Actor Jack Lord, who achieved TV stardom portraying a tough, steely-eyed detective on the hit series "Hawaii Five-O," a show that helped create a boom in Hawaiian tourism, died of congestive heart…
Prompted by a writers' strike vote last week, producers at the Children's Television Workshop have reached a tentative agreement on a new contract covering scriptwriters for the popular "Sesame…
The story of the death and subsequent funeral coverage of Sonny Bono propelled the syndicated access magazine shows to a household ratings surge in the Nielsen rankings for the week ended Jan. 11…
Genius, hard drinker, workaholic, serial husband and sometime psychiatric patient, Busby Berkeley was also, as one modern critic notes in this docu, father of "the MTV of the early '30s." But though…
HEREThere is hope in the land of kid programming these days, despite "undefined" FCC requirements, content-rating challenges and a rapidly changing landscape.
Enzo Siciliano, president of Italo pubcaster RAI, resigned abruptly Wednesday, just 18 months after he was ap-pointed, accusing Italy's political parties of exerting excessive pressures on the web.
EXCLUSIVEBuena Vista TV senior VP of development Michael Davies is ankling his post in the next few weeks to join ABC Entertainment, where he will oversee alternative series and specials.
French pay TV giant Canal Plus completed its purchase of Kirch Group's 45% stake in Italo pay TV operation Telepiu Wednesday. The deal increases Canal Plus' stake in the Milan based company to 90%.
HEREThe Monday night 'Pitch me!' session was vulgar, cruel, enlightening and hilarious. In short, it was a microcosm of NATPE itself.
The WB network has launched its Tuesday lineup in a big way, with the highest nightlong rating in its history.
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The Sound Of Music Live
The Sound Of Music Live1Rating: 4.6 Share: 13 Viewers (Millions): 18.5 Network: NBC
The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory2Rating: 4.6 Share: 14 Viewers (Millions): 15.3 Network: CBS
Scandal3Rating: 3.1 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 8.6 Network: ABC