Dozens Laid Off At Al Jazeera America

Spike TV Renews ‘Auction Hunters’ For Fifth Season

TNT Greenlights ‘Librarians’ Series, Romijn To Star

FXX Plans Marathon Telecast Of ‘The Simpsons’

NEW YORK (AP) — The FXX network plans a marathon telecast this summer of episodes of “The Simpsons” — all 552 of them consecutively. The network said Wednesday the marathon will start Aug. 21 and continue into Labor Day. FXX programming chief Chuck Saftler said it coincides with the network’s purchase of rerun rights and […]

FX Renewing ‘The Americans’ For Season 3

TV Land To Revive ‘Candid Camera’ For Summer

Oxygen Shifts Focus To Millennial Viewers

Hub To Launch New App, Redesigned Website

HBO Renews ‘Game of Thrones’ For Seasons 5 & 6

Bravo: 15 New Series, 3 In Development, 16 Return

A&E Orders Third Season Of ‘Bates Motel’

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O’Hearn To Head Programming At Food, Cooking

FXX Renews ‘Sunny,’ Adds Tracy Morgan Series

David Milch Extends Overall Deal With HBO

Viacom Blackout On Small Cable Systems To End

Colbert Blows Up Show’s Official Twitter Account

NEW YORK (AP) – Stephen Colbert is done with the “Colbert Report” Twitter account. He teamed with one of Twitter’s founders, Biz Stone, on Monday’s show to symbolically blow up his show’s Twitter account. The account has been removed from Twitter. A tweet from that account, controlled by Comedy Central, created controversy last week when […]

Early Season 7 Renewal For ‘Nurse Jackie’

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Data Release Could Cost Cable Operator

More than a year ago, a Pierce County, Wash., Superior Court judge said the public could not know how much money a city-owned cable network, Click, pays broadcasters because the charges are trade secrets. Despite the court order stemming from that ruling, the city of Tacoma inadvertently released the details of Click’s payments to those broadcasters to a for-profit Florida company three times during the past year.

Local WGN Sports Memorabilia Show Goes National

Discovery CEO Zaslav Collects $33.3M In 2013

Chelsea Handler To End E! Show, Manager Says

Syfy’s ‘Helix’ Renewed For Second Season

Comcast SportsNet Threatens Phillies Blackout

A&E’s ‘Those Who Kill’ To Air On LMN

CNN Producers Arrested For Trespassing At WTC

Commercials Go Live With Cast Members

TV Land, a Viacom cable channel, will have live ads with the characters from two series, Hot in Cleveland and The Soul Man, during special live broadcasts of the shows.

BBC America Commissions First Original Comedy

History Renews ‘Vikings’ For Third Season

Ex-Animal Planet Host Sentenced For Lizard Sale

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The former host of Animal Planet’s “Wild Recon” show has been sentenced to two years’ probation and 200 hours of community service after admitting to trying to sell two endangered Iranian desert monitor lizards without a permit. City News Service reports Donald Schultz was also ordered to pay $9,000 in fines […]

Hub Taps Fatone To Build Primetime Family Block

Oprah Moving OWN Headquarters To Hollywood

Comcast, TWC Execs Raise $21M For New Cable Co.

Syfy Orders Six-Hour Event Series ‘Ascension’

Nat Geo Channel Going ‘Live From Space’

NEW YORK (AP) —  National Geographic Channel is targeting a subject that’s literally over our heads, bringing it down to Earth in an ambitious two-hour special. Airing Friday at 8 p.m. Eastern/5 p.m. Pacific, “Live From Space” will originate from the International Space Station with American astronaut Rick Mastracchio and Koichi Wakata, who’s Japanese, as […]

FX Sets May Return For ‘Louie’

NEW YORK (AP) — “Louie” is headed back to the air. The FX network says the hit comedy is returning for its fourth season in May after a hiatus of 19 months. It was fall 2012 when the hiatus was announced at the request of series star Louis C.K. He said he needed “a little […]

A&E Pulls ‘Those Who Kill’ Off The Schedule

ESPN Reassigns Rick Reilly, Brent Musburger

AMC’s Ben Davis Upped To SVP Scripted

Fred Savage To Direct IFC’s ‘Garfunkel & Oates’