Ratings: Motive Drops as NBC's O.J. Special Tops Night; The 100 Finale Dips
A Dateline NBC special marking the 20th anniversary of the O.J. Simpson Bronco chase led Wednesday night in both total viewers (with 6.2 million) and in the demo (scoring a 1.4 rating).
Airing opposite the second hour of that, ABC’s Motive (3.9 mil/0.7) dropped 28 and 36 percent. READ MORE
NBC Cancels Revolution and 4 Others
NBC says they don’t want a Revolution, and as such has cancelled the post-apocalyptic drama after two seasons, TVLine has confirmed.
Additionally, the plug has been pulled on …READ MORE
Ratings: Sochi Winter Olympics Close Below Vancouver, Trip Up Amazing Race Premiere
NBC’s coverage of the Sochi Winter Olympics‘ closing ceremony on Sunday night averaged about 15.3 million total viewers and a 3.3 demo rating, down 29 and 40 percent from the Vancouver 2010 games’ farewell fete. READ MORE
Growing Up Fisher: Are You Barking For More?
In the new NBC comedy, Growing Up Fisher, which bowed Sunday night (10:38/9:38c), J.K. Simmons (The Closer, Oz) plays a blind lawyer named Mel who must navigate his career and family after getting a divorce… all with the help of his young son and guide dog. But did the show leave you wanting more or should it be put in the dog house? READ MORE & VOTE
Fresh NBC Trailers: About a Boy, Growing Up Fisher, J.J. Abrams' Believe and Crisis
As part of its Television Critics Association winter press tour presentation on Sunday, NBC released new trailers for four of its midseason debuts: Parenthood producer Jason Katims’ adaptation of About a Boy, the JK Simmons/Jenna Elfman comedy Growing Up Fisher, the Alfonso Cuaron-directed and J.J. Abrams-produced Believe and the political-themed thriller Crisis. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEOS
About a Boy, Growing Up Fisher: Check Out Exclusive Key Art for NBC's Midseason Comedies
Somehow, a “future’s so bright, gotta wear shades” reference seems appropriate in conjunction with the promotional campaign for NBC’s new comedy About a Boy — but don’t take our word for it.
Indeed, we’ve got your exclusive first look at key art for Jason Katims’ small-screen adaptation of the popular Nick Hornby novel (and subsequent 2002 Hugh Grant film) as well as the Peacock net’s Growing Up Fisher. READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS
NBC Announces Midseason Premiere Dates, About a Boy and Believe Nab Voice Lead-In
NBC is singing About a Boy‘s tune: The network has scheduled the Minnie Driver-starring comedy in the plum, post-Voice 9 pm slot on Tuesdays. READ MORE
Exclusive: Jenna Elfman Officially Replaces Parker Posey in NBC's Growing Up Fisher
It’s official: Former 1600 Penn FLOTUS Jenna Elfman is returning to NBC next season as the female lead in Growing Up Fisher (fka The Family Guide).
TVLine has learned exclusively that the Peacock net has closed a deal with Elfman to replace the recently-exiled Parker Posey in the single-camera comedy, which is set to debut at midseason. READ MORE