NBC has realigned its specials department, placing oversight under execs Craig Plestis and Doug Vaughan. Plestis will head up the Peacock's West Coast-based specials, while Vaughan will oversee…
Fox Reality and Scott Sternberg are taking the law into their own hands. News Corp.'s 24-hour reality channel has greenlit production on 10 one-hour episodes of "The Academy," a first-time look at…
TBS is beefing up its online strategy by creating Veryfunnyads.com, a repository for a bulging collection of humorous blurbs from around the world.
What do Tyler Perry, Anderson Cooper, Al Franken and Joan Didion all have in common? They are among the 100-odd contenders for the second annual Quills Awards, unveiled Tuesday in New York by Variety…
Fox hoped to get a jump on the competish with early fall premieres Monday, but the ratings results were mixed. While "Prison Break" was solid enough kicking off its second season, a good chunk of its…
The week ended Aug. 13 saw ratings for most syndicated shows trend lower, although the losses were not severe.
"Good Morning America" has named WABC-TV's Sam Champion as its weatherman in a move that completes the on-air staff of the ayem show. Champion, long rumored to be ABC's first-choice successor to Tony…
Continuing a hot streak for cable movies this summer, Lifetime's "The Fantasia Barrino Story: Life Is Not a Fairy Tale" made off with the network's biggest audience in over a decade.
Warner Bros. syndie vet Jim Paratore is launching a TV production company, ParaMedia, which will have an exclusive overall deal with the Warner Bros. Television Group.
USA has renewed "The 4400" for a fourth season, greenlighting production on 13 new episodes for summer 2007. Sci-fi drama follows the travails of 4,400 people, thought to be alien abductees, who have…
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.8 Network: CBS
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America's Got Talent2Rating: 1.8 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 9.3 Network: NBC
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Modern Family, -r3Rating: 1.0 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 4.4 Network: ABC