Topic: TCA

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,…

Stephen Colbert Will Host a Live Election-Night Comedy Special for Showtime—Probably

Late Show won’t air that night, so he’ll jump to sister network

Stephen Colbert's resurgence this political season will continue on election night, Nov. 8, as the comedian hosts a live comedy special for Showtime. We think. David Nevins, president and CEO of…

The CW's New Streaming Deal With Netflix Won't Dent Ratings, the Network's Chief Says

High hopes for Supergirl

The CW is celebrating its 10th anniversary next month with a significant change. The network has stuck a deal with Netflix, whose subscribers will be able to stream full seasons…

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…

FX Chief Says There Could Be 500 Scripted Series Airing By 2017

Calls the trend 'probably unsustainable'

One year after coining the phrase "peak TV" to describe the overwhelming amount of TV available on broadcast, cable and streaming platforms, FX Networks and FX Productions CEO John Landgraf…

Fox Is Planning Major New Brand Partnerships and Integrations for Next Season

Including with Samsung and Shazam

Fox's 2016-17 schedule is packed with familiar brands like Lethal Weapon and 24 (which is being rebooted as 24: Legacy), but those shows didn't just score pickups because they might…

Ted Danson, Harry Connick Jr. and Other Celebs Recall Their Favorite Olympics Moments

From Nadia Comaneci to Mark Spitz

Every two years (and previously, every four years), viewers gathers around the TV to watch the Olympic Games, hoping to catch a glimpse of some of sports' most breathtaking moments.…

Amazon Dedicates September to Comedy by Releasing 4 Series, Including One From Woody Allen

Transparent also returns

The broadcast networks aren't the only ones rolling out most of their comedies when the new TV season kicks off in September. Amazon will debut four of its comedies, including…

The People V. O.J. Simpson, Mr. Robot and Black-ish Win TCA Awards

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee also honored

The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story cemented its status as one of the year's most acclaimed shows on Saturday, as it picked up three Television Critics Awards. At…

ABC Drops Its TGIT Thursday Night Branding Until Scandal Returns in January

Not the same without Shonda Rhimes' hit shows

Channing Dungey has been ABC Entertainment president for just six months, but she's already mastered an essential element of the job: Keep your network's most important producer happy. With that in…