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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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    ‘Batwoman’ TV Series in Development at The CW

    The CW is planning to expand its DC Comics world presence with “Batwoman” from Greg Berlanti’s Warner Bros. based Berlanti Productions. “Batwoman” revolves around Kate Kane, who, armed with a passion for social justice and flair for speaking her mind, soars onto the streets of Gotham as Batwoman, an out lesbian and highly trained street fighter […]

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    The 5 Broadcast Networks in 2018-19: The Final Tally

    Following a whirlwind week with five broadcast network upfront presentations, here are the new series tallies for next season. Keep in mind, of course, that nothing is etched in stone and this is subject to potentially change. But, for now… Fall 2018 19 New Series 10 Dramas, 7 Comedies, 2 Non-Scripted View and/or print the […]

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    The CW Orders Animated Series ‘Undone’ for This Summer

    The CW has greenlit animated “The Outpost” for this summer, a 10-hour fantasy-adventure series from Electric Entertainment and Arrowstorm Entertainment. “The Outpost” follows Talon (Jessica Green, “Ash vs Evil Dead”), the lone survivor of a race called “Blackbloods.”  Years after her entire village is destroyed by a gang of brutal mercenaries, Talon travels to a lawless […]

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    Weekly Final Ratings: NBC Produced the Most Dominant Winter Olympics Over Network Competition To-Date

    From the opening night of coverage on Feb. 8 thru the final night on Feb. 25, the PyeongChang Winter Games averaged a Total Audience Delivery of 19.8 million viewers. NBC Olympics’ primetime performance more than doubled the combined primetime viewership of ABC, CBS and Fox (9.8 million). NBC Olympics’ Total Audience Delivery measured broader PyeongChang […]

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    Weekly Final Ratings: NBC Takes the Season Total Viewer Lead with Super Bowl and Winter Olympics

    NBC has claimed the primetime 2017-18 season-to-date lead among total viewers, with an average of 9.569 million persons for the season through 20 weeks in “most current” results from Nielsen Media Research that include fast-official results for Feb. 9-11. This marks the first time NBC has ranked #1 in total viewers at any point during […]

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