Donald Trump Will Host Saturday Night Live on Nov. 7

NBC, which cut ties in June, can't get enough of him

For someone who's no longer in business with NBC, Donald Trump sure is spending a lot of time on the network.  The GOP presidential candidate will host the Nov. 7 episode…

Here's How Telemundo Plans to Help Brands Market to Millennials

NBCU network launches social-native strategy unit

Telemundo boasts one of the strongest reaches across social media, with roughly 60 million fans and followers. It now wants to share its expertise with brands. NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises' Digital and…

Beyond Blindspot, These Are the New Fall Shows Primed to Be Picked Up for Full Seasons

Plus, a few that could be on their way out

One of the early questions every fall, as the new TV season kicks off, is what will happen first—the season's first cancelation or its first full-season pickup (when a network…

The Next Stop for Presidential Hopefuls Who Want to Reach Millennials: BuzzFeed Videos

Former Pandora exec leads native ad effort

As the race for the White House heats up, BuzzFeed is looking to grab a big piece of the political advertising pie. The millennial-skewing website has launched a new native advertising…

Food Videos Are Now on the Menu at Condé Nast

A new culinary competitor to Food Network

The Condé Nast Food Innovation Group (FIG) is serving up something new for foodies. "There is a real need right now for innovative food programming," said Dawn Ostroff, president of Condé…

Q&A: How Fargo’s Showrunner Made the Best Television You’ll See This Fall

Noah Hawley on nurturing the brand

While there may be "too much television" on the air, there has been a lack of truly great TV this fall. None of the 22 new broadcast shows have broken through…

7 Shocking Character Deaths on Walking Dead, and Where the Actors Went Next

Not everyone survives a zombie apocalypse

As fans of AMC's The Walking Dead know, the popular series has chewed its way through a rotating cast of characters who get killed off each season (this is a…

Why AMC Should Prepare to End The Walking Dead, but Probably Won’t

The still entertaining show needs an endgame

A strange thing happened while I was watching the Season 6 premiere of The Walking Dead—I started identifying with the zombies. That's not to say the newest episode of AMC's hit…

These New TV Shows Are The Leaders When It Comes to Social Engagement

Microsoft, AT&T bought most ads on debuting series

The 2015-16 TV season has begun, and networks and advertisers are starting to make sense of the ratings battle. But which new series are winning the other battle that matters—the…

Buyers Love Advanced TV, Even Though They Still Aren’t Quite Sure What It Is

New study says spending is on the rise

Long live advanced TV! Wait—what is advanced TV again? Those are the somewhat contradictory findings from a new Interactive Advertising Bureau study released today called Advanced TV: Ad Buyer Perceptions. In…

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