Latest Articles


The Full List of Winners from the 2018 Creative Arts Emmys The Full List of Winners from the 2018 Creative Arts Emmys
by TV News Desk - September 10, 2018

The Television Academy tonight presented the 2018 Creative Arts Emmy Awards Ceremonies on Saturday and Sunday night honoring outstanding artistic and technical achievement in television at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The Saturday ceremony, which kicked-off the 70th Emmys, awarded many tale... (more...)
Netflix announces Wanda Sykes Stand-Up Comedy Special Netflix announces Wanda Sykes Stand-Up Comedy Special
by TV News Desk - September 05, 2018

Comedian Wanda Sykes will bring her signature smart-witted humor to Netflix for an all new stand-up special. The hour-long special will launch globally in 2019. This marks Sykes' fifth stand-up special and first on Netflix. Push It Productions will produce the special.... (more...)
EPIX Greenlights OUR LADY, LTD Starring Sir Ben Kingsley EPIX Greenlights OUR LADY, LTD Starring Sir Ben Kingsley
by TV News Desk - August 28, 2018

EPIX® has greenlit Our Lady, LTD, a 10-episode modern noir drama from MGM Television starring Academy Award® winner Sir Ben Kingsley.  The series follows James, a young grifter, as he attempts to prey upon Pastor Byron Brown (Kingsley), who turns out to be far more dangerous than he suspects. ... (more...)
Tune in to Comedy Central for King of The Hill's Grillstravaganza Labor Day Marathon All Day Tune in to Comedy Central for King of The Hill's Grillstravaganza Labor Day Marathon All Day
by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2018

King of The Hill will rule over Comedy Central this Labor Day with its first-ever King of the Hill holiday marathon, King of the Hill's Grillstravaganza, featuring the beloved animated comedy's best grill-themed episodes. Grillstravaganza – an homage to the series' Strickland Propane annual sales ev... (more...)
FOX Renews Music Game Show BEAT SHAZAM for a Third Season FOX Renews Music Game Show BEAT SHAZAM for a Third Season
by TV News Desk - August 22, 2018

FOX has renewed interactive music game show BEAT SHAZAM, hosted and executive-produced by Jamie Foxx, for a third season. Foxx will return as host and executive producer for Season Three, along with executive producers Mark Burnett, Jeff Apploff and Barry Poznick. Corinne Foxx, daughter of Jamie Fox... (more...)
EPIX Greenlights Comedy Docuseries UNPROTECTED SETS EPIX Greenlights Comedy Docuseries UNPROTECTED SETS
by TV News Desk - August 16, 2018

Premium television network EPIX has greenlit an all-new original docuseries Unprotected Sets, which will premiere Friday, October 5 at 11 PM ET/PT.  From executive producers Wanda Sykes and Page Hurwitz (Push It Productions), Barry Poznick, President of MGM's Unscripted Television and MGM Television... (more...)
FOX News Channel Names Porter Berry Vice President and Editor-in-Chief of FOX News Digital FOX News Channel Names Porter Berry Vice President and Editor-in-Chief of FOX News Digital
by TV News Desk - August 16, 2018

 FOX News Channel (FNC) has named Porter Berry Vice President and Editor-in-Chief of FOX News Digital, announced Jay Wallace, President of FOX News and Executive Editor. In this role, Berry will oversee all FOX News digital content, including FOXNews.com, FOXBusiness.com and the FOX News apps.... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch All-New Promo for INSIDE THE MANSON CULT: THE LOST TAPES on Fox VIDEO: Watch All-New Promo for INSIDE THE MANSON CULT: THE LOST TAPES on Fox
by Stage Tube - August 09, 2018

INSIDE THE MANSON CULT: THE LOST TAPES, a new two-hour true crime special about Charles Manson and his gang of blindly loyal followers, will air Monday, Sept. 17 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX, it was announced today by Rob Wade, President, Alternative Entertainment and Specials, Fox Broadcasting Comp... (more...)
Chris Rock to Star in Fourth Season of FARGO Chris Rock to Star in Fourth Season of FARGO
by TV News Desk - August 03, 2018

FX is taking viewers back to Fargo for a fourth time as the acclaimed and award-winning limited series is set to return next year with Chris Rock onboard to star, it was announced today by John Landgraf, CEO of FX Networks and FX Productions.... (more...)
FOX Announces Mental Obstacle Course Show MENTAL SAMURAI, Hosted By Rob Lowe FOX Announces Mental Obstacle Course Show MENTAL SAMURAI, Hosted By Rob Lowe
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2018

FOX has ordered MENTAL SAMURAI, a thrilling new competition series that pushes every aspect of human intelligence and mental agility. Hosted and produced by Rob Lowe, the show is the first-ever obstacle course...for the mind. MENTAL SAMURAI is produced by Warner Horizon Unscripted & Alternative Tele... (more...)
Pop Culture Game Show SPIN THE WHEEL Coming To FOX, From Executive Producer Justin Timerberlake Pop Culture Game Show SPIN THE WHEEL Coming To FOX, From Executive Producer Justin Timerberlake
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2018

FOX has ordered SPIN THE WHEEL, a high-stakes game show offering a chance to win over $20 million per episode. Executive-produced by Grammy and Emmy Award-winning musician and actor Justin Timberlake, and hosted by actor, director, writer and comedian Dax Shepard (“Hit and Run”), the show offers lif... (more...)
FOX Announces THE MASKED SINGER, A Celebrity Competition Series With A Groundbreaking Twist FOX Announces THE MASKED SINGER, A Celebrity Competition Series With A Groundbreaking Twist
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2018

FOX has ordered the new celebrity competition series THE MASKED SINGER, to premiere in January 2019. Based on an international hit, which already is a viral phenomenon with more than half a billion fans worldwide, and the No. 1 top-trending video of 2017 on YouTube, THE MASKED SINGER features celebr... (more...)
Comedy Central Acquires KING OF THE HILL & THE CLEVELAND SHOW From Twentieth Television Comedy Central Acquires KING OF THE HILL & THE CLEVELAND SHOW From Twentieth Television
by TV News Desk - July 20, 2018

Comedy Central welcomes 20th Century Fox's Emmy® Award-winning King of the Hill and Emmy® Award-nominated The Cleveland Show to their stellar lineup. The #1 brand in comedy has acquired all thirteen seasons of the animated fan favorite King of the Hill, as well as all four seasons of the ensemble co... (more...)
FOX Renews GORDON RAMSAY'S 24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK for a Second Season FOX Renews GORDON RAMSAY'S 24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK for a Second Season
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2018

FOX has renewed GORDON RAMSAY'S 24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK, the No. 1 new series of the summer, for a second season.... (more...)
Emmy Award Winner Laura Dern Stars in THE TALE Available for Digital Download July 2 Emmy Award Winner Laura Dern Stars in THE TALE Available for Digital Download July 2
by TV News Desk - June 18, 2018

Award-winning writer and director Jennifer Fox delivers a film based on her own childhood in The Tale,available for Digital Download on July 2nd. Premiering to rave reviews at Sundance 2018, the HBO film, starring Laura Dern (HBO's Big Little Lies), is “an immense, brave and genuinely earth-shaking ... (more...)
AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Ranks As #1 Entertainment Show for Primetime Week of June 4th AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Ranks As #1 Entertainment Show for Primetime Week of June 4th
by TV News Desk - June 15, 2018

 NBC has finished #2 among the Big 4 networks in adults 18-49, total viewers and all other key ratings measures for the primetime ratings week of June 4-10 behind only NBA-boosted ABC, according to “live plus same day” figures from Nielsen Media Research.... (more...)
LIP SYNC BATTLE Returns For Its Midseason Premiere Featuring Alicia Silverstone and Mena Suvari Tonight, June 14 LIP SYNC BATTLE Returns For Its Midseason Premiere Featuring Alicia Silverstone and Mena Suvari Tonight, June 14
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2018

On the June 14th midseason premiere of Lip Sync Battle, the stars of Paramount Network's American Woman Alicia Silverstone and Mena Suvari face off in an epic battle between two of your favorite 90s icons. Alicia pays homage to “Cher Horowitz” with a hilarious performance to Iggy Azalea's “Fancy,” c... (more...)
AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Ranks As #1 Entertainment Show For Primetime Week For June 4-10 AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Ranks As #1 Entertainment Show For Primetime Week For June 4-10
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2018

NBC has finished #2 among the Big 4 networks in adults 18-49, total viewers and all other key ratings measures for the primetime ratings week of June 4-10 behind only NBA-boosted ABC, according to “live plus same day” figures from Nielsen Media Research.... (more...)
Season Two of GET SHORTY Premieres 8/12 on EPIX Season Two of GET SHORTY Premieres 8/12 on EPIX
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2018

Premium pay television network EPIX(R) announced that the second season of its critically-acclaimed original series from MGM Television, Get Shorty, will debut on Sunday, August 12 at 9 PM ET/PT. The dark comedy, based in part on the 1990's bestselling Elmore Leonard novel of the same name and creat... (more...)
GET SHORTY Season Two to Premiere Sunday, August 12 on EPIX GET SHORTY Season Two to Premiere Sunday, August 12 on EPIX
by TV News Desk - May 31, 2018

Premium pay television network EPIX® announced that the second season of its critically-acclaimed original series from MGM Television, Get Shorty, will debut on Sunday, August 12 at 9 PM ET/PT. The dark comedy, based in part on the 1990's bestselling Elmore Leonard novel of the same name and created... (more...)
MSNBC Dayside Programming Posts Growth In May MSNBC Dayside Programming Posts Growth In May
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2018

For the month of May, MSNBC dayside (M-F 9am-5pm) posted growth in A25-54 and total viewers while FOX News and CNN both declined. MSNBC dayside was up +11%, while the competition was down double digits (vs. FOX News' -14% and CNN's -25%) compared to May 2017. In total viewers, MSNBC was up +4% (vs. ... (more...)
Comedy Central Expands Its Annual Up Next Showcase at Clusterfest This June Comedy Central Expands Its Annual Up Next Showcase at Clusterfest This June
by TV News Desk - May 23, 2018

Comedy Central builds on its success of last year's Up Nextshowcase at Clusterfest, featuring the network's rising stars, by including another stand-up showcase and adding a variety showcase. The weekend will highlight over 20 comedians with two separate and distinct stand-up showcases taking place ... (more...)
BUCKWILD Producers Return to Appalachia with WEST VIRGINIA WILDER Set to Launch This Summer BUCKWILD Producers Return to Appalachia with WEST VIRGINIA WILDER Set to Launch This Summer
by TV News Desk - May 18, 2018

... (more...)
FOX Announces New Primetime Schedule For 2018-2019 Season FOX Announces New Primetime Schedule For 2018-2019 Season
by TV News Desk - May 14, 2018

Dana Walden and Gary Newman, Chairmen and CEOs, Fox Television Group, today will unveil the FOX primetime slate for the 2018-2019 television season to the national advertising community during its annual Programming Presentation at the Beacon Theatre.... (more...)
Jim Gaffigan's 6th Stand Up Special, NOBLE APE, to be Released this July via Upstart Comedy Dynamics Jim Gaffigan's 6th Stand Up Special, NOBLE APE, to be Released this July via Upstart Comedy Dynamics
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2018

Comedy Dynamics announced today it will release Jim Gaffigan's unprecedented sixth stand-up special, Noble Ape, in theatres and through the Comedy Dynamics Network (Cdn) on July 13, 2018. The groundbreaking distribution model includes all major transactional platforms such as iTunes, Amazon, Google,... (more...)