| Nov 28, 2014
| 10:42 AM
NBC carved itself a nice helping of ratings fortune on Thanksgiving night.
NBC notched a 5.8 rating among the key demographic, adults 18 to 49, and 17.3 million viewers with its broadcast of the Seattle Seahawks vs. San Francscio 49ers NFL game,...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 10:14 AM
The 42nd Annie Award nominations, presented by the International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, cover film, TV production, commercials, short subjects, video games, student films and honorary and achievement awards. The newest category --...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 10:00 AM
The season premiere of "Masterchef Junior" on Fox elevated the network to No. 1 in the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic.
According to Nielsen, the Gordon Ramsay show posted a rating of 1.8 in the key demo, its highest rating ever. It was second most...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 5:40 PM
The midterm, low-turnout, national elections of early November have given way to a season in which the political froth can't be contained in its own moonshine jug.
We are two Sundays removed from a vote that will ultimately decide who will become...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Like Barry Allen of CW's "The Flash," the changes in TV viewing habits are moving at superhuman speeds. And the industry, which relies on accurate measurements of audiences, is racing to catch up.
While the majority of viewers watch the old-fashioned...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 12:31 PM
The TV ratings mirror ball for Tuesday goes to ABC.
As reality vet “Dancing With the Stars” closed its season on Tuesday night, it helped ABC win the night. The series closed out on top with a 2.9 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 15.8...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 1:46 PM
The Miami Heat's regional television broadcasts with Fox's Sun Sports will continue well into the next decade under an extension of their long-running partnership announced Tuesday.
The new deal will kick in at the conclusion of the current rights...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 8:00 AM
What is television? It seems a fair and timely question to ask, now that it's coming at us from so many angles, on so many platforms, from so many producers.
Let's begin near the beginning.
Once upon a time there was a thing called a television set....
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:20 AM
You have questions. I try to have answers.
Q: What happened to the show "The Mentalist"? I have not seen any promos for the show. Have they discontinued making new episodes?
A: The promos have been popping up lately, since the show will be back for...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Netflix seems to want everything these days — even Tina Fey comedies that were meant for someone else.
The movie and TV streaming giant announced Friday that it had picked up two seasons of "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt," a new series about a woman...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Director, producer and sometime performer Mike Nichols has died, and Turner Classic Movies will offer a mini-festival of Nichols' work on the night of Dec. 6.
The movie channel will show three of the films by Nichols, who died of a heart attack on...