Talking Points Memo reports: President Donald Trump took to Twitter late Tuesday afternoon to complain about “fiction writers” at cable networks and “dying magazines and newspapers.” He also preemptively shifted blame to Democrats for...Show More Summary
FNC remains No. 1 in total day. The MLB playoffs have pushed TBS to the top of the basic cable heap in prime time, with FS1 and ESPN not far behind.
NEW YORK (AP) — Univision's channels have gone dark for Verizon's 4.7 million Fios cable customers because of a contract dispute. Verizon says Univision wants payments for its networks to more than double. Verizon says this is an "excessive...Show More Summary
The seven-episode docuseries, launching in the spring, comes after a May special did well for the Disney-owned cable network. read more
HBO has already had a lot of success with giving a big platform to a former Daily Show correspondent with John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight, and now the premium cable network is looking to do it again by giving former Daily Show correspondent Wyatt Cenac his own show as well. This comes from Deadline, which says the… Read more...
During today's (uncritically streamed by greedy cable networks) photo op with sycophants and bloodsuckers his cabinet, Donald Trump declared Obamacare dead. "Obamacare is finished, it's dead, it's gone," Trump declared. "You shouldn't even mention it. Show More Summary
TBS took the top spot from the NFL Network in…
With their carriage agreement set to expire on Sunday, Viacom and No. 2 U.S. cable company Charter Communications are still at odds heading into the weekend. The impasse, which could see Viacom networks go dark for 16.6 million customers...Show More Summary
Military dramas are challenging prospects for most TV networks and cable channels, and few succeed long term. Military dramas are expensive endeavors, the material can be overly jingoistic, and mainstream audiences may struggle to comprehend the lingo and acronyms that are commonplace within the military. In addition to these broad issues, many past military shows […]
YouTube TV is a subscription membership that will deliver live TV coming from major broadcasting networks, premium networks and cable networks. A subscription gets you live sports, shows and DVR that does not have a limited storage.Show More Summary
The expert who predicted the Whole Foods buyout is at it again, this time he thinks Amazon will gobble up Nordstrom next. Furthermore he predicts that Amazon is going to take on cable companies by purchasing AMC, the network behind Mad Men and The Walking Dead. Show More Summary
Mary Jane Paul is signing off the air--for good. Being Mary Jane, Gabrielle Union's BET drama centered on the titular TV news anchor, has been canceled by the cable network, E! News...
Mary Donahue will return to the cable network and reunite with her former Lifetime colleague. read more
A movement is under way to implement a new advertising model with the potential to change how the business of television is done. “A coterie of cable and broadcast TV networks have joined together in the hopes of unveiling an...
Sean Hannity had the No. 1 show on cable news last week. ESPN was the most-watched cable network in prime time, undoubtedly much to the president's chagrin.
NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment chairman Bonnie Hammer said today that the division is restoring the Erase The Hate, a campaign she originally launched 20 years ago when she ran USA Network. The initiative, which won an Emmy, was designed...Show More Summary
I have learned that Universal Cable Productions has teamed with Shout! Factory to develop a TV series based on Bill Carter's best-selling 2006 book Desperate Networks. Carter, former longtime New York Times media reporter and current...Show More Summary
The NFL Network continued its dominant streak and landed on…
You can lower your monthly cable bills by replacing your set-top box with your Mac and a network tuner. No matter how much you loathe your cable company, cutting the cord isn't always an option. But even if you can't snag a strong broadcast...Show More Summary