WE TV’s ‘Marriage Boot Camp: Bridezillas’ Renewed For Second Season

By | Thursday August 1, 2013 @ 10:00am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: On the heels of a breakout first season, WE tv‘s summer series Marriage Boot Camp: Bridezillas has been picked up for a 10-episode second season to premiere in early 2014. Production begins in the fall. “This has been a strong summer for WE tv, with solid ratings growth largely driven by Marriage Boot Camp: Bridezillas, which has really resonated with viewers,” said Kim Martin, president and general manager of WE tv. Marriage Boot Camp: Bridezillas showed steady growth through its freshman season. Its season finale last Friday night delivered 837,000 total viewers, up 46% from the series premiere, 395,000 women 18-49 and 340,000 women 25-54. Marriage Boot Camp: Bridezillas made WE tv the No. 1 women’s network on Friday nights among women 18-49 and women 18-34 and helped the net deliver its best-ever second quarter in primetime. Read More »

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WEtv Greenlights ‘SWV – Sisters With Voices’ Unscripted Series

By | Monday July 8, 2013 @ 11:56am PDT

WEtv has ordered six one-hour episodes of the unscripted SWV – Sisters With Voices, which will profile the R&B trio’s make-it-or-break-it comeback. It’s set to premiere in early 2014. Cheryl “Coko” Clemons, Leanne “Lelee” Lyons and Tamara “Taj” Johnson … Read More »

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WEtv Renews ‘Tamar & Vince’ And ‘Joan & Melissa’

By | Tuesday June 11, 2013 @ 10:37am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

WE tv has renewed its popular docu-series Tamar & Vince for a second season and Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best? for a fourth season. The 10-episode Season 2 of Tamar & Vince, which … Read More »

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WE TV Eyes Expansion Into Scripted Programming With Series Order To AMC’s LaGravenese/Goldwyn Drama Pilot

By | Friday May 10, 2013 @ 12:12pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: AMC Networks‘ female-focused WEtv is looking to follow in the footsteps of siblings AMC, IFC and Sundance Channel by moving into original scripted series. I hear WE is getting help in its plans from AMC, … Read More »

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WE tv Greenlights Original Series ‘House Of Curves’

By | Monday April 29, 2013 @ 9:28am PDT

WE tv has ordered six hourlong episodes of House Of Curves, which will premiere June 13 and feature Atlanta designer Kenyatta Jones and her plus-sized fashion business. The series follows Jones, CEO of Bella René, who has designed … Read More »

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WEtv Orders Reality Series Starring Gospel Duo Mary Mary

By | Monday November 21, 2011 @ 6:57am PST
Nellie Andreeva

WE tv has greenlit an eight-episode, one-hour unscripted series starring sisters and musicians Erica and Tina Campbell of the three-time Grammy award winning Gospel duo, Mary Mary.  The series, tentatively titled Mary Mary, … Read More »

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AMC Networks Strikes Deal With Netflix For ‘The Walking Dead’ And Other Programming

Beverly Hills, Calif. and New York, NY, October 7, 2011–Netflix Inc. and AMC Networks Inc. have reached a multi-year licensing agreement that will make prior seasons of AMC’s critically-acclaimed original series, The Walking Dead, available exclusively to

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AMC Networks’ Stock Opens Below Expectations As Analysts Curb Enthusiasm

By | Friday July 1, 2011 @ 7:48am PDT

Although analysts have high hopes for AMC Networks, the company is having a bumpy start on its first day as a public company. Shares in the owner of AMC, IFC, and We TV are selling for about … Read More »

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TCA: The Rivers’ Run Through It

By | Friday January 7, 2011 @ 10:20am PST
Nellie Andreeva

From Ray Richmond, who is contributing to Deadline Hollywood’s TCA coverage:
As the first session on the TCA agenda Friday morning in Pasadena, Joan Rivers and her daughter Melissa were a little grumpy appearing before the assembled critics to promote their … Read More »

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UPDATE: Rainbow And AT&T Ink New Deal, ‘Mad Men’ Season Saved On AT&T U-Verse

Nellie Andreeva

at&t u-verseAT&T and Rainbow Media just announced they have reached an new carriage agreement for Rainbow’s AMC, IFC and WEtv on AT&T U-verse 16 hours after their most recent extension expired and 10 days before the fourth season premiere of … Read More »

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Carriage Wars: Rainbow vs AT&T Down To Wire, ABC vs Time Warner Looming

Nellie Andreeva

at&t u-verseIf you are an AT&T U-Verse subscriber, you may lose AMC, IFC and WE tv programming at midnight tonight. Hours before the extension between Cablevision-owned Rainbow Media and AT&T is set to expire, the two sides still appear at … Read More »

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