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Upfronts 2011

Discovery Communications Wraps up Upfront Ad Deals

??Other big cable network groups, such as Time Warner's and Viacom's, are also in the final stages of collecting advance ad commitments.

Five-Network Upfront Haul Tops Out at $9 Billion-Plus

NBC closes out advance ad sales up $100 million for a total haul of $1.7 billion.

ABC Wraps Upfront Sales

The network wins double-digit price increases for close to $2.4 billion in upfront commitments.

Analyst Lowers ABC, NBC Upfront Ad Pricing Estimates

With Fox having completed its advance ad sales, Miller Tabak's David Joyce updates his projections and says marketers may "focus on the top two networks."

Les Moonves Eyes ‘Huge Numbers’ for ‘Two and a Half Men’ Fall Premiere

The CBS CEO says new star Ashton Kutcher could draw AFC championship-type ratings, emphasizes the network is looking for big upfront ad price increases and says "we love Netflix."

Analyst Expects Broadcast Upfront Deals by Week’s End

UBS analyst John Janedis expects CBS and ABC ad rate increases of 11 percent to 12 percent over last year after an estimated 10 percent gain for Fox, which he said "could limit" the pricing upside for its competitors.

Fox Kickstarts 2011-12 Upfront Market

The broadcast net is seeing low-double-digit CPM hikes on movies and retail.

Broadcast Networks Finish Season Down Among Younger Viewers

English-language networks are down across-the-board in the ad-coveted 18-49 demographic while Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is up 8 percent.

The Primetime TV Battlefield

THE REPORT: Upfronts are over, schedules are set, and THR analyzes the strategy at work behind fall's hot matchups.

Fall TV Scorecard: How the Studios Did

THR looks at how they all stack up now that upfronts are over and schedules are set.

20th Century Fox TV Studio Execs Talk Tim Allen’s Return to TV, Seth MacFarlane’s ‘Flintstones’ Reboot (Q&A)

Studio chairmen Gary Newman and Dana Walden also share lessons learned from the short-lived "Lone Star" and the ripple effect of "Modern Family."

Sony TV Execs on the ‘Most Perplexing, Ill-Conceived Decision’ of the Upfront (Q&A)

Jamie Erlicht and Zack Van Amburg talk about comedy's surge, the "Charlie's Angels'" pickup and the future of "Rules of Engagement."