CBS News officials reiterated that they're not worried about a ratings decline accompanying the addition of Connie Chung to "The CBS Evening News," calling the broadcast "a work in progress" and…
As HBO Pictures readies "And the Band Played On" for a tony East Hampton premiere Aug. 14 and a cable rollout Sept. 11, the Time Warner division is still putting out behind-the-scenes fires on the…
This two-part HBO drama depicts the life of a black American working-class family in St. Paul, Minn., over a long and busy weekend. Interestingly scripted by playwrightMichael Henry Brown and…
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American Ninja Warrior
American Ninja Warrior1Rating: 1.9 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 5.8 Network: NBC
Masterchef1Rating: 1.9 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 5.4 Network: FOX
Hotel Hell3Rating: 1.3 Share: 4 Viewers (Millions): 3.9 Network: FOX
Moody's Investors Service put five cable companies on notice Friday that their bonds may be downgraded. As much as $ 2 billion in debt could be affected by the move.
Li'l Orphan Heidi turns up in her third TV adaptation with Noley Thornton as the Swiss miss and Jason Robards as her gruff mountaineer grandfather, and it's solid family entertainment. Major feature…
Exec producer Lorne Michaels has named veterans from two of his series, Robert Smigel and Jeff Ross, producers on the new Conan O'Brien talkshow that will fill NBC's "Late Night With David Letterman"…
Fans of vintage cop series will recognize many of the targets of "Danger Theatre." The show, an homage to the Zucker-Abrahams-Zucker school of satire, is closer to TV's leaden "Sledge Hammer!" than…
Producing team Alan Cross and Tom Spezialy have signed an exclusive deal with Universal TV to develop and produce comedy series for both the networks and cable.
Italian TV was shaken earlier this month by anti-corruption crusaders conducting Operation Clean Hands.
The Anti-Defamation League is urging the Walt Disney Co. to further revise an “Aladdin” tune (Daily Variety, July 12) and remove the word “barbaric” from lyrics Arab groups found offensive. * * *…