• FuboTV CEO David Gandler Says ‘Door Has Effectively Closed for New vMVPDs'

    28 days ago - By The Wrap

    David Gandler is CEO and co-founder of fuboTV, a sports-focused streaming TV service he launched in 2015 as a niche streaming soccer site.
    Since the launch of the platform, Gandler and his team have raised more than $150 million, including a $75 million Series D round that closed in April 2018 and included 21st Century Fox, AMC Networks, Luminari Capital, Northzone, Sky and the former Scripps Networks Interactive .
    In the past year fuboTV has seen tremendous growth. The company's paid subscribers are approaching 250K, compared to the 100,000 they had in September 2017, with over 30,000 net...
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  • George R. R. Martin's ‘Wild Cards' Books Getting Series Adaptations at Hulu

    George R. R. Martin's ‘Wild Cards' Books Getting Series Adaptations at Hulu

    28 days ago - By Decider

    The vast universe of "Wild Cards" explores the aftermath of an alien virus, released over Manhattan in 1946, that killed 90% of those it infected.
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  • George R.R. Martin's Wild Cards Set for Two Shows at Hulu

    George R.R. Martin's Wild Cards Set for Two Shows at Hulu

    28 days ago - By Coming Soon

    George R.R. Martin's Wild Cards set for two shows at Hulu
    While we anxiously await the return of Game of Thrones this April , another popular George R.R. Martin series is preparing to make the jump to the small screen. Wild Cards , the author's popular 27-volume saga, has been set up at Hulu via Universal Cable Prods., where a writer's room is being established to create two new shows based on the long-running series.
    According to Deadline , both series will be written and executive produced by Andrew Miller , while Martin will produce alongside Melinda Snodgrass and Vince Geradis.
    The...
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  • Hulu Wants to Build Its Own George R.R. Martin Universe With Two ‘Wild Cards' TV Shows

    Hulu Wants to Build Its Own George R.R. Martin Universe With Two ‘Wild Cards' TV Shows

    28 days ago - By Slash Film

    As Game of Thrones winds down to its final season, other networks and streaming services are eagerly jumping at the chance to build their own George R.R. Martin universe. Next in line is Hulu , which is set to develop not one, but two Wild Cards shows, based on the sci-fi series written by multiple authors and edited by Martin.
    Variety reports that Hulu is opening a writer's room for two series based on Martin's Wild Cards , a collection of sci-fi novels and anthologies that take place in an alternative American timeline in which an alien virus released in 1946 has devastated...
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