"Oprah Winfrey" was the top talker overall in the February sweep, in spite of surrendering her crown during the week of Feb. 16 to the surging "Jerry Springer."
Oprah Winfrey can defeat the beef industry in the heart of cow country, but even the long-reigning queen of talk can't stop the "Jerry Springer" juggernaut.
The February sweep is ending on a low note for syndie's freshman latenight strips "Vibe" and "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show."
Putting the final touches on the management structure of the Barry Diller-led USA Networks Studios, Universal TV veterans Henry Schlieff and Lonnie Burstein have been given expanded responsibilities…
The corporate migration from Universal TV to the newly minted USA Networks Studios continues with the appointment of U TV alums Vance Van Petten and Arthur Hasson to senior posts at USA.
Disney development exec Susan Lyne has been tapped exec VP of movies and miniseries for ABC. Lyne, formerly exec VP of acquisitions, development and new business for Walt Disney Pictures…
New Line Television has tapped former ABC exec Tom Campbell as senior VP of development and production in an effort to broaden the company's development slate and boost its profile in Hollywood.
In the coming era of digital multichannel broadcasting, the major broadcast webs should be required to set aside a portion of their primetime skeds for independently produced programming, indie TV…
Lou Wallach has been tapped director of creative affairs for Fox's new TV production unit, Fox Television Studios.
Satcaster U.S. Satellite Broadcasting has its eye on armchair pic crix. The movie-oriented sat-TV service has been flooded with entries to its "You Be the Movie Critic" contest, an elaborate national…
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$35.1M Universal Pictures -34.92%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$30.1M Fox -29.51%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$974,415 Cumulative:$212.9M Warner Brothers -37.02%