Lifetime will extend the life of its rookie dramas "Wild Card" and "1-800 Missing." Cabler ordered an additional five segs of both series, bringing the total order of each to 18 episodes.
Although still a modest draw overall, the Latin Grammy Awards on CBS picked up some ratings steam with its fourth edition on Wednesday, adding more than a million viewers compared to last year.
NBC has made it a clean summer sweep, becoming the first net in six years to win every week between Memorial Day and Labor Day in the key adults 18-49 demo.
When it came to the dog days of August, Fox News Channel posted ratings gains across its lineup compared with the same month last year.
Thursday's telecast of the 2003 MTV Video Music Awards, which generated more news for its Madonna-Britney Spears liplock than anything else, was down in the ratings vs. last year but was still the…
Networks planning to ramp up development of reality shows should check their numbers. The glut of primetime reality shows on the Big Four broadcast networks actually contributed to a Nielsen falloff…
And on the sixth day, they rested their remotes. Saturday remains the loneliest night of the week for viewers of broadcast television, and nothing this fall appears capable of changing that. The nets…
Fox's "The OC" rode some bigger waves on Tuesday, hitting another ratings high on the same night that the net's music talent skein "Performing As ..." bowed with promising numbers.
HBO sniffed out a stellar Sunday in the ratings. Season finale of "The Wire" at 9:30 p.m. strung in a series-best 4.5 million total viewers and posted a 2.2 national rating/6 share in the key 18-49…
A special encore presentation of Disney Channel's "The Cheetah Girls" hit the spot with viewers Saturday night. Replay of the made-for featured an alternate ending with an extra 12 minutes of footage.
As the summer television season nears a close, three high-profile unscripted skeins -- NBC's "The Restaurant," CBS' "The Amazing Race" and Fox's "American Juniors" -- ended their runs last week and…