Here is an article that does mention what you referenced earlier. But it still sounds vague. What is included in HBO Original programming? HBO Originals from linear channel? Does it also include HBO Max Originals? That seems like a lot of content to leave out.I read that plan (no ads interrupting their originals) when the tier was first announced but can’t find the reference now. That may not be the plan any longer or the article I read may have been wrong, especially if none of the recent press mentions it.
WarnerMedia wants to lure more streamers into the HBO Max tent with a cheaper version of the service — priced at $9.99 per month — that includes ads. The ad-supported HBO Max, set to de…
The lower-cost tier will not include the day-and-date Warner Bros. movie premieres throughout 2021 — but otherwise will be the same as the full-freight product. Also, the version of HBO Max with ads will not run commercials against HBO’s original programming.