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Thompson takes pol role


Just for Variety: Could it be? An actor is President George W. Bush's choice to cue his leading candidate in the hearings to fill the seat of retiring Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor. He is…

ABC's 'Stars' shines


A few firstrun programs set off ratings fireworks last week, including ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" and BET's "BET Awards Show," but it was slow going otherwise in primetime during what is…

Highs & lows of Live 8


Saturday's Live 8 concerts went out globally on more than 140 TV stations, making them available to around 85% of the world's population. But how well they did in the ratings depends on the choice of…

Media chief named


Senator Helio Costa, a former TV Globo reporter, will be Brazil's new minister of communications, regulating and overseeing the broadcast and telephony sectors. Costa, who will be sworn in Friday…

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