Amazon Studios Execs on TV’s Streaming Wars: ‘We’re in a Different Business’

Published on Jan 15, 2020

The streaming wars kick into high gear this year, but Amazon Studios believes it’s in an entirely different category. As newcomers such as HBO Max and Peacock enter a crowded landscape recently joined by Disney Plus and Apple TV Plus, Amazon execs told reporters on Tuesday at the Television Critics Association press tour that they’re “in a different world.”

“We’re in a different business model unlike the pure-play video Svod [streaming video on demand] players,” said Amazon Studios chief operating officer and co-tv head Albert Cheng. “For us it’s about Amazon Prime customers, making sure we’re delivering value, that

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Author: Michael Schneider