Pretty interesting stuff from NBC Universal Prez of Research Alan Wurtzel about which programs are time-shifted — and how long people wait before watching them. Ties in with the networks' push to get…
An easygoing new hourlong comedy series mixing nostalgia with frat-house hijinks.
Although they don't agree on much, Barack Obama and Sarah Palin share a philosophy regarding television -- one that carries a message for anybody looking to use the medium to promote people, products…
Perhaps it's inevitable, but just this month we've seen an especially strong wave of what I call "Duh" journalism –- stories that sound interesting and are sure to get attention, but really don't say…
Rachel Maddow's interview with Jon Stewart on Thursday will doubtless be sliced and diced over the next 24 hours, but the MSNBC host made Stewart's point for him — unwittingly — in a way that had…
The game is afoot, all right, with "Sherlock," another delightful British import airing on PBS' "Masterpiece."
"Human Target" — adapted from a DC Comics property — was among the pleasant surprises of last season, featuring terrific action sequences and breezy, good-humored chemistry among the central trio…
Having produced a series of memorable documentaries devoted to veterans and the Iraq war, HBO widens that lens in its latest Veteran's Day offering, "Wartorn: 1861-2010."
Movie channels have long used original documentaries to augment and thematically connect bunches of films, which is helpful if said movies are, well, mediocre.
A Fox News spokesperson on Lou Dobbs almost exactly a year ago: "We have not had any discussions with Lou Dobbs for Fox News or Fox Business." Hell, they were downright indignant about those who…
Today's column focused on AlphaBoomers and NBC's efforts to get advertisers to pay attention to that demographic, which encompasses viewers age 55-64, a choice leading-edge of the baby boomer…