NBC has won the June 15-21 week with its lowest rating ever in a week not disrupted by political conventions, the Olympics or the July 4 holiday.
Cable subscribers treated A&E's warts-and-all "Biography" special on Ozzie & Harriet Sunday night like a real-life version of "The Truman Show," making it the highest-rated "Biography" episode in the…
"NewsRadio" executive producers have targeted Jon Lovitz as their top choice to join the sitcom cast next season, filling a void left by the death of actor Phil Hartman, sources said.
Dispensing with the usual rules of on-air decorum, MSNBC talking head Keith Olbermann used Monday's edition of his "Big Show" to launch a pointed verbal broadside at one of his competitors: Matt…
Former "Grace Under Fire" executive producer Kevin Abbott has signed on as exec producer of ABC's "Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place" next season.
They loved him in Baltimore, Seattle, Cleveland and Salt Lake City. They took notice in L.A. and San Francisco, but afternoon channel-surfers in Gotham and Chi were less enthusiastic about the…
WABC is getting ready for life after Bill Beutel. The veteran anchor hasn't announced any plans to retire from the news biz -- or even reduce his role as the lead 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. anchor for the…
Canadian producer Filmline Intl. has come on board the TV drama series "The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne," transforming the project from a British-American co-venture into a Canadian-British…
CBS News has officially vetoed Susan Molinari's career at the network. As expected, (Daily Variety, June 23), the network announced Tuesday that the former congresswoman has been dumped as anchor of…
Impressively mounted WWII drama offers masterful combat footage but is undermined by a hackneyed, anachronistic script. June 27 slot on HBO should attract an older audience, although over-50s may be…
What parents want, Showtime wants to deliver. And what parents want, Showtime research shows, is original programming for their kids.