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Two Channels Known for Mostly Non-Fiction Programming Plan More Scripted Programming for Next Season

Both The Discovery Channel and the History Channel are...   (TVWeek)

Showtime Renews Series

With three Emmy nominations and a Golden Globe win...   (TVWeek)

ABC’s ‘General Hospital’ Leads Daytime Emmy Nominations With 28 Nods; CBS Leads All Networks

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has...   (TVWeek)

Critically Acclaimed Cable Drama Gets Renewal

A drama that more than one TV critic has...   (TVWeek)

Fox Renews Series

Fox has renewed a show that has become one...   (TVWeek, Variety)

$10.4 Billion Cable Consolidation Deal Announced by Charter

In a deal that has been in the works...   (NY Times)

How Long Do Viewers Stick With Over-the-Top Video? The Answer Will Surprise You

A new survey of over-the-top video watching came up...   (MediaDailyNews)

‘The Tides They Are A-Changing’: High-Powered Kickoff for New Streaming Service

A new streaming service received an A-list launch, with...   (LA Times)

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Media Buyer of the Year

TVWeek names its Media Buyer of the Year. It's Christine Merrifield. She's President, Investment, Activation and Operations for MediaVest USA. Though she has a traditional media background, Merrifield has been on the leading edge of media dealmaking in the digital arena as she partners companies such as Google with MediaVest's blue-chip lineup of clients, from Honda to Walmart to Coke. She helps shepherd billions of dollars in media spending. If you CLICK ON THE PICTURE above you'll be taken to the interview.