Loughlin’s career and the Hallmark Channel were deeply intertwined. She’s been among its so-called “Christmas queens” who topline a slate of popular holiday movies, and also starred in the ongoing Garage Sale Mysteries movies and the series When Calls the Heart. The move came after a federal investigation of a college admissions scam involving more than 30 parents, many of them prominent, was revealed Tuesday
CBS has bought out Lionsgate to acquire full ownership of the cable network Pop. In 2013, CBS invested $100 million in half of the network, when it was still known as the TV Guide Network, or TVGN. It was rebranded in 2015 as Pop and soon had a critical favorite and steady performer in the comedy Schitt’s Creek.
According to Kagan’s fourth-quarter 2018 U.S. multichannel subscription report, traditional multichannel video losses swelled in the fourth quarter to push the full-year decline to nearly 4 million subscribers.
ESPN has showcased sports betting segments on SportsCenter for years, from Chris Berman’s “Swami Sez” NFL picks to Scott Van Pelt’s “Bad Beats.” In this era of expanded legal sports wagering, the media giant is going all-in on a sports betting show for the first time with Daily Wager, which debuts today on ESPNews.