The second-highest-rated ''JAG'' ever has kept CBS hot on NBC's tail in a close November sweeps race, while the top-rated ''NYPD Blue'' since last Dec. 9 has propelled ABC to a Nov. 17 nightlong…
In a last-ditch attempt to lock up its sweeps win, NBC is pulling its Monday sitcom lineup next week in favor of a movie and replacing the Tuesday sitcom "Working" with a repeat of "Friends."
Executives in the pay-per-view industry are salivating at the prospect of a banner year for events in 1999, pointing to as many as three Mike Tyson fights, two Evander Holyfield fights and at least…
With the end of daylight-saving time and the onset of a blizzard of sweeps-month promotions, a number of freshman and established syndie skeins hit rating highs for the season, according to Nielsen's…
Acknowledging that its fall schedule has performed poorly, UPN is abandoning its strategy of targeting a broad, Middle-American audience and will focus instead on attracting younger viewers and men…
Barbara Fisher has resigned as president of Studios USA Pictures, and some say the move has prompted Barry Diller to shift his strategy about producing telefilms and miniseries for the USA Network…
After years of criticizing Fox for its reliance on reality specials, NBC is close to a deal with producer Bruce Nash ("When Good Pets Go Bad") for 13 episodes of a Fox-like video reality series…
Whoopi Goldberg and LeVar Burton are developing a telefilm for CBS and Columbia TriStar TV based on the Newberry Award-winning book "The Watsons Go to Birmingham."
Stephen Chao, who signed on as president of production for USA Network seven months ago, has given the go-ahead to his first primetime series, a tongue-in-cheek action series called "GvsE."
Fox Broadcasting Co. has renewed its news series "Fox Files" for a full season of 22 episodes for the Thursday 9 p.m.-10 p.m. slot.
John Lithgow will star as Don Quixote in a new TNT movie version of the classic Cervantes novel, said Julie Weitz, TNT's production chief.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History