| Apr 7, 2014
| 9:18 AM
The 49th Academy of Country Music Awards cruised to a ratings victory Sunday night, though the telecast was down from last year, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
The ACM Awards on CBS averaged 14.1 million viewers overall, compared with last...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 9:51 AM
Most network series fell in the ratings Sunday night as the fourth-season finale of AMC's "The Walking Dead" took a bite out of rivals' viewership. CBS' "The Good Wife," however, surged after last week's big plot twist.
"Resurrection," ABC's high-rated...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 9:45 AM
NBC's home-renovation reality series "American Dream Builders" premiered with soft ratings on Sunday, according to early numbers from Nielsen, while "Believe" and "Crisis" struggled to build an audience.
Following a rerun of "The Voice," "American...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 9:38 AM
"Resurrection" posted strong ratings for ABC in its second episode, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
Sunday's installment of the new drama, which follows residents of Arcadia, Mo., whose dead loved ones return, drew 10.8 million viewers on...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor John Michael Higgins was born in Boston, Mass., on this date in 1963. This birthday guy starred as Peter Lovett on "Happily Divorced" and appeared in a recurring role on "The Good Wife." Higgins has lent his voice talents to episodes...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:26 PM
One nice thing about the contemporary world of comedy is its abundance of small gifts. You can thank the Internet for this; it may have destroyed bookstores and record stores and much else I hold/held dear, but it created the video version of the...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
When veteran tech executive Scott Maddux brought a digital video recorder into his home in 1999, the machine radically changed his boob-tube habits. At last, he could save shows to watch later and skip programs he wasn't ready to see. "I lived and...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Viewership for Sunday night's Golden Globe Awards, the second year with hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler throwing jabs at Hollywood, are likely up from last year, according to early household numbers from Nielsen.
The 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards on...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 9:49 AM
Fox should be cheering after the tight San Francisco vs. Green Bay NFL game ran into prime time to propel the network to an easy victory Sunday night, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
The down-to-the-wire wild-card match-up, in which the San...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Hopefully you've all had or are still having a great holiday break, but after New Year's Day things start getting back to normal, and TV is no exception.
Your regularly scheduled programming is about to return. So if you're wondering when your favorite...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:25 PM
You may have heard or read or woke up suddenly thinking that we are living in a New Golden Age of Television. Some call it the platinum age, which sounds a little too Rodeo Drive to me. But let them have their fun.
Most of this new golden/platinum age...