‘Cup Series’ gives NBC a jolt
CNN’s Don Lemon and Pamela Adlon of FX’s Better Things headline this year’s Promax conference, which will have a very different look because of COVID-19 and new demands for diversity.
Fox confirmed that it has extended its options on the six of pilots it ordered but hasn’t been able to produce because of disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Peacock, the streaming service from Comcast’s NBCUniversal unit, agreed to license a number of series and movies from ViacomCBS.
Spring in Hollywood is a time when billboards bloom with For Your Consideration ads, and almost every night offers a glamorous red-carpet event for Emmy voters. Not this year.
One bright spot amidst the pandemic nightmare, at least for station anchors, has been local talent getting to host the CBS Weekend News.
Ben Tatta, a veteran TV data executive, has joined ad intelligence company Standard Media Index as president.
Mark Zagorski, who last month left Telaria following its merger with Rubicon Project, was named CEO of DoubleVerify.
Plus Life, a positive lifestyle program hosted by KABC-TV entertainment reporter Karl Schmid, is going national on ABC’s Localish network starting July 12.