AccuWeather TV Network today announced a strategic partnership with Reelz for national advertising to present brands and advertisers full marketing and sponsorship solutions, leveraging the power of AccuWeather TV Network’s 24/7 national, regional and local weather news and breaking weather coverage. “The AccuWeather TV Network has a broad and growing audience and multi-platform reach, delivering […]
Hubbard Broadcasting has sued Facebook and its subsidiary Instagram, accusing the social media giants of trademark infringement and unfair competition that could lead to “irreparable harm” unless the court stops them. The suit claims that Instagram’s new video file-sharing service, Reels, infringes on and dilutes the trademark of Hubbard’s long-established REELZ digital cable and satellite TV network, which reaches more than 50 million U.S. homes.
Cable network Reelz announced on Wednesday that it will launch on streaming television service Sling TV. The network will be available to subscribers of Sling’s Hollywood Extra package. Reelz joins Fandor Festival, HDNet Movies, Sundance and TCM in Hollywood Extra. “We’re excited to reach new audiences on Sling TV and the timing is perfect as […]
NEW YORK — Former “Friends” star Matthew Perry will play Ted Kennedy in the forthcoming miniseries “The Kennedys — After Camelot.” Reelz cable channel on Tuesday announced his casting for the four-hour project, a follow-up to the miniseries “The Kennedys.” The new film will begin production in May, to air in spring 2017. Perry portrays […]
Nielsen said fewer than 1 million people watched, down from 5.6 million viewers on NBC in 2014. While Reelz CEO Stan Hubbard acknowledged “we didn’t do NBC numbers,” the ratings worked for the family-owned, independent Reelz channel because it provided an introduction to new viewers and advertisers. “They belong on a broadcast network,” Hubbard told journalists Sunday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump found a new home for the Miss USA pageant after NBC dumped it because of his comments on Mexican immigrants, but few television viewers sought it out. The Nielsen company said 925,000 people watched Olivia Jordan of Oklahoma crowned as Miss USA on the Reelz Channel. The little-known cable […]
The Donald Trump co-owned Miss USA pageant has found a new TV partner after being dumped by NBC: Reelz announced this morning that it will air the event on July 12 from Baton Rogue, La.