Showtime has picked up a fifth season of hourlong drama "Queer as Folk," a staple at the pay cabler since its premiere in 2000.
In a quiet stretch heading into the upcoming May sweep week, national syndication ratings flatlined during April 19-25.
A group of leading television programming execs told Congress on Tuesday to lay off when it comes to deciding what is and isn't decent content.
Powerful perfs on Thursday and Sunday accented another impressive weekly victory for NBC, which has all the momentum in the early going of the May sweep.
Tuning In: Let's all take a deep breath as we near the end of a long national nightmare -- namely, the obsessive, maddening, media-hyped build-up to Thursday's final "Friends."
Adult feevee Playboy TV launched on Digital Plus, a division of pay TV giant Sogecable, on May 1.
Independent producer Radar TV is investing $4.5 million to introduce paybox Travel News Network in Latin America in November.
Sony Pictures Entertainment Networks Asia will bow animation channel Animax in India on July 5.
Fox Kids Europe's consumer products division has changed its name from Active Licensing Europe to Jetix Consumer Products Intl.
Australia's 48 commercial TV licensees posted a record A$3.45 billion ($2.6 billion) in revenues in the 2002-2003 year, a gain of 6.7% on the prior year, according to stats released Tuesday by the…
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Sunday Night Football
Sunday Night Football1Rating: 6.0 Share: 15 Viewers (Millions): 16.6 Network: NBC
The Simpsons2Rating: 3.0 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.8 Network: FOX
Family Guy3Rating: 2.6 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 5.2 Network: FOX