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Paramount+ adverts are coming, is Apple TV+ next?

Paramount+ adverts are coming as they join an ever-increasing group of streamers — will Apple TV+ follow next? Thanks to Digital TV Europe, we read how Paramount+ will rollout adverts internationally this spring. Netflix seems to have a first mover advantage here, and recent financials suggest the move has been a success. Disney+ also has … >

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Star Trek: Discovery – S4 comes to Sky Showtime ahead of S5 premiere

Netflix, Paramount+, Sky Showtime, Pluto TV – the broadcast legacy of Discovery is complicated! Ahead of Star Trek: Discovery’s fifth and final season, it’s been confirmed that the show now has an additional new home at Sky Showtime. Discovery’s tenure has been complicated one, tied to the rocky corporate world of streaming services. It was … >

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The Donovans – Paramount+ runs with Ray Donovan spin-off

The streamer has commissioned a follow-on show, with Guy Ritchie directing. Paramount+ has announced a new show, continuing the legacy of Ray Donovan – via news in Deadline. The Donovans, from writer Ronan Bennett (Top Boy), is billed as an extension of the franchise. The original Ray Donovan, created by Ann Biderman, followed the exploits … >

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Curfew – Paramount+ announces UK thriller series starring Mandip Gill

The show depicts a society where men live monitored, under a strict nightly curfew.   Streamer Paramount+ have dropped the details of their latest commission, a new UK thriller taking its inspiration from recent headlines. Headlined by Sarah Parish, Alexandra Burke and Mandip Gill, the show depicts a world where men are strictly regulated. Here’s the … >

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Frasier – Season 2 confirmed for Paramount+

Even more tossed salads and scrambled eggs for Frasier Crane in season 2? News has landed (via The Hollywood Reporter) that the revival of Frasier has scored a second season. The show is based on the phenomenally successful sitcom, itself a spinoff from Cheers. Frasier‘s new era picks up the tale of Dr Frasier Crane … >

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Merger rumours prove streaming is still evolving rapidly

Merger rumours concerning Paramount+ and Peacock demonstrate a market still in flux We’ve reported before on the ever-evolving market for streaming. Over the past two years the stories have been about how companies cope with the vast costs associated with market entry. More established brands (eg Disney) have spend big (Star Wars and Marvel), produced a lot … >

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Star Trek: Section 31 – filming begins on the Paramount+ movie

Oscar winner Michelle Yeoh reprises her role as the former mirror universe Emperor Philippa Georgiou.  The official Star Trek website has confirmed that production is underway on the Section 31 movie. Starring Michelle Yeoh, the Paramount+ film follows her Star Trek: Discovery character, the ruthless mirror universe iteration of Philippa Georgiou. She joins the secretive … >

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