HomeDigitalNews Web ad spend grows in U.K. Email Print +Talk +G+ +Tweets April 17, 2001 | 12:00AM PT $220 mil last year, new stats say Erich Boehm LONDON — Internet advertising has become a bigger biz than cinema advertising in the U.K. According to new stats from PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Internet ad sales rocketed to $220 million last year, compared to $184 million for cinema. In 1999, web ad sales were only $73 million. Filed Under: Cinema AdvertisingInternet Advertising Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY. Post A Comment 0 Most Popular 1 Film 12:10PM PT ‘Doctor Strange’ Eyes 2 Film 11:03AM PT ‘Captain America: Civil War 3 Film 10:43AM PT Angelina Jolie Pitt’s ‘By the 4 Film 10:42AM PT ‘Assassin’s Creed’: First 5 Film 10:25AM PT ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens Variety Jobs Creative Development Coordinator Triptyk Studios, New York, New York Account/Project Coordinator (Ad Agency) Petrol Advertising, Burbank, California Media Specialist Bridgewater Associates, Westport, Connecticut Executive Director, Aspen Film Company Confidential, Aspen, Colorado Associate Director, YouTuber & Gamer Partnerships Save the Children, Fairfield, Connecticut See More Jobs Marketplace Leave a Reply No Comments Cancel reply Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications. Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.