Hills on Peacock (10/09/20): https://youtu.be/dIq7nzfL5GY
Dash & Lily on Netflix (11/10/20): https://youtu.be/_s1WPcApEWE
Chelsea Handler: Evolution on HBO Max (10/22/20): https://youtu.be/awztG587ghI
32 Malasana Street on Shudder (10/22/20): https://youtu.be/I3gRqsw-nHM
Mank on Netflix (12/04/20): https://youtu.be/J_NqUYwngr0
Dickinson S2 on Apple TV+ (01/08/21): https://youtu.be/qILBjubUnGw
Unsolved Mysteries V2 on Netflix (10/19/20): https://youtu.be/uaBJc1XZ8nU
Wolfwalkers on Apple TV+ (12/11/20): https://youtu.be/d_Z_tybgPgg
A West Wing Special on HBO Max (10/15/20): https://youtu.be/g868M-27qpI
Leap of Faith on Shudder (11/19/20): https://youtu.be/p5FXjdKxgrA
Alice in Borderland on Netflix (12/10/20): https://youtu.be/rQePKoNiPxw
Invincible on Prime Video (2021): https://youtu.be/JuMiq7eg91M
The Expanse S5 on Prime Video (12/16/20): https://youtu.be/caLji74IIp4
Love & Anarchy on Netflix (11/04/20): https://youtu.be/97VS9HaEwY8
Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous S2 on Netflix (2021): https://youtu.be/GsIQZvVCWeg
Rogue City on Netflix (10/30/20): https://youtu.be/w1Ww62eIwOI
Murder on Middle Beach on HBO Max (11/15/20): https://youtu.be/Zqk9184B0c8
The Stand on CBS All Access (12/17/20): https://youtu.be/l–4gu4CQBM
Noblesse on Crunchyroll (10/07/20): https://youtu.be/YY2EINniEcg
Barbarians on Netflix (10/22/20): https://youtu.be/-cA7kwBSUaU
Suburra S3 on Netflix (10/30/20): https://youtu.be/q0biQPyuthM
The Liberator on Netflix (11/11/20): https://youtu.be/LPebr-6x3s0
Operation Christmas Drop (11/05/20): https://youtu.be/JTHWAQG6Gxw
Clouds on Disney+ (10/16/20): https://youtu.be/_KwQFSMWDKU
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2020 Inductions on HBO Max (11/07/20): https://youtu.be/elb-E1RQ69E
Last Looks on Quibi (10/12/20): https://youtu.be/cgqfE2yLwbA
The Crown S4 on Netflix (11/15/20): https://youtu.be/_hJ5CwsphdQ

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