HBO has discovered that rating and Cher go together. The pop diva's aggressively promoted comeback concert Sunday night belted out a rousing 3.9 rating/6 share in households nationally and a 13.0/18…
The news networks are learning an increase in the prime rate, an earthquake in Turkey and Tiger Woods winning the PGA can't hold a candle to White House sexual escapades and the McGwire-Sosa home run…
The networks scored big by flashing big bucks and flexing big biceps last week.
Wink Communications has inked a multiyear deal with Discovery Communications-owned Discovery Channel and The Learning Channel to provide the cablers' shows with interactive programming options as…
The Writers Guild of America is accepting submissions for its Television-Radio Writers Awards, which will be presented March 5.
Netlet WB is tops in the list of finalists for the 15th annual Sexual Health In Entertainment (SHINE) awards, which recognizes portrayals of family planning and reproductive health on TV.
Even as ABC seemed to be coming apart at the seams at the senior exec level last week, the sleeper success of the web's summer quiz show "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" is expected to drive the…
As ABC's summer phenom "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" soared to incomporable ratings during its run, so too did the interest level at the major webs in primetime gameshow prospects.
Lions Gate TV has upped Kevin Beggs to exec VP of series, while Ellen Burditt has been elevated to senior veep of drama series.
Special event producer Bob Holmes, the brains behind NBC's upfront primetime sales presentations, press tours and affil conventions, has re-upped his deal at the net for two more years.
CBS is expected to announce the appointment today of Roger Bell as news director of its ailing Los Angeles O&O. Bell, a local news vet who most recently has been an exec producer for WNBC New York…