Roku Acquires Quibi’s Global Content Distribution Rights

Kiefer Sutherland and Genesis Rodriguez The Fugitive

Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU) announced today that The Roku Channel will become the exclusive place to stream more than 75 premium shows and documentaries that Quibi created in conjunction with Hollywood’s leading studios and production companies. Roku acquired the exclusive global distribution rights to Quibi’s award-winning shows and will make the content available for free … Read more

Quibi Announces TEN TON CHUM Starring Michelle Rodriguez

Today, Quibi announced it has greenlit TEN TON CHUM* (working title), a new series hosted by Michelle Rodriguez and produced by MAK Pictures, that sets out to explore the dark recesses of the ocean’s most mysterious ecosystem. In a true first-of-its-kind scientific endeavor, Quibi is engineering the largest controlled feeding frenzy the ocean has ever … Read more

Quibi Orders DIE HART Sequel

Die Hart Quibi Kevin Hart

Kevin Hart is back in action. Today, Quibi announced ‘Die Harter,’ the sequel for the wildly-popular comedy action franchise, ‘DIE HART’ starring Kevin Hart and produced by Kevin’s long-time business partner Jeff Clanagan for LOL Studios. Kevin Hart will serve as executive producer along with Candice Wilson (LOL Studios) and Bryan Smiley (HartBeat productions). In … Read more

TV Review : Quibi

Flipped Quibi

In the crowded world of streaming, QUIBI, a new project from Dreamworks founder Jeffrey Katzenberg, and led by former HP CEO Meg Whitman, stands out as different. Available only for smart phones, the app boasts episodes under ten minutes in length, with new installments released daily. It’s configured for short attention spans or the busy … Read more

Quibi Announces New Documentary Series HOW WE MET

Today, Quibi announced HOW WE MET (working title), a new documentary series from Oscar-winning filmmakers Dan Lindsay and TJ Martin. Logline: Ordinary people. Extraordinary stories. HOW WE MET is a documentary series that explores the complicated nature of love, romance and the human connection. Each episode features a couple sharing their remarkable origin story and … Read more

Quibi Announces Japanese Game Show LETS GO ATSUKO!

Today, Quibi announced ‘LETS GO ATSUKO!’, a new Japanese game show from National Lampoon and PalmStar Media. Logline: LET’S GO ATSUKO! is a (woke) Japanese Game Show. Game Master and Comedian Atsuko Okatsuka leads two civilian contestants through the surreal universe inside her grandma’s fridge. In every episode, each contestant (perhaps unwisely) tells Atsuko one … Read more