Spurred by a large audience that tuned in for CBS' Olympics coverage, the network's "Late Show With David Letterman" finished in a virtual dead heat with NBC's "Tonight Show With Jay Leno" for the…
Actor-director Forest Whitaker has inked his first TV development deal with Columbia TriStar TV, where he has two drama series projects in the works for ABC and Showtime.
Despite ribbing from CBS prexy Leslie Moonves, Fox Entertainment president Peter Roth said he has no misgivings about programming violent specials like "World's Scariest Police Chases."
The South African Broadcasting Corp. has admitted it inflated its viewer figures for its flagship channel, SABC3, by 32%, but said the error was not intentional.
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.
The foul-mouthed third-graders of "South Park" continue to make cable history for Comedy Central, clocking in Wednesday night with a 6.9 Nielsen rating that powered the network to a 10-10:30 p.m. win…
John Henson, the divertingly glib host of E!'s nightly "Talk Soup," is taking a unique approach to landing an on-air interview with admitted "Talk Soup" fan Dustin Hoffman: he's embarked on a hunger…
ABC has ordered a sitcom pilot from Warner Bros. TV starring the Olsen twins and produced by Miller-Boyett-Warren Prods., the team behind their last network series, "Full House."
Women's figure skating has leapt to CBS' highest Winter Olympics ratings to date, though averages continue to lag behind recent Olympics and CBS expectations.
In a deal tied to Fox Broadcasting Co.'s "Party of Five" renewal, the 22 Fox O&Os are expected to buy off-network reruns of the Columbia TriStar TV drama for a weekend syndication launch this fall.
"Entertainment Tonight" is heading into the February sweep with its strongest momentum in four years.