CBS has inched ahead of NBC in primetime Nielsen households results for the Nov. 10-16 week, allowing the Eye to hold onto a surprising lead two-thirds of the way through the November sweeps.
A partnership of Sony Pictures, Tele-Communications Inc. and the Apollo Group is the front-runner in the bidding for Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group, sources said Tuesday.
ABC has given a firm 13-episode order to the new 20th Century Fox comedy with '70s sitcom pals Mary Tyler Moore and Valerie Harper.
The HBO Pictures premiere of the biopic "Don King: Only in America" on Saturday pulled down a 9.9 rating and 15 share to easily dominate the four broadcast webs in HBO homes, according to Nielsen…
Week two of the November sweep, the week ending Nov. 9, was a strong one for most syndie skeins, according to Nielsen's latest national syndie ratings report.
Paxson Communications topper Lowell (Bud) Paxson is expected to meet the press on both coasts today to kick off the promotional effort for the company's plan to launch a family friendly broadcast…
Confirming fears of top NBC execs, this year's World Series is comfortably on track to become the lowest-rated ever.
France's perennially ailing state-owned television production giant Societe Francaise de Production (SFP) has been given yet another publicly funded lease on life following an unsuccessful attempt to…
Newly appointed FCC commissioner Gloria Tristani signaled her concern about the recent wave of media consolidation, especially its impact on diversity among the ranks of broadcast owners.
The people who came up with the idea of parachuting Elvis impersonators have created a monster.
Turner Broadcasting Systems has reached agreement with Jones Intercable for continued carriage of TBS Superstation to the operator's approximately 1.5 million subscribers pending the network's…