In Depth

What Will CBS Do With TVGN? Expect New Competition in Celebrity News

By Jeanine PoggiAdvertising Age CBS’s new stake in the TVGN basic cable channel could result in a TV network wholly devoted to celebrity gossip, style and red carpet coverage. CBS Corp. and co-owner Lionsgate said this week that they will…

NATAS Announces the Nominees for the 34th Annual Sports Emmy Awards

Press release from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences: New York, NY — March 20, 2013: The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) today announced the nominees for the 34th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards. More than…

Tribune, WMAQ-TV Appoint Broadcast Executives

By Lynne MarekCrain’s Chicago Business Tribune Co. and WMAQ-TV/Channel 5 each named new broadcast executives Tuesday, with Tribune appointing a Warner Bros. executive to lead WGN America and a new studio that will produce original content. Chicago-based Tribune said it…

Fox Business Attacks CNBC in New Ads — Spots Take Aim at Rival’s New Prime-Time Nonfiction Programming

By Jeanine PoggiAdvertising Age Fox Business News launched a new campaign this week attacking rival CNBC. Fox Business is airing commercials via cable providers that air on CNBC, as well as on its own network and Fox News, slamming a…

Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Television Political Journalism 2013 Winners Announced

Press release from USC Annenberg Norman Lear Center, March 6, 2013: Proving that political coverage can be both informative and compelling, the 2013 winners of the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Television Political Journalism were announced today by the…