Saturday night has long been known for its depressed levels of television viewing, but this fall the broadcast nets' downer Friday lineups could use some Prozac too. A shot of testosterone wouldn't…
That sigh of relief you heard Friday was coming from CBS -- and perhaps anybody else who has a stake in the future of unscripted programming.
The weekend off-network debut of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" in broadcast syndication was the highest-rated preem of an off-net weekly since "ER's" perf in 1998, according to Nielsen figures.
The season premiere of "Ed" bolstered NBC's already strong Wednesday lineup this week, while ABC got some much-needed good news on the comedy front as new laffer "According to Jim" held up well in…
ABC's Tuesday, once the network's dominant night, is crumbling around its soft center this season -- with sked changes imminent after an even weaker perf from "Bob Patterson" in its second try.
CNN vaulted to the top of the Nielsen cable ratings in both primetime and total day last week, catapulted by its coverage Sunday of the U.S. air strikes on Afghanistan.
The Peacock is perched high above its network rivals in the early going this season, but there's also lots of flapping going on over at the weblets.
Auds failed to get wrapped up in news coverage of the country's military action Sunday as overall primetime viewing of the Big Three nets -- on what was supposed to be Emmy night -- was way down vs…
The National Network (TNN) stunned observers throughout the cable industry last year when it ponied up a stratospheric $365 million to Paramount for exclusive rights to the reruns of three "Star…
CBS' "Survivor" will certainly have a major impact on Thursday's leadoff hour when it returns this week, but NBC's "Friends" has mega-momentum heading into its second battle with the reality…
Auds turned out in record-setting numbers Wednesday for a special episode of NBC's "The West Wing," as the Emmy-winning drama teamed with similarly record-high marks for "Law & Order" to lift the net…