Video monetizes reliably and drives premium ad rates.
One of the few types of mobile content that monetizes reliably and drives premium ad rates.
It’s not often that consumers demand companies take their cash. But last month a devoted Game of Thrones fan started a website called, “Take My Money, HBO!”
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences have announced that they are combining lead and supporting actor and actress categories for the miniseries/TV movie section of the Emmy awards, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
In a rare interview with Regis Philbin on “Piers Morgan Tonight,” talk-show staple David Letterman opened up about his professional and personal life. Letterman spoke about his last evening with mentor Johnny Carson before Carson’s death, his 20-plus year relationship with (now) wife Regina Lasko, his son Harry and of course, […]
[credit provider=”Screenshot/ Travel Channel”] Looks like having a show on the Travel Channel is no longer enough for Anthony Bourdain. The chef and author will receive his own show on CNN starting in early 2013 and will air on Sundays and repeat episodes on Saturday.
[credit provider=”The History Channel” url=”http://www.history.com/shows/hatfields-and-mccoys”] The History Channel’s “Hatfields and McCoys” original miniseries was a huge ratings win for the network that is new to original programming.Last night, on its first of three episodes, the series picked up 17 million viewers including the encore, with a demo score of 4.8 […]
[credit provider=”Dave Kotinsky/ Getty Images” url=”http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/reid-demi-lovato-simon-cowell-and-britney-spears-attend-the-news-photo/144493482#”] Network television had a big week with their annual May upfronts—the presentations given by different TV networks where executives pitch the new shows they’ve purchased for the Fall TV season.Upfronts bring out the stars of the show and present clips so that advertisers will […]
[credit provider=”ABC”] We hate to say any show is doomed. We know people’s jobs are at stake. But we have to be painfully honest.This has been a great season for comedies, but a tough one for dramas. And so we’re preparing our goodbyes for seven shows whose ratings just don’t […]
[credit provider=”Starz”] Two years after the bloody battle that ended season one in the Starz network show “Sparatacus,” we are ready to see the aftermath of the finale’s cliffhanger. (Remember, the last six episodes were a prequel.)And now you don’t have to wait until Friday to see the first new […]
Carrie Bradshaw is coming back to primetime. The CW just ordered a pilot to bring the HBO hit to network TV.
Forget about the age of must-see television, 2012 will be the year of must-tweet TV.
[credit provider=”DNAinfo.com” url=”http://www.dnainfo.com/20110122/manhattan/jets-cant-wait-prove-themselves-against-steelers-afc-championship-game/slideshow”] Rather than drop $300 on Sunday Ticket, or $49 every time you want to watch a Pay-Per-View UFC fight, you can watch pretty much any sporting event for free online. It’s illegal, but hey, it’s cost efficient.Problem is sports execs are becoming aware of this illegal option […]
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] YouTube said it’s trying to broadcast live NBA and NHL games, according to Bloomberg Businessweek. Neither league could be reached for comment.Apparently, this is all part of YouTube’s goal to stream longer clips, which it believes will keep viewers on the site longer and attract more advertisers.
[credit provider=”Getty”] Web site Gamasutra says that TV comedian Conan O’Brien almost ended up doing a show to be shown exclusively on the Xbox 360 game console.According to executive producer Jeff Ross, Microsoft approached Conan O’Brien after he quit his gig at NBC in early 2010 and asked him to […]
Sports Business Daily‘s John Ourand reports that ESPN will increase its rights fees for NFL football, by around 40%, locking in Monday Night Football for the next decade at close to $2 billion per year.
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