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‘One Day at a Time’ Canceled at ViacomCBS; Sony to Shop Former Pop Comedy

The 'One Day at a Time' saga continues. The former Netflix comedy's time at ViacomCBS — including first-run episodes on Pop and repeats on CBS — has come to an end as the conglomerate has declined to order additional episodes of the beloved update on Norman Lear's iconic series.

Pop TV President Brad Schwartz Jumps to Audible

Brad Schwartz is leaving his post as president of Pop TV to head content at audio company Audible.

‘Schitt’s Creek’: Pop TV President on How the Show Defined the Network (Guest Column)

I remember the day Dan Levy said he was leaving the company. I was the GM of MTV Canada, which we had launched from scratch just a few years earlier. Dan was the host of The Hills After Show and he was arguably the biggest star on the network. In this business, it is always hard to […]

‘Schitt’s Creek’ Tells Fans Not to Visit Filming Location Amid Coronavirus

Pop TV's cult hit on its Twitter account has warned fans on both sides of the Canadian-U.S. border closure to not visit the picturesque town just north of Toronto to avoid spreading the coronavirus among local residents.

ViacomCBS Shuts Down 3 Pop TV Series

ViacomCBS is cutting three scripted series from the lineup of its cable network Pop TV. Previously ordered seasons of 'Florida Girls,' 'Flack' and 'Best Intentions' will not air on the niche network as the parent company makes a move toward more ownership of its programming.

Pop TV Hit by Layoffs Amid ViacomCBS Consolidation

The ongoing consolidation at ViacomCBS is hitting Pop TV. The cable network is undergoing layoffs in the wake of the channel's move from Showtime Networks to Chris McCarthy's Entertainment & Youth Brands at the recently merged conglomerate.

Rachel Bloom to Play Mother of the Antichrist in Pop TV Comedy

Rachel Bloom has found her TV follow-up to 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.' The actress will executive produce and appear in a pilot for Pop TV called 'Mother Mary,' a modern-day, comedic spin on the biblical story of Mary.

‘Florida Girls’ Renewed for Season 2 on Pop

Pop TV has picked up a second season of its comedy 'Florida Girls' following strong reviews for its first run in the summer.

‘TV’s Top 5’: Pop President on ‘Schitt’s Creek’s’ Hot Streak, Plus Viacom/CBS Deal Explained

The Hollywood Reporter's TV podcast, "TV's Top 5," for the week ending Aug. 16, 2019: Viacom-CBS deal, explained; Pop TV president Brad Schwartz on "Schitt's Creek" and "One Day at a Time."

‘Flack’ Renewed for Season 2 at Pop

Pop TV continues to build its brand. The CBS-owned basic cable network — known as the home of critical darling Schitt's Creek and savior of One Day at a Time — has handed out a second season renewal to Anna Paquin vehicle Flack. The darkly comedic drama, set in the world of high-stakes celebrity public […]

CBS, Altice USA Reach New Carriage Deal

CBS Corp. and Altice USA on Monday said they renewed their multiyear content carriage agreement.

‘Florida Girls’: TV Review

THR review: Laura Chinn's new Pop TV sitcom 'Florida Girls' gets some laughs out of Florida caricatures, but as the show goes along and the punchlines become less obvious, it shows some real potential.