Why is This a Web Series and Not On, Say, NBC?

Found on YouTube:

ALMOST HOME is almost too good for YouTube, or at least for what most people used to think YouTube was. This is professionalism of the first order.(And think of how much better it’ll seem when we hear the dialog!)

Written by Reagan Gomez. Directed by Matthew A. Cherry. Starring Reagan Gomez, Wesley Jonathan, Denyce Lawton, Jackie Long, DeJuan Turrentine, QU33N!, and DeWayne Turrentine.

Who needs BigMedia?