CBS showed off its ratings balance by managing to win the week despite finishing first only one night, Sunday, during the Aug. 16-22 Nielsen competition.
Columbia Pictures TV has reportedly picked up a piece of the new CBS comedy series "Dave's World" in exchange for freeing up actor Meshach Taylor to join the cast.
Roseanne Arnold has given new meaning to the concept of writing by the numbers. Arnold, star of the high-rated Carsey-Werner Co. sitcom "Roseanne," issued numbered T-shirts to each of the show's 19…
Mel Gibson's directing debut more than anything reinforces his status as a genuinely fine actor, a fact often lost amid the explosions and car crashes in the "Lethal Weapon" and "Mad Max" trilogies…
Only the simple-minded will find much to cheer in this martial arts actioner, which has the queasy feel of a movie slapped together by the marketing department -- i.e., let's double our pleasure by…
NBC's "Today" topped "Good Morning America" for the second consecutive week in Nielsen daytime and fringe results for Aug. 9-13, while ABC continues to breathe down the neck of CBS' lineup.
CBS will serve up a major helping of family values this November with a Thanksgiving-themed "The Waltons" reunion -- one of three "go" movies on the Lee Rich Co.'s TV production slate.
Various production companies and private public relations firms have volunteered to staff the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, responding to word that CBS, NBC and Fox Broadcasting Co. have…
Paramount TV Group has confirmed the appointment of Garrett S. Hart as president of the network TV division and the corresponding exit of 12-year studio veteran John S. Pike, as reported.
ABC Sports prez Dennis Swanson called "heads" Tuesday and landed his network broadcast rights to next year's World Series.
Much has been made of the difficulty in getting the television industry to act in unison -- particularly as it pertains to the issue of televised violence, with 44 days now remaining on Sen. Paul…