Fox's first Super Bowl telecast has put some impressive numbers up on the Nielsen scoreboard --- Fox's sec-ond-highest-rated week ever in homes and highest-ever in adults 18-49, with both the…
E! Entertainment Television is likely to more or less retain its current programming focus and philosophy once the Walt Disney Co.'s bid to team with Comcast Corp. in a $320 million purchase of Time…
"Due South," the comedy-action series about a Canadian Mountie patrolling the streets of Chicago, will see a third season this fall despite the absence of a Stateside broadcaster.
Carsey-Werner has renewed its exclusive overall deal with writer-producer Matthew Carlson, creator of freshman NBC comedy "Men Behaving Badly" and "Townies," which had a brief run on ABC earlier this…
Corp. for Public Broadcasting president and CEO Richard Carlson is stepping down after almost five years at the helm of the pubcast umbrella organization.
Large-scale layoffs, outsourcing all non-news production, selling around A$345 million worth of property and quitting ventures in orchestras and overseas broadcasting - those are just some of the…
Super Bowl XXXI proved super for Fox Broadcasting on Sunday, providing the web with the highest-rated primetime night in its 10-year history.
So you think Fox went a little nuts on the ads and promos for its first-ever Super Bowl telecast, eh? Well, it was mild compared to the barrage MTV packed into "Butt Bowl IV," the cablenet's fourth…
Nickelodeon has slated its 10th annual Kids' Choice Awards for April 19 from the site of the Grand Olympic Auditorium in downtown L.A., where the network plans to construct a "Nick-O-Drome" venue to…
Michael Grade has shocked the British TV industry by resigning as chief executive of Channel 4. A Channel 4 statement said only that Grade, the highest-profile figure on the U.K. TV scene, ''wishes…