Verizon (VZ) unveiled a new streaming bundle called "My Plan" that packages Netflix (NFLX) and Max (WBD) starting at $10 per month. The telecom and media giant is the latest to embrace streaming partnerships as wireless carriers and streaming platforms offer new discounted services. Yahoo Finance Entertainment Reporter Alexandra Canal breaks down the details, examining the potential revenue implications of these discounted deals. For more expert insight and the latest market action, click here to watch this full episode of Yahoo Finance Live.
Hollywood studios and streaming platforms are entering comeback mode from the Hollywood strikes that halted major productions and slowed down fresh content output. Brightcove (BCOV) CEO Marc DeBevoise sits down in-studio with Yahoo Finance Live to highlight how streaming bundling strategies and ad-tier subscription prices may bring business back to streaming services like Netflix (NFLX), Amazon (AMZN), Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD), Disney+ (DIS), and Paramount (PARA). "The free ad-supported streaming television revolution... has really ramped up the opportunity for advertising on these services. You'll see each subscription service also have an ad-supported with lower priced tier over time," DeBevoise says, adding: "The winner there is streaming overall." For more expert insight and the latest market action, click here to watch this full episode of Yahoo Finance Live.
The cast and the makers of the sixth and final season of Netflix's royal drama "The Crown" came together in London on Tuesday to bid farewell to the series. The Emmy-winning show, created by Peter Morgan and launched in 2016, tells the story of Britain's late Queen Elizabeth’s reign against the backdrop of various royal dramas. Its first four episodes, focusing on Princess Diana's final days in 1997, were released in November and Part Two is made up of six episodes.