Global demand for anime content grew 118% over the past two years, making it one of the fastest-growing content genres by that metric during the pandemic, according to data from Parrot Analytics. Surging viewership has led to more deal-making in Hollywood around the genre. Last week, AMC Networks bought anime distributor and streaming company Sentai Holdings. Sentai owns HIDIVE, an anime-focused subscription streaming service, and other anime-based video services.Demand for anime content soars
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