Why CBS Is Slotting Stephen Colbert After Super Bowl 50

Looks to put Colbert in front of Tonight Show viewers

CBS has invested a lot of promotional to its revamped late-night lineup this year, but next February, both Stephen Colbert and James Corden will get their biggest push yet. The network…

Why NBC Has Already Renewed 3 Shows for Next Season

Blindspot the first freshman series to get a Season 2 order

Like its fellow broadcasters, NBC has refused to utter the c-word this fall. Along with Fox and ABC, it has trimmed episode orders for four low-rated series but hasn't officially…

Why Today Is the Most Important Day in Fox Business Network's History

Little-watched cable net will have a massive audience for GOP debate

Ever since its inception, Fox Business Network has struggled to gain a foothold in the financial world, but the eight-year-old channel will have its best opportunity to break out Tuesday…

3 Things to Know About Donald Trump's SNL Hosting Gig

Controversial candidate will bring in viewers, whether they like him or not

Donald Trump will host Saturday Night Live this weekend for the second time, but this will be very different than his 2004 appearance when he was a part of the…

Why TBS Is Airing the First Season of Its New Rashida Jones Comedy as a Marathon

Latest TV network to experiment with binge viewing

Prepare to see a whole lot of Rashida Jones in the new year. The actress, currently featured in a Verizon FiOS campaign, will soon star in the new TBS comedy, Angie…

CBS Is Bringing Back Star Trek, but It Won't Air on TV

First series made exclusively for CBS All Access

CBS is bringing back Star Trek, but the new series will boldly go where no previous iteration of the show has gone before: on a digital platform. In a first for…

The Average Viewer of the Third GOP Debate Lost Interest After Just One Hour

14 million watched on CNBC

Wednesday night's GOP presidential debate on CNBC—in which the moderators got more attention than the candidates—was watched by 14 million people. While that's a record audience for CNBC, it's significantly…

As Joe Earley Steps Down, Fox Says It Will Go Forward Without a COO

Departure has been in the works for most of the year

Fox Television Group is losing one of its top execs, as COO Joe Earley announced he will leave the company at the end of the year. While such a big departure…

The Weather Channel's Future Just Got Harder to Predict After Digital Sell-Off

IBM purchases website, apps and data assets

The Weather Company has agreed to sell its digital and data assets—including, a suite of apps, its forecasting technology and the Weather Company brand—to IBM in a deal valued…

Fox Will Air Miss Universe and Miss USA, but Donald Trump Is No Longer Involved

NBC dropped the beauty pageants in June

The Miss Universe and Miss USA pageants got a new owner last month, and now they have a new TV home: Fox. Fox will air the 64th Miss Universe Pageant live…