The broadcast networks are hard-pressed to define what it is that keeps them on top of the heap as cable and new technologies chip away at their foundations. Yet the annual upfront ritual only…
The Big Four hear the footsteps of cable and have responded with an especially aggressive programming strategy for next season.
Drama is taking centerstage at this year's L.A. Screenings.
20TH CENTURY FOX TV Robin Williams' biggest commitment to series television since the days of “Mork & Mindy” highlights a 20th TV slate that is deep, even if not necessarily brimming with…
Pilot season was good for the major studios, which emerged from upfront week with orders for 50 new scripted comedy and drama series, up by more than 20% from last year. Production of new scripted…
J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot banner had a prosperous pilot season in setting up two big dramas, Fox's "Almost Human" and NBC's "Believe." So did Bill Lawrence's Doozer banner, with comedies on Fox…
Now that the major broadcast networks have announced which new shows will grace their fall schedules, what are their prospects?
This week's upfront presentations in Manhattan weren't purely about TV; broadcast and cable made plenty of digital waves as well. ABC Adapts to Apps ABC became the first broadcaster to make itself…
The Big Four hear the footsteps of cable and have responded with an especially aggressive programming strategy for next season. They're trying to capture the buzz that pay-TV has generated with…
If you adhere to the notion variety is the spice of life (as opposed to just a terrific place to run “For your consideration” ads), the CW is definitely not the network for you. That’s because its…