NBC West Coast president Don Ohlmeyer yesterday espoused to media buyers a "big tent theory" that forgoes advertiser-friendly young demographics in favor of "a relentless pursuit of eyeballs."
Coming soon (maybe) to local TV stations in your market is "The Mike Levey Show," a program that will combine entertainment and information with the capability of offering shopping at home--all…
In a move that wasn't unexpected, the ABC Television Network and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences have entered into a long-term agreement that will extend ABC's current exclusive…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Weekend:$32.5M
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Weekend:$13.1M
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Weekend:$11.9M
Youth-oriented Fox Broadcasting Co. is determined to expand its reach beyond 18- to 34-year-olds, with chairman Lucie Salhany reiterating to media buyers her publicly stated goal of ranking first…
HBO Pictures' "Barbarians at the Gate" averaged a 14.1 rating/22 share in HBO homes from 8-9:45 p.m. in its debut March 20 to outscore its network competition , according to A.C. Nielsen Co. data.
Specials struck the happiest notes as the post-February-sweeps blues was fairly rampant among most syndicated entries, according to Nielsen national syndication barter rankings for the week ending…
The Boston-based Foundation to Improve Television will ask the Federal Communications Commission today to limit excessive TV violence during prime viewing hours.
Key members of Congress are putting heat on the Federal Communications Commission to roll back cable TV rate increases that have occurred since lawmakers passed legislation reregulating the industry…
HBO Pictures yesterday announced it has nabbed the rights to Robert Schenkkan's 1992 Pulitzer Prize-winning six-hour play "The Kentucky Cycle," and signed Schenkkan to adapt the material into a…
The audience fragmentation that will follow cable systems' expansion to hundreds of channels could spell disaster for expensive new TV series, broadcast exex said yesterday.