The world of social distancing is here and it spells the success of some aspects of the entertainment industry while being a problem for others. Netflix releases their subscriber numbers for the first quarter of the year and sees major growth, while the world of theatrical releases is in trouble. Tony and Dustin discuss all of this and more regarding everything from the past week related to the streaming services.

News Rundown
Netflix announces next partnership with the Obamas:
Netflix picks up British Royal Family episode of ‘Thomas & Friends’:
Quarantine anthology series ‘Social Distance’ from Jenji Kohan is coming to Netflix:

Apple TV+:
Apple lands ‘The Shrink Next Door’ limited series:

Female-focused ‘Star Wars’ series in the works at Disney+:

Quibi jumps to 2.7 million downloads, TV casting coming in May:
Quibi orders satirical news show featuring Nish Kumar:

HBO Max:
Scooby-Doo animated film is the latest to skip theatrical window:
HBO Max will have condensed marketing due to current events:
HBO Max teams with Connie Britton for documentary project based on ‘All the Single Ladies’:
HBO Max developing an adaption of ‘The Hellfire Club’:
AT&T CEO to step down with John Stankey moving into position:
HBO Max sets distribution deal with Apple:
Sony’s comedy film ‘An American Pickle’ will skip theaters for HBO Max:
HBO Max purchases film pitch “Catching Out’:

Niche Streaming Services:
YouTube will launch a slate of new originals:
IMDB TV orders first original series:

First Discussion
Netflix Q1 Results:

Second Discussion
‘Trolls World Tour’ breaks PVOD records; what does it mean for the future of theatrical releases:

White Lines on Netflix (05/15/20):
A Secret Love on Netflix (04/29/20):
Coronavirus, Explained on Netflix (04/26/20):
Gone Mental with Lior on Quibi (04/06/20):
Jerry Seinfeld: 23 Hours to Kill on Netflix (05/05/20):
Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian on Disney+ (05/04/20):
Pokemon Journeys: The Series on Netflix (06/12/20):
Happiness Continues on Prime Video (04/24/20):
The Great on Hulu (05/15/20):
The Hollow S2 on Netflix (05/08/20):
Into the Night on Netflix (05/01/20):
It’s a Dog’s Life on Disney+ (05/15/20):
Dead to Me S2 on Netflix (05/08/20):
Cup of Joe on Quibi (04/27/20):
Floored on Quibi (04/27/20):
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs the Reverend on Netflix (05/12/20):
The Last Narc on Prime Video (05/15/20):
The God of High School on Crunchyroll (Summer 2020):
Homecoming on Prime Video (05/22/20):
Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts S2 on Netflix (06/12/20):
Blood Machines on Shudder (05/21/20):

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