In a move that harks back to the golden age of television, Oxygen Media is looking to advertisers to sponsor specific programs.
NBC is pulling the critically praised dramedy "Freaks & Geeks" from its lineup for the remainder of the February sweeps, while ABC may be ready to launch a new drama opposite NBC's "ER."
NBC has bought the exclusive network window to "The Talented Mr. Ripley" in a one-picture deal with Paramount.
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America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent1Rating: 2.5 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 11.4 Network: NBC
Big Brother2Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.9 Network: CBS
Dancing With The Stars
Dancing With The Stars3Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 12.3 Network: ABC
TNT will begin production next week on "Witchblade," an original telefilm based on the cult comic book of the same name, the cabler confirmed Wednesday.
The TV industry will continue to get skewered for another 22-episode season: Showtime has decided to renew the rookie series "Beggars & Choosers."
Former "Roseanne" star John Goodman could be headed back to series television via a Carsey-Werner-produced project in the works at Fox Broadcasting Co.
Kinetic camera work, indictments of the system from within and an invigorating blend of quirkiness and intensity -- the trademarks that established "Homicide" heads and tails above its dramatic peers…
NBC is two steps closer to completing its comedy pilot orders. The Peacock, which earlier promised to complete its comedy pickups by next week, greenlit two more laffers on Wednesday.
Young Broadcasting plans to turn San Francisco's KRON into an independent, once its affiliation pact with NBC expires at the end of 2001.
The Eye has been slimed. As an early sign of future synergy with Viacom, CBS will air a branded block of Nickelodeon programming starting this fall.