| Jul 8, 2014
| 10:02 AM
UPDATED: For its season premiere last week, "Under the Dome" dew 9.4 million viewers.
For week two Monday, the CBS drama averaged 7.7 million, down 18 percent. The show lost two major characters last week; did it lose viewers for those changes?
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:59 AM
UPDATED: Conditions were nasty on "Under the Dome." Painful red rain pelted the trapped residents, but the CBS drama still scored Monday's biggest national audience.
"Dome" averaged 7.6 million viewers, down from 7.7 million last week, according to...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 10:45 AM
The World Cup will continue to generate the most discussion this week, but programmers hope to spark interest in new prime-time series.
FX's dramatic "Tyrant" focuses on a California pediatrician who just happens to be the son of a Mideast dictator. The...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:48 AM
ABC's "Mistresses" returned for the debut of its second season Monday night and posted ratings that were essentially even with its series premiere last year.
The Season 2 opener of the drama about four girlfriends with turbulent lives averaged 4.48...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
While audiences are enjoying what's arguably known as the next Golden Age of Television, the TV Academy has been faced with increasingly blurred lines in terms of the shows in the Emmy contest. As eight- and 13-episode cable dramas compete with 22-episode...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Tyler Perry's last film, "The Single Moms Club," was an all-around disaster — the film, greeted by scathing reviews, marked his worst showing ever at the box office and even tanked with his core audience.
But that failure hasn't discouraged the...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
This post has been updated. See below for details.
The summer blockbusters are coming. And to see them, you don't even need to get off your sofa.
The TV networks are pouring unprecedented amounts of money — and some very creative deal-making...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Gail Berman, a veteran film and television industry executive, has formed a production partnership with the Fox Networks Group, a unit of media mogul Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox.
The deal is a homecoming of sorts for Berman. She was president of...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Has your favorite TV show been canceled, gotten stuck in repeats or gone off the air for a long hiatus? You might find solace at your local comicbook store.
The racks these days are still filled with comics about Batman and Captain America, but they also...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:30 AM
It's odd to see Brian Grazer chillin'.
But there he is -- the frenetic mega-producer -- lounging in his sprawling backyard in Santa Monica, Calif., overlooking the Riviera Country Club, munching on a breakfast of turkey bacon and eggs over easy, drinking...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 2:12 PM
I don't know how to express the delight I felt when Cheng Zhi showed up just before the 48-minute mark of the recent episode of "24: Live Another Day." There we were, getting toward the end of the "8 to 9 p.m." hour, only two episodes left in a down-and-...