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5 Surprises From Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg's New TV Series

'Martha & Snoop's Potluck Dinner Party' airs on VH1

It could be argued that 2016 is some kind of fever dream concocted in Willy Wonka's gondola tunnel.  One of the things we all need to accept is that Martha Stewart…

Fox News Unveils Nearly $30 Million Election-Night Studio

It caps a year of highs and lows for network

Jutting out toward Sixth Avenue in the 1973 skyscraper 1211 Avenue of the Americas is the newest and glitziest addition to Midtown Manhattan. After a year-long transformation, a former Charles…

The World Series and NFL Fuel a Fall Advertising Windfall for Fox Sports

Next up: the Super Bowl

Saying "be careful what you wish for, because you just might get it" is usually a warning, but it was more like a mantra for the Fox Sports ad sales…

The Cubs' Game 7 Win Is the Most-Watched World Series Game in 25 Years

40 million tuned in; Fox Sports took in more than $500,000 per ad

For one week, at least, baseball is once again bigger than football: 40 million people tuned in Wednesday night to watch the Chicago Cubs win its first World Series title…

Last Year's Biggest Freshman TV Hits Have Lost Momentum in Season 2

Blindspot, Mr. Robot can’t escape sophomore slump

For a new TV series, the only thing harder than becoming a freshman hit is maintaining that momentum in Season 2. Several of last year's biggest critical and commercial hits,…

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Have Been Spending the Most Money on These Ads

His late surge of daily national spend tops $1 million

As the presidential race enters its final week, Hillary Clinton has been dominating the national ad spend, but Donald Trump is making up for lost time with a late, pricey…

Carl's Jr. Used Live Ads to Sponsor a 72-Hour Livestream for Vice's New Gaming Site

The spots were an industry first

Waypoint, Vice's newest offshoot, doesn't want to be the typical gaming site, so it also didn't want to launch in a typical way. That's why Waypoint used a 72-hour livestream…

Less Is More for truTV, Which Cut Its Prime-Time Ads Almost in Half

Completes reinvention with new ad load

There's a lot more to see as truTV's original series return for their new seasons this fall. All of the network's prime-time original shows, including Impractical Jokers, Adam Ruins Everything…

A+E Networks Expands Its Branded Content With Hearst Magazines Digital Deal

Advertisers haven't signed on yet

One week after A+E Networks took branded content to a new level by co-producing a new "fully-shoppable" Lifetime lifestyle/home entertainment series with Wayfair, the company is making another big branded…

September Broadcast Ad Sales Dropped 13% Due to FanDuel and DraftKings' Rapid Decline

Average price of prime-time spot fell 7.6%

The demise of last fall's two biggest fantasy football players turned into an ugly reality for broadcasters' bottom lines in September. According to new data from Standard Media Index, broadcast television…

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