News brief: Wuaki adds studio movies

European on-demand service has acquired new movies from several of the Hollywood studios. From NBCUniversal comes Minions and Ted 2, from Disney are Inside Out and Ant Man and from Fox is the recent Fantastic Four reboot. The movies have been added to the platform, which is aiming to be in 12 European territories […]

Minions movie latches on to FX

FX Networks in the US has acquired television premiere rights to Universal’s money-spinning animated movie Minions. Minions recently took the second-largest domestic opening ever for an animated film, and will now run on FX channels along with fellow box office toppers Ted 2 and Terminator Genysis. Comedy Minions, spun out of the Despicable Me franchise, […]