Oprah Winfrey’s OWN cable network is celebrating a ratings record this week. The cable channel announced that Tuesday’s premiere of the prime-time soap “The Haves and the Have Nots” delivered 3.3 million total viewers, making it the most-watched season premiere...
Can a former Disney executive undo the damage to a cable network’s reputation caused by an extinct shark? That’s the promise of new leadership at the Discovery Channel, which for the past two years has substituted fiction for fact during Shark Week, and hurt both itself and the public in... More »
On Tuesday we told you about how June, 2015 was the least-watched month for the four cable news shows combined since August 2001. Fox & Friends, New Day, Morning Joe and Morning Express are losing audience to the broadcast networks,Show More Summary
Reelz, a cable network, has stepped up to carry the Miss USA Pageant on July 12. Univision and NBC had backed out after Donald Trump’s comments on immigrants.
After being live for only a few days, already over 49,000 angry fans have signed a petition demanding that the cable TV network TVLand return the 1970s comedy “The Dukes
Are you thinking about getting rid of cable but simply can’t because you have to catch the next Lifetime Movie Network schlockfest starring actors from ’80s and ’90s TV shows alongside 20-something Canadian thespians pretending to be...Show More Summary
A cable drama series is showing it has legs, with the announcement coming Wednesday that USA Network has renewed “Suits” for a sixth season. The show, from Universal Cable Productions, is only a week into its fifth season, with the....
Press release, July 1, 2015: USA Network announced today a 16-episode sixth season renewal of the provocative and sophisticated hit original drama SUITS from Universal Cable Productions. Currently airing Wednesdays at 9/8c on USA, the fifth season of SUITS, which...
Donald Trump's troubled Miss USA pageant has found a new TV home on cable network Reelz.
Video is taking over the Internet. Streaming services like Netflix and Hulu have disrupted the cable industry business model. And until recently, people could share video from external sites on social media channels. But now social networks are adopting native video. The objective: to contain the user experience. Show More Summary
Miss USA has been saved by the Reelz cable network.
Whether Hannibal avoids his just desserts on a series-ending cliffhanger, becomes a palette-cleansing entremet for a smaller cable network, or is served up as a binge-able amuse-bouche for a streaming provider, the Lithuanian-born serial killer has had one hell of a run. Show More Summary
The overall trend among major cable networks in the second quarter was a downtrend in total viewership, with only five of the top 20 ad-supported nets posting gains in prime time from a year ago, MediaPost reports, citing Nielsen data....
Donald Trump's Miss USA pageant will air after all: the cable network Reelz has acquired the rights to broadcast the pageant after NBCUniversal and Univision canceled their broadcast agreement following Trump's derogatory comments about Mexican immigrants in his presidential big announcement last month. Macy's also severed its business relationship with [...]
The independent U.S. cable network REELZ will telecast the Miss USA pageant on July 12, the company announced on Thursday, stepping in after NBC dropped plans to broadcast the show because of inflammatory remarks about Mexican immigrants made by co-owner and U.S. presidential candidate Donald...
Fox News Channel finished the second quarter of 2015 No. 3 in prime time and No. 4 in total day viewers among all ad-supported cable networks. FNC averaged 1.60 million viewers between 8-11 p.m. ET, behind only TNT and TBS. CNN finished Q2 No. Show More Summary
Stephen Colbert's talk show hosting skills have been getting a little rusty since The Colbert Report ended in December. So the future Late Show host decided to take over Only in Monroe for the Monroe Public Access Cable Network in Monroe,...Show More Summary
TV Land has pulled re-runs of the 1980s sitcom “Dukes of Hazzard,” the U.S. cable network said on Wednesday amid controversy over portrayals of the Confederate flag, which is notably featured on the show’s “General Lee” vehicle. Viacom Inc-owned TV Land declined to...
Fox News Channel celebrated its 54th consecutive quarter in first place among cable news networks in the news demographic. Double-digit demo growth in Monday-Friday primetime owed much to Megyn Kelly’s The Kelly File, which was the most watched cable news show for the month of June in the demo for only the second time ever. Show More Summary
Good Ol' Boys" Bo and Luke Duke—and the confederate flag atop their beloved General Lee—won't be "making their way" on TV Land any longer: the cable network has pulled The Dukes of Hazzard reruns from its schedule. The decision, which...Show More Summary