R.I.P. Bernd Eichinger

By | Tuesday January 25, 2011 @ 12:44pm PST

The German producer and screenwriter died in L.A. on Monday at 61. Eichinger headed up Constantin Film and produced, among other titles, the Resident Evil franchise, Fantastic Four, Downfall, The Baader Meinhof Complex and Perfume: The Story of a Murderer, which he also wrote. He was 61. His wife Katja is a … Read More »

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RATINGS RAT RACE: Declines All Around

Nellie Andreeva

It was a down night for the broadcast networks last night, with all originals posting week-to-week declines and none cracking the 3 rating among adults 18-49. Fox’s two-hour Hell’s Kitchen (2.9/9 from 8-10PM, down 9%), NBC’s two-hour America’s Got Talent (2.9/9 from 9-11PM, down 12% tying its lowest-rated telecast this … Read More »

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RATINGS RAT RACE: Fox Wins With 2010 MLB All-Star Game

Nellie Andreeva

Fox is expected to easily top the ratings for last night with its broadcast of the MLB All-Star Game, which is down from last year. In overnight household ratings, the drop was 12%. Time-zone adjusted fast nationals will be released later this morning. The regular fast nationals, which could serve … Read More »

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RATINGS RAT RACE: Good News For Fox, Mixed Bag For NBC, Bad News For ABC

Nellie Andreeva

NBC’s America’s Got Talent and ABC’s Wipeout were the main attractions in primetime last night. America’s Got Talent (3.3 rating/10 share, 11.4 million viewers overall) was the top-rated program of the night, up 10% from last week. However, its lead-in, Losing it With Jillian (1.4/4) hit a series low, down … Read More »

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