In 2006 the New York Mets enjoyed a phenomenal season, tying for the most wins in Major League Baseball with 97, while drawing a franchise record 3.3 million fans. The other team that won 97…
Apparently, Broadway is just a few blocks from Sesame Street. A pair of television series aimed at the preschool crowd has been tapping high-caliber theater performers and composers, and the results…
The morning-show wars are heating up -- especially among executive producers whose favorite sport is dissing the competition. First-quarter ratings had NBC's "Today" on top with 5.73 million total…
Tuning In: Simon Cowell didn't ask for the job, but en route to becoming the only voice that consistently matters on "American Idol," he has established himself as America's critic in chief.
Campus killer Seung Hui Cho's "multimedia manifesto," which NBC aired exclusively last Wednesday night, helped "Nightly News With Brian Williams" narrowly top ABC's "World News With Charles Gibson"…
ABC's consistent tandem of "Dancing With the Stars" and "The Bachelor" produced a ratings victory in key demo categories on Monday, a night that saw a nothing-special premiere for NBC's "The Real…
Faced with ratings slippage, Lifetime is upping the ante. The female-oriented net is making the unusual move of scheduling its three new series for the same night this summer -- in the competitive…
The topper of U.K. breakfast TV company GMTV, which has been caught up in the latest premium line quiz scam to hit Blighty, has apologized to audiences.
NBC Universal's theme park division is looking to make some serious "d'oh," pacting with News Corp.'s 20th Century Fox TV to launch a major ride tied to "The Simpsons."
Producer Michael Weisman has been tapped for a second tour of duty at NBC Sports and will head the net's "Football Night in America."
Reality giant Endemol USA is looking to get even bigger. Company behind "Deal or No Deal" and "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" has hired A. Ron Milkes to serve as senior VP of acquisitions.