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    [sunday, march 07, 2021]    
12:00 AM SYFY devil may care: the sisters (#105)
3:01 AM DISCOVERY+ 90 day: the single life: tba (#105/106)
  DISCOVERY+ crikey! it's the irwins: tba (#306)
  NETFLIX devil punisher, the: episode 19 (#119)
  DISCOVERY+ discovery+ special: in pursuit: the missing
[special presentation]
  DISCOVERY+ evil lives here: he pretends to be human (#904)
  NETFLIX love (ft. marriage and divorce): episode 14 (#114)
  DISCOVERY+ mountain monsters: by the fire: tba (#105)
  ESPN+ peyton's places: tba (#215)
[2nd season finale]
  DISCOVERY+ talking evil: i didn't mean to (#104)
  NETFLIX vincenzo: episode 6 (#106)
6:30 AM CARTOON bakugan: battle planet: the ab bakugan battle league! part 1; the ab bakugan battle league! part 2
10:00 AM NICK JR abby hatcher: tba (#226)
11:00 AM FOOD girl meets farm: midwest delicatesse (#704)
12:00 PM FOOD delicious miss brown: there's nothing like home cooking (#410)
  NBC nhl special: buffalo at n.y. islanders
  FYI platinum eye: elegant tales, exotic marrakech (#105)
12:30 PM FYI platinum eye: paris chic & harper's bazaar celebrates (#106)
2:30 PM NBCSN nhl special: tampa bay at chicago
5:00 PM NBCSN nhl special: new jersey at washington
6:00 PM HBO axios: episode 39 (#39/406)
[4th season spring finale]
  OXYGEN snapped: latoya woodard (#2824)
7:00 PM CBS 60 minutes: tba
  ABC america's funniest home videos: episode 3114 (#3114)
  FOX cherries wild: bobby and mike (CHW-103)
  The CW cw special, the: the 26th annual critics choice awards
[three-hour special presentation]
  UPtv my birthday romance
[original telefilm]
7:30 PM FOX bless the harts: the dogchurian candidate (BHR-209)
  NBCSN nhl special: n.y. rangers at pittsburgh
8:00 PM TLC 90 day fiancé: forgive but never forget (#813)
  SMITH air warriors: hawker hurricane (#803)
  STARZ american gods: the rapture of burning (#308)
  ABC american idol: 404 (auditions) (#404)
  CBS cbs special: oprah with meghan and harry: a cbs primetime special
[two-hour special presentation]
  LIFETIME desperate widows
[original telefilm]
  HGTV home town: woodland wonderland (#503)
  COURT TV judgment with ashleigh banfield: tba
  DISCOVERY naked & afraid: no rain, no gain (#1201-120)
[12th season premiere]
  BRAVO real housewives of atlanta, the: front page news (#1312)
  FOX simpsons, the: yokel hero (SI-3207)
  FOOD tournament of champions: west wild card play-in (#2R3R01-120)
[two-hour 2nd season premiere]
  SHOWTIME vice: talibanistan & armed and black (#801)
[8th season premiere]
8:30 PM FOX great north, the: curl interrupted adventure (GRN-105)
9:00 PM SMITH aerial greece: the great archipelago (#101)
[series premiere]
  HBO allen v. farrow: episode 3 (#03/103)
  SCIENCE ancient unexplained files: tba (#104)
  DIY barnwood builders: carving out a life (#1101)
  FOX bob's burgers: an incon-wheelie-ent truth (BOB-1011)
  NAT GEO WILD dr. k's exotic animal er: sick as a prairie dog (#908)
  NBC ellen's game of games: all i do is twin (#413)
[new time slot]
  HISTORY food that built america, the: cola wars (#205)
  HLN lies, crimes & video: secrets in room 120 (#205)
  ANIMAL PLANET lone star law: bracing for impact (#909)
  BRAVO married to medicine: breaking out of the bubble (#801)
[8th season premiere]
  STARZ men in kilts: a roadtrip with sam and graham: witchcraft and superstition (#104)
  EPIX pennyworth: the bleeding heart (#205)
[2nd season spring premiere]
  BYUtv relative race: episode 3 (#703)
  HGTV rock the block: sneak peek: rock the kitchens (#2R3R01)
[special presentation]
  SHOWTIME shameless: two at a biker bar, one in the lake (#1107)
  CNN stanley tucci: searching for italy: milan (#104)
  AMC walking dead, the: find me (#1018)
  HALLMARK when calls the heart: from the ashes (#8003)
  NGC wicked tuna: bank on it (#1003)
9:30 PM FOX family guy: peterminator (FG-1812)
9:32 PM STARZ luminaries, the: the other half (#104)
10:00 PM NBC good girls: one night in bangkok (#401)
[4th season premiere]
  FOOD great food truck race, the: tba
[13th season premiere]
  SMITH inside the food factory: snacks (#103)
  HLN lies, crimes & video: shark river mystery (#206)
[2nd season finale]
  CNN lincoln: divided we stand: a proclamation (#104)
  HISTORY modern marvels: food: ice cream (#1803)
  SCIENCE secrets of the viking stone: tba (#109)
  TLC sister wives: the basement wife (#1104)
  SHOWTIME supervillain: the making of tekashi 6ix9ine: truth (#103)
[1st season finale]
  BRAVO watch what happens live with andy cohen: tba (#18045)
  ABC who wants to be a millionaire: in the hot seat: thomas middleditch and registered nurse desha√© alcorn (#214)
[12th season spring premiere]
  COOKING yum and yummer: flavor mashups (#308)
10:03 PM AMC talking dead: find me (#923)
  NAT GEO WILD wild life of dr. ole, the: sloth spa day (#107)
10:13 PM NGC wicked tuna: seasons best
10:30 PM BRAVO bravo's chat room: episode 33 (#133)
11:00 PM SHOWTIME desus & mero: tba (#311)
  HBO last week tonight with john oliver: episode 213 (#213/804)

[status] [# of series]
· canceled/ended (2020-2021 season) 121 series
· on hiatus or fate to be determined 1890 series
· currently airing (spring 2021) 423 series
· new this spring (yet to premiere) 119 series
· returning this spring (yet to premiere) 122 series
· new this summer (yet to premiere) 16 series
· returning this summer (yet to premiere) 22 series
· new this fall (yet to premiere) 1 series
· returning this fall (yet to premiere) 7 series
· new in 2021/2022 (date TBA) 251 series
· returning in 2021/2022 (date TBA) 376 series
· canceled/ended (2019-2020 season) 272 series

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Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, "American Idol" Lead Demo Race
Among total viewers: CBS, "60 Minutes" top the night.

[03/05/21 - 02:00 PM]
discovery+ True Crime Highlights - Weeks of March 15 and March 22
Highlights include the new specials "Who Killed My Son?" and "The Beatrice Six: Keith Morrison Investigates."

[03/05/21 - 12:15 PM]
Sci-Fi Adventure "Elliott from Earth" Makes Its Landing Monday, March 29 on Cartoon Network
The series will premiere Monday, March 29 with a two-week premiere event on Cartoon Network.

[03/05/21 - 11:00 AM]
IMDb TV Sets April 2 Premiere for "Moment of Truth," The Never-Before-Seen Story Behind the Tragic Murder of James Jordan
The series tells the never-before-seen story behind the murder of beloved husband and father, James Jordan, as well as the history of social injustice in Robeson County, North Carolina, where two teenagers, Larry Demery and Daniel Green, were charged and convicted of the crime.

[03/05/21 - 10:17 AM]
"Supergirl" Returns to The CW Schedule This Spring, Kicking Off Its Final Season Starting Tuesday, March 30
The recently renewed freshman hit "Superman & Lois" will go on a brief hiatus from The CW schedule due to a COVID-related production interruption earlier this season.

[03/05/21 - 10:00 AM]
Amazon Studios, Amblin Television, Film 45 and Tripod Media Take Off for Mars Exploration Documentary "Good Night Oppy"
With the support of NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Industrial Light & Magic, the film tells the inspirational true story of Opportunity, a Mars Exploration Rover, and the bond forged between the robot and the humans that created her.

[03/05/21 - 09:43 AM]
Cliff Crooks Puts Struggling Chefs Through Their Paces in Food Network's New Series "Chef Boot Camp"
Look for the series to premiere on Thursday, April 8 at 10:00/9:00c.

[03/05/21 - 09:37 AM]
VH1's Black Ink Crew Franchise Expands with New Specials Featuring the Casts of New York, Chicago and Compton
Look for "Black Ink Crew: Secrets Unlocked" on Monday, March 15 and 22; followed by "Black Ink Crew: Confessions" on Monday, March 29.

[03/05/21 - 09:25 AM]
Video: YouTube Originals Kids & Family Debuts Official Trailer for "Super Sema" Voiced by Academy Award-Winning Actress and Author Lupita Nyong'o
Episodes 1 through 8 of this free-to-stream series are available Monday, March 8.

[03/05/21 - 09:00 AM]
HBO Max Brings Beloved Children's Book "The Runaway Bunny" to Life with the Talents of Tracee Ellis Ross, Kelly Rowland, Rosanne Cash, Rufus Wainwright, Ziggy Marley and Mariah Carey
Tracee Ellis Ross, Kelly Rowland, Rosanne Cash, Rufus Wainwright, Ziggy Marley and Mariah Carey are among the featured talent.

[03/05/21 - 09:00 AM]
Apple TV+ Renews "Dear..." for Second Season with New Installments Spotlighting Viola Davis, Selena Gomez, Jane Fonda, Ava DuVernay, Billy Porter, Sandra Oh and More
Set to debut globally on Apple TV+ later this year, the second season will debut 10 new installments, with each episode spotlighting and profiling internationally recognized leaders.

[03/05/21 - 08:18 AM]
Lifetime Inspires and Entertains This April with Five New Movie Premieres, Beginning Easter Weekend
Newly announced movies include "Color of Love" and "Beware of the Midwife."

[03/05/21 - 06:31 AM]
Video: Meet the Experts Joining "America's Most Wanted," Premiering Monday, March 15 on FOX
Paul Holes and Yodit Tewolde will join the previously announced host Elizabeth Vargas.

[03/05/21 - 06:04 AM]
FX's "Pose" Sets Premiere for Third and Final Season
"We got to tell the exact story we wanted, as we wanted to tell it, and I'm incredibly honored and grateful," said Ryan Murphy.

[03/05/21 - 05:01 AM]
Video: "Formula 1: Drive to Survive" (Season 3) - Official Trailer - Netflix
During a shortened 2020 season, Lewis Hamilton, Daniel Ricciardo and other top drivers pursue checkered flags as COVID-19 turns the world upside down.

[03/04/21 - 02:02 PM]
Elsa Pataky and Luke Bracey to Star in Matthew Reilly's "Interceptor" for Netflix
The Netflix film is executive produced by Chris Hemsworth, Kathy Morgan, Christopher Mapp, Robert Slaviero and Peter D. Graves.