Less than a year after its launch, the MGM Gold movie network has changed direction and decided to expand its offerings beyond the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists film library.
Is "Jerry Springer" in a league of his own? Not quite, but Universal TV's syndie talkshow is hot enough ratings-wise to tie with "Rosie O'Donnell" and score a record-high national Nielsen household…
After burglars broke into the Gibson Group here, the production company's owners weren't so concerned about the missing stereo, computers or cell phones. Those can be replaced. Not so easy to replace…
CBS as early as today is expected to announce that CBS Entertainment president Leslie Moonves has been promoted and will assume many of the duties formerly handled by Peter Lund, the recently…
Fox Broadcasting Co. will make a clean sweep of the top 100 TV markets when its new affiliate in Vermont signs on the air Aug. 31 with a telecast of Fox's first regular-season NFL game.
Comparing the gig to "bungee-jumping or something," "Law & Order" and "New York Undercover" creator-producer Dick Wolf has agreed to sub for Geraldo Rivera on Tuesday and Wednesday on the "Rivera…
Steven Rosenberg has been upped to prexy of HBO Intl. from his previous post of executive VP, succeeding his boss, Curt Viebranz, who is opting to leave HBO after three years at the helm.
Gallic paybox Canal Plus is reported to be in tight negotiations with the Amaury press group for an all-news cable channel to be broadcast on its digital offering Canal Sat, according to Wednesday's…
South African pubcaster the SABC announced this week it has committed airtime worth millions of dollars to promote Cape Town's bid to host the 2004 Olympic Games.
Warner Bros. Television Animation has tapped Disney veteran Andy Lewis as senior vice president and general manager.
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Modern Family1Rating: 3.1 Share: 9 Viewers (Millions): 9.4 Network: ABC
Survivor2Rating: 2.6 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 10.6 Network: CBS
Saturday Night Live Christmas
Saturday Night Live Christmas3Rating: 2.6 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 7.4 Network: NBC