• WarnerMedia's Jason Kilar On New Structure, Layoffs & Future Of HBO Max, Theatrical Distribution & Linear TV

    3 monthes ago - By Deadline

    WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar today shook up the top ranks at the AT&T-owned media company, consolidating all film ,TV and streaming content under Warner Bros.' Ann Sarnoff. The sweeping restructuring includes expanded responsibilities for HBO Max's Andy Forssell and HBO's Casey Bloys and the exit of top WarnerMedia/HBO Max executives, Bob Greenblatt, Kevin Reilly and Keith...
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  • WarnerMedia CEO Feels No Pressure to Push Films to Streaming Despite Disney's ‘Mulan' Move

    3 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Jason Kilar, CEO of Warner Bros. parent company WarnerMedia, is not interested in following Disney's move to skip theaters for tentpole films like “Mulan” and release them directly on streaming or on-demand video.
    “Our orientation is to lean to theatrical, for not just ‘Tenet' but also ‘Wonder Woman' and other titles,” Kilar told TheWrap. “I think it would be unfair for me to say that any of us can predict the future and where COVID-19 goes... We're in a very privileged position, because we have these great movies that are in our shop, and now it just comes down to the decisions that we...
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