Women's cable web Lifetime announced two new original primetime series Wednesday: "How Could It Happen" (working title) hosted by Melissa Etheridge, and "The Ruby Wax Show," starring British talkshow…
HBO has pulled the plug on its upcoming TV version of "L.A. Confidential," which was in advanced development at Warner Bros. TV and Regency TV.
He's tackled the Cambodian crisis in "The Killing Fields." He's addressed religious persecution in "The Mission." And now Roland Joffe is ready to explore the thought-provoking, rarely explored topic…
MGM Networks Latin America has dropped inhouse production from its Casa Club TV net and is moving toward co-prods and commissioned fare.
If 16th-century French prophesier Nostradamus is correct about the world coming to an end in a few months, Japanese web Nippon (NTV) will have programming ready and a few fresh young comedians in the…
TV producers Steven Bochco ("NYPD Blue"), David E. Kelley ("Ally McBeal," "The Practice") and Ed Zwick ("thirtysomething") will be headlining "The Television Author: Shaping Character and…
New Zealand's TV3 may have struggled financially this past year, but now it has scooped rival TVNZ in a big way.
Black and white viewers moved closer together in their primetime-watching habits during the fourth quarter of 1998, putting the same four series in each of their top 10 rated lists compared to zero…
Time Warner topper Gerald Levin renewed his call for complete deregulation of the media in an address to showbizzers Tuesday, in which he also blasted the "moral arrogance" of solons who blame the…
Ron Silver will bow out of the NBC sitcom "Veronica's Closet" at the end of this season.
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.1 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.4 Network: CBS
Family Guy-r2Rating: 1.5 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 3.1 Network: FOX
American Dad-r3Rating: 1.4 Share: 4 Viewers (Millions): 2.9 Network: FOX