Trendwatch: Factual Comes Alive!
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
As audiences migrate to multiple platforms for their entertainment fix and younger viewers seem harder to reach, live content is resuscitating the concept of “appointment television.” Whether it’s a once-in-a-lifetime, one-off event or an engrossing, all-access series, live is hot once again. But embarking on live production is not for the faint of heart, and it’s not always the right route for your idea. This session will bring together producers and network partners behind some of the most innovative and popular live programming on air today and reveal what it takes to bring “live” to life.
EVP, Global Unscripted Entertainment
National Geographic Channels
VP, Development & Programming
Founder & Executive Producer
Fly on the Wall Entertainment
Head of Production
BBC Studios' Natural History Unit