In a move designed to lift the sagging fortunes of the Fox web, 20th Century Fox Television topper Sandy Grushow has been upped to a new job that includes oversight of the entertainment side of Fox…
How's this for a payoff? "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" has given ABC its biggest weeklong Nielsens since the March 1998 Oscarcast, when "Titanic" sailed off with best picture honors.
As part of a radical primetime overhaul announced Monday, NBC will reduce to just eight the number of sitcoms it airs each week, while three of its frosh hourlong skeins will be given new timeslots…
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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
When Noah Wyle signed on last year to spend three more seasons as Dr. John Carter in TV's top-rated show, "ER," he got a salary that would make a brain surgeon jealous -- and a pledge from Warner…
Last week's visit to NBC's Burbank studios has produced the highest "Late Night With Conan O'Brien" overnight results in nearly eight months -- a 2.7 rating, 11 share, in the 47 markets metered by…
Showtime has begun production on "It's Black Entertainment," a 90-minute special which will pay homage to the most memorable musical performances by African-American in film over the past 70 years.
Fox Family Channel has landed off-net rights to its first off-net series after outbidding TNN for rights to the CBS drama "Early Edition" from Eyemark Entertainment in a multi-year…
Viewer's Choice, the dominant pay-per view distributor in the U.S., has scored a multiyear deal with the National Hockey League that will bring the league's "Center Ice" package to digital-cable…
"RoboCop" is about to return to the small screen. L.A.-based producer-distrib Rigel has joined forces with Canada's Fireworks Entertainment to bring the popular crime-fighting cyborg back. They are…
A colorful account of the combustible egos involved in what is arguably the best American film ever made, "RKO 281" takes great liberties in combining elements of truth and Hollywood hearsay to…