Topic: The Killing

Walking Dead Breathes Life Into AMC Networks

Zombie drama helps fuel 31% lift in Q4 ad sales

Powered by the voracious and indefatigable phenomenon that is The Walking Dead, AMC Networks enjoyed a strong fourth quarter, boosting ad sales revenue 31 percent to $205 million. Advertiser demand for…

Low Winter Sun Loses 55% of Key Demo in Second Frame

New AMC drama drops more than half of its demo despite Breaking Bad lead-in

The sun just got a lot lower: AMC's much-anticipated new cop drama Low Winter Sun lost more than half of its demo viewership in its second episode, logging a 0.5…

Video-on-Demand Ad Mart Is Pretty Pathetic

There's little evidence that a Web-like dynamic market has materialized

I don’t have diabetes. And while I’m getting up there, I’m not on Medicare. Not even close. So why is Time Warner or BBC America so inclined to push Medicare diabetes…

On the Set of Mad Men, Everyone Plays Cribbage

Kevin Rahm explains

Who Kevin Rahm Age 42 Accomplishments Stars as ad exec (and amateur pilot) Ted Chaough on AMC’s Mad Men; previously played Lee McDermott on ABC’s Desperate Housewives and Kyle McCarty on CBS’…

Actually, 'The Killing' Is Going to Be Back on AMC After All

No truth to the straight-to-Netflix rumors

It's official: AMC's hotly debated crime drama The Killing will return to the network for a third season, despite having been apparently canceled and then reportedly sold to Netflix to…

AMC Snuffs Out ‘The Killing’

Fox TV Studios in search of a new network partner for mystery series

AMC has snuffed out The Killing. The cable network on Friday announced that “after much deliberation.” it would not go forward with a third season of the serial procedural. The decision to…

Game of DVRs

Cable networks go all in on Sunday nights, offering up a tsunami of premium programming that's put recorders into overdrive

So, anything good on cable on Sunday night in April? Well, let’s see. There’s HBO’s Game of Thrones, Veep and Girls; AMC’s Mad Men and The Killing; Lifetime’s Army Wives…

'Dead' Breathes Life Into AMC Networks

Zombie thriller helps scare up huge Q4 profits

Driven by a significant uptick in ad sales dollars, AMC Networks today reported a 53 percent jump in fourth-quarter profits. The New York-based cable network group, which houses AMC, IFC, the…