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Gus Fring Was Behind That Clever Los Pollos Hermanos Ad for Better Call Saul

Giancarlo Esposito first dreamed it up during Breaking Bad

When AMC's Breaking Bad prequel Better Call Saul returns for Season 3 on April 10, the show will feature another familiar face from Breaking Bad: ruthless drug lord Gus Fring,…

Why Moving Full Frontal to Wednesdays Allows Samantha Bee to Better Cover Trump

Mondays caused 'kidney failure'

Something was different about Full Frontal with Samantha Bee's return to TBS last week, after its holiday hiatus. The program aired on Wednesday, its new weekly time slot, instead of…

Without Game of Thrones, HBO Will Rely on The Young Pope and Murderous Moms

Jude Law, Robert De Niro, Reese Witherspoon star in upcoming shows

Every spring since 2011, HBO has been able to rely on the new season of Game of Thrones and the audience surge that show provides. Last year, Season 6 helped…

Fox’s New 24: Legacy Hero Is on the Run in the World Trade Center Oculus

100-yard motion digital campaign launches Monday

24: Legacy's World Trade Center installation features the franchise's new hero, played by Corey Hawkins.Fox Fox's upcoming 24 reboot, 24: Legacy, doesn't take place in New York, but the series' new…

Why CBS Is Airing Its First Saturday Drama Series in 13 Years

Network hopes low-cost Ransom can outdraw its usual repeats

For decades, Saturday was an essential component of each broadcast network's prime-time schedule, but in recent years the networks have thrown in the towel on the night, which has the…

FX Hit Shows American Crime Story and Atlanta Won’t Return Until 2018

But the network has plenty to fill the gaps with

FX Networks CEO John Landgraf said today that "2016 was the best year in our 22-year history." But two of the biggest reasons for FX's commercial and critical success last…

The Week's 10 Most Digitally Engaging Ads

With more than 48,000 social actions, Apple's iPhone 7 spot takes the lead

Electronic communication is the name of the game in the latest weekly chart of the most digitally engaging commercials, according to TV ad-attention analytics company iSpot.tv. Five of the top 10…

As a Producer, Bryan Cranston Knew the Best Way to Save His Pilot Sneaky Pete Was to Act in It Himself

His new series hits Amazon Friday

When his iconic TV series Breaking Bad went off the air in 2013, Bryan Cranston wasn't looking to dive back into another series role. But in May 2015, when CBS…

Fox Sports CEO Says Super Bowl Ratings Have Become 'Bulletproof'

Dependent on the matchup, not the quality of the game

While NFL ratings were down across the board this season, the team putting together Super Bowl LI on Fox don't expect any spillover when the game is finally played on…

This Is (Not for) Us: Why Fox Handed the Year's Hottest Show to NBC

It produces the No. 1 series on 6 networks

As this season breakout freshman series, This Is Us keeps getting bigger, as last night's return notched a 3.0 in the 18-49 demo for the first time. And while Fox,…

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