WarnerMedia has announced that its streaming service, HBO Max, will be available on May 2020 for $14.99 a month. Subscribers will get access to 10,000 hours of curated premium content, which includes the entire HBO service and selections from Warner Bros, New Line, DC, CNN, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, and other studios under the WarnerMedia umbrella. Some of the originals coming to HBO Max are House of the Dragon, a Game of Thrones prequel, and a Green Lantern series inspired by the iconic comic.
The company is targeting 50 million domestic subscribers and 75 – 90 million premium subscribers by year-end in 2025 across the U.S., Latin America and Europe. At launch, AT&T will immediately offer HBO Max to the roughly 10 million HBO subscribers on AT&T distribution platforms, at no additional charge. HBO Now direct-billed users who subscribe directly through HBONow.com will also have access to Warner Media’s HBO Max product.