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Topic: FX

How Pizza Hut Ended Up in The People v. O.J. Simpson

Chain stepped in after Domino's didn’t give permission

The Ford Bronco was front and center during last night's episode of FX's hit miniseries, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story, which covered Simpson's efforts to flee authorities…

Why FX’s Bizarre New Clown Comedy 'Baskets' Is Obsessed With Costco and Arby’s

Eschewing the 'fake brand' in favor of authenticity

FX's quirky comedy Baskets, starring Zach Galifianakis, is one of the season's strangest new series—it's the kind of show you'll either love or never want to watch again. The comedy,…

American Crime Story's Connie Britton Is Mystified by the Internet’s Obsession With Her Hair

And why she's afraid to watch Making a Murderer

Specs Age 48 Claim to fame Star of FX's American Crime Story (premieres Feb. 2) and ABC's Nashville (returns March 16) Base Los Angeles and Nashville Twitter @conniebritton Adweek: What's the first information you consume…

How the Steady Stream of Creative Talent Moving From N.Y. to L.A. Became a Flood

The lure of sun, fun and opportunity

A dyed-in-the-wool New York advertising professional, Patricia Korth-McDonnell had heard all the clichés about Los Angeles as an endless parking lot, a cultural wasteland and, perhaps most relevant, a professional…

Q&A: How Fargo’s Showrunner Made the Best Television You’ll See This Fall

Noah Hawley on nurturing the brand

While there may be "too much television" on the air, there has been a lack of truly great TV this fall. None of the 22 new broadcast shows have broken through…

FXX Speeds Up Expansion Plans With Help From Shows New and Old

'You're the Worst' crosses over from FX

Stephen Falk wasn't sure how to react when he got the news that his critically acclaimed but low-rated FX sitcom, You're the Worst, would move to FXX for Season 2.…

FX Snatches Up the TV Rights to Air Straight Outta Compton

Continues movie spending spree

Though it's not clear how much of the 147 minutes FX will be able to show on basic cable, the company said today it has acquired exclusive U.S. commercial television…

'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…

How FX Is Facing Down the Challenges of Promoting Season 2 of The Strain

Sets animated prequel, online course

Devising a marketing campaign for the return of 2014's top-rated freshman cable scripted series among adults 18-49 might seem easy—all those viewers will simply come back for more, right? But…

Despite Empire, Fox Finishes Upfront Sales With CPM Declines

Volume was flat for the restructured Fox Networks Group

Even having the biggest new hit in decades—all hail, Empire!—couldn't keep Fox from taking a hit as it closed this year's upfront sales.  Fox's CPMs were flat to as much as…

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