Archive for the ‘TV Business’ Category

March 6th, 2008 at 12:17 pm

Friday Night Lights Saved? or Not?

Update: FNL will be back for Season 3  3/7 Update: The NY Times says no deal as yet. Deadline Hollywood Daily is reporting


February 9th, 2008 at 7:23 am

Writers Reach Tentative Deal, Strike May Be Over Soon

With reports that the WGA and AMPTP have reached a tentative deal, the 3 month old writer's strike may end very soon


February 8th, 2008 at 10:06 am

CW Loses Friday Night Smackdown!

Not that the CW needed any more bad news, but its consistently #1 or #2 rated show, Friday Night Smackdown, will be


February 4th, 2008 at 8:23 am

Super Bowl Ads: My Favorite

Although at a reported $90,000 a second, I think Super Bowl ads are more an exercise in corporate vanity than effective marketing


January 21st, 2008 at 11:01 am

Super Bowl: Is it Really Still Super?

It's interesting, when I look at the actual data, I wind up in a different spot than Mr. Gorman. Rather than going


January 13th, 2008 at 11:18 pm

Golden Globes TV Scoreboard

Network Wins Nominations HBO 6 18 ABC   11 NBC 1 6 Showtime 1 6 FX 1 5 BBC America   3


January 4th, 2008 at 12:40 pm

Digital TV Converter Coupon Hullaballoo

There have been lots of reports in the media about a rush of requests for digital converter box coupons. [note the helpful


January 2nd, 2008 at 1:31 pm

Broadcast TV, Once Again Friend to the NHL

Winter Classic Reportedly Pulls 2.6 HH Rating The other day I wrote something up on why I thought in the future the

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