Cut and run is an instinctive network and advertiser response when a reality TV show unexpectedly implodes. But it’s the wrong answer, not only to a PR problem but to a fundamental question of why reality shows exist in the first place.Read full article >>
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On Friday, TLC stopped airing its hit television show 19 Kids and Counting after Josh Duggar admitted that, as a teenager, he molested multiple young girls. The program disappeared from TLC's schedule, although the network has not yet oficially cancelled it. Show More Summary
TV network TLC will drop airings of 19 Kids and Counting from its current lineup, TMZ reported on Friday, following child molestation allegations against one of the show's stars, 27-year-old Josh Duggar. Duggar resigned from his jobShow More Summary
TLC has pulled its popular reality TV show 19 Kids and Counting following older son, Josh Duggar’s molestation confession. The network was under increasing pressure to scrap the high-rating show that follows Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar’s family. Show More Summary
In a case reminiscent of another set of child-molestation allegations involving another popular TLC reality show that surfaced last year, Deadline reports that the network has pulled its long-running reality series 19 Kids And Counting...Show More Summary
TLC has pulled the plug on its long-running reality show, “19 Kids and Counting,” over revelations that stars Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar covered up their son’s molestation of his sisters and other girls. The network has canceled all airings of the program from its lineup, reported TMZ, after Josh...
With all the stories circulating about Josh Duggar and how he reportedly molested five girls when he was younger -- including several of his sisters, while some of them were sleeping -- the network that airs his family's show appears to be taking some action. TMZ reports:
TLC has seemingly taken the first step toward canceling 19 Kids and Counting. According to TMZ, the network has pulled this controversial reality show from its schedule, following the bombshell that Josh Duggar molested multiple young...Show More Summary
TLC’s The Little Couple is set to debut a new season and fans can’t wait to catch up with Dr. Jennifer Arnold, Bill Klein, Will and Zoey. A “Fresh Look” at the family and show airs Friday night on the network, which seemingly comes as...Show More Summary
In the first network interview with new Attorney General Loretta Lynch for Friday’s CBS This Morning, co-host Norah O’Donnell used recent police shootings to push accusations of racism: “Your first day on the job, you were dealing with what was going on in Baltimore....I mean, we've had Ferguson, we've had Cleveland, we've had North Charleston. Show More Summary
One network's trash is a Late Show superfan's treasure. Following David Letterman's last show on Wednesday night, CBS wasted absolutely no time in dismantling the host's set and tossing it out to the curb Cue devoted fans rushing toShow More Summary
Temporarily forgetting about falling ratings and challenged business models, TV’s five major networks last week unveiled dozens of new shows at the so-called upfronts — a series of presentations designed to kickstart advertising sales for the fall. But while broadcasters generally throw the splashiest events and generate the biggest headlines,... More »
An investigation carried out by a Dutch blogger has found that the two photos circulated on social networks shortly after the MH17 crash, which purport to show a trail of smoke in the sky from a missile launcher, are fakes.
CBS's "Supergirl" is the most-talked about new show of the upcoming season on social media, but Fox has the most shows in the Top 10 than any other broadcast network. That's what we learned when Business Insider partnered with PrimeShow More Summary
Netflix has picked up "A Very Murray Christmas" -- an homage to classic variety shows starring Bill Murray as himself -- set to debut on the streaming service Internet TV network this December. The special is being written by Sofia Coppola, Bill Murray and Mitch Glazer and directed by Sofia Coppola. Show More Summary
It has been claimed by reliable sources that TNA’s Impact Wrestling television show has been cancelled by the network it broadcasts on, Destination America. While some who work with TNA refute the claim, TNA has not truly given a yes or no answer on the subject. Show More Summary
A sex abuse scandal sank "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" — now Mama June slams the network for double standards
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EPIX is the latest network to add original scripted shows to its schedule.The network is partnering with Lionsgate on Graves – a half-hour comedy that will star Nick Nolte as a former President of the United States – and Paramount Television on Berlin Station – a 10-episode espionage drama. Show More Summary