Programming & Performance With Many Broadcast Shows Delayed, Cable Makes a Fall Play for Advertisers and Audiences AMC, FX and Food Network seek to take advantage of early-season void Production for Fargo, as well as many other popular series, was paused early in the pandemic. Matthias Clamer/FX By Jason Lynch October 4, 2020 Broadcast ratings for the early days of the new TV season dropped by one-third as broadcasters mounted makeshift schedules to fill the void until their top-tier scripted series can return later in the year. Click for more from this issue This story first appeared in the Oct. 5, 2020, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe. Jason Lynch @jasonlynch email@example.com Jason Lynch is TV Editor at Adweek, overseeing trends, technology, personalities and programming across broadcast, cable and streaming video.