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    The CW Acquires Drama ‘The Swamp Thing;’ Canadian Drama ‘Coroner’ and UK Sitcom ‘Dead Pixels’ for Fall 2020

    The CW has acquired the broadcast rights to former DC Universe series “Swamp Thing,” based on the DC character, along with Canadian drama “Coroner” and British comedy “Dead Pixels” from BBC Studios. They join the acquisition of two season CW All Access drama “Tell Me A Story.” With current production shut down due to COVID-19, […]

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    Sunday Final Ratings: Grammy Awards Bested the Golden Globe Awards in Total Viewers This Season

    Jump to: Live+7 (as of February 4, 2020) Live+3 (as of January 31, 2020) Broadcast Live+Same Day (as of January 28, 2020) Cable Live+Same Day (as of January 28, 2020) UPDATED 2/04/2020: What follows are the Live + Seven Day rating results for the night’s broadcast network telecasts on Sunday, January 26: America’s Funniest Home […]

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    Tuesday Final Ratings: ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ Puts NBC on Top for Christmas Eve

    Jump to: Live+7 (as of January 2, 2020) Live+3 (as of December 29, 2019) Broadcast Live+Same Day (as of December 26, 2019) Cable Live+Same Day (as of December 26, 2019) UPDATED 1/02/2020: What follows are the Live + Seven Day rating results for the night’s broadcast network telecasts on Tuesday, December 24: Santa Claus is […]

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    The CW Renews ‘Pandora’ for Season 2

    The CW has greenlit sci-fi drama “Pandora” for a second season, with an unconfirmed number of new episodes. Debuting on July 16, 2019 and set in the year 2199, “Pandora” follows Priscilla Quintana as a young woman named Jax (aka Pandora) who has lost everything but finds a new life at Earth’s Space Training Academy, where […]

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    ‘Dark Shadows’ Sequel in the Works on The CW

    The CW is developing a sequel to classic supernatural daytime drama “Dark Shadows” called “Dark Shadows: Resurrections.” Set in modern-day Collinsport, Maine, the tone of “Dark Shadows: Resurrections” will reportedly “harken back to the original,” with Mark B. Perry (“Revenge,” “Brothers & Sisters”) penning the pilot. Originally created by Dan Curtis, “Dark Shadows” debuted on ABC in 1966 and […]

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    The CW Renews Four Additional Series for 2019-20

    The CW has renewed four additional primetime series for the 2019-2020 season, including second seasons for dramas “All American,” “In the Dark” and “Roswell, New Mexico;” and a seventh season of perennial benchwarmer “The 100.” This brings the total returning series renewed for next season to 14, including all five of the new series that premiered […]

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    The CW’s ‘Arrow’ to Conclude in 2019-20

    The CW has announced that drama “Arrow” will conclude with its eighth — and final — season in 2019-20. The season will feature a limited 10 final episodes.  “Like every hard decision we’ve made for the past seven years, it was with the best interests of ‘Arrow’ in mind,” executive producers Beth Schwartz, Greg Berlanti, […]

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    2018 in Broadcasting

    As we near the end of 2018, there was another record number of original scripted programming options vying for eyeballs (across all platforms) and a continued emphasis on the “when you want where you want” programming philosophy. The consumption of content, of course, is no longer reliant on a particular schedule or at home in […]

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