Topic: Big Brother

CBS All Access Bulks Up With Originals as It Prepares to Take on Hulu and Netflix

Looks to quadruple its subscribers by 2020

During CBS' last earnings call in July, analysts who were expecting CBS Corp. CEO and chairman Leslie Moonves to do little more than brag about his network's big upfront gains…

CBS All Access’ First Original Series, a Digital-Only Big Brother Spinoff, Premieres Sept. 28

One week after original's season finale on CBS

CBS All Access certainly isn't taking it easy ahead of the Labor Day weekend. One day after rolling out an ad-free version of its streaming service, the company has announced…

For This Brooklyn Nine-Nine Star, Social Media Is Like Smoking

Plus, the app that gives Chelsea Peretti a sense of freedom

Specs Age 37 Claim to fame Stars as Gina on Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Sundays, 8:30 p.m. on Fox) Base Los Angeles Twitter @chelseaperetti Adweek: How addicted are you to social media? Chelsea Peretti: I've said on…

The X Factor Stumbles Out of the Gate

Record low ratings for Season 3 premiere

Fox has a black hole punched through the middle of its prime-time schedule, and if the Season 3 premiere of The X Factor is anything to go by, the void…

Pepsi, GM Bail on Fox's X Factor

Honda, P&G sign on for season 3

After serving as the flagship sponsor of Fox’s The X Factor for its first two seasons—an agreement that included extensive integrations and interactive elements—Pepsi has passed on a third go-around…

Blackout Has Negligible Impact on CBS Ratings

Declines for Under the Dome, but overall deliveries are steady

While the four-day blackout of the CBS signal in select Time Warner Cable markets thus far has had a negligible impact on prime-time ratings, the broadcaster did see some shrinkage…

Time Warner Cable Pulls the Plug on CBS

Network’s signal goes dark in New York; Los Angeles and Dallas to follow

CBS has gone dark in New York. In the latest development in the ongoing carriage dispute between CBS and the Time Warner Cable, the local affiliate went off the air this…

Marketing to Kids Is an Obstacle Course

Less inventory, more restrictions

If you’re advertising in the $1 billion kids marketplace, you’ll need to accommodate a bit more in the way of oversight, both from traditional antagonists like watchdog groups and from…

Summertime Blues: New Off-Season Broadcast Series Founder

Sports and old standbys keeping networks afloat

Like a Band-Aid floating in a public swimming pool, broadcast’s new summer series are turning out to be a total bummer. Of the nine new shows introduced thus far in the…

Shattered ‘Glass’: Poor Showing For ABC Reality Show

Controversial ‘Big Brother’ copycat flops in premiere

In a nod to a rival network’s attempts to block the launch of The Glass House, ABC on Monday night introduced its new reality series as “the show they didn’t want…