From hot debuts to returning hits, learn more about some of the programs that have customers tuning in—where they can see your business.
Nightly newscast The News with Shepard Smith is set to launch on CNBC on Wednesday, September 30 at 7:00 pm (ET). With Sandy Cannold as senior exec producer along with Sally Ramirez, series aims to provide nonpartisan coverage and perspective.
CNN announced its new programming slate, with new CNN Original Series including Lincoln: An American President, exploring the life of the 16th president; eight-part History of Sitcom; Jerusalem; Reframed: The Many Lives of Marilyn Monroe; The Story of Late Night; First Ladies; and The Woman Who Took Down the KKK, about a Black heroine in the South. HLN is bringing back a number of true crime series, and adding Murder Nation, featuring iconic mysteries and murder cases.
Oh joy! Doubling down on adult-focused animation, Comedy Central gave the green light to a reimagined Ren & Stimpy Show. “We are excited to reinvent this iconic franchise with a new creative team and our partners at the Nickelodeon Animation Studio,” said Chris McCarthy, President of ViacomCBS Entertainment & Youth Group. “Ren & Stimpy joins our rapidly expanding roster of adult animation including South Park, Beavis and Butt-Head and Clone High as we continue to reimagine our treasure chest of beloved IP for new generations.” Nickelodeon launched the original Ren & Stimpy in 1991.
With Comedy Central shifting its focus to adult animation, its longest-running live-action series, Tosh.0, will end after its upcoming 12th season – despite scoring a four-season renewal in January. “I look forward to doing an animated reboot of my show on MTV in 25 years,” said the show’s creator and host, Daniel Tosh.Comedy Central also stopped Drunk History cold turkey - season seven, ordered last summer and in pre-production before the COVID-19 pandemic, will not move forward.