Showtime's competitive juices aren't limited to the arena of scripted entertainment. Now the pay cable network is challenging HBO's Real Sports franchise by turning to masters of long-form narrative with the launch of 60 Minutes Sports (10/9c). Among the segments in Wednesday's premiere: a closer-up profile by Bob Simon of FC Barcelona soccer star Lionel Messi, whose prowess at 25 was demonstrated in last Sunday's 60 Minutes piece on the Barcelona team.
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Getting a big boost from football, the Survivor: Philippines finale improved on last season's closer on Sunday, while few attended Ashley and JP's Bachelorette wedding.
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CBS has announced the midseason premiere dates for returning comedy Rules of Engagement as well as freshman drama Golden Boy.
Golden Boy, which stars Theo James as a gifted cop who rises through the ranks to become the youngest police commissioner in New York City, will air a special preview on Tuesday, Feb. 26 at 10/9c following the NCIS and NCIS: Los Angeles.
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Anderson Cooper went temporarily blind last week while on assignment in Portugal, the CNN host explained on his daytime talk show Tuesday.
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ABC's Sundays shows closed out their fall runs on a good note.
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Once Upon a Time held steady with 9.1 million viewers and a 3.1 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic ...
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It wasn't a very happy 40th for the American Music Awards.
The three-hour ceremony hit an all-time low Sunday, nabbing 9.5 million viewers and a 3.4 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic, down 21 percent from last year.
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Once Upon a Time continued to grow for the third straight week, scoring its best numbers since its season premiere.
The ABC drama was the only show to climb Sunday, rising to 10.1 million viewers and a 3.5. Lead-outs Revenge (7.7 million, 2.6) was down a tenth and 666 Park Avenue (4.1 million, 1.4) plummeted to a series low.
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NBC topped the night with Sunday Night Football (18.6 million, 7.3).
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ABC saw an across-the-board improvement Sunday, led by Once Upon a Time.
The drama, which introduced Captain Hook Sunday, nabbed 9.7 million viewers and a 3.3 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic, up three-tenths from last week. Revenge (8.6 million, 2.8) followed with an 8 percent climb and 666 Park Avenue showed the biggest improvement ...
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ABC's supernatural drama 666 Park Avenue drew 5.1 million viewers and a 1.7 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic Sunday, shedding two million viewers and five-tenths from its soft premiere last week. ABC had a down night overall, as Once Upon a Time (11 million, 3.3) and Revenge (8.3 million, 2.6) also dipped several tenths.
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NBC won the night with Sunday Night Football (16 million, 6.2).
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In his new book, Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story, Arnold Schwarzenegger opens up about two affairs he had during his marriage to Maria Shriver.
In an interview with 60 Minutes to promote the book, Schwarzenegger calls his infidelity "the stupidest thing I've done in the whole relationship."
"It was terrible," the former governor of California admits. "I inflicted tremendous pain on Maria and unbelievable pain on the kids."