While Disney is somewhat notorious for self-mythologizing, 'Waking Sleeping Beauty' did depict some illuminating things. And it’s especially fascinating, a decade later, now that Disney holds a dominant position in Hollywood once again.
According to Katzenberg, short, quality, and paid entertainment on mobile devices is the future of streaming. But, is Quibi poised to be the Netflix of a new market niche or is it just another pipe dream?
The company, which raised nearly $2 billion prior to its launch, has utterly failed to penetrate the cultural consciousness in any way, despite launching dozens of shows and having huge stars attached.