Spike TV has bolstered its original series team, upping key execs and bringing aboard new players, all of whom will report to Sharon Levy, exec v.p. of original series. "The Original Series team's…
Spike TV is pouring around round of biz makeover show “Bar Rescue,” ordering 20 more episodes of the reality skein. From Eyeworks USA, “Bar Rescue” features bar and nightlife expert Jon Taffer as he…
The bad boys are heading to Spike. Television's longest running series “Cops” is moving from Fox to Spike TV with new episodes this September. Fox cancelled the program, and the 25th season of the…
A funny thing has been happenning lately at Spike TV: Femme viewers have been showing up.
It isn't just the 18- to 34-year-old crowd of dudes that's tuning into Spike TV these days. Fresh off the success of “Ink Master,” “Bar Rescue” and “Tattoo Nightmares,” the male-centric cabler is…
Spike TV has inked a multiyear partnership with MMA star Randy Couture.
Spike TV is inking up again.
Lionsgate's TV distribution honcho Jim Packer sat down with Variety to talk features, digital and "Anger Management" (see related), and he took a victory lap for the banner's "Margin Call," which…
"Blue Mountain State" might be the last scripted show on Spike TV for years to come.
Guy-centric cabler Spike TV has hired former Discovery Channel VP of production Chris Rantamaki for a newly created position as VP of original series. Rantamaki will be based in the net's L.A…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar