D.M. Levine

Neil Cavuto Wants Your Business

Despite soft ratings, the svp of Fox Business Network and FNC remains confident he can best rivals

Neil Cavuto is in a unique position. As senior vice president for Fox News Channel and its ratings-challenged sibling network, Fox Business Network, Cavuto is in a position to see…

Pantene Signs On for London

Hair care brand backs Olympic athletes in hopes of reaching female viewers

Pantene is pushing for female Olympics fans. At a press conference late last week, the hair care brand announced a new sponsorship for the 2012 games in London this summer. As…

The Surprising Rise of 'Annoying Orange'

How The Collective brings Internet stars to TV

If you’re over the age of, say, 16, you may never have heard of an Internet series called Annoying Orange. To be fair, you’re not likely to be the target audience…

Joan Rivers Can Talk

Dishing to 'Adweek' about her reality show, comediennes, Oscar noms

Joan Rivers is a reality star now. The unscripted WEtv series featuring her and her daughter, Melissa, enters its second season this week, and Rivers has been tirelessly making the…

The Weather Channel Names New Chairman, CEO

Akamai's David Kenny to replace Mike Kelly

The Weather Channel announced today that it is replacing its current CEO with an executive from the digital and advertising worlds. Mike Kelly, who had been president and CEO of The…

As Hispanic TV Market Grows, Univision Reshuffles Execs

New chief, programming at sibling net TeleFutura

Univision is revamping its smaller Spanish-language broadcast network TeleFutura with a format and executive-team reshuffling. Luis Fernández-Rocha has taken over as TeleFutura’s svp, overseeing its programming and day-to-day operations. Fernández-Rocha, most…

Cross at the Crossroads

Comedian and actor David Cross offers up his views on the future of video entertainment

David Cross has a lot going on these days. His The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret, a London-based IFC series he co-wrote, entered its second season this month, and…

News Nets Embrace Tech

Fox News teams with Google, Xbox for a younger appeal

Fox News Channel is looking to get more tech-savvy.  If you've watched the network's election coverage in recent weeks, you might have noticed that, beginning with the Iowa Caucuses and appearing…

'Portlandia' Sees Big Audience Bump in Season 2 Premier

Show draws buzz, boasts an 81% jump in 18-49 demo

The buzz around IFC's original comedy Portlandia seems to be translating into ratings as the show enters its second season. Portlandia saw a 39 percent jump in total viewers to…

Fox Pushes Beyond the Set-Top Box

Fox shows, WSJ content to be made available via Xbox 360 app

Fans of Fox's broadcast and Fox News content will soon have a new way of consuming the programming. News Corp. has announced it plans on making some of its television…