Entertainment & media

Our Global E&M practice has the expertise to help you capture attention and build value in today's global multi-speed media landscape.

Global entertainment and media outlook 2016-2020

Our Global Entertainment and Media Outlook also helps businesses make more informed decisions, by providing an online source of global analysis for consumer and advertising spend.


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How we can help

Our Global Entertainment and Media practice work with businesses to address both the challenges and opportunities presented by digital transformation, assisting them shift from traditional business models to businesses, brands and revenue streams that leverage digital content and platforms. We work with clients across a wide range of key industry sectors including: television, film, music, Internet, video games, advertising, publishing, radio, out of home advertising, sports, business information, casino gaming, and more.

Industry issues

Forward-thinking business models

Within the next decade we anticipate that milestones will be reached in at least some of the key emerging technologies such as IoT, virtual reality, wearable technology, and AI digital assistants. Companies need to ask themselves if they have a clear vision of the business models that will meet consumers’ ever-evolving expectations. Success will depend on diversification to new revenue streams and building flexible direct-to-consumer capabilities.

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Investing in innovation

Leading companies today recognise that innovation is critical to develop a wide array of capabilities to generate top-line and bottom-line growth. The speed of change in the E&M industry has reinforced the value of harnessing innovative ideas to improve the user experience. As innovation continues to transform business models, content strategy and data measurement, companies must stay agile and to address these issues proactively.

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Data measurement that matters

Over the last several decades, the tools used by entertainment and media executives to measure the effectiveness of products and services have evolved. The new digital age has created fragmented platforms with lower barriers to entry. To be successful, companies must invest in analyzing the vast volume consumer data – including eyeballs, shares, likes, and downloads – and use the insights to improve content creation and audience measurement.

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Transformational deals

E&M deals are an opportunity for faster growth, stronger capabilities and dramatic transformation. Optimising deals can help companies be prepared for any scenario that might impact their ability to derive value from a transaction. We help our clients seize potential, diversify, and adapt with agility to shape transformational deals anywhere along the deal spectrum – from deal strategy through value capture.

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Contact us

Deborah Bothun
Global Entertainment & Media Leader, PwC US
Tel: +1 (213) 217 3302

Chris Vollmer
Global advisory leader, Entertainment and media
Tel: +1 (212) 551 6794

Virginia Arce
Global Assurance Leader, Technology, Infocomm and Entertainment & Media (TICE)
Tel: Tel: +34 915 684 453

Christ Economos
Deputy Global Tax Leader
Tel: +1 (646) 471 0612

Brad Silver
Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications Leader, PwC
Tel: +1 (646) 471 0696

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