he Food Network is being joined by 28 other cable networks to raise awareness of childhood hunger in the U.S. during September.
Now that second-screen viewing and audience participation are mainstays, networks can gauge immediate fan reactions and be a part of the conversation. Just how they choose to do that depends on the…
WASHINGTON — American cable programmers are eyeing growth opportunities abroad as economies in Europe and elsewhere recover. Discovery Communications has grown its international business very…
Netflix users now watch as much video per month as they do on the largest cable nets, including Disney Channel, according to one Wall Street analyst — although the comparison is somewhat bogus, given…
AMC has a new story to tell – and it's eliminating the word "story" from its promotional efforts to do so. After using the tagline, "Story Matters Here" since 2009 to highlight its much-lauded move…
There's no more ambitious entrepreneur in the cable biz today than Patrick Gottsch, who's raising a crop of channels targeting viewers in rural America. Gottsch's privately held Rural Media Group…
The nation's Amish communities continue to be an unlikely breeding ground for unscripted programs. National Geographic Channel is developing a series from Leftfield Pictures that will examine how the…
The return of pro football dominated the list of top cable programs in the third quarter, while USA Network was No. 1 in total viewers and key demos.
Even though cable is traditionally measured on a quarterly or calendar-year basis, the end of the broadcast season offers a good gauge of a cabler's popularity during the most-watched months of the…
In a sign that the biz is bullish about the strength of the TV advertising market, over the top has become the new normal for this year's cable upfront presentations.