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[11/22/10 - 07:54 PM]
Exclusive: FOX Adds "Running Wilde" to Sundays in December
The three-week stunt, set for December 12-26, will ensure all 13 episodes will air this fall.

[11/22/10 - 06:45 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 22
Updates include: Jorge Garcia first to land on FOX's "Alcatraz"; CMT renews "The Singing Bee"; and Miranda Otto books "Locke & Key" at FOX.

[11/22/10 - 04:32 PM]
Video: First Look at President Obama on "MythBusters"
Said installment airs Wednesday, December 8 at 9:00/8:00c on Discovery.

[11/22/10 - 03:04 PM]
Friday's Cable Ratings: "iCarly" Is Ratings Queen
The show's one-hour special is the night's most-watched program.

[11/22/10 - 02:32 PM]
Pop Star and Teen Heartthrob Justin Bieber To Appear on the Next Episode of BET's "Being Terry Kennedy," Tuesday, November 23 at 10 P.M.
The series chronicles the daily "grind" of ambitious pro skater/entrepreneur Terry "TK" Kennedy.

[11/22/10 - 01:27 PM]
"Top Gear" on History(R) Reaches Nearly 2 Million Total Viewers in Series Premiere
History spins the numbers for Sunday, November 21.

[11/22/10 - 01:07 PM]
Video: New Promo for MTV's "Skins" Premiering January 17
The newcomer will air Mondays at 10:00/9:00c on the cable channel.

[11/22/10 - 12:06 PM]
TV Land Sets the Thanksgiving Table With a Memorable Weekend of Programming for the Entire Family Beginning Thursday, November 25
Among the highlights: a marathon of all "Hot in Cleveland" episodes to date on Sunday, November 28.

[11/22/10 - 10:47 AM]
Nickelodeon's Big Time Rush Rings in the Holidays With a Special Television Event, "Big Time Christmas," Saturday, Dec. 4, at 8:00 P.M. (ET/PT)
The one-hour special features performances by Miranda Cosgrove and Snoop Dogg.

[11/22/10 - 10:08 AM]
USA Network Launches Characters Unite Month to Promote Tolerance, Respect and Unity
The project includes an original "Characters Unite"-themed documentary plus on-air promotion and PSAs.

[11/22/10 - 10:01 AM]
Reality Rises on Sunday: "The Amazing Race" and "Undercover Boss" Post Week-to-Week Gains
CBS spins the numbers for Sunday, November 21.

[11/22/10 - 10:00 AM]
"Hawaii Five-0" Is the Most Played-Back Program of Week Seven
CBS further spins the numbers for the week of November 1-7.

[11/22/10 - 09:59 AM]
WE tv to Premiere "Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?" and "A Stand Up Mother" on Thursday, January 20
Both series will air back-to-back beginning at 9:00/8:00c.

[11/22/10 - 09:56 AM]
Wedding Planner Extraordinaire David Tutera Tackles a Brand-New Season of Wedding Overhauls in WE tv's Hit Original Series "My Fair Wedding With David Tutera"
The show's fourth season, alongside "Rich Bride Poor Bride," will roll out Sunday, January 2.

[11/22/10 - 09:55 AM]
ABC Is Spreading Holiday Cheer With Festive Programming and Specials
"The Middle," "Better With You," "Brothers & Sisters" and "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" are among the highlights.

[11/22/10 - 09:54 AM]
Music and Memories Sprinkled Like Sugar in "CMA Country Christmas"
Jennifer Nettles hosts the 90-minute special, airing Monday, November 29 on ABC.

[11/22/10 - 09:54 AM]
Exclusive: Discovery to Launch Five New Series in January
On tap: "Arctic Air," "Sons of Guns," "Hogs Wild," "Wild Animal Repo" and "Desert Car Kings."

[11/22/10 - 09:32 AM]
The Ultimate Hip-Hop Battle Continues As MTV Greenlights Season Six of "Randy Jackson Presents America's Best Dance Crew"
Season Six is scheduled to premiere April 2011 with casting underway in January.

[11/22/10 - 09:00 AM]
For the 7th Straight Week, ABC Airs the Top 2 DVR Playback Gainers in Adults 18-49
ABC further spins the numbers for the week of November 1-7.

[11/22/10 - 08:47 AM]
ABC's "American Music Awards" Grows with Younger Viewers
ABC spins the numbers for Sunday, November 21.

[11/22/10 - 08:46 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC's "AMAs" No Match for NBC's "SNF"
The Peacock's NFL coverage is up another 9.6% from last week in adults 18-49.

[11/22/10 - 08:04 AM]
Syfy Kicks Off 2011 With New Original Series "Being Human," "Face Off" and "Marcel's Quantum Kitchen"
Original drama "Being Human" will air Mondays at 9:00/8:00c beginning January 17.

[11/22/10 - 07:39 AM]
Discovery Channel U.S. and BBC One Go Global with a Breathtaking Journey Through 20,000 Years of Human History
"History of the World," an eight-part series, is the latest co-production between the companies.

[11/22/10 - 07:38 AM]
15.9 Overnight for Giants-Eagles 4th Best in "Sunday Night Football" History
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, November 21.

[11/22/10 - 06:01 AM]
VH1 Looks to Push Reality TV to the Extreme With New Series "The X Life"
The series follows action sports stars Pierre Luc Gagnon, Cory "Nasty" Nastazio and Jeremy "Twitch" Stenburg plus their significant others.

[11/22/10 - 04:04 AM]
ABC Family Acquires Network Television Premiere Rights to Final Two Films in Blockbuster "Harry Potter" Franchise
The acquisitions give ABC Family the first position window for basic cable for all eight "Harry Potter" films to date.

[11/22/10 - 12:04 AM]
Interview: "Skating With the Stars" Executive Producers Izzie Pick & Phil Edgar Jones
ABC's latest competition series premieres tonight after "Dancing With the Stars."

[11/21/10 - 11:01 PM]
Winners Announced for the 2010 "American Music Awards(R)"
Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Eminem and The Black Eyed Peas were among the big winners.

[11/21/10 - 09:35 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: "Cops," "AMW" Hold Off College Football
ABC and NBC's football coverage can't quite catch FOX's mainstays.

[11/20/10 - 09:04 AM]
Hitting 10-Month Highs, ABC's "20/20" is Friday's #1 TV Show in Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54
ABC spins the numbers for Friday, November 19.

[11/20/10 - 08:57 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: "20/20" Helps ABC Dethrone CBS
ABC's veteran newsmagazine hits season highs last night, topping CBS's "Blue Bloods."

[11/19/10 - 08:12 PM]
Development Update: Friday, November 19
Updates include: Food Network's "Ace of Cakes" to sign off; Cartoon Network cancels "Unnatural History"; and Carlton Cuse lands his first post-"Lost" project at ABC.

[11/19/10 - 05:28 PM]
Exclusive: FOX Gives "The Good Guys" Saturday Late-Night Slot, "Running Wilde" to Wrap December 28
A round-up of odds and ends not found in the press release.

[11/19/10 - 04:50 PM]
Thursday's Cable Ratings: Bears/Dolphins Get It Done for NFL Network
USA's "Burn Notice" takes second in total viewers and adults 18-49.

[11/19/10 - 04:18 PM]
FOX Announces 2010-2011 Midseason Schedule
Among the big changes: "American Idol" shifts to Wednesdays and Thursdays.

[11/19/10 - 02:11 PM]
Report: The CW's Scripted Output Breaks Fall Record
The netlet plans to air 99 hours of scripted programming this fall, the largest in its five-year history.

[11/19/10 - 01:49 PM]
NBC's "People of the Year" With Matt Lauer to Air on Thursday, Nov. 25 at 9PM
Plus: the first excerpts from Lauer's interview with LeBron James.

[11/19/10 - 01:39 PM]
NBC's Hit Competition Series "Minute to Win It" Announces More Open Auditions for December in Detroit, New York and Miami
As previously announced, the series heads to Las Vegas this Saturday, November 20 for open auditions.

[11/19/10 - 01:03 PM]
Video: "Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol" Trailer Released
The special premieres Saturday, December 25 at 9:00/8:00c on BBC America.

[11/19/10 - 12:08 PM]
Video: The Wait is Over! "Spartacus: Gods of the Arena" Trailer
The prequel to the Starz original series premieres Friday, January 21 at 10:00/9:00c.

[11/19/10 - 11:28 AM]
"Sister Wives Honeymoon Special" Premieres Sunday, November 21 at 10/9c on TLC
The one-hour special will be followed by a second season, due in March.

[11/19/10 - 11:01 AM]
Exclusive: "Merlin" Returns to Syfy on Friday, January 7
The show's third season will air Friday night at 10:00/9:00c.

[11/19/10 - 11:00 AM]
Exclusive: Syfy's "Caprica" to Sign Off Tuesday, January 4
The show's "final five" episodes will marathon back-to-back beginning at 6:00/5:00c.

[11/19/10 - 09:37 AM]
ABC Posts Hits 8-Week Highs on Thursday
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, November 18.

[11/19/10 - 09:29 AM]
IFC to Premiere Original Series "Onion News Network" and "Portlandia" on Friday, January 21 @ 10 PM and 10:30 PM, ET/PT
Friday nights "continue to be the go-to night for IFC's 'slightly off' original comedy series premieres."

[11/19/10 - 09:28 AM]
"Onion News Network" Is Coming to IFC!
The half-hour comedy premieres Friday, January 21 at 10:00/9:00c.

[11/19/10 - 09:15 AM]
CBS's Entire Thursday Lineup Posts Week-To-Week Increases in Adults 18-49
CBS spins the numbers for Thursday, November 18.

[11/19/10 - 09:06 AM]
"Wishful Drinking," Carrie Fisher's Hit One-Woman Show, Comes to HBO as a Feature-Length Documentary, Debuting Dec. 12
The special combines archival footage with her one-woman stage performance, which was taped in June before a live audience.

[11/19/10 - 08:41 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: "CSI" Surges in CBS Victory
"Bleep My Dad Says" also climbs double digits from last week's numbers.

[11/19/10 - 08:22 AM]
Syfy Orders A New Season of Hit Reality Series "Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files" and Additional Episodes of Standout "Hollywood Treasure"
Plus: "Ghost Hunters International" to return for a third season in early 2011.







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[10/22/14 - 04:00 PM]
New Primetime Special "Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy" to Premiere Sunday, November 23 on Disney Channel
The high-stakes adventure features a special appearance by Rapunzel, voiced by Mandy Moore, who reprises her role from Disney's "Tangled."

[10/22/14 - 03:19 PM]
Bravo Media Renews "Below Deck" for Third Season as Finale Earns Highest-Rated Episode of the Season with Over 1.4 Million Total Viewers
Plus: look for "The Crew Tells All" next Tuesday, October 28 and a reunion special the following Tuesday, November 4.

[10/22/14 - 01:40 PM]
World Series Game 1 Drives FOX to Prime Time Ratings Win
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Tuesday, October 21.

[10/22/14 - 01:37 PM]
Lifetime Greenlights Limited Series "Lizzie Borden: The Fall River Chronicles"
Christina Ricci will reprise her haunting role as the notorious murder suspect she portrayed in the network's hit original movie "Lizzie Borden Took An Ax."

[10/22/14 - 01:14 PM]
Sneak Play of "Becoming," from LeBron James' Springhill Production Company and ESPN Films, Added at 5:30 P.M. Sunday, October 26 on Disney XD
It will also be presented in the previously announced 8:00 p.m. timeslot on Disney XD and on Friday, November 7 (7:00 p.m., ET/4:00 p.m., PT) on ESPN.

[10/22/14 - 12:44 PM]
Animal Planet's "Finding Bigfoot" Returns with Search for World's Largest Sasquatch
On Sunday, November 9, the series returns with a special two-hour episode that takes Bigfoot Field Research Organization (BFRO) president Matt Moneymaker, researchers James "Bobo" Fay and Cliff Barackman and skeptical scientist Ranae Holland off to the wilds of Alaska.

[10/22/14 - 11:31 AM]
Syfy's Hit Competition Series "Face Off" to Return for Eighth Season January 13 at 9PM
In a twist on the show's traditional format, three former champions, Rayce Bird (Season 2), Anthony Kosar (Season 4) and Laura Tyler (Season 5), will return in the premiere and select teams of five new artists who they will coach throughout the season.

[10/22/14 - 11:14 AM]
ABC Grows Year to Year in Total Viewers and Holds Steady in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for the weeks of September 22-October 19.

[10/22/14 - 11:05 AM]
Comedy Icon Steve Coogan to Star in "Happyish" on Showtime(R)
He'll succeed the late Philip Seymour Hoffman in the project, a comedic, soul-searching examination of our pursuit of happiness, a pursuit that might just be the very thing causing our unhappiness in the first place.

[10/22/14 - 11:04 AM]
Discovery Family Channel to Premiere the Third Season of Hasbro Studios' Popular Animated Series "Transformers Rescue Bots," November 1
The season three premiere of "Transformers Rescue Bots" returns with the episode "Land Before Prime," where Optimus Prime is forced to embrace his primal side when the Rescue Bots discover a mysterious island filled with dinosaurs.

[10/22/14 - 10:58 AM]
"NCIS: New Orleans" Delivers Its Highest Adults 18-49 Rating Since Its Series Premiere
CBS spins the numbers for Tuesday, October 21.

[10/22/14 - 10:49 AM]
First-Ever LEGO(R) Batman Television Special, "LEGO DC Comics: Batman: Be-Leaguered," Premieres October 27 on Cartoon Network
Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, this powerhouse partnership between the LEGO Group and DC Entertainment is a funny, lighthearted tale new to the DC Comics universe.

[10/22/14 - 10:42 AM]
"CMA Country Christmas" Adds Performances by Alan Jackson, and Brad Paisley with Rock Legend Steven Tyler
Artists previously announced include Dan + Shay, Brett Eldredge, Sara Evans, Lucy Hale, Hunter Hayes, Little Big Town, Idina Menzel, Nettles, LeAnn Rimes, Michael W. Smith, and Carrie Underwood.

[10/22/14 - 10:41 AM]
Inspired by the Success of "Shark Tank" ABC Announces the Launch of "Beyond the Tank"
"Beyond the Tank" will feature a look back at past "Shark Tank" pitches and deals to examine the highs and lows that can come from an appearance in the tank.

[10/22/14 - 10:31 AM]
TNT Greenlights "Cold Justice" Spinoff
Rather than tackling homicides, however, the new series will focus on sex crimes.