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HBO GO Craps Out During True Detective Finale Demand sinks streaming service

It’s not TV, it’s HBO GO—but for many fans of the series True Detective, it was more like HBO NO GO. The season finale of the Matthew McConaughey-Woody Harrelson procedural aired…

March 9, 2014, 11:25 PM EDT

Nickelodeon Programming Exec Talks About What Defines the Post-Millennial Generation Sarah Noonan also discusses finding the next hit kids show

Specs Who Sarah Noonan Age 44 New gig Svp, live-action content, Nickelodeon Old gig Svp, casting, Nickelodeon You’re best known for casting celebrity voices on SpongeBob as well as The Fairly OddParents and Jimmy Neutron.…

March 9, 2014, 8:59 PM EDT

A Look at What the Broadcast TV Networks Have in Store for 2014-15 Pilot season offers the same old, same old

“Time is a flat circle. Everything we’ve ever done or will do, we’re gonna do over and over and over again.” —Rustin Cohle While his musings have more to do with…

March 9, 2014, 8:58 PM EDT

Suits Star Patrick J. Adams Obsesses Over Instagram Also spends some quality time on Twitter

Specs Who Patrick J. Adams Age 32 Accomplishments Stars as Mike Ross on USA’s Suits (Season 3 returns March 6 at 9/8c); set to appear in NBC’s upcoming miniseries adaptation of Rosemary’s Baby Base Los…

March 5, 2014, 12:02 PM EST

Dish-Disney Carriage Deal Disables the Hopper Many concessions in long-term distribution pact

Six months after the expiration of their joint carriage deal, the Walt Disney Co. and Dish Network have agreed to a long-term pact that will not only keep ABC, ESPN…

March 4, 2014, 12:08 PM EST

You Won't Believe How Big TV Still Is Staggering viewership numbers and dominant revenue figures

As the upfronts approach and the NewFronts try again to imitate them, expect to hear a lot about the twilight of traditional television with the rise of digital video. But…

March 2, 2014, 10:41 PM EST

Walking Dead Breathes Life Into AMC Networks Zombie drama helps fuel 31% lift in Q4 ad sales

Powered by the voracious and indefatigable phenomenon that is The Walking Dead, AMC Networks enjoyed a strong fourth quarter, boosting ad sales revenue 31 percent to $205 million. Advertiser demand for…

February 27, 2014, 3:39 PM EST

Robert Rodriguez Will Make Sure His New Network Gets His Movies First Hits the ground running with From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series

At a breakfast at the Lamb's Club in Manhattan today, Robert Rodriguez, founder and chairman of the El Rey Network, was voluble on topics ranging from the vampire prosthetics in…

February 26, 2014, 3:22 PM EST

Can't Wait for Mad Men's April 13 Return? Watch Don's Entire Journey So Far in 2 Minutes And no, it isn't pretty

How many times can a two-minute recap of Don Draper's six-season-long journey on Mad Men capture the off-the-rails boozer puking into a potted plant? Zero. But the rest of his…

February 25, 2014, 12:01 PM EST

Piers Morgan Never Really Arrived on CNN and Now He's Leaving Will Bill Weir replace him 'sometime in March'?

Piers Morgan's 9 p.m. show on CNN is ending, the host told the New York Times' David Carr. Morgan is one of the few remaining high-profile hires from Jonathan Klein's…

February 23, 2014, 9:42 PM EST

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