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7 Advertisers Have Seen Enough of NBC's 'The Playboy Club' Because it's risqué or because it sucks?

Is it moral indignation that has caused seven advertisers to drop out of NBC's new series The Playboy Club? Or could it be pressure from Tim Winter and the often-apoplectic…

September 28, 2011, 2:51 PM EDT

Which Is Your Favorite Poster From the Fall TV Season? Here are 36 ads to choose from

Sarah Michelle Gellar shows a little side boob as the star of the CW's Ringer. Michael C. Hall sports bloody avenging-angel wings for Showtime's Dexter. The paper pushers from NBC's…

September 16, 2011, 12:39 PM EDT

Marketing Predictions for Season 13 Cast of 'Dancing With the Stars' It's going to be a tough year

As he did last season, Octagon First Call's David Schwab, who helps brands assess the value of celebrities for ad campaigns, is giving us his predictions for the marketing potential…

August 31, 2011, 1:12 PM EDT

Ashton Kutcher's Curtain Call for 'Two and a Half Men'

After putting his clothes back on, Ashton Kutcher officially takes Charlie Sheen's place alongside Jon Cryer and Angus T. Jones in this reworked version of the iconic curtain shot for…

August 1, 2011, 2:18 PM EDT

'Two and a Half Men' Now More Naked With Ashton Kutcher

Hands up right now: Which red-blooded American women out there never ever want to see Jon Cryer naked? How about his young Two and a Half Men costar, Angus T.…

July 19, 2011, 3:57 PM EDT

Justin Bieber Makes a Better Fragrance Ad With Jimmy Fallon

Justin Bieber continues to keep things butch with his new fragrance, Someday, the ad for which sent the Beliebers into fits of ecstasy a few weeks back. Now, Bieber is…

June 28, 2011, 9:26 AM EDT

Six Questions: Ben Silverman Advertising: 'A business that has traditionally relied on whiskey and Cokes to get through the night'

June 24, 2011, 12:28 PM EDT

On PBS, More Frequent Words From Our Sponsors

We all knew the day would come when PBS would incorporate promotional breaks into the middle of its programming, but it's still kinda sad that they'll be officially doing so…

June 2, 2011, 10:35 AM EDT

Telemundo Upfront Focuses on Demographic Shift NBCU sees 'future of our company'

As guests left the Telemundo upfront last night at the Museum of Natural History (the first upfront the network held in three years), they were handed shirts in packages with…

May 18, 2011, 7:40 AM EDT

Kimmel Skewers ABC in Upfront Bit It’s what he does, people

Jimmy Kimmel on Tuesday evening trotted out his now-familiar shtick for media buyers, taking jabs at home network ABC with a monologue that neatly skewered the very underpinnings of broadcast…

May 17, 2011, 6:50 PM EDT