UPDATE: Ratings for every NBC program came down in the nationals, due mostly to a football preemption in New Orleans, where the game artificially inflated last night’s early numbers for the net…
Michael J. Fox Show
The most-watched new TV shows launching this fall are also making a splash on Facebook, according to data the social-network giant released exclusively to Variety on Thursday. The biggest launches at…
If Sean Hayes helped break ground on "Will & Grace," all he saves here is the TV-given right to roll out retreads.
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UPDATE: The gap between the new comedies closed a bit in the 18-49 nationals, as “The Crazy Ones” edged down (to 3.9/11, 15.52 million viewers overall) and “The Michael J, Fox Show” ticked up (2.2/6…
As people increasingly watch favorite television shows on their own timetables and platforms, they are less beholden than ever to a network schedule. But timeslots still matter in the business of…
Having Michael J. Fox back on NBC Thursday roughly 30 years later has a certain symmetry, but generating sustained interest in his comeback vehicle will require more than just good will.
Queen Latifah's new syndie program lasts just sixty minutes, but the program's backers spent months preparing audiences for her debut. Sony Pictures Entertainment has been promoting the new program…
It has some time to recoup, but NBC’s ambitious gameshow “The MIllion Second Quiz” opened to soft numbers Monday night. The around-the-clock quiz show hosted by Ryan Seacrest settled for a 1.7…
It’s official: Bruno Mars will sing at halftime of Super Bowl XLVIII in February at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. Fox will telecast next year’s pro football championship game, historically one of…
While TNT may know drama with scripted crime shows including “Perception,” “King & Maxwell” and “Law & Order” reruns , the Turner net is only now getting to know the true crime space with the launch…
Guest star gigs let Michael J. Fox dip his toe into the acting waters after walking away from his starring role on "Spin City" in 2000 due to symptoms from Parkinson's disease.