There’s a growing gulf in cable TV between “live” programming like news and sports, and “non-live” programming like scripted dramas, according to a new report from industry analyst Michael Nathanson, pointed to by Broadcasting & Cable.

Nathanson looked at the first quarter of this year for the top 20 networks, and it’s bad news for shows where “live” isn’t a core component.

Source: News and sports rule cable TV: ‘Peak TV’ could be ending – Business Insider