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5 Predictions From TV Network Execs Last Year That Were Way Off

Not every show's a winner. Just ask these network chiefs

You'll hear a variety of pop hits during TV network upfront presentations, but the only song that really should be part of the soundtrack this week is Everything is Awesome…

National Geographic Channel Brings Back Explorer, Partners with GE and Gets Funny

Science and comedy highlight Nat Geo's offerings

Guests were greeted Wednesday by a puppy named Marley, who's up for adoption, as they entered the National Geographic Channel's upfront event at swanky Má Pêche beneath the famed Momofuku…

Dennis Quaid's Viral Freak-Out Was Just a Funny or Die Stunt

And great marketing for his new drama on streaming network Crackle

Dennis Quaid hinted Tuesday that a viral video which appeared to show him having an on-set freak-out might have been a joke. Well, it turns out it was. The clip was captured on…

TV One Unveils a Wealth of New Programming as It Continues to Grow

Black-focused network is outperforming BET, Lifetime and Oxygen

TV One introduced an ambitious slate of new programs and original movies Tuesday. "We're growing big, and we're growing fast," said a confident Brad Siegel, president of the 11-year-old, black-focused network…

Crackle Taps Dennis Quaid, Bryan Cranston for New Shows

Jerry Seinfeld returns to streaming network, and takes swipe at YouTube

As the line between digital and linear programming blurs, Crackle doesn't want to be seen just as a brand's online ad option. It also doesn't want to be just another…

ABC Family Doubles Down on Original Programming to Reach Young Women

Wants to own the 'becomer' audience

As women between 14 and 29 enter new life phases, ABC Family wants to be the channel they flip to for programming that helps them navigate the next step. The cable…

Not a Fan of the Name 'Fear the Walking Dead'? Here's the Creator's Best Explanation

Hey, it could be worse, says Robert Kirkman

When AMC recently announced its Walking Dead "companion show" (not a spinoff, the network is quick to note), the name wasn't a hit with every fan. Fear the Walking Dead seemed…

‘Queen of Instagram’ Gayle King Spills Her Guilty TV Pleasures

She's got a weakness for infomercials—and Andy Cohen

Specs Who Gayle King Age 60 Claim to fame Co-host of CBS This Morning (weekdays at 7 a.m.) and editor at large of O, The Oprah Magazine (currently celebrating its 15th anniversary) Base New…

Ice-T and Coco Are Getting a Daytime Talk Show

Couple plans to showcase 'hip, married humor and honesty'

Actor Ice-T and wife Coco Austin are bringing their act to daytime TV. Ice & Coco will get a three-week test run this summer on several FOX-owned stations. Telepictures, which is…

A Day After Their Season Premieres, HBO Renews Veep and Silicon Valley

Sunday night comedies get the green light

The day after the season premieres of Veep and Silicon Valley, HBO announced it's renewing the two Sunday night comedies for 2016. "Veep and Silicon Valley are terrific series, and I'm…

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