The near ubiquitous indie actor Steve Buscemi --- he of the darkly comic, blood-spattered roles in such pics as "Reservoir Dogs," "Desperado" and "Fargo" --- has gone in a more commercial direction…
Canuck federal broadcast regulator the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced Friday that it is approving two important changes in ownership in the Montreal TV…
Chinese Singaporeans who subscribe to pay TV have a new choice in programming: product from Hong Kong and Taiwan in the original language of Cantonese or Hokkien.
German station RTL2 announced Monday that Josef Andorfer, 40, will replace Rudolf-Markus Reischl as managing director Aug. 1. Andorfer currently is programming manage
Reed Manville has been tapped senior vice president, international channels, at Paramount Television Group and will oversee the studio's expanding foreign pay TV channel investments.
ESPN's Keith Olbermann is joining cable network MSNBC as an anchor (Daily Variety, June 23) and also will contribute to news and sports programs on sister network NBC.
ABC's new daytime talker "The View," created by Barbara Walters, got off to a disappointing start last week despite heavy primetime promotion.
Actor Wayne Knight, known to most as the demented postman Newman on NBC's "Seinfeld," has inked a three-year deal with Carsey-Werner to appear as a recurring character on NBC's "3rd Rock From the…
Making its first foray into the telefilm arena, Trimark Pictures is near completion on two telefilms for the USA Networks.
The Walt Disney Co. and ABC denied Thursday they had anything against Arabs or Catholicism, after complaints from representatives of those groups.
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The Sound Of Music Live
The Sound Of Music Live1Rating: 4.6 Share: 13 Viewers (Millions): 18.5 Network: NBC
The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory2Rating: 4.6 Share: 14 Viewers (Millions): 15.3 Network: CBS
Scandal3Rating: 3.1 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 8.6 Network: ABC