News from Broadcasting & Cable

Broadcasting & Cable Broadcasting & Cable

  • 'The Conners' Starts on ABC October 16
    by Michael Malone on October 15, 2018 at 7:24 pm

    ABC premieres The Conners, a spinoff of hit comedy Roseanne without star Rosanne Barr, Tuesday, October 16. ABC will air ten episodes this season.   "After a sudden turn of events, the Conners are forced to face the daily struggles of life in Lanford in a way they never have before," is ... […]

  • Final Season of 'House of Cards' On Netflix November 2
    by Michael Malone on October 15, 2018 at 6:55 pm

    The sixth and final season of House of Cards begins on Netflix Friday, November 2. Robin Wright returns as Claire Underwood, the U.S. president. Joining her in the cast are Diane Lane and Greg Kinnear.   The cast also includes Michael Kelly, Jayne Atkinson, Patricia Clarkson, Constance ... […]

  • Molen, Marshall Promoted In NBCU Ad Sales Shakeup
    by Jon Lafayette on October 15, 2018 at 6:04 pm

    In a top-level shakeup of its advertising sales team, NBCUniversal announced that two senior executives, Laura Molen and Mark Marshall have been promoted to president, NBCU advertising sales and partnership. Two other senior executives, Mike Rosen, executive VP, advanced advertising and platform ... […]

  • Facilis to Showcase Latest Shared File System Advancements at NAB NY 2018
    by on October 15, 2018 at 6:03 pm

    HUDSON, MA (October 15, 2018) – At NAB NY 2018, Facilis (Stand N.627), a leading international supplier of cost-effective, high performance shared storage solutions for collaborative media production networks will showcase Version 7.1 features and FastTracker 2.5. Built for the rigors of 4K+ video ... […]

  • Mapping the Future of the TV & Video Business
    by Joe Schramm on October 15, 2018 at 5:38 pm

    The Next TV Summit will be presented on Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Westin New York as the closing event for Future’s NYC Television Week. Multichannel News asked Joe Schramm, president of Schramm Marketing Group, and the producer of the Next TV Summit, what attendees can expect at this year’s ... […]

    by Acorn TV on October 15, 2018 at 5:37 pm

    Acorn TV gift subscriptions plus value-priced DVD sets including BAFTA and Rose d’Or winning comedy DETECTORISTS: Complete Collection, MURDOCH MYSTERIES: The Christmas Case Limited Edition, VERA, SINGLE-HANDED, and PICNIC AT HANGING ROCK Silver Spring, MD; October 15, 2018 – Acorn TV, North ... […]

  • ACA Says DOJ Must Narrow Disney's Fox RSN Spin-off Conditions
    by John Eggerton on October 15, 2018 at 5:18 pm

    The American Cable Association has a problem with how the Justice Department resolved its antitrust issues with Disney's purchase of Twenty-First Century Fox assets, including, at least temporarily, its 20 regional sports networks (RSNs), Prime Ticket and the YES network. Justice is requiring ... […]

    by D. Pagan Communications on October 15, 2018 at 5:02 pm

    NEW YORK, OCTOBER 15, 2018 – Jim Dugan, President of Wisycom USA, will be taking part in panel discussions at the forthcoming AES 2018 show, where he will join industry pros presenting on best practices and implementation for production wireless as well as the manufacturer’s response to the latest ... […]

  • Insight TV Announces Launch of Brand Solutions and Media Sales Division
    by Tanya Lyon on October 15, 2018 at 4:48 pm

    Amsterdam, October 15, 2018 - Insight TV, the world’s leading 4K UHD channel, announces the launch of its brand solutions and media sales department. By creating this consolidated offering, Insight is now able to offer brands fully integrated partnerships, with bespoke solutions and the flexibility ... […]

  • Primetime Ratings: NBC Wins With Sizable ‘SNF’ Showing
    by Michael Malone on October 15, 2018 at 4:44 pm

    NBC was the big winner in Sunday prime ratings, as Sunday Night Football, Patriots versus Chiefs, led the net to a 5.0 in viewers 18-49, per Nielsen’s overnights, and a 19 share. That beat the 1.5/6 that CBS rated. It was the first Sunday night that The CW programmed in a decade. The network did a ... […]