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REPORT: DISNEY, COMCAST – WITH MERGERS – DWARF NETFLIX IN CONTENT SPEND
Think that Netflix is the top spender on original content or that we’re, perhaps, reaching a peak for content spending? Think again. A new study from Ampere Analysis posits that Disney/Fox will spend a staggering $22 billion in content while Comcast/Sky is set to come in with nearly $21 billion in original and acquired content spend by the end of 2018. The combined $43 billion represents about 20% of global spending on content, the researcher noted. Disney/Fox, meanwhile, will be responsible for 23% of all content spending in the U.S. market with Comcast/Sky claiming 14% of total spend in the U.S.Netflix – which has been rumored to be on track to spend as much as $13 billion this year (and has acknowledged at least $8 billion) – is a somewhat distant third in the race to spend.But it’s important to note that the Disney/Fox and Comcast/Sky content budgets are the product of merged content budgets, which actually puts Netflix in a little different light, in that it’s traveling solo. READ MORE