Thanks to Netflix, Amazon and Hulu, and competition among international players, the five biggest studios are seeing a surge in licensing fees — including coin earlier in a show's run — but questions…
With some ratings wind at its back, NBC is keeping its foot on the gas pedal when it comes to development for next season.
The promise of digital dollars has arrived with "The Hunger Games," Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer told shareholders, adding that the mini-major is doubling down on young-adult projects and forecasting…
Upcoming shows include CW's "The Carrie Diaries," ABC's "Nashville," NBC's "Chicago Fire," Fox's "The Mindy Project," more . . .
The broadcast networks, with one notable exception, are giving out episode orders this year that sound more like a lottery ticket than TV series pickup pacts: 15, 11, 8, 6, 13.
NBC is hoping a fall debut for "The Voice" and a comedy-heavy schedule can help turn around its primetime rating woes.
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NBC ordered 10 pilots Monday from familiar faces that have solid track records at the network, including Dick Wolf, Jason Katims, Greg Daniels and Jimmy Fallon.
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