Good news for The Blacklist

Good news for The Blacklist (David Giesbrecht)

NBC renewed The Blacklist for season four. The crime drama, returning from winter break on Thursday, January 7, joins freshman Blindspot and Dick Wolf’s Chicago Fire and Chicago P.D. on the net’s renewal list.

Betty White game show

Whoa Betty!

FremantleMedia North America’s digital multicast network, BUZZR, will count down the 12 days leading to Christmas with holiday programming featuring game show regular Betty White. Starting Monday, December 14, BUZZR will air game show episodes featuring White at 8p, ending with 24-hour marathon “A Betty White Christmas” on Friday, December 25.

Fox News duo suspended

Stacey Dash

Fox News contributors Lt. Col. Ralph Peters and Stacey Dash have been suspended for two weeks, after remarks they made about President Barack Obama following his address on terrorism on Sunday. While appearing on Fox Business Network, Peters using the words “a total p—y” to describe the President’s remarks, and Dash said the President didn’t […]

Univision smacks down Trump lawsuit

Trump (almost) breaks Fox News record

On Friday, Univision asked the court to dismiss GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump’s $500 million lawsuit that claims the network unjustly terminated a five-year, $13.5 million deal to broadcast the Miss USA pageant. Univision dropped the show last summer, after Trump made derogatory comments about immigrants in a June 16 speech announcing his candidacy. In […]

Shalaine Woodley HBO-bound?

Shalaine Woodley HBO-bound

Shailene Woodley (Secret Life of the American Teenager) is closing in on a deal to join HBO’s Big Little Lies. The limited series stars Oscar winners Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon. Kidman leaked the news Saturday at India’s Hindustan Times Leadership Summit.

NATPE takes up more space in Miami

NATPE takes up more space in Miami Beach

NATPE president and CEO Rod Perth said this year’s market, taking place January 19-21, will be kicking up more sand in Miami Beach. “With all of our most important numbers tracking ahead of last year’s capacity turnout, we have moved to substantially increase our physical space in 2016 by expanding to the Eden Roc next […]

Tania O’Connor elevated at Univision Communications

Tania O'Connor elevated at Univision Communications

Tonia O’Connor has been elevated to the newly-created position of Chief Commercial Officer and President of Content Distribution at Univision Communications Inc. Under O’Connor’s leadership, UCI is putting greater emphasis on diversifying its portfolio of assets by bringing together its Corporate Development and Enterprise groups under one function called Enterprise Development, a division that will […]