HBO Max and Discovery+ are merging into a new streaming service this May. But so far, there has been very little excitement over their new platform’s name, which will simply be called “Max”. Surprisingly, that was one of their better options from this list of rejected names.
J.K. Radomski is a Canadian freelance writer whose words have appeared in newspapers such as The Seattle Post-Intelligencer and The Rocky Mountain News, as well as a number of magazines and trade publications like The Hollywood Reporter. He enjoys one-hit-wonders from the ‘80s, binge watches a lot of TV, drinks Lagavulin, and contemplates the lives of pygmy marmosets in his spare time. Follow him on Twitter @tvwriter