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    [friday, october 19, 2018]    
3:01 AM NETFLIX ask the doctor: complete first season
[series premiere]
  NETFLIX best worst weekend ever: complete first season
[series premiere]
  NETFLIX distrito salvaje: complete first season
[series premiere]
  NETFLIX haunted: complete first season
[series premiere]
  NETFLIX hip hop evolution: complete second season
[2nd season premiere]
  NETFLIX larva island: complete first season
[series premiere]
  AMAZON lore: complete second season
[2nd season premiere]
  NETFLIX making a murderer: complete second season
[2nd season premiere]
  NETFLIX marvel's daredevil: complete third season
[3rd season premiere]
  NETFLIX netflix documentary film special: derren brown: sacrifice
[special presentation]
  NETFLIX netflix feature film special: gnome alone
[special presentation]
  NETFLIX netflix feature film special: illang: the wolf brigade
[special presentation]
  NETFLIX netflix feature film special: the night comes for us
[special presentation]
  NETFLIX netflix special: accidentally in love
[special presentation]
  AMAZON romanoffs, the: house of special purpose (#103)
  DC titans: hawk and dove (#102)
  AMAZON tumble leaf: halloween special (#407)
[special presentation]
  NETFLIX wanderlust: complete first season
[series premiere]
8:00 AM OVATION fake or fortune: episode 1 (#201)
[2nd season premiere]
8:30 AM NICK peppa pig: pumpkin party/pumpkin competition/castle/gerald giraffe/night animals (#146)
10:00 AM DISNEY mickey and the roadster racers: daisy's photo finish!; super-charged: daisy's grande goal
10:30 AM DISNEY puppy dog pals: keia's new doghouse; the fang fairy
11:00 AM DISNEY fancy nancy: grow up, jojo! / nancy's supreme night out (#113)
3:00 PM NICK JR zoofari: halloween costume party/pre-school of fish (#115)
5:45 PM CARTOON unikitty!: scary tales (#136)
6:00 PM CARTOON teen titans go!: monster squad!
7:00 PM NICK lip sync battle shorties: havana block party, mardi gras celebration, basketball court get down (#208)
[2nd season premiere]
  CARTOON we bare bears: charlie's halloween thing 2 (#114)
  NICKTOONS welcome to the wayne: tba (#114)
7:30 PM NICK double dare: double scare (#140)
[new time slot]
8:00 PM CARTOON amazing world of gumball, the: the ghouls (#221)
  NBC blindspot: my art project (#402)
  OXYGEN dateline nbc: secrets uncovered - the inside man (#SU415)
  The CW dynasty: ship of vipers (#202)
  ABC fresh off the boat: workin' the 'ween (#504)
  FOX last man standing: bride of prankenstein (LMS-707)
  LMN left for dead
[original telefilm]
  A&E live pd: roll call - 10.19.18
  CBS macgyver: guts + fuel + hope (#MAC304)
  DISNEY raven's home: switch-or-treat (#220)
  MTV ridiculousness: rob's parents ii (#2142)
  NAT GEO WILD snake city: hot mambas
  ANIMAL PLANET treehouse masters: climb-in drive-in (#1010)
  PBS washington week: episode 5816 (#5816)
8:06 PM A&E live pd: rewind #155
8:30 PM FOX cool kids, the: sid comes out (CK-105)
  DISNEY coop & cami ask the world: would you wrather have a hippo? (#102)
  PBS pbs special: autumnwatch new england (#103)
  MTV ridiculousness: chanel and sterling lxxiii (#2143)
  ABC speechless: i-n-- into the w-o-- woods (#303)
8:39 PM FS1 mlb special: nlcs gm 6 - dodgers @ brewers
9:00 PM ABC child support: episode 201 (#201)
  EPIX contender, the: rhythm is everything (#509)
  The CW crazy ex-girlfriend: i am ashamed (#402)
  NBC dateline nbc: fr2804 (#120)
  ID deadly women: the blame game (#1206)
  FOOD diners, drive-ins & dives: pretzels, pork and pimento cheese (#2903)
  BRAVO get a room with carson & thom: the ghost and the grotto (#101)
[series premiere]
  DISCOVERY gold rush: smoked out (#902)
  CBS hawaii five-0: a'ohe kio pohaku nalo i ke alo pali (on the slope of the cliff, not one jutting rock is hidden from sight) (#HF905)
  FOX hell's kitchen: hell freezes over (HK-1804)
  A&E live pd: live pd - 10.19.18 (#309)
  WE marriage boot camp: lovers & liars: night terrors (#1307)
  HGTV my lottery dream home: the long island dream (#505)
  OWN paynes, the: payneful business (#132)
  NAT GEO WILD snake city: hiss in the night (#506)
  DIY texas flip n move: the snows' historic renovation and writer's retreat (#SP06)
[one-hour special presentation]
  ANIMAL PLANET treehouse masters: ultimate treehouses vi
  SYFY z nation: escape from altura (#503)
9:30 PM PBS shakespeare uncovered: measure for measure with romola garai (#303)
10:00 PM CBS blue bloods: blackout (#BB904)
  COOKING extreme cake makers: eat cake, drink and be scary! (#219)
[2nd season fall premiere]
  NAT GEO WILD fish my city with mike iaconelli: the ragin' cajun (#102)
  DISCOVERY gold rush: the rise of rick ness
  TRAVEL haunted live: 10-19-18 (#106)
  HGTV house hunters: country boy vs. city girl (#15311)
  WE love after lockup: our story: johnna & garrett (#151)
[one-hour special presentation]
  HBO real time with bill maher: anniversary special
[one-hour special presentation]
  SHOWTIME showtime special: finesse mitchell: the spirit told me to tell you
[one-hour special presentation]
  SYFY van helsing: i awake (#303)
10:01 PM ABC 20/20: tba
10:30 PM HGTV house hunters international: dog priorities in antwerp (#13104)
  PBS shakespeare uncovered: julius caesar with brian cox (#304)
11:00 PM COMEDY comedy central stand-up presents: tim dillon / sarah tiana (#707/708)
  TBS eleague: esports 101: league of legends
  BBCA graham norton show, the: whoopi goldberg, jamie dornan, rosamund pike, harry connick jr., and bts (#2403)
  ID in plain sight: death in marriage (#111)
  HBO pod save america: austin (#02/102)
  EPIX unprotected sets: daniel webb (#103)
11:30 PM ID in plain sight: star-crossed killer (#112)

[status] [# of series]
· canceled/ended (2017-2018 season) 140 series
· on hiatus or fate to be determined 1566 series
· currently airing (fall 2018) 402 series
· new this fall (yet to premiere) 78 series
· returning this fall (yet to premiere) 71 series
· new this winter (yet to premiere) 15 series
· returning this winter (yet to premiere) 25 series
· new in 2018/2019 (date TBA) 110 series
· returning in 2018/2019 (date TBA) 320 series
· canceled/ended (2016-2017 season) 389 series

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Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: "Empire" Rises as FOX Tops Demos
The network's flagship drama is the only series up week-to-week among adults 18-49.

[10/18/18 - 12:03 PM]
"We Are Not Done Yet," Following U.S. Veterans Striving to Combat Military Trauma, Debuts Nov. 8 in Conjunction with Veterans Day, Exclusively on HBO
The film profiles a group of veterans and active-duty service members as they come together to combat past and current traumas through the written word, sharing their experiences in a USO writing workshop at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.

[10/18/18 - 11:40 AM]
Bravo's "Top Chef" Races to Kentucky for Season 16 Beginning Thursday, December 6 at 9PM ET/PT
This season, 15 new talented chefs from cities big and small across the U.S. will compete for the sought-after title amid the unique culinary scenes in Louisville, Lexington and Lake Cumberland, before heading abroad for an epic finale showdown in Macau, China.

[10/18/18 - 11:00 AM]
Bette Midler Joins Freeform's "Hocus Pocus 25th Anniversary Halloween Bash"
The two-hour special, filmed at the iconic Hollywood Forever Cemetery to celebrate the movie's status as a Halloween staple, will premiere on Saturday, October 20.

[10/18/18 - 10:31 AM]
NBC Orders Three Additional Episodes of Its Monday Night Hit "Manifest," TV's #1 New Series
"Manifest" will now have a full-season order of 16 episodes.

[10/18/18 - 10:30 AM]
IFC's "Brockmire" Steps Up to Bat with Fresh Roster of Season 3 Guest Stars
J.K. Simmons, Bob Costas, Martha Plimpton and Richard Kind are among those on tap.

[10/18/18 - 10:24 AM]
Smithsonian Channel(TM) Expands One of the Most Ambitious Colorization Projects in Television History with Hit Series "America in Color"
The series returns for its second season on Sunday, November 18 at 8:00/7:00c.

[10/18/18 - 09:32 AM]
Video: Trailer Debut - Netflix's "The Degenerates" Original Comedy Special Series
The series consists of six 30-minute episodes full of no-holds-barred comedy for mature audiences from the likes of rising comics Big Jay Oakerson, Joey Diaz, Liza Treyger, Yamaneika Saunders, Christina P., and Brad Williams.

[10/18/18 - 09:01 AM]
It's a Double Dose of Spice When "The Great American Baking Show: Holiday Edition" Premieres on ABC, Thursday, Dec. 6
Joining as host this season, Spice Girl and television personality Emma Bunton, alongside returning host Anthony "Spice" Adams, will present bakers with weekly challenges as they turn up the heat in the kitchen creating sweet and savory holiday fare.

[10/18/18 - 09:00 AM]
"The Great Christmas Light Fight" Is Back for Its Sixth Season, Celebrating the Most Wonderful Time of the Year, Starting Monday, Nov. 26, on ABC
ABC also announced the pickup of Season 7 to air in 2019.

[10/18/18 - 08:13 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: "Empire" Rises as FOX Tops Demos
The network's flagship drama is the only series up week-to-week among adults 18-49.

[10/18/18 - 08:00 AM]
"The 73rd Annual Tony Awards(R)" to Be Broadcast Live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City, Sunday, June 9, 2019 on CBS
The nominations will be announced on Tuesday, April 30, 2019.

[10/18/18 - 08:00 AM]
Season Three of "Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath" Premieres Tuesday, November 27 at 9PM ET/PT
In addition, A&E will premiere the new two-hour special, "Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath: The Jehovah's Witnesses," on Tuesday, November 13.

[10/18/18 - 07:04 AM]
Video: We'll Start You Off with a Sample - "Narcos: Mexico" Trailer Debut
"Narcos: Mexico" will explore the origins of the modern drug war by going back to its roots, beginning at a time when the Mexican trafficking world was a loose and disorganized confederation of independent growers and dealers.

[10/18/18 - 07:01 AM]
Emmy Award-Winning Actress Rachel Brosnahan Will Narrate Bloomberg Philanthropies' New Climate Change Documentary "Paris to Pittsburgh"
The film will premiere on National Geographic, Wednesday, December 12 at 9:00/8:00c.

[10/17/18 - 11:42 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, October 17
Updates include: ABC locks in "NYPD Blue" sequel series; HBO pulls the plug on "Animals."; and Toby Haynes to helm Amazon's "Utopia."