FX has renewed “The Bridge” for a second season, ordering 13 episodes of the Diane Kruger-starrer for next summer. “The Bridge,” based on a Danish/Swedish series, debuted on FX in July and centers on…
FX has ordered a pilot for drama project “Hoke,” with Paul Giamatti attached to star. “Hoke” is a darkly comedic drama based on Charles Willeford’s series of novels “Sideswipe,” “New Hope for the…
“I don’t think it’s possible to be all things to all people,” FX Networks CEO John Landgraf explained to journalists at his TCA exec session. “To try to be simultaneously older and younger has a…
Fox Audience Strategy has selected writer-director Yule Caise as the 2013 Fox Writers Intensive Fellow. Caise has signed a development deal with FX Networks in conjunction with Fox Broadcasting, and…
FX has helped set the bar pretty high for moody crime dramas, and held up against that standard, "The Bridge" simply doesn't measure up. Infused with gritty atmosphere and an intriguing setting — set…
FX’s first-year drama “The Americans” racked up four nominations for this year’s Television Critics Association Awards as the cabler was the most honored network for the first time. “The Americans”…
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…
The elevation comes three months before the launch of FXX.
Piepenkotter will oversee research for FX, FXM and FXX. The latter launches September 2.
The hope is that by spinning off a new network, FXX, News Corp. can extend the company's reach into the younger part of the demographic most coveted by advertisers.
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.