A influx of male viewers has helped basic cable get off to a pretty good start this summer, even if no scripted series is setting the world on fire.
TruTV has ordered a pilot featuring former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal that will center around viral video clips, while also developing a new project from Howie Mandel.
What do pubescent boys and young men find funny? While much of Hollywood struggles to answer that question, Daniel Tosh seems to have cracked the riddle.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$27.7M Sony / Screen Gems 13.13%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$778,903 Cumulative:$307.3M Disney 34.56%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$703,203 Cumulative:$17.1M Warner Brothers 34.59%
Despite drops in total viewers and key demos compared to the same time frame in 2010, USA Network remained the top primetime cable network in the year's first quarter.