Twentieth TV's "Forgive or Forget" talkshow harvested a 1.6 rating for the week ended Aug. 2, its best Nielsen since the show premiered in firstrun syndication June 8.
A group of television industry engineers debated Tuesday whether to endorse a standard for the V-chip that would include the ability to block news, sports and commercials not classified under the TV…
In a deal that was expected, Black Entertainment Television signed Roy Campanella II of Director Circle Filmworks to produce 10 made-for-TV movies (Daily Variety, Aug. 10).
The "Unsolved Mysteries" team of John Cosgrove and Terry Dunn Meurer attempt to uncover a mystery of a different sort in this would-be series pilot masquerading as a one-shot summer special: Just how…
An innovative series of shows featuring the music of Johann Sebastian Bach and performances by renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma leads the race this year for the Gemini Awards, Canada's equivalent of the…
Producers at ABC's "Home Improvement" have committed to having the program's characters wear seatbelts, a victory for the Entertainment Industries Council, which is trying to persuade all actors to…
Soon-to-launch family net Pax TV has secured country music star Billy Dean to host "It's a Miracle," a one-hour weekly series about real-life miraculous occurrences.
The latest addition to the MTV world network, MTV Russia, is set to launch at midnight on Sept. 25 near Moscow's Kremlin.
Craig Kilborn will be able to leave Comedy Central before his contract runs out, but he might not be able to take all of his trademark bits with him to CBS.
NBC has taken its 19th straight primetime Nielsens week in the key demographic of adults 18-49, but CBS stayed first in the traditional measure of households thanks to the Tom Hanks film…
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 6.5 Network: CBS
Family Guy-r2Rating: 1.4 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 3.0 Network: FOX
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American Dad, -r3Rating: 1.3 Share: 4 Viewers (Millions): 2.6 Network: FOX