Mad Males may very well be leaving Netflix within the US subsequent 12 months for an additional supplier because the contract for the sequence comes up for renewal. Lionsgate, the supplier behind the sequence is procuring the present round for a brand new residence which might embrace Netflix once more.
The sequence is ready again within the 1960s throughout the peak of the promoting recreation and sees Jon Hamm play the position of Don Draper. The sequence aired between 2007 and 2015 throughout 7 seasons and 92 episodes.
Netflix presently owns the worldwide and home rights to the sequence with all seven seasons presently streaming on Netflix in virtually all areas of Netflix.
Mad Males streaming license comes up for renewal in 2020
In an unique report from THR on September 24th, they reported that Lionsgate is procuring the sequence round to different streamers because the contract comes up for renewal.
The report states the rights had been picked up by Netflix first again in 2011 the place it has streamed solely since with new seasons arriving shortly after their AMC air dates. The ultimate set of episodes arrived on Netflix again in February 2016.
There’s no entrance runner as of but as to who will take up the rights to Mad Males though it has been famous that WarnerMedia’s HBO Max may very well be within the working as might Lionsgate’s personal community, Starz.
After all, Netflix might re-bid for the rights once more. They’ve famous Netflix might proceed carrying the present internationally with the home rights ending up elsewhere. Finally, Netflix will know whether or not the present is an efficient worth for subscriber cash because it has probably the most quantity of statistics on its success throughout the board.
When will Mad Males depart Netflix if the streamer loses the license?
Our knowledge library appears to point that the license will come up for renewal on July 27th, 2020. Which means you’ve bought roughly simply over half a 12 months to observe it on Netflix ought to it depart.
Netflix is in an enormous battle for third-party licenses in the intervening time with HBO Max, Apple TV , Amazon, Hulu, and Peacock all combating for licenses to again libraries.
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