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DATE SET FOR DEBUT OF FALLON’S TONIGHT SHOW

May 14, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 will be the day that Jimmy Fallon takes over as host of the Tonight show from Jay Leno and Seth Meyers takes over as host of Late Night from Jimmy Fallon, NBC announced on Monday. The transition will occur during NBC’s coverage of the Winter Olympics. “The late night landscape has […]

FOOTBALL TO DOMINATE WEEKENDS FROM NOW ‘TIL SUPER BOWL

December 31, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Each of the major networks, with the exception of ABC, will have a piece of the NFL playoff action in the run-up to CBS’s coverage of the Super Bowl on Feb. 3. On Sunday, the NFL released its calendar of playoffs beginning with next week’s Wild Card weekend that, starting on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. […]

UP FRONT AT THE UPFRONTS

May 16, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

It is that time of year when the networks unveil their plans for the coming season to advertisers in hopes that they’ll be impressed enough with many to buy a schedule of commercials in them in advance (or “upfront”). NBC, the lowest rated network, was first out of the gate and is likely to be […]

IDOL: FIRST, JUDGES CHANGE; NOW, NIGHTS CHANGE

November 21, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Not only are Fox TV and the producers of American Idol juggling the judges on the talent contest, but they’re also juggling the nights — moving the performance shows to Wednesdays, beginning Jan. 19, and the results shows to Thursdays, beginning Jan 20. According to an announcement posted on the Idol website, the new season, […]