The gameshow craze has spread to Pax TV, which announced Wednesday that it has ordered 80 new episodes of long-running gamer "Shop 'Til You Drop."
Underscoring the vibrancy of Spain's toon production sector, Barcelona-based Filmax has created a shingle called Bren Entertainment.
Joel Cheatwood, the controversial exec who caused a firestorm in Chicago by hiring Jerry Springer to provide news commentary, has been named vice president of news for the CBS Television Stations.
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Sunday Night Football
Sunday Night Football1Rating: 7.6 Share: 21 Viewers (Millions): 20.7 Network: NBC
Family Guy2Rating: 4.5 Share: 12 Viewers (Millions): 8.4 Network: FOX
The Simpsons3Rating: 3.9 Share: 11 Viewers (Millions): 8.5 Network: FOX
Cable networks are taking up a bigger piece of the national television advertising pie, according to the Cabletelevision Advertising Bureau.
The second week of sweeps saw a rollercoaster ride in the ratings for a number of talkers as producers went all out trying to grab that extra set of eyeballs with a plethora of bull and bare. The…
Jacques Cousteau, whose award-winning "Undersea World" TV series unveiled the mysteries of the ocean to the world, may soon be made into a cartoon character.
TV manufacturers reached an agreement Wednesday that they say will allow consumers finally to hook up their expensive digital television sets for cable service.
While the long-term future of UPN may still be in doubt, the struggling weblet can at least claim credit for one of the more astounding Nielsen rebounds in recent memory.
Wednesday's telecast of the Grammys on CBS has managed to do Carlos Santana one better, sweeping the night's half-hours in all key ratings categories with the kudocast's best Nielsens since 1993.
African-American characters on primetime television have become "ghettoized" -- concentrated on sitcoms Monday and Friday nights, and on the UPN and the WB networks, a Screen Actors Guild study…