ESPN to Premiere New Midnight SPORTS CENTER, 9/7ESPN to Premiere New Midnight SPORTS CENTER, 9/7
by TV News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

After months of planning, preparation and rehearsal, the new midnight (ET) edition of ESPN SportsCenter, hosted by Scott Van Pelt, will premiere Monday, Sept. 7, immediately following ESPN's Telecast of the game between No. 1 Ohio State and Virginia Tech. (more...)

NBC's Coverage of NFL Preseason Football Wins the NightNBC's Coverage of NFL Preseason Football Wins the Night
by TV News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

NBC is currently #1 for the night among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in adults 18-49, total viewers and other key measures in the fast-affiliate ratings. (more...)

ABC's BACHELOR IN PARADISE Builds for 4th Week to Most-Watched AiringABC's BACHELOR IN PARADISE Builds for 4th Week to Most-Watched Airing
by TV News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

Facing stiff competition from NBC's NFL coverage and CBS' “Big Brother” at 8:00 p.m., ABC's “Bachelor in Paradise” built for the 4th consecutive Sunday in Total Viewers (more...)

Country Music Star Brad Paisley to Headline College GameDay Season Opener on ESPNCountry Music Star Brad Paisley to Headline College GameDay Season Opener on ESPN
by TV News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

ESPN's College GameDay Built by the Home Depot trucks will roll into Ft. Worth's Sundance Square this week for the opening weekend of college football. (more...)

Taylor Swift Leads 2015 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS- ALL the Winners!Taylor Swift Leads 2015 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS- ALL the Winners!
by TV News Desk - Aug 30, 2015

Today's the day! MTV's annual Video Music Awards (VMAs) take place tonight at 9:00pm ET/PT. Hosted by Miley Cyrus, the event will air live from the Microsoft Theater, formerly Nokia Theatre L.A., LIVE in Los Angeles. (more...)

Rowen Blanchard to Star in Disney Channel Original Movie INVISIBLE SISTER, 10/9Rowen Blanchard to Star in Disney Channel Original Movie INVISIBLE SISTER, 10/9
by TV News Desk - Aug 28, 2015

The upcoming Disney Channel Original Movie INVISIBLE SISTER, starring Rowan Blanchard (of Disney Channel's Emmy-nominated hit series 'Girl Meets World') and Paris Berelc (of Disney XD's 'Mighty Med'), is set to premiere FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel (more...)

NBC's DATELINE Wins Time Period in Viewers Among Big 4NBC's DATELINE Wins Time Period in Viewers Among Big 4
by TV News Desk - Aug 28, 2015

'Dateline Thursday Night Mystery” (1.1/4 in 18-49, 5.5 million viewers overall from 9-11 p.m. ET) won the time period in total viewers among the Big 4 networks and was #2 in 18-49. “Dateline Mystery” is up +83% versus NBC's summer average in the time period prior to “Dateline Mystery” (more...)

Rowan Blanchard & Paris Berelc to Lead Disney Channel Original Movie INVISIBLE SISTERRowan Blanchard & Paris Berelc to Lead Disney Channel Original Movie INVISIBLE SISTER
by TV News Desk - Aug 28, 2015

The upcoming Disney Channel Original Movie 'Invisible Sister,' starring Rowan Blanchard (of Disney Channel's Emmy-nominated hit series 'Girl Meets World') and Paris Berelc (of Disney XD's 'Mighty Med'), is set to premiere FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel as part of 'Monstober,' Disney Channel's month-long Halloween-themed programming event. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron - A Career in PicturesBWW Exclusive: Producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron - A Career in Pictures
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are two of the most renowned producers working in the industry today. They are best known for their work on the past three Academy Awards ceremonies, The Sound of Music Live!, Peter Pan Live! and Smash. Their Broadway credits include Promises, Promises and How to Succeed in Buisness Without Really Trying. Film credits include Hairspray, Chicago, A Raisin in the Sun and Footloose. Upcoming projects include The Wiz Live!, the movie adaptation of Pippin and much more. (more...)

Kenny Ortega to be Honored at Pasadena Playhouse's Diversity Project BenefitKenny Ortega to be Honored at Pasadena Playhouse's Diversity Project Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

The Pasadena Playhouse (Sheldon Epps, Artistic Director) announced today that legendary director, choreographer and producer Kenny Ortega will be the 2015 Diversity Award Artistic Honoree, and Abel Ramirez, founder of Pasadena's El Portal Restaurant and business and cultural leader of the Pasadena community, will be the Community Honoree at the 9th Annual Pasadena Playhouse's Wells Fargo Theatrical Diversity Project fundraising benefit on Sunday, September 13, 2015, in honor of the opening of Josefina Lopez's Real Women Have Curves. (more...)

VH1 Renews K. MICHELLE: MY LIFE for Second Season; Announces New SeriesVH1 Renews K. MICHELLE: MY LIFE for Second Season; Announces New Series
by TV News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

VH1's industry-leading "Love & Hip Hop" franchise continues to help define pop culture today. (more...)

In The Cut Becomes Bounce TV's #1 Series Premiere Ever in Adults 18-49In The Cut Becomes Bounce TV's #1 Series Premiere Ever in Adults 18-49
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

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BWW Exclusive Interview: Producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron Discuss BOMBSHELL, THE WIZ, Returning to Broadway and More; Plus a Career in PicturesBWW Exclusive Interview: Producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron Discuss BOMBSHELL, THE WIZ, Returning to Broadway and More; Plus a Career in Pictures
by Richard Ridge - Aug 27, 2015

Earlier this month, BroadwayWorld.com sat down with the very busy dynamic duo of Craig Zadan and Neil Meron to discuss... well, everything. (more...)

TRAVERS STAKES Airs Saturday on NBCTRAVERS STAKES Airs Saturday on NBC
by TV News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

 American Pharoah, Thoroughbred racing's 12th Triple Crown winner, is set to return to the track this Saturday, August 29, at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.,  in the $1.6 million Travers Stakes for 3-year-olds at 4 p.m. ET on NBC. The 146th running of the Travers is the highlight of an outstanding two-hour program of live racing, which will also include the $1 million Sword Dancer and the $700,000 Forego Handicap as a part of the “Summer at Saratoga, Breeders' Cup Challenge Series– Presented by Lane's End Farm” broadcast. (more...)

NBC's AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Sweeps Tuesday Night Among Big 4NBC's AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Sweeps Tuesday Night Among Big 4
by TV News Desk - Aug 26, 2015

NBC swept Tuesday night among the Big 4 networks, winning the night in all key categories and claiming six of six half-hours among those nets in adults 18-49. (more...)

NBC Announces Casting Call for New Competition Series SPARTAN RACENBC Announces Casting Call for New Competition Series SPARTAN RACE
by TV News Desk - Aug 26, 2015

NBC has begun casting for its newest competition series, “Spartan Race” (working title). (more...)

NBCSN to Air XFINITY Series Race Coverage from 'America's National Park of Speed'NBCSN to Air XFINITY Series Race Coverage from 'America's National Park of Speed'
by TV News Desk - Aug 26, 2015

Fresh off last weekend's twilight races from Bristol, NBCSN heads to Wisconsin for NASCAR XFINITY Racing from Road America this Saturday at 3 p.m. ET. (more...)

VIDEO: Pharrell, Demi Lovato & More Join MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS Line-UpVIDEO: Pharrell, Demi Lovato & More Join MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS Line-Up
by TV News Desk - Aug 26, 2015

The performer line-up for the 2015 'MTV Video Music Awards' just got MAJOR. (more...)

NBC's AMERICAN NINJA Encore Ties for Win in Monday Time SlotNBC's AMERICAN NINJA Encore Ties for Win in Monday Time Slot
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

A clip-show encore of “American Ninja Warrior” (1.4/5 in 18-49, 5.2 million viewers overall from 8-10:01 p.m. ET) is currently tied for #1 in the time period among the Big 4 networks (more...)

ABC's BACHELOR IN PARASISE Hits Highs in Overall ViewersABC's BACHELOR IN PARASISE Hits Highs in Overall Viewers
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

At 8:00 p.m., ABC's “Bachelor in Paradise” was up for the 3rd consecutive Monday in Total Viewers (+6% - 5.5 million vs. 5.2 million) and spiked 20% in Adults 18-49 week to week (more...)

ABC's MISTRESSES Grows for 2nd Straight Week in Total ViewersABC's MISTRESSES Grows for 2nd Straight Week in Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

ABC's “Mistresses” grew for the 2nd straight week in Total Viewers (+10% - 3.3 million vs. 3.0 million) and Adults 18-49 (more...)

NBC Wins Fifth Straight Week with 'TALENT', 'NINJA' & More in Top 20NBC Wins Fifth Straight Week with 'TALENT', 'NINJA' & More in Top 20
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

For the Week of Aug. 17-23, 'America's Got Talent' Finishes #1 or Tied for #1 for the Week Among Primetime Shows on the Big 4 in Adults 18-49, Total Viewers, Adults 18-34, Adults 25-54, Teens 12-17 and Kids 2-11 (more...)

Season Premiere of ID's HOMICIDE HUNTER: LT. JOE KENDA Shatters Network RecordsSeason Premiere of ID's HOMICIDE HUNTER: LT. JOE KENDA Shatters Network Records
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

Investigation Discovery (ID), America's #1 mystery and suspense network, broke network ratings records with the season five premiere of HOMICIDE HUNTER: LT. JOE KENDA. (more...)

Comedian Paula Poundstone Coming to Lincoln Theatre, 9/25Comedian Paula Poundstone Coming to Lincoln Theatre, 9/25
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

A recurring panelist on NPR's popular weekly news quiz show “Wait, Wait… Don't Tell Me,” comedian Paula Poundstone also tours regularly, performing her spontaneous style of standup across the country. She was the first woman to win the cable ACE for Best Standup Comedy Special, and the first woman to perform standup at the prestigious White House correspondents' dinner. Poundstone has starred in comedy specials on HBO and BRAVO, won an Emmy Award, and served as 'official correspondent' for “The Tonight Show.” (more...)

ABC's BACHELOR IN PARADISE Delivers New Sunday High in ViewersABC's BACHELOR IN PARADISE Delivers New Sunday High in Viewers
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2015

Bachelor in Paradise continued to grow its 2-hour time period by double digits year to year for ABC, jumping 63% in Adults 18-49 from the year-ago night with original programming (Wipeout/Rising Star = 0.8/3 on 8/24/14). (more...)

THE FOSTERS' Summer Finale on ABC Family Delivers Multi-Month HighTHE FOSTERS' Summer Finale on ABC Family Delivers Multi-Month High
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2015

With season highs, the summer finale of ABC Family's critically acclaimed “The Fosters” delivered a near 8-month high in Adults 18-34 (767,000/1.1 rating) and set 5-month highs in Adults 18-49 (1.16 million/0.9 rating) and Women 18-49 (934,000/1.5 rating) – since 12/8/14, 3/16/15 and 3/23/15, respectively. (more...)

BWW Interview: Audra McDonald Updates on P-Town Concert, Eye-Popping BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, SHUFFLE ALONG & More!BWW Interview: Audra McDonald Updates on P-Town Concert, Eye-Popping BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, SHUFFLE ALONG & More!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 22, 2015

Audra McDonald has a big year ahead of her! After embarking on a concert tour this fall, the six-time Tony winner, who recenty wrapped filming for Disney's live action Beauty and the Beast, will be back on Broadway, starring alongside Brian Stokes Mitchell, Billy Porter, Joshua Henry and Brandon Victor Dixon in SHUFFLE ALONG. Before all of that, McDonald will head to Provincetown, MA to take part in the acclaimed Broadway @ Town Hall concert series, hosted by SiriusXM radio star Seth Rudetsky. For one show only on Monday, August 24 (6:30 PM), she will be joined onstage by her husband and fellow Broadway star Will Swenson, with whom she is currently starring in Williamstown Theatre Festival's A MOON FOR THE MISBEGOTTEN. McDonald recently checked in with BroadwayWorld about Monday's concert, and updated us on all of her upcoming projects! Check out the full interview below: (more...)

Starz 'Power' Season 2 Finale Grows 50 Percent Over Season 1Starz 'Power' Season 2 Finale Grows 50 Percent Over Season 1
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2015

The “Power” second season finale set a new, STARZ series record for its episode premiere viewership performance (2.39M viewers Live+3) on Saturday, August 15 at 9PM ET/PT, besting the previous week's record-setting audience (2.29M for episode 209) (more...)

NBC's AMERICA'S GOT TALENT is Tuesday's #1 Show Among Big 4NBC's AMERICA'S GOT TALENT is Tuesday's #1 Show Among Big 4
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2015

“America's Got Talent” (2.2/8 in 18-49, 10.7 million viewers overall from 8-10:01 p.m. ET) ranks as the #1 show of the night on the Big 4 networks in every key measure – adults, men and women 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54, plus total viewers. (more...)

ABC Family Orders Third Season of Popular Comedy Series YOUNG & HUNGRYABC Family Orders Third Season of Popular Comedy Series YOUNG & HUNGRY
by TV News Desk - Aug 19, 2015

ABC Family announced today that it has picked up a third season of the hit comedy series “Young & Hungry.” (more...)

NBC's AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Finishes #1 for Week in Key DemoNBC's AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Finishes #1 for Week in Key Demo
by TV News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

NBC has won its fourth consecutive primetime ratings week in the key demographic of adults 18-49, with “America's Got Talent” ranking as the #1 Telecast for the week of Aug. 10-16 in 18-49 (more...)

Lionel Richie Named MusiCare's 2016 Person of the YearLionel Richie Named MusiCare's 2016 Person of the Year
by TV News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

Lionel Richie will be honored as the 2016 MusiCares Person of the Year on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, it was announced today (more...)

Lionel Richie Named 2016 MusiCares Person of the YearLionel Richie Named 2016 MusiCares Person of the Year
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

Lionel Richie will be honored as the 2016 MusiCares Person of the Year on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, it was announced today by Neil Portnow, President/CEO of the MusiCares Foundation and The Recording Academy, and Bill Silva, Chair of the MusiCares Foundation Board. Proceeds from the 26th annual benefit gala dinner and concert - to be held in Los Angeles during GRAMMY Week two nights prior to the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards - will provide essential support for MusiCares (www.musicares.org), which ensures that music people have a place to turn in times of financial, medical and personal need. (more...)

NBC's AMERICAN NINJA Delivers #1 Results of the Night Among Big 4NBC's AMERICAN NINJA Delivers #1 Results of the Night Among Big 4
by TV News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

“American Ninja Warrior” (1.8/6 in 18-49, 6.7 million viewers overall from 8-10:01 p.m. ET) delivered the #1 results of the night among Big 4 Telecasts in adults 18-49, total viewers, adults 25-54 and all key adult-male demos. (more...)

Kristen Bell, Stephen Colbert & Many More Set for THINK IT UP Live Television BroadcastKristen Bell, Stephen Colbert & Many More Set for THINK IT UP Live Television Broadcast
by TV News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

The Entertainment Industry Foundation announced today that a live, one-hour special for its 'Think It Up' education initiative will be Telecast on all four U.S. broadcast networks on September 11. (more...)

Audra McDonald and Will Swenson Head to Provincetown This MonthAudra McDonald and Will Swenson Head to Provincetown This Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

The acclaimed Broadway @ Town Hall concert series in Provincetown, MA, produced by Mark Cortale, will welcome Audra McDonald -- the historic 6-time Tony-winner and star of Broadway's LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL, PORGY AND BESS, RAGTIME, MASTER CLASS and TV's PRIVATE PRACTICE -- for one show only on Monday, August 24 at 6:30 PM. She will be joined onstage by a very special guest, her husband and fellow Broadway star Will Swenson. (more...)

Alan Gilbert & New York Philharmonic Launch 174th SeasoAlan Gilbert & New York Philharmonic Launch 174th Seaso
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

Music Director Alan Gilbert opens the New York Philharmonic's 2015-16 season with two programs marking major moments for the Orchestra. Mr. Gilbert will conduct the Philharmonic's inaugural performance in its home under its new name, David Geffen Hall, with an Opening Gala Concert featuring Grieg's Piano Concerto, with Lang Lang as soloist, and Beethoven's Symphony No. 7, Wednesday, September 24, 2015, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will be nationally Telecast that night on Live From Lincoln Center on PBS stations at 8:00 p.m. ET (check local listings) and broadcast live on WQXR, New York's classical station, at 105.9 FM and wqxr.org at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

ABC's BACHELOR IN PARADISE Delivers Season High in Total ViewersABC's BACHELOR IN PARADISE Delivers Season High in Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

Bachelor in Paradise (8-9pm – 5.2 million and 1.5/6 in AD18-49): At 8pm, ABC's Bachelor in Paradise was up for the 2nd straight Monday in Total Viewers (more...)

Scarlett Johansson-Hosted SNL Encore Up From Last WeekScarlett Johansson-Hosted SNL Encore Up From Last Week
by TV News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

An encore Telecast of 'Saturday Night Live,' with host Scarlett Johansson and musical guest Wiz Khalifa, averaged a 2.3 rating, 6 share in household results in Nielsen's 56 metered markets (more...)

NBC's ED SHEERAN Special Maintains 100% of Lead-In in Key DemoNBC's ED SHEERAN Special Maintains 100% of Lead-In in Key Demo
by TV News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

The NBC Special “Ed Sheeran – Live at Wembley Stadium” (0.5/2 in 18-49, 2.1 million viewers overall from 8-9 p.m. ET) maintained 100% of its lead-in in adults 18-49 (more...)

ABC's BACHELOR IN PARADISE Delivers New Sunday HighsABC's BACHELOR IN PARADISE Delivers New Sunday Highs
by TV News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

Opposite original competition from a golf-led CBS' “Big Brother,” Fox's “2015 Teen Choice Awards” and NBC's Ed Sheeran concert special, ABC's “Bachelor in Paradise” was up for the 2nd straight Sunday in Total Viewers (more...)

Disney's DESCENDANTS Becomes No. 5 Most-Watched Cable TV Movie Ever with L+7Disney's DESCENDANTS Becomes No. 5 Most-Watched Cable TV Movie Ever with L+7
by TV News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

The television premiere of Disney's 'Descendants' was seen by 12.2 million Total Viewers according to Nielsen's comprehensive Live +7 data released today, ascending it to the #5 cable television movie of all time and nearly doubling its Live + Same Day delivery. (more...)

Discovery Channel's NAKES AND AFRAID XL Ranks as #1 Basic Cable TelecastDiscovery Channel's NAKES AND AFRAID XL Ranks as #1 Basic Cable Telecast
by TV News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

NAKED AND AFRAID XL scored an impressive 2.27 P25-54 rating with 3.67M Total Viewers P2+ on Sunday, August 9 in L+3. It ranked as the #1 basic cable Telecast on Sunday with Persons 25-54 and Persons/Men 18-49 and earned a series high with Women 25-54. (more...)

BET's "THE GAME" Series Finale Episode Delivered 3.7 Million Viewers on Its Premiere NightBET's "THE GAME" Series Finale Episode Delivered 3.7 Million Viewers on Its Premiere Night
by TV News Desk - Aug 14, 2015

BET's THE GAME series finale delivered 3.7 million viewers on its premiere night. For the last three years, THE GAME reigned as the #1 sitcom on basic cable among adults 18-49. (more...)

Discovery Channel's NAKED AND AFRAID XL Hits Series High with WomenDiscovery Channel's NAKED AND AFRAID XL Hits Series High with Women
by TV News Desk - Aug 14, 2015

NAKED AND AFRAID XL scored an impressive 2.27 P25-54 rating with 3.67M Total Viewers P2+ on Sunday, August 9 in L+3. It ranked as the #1 basic cable Telecast on Sunday with Persons 25-54 and Persons/Men 18-49 and earned a series high with Women 25-54. (more...)

NBCSN Airs PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS Live This WeekendNBCSN Airs PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS Live This Weekend
by TV News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

Premier Boxing Champions returns in primetime this Saturday, August 15 at 9 p.m. ET on NBCSN, at Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada, featuring a super middleweight bout between former world titleholder Lucian Bute (31-2, 24 KOs) and Italy's Andrea Di Luisa (17-2, 13 KOs). (more...)

ABC Family's PETTY LITTLE LIARS 'A' Reveal Delivers Ratings HighsABC Family's PETTY LITTLE LIARS 'A' Reveal Delivers Ratings Highs
by TV News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

With its highly anticipated big 'A' reveal, ABC Family's 'Pretty Little Liars' notched near 2-year ratings highs among target demographics Adults 18-34 (more...)

NBC's AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR Gets Fifth Season RenewalNBC's AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR Gets Fifth Season Renewal
by TV News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

NBC's summer sensation, “American Ninja Warrior,” has been renewed for a fifth season on the network. (more...)

Spencer Tillman, Steve Hutchinson Join FOX Sports Game CrewSpencer Tillman, Steve Hutchinson Join FOX Sports Game Crew
by TV News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

With kickoff of the 2015 college football season just weeks away, FOX Sports and Big Ten Network finalize their full roster of play-by-play announcers, game analysts and studio broadcasters. (more...)

San Francisco Opera to Present SWEENEY TODD for the First Time This FallSan Francisco Opera to Present SWEENEY TODD for the First Time This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2015

Stephen Sondheim's macabre musical thriller Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street receives its highly anticipated San Francisco Opera premiere in a production featuring a cast of notable operatic stars and performed with Sondheim's original score for the lyric stage. (more...)

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