‘The Kennedys’ Mini Lands At ReelzChannel

Nellie Andreeva

Following a couple of weeks of searching for a new buyer after being dropped by History, the controversial Kennedys miniseries has landed on ReelzChannel. The four-year-old digital cable channel, owned by Hubbard Broadcasting,  has already set a premiere date, Apr. … Read More »

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Controversial Miniseries ‘The Kennedys’ May Air In Syndication Via Deal With Tribune

Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: The Kennedys may take an unconventional route to U.S. television screens, via syndication. The producers of the controversial miniseries, which was dropped by History earlier this month, are in talks with Tribune Broadcasting about picking up the 8-hour … Read More »

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Would DirecTV Rescue ‘The Kennedys’?

Nellie Andreeva

UPDATE: A rep for DirecTV confirmed that the company is “in preliminary stages of discussion” for The Kennedys.

PREVIOUS: DirecTV already provided primetime refuge to two series that had faced premature death on other networks, NBC’s Friday Night Lights and FX’s Damages. Could it do it again for the controversial mini-series … Read More »

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Showtime Passes On ‘The Kennedys’

Nellie Andreeva

Hope for U.S. distribution of Joel Surnow’s 8-part miniseries The Kennedys is fast fading away. Showtime has just passed on the project, which was cancelled by its original network, History, on Friday. Showtime was considered The Kennedy‘s best shot for an airing on a traditional network in the U.S. … Read More »

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