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ESPN will create a daily sports show for Quibi’s streaming service

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Joe Robbins/Getty Images Quibi’s upcoming mobile video service is so far focused on short-form shows from celebrities like Chrissy Teigen, Idris Elba and Steven Spielberg, but sports are now set to be part of the package as well. ESPN has agreed to create a daily sports show for Quibi that […]

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Short-form streaming remake of ‘The Fugitive’ stars Kiefer Sutherland

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links ASSOCIATED PRESS Kiefer Sutherland (24, Designated Survivor) will star in a series remake of the 1993 Harrison Ford movie, The Fugitive at Quibi. Variety reported today that the 52-year old actor will play Detective Clay Bruce, a Los Angeles investigator tasked with apprehending a bombing suspect played by Boyd Holbrook […]

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Steven Spielberg is writing a horror show you can only stream at night

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links ASSOCIATED PRESS Mobile streaming service Quibi has locked down a number of intriguing projects ahead of its launch next year, including a revival of MTV’s Punk’d and a semi-fictionalized account of the story behind Snap. Steven Spielberg is working on a Quibi show too — he’s writing a horror series […]

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MTV is bringing ‘Punk’d’ back in 10-minute clips

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links ASSOCIATED PRESS According to TVLine, MTV Studios is working on “reinvented” versions of the celebrity prank show Punk’d and the dating game show Singled Out. If you can’t stand the thought of watching those classics, you might be happy to know each episode will be less than 10 minutes long. […]

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Series will give Snap’s founding story the ‘Social Network’ treatment

Engadget RSS Feed Bloomberg via Getty Images Quibi, an upcoming mobile-first video streaming service, will create a series based on Snap’s founding. Film executive Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman — HP Enterprise’s former CEO and current Quibi chief — have announced their plans for Quibi and SXSW, and they include making both scripted and unscripted […]

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