One thing that was made crystal clear at Pivot’s first-ever TCA session is that this millennial-focused cabler is no Current TV. Numerous journos pelted network prez Evan Shapiro with questions about…
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CNN topper Jeff Zucker's plans for the network might be summed up by the following: Everything needs to change, but much of it is going to remain the same. In a brief but wide-ranging interview at a…
Fox News Channel has long burnished slogans such as "Fair and Balanced" and "We Report, You Decide." But it may just as well have used this old chestnut: "If it ain't broke, don't fix it." For years…
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NBC has tapped Phil Breman as vice prez of current programming. Breman joins the Peacock after serving as exec director of original series at Disney Channel. In his post at NBC, Breman is tasked with…
AMC has tapped CMT programming exec Eliot Goldberg as senior vice prez of unscripted programming. He will report to Joel Stillerman, the cabler’s exec veep of original programming, production and…
Relativity Television, formerly known as RelativityREAL, has honed in on one high volume genre of the unscripted biz with a new unit dedicated to lifestyle programming. The new unit, dubbed…
CBS has upped Glenn Geller to exec vice prez of current programming, consolidating the current departments of CBS Entertainment and production arm CBS TV Studios. David Brownfield, who led CBS…
Subscriber declines don't matter much when those who stick around pay more than ever. But how much longer can these companies continue to defy gravity?
Lakers star Kobe Bryant tore his Achilles tendon, not only casting a cloud over the current season (even if the team makes the playoffs) but, given the injury's nature and recovery time, darkening…
The deep-pocketed Al Jazeera org has committed to bringing on 700 staffers and opening 12 bureaus around the country, as well as a Gotham headquarters, to support the launch of its English-lingo net.
Outside TV has added two new unscripted shows to its lineup as the niche cabler continues to grow its original programming slate.