NBC Sports commentator Ahmad Rashad will join Paramount's syndicated strip "Real TV" as host, beginning this fall with the show's fifth season. The move was expected (Daily Variety, April 17). Rashad…
After a 40-year absence from the small screen, Sidney Lumet will return to television with an original drama series for A&E.
A report by an independent consultant has lambasted the leadership of the South African Broadcasting Corp., accusing it of a "lack of integrity, common decency, mutual respect and loyalty." The…
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 7.0 Network: CBS
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The Big Bang Theory-r2Rating: 1.7 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 8.0 Network: CBS
Mom-r3Rating: 1.5 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 6.4 Network: CBS
As the syndication upfront ad market breaks this week, Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution is upping its head of media sales, Julie Kantrowitz, to exec veep.
The future of Russia's Center-TV looks uncertain, despite ongoing talks between Moscow mayor Yury Luzhkov, who founded and finances the station, and Russian press minister Mikhail Lesin, who has…
The heat in the syndication kitchen appears to be too hot for cooking/talk/entertainment strip "Ainsley Harriott." Staffers on Buena Vista Television's syndicated daytime hour were told Monday that…
Sony Corp. is in the final stages of purchasing a 10% stake in Japan's top broadcaster, Fuji TV. The alliance would create a diversified media giant -- the largest in Asia, and one on par with some…
Brazilian authorities may opt for Euro or Japanese high-definition TV standards in a ruling due this summer that could influence other markets in the region.
Continuing to fill out management ranks in advance of its upcoming IPO, Playboy.com has made two new key appointments, tapping Spence Bovee VP of broadband and convergence to oversee production of…
With an unusual number of high-profile but low-rated primetime TV series on life support this season, studios find themselves aggressively hunting for a few miracles. The latest example: Fox's…