While David Letterman was still recuperating from heart surgery, "Tonight Show with Jay Leno" easily out-rated Letterman's "Late Show" for the week of Feb. 14-18.
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."
Aaron Spelling has been selected to receive the David Susskind lifetime achievement award in television from the Producers Guild of America.
"Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," the Godzilla of quizshow formats, is stomping its way into Japan.
DBS provider EchoStar Communications has announced that it plans to add three new Turner nets and a premium movie package from Starz Encore to its Dish network programming lineup.
The pocket monsters of "Pokemon" and diaper-wearing scamps of "Rugrats" notwithstanding, this year's kids upfront marketplace appears destined for a flat showing at best.
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…
CNN will beef up its West Coast presence to enhance its coverage of the new Internet-fueled economy, Shelby Coffey III, president, CNN Business News and CNNfn, announced Thursday.
SBT, Brazil's second largest broadcaster, has inked long-term output deals with Disney and Warners for almost $200 million and has signed a co-production agreement with Mexico's Televisa.
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.