Jon Feltheimer has replaced Mel Harris as president of Sony TV Entertainment, ending months of speculation that Harris – who has occupied that slot since 1992 – would leave the studio (Variety, May…
Multimedia Inc., nearing the end of sale negotiations, reported a 9% increase in net earnings for the second quarter to $21.2 million. Second-round offers for Multimedia were due July 21, with the…
Time Warner's New York City cable system, attempting to comply with a recent court decision, will begin scrambling “indecent” public-access programming. Those leased programs, already relegated to…
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America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent1Rating: 2.5 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 11.4 Network: NBC
Big Brother2Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.9 Network: CBS
Dancing With The Stars
Dancing With The Stars3Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 12.3 Network: ABC
As if things couldn't get any worse for baseball, Cincinnati Reds flagship station WLWT has said it will not renew its contract with the team after this year. The Multimedia-owned station said its…
Blame it on the rise of comedy clubs and programming-starved cable channels. Whatever, it seems anyone who has ever wrung a laugh or a tear from a listener suddenly fancies himself a monologist.
Star and co-scripter Garry Shandling, his fellow cast members and production execs have honed the satiric edge of this show -- about the behind-the-scenes neuroses of a hit latenight talker, with…
It opens on a mountaintop in Malibu, where the five meet. They have no idea of what lies ahead -- the treasure-hunt component puts viewer and "cast members" on equal footing.
Baby sister Betsy (Jenny Robertson) is far less sensible than Ginny -- rather New Age, in fact.
The quick inserts from films and TV become dismally obvious -- a champagne bottle popping, a gushing oil well, everything but the Leaning Tower of Pisa -- as Martin consults with a sexpert (Louise…
Hand-held shots from a moving car are emblematic, establishing a feel for the setting.