Will YouTube replace TV in 5-10 years in the US?

YouTube will most likely become the go to source for watching content, even more so than now. I know my generation in particular has a strong relation to the popular website. As it stands however, YouTube is not a friendly environment

What was the first television show to have a two part episode?

Although both parts had different names (as opposed to 'part 1' and 'part 2'), the I Love Lucy episodes about Cousin Ernie coming to New York and the Hollywood episodes about Lucy stealing John Wayne's footprints could be considered two parters.Additionally one of the first hour long episodes

What was the first television show to have a two part episode?

Although both parts had different names (as opposed to 'part 1' and 'part 2'), the I Love Lucy episodes about Cousin Ernie coming to New York and the Hollywood episodes about Lucy stealing John Wayne's footprints could be considered two parters.Additionally one of the first hour long episodes

What is a talk show?

A talk show is a show that has everything to do with talking. I'll explain this in three ways. Talk shows are a place for people to come talk. Celebrities come on to talk about themselves, or their projects. Regular people come on to share their stories. Talk shows are also a place to talk about

What TV network had the best TV show?

You've put forth a hard to quantify question, by what measure are you judging the "best" show?If you judge by winning awards then both Mad Men and The X-Files are some of the best shown on AMC and FOX respectivelyIf you go by viewer ratings from a site like IMDB then Breaking Bad (AMC)

What was the first television show to have a two part episode?

Although both parts had different names (as opposed to 'part 1' and 'part 2'), the I Love Lucy episodes about Cousin Ernie coming to New York and the Hollywood episodes about Lucy stealing John Wayne's footprints could be considered two parters.Additionally one of the first hour long episodes

What does it take to start a new television channel?

You haven't mentioned what type of Television Channel. In the traditional sense a television channel means a lot. You have to have lots of money to invest in equipment depending on what mode of transmission you are planning to use. Wireless Broadcast local, satellite

Why are television show intros so much shorter than they used to be?

Imagine they'll have advertisers obligations to live up to. So that'll eat into some of their alloted time if on TV or perhaps fund the show if they're on another forum. Could be promoting a friends business too who knows!

What is a talk show?

A talk show is a show that has everything to do with talking. I'll explain this in three ways. Talk shows are a place for people to come talk. Celebrities come on to talk about themselves, or their projects. Regular people come on to share their stories. Talk shows are also a place to talk about

What shows did not need a second season but got one anyways?

13 Reasons Why. It was based off a book and the first season was great but we heard all 13 reasons. The second season was just an attempt to profit off the hit of the first.Hannah's story was told, her last request honored, yet she's lurking around

Why do so many people love the TV show 'MASH'?

As a Brit watching this it was the humour that made me love it. At times clever, at times slapstick. The constant bickering with Major Burns was hilarious.There was the slightly soap opera element. Feeling like you knew the characters, got to know their stories, their relationships, families

How many TV shows should I watch at once?

It depends on you. You could watch a few TV shows that air every week then binge watch one and watch a sitcom when you have time and really want to relax.I watch a lot off TV shows too, but most of them are airing every week so it doesn't feel like

How to get my music into Movies/TV shows

I like Anthony's encouragement, because too few people will encourage you. It will probably take a lot of hard work, but not much comes easy.I think Anthony is right, but there may be some simpler ways to make a name for yourself. Budgets are tight these days, and many

What are the best cancelled TV shows?

The Lost Room (1 season - 6 episodes)The Lost Room (TV Mini-Series 2006)This came out at the same time as Heroes, unfortunately, and shared some of the

What TV series have great storylines?

I want to say Lost, Game of Thrones, True Detective, Breaking Bad so on. But you already say watched it.So let me try one which you haven't done.First of all one which are finished helpful for Binge :The Killing - It's intriguing, it's

Why are Hindi TV shows slow moving?

Hindi TV shows are slow moving as per the viewers preference. Most of the households watch at least one serial per day in the evening to refresh themselves. Now our audience likes to highlight even minutest details in their lives

What are the steps to send a proposal to a director to adapt my novel for film/TV adaptation?

Unless your novel received critical or commercial acclaim (or both) the odds of a producer or a production company becoming interested (far more crucial elements to get on board than a director who is essentially a "hired gun") then your odds of

What's the best spin-off TV series?

Frasier- spinoff from CheersThe Flash- spinoff from ArrowAngel- spinoff from Buffy the Vampire SlayerTorchwood- spinoff from Doctor WhoThe Legend of Korra- spinoff from Avatar the Last AirbenderBatman Beyond- spinoff from Batman: The Animated SeriesJustice League: The Animated Series- spinoff from both Batman: The Animated Series and Superman: The Animated SeriesBetter Call Saul- spinoff from Breaking BadLaverne

Which TV shows or movies have taught you the most?

Breaking bad!!  1. Chemistry can be used outside of the classroom too2. Befriend a lawyer and keep them on call.3.Studying hard can pay off.4.Family is the most important thing in life.5.Make a product that is better than your competitor that everyone will want to buy. 6.Car

Does Chidi Anagonye from the NBC/Netflix TV show, "The Good Place" belong in the Bad Place? If yes, why? If no, why not?

(Slight Spoiler Alert) I suppose this could be 'answered' by the Trolley Problem they work in on the show. So if he is so indecisive that he couldn't kill 1 person to save 10, then are those 9 extra deaths attributed

Why does Netflix make its own shows?

Netflix changed viewing habits by offering all episodes of a show and then, voila, there was binge viewing.By having their own shows at such a very, very high critical level, they are challenging HBO and Showtime, the traditional high quality sources for critically acclaimed scripted shows and the success of

How does one get into the film industry as a film or a TV editor?

There are a couple of ways -You can get experience on low or no budget films, working for expenses only. You'll learn as you go and build yourself a solid showreel, then apply for paid work.How easy

What reality TV show is actually a reality TV show?

Perhaps, this one: An American Family - WikipediaIt was the first reality TV show to ever air. No producers or director made any suggestions about what they were filming. They just filmed and let things happen or not. No drama added.In fact, cameras can cause the subjects to change behaviors, but this one was probably

What are some bad episodes of good TV shows?

Doctor Who is my favorite show, and it's fairly big one. And it's had tons of great amazing episodes, but its also had a few terrible ones. And most commonly brought up when it comes to bad episodes are

Is there a TV show that started off badly in ratings but then became big?

Dark Shadows started off as a melodramatic gothic soap opera on ABC in 1966 and had ratings so bad that it was about to be cancelled after 6 months. With nothing to lose, producer Dan Curtis made the unprecedented move of bringing a vampire on as a serious character in daytime television. The ratings took off, the show lasted

How many extras are in the Pitch TV show?

Director and exec producer Paris Barclay with Gosselaar during filming at Dodger Stadium.

Why are so many movies and TV shows filmed in New York?

There are practical and aesthetic reasons for this.  AestheticsNew York City is visually compelling. There are iconic locations and vast swaths of interesting, but underutilized locations particularly in the outer boroughs (e.g., Staten Island).  Its population is large and

What is your favorite reality TV show and what explains its popularity as a genre?

I have a few all relating to some type of competition:Love all cooking competition reality shows- I think the talent and ability the chef's have to complete certain tasks and seeing what they can create is captivating. A lot of people love to cook as a hobby or want to learn how to cook

What TV network had the best TV show?

You've put forth a hard to quantify question, by what measure are you judging the "best" show?If you judge by winning awards then both Mad Men and The X-Files are some of the best shown on AMC and FOX respectivelyIf you go by viewer ratings from a site like IMDB then Breaking Bad

Which TV channel do you watch the most?

I don't really target certain tv channels. It really is the show or series that I look for. For local news, it's usually ABC, NBC, and for national news it's CNN, MSNBC, BBC America.For tv shows I just utilize Hulu, Acorn Tv, and Netflix and browse to find shows that look

TV: how many people work on the average TV show?

For a major cable tv or broadcast network show it can easily number in the hundreds and sometimes thousands if it has multiple seasons. Consider the following: several producers, showrunners, dozens of cast members some with recurring roles others seen in only one show, writing staff

Could Netflix monopolize the television culture industry?

As excited as everyone gets about Netflix it is worth remembering that the vast majority of all viewing is still traditional linear viewing of broadcast content. Sure the internet is a massive growth market but it is still small in comparison to broadcasting.Netflix is

How can TV channels know how many people are watching?

Depends. In the case of ratings in most countries it's statistics-driven. Nielsen in the US and BARB in the UK install equipment in a scientifically picked number of homes that are a cross section of actual society.These boxes are used to record what you are watching. Usually each member of the house has their own login so

What are the best cancelled TV shows?

The Lost Room (1 season - 6 episodes)The Lost Room (TV Mini-Series 2006)This came out at the same time as Heroes, unfortunately, and shared some of the

How does one get into the film industry as a film or a TV editor?

There are a couple of ways -You can get experience on low or no budget films, working for expenses only. You'll learn as you go and build yourself a solid showreel, then apply for paid work.How easy

Why are so many movies and TV shows filmed in New York?

There are practical and aesthetic reasons for this.  AestheticsNew York City is visually compelling. There are iconic locations and vast swaths of interesting, but underutilized locations particularly in the outer boroughs (e.g., Staten Island).  Its population is large and

Is Disney going to sell ABC?

I don't think Disney will sell ABC anytime soon. Contrary to popular belief, The Walt Disney Company's Media Networks segment has been their largest revenue and income generator in years. The ABC broadcast station has been a strong contributor to that, not only for the advertisers it brings in but also for the many shows they produce.

Why are Hindi TV shows slow moving?

Hindi TV shows are slow moving as per the viewers preference. Most of the households watch at least one serial per day in the evening to refresh themselves. Now our audience likes to highlight even minutest details in their lives

What are TV shows similar to Scrubs?

My pick would be Brooklyn 99. It has the same sort of collection of wacky characters who are, nonetheless, good at their jobs. It handles the police stuff lightly, but with appropriate gravitas when necessary. It has a slowly maturing man-child in the lead role, and a slowly loosening up

Why do so many people love the TV show 'MASH'?

As a Brit watching this it was the humour that made me love it. At times clever, at times slapstick. The constant bickering with Major Burns was hilarious.There was the slightly soap opera element. Feeling like you knew the characters, got to know their stories, their relationships, families

How many TV shows air in a typical season?

Well I believe for long running prime time network drama it's actually 22 or 24 episodes. Blue Bloods, one of my favourite shows is usually 22. The Flash and Arrow are either 22 or 24.  Premium quality adult drama shows on FX, HBO, Showtime, Cinemax, generally run for 10-16 episodes. Game of Thrones was

Should gay characters be first and foremost played by gay or lesbian actors?

Beyond any ethics or questions of fairness, tv and movie studios do what they do to make money. Full stop.If a gay or lesbian actor playing a gay or lesbian character will make them more money through more viewership or ticket sales then they will cast that person. It could be because that person is the best actor

Are there any television shows from the past that would not be allowed on TV today?

Dear Lord in Heaven, perhaps the greatest comedy/drama ever would NEVER have seen the light of day if presented now: M*A*S*H.First off, it was a comedy about war. Now, I'm not sure why war-comedies seem to be off-limits; I can

Why have U.S. TV networks cancelled so many popular TV shows this year?

To some degree it's because of the sheer volume that is being produced today. Its just not feasible to keep everything AND invest in new shows at the same time. Back in the 70s, early 80s. In the US at least, you had between 3 to 12 stations tops. Most local programming. The big networks kinda stuck

Why is Disney allowing the rift between Marvel's Film and TV divisions?

Joss Whedon for all intents and purposes killed Agent Coulson. He is right to be angry as his vision was trampled on. However, he is embroiled in his own quagmire with the fans at the moment and more interestingly Entertainment Weekly

What are some popular British TV shows?

BARB is the official agency for collecting viewing figures they publish a list of the most popular shows in a week:http://www.barb.co.uk/whats-new/...I also think this list from the Telegraph newspaper is a good summary of 2015's best shows:http://www.telegraph.co.uk/cultu...The BFI 100 list is quite good