May Sweeps 2015: TV Finale Dates | Broadcast Networks

May Sweeps 2015: TV Finale Dates

May Sweeps 2015: TV Finale Dates

2015 May Sweeps

May Sweeps kicked off on April 23rd so get ready to say goodbye to your favorite broadcast shows for the next few months (or possibly forever).

Finales are coming fast and furious over the next few weeks, here’s all the dates you need to know:

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MTV’s The Challenge: Nice Girls Finish Last (But Are Liked)

MTV’s The Challenge: Nice Girls Finish Last (But Are Liked)

MTV The Challenge & CBS Survivor

Back in December, Melissa Maerz of EW.com wrote a blog about the Survivor: San Juan del Sur finale and a particular speech made during the last tribal council which involved one of the three finalist, Missy Payne, being called “the wicked stepmother”.

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TV to Marathon During the December Doldrums

TV to Marathon During the December Doldrums

Fall TV is winding down, which means several weeks of Holiday specials, reruns, sports, and the occasional burn-off of a failed freshman series is upon us. You could use this time to catch up with family and friends, or to watch all those movies you missed throughout the year, or maybe even go outside if where you live isn’t currently covered with snow — or you can watch even more TV.

With only a handful of weeks before winter premiers there’s no need to go crazy, so here’s some TV series to check out – all with 30 episodes or fewer.

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Streaming & a la Carte TV – So Many Questions

Streaming & a la Carte TV – So Many Questions

Cable & Internet

I’m probably too much of a TV addict to ever really ‘cut the cord’, but the recent news about HBO and CBS offering stand alone streaming services (otherwise known as OTT or over-the-top) is certainly something of interest.

A major shift in how TV is being delivered and consumed is under way, and that’s awesome! But as with any change, and vague initial announcements, a lot is unknown about what this will ultimately mean for viewers and TV alike.

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Easy TV Inspired Halloween Costumes

Easy TV Inspired Halloween Costumes

Need a Halloween costume? How about one that’s easy to make? Or even better yet, one that people will get?

The way I see it, you’ve got two angles to approach a TV-themed Halloween costume. Either pick something so mainstream it’s impossible not to know what you are or pick something that looks cool without context but will be recognized by other fans.

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Fall 2014 TV Schedule & Premier Dates

Fall 2014 TV Schedule & Premier Dates

Fall 2014 TV Guide

Enjoy this night-by-night TV Guide for the Fall Broadcast 2014 TV season.

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CBS Stays Consistent: New Shows From 2010-Present (Part III)

CBS Stays Consistent: New Shows From 2010-Present (Part III)

CBS Logo

Unlike ABC, CBS knows exactly what it is – the home to police procedurals and multi-camera sitcoms.

It’s also the ‘Most Watched Broadcast Network’ for a sixth year in a row, so apparently the American audience has not yet tired of crime scenes, cops, and canned laughter.

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TV Renewal & Cancellation Numbers 2010-2014 (Part I – All Shows)

TV Renewal & Cancellation Numbers 2010-2014 (Part I – All Shows)

I followed all the recent TV cancellation and renewal action on Twitter this year, and while there was plenty of snark, relief, and anguish expressed in 140 characters or less, there was also a lot of talk about this year being a bloodbath in the cancellation department.

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