Fandango is partnering with NBCU sister property Access Hollywood to air episodes of its show, Frontrunners. “One of the main reasons I joined Fandango was the potential to work across many divisions of NBCU,” Fandango Chief Correspondent Dave Karger told Cynopsis. “Frontrunners is a very different kind of...Read more
Ovation's "song by song" documentary on internet phenom musician, composer and performer lindsey sterling continues
Ovation original documentary series Song by Song continues Tuesday, December 9 at 10p with the spotlight on classically trained electronic violinist, dancer and composer Lindsey Stirling. The Internet phenom’s YouTube channel, Lindseystomp, has over 5.5 million subscribers.
George Lopez is heading out to sea in a new branded series from AOL and Carnival Cruise Line, called Laughs on Deck. The series will follow Lopez as he acts as the company’s “curator of comedy” and interacts undercover with unsuspecting guests. The first two eps are available on AOL On platforms.
MTV will premiere its first original YouTube channel, MTV Braless, on Nov. 4. The channel will be hosted by YT celeb Laci Green, known for her channel Sex+, which boasts more than 1.1 million subscribers. A new ep will be released every week for 12 weeks.
WWE is reportedly rescinding its six-month commitment requirement for its digital WWE Network. The Wall Street Journal reports that the move was made in a move to boost subscriptions to the service. The WWE Network currently features 703,000 subscribers in the U.S. with another 28,000 overseas.
E!’s Christina Milian Turned Up follows the singer/actress and her family (“We’re Cuban, we’re loud, we’re fun”) as Milian balances reinvigorating her career with raising her young daughter. Docu-series from Banca Studio and G3 Production in association with Lionsgate Television premieres Sunday, January 18 at...Read more
Oprah Winfrey gives spiritual life coach and Iyanla, Fix My Life host Iylanla Vanzant a surprise home renovation, with an assist from interior designer pal Nate Berkus, on Oprah Prime: Iylanla I’ll Fix Your House. Makeover special premieres on OWN Saturday, November 29 at 8p.
E! extended its agreement with The Soup host Joel McHale through 2016. The Community star, with the pop culture recap show since 2004, also extends his production deal via Free Period Productions giving E! first look rights to ideas for non-scripted series.
Daytime talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has launched digital destination EllenTube, home for her own video content as well as curated user videos that will be considered for possible inclusion on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Said DeGeneres, whose @...Read more
The View is making a move from ABC’s LA-based daytime entertainment division to ABC News, announced ABC News president James Goldston in a memo on Thursday. The shift allows the talker “to fully draw upon the vast resources of ABC News and our team in New York,” said Goldston. It’s the latest in a series of changes, including...Read more