XFL Announces Exclusive Multi-Year Broadcast Agreement With th...
Live Entertainment - Partnerships - Press Releases - Sports - Streaming

NEW YORK, May 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The XFL today announced a new, global multi-year agreement with The Walt Disney Company ("TWDC") and ESPN, which includes exclusive broadcast rights for all ...

Faisal Hussain
May 19, 2022


ABC’s scripted series roster for 2022-23 will look a great deal like that for 2021-22. The network has handed out renewals for five shows ahead of next week’s upfronts — dramas Big Sky and A Mi...

Hollywood Reporter
May 16, 2022

All the Canceled TV Shows of 2022 So Far

Cancellations are an inevitable part of the entertainment industry. Sometimes a show doesn't quite hit the mark or reach the ratings a studio is expecting, and sometimes a perfectly good show with a d...

May 13, 2022

ABBOTT ELEMENTARY Teams with Feeding America on Food Insecurit...
Non-Profit - Television

Warner Bros. Television will donate 150,000 meals to Feeding America as part of a weeklong “Think Outside The (Lunch) Box” social media campaign that coincides with the April 12 season one finale ...

April 13, 2022


Bachelor in Paradise is heading back to the reality TV shores. The Bachelor franchise summer spinoff series has been renewed at ABC for an eighth season. Paradise joins courtroom comedy series Judge ...

Hollywood Reporter
April 8, 2022

ABBOTT ELEMENTARY and Scholastic to Provide Free Book Fairs to...
Partnerships - Publishing - Television

Hey, Abbott! No, not that one. The new ABC show Abbott Elementary is partnering with Scholastic in a campaign to provide schools with free book fairs. The book fairs are taking place from March 14-Ma...

March 15, 2022

A New Wave of TV Shows Is Cracking Open the Conversation About...
Beverages - Streaming - Television

It’s no secret that wine’s portrayal on TV has historically been less than inclusive, and while that may have been an accurate depiction of the realities of the industry in years past, today’s w...

February 25, 2022

GLAAD Reports Record number of LGBTQ Characters on Broadcast T...

The small screen is now reflecting a record number of LGBTQ characters on primetime. Media watchdog group GLAAD has released the findings of its 17th annual report, Where We Are On TV, which analyzes...

Hollywood Reporter
February 17, 2022

ABC Exploring THE ROOKIE Spinoff Starring Niecy Nash

ABC is looking to recruit another Rookie. The network is exploring a spinoff of its popular police procedural starring Nathan Fillon with another bonafide TV star, Niecy Nash, and a new setting, the F...

February 8, 2022

Oscars Will Have a Host For the First Time in 3 Years

After three years without a host, the Oscars will have one when the ceremony airs this March 27 on ABC. Craig Erwich, president, Hulu Originals & ABC Entertainment, announced that the Oscars woul...

January 12, 2022

ABC Renews STATION 19 for Season 6, GREY’S ANATOMY for S...

ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy universe will remain intact. A day after the network announced a Season 19 renewal for Grey’s Anatomy with Ellen Pompeo set to return, ABC has confirmed that spinoff series ...

January 11, 2022

Ryan Seacrest Extends NEW YEAR’S ROCKIN’ EVE Deal
Live Entertainment - Television

Ryan Seacrest will keep hosting Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve for the foreseeable future. Seacrest has signed a multi-year extension of his deal to continue as host and executive producer...

Hollywood Reporter
December 16, 2021

6 Partner-Friendly Shows on the 2022 Calendar
Opportunity Blogs - Streaming - Television

Ready for your next TV & streaming partnerships or promotion? Take a look at 6 television & streaming 2022 shows open for partnerships from our Corporate Members that have us hyped for the new...

Abby Calcara
December 14, 2021

ABC Finally Returns to Live in Front of a Studio Audience

In May 2019, ABC found an unexpected hit with Live in Front of a Studio Audience, in which an all-star cast recreated two episodes of iconic sitcoms produced by Norman Lear. Another successful iterati...

December 3, 2021

ABC Sets Premiere Dates for AMERICAN IDOL Season 5, JEOPARDY! ...

ABC has made winter plans for more singing and answer-questioning. The network said today that Season 5 of American Idol will premiere on Sunday, February 27, and the Mayim Bialik-hosted Jeopardy! Na...

December 2, 2021

ABC Celebrates THE WONDER YEARS Reboot with 35 Cent Gas &...
Attractions - Television

Offering a modern spin on a classic, global food technology platform, C3 has partnered with event production house Experiential Supply Co. and ABC to celebrate the new reboot of The Wonder Years which...

LA Weekly
September 21, 2021

Introducing Facebook Fantasy Games
Online - Press Releases - Tech - Toys

Facebook is rolling out Facebook Fantasy Games in the US and Canada on the Facebook app for iOS and Android. Facebook Fantasy Games are free, simple prediction games that help fans enjoy sports, TV sh...

Faisal Hussain
September 7, 2021

2021 Emmy Nominations Announced
Streaming - Television

Emmy Awards: ‘Bridgerton,’ ‘I May Destroy You,’ ‘Ted Lasso,’ ‘WandaVision’ Among Nominees I May Destroy You, Bridgerton, Lovecraft Country, The Queen’s Gambit, Ted Lasso and WandaVi...

Hollywood Reporter
July 13, 2021

NBA Finals Ratings Shine Bright for ABC
Sports - Television

CBS, NBC and Fox tied for second place behind ABC’s NBA Finals. ABC cruised to a Thursday ratings victory thanks to Game 2 of the 2021 NBA Finals. The home team Phoenix Suns won Game 2 118-108. Pho...

The Wrap
July 9, 2021

Inflation Hits Hollywood as Production Costs Skyrocket
Television - Theatrical

Insiders say key supplies needed to build sets have shot up 10 percent in recent months as studios grapple with ballooning budgets: "Supply-chain shortages caused us to alter the way we build our stag...

Hollywood Reporter
June 2, 2021

2020-21 TV Season Rankings In a Year Like No Other

On the last day of the turbulent 2020-21 television season amidst a year of pandemic and programming chaos, we have once again learned you don’t tug on Superman’s cape, you don’t spit into the w...

May 27, 2021

The Pandemic Forced the Broadcast Networks to Evolve — Will ...
Streaming - Television

Hell Day 2021, as it turns out, was not so hellish after all. The Friday before the annual upfront presentations tends to be the busiest decision day of the season for the five broadcast networks but...

Hollywood Reporter
May 17, 2021

New Television Marketing Opportunities For Your Brand
Automotive - Beverages - CPG - Dining - Health & Beauty

Start planning your next partnership with television marketing opportunities! Television marketing opportunities have only taken on an increased role in people's lives with everyone confined to the...

Andrew Gormley
May 10, 2021

ABC’s Steep ‘Oscars’ Ad Price Draws Fan, Tal...
Finance - Television

Media giant ABC (DIS) is seeking $2 million for 30-second ad spots during this year's Oscars telecast on April 25, according to Variety. Last year, the network reportedly charged up to $2.8 million f...

Yahoo! Finance
March 29, 2021

Oscars Seek $2 Million for Ads
Attractions - Live Entertainment - Television

Audiences for TV’s biggest award shows may be in decline, but ad prices are not. ABC has been seeking around $2 million for a 30-second spot in its April 25 broadcast of the 93rd annual Academy Awa...

March 25, 2021

NFL Confirms 11 Year, $110 Billion Rights with ESPN, CBS, FOX,...
Sports - Streaming - Television

The National Football League (NFL) has confirmed long-term broadcast rights agreements with its domestic media partners CBS, ESPN/ABC, Fox, NBC and Amazon. The new deals, which cover TV and digital p...

Sports Pro
March 19, 2021

Pooch Perfect
Opportunities - Pets - Television

Hosted by award-winning actress Rebel Wilson, “Pooch Perfect” is the ulti-mutt dog grooming competition series where “man’s best friend” can become anything.

Disney ABC
February 24, 2021

Behind the Family Friend Content Craze
Streaming - Television

When Fear Factor was released in 2001, it was never supposed to be a show the whole family sat down to watch together. It was made specifically for men. But then something else happened. “We though...

February 22, 2021

ESPN looks to offload X Games franchise
Sports - Streaming - Television

ESPN is reportedly looking to sell its X Games action sports event franchise as the US media giant continues to restructure its business in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. According to a report...

January 29, 2021

NBA opening week viewership up 95%
Sports - Television

The opening week of the new National Basketball Association (NBA) season delivered 81.5 million hours of viewership across ABC, ESPN and TNT, up 95 per cent from the opening week in 2019. The opening...

SportsPro Media
January 4, 2021

The Grim TV Ratings Reality of 2020
Streaming - Television

The vast majority of ad-supported networks lost audience, sometimes a lot of it, this year. When the first set of widespread pandemic stay-at-home orders came down in March, TV usage soared across the...

Hollywood Reporter
December 23, 2020

20-in-20: Showcasing 20 Marketing Partnerships from 2020’...
Gaming - Listicles - Non-Profit - Partnership Blogs - Partnerships

Join Last Call and Marketing Partnerships as we look back at 2020, a year that showcased the flexibility and creativity of the promotions world. Marketers in every industry were quick on their feet to...

Faisal Hussain
December 20, 2020

Post’s Pebbles brand rings in New Year with Fred Flintst...
CPG - Online

Pebbles, the cereal line inspired by "The Flintstones" and marketed by Post Consumer Brands, will celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2021, and is rolling out a number of activations to ring in the occa...

Marketing Dive
December 16, 2020

20-in-20 Marketing Partnerships, Television: Disney ABC
Partnership Blogs - Partnerships - Streaming - Television

Last Call is celebrating the holidays with the 20in20 countdown of the television marketing partnerships showcasing the year's biggest promotional properties! Each day throughout the holiday season, w...

Earl Schultz
December 9, 2020

Layoffs Underway At Walt Disney Television Group Following Swe...
Streaming - Television

Walt Disney’s Television Group is set to cut a significant swathe of roles following its major restructures over the past few weeks. Deadline understands that the cuts are happening Thursday in the ...

December 4, 2020

Kia to haul Times Square’s ‘2021’ across the U.S. in...

When the New Year hits in 31 days, it won’t magically wipe away the virus or erase the political strife and other factors that made 2020 an historically bad year. But the mere changing of a numeral ...

Automotive News
December 1, 2020

The Bachelorette premiere matches ratings from last season

After months of coronavirus production delays, “The Bachelorette” season 16 finally premiered on Tuesday night and managed to match its previous season. For the full story, visit Variety  -  ...

October 14, 2020

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