• ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm' Season 11, ‘Love Life' Season 2 to Premiere by End of 2021

    6 days ago - By The Wrap

    HBO's “Curb Your Enthusiasm” Season 11 and HBO Max's “Love Life” Season 2 will both premiere by the end of 2021, AT&T chief Jon Stankey revealed Thursday.
    “Our lineup in the back half of the year is even stronger, with new seasons of popular series such as ‘Succession,' ‘Raised by Wolves,' ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm' and ‘Love Life,'” Stankey said during the company's second-quarter earnings call Thursday, after boasting about the impressive lineup of WarnerMedia titles that recently rolled out, including HBO's “Mare of Easttown” and HBO Max's “Hacks.” Stankey also noted the upcoming releases...
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  • AT&T Earnings: WarnerMedia Revenue Rises 30% in Quarter of Ad-Supported HBO Max Launch

    7 days ago - By The Wrap

    Perhaps Netflix and Disney+ should look into adding ad-supported options. In the second quarter of 2021, the one in which HBO Max launched an ad-supported version, WarnerMedia's revenue rose by 30.7% and parent company AT&T comfortably beat Wall Street's financial forecasts.
    Wall Street had forecast earnings per share of 79 cents on $42.64 billion in revenue, according to a consensus estimate of analysts as compiled by Yahoo Finance. AT&T actually reported adjusted EPS of 89 cents on $44 billion in revenue.
    That adjusted earnings number was up 7.2% and revenue up 7.6% from the second...
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  • AT&T Adds 2.8M HBO And HBO Max Subscribers In Q2, Smashes Wall Street Forecasts

    7 days ago - By Deadline

    HBO and HBO Max added 2.8 million subscribers in the second quarter, reaching 47 million in the U.S. and helping parent AT&T beat Wall Street forecasts. Total AT&T revenue of $44 billion rose almost 8% from the year-earlier period and topped analysts' consensus estimate of $42.6 billion. Earnings per share went up 7% to 89...
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  • HBO Max and HBO Hit 47 Million Subscribers

    7 days ago - By The Wrap

    HBO Max and HBO have 47 million million U.S. subscribers, AT&T revealed in its second-quarter 2021 earnings report Thursday. That's up from the 44.2 million combined subs the WarnerMedia parent company reported for its premium cable channel and streaming service at the end of Q1.
    WarnerMedia launched its ad-supported version of HBO Max, which costs $9.99 per month, June 2, more than a year after the commercial-free option debuted. Also during Q2, the long-awaited “Friends: The Reunion” special featuring the original stars of the hit Warner Bros. TV-produced comedy finally premiered on HBO...
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