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CBS Wins No. 1 Spot in TV's Coveted 18-49 Demo and Adds New Comedies to Stay on Top

Network beats NBC and proves appeal with younger viewers

Several networks have claimed that they are No. 1 in some demo or another during upfronts this week. Today it was time to hear from the only network that can…

Future of Telenovelas Split at Telemundo and Univision as the Genre Evolves

One doubles down, another moves away

Much like their American cousin the soap opera, telenovelas, which originated in Latin America, have the same sappy tone, breakneck production schedule and five-times-a-week run. But as U.S. Hispanic audiences…

Kiefer Sutherland's New Series Gives ABC's Muted Upfront Pitch an Explosive Finish

Designated Survivor looks like a hit

The key to planning a big event like a broadcast upfront presentation is that if you start big and end big, everything else in between ultimately doesn't matter that much. That's…

ABC Study Makes the Best Case Yet That TV Advertising Is Still Superior to Digital

Network unveils findings during upfront

For the past two and a half weeks, digital video players and networks have been engaged in a war of words and stats (some of them dubiously parsed) to bolster…

ABC's New President Makes Her Mark With Major Schedule Changes for Fall

TGIT gets its first non-Shonda Rhimes show

For her first fall schedule, new ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey proved she's not afraid to shake things up in an attempt to reverse ABC's slide to fourth place among…

Fox Continued the Assault on Digital Media Metrics, and Wowed Buyers With a Solid New Slate

Slams 'non-premium, subprime' digital video

Just two events into the broadcast upfronts, the theme of this week is already clear: After absorbing punches from digital video companies for two weeks during the NewFronts, where they…

Why Telemundo's Boss Is Keeping His Sights Set on the Other Football

Cesar Conde takes the World Cup to ad buyers

Specs Current gig Chairman, NBCUniversal International Group and NBCU Telemundo Enterprises Previous gig President, Univision Networks Age 42 Twitter @cesarconde_ Adweek: You have a big portfolio as chairman of the NBCU International…

NBCUniversal Asserts Its Dominance Over Digital Video Players

Holds 'biggest upfront that has ever existed'

First things first: NBCUniversal did indeed follow through with its repeated promises to pull off its first combined upfront presentation—rolling together two broadcast networks, 15 cable networks and all of…

Fox Will Fill Its American Idol Void With 24, Prison Break and Other Familiar Brands

Several movies get reboots as TV shows

Fox's lineup is going to feel awfully familiar next season. No, the network isn't fielding mostly the same lineup as this season; on the contrary, the network will be without American…

Steve Harvey's Secret to Making 5 Shows at the Same Time? Relatability and Humor

And TV's busiest man is ready to take on even more

NBC's Sunday night audience vanishes after Sunday Night Football concludes each January, so the network had modest expectations for the 18-49 demo performance of Steve Harvey's variety series Little Big…

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