Tag: ABC


Roseanne Barr on the ‘Roseanne Effect,’ Her Social Media Mantra and Talking Ratings With Trump

May 22, 2018

Via: Adweek

Roseanne Barr is rarely at a loss for words, and this week’s Adweek cover story about her ABC revival’s surprise success was no exception. In these edited highlights from two separate interviews, Barr talks about tonight’s season finale, enlisting her […]

Media, Television

Networks Rethink Midseason Hiatus Plans After Last Year’s Ratings Collapse

November 15, 2016

Via: Adweek

In recent years, networks thought they had found the solution to a TV audience that no longer tolerated repeats, especially for nonprocedural series. They began scheduling their serialized dramas in two chunks, allowing for a pair of uninterrupted runs, broken […]

Industries, Media, Other, Television

ABC Finishes Its Upfront Sales Strong and Early Thanks to Slate of Freshman Programs

July 8, 2016

Via: Adweek

While ABC took its time during last year’s upfront negotiations, which didn’t officially wrap until August, the network worked with a bit more urgency this year. ABC has finished its upfront sales, with CPM (cost per thousand viewers reached) increases […]