A gem has emerged on the web that everyone in the social TV industry should watch immediately. Kevin Spacey, “who gave the keynote James MacTaggart Memorial Lecture at the Edinburgh Television Festival this evening, said: ‘Clearly the success of the Netflix model — releasing the entire season of House Of Cards at once — has proved one thing: the audience wants control. They want freedom. If they want to binge — as they’ve been doing on House Of Cards — then we should let them binge.’” Here’s the video from The Telegraph that we saw from this tweet within the industry.
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