A day after being fined by the National Basketball Assn. for comments he made criticizing Turner Broadcasting for renewing its NBA TV rights package at double its previous cost, Tele-Communications…
UNITED KINGDOM Andrea Calderwood has been appointed head of production at Pathe Pictures, one of three companies that were awarded lottery production franchises by the Arts Council of England in May…
Southern California is about to get another 24-hour regional sports network starting in October 1998, courtesy of ESPN.
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 7.0 Network: CBS
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The Big Bang Theory-r2Rating: 1.7 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 8.0 Network: CBS
Mom-r3Rating: 1.5 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 6.4 Network: CBS
Hollywood gets to keep its weapons lethal. Or, at least for movie and television purposes, fully loaded and lethal looking.
Universal TV Enterprises has won the bidding war against such powerhouses as Paramount, Warner Bros. and King World for the right to distribute a Maury Povich-hosted talkshow starting in fall 1998.
Forming a potent partnership, Polygram Filmed Entertainment will join Warner Bros. and Spanish film and TV conglom Sogecable in a new three-way theatrical film distribution alliance in Spain.
According to a spokesman for TriStar Pictures, the final negative cost of the James L. Brooks film “As Good As it Gets” was in the mid-$50 millions, contrary to what was suggested in Wednesday's…
Nielsen Media Research said TV ratings produced by its would-be rival, Statistical Research Inc. (SRI), will be at least 12% higher because of a decision to include bystanders who aren't watching…
CBS Sports laid out its promotional campaign for the 1998 Winter Olympics and announced a promotional partnership with Coca-Cola's Minute Maid division at a press briefing Wednesday.
MTV became even more plugged into its core 16-25-year-old demographic group Tuesday with the unveiling of "The Live Link," a hybrid cyber-broadcast that marries TV studio familiarity to…