Topic: The Mentalist

CBS Upfront: Sales Pitch or Victory Lap? Les is more as Moonves screens new drama series

CBS on Wednesday kicked off its 2012-13 upfront presentation with what amounted to a victory lap, as executives went to novel (and sometimes gonzo) efforts to celebrate the network’s ratings…

May 16, 2012, 8:39 PM EDT

No Major Surprises as CBS Unveils Fall Lineup Network plots four new series, shifts ‘Two and a Half Men’ to Thursdays

As befits its status as the most-watched television network on the dial, CBS is also the most stable. While its rivals scramble to fill holes and put out fires, CBS…

May 16, 2012, 1:40 PM EDT

CBS: If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It Network renews 18 series for 2012-13 season

CBS viewers can expect to see a lot of familiar faces next fall, as the network has locked up all but four hours of its 2012-13 prime-time schedule. The broadcaster announced…

March 14, 2012, 6:10 PM EDT

The Programming Insider: Friday 4/15/11 Viewers not mad about Paul Reiser

Prime-Time Metered Market Thursday Ratings: Fox Wins; DOA Paul Reiser Show on NBC. Thursday 4/14/11: Household Rating/Share Fox: 11.0/18, CBS: 5.7/ 9, NBC: 3.4/ 6, ABC: 3.0/ 5, CW: 1.8/…

April 15, 2011, 12:01 PM EDT