UPN has reshuffled its Thursday lineup -- just days before the launch of the night's highly anticipated newcomer "Everybody Hates Chris." "Chris" -- quite possibly the best-reviewed sitcom in the…
MTV has now jumped aboard the hi-def bandwagon. Van Toffler, prexy of MTV Networks Music Group, unveiled a new HDTV channel Tuesday, with a slate of content to be taken from existing channels MTV…
"The Biggest Loser," which premiered for its soph season Tuesday night on the Peacock, is winning bigtime abroad. The domestic version has been licensed in more than 20 territories, while localized…
Sunday's 9/11 Discovery Channel special "The Flight That Fought Back" drew a robust aud of nearly 7 million, making it the top-rated original program on ad-supported cable last week.
Martha Stewart came back from her five-month stay in prison with a bang, beating last year's time period numbers by a gaudy 41% with the Monday premiere of the syndicated "Martha."
MTV Networks' new German Nickelodeon channel got off to a better-than-expected start Monday, nabbing a 4.1% share in its key 3-13 demo.
Canadian TV distributor and reality format broker Distraction has racked up a number of deals over the summer, with Russia becoming a key client.
Jerry Seinfeld will be awarded the Comedian award at HBO and AEG Live's inaugural Comedy Festival. Event is skedded for Nov. 17-19 at Caesars Palace and the Flamingo in Las Vegas.
Tuning In: Before any more floral arrangements go out, let the record show that the obituaries were premature: Television comedy isn't dead. As a business, though -- the gravy train that furnished…
The power of primetime pigskin was evident in last week's ratings race, as ABC and Fox rushed into the end zone ahead of their rivals. As the football season kicked off in earnest, games scored well…
Few aspects of the American dream are more deeply ingrained than the allure of striking it rich with some goofy invention, which is the most intriguing aspect of this unscripted USA series. Too bad…