March 30th, 2020
David Chidekel was recently quoted in Trey Williams’s TheWrap article “Why Agencies Fight for Package Fees Even as Streaming Diminishes Their Value.” The article discusses streaming and the changing relevance and value of packaging fees in Hollywood. With the rise of platforms such as Netflix and Hulu, success may no longer mean syndication.
“The things we’re talking about are very esoteric: What’s the future of repping talent? How do you do that while also making the most money?” said David. “Without an agent packaging a lot of these projects, they wouldn’t exist.”
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