The network that brought us Breaking Bad is now taking a bigger picture look at crime. Where the tale of Walter White was the saga of an individual crime empire, AMC’s McMafia looks at organized crime on a global scale. Based on theShow More Summary
The CW will air Tough Mudder: Tougher Together, a one-hour special at 8 PM on March 15 that extends the relationship between the network and the endurance race brand. The show will be preceded by five episodes on the digital channelShow More Summary
“Margaret Brennan, the senior foreign affairs correspondent for CBS News, will be the next moderator of Face the Nation, the network’s prestige Sunday morning public affairs show and one of the most influential venues in American politics,” the New York [...]
Amazon-owned online movie and TV show database IMDb has launched its first real Alexa skill in conjunction with Paramount Network. The new skill is a Flash Briefing — or customizable news alert that Alexa plays — containing information gleaned from numerous online sources, as determined by the user. You can activate the briefing by saying, “Alexa, what’s […]
More accurate and efficient mapping of retinal blood vessels using a path-following image processing scheme, developed by an ASTAR-led research team, could help improve retinal scanning and medical diagnosis.
Mediaite reports: Sean Hannity delivered his Fox News primetime show from CPAC this year, and dismissed rival network CNN in derogatory terms before a crowd of a MAGA-hat clad fans. Hannity’s opening monologue at CPAC was a sort of greatest...Show More Summary
In December, after PBS suspended Tavis Smiley for allegedly engaging in sexual activity with multiple employees, the longtime talk show host released a statement saying that the network had made a “huge mistake.” He said that had never “groped, coerced, or exposed [himself]” to any of his colleagues, and that anything… Read more...
It’s hardly a surprise, but NBC just renewed a show that has become a mainstay of its summer lineup. The Futon Critic reports that the Peacock Network will bring back “America’s Got Talent” for a 13th season. The report notes...
When CBS announced that reality-TV veteran Omarosa Manigault would compete in the network’s first edition of Celebrity Big Brother, it seemed natural to assume that the show’s tension would revolve around politics. Having abruptly exited the White House just a few weeks earlier, surely Omarosa would spill all kinds of ... More »
"By one count, America alone produced close to 500 television shows across networks, cable and streaming services last year.... Competition is so fierce that a bizarre premise seems like the best way in. Would I watch a show where Daniel Radcliffe works in a bar? Maybe. Would I watch Miracle Workers, a show where […]
Sports-centric digital media network Whistle Sports has forged a new deal with one of its top creator partners -- Dude Perfect, a fleet of five best friends who have risen to renown on YouTube for their trick shot videos and other eye-popping feats. A new multi-year pact, signed on Jan. Show More Summary
It seems AMC's infamous The Walking Dead stinginess is about to cost them yet again. The network was already being sued by show creator Frank Darabont over allegedly scamming them out of profit sharing, and last year Robert Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd, Glen Mazzara, and David Alpert joined in the suit. Related: The Walking Dead Is Going [...]
CBS has placed a series order for a new competition show from Mark Burnett and MGM Television. The network gave a 10-episode order to “TKO” (working title). The obstacle course show is set to premiere this summer. “‘TKO’ features on...
Will Peak TV ever end? That’s a debatable question, but the facts don’t lie: A whole bunch of popular shows will take their final bow this year, and no amount of fan petitioning to your favorite networks will bring them back. (Well, unless reboot fever changes their minds in a ... More »
The cable news network is launching a subscription streaming service called Fox Nation, reports the New York Times. The streaming service will launch by the end of the year and focus on right-wing commentary and original shows. Content from the Fox News cable network would not be available on the new streaming service. Show More Summary
NBC is home to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, but that doesn’t mean they don’t want you to get your late-night fix. To satisfy your cravings, the network created the Tonight Show “Fallon Five,” a pocket-sized late-night show that still manages to have everything you want out of an episode of ... More »
Personalities appearing on some Bravo reality shows are required to agree not to sue the network if they get any of a long list of infections during production, The New York Post’s Page Six reports. The report says participants must...
White nationalist provocateurs, a pair of fake news sites, and an army of Twitter bots and other cyber tricks helped derail Democratic Senator Al Franken last year, new research shows. While everyone has been focused on Russian meddling in the 2016 p… Read The post How an Alt-Right Social Media Bot Network Fueled Fall of Al Franken appeared first on Towleroad.
Netflix has managed to breathe new life into a number of TV shows thought dead, including "Arrested Development," "Gilmore Girls," and "Full House." And networks have done the same, rebooting classics like "Will & Grace" and "Roseanne." But...Show More Summary
Kerri Walsh Jennings planned to make her announcements Thursday morning on Today with Megyn Kelly, the NBC network’s morning TV show. Instead, it came while she talked to her phone on Facebook while riding to the airport in New York....Show More Summary