Disney TV Studios Eyes New Profit Participation Model As Industry Continues To Pull Away From Backend Deals [Deadline]

Disney TV Studios Eyes New Profit Participation Model As Industry Continues To Pull Away From Backend Deals [Deadline]

By Nellie Andreeva

July 8, 2019 | A new deal template, which is being floated by the recently formed Disney TV Studios as well as sibling FX Prods., will eliminate all that. I hear Disney TV studio executives have been informing agencies and producers of a new compensation model they are looking to employ across the board for broadcast, cable and digital series. It would replace the current profit participation blueprint and would aid the company’s flexibility to distribute content within its ecosystem of networks and digital platforms.

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