How ‘Serendipity and Algorithms’ Have Driven the Ad-Supported Streaming Revolution

TheGrill 2020: AVOD services have led a “massive disruption” in Hollywood, FilmRise CEO Danny Fisher says

While traditional TV providers are losing steam, ad-supported streaming services are continuing to win over viewers — and that doesn’t appear to be slowing down anytime soon.

That was the key takeaway from The Streaming Revolution virtual panel on Wednesday at TheGrill. Danny Fisher, chief executive of FilmRise, the panel’s presenting sponsor, pointed out early on that AVOD services have spearheaded a “massive disruption” in the entertainment industry, where consumers have become “the decider of programming.”

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Sean Burch

Sean Burch

Tech reporter • sean.burch@thewrap.com • @seanb44