The VOD epoch should, by all rights, be upon us. Delivering films electronically is cost-effective for studios, easier for consumers than going to the local videostore, and full of cross-promotional…
The old showbiz adage that timing is everything will not be lost on Nigel Pickard. On Feb. 17 the former head of children's BBC starts work at what is right now the most difficult job in British…
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The South African Broadcasting Corp. will move its daily English news program from 8 p.m. to 7 p.m. in April, pitting it against commercial broadcaster e.tv's newscast in a ratings war.
Basic cable's three hottest series premieres in 2002 -- "The Osbournes," "The Shield" and "The Dead Zone" -- have hit the playing field in Year Two by displaying the showbiz equivalent of baseball's…
Argentina's AVC Television has inked with TF1 Group's Eurosport TV to distribute Gallic feevee Eurosportnews in Latin America. AVC hopes to gain 500,000 subscribers in the first year.
Network execs are rethinking their move toward stand-alone, procedural dramas in light of the reality TV craze, resulting in them scrambling to rethink the 2003 drama pilot lineup.
As the story of the disintegration of the space shuttle Columbia unfolded early Feb. 1, the two top-rated news nets for the day relied not on their high-profile anchors but a pair of well-connected…
The folks over at UPN are playing a game of connect-the-dots -- but nothing is taking shape. The struggling 8-year-old weblet's primetime sked continues to be comprised of disparate nights of…
The European Union looks set to find the Danish government guilty of granting 587.8 million ($93.7 million) in excessive subsidies to pubcaster TV2 between 1995 and 2002.
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Masterchef1Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 5.8 Network: FOX
American Ninja Warrior
American Ninja Warrior2Rating: 1.9 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 5.8 Network: NBC
The Bachelorette3Rating: 1.8 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 6.8 Network: ABC