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TLC Removes 19 Kids and Counting From Schedule Following Molestation Claims

Network faces second abuse controversy in 7 months

Here we go again: for the second time in seven months, TLC is embroiled in a child molestation scandal involving the stars of one of its most popular reality shows.  On…

Dino-mite! Inside Animal Planet's Partnership With Jurassic World

Exclusive Chris Pratt footage will air during Sunday's ‘Jurassic-Sized’ River Monsters finale

Animal Planet isn't the first network one would think of for a big movie partnership, but the Discovery Communications channel has teamed up with a potential summer blockbuster: Jurassic World. The…

USA's Playing House Stars Hilariously Explain TV Industry Acronyms

You down with OTT?

Acronyms were flying at the upfronts last week, which is why we brought you the guide to sorting out MVPD, SVOD and everything in between. NBCU Cable Entertainment had the…

David Letterman's Finale Was Watched by 13.8 Million, His Largest Audience Since 1994

Here's how it compared to other late-night farewells

David Letterman's final Late Show was watched by 13.76 million viewers, making it the Late Show's largest audience since Feb. 25, 1994, on a night that saw CBS' coverage of…

Why Matthew Weiner Ended Mad Men With 'the Best Ad Ever Made'

The creator settled on the finale's Coca-Cola conclusion 4 years ago

"I did think, why not end the show with the greatest commercial ever made?" After three days of silence, that was Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner's explanation Wednesday night of how…

What NBC Needs to Do to Remain the No. 1 Network

Winning for a third straight season will take new comedy, Thursday hits

Four years ago, NBC was stuck in fourth place among adults 18 to 49, the same last-place slot it occupied among the major broadcasters since Friends went off the air…

The Top 10 Ways David Letterman’s Final Late Show Was Perfect

Lots of clips and lots of laughs in supersized show

For his 6,028th and final late-night broadcast Wednesday, David Letterman saved his best—or at least, his "best of"—for last, as the legendary host stepped down after 33 years. Befitting a talk…

How CBS' Supergirl Trailer Became a Viral Sensation

Clip has garnered more than 10 million views in just a week

George Schweitzer has spent 20 years overseeing the trailers for the new shows CBS unveils at its upfront presentations each May. "It used to be we showed them in Carnegie…

Whether It’s Online or IRL, Bar Rescue’s Jon Taffer Is All About Authenticity

He’s got a new app in the works for aspiring nightclub moguls

Specs Age 60 Claim to fame Host of Spike TV's Bar Rescue (new episodes begin Sunday, June 21); president of Nightclub & Bar Media Group and Taffer Media Base Las Vegas Twitter @jontaffer What's the…

Mad Men Series Finale Was the Hit AMC Show's Most-Watched Episode

Draws 3.3 million viewers Sunday

They may not by M*A*S*H numbers (106 million viewers for the series finale) or even Seinfeld (76 million), but the Mad Men series finale drew a respectable 3.29 million viewers,…

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