Viewership was up last week for network evening newscasts, fueled by the California fires and the switch from daylight-saving time.
Two more high-profile shows were handed pinkslips Tuesday as TV's season from hell continued. NBC, after weeks of silence, finally confirmed that critically hailed drama "Boomtown" has been canceled.
"Average Joe," NBC's reality-series answer to Fox's "Joe Millionaire," debuted to strong ratings Monday despite going up against the highest-rated episode of CBS drama "CSI: Miami" this season…
There's no slowing down Fox's "The Simpsons," which kicked off its 15th season with winning numbers Sunday. Net didn't do as well, though, with its new laffer "Arrested Development."
Fox launched its Sunday comedy lineup to strong numbers, powered by the unstoppable "The Simpsons" in its 15th season premiere, leading the net to victory in all key demos, according to preliminary…
Strong performances by its 10 o'clock dramas, including "Third Watch" on its new night, have gotten NBC off and running for the November sweep.
Mass media may soon be an oxymoron. At least when it comes to that last bastion of advertising: broadcast primetime TV, and particularly where young viewers are concerned.
When selling advertising time, networks build in a ratings cushion of between 3% and 5%. That cushion isn't going to help much though if double-digit dips in the demos continue.
NBC has opened the November sweep with a Thursday victory in adults 18-49 led by "ER," but CBS ran a strong second in the demo and pulled ahead in adults 25-54 courtesy of "CSI," according to…
The forthcoming rape trial of Kobe Bryant has flashed an unwelcome nationwide spotlight on the new NBA season. But if the slam-dunk opening-night ratings of doubleheader games on TNT (Tuesday) and…
Fox drama "The OC" hit some series highs with its fall premiere Wednesday, but it was no match for ABC's hot "The Bachelor," which delivered the night's top score among young adults.