It was the "zip!" heard around the world on Tuesday as CNN anchor Kyra Phillips left her mic on during a trip to the bathroom during the president's speech on hurricane preparedness.
Last week other nets rolled out the red carpet, new fall series and even Jack Sparrow, but CBS finished on top, thanks to the best perfs yet from its reality tandem of "Big Brother" and "Rock Star."
"Jersey Boys" will replace the world premiere of a Motown-based musical at the Ahmanson Theater in May. The national tour of the Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons biotuner will run from May through…
Continuing its growth spurt, the Gersh Agency has acquired L.A.-based boutique tenpercentery Dytman & Associates in a move that expands Gersh's television side.
ESPN has renewed its deal with the Big East for another six years, through the 2012-13 season, promising for the first time to cover every intra-conference basketball game on at least one of its…
In its biggest Asian deal to date, Viacom's MTV Networks is buying out the majority share in MTV Japan from private-equity partner H&Q Asia Pacific. Purchase price was undisclosed.
The Weinstein Co. and the Hubbard Media Group have joined with private investors to buy Ovation, an arts and culture cabler that's barely functioning. Investment is the Weinstein brothers' first in a…
"This Is Wonderland," a skein canceled by Canadian pubcaster CBC this year, was the leader Tuesday in the 21st Gemini Award nominations, celebrating the best in Canuck TV.
The booming digital music biz shows no signs of slowing down, as new player SpiralFrog is laying the groundwork to enter the market, while AOL relaunched on Tuesday the MusicNow service it acquired…
ABC has chosen the New York Television Festival as the venue for the preem of its fall comedy series "Knights of Prosperity," which chronicles a band of misfits plotting to rob Mick Jagger.
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 6.5 Network: CBS
Family Guy-r2Rating: 1.4 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 3.0 Network: FOX
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American Dad, -r3Rating: 1.3 Share: 4 Viewers (Millions): 2.6 Network: FOX