The TV Column: olympics


Posted at 07:49 PM ET, 01/07/2013

Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte gets a reality series

E! to follow the Olympic swimmer in a six-episode series scheduled to debut in April.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:49 PM ET, 01/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  olympics, london summer olympics, ryan lochte, 30 rock, e! entertainment

Posted at 06:58 PM ET, 08/16/2012

NBC to rerun ‘Animal Practice’ and ‘Go On’ Tuesday — with ads

NBC took heat for airing new comedies ‘Animal Practice’ and ‘Go On’ during London Games.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:58 PM ET, 08/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  nbc, london olympics, london summer games, crystal the monkey, matthew perry, glee

Posted at 05:49 PM ET, 08/16/2012

London Olympics viewing: Washington ranks No. 17

NBC-owned WRC reports average home watched 25 hours of Games.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:49 PM ET, 08/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  london summer olympics, london games, summer olympics, nbc

Posted at 05:29 PM ET, 08/09/2012

Matthew Perry post Olympics return to NBC comedy clocks 16 million viewers

Matthew Perry comedy preview after Wednesday Olympics coverage attracts more viewers than any comedy launch on NBC last fall.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:29 PM ET, 08/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  nbc, london summer olympics, lorne michaels, nbc

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 05/02/2012

YouTube pitches new channels to advertisers during TV networks’ upfront frenzy

Company holds its first ‘upfront’ presentation to pitch new nets to Madison Avenue

By Lisa de Moraes  |  02:58 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  google, youtube, olympics