CBS and Tribune Broadcasting are betting big that the comedian has enough goodwill with auds to allow an 11 p.m. syndicated latenight yakker to survive in a landscape that is far more fragmented…
Numbers are in for the first full week of national sports channel Fox Sports 1, and the net has left plenty of room for improvement. Nielsen estimates that FS1 averaged 161,000 viewers in primetime…
If nothing else, 2013 may well go down as the year the "event album" reached its apotheosis, with four-quadrant assaults of corporate synergies, saturation marketing, social media info-bombing and…
Netflix revival of cult comedy plays like a TV reunion - fun initially, without much to say.
International Space Station commander Chris Hadfield was already becoming an Internet sensation with his 770,000 Twitter followers and videos of him strumming a guitar and cooking spinach in space…
Here's a counterintuitive thought: Perhaps "Last Resort" and "666 Park Avenue" stalled at ABC because viewers were intrigued enough not to rush to watch them.
A stunt that went badly wrong in a "Jackass"-style segment of a German reality show has raised questions in the country about how far TV channels should go in pursuit of ratings.
Germany's top-rated "Wetten, dass...?" (Wanna Bet) show on pubcaster ZDF was shut down in mid-broadcast on Saturday night for the first time in its nearly 30-year history after a contestant was…
The identity of "The Mole" is still a secret, but the name of the show's new host can be revealed: Jon Kelley.
Blighty's biggest private terrestrial broadcaster, ITV, has signed a two-year exclusive deal with two of its biggest stars — "cheeky chappie" presenters Ant and Dec.
ITV and NBC are in tune over "The Great American Singing Bee," a musical quizzer format from producers Phil Gurin ("Weakest Link") and Bob Horowitz ("Battle of the Network Reality Stars").