NBC has set dates for longform programming and specials through the February sweeps, including a first-ever prime time berth for the NBA All-Star Game and the four-hour miniseries "The Ninja Murders."
Facing a declining sports rights marketplace and a desire to get more exposure for the sport, the leaders of IndyCar racing have put together a package of time buys and straight rights fees that will…
Currently in postproduction, Damaged Californians' "Below Thirty/Above 10,000 " is attracting the interest of a number of distributors, largely on the basis of the small production company's recent…
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America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent1Rating: 2.5 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 11.4 Network: NBC
Big Brother2Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.9 Network: CBS
Dancing With The Stars
Dancing With The Stars3Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 12.3 Network: ABC
Twentieth TV yesterday confirmed that producer-director Steve Binder has been named exec producer of Twentieth TV's "The Chevy Chase Show," which is set to bow on Fox Broadcasting Co. in September.
MTV has decided to launch MTV Japan on Thursday at 10 p.m. following a brief preview, the company said yesterday.
The on-again, off-again TV career of basketball great Earvin (Magic) Johnson is on again. He will join NBC Sports on nine regular NBA telecasts this season and the playoffs, starting with a Christmas…
The Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation/Los Angeles is seeking an apology from Fox Broacasting Co. regarding a "In Living Color" skit about gays in the military.
The Federal Communications Commission will leave it up to stations to decide if MTM TV Distribution's "Rescue 911," earmarked for a fall 1993 syndie launch, is exempt from the prime time access rule.
MCA TV will launch its first syndicated animated series under the "Universal Family Network" banner.
When Gallic pubcaster president Herv Bourges unveiled next season's sked for France 2 and France 3 last week, those who anticipated wide-ranging changes were disappointed.