ONCE THE WORLD SERIES and political campaigns are over, television executives will have to begin dealing with a painful truth.
CBS has given a full-season pickup to its new Twentieth TV drama series "Picket Fences," meaning the web has officially extended back-nine orders to four of its seven new shows.
Low West Coast coverage due to baseball depressed CBS' daytime ratings for the Oct. 5-9 Nielsen week, while NBC continues to slide into the cellar of that daypart.
Universal TV, reshaping its producer roster under new management, has augmented its lineup with a half-dozen recent deals and is pressing forward with several new projects--including two…
Psychotic neighbors are the latest riff on the urban paranoia theme, to follow psychotic one-night stands, nannies, cops and roommates. "Consenting Adults" initially seems a little brainier than its…
CBS was breathing a small sigh of relief on Wednesday as Atlanta's thrilling win over Pittsburgh swept a higher-profile team into the World Series with by far the best numbers for any playoff game…
CBS has officially pulled the plug on new Carsey-Werner Co. sitcom "Frannie's Turn," which joins "Angel Street" as a casualty of the web's Saturday lineup.
NBC has confirmed plans to air "Perry Mason" telefilms from 8-10 p.m. Fridays through the November sweeps, as reported (Daily Variety, Oct. 13), as well as a double-pump airing of "The Hard Way"--a…
ONE THING'S FOR CERTAIN: If Sunday's debate was a prototype for a prime time series, the Disneys and Lorimars of the world wouldn't line up to sign deals with George Bush or Bill Clinton.
With sports disrupting the other networks, ABC became the only clear winner in Sunday's first televised presidential debate, which was seen in nearly 40% of U.S. households in the overnight metered…
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