Vox Media said it is acquiring Cafe Studios Inc., publisher of a popular podcast hosted by former Manhattan U.S. attorney Preet Bharara, part of a bid to expand its growing audio business.
The companies didn’t disclose financial terms of the deal. Mr. Bharara will join Vox Media as a host, co-founder and creative director of Cafe, which will continue to exist as a brand. Mr. Bharara will report to Vox Media Studios President Marty Moe.
Spun off from Some Spider Inc. in 2020, Cafe Studios publishes a handful of podcasts, including “Stay Tuned With Preet,” Mr. Bharara’s current-events and pop-culture