Five positive and five negative takeaways from the shows making noise in this quarter.
The promotional opportunities are premium.
CBS, Fox and The CW.
First up: ABC and NBC
To stay or not to stay? The future of Les Moonves was on the forefront at the Summer TCA.
The TCA honors the EGOT winner with a career achievement award.
But will the audience stay put after the expected ample audience sampling?
Check out Berman's picks for the best of the mix this summer across all platforms.
The network pulled the plug on its mega-successful sitcom reboot after some politically charged and racist tweets by the star.
Diversity, revivals, flipping networks and the value of the linear platform are front and center.
The linear broadcast model gets a boost just in time for the network upfronts.
"Until there is one central measurement system, there will remain concerns about the legitimacy digital advertising."
The "R" word sums up this pilot season, writes Marc Berman.
Before NBC breaks out the bottle of bubbly, the reality of these rating results is what could now be the least-watched Winter Olympics in broadcast history.
The Big Game's ratings were down 3 percent from last year.
Those declaring the death of broadcast must always contend with the 100+ million viewers that flock to their TV sets every Super Bowl.
Networks hope to ring in a new year with some hit series.
From broadcast to cable to streaming, there was plenty of bad content to go around this year.
Unlike the array of single-camera comedies on NBC over the years, "Will & Grace" makes us laugh at a tumultuous time in our country.
Three weeks in and there are no signs of Kelly fitting in amongst the coffee-klatch community.