| Jan 4, 2012
| 8:54 AM
Here's some news about a show I'm now even more excited to see: BBC America's original drama "Copper" has found its lead actors.
Tom Weston-Jones, who has starred in "MI-5," will play Irish-American copper Kevin Corcoran in the series set in 1860s New...
| Feb 21, 2012
Actress Regina King stopped by the studio to talk about winning the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress for her role as Detective Lydia Adams in the TNT series "Southland."
Head back to the streets of Los Angeles for the new, explosive season of...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 9:34 AM
BBC America has set an Aug. 19 premiere date for its first original drama series, "Copper."
The 10-episode season was created by Tom Fontana ("Oz," "Homicide: Life on the Streets," "St. Elsewhere") and Will Rokos ("Monster's Ball," "Southland"). Barry...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 5:21 PM
The New York City of 1864 in "Copper" rots with bank robberies, racism, police corruption, murders and economic dispair.
If you think about it, those problems still plague society today, making BBC America's original scripted series, from creators Tom...
| Apr 19, 2009
Somewhere, in a prop warehouse owned by HBO, there is a big pile of guns. Dusty, unused, bewildered perhaps by their strange and sudden obsolescence, they can only wait and wonder why premium subscriber television, a business they created, built by God...
| Apr 17, 2009
Fast National ratings for Thursday, April 16, 2009
"Harper's Island" fell off a good bit in its second week on the air, but the rest of CBS' Thursday lineup was strong enough to carry the night.
CBS averaged a 7.3 rating/12 share in primetime, easily...
| Apr 24, 2009
Fast National ratings for Thursday, April 23, 2009
The first night of sweeps was a busy one, with all the networks returning to original programming. It was not, however, a hugely watched night.
CBS led the overall race with a 7.0 rating/12 share,...
| May 1, 2009
Fast National ratings for Thursday, April 30, 2009
CBS and ABC staged another close ratings race Thursday, with "CSI" leading the viewer race and "Grey's Anatomy" winning the demographic crown.
CBS averaged a 7.8 rating/13 share in primetime, beating...
| May 2, 2009
"Southland" will be back on the beat.
The midseason cop drama was renewed by NBC for 13 more episodes late Friday, according to the trades.
It's a nice show of support, especially since the last installment slipped significantly to a 4.3/7 up against...
| May 15, 2009
Fast National ratings for Thursday, May 14, 2009
The two-hour season finale of "Grey's Anatomy" grabbed the show's best ratings in months and led ABC to the top of the heap Thursday night.
ABC earned an 8.8 rating/15 share in primetime, edging CBS, 8.2/...
| May 22, 2009
Fast National ratings for Thursday, May 21, 2009
TV's summer season officially started Thursday with FOX and "So You Think You Can Dance" taking the night.
CBS led the night in households with a 5.5 rating/10 share, but FOX (5.3/9) had the most total...