From the season opener, it
French weblet M6, which reported its first ever profits last year, will open its shares to the public next year by being quoted on the Paris stock exchange, according to network president Jean…
Australian newspaper mogul Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. acquired Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. in 1985 and the following year purchased Metromedia's six TV stations in the U.S., which formed the…
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Sunday Night Football
Sunday Night Football1Rating: 7.6 Share: 21 Viewers (Millions): 19.4 Network: NBC
60 Minutes2Rating: 2.8 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 10.8 Network: CBS
Big Brother3Rating: 2.2 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 7.3 Network: CBS
If CBS honchos have their way, news division superstars Mike Wallace, Dan Rather and Connie Chung will anchor its new 24-hour news cable network.
You're starting your own TV network with a group of UHF stations, and you need to lure viewers away from the Big Three as well as other, more established, independent stations -- upturning years of…
While the Highland Park High School marching band belted out "Louie, Louie" in a vacant lot opposite the old Earl Carroll Theatre on Sunset Boulevard, Chevy Chase unveiled the home for his new show…
"Nightline" won the last week of the pre-Letterman era in latenight, edging "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" in Nielsen daytime and fringe results for Aug. 23-27.
Credit Barry Diller with dreaming up the Fourth Network. Diller, former chairman and chief executive officer of Fox Inc., (he now holds the same titles at QVC Network Inc.) wanted to challenge the…
"The Face of Tutankhamun" garnered the highest ratings in the history of the Arts & Entertainment network, with the first two hours each reaching more than 2 .3 million viewers in cumulative airings.
Arnold Shapiro Prods., known as a maker of socially-relevant programming, is following that path again as an adjunct to the anti-violence debate -- with plans for a four-hour syndicated documentary…