"Yes, Dear" scribe-producer Chris Sheridan has inked a two-year, seven-figure overall deal to serve as an exec producer on 20th Century Fox Television's upcoming revival of "Family Guy."
Nielsen, News Corp. and its strange-bedfellow allies in the minority community have all brought in the big guns to fight a nasty public relations war over Nielsen's decisions to roll out a new TV…
Showtime has engineered a carriage deal with Paul Allen's Charter Communications that looks like something close to a giveaway. What Showtime has agreed to do is bundle the network and all of its…
HBO has signed Tony To as a high-powered consultant to the net's $75 million production of "Rome." To, a veteran exec producer who helped keep HBO minis "Band of Brothers" and "From the Earth to the…
Just for Variety: Joe Roth says "Christmas With the Kranks" will be dedicated to Alan King. Three weeks ago, King, although undergoing chemotherapy in New York, winged to L.A. to play Tim Allen's…
Comcast has completed its $300 million acquisition of cabler Tech TV, which it will merge with vidgame cable network G4 as planned at the end of the month.
Sundance Channel is resurrecting Jack Tanner just in time for the November presidential election. Cabler has teamed with "Tanner '88" creators Garry Trudeau and Robert Altman on a sequel to the…
MTV is taking its "Punk'd" pranks to a new level.
The best of the best "Survivor" players have produced some of the best ratings for the CBS reality juggernaut in a couple of years.
HBO Brazil will co-produce $2 million series "Carnaval" (Carnival) with "City of God" producer 02 Filmes, thanks to new government incentives that are heating up TV production in Brazil.
PROVIDED BY: NIELSEN MEDIA RESEARCH
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show1Rating: 3.4 Share: 9 Viewers (Millions): 9.7 Network: CBS
The Voice2Rating: 3.1 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 11.2 Network: NBC
NCIS3Rating: 2.8 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 18.8 Network: CBS