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[07/16/12 - 11:11 PM]
Development Update: Monday, July 16
Updates include: Gaius Charles heads for ABC's "Grey's Anatomy"; Mark Consuelos to visit FX's "American Horror Story"; and CBS, 20th in talks to renew "How I Met Your Mother" for ninth season.

[07/16/12 - 04:23 PM]
Friday's Cable Ratings: TBS Tops Demos With Return of "For Better or Worse"
Plus: numbers for Showtime's "God Bless Ozzy Osbourne," HBO's "The Ricky Gervais Show" and Nickelodeon's "Hollywood Heights."

[07/16/12 - 03:54 PM]
Video: "Ben 10: Omniverse" Brings Hero Time to San Diego Comic-Con!
Check out a first look at the premiere episode of the series, due in September.

[07/16/12 - 03:24 PM]
National Geographic Channel Signs Billy Campbell As Abraham Lincoln And Jesse Johnson As John Wilkes Booth In The Scott Free Production Of "Killing Lincoln"
Plus: Geraldine Hughes is set as Mary Todd Lincoln; Graham Beckel as Secretary of War Edwin Stanton; and Shawn Pyfrom as Private John W. Nichols.

[07/16/12 - 03:17 PM]
TV Land Ships "Retired at 35" to Wednesdays at 11:00/10:00c
The struggling comedy had been airing on Tuesday nights at 10:00/9:00c.

[07/16/12 - 03:16 PM]
Disney Channel Kicks Off "Summer Adventure Weekend" with Friday's Top 30 TV Telecasts in Kids 2-11/Kids 6-11 and Cable TV's Top 11 Telecasts in Total Viewers
Disney Channel spins the numbers for Friday, July 13.

[07/16/12 - 02:59 PM]
Video: GSN Presents a First Look at "The American Bible Challenge"
Jeff Foxworthy hosts the studio-based game show, which launches Thursday, August 23 at 8:00/7:00c.

[07/16/12 - 02:43 PM]
Video: "Sons of Anarchy" - Before the Anarchy
Get a first look at the new season, premiering Tuesday, September 11 on FX.

[07/16/12 - 12:20 PM]
"Oprah's Next Chapter" Brings Olympic Legends Together Sunday, July 22 on OWN
Greg Louganis, Jackie Joyner Kersee, Carl Lewis, Mary Lou Retton and Mark Spitz are among those featured in the two-hour episode.

[07/16/12 - 12:17 PM]
TNT Orders Pilot of "The Last Ship," Executive-Produced by Michael Bay
Hank Steinberg and Steven Kane co-wrote the script to the project, based on the novel by William Brinkley.

[07/16/12 - 12:16 PM]
New Comedic Reality Series "WakeBrothers" Set to Debut Two Back-to-Back Episodes on Wednesday, July 25, Starting at 11:00 PM ET/PT on MTV
Plus: the first episode will be available to stream on MTV.com and download for free on iTunes starting tomorrow, July 17.

[07/16/12 - 12:02 PM]
"Dish Nation" Premieres Weeknights September 10th
The series has been cleared in over 95% of the country, including the FOX Television Stations in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago.

[07/16/12 - 12:00 PM]
AMC's "Breaking Bad" Season Five Premiere Is Most Watched Episode Ever With 2.9 Million Viewers
AMC spins the numbers for Sunday, July 15.

[07/16/12 - 11:55 AM]
Spike TV - "Bar Rescue" and "Flip Men" Premiere Date Change
"Bar Rescue" will now debut on Sunday, July 29 with back-to-back episodes with "Flip Men" now due on Sunday, August 5.

[07/16/12 - 11:44 AM]
Production Begins in South Africa and North Carolina on the HBO Films Drama "Mary and Martha," Starring Hilary Swank and Brenda Blethyn
Phillip Noyce is directing the project from a screenplay by Richard Curtis.

[07/16/12 - 11:09 AM]
ABC Family Kicks Off Its Annual 10-Day Long Summer Programming Event "Campus Crush" Starting Monday, July 30
Highlights include the network premiere of "Reba" with a marathon on Monday, August 6.

[07/16/12 - 10:55 AM]
A&E's "Longmire" Hits Series High With 4.5 Million Viewers
A&E spins the numbers for Sunday, July 15.

[07/16/12 - 09:59 AM]
Sunday Premiere of "Big Brother" Sweeps Its Time Period in Viewers and Key Demographics
CBS spins the numbers for Sunday, July 15.

[07/16/12 - 09:30 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... The Complete Index to the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our handy show-by-show guide to all 128 videos - covering 29 series - from the event.

[07/16/12 - 09:28 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, ABC Split Demos, CBS Tops Viewers
"Big Brother" nevertheless is the most-watched series among adults 18-49.

[07/16/12 - 09:07 AM]
Video: MTV Debuts the Official Trailer from the All-New Scripted Comedy Series "The Inbetweeners," Premiering Monday, August 20 at 10:30 P.M. ET/PT
Said first look made its debut at Comic-Con last Thursday, July 12.

[07/16/12 - 09:00 AM]
"Dateline NBC" Averages a 0.8/3 in 18-49 and 5.2 Million Viewers Overall on Sunday
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, July 15.

[07/16/12 - 08:53 AM]
ABC is #1 on Sunday in Adults 18-49, Beating CBS with "Big Brother"
CBS spins the numbers for Sunday, July 15.

[07/16/12 - 08:27 AM]
Syfy's Hit Series "Warehouse 13" and "Alphas" Return to Powerful Mondays Beginning July 23
Plus: "Warehouse 13" will split its fourth season into two 10-episode runs, the latter due in April 2013.

[07/16/12 - 08:22 AM]
The Futon's First Look: "Partners" (CBS)

[07/16/12 - 08:21 AM]
The Futon's First Look: "Super Fun Night" (CBS)

[07/16/12 - 08:20 AM]
The Futon's First Look: "The Neighbors" (ABC)

[07/16/12 - 08:19 AM]
The Futon's First Look: "Awesometown" (ABC)

[07/16/12 - 08:14 AM]
History(R) Season 3 Premiere "Top Gear" - Tuesday, August 14th, at 9pm ET
The show's second season broke into the millionaire's club with 1.1 million adults 25-54 and 18-49.

[07/16/12 - 08:03 AM]
HBO Confirms New Cast Members for Third Season of "Game of Thrones"
Among the dozen plus additions: Diana Rigg as Lady Olenna Tyrell.

[07/16/12 - 07:16 AM]
Eden Grinshpan Embarks on a Global Culinary Journey Without a Passport in Cooking Channel's New Series "Eden Eats"
The eight-episode series premieres Friday, August 17 at 10:00/9:00c.

[07/16/12 - 07:10 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Supernatural" Executive Producer Jeremy Carver at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast & creators of The CW series, which returns Wednesday, October 3.

[07/16/12 - 07:09 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Supernatural" Consulting Producer Ben Edlund at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast & creators of The CW series, which returns Wednesday, October 3.

[07/16/12 - 07:08 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Supernatural" Co-Star Misha Collins at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast & creators of The CW series, which returns Wednesday, October 3.

[07/16/12 - 07:07 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Supernatural" Co-Star Mark Sheppard at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast & creators of The CW series, which returns Wednesday, October 3.

[07/16/12 - 07:06 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Supernatural" Co-Star Jim Beaver at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast & creators of The CW series, which returns Wednesday, October 3.

[07/16/12 - 07:05 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Sons of Anarchy" Co-Star Tommy Flanagan at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the FX series, which returns Tuesday, September 11.

[07/16/12 - 07:04 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Sons of Anarchy" Co-Star Mark Boone Junior at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the FX series, which returns Tuesday, September 11.

[07/16/12 - 07:03 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Sons of Anarchy" Co-Star Maggie Siff at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the FX series, which returns Tuesday, September 11.

[07/16/12 - 07:02 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Sons of Anarchy" Co-Star Dayton Callie at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the FX series, which returns Tuesday, September 11.

[07/16/12 - 07:01 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Sons of Anarchy" Co-Star Charlie Hunnam at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the FX series, which returns Tuesday, September 11.

[07/16/12 - 05:26 AM]
"Saturday Night Live" Delivers Its Top Overnights in Four Weeks
NBC spins the numbers for Saturday, July 14.

[07/15/12 - 09:17 PM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Fringe" Executive Producer J.H. Wyman at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast & creators of the FOX series, which returns Friday, September 28.

[07/15/12 - 09:16 PM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Fringe" Co-Star John Noble at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast & creators of the FOX series, which returns Friday, September 28.

[07/15/12 - 09:15 PM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Fringe" Co-Star Jasika Nicole at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast & creators of the FOX series, which returns Friday, September 28.

[07/15/12 - 09:14 PM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Fringe" Co-Star Joshua Jackson at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast & creators of the FOX series, which returns Friday, September 28.

[07/15/12 - 09:13 PM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Fringe" Co-Star Anna Torv at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast & creators of the FOX series, which returns Friday, September 28.

[07/15/12 - 09:12 PM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Person of Interest" Co-Stars Michael Emerson & Jim Caviezel at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the CBS series, which returns Thursday, September 27.

[07/15/12 - 09:11 PM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Revolution" Creator Eric Kripke at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast & creators of the NBC series, which premieres Monday, September 17.

[07/15/12 - 09:10 PM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Revolution" Co-Star J.D. Pardo at the San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast & creators of the NBC series, which premieres Monday, September 17.







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[05/27/16 - 10:31 AM]
AMC Is Now Home to Five of the Top 10 Shows on Cable TV and Two of the Top Three Cable Premieres This Television Season
AMC spins the numbers for the season to date.

[05/27/16 - 10:07 AM]
Pittsburgh Penguins Host San Jose Sharks in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final Monday, May 30 - Memorial Day - at 8 P.M. ET on NBC
The Sharks advanced to their first Stanley Cup Final in franchise history with a 5-2 win in Game 6 of the Western Conference Final vs. St. Louis, while Pittsburgh advanced with a 2-1 win in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

[05/27/16 - 08:28 AM]
Night 1 of "500 Questions" Dominates Its Thursday Unscripted Competition
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, May 26.

[05/27/16 - 08:23 AM]
NBC's "The Red Nose Day Special" Draws a 0.6/2 and 2.155 Million Viewers Overall
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, May 26.

[05/27/16 - 07:11 AM]
Destination America Steps Into the Darkest Town in America in the All-New Series "Ghosts of Shepherdstown"
The six-part series launches Sunday, June 12 at 10:00/9:00c on the cable channel.

[05/27/16 - 06:00 AM]
2nd Annual Red Nose Day Raises Over $31.5 Million for Kids in Need, Over 70 Stars Join NBC for Live Charity Event "The Red Nose Day Special"
Elton John, Julia Roberts, Jack Black, Ellen DeGeneres, Tracy Morgan, Blake Shelton, Will Ferrell and Zac Efron were among the many celebrities who appeared in the live, two-hour charity television event.

[05/26/16 - 03:11 PM]
ITV and Hulu Commission Exciting Eight-Part Drama Series "Harlots"
Acclaimed actresses Samantha Morton, Lesley Manville and Jessica Brown Findlay are set to star in the series, which will be produced by Monumental Pictures.

[05/26/16 - 02:37 PM]
"Comedy Bang! Bang!" Gets "Weird" with a One-Week Free Preview of This Season's Premiere Episode
IFC is previewing the first episode of this upcoming season free on IFC.com, through the IFC mobile app, On Demand and wherever the internet lives one week before it premieres on IFC on Friday, June 3.

[05/26/16 - 02:32 PM]
"Brett Gelman's Dinner in America" Special Premieres Friday, July 1st at Midnight (ET/PT) on Adult Swim
The premise is simple: A roundtable discussion in which Brett attempts to engage four distinguished actors - Loretta Devine, Shareeka Epps, Joe Morton and Mack Wilds - in an open forum on racism.

[05/26/16 - 01:43 PM]
AMC.com Releases the Director's Commentary on the "Preacher" Pilot
Series executive producers and directors Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg give viewers an exclusive inside look at the premiere episode.

[05/26/16 - 12:52 PM]
CBS to Finish "Angel from Hell," "Rush Hour" Runs on Saturday Nights
Look for the former to return on Saturday, July 2 while the latter will resume on Saturday, July 23.

[05/26/16 - 12:41 PM]
Video: Showtime(R) Drops the New Trailer for Its Music Series "Roadies," The First Original Series from Oscar(R) Winner Cameron Crowe
The series gives an insider's look at the reckless, romantic, funny and often poignant lives of a committed group of roadies who live for music and the de facto family they've formed along the way.

[05/26/16 - 12:07 PM]
Michael Bloom Joins TBS & TNT as Senior Vice President of Unscripted Series and Specials
Most recently, Bloom was instrumental in forging the architecture for ELeague, the new eSports co-venture between Turner and WME | IMG.

[05/26/16 - 12:03 PM]
Kobe Bryant Named "Athlete of the Decade" by Spike TV
Spike TV proudly honors the Lakers' iconic superstar with its first ever "Athlete of the Decade" award to be presented at the network's 10th Annual "Guys Choice" event.

[05/26/16 - 12:02 PM]
WGN America's "Outsiders" Star David Morse Throws Out First Pitch at the Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Game, In Celebration of the Start of Production on the Hit Series' Season Two
Morse's first pitch comes on the heels of Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto declaring Wednesday, May 18 "Outsiders Day," with a proclamation ceremony at City Hall.