| May 15, 2014
| 6:30 PM
USA Network has released trailers and descriptions for its new shows "Rush," about a renegade physician who caters to Los Angeles high rollers, "Complications, Complications," about a disillusioned suburban ER doctor who gets involved with a drive-by...
| May 15, 2014
| 5:23 PM
NBC Universal Cable wrapped up a long upfront season Thursday with a presentation for its portfolio of cable networks Bravo, USA, Syfy, Sprout, Oxygen, Esquire and E!
Sensitive to the fatigue setting in among media buyers, advertisers and journalists...
| May 6, 2014
| 8:59 AM
We are legion!
TV fanatics who, after a day mired in social media viral videos and flotsam that calls itself entertainment, opt for shows with character. We're the masses rejecting HBO's "Game of Thrones." Yes, we consider action and story progression...
| May 20, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Everyone wants to know how the Peacock will strut.
In the still-embryonic "upfront" market of 2014, most buyers and sellers have yet to move off of the sidelines. Part of the reason for that is that many advertisers have not registered ad budgets,...
| May 21, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The rest of the world can breathe easy -- NBCUniversal won't make overseas viewers wait for "Sharknado 2."
The Peacock plans a day-and-date launch for the sequel to the goofy Syfy pic that went into the pop culture stratosphere last summer. "Sharknado 2"...
| May 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Syfy has acquired the U.S. basic cable rights to all 39 episodes of Starz's cult gladiator drama "Spartacus." The deal encompasses all three of "Spartacus'" main seasons, "Blood and Sand," "Vengeance" and "War of the Damned," plus its six-episode...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 12:00 PM
In Syfy's reality competition "Opposite Worlds," Twitter put unprecedented power in the hands of viewers, supplying them with the ability to reward popular contestants with a luxurious spa day while punishing others with a less savory task: cleaning human...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Artists Drew Struzan and the late Bob Peak may not be household names, but their movie posters have graced the walls of museums and galleries as well as countless homes and college dorm rooms.
Struzan's more than 150 posters include ones for "Blade...
| May 23, 2014
| 11:30 AM
If it's true that lightning never strikes in the same place twice, then neither does a sharknado.
For the sequel to last summer's surprise social media phenomenon, director Anthony C. Ferrante knew he had to take his low-budget sharks-in-a-tornado...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 7:23 AM
After the coffee. Before finding a way to get that lost hour back.
The Skinny: I literally got chills watching "The Americans" on FX last night. I know I keep plugging it but trust me, it's worth an hour of your time. Thursday's roundup includes a...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 12:27 PM
"Sharknado 2" is coming this summer, whether we want it to or not, and on Wednesday morning's "Today" show, Matt Lauer laid a big fat spoiler on everyone. It turns out, Lauer and "Today" weatherman Al Roker will have cameo appearances in the new film....
| May 13, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Avi Lerner's Nu Image Films has pacted with Active Entertainment to make four pics for Syfy, with budgets of $3 million apiece.
Series follows previous titles including "Creature," "Lava" and "The Snake King."
Boaz Davidson will head the project for Nu...