MCN Online Extra | May 18, 2020

Cover Story: Home Shopping’s Second Act
COVID-19 could speed up the move to e-commerce by TV programmers

May 18, 2020 edition of ’Multichannel News’

May 18, 2020 edition of ’Multichannel News’

Shopping Shows Work for Pandemic Relief
Pandemic Changes Home Shopping Mix

View from the Top: AMC CEO Sapan’s Work-From-Home Watchword Is Overcommunicate

Survivalists Bare All on Discovery Series
Programming Review: ‘Barkskins’

Fates & Fortunes for May 18

Data Mine
MCN’s Most Viewed, May 4-13
1. Altice USA Seeks Tech Workers For Voluntary Layoffs
2. Fox News Leads Cable News Domination of Weekly Cable Ratings
3. Fox Business Network Slates Bartiromo China Documentary
4. Sinclair: Sports Rebates Could Come
5. Canada Pension Plan Sells Altice USA Stake

Next TV’s Most Viewed, May 4-13
1. TiVo Stream 4K: Everything You Need to Know About the New Android TV-Based Dongle
2. Sling TV in Freefall: 281K Lost Subscribers in Q1
3. Google Reportedly Moving Forward With Android TV-Powered, Nest-Branded OTT Device
4. Android TV to Be Rebranded as Google TV? That's the Rumor
5. Cord-Cutting Hit Record Levels in First Quarter

The Five Spot
Katherine Pope, Head of Spectrum Originals, Charter Communications