Some stories are best told visually.
With that in mind, Deadline has launched DeadlineNow, a regular video series that reveals a different side of the stories our readers care most about. It will explore everything from castings to COVID, ratings to firings, from late-night TV to the latest breaking news. The project’s driving imperative is visual storytelling.
DeadlineNow is spearheaded by Deadline reporter and New Hollywood podcast co-host Amanda N’Duka.
Our latest DeadlineNow examines Disney’s potentially seismic decision to move theatrical tentpole Mulan to its Disney+ streaming service at a premium of $29.99.
Disney CEO Bob Chapek insists the Mulan move is “a one-off…as opposed to a new business windowing model.” But analysts and theater owners believe, if successful, Mulan could signal a sea change wherein theatrical tentpoles become premium tier offerings driving revenue above and beyond base subscriptions.
To see it all in today’s DeadlineNow, click on the video above.
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