NBC Tuesday became the first of the Big Three networks to declare that it will opt next month for retransmission consent, a move that will require cable operators to pay for the signals of its six…
Three deals, four screenwriters, one agency. Producers John Badham and Mark Bakshi have commissioned screenwriter Alan Swyer to write for HBO Pictures a project titled "Angel of Harlem," the true…
Interim FCC chairman James Quello volunteered Tuesday to meet with Attorney General Janet Reno to press the network argument for eliminating fin-syn-related antitrust consent decrees.
Merv Griffin Enterprises has hired public relations firm the Lippin Group to wage a campaign to clear the air regarding recent allegations that "Jeopardy!" somehow slanted program categories to favor…
WELCOME TO 'THE BRIAN LOWRY SHOW,' the first talkshow dealing solely with issues relating to the fastest-growing segment of American society: People who host talkshows! (Applause)
Prime Ticket Network plans to launch the country's first all-Spanish-language sports network this fall, offering some programming not seen on the English-language channel.
In a week dominated by sweeps stunts, NBC's big guns have proven just strong enough to edge out ABC and CBS and win the May 10-16 prime time Nielsens crown.
Nickelodeon has appointed Jon Miller as managing director of its new U.K. channel, to be launched this fall in a joint venture with British Sky Broadcasting. Miller was formerly vice president of…
NBC presented its fall lineup to affiliates and advertisers Monday, with West Coast president Don Ohlmeyer acknowledging that the network was "not going to come back overnight" but saw its lineup as…
CBS, staring down the barrel of 22 new shows on NBC and ABC next fall, is expected to stand relatively pat with its lineup, based on the assumption that providing viewers some stability and…
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Survivor1Rating: 2.2 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 9.3 Network: CBS
American Idol2Rating: 1.9 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 8.4 Network: FOX
Modern Family-r3Rating: 1.5 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 5.1 Network: ABC