| Mar 12, 2015
| 12:45 PM
CBS is firming up its comedy plans for next year — and those include a lot more Allison Janney and Melissa McCarthy.
The network confirmed on Thursday that it has picked up "Mom," "Mike & Molly" and "2 Broke Girls" for the 2015-16 TV season....
| Mar 6, 2015
| 9:32 AM
ABC's ambitious new drama "American Crime" got off to a decent start in the ratings Thursday night.
The show created by "12 Years a Slave" screenwriter John Ridley drew 8.4 million viewers on average and a rating of 2.0 among the key 18-49 demographic,...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 12:47 PM
Leonard Nimoy only guest-starred on CBS' hit sitcom "The Big Bang Theory" once, but his influence was felt in every single episode. So it's not surprising that series executive producer Chuck Lorre used one of his highly noticed end-of-show vanity cards...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 3:49 PM
NBCUniversal is preparing to launch a subscription digital comedy service aimed at millennial viewers who watch hours of entertainment on digital devices rather than the old-school TV.
NBC's proposed over-the-top service is expected to launch later this...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 10:54 AM
On the day it is moving to Thursday nights, "The Blacklist" has been renewed for a third season.
NBC also is bringing back "Chicago Fire" for season four, "Chicago P.D." for season three, "Grimm" for season five and "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit"...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 8:51 AM
UPDATED: "The Bachelor" was no match for "The Voice."
The NBC singing contest averaged 14.7 million viewers Monday night while the ABC dating contest delivered 8.2 million, according to ratings released Tuesday afternoon. "The Bachelor" presented the...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 6:09 AM
Dramas usually are showered with the greatest raves these days, but sitcoms have long had the greater appeal, from "I Love Lucy" and "All in the Family" to "Seinfeld" and "The Big Bang Theory."
Thursday is a big night for comedy on CBS. How often do...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 4:30 PM
It is important, and sometimes difficult, to remember that Leonard Nimoy, who died Friday at the age of 83, was an actor, not an alien.
As Mr. Spock, the elf-eared, half-Vulcan science officer and first mate of the Starship Enterprise, he created a role...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 9:06 AM
UPDATED: On the night "Two and a Half Men" ended and a new "Odd Couple" started, "The Big Bang Theory" remained the most-watched program.
"Big Bang" averaged 17.5 million viewers for a poignant episode that saluted Wolowitz's late mother and Carol Ann...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 8:52 AM
ABC gave "The Bachelor" three hours Sunday night, and he scored ho-hum ratings. (It's not easy going against a "Saturday Night Live" reunion special.) But on Monday, "The Bachelor" was back in its regular slot, and the numbers were looking up.
| Feb 13, 2015
| 9:02 AM
UPDATED: A "Big Bang Theory" repeat had the most viewers Thursday night, which isn't good news for the broadcast network business in a February ratings period.
The networks hope to reach big audiences, and the "Big Bang" at 8 p.m. pulled 11.4 million to...