Steve Harvey is having a moment. Harvey-hosted Family Feud topped the syndication chart the week of June 8 for the first time with a 6.1 HH rating, up 33 percent from last year, and his talk show was up 6 percent to 1.8, for a year-to-year increase of 20 percent, the most of any talker. And that’s the week before ABC’s Harvey-hosted Celebrity Family Feud came out of the gate on to 8.5 million viewers and a 2.4 rating among A18-49.
It’s the end of the road for The Path. Hulu has canceled the Jason Katims-produced drama after three seasons. “While it’s sad that The Path is ending, I’m brimming with gratitude and pride,” said creator Jessica Goldberg. “It was a gift to be able to tell challenging and emotional stories for three seasons in this […]
Sony Crackle announced series orders and launch dates, casting moves and programs in development at its upfront in New York City on Tuesday. The Oath, the crime drama created by Joe Halpin and executive produced by Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, was greenlit for a sophomore season. The show is the platform’s most watched new original […]
Sports Illustrated’s subscription-video-on-demand streaming media network, Sports Illustrated TV is gearing up to expand its distribution with the launch of a direct-to-consumer app. SI TV, which launched in November 2017 on Amazon Channels, is now available on web browsers, rolling out on Roku, iOS and Android devices within the next week for $4.99/month or $49.99/year […]
The Stanley Cup Playoffs continue to deliver for NBC Sports, which reports an average Total Audience Delivery of 751,000 viewers through Sunday to mark the best tally in four years through the first 12 days of the playoffs. Coverage on NBC is the best since 2015, while cable coverage on NBCSN is the best in […]
TBS picked up a second season of The Last O.G., starring Tracy Morgan and Tiffany Haddish, and a third round of comedy/thriller Search Party. O.G. is 2018’s top cable comedy show, while Search grew double digits in its second season and became the fastest TBS original to reach one million views on VOD in season […]