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‘Death by Gossip’ Gets Green Light

A new program is being billed as a “cautionary tale to those who indulge in chatter and innuendo.” That’s a quote from Discovery Networks Group President Henry Schleiff in the announcement from Investigation Discovery on its new series “Death by...

‘CBS This Morning Saturday’ Picking Up Praise For Food, Music

“CBS This Morning Saturday” was nominated for a James Beard Award for best TV segment. The weekly food segment, “The Dish” is up against Chicago’s ABC affiliate and Minneapolis’ CBS affiliate. “CTM Saturday” is the only national program...Show More Summary

'Behind the Story With the Paley Center' to Premiere Tuesday April 7 at 8PM on SundanceTV

SundanceTV announced today that its newest non-fiction series “Behind the Story with the Paley Center” will premiere on Tuesday, April 7

Al Jazeera America Adding Additional Live News

More changes are coming to Al Jazeera America, but this time nobody is getting laid off and programming isn’t getting cut. AJAM will present more hours of live news programming, from more locations, beginning Monday, March 30. A rotating cast of anchors and reporters will host the new weekday morning news program, starting at 6amET. Show More Summary

'Lincoln's Last Day' Premieres April 13th on Smithsonian Channel

April 14th, 2015 will mark the 150th anniversary of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln.

Science Channel to Air Live Space Launch

Space Launch Live: NASA’s One-Year in Space to Take Place on Friday, March 27

News Director Out at Milwaukee Station

Genie Garner, news director for WDJT in Milwaukee is out at the station. Duane Dudek reports staffers at the Milwaukee CBS affiliate learned about the move Monday. Her firing came after the station’s 10 p.m. newscast moved up to third...Show More Summary

Adriana Guzman Joins Telemundo Las Vegas

Adriana Guzman has joined the news team at KBLR, the Telemundo station in Las Vegas, as a weather anchor. Guzman will join news anchor Beatriz Moncayo and sports anchor Frederik Oldenburg on “Noticiero Telemundo Las Vegas,” which airs weekdays at 5:30 p.m. Show More Summary

Investigation Discovery Greenlights New Series ‘Death by Gossip with Wendy Williams’

Press release from Investigation Discovery, March 25, 2015: Investigation Discovery proves that talk may be cheap, but gossip can be deadly with the greenlight of a new series DEATH BY GOSSIP WITH WENDY WILLIAMS, with the Diva of Dish serving...

Piers Morgan Taking the Wheel at ‘Top Gear’? Just Imagine.

Just imagine. The high-octane, stunt-packed phenomenon that is “Top Gear,” only with Piers Morgan replacing Jeremy Clarkson. That idea may never have crossed your mind, but with Clarkson dropped today by the BBC after a “physical assault...Show More Summary

MSNBC’s Chris Hayes Was ‘Blown Away’ by Ted Cruz

MSNBC’s “All In” host Chris Hayes was a guest on “Late Night with Seth Meyers” last night. Hayes, who has a poor ratings performance last week, rebounded on Monday with a strong showing. The MSBNC newser didn’t have to far to visit “Late...Show More Summary

KOIN’s Joel Iwanaga Admits to Shoplifting at Whole Foods

Joel Iwanaga, a longtime reporter at Portland CBS affiliate KOIN, has admitted to shoplifting at a Hillsboro Whole Foods last December. On Monday, Iwanaga pleaded guilty to second-degree theft, a misdemeanor, in Washington County Circuit Court. Show More Summary

On the Move, 3/25/15

Michael Lopardi joins WFTV in Orlando. Lopardi comes from KTNV in Las Vegas. Mike Morrison joins KOAA in Colorado Springs as weekend meteorologist. He comes from WFXL in Albany, GA. Morrison and Lopardi are represented by Steve Swienckowski at DCA Talent. To report a move, send an email to tvspy@mediabistro.com with the subject line \"On the Move.\"

Station Defends Itself Against Charges of Racial Bias

After three University of Iowa wrestlers were arrested on suspicion of burglary, Cedar Rapids ABC affiliate KCRG posted pictures of the trio on its website. What drew attention to the station’s report was how nice the pictures of the...Show More Summary

Report: Jeremy Clarkson of BBC’s Worldwide Hit ‘Top Gear’ to Be Fired

A new report says “Top Gear” fixture Jeremy Clarkson will be fired after an investigation by the BBC determined that he attacked one of the show’s producers. The show is a global hit, said to be the most widely watched...

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