Nickelodeon's "Rugrats" Thanksgiving special on Tuesday night scored the highest-ever rating for the kids cabler.
The Spanish digital channel market is heating up. The Paramount Comedy Channel will make its bow on the European continent March 1 when it launches on the country's leading digital platform, the…
Last Christmas, Barry Diller bought his embryonic Miami TV station a $6.5 million present -- five-year rights to local NBA games -- but halfway into the November sweeps, the gift remains unwrapped.
Oprah Winfrey has taken her lumps from TV critics this season for her talkshow's emphasis on self-help, spirituality and "empowerment" topics, but viewers aren't nearly as turned off by the "Change…
In such exceptional efforts as Masterpiece Theatre's "The Blackheath Poisonings" and "Malice Aforethought" on "Mystery!," the abuse of pharmaceuticals has been central to the drama. The same holds…
NBC has benched the frosh John Wells drama "Trinity" for the rest of the November sweeps period. NBC told Wells that the sweeps race is so close that NBC must bolster any weak spots on the schedule.
For a final recording with which to sail into retirement, producer George Martin turned to the songbook he is most commonly associated with -- the Beatles' -- and took a lighthearted mystery tour…
Just how much did Disney underestimate the performance of Adam Sandler's latest feature "The Waterboy?" Enough to bypass its own network, ABC, and sell the movie to the USA Network cabler at a…