Cinemax is the latest casualty of the streaming era

Jan 16, 2020 - Quartz
Board and Executive Moves

Well, Cinemax, it was fun while it lasted.

HBO’s often overlooked sister channel will no longer produce original content, WarnerMedia executive Kevin Reilly revealed at a panel for TV critics yesterday. And not only will Cinemax stop making new shows, but its library of existing content—like the critically acclaimed drama The Knick—will not be available to stream on HBO’s new streaming service, HBO Max.

“We’re not planning to bring the Cinemax content into the service ove...