Kevin Can Wait


Mid East SVOD player bags Sony package deal

A new package of Sony TV series and movies are headed to Etisalat’s Middle East and North African SVOD service. Sony Pictures Television has scored a deal with content aggregator Etisalat-owned E-Vision to make “a range of premium TV series” and films available via subscription VOD in the MENA region. A second facet to the […]

CBS chief: Viacom merger ‘must be attractive’

CBS Corp. will only recombine with Viacom “if it looks rights and is structured properly”, according to chairman and CEO Les Moonves. Speaking on an investor call yesterday, Moonves said the currently healthy financial and creative position of CBS meant merging with Viacom, which has the same parent company, “if it is in the best […]

Global buys 11 new US broadcast series

Canadian broadcaster Global has acquired eleven new season US series, comprising four comedies and two dramas. The deals include taking multicam sitcom Kevin Can Wait, Timeless and The Blacklist: Redemption from Sony Pictures Television; The Good Place and Pure Genius and Chicago Justice from NBCUniversal International Distribution; Man with a Plan (pictured), MacGyver, Bull and […]

Supergirl flies to CW as Agent Carter crashes

The US networks are well underway in building their next generation of scripted shows, with CBS moving Supergirl to The CW and ABC cancelling a number of shows, including Marvel’s Agent Carter. Almost every network has made early pick-ups in the past few days, with Supergirl moving channels amid flagging ratings on CBS among the […]