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Upfronts 2012

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  1. Charlie Sheen to Host WE tv Relationship Quiz Show

    9:49 am PDT 04/10/2014
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    The female-themed cable network has also greenlit three new unscripted series as part of its upfront slate. READ MORE

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  2. Upfronts 2014: Complete Network Scorecard

    4:06 pm PDT 04/09/2014
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    Keep up with what broadcast series are returning, canceled or have wrapped their run with THR's handy guide to the 2014-15 television season. READ MORE

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  3. Bravo Developing Morgan Spurlock, Thom Beers Projects; Orders Real-Time Dating Series

    8:15 am PDT 04/08/2014
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    In addition to its first scripted offerings, the NBCUniversal-owned cable network's slate features a slew of unscripted fare, including two new "Real Housewives" spinoffs starring Caroline Manzo and Kandi Burress, and 15 renewed shows. READ MORE

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  4. Oxygen Orders Seven New Series, Sets Network Rebranding

    8:02 am PDT 04/08/2014
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    Among the highlights of the cabler's upfront slate: Grammy winner T.I. will executive produce "Sisterhood of Hip Hop." READ MORE

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  5. Martin Sheen to Star in Two-Hour Animal Planet Scripted TV Movie

    11:25 am PDT 04/03/2014
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    The network has also ordered six new series, confirmed the return of the "Puppy Bowl" and renewed 10 series. READ MORE

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  6. Discovery Sets Nik Wallenda's Follow-Up, Renews 'Mythbusters,' 'Gold Rush,' Orders 7 New Series

    9:00 am PDT 04/03/2014
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    The cable network presented an ambitious programming slate at its upfront presentation on Thursday, complete with 15 renewals. READ MORE

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  7. NBCUniversal Combines Broadcast and Cable Upfronts

    10:25 am PST 03/07/2014
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    The entire entertainment portfolio -- Bravo, E!, Esquire Network, Oxygen, Sprout, Syfy, USA Network -- joins NBC and Telemundo during the week of May 12. READ MORE

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  8. TV Pilots 2014: The Complete Guide

    12:00 pm PST 01/06/2014
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    Projects from Shonda Rhimes, Vince Gilligan, Bruno Heller, Tina Fey and Greg Berlanti highlight the comedy and drama offerings for the five broadcast networks as pilot and casting season gets underway. READ MORE

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  9. Fox Cable Networks Concludes Upfront Negotiations

    12:54 pm PDT 06/26/2013
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    "Fox Cable Networks has once again demonstrated that its channels are some of the most desired brands in the ad supported space," said ad sales chief Lou LaTorre. READ MORE

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  10. Fox Wraps Upfront Negotiations

    9:57 am PDT 06/12/2013
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    The network is down 10 percent compared to last year's haul of $1.9 billion thanks to a 22 percent primetime ratings decline. READ MORE

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  11. The CW Closes Upfront Negotiations Even With Last Season

    4:00 pm PDT 06/05/2013
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    The network's integrated TV-digital media buy nets about $400 million in advance commitments from advertisers, with CPM increases between 5-6 percent. READ MORE

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  12. Fox, ABC Begin Upfront Deals With Media Agencies

    8:22 am PDT 05/30/2013
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    Among the cable network groups that have completed some early deals are NBCUniversal, Turner Entertainment and Fox Cable. READ MORE

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  13. Cable Networks Begin Upfront Talks as Broadcast Remains Quiet

    6:09 pm PDT 05/29/2013
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    Viacom has worked its way through a handful of agencies, while NBCUniversal is pushing USA's acquisition "Modern Family," asking as much as 25 percent over previous time slot occupant "Law & Order: SVU." READ MORE

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  14. TV Upfronts: Little Buzz, Lots of Upheaval

    5:00 am PDT 05/23/2013
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    The annual $9 billion event featured a fierce defense of broadcast as the networks fought for relevance -- says one buyer, "In some ways, they're antiquated; in other ways, they're more necessary than ever." READ MORE

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  15. 'Bad Teacher' Lands Late Series Order at CBS

    1:00 pm PDT 05/22/2013
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    The remake from Hilary Winston becomes the network's sixth comedy addition for 2013-14. READ MORE

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  16. Fall TV: ABC's 'Agents of SHIELD,' NBC's 'Blacklist' Dominate Social Media Conversation

    6:15 pm PDT 05/17/2013
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    Which new broadcast shows of the 2013-14 season are viewers engaging with the most (and the least)? THR breaks it down. READ MORE

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  17. TV Upfronts: 4 Big Takeaways From the Presentations

    4:54 pm PDT 05/17/2013
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    With the dog-and-pony show now over, THR assesses the big trends, including cable plays, more big events and a comedy do-over. READ MORE

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  18. TV Upfronts: Meet the Mega-Producers

    12:59 pm PDT 05/17/2013
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    J.J. Abrams, Chuck Lorre and Bill Lawrence will now each have four shows on the air. READ MORE

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