VIDEO | A Conversation With ‘Binge Times’ Authors Dade Hayes and Dawn Chmielewski

VIDEO | A Conversation With ‘Binge Times’ Authors Dade Hayes and Dawn Chmielewski

June 23, 2022 | Tubi Chief Content Officer Adam Lewinson moderated an insightful discussion with the veteran media reporters and co-authors of Binge Times: Inside Hollywood’s Furious Battle to Take Down Netflix for the DEG community. Dade Hayes, Business Editor at Deadline, and Dawn Chmielewski, U.S. entertainment business correspondent for Reuters, shared their insights on how Netflix came to dominate the streaming-video market and who might prevail as the battle for streaming supremacy intensifies. Among the topics covered were Hollywood’s current center of gravity, and whether it’s tilted more toward content or technology; the effect of binge releases on the end of monoculture, or “water cooler” culture; evolving theatrical windows; the competitive positioning of streaming services and the role of live sports in retaining subscribers.

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