Radio jock Chris Jagger has been tapped as host of Telepictures' upcoming syndie strip "Change of Heart."
Demographic ratings rule the TV biz, and the season-ending demo averages for the top syndie skeins reveal a few surprises when compared to household rankings.
TV industry veteran Allan Yasnyi has been named prexy and CEO of TV research giant ASI Entertainment, which is prepping for a major nationwide expansion of its program testing facilities.
"Show time" has taken on a whole new meaning for Los Angeles Lakers icon Earvin (Magic) Johnson. The Monday bow of his latenight talkshow wasn't a Nielsen slam dunk, but it wasn't a foul, either.
George Back is stepping down as president of distribution for Pearson All American at the end of the month.
It's official: The off-network syndie biz is back to being a buyer's market. Warner Bros. confirmed Monday that it has sold the off-network rights to the NBC comedy "Suddenly Susan" to Tribune…
"Vibe" is about to go vamoose. Columbia TriStar TV Distribution confirmed Monday that it has nixed plans for a second year of the Sinbad-hosted syndie latenight strip created by Quincy Jones and…
Tribune Broadcasting has retained Merrill Lynch to evaluate the sale prospects for its TV stations in Atlanta and New Orleans.
CBS Entertainment is consolidating its longform programming department under the supervision of Sunta Izzicupo, the exec credited for much of the Eye web's recent success with its Sunday night movie…
To paraphrase Carlos Santana, Jerry Springer is expected to change his evil ways today and embrace nonviolence on his red-hot syndie talkshow.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%