ESPN exec VP of production Howard Katz is ankling the cabler to become president of ABC Sports -- an unexpected appointment designed, at least in part, to shore up sagging morale at the key Alphabet…
Its characters may have those same googly eyes and four-fingered hands, but it's obvious from the get-go that "Futurama" ain't "The Simpsons" -- Matt Groening pedigree or no Matt Groening pedigree…
A "Pokemon"-powered Kids' WB continues to set ratings records, last week outscoring all three broadcast network kidvid players for the first time.
If political campaign contributions are any indication of the final outcome of the current struggle between broadcasters and satcasters on Capitol Hill, the broadcasting industry must be declared the…
Lifetime has greenlit production on a one-hour pilot, tentatively titled "How Could It Happen," hosted by rock singer Melissa Etheridge.
Jeremy London ("Party of Five"), Treat Williams and Bryan Brown have been signed to star in Hallmark Entertainment's four-hour "Journey to the Center of the Earth," which will premiere on USA Network…
The Sci-Fi Channel's decision to keep the action-adventure hour "Sliders" in production after the Fox Network canceled it in 1997 has paid off: While continuing in firstrun, the show will go into…
Boosted by a strong showing for its coverage of the 1998 Winter Olympics, CBS captured a whopping 30 Sports Emmy Awards nominations Wednesday, the most of any net.
Showtime and British film financiers Flashpoint Ltd. have entered into an agreement to co-finance five original films, the companies announced Wednesday.
Nothing like a war to screw up your midseason launches. President Clinton's Wednesday address to the nation on Kosovo at 8 p.m. Eastern time sent ABC and CBS scrambling. The Alphabet web bowed…
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.8 Network: CBS
America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent2Rating: 1.8 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 9.3 Network: NBC
Modern Family, -r
Modern Family, -r3Rating: 1.0 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 4.4 Network: ABC