Renewed & Canceled
CityNews Channel shut down by Rogers Media
CityNews Channel, a Toronto-based network created in late 2011 to provide 24/6 local television news, is being shut down by Rogers Media. The channel hoped to exploit the City brand and use the..
Posted on: May 30th, 2013, 10:17 am
'Homeland' forerunner sold across Canada, Europe
The original series that is the basis for Homeland is leaving Israel behind for the bright lights of Canada and Europe. Keshet International has sold the series, Prisoners of War, across those two..
Posted on: May 30th, 2013, 10:03 am
'Saturday Night Live' tests out 4K camera equipment
Saturday Night Live is preparing for the possibly inevitable future of UltraHD (4K), which contains four times as much data as today's high definition does. The NBC series has tested 4K cameras in..
Posted on: May 30th, 2013, 9:50 am
Netflix content chief criticizes BBC's five-year waiting period on children's programming
Ted Sarandos, Netflix's chief content officer, has criticized the British Broadcasting Corporation, saying that it does not offer up licenses for its children's programming for streaming services..
Posted on: May 30th, 2013, 9:38 am
Jeff Zucker defends CNN, says it is "held to a higher standard" than competiton
Jeff Zucker is mad as hell and isn't going to take it anymore. Speaking Wednesday, the head of CNN said that CNN focuses on "much more" than competitors Fox News or MSNBC and that it is "held to a..
Posted on: May 30th, 2013, 9:17 am
Alec Baldwin to host National Geographic series
Alec Baldwin is heading back to the small screen. Or at least his voice will be heard once again. Baldwin has been named as the new narrator for an upcoming National Geographic Channel documentary..
Posted on: May 30th, 2013, 9:07 am
'Flintstones,' WWE tag team on new animated feature
World Wrestling Entertainment are about to bodyslam Bedrock! WWE Studios and Warner Bros announced a team up that will send some of the colorful characters from the squared circle back to the Stone..
Posted on: May 30th, 2013, 8:56 am
Esquire Network announces official launch date
The makeover of the G4 Network into Esquire is fast approaching, and Wednesday saw an official launch date for the new network announced, along with a pair of new original series. Esquire Network's..
Posted on: May 30th, 2013, 8:41 am