Wall Street is waking up to David Letterman. Media analysts credited the Eye Web's new latenight talkshow host for an incredible $ 19-a-share surge in CBS stock on Wednesday.
Two cable industry groups Wednesday urged the FCC to exempt all small cable systems with fewer than 1,000 subscribers from new rate regulation rules, and not just independently owned "mom and pop"…
No one ever got rich working for an ITV station -- until now. On Tuesday, a fortunate group of 15 top executives at London Weekend Television shared an unprecedented T50 million ($ 75 million)…
Two months ago, this space ran a column mocking the explosion of fictitious new cable channels by the year 1999.
CBS' "Late Show With David Letterman" kept plenty of viewers up past their bedtime Monday, grabbing numbers comparable to the premiere of "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" back in May 1992.
In an unprecedented effort to break the grip of major studios and networks over production and distribution, five TV station groups are teaming to produce their own fare under a partnership led by…
KABC-TV and Terry Crofoot, the station's general manager for the past five years, have parted company. Crofoot, one of the few remaining ABC-reared general managers left in the Capital Cities-owned…
Women in Film has formed a public service announcement committee to produce a half-dozen pro bono announcements for non-profit organizations and distribute them for television, radio and theatrical…
A French woman claims the recipe for a homemade bomb that killed her son was aired on the American TV series "MacGyver," and she is suing French media regulators for premeditated homicide.
Jerry Seinfeld, at one point considered to host this year's Primetime Emmy Awards and a nominee for "Seinfeld," joins the list of presenters for the telecast. Separately, Tyne Daly will host the…
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Survivor1Rating: 2.2 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 9.3 Network: CBS
American Idol2Rating: 1.9 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 8.4 Network: FOX
Modern Family-r3Rating: 1.5 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 5.1 Network: ABC