Topic: Ted Sarandos

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…

Who Might Replace Fox Chairman Kevin Reilly? Probably Not John Landgraf

Upfront season departure leaves awkward questions for ad execs

Fox's chairman Kevin Reilly has stepped down after much upfront-season speculation about how much longer the exec's tenure would last. In his absence he leaves... no one, yet. Reilly's direct reports…

Reed Hastings Takes a Loud Shot at HBO

'His password is netflixbitch'

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings took a jab on tonight's earnings call at the network his company sees as its chief competitor: Time Warner pay-cabler HBO. Richard Plepler, co-president of the…

Netflix Knocks a Dollar Off Its SD Streaming Service for New Users [Updated]

Lower rate will 'definitely' roll out to a wider range

Netflix has cracked down on password sharing this year (the streaming service has a $12-per-month plan if you want to stream on four devices simultaneously), but it looks like there's…

Netflix Gets Massive Sub Bump in Q3

Strong stock price, high revenue boost solid earnings report

Netflix saw a major increase in subscribers in Q3, bringing in another 1.29 million domestic subs during the quarter (up a whopping 11 percent) and 1.44 million in foreign markets.…

Netflix Shares Fall as Q2 Subscriber Numbers Disappoint

Arrested Development didn’t scare up very many paying customers

Shares of Netflix fell in after-hours trading Monday as the company’s strong second-quarter revenue performance was undermined by somewhat underwhelming subscriber growth. As analysts began to react to Netflix’s Q2 earnings,…

Looks Like the Windowing Wars Are Back When It Comes to Digital/Cable TV

Amazon deal for Viacom from Netflix echoes HBO-Starz tiffs

At the FX upfront breakfast this year, John Landgraf said something surprising: the company was rolling out a new digital service called FX Now. Part of the service (which is…