With the end of daylight-saving time and the onset of a blizzard of sweeps-month promotions, a number of freshman and established syndie skeins hit rating highs for the season, according to Nielsen's…
Executives in the pay-per-view industry are salivating at the prospect of a banner year for events in 1999, pointing to as many as three Mike Tyson fights, two Evander Holyfield fights and at least…
The second-highest-rated ''JAG'' ever has kept CBS hot on NBC's tail in a close November sweeps race, while the top-rated ''NYPD Blue'' since last Dec. 9 has propelled ABC to a Nov. 17 nightlong…
News Corp.'s Star TV is adding news to its English-language programming. Beginning Sunday, the pan-Asian satcaster will offer a half-hour report called AsiaNews Sunday on the Star World entertainment…
Acknowledging that its fall schedule has performed poorly, UPN is abandoning its strategy of targeting a broad, Middle-American audience and will focus instead on attracting younger viewers and men…
The November sweep is shaping up to be a real horse race between Fox O&O KTTV and WB Network affil KTLA for the coveted 10 p.m. news crown.
Stephen Chao, who signed on as president of production for USA Network seven months ago, has given the go-ahead to his first primetime series, a tongue-in-cheek action series called "GvsE."
Rupert Murdoch's FX cable network has ponied up about $40 million to engineer its first major buy of theatrical movies in their first broadcast window, but with one caveat: It will have to share the…
If there is justice in Hollywood, then HBO's bracing, flamboyant biopic "Winchell" will be remembered as the vehicle that made full-on stars of Stanley Tucci and Paul Giamatti as well as the film…
After putting out a nationwide dragnet for TV-friendly judges, Twentieth TV has tapped family law vet Mablean Ephriam to preside over its upcoming syndie revival of "Divorce Court."
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Scandal1Rating: 3.4 Share: 10 Viewers (Millions): 10.5 Network: ABC
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The Big Bang Theory, -r2Rating: 2.6 Share: 9 Viewers (Millions): 10.8 Network: CBS
Grey's Anatomy3Rating: 2.5 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 8.1 Network: ABC