Deftly tackling the foremost challenge facing any good spinoff -- relocating its established character and surrounding him with engaging newcomers -- "Joey" is a polished and likable half-hour. As…
Producer Paul Barron has come up with a radically different business model for producing children's and family programming Down Under.
Tuning In: It's Labor Day weekend, I'm a professional TV critic (allegedly, anyway) and I'll be damned if I can tell you what's on Fox this month.
Monday night is losing one of its top-drawer shows after this season, and there doesn't appear to be much in this fall's crop of rookies capable of taking its place.
Sporting suntans after their lo-o-o-ong summer vacation, Gaul's TV toppers unveiled their fall schedules last week.
Foxtel, Australia's dominant paybox, is embarking on the second phase of its expansion plan after switching to digital last March.
Reality TV was put on the rack at the 29th Edinburgh Intl. Television Festival and for once the gabfest's whipping boy, the BBC, emerged virtually unscathed.
For the past few presidential campaigns, the TV news nets have complained bitterly that political conventions have become little more than super-sized infomercials.
For a change, less is turning out to be more for members of the smallscreen's scribe tribe. The continued drought of scripted hits has led to greater demand for writers who might conjure up the next…
While NBC and Fox exchange jabs over dueling boxing shows, there's been little fuss regarding the near-identical medical franchises they've simultaneously developed, each involving crack teams of…
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Modern Family1Rating: 3.3 Share: 9 Viewers (Millions): 9.0 Network: ABC
American Idol2Rating: 2.7 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 10.5 Network: FOX
Criminal Minds3Rating: 2.6 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 11.4 Network: CBS