There wasn’t much movement in the Tuesday ratings race this week, with NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” edging up and ruling as the night’s top show while dueling reality shows on ABC and Fox held…
Talent Holding Deals
CBS starting Thursday is launching a TV ad campaign warning Time Warner Cable customers that the operator is “threatening to hold your favorite TV shows hostage and drop CBS,” after the two sides…
Tribune Co., doubling down on the broadcast television biz, announced an agreement to acquire Local TV Holdings’s 19 TV stations in 16 key markets for $2.725 billion in cash — a deal that would make…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
ABC dominated last week’s primetime ratings race in key demos behind the NBA Finals while NBC was a solid runner-up thanks to reality hits “The Voice” and “America’s Got Talent.” Actually, sports and…
ABC is heading to the internet in search of breakthrough talent with the launch of Make Me A Star. Initiative marks the first time a major TV net has offered a digital talent competition that…
With "Iron Man 3" already collecting $711 million at the global box office in its first two weeks, the question everyone wants to know the answer to is not only "when" but "if" Robert Downey Jr. will…
Updated 5:56 p.m. PDT As news swirled of layoffs and retrenchment across the visual effects industry, Rhythm & Hues studios was officially sold to an affiliate of Prana Studios. Prana is often called…
Tina Fey is sticking with NBCUniversal.
Last July, two of the star agents from Abrams Artists' Los Angeles youth division jumped to Paradigm, bringing along most of their client list. Rather than panic, Ellen Gilbert, who runs Abrams'…
Twentieth Century Fox TV and Geoff Stults have inked a talent holding deal that includes development of a multicam comedy.
Now that Tim Allen has made his TV comeback on the new comedy "Last Man Standing," ABC and NBC are looking to a slew of other former broadcast-TV stars to repeat the feat.