• HBO Is Taking Its Cord-Cutter War Against Amazon and Netflix to Europe

    3 monthes ago - By Fortune

    HBO has won international acclaim for Game of Thrones. Fewer people have heard of Mammon .
    Yet the Czech drama about a journalist who uncovers evidence of fraud, implicating his brother, often gets more viewers in the Czech Republic than the famous, bloody adaptation of George R. R. Martin's novels. It's a common phenomenon that helps explain why HBO is stepping up production of original TV series in Europe and elsewhere outside the U.S.
    For the first time, the Time Warner twx premium channel is developing country-specific shows from Spain and Scandinavia, a sign of how the global...
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