Inevitably, Fox closed its upfront presentation with the cast of "Glee" belting out "Like a Prayer" — backed by a full choir — doubtless sending the assembled media buyers out to the open bar in a…
Reporting from Los Angeles this week, which simply means I'm not getting lavish meals in exchange for sitting through the presentations. Alec Baldwin opened the presentation by asking media buyers to…
Lately, my Sunday nights have consisted of absorbing two series that, in their storytelling approach, couldn't possibly be more different: AMC's "Breaking Bad," nearing the close of its terrific…
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The Equalizer1Daily:$8.2M Cumulative:$34.1M Sony / Columbia -39.59%
The Boxtrolls2Daily:$4.9M Cumulative:$17.3M Focus -34.47%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner3Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$58.0M Fox -46.49%
The major networks are actually feeling pretty good about themselves.
ABC doubtless felt that it had to renew one of its expensive serialized dramas from this season, but the "V" or "FlashForward" scenario amounted to a lose-lose choice. Neither series has maintained…
Playing detective for a moment, here's my take on the cancellation of "Law & Order" that flared up yesterday and was finally confirmed by NBC today. It was very important to Dick Wolf, the show's…
Jim Romenesko, who manages Poynter's extremely influential Media News blog, isn't a big fan of Variety's paywall. Or more accurately, he generally doesn't like sending his readers to a site where…
"The Good Guys" brings an irreverent, silly flair to the copshow format.
Far be it from me to argue with people about how they spend their free time and money, so I'll let readers be the judge of the following. Fans of "Smallville's" Allison Mack, who plays Chloe Sullivan…
One of the reasons that I miss having an Aaron Sorkin show on the air is that even when they fell short or proved infuriating, he had a habit of making me think — especially in the field of analyzing…