Dade Hayes

Dade Hayes has specialized in entertainment business coverage for the better part of two decades as a writer and editor at Deadline, Variety and Entertainment Weekly. At Deadline, he writes about a range of financial and corporate news along with streaming, film, television, technology and advertising.

Hayes is co-author of the book Binge Times, a look inside the streaming boom, published in 2021 by HarperCollins imprint William Morrow. He has written two previous books and contributed original scripts to top-rate podcast series Business Wars. His writing has appeared in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times and the Globe & Mail. He has also appeared regularly on media outlets like Marketplace, the BBC and CNN.