ABC captured the final Thursday of the May sweep in key young-adult demos and CBS led in total viewers, but it was a solid night all around as well for NBC, whose shows picked up in their finales.
Russia's Nasdaq-listed entertainment television network CTC Media Friday announced two key appointments to its latest acquisition, DTV.
Former Endemol France chief exec Stephane Courbit has found another wealthy investor for his new TV shingle.
This one opened and closed on high notes but hit some rough sledding in between. "There’s No Place Like Home, Part 1," the first of the tri-part season four finale, is the first "Lost" seg of the…
Martha Stewart is performing more domestic chores for the Fine Living network, selling it three compilation specials to go with nightly reruns of her syndicated hourlong TV series.
With the resumption of SAG negotiations looming, the American Federation of Television & Radio Arists and the majors have continued to move forward toward a primetime deal.
I have been saying for several weeks that the producers were hell-bent on having a plus-size winner this cycle. (Just ask my friend Lori. I said those exact words to her last week.) Well, they went…
Is there a better character actor in TV these days than Lance Reddick? His steely presence as the ramrod-straight (well, almost) cop Cedric Daniels added so much to "The Wire," particularly in the…
Rainbow Media Holdings has promoted two in AMC's Original Programming department.
This town will miss Warren Cowan, who died Wednesday night at 87 (click here for Variety’s obit). I certainly will. Cowan was such a class act, and so good at what he did. Successful as he was, he…
The TV biz wrapped up its "very different" (as execs noted at every opportunity) upfront week on Thursday.