The historic final episode of "Seinfeld" has handed NBC a heady victory that both symbolizes the Peacock's recent ratings dominance and reminds the network that the road ahead may get a little bumpy…
"Murphy Brown" has gone out with style, ending its 10-season run on CBS with its highest rating in nearly 20 months.
NBC execs and the Peacock web's affiliates are digging in their heels for protracted negotiations over a groundbreaking new business plan the network has put before affiliates.
Fox Broadcasting Co. is expected to renew two series from 20th Century Fox TV that had been on the bubble: Chris Carter's drama "Millennium" and the midseason Vivica A. Fox comedy "Getting Personal."
CBS is expected to announce a fall schedule today that makes few bold changes, but leaves some high-profile series on the cutting-room floor.
Australia's highest-rated TV drama series, "Blue Heelers," has been sold to the U.S., where it will air each afternoon on satellite and cable channel Trio, launching in September.
ABC's new fall schedule should help the network stem its ratings hemorrhaging and maybe even increase viewership a bit, said ad agency execs after seeing the network's upfront presentation Tuesday.
Aspiring seventh network Pax Net will launch Aug. 31 with seven original series, including an all-original Saturday-night lineup, to complement its off-network acquisitions highlighted by "Touched by…
The USA Network deal with Buena Vista TV for reruns of "Home Improvement" (Daily Variety, May 14) fell apart at the 11th hour and TBS has bought the series, beginning in June 2002.
Look for NBC affiliates to kick up a fuss about DirecTV's pay-per-view offering of the Peacock web soap "Days of Our Lives" when the web begins its three-day spring affiliates confab today at the…
"CBS: The First 50 Years" is pretty much what you would expect from a program that aims to cram 50 years worth of memories and significance into two hours (95 minutes or so minus the commercials and…