NBC posted its worst Friday primetime showing with original programming in 2-1/2 years last week, dragged down by lower-than-usual overall TV viewing levels and the lowest numbers ever for Peacock…
Stephen Weiswasser is stepping down as president and CEO of Americast, the telco TV partnership of Disney and four Baby Bells, as of March 31.
"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…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman1Weekend:$21.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire2Weekend:$19.1M Warner Brothers
Need For Speed
Need For Speed3Weekend:$17.8M