Bossier bosses might have second-guessed Roger Ailes as he slowly but methodically fashioned the fledgling -- and much-maligned -- Fox News Channel into a powerhouse newsie.
It's the TV equivalent of the Atkins diet. But rather than swearing off carbs, 20th Century Fox TV is shedding deals and producing less series.
Small talk with hairdressers could be a thing of the past if the BBC's screens-in-salons experiment takes root.
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American Ninja Warrior
American Ninja Warrior1Rating: 1.9 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 5.8 Network: NBC
Masterchef1Rating: 1.9 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 5.4 Network: FOX
Hotel Hell3Rating: 1.3 Share: 4 Viewers (Millions): 3.9 Network: FOX
MTV Asia's "VJ Hunt Thailand" has proved, yet again, that there is huge audience demand for interactive TV shows using mobile phones' short messaging service (SMS).
Rupert Murdoch's TV empire has gotten a bit smaller over the last three months -- literally.
"Tinseltown TV" covers U.S. movies, music and celebrities for auds in 80 countries, but the half-hour show is celebrating its first birthday with an unusual accomplishment: hitting the terrestrial…
Pakistan's government has pulled the plug on cablers broadcasting Indian TV channels, enforcing a 19-month ban.
It took a bit longer than he might have liked, but Rupert Murdoch is closing in on one of his fondest dreams: owning the No. 1 TV network in America.
Hip cabler FX didn't exactly make waves in its charter voyage. Scheduling a mix of goofy live chatshows and cheesy off-net fare, FX scored some points for originality, but it didn't make a splash…
Niche programming is always tricky -- and even more so when you're trying to cater for an ethnic group whose language is in danger of disappearing as a spoken tongue.