In today's unscripted landscape, where copycat formats spring up like weeds, this year brings to mind a classic adage: "Nothing ventured, Nothing gained."
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BBC exec Izzie Pick Ashcroft is set to join Ryan Seacrest Prods. early next year as exec VP, current, unscripted programming, the company announced today. Pick Ashcroft is currently senior VP of…
The sluggish start to the season for Fox’s “The X Factor” continued Thursday as it dropped slightly from its modest premiere of last week to series lows. NBC, meanwhile, got an expected boost for the…
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Reality shows dominated primetime viewing Wednesday.
Against modest competition, the series premieres of "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" and "Dads" helped deliver Fox a victory in Tuesday's primetime ratings.
Fox’s “The X Factor,” which returned to lower ratings for its third season last week, found some of its lost audience in early DVR playback and looked a bit healthier relative to its competition. In…
UPDATE: Ratings for ABC and CBS came down in the nationals as expected, with the Eye’s “Big Brother” (2.2/6 in 18-49, 6.49 million viewers overall) tying Fox’s two-hour “The X Factor” (2.2/7 in…
Fox’s “The X Factor,” which tried to create some excitement for season three by shaking up its judging panel one more time, stumbled out of the gate Wednesday with series-low ratings. The net fared…
NBC’s “Million Dollar Quiz” hasn’t caught on with a large audience after its first two nights, with Tuesday’s episode dipping from the show’s opening night level on Monday. The night included…
There were a whole lot of error messages popping up on cell phone screens across America last night, as NBC’s ambitious gameshow “The Million Second Quiz” debuted on the net’s primetime lineup. So…
It has some time to recoup, but NBC’s ambitious gameshow “The MIllion Second Quiz” opened to soft numbers Monday night. The around-the-clock quiz show hosted by Ryan Seacrest settled for a 1.7…