Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Consumers are watching more TV than ever, spurring producers to compete for their attention. With the growth of new TV platforms and their relative convenience, the Television Production industry's revenue is expected to continue on an upward trend. In addition, technological changes will continue to limit the number of new enterprises, as TV production companies continue merging to cut costs and remain competitive... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
California and New York have traditionally been the primary sites for TV production because many prominent studios originated in these locations, which comprise 38.1% and 14.0% of industry establishments, respectively. They generally provide the locale for scripted and unscripted shows, as well as nationwide news production. Because of the high levels of filming done in Los Angeles and New York City, companies in these cities have access to TV studios, talent and production personnel on location, enabling them to cut costs of production.
Likewise, Washington D.C. is a news hub, though it does not produce a significant share of TV on a nationwide scale... purchase to read more