Peacock Productions, a division of NBC News, will expand its global presence by establishing an international division based in the U.K. and headed by Steve Anderson, a veteran BBC producer. Anderson…
Discovery Channel has appointed Denise Contis exec vice prez of production and development, west coast. Contis will report to Discovery & TLC group prez Eileen O’Neill and be based in Los Angeles…
The Writers Guild of America has amped up its battle with NBC's documentary-reality operation Peacock Prods., taking its unionization case to Comcast/NBCU topper Stephen Burke.
National Geographic Channel has lined up its next live daredevil stunt, this time involving skyscrapers. “Live Climb with Alex Honnold” will air this fall and feature rock climber Honnold as he…
TNT and USA split bragging-rights honors as the top cable networks in the second quarter, but the standout performer was A&E. In an example of how a couple of shows can tilt the scales in a network’s…
To broadcast a show in which a daredevil tightrope walker might fall while attempting to cross the Grand Canyon, you've got to have a strong stomach. And, as it turns out, you might need skills in…
The NBA Finals built to some gaudy numbers for its sixth and seventh games last week, putting ABC on top of the ratings heap in key demos for a third straight time. NBC also had a strong week…
Apologies, Discovery: amid a slew of errands, apartment cleaning, pilot watching and Super Moon glancing, I had forgotten that Nik Wallenda was planning to make history and tightrope walk across the…
The lure of live, high-stakes drama was evident in Sunday’s ratings, as Discovery’s “Skywire Live with Nik Wallenda” special was easily the night’s most-watched program. According to Nielsen…
TV remains the biggest recipient of ad dollars, but winning cash is growing more complicated, as advertisers yearn to test out social media and mobile devices.
Time Warner Cable is being hit with a class action suit by four Southern California pay TV subscribers, who claim that the $11 billion the cable operator has paid for Lakers and Dodgers rights will…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Playback: Jordan Peele on ‘Get Out’ and Art’s Role Under a Trump Regime
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch