"Dexter" had been running on creative fumes the past few seasons, and Sunday night's series finale — despite its emotional flourishes — merely underscored that this was a series well past its…
The Big C Ratings
Forget Walter White. Netflix may be “the one who knocks.” If there were any skepticism left about the clout the streaming service possesses, it may have been put to the rest Sunday after the AMC…
Showtime has opted not to go forward on period drama “The Borgias,” announcing Wednesday that the show’s June 16 season-ender will be its final episode. The show, which chronicled the infamous…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
If there's a business angle to the reinvention of the half-hour episodic comedy "The Big C" as a fourhour dramatic miniseries for its farewell season, it's this: It's good business to keep viewers…
Sunday remains a lackluster night for the broadcast networks this spring as CBS and Fox tied for the evening’s lead among young adults even though they each grabbed just 5% of the available audience…
Fox hunts for new anchor shows now that the inevitable decline of "American Idol" has begun.
Although Showtime vaulted into rarefied air with its Emmy win for “Homeland,” the channel continues to offer a spate of shows that clearly have admirers and boast billboard-worthy stars but amount to…
Leno is being too modest when he says the phone's not ringing -- because it will -- or that he'll be content to just hit the road as a comedian, because based on his history, he won't.
Amid a backdrop of record-low ratings for some broadcast shows, cable is feeling pretty good about its prospects in this year's upfront advertising sales derby.
The Jay Leno siren song has sounded so often over the last few years it seems more popular than a Taylor Swift single. But who's calling the tune this time? If NBC is indeed gearing up for a new…
Television is tricky these days: Producing programs is more expensive than ever, and with so many ways to watch, drawing a big audience is challenging. Yet when they do make their choices, viewers…