Top execs of Italo major broadcasters RAI and Mediaset, state-owned telco Stet and French pay TV giant Canal Plus will meet in Rome today to close an agreement for a single digital platform, industry…
For his first nomination David Hyde Pierce, who plays the quirky Dr. Niles Crane on "Frasier," had his whole family present for the awards. "When the limo came, I was still in my sweatpants," Pierce…
The TV content ratings stirred up discontent in D.C. again Tuesday as a triumphant press conference was quickly announced and then even more quickly canceled, and industry mavens debated the trauma…
Singer-dancer Katharine Kramer has been added to the list of performers at Loving Lucy '97, the second annual convention of Lucille Ball fans being held July 11-13 at the Burbank Airport Hilton.
A potential windfall of new advertising revenues emerged as the key motive behind the deal by News Corp. and Liberty Media to buy 40% of Cablevision Systems Corp.'s sports networks for $850 million.
A leading ad-industry forecaster projects a "marginally better" outlook for U.S. ad spending than predicted six months ago, but still figures on a modest 2% gain for network TV.
As expected, Nancy Bauer-Gonzales has been upped to the post of VP news at KNBC, effective Saturday. She replaces Bill Lord, who announced last week that he was returning to KIRO Seattle.
PBS on Monday announced four new preschool series as well as a new corporate underwriter for two of its kids series, "Barney & Friends" and "The Puzzle Place," during its annual meeting in Dallas.
The Chicago Bulls' "drive for five" in the NBA Finals helped drive down national ratings for most firstrun access strips in the week ending June 8.
Showtime has announced it will begin running 19 installments of the original anthology series "Dead Man's Gun" on July 13, four months after the show's debut in an original trilogy.
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Modern Family1Rating: 3.5 Share: 10 Viewers (Millions): 10.5 Network: ABC
Survivor2Rating: 2.5 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 9.8 Network: CBS
Criminal Minds3Rating: 2.4 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 11.0 Network: CBS