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Paul J. Gough

CBS' Moonves Responds to NBC's Leno Move

After a gloomy assessment by rival CEO Jeff Zucker and NBC's plan to give five hours of prime time to Jay Leno, CBS Corp. CEO Leslie Moonves said that…

Firms Work to Offset Local TV Stations Woes

If you're a publicly-traded owner of local TV stations and meeting investors at a major media conference in New York City, then what do you do? You accentuate the positive.That's…

NBC Might Scale Back Hours, Says Chief Zucker

NBC is looking at "all options" to revamp its broadcast model, including possibly cutting the number of prime-time hours or even nights per week, NBC Universal chief Jeff Zucker said…

CW to Spin Off 'Gossip Girl'?

The CW confirmed Thursday that it's looking at ways to spin off its hit Gossip Girl for next season.CW entertainment president Dawn Ostroff told The Hollywood Reporter that the network…

NBC's David Gregory a Go for Meet the Press?

NBC News denied Monday night that it was close to naming chief White House correspondent David Gregory as Meet the Press moderator.The Huffington Post reported that Gregory would get the…

Broadcast Nets Striking Out With Pilot-Free Series

Partly by choice and partly by necessity because the WGA strike cut short the pilot season, this year was supposed to be the dawn of a new era for series…

Does New Media Hurt or Help TV?

NEW YORK A conference here Tuesday on the future of television turned up differing opinions about whether new-media options were hurting or helping TV ratings.Several members of TV-heavy traditional media…

Does New Media Help or Hinder TV?

A conference here Tuesday on the future of television turned up differing opinions about whether new-media options were hurting or helping TV ratings.Several members of TV-heavy traditional media companies, including…

Daytime Emmys Could Shift to Cable

The Daytime Emmys could become a lot less soap-centric next year as organizers -- faced with the prospect of ABC and CBS shunning the low-rated telecast -- entertain new ideas…

McCain Appearance Boosts 'Leno'

Sen. John McCain's first public appearance since Election Day gave The Tonight Show With Jay Leno the vote of late-night viewers Tuesday night.Tonight was the highest-rated late-night program of the…

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