Powell Says He’s Not Worried By Cord-Cutters | Multichannel

[Michael Powell,National Cable & Telecommunications Association] says that there would be nothing to watch on Netflix or Hulu is it were not first monetized on cable, and that Over the top and over the cable content is much more interdependent than it gets credit for. He says folks would not get to binge-watch the $4 million” Breaking Bad –or ESPN or Mad Men– if that cost had not been recovered on a cable platform, in this case AMC. – John Eggerton, Multichannel News http://ift.tt/UzphTI