The Mindy Project

Hulu inks deal with Dreamworks and passes 20m subs

US OTT TV service Hulu has unveiled ambitious plans to expand its offering as its subscriber base passed the 20 million milestone. Hulu now has over 20 million US subscribers. Among new innovations for the service, Hulu is to introduce advertising in its live TV offering for the first time. Beginning later this quarter, the […]

Hulu’s Mindy Project coming to an end

Hulu comedy The Mindy Project is to end after a final, sixth season. The series has been on air since 2012, initially on US broadcaster Fox and latterly Fox-backed on-demand service Hulu, which rescued it in 2015. Hulu has now renewed the show for a sixth run that’s scheduled for September this year, with the […]

Hulu launches doc banner, buys Beatles film

Hulu has created a new feature docs banner, Hulu Documentary Films, and bought a Ron Howard film on the Beatles as part of the factual move. The US streaming service announced the news at its Upfront event for advertisers yesterday. Hulu Documentary Films will house original and exclusive feature-docs. Its first acquisition is for the […]

Hulu rescues The Mindy Project

US streaming and catch up service Hulu has commissioned a 26-part season of the The Mindy Project after US network Fox cancelled the comedy series earlier this year. Fox axed it after three seasons and Hulu has now stepped in and struck a deal with Universal Television, which produces the show. The big episode order, […]