Jacko has put ABC backo in the February sweeps race. According to Nielsen, the net's two-hour-plus interview with Michael Jackson, airing Thursday under the "20/20" umbrella, beat its tough…
Basic cable's three hottest series premieres in 2002 -- "The Osbournes," "The Shield" and "The Dead Zone" -- have hit the playing field in Year Two by displaying the showbiz equivalent of baseball's…
The folks over at UPN are playing a game of connect-the-dots -- but nothing is taking shape. The struggling 8-year-old weblet's primetime sked continues to be comprised of disparate nights of…
The public's infatuation with Michael Jackson continued Thursday night, as ABC scored an extremely rare victory on the night with a two-hour-plus special "20/20" featuring an interview with the pop…
ABC execs said they're encouraged by the promising first week national ratings for "Jimmy Kimmel Live," particularly the talker's perf among young male viewers.
Fox on Wednesday closed out the opening week of the February sweep with its fifth straight nightly victory and has inched ahead of NBC in the hotly contested adults 18-49 race. The WB, meanwhile, is…
Fox has captured its fifth straight night in adults 18-49, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen, behind another powerful perf from "American Idol" (9.4/23 in adults 18-49, 19.3 million…
Most Brits oppose war in Iraq, so perhaps it's no surprise that they'd rather tune into Michael Jackson than Saddam Hussein.
Paired for the first time, "American Idol" and "24" gave Fox a dominant victory on Tuesday, sweeping their half-hours in key demos.
Fox has built a winning night with the combination of "American Idol" and "24," which swept Tuesday's half-hours among adults 18-49 from 8 to 10, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen. Net…