The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that “Hannibals” won’t be airing on Netflix after a lawsuit from the rights holders for “Hollywood.
“In light of this ruling, Hulu is no longer in compliance with the terms of its license with the U,S. “
Hulu has been ordered to stop ‘HANNibals’ from airing in the U.S.,” reads a filing from a group of attorneys representing the rights holder.
“In light of this ruling, Hulu is no longer in compliance with the terms of its license with the U,S.
“Hanna-Bergs” will be a Netflix Original Series series with a new title.
“It is unfortunate that a streaming service would take such a drastic step to stop its content,” said Jeffrey Kessler, VP and general counsel for the Motion Picture Association of America.
“This is an outrageous and unjustified attempt to stop the American public from enjoying a film starring Hannibal Lecter that the millions of Americans who have seen it will see.
Netflix did not immediately respond to a request for comment. “
If Hulu and the other leading streaming services cannot live up to that obligation, it’s time for the courts to step in to help them.”
Netflix did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
The original “Hannis” was directed by Bryan Fuller and was released in 2019.
The series also stars Hugh Dancy as the character of Lecter.
Fuller directed the upcoming sequel to the movie starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Lecter, “Hans.”