Women's figure skating has leapt to CBS' highest Winter Olympics ratings to date, though averages continue to lag behind recent Olympics and CBS expectations.
In a deal tied to Fox Broadcasting Co.'s "Party of Five" renewal, the 22 Fox O&Os are expected to buy off-network reruns of the Columbia TriStar TV drama for a weekend syndication launch this fall.
"Entertainment Tonight" is heading into the February sweep with its strongest momentum in four years.
Officials at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences vehemently denied charges by the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees and Technicians that the Oscar telecast on March 23 would be manned…
Fox Sports Intl. (FSI) has inked an exclusive agreement to carry soccer game action from the highly regarded English FA Premier League on Fox Sports owned-and-operated cable and satellite services…
CBS cabler Eye on People will shine a spotlight on a variety of former Academy Award winners and nominees during "Hollywood Heavyweights Week," beginning March 16.
One of the worst-kept secrets in television history was that Michael Jackson contributed his voice to an episode of "The Simpsons" entitled "Stark Raving Dad," even though the credits identified him…
A decade after Thomas Magnum's retirement, Tom Selleck rolls back onto the CBS schedule with a character-driven midseason sitcom about a man having a midlife crisis and the people who are only too…
Canadian kids-TV producer Cinar Films announced Thursday that it will be delivering 340 half-hours of programming in 1998-99, for a total production budget of C$125 million ($87 million).
The jury is still out on Ronald Reagan. Was he a great leader who energized the economy or a doddering ideologue who alienated the less fortunate? This two-part PBS documentary provides wide-ranging…