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  1. TV Upfront Commitments Drop for First Time in Five Years

    5:00 am 8/4/2014

    NBC is the lone broadcast network to see a lift from the 2013-14 season, as even cable sales drop for the first time since the recession.Read more

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  2. Fox Upfront Commitments Fall 10 Percent to About $1.6 Billion

    1:14 pm 6/25/2014

    The network realized smaller ad rate gains due to declining "American Idol" and not enough new hits.Read more

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  3. NBC Books $2.52 Billion in Upfront Commitments, 12 Percent Gain

    1:34 pm 6/24/2014

    “We are very pleased to have led the market in both rate of change and volume growth this upfront," said NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke, noting the net's double-digit increases.Read more

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  4. TV Upfronts: An Ad Buyer Weighs In on Hits, Misses and What Really Matters

    8:00 am 5/17/2014

    Starcom's Amanda Richman talks about cross-platform measurement, diversity (finally!), the value of live sports (could demand flatten?) and why she's proceeding with caution on ABC's Taiwanese-American comedy "Fresh off the Boat."Read more

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  5. 'Galavant,' Comic Book Overload and Three More of TV's Big Swings for 2014-15

    2:15 pm 5/16/2014

    How many comic book shows are too much? Will abandoning comedy on Thursdays work for NBC? THR takes a look.Read more

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  6. TV Upfronts: Studio Chiefs on Trends, Surprises and That Big Disappointment

    12:57 pm 5/16/2014

    The studio chiefs talk with THR about the big scheduling moves, redeveloping pilots and the broadcast networks' diversity push.Read more

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  7. ABC's 'Rising Star' to Include Kesha, Ludacris, Josh Groban and Brad Paisley

    7:00 am 5/16/2014

    This summer's big reality swing, based on the popular Israeli format from Keshet DCP, lines up its talent just a month out from its June launch.Read more

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  8. Syfy's Space Opera 'Ascension' Gets Haunting First Trailer (Video)

    4:57 pm 5/15/2014

    A longer trailer for "Dominion" based on the "Legion" movie hits the web.Read more

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  9. NBCU Cable Upfront: More Wrestling, Scripted Forays and Three Other Takeaways

    4:39 pm 5/15/2014

    Bonnie Hammer's portfolio closes out the upfront week, with Bravo and E! plugging moves away from reality, Kim Kardashian yucking it up with Linda Yaccarino and much talk of the cross-network "Symphony." Read more

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  10. E!'s 'The Royals' Trailer: 'Anarchy in the Monarchy' (Video)

    4:29 pm 5/15/2014

    The cable network's first scripted series stars Elizabeth Hurley as the matriarch of a British royal family.Read more

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