Entertainment & Media


South African entertainment and media outlook: 2015-2019

From filmed entertainment to magazine publishing, we uncover how shifts in spending are likely to shape the future of 11 entertainment and media industry segments over the next five years. - Read more

PwC is the world's leading professional services organisation for the Entertainment & Media (E&M) industry. We have the deepest and most diverse industry-experienced team of professionals, working globally to provide solutions for all of the critical issues facing E&M companies.

Who we are
As accountant and business adviser to many of the world's leading entertainment and media companies, we have an insider's view of the key trends and developments driving the industry. PwC also has the unique honour of handling the annual Academy Awards balloting, a privilege that reflects our long-standing and deep relationship with Hollywood and the entertainment community.

Entertainment & Media market share
We audit more leading E&M companies than any of our competitors.

  • 9 of the 20 largest global E&M companies
  • 3 of the 7 major motion picture studio companies
  • 3 of the 6 major U.S. TV broadcast network companies
  • 9 of the 23 E&M companies in the FT Global 500
  • 9 of the 26 E&M companies in the FTSE 250

Our services and solutions are aligned with Entertainment & Media industry challenges and opportunities.

  • Managing the enterprise
    Identify, measure and close performance gaps.
    Contain, respond to and mitigate the impact of unplanned events.
    Managing rights and royalties.
  • Protecting and optimising digital content
  • Maximising shareholder value
    Unlock value by understanding finances.
    Maximise value by minimising taxes.
    Cut costs and reduce loss of revenue.
  • Supporting M&A activities
    Support and enable strategic transactions.
    Manage strategic transactions.
    Expand into new global markets.