FX Networks will soon have a triumvirate of presidents, as longtime execs Nick Grad, Eric Schrier and Chuck Saftler have been upped to prexy ranks. Grad and Schrier have been upped to presidents of…
Brand X With Russell Brand
Studios have been riding with Posse, a nonprofit organization that helps teenagers from diverse backgrounds gain admittance to college, and graduate.
There's increasing chatter about FX being poised to undergo the network version of cell division, as News Corp. is said to be taking steps toward the long-discussed launch of a spinoff channel.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
FX laffers have found their stride thanks to not only to the strong creative talent on each series, but also due to the trio of execs guiding each show.
FX is ordering a second cycle of weekly latenight talker "Totally Biased With W. Kamau Bell."
Having established a small screen presence with his FX series "Brand X with Russell Brand," Brit comic Russell Brand is turning his attention back to features, as he's in early talks to star in Larry…
His choice of movie roles might suggest otherwise, but Russell Brand is actually a pretty bright guy. But try as FX might to pour his restless intelligence into the mold of a latenight talkshow…
FX, whose new Charlie Sheen comedy is bowing later this month, is adding to its laffer slate with "Legit," starring comedian Jim Jeffries.