• HBO and HBO Max Subscribers Seen Reaching 73 Million in 2021

    9 days ago - By NY Times

    HBO and its streaming service, HBO Max, have attracted 67.5 million customers, and the company expects to reach 73 million by year end.
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  • HBO Max Chief: Don't Blame ‘In the Heights' Bad Box Office on Streaming Release

    10 days ago - By The Wrap

    HBO Max chief Andy Forssell insists that the disappointing box office returns for last month's Warner Bros. musical “In the Heights” had nothing to do with its simultaneous release on his streaming platform.
    “It's so hard to gauge how much did COVID have to do with it, especially with the COVID situation changing week by week, people's willingness to go to a theater,” Forssell told TheWrap after WarnerMedia parent AT&T reported its second quarter earnings. “I just know ‘In the Heights' did really well on HBO Max - it did sort of lower end of the range of our expectations at the box...
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