Scripted TV Is Dying a Slow Death


(Patrick) #1

Scripted TV Is Dying a Slow Death
Broadcasters Are Increasingly Dependent Upon Live Programming
http://adage.com/article/media/scripted-tv/304423/

According to a MoffettNathanson analysis of 2015-16 C3 ratings trends for TV programming throughout the day, sports now accounts for more than one-third (34%) of all deliveries of viewers in the 18-to-49 demo, making it the single most significant category by a wide margin.


(Ryon Adams) #2

The popularity of shows like “Game of Thrones” demonstrates that scripted TV is far from dead.


(Patrick) #3

I agree; might have something to do with the quality of shows being put on network TV.