Too Much TV: Your TV Talking Points For Friday, April 23rd, 2021

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Here's everything you need to know about the world of television for Thursday, April 22nd, 2021. I'm writing this from the Twin Cities suburbs, where AllYourScreens HQ is powered by root beer with a sidecar of strong coffee.HOW NETFLIX HELPED SAVE FORMULA 1Like nearly every professional sports league, Formula 1 racing had a very tough 2020. Its stock price dropped nearly 50% in one month last year. And after being forced to run a shortened season without the typical excited crowds, its parent company, Liberty Media, says the sport recorded an $877 million decline in revenue last year — from…
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Too Much TV: Your TV Talking Points For Thursday, April 22nd, 2021

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Here's everything you need to know about the world of television for Thursday, April 22nd, 2021. I'm writing this from the Twin Cities suburbs, where AllYourScreens HQ is powered by root beer with a sidecar of strong coffee.ADVENTURES IN STREAMING UIWorld Screen has a good interview with Kelly Day, the president of streaming and COO at ViacomCBS Networks International. And while I don't know that there are any huge insights in the Q&A, it's good to hear her perspective on the company's international streaming plans:WS: What role will ViacomCBS International Studios play as Paramount+ deepens its presence in markets with…
Last modified on Thursday, 22 April 2021 15:35

Too Much TV: Your TV Talking Points For Wednesday, April 21st, 2021

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Here's everything you need to know about the world of television for Wednesday, April 21st, 2021. I'm writing this from the Twin Cities suburbs, where AllYourScreens HQ is powered by unsweet ice tea and ADVENTURES IN STREAMING UIIt wasn't my plan, but I have apparently become known as a bit of a geek when it comes to the user interfaces for streaming services. So much so that I now have engineers and various executives from streaming services reaching out to discuss changes they are making in their UI. I also hear quite a bit from people who think I am…
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Too Much TV: Your TV Talking Points For Tuesday, April 20th, 2021

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Here's everything you need to know about the world of television for Thursday, April 15th, 2021. I'm writing this from the Twin Cities suburbs, where AllYourScreens HQ is powered by leftover adrenaline.NETFLIX EARNINGS INFOI was holding the newsletter until Netflix Q1 earnings came out, so here are some highlights. I'll have a more in-depth take later on AllYourScreens that I'll link to in tomorrow's newsletter. But just my regular warning that there are always a number of bad hot takes in the media sector and Netflix seems to attract a number of them. So let the reader beware tonight:* Netflix…
Last modified on Tuesday, 20 April 2021 15:47

'Shahs Of Sunset' Season Nine Premiere Set For May 16th

Written by 19 April, 2021
Bravo announced on Monday morning that its reality series Shahs Of Sunset is returning for a ninth season on May 16th, 2021.Reza Farahan, Mercedes "MJ" Javid, Mike Shouhed, Golnesa "GG" Gharachedaghi, Destiney Rose, and Nema Vand are returning for the new season and will be joined by new cast member London Laed.Here is a bit of what viewers can expect in the new season, according to Bravo: With the dust finally settling after last year’s devastating fallout, Reza finds himself feeling ready to dip his toe in the water of reconciliation with his best friend of over 30 years, MJ.…
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Too Much TV: Your TV Talking Points For Monday, April 19th, 2021

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Here's everything you need to know about the world of television for Monday, April 19th, 2021. I'm writing this from the Twin Cities suburbs, where AllYourScreens HQ is powered by caramel flavored coffee and homemade chicken salad.AND IN THE CATEGORY OF 'LITERALLY NO ONE IS ASKING FOR THIS'BBC News is reporting that several companies - including UK advertising business Mirriad - are experimenting with technology that allows advertisers to digitally insert billboards, sign and other items into classic movies and television shows. And while I can see that happening at some point, there would be a number of contractual problems…
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