Thoughtful portrayals of Jews and Judaism have been few and far between in primetime TV, but the same can be said for most minority groups, a panel of TV biz heavyweights agreed Thursday at a confab…
Former Writers Guild of America president Del Reisman, whose credits as producer, writer and editor include shows like "The Twilight Zone," "The Untouchables" and "Cagney & Lacey," will receive the…
NBC isn't the only network yanking its Wednesday comedy block for the February sweeps.
"60 Minutes II" has declined by a mere 5% in adults 18-49 with its second airing Wednesday, an encouraging performance for the fledgling newsmag, especially since its lead-in hour was down by 38% vs…
Disney Channel on Thursday announced that it will premiere original movies and series across all dayparts.
The FNC (Fox News Channel) has raided CBS News to sign Paula Zahn 42, a high-visibility TV correspondent who'll anchor "The Fox Report," FNC's signature hourlong newscast every night at 7.
The WB netlet has picked up 13 episodes of the animated series "Batman Beyond" for its Kids WB! Saturday morning programming block, after the series' ayem and primetime preems scored superhero…
The premiere of a new half-hour "Rugrats" episode in primetime on Jan. 18 harvested the best Nielsen numbers in the history of Nickelodeon, chalking up a 13.8 rating and 35 share among kids 2 to 11.
Viewership of Tuesday's State of the Union Address by President Clinton dropped roughly 15% from last year on the Big Three nets, despite the unprecedented drama and irony of watching a President…
NBC has confirmed that Paramount Network TV's "Lateline" will return to the schedule in a new Tuesday 8:30 p.m. timeslot March 16 after sitting out the February sweeps period (Daily Variety, Jan. 20).
Christina Applegate and French Stewart will host "TV Guide Awards," which will air 8-10 p.m. Feb. 1 on the Fox network.