Sonic the Hedgehog is racing back to TV. Videogame publisher SEGA has turned to Bill Freiberger (“The Simpsons,” “Drawn Together”) to help re-introduce the iconic blue character to viewers through…
AMC's "Breaking Bad," one week after picking up the top Emmy drama prize, capped its meteoric ratings rise Sunday by surging to series highs in its finale -- despite facing formidable season…
With “Breaking Bad's” final episode set to air Sunday, consumers and the industry alike are busily discussing the show's impact on television. The AMC drama has overcome numerous hurdles during its…
The drumbeat regarding the "Breaking Bad" finale has led to the inevitable speculation on whether the final chapter in this serialized gem will live up to the hype or disappoint (thank you, "Dexter,"…
Conceptually a close cousin of old-fashioned Lifetime movies, it's more daytime soap, frankly, than ready for primetime.
Popular movie review website Rotten Tomatoes will now also start tracking television shows. On Tuesday, the site will launch a separate "TV Zone" that includes a Tomatometer based on reviews of a TV…
TV marketing execs are devising dozens of ideas to introduce new series and convince the public not only to sample them but to stick around.
In the run-up to Mipcom, Endemol Studios, the L.A.-based scripted studio of Endemol North America, has come on board to produce an English-language adaptation of Canal Plus' hit crime thriller…
Serial killer Patrick Bateman is eying a return to pop culture, this time on TV. FX and Lionsgate TV have partnered to develop a sequel TV series to “American Psycho,” the 2000 feature film that was…
Among the central shifts in the TV landscape is the ability to make programs profitable because a small but loyal audience will pay for them via one platform or another.