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 Royal baby coverage bumps Siberia and Body of Proof

Coverage of the royal baby’s birth means that “Siberia” and a “Body of Proof” rerun have been preempted on NBC and ABC, respectively. Monday night programming will instead focus on news specials about the son of William and Kate.

“A Little Prince” is the “Dateline” special NBC plans to air on Monday (July 22) in celebration of the much-anticipated birth of the heir to

boston bombing manhunt TV ratings: NBCs coverage of manhunt for Dzhokar Tsarnaev leads the way FridayFast National ratings for Friday, April 19, 2013

Due to live coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect standoff and subsequent arrest during Eastern and Central primetime hours, there are no numbers for individual timeslots or programs on Friday evening.

Via TV Media Insights there are numbers for each individual network. NBC led the way in news coverage, averaging nearly 9 million viewers. ABC was second… Continue reading TV ratings: NBC's coverage of manhunt for Dzhokar Tsarnaev leads the way Friday

cnn margaret thatcher jimmy savile CNNs Margaret Thatcher flub: Should alleged pedophile Jimmy Savile have been left out of her death coverage?CNN made an odd choice during its coverage of Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher‘s death on Monday. During the broadcast, the network repeatedly showed a photo of Thatcher alongside Jimmy Savile, a BBC personality believed to be one of Britain’s most prolific sex offenders.

The above photo shows Thatcher and Savile at a 1980 charity event. During a five-minute “Starting Point” segment about Thatcher’s death and… Continue reading CNN's Margaret Thatcher flub: Should alleged pedophile Jimmy Savile have been left out of her death coverage?

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truth or die still Best of the Week: Horror to Get You Ready for Halloween, Cloud Atlas Coverage, and More

New on DVD/Blu-ray: ‘Magic Mike’ Charms, ‘Blade Runner’ Returns, ‘I, Robot’ Goes 3D, and More by Peter Hall

The Most Influential Horror Filmmakers: James Whale by John Gholson

The Best Horror Movies to Rent On Demand This Halloween Season by Peter Hall

5 Ways to Make a Great ‘Mass Effect’ Movie by Jacob S. Hall

Watch: The Schmoes Review ‘Cloud Atlas’ by Kristian Harloff and Mark Ellis

‘Cloud Atlas’… Continue reading Best of the Week: Horror to Get You Ready for Halloween, 'Cloud Atlas' Coverage, and More

ill have another preakness stakes 2012 Preakness Stakes 2012 TV coverage schedule: Ill Have Another defends Kentucky Derby on NBCSports fans will be tuning in to the 137th running of the Preakness Stakes live from Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland Saturday, May 19 to see if I’ll Have Another, the upset winner of the Kentucky Derby, can defend his title in the second leg of the prestigious Triple Crown of racing.

Coverage begins at 4:30 p.m. ET/1:30 p.m. PT on NBC, with the actual… Continue reading Preakness Stakes 2012 TV coverage schedule: I'll Have Another defends Kentucky Derby on NBC