It won't be enough for DreamWorks TV's "Spin City" to harvest big bucks when it storms into rerun syndication in the fall of 2000 -- all of the other sitcom competitors of "Spin City" will have to go…
Earvin "Magic" Johnson's latenight talkshow "The Magic Hour" will get a send-off from Burbank-based Friedland Jacobs Communications that's worthy of a Procter & Gamble packaged-goods launch.
Ken Page, a longtime TV exec who was well known in the global TV distribution community, died April 6 of cancer in Toronto. He was 69.
With Easter activities distracting weekend viewers, NBC has won the April 6-12 primetime Nielsens race with the lowest average ever to lead a non-Christmas regular-season week.
Syndie newsmag maven Sheila Sitomer has ankled as executive producer of King World Prods.' "Inside Edition" to join its chief rival, Warner Bros.' "Extra."
Better-than-predicted revenues are causing Slovenia's Pop TV to revise its 1998 plans. First-quarter revenues at the CME-partnered station were up around 50% over last year, double the projected 25%…
National Geographic Television and Britain's Carlton TV have agreed to set up a joint venture production and distribution operation that will create over 300 hours of factual programming over the…
Paramount Domestic TV has appointed key production staff on its upcoming syndie talk-variety show hosted by Howie Mandel.
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Modern Family1Rating: 3.1 Share: 9 Viewers (Millions): 9.4 Network: ABC
Survivor2Rating: 2.6 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 10.6 Network: CBS
Saturday Night Live Christmas
Saturday Night Live Christmas3Rating: 2.6 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 7.4 Network: NBC