What is likely NBC's biggest clunker of the season is plopped into the "Will & Grace"-"ER" Thursday hammock, benefiting neither show. Based on "Good Morning, Miami's" opening dud of a joke, viewers…
With "Haunted," Matthew Fox is exorcising the ghost of "Party of Five's" Charlie Salinger. UPN drama has a comfy post-"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" timeslot that offers auds a tempting two-hour…
UPN has the opportunity to achieve crossover success with "Half and Half," a family sitcom that, like ABC's "My Wife in Kids," explores universal experiences through a predominately black cast.
As networks peer into HBO's groundbreaking series for inspiration sitcoms like "Hidden Hills" are bound to happen. Laffer finds its inspiration in "The Mind of the Married Man," cleans it up a little…
CBS hasn't had much luck in capping its otherwise strong Monday lineup in recent years: It's tried big-city doctors ("L.A. Doctors"), cops ("Brooklyn South") and lawyers ("Family Law"), but each has…
Like many of the commercial channels, PBS is offering its version of comfort food to keep its longtime viewers from grabbing the remote control.
It's still too early to call Walt Disney the Mouse that roared -- and to say that topper Michael Eisner's job is secure -- but it is fair to say the struggling entertainment company had one of its…
Justice Dept. antitrust chief Charles James said Thursday that there is no single matter gobbling up more resources and attention than the hotly debated EchoStar/DirecTV merger.
Daily Variety polled nearly two dozen TV critics to gather their opinions on the upcoming fall schedule. They were asked to rate the shows, based on early pilots and press tour presentations, for…
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