If you are of an age in which having a birthday party at the bowling alley or the roller skating rink was all the rage, you would have loved this party.
Does an extra X garner more $? News Corp. is gambling that it will. The entertainment conglom confirmed Thursday that it would launch a second general entertaiment cable network as a companion to its…
On the cable scene, Pivot hopes to take a new step where the now defunct Current turned its ankle. Pivot is a new cabler set to launch Aug. 1 that aims at what might be called the most socially…
Don't be fooled by the shrimp cocktail. The real upfront isn't taking place on the stages of the many glitzy presentations stuffing the calendar between now and late May.
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.
Last year, National Geographic set out to launch more series than its typical one-offs, and struck gold with survivalist docuseries "Doomsday Preppers." The skein, which focuses on the American…
Disney's Kids Upfront event on Tuesday at Gotham's Hudson Theater could well be a victory lap as the mothership Disney Channel reigns in the kidvid realm as the No. 1 net among tykes 2-11 and 6-11…
Upfront season goes into overdrive in Gotham during the next two months as the major cable and broadcast networks hawk their wares to advertisers. The ritual of promoting new and returning…
The wraps will come off a new national network when Fox Sports Media Group holds its first upfront Tuesday. The timing is apropos as talk of escalating rights costs dominates the industry and sports…
Amid stiff competition from Disney Channel, Nickelodeon aims to revamp and strengthen its programming lineup, announcing a new skeins and key renewals at its upfront today. Among the new toon series…