After a week off, there still isn’t a ton of news to discuss, but we do have the most recent numbers from Disney. In addition to that, we discuss HBO Max’s push into international markets and theorize about a major merger floating around on the net. All of that and more as Tony and Dustin discuss the latest news from the world of streaming.

News Rundown
Netflix purchases ‘Passing’ for $15 million+:
CG animated series ‘Daniel Spellbound’ lands series order at Netflix:
Higher Ground Productions sets film and tv slate at Netflix:
Netflix picks up sci-fi project ‘Void’:
Netflix acquires Chinese title ‘The Yin Yang Master’:
Netflix lands rights to ‘Redwall’ books with animated films and tv series planned:
Netflix to adapt ‘The Overstory’ into series:
‘Chappelle’s Show’ returns to streaming after Chappelle makes peace:

Prime Video:
Amazon developing ‘Who Killed Tulum?’ series:
Michael B. Jordan’s production company, Outlier Society, signs first-look deal with Amazon:
Amazon to adapt ‘The Summer I Turned Pretty’ into series:
Amazon adapting horror short-story collection ‘Mouthful of Birds’:
Amazon orders series adaptation of ‘Mr. and Mrs. Smith’:

Hulu picks up ‘Summer of Soul’ from Sundance:
Hulu orders pilot for comedy series ‘Punk Ass Bitch’:

Paramount+ schedules ‘Yellowstone’ prequel series:
Paramount+ to revive ‘The Real World’:

Apple TV+:
Apple orders ‘WeCrased’ limited series:
Live-action series ‘Jane’ helps Apple expand kids slate:

‘Aloha Rodeo’ being adapted into a film at Disney+:
New basketball feature being developed with Jenifer Rice-Genzuk at Disney+:
Disney plans student entrepreneur documentary:
Disney+ hits 94 million subscribers:
Disney+ slates ten European originals:

HBO Max:
HBO Max developing ‘A Boob’s Life’ series:
HBO Max expands adult animation lineup:
HBO Max to launch in Latin America in June:
HBO Max developing ‘The Players Table’ into series:
HBO Max orders comedy series ‘Rap Sh*t’:
‘Sex and the City’ gets remastered for HBO Max:

Golf Channel content is heading to Peacock:

Niche Streaming Services:
Crunchyroll hits four million subscribers:
ESPN+ hits twelve million subscribers:

Golden Globe nominations scorecard:
What drove subscribers to HBO Max:
Could WarnerMedia and NBCUniversal take on Disney:

Other Items of Note:
What makes a blockbuster with the existence of streaming:
When a billion-dollar movie isn’t:

Punky Brewster on Peacock (02/25/21):
Your Attention Please S2 on Hulu (02/05/21):
Coming 2 America on Prime Video (03/05/21):
Dealer on Netflix (03/10/21):
Pele on Netflix (02/23/21):
Amend: The Fight for America on Netflix (02/17/21):
Cells at Work: Code Black on Crunchyroll (02/06/21):
Tribes of Europa on Netflix (02/19/21):
Vlad Love on Crunchyroll (02/2021):
Behind Her Eyes on Netflix (02/17/21):
City of Ghosts on Netflix (03/05/21):
Mr. Mercedes S3 on Peacock (03/04/21):
Shook on Shudder (02/18/21):
Sentinelle on Netflix (03/05/21):
Allen v Farrow on HBO Max (02/21/21):
Pacific Rim: The Black on Netflix (03/04/21):
Axios on HBO: Pete Buttigieg on HBO Max (02/07/21):
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier on Disney+ (03/19/21):
The Bridge on HBO Max (02/11/21):
Beartown on HBO Max (02/22/21):
Brian Regan: On the Rocks on Netflix (02/23/21):
Joe Bob Put a Spell on You on Shudder (02/14/21):
The Misadventures of Hedi and Cokeman on Netflix (02/10/21):
Yes Day on Netflix (03/12/21):
Last Chance U: Basketball on Netflix (03/10/21):
Close Enough S2 on HBO Max (02/25/21):
Marriage or Mortgage on Netflix (03/10/21):
Waffles + Mochi on Netflix (03/16/21):
Paradise PD S3 on Netflix (03/12/21):
Covid Diaries NYC on HBO Max (03/09/21):
Generation on HBO Max (03/11/21):
Violation on Shudder (03/25/21):
Just Say Yes on Netflix (04/02/21):
Boss Level on Hulu (03/05/21):
Zach Snyder’s Justice League on HBO Max (03/18/21):
The Lost Pirate Kingdom on Netflix (03/15/21):
Biggie: I Got a Story to Tell on Netflix (03/01/21):
Abla Fahita: Drama Queen on Netflix (???):
Allen v Farrow on HBO Max (02/21/21):

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