RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Showtime (tv network)

A collection of news and information related to Showtime (tv network) published by this site and its partners.

Top Showtime (tv network) Articles

Displaying items 1-11
  • David Nevins Rises to Showtime President, Extends Contract to 2018

    Showtime programming chief David Nevins has been promoted to president of Showtime Networks and extended his contract with CBS Corp.'s pay cabler through 2018. With the new post, Nevins takes on oversight of Showtime's sports division as well as...
  • Chris Albrecht Hunts for Hits as He Reinvents Starz

    Chris Albrecht worked the crowd with confidence at Starz's first-ever investor day presentation in November. The CEO summoned his roots as a standup comic with a breezy anecdote about his previous job at HBO, recounting how Steven Spielberg and Tom...
  • CBS profit jumps 26% with strong ad sales, higher license fees

    CBS profit jumps 26% with strong ad sales, higher license fees
    The CBS television network remains an industry workhorse, pulling the broadcasting company to another record quarter with profits up 26% compared with a year-ago period. For the quarter ended Sept. 30, CBS Corp. earned $494 million, or 76 cents a share,...
  • Sarah Silverman Brings the Raunch to Saban Community Clinic Gala

    Sarah Silverman didn't hold back in her performance at the Friends of the Saban Community Clinic Annual Dinner Gala at the Beverly Hilton in L.A. Nov. 26. Still, even she had to give pause a couple of times. "I shouldn't mention Walt Disney being a...
  • Updated: Time Warner Cable Still Carrying CBS Stations, Cable Networks Amid Clash Over Fees

    Time Warner Cable -- after announcing it was removing local CBS stations in New York, L.A. and Dallas as well as Showtime and three other CBS cablers from lineups nationwide over a breakdown in contract talks -- said it was holding off on going dark on...
  • CBS posts biggest quarter ever; profit up 11%

    CBS Corp. said its fiscal second quarter was the company's biggest quarter ever, with revenue and profit climbing 11%. For the quarter ended June 30, the New York broadcasting giant earned $472 million, or 76 cents a share, compared to $427 million,...
  • Showtime off Bright House in fee dispute; no 'Dexter'

    Showtime off Bright House in fee dispute; no 'Dexter'
    Shed a tear, "Dexter" fans. The end is near, and you may not be able to watch the drama this weekend. A fee dispute between CBS Corp., which owns Showtime, and Bright House Networks means that the premium channel is off the cable system in Central...
  • CBS: Effect of Time Warner blackout 'minimal'

    CBS: Effect of Time Warner blackout 'minimal'
    Where does the standoff between CBS Corp. and Time Warner Cable stand? In a release issued Monday, the CBS broadcast network sounds as if it's digging in. In a fight over retransmission fees, Time Warner on Friday afternoon blacked out the CBS-owned...
  • Time Warner Cable, CBS at odds over distribution deal

    Time Warner Cable, CBS at odds over distribution deal
    Although neither side is taking shots at each other publicly, there is an undercurrent of tension between Time Warner Cable and CBS Corp. as the two companies attempt to negotiate a new distribution deal. Time Warner Cable's agreement to carry CBS-owned...
  • Showtime Nabs Concert Doc from Jay Z, Brian Grazer and Ron Howard

    Jay Z, Kanye West, Pearl Jam, Run-D.M.C. and Passion Pit are just a few of the top musicians featured in "Made in America," a doc acquired by Showtime from Imagine Entertainment. Produced by Imagine's Brian Grazer and Ron Howard along with Jay Z, "Made...
  • Showtime to be back on Bright House

    Showtime to be back on Bright House
    Take heart, "Dexter" fans. Showtime will be back on Bright House Networks in a day after resolution to a fee dispute, CBS Corp. and the cable provider announced Monday evening. Bright House Networks Chief Executive Officer Steve Miron said that CBS-...