"Seinfeld" has signed off with a sensational 41.3 rating, 58 share, making it the fourth-highest-rated series finale since 1960 and putting it in a tie for the second-highest-rated non-sports…
British Sky Broadcasting is setting up its own film production division, the News Corp.-controlled satcaster's first foray into the movie biz.
The local TV equivalent of hell freezing over came to pass Friday as Chris Craft/ United-owned KCOP agreed to pay a record-shattering license fee for an off-network comedy that probably will have…
Will Jerry Springer take on "Saturday Night Live" and Howard Stern later this summer? Station sources say "Springer" distrib Studios USA has quietly been shopping a sixth weekend telecast of its…
ABC has decided not to renew the Dan Aykroyd sitcom "Soul Man" next season, but UPN is in serious talks to pick up 44 episodes of the series, sources say.
NBC has continued to pile up sweeps-month victories, leading preliminary Nielsen results for Friday and Saturday, the first two nights after the Peacock's May 14 "Seinfeld" success.
NBC is expected to announce to advertisers today that "Frasier" will replace "Seinfeld" in the crucial Thursday 9 p.m. timeslot this fall.
Showtime, which has scored with weekly hourlong series like "The Outer Limits" and "Stargate: SG1," will shift over to half-hour shows, commissioning two sitcoms to premiere this July: "Rude…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has ordered 13 episodes of another animated comedy for midseason called "Family Guy," which was created, written, produced and animated by a young newcomer named Seth MacFarlane.
The wedding episode of CBS' "The Nanny" has marched to that series' highest Nielsens since Sept. 25, 1996, but the final firstrun airing of ABC's "Ellen" equaled that sitcom's second-lowest firstrun…
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Scandal1Rating: 3.4 Share: 10 Viewers (Millions): 10.5 Network: ABC
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The Big Bang Theory, -r2Rating: 2.6 Share: 9 Viewers (Millions): 10.8 Network: CBS
Grey's Anatomy3Rating: 2.5 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 8.1 Network: ABC