Unscripted Television Industry Primer

Unscripted Television Industry Primer

Unscripted Television Industry Primer

July 6, 2015

The unscripted genre, commonly referred to as “Reality TV,” has been a popular mainstay of television content over the last 20 years. According to Nielsen’s 2012 audience primetime viewership report, unscripted TV accounts for 16% of total TV programming.  This report provides a comprehensive look into the unscripted television industry. Full primer available on Capital IQ, Bloomberg, FactSet, and Thompson Reuters.

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