Coverage of the war in Iraq benefited several of the cable news nets, but none more than Fox News Channel. For the year, Fox News remained the only all-news outlet to crack the basic-cable top 10…
The American Assn. of Retired Persons is so fed up with Madison Avenue's fixation on 18- to 49-year-olds that it has hired a veteran programming exec to help create TV shows aimed at older viewers.
Nationwide ratings for ABC's first National Basketball Assn. telecasts rose 3% from last year, giving the two games the best average rating for an NBA Christmas Day doubleheader since 1999.
Network evening newscasts enjoyed strong numbers last week in the aftermath of Saddam Hussein's capture by U.S. armed forces. According to Nielsen Media Research, NBC News' "Nightly News With Tom…
Primetime leaders NBC and CBS scored easy victories last week, with weekend movies powering the Peacock in the key young adult demo and Jerry Bruckheimer crime dramas propelling the Eye in total…
Syndication's weekly hours held their own against around-the-clock cable news coverage of the capture of Saddam Hussein.
"Angels in America" brought HBO crashing back down to earth. Despite rave reviews and a massive marketing effort, the ambitious miniseries brought in a not-so-celestial average of 3.6 million overall…
While leader NBC News virtually owned the story of Saddam Hussein's capture on the broadcast side, new "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace helped deliver the show's largest audience in history.
Fox prevailed Wednesday in key demo categories behind another dominant perf from reality skein "The Simple Life," according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
Vaulted by an explosion of original buzzworthy series, basic cable will beat broadcast and grab a larger share of audiences for the second year in a row.
NBC has picked up five additional episodes of "The Tracy Morgan Show," giving the Peacock enough segs to last the rest of the season.