Hawaii's governor Ben Cayetano personally beseeched members of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical State Employees to accept wage cuts to get TV show "Baywatch" to move here rather than Australia.
UPN has pulled the plug on its Friday drama "Legacy," according to sources, while Fox is preempting its "World's Wildest Police Videos" series for the May sweeps.
Fox O&O KTTV and Univision flagship KMEX paced the local primetime race in the key adults 18-49 demo during the February sweep, according to Nielsen's just-released demographic ratings breakdown.
David E. Kelley-produced kudo magnets "Ally McBeal" and "The Practice" have struck again, picking up a pair of prestigious Peabody Awards.
The new Craig Kilborn-hosted version of "The Late Late Show" got off to a solid start in the ratings Tuesday, attracting a slew of new young male viewers to the Eye web's latenight lineup even as…
On the eve of their upcoming launches, competing personalized digital video recording services TiVo and Replay Networks have inked investment deals with several media players and partners, including…
NBC remained ahead of the evening news pack during the first three months of 1999, snagging a Nielsen victory in the key news demo of adults 25-54 for the 10th consecutive quarter.
What begins as a horrendous pseudo-celebrity karaoke night gives way to an occasionally cute, always out of control gameshow that's equal parts grating and giddy. Host Ahmet Zappa -- with brother…
Connecticut's down-to-the-wire upset win over Duke in Monday's men's college basketball championship game left this year's contest with the lowest hoops final ratings since 1972 and the lowest ever…
Disney Channel has given the go-ahead to three original movies and three original series for its "middle-aged" kids audience (9-11), including two reality series, said Rich Ross, senior VP…
In its report card for the first quarter of 1999, A.C. Nielsen handed out primetime ratings increases to 19 of the 38 regularly monitored cable networks -- exactly half.