CNBC has canceled John McEnroe's ailing talkshow and plans a reshuffle to improve the financial channel's lackluster primetime ratings. Net will replace McEnroe with outspoken ad man Donny Deutsch.
The BBC is investigating a hoax perpetrated on the pubcaster by a man pretending to be a spokesman for Dow Chemical. The Beeb apologized for airing a report that Dow was accepting responsibility for…
Local broadcast TV ad revenue increased more than 12% in the third quarter, driven by big political spending leading up to Election Day, according to the Television Advertising Bureau.
If a TV symbol was needed for the current unrest in Ukraine that followed the disputed presidential elections, it came Nov. 25 in the form of a sign-language interpreter on pubcaster UT-1.
With laffers falling flat at the major nets, cable nets are the beneficiaries, as a wealth of proven talent is eager to dive into cable's uncensored domain.
As Gil Grissom of "CSI" says, "The evidence doesn't lie." And in November, there was plenty of it to indicate that CBS is on a roll. Powered by a third edition of forensics phenom "CSI" as well as a…
The networks have finally admitted they've got a sitcom problem. Unfortunately, they don't have a clue about how to fix it. Every year, the six networks collectively spend some $75 million to develop…
The proliferation of awards shows, TV docs and celebrity bios like "E! True Hollywood Stories" has given rise to a bitter standoff over the use of film clips.
Turns out the big fat warning that was NBC's disastrous version of "Coupling" hasn't stopped webheads from sampling fare from across the Pond.
For independent producer Argos Prods., truth is proving more profitable than fiction. Mexican pubcaster Canal 22 will air two Argos biopics, while the production company has inked a deal with…
Tuning In: High jumpers must plant one foot just right to gain the leverage required to spring up and over the bar. As nets and producers wonder how to launch their next comedy hit, the nagging…
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