Comedy Central’s @midnight with Chris Hardwick landed an unexpected time slot upgrade in August when the network canceled The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, temporarily moving @midnight to 11:30 PM in the final stretch of one of the most compelling presidential campaigns ever. Show More Summary
Save the date. On Monday January 18, 2022, hours into an MLB Network broadcast (by this time long enough to rival the Super Bowl Pre-Game Show), BBWAA Secretary Treasurer Jack O'Connell will step to the microphone and announce that Alex Rodriguez has been voted into the Hall of Fame. (AP Photo/Adam [...]
“Scarlett, it’s just a song.” “Singing that song makes me want to slap the living hell out of you!” Oh, yes, my friends. It’s that time again. Nashville‘s fifth season looms, and today the show’s new network, CMT, released its first, emotionally climactic trailer. The first half brings us up to speed on the last season, which ended […]
‘Tis the season to be jolly, but Facebook is a serious threat to your enjoyment of the festivities. No, we’re not moaning about how the social network gobbles up time or depresses you by showing you how well everyone else is getting on. Show More Summary
According to Variety, the Food Network is returning to one of the most famous cooking competition shows of all time with Iron Chef Gauntlet, a new revival of the Iron Chef brand. Original color commentator Alton Brown will return as host, but we don’t know very much beyond that. Show More Summary
ABC took a gamble last summer airing blocks of time devoted to nostalgic game shows and it appears that the gamble has paid off as the alphabet network has announced that both Match Game and To Tell the Truth will make a return appearance this January with all new shows. Show More Summary
A 10-year streak has ended at the CW. For the first time in the network’s 11-year history, no new fall series has received a full-season order after the CW opted not to pick up additional episodes of its freshman shows, dramedy No Tomorrow...Show More Summary
Time Warner Inc’s U.S. cable network TBS has renewed its late-night satirical comedy series “Full Frontal With Samantha Bee” for a second season next year, moving the show to a new night. “Full Frontal,” which premiered in February, is the only late-night show hosted...
Livestreamed sports programming on Twitter is being monetized for the first time, as American Express and JBL Harman reached an agreement for ad inventory during the NBA’s original fare for the social network.
It’s been 11 years since Dave Chappelle left behind Chappelle’s Show at Comedy Central when it was at the peak of its popularity. Chappelle was one of the most popular comedians at the time, and his show was one of the cable networks hottest commodities. Show More Summary
Nielsen has reissued a report showing substantial subscriber losses at Viacom, Disney and Time Warner cable channels, among others, even after some networks questioned the data, Variety reports. As we reported earlier this week, Nielsen initially retracted the report after...
Any Given Wednesday, the half-hour HBO sports talk show hosted by Bill Simmons, will not return to the network in what HBO is describing as a “mutual decision.” Simmons, who built a sports media empire during his time at ESPN, was a high-profile get for HBO, who paid a reported $7-9 million per year over […]
Bill Simmons’ seemingly sports-related talk show, Any Given Wednesday, is no more. HBO’s canceled the fledgling series, which debuted back in June with Simmons as host and NFL Network’s Eric Weinberger as executive producer. During the...Show More Summary
Fox News has tapped Fox and Friends Weekend co-host Tucker Carlson to take over the 7 p.m. timeslot, according to The Los Angeles Times. The network has been searching for a permanent host since Greta Van Susteren abruptly left Fox last month in the aftermath of the Roger Ailes sexual harassment claims. Van Susteren was […]
During this year’s incredible World Series between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians, much of the digital ink about the broadcast has been devoted to FS1’s postgame show and the on-air relationship between Alex Rodriguez, Pete Rose, and Frank Thomas. Show More Summary
Streaming company-wide meetings, training, and other events through your internal network saves on time, travel costs and resources. At the Streaming Media West show, [taking place November 1-2 in Huntington Beach, CA] we have a session looks at real-world architectures being used for distributing streams to all screens within an enterprise setting. You’ll learn about […]
With more than one billion daily active users, more than half of whom only access the service on mobile, Facebook’s meteoric growth is showing no signs of subsiding any time soon. But the social networking giant isn’t resting on its laurels, which is why the company is paying close attention to the increasingly multi-screen habits […]
The Freeform network is going to have just as hard of a time saying goodbye to its crown jewel program, Pretty Little Liars, as the show's diehard fans. So to help us all process the loss, the Freeform brain trust has green lit a one-hour post-show special to air directly after the series finale next spring, according to Deadline. Show More Summary
The Freeform network is going to have just as hard of a time saying goodbye to its crown jewel program, Pretty Little Liars, as the show’s diehard fans. So to help us all process the loss, the Freeform brain trust has green lit a one-hour post-show special to air directly ... More »
The Walking Dead Season 7 was poised to be the highest rated episode of all time for any cable network, but some fans of the show might be surprised at the ratings turnout. As nearly every fan of The Walking Dead already knew, this was the episode that finally revealed who died at the hands... Show More Summary