Producer Fred Silverman and Viacom Prods. have uprooted a deal with Carrot Top, the red-headed comedian who's become the rage on college campuses, and will develop a half-hour sitcom around him as…
Only time will tell whether fans, players and even Congress approve of ABC and NBC's joint deal with Major League Baseball, but the terms reflect a clear boon to the networks. They offer virtually no…
A bill prohibiting schools from contracting for television programs with advertising to be shown to students during classroom hours was defeated Friday by the state Senate.
PBSwill air Armistead Maupin's "Tales of the City" as a six-hour miniseries next spring, to be produced as a Propaganda Films/Working Title production and presented by American Playhouse and…
Following the same pattern as the Arbitron book, WNBC's "News 4 New York" topped WABC's "Eyewitness News" for the 11 p.m. Nielsen ratings title, thanks to its strong prime time lead-ins. But, as with…
Writers Stephen Downing and Duane Poole pulled together a reasonable disaster vidpic with the right quota of vignettes from the February Manhattan World Trade Center bombing, some scary scenes and…
Warner Bros. and a consortium of independent stations plan to expand their Prime Time Entertainment Network to two nights next January by adding the sci-fi action series "Babylon 5" to the schedule.
KABC-TV swept the early evening news derby while KNBC-TV won its first major sweeps late news crown since February 1992, according to final Nielsen results for the May sweeps.
Following in the footsteps of past award-winning short films from Chanticleer Films' Discovery Program, "Evening Class" is a polished mini-thriller sure to make some think twice before walking into…
The Daytime Emmy telecast pushed ABC ahead of CBS on the final night of the May sweeps -- ending the only suspense left in the NBC/"Cheers"-dominated 28-day ratings survey.
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 6.4 Network: CBS
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The Big Bang Theory-r2Rating: 1.8 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 7.1 Network: CBS
Hell's Kitchen3Rating: 1.7 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 5.0 Network: FOX