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.

CBS Orders Silence of the Lambs Sequel Series, Focused on Clarice Starling

CBS becomes the latest broadcast network to stock up on prime-time specials and big series orders to compete with streaming services.

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Will Host 2021 Golden Globes as NBC Sets Long-Term Event Strategy

NBC is the latest broadcaster to embrace major events as the best way to set itself apart from its growing number of streaming rivals.

The CW Chief Mark Pedowitz Promoted to CEO and Chairman

Mark Pedowitz, who has been president of The CW since 2011, was named chairman and CEO of the network.

PBS Hopes ‘Distinctive’ Logo Refresh Connects Viewers Across All Platforms

PBS is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year with a logo refresh that it hopes will help its viewers stay more connected with the brand across all platforms.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Channels the ’80s for Totally Rad Season 7 Trailer

NBC unveiled a totally awesome promo for Brooklyn Nine-Nine, creating an ’80s-style spot for the sitcom’s upcoming seventh season.

FX on Hulu Will Make FX Brand ‘More Valuable,’ Says John Landgraf

Rather than signal a shift away from linear, FX on Hulu will be a "transformative opportunity," said FX Networks chairman John Landgraf.

FX Gives Ryan Murphy’s American Horror Story a 3-Season Renewal

FX has given a three-season renewal to American Horror Story, its anthology horror series from Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk.

AT&T Pulls Plug on Audience Network, Which Will Become HBO Max Preview Channel

AT&T is pulling the plug on Audience Network, and will “transition” it this spring to a preview channel for HBO Max.

Alex Trebek Says He Won’t Retire as Jeopardy! Host ‘in the Near Future’

Alex Trebek isn’t letting his age (79) or last year’s stage 4 pancreatic cancer diagnosis get in the way of his Jeopardy! hosting duties.

ABC Sets Monthly Event Strategy and Orders Pilot for Thirtysomething Revival

ABC will air at least one live or tent-pole event every month to leverage the power of broadcast television over its streaming rivals.