Adult Swim Is Touring the Country With a Pop-Up Drive-In Theater

Screening new episodes in 15 cities starting Sept. 17

When Adult Swim tours the country, you can bet it will be with a large, inflatable object in tow. After last year's Fun House tour—which featured a black and pink…

Ad of the Day: Things Get Sublimely Surreal as MTV Tries to Define What It Stands for Today

The network is everything and nothing. And eye monsters

Ask any Gen Xer about MTV, and you're almost certainly in for a gripefest about how "In my day, it stood for Music Television!" Now, the cable network, once known just…

VMAs Hit a Viewership Low for MTV but Break a Twitter TV Record

Miley Cyrus hosts the most-tweeted nonsports program

Just over 5 million viewers watched the MTV Video Music Awards on the main network Sunday night—a new low that dates to 1994, when MTV began using Nielsen to track…

Scripps Launches TV Everywhere, Complete With Targeted Advertising

HGTV, Food Network now livestreaming

Another TV company is diving into TV Everywhere, with Scripps Networks Interactive now offering livestreaming of HGTV, Travel Channel, Food Network, DIY Network and Cooking Channel. TV Everywhere platform provider Anvato…

IFC Is the Second Network to Postpone a Show That Echoes Virginia Shootings

Delays Documentary Now! episode featuring slain journalists

A second network has decided to delay an episode of one of its shows because of similarities with Wednesday's tragic shootings in Virginia.  IFC is postponing tonight's episode of Documentary Now!,…

Embracing the 'Future,' Discovery Goes All-In on Virtual Reality

Taps Mythbusters, Gold Rush stars to launch VR platform

Discovery Communications said in May that virtual reality is "like seeing the future." Now, it's more like seeing the present. The company announced today it has launched its virtual-reality platform, Discovery VR. "Discovery Communications has…

USA Postpones Tonight's Mr. Robot Finale Due to Similarities With Virginia Shootings

Episode will air next Wednesday, instead

Today's horrific shootings in Virginia, where a TV reporter and photographer were killed by a former colleague and another woman was wounded, have prompted USA to postpone tonight's season finale of Mr.…

5 Reasons You'll Love 'Fear the Walking Dead'

Review: AMC has created a worthy companion series

Much like in the movie industry, it's a given that if a TV series becomes a massive hit, the show's network will do everything it can to turn it into…

Two L.A. Ad Guys Welcome Zombies to Their Midst With 'Cheer the Walking Dead'

Undead get a West Coast makeover

"Just what Los Angeles needs. Fewer brains." Unfortunately, that's not a tagline for Fear the Walking Dead, which premieres this Sunday on AMC as the second series in the cable-television-eating Walking…

New Episodes of Sesame Street Will First Air on HBO, Not PBS

Here's how you can get to the iconic program: pay TV

Iconic children's television series Sesame Street is on the move, heading to subscription-TV network HBO, in a first-of-its-kind deal. Sesame Street and HBO have inked a five-year partnership, calling for all…