The just-concluded November sweeps saw the recent downward drift in Los Angeles news ratings continue, with KABC the only English-lingo station to consistently buck the gloomy trend.
Last month's trade deal between the World Trade Organization and China has put the spotlight on China's nearly 1 billion -- and growing -- TV viewers.
Fox has canceled "Action," the critically acclaimed but low-rated series whose edgy content had been lambasted by some, applauded by others.
ABC has won the development rights to an Artists Television Group-produced half-hour laffer to star budding African-American comic Aisha Tyler.
Roma Downey and Rudolph have guided CBS to a second-place finish in the November sweeps total viewers and households races, dropping NBC to third, by either measure, for the first time in a sweeps…
After nailing its all-time high of 3.2 in the latest Nielsen ratings, Fox O&Os have decided to renew their vows with gaveler "Divorce Court" for fall 2000.
Actioners and other weeklies duked it out to the end during the third week of sweeps, resulting in a new king of the ring, according to the Nielsen report for the week of Nov. 15-21.
Boosted by the addition of the still-blazing "Judge Judy" to its lineup, WNBC today will claim a commanding November sweeps win in Gotham -- one highlighted by victories in virtually every key time…
The demand for 30-second spots on the January 30 Super Bowl has become so ferocious that ABC will harvest $3 million apiece for the few it expects to sell in the next six weeks.
As the Vatican gears up for the 2000 Holy Year Jubilee and a flood of religious pilgrims expected to descend on Rome for the accompanying celebrations, flagship Italian pubcaster RAI 1 is preparing…
David E. Kelley's high-profile ABC drama "Snoops" will soon be history, at least in part because of the success of the net's "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire."