AT&T is cutting its longstanding ties with Fox's "American Idol," severing a sponsorship that has lasted 12 years, while the program grapples with ratings declines and age. "We've been proud to be a…
Just over a year after she ankled her post as judge on “American Idol,” Jennifer Lopez is closing in on a return to the Fox singing competition program for its thirteenth season, a source confirmed…
David Hill is no stranger to tackling big events, but that doesn’t make his new job any easier. The former Fox Sports chairman has been tapped to oversee Fox's "American Idol" and "The X Factor,"…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
The Los Angeles Film Festival kicks off Thursday, with Pedro Almodovar's “I'm So Excited!” raising the curtain, and Nat Faxon and Jim Rash's “The Way, Way Back,” bringing it down. In between, the…
After longtime exec producers Nigel Lythgoe and Ken Warwick were shown the door last week, Fox’s “American Idol” has tapped Per Blankens to executive produce the singing competish for its upcoming…
InDemand has signed with Chinese shingle Seven Stars Media to provide sports, music and lifestyle content for the booming Chinese cable market.
An increasing number of television stations have moved to the practice of controlling operations for multiple stations out of a single hub.
The CW has wrapped its upfront sales process, securing a level of advance advertising commitments for the 2013-14 season that is flat with its performance in both 2012 and 2011, according to a person…
Variety's Team TV looks back at what we watched - and how we watched
The Miami Heat’s decisive victory over the Indiana Pacers in the seventh and deciding game of their NBA playoff series Monday night on TNT produced the largest audience for a pro basketball game this…
Fox continued to secure business in late-week "upfront" talks by giving advertisers what they asked for: lower price increases. While other broadcast networks and advertisers haggled over terms for…