Jack Lemmon has outslugged Mel Gibson in preliminary household results for their Sunday-night motion picture showdown, but in most key demos, Gibson's "Braveheart, Part 1" has claimed victory over…
Irene Kampen, whose humorous tale of her struggles as a divorced mother became the basis of TV's "The Lucy Show," died Feb. 1 of breast cancer at her home in Oceanside. She was 75.
The WB network has renewed three dramas for next season: "Buffy The Vampire Slayer," "Dawson's Creek" and "7th Heaven."
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Sunday Night Football
Sunday Night Football1Rating: 7.6 Share: 21 Viewers (Millions): 20.7 Network: NBC
Family Guy2Rating: 4.5 Share: 12 Viewers (Millions): 8.4 Network: FOX
The Simpsons3Rating: 3.9 Share: 11 Viewers (Millions): 8.5 Network: FOX
Sunni Walton, a singer-actress-impressionist, died Dec. 29 at her Van Nuys home from a brain tumor. She was 54. Walton's career began in her native San Francisco at the age of five as a violinist.
Satcaster Galaxy Latin America (GLA) has agreed to carry four channels from Spanish media group RTVE, several of them to be offered in the region for the first time.
Sharon Lee Kaiser, a former Mickey Mouse Club Mouseketeer, died Jan. 6 of cancer at Long Beach Memorial Hospital. She was 56.
The newly constituted CNBC Asia business channel has brought back live programming from CNBC in the U.S. after promising virtually all Asian coverage when it launched earlier this month.
CBS News has tapped Andrew Cohen senior producer of "This Morning."
New Line Television has tapped former ABC exec Tom Campbell as senior VP of development and production in an effort to broaden the company's development slate and boost its profile in Hollywood.
Retired TV writer Sam Perrin, who served as Jack Benny's writer for more than 40 years, died Jan. 8 at the Motion Picture & Television Hospital in Woodland Hills following an extended illness. He was…