Are TV westerns poised for a comeback? That’s what some are suggesting, though we remain skeptical. Why? Read this and find out …
In the feud between the Hatfields and McCoys, the History channel proved the winner. A miniseries about the warring families set basic cable viewing records, according to Nielsen Co. figures the channel released Thursday.
There’s nothing like a backwoods blood feud to excite television viewers.
The first night of the three-part History Channel miniseries premiered to 13.9 million viewers Monday night, making it the No. 1 non-sports telecast in basic cable television history.
Gabriel Byrne is in a plundering mood. “In Treatment” actor Byrne has signed on for “Vikings,” History Channel’s maiden voyage into scripted programming.
Louisiana authorities say Mitchell Guist, an alligator hunter featured on the reality show “Swamp People,” has died.
The History Channel is getting with the times by ordering its first scripted series. Of course, it will be a period drama. The network announced Tuesday its plans to begin production on “Vikings,” to be executive produced by Michael Hirst, the man behind Showtime’s “The Tudors.” The series, which has been given a full-season commitment, […]
Alligator hunters, raccoon wranglers and crawfish catchers in Louisiana’s critter-filled swamps and bayous are increasingly common on television.
A blatant “product-placement” for Subway sandwiches that played like a commercial within Monday’s episode of “Hawaii Five-O” is raising eyebrows. Watch the “ad” everybody’s talking about here.
A new “Pawn Stars” spinoff series has reportedly riled up History Channel’s original pawn-shop kings. TMZ.com quotes unnamed sources from the production team on the original “Pawn Stars” who say the “Pawn Stars” guys — patriarch Richard Harrison, brothers Rick and Corey Harrison and lovable shop employee Chumlee — feel they were “blindsided” when History […]