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[06/28/10 - 07:11 PM]
Good News, Everyone! "Futurama" Blasts Off on Comedy Central with Record Ratings
Comedy Central spins the numbers for Thursday, June 24.

[06/28/10 - 07:10 PM]
The 'BET Awards '10 Remains the #1 Cable Awards Show, Drawing 7.4 Million Total Viewers
BET spins the numbers for Sunday, June 27.

[06/28/10 - 06:14 PM]
Development Update: Monday, June 28
Updates include: Syfy sets "Being Human" cast; Andre Holland joins NBC's "Friends With Benefits"; and Steve Carell reaffirms his exit from "The Office" after the upcoming season.

[06/28/10 - 03:13 PM]
World Premiere of "16 Wishes" Is Friday's No. 1 TV Telecast in Kids 6-11 and Tweens 9-14
Disney Channel spins the numbers for Friday, June 25.

[06/28/10 - 03:05 PM]
Music Superstar Justin Bieber, Grammy(R) Award Winner Enrique Iglesias, Multi-Platinum Singer Leann Rimes to Perform on NBC's "Macy's 4th of July Fireworks(R) Spectacular"
Cast members from "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" will also partake in the excitement onboard the Norwegian EPIC.

[06/28/10 - 02:18 PM]
Discovery's 'Dual Survival' Ranks as #1 Cable Program in Prime Time Among Men Friday Night
Discovery spins the numbers for Friday, June 25.

[06/28/10 - 01:35 PM]
BBC America - August Highlights
U.S. premieres include BABY BEAUTY QUEENS, BABY BIRTHDAY BASHES, MY SUPERMODEL BABY and GORDON RAMSAY'S GREAT ESCAPE.

[06/28/10 - 01:15 PM]
Exclusive: FOX to Resume "Good Guys" Encores on Fridays
Second runs of the freshman drama will resume on Fridays at 9:00/8:00c, effectively immediately.

[06/28/10 - 12:46 PM]
ABC Family Orders Additional Episodes of "Pretty Little Liars"
The order will bring the show's first season to a total of 22 episodes.

[06/28/10 - 12:18 PM]
Fashion's Night Out 2010 to Be the Subject of a Primetime Special on Cbs, Tuesday, SepT. 14, at 10:00 Pm, ET/PT
The one-hour special was originally booked for Wednesday, September 15 at 8:00/7:00c.

[06/28/10 - 12:17 PM]
Let Them Shine, a New "Hallmark Hall of Fame" Presentation Starring Emily Vancamp Has Started Production in Albuquerque, New Mexico
The CBS original is based on the book "Nobody Don't Love Nobody" by Stacey Bess.

[06/28/10 - 11:24 AM]
Big Brother Is Back - On-Air, Online, on Cable and on Your Mobile Phone
CBS and Showtime will partner again to present "BIG BROTHER: After Dark," a live look inside the Big Brother house during the late-night hours.

[06/28/10 - 10:38 AM]
New Season of TV Land's 'She's Got the Look' Premieres on Wednesday, August 25th with New Host Brooke Burke
Plus: Roshumba Williams will join returning judges, celebrity stylist Robert Verdi and Wilhelmina president Sean Patterson.

[06/28/10 - 10:24 AM]
ABC Takes Second on Sunday in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for Sunday, June 27.

[06/28/10 - 10:20 AM]
Natasha Bedingfield, Lifehouse and Travie Mccoy Featuring Bruno Mars to Rock the Stage at the 2010 VH1 Do Something Awards
The telecast will broadcast live from the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles on Monday, July 19.

[06/28/10 - 09:08 AM]
David Nevins Named President, Entertainment, Showtime Networks InC.
Nevins will succeed Robert Greenblatt, who announced he will leave the network after completing his current contract in July.

[06/28/10 - 08:17 AM]
Bill Romanowski to Guest Star on Spike's "Blue Mountain State"
Romanowski will play himself in the new season, due in October.

[06/28/10 - 08:16 AM]
Spike Turns Metal Into Money with "Scrappers"
The newcomer launches Tuesday, August 3 at 10:00/9:00c with back-to-back episodes.

[06/28/10 - 07:51 AM]
David Anders (Heroes, 24) Travels to Warehouse 13
He'll play "a calculating suspect with a deadly past and a dangerous connection to the Warehouse" in a September episode.

[06/28/10 - 07:00 AM]
Second Wave of Categories and Nominees Added to "Teen Choice 2010" Airing Monday, August 9, on Fox
Choice TV additions include Personality, Breakout Show, Scene Stealer, Breakout Star and Parental Unit.

[06/28/10 - 06:07 AM]
E1 Entertainment's Rookie Blue Scores Ratings Success in U.S. and Canada
The company spins the numbers - both domestic and international - for the show's launch.

[06/28/10 - 05:04 AM]
R&b Sensation Trey Songz, Dubose/Liles Entertainment and BET Launch, 'Trey Songz: My Moment
The series, which previewed last night, will regularly air Tuesdays at 10:00/9:00c.

[06/27/10 - 10:56 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Cape, The" (NBC)

[06/27/10 - 01:02 PM]
U.S.-Ghana: Most-Watched Fifa World Cup Game
ESPN spins the numbers for Saturday, June 26.

[06/26/10 - 06:33 PM]
Development Update: June 25-26
Updates include: Katie Cassidy to visit The CW's "Gossip Girl"; and Judy Greer completes the cast of CBS's "Mad Love."

[06/26/10 - 12:43 PM]
ABC Topped Its Network Rivals on Friday in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for Friday, June 25.

[06/25/10 - 11:02 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Who Gets the Parents" (ABC)

[06/25/10 - 11:01 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "My Generation" (ABC)

[06/25/10 - 12:20 PM]
Comedy Central August Programming Highlights
Among the offerings: newcomer "Big Lake" has been pushed to Tuesday, August 17 at 10:00/9:00c.

[06/25/10 - 09:21 AM]
ABC's Thursday Line-Up Is No. 1 in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, June 24.

[06/25/10 - 08:02 AM]
Showtime Launches Three Screen Viewer Experience with the Real L Word(Tm) Live Lounge
Cast and producers of the series will provide live commentary before, during and after each episode.

[06/25/10 - 08:00 AM]
Acclaimed Actor Jonny Lee Miller to Appear in Six Episodes of Season Five of Showtime's Emmy(R) Nominated Drama Series Dexter(Tm)
He'll play "a mysterious man who is intricately involved in the storyline with Julia Stiles' character" in six episodes this season.

[06/25/10 - 12:06 AM]
Interview: "Leverage" Executive Producer Dean Devlin

[06/24/10 - 11:28 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Gimme Shelter" (CBS)

[06/24/10 - 11:27 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Mad Love" (CBS)

[06/24/10 - 08:11 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, June 24
Updates include: Jordana Spiro dropped from NBC's "Love Bites"; Paul McKenna to star in A&E pilot; and George Hamilton eyes reality series at TV Land.

[06/24/10 - 03:35 PM]
Hot in Cleveland Is on Fire!
TV Land spins the numbers for Wednesday, June 23.

[06/24/10 - 03:35 PM]
Schedule Changes for VH1's 'You'Re Cut Off!', 'Behind the Music' and 'Dad Camp'
Beginning next week, "Dad Camp" heads to Wednesdays while "You're Cut Off!" moves to Mondays.

[06/24/10 - 03:14 PM]
U.S. - Algeria: ESPN's Highest-Rated and Most-Watched Soccer Telecast
ESPN spins the numbers for Wednesday, June 23.

[06/24/10 - 01:23 PM]
'Tonight' Tops 'Late Show with David Letterman' for the Week in All Key Measures
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of June 14-18.

[06/24/10 - 12:09 PM]
TLC Confirms New Cake Boss Competition Series
The eight-episode series will follow 10 aspiring cake makers as they compete in a series of challenges to determine if they have what it takes to run a cake shop.

[06/24/10 - 11:38 AM]
VH1 Walks La La Vazquez Down the Aisle to Carmelo Anthony in a New Five-Part Wedding Series
The newcomer launches Sunday, September 19 at 10:30/9:30c on the cable channel.

[06/24/10 - 11:35 AM]
Discovery Channel's Powering the Future Provides Definitive Look at Global Energy Challenges
As previously reported, the four-part event airs Saturday, July 17 and Sunday, July 18, from 8 to 10 PM (ET/PT).

[06/24/10 - 08:58 AM]
Tempers Flare as Jeff Lewis and His Crew Return for the Fourth Season of Bravo's "Flipping Out" Premiering on Tuesday, August 10 at 9pm (ET/PT)
"Flipping Out's" third season was its highest rated ever across all key demos.

[06/24/10 - 08:47 AM]
ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Delivers Its Best Adult 18-49 Performance in 17 Months
ABC spins the late-night numbers for the week of June 14-18.

[06/24/10 - 08:40 AM]
Diy Network Surprises Homeowners Nationwide During 'Crash Week,' July 5-9, Anchored by Premiere of Brand-New Series, "Bath Crashers"
Also on tap: season two of "House Crashers" and season four of "Yard Crashers."

[06/24/10 - 08:35 AM]
Pop Singing Sensations Debbie Gibson and Tiffany to Star in Syfy Saturday Original Movie Mega Python Vs Gatoroid
Mary Lambert is helming the project, the first time a woman has directed a Syfy Saturday Original Movie.

[06/24/10 - 06:52 AM]
ESPN Announces Sponsors for 2010 Espy Awards
Seth Meyers hosts this year's event, airing Wednesday, July 14 at 9:00/8:00c.

[06/24/10 - 05:01 AM]
Outdoor Channel's Biggest Summer Ever: America's Leader in Outdoor TV Reveals 100% Hd, Riveting, Star-Packed Third Quarter Programming Lineup
Said lineup includes 13 brand new original shows and 71 season debuts of returning favorites.

[06/23/10 - 11:37 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Nathan vs. Nurture" (NBC)







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