Bet+ Launch: General Manager Devin Griffin Gears Up to Join the Streaming Wars

  • Indiewire
Bet Networks and Tyler Perry Studios will launch the joint venture Bet+ in the U.S. on Thursday, September 19. The ad-free Svod service, which will cost $9.99 per month, will feature more than 1,000 hours of premium content, including exclusive new original programming and fan favorite series, movies, and specials, produced by a host of leading African American content creators, including Tyler Perry, Tracy Oliver, Will Packer and more.

The streaming wars have only intensified in recent weeks with news that Apple’s service would launch November 1, roughly two weeks before Disney launches its own. NBCUniversal announced its streaming service, called Peacock, will launch in April 2020. There’s also HBO Max on the horizon. These newcomers and Bet+ will join a landscape populated by heavyweights such as Netflix, Amazon’s Prime Video and Hulu. Can the market support all these different services?

Piloting the Bet+ ship will be recently hired general manager Devin Griffin,
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