Summer TV Up As B’cast, Cable, SVOD Battle

It was only natural that the spike in the number of scripted TV shows overall — to more than 400 last year — would mean greater volume of originals in the summer months. But with new outlets jumping into the original programming fray seemingly every other day, we’re not just at “Peak TV,” we’re at “Peak Summer TV,” according to a study from consulting firm Miner & Co Studio.