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Upfronts 2018

ABC Entertainment Chief on Pulled ‘Black-ish’ Episode and the ‘Roseanne’ Effect

Ahead of the ABC upfront, Channing Dungey also addressed the decision to cancel both 'Last Man Standing' and 'Designated Survivor.'

Inside ESPN’s Upfront: Jimmy Pitaro’s Debut, Cord-Cutting, A-Rod, Kobe Bryant

The network's pitch to advertisers is essentially that sports sells itself.

Fox’s New Show Trailers: A Critic’s Ranking

In an introduction to New Fox, the network talked a lot about football and alternative programming before unveiling trailers for 'The Passage' and 'Rel,' among others.

NBCUniversal’s New Show Trailers: A Critic’s Ranking

NBCUni kicks off upfronts 2018 with a lot of NBC trailers in which people hugged and cried, while Syfy's two forthcoming dramas looked generic.

Fox Execs on ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s’ Cancellation and ‘Lethal Weapon’ Shake-Up

Ahead of Fox's upfront presentation to advertisers, network brass also discussed the "Roseanne" effect on its schedule.

Critic’s Notebook: Mourning ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine,’ ‘Last Man on Earth’ and Even ‘The Mick’

We've grown so accustomed to Fox renewing low-rated comedies that Thursday's axings felt shocking.