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'Simply Too Much Television' Is Being Made Today, FX Networks CEO Says

Audiences must choose from 400 scripted shows and counting

Audiences aren't the only ones who have become overwhelmed by all the TV content available to them. At least one network head also agrees enough is enough. "This is simply too…

Fox News Shatters Cable News Record With GOP Debate

The Donald Trump show draws 24 million

Donald Trump may not be appreciating Fox News today, but Fox News sure has Trump to thank for giving the network its most-watched program ever. In fact last night's GOP debate,…

CBS Is Commanding a Record $5 Million for 30-Second Super Bowl Ads

Up 11% from last year's game

The cost of advertising during the Super Bowl continues to rise, setting CBS up for a record haul for next February's big game. During the company's earnings call on Wednesday, CBS…

Amazon Studios Chief Talks Woody Allen, Today's New Pilots and Ratings

Roy Price plots his streaming service's future

Just two and a half years ago, Amazon Studios did not exist as a streaming service. But since then, Amazon has slowly but surely built up a stable of original…

In a Year of Poignant TV Farewells, Jon Stewart's Topped Them All

Fond goodbyes from his peers, protégés and punching bags

This past year has felt like an extended period of mourning for TV lovers, as one iconic legend or program after another has bowed out. David Letterman, Stephen Colbert (and…

Here's How Empire Will Try to Top Itself in Season 2

More episodes, bigger guest stars and spinoff plans

What does the biggest freshman series in a decade do for an encore? That's the challenge for Empire, Fox's massively successful hip-hop soap opera, as it returns for Season 2. The…

John Stamos Had a 4-Letter Reaction to the Title of His New Fox Show

Grandfathered star also juggles Fuller House

After striking out with TV pilots for much of the last decade, John Stamos is thrilled to be starring in Fox's new sitcom, Grandfathered, playing a bachelor who discovers he…

Joel McHale Sets the Record Straight About Community: It's Not Canceled

Show's star caused firestorm, clarifies remarks

Joel McHale wants to set the record straight about Community after appearing to confirm the cult comedy's demise earlier this week. "Community is not canceled," McHale told Adweek today. Discussing the fate…

To Win Back Audiences, Fox Is Reviving 'Prison Break'

Network leans on familiar brands and faces—and Empire

As it tries to break through the crowded TV landscape and pull itself out of its fourth-place finish last season among adults ages 18 to 49, Fox is hoping to…

How Amazon Took a Good CBS Pilot and Made It Great

Sneaky Pete gets a new life on the streaming service

Transparent's critical acclaim has been both a blessing and a curse for Amazon. While the show's 11 Emmy nominations and two Golden Globe wins have helped legitimize the streaming service…

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