Marvel and SiriusXM right this moment introduced a multi-year deal bringing unique Marvel content material to SiriusXM and Pandora. The deal contains each scripted and unscripted sequence, together with 4 new 10-episode fiction podcasts, every specializing in a special Marvel character. Those characters are Wolverine, Black Widow, Hawkeye, and Star-Lord. These 4 sequence will lead to a fifth sequence wherein all 4 character will group up for a crossover occasion within the fashion of Marvel’s The Avengers film and the Marvel’s Defenders sequence on Netflix. Unscripted content material contains podcasts digging into Marvel’s historical past, exhibits devoted to completely different Marvel franchises, and speak exhibits that includes celeb company.
“Powerful stories are read, seen, and heard—and we believe audio is the next natural step to bring the Marvel Universe to fans around the world,” mentioned Dan Buckley, President of Marvel Entertainment in a press release. “Storytelling has always been at the heart of Marvel’s success, and SiriusXM and Pandora have the right platform and expertise to bring Marvel’s rich tapestry of stories to listeners in a whole new way. We are excited to introduce an impressive roster of programming with SiriusXM and Pandora, and we can’t wait to share more details in the weeks and months to come.”
“Whether in movies, TV or other media, Marvel has been a success everywhere it goes, employing a level of quality and pop culture brilliance that organically draws massive audiences, and they are bringing that creative genius to SiriusXM and Pandora,” mentioned Scott Greenstein, SiriusXM’s President and Chief Content Officer. “We chose Marvel for our first major foray into creating original podcasts, and are thrilled to have Marvel create new audio programming and curate top quality podcasts for SiriusXM and Pandora. Under our new creative collaboration with Marvel, we’ll now provide our subscribers and listeners and Marvel fans a breadth and depth of podcasts that will be an immersive adventure into the iconic Marvel universe.”
This deal is Marvel’s newest foray into podcasting. It’s additionally produced two seasons of the Marvel’s Wolverine podcast with Sticher. Marvel and Stitcher additionally introduced the upcoming Marvels podcast. Marvel additionally entered a take care of Serial Box to create audio fiction that includes Black Panther, Black Widow, Jessica Jones, and Thor, the primary of which will likely be Thor: Metal Gods.
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