Fox's broadcast of Mark McGwire's record-breaking 62nd home run Tuesday night delivered the best regular season numbers for a baseball game on network television in more than 16 years.
Chalking up strong Nielsen numbers on the opening night of the season, ESPN has started to earn back the staggering $4.8 billion it ponied up for exclusive cable rights to a Sunday-night package of…
NBC's highest-rated Monday since "Merlin" and its best Friday since the NBA playoffs have led the Peacock to victory in Aug. 31-Sept. 6 primetime Nielsens.
Talk about your showcase showdowns: Come Monday, the much anticipated new talker from Roseanne moves into the 10 a.m. timeslot now dominated locally by CBS' "The Price is Right" and ABC's "The View."
Twentieth Century Fox Television has upped Emile Levisetti to VP of comedy. He reports to Mindy Schultheis, senior VP of comedy.
Eric Roberts, Max Perlich, Illeana Douglas, Ryan Merriman, Beverly D'Angelo and Anthony LaPaglia have joined Richard Dreyfuss in HBO's original production "Lansky," a biopic about notorious Jewish…
In the latest flurry of syndie off-network sales activity, Warner Bros.' Telepictures Distribution has inked deals for the rerun rights to WB Network sitcom "The Jamie Foxx Show" with UPN affils in…
Sky Latin America has announced plans to bow in Chile, its fourth territory, in early October.
Warner Bros. International TV Distribution has inked a multiyear pay-per-view deal with DirecTV Japan, providing the digital platform with the nonexclusive PPV rights to a slate of upcoming feature…
CBS News has tapped Janet Leissner to head up its Washington bureau.
Against steep odds, Columbia TriStar TV Distribution has kept its syndie revivals of "The Dating Game" and "The Newlywed Game" alive for a third season, picking up late renewals in Gotham and Los…