|Area served||United States, Canada.|
|Founder(s)||Farhad Massoudi |
Thomas Ahn Hicks
|Alexa rank||23,404 (July 2018)|
Tubi is an American streaming service based in San Francisco, California, United States, that launched in 2014. The service provides more than 12,000 titles, including movies and TV shows from studios such as Paramount Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Lionsgate, Warner Bros. and Universal Pictures. Tubi is a free, ad-supported service, with advertisements shown during commercial breaks in between programming.
Tubi uses a real-time bidding platform for advertisers for delivering video ads across various platforms. Former Fox TV chairman, Sandy Grushow, is an advisory board member. Former Vice Chairman of Lionsgate, Mark Amin, is an investor. The company behind Tubi, Adrise, has raised $4 million in capital. Principal investors include Foundation Capital, Bobby Yazdani, Zod Nazem, SGH Capital and Streamlined Ventures.
In February 2019, Tubi signed a distribution deal with NBCUniversal, which includes 400 TV episodes and movies. Tubi has output deals with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Paramount Pictures, Lionsgate, Warner Bros., Studio 100, Shout Factory, Nelvana, and DHX Media.
Tubi is available on Android and iOS mobile devices, and on OTT devices such as Roku, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Xbox One, Sony, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Samsung, Amazon Fire TV, TiVo, and Comcast Xfinity X1, in addition to its website.
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