Archive for the ‘TV Business’ Category

October 2nd, 2008 at 9:37 pm

America's Toughest Jobs Exiled to Saturday For Final 2 Episodes

NBC's America's Toughest Jobs will relocate from Friday night to the broadcast TV equivalent of Siberia on Saturday at 8pm for its


September 29th, 2008 at 9:04 am

ESPN to Key on Live Telecasts

Robert and I both believe that live events like sports will become relatively more valuable in the future because they are more


September 26th, 2008 at 8:30 am

Primetime & Cable Product Placements Down; Broadcast Up

MediaPost is reporting: Prime-time product placement occurrences on broadcast network programs increased overall by almost 12% during the first and second quarters


September 25th, 2008 at 12:07 pm

Nielsen Examines TV Viewers to the Political Conventions, September 2008

An interesting report was released by  Nielsen analyzing some of the viewership trends for the Republican and Democratic conventions. Here are a


September 22nd, 2008 at 10:39 pm

CW Orders 9 More Episodes of 90210 is reporting: In the first full-season order for a freshman series this season, the CW has picked up nine additional episodes


September 22nd, 2008 at 12:01 am

Happy New Year!

While most celebrate the New Year on January 1 (don't worry, so do we), the new television year begins today!  Failures are forgotten. Slates are


September 19th, 2008 at 11:18 am

Flashpoint, Big Brother Renewed By CBS

TV Week is reporting: CBS is bringing back summer drama "Flashpoint" for another season. The network has picked up a new batch


September 19th, 2008 at 10:25 am

Broadcast Prime-time for 2008-9: Look Out Below!

Many in the industry expect the broadcast television audience to bounce back from the strike this season, and, breaking the trends of

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