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DirecTV Acquires British Comedy Series "Uncle"

The BBC Three series will premiere on the DirecTV's Audience Network.read more.....»»

Category: tvSource: hollywoodreporterApr 15th, 2019

Charlize Theron’s ‘Dark Places’ Airing on DirecTV 2 Months Ahead of Theatrical Release

Charlize Theron’s crime drama “Dark Places” has launched on DirecTV — seven weeks ahead of its theatrical release. DirecTV announced Thursday that customers can watch “Dark Places” on DirecTV Cinema through Aug. 6. A24 will begin the theat.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJun 19th, 2015

ABC Orders Comedy Pilots ‘Uncle Buck,’ Tina Fey’s ‘Family Fortune’

ABC has ordered two more comedy pilots: an adaptation of the 1989 comedy “Uncle Buck” and a project from “30 Rock” alums shepherded by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock. “Uncle Buck” hails from Universal TV and exec producer .....»»

Category: topSource: varietyFeb 1st, 2015

AT&T’s DirecTV Latin America Acquires Sky, Canal Plus series ‘The Last Panthers’

MADRID — AT&T-owned DirecTV Latin America, the region’s biggest satellite TV multi-channel operator, has acquired rights to European heist thriller “The Last Panthers,” a flagship television-series co-production of Europe’s biggest two p.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyAug 22nd, 2016

FCC Chairman Circulates Proposal To Approve AT&T-DirecTV Deal

Looks like AT&T’s purchase of DirecTV is coming in for a landing at the FCC. "An order recommending that the AT&T/DirecTV transaction be approved with conditions has circulated to the Commissioners,” Chairman Tom Wheeler says. The prop.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineJul 22nd, 2015

Hi, I’m Rob Lowe and I’m out of work Rob Lowe from DirecTV

It is a sad day in the advertising because Comcast’s complaints reportedly got DirecTV to pull their Rob Lowe ad campaign. According to CNBC, the Council of Better Business Bureaus’ National Advertising Division ruled against DirecTV, saying t.....»»

Category: topSource: seriouslyomgApr 9th, 2015

AT&T eyes football in DirecTV buy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — One of the hidden benefits of AT&T's $48.5 billion planned purchase of DirecTV is that it raises the possibility of making DirecTV's programming crown jewel, NFL Sunday Ticket, more broadly available on mobile devices......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 19th, 2014

Is Being an Uncle Giving Rob Kardashian Baby Fever? "I Think I Need a Girl to ... - E! Online

E! OnlineIs Being an Uncle Giving Rob Kardashian Baby Fever? "I Think I Need a Girl to ...E! OnlineRob Kardashian is part of a big family, and it seems like he's already planning to have a big one of his own, too. The E! star and uncle of three c.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 10th, 2019

DirecTV Packs Quite A Punch With New Original Series ‘Kingdom’

Set in Venice, California and centered in the gritty world of mixed martial arts cage fighting, KINGDOM premieres tonight and is the original new series from satellite provider DirecTV. A dynastic drama focused on a fractured family of fighters, hookers a.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodoutbreakOct 9th, 2014

ABC Orders "Uncle Buck" Reboot, Fortune Feimster Comedy

Feimster will star in the Tina Fey-produced family comedy pilot, while Will Packer is attached to produce 'Uncle Buck.'read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterFeb 3rd, 2015

‘Rogue’ Renewed for 20 Episodes on DirecTV

DirecTV’s original scripted drama, “Rogue,” has been picked up for 20 additional episodes. The series, produced by Entertainment One (eOne), stars Thandie Newton and Cole Hauser. Production on the new order will begin in Jan. 2015, with .....»»

Category: topSource: varietyApr 4th, 2019

DirecTV wants to be the next online substitute for cable

NEW YORK (AP) — There are already a few online services that aim to replace cable, but they haven't attracted many users yet. AT&T's DirecTV hopes to change that......»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 30th, 2016

DirecTV Now Leak Reveals Channels, Promotions, Challenges of AT&T’s TV Service (EXCLUSIVE)

AT&T is prepared to go all out on behalf of its new DirecTV Now service: The company is looking to give away Apple TV and Fire TV Stick devices to consumers who sign up for its TV streaming service, according to customer-support documents Variety di.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyNov 7th, 2016

Kate Hudson & Kate Bosworth Attend DirecTV"s Super Saturday Ahead of Super Bowl 2016!

Kate Hudson and Kate Bosworth both look super chic as they step out for the 2016 DirecTV Super Saturday Night held at Pier 70 on Saturday (February 6) in San Francisco, Calif. The ladies were joined by Kate B.‘s hubby Michael Polish, as well as Oliv.....»»

Category: topSource: justjaredFeb 7th, 2016

AT&T $48.5B purchase of DirecTV cleared by regulators, will be biggest pay TV provider in US

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T $48.5B purchase of DirecTV cleared by regulators, will be biggest pay TV provider in US......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 26th, 2015

AT&T-DirecTV deal set to close after approval from FCC

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T's $48.5 billion purchase of DirecTV is set to close after winning approval Friday from the Federal Communications Commission......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 26th, 2015

AT&T buys DirecTV, now biggest traditional TV provider in US

NEW YORK (AP) — Even as TV watchers increasingly go online, AT&T has become the country's biggest traditional TV provider with its $48.5 billion purchase of DirecTV......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 26th, 2015

DirecTV Chief Says Hispanic Online TV Service To Launch By Year End

The service, which is expected to be called YaVeo, will be DirecTV's answer to the general audience TV services that Sony, Verizon, and Dish Network plan to offer via the Internet.  “There's an ethnic opportunity and we're looking to launch an Hispan.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineOct 23rd, 2014

Raycom-DirecTV Standoff Ends With Deal; Service Restored For 43 Stations

Just in time for today's season-opening NFL games, Raycom Media and DirecTV settled their fee dispute with a new deal that puts 43 broadcast stations back on the satcaster's service. The two sides did not disclose terms of the deal. The deal was not enti.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineDec 13th, 2014

DirecTV, Raycom Media Blackout Ends Just in Time for NFL Games

DirecTV and broadcaster Raycom Media ended a seven-day standoff that had blacked out Big Four network affils in key markets such as Cincinnati, Cleveland and Charlotte, N.C. The sides came to terms shortly before Sunday’s 1 p.m. ET NFL kickoff time,.....»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 7th, 2014

DirecTV-Raycom Carriage Feud Sidelines Many Fans For NFL Opener Tonight

The NFL regular season kicks off tonight with a marquee matchup of the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks hosting the Green Bay Packers on NBC. But fans in many markets might need to make alternate plans. A carriage dispute between DirecTV and Raycom Me.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineJan 13th, 2015