Last year, our ABC produced a series called Glitch. It's a paranormal TV show, but talks about interpersonal relationships in that inimitable style that our national broadcaster does so well. If you've seen it on TV, you might be surprised to know that it's on Netflix now. If you've seen it on Netflix, you might be surprised to hear that it was produced with funding from the ABC.
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Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg and the Rock could team up and have the unstoppable power to produce every single piece of future entertainment.
The last year has been a tough time for free to air TV. Even Freeview, the peak body representing the FTA channels, says viewing habits have "changed dramatically" — everyone is using their phones instead. Netflix and Stan and catch-up apps from every major digital TV channel means that you don't need to watch TV, unless you're dead-set on watching The Bachelor live and in real time. To that end, within a month Freeview will do its bit to speed that push away from the big screen and onto mobiles with a single unified app that streams all 15 major FTA channels to your phone.
The one-two hit Marvel TV fans took when both Agent Carter was cancelled and Agents of SHIELD spinoff Most Wanted was dropped by ABC was a rough one. While we've had answers as to why Agent Carter came to a close, why Most Wanted was left behind was never discussed — but it turns out the reason was a simple one: It just wasn't that good.
Lucasfilm's plans to bring the galaxy far, far away to live action TV have waxed and waned over the years — Lucas himself famously had the long-in-gestation Star Wars Underworld, but after the Disney acquisition, hopes of it coming to TV were quashed pretty rapidly. This is Star Wars, though: Now there's a new hope.