Royal Wedding

YouTube reveals Royal Wedding streams reached 11.2 million

The live-stream of last weekend’s UK royal wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle was viewed 11.2 million times on YouTube while live, according to the streaming platform. At peak viewership, during the couple’s exchange of vows, some 1.29 million people watched the even simultaneously, making the wedding the fifth most popular event ever streamed […]

BBC breaks online records with royal wedding

The BBC reported record-breaking online stats on Saturday thanks to high audience figures for the royal wedding and FA Cup final. The BBC said that Saturday was “the biggest ever day for BBC Online” with audiences consuming 11.9 petabytes (11.9 million gigabytes) of data, peaking at 2.8 terabits per second when people got their first […]

A&E’s Royal Wedding TV movie racks up 30 deals

With just a few days to go before the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle (May 19), A+E Networks has revealed that more than 30 broadcasters have acquired its TV movie, Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance. Following sales of the 2-hour TV movie to the likes of Channel 5 (UK) and TF1 (France) last […]