Mike Hopkins

Hulu’s CEO on Its New Livestreaming Bundle and Getting The Golden Girls

Between rescuing The Mindy Project, launching an ad-free tier and crafting a solid lineup of original series, Hulu CEO Mike Hopkins has steadily been transforming the streaming service since he arrived in 2013. But 2017 looks to be Hulu's biggest year yet.

Hulu’s Upcoming Livestreaming Service Will Be the First to Include CBS

Hulu's upcoming livestreaming TV bundle won't launch for another couple of months, but it has already landed a key network that DirecTV Now and its other competitors lack: CBS.

Facetime: Adweek’s Executive Lab and Miami’s Art Basel Usher in December

Media magnates came out in full force for the Adweek Executive Lab: YouTube and Facebook in the Media Mix, presented by Pixability. Art Basel kicked off in Miami with DuJour […]

Hulu Finally Launches Ad-Free Version, Priced at $11.99 a Month

Hulu has been working steadily over the past year to close the gap with Netflix, and now the company has unveiled a true game changer in its battle with other streaming services: a commercial-free option for subscribers.

Hulu Is Suddenly Considering an Ad-Free Option

Hulu has taken some gigantic swings in the past year, making a huge splash with original and acquired series as it tries to compete with Netflix and Amazon.

Showtime and Hulu Explain Why Their Brands are Pulling Double Duty

Do you use Hulu, or Hulu? And do you subscribe to Showtime, or Showtime?

Hulu Hires Another High-Level Traditional TV Exec

Hulu is doubling down on originals, if its new hire is anything to go by: the over-the-top service has snagged Warner Horizon TV executive Craig Erwich just as his contract with Warners expires.

Hulu’s Revenue to Pass $1 Billion This Year

Hulu has had a solid year: the multiple-broadcaster joint venture is on track to break $1 billion in revenue for its owners this year, thanks in large part to the strength of subscription revenue and deep ad partnerships across its series, some of which are greenlit on the c

Hulu Names Mike Hopkins CEO, Forssell Out

As reported, Hulu has struck a deal to make former Fox Networks Group president of distribution Mike Hopkins its new CEO, effective immediately.

Peter Rice Named Head of Fox Networks Group

In a major restructuring of News Corp.’s media and entertainment juggernaut, Peter Rice has been elevated to chairman and CEO of the Fox Networks Group. The promotion puts Rice at the helm of the broadcast unit, the cable networks FX and National Geographic Channel and Fox Sports.