Thursday, 16 August, 2018

Apple nabs Oprah as top talent flocks to digital entertainment

Apple strikes multi-year original content deal with Oprah Oprah Winfrey Enters Content Partnership With Apple For Original Programming
Guillermo Jimenez | 16 June, 2018, 04:42

Winfrey's deal with Apple comes as huge streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon are vying to lock producers, actors, and showrunners into production contracts. Apple didn't provide any specific details as to what sort of projects Winfrey would be involved in, but there will be more than one it seems.

The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that the new pact with Apple will include content from film, television, applications, books, and other mediums that Apple's platform can distribute.

LOS ANGELES Apple says it has reached a multiyear deal with Oprah Winfrey to create original programs for its streaming service.

Facebook lets advertisers target users based on 'interests'
In response , Facebook only committed in writing that it would "investigate all apps that it had access to large amounts of data". Recently , Facebook was sent a notice in March following the controversy over data-sharing with UK-based Cambridge Analytica.

The partnership with Winfrey, regarded as one of the most influential people in the entertainment business, is the biggest original content deal struck by Apple so far.

Apple Inc on Friday announced a multi-year deal with Oprah Winfrey to create original programing, a coup in the battle for A-list talent and projects in the booming digital entertainment market.

Winfrey will remain chairman and CEO of the Discovery-backed cable network OWN, especially after her deal with the network extended through at least 2025.

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He noted that he gave Kim "a very direct number" and instructed him to "call me if he has any difficulties". "That sounds good. It's been more than a decade since North Korea turned over the remains of American troops missing from the Korean War.

Trump 2020 campaign media advisory board member Gina Loudon and former "Hillary for America" finance committee member Al Mottur discuss how CBS host Gayle King pushed Oprah Winfrey to run for president during her interview on "This Morning".

It has also ordered a remake of Steven Spielberg's 1980s science fiction anthology series 'Amazing Stories'. She is precluded from appearing on-camera for other cable networks. Perhaps most famously, Netflix signed both Ryan Murphy and Shonda Rhimes to deals valued at over nine figures each.

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