Luke Gaydon's Posts

Netflix Partnership with DiCaprio Marks Turning Point for Future of OTT Market

Following the success of Hollywood actor come film producer Leonardo Di Caprio’s wildlife documentary  Virunga  – nominated for an Oscar at this year’s awards – Netflix recently announced that it has signed a multi-year partnership with the star to produce a range of documentary and docu-series that will premier exclusively on the streaming site over the coming months.

Switching AOL 'On' in the U.K.

It's official: U.S.-based digital company AOL is launching its popular AOL On Network Web portal in the U.K. – a platform that houses AOL's curated and original video offerings. With a host of premium content relationships to boot, the AOL On Network is tapping its international content relationships and has signed major U.K.

VOD: TV's Disruptive Little Brother

Accumulating more than three billion video and audio on demand (VOD) requests throughout the year, BBC iPlayer—one of the U.K.'s most popular VOD players—had a very successful 2013 indeed.