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ABC News Finishes May Sweep #1 in Every Day Part — Winning May Sweep Across the Board for First Time Since 1995

Press release from ABC News, Friday, May 30, 2014: ABC News finished the May sweep number one in every day part, from mornings and evenings to prime time, late night, overnight and weekends. The news division continues to dominate the…

Fox Entertainment Chairman Kevin Reilly’s Memo About His Resignation on May 29, 2014

To my friends and colleagues: I have decided to resign as Chairman of Entertainment at FBC, effective at the end of June. While difficult decisions have to be made every day, none have weighed more heavily on me than this….

Nominees for the Television Critics Association Awards

Here's the full list of nominees for the 2014 Television Critics Association Awards, announced today, Tuesday, May 27. 2014 Individual Achievement in Comedy Louis C.K., "Louie" (FX) Mindy Kaling, "The Mindy Project" (Fox) Julia Louis-Dreyfus, "Veep" (HBO) Jim Parsons, "The…

OMD Wins Johnson & Johnson’s Billion-Dollar Media-Buying Account

By Jack Neff, Advertising Age Johnson & Johnson has moved its $1 billion-plus U.S. media buying account to OMD from Interpublic's J3, a J&J-dedicated unit of UM, the company said. J3 will continue to handle media planning, which is the…

CBS Announces Its 2014-2015 Primetime Schedule

Press release from CBS, Wednesday, May 14, 2014 CBS TELEVISION NETWORK 2014-2015 PRIMETIME SCHEDULE (N=New, NT=New Time, RTP= Regular Time Period) All Times ET/PT MONDAY 8:00-8:30 PM              THE BIG BANG THEORY/2 BROKE GIRLS 8:30-9:00 PM              MOM (NT) 9:00-10:00 PM            SCORPION…

ABC Unveils 2014-15 Prime-Time Schedule

Press release from ABC, Tuesday, May 13, 2014: ABC continues its commitment to world-class storytelling and new creative voices with the announcement of its 2014-15 slate of programming, including the addition of 12 new series. Paul Lee, president, ABC Entertainment…

NBCUniversal’s Hispanic Enterprises and Content Names Luis Silberwasser President of Telemundo Network

Press release from NBCUniversal, Tuesday, May 13, 2014: NBCUniversal’s Hispanic Enterprises and Content announced that television veteran Luis Silberwasser has been named President of Telemundo Network, starting in August. He will report to Joe Uva, Chairman, Hispanic Enterprises and Content,…

Fox Announces Fall 2014 Schedule and New Portfolio of Content

Press release from Fox, Monday, May 12, 2014: Kevin Reilly, Chairman, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX), today unveiled the FOX portfolio of content for the 2014-2015 television season to the national advertising community during its annual Programming Presentation at the…

NBC’s 2014-2015 Primetime Schedule–Official Press Release

May 11, 2014 FRESH COMEDIES, CAPTIVATING DRAMAS AND HIGHLY POPULAR RETURNING SERIES HIGHLIGHT NBC’S WELL-BALANCED AND DYNAMIC 2014-15 PRIMETIME SCHEDULE #1 New Show of the Season “The Blacklist” Moves to Thursdays in February and Earns Post-Super Bowl Timeslot Emmy Award-Winning…

A&E Network Expands Industry-Leading Original Non-Fiction Programming Slate — Greenlights Four Series and Four Pilots to Production

Press release from A&E, May 8, 2014: A&E Network is growing its signature original programming by adding four new series and four new pilots to its slate, in addition to its returning series, it was announced today by David McKillop,…