Fox and ABC got the biggest premieres and CBS had hoops, but the March 22-28 primetime Nielsens win has gone to NBC thanks to a timely Tuesday-Wednesday rally.
NBC remained ahead of the evening news pack during the first three months of 1999, snagging a Nielsen victory in the key news demo of adults 25-54 for the 10th consecutive quarter.
Buena Vista's "A Civil Action" and "Beloved," which were expected to go to ABC in their first broadcast window because BV and ABC are both a part of the Walt Disney Co., will instead end up on NBC.
NBC has renewed its midseason NBC Studios drama "Providence" for the 1999-2000 season.
Judged by country music radio today, there's no indication that the Art Formerly Known as Country & Western was a tent under which a wild variety of sounds, styles and influences could creatively…
Martin Sheen has been cast as the president of the United States and Rob Lowe as the deputy communications director in the new John Wells and Aaron Sorkin pilot "The West Wing."
The Nielsen future is looking brighter at Fox thanks to "Futurama," which launched Sunday night with unprecedented strong numbers for the net.
Jeremy London ("Party of Five"), Treat Williams and Bryan Brown have been signed to star in Hallmark Entertainment's four-hour "Journey to the Center of the Earth," which will premiere on USA Network…
Defying predictions of a post-Monica dip, Fox News Channel is on track to score its first-ever quarterly primetime Nielsen win over rival MSNBC -- though the crisis in Kosovo seems to be helping the…
German pay TV channel Premiere has secured 14 new nationwide digital channels in addition to its three current offerings, paving the way for its expansion into digital broadcasting.
Teen twins Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, the stars of ABC's "Two of a Kind," will executive produce an upcoming Wonderful World of Disney telepic "Switching Goals."