The second-highest-rated ''JAG'' ever has kept CBS hot on NBC's tail in a close November sweeps race, while the top-rated ''NYPD Blue'' since last Dec. 9 has propelled ABC to a Nov. 17 nightlong…
Acknowledging that its fall schedule has performed poorly, UPN is abandoning its strategy of targeting a broad, Middle-American audience and will focus instead on attracting younger viewers and men…
Discovery Communications is launching Discovery Themed Entertainment (DTE), a division charged with creating areas of growth in the themed entertainment and location-based arenas.
"Twister" has generated just enough of a ratings updraft to lift NBC over Fox for the Nov. 9-15 primetime Nielsens week in adults 18-49, but not enough to reach CBS in households.
Harvey Entertainment lost $2 million in the third quarter, compared to a profit of $2.5 million a year ago, the company reported Monday.
Online books and music retailer Amazon.com on Tuesday said it would begin selling movies, both on videotape and DVD, along with a variety of electronics, games and toys, just in time for the…
Buccieri & Weiss Prods. ("Penn & Teller's Sin City Spectacular") has inked a first-look development deal with Lions Gate Media, the TV arm of Lions Gate Entertainment.
Fox Broadcasting Co. on Tuesday officially named Comedy Central CEO Doug Herzog president of entertainment, replacing departing prexy Peter Roth.
Nearly all of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's outside shareholders participated in the Lion's $700 million stock rights offering, the company said Tuesday, signaling that outside investors remain positive…
A ringless Rupert Murdoch, accompanied by his son James, announced a $300,000 commitment Tuesday to joint programs with the org One Hundred Black Men, committing his News Corp. to intern programs as…