There is no better way to define the massive changes that are overtaking the television industry, if not the media overall, than something FX Networks Chairman John Landgraf spoke about Friday during the 2021 Summer Virtual Television Critics Association tour. For as far back as any of us can remember, Landgraf has famously begun his TCA sessions by unpacking a timely and topical area of the TV business, from concerns about content to the rise of streamers to the overwhelming number of new and returning scripted series in production at any given time. In fact, it was during TCA remarks several years ago that Landgraf first coined the phrase "Peak TV" (which feels almost quaint by now) in response to the burgeoning level of product filling broadcast, cable and streaming schedules.
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