The Justice Dept. on Tuesday said it will not challenge the Assn. of Independent Television Stations' voluntary program of viewer advisories and guidelines on TV violence.
Perhaps taking a cue from the recent announcements of musicvideo channels incorporating home shopping, MTV will begin testing shopping programming on its MTV, VH-1 and Nick at Nite cable channels in…
U. of Pennsylvania professor George Gerbner is challenging a commonly held belief that violent programming translates into boffo ratings.
Bill Sheinberg has joined Spelling TV as senior VP/development, the company confirmed. Sheinberg, who had spent the previous seven years at MTM TV, has assumed a new post responsible for developing…
Voices: Jon Lovitz, Charles Napier, Gerrit Graham, Judith Ivey, Nancy Cartwright, Christine Cavanaugh, Jennifer Lien, Maurice LeMarche, Nick Jameson, Doris Grau, Kath Soucie, Gene Shalit, Brenda…
ABC said it will introduce the new Buena Vista TV series "Mike & Maty" to its daytime lineup April 11, replacing the "Home" show.
Nearly 30 years after his death, Malcolm X continues to cast a long shadow, his legacy filled with myth and misperception. If "Malcolm X: Make It Plain" does nothing other than live up to its title…
Performers from "Roseanne,""Seinfeld" and the features "Addams Family Values, ""Mrs. Doubtfire" and "Sleepless in Seattle" were recognized in nominations for the eighth American Comedy Awards. The…
The Kung Fu legend continues, now on the syndie track, as does David Carradine in his role of the middle-aged grandson of Caine, Chinese-American character he first played 22 years ago. The original…
Last week's announcement that a joint venture between Connecticut-based Century Communications and Continental Venture Capital had acquired the majority interest in the second Aussie pay TV license…
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.1 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.4 Network: CBS
Family Guy-r2Rating: 1.5 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 3.1 Network: FOX
American Dad-r3Rating: 1.4 Share: 4 Viewers (Millions): 2.9 Network: FOX