Sparkling numbers for the annual Macy's Fourth of July fireworks spectacular helped WPIX turn in a star-spangled Nielsen performance over the long holiday weekend.
A network can't turn on a dime, but it can turn on $5,000 -- per commercial, that is.
Roland Poindexter has been upped from director to VP, programming and development at Fox Kids Network. He continues to report to Carol Monroe, senior VP of programming and development.
Ellen Burditt, formerly senior VP at Cosgrove-Meurer Prods., has joined Mandalay Television Pictures in the same post. She reports to company president Tom Patricia.
The Federal Communications Commission is poised Thursday to ring the first-round bell of what promises to be an epic paper battle between broadcasters and cablers over carriage of TV stations'…
Lou Dennig has been named veepee of programming for Paramount Domestic Television.
Scandinavian Broadcasting System (SBS) has jumped on the new commercial TV bandwagon in Switzerland. SBS filed an application Friday to launch a German-language cable channel in that territory next…
Local TV news anchor Bob Donley will move from Fox O&O KTTV to indie KCAL as of Sept. 7.
Digital TV will launch in Portugal in September following a trailblazing pact between its major cable TV service TV Cabo and Spanish digital TV op Via Digital.
Primestar Inc., which distributes 160 cable networks to satellite-dish owners throughout the United States, has rejiggered its programming lineup.
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Big Brother1Rating: 1.9 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 6.1 Network: CBS
Extant2Rating: 1.7 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 9.4 Network: CBS
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America's Got Talent-r3Rating: 1.5 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 6.0 Network: NBC