The present is one of dozens of tasks in manufacturing at Quibi, the short-form cellular video platform based by former Walt Disney Studios chairman Jeffrey Katzenberg. Quibi, which is about to launch in April 2020, will function the likes of a horror sequence by Steven Spielberg, a thriller sequence starring Sophie Turner and a remake of MTV’s Punk’d. Other reveals within the works will function Tyra Banks, Chrissy Teigen, Don Cheadle and Idris Elba. The service has drawn the eye of different top-tier Hollywood expertise, with companions reminiscent of Guillermo del Toro, Antoine Fuqua, Sam Raimi, Jason Blum, Steven Soderbergh, Catherine Hardwick, Anna Kendrick, Doug Liman, Laurence Fishburne and Stephen Curry’s Unanimous Media.
The platform is anticipated to be priced at both $5 a month or $eight for an ad-free model and is meant to focus on millennial audiences. It will be part of the litany of different streaming companies set to debut over the following few months, together with Apple TV+, Disney+ and HBO Max.