Big changes are in the offing for the Eye web's "This Morning," with a breakfastcast radically different from what's now on the air likely to bow by late summer or early fall.
Barry Diller's local programming experiment WAMI is continuing its retreat from in-house fare, but execs insist the shift is temporary.
France's private terrestrial broadcaster TF1 neared a clean sweep in the 1998 ratings stakes, grabbing 95 of the top 100 program slots of the year, according to figures just released by polling…
Pay TV cabler BET Movies/Starz! has hired actor Tom Wright to serve as the web's on-air guest host for the first quarter of 1999.
World Cup soccer and the Nagano Winter Olympics propelled NHK to top the charts for the top-rated show in Japan in 1998, rating agency Video Research said on Monday. Pubcaster NHK had the top seven…
Final Nielsen Media Research numbers released Monday show Fox's 17 weeks of Sunday NFL broadcasts in 1998 delivered an average rating 1% higher than the year before, while CBS ended the season with a…
''Touched by an Angel'' earned its highest rating in more than a year, putting CBS in position to claim its fourth straight weeklong households victory, according to preliminary primetime Nielsen…
The Indian government is to lift the ban on DTH in India. The new Minister for Information and Broadcasting Pramod Mahajan said at a press conference in New Delhi today that his government would…
ABC is blowing up "Good Morning America" -- and bringing in the primetime star power of Diane Sawyer -- in the latest attempt to save the foundering ayemcast. Sawyer, a "20/20" heavyweight who served…
NBC's once-invincible Thursday lineup has suffered another significant setback, symbolic of its overall decline, losing in preliminary Dec. 31 nightlong households results to the CBS competition.