Topic: Cbs

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…

Facetime: The Television Critics Association's Summer Press Tour

Leslie Moonves, Channing Dungey, Gary Newman and more

The Television Critics Association Summer 2016 Press Tour was in full swing, and TV's biggest executives and stars were out in full force in Los Angeles. Back in New York,…

CBS Chief Says Network 'Needs to Do Better' When It Comes to Diversity in Its Shows

Fall slate has 5 new series starring white guys

In one of the most contentious sessions of the Television Critics Association's summer press tour so far, CBS Entertainment president Glenn Geller was repeatedly questioned about the lack of diversity…

Upfront Postmortem: Buyers Assess This Year’s 'Ugly' Market

Networks secure big CPM gains, but trouble is on the horizon

Given how strong the scatter market had been last season, and the network execs' brash predictions of a lucrative upfront after a couple of lean years, buyers had entered upfront…

CBS Makes Good on Leslie Moonves' Vow of Double-Digit CPM Increases

First broadcaster to finish upfront business

After finishing the 2015-16 season as the No. 1 broadcast network in total viewers and adults 18-49, CBS has now become the first broadcast network to cross the upfront finish…

CBS Will Roll Out Its Fall Shows Over 7 Weeks

Thursday Night Football premieres Sept. 15

Most broadcast networks will be rolling out their fall shows in a compressed timeframe, but CBS is going to take its time next season. The network, which announced its fall premiere…

CBS Partners With McDonald’s and Coca-Cola for First Carpool Karaoke Integration

Selena Gomez segment kicks off summer sweepstakes

As The Late Late Show With James Corden's Carpool Karaoke has become a viral sensation, CBS had been eagerly looking to cash in on its success. On Monday night, the network…

CBS' New D.C. Series About Brain-Eating Alien Bugs Can't Compete With This Year's Crazy Election

BrainDead is a comic thriller with little of either

When it comes to TV shows about D.C. politics in 2016, truth is stranger than fiction. Even when the fiction involves brain-eating bugs from space. And that's the problem with BrainDead,…

CBS's Hamilton Promo for the Tony Awards Is One of the Best 360° Videos Ever

You're on the stage, not in the audience

Sure, we've all been seeing and hearing a lot from Hamilton, the hottest musical in years, but here's a video that puts other clips to shame. CBS' Facebook promo for Sunday's…