History's top draws today are reality shows starring characters like the Old Man and Chumlee from "Pawn Stars," but not so long ago History was considered cable's pre-eminent World Ward II channel…
Studio executives are very talented at running for cover. Hence when a movie tanks it's often impossible to determine who gave it the greenlight.
The manliest thing about NBCU's new guy-focused Esquire channel may be the attempt to launch it.
It didn't feature any dynastic ducks, big bangs or ravenous zombies, but USA emerged the most popular cable network in primetime for the first quarter. In a three-month period that saw AMC's "The…
At least 40 series and miniseries from A+E Networks including ratings hits like "Storage Wars" vanished from Netflix on Friday.
Netflix and A+E Networks are engaged in a "Storage Wars" of their own making.
A look at the year in reality programming
"Hatfields and McCoys" has made history at History, drawing 13.9 million viewers in its initial telecast Monday night to become the most-watched nonsports program in ad-supported cable history.
Participant Media said Tuesday it is buying an equity stake in Cineflix Media, its first major push into television since naming IFC and Sundance topper Evan Shapiro to lead that business.
Bazinga indeed. The off-net success of "The Big Bang Theory" propelled TBS to the top cable spot in the 18-49 and 18-34 demos for the first quarter of 2012, according to Nielsen data through March 18.
Despite GOP frontrunner Mitt Romney's call for ending federal funding for public broadcasting, PBS execs say that it will be the viewing public that determines whether the network will thrive or…