Aftershocks to Monday's Northridge earthquake made it difficult for the entertainment industry -- especially TV productions -- to get back into action Wednesday.
FCC commissioner James Quello will receive the Distinguished Service Award from the National Assn. of Broadcasters at the NAB convention in Las Vegas March 21.
Announcing its acquisition of rights to the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan, for a record $ 375 million, CBS honchos claimed Wednesday they had snagged a potential moneymaker.
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America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent1Rating: 2.5 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 11.4 Network: NBC
Big Brother2Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.9 Network: CBS
Dancing With The Stars
Dancing With The Stars3Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 12.3 Network: ABC
The pack of syndicated talkshows came tumbling back to earth in the first full week of the new year, while Paramount's "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" once again blasted into a high ratings orbit.
CBS scored its highest Tuesday movie rating in nearly a year with part two of "In the Best of Families: Marriage, Pride & Madness," nabbing the web's best results that night this season.
FCC commissioner Ervin Duggan says he has no intention of censoring controversial public TV programs when he becomes prexy of the Public Broadcasting Service Feb. 1.
Hollywood resumed a semblance of normalcy Wednesday, although news of quake damage -- not to mention aftershocks -- continued to rock the film community. As more studios and production companies got…
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Producers for five of this year's hottest pix and nine TV shows, including "Schindler's List,""The Piano,""Seinfeld" and "NYPD Blue," are up for Golden Laurel awards, the Producers Guild of America…
CNN, solidifying its status as the network cable viewers turn to when a major news story breaks, harvested a gaudy 2.7 national Nielsen rating for more than a dozen hours of coverage of the Los…