Topic: Bill Cosby

The Last 2 Networks Airing Bill Cosby's Shows Have Now Pulled Them

Centric and Bounce TV throw in the towel

As news broke that Bill Cosby had admitted to supplying drugs to young women he intended to have sex with, two more networks are severing ties with him. Bounce announced today…

Throwback Thursday: Bill Cosby, O.J. Simpson, Playboy Bunnies and a Tennis Tournament

It's not the setup for a joke

Yes, it really happened: Bill Cosby played O.J. Simpson in a celebrity tennis tournament attended by shapely women in bunny outfits. This ad announcing the festivities—the Cosby Celebrity Challenge—appeared in…

Resurgent NBC Sets Sights on Two Remaining Weak Spots: Thursdays and Comedies

Can it revive 'Must-See TV'?

When NBC entertainment chairman Robert Greenblatt started at the network in 2011, things looked bleak. NBC has now clawed its way back to first place in the 18-49 demographic, thanks…

Cosby Show Retrospective Quietly Pulled From Rebranded TV Guide Network's Lineup

Pop puts episode on 'permanent pause' due to scandal

TV Guide isn't the only once-beloved brand that Pop exec Brad Schwartz had to jettison from the network's relaunch. An hour-long program featuring Bill Cosby and going behind the scenes…

#TBT: 'Come Home to NBC' With Michael J. Fox and Betty White in These '80s Promos

They're just like family

NBC was on top of the television universe in the late '80s, with an arsenal of TV's most-watched shows, including The Cosby Show, Cheers, Family Ties and The Golden Girls.…

How Bill Cosby Went From TV's 'Most Persuasive' Pitchman to Its Most Radioactive

NBC pulls the plug, Netflix backs away

Three years ago, as Bill Cosby prepared to be inducted into the Advertising Hall of Fame as the first winner of the President's Award for Contributions to Advertising, he spoke…

6 Keys to Conquering SXSW

What you must know to defeat FOMO

Austin’s SXSW is never about just one thing, it’s about one more thing. Brands look to outdo each other, startups look to outshine each other and parties look to be…

Miracle Whip Takes Its 'Cause' to Web

Videos starring Tambor, Judd spoof PSAs

Kraft Foods’ Miracle Whip is shifting its “Keep an open mouth” campaign online with a series of deadpan videos from mcgarrybowen that mimic the look and feel of public service…