Conan O'Brien's latenight talker will remain on TBS through November 2015, suggesting the Time Warner-owned network is more comfortable with his program's performance after adding reruns of "The Big…
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TBS has ordered a latenight comedy series starring Pete Holmes from Conan O'Brien's Conaco shingle.
TBS' cancellation Wednesday of latenight series "Lopez Tonight" has also put the spotlight on the ratings performance of its lead-in, "Conan."
Perhaps boosted by NBC's improved standing in primetime's closing hour, the Peacock's latenight leaders last week enjoyed their biggest demo advantages of the season over rival talkers.
TBS is loading up on comedy pilots, giving orders to two hourlong projects: Sony Pictures TV's "Hound Dogs" and Fremantle Media's "The Wedding Band."
In a surprise announcement, TBS revealed this morning that the former "Tonight Show" host would join the cabler.
At the opening day of the Television Critics Assn. tour in Pasadena, TBS presented George Lopez and his foray as a latenight talkshow host. Net announced "Lopez Tonight" will launch Nov. 9.
TBS is set to launch nonscripted latenight series "The Very Funny Show."
TBS has renewed "The Bill Engvall Show," the family-friendly sitcom that drew as many as 3 million viewers this summer.