Exec producer Lorne Michaels has named veterans from two of his series, Robert Smigel and Jeff Ross, producers on the new Conan O'Brien talkshow that will fill NBC's "Late Night With David Letterman"…
Producing team Alan Cross and Tom Spezialy have signed an exclusive deal with Universal TV to develop and produce comedy series for both the networks and cable.
Italian TV was shaken earlier this month by anti-corruption crusaders conducting Operation Clean Hands.
This two-part HBO drama depicts the life of a black American working-class family in St. Paul, Minn., over a long and busy weekend. Interestingly scripted by playwrightMichael Henry Brown and…
The Anti-Defamation League is urging the Walt Disney Co. to further revise an “Aladdin” tune (Daily Variety, July 12) and remove the word “barbaric” from lyrics Arab groups found offensive. * * *…
Li'l Orphan Heidi turns up in her third TV adaptation with Noley Thornton as the Swiss miss and Jason Robards as her gruff mountaineer grandfather, and it's solid family entertainment. Major feature…
KCOP will shift Paramount's "The Arsenio Hall Show" to 11:30 p.m. on Aug. 9, with the station adding a second daily run of Viacom's off-net sitcom "Roseanne" at 11 p.m.
Fans of vintage cop series will recognize many of the targets of "Danger Theatre." The show, an homage to the Zucker-Abrahams-Zucker school of satire, is closer to TV's leaden "Sledge Hammer!" than…
Violence not surprisingly headlined CBS Entertainment prez Jeff Sagansky's Q&A session with TV critics Saturday, with the exec saying the entire industry must take responsibility on the issue…
Most syndie strips lit up the sky with higher ratings during the week ended July 4, according to the weekly Nielsen national barter rankings.
PROVIDED BY: NIELSEN MEDIA RESEARCH
The Voice1Rating: 3.3 Share: 10 Viewers (Millions): 11.7 Network: NBC
Dancing With The Stars
Dancing With The Stars2Rating: 2.3 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 14.2 Network: ABC
2 Broke Girls
2 Broke Girls3Rating: 2.2 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 7.2 Network: CBS