The NBA Playoffs mean Hollywood types who once dutifully supported the now-hapless Los Angeles Lakers have shifted their focus to the hometown Clippers. Yet if they want a true lesson in Showbiz 101…
San Antonio Spurs
The common complaint about the San Antonio Spurs is that they are not "sexy." And that's more of an indictment of the media, frankly, than this relatively small-market NBA franchise, which has an…
UPDATE: In updated national estimates from Nielsen, Game 7 of the NBA Finals averaged a 10.6 rating/32 share in adults 18-49 and 26.32 million viewers overall — behind only Game 7 of the 2010…
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UPDATE: In national ratings released from Nielsen this afternoon, the season finale of NBC's "The Voice" went up to a 4.4 rating in adults 18-49 and 15.59 million viewers overall — matching the demo…
ABC rolled over the competition on Sunday as Game 5 of the NBA Finals dominated the evening and contributed to big year-to-year losses for the Miss USA pageant on NBC.
UPDATE: Game 4 averaged a 6.7 rating/21 share in adults 18-49 and 16.23 million viewers overall, according to Nielsen nationals released late Friday. This is about 15% better in demo, and nearly 2…
The Tony Awards on CBS were on a ratings upswing last night, logging the show's largest overall audience in four years — 7.2 million — despite competition from the NBA Finals on ABC.
USA Network’s heavily promoted drama “Graceland” got off to an OK start in its Thursday premiere. The opening night number of 3.31 million viewers was not impressive by USA’s standards but not a…
The opening game of the NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs made ABC an easy winner on Thursday, though the game could not match last year’s start. Preliminary, affiliate-based…
Iris Grossman has joined Paradigm as an agent in its talent department. Grossman had been with ICM for more than 20 years, though her tenure was broken up by a stint in the 1990s as a casting exec at…
TV's upfront marketplace has started to move. And once again, Fox is doing the pace-setting among the Big Four networks.