The "Titanic" phenomenon that boosted the March 23 Academy Awards telecast to ABC's highest ratings in 15 years, also caused dramatically more kids, teens and young adults to tune in.
E! Entertainment TV has skedded the most ambitious original production in its eight-year history, the four-hour documentary special "The Kennedys: Power, Seduction and Hollywood," an edition of its…
Another stunning sign that "The Jerry Springer Show" is hotter than anything else in TV syndication these days is the powerhouse Nielsen rating being chalked up on WPIX New York by the second daily…
Actress-comedian Whoopi Goldberg has inked to star in "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court," a Walt Disney Television production for the 1998-99 season of "The Wonderful World of Disney,"…
The four cast members of "The Simpsons" who have banded together in a quest for more coin have agreed to accept 20th Century Fox TV's latest episodic fee offer but remain stuck on the issue of…
In post-Oscar bragging rights, syndicated TV magazine category, NBC and Twentieth TV's "Access Hollywood" beat Paramount's "Entertainment Tonight" head-to-head on Tuesday in N.Y., L.A. and Chi.
Comedian Bobby Slayton will lay aside his mantle as the "pit bull of comedy" to play the role of Joey Bishop in HBO's "The Rat Pack," the Rob Cohen-directed film which stars Ray Liotta as Frank…
The USA Network two-night original "Moby Dick" took first and second places among basic-cable programs for the first quarter of '98 in total households, with Nielsen Media ratings of 8.1. Comedy…
NBC's "Lateline" has cooled somewhat in its second try, while fellow Tuesday rookie "For Your Love" continues to outperform "Lateline" in the demos.
Major Australian producer-distrib Southern Star on Wednesday beat local and international competitors to win global distribution rights to more than 1,000 hours of TV drama, sitcom and documentary…
MTV and ESPN are the dominant foreign-programming channels on cable systems in China, according to the results of a new survey.
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