Netflix and HBO produce the most critically acclaimed original TV shows but the picture changes when looking at their complete catalogue of original shows, according to Ampere Analysis.
Hackers claiming to be behind the theft of files from HBO have demanded a multi-million dollar ransom.
HBO said it will not send preview episodes of the sixth season “Game of Thrones” to critics and reporters for the first time since the show began in 2011.
Led by the blockbuster hit “Game of Thrones”, HBO’s physical home entertainment business in the UK grew by 20% last year, according to EVP Worldwide Digital Distribution & Home Entertainment Sofia Chang.
Boosted by box office hit “American Sniper”, Time Warner, owner of Warner Bros., HBO and Turner Broadcasting, reported that revenue rose 4.8% year-on-year to $7.1 billion for the three months to March 31, 2015. Net income, however, 24.9% dropped to $970 million.