Drama series dominated Arabic series productions in 2016

25 Sep 2016

A new report from the Arab Advisors Group profiles 24 production houses in five Arab countries. The report analyzed 97 series produced in 2015 and the first seven months of 2016.

Arab Advisors Group analysis of 24 production houses in five countries reveals that the analysed production houses produced a total of 50 Arabic television series in 2015 and 47 series in the first seven months of 2016.

A new report,TV series Production Houses in the Arab World 2016was released to Arab Advisors Group’s Media Strategic Research Service subscribers on August 28, 2016. This report can be purchased from the Arab Advisors Group for only US$ 1,850. The 25-page report, which has 31 detailed exhibits, provides an overview of 24 production houses in 5 Arab countries namely; Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and the UAE.

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“Arab Advisors Group analysis revealed that the majority of productions for 2015 and the first seven months of 2016 are of the drama genre, constituting 58% and 49% of total productions, respectively." Mrs. Dalia Haddad, Arab Advisors Senior Research Analyst, noted.

“Of the analyzed production houses, Egypt and the UAE-based production houses were the most productive. Lebanon-based houses followed.” Mrs. Haddad added.

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