CBS controlled the final two hours of Monday with the expanded season finales of "Everybody Loves Raymond" and "CSI: Miami," putting a bow on the net's total-viewer victory for the May sweep. The Eye…
NBA Playoffs' slam-dunks spilled beyond the court last week to the cable networks that carry postseason games, propelling TNT and ESPN to double-digit gains in total viewers in the primetime Nielsens.
Trio has expanded its June slate with eight acquisitions. Month, centered on the theme "Uncensored Comedy," will feature an original documentary of the same name narrated by Susie Essman of "Curb…
The Game Show Network has ordered 25 more episodes of rookie series "National Lampoon's Funny Money" before the first 40 half-hours have even premiered.
The National Assn. of Television Program Executives will hold a daylong TV producers bootcamp, featuring workshops and pitch sessions, Aug. 1 at the Bel-Age Hotel in West Hollywood.
Scandinavian format distributor MTV Intl. has licensed 57 episodes of game show "Guillotine" to Spain's Canal 9.
The final full week of the May sweep was a very competitive one, with season finales of its Thursday hits helping NBC edge out Fox among young adults.
Azteca America, the fledgling Spanish-lingo network owned by No. 2 Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca, expects to reach 75% of the U.S. Hispanic market by the beginning of the fourth quarter.
A live-action pic based on hit Japanese animated TV series "Neon Genesis Evangelion" is in the works.
Fox sneaked away with a Monday victory among young adults thanks to a special edition of "American Idol" and the season finale of "Mr. Personality," according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.