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HBO

HBO is a television network that broadcasts TV shows, sports, documentaries and feature films. Read more

Richard R Plepler's photo - Chairman & CEO of HBO

Chairman & CEO

Richard R Plepler

CEO Approval Rating

75/100

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Netflix has been one of HBO's top competitors. Netflix was founded in 1997, and is headquartered in Los Gatos, California. Netflix competes in the Movies & Entertainment industry. Netflix generates $19.6B more revenue vs. HBO.

Prime Video is a top competitor of HBO. Prime Video is a Product/Brand/Service company that was founded in Seattle, Washington in 2006. Prime Video competes in the Movies & Entertainment field. Prime Video has 8,000 more employees vs. HBO.

Hulu is perceived as one of HBO's biggest rivals. Hulu was founded in 2007, and its headquarters is in Santa Monica, California. Hulu is in the Movies & Entertainment industry. Hulu has 900 more employees than HBO.

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OTOY is a cloud rendering company that delivers real-time 3D graphics to filmmakers, designers, animators and game developers.
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Apr 18, 2016
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Philo is an internet Television platform that allows users to watch live TV shows and record video content on connected devices.
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May 28, 2015
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Philo is an internet Television platform that allows users to watch live TV shows and record video content on connected devices.
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HBO News

May 3, 2021The Laugh Button

Tig Notaro is doing an animated stand-up special for HBO

Today, HBO announced that it is teaming up with Tig Notaro for the first ever fully animated stand-up... See more »
May 3, 2021Variety

Alex Gibney's Shattering HBO Documentary Drills Deep into the Opioid Crisis

When you hear the phrase "the opioid crisis," it can sound like it's referring to a natural disaster ... See more »
May 3, 2021Deadline

WarnerMedia Direct-To-Consumer Chief Andy Forssell On Finding Streaming Mojo, Warner Bros Day-And-Date Takeaways, AVOD Plan & More - Q&A

EXCLUSIVE: Even in a business well-acquainted with comebacks, HBO Max has become a fairly remarkable ... See more »
May 3, 2021Portada

HBO Max,Rowdy Energy, Enterprise Holdings, Nutrabolt, Spectrum, Stellantis

HBO Max,Rowdy Energy, Enterprise Holdings, Nutrabolt, Spectrum, Constellation Brands, Stellantis,7-El... See more »
April 30, 2021Kidscreen

HBO Max scares up LatAm kids series

The streamer has plans to develop 100 local productions over two years, starting with kids show Frank... See more »
April 30, 2021Realscreen

HBO Doc Films sets "Revolution Rent" debut, HBO Max expands in Latin America

HBO Documentary Films is set to lift the curtain on Revolution Rent, directed by Andy Señor Jr. and V... See more »
April 30, 2021C21Media

HBO Max lines up 100 Lat Am originals

WarnerMedia-owned streamer HBO Max has unveiled plans to develop more than 100 local productions in L... See more »

HBO Blogs

April 19, 2016HBO Blog

Your complete guide to every @gameofthrones character, ever from...

Your complete guide to every @gameofthrones character, ever from @vulture-magazine. Full article: The... See more »
April 19, 2016HBO Blog

Your complete guide to every @gameofthrones character, ever from...

Your complete guide to every @gameofthrones character, ever from @vulture-magazine. Full article: The... See more »
March 21, 2016HBO Blog

#NowPlaying I Got Ants In My Pants by James Brown #Vinyl

#NowPlaying I Got Ants In My Pants by James Brown #Vinyl... See more »
March 9, 2016HBO Blog

Using only a compass, artist Simon Beck hiked through 20 miles...

Using only a compass, artist Simon Beck hiked through 20 miles of snow to carve House Stark's direwol... See more »
February 29, 2016HBO Blog

#NowPlaying: Danny's Song by Neko Case #Vinyl

#NowPlaying: Danny's Song by Neko Case #Vinyl... See more »
February 29, 2016HBO Blog

#NowPlaying: Danny’s Song by Neko Case #Vinyl

#NowPlaying: Danny’s Song by Neko Case #Vinyl... See more »
February 29, 2016HBO Blog

#NowPlaying: I Love The Dead by Andrew W.K. #Vinyl

#NowPlaying: I Love The Dead by Andrew W.K. #Vinyl... See more »

HBO Press Releases

December 23, 2020WebWire

HBO And BBC One Renew HIS DARK MATERIALS For A Third Season

HBO and BBC One have renewed the drama series� HIS DARK MATERIALS �for a third season, it was ann... See more »
September 21, 2020WebWire

HBO Receives 30 Primetime Emmy Awards, The Most of Any Network or Streaming Platform

HBO received 30 Emmy® Awards at the 72nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards.� HBO's Emmy wins this year: ... See more »
December 12, 2019WebWire

HBO Receives Ten Screen Actors Guild Award Nominations

HBO received ten Screen Actors Guild Award nominations for the upcoming 26th �annual Screen Actors ... See more »
December 6, 2019WebWire

HBO receives five AFI awards, the most of any network

HBO received five out of the ten American Film Institute (AFI) Awards for television programs, the mo... See more »
May 2, 2019PR Newswire

HBO Sports® to Celebrate 'What's My Name | Muhammad Ali' Documentary with NYC Pop-Up Experience

NEW YORK, May 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, May 11, HBO Sports® will open an interactive exper... See more »
April 26, 2019PR Newswire

HBO® Premieres Three New APA Visionaries Short Films For Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

NEW YORK, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage month, HBO will ... See more »
April 11, 2019WebWire

Catherine the Great reigns supreme as Sky reveals a new gallery of images set to feature in exclusive costume exhibition at the BFI Radio Times Festival

Decadent, politically tumultuous and sexually charged - prepare to enter the world of 18th century Ru... See more »

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HBO Headquarters

1100 Avenue of the Americas

New York, New York10036

212-484-6503

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Overview

Home Box Office, Inc. is a premium cable and satellite television network. It is an American premium cable and satellite television network which is a division of Time Warner. HBO's programming consists of theatrically released motion pictures and ori...

CEO

HBO's Chairman & CEO, Richard R Plepler, currently has an approval rating of 75%. HBO's primary competitors are Netflix, Prime Video & Hulu.

Website

hbo.com

Frequently Asked Questions about HBO

  1. When was HBO founded?

    HBO was founded in 1972
  2. Who is HBO's CEO?

    HBO's CEO is Richard R Plepler
  3. How much revenue does HBO generate?

    HBO generates $6.8B in revenue
  4. How much funding does HBO have?

    HBO has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is HBO's headquarters?

    HBO's headquarters is in New York New York, USA
  1. How many employees does HBO have?

    HBO has 2,000 employees
  2. What sector does HBO operate in?

    HBO is in Broadcasting
  3. Who are HBO's competitors?

    HBO's top competitors are Netflix, Prime Video, Hulu
  4. Who has HBO invested in?

    HBO's has invested in companies such as Otoy, Inc., Philo, Inc., Philo, Inc.