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Study: Game of Thrones Leading the Charge for HBO Now Viewers

Consumption up 85 percent since stand-alone service was announced

Cutting the cord has created larger viewership numbers for HBO, according to a new study by Amobee Brand Intelligence. The digital marketing and data analytics firm said HBO consumption has…

Showtime's Boss Talks About the Twin Peaks Avalanche

David Nevins on the troubled reboot, HBO Now and new comedy Happyish

When David Nevins arrived at Showtime in 2010, the premium cable network was searching for the next generation of shows to replace fading stalwarts Dexter and Weeds. The network's president,…

2 Popular Fox News Shows Are Beating Their Broadcast Competition

Fox chief Roger Ailes is 'pleased to be making serious inroads'

Fox News has been the No. 1 cable news channel for 13 years, beating its cable competitors combined on many nights. But increasingly, the 21st Century Fox network is taking…

Pop Network Targets 'Modern Grownups' With Celebrity, Reality and Pop News Programming

Tyra Banks, Alan Thicke and Joan Collins are among Pop's stars

The Pop upfront wasn't a huge spectacle. Roughly 25 people were sprawled out on couches atop the Gansevoort Park Avenue in New York Thursday morning. There were no media buyers—just…

MTV Wants to Livestream Its Movie Awards Into Viewers' Social Feeds

Periscope allows it to leverage its big Twitter following

MTV wants viewers to tune into its 2015 MTV Movie Awards on April 12, but it's not expecting them to just watch on TVs and connected devices. This year, the network…

Will the Game of Thrones Premiere Be Spoiled by Periscope Pirating?

It's never been easier to steal TV content

Game of Thrones fans are counting down the days until April 12, when HBO's fantasy drama returns for its fifth season. To tune in, they'll flip to HBO on TV,…

USA Network Is Trying to Reach Millennials With More Dramas and More WWE

Expect sci-fi series, SmackDown and fewer scripted comedies

USA Network understands that audience demographics are changing. To further appeal to the mainstream, the NBCUniversal property is working on a new strategy to reach millennials. USA announced Tuesday at its…

What Do 13 of the Strongest Women on TV Have in Common? They're All Tatiana Maslany

Orphan Black's star creates clones with endless individuality

A few short years ago, Tatiana Maslany was an up-and-coming actress with improv comedy chops, some TV and small movie roles under her belt and a profile little known outside…

How BBC America Is Building Buzz

With splashy thrillers

Sarah Barnett hasn't been genetically engineered, like all those clones in Orphan Black, for the job at hand. It just seems that way. Barnett's new gig—she's a few months into…

HBO Is Replying to 3-Year-Old Tweets From People Who Wanted HBO Now Back Then

Better late than never

A delayed response, but a welcome one. HBO has taken the time to reply to tweets from 2012 this week from people who wanted a standalone HBO subscription service back then—something…

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