Mike Nichols, whose HBO adaptation of Margaret Edson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play "Wit" premieres Saturday, has made a first-look deal with the network to direct and produce longform television. The…
News Corp. and Chris-Craft said Wednesday they received a favorable private-letter ruling from the IRS in connection with their pending merger.
Ratings for most syndicated strips continued to be lackluster in the first full week following the February ratings sweep, as reruns kicked in and promo commitments waned.
Bravo, which stunned the industry by ponying up $1.2 million an episode for reruns of "The West Wing" earlier this month, has inked a deal for eight theatrical movies from Columbia Pictures in the…
Black Entertainment Television has laid off approximately 50 staffers in the cable net's Washington, D.C., New York and Los Angeles offices.
A&E has negotiated its first-ever buy of a theatrical movie in its TV-premiere network window, laying out about $6.5 million for a 3-1/2 year license term to Columbia TriStar TV's "Finding…
Government plans to liberalize pay TV suffered another setback as a second new operator bailed out of the market, which some speculate is only big enough to support two or three players.
John Bernander has been appointed director general of cash-strapped pubcaster NRK. Bernander, who takes up his post July 15, has no media experience.
Steven Spielberg, Stephen King and Clive Barker are putting together original programming for the Sci Fi Channel.
In the U.S. and Europe it would be a minor miracle: Upstart Singapore channel TV Works has bought a huge volume of movies and series from U.S. majors without getting into a ruinous bidding war with…
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 6.4 Network: CBS
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The Big Bang Theory-r2Rating: 1.8 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 7.1 Network: CBS
Hell's Kitchen3Rating: 1.7 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 5.0 Network: FOX