Cable Stretches Lead
- Ricki Lake Plots Talk-Show Comeback. // Broadcasting & Cable;10/10/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 41, p7
Focuses on the plans of U.S. actress Ricki Lake create a new television talk show. Efforts of the ICM network to look for studios interested in broadcasting the show; Audience that will be catered by the show; Effect of Lake's ownership interest in the show on the deal-making process.
- BBC1 audience share falls below 30% for the first time. // Campaign (UK);01/15/99, Issue 2, p2
Reports on a decline in the audience share of British television channel BBC1 in 1998. Decline in the combined BBC1 and BBC2 viewing share; Increase in the audience share of Channel 5 and cable and satellite channels.
- Ratings. // CableFAX Daily;1/25/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 16, p2
Reports on the viewership ratings of several cable television networks in the U.S. as of January 2006. Disney Channel; TNT; CMT.
- Beta:. // CableFAX Daily;8/3/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 149, p2
The article presents the results of a study on emerging/digital networks that U.S. cable subscribers are most interested in viewing conducted by Beta. Fox Movie Channel topped the list of networks that subscribers are most interested in. It is followed by Hallmark Movie Channel, Science Channel...
- Next-Generation Net. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;2/9/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p18
The article focuses on the plans of the Black Broadcasting Network to attract viewers. The multiplatform network aims to appeal to 18-to-34-year-old urban viewers with more movies, as well as the launch of their Web site, "www.blackbroadcasting.com," and the network's venture to multimedia...
- Television news you can use. Gardam, Tim // New Statesman;11/14/97, Vol. 126 Issue 4360, p16
Discusses how the British cable television station Channel 5 broke the mold in broadcasting news by listening to its audience. Viewership status of other news channels in Great Britain; Research conducted by Channel 5 to determine the interests of its viewers; Airing of slices of `need to know'...
- Everyone's down, but it's not all bad. Hibberd, James // Hollywood Reporter;10/23/2008, Vol. 407 Issue 4, p28
The article analyses the performances of six broadcast networks in the U.S. It is stated that all major cable television networks are suffering year-over-year declines. CBS Television Network has a 11.2 million viewers, which is a decline of 6% from the previous year. ABC Television Network...
- Foxtel shines on Aus TV landscape. Murdoch, Blake // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;11/22/2005, Vol. 391 Issue 48, p8
The article reports that there are more than 100 channels on offer to Australian consumers, much of the country is cabled up, and 100% of pay TV subscribers will have migrated from analog to digital by March 2007. That growth has largely been driven by pay TV, which, despite a rocky start due to...
- Dramatic Summer Gains. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;9/3/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 35, p2
The article focuses on the impact of scripted series on cable television networks in summer season. The season serves as a dramatic one for cable as a deluge of scripted dramas helped to drive its primetime viewership. Ad-supported cable has defeated the broadcast networks in primetime household...