Netflix Expands Exclusive Rights to Universal Animated Films in the U.S.

A few days ago, universal Signed the contract In collaboration with Amazon, we will grant Prime Video exclusive streaming rights for live-action releases. This time, Universal has signed a deal with Netflix, especially for animated films.The company has signature A multi-year license agreement that provides streaming services with exclusive access to Universal-owned animated films such as Illumination. Minions Feeling of Guru, Will be published in 2022. We’ve also expanded our partnership to include DreamWorks Animation movies, including upcoming DreamWorks Animations. Bad guy And Boots puss: Last wish..

However, like the Universal and Amazon deal, the Netflix deal is a bit more complicated. Yes, Netflix has exclusive rights to US Illuminations and DreamWorks animated films, but only in chunks 18 months after the film’s theatrical release.Within the first 4 months, all universal movies Streaming with peacock, A streaming service owned by the parent company Comcast. Netflix then has exclusive streaming rights for the next 10 months before the movie returns to Peacock for another 4 months.

At the end of that 18-month period, Universal animated films will also be available on Amazon Prime Video. Meanwhile, under the New Deal, Netflix will license Universal’s full animation and live-action slate four years after its release, and will also reserve streaming rights to select titles from the studio’s library. The deal can be a bit confusing, but it’s all summarized in the fact that Netflix will continue to have exclusive access to some of the potential movies to be watched most on the platform.So variety Illuminations pointed out Pet’s secret life 2 According to, it’s the most watched Netflix movie in 2021 so far Forbes analysis.. Last year, the distinction belonged to another film by Illumination: despicable Me..

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