Archive for the ‘Cable TV’ Category

August 8th, 2010 at 8:52 am

HBO's 'Boardwalk Empire' Pilot Cost $18 Million

The pilot for Boardwalk Empire is said to have run $18 million, though the average cost for the first 12 episodes wound


August 7th, 2010 at 9:30 am

A Deeper Look at Ratings for ‘The Real Housewives of D.C. Premiere Than Most Sane People Would Bother With

With different outlets having different takes on the ratings for The Real Housewives of D.C. premiere, it was time to take a


August 6th, 2010 at 3:06 pm

USA’s ‘Royal Pains‘ & ‘Burn Notice‘ Rise

USA had another good night with its scripted fare.


August 6th, 2010 at 2:46 pm

Jersey Shore’s‘ Ratings Fall, Still Tops Broadcast With Adults 18-49

After its second season premiered last week to 5.3 million and a 2.6 rating with adults 18-49, MTV's Jersey Shore dropped a


August 5th, 2010 at 3:37 pm

Rosie O'Donnell Makes Her Return to Daytime Television Exclusively on OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network

...ensuring that O'Donnell will not be replacing Oprah in syndication.


August 4th, 2010 at 8:08 pm

Breaking Bad‘ Won’t Return Until July 2011; Ineligible for Next Year’s Emmys

Breaking Bad won't return until July 2011.


August 4th, 2010 at 1:23 pm

Time Warner’s Bewkes Says Ad Rates for Conan O’Brien’s Show Have Achieved Price Parity w/Broadcast

Bewkes claimed that with the O'Brien show, Turner has achieved pricing parity with the broadcast networks for that time slot.


August 3rd, 2010 at 1:49 pm

Will 'Law & Order: Criminal Intent' Be Renewed for One Final Mini-Season Without Jeff Goldblum? reports that USA is zeroing on a decision on whether to renew Law & Order: Criminal Intent for one last season. 

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