In a pickup that will help bolster the network if cable operators decide to raise subscriber fees, Showtime has signed a long-term $ 200-million-plus deal with TriStar Pictures.
The highest-rated NBA final series ever has launched NBC to a spectacular prime time Nielsens win for the June 14-20 week, the web's fifth triumph in the last eight weeks.
The inaugural "Central European Initiative; Balaton Festival," a television arts competition and programming market, opened Monday with 60 industry reps from seven European countries in attendance.
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The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory2Rating: 5.3 Share: 17 Viewers (Millions): 17.8 Network: CBS
The Voice3Rating: 3.9 Share: 11 Viewers (Millions): 12.7 Network: NBC
The Blacklist4Rating: 3.4 Share: 10 Viewers (Millions): 12.5 Network: NBC
Television group broadcaster Silver King Communications reported lackluster operating results for its fiscal third quarter ended May 31.
"Front Page," Fox's first prime time newsmagazine, bows at 9 p.m. Saturday. The weekly one-hour program features correspondents Ron Reagan Jr., Andria Hall, Tony Harris, Vicki Liviakis and Josh…
Several recent strategic moves by Paramount suggest the entertainment giant wants to replicate the success of Fox and go after the Big Three, creating a fifth network.
German TV mogul Leo Kirch and veteran Italian producer Ettore Bernabei are banking their very souls on the Bible.
Like their prime time counterparts, the winners in Nielsen's local market May sweeps offered no surprises. Once again, King World's "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!" dominated the syndie…
The Writers Guild of America has recently published a guidelines booklet as to what industry practice should be in the hiring of writers for feature films and longform television.
TV producer Bill Bracken has been named executive in charge of production for Fox Broadcasting Co.'s upcoming late-night series, "The Chevy Chase Show."