HBO Max event: Rick and Morty, Green Lantern, and all the TV announcements
AT&T’s special HBO Max preview day came chock-full of programming announcements, ranging from a new Green Lantern-inspired show from Arrow and Flash producer Greg Berlanti to Rick and Morty on HBO Max.
HBO Max, which launches in May, is AT&T’s answer to Netflix, Hulu, and Disney+. It has a few advantages heading into the streaming wars, especially over competitors like Apple. WarnerMedia is home to thousands of movies and TV shows that will be available at launch. Some of its properties come with dedicated fans — Friends, for example, or the DC Extended Universe (Batman v Superman, Aquaman). There are also a number of prestige series from its most prestigious network, HBO.
Having an extensive catalog is important (look at Disney+), but…