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Media, Telecom Deals Reached High of $83B Even Before Hollywood Merger Flurry

Media and telecom industry deal activity has been on the rise over the six months ending in mid-May as corporate America emerges from the coronavirus pandemic and companies look to strengthen their

Jeff Bezos to Travel to Space Next Month After Stepping Down as Amazon CEO

Jeff Bezos will travel to space next month, just a few weeks after he steps down as CEO of Amazon. Bezos and his brother Mark Bezos will travel to space on July 20, the billionaire said in an…

Tegan & Sara Quin’s ‘High School’ Series a Go at Amazon’s IMDb TV

Clea DuVall, who co-wrote and directed Hulu's 'Happiest Season,' will serve in the same capacity on the coming-of-age show based on the memoir from the Grammy-nominated performers and siblings.

Dick Wolf Drama ‘On Call’ Picked up at IMDb TV

The half-hour series will follow a pair of police officers in Long Beach, Calif.

Shea Serrano-Mike Schur Comedy in the Works at IMDb TV

'Primo,' which was previously developed at ABC, is one of five scripted originals Amazon's free streaming platform is readying.

Amazon Prime Passes 200 Million Subscribers

In his final letter to Amazon shareholders, Jeff Bezos says new CEO Andy Jassy "will muster the energy needed to keep alive in us what makes us special."

Jeff Bezos’ Amazon CEO Exit Catches Wall Street by Surprise

CEO designate Andy Jassy "will be an effective leader" and has "the DNA of managing high-growth/high-innovation businesses at scale," observers say.

‘Alex Rider’: TV Review

Anthony Horowitz's teenage spy saga 'Alex Rider' comes to Amazon's IMDb TV in series form 14 years after the box office failure of 'Stormbreaker.'

Cinema Groups Should Consider Content Deals With Streamers as a “Lifeline”: Analyst

Cinema should look at striking content deals with streaming services to get much-needed content as a "lifeline" amid studios' ongoing film slate delays due to the coronavirus pandemic…

ViacomCBS’ Noggin Subscription Service Launches on Amazon in Europe

Noggin, the learning subscription service for pre-schoolers from ViacomCBS' Nick Jr., is launching on Amazon Prime Video Channels in the U.K., France, Germany and Austria.

Amazon Prime’s New Releases Coming in September 2020

An Oscar-winning Judy Garland biopic, Daniel Craig's first turn as James Bond and a classic Steven Spielberg sci-fi flick will all be available to Amazon Prime subscribers this month.

Expect High-Profile “Streaming Casualties” by 2024, PwC Study Warns

Global streaming revenue will continue to grow in the coming years, but Netflix's clear dominance is over, PricewaterhouseCoopers said in its report "Global Entertainment & Media Outlook 2020–2024."…