No. 2 Hispanic broadcaster Telemundo, recently taken over by Sony and Liberty Media, will be looking to a mix of original series and hot acquisitions for a boost during the November sweeps.
There has to be more to the "true story" of Orson Welles' landmark 1938 broadcast of "The War of the Worlds" than is told in this Sci-Fi Channel special hosted by James Cameron.
HBO has signed a deal for exclusive rights to the 90 rerun half-hours of Columbia TriStar TV's "The Larry Sanders Show" for a three-year license term beginning in September 1999.
One month into its syndie life cycle, "Friends" is pacing the syndie pack in adult demographic ratings, according to Nielsen's latest national syndication ratings report.
Wes Craven brings his intense brand of human misery to TV with this, the first entry in what ABC promises will be an annual Craven film event each Halloween. While "Don't Look Down" has some…
While Tele-Communications Inc.'s support of Geraldine Laybourne's Oxygen Channel gives it immediate credibility, the planned female-targeted cable web will face an uphill battle to become a widely…
The Showtime Networks have engineered an output deal with independent theatrical distributor Stratosphere Entertainment that covers about 30 pictures that Stratosphere is releasing from July 1, 1998…
National Geographic "Explorer" will move its weekly cable home from TBS Superstation to CNBC beginning in September 1999.
Amid all of the network's ratings woes and management turmoil, NBC last week turned to an interesting source for some guidance and inspiration.
In the first "clean" Tuesday of the fall season -- all lineups in place and no disruptions from baseball -- ABC has asserted its leadership with its biggest Tuesday margin of victory in adults 18-49…
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.8 Network: CBS
America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent2Rating: 1.8 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 9.3 Network: NBC
Modern Family, -r
Modern Family, -r3Rating: 1.0 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 4.4 Network: ABC