The geek-flavored G4 channel will become the Esquire Network in September. NBCUniversal on Wednesday announced the rebranded channel’s Sept. 23 launch date. The channel is the namesake of Esquire magazine and is aiming to draw a similar audience of upscale males.
The Esquire Network won’t be launching as soon as expected. The NBCUniversal rebrand of the G4 Network, which was due to kick off April 22, will now launch in the summer, in order to add more programs to its roster.
Say goodbye to the G4 network, because Esquire is moving in. Beginning April 22, the G4 network will be rebranded the Esquire Network through a partnership between NBCUniversal and Hearst Magazines. Designed to be a Bravo-type series for upscale males, the network will look to broaden G4’s focus on games, gear and gadgets to look […]
4 is cancelling two of its most popular shows: “Attack of the Show” and “X Play,” as the network undergoes a makeover.
“Community” creator Dan Harmon is admitting that his show’s low ratings were a contributing factor in his dismissal from the show last spring. Details …
NBC and its G4 cable sister will crown an “American Ninja Warrior” this summer, and it’s a good bet that person will be tired.
PHILADELPHIA – “Jackass” star Ryan Dunn had a blood-alcohol content that was more than twice the legal limit when he and a passenger died in a fiery one-car crash this week, according to a toxicology report. Dunn’s Porsche may have been traveling as fast as 140 mph in a 55 mph zone when it jumped […]
INDIANA, Pa. – Authorities in western Pennsylvania say a helicopter carrying a reality television crew crashed near Indiana University of Pennsylvania, seriously injuring two of the four people aboard, but no fatalities were reported. The helicopter went down shortly after 8:30 p.m. Saturday in between two apartment buildings. Officials say no one on the ground […]
With Charlie Sheen loose on the Internet, the producers and writers of G4’s “Web Soup” must be giddy with excitement. The comedy series, poised for a new season starting March 30, is “armed with more outlandish and ridiculous viral videos featuring jaw-dropping stunts, peculiar pranks and all kinds of extraordinary mishaps for its viewers,” according […]
Chris Harwick promises many surprises for Wednesday night’s season premiere of G4’s clip show ‘Web Soup.’ Some of the unconventional items teased by the host include a floating “up-top hand” which will periodically pop into frame (and he swears will get its own storyline), the return of a favorite segment titled “Pussy Stampede” (it’s about […]