The Berlin Wall may have collapsed more than seven years ago, but the East-West divide is still measurable in the TV tastes and habits of the German public.
Does Barry dig Jerry? Jerry Springer hosts the hottest talkshow on the wrestling … er, daytime TV circuit right now, and he's about to get a new boss: Barry Diller. Diller's HSN Inc. is buying the…
CBS has tapped veteran manager Rory Rosegarten as the network's chief scout for up-and-coming comedians. Rosegarten's unusual development deal with the Eye web calls for him to scour the nation's…
Author William Styron astutely suggests the word "melancholia" as a substitute for "clinical depression," and it works on just about every level described in HBO's "America Undercover" series'…
The first full-scale reunion of the cast and creators of “Cheers” since the show left primetime nearly five years ago is among the fare planned for the fourth annual U.S. Comedy Arts Festival (USCAF)…
'Twas the night before Christmas and all through TV land, barely a household was watching -- not even a 40 share could the Big Three command. Low TV viewing levels and a primetime lineup dominated by…
Newest entrant in CBS' femme-friendly Monday comedy lineup arrives as a surrealistic goulash of implausibility, a shtick-com that thinks there are huge laughs to be mined from having Jean Smart…
NBC has quietly negotiated to go down with the "Titanic," spearing the broadcast rights to the 20th Century Fox/Paramount pic for $30 million, sources said Sunday. Details were sketchy and NBC, Fox…
EchoStar Communications Corp. has formally petitioned the Copyright Office for permission to begin selling a package of programming that includes local TV station signals.
Big Bird now has a Chinese cousin. A Mandarin-language version of "Sesame Street," the long-running PBS kids show produced by Children's Television Workshop, will debut in China Feb. 2. "Zhima Jie"…
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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