Jason Lynch

Jason Lynch

Jason Lynch is Adweek's TV/Media Editor.
Jason Lynch is Adweek's TV/Media Editor, overseeing trends, technology, personalities and programming across broadcast, cable and streaming video. Formerly TV Editor for People magazine, he has been covering the TV and movie industries for two decades.

With Stephen Colbert, CBS Prepares for a Late Night Ad Windfall

Tonight, Stephen Colbert hosts a late-night show—CBS' The Late Show With Stephen Colbert—for the first time since The Colbert Report ended last December. It's the longest time the comedian has gone without performing in front of a live audience in almost three decades.

How USA’s Mr. Robot Hacked the Problem of Summer TV

In a summer stuffed with more TV options than ever, the most buzzed about show wasn't Orange Is the New Black or True Detective, but Mr. Robot, USA's acclaimed new hacker drama. An antithesis to USA's usual "blue skies" formula, Mr.

Here’s What Surprised Showtime After It Began Offering a Streaming Service

Two months after its launch, Showtime's streaming-only subscriber service has been eye-opening for the network.

Here’s How The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Will Shake Up Late-Night Advertising

When it comes to late-night dominance among advertisers, Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert were the clear winners in recent years. But starting next week, it will likely all come down to Colbert and Jimmy Fallon.

Adult Swim Is Touring the Country With a Pop-Up Drive-In Theater

When Adult Swim tours the country, you can bet it will be with a large, inflatable object in tow.

Hulu Finally Launches Ad-Free Version, Priced at $11.99 a Month

Hulu has been working steadily over the past year to close the gap with Netflix, and now the company has unveiled a true game changer in its battle with other streaming services: a commercial-free option for subscribers.

Hoping to Deflate Stephen Colbert’s Debut Week, The Tonight Show Books Donald Trump

Stephen Colbert has been making headlines for the eclectic group of guests he's lined up for his Late Show debut next week—guests like George Clooney, Elon Musk and Uber CEO Travis Kalanick.

Scripps Launches TV Everywhere, Complete With Targeted Advertising

Another TV company is diving into TV Everywhere, with Scripps Networks Interactive now offering livestreaming of HGTV, Travel Channel, Food Network, DIY Network and Cooking Channel.

Here’s How Brands Can Make a Splash on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

CBS is just a week away from the launch of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, which it hopes will shake up the late-night landscape in more ways than one.

IFC Is the Second Network to Postpone a Show That Echoes Virginia Shootings

A second network has decided to delay an episode of one of its shows because of similarities with Wednesday's tragic shootings in Virginia.