| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Say this for "Stalker," a new "psychological thriller," which rolls out Wednesday: It makes its troubling intentions and insurmountable flaws instantly clear.
Created by Kevin Williamson, who recently took broadcast-television violence to slasher depths...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Having already tried a "Criminal Minds" spinoff in 2011 subtitled "Suspect Behavior," CBS was somewhat constrained in terms of attempting another overt brand extension. "Stalker," a truly nasty bit of business, is the next best (or really, next worst)...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
What have we learned so far?
One week into the 2014-15 television season, according to Nielsen's official game clock, the biggest headline for the broadcast nets is that they've been able to generate solid sampling for high-priority new shows such as...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:15 AM
Fall comes. Not such a big deal as it was back before there were 27 TV seasons in a year and a thousand new shows starting every week, but there are still something like a million series premiering on 6 billion channels between now and the end of the...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 8:54 AM
"How I Met Your Mother" went out with a ratings bang Monday night.
The CBS sitcom that for nine years followed a man's long search for a wife ended with its highest ratings ever, averaging more than 12.9 million viewers, according to early numbers from...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 9:35 AM
The new season of ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" opened with lower ratings Monday night than in seasons past, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
The opener for the show's 18th cycle -- featuring a cadre of contestants including former "Full...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Forget #followFriday. It's #renewalFriday over at Fox. The network announced it has picked up comedies "New Girl," "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," "The Mindy Project" and thriller "The Following" for the 2014-15 season.
"Brooklyn Nine-Nine," "New Girl" and "The...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Fox has renewed comedies "New Girl," "Mindy Project" and "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," as well as psycho-thriller "The Following," for its 2014-15 season, the network announced today.
"These shows are some of the best and acclaimed series on television, with...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 9:57 AM
NBC's "The Voice" beat the 18th-season finale of ABC's "The Bachelor" in the ratings Monday night, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
Juan Pablo Galavis' "Bachelor" run came to an end, wooing fewer viewers than last year's finale. The reality...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 12:30 PM
It's crunch time at the networks, as they take stock of their current crop of shows and map out their needs and plans for fall.
The bubble will burst for a slew of skeins, likely including first-year comedies fronted by Michael J. Fox, Sean Hayes and...
| May 29, 2014
| 12:11 PM
Fox Entertainment Chairman Kevin Reilly on Thursday announced his resignation after seven years leading the network, calling his tenure a "satisfying blast."
Reilly said he would step down at the end of June.
"While difficult decisions have to be made...