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Rerun-heavy Cbs Wins Thursday Night

3rd July 2009

Reruns of CBS's crime dramas kept it in first place among total viewers during every half hour of primetime Thursday...

Nightline Beats Tonight & Late Night Again

3rd July 2009

A year ago at this time, there was much speculation about the possibility that ABC would make a play to...

Nbc Rises To The Top Again

1st July 2009

NBC, whose peacock seems to rise like a phoenix out of the ashes of the regular season each summer, had...

Boyle Not Set To Get Ugly

1st July 2009

UGLY BETTY TV bosses have shot down reports British singing sensation SUSAN BOYLE will be making a guest appearance on...

Broadcasters Dominate Video Ad Sales Online

30th June 2009

When it comes to selling advertising on web video, the traditional broadcasters have YouTube beat by a mile. According to...

Farrah Specials Beat The Jackson Ones

26th June 2009

All four major TV networks aired news specials about Jackson Thursday. In addition, NBC reran its recent documentary about Farrah...

Michael Jackson Obituary

26th June 2009

The news of Michael Jackson's death brings to a close the story of arguably the greatest entertainer of the last...

Walsh's Ex Wants All Financial Prospects Revealed

26th June 2009

KATE WALSH's estranged husband ALEX YOUNG has filed a court motion requesting the actress' TV bosses detail her future earning...

Oscar Nominees To Number 10 Next Year

25th June 2009

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the group that hands out the annual Oscar awards, touched off an...

Cbs, Abc Newscasts Sink To Lowest Level Yet

24th June 2009

Not only were the ratings down for the networks' entertainment programs, but so, too, were the numbers for their nightly...

Tv Stations Not Paying Their Bills

23rd June 2009

CBS's syndication unit sent out a clear signal to its customers Monday that, regardless of the economic challenges local stations...

Judd Thrilled With Husband's Father's Day Race Victory

22nd June 2009

Actress ASHLEY JUDD celebrated Father's Day and the summer solstice by watching husband DARIO FRANCHITTI race to victory in the...

Lohan And Seacrest Hatch Plans For Reality Tv Series

21st June 2009

LINDSAY LOHAN is teaming up with U.S. TV personality RYAN SEACREST for a big-money show - they will give a...

Gibson's Audience Disappears, Then Reappears

18th June 2009

On Friday, the day of the transition from analog to digital television, Nielsen reported that some 2.5 million people were...

Abc Rejects Conservative Ad Critizing Obama's Health Care Package

18th June 2009

An advertisement by a group called Conservatives for Patients Rights opposing President Obama's health-care plan and proposing an alternative plan...

Reporters Being Tossed Out Of Iran

18th June 2009

Foreign journalists who arrived in Iran last week to report on that country's election are being forced to leave the...

Abc Draws Viewers; Hbo Draws Blood

17th June 2009

What entertainment programs have been unable to do for ABC recently, basketball has -- lifted the network to first place...

No Ratings This Week

15th June 2009

Nielsen Media Research said today (Monday) that it is delaying the release of all primetime program ratings from last Friday...

Abc Runs Hoops Around Rivals

12th June 2009

The NBA Finals dominated primetime Thursday, with the ABC coverage of the gamebetween the Orlando Magic and the Los Angeles...

Katie Holmes Thinks She Will Dance

11th June 2009

Katie Holmes is to perform on a US TV dance contest.The 30-year-old actress is in talks to appear in Fox's...

Fry Considers Putting The Look Of Love Onstage

11th June 2009

ABC star MARTIN FRY is considering turning the 80s pop act's hits into a new stage musical - because he...

Abc Star Fry To Head African Charity Trek

10th June 2009

ABC star MARTIN FRY and GO WEST's RICHARD DRUMMIE are teaming up to trek through Namibia next year (10) in...

Abc Tastes Victory With Nba Finals

10th June 2009

It was not your typical week in the Nielsen ratings for last week -- not by an NBA long shot....

Cbs Wins With Reruns

9th June 2009

Despite airing an entire evening of reruns, CBS was able to hold off a strong challenge from ABC's slate of...

No News Feed West Coast Stations Go To Dead Air

8th June 2009

Several ABC stations apparently did not get the word that there would be no West Coast Feed of World News...

Ad Buyers Balking At Paying Primetime Rates For Leno

8th June 2009

Although many advertisers initially praised NBC for its decision to air a Jay Leno variety show in place of its...

Fascinating Fact 7480

5th June 2009

JOHN LEGEND fans defied a rainy day in New York City to pack Central Park for a free concert on...

The Abc Suspends Controversial Satire Show

5th June 2009

Following a viewer uproar over a sketch spoofing the Make-a-Wish Foundation, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation has ordered its top-rated satirical...

Nba Wins, But It's No Slam Dunk

5th June 2009

The first game of the NBA Finals dominated primetime TV viewing on Thursday, with the ABC telecast attracting an average...

Australian Broadcaster Apologizes For Comedy Skit

4th June 2009

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation has been swamped with complaints after its satirical The Chaser's War on Everything aired a sketch...