The UK’s House of Commons Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee is to speak to Netflix tomorrow as part of its inquiry into the future of public service broadcasting.
The Committee has called Anne Mensah, Vice President of Original Series, Netflix and Benjamin King, Director of Public Policy, UK and Ireland, Netflix to participate in its virtual session.
It will later hear evidence from Zai Bennett, Managing Director of Content, Sky; Ali Law, Director of Policy, UK and Ireland, Sky and Maria Kyriacou, President, ViacomCBS Networks UK and Australia.
The session will focus on Netflix’s relationships with the public service broadcasters as a competitor, co-producer and customer, as well as Netflix’s content and plans for its UK operations.
Sky will give evidence on its work in creating public service content as a commercial broadcaster.