It's turning into one of the all-time great autumns for sports, making it tough for TV's best entertainment offerings to compete with the on-the-field fireworks.
Satcaster BSkyB has signed up 1.8 million digital subscribers as of Thursday, once again beating analysts' expectations.
A state superior court in Frankfurt has ruled in favor of Germany's TV commercial blocker, known locally as the "TV fairy."
"Wasteland" and "Harsh Realm" continue to perform double-duty as the names of new TV series -- and an apt description of the Thursday and Friday Nielsen landscape, littered with the mangled remains…
Red-hot scribe John Ridley ("Three Kings") has inked an overall deal with the Greenblatt-Janollari Studio to develop both comedy and drama projects, including a supernatural actioner that's already…
NBC is developing an hourlong drama with "Ghost" scribe Bruce Joel Rubin.
There will be a memorial gathering for Daily Variety reporter Richard Katz at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Lodge, Viacom Building, 1515 Broadway, Seventh floor. No RSVP required.
According to national Nielsen numbers for the week of Sept. 27-Oct. 3, Tribune's "Richard Simmons' Dream Maker" and Hamilton's "The Dream Team" have yet to find their audiences as the new season…
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences will give its Trustees Award to Time Warner chairman and CEO Gerald M. Levin. Honor will be presented Nov. 3 in New York.
Marmel Entertainment will lay out about $500,000 to produce the "Mrs. World Pageant" on Pax TV Dec. 18. It's the first of three annual two-hour Mrs. World specials for which Pax has signed up.
Hitching a ride in Televisa's commercial slipstream, TV Azteca has announced that it too will increase advertising rates by 40% for the coming year.