Wendy McMahon was named President, ABC Owned Television Stations Group, replacing Rebecca Campbell, recently named President, The Walt Disney Company EMEA. For the past several years, McMahon has served as Senior Vice President, Digital for the ABC Owned Stations Group.
Today Show alum Ann Curry will anchor and exec produce TNT’s M.D. Live (working title), a medical series co-produced by Turner and Lionsgate that will crowdsource solutions for people with mysterious medical conditions. The two-hour weekly, multiplatform event is set to launch in 2019. “Harnessing the full power of both television and technology to connect […]
Team Coco and TBS are bringing back the comedy pop-up launched last July at San Diego Comic-Con. TeamCocoHouse will open its doors as part of the 15th annual New York Comedy Festival from November 7-November 10, showcasing stand-ups, podcasts, musical acts and magicians hand-picked by Conan O’Brien, as well as appearances by O’Brien and friends.
NBC’s Sunday Night Football saw the Chiefs/Patriots battle notch a 14.6/25 in overnight Nielsen numbers. That marks the best score for the SNF franchise since Week 1 of 2017 and is up 34% over the equivalent 2017 game to mark the fifth straight week of double digit increases for the show. The game also marked […]
In baseball, ALCS Game 2 on TBS, presented by the Google Assistant, ranked as the top program of the entire day for cable, snagging a 4.1 overnight rating. That is up 86% over the 2016 ALCS Game 2 on TBS. ALCS Game 2 across Turner’s TV Everywhere platforms is up 50% in live streaming minutes […]
Marvel martial arts series Iron Fist will not make it season three – at least not on Netflix. “Everyone at Marvel Television and Netflix is proud of the series and grateful for all of the hard work from our incredible cast, crew and showrunners,” said the companies. “While the series on Netflix has ended, the […]