"Good Morning America" booker Mike Nagel took the morning show wars to another level Monday when he was handcuffed and detained for 30 minutes by police for disrupting a "Today Show" interview with…
America's political divide will get the comedic treatment in "Red and Blue," a half-hour pilot picked up Monday by ABC.
Animal Planet hopes its 2005-06 lineup will lure hipper viewers into joining its safari. At the cabler's Gotham upfront preview, exec veep-general manager Maureen Smith expressed channel's desire to…
Hell-bent on filling a Sunday-afternoon vacuum during the summer, NBC Sports has ramped up its carriage of the AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour.
In her first TV role since NBC grounded "LAX," Heather Locklear has booked a two-episode arc on ABC's "Boston Legal."
Just for Variety: Who was outfoxed, after all? Sunday night, Robert Greenwald's feature docu "Outfoxed" was nixed commercial time on ABC's airing of "Boston Legal." Late Monday, Greenwald told me the…
Latenight's newest host is finding an audience. Craig Ferguson, the bemused Scotsman who won the sweepstakes to host the "Late Late Show," is taking the show to new ratings heights.
While it appalled some, ABC's attempt to spice up "Monday Night Football" with a racy lead-in last November was not indecent, the Federal Communications Commission ruled on Monday.
Auds tuned in to sample ABC's John Stamos laffer "Jake in Progress" Sunday night but remain only modestly interested in NBC's boxing series "The Contender."
CBS is riding ratings momentum into its coverage of March Madness as preliminary Nielsens for college basketball's Championship weekend were the best on the net in six years.
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Masterchef1Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 5.8 Network: FOX
American Ninja Warrior
American Ninja Warrior2Rating: 1.9 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 5.8 Network: NBC
The Bachelorette3Rating: 1.8 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 6.8 Network: ABC