Seth MacFarlane

Sweeping Changes in Store at Fox

When the Knights of the Laptop begin to examine the fall broadcast schedule in earnest, expect a deluge of think pieces on how, after a seemingly robust return to form a few seasons back, broadcast comedy is dead all over again (or, at t

Fox Is Bringing Metaphysics Back to the Masses With a Reboot of Cosmos

It’s an early January afternoon on the Upper West Side, just days after the Earth began heaving itself along on yet another elliptical voyage around the sun, and a polar vortex has stupefied New York with an interstellar chill.

Longoria Doesn’t Sell for Hulu

Were the NewFronts worth it?That's the question some in the Web video industry might be asking, even as they prep for next year's week of shows. A few weeks ago, it was revealed that Yahoo hadn't sold advertisers on most of the big shows it presented to agencies and brands last spring, including Jack Black's Ghost Ghirls.  And on Wednesday, Hulu's anticipated animated series Mother Up! premiered, also with no sponsor.

Fox Gives Back-Nine Order to Brooklyn Nine-Nine

On the heels of a trio of back-nine orders at CBS, Fox today announced that it has made a full series commitment to its new Monday night sitcom, Brooklyn Nine-Nine.Nine-Nine’s back-nine brings its total order to 22 episodes.

Snobs Vs. Slobs: Fox’s Dads Connects With the Upper Crust

When not getting under the skin of television critics, Fox’s new comedy Dads is carving out a niche with the swells at the country club.

Sleepy Hollow Scares Up Huge Ratings for Fox

If it hadn’t clicked, the corridors at Fox would’ve been a-roil with rolling heads. But thanks to a smart marketing campaign and a rip-roaring narrative, the series premiere of Sleepy Hollow was a huge win for the network.

Fox Will Invest $150 Million in Broadcast Programming

The newly-created 21st Century Fox had its first earnings call on Tuesday afternoon, and, perhaps befitting its status as half of the old News Corp., took half as long as most earnings calls with 15 minutes of presentation and another 15 minutes allotted for a Q&A.

American Dad Moves to TBS in 2014

Seth MacFarlane’s dominance over Fox’s “Animation Domination” lineup is on the wane.

Sci-Fi, Comedy Dominate Fox’s Fall Schedule

The boys are crashing Fox’s Tuesday night comedy block, as Seth MacFarlane’s first live-action comedy, Dads, and the Andy Samberg cop caper Brooklyn Nine-Nine will set the table for the female-friendly franchise New Girl and sophomore series The Mindy Project.

Fox Spills the Beans on Upfront Slate

Having finished the process of selecting its new original series for the upcoming broadcast season, Fox on Wednesday evening took the unconventional step of revealing its picks ahead of next week’s upfront presentation.