WFXT FOX channels in Boston & Providence restored on Verizon


Late yesterday Verizon said an agreement with Cox Media Group had been reached to restore several Fox-affiliated channels to the Boston and Providence areas. The Cox-owned Fox stations, unavailable since pulled on Thanksgiving morning at 3:00…

Boston’s FOX affiliate still dark on Verizon [Updated]


[Updated: Verizon and Cox Media Group have reached an agreement.] Boston’s Fox affiliate station WFXT and related channels are still dark for Verizon FiOS TV customers, one week after the network went dark the night before Thanksgiving…

Verizon FiOS: Local FOX channels may go black on Thanksgiving in Boston & Providence [Updated]


Verizon FiOS TV customers in the Boston, MA and Providence, RI areas may not be able to get local Fox channels operated by WFXT after Wednesday, November 26th. Oddly enough, the Fox affiliated channels are actually owned…

‘Gotham’ Premieres this September on Fox – minus Batman


“Gotham” is an upcoming DC Comics origin series set in the city of Gotham before the arrival of Batman. Rather than focusing on the DC superhero himself, the show will revolve around Jim Gordon, played by Ben…

3 TV shows premiering this Sunday, Jan. 19


January is always a great month for TV show premieres, and although we’ve seen quite a few shows already start their new seasons, there are three more openers this weekend. Premiering Sunday, Jan. 19, you can…

What happened to Fox Soccer Channel?


If you’re wondering what happened to Fox Soccer Channel, the channel has been replaced by Fox’s FXX network. FXX is a sister network to FX and FX Movie Channel and aimed towards a male audience of…

FOX Sports 2 replaces FUEL TV


The launch of FOX Sports 2 on Aug. 17 was less publicized than the FOX Sports 1 launch and replacement of Speed TV. FOX Sports 2, according to FOX Sports, will be an extension of FOX…

Fox Sports 1 launches this weekend, no more Speed TV


This morning Fox Sports 1 launched on most major TV service providers, including AT&T U-Verse, Cox, DIRECTV, DISH, Time Warner Cable, and Verizon FiOS. The channel has close to 5,000 hours of programming planned annually, made…

Starz & Encore channels to broadcast more Fox titles


Starz and Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution have reached a distribution deal that will put hundreds of Fox movies on  STARZ and ENCORE movie channels. The multi-year agreement includes standard-definition and HD versions of titles, as well…

NGC and Fox announce 2014 premiere of ‘Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey’


At Comic-Con San Diego, National Geographic Channel and Fox announced the new television series “Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey” will premiere spring 2014 in the US, as well as internationally in 170 countries and 48 languages. “Cosmos:…

FOX putting digital ahead of Blu-ray & DVD


Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment will start selling more digital copies of films up to four weeks ahead of Blu-ray and DVD formats. This Tuesday, May 14, FOX will offer A Good Day to Die Hard in…

‘Cops’ moving from FOX to Spike TV


Starting this fall new episodes of “Cops” will move from FOX to Spike TV, the network announced today. When the show moves to Spike TV in September it will keep its long-running Saturday night, 8 p.m….

Who Wants Hulu?


With regards to Hulu, News Corp. is trying to get Disney to buy their stake in this timeshare that’s turned out to be Florida swampland, while Disney is trying to convince News Corp. to do the same.

NFL Divisional Playoffs Weekend Schedule 2013


Are you ready for the second weekend of 2013 NFL playoffs? This weekend CBS and FOX host the NFL Divisional Playoffs when eight teams compete for a chance go to the Conference Finals. In the AFC,…

2012 MLB World Series on FOX schedule


This year the San Francisco Giants (with a come from behind win against the St. Louis Cardinals) will face the Yankees-sweeping Detroit Tigers.

UltraViolet gets an edge on DVD & On Demand


FOX has revealed UltraViolet sales of Prometheus will precede DVD and On Demand sales of the film by 3 weeks, The New York Times reported. This will be the first film FOX offers in UltraViolet, the…

NFL opening weekend schedule


It’s opening weekend of the NFL regular season! The season opener actually started freakishly on a Wednesday night this year due to a scheduling conflict with Pres. Obama’s acceptance at the Democratic convention,

‘American Idol’ Season 11 premieres tonight


The 2012 American Idol season starts tonight on FOX, with the return of last year’s judges Randy Jackson, Jennifer Lopez, and Steven Tyler. The two-night/two hour premiere of Season 11 airs from Weds., Jan. 18 through Thurs., Jan 19 at 8:00 PM ET/PT.

January Network Premieres on ABC, FOX, NBC, CBS


January always brings a bunch of premieres to network television. This month, there are a few brand new shows headed our way such as NBC’s “The Firm,” ABC’s “The Revolution,” and FOX’s “Alcatraz.”

Patriots vs. Broncos tops NFL week 15 schedule


There are some great NFL games scheduled this weekend starting off with a special Saturday game featuring Dallas (7-6) against Tampa Bay (4-9) at 8:20 PM Eastern. On Sunday, Washington (4-9) faces the New York Giants (7-6), Cincinnati (7-6) plays Pittsburgh (10-3), and Oakland (7-6) hosts Detroit (8-5). But all games seem to be overshadowed by the hottest ticket in town – Denver vs. New England.