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TUBI ENTERS CONTENT DEAL WITH WANDA PICTURES

TUBI ENTERS CONTENT DEAL WITH WANDA PICTURES

Collaboration with one of the largest Chinese film production and distribution companies will kick off with original and exclusive dubbed versions of films Detective Chinatown 2 and The King’s Avatar: For the Glory  

SAN FRANCISCO, October 19, 2020 – Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, today announced it has entered a content deal with Chinese film and television studio Wanda Pictures. The partnership will launch with original and exclusive English-dubbed versions of Detective Chinatown 2, the sixth highest grossing movie of all time in China.  The deal also includes an anime film set in the esports world, The King’s Avatar: For the Glory. Both films will soon be available on Tubi in the U.S. and Canada, with The King’s Avatar: For The Glory also available in Spanish in the U.S. and Mexico. “We are thrilled to be aligning with Wanda Pictures as we look to expand our offering with storytelling from international territories,” said Adam Lewinson, Tubi’s Chief Content Officer. “Tubi viewers will soon have access to premium Chinese filmmaking such as Detective Chinatown 2, completely free.” Detective Chinatown 2, written and directed by Chen Sicheng and starring Wang Baoqiang, Liu Haoran, Xiao Yang and Natasha Liu Bordizzo has grossed over $540 million worldwide. The sequel to the 2015 hit – which is currently streaming for free on Tubi – is the first film created and managed by Chinese companies to be filmed domestically in collaboration with local unions. DC 2 is a winner of the 34th Hundred Flowers Award. The King’s Avatar: For The Glory, written by Youcong Li and directed by Zhiwei Deng and Juansheng Shi, is an animated feature about a skilled group of young gamers who form an electronic sports team and compete for the national championship. The film stars Ketsu, Bian Jiang, Xia Lei, and Xi Zi.   With over 33 million Monthly Active Users (MAU) and Total View Time (TVT) surpassing 200 million hours of content streamed every month since June, Tubi has more than 23,000 movies and television shows from over 250 content partners, including nearly every major Hollywood studio. The service gives fans of films and television programs an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free. Tubi is available on Android and iOS mobile devices, Amazon Echo Show, Google Nest Hub Max, Comcast Xfinity X1, Cox Contour, and on OTT devices such as Amazon Fire TV Edition smart TVs and soundbars, Fire TV streaming devices, Vizio TVs, Sony TVs, Samsung TVs, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV, Hisense TVs, TiVo 4K Stream, TiVo+, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. Consumers can also watch Tubi content on the web at http://www.tubi.tv/. About Tubi Headquartered in San Francisco, Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, is an ad-supported video on demand (AVOD) service with movies and television shows from nearly every major Hollywood studio. Tubi gives fans of films and television programs an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free. The service is currently available in the US, Canada, Australia, and Mexico. About Wanda Pictures Founded in 2011, Wanda Pictures Co., Ltd. (aka Wanda Pictures) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dalian Wanda Group’s Beijing Cultural Industry Group. Wanda Pictures’ businesses include film and TV development, investment, production, marketing, and distribution. The company commits to developing the film and TV business internationally.   # # #   Contact: Peter Binazeski Tubi 323-206-5077 pbinazeski@tubi.tv Feng BAO Wanda Pictures baofeng@wandapictures.com
October 19, 2020
TUBI LAUNCHES “NEWS ON TUBI” ADDING LIVE STREAMING CHANNELS FROM 17 FOX TELEVISION STATIONS AND MORE THAN 25 PARTNERS

TUBI LAUNCHES “NEWS ON TUBI” ADDING LIVE STREAMING CHANNELS FROM 17 FOX TELEVISION STATIONS AND MORE THAN 25 PARTNERS

Also offering live news from NewsNOW from FOX, FOX SOUL, Bloomberg TV, NBC News NOW, and PeopleTV

Tubi to add more premium content to also include Euronews, USA TODAY News, and three of the largest local station groups in the country, including Hearst Television, with two others coming soon

SAN FRANCISCO, October 8, 2020 – Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, today announced it has launched “News on Tubi” in the U.S. – a comprehensive way for viewers to access live, premium streaming news content – completely free. Initially available on Android, Amazon Fire TV, and the Roku® platform, News on Tubi features content from FOX Television Stations, NewsNOW from FOX, FOX SOUL, Bloomberg TV, NBC News NOW, PeopleTV, CBC, WeatherNation, Cheddar, Altice USA’s News 12 New York, fubo Sports Network, and Black News Channel. News on Tubi provides live, local news feeds from across the country – giving viewers an easy way to stay abreast of current events regardless of where they live. Today, viewers have access to 17 feeds from FOX owned and operated television stations in top designated market areas (DMAs) that include New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, and Dallas. “Tubi is building the best free news streaming offering, utilizing the local news expertise of FOX and other leading national and international news outlets to offer the information viewers need now more than ever,” said Farhad Massoudi, CEO of Tubi. “We will continue to evolve News on Tubi to offer more choices while also diversifying other content choices to serve our young, diverse, and growing userbase.” News on Tubi will expand to offer stations from Hearst Television, as well as news from two of the largest local station groups in the country—covering 24 of the top 25 markets. Later in October, News on Tubi will become the first major streaming home for Euronews World live in the United States, launch the first 24-hour Spanish-language news stream from Estrella Media’s Estrella News network, and offer streaming news from USA TODAY. In the coming months, Tubi will rapidly expand its streaming channels – adding content across national, international, entertainment, sports, and local news – as well as offer the service on additional devices. News on Tubi joins the streaming service’s massive collection of 23,000 movie and television titles – making it an easy way for viewers to tune in or tune out what’s going on in the world. Starting today, Tubi viewers can enjoy:
  • FOX Television Stations – Live and pre-recorded news without any geographic restrictions, viewers can see breaking news live and catch up on the news from anywhere:
        • New York (WNYW-TV)
        • Los Angeles (KTTV-TV)
        • Chicago (WFLD-TV)
        • Philadelphia (WTXF-TV)
        • Dallas (KDFW-TV)
        • San Francisco (KTVU-TV)
        • Washington DC (WTTG-TV)
        • Houston (KRIV-TV)
        • Atlanta (WAGA-TV)
        • Phoenix (KSAZ-TV)
        • Tampa (WTVT-TV)
        • Seattle (KCPQ-TV)
        • Detroit (WJBK-TV)
        • Minneapolis (KMSP-TV)
        • Orlando (WOFL-TV)
        • Milwaukee (WITI-TV)
        • Austin (KTBC-TV)
  • NewsNOW from FOX – A non-stop stream of breaking news, live events, and stories taking place across the nation. Experience news at it occurs with limited commentary and no opinion.
  • FOX SOUL – FOX Soul is a live and interactive streaming channel dedicated to the African American viewer. Its programs aim to celebrate Black culture and deal with real topics that impact the everyday lives of the Black community through frank and insightful dialogue with local and national influencers.
  • Black News Channel – The Black News Channel is the nation’s only 24/7 culturally specific news network that reflects the Black community’s diverse viewpoints.
  • NBC News NOW – NBC News NOW is the 24/7 streaming service from NBCNews. NBC News NOW features deep reporting, thoughtful storytelling, and live, breaking news from the global resources of NBC News.
  • WeatherNation – Weather doesn’t stop and neither do we. Watch WeatherNation anytime, 24/7, to get the latest local, regional, or national live weather news. Weather. It’s What We Do.
  • CBC – CBC News is the most trusted source for breaking news from Canada and around the world, from Canada’s public broadcaster.
  • PeopleTV – PeopleTV is the celebrity news and entertainment network powered by the award-winning PEOPLE and Entertainment Weekly newsrooms.
  • Bloomberg TV – Bloomberg TV is a 24-hour global business and financial news network covering market trends, investment, international relations, technology, and more.
  • Cheddar– Cheddar is the digital-first news network, providing quick updates on trending stories in tech, innovation, business, politics, media, entertainment, and culture in a fresh, fast-paced format.
  • News 12 New York – Streaming for the first time anywhere, News 12 New York is the preeminent hyperlocal news service dedicated to bringing residents of the Bronx, Brooklyn, Connecticut, Hudson Valley, Long Island, New Jersey, and Westchester the best local news, traffic, weather, sports, and more.
  • fubo Sports Network - fubo Sports Network is the live TV network featuring sports stories on and off the field. Watch live games, original shows, your favorite sports movies and more. All free.
Later in October:
  • USA TODAY News – From the nation’s news to heartwarming human moments, sports, and pop culture, stay connected to the world around you with USA TODAY.
  • Euronews – Euronews provides news with a European perspective to a worldwide audience. Their mission is to empower people to form their own opinion. Euronews trusts in people’s intelligence and ability to make up their own mind and seek to provide their audience with the greatest diversity of viewpoints through journalism that is unapologetically impartial.
  • Estrella News – Estrella News is a 24/7 Spanish-language multiplatform news channel, delivering the most relevant and breaking news stories and reports for Hispanics. Coverage includes local, national, entertainment and sports from the best team of multimedia journalists.
Coming Soon:
  • Hearst Television – Hearst Television owns and operates 33 television stations serving 26 media markets reaching over 21 million U.S. television households. Hearst Television, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hearst, is recognized as one of the industry’s premier companies and has been honored with numerous awards for distinguished journalism, industry innovation, and community service. Tubi will initially offer:
        • Pittsburgh, PA (WTAE-TV ABC)
        • Manchester, NH (WMUR-TV ABC)
With over 33 million Monthly Active Users (MAU) and Total View Time (TVT) surpassing 200 million hours of content streamed every month since June, Tubi has more than 23,000 movies and television shows from over 250 content partners, including nearly every major Hollywood studio. The service gives fans of films and television programs an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free. Tubi is available on Android and iOS mobile devices, Amazon Echo Show, Google Nest Hub Max, Comcast Xfinity X1, Cox Contour, and on OTT devices such as Amazon Fire TV Edition smart TVs and soundbars, Fire TV streaming devices, Vizio TVs, Sony TVs, Samsung TVs, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV, Hisense TVs, TiVo 4K Stream, TiVo+, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. Consumers can also watch Tubi content on the web at http://www.tubi.tv/. Roku is a registered trademark of Roku, Inc. in the U.S. and in other countries. Trade names, trademarks and service marks of other companies appearing in this press release are the property of their respective holders. About Tubi Headquartered in San Francisco, Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, is an ad-supported video on demand (AVOD) service with movies and television shows from nearly every major Hollywood studio. Tubi gives fans of films and television programs an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free. The service is currently available in the US, Canada, Australia, and Mexico. # # # Contacts: Peter Binazeski Tubi 323-206-5077 pbinazeski@tubi.tv
October 8, 2020
TUBI ANNOUNCES RECORD MONTHLY ACTIVE USERS AND TOTAL VIEW TIME IN 2020

TUBI ANNOUNCES RECORD MONTHLY ACTIVE USERS AND TOTAL VIEW TIME IN 2020

Monthly Active Users (MAU) grew to 33 million in August – an increase of 65% year-over-year

Surpassed 200 million hours of Total View Time (TVT) in April, and TVT has been above 200 million hours each month since – averaging 104% increase year-over-year

 International TVT also saw record increases year-over-year: 95% in Canada, 242% in Australia, and 9x increase in Mexico since launch in June 2020

SAN FRANCISCO, September 16, 2020 – Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, today announced record Monthly Active Users (MAU) and Total View Time (TVT) in 2020. In August, Tubi’s MAU[1] reached 33 million – a new milestone and increase of 65% year-over-year. In addition, TVT surpassed 200 million hours streamed in April – and has been above 200 million hours each month since – with an average increase of 104% year-over-year.

Internationally, Tubi saw record increases in all countries it operates. Year-over-year TVT rose by 95% in Canada, and 242% in Australia. The company launched operations in Mexico this past June and has seen 9x growth. “Tubi’s surge in viewership is a testament to 2020 becoming the year of AVOD,” said Farhad Massoudi,” CEO of Tubi. “As we further grow our offering and capitalize on our partnership across FOX’s IP, we continue to develop a unique value proposition for many of today’s households seeking cost-free premium entertainment.” Tubi is available on Android and iOS mobile devices, Amazon Echo Show, Google Nest Hub Max, Comcast Xfinity X1, Cox Contour, and on OTT devices such as Amazon Fire TV, Vizio TVs, Sony TVs, Samsung TVs, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4, and Hisense TVs. Consumers can also watch Tubi content on the web at http://www.tubi.tv/ About Tubi Headquartered in San Francisco, Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, is an ad-supported video on demand (AVOD) service with movies and television shows from nearly every major Hollywood studio. Tubi gives fans of films and television programs an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free. The service is currently available in the US, Canada, Australia, and Mexico. # # #  Contact: Peter Binazeski Tubi 323-206-5077 pbinazeski@tubi.tv George Cabico The Lippin Group for Tubi 323-801-7459 gcabico@lippingroup.com [1] MAU was computed using the number of unique devices that interacted with the Tubi app. This figure does not include any co-viewing or other calculations. In addition, MAU and TVT are based on interactions with only Tubi branded applications and does not include embedded players or clips.  
September 16, 2020
TUBI EN ESPAÑOL LAUNCHES TODAY ON ROKU DEVICES

TUBI EN ESPANÑOL LAUNCHES TODAY ON ROKU DEVICES

FOX Entertainment’s AVOD streaming service debuts its dedicated Spanish-language destination within the Tubi app in the US, with initial launch partner Metro by T-Mobile, offering more than 3,000 hours of content 

Tubi en Español features over 1,000 titles, including Biutiful, El Callejón De Los Milagros, El Violín, Ma Ma, La Fortaleza Prohibida, Juana La Virgen, MasterChef Colombia, and MasterChef México SAN FRANCISCO, September 16, 2020 – Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, today announced its launch of Tubi en Español, a dedicated Spanish-language destination within the Tubi app, on Roku® devices in the US. Presented by Metro by T-Mobile and offering more than 1,000 titles and more than 3,000 hours of content cost-free to viewers, Tubi en Español features such popular titles as Biutiful, El Callejón De Los Milagros, El Violín, Ma Ma, Juana La Virgen, MasterChef Colombia, and MasterChef México. Tubi en Español complements Tubi’s overall massive library of over 23,000 movies and television shows. Updates on availability and additional titles will be announced later this year. “Tubi en Español marks one of many milestones in our commitment to super serving underserved audiences,” said Adam Lewinson, Chief Content Officer of Tubi. “As a part of Tubi’s focus on democratizing content, we are thrilled to offer Spanish-language viewers access to this expansive library of content completely free.” Tubi en Español offers a unique destination and deeply immersive experience featuring movies, telenovelas, series and Tubi-exclusive titles. Additional movies include dubbed versions of La Fortaleza Prohibida (Brick Mansions) starring Paul Walker, horror film Oculus, and many more. Featured telenovelas include Hermanitas Calle, La Promesa, Los Hombres También Lloran and La Bruja. With total view time surpassing 200 million hours of content streamed in June alone, Tubi has over 23,000 movies and television shows from over 250 content partners, including nearly every major Hollywood studio. The service gives fans of films and television programs an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free. Tubi is available on Android and iOS mobile devices, Amazon Echo Show, Google Nest Hub Max, Comcast Xfinity X1, Cox Contour, and on OTT devices such as Amazon Fire TV, Vizio TVs, Sony TVs, Samsung TVs, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4, and soon on Hisense TVs globally. Consumers can also watch Tubi content on the web at http://www.tubi.tv/. About Tubi Headquartered in San Francisco, Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, is an ad-supported video on demand (AVOD) service with movies and television shows from nearly every major Hollywood studio. Tubi gives fans of films and television programs an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free. The service is currently available in the US, Canada, Australia, and Mexico. # # # Contacts: Peter Binazeski Tubi 323-206-5077 pbinazeski@tubi.tv George Cabico The Lippin Group for Tubi 323-801-7459 gcabico@lippingroup.com
September 16, 2020
TUBI NOW AVAILABLE ON NEW TIVO STREAM 4K DEVICE AND STREAMING ON TIVO+

Tubi NOW AVAILABLE ON new TIVO STREAM 4K device AND STREAMING ON TIVO+

FOX Entertainment’s AVOD service renews deal with TiVo to continue offering its massive library of over 23,000 movies and television shows

SAN FRANCISCO, August 26, 2020 – Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, today announced its massive library of over 23,000 movies and television shows is now available on the new TiVo Stream 4K device and streaming on the TiVo+ content network. The renewed agreement between Tubi and TiVo provides seamless access to on-demand content across movies and TV programming. TiVo customers can search for their favorite Tubi titles using the voice remote control and enjoy new titles this month, including Magic Mike XXL, Southpaw, The Fall, and Tyler Perry’s The Family That Preys, absolutely free. “We have a hugely successful collaboration with TiVo and are delighted to be continuing our relationship,” said Andrea Clarke Hall, Head of Business Development at Tubi. “TiVo customers will soon enjoy an even larger selection of titles on Tubi – including new offerings on Tubi Kids and the soon-to-launch Tubi en Español.” “Tubi has built a great service that is highly valued by our consumers and we’re pleased to offer Tubi on the new TiVo Stream 4K platform,” said Matt Milne, chief revenue officer at TiVo. “We are also excited to be expanding the partnership to count Tubi as part of the TiVo+ content network. This means the full Tubi catalog of movies and TV shows enjoy elevated discoverability to take full advantage of the TiVo user experience.” The TiVo Stream 4K device brings content together from all popular streaming apps creating a seamless “one app” experience for Tubi users. Tubi’s logo will be included on TiVo Stream 4K packaging and be featured on retail displays. Tubi will also continue to be available to TiVo customers on TiVo EDGE – TiVo’s premium, 4K Ultra High Definition (UHD), all-in-one media device, with versions designed to work with HD antenna or digital cable. Tubi’s library is integrated into the TiVo+ content network, which aggregates trending and recommended shows and movies, for easy discovery of new titles. The TiVo+ content network delivers over 70 free streaming channels and tens of thousands of hours of on-demand entertainment. TiVo+ includes movies, TV shows, live news, sports, kids, Latinx and music programming alongside TV and subscription services people already use and love. With total view time surpassing 200 million hours of content streamed in June alone, Tubi has over 23,000 movies and television shows from nearly every major Hollywood studio. The service gives fans of films and television programs an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free. Tubi is available on Android and iOS mobile devices, Amazon Echo Show, Google Nest Hub Max, Comcast Xfinity X1, Cox Contour, and on OTT devices such as Amazon Fire TV, Vizio TVs, Sony TVs, Samsung TVs, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4, and soon on Hisense TVs globally. Consumers can also watch Tubi content on the web at http://www.tubi.tv/. About Tubi Headquartered in San Francisco, Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, is an ad-supported video on demand (AVOD) service with movies and television shows from nearly every major Hollywood studio. Tubi gives fans of films and television programs an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free. The service is currently available in the US, Canada, Australia, and Mexico. About Xperi Holding Corporation Xperi invents, develops, and delivers technologies that enable extraordinary experiences. Xperi technologies, delivered via its brands (DTS, HD Radio, IMAX Enhanced, Invensas, TiVo), and by its startup, Perceive, make entertainment more entertaining, and smart devices smarter. Xperi technologies are integrated into billions of consumer devices, media platforms, and semiconductors worldwide, driving increased value for partners, customers and consumers.   # # #   Contacts: Peter Binazeski Tubi 323-206-5077 pbinazeski@tubi.tv George Cabico The Lippin Group for Tubi 323-801-7459 gcabico@lippingroup.com Lerin O’Neill Xperi Holding Corporation +1 (408) 562-8455 Lerin.ONeill@xperi.com
August 26, 2020
ENDEMOL SHINE ENTERS DEAL WITH US STREAMING SERVICE TUBI FOR GLOBAL FORMATS OF MASTERCHEF AND LEGO® MASTERS

ENDEMOL SHINE ENTERS DEAL WITH US STREAMING SERVICE TUBI FOR GLOBAL FORMATS OF MASTERCHEF AND LEGO® MASTERS

Titles to be available to viewers in the US  

LONDON and SAN FRANCISCO, August 19, 2020 – Endemol Shine today announced that it has agreed to distribute additional series with FOX Entertainment’s ad-supported streaming service Tubi in the US. This agreement will see worldwide hits MasterChef and LEGO® Masters available for distribution on the AVOD platform. FOX is the home for the US formats of these shows and the deal will see Tubi become the only platform in America where international versions such as MasterChef Australia, MasterChef Mexico, MasterChef Canada and the UK and Australian versions of LEGO Masters will be available. Matt Creasey, EVP Sales and Acquisitions, Endemol Shine International says; “We are incredibly proud to strike this unprecedented deal which will see global versions of two popular entertainment series available for the first time in the US outside of FOX networks.” “Tubi viewers in the US will soon enjoy instant access to the universally addictive MasterChef and LEGO Masters formats from around the world at absolutely no cost,” said Adam Lewinson, Chief Content Officer of Tubi. “We are excited to be collaborating with Endemol Shine on these two marquee global properties.” MasterChef Australia and MasterChef Canada are now live on Tubi, with additional international formats launching in the fall and beyond. One of the most popular cookery formats in the world, MasterChef first launched in 1990 in the UK and aired for over a decade on the BBC. In 2005 the show was revived for the BBC where it remains a number one hit for the channel.  Australia was the first country to adapt the series outside of the UK, with MasterChef Australia launching in 2009 as the highest rated show in Australian history. MasterChef was created by Franc Roddam and last year was the best year to date with 53 confirmed productions across 35 markets, drawing in audiences in major markets including the UK, Brazil, Australia, Italy and Spain. Family entertainment series LEGO Masters has sold to eight markets including across Europe, the US and Australia, where it was the most successful entertainment premiere so far this year. LEGO Masters launched its primetime run on FOX in February and ranked #1 new launch in U.S. attracting more than 36 million unique viewers across its first season. Created by Tuesday’s Child Productions and the LEGO Group with Endemol Shine Group serving as the exclusive distributor globally. In July 2020, Endemol Shine Group was acquired by Banijay, creating the world’s largest international content producer and distributor spanning 22 territories with over 120 production companies and a multi-genre catalogue boasting over 88,000 hours of original standout programming. Headquartered in San Francisco, Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, is an ad-supported video on demand (AVOD) service with movies and television shows from nearly every major Hollywood studio. Tubi gives fans of films and television programs an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free. The service is currently available in the US, Canada, Australia, and Mexico.   # # #   Further information Rae Langford Rae.Langford@endemolshine.com M: +44 (0) 7958 577 148 Peter Binazeski Tubi pbinazeski@tubi.tv 323-206-5077
August 19, 2020
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