The Berlin Wall may have collapsed more than seven years ago, but the East-West divide is still measurable in the TV tastes and habits of the German public.
'Twas the night before Christmas and all through TV land, barely a household was watching -- not even a 40 share could the Big Three command. Low TV viewing levels and a primetime lineup dominated by…
NBC has quietly negotiated to go down with the "Titanic," spearing the broadcast rights to the 20th Century Fox/Paramount pic for $30 million, sources said Sunday. Details were sketchy and NBC, Fox…
EchoStar Communications Corp. has formally petitioned the Copyright Office for permission to begin selling a package of programming that includes local TV station signals.
Big Bird now has a Chinese cousin. A Mandarin-language version of "Sesame Street," the long-running PBS kids show produced by Children's Television Workshop, will debut in China Feb. 2. "Zhima Jie"…
After 14 years, de plane is on the wing again, and “Fantasy Island” may be headed back to ABC. The Alphabet web is said to have won out last week over UPN and CBS in bidding for Columbia TriStar TV's…
EXCLUSIVECBS has tapped veteran manager Rory Rosegarten as the network's chief scout for up-and-coming comedians. Rosegarten's unusual development deal with the Eye web calls for him to scour the…
Newest entrant in CBS' femme-friendly Monday comedy lineup arrives as a surrealistic goulash of implausibility, a shtick-com that thinks there are huge laughs to be mined from having Jean Smart…
The back story on how word of Jerry Seinfeld's decision to wrap "Seinfeld" leaked to the media on Christmas Day is turning into a real whodunit. To borrow a catch phrase from "Seinfeld," no one…
"KTLA Morning News" entertainment reporter Sam Rubin and talkshow vet Stephanie Edwards will on Friday will launch the local midmorning chatfest "The Live Show," skedded to run weekdays at 11 a.m. on…
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Sunday Night Football
Sunday Night Football1Rating: 6.0 Share: 15 Viewers (Millions): 16.6 Network: NBC
The Simpsons2Rating: 3.0 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.8 Network: FOX
Family Guy3Rating: 2.6 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 5.2 Network: FOX