The CBS network coverage of the 1998 Olympics delivered the best lead-in audience to WCBS New York's struggling 11 p.m. newscast since the last winter Olympics on CBS four years ago.
After a month off the air, and exec producer and timeslot switches, CBS' ratings-challenged "Public Eye With Bryant Gumbel" is slated for a return on March 3.
UPN will add three Marvel series, "X-Men," "Spider-Man" and "Incredible Hulk & Friends," plus the Saban Entertainment series "BeetleBorgs" to its Sunday-morning kids lineup this fall.
Much to the Eye web's chagrin, a Feb. 20 CBS News "practice report" about the U.S. bombing Iraq could have been seen in as many as 2 million American homes.
HBO will shell out up to $8 million to market its the massive 12-hour miniseries "From the Earth to the Moon" with Tom Hanks as one of the executive producers.
Tiffani-Amber Thiessen has signed on to do seven more episodes of "Beverly Hills, 90210" next season, and she retains the option to do more.
Despite the 17-hour time difference between L.A. and Nagano, Japan, KCBS upped the national primetime average garnered by the network with its nightly Winter Olympics coverage -- scoring a 17.8…
ABC has given Ellen DeGeneres "strong indications" that her series will not be renewed next season, the star told an audience at her show's taping Friday night. When asked whether this was the last…
A new survey from the European Broadcasting Union maintains that U.S.-made TV shows for kids -- in particular cartoons -- are threatening the traditional children's programming of Europe's pubcasters.
The huge ratings being racked up by reruns of Twentieth TV's "The X-Files" simultaneously in syndication and on the FX cable network could translate into gross revenues of $1.5 million an episode, a…
Friday's dramatic women's figure skating finals scored the highest Nielsen marks of the 1998 Winter Olympics, though it was also the lowest-rated women's finals of the past four Olympics.