"Madonna Exposed" was underexposed during a mostly flat week in syndication, according to Nielsen national syndication barter rankings for the period ending March 28.
"The Puzzle Factory," a daily PBS preschool series, will receive a $ 3.5 million commitment -- the largest corporate grant for a public TV preschool series -- to its production and national outreach…
NBC Olympic triplecast exec Martin Lafferty has been named VP of programming and provider services at TV Answer, the Reston, Va.-based firm that plans to launch an interactive TV service in September.
Rupert Murdoch yesterday petitioned the Federal Communications Commission for permission to own the New York Post while he retains control of WNYW-TV. FCC rules bar common ownership of a newspaper…
For generations of filmgoers, the Oscar/box office success of "Unforgiven" and "Dances With Wolves" and such TV fare as "Lonesome Dove" is sweet revenge for the naysayers who claimed the Western…
There are few executive producers who provoke the kind of strong pro/con opinions that new NBC News president Andrew Lack does.
Britain's independent TV producers won a final victory yesterday over the ITV web in their battle for the control of program rights.
Viacom Enterprises has joined the first-run fray of syndicators seeking to help stations comply with the Children's TV Act with "Nick News," the weekly half-hour kids newsmagazine hosted by Linda…
The highest-rated Academy Award telecast in 10 years has given ABC the boost it needed to break a string of 17 consecutive second-place weeklong finishes and win the March 29-April 4 prime time…
Legislation that would require health notices on beer and wine ads will seriously hurt local broadcasters and encourage the migration of sports programming to cable TV, National Assn. of Broadcasters…
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.8 Network: CBS
America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent2Rating: 1.8 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 9.3 Network: NBC
Modern Family, -r
Modern Family, -r3Rating: 1.0 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 4.4 Network: ABC