Sidney Sheldon's back in the syndie mart with a four-hour adaptation by Richard Hack and Michael Viner of his "The Sands of Time," which should do OK with its undemanding plotting and cardboard…
MG/Perin is out pitching a new half-hour firstrun syndie strip for fall 1993 called "The Clever Cleaver Brothers," a comical cooking and fitness show aimed for daytime slots.
A suburban D.C. jury has convicted Phill Lewis, star of the short-lived sitcom "Teech," of vehicular manslaughter in connection with the death of a woman last December.
The celebrated 1989 Broadway return of Robert Morse in Jay Presson Allen's dynamic "Tru" has been taped for "American Playhouse" in what can be termed only as an event, and it's a joy. Morse's…
The CBS program "60 Minutes" will be inducted into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame at the 1993 National Assn. of Broadcasters convention. The NAB award recognizes individuals or programs making…
Julie Resh has been upped to the newly created post of VP, TV production and development, for the Samuel Goldwyn Co.
People are spending more time reading books and watching less TV, according to a survey of media usage per person over the 1986-91 time period by Veronis Suhler & Associates.
ABC's "Good Morning America" won the breakfast race last week by .6 of a rating point and 2 share points, the program's widest margin of victory since December 1991, according to A.C. Nielsen stats…
CBS hopes "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman" will provide the cure for its ailing Saturday night lineup. The drama about a pioneering woman doctor who practices medicine on the American frontier will anchor…
Turner Intl. appears to have won its bid to become part owner of a Russian broadcaster. Moscow Independent Broadcasting Corp., the Russian TV company that is teaming up with Turner, has won a…
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Modern Family1Rating: 3.1 Share: 9 Viewers (Millions): 9.4 Network: ABC
Survivor2Rating: 2.6 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 10.6 Network: CBS
Saturday Night Live Christmas
Saturday Night Live Christmas3Rating: 2.6 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 7.4 Network: NBC