Arab Advisors Group analysis of 21 production houses in eight countries reveals that the production houses produced a total of 40 Arabic television series in 2012 and 32 series in the first eight months of 2013.
“Arab Advisors Group analysis revealed that the majority of productions for 2012 and the first eight months of 2013 are of the drama genre, constituting 63% and 72% of total productions respectively. Drama thriller and comedy series followed with 10% in 2012 and the historical genre with 13% in 2013.” says Dalia Haddad Arab Advisors research analyst.
“Of the analyzed production houses, Egypt-based production houses were the most productive. The UAE-based houses followed.” adds Haddad.