NBC is headed into the final week of the November sweeps with a razor-thin 0.1 ratings-point advantage in the key adults 18-49 race over Fox, and a slightly more comfortable 0.2 point edge over CBS…
The disappearance of an average of three pro-basketball games a week has begun to clobber Ted Turner's TNT and TBS in the Nielsen ratings.
The two top execs at Walt Disney Co.'s ESPN Networks have moved up a notch: Steve Bornstein moves up from president to chairman, while George Bodenheimer takes over as president from his post as exec…
The ITV network has won its bid to axe its flagship "News at Ten" newscast, clearing the way for a major overhaul of the web's evening schedule.
Lifetime has given a script order to Disney for a sitcom called "Moose Mating" starring newcomer Marcy Kaplan.
Prolific indie Stone Stanley Prods. has inked an exclusive production pact with veteran showrunner David Sittenfeld.
The WB netlet is not expected to pick up the back-nine episodes of Castle Rock's "The Army Show."
News Corp.'s Star TV is adding news to its English-language programming. Beginning Sunday, the pan-Asian satcaster will offer a half-hour report called AsiaNews Sunday on the Star World entertainment…
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…