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Swayze Interview To Air Tonight

15th September 2009

ABC plans to air a Barbara Walters interview taped last January with Patrick Swayze, who died Monday in California at...

Obama Caught Chastising West Over Vma Stunt

15th September 2009

U.S. president BARACK OBAMA has waded into the KANYE WEST debate, reportedly branding him a "jacka**" for crashing TAYLOR SWIFT's...

Stossel Jumps From Abc To Fox Business News

11th September 2009

John Stossel, one of the few broadcast network newsmen who wear their off-center politics on their sleeves, is leaving ABC,...

Ex-abc Anchor Simpson "Tv News Is Dying"

10th September 2009

Former ABC World News Sunday anchor Carole Simpson has suggested that she is somewhat cynical about the fact that two...

Ratings Remain In Gutter As Summer Season Draws To An End

10th September 2009

The broadcast networks are ending their summer season on a low note. In fact ratings for some shows were so...

Leno "Tv Is Ultimately A Disappointing Business"

7th September 2009

Jay Leno insists that he doesn't worry about the possibility that his new TV series will fail. In an interview...

Football Draws Crowd On Saturday

7th September 2009

Although the television networks have written off Saturday as a day when few people -- particularly young people -- watch...

Arquette Calls On Cox For Cheesecake Charity Cause

7th September 2009

DAVID ARQUETTE was determined to make his hunger charity fundraising drive a success - and called on his wife COURTENEY...

Who'll Replace Sawyer On Gma?

4th September 2009

While ABC's decision to assign the World News anchor position to Diane Sawyer come January, when Charles Gibson steps down,...

Gibson's Departure Leaves Abc News In Flux

3rd September 2009

The largely perfunctory manner in which it was announced that Diane Sawyer would replace Charles Gibson as anchor of ABC's...

Even With Top Three Shows, Nbc Can't Beat Cbs

2nd September 2009

NBC took the top three spots in the Nielsen ratings last week, with two episodes of America's Got Talent ,...

Sawyer To Replace Gibson As Abc Anchor

2nd September 2009

Charles Gibson will step down as anchor of ABC's World News in January and be replaced by his onetime Good...

Few Viewers For Daytime Emmy Awards

1st September 2009

Mirroring the sad state of affairs (no pun intended) of daytime television in general, Sunday night's telecast of the Daytime...

Guiding Light A Last Hurrah

31st August 2009

Guiding Light is fading out brightly. Actor Jeff Branson tied for best supporting actor in the Daytime Emmy Awards Saturday....

Brown's Post-sentencing Party Lands Nightclub In Trouble

29th August 2009

CHRIS BROWN's post-sentencing celebration this week has landed a Los Angeles nightclub in trouble - because he was partying underage.The...

Late-night Tv Settles Into A Groove

28th August 2009

After an early period of see-sawing ratings, the competition between David Letterman and Conan O'Brien is falling into a nightly...

Thriller Named Jackson's Number One Album

27th August 2009

MICHAEL JACKSON's iconic record THRILLER has been named the King of Pop's best album in a new poll of the...

America's Got Talent Has Got Top Ratings

26th August 2009

NBC's America's Got Talent not only held on to the top spot on the weekly Nielsen TV ratings list for...

Cbs Wins Every Half Hour Of Primetime Monday -- With Repeats

25th August 2009

Every show in its lineup Monday night was a rerun, but CBS won every half-hour of primetime nevertheless. The two...

Something For Everyone In Late-night Race

24th August 2009

NBC on Thursday attempted to put a positive face on the latest late-night results, which showed Conan O'Brien's Tonight show...

News Reports Remain Aligned As Before

19th August 2009

Among the evening newscasts, the results were little changed with NBC Nightly News With Brian Williams retaining the lead with...

Nbc Has No. 1 Show; Cbs Is No. 1 Network

19th August 2009

Although NBC scored solidly once again with its all-new editions of America's Got Talent, CBS remained the highest-rated network overall...

Solid Debuts For District 9, Time Traveler

18th August 2009

District 9 's final weekend results were slightly better than studio estimates, while The Time Traveler's Wife were slightly worse....

Cbs Wins Monday Night -- With Reruns

18th August 2009

Reruns of CBS's Two and a Half Men and The Big Bang Theory managed to score ratings well above anything...

Report Abdul Negotiating A Return To American Idol

18th August 2009

Rumors that Paula Abdul would appear as a contestant on next season's Dancing With the Stars on ABC were snuffed...

Kudrow Wants Mini Friends Reunion

18th August 2009

LISA KUDROW is campaigning for a role in new comedy series COUGAR TOWN, so she can reunite with her former...

Nightline Wins Again

14th August 2009

Chalk up another wild-card victory for ABC's Nightline. The late-night news show beat both CBS's The Late Show With David...

St. Elmo's Fire Reignited For The Small Screen

14th August 2009

ST. ELMO'S FIRE has been reignited - TV bosses have signed a deal to adapt the Brat Pack movie classic...

Millionaire 'S Numbers Tick Upwards

13th August 2009

America's Got Talent is not the programming juggernaut that Who Wants to Be a Millionaire once was, but neither is...

Abdul To Star In Her Own Abc Show?

13th August 2009

Gossip website TMZ reported Wednesday that Paula Abdul spent part of Tuesday afternoon with ABC entertainment chief Steve McPherson discussing...