U.S. District Judge Laura Swain refused to issue an injunction to bar Dish Network from offering its subscribers a feature that automatically records primetime programming en masse and automatically…
Producers Steven Bochco and David Milch's creation didn't revolutionize television — at least, not in the way many foresaw.
Among the central shifts in the TV landscape is the ability to make programs profitable because a small but loyal audience will pay for them via one platform or another.
When Randy Falco worked at NBC, one of his jobs was to supervise the "upfront,"that annual summer ad-sales session during which the major TV networks try sell the bulk of their ad time for their fall…
While the Engish-language broadcast and cable nets sought to up their games this summer, Univision proved to be a major scene stealer by notching a ratings milestone that underscores the increasingly…
Nobody can blame NBC for finding an excuse to preempt “Siberia” — in this case, to air a special about the birth of Prince William and Kate Middleton’s baby. Naturally, ABC announced plans for its…
A rundown of how the cable and broadcast networks fared at Thursday's 65th annual primetime Emmy award nominations.
ABC News is preparing to air a special report when jurors in the much –covered George Zimmerman trial reach a verdict, a signal that a story that has primarily been considered one more platelet in…
Turner Broadcasting has appointed Rob Sorcher exec vice prez and chief content officer of Cartoon network, and Mike Lazzo exec veep and creative director of Adult Swim. Pair will report to Stuart…
The broadcast networks are hard-pressed to define what it is that keeps them on top of the heap as cable and new technologies chip away at their foundations. Yet the annual upfront ritual only…
The fuzzy picture for next season's series pickups will clear up a little this week as the broadcast nets begin their formal pilot screenings.