| Feb 24, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Superheroes just keep getting bigger in pop culture, and NBC is hoping to capitalize on that popularity by bringing back its own superpowered franchise, "Heroes."
On Saturday, the network announced it was reviving the series with a new 13-episode...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:01 PM
"Dancing on the Edge" (Starz, Saturdays). Stephen Poliakoff ("The Lost Prince") wrote and directed this early-1930s period piece set at the intersection of jazz and aristocracy. Chiwetel Ejiofor plays Louis Lester, a black British jazz genius whose career...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Wednesday night was pretty fun for ABC in the ratings, though Rebel Wilson's "Super Fun Night" continued to lose viewers in its third week.
Last night's Halloween-themed episode of the comedy, about a group of shut-ins who decide to party beyond...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:53 PM
In another sign of how much the blood has drained from NBC's Thursdays, the hot, young vampires and royalty of the CW have surpassed the peacock network in ratings for the first time ever in head-to-head competition on the night in the key 18-49...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:51 AM
ABC's multi-Emmy-winning comedy "Modern Family" fell to its lowest rating in the key 18-49 age demographic since 2009, according to early numbers from Nielsen. CBS won Wednesday night in the demographic and in total viewership, with "Criminal Minds"...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:29 AM
The nominations for the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards were announced Thursday morning by the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. at the Beverly Hilton. In a sign of the ever-increasing breadth of quality television and the sometimes idiosyncratic taste of the...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 9:50 AM
NBC's resurrected musical contest "The Sing-Off" fell Wednesday night from its debut, while ABC's comedies made up some ground in the ratings week to week. Among the major networks, it was CBS that won the night, though its shows' numbers are down. ...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:07 AM
The most wonderful time of the year also worked out for NBC in the ratings Wednesday night, with the holiday specials "Christmas in Rockefeller Center" and a "Saturday Night Live Christmas" combining to win the night among 18-to-49-year-old viewers,...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 7:22 AM
After the coffee. Before deciding whether to give 'Nashville' another chance.
The Skinny: It feels like Thursday but it's only Wednesday. Normally this would bug me, but I have so much work I'm trying to get done before next week that I'm actually kind...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Wednesday night's Game One of the World Series was a strong start for the Boston Red Sox, and it looks like it was an improvement in the ratings for Fox too.
According to very approximate preliminary numbers from Nielsen, which are not adjusted for...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 4:30 AM
In real life, people chow down on everything from McDonald's to Chinese food. So why does it feel like everyone on TV has a yen for Subway sandwiches?
Over the past six years or so, Subway has chomped its way into dialogue, plotlines and sets on...