In Depth

‘Family Feud’ Enters 14th Season With Biggest Ratings in Two Decades, Up 50% From Year Ago to 3.9; Usurps ‘Jeopardy’ With 46% Gain to 1.9 in W25-54

Press release from Debmar-Mercury and FremantleMedia North America: New York and Los Angeles, Sept. 25, 2012 — Family Feud, distributed by Debmar-Mercury and produced by FremantleMedia North America, entered its 14th season with its national Nielsen syndication ranked No. 4…

Robin Roberts: ‘GMA’ Anchor Gets Bone Marrow Transplant to Treat MDS

Press release from ABC News, Sept. 21, 2012: “Good Morning America” co-anchor Robin Roberts underwent a bone marrow transplant Thursday to treat MDS, a bone marrow disorder that affects blood cells production. The transplant was a five-minute procedure in which…

Linda Yaccarino Takes Over All NBCUniversal Ad Sales, Including Flagship NBC

By Brian SteinbergAdvertising Age Less than a year after being named head of digital and cable ad sales at NBCUniversal, Linda Yaccarino has been elevated to supervise all of the company’s ad sales and marketing efforts, including those of its…

Char Beales Talks About Why You Should Attend the CTAM Summit

People.com Launches First-Ever Sexiest Man and Woman on TV Poll

Press release from ABC, Sept. 18, 2012: Winners to Be Announced Live on ABC’s “Emmys® Red Carpet Live,” Sunday, September 23 People.com is launching its first-ever Sexiest Man and Woman on TV poll. Users will have the opportunity to vote…

Regis Philbin Is Returning to Daytime as a Special Recurring Guest on ‘Rachael Ray’

Press release from “Rachael Ray”: NEW YORK, NY — September 18th, 2012 –CBS Television Distribution’s two-time Emmy® Award-winning RACHAEL RAY welcomes iconic television personality Regis Philbin as a recurring special guest throughout its seventh season. Rachael is thrilled to reserve…

Complete List of 2012 Creative Arts Emmys Winners

This year’s list of Creative Arts Emmy Award winners is only available as a pdf. Please click here to download it.

2012-Creative-Arts-Emmys-Press-Release.pdf

News Corporation’s Official Announcement About Tim Rothman’s Departure from Fox

TOM ROTHMAN TO STEP DOWN AS CHAIRMAN AND CEO OF FOX FILMED ENTERTAINMENT AT END OF YEAR   Film Leadership Consolidated Under Current Chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos   Television Operations Realigned as Stand-Alone Unit under News Corporation   NEW…

HBO Sports and ESPN Announce Multiyear Boxing Programming and Marketing Agreement — Initiative Launches With Chavez Jr. vs. Martinez Pay-Per-View Event on Sept. 15 in Las Vegas

Press release from ESPN, Sept. 11, 2012: Two of television’s most innovative brands, HBO and ESPN, have announced a multi-year, multi-tiered boxing programming and marketing agreement. The announcement was made today by ESPN’s Marie Donoghue, senior vice president of global…