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ABC Scores a Network-Leading 10 of the Week’s Top 15 Broadcast Shows

Press release from ABC, April 25, 2017: Week No. 31 During the week of April 17, 2017, ABC ranked No. 2 among the broadcasters in Adults 18-49 (0.9/3-tie) with a network-leading 10 of the Top 15 shows: “DWTS” – No….

Disney Channel Original Movie ‘Descendants 2’ Will Have a Simultaneous Premiere on Five Television Networks, Friday, July 21

Press release from Disney-ABC Television Group, April 25, 2017: A far-reaching, unprecedented and simultaneous premiere has been set for the Disney Channel Original Movie “Descendants 2” across five networks within the Disney|ABC Television Group, FRIDAY, JULY 21 (8:00 p.m. EDT),…

News, Public Service, Radio/Podcast and Web Winners Round Out the Peabody 30

Press release from the Peabody Awards, April 25, 2017: The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors have selected 11 winners across the categories of News, Public Service, Radio/Podcast and Web. The honorees range from relentless local and national news investigations and…

Disney-ABC Television Announces More Than 160 ABC Stations Signed to Launch Over-the-Top Services Through Its Groundbreaking Clearinghouse Initiative

Press release from Disney-ABC, April 24, 2017: Almost a year to the day that Disney Media Networks Co-Chair and Disney|ABC Television Group President Ben Sherwood made the announcement during his 2016 NAB Show keynote of a landmark Clearinghouse initiative that…

FOX Sports Owns the Fall: Network Announces 2017 NFL Schedule Following Powerhouse Super Bowl Season

Press release from Fox Sports, April 20, 2017: FOX Sports owns the fall with an impressive slate of professional and collegiate football and MLB postseason coverage, today announcing its 2017 NFL schedule in preparation for its 24th season covering the…

NFL Network to Televise 18 NFL Games in 2017

Press release from NFL Network, April 20, 2017: With the release of the 2017 NFL regular season schedule, NFL Network announced it will televise 18 games over the course of the upcoming season, featuring nine Divisional matchups and 11 playoff…

From Kickoff to Super Bowl LII, NBC Bookends the 2017 NFL Season & Is Home to a Record 28 Regular Season and Postseason Games

Press release from NBC, April 20, 2017: NBC, home to primetime television’s top two shows in Sunday Night Football and Thursday Night Football, will kick off the 2017 NFL season on Thursday night Sept. 7, and crown the Super Bowl…

ESPN’s 2017 ‘Monday Night Football’ Schedule

Press release from ESPN, April 20, 2017: The 48th season of Monday Night Football will kick off on ESPN with a doubleheader Monday, September 11 – New Orleans Saints at Minnesota Vikings (6:55 p.m. ET) and Los Angeles Chargers at…

CBS Sports Leads the Way Into 2017 NFL Season With Most Games of Any Network

Press release from CBS Sports, April 20, 2017: For the fourth consecutive year CBS Sports will televise more NFL games than any other Network with two NFL television packages, THE NFL ON CBS on Sundays and Thursday Night Football. THE…

TV Land Bolsters Commitment to Two of Its Critically Acclaimed Comedies, Renewing ‘Younger’ and ‘Teachers’

Press release from TV Land, April 20, 2017: TV Land has renewed its most-watched and critically acclaimed comedies, “Younger” – which has been named “one of the juiciest comfort-watches” by BuzzFeed – and “Teachers,” which The Hollywood Reporter called “a…