Belief, a television event exploring humankind’s ongoing search to connect with something greater than themselves, premieres Sunday, October 18 at 8p on OWN. The doc airs over seven consecutive nights.
Ovation acquired US broadcast and digital rights for four seasons of Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations from Discovery. The deal includes seasons 5-8 of the travel and food show, which include such Bourdain journeys as Beirut and Cuba, and the series finale set in Brooklyn. Series will begin airing on Ovation on June 6; episodes also […]
FX partnered with the Peabody Awards for TV special Stories of the Year, slated to air this summer, in which Peabody-winning writers and producers will explore social issues ranging from race to rape culture to multicultural representation in media in a roundtable moderated by comedian Hasan Minhaj. Peabody exec director Jeffrey Jones announced the docu-style […]
NBC continues its countdown toward its first-ever Indianapolis 500 this week, with the race shifting channels after a stories run on ABC on Sunday, with NBC Sports Group lining up eight hours of programming that includes a pre-race show on NBCSN at 9a; race coverage at 11a on NBC; and a post-race show at 4p […]
Saturday night’s Warriors victory over the Trail Blazers came in to rank as ESPN’s second highest rated NBA Conference Finals Game 3 ever, according to Nielsen, with a 5.4 metered market rating, up 17% over its 2017 Western Conference Finals Game 3, which was the last time ESPN carried the Western Finals in addition to […]
Kevin Reilly extended his contract with WarnerMedia through 2022 in a deal that adds truTV to his purview. Reilly is now President of TBS, TNT and truTV, in addition to Chief Creative Officer, WarnerMedia Direct-to-Consumer. “Kevin has a long-standing reputation as an industry leader and his accomplishments throughout his career – and particularly at this […]