Endemol NewFront: May 2, 2014

YouTube make-up star Michelle Phan kicked off Endemol Beyond USA‘s NewFront presentation at The Monarch on Friday to announce that she and her women’s MCN FAWN (For All Women Network) will collaborate with Endemol to co-create new originals and mentor new talent for the young digital platform. “Michelle’s global following and her outstanding onscreen and […]

ESPN 2013

Upfront 2013: ESPN ESPN presented its upcoming lineup of series and specials at its Upfront at Best Buy Theater in New York’s Times Square. The lines of buyers and planners waiting to have their pictures taken with the likes of Colin Kaepernick, Mariano Rivera, Victor Cruz, and Landon Donovan snaked around the lobby as soon as the presentation wrapped. […]

ESPN Deportes: May 15, 2014

At a breakfast at Manhattan’s Hearst Tower, ESPN Deportes highlighted the significant growth of American sports among Hispanics, and reinforced its total market approach and multimedia positioning in the marketplace.   Promising “the most diverse and complete offering of live sports events available on Spanish-language media,” the net announced more than 1,000 live events scheduled […]

Estrella Upfront: May 12, 2014

A capacity crowd was on hand at NYC’s Hudson Hotel Rooftop Terrace to take in the spectacular view, dine, dance and, in between, hear about Estrella TV’s fall season programming slate. Calling the evening “electric,” Judy Kenny, EVP, network sales told Cynopsis the net is thrilled with the response their programming is getting. “The pulse […]

Food Network and Cooking Channel 03/22/17

FOOD NETWORK & COOKING CHANNEL SHINE IN 2017 WITH EPIC SPECIAL EVENTS AND NEW SERIES Guy Fieri Launches a Nationwide Search in Guy’s Big Project and Experts Offer a One-of-a-Kind Digital Experience NEW YORK – March 22, 2017 – With year-to-date ratings gains, Food Network and Cooking Channel up the ante in 2017 and together […]

FOX 2013

Upfront 2013: FOX “We’re making the biggest investment in original programming in our history to ensure that FOXcontinues to engage viewers and move the culture more than any other entertainment brand,” said Kevin Reilly, Chairman, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company, yesterday, at the network’s Upfront presentation at the Beacon Theatre in New York. While he admitted that last year […]

Fox Upfront: May 12, 2014

At the Beacon Theatre, Ryan Seacrest announced “THIS…is the 2014 Fox Upfront.” Fox chairman Kevin Reilly called the net’s 2014-2015 portfolio “the biggest investment in programming we’ve ever made,” with “distinctive series, addictive event dramas and can’t-miss live specials that will deliver broadcast’s most youthful audience at scale.”   Debuting in the fall are Batman […]

FX Networks

FX Networks CEO John Landgraf announced that FXN plans to double its original output, from 11 to more than 20 over the next year. Six FX Networks pilots include dramas Hoke and The Bastard Executioner; and comedies How and Why, Man Seeking Woman, SexDrugs&Rock&Roll and the untitled Zach Galifianakis project. The programming slate for FX […]

FX Networks 2013

Upfront 2013: FX Networks At its upfront presentation at New York City’s Cipriani on Thursday, March 28, FX Networks announced plans to become a suite of three networks: FX, FXM and the soon-to-be launched FXX, aimed at young adult viewers. “We’re embarking on an incredibly ambitious ramp-up of program development and production required to sustain these […]

FYI 3/27/17

FYI™ UNVEILS PROGRAMMING SLATE FOR 2017 9 NEW SERIES AND 5 NEW SEASON PREMIERES NEW YORK, NY – March 27, 2017 – FYI today announced that it will add 9 new original series and returning seasons of 5 hit series, totaling over 100 hours of programming, to its roster in 2017. The announcement was made […]