by Colin Mann, Advanced Television — 2 February 2023
The study, conducted by Ampere Analysis with data compiled across seven countries, reveals that comedy is the most pirated genre with half of all pirate viewers streaming comedy illegally.
The value of entertainment piracy is three times bigger than sports piracy, and stopping piracy of a single Hollywood major movie release can trigger revenues of between $130 million and $280 million in the US alone.
If piracy was stopped, an additional $21.8 billion revenue could be found by converting movie and TV pirates to legal services.
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FURTHER READING: Most pirated shows in 2022 revealed, Metro UK, 2 January 2023