| Jun 24, 2014
| 12:28 PM
With the addition of "Thursday Night Football," CBS will stagger its fall premieres over eight weeks, the network announced Tuesday.
"Thursday Night Football" opens with Pittsburgh at Baltimore on Sept. 11.
"The Big Bang Theory" will begin its...
| May 14, 2014
| 6:49 AM
CBS for next fall has lined up Tea Leoni as the U.S. secretary of state, a thriller about stalking and a comedy about sports-crazed Boston family.
The most-watched network will add four dramas and one sitcom to start the season:
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:27 PM
"Monday Night Football" was a big winner for ESPN.
Washington's 24-23 victory over Cleveland drew 6.9 million viewers -- the most-viewed NFL preseason game on ESPN in five years. (The game was the most-watched program locally.)
On the broadcast...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The year's not over yet, but TV networks already are looking ahead to 2015 and the January start of midseason.
To be sure, this is just what's been announced so far. Some broadcasters have additional series waiting in their cupboard but have not yet...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 10:21 AM
After hanging in there in recent weeks, NBC's rookie drama "State of Affairs" took a step backward on Monday without lead-in support from "The Voice," falling to its lowest score to date.
Granted, audiences aren't trained to expect firstrun episodes from...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 9:05 AM
BEVERLY HILLS It's been 10 years but Lisa Kudrow is back as the eager, fame-seeking Valerie Cherish in HBO's comedy, "The Comeback."
The coterie of fans is delirious that the cable network has decided to resuscitate Valerie after a decade of reluctant...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 10:35 AM
"The Voice" helped NBC sing its way to the top of TV ratings Monday night.
The semifinals episode of the singing competition averaged a rating of 2.5 in the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic, according to Nielsen. Though it dropped 11% in the key...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:30 AM
They're like parents who are delighted because a grown child they've been estranged from has reentered their lives.
"For years, when we got together, we didn't dare talk about whether this could happen because it meant too much to us; it was too...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 9:34 AM
NBC topped the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic on Monday night with help from "The Voice" and the premiere of Katherine Heigl's "State of Affairs."
The network's singing competition dropped just 6% from last week with a rating of 3.0 in the key demo....
| Nov 11, 2014
| 10:48 AM
NBC topped the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic in ratings on Monday night with help from "The Voice" and "The Blacklist."
The network's shows were the first and second most-watched programs of the night in the key demo, according to Nielsen....
| Nov 4, 2014
| 5:30 AM
American TV shows such as "The Big Bang Theory" and "Breaking Bad" have found huge fan bases in China, thanks to deals with online video portals that license the programs and make them available just hours after their U.S. debuts. But such arrangements...