The American leisure conglomerate Warner Bros. gained a global public sale held final night time by the World Well being Group, outbidding Disney and Netflix with an incredible $12,855,000,000 for the unique cinematographic rights on all future motion pictures in regards to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The net public sale held final night time by the W.H.O. to lift funds to battle the worldwide pandemic attracted nearly all main gamers of the media and leisure industries.
A number of worldwide copyrights have been auctioned to lift funds for analysis on the Covid-19 virus, together with cinematographic rights for all future motion pictures concerning the pandemic.
Warner Bros Leisure Inc. got here out because the winner with an astonishing bid of $12,855 billion, outbidding a number of rivals like NBCUniversal, Disney, Sony Footage and Netflix.
All in all, the public sale raised $27,45 billion that will probably be distributed to assist battle the pandemic and fund medical analysis.
In a short communiqué, Warner Bros celebrated the public sale’s consequence, asserting the corporate already had a number of initiatives in improvement for brand spanking new motion pictures concerning the pandemic.
“This worldwide pandemic and confinement are a novel second in historical past. We all know it is going to encourage a number of nice motion pictures from writers and scenarists and we’re impatient to start out engaged on these new initiatives.”
The corporate even introduced plans to start out engaged on an animated film undertaking instantly regardless of the confinement.
“We wish to accompany the general public throughout the confinement, so we try to work as quick as we will to make our content material out there to viewers at house as quickly as doable, hopefully over the subsequent few weeks.”
A number of initiatives are already below analysis each at Warner Bros itself and its subsidiaries, like DC Studios, who’s contemplating a sequel to Marvel Lady involving the Covid-19 pandemic.
A brand new Batman film, a brand new sequel to the Matrix collection and even a brand new Lego involving the pandemic may start manufacturing over the subsequent few weeks.