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[03/04/13 - 11:48 PM]
Development Update: Monday, March 4
Updates include: Naveen Andrews to get "Reckless" at ABC; Alexis Bledel joins FOX's "Friends & Family"; and Benjamin Stockham cast as title role in NBC's "About a Boy."

[03/04/13 - 06:01 PM]
Season Three of Disney Channel's Top Rated Series "A.N.T. Farm" Premieres Friday, May 31 with a Special One-Hour Episode
The episode features the new original song "Stars Aligning," performed by Hollywood Records recording artist China Anne McClain.

[03/04/13 - 03:40 PM]
Friday's Cable Ratings: NBA Doubleheader, Disney Originals Top Charts
Plus: numbers for VH1's "The Jenny McCarthy Show," Starz's "Spartacus: War of the Damned" and TLC's "Four Weddings."

[03/04/13 - 02:50 PM]
Bravo Media's "Watch What Happens Live" Grabs the Bull by the Horns at the SXSW Interactive Festival with Full Week of Shows
Scheduled guests include Brooklyn Decker, Ian Somerhalder, Sarah Silverman and more!

[03/04/13 - 02:04 PM]
NBC's "Last Call With Carson Daly" Will Return to the Popular South by Southwest Music Festival to Host Its Annual Music Showcase in Austin, Texas on March 13
The late-night show's interviews throughout the week will include Jake Bugg, Joey Bada$$, Angel Haze and Chloe Chaidez from the band Kitten.

[03/04/13 - 01:52 PM]
History's First Scripted Series "Vikings" Topples the Ratings with 8.3 Million Total Viewers on the Night and 6.2 Million Total Viewers at 10 PM
History spins the numbers for Sunday, March 3.

[03/04/13 - 01:47 PM]
History's "The Bible" Premieres with 14.8 Million Total Viewers on the Night and 13.1 Million Total Viewers from 8-10PM
History spins the numbers for Sunday, March 3.

[03/04/13 - 01:16 PM]
Ne-Yo to Headline MTV, mtvU and United Way's "Spring Fix" Benefit Concert at Six Flags on Saturday March 23, 2013
Andrew Jenks and Vinny Gaudagnino will also make appearances.

[03/04/13 - 01:15 PM]
"Avatar's" Jon Landau Appears in This Week's All New Episode of Syfy's "Face Off," Tuesday, March 5 at 9 PM ET/PT
This week, the remaining seven makeup artists head to the California coastline and learn that they'll be creating their own undiscovered bioluminescent creatures.

[03/04/13 - 12:30 PM]
CMT Goes "Buckwild" with a Marathon Beginning Saturday, March 9 at 3 P.M. ET/PT
Said stunt will be followed by an all-new episode of "My Big Redneck Vacation" at 9:00/8:00c.

[03/04/13 - 12:01 PM]
FOX Comedies "New Girl," "The Mindy Project" and "Raising Hope" Picked Up for 2013-2014 Season
"We love working with these talented producers and casts who, week after week, create some of the funniest work on television," said Kevin Reilly.

[03/04/13 - 12:00 PM]
FOX Orders a Second Season of Hit Drama "The Following"
"From the very beginning, we felt Kevin Williamson and Marcos Siega had created a high-quality, edge-of-your-seat drama," said Kevin Reilly.

[03/04/13 - 11:44 AM]
"American Winter," Spotlighting Challenges Facing Middle-Class Families in Economic Crisis, the Necessity of 211 Social Service Hotlines and the Rapid Decline of Safety Nets, Debuts March 18, Exclusively on HBO
The film comes from Emmy(R) winners Joe and Harry Gantz, the creators of HBO's "Taxicab Confessions."

[03/04/13 - 11:10 AM]
Emerald City Comes to Hollywood When E!'s Special "Oz The Great and Powerful" Premieres Thursday, March 7th at 8:00pm ET/PT
Plus: E! premieres an exclusive clip from the film "that has everyone talking."

[03/04/13 - 10:27 AM]
JB and the Moonshine Band and CMT Ask Fans to Decide the Ending of Their New Video, "The Only Drug," Set to Premiere March 15
Fans can visit www.listenup.cmt.com on Monday, March 11 to catch exclusive new performances from the band.

[03/04/13 - 10:17 AM]
BBC America's "Gizmodo: The Gadget Testers" - Gizmodo Reporters Race, Fight and Climb Their Way to Finding the Best Gadgets
The 40-minute special premieres premieres Monday, March 18 at 10:20/9:20c on the cable channel.

[03/04/13 - 10:03 AM]
MTV to Celebrate Upcoming Summer Blockbuster Season with Six Weeks of Movie Programming Culminating with "2013 MTV Movie Awards" Airing Live on Sunday, April 14
Plus: look for the "2013 MTV Movie Awards Nominations Spectacular" on Tuesday, March 5 at 7:58/6:58c.

[03/04/13 - 10:00 AM]
Live + 7 Day Ratings: ABC's "Modern Family" Emerges as Wednesday's #1 Show Over FOX's "Idol" in Adults 18-49 for Its 3rd Straight Original
ABC further spins the numbers for the week of February 11-17.

[03/04/13 - 09:28 AM]
"The Amazing Race" Is Sunday's Top Broadcast in Adults 18-49
CBS spins the numbers for Sunday, March 3.

[03/04/13 - 09:26 AM]
36 Women Will Compete to Find True Love on the New NBC Relationship Series "Ready for Love," Premiering March 26 Following "The Voice" (9-11 p.m. ET)
As previously announced, the series will regularly air Sundays at 8:00/7:00c on the Peacock.

[03/04/13 - 09:22 AM]
250 Hours of NCAA Winter Championships Across ESPN Platforms Begin March 8
ESPNU and ESPN3 will carry the Indoor Track & Field, Fencing, Swimming & Diving and Women's Gymnastics Championships.

[03/04/13 - 09:21 AM]
Toon in to ABC Family's Weekend of Disney Animated Movies Airing Saturday, March 30 and Sunday, March 31
Highlights include "Alice in Wonderland," "Mulan," "The Lion King" and "Beauty and the Beast."

[03/04/13 - 09:20 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "The Newsroom" Creator Aaron Sorkin at PaleyFest
Check out our red carpet visits with the cast and producers of the HBO drama.

[03/04/13 - 09:19 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "The Newsroom" Executive Producer Alan Poul at PaleyFest
Check out our red carpet visits with the cast and producers of the HBO drama.

[03/04/13 - 09:18 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "The Newsroom" Co-Star Olivia Munn at PaleyFest
Check out our red carpet visits with the cast and producers of the HBO drama.

[03/04/13 - 09:17 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "The Newsroom" Co-Star Thomas Sadoski at PaleyFest
Check out our red carpet visits with the cast and producers of the HBO drama.

[03/04/13 - 09:16 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time" Co-Star Colin O'Donoghue at PaleyFest
Check out our red carpet visits with the cast of ABC's fantasy drama.

[03/04/13 - 09:15 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time" Co-Star Ginnifer Goodwin at PaleyFest
Check out our red carpet visits with the cast of ABC's fantasy drama.

[03/04/13 - 09:14 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time" Co-Star Jennifer Morrison at PaleyFest
Check out our red carpet visits with the cast of ABC's fantasy drama.

[03/04/13 - 09:13 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time" Co-Star Josh Dallas at PaleyFest
Check out our red carpet visits with the cast of ABC's fantasy drama.

[03/04/13 - 09:12 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time" Co-Star Lana Parrilla at PaleyFest
Check out our red carpet visits with the cast of ABC's fantasy drama.

[03/04/13 - 09:11 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time" Co-Star Robert Carlyle at PaleyFest
Check out our red carpet visits with the cast of ABC's fantasy drama.

[03/04/13 - 08:46 AM]
Hallmark Channel and Meredith Video Studios Partner to Bring "The Better Show" to Network's Slate of Daytime Programming
"The Better Show" is a contemporary information-talk show that leverages the expertise of Meredith's expansive content portfolio.

[03/04/13 - 08:45 AM]
Debut of "All-Star Celebrity Apprentice" Out-Rates "Red Widow" Premiere in Adults 18-49 and Other Key Demographics
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, March 3.

[03/04/13 - 08:40 AM]
"Red Widow" Draws ABC's Biggest Series Audience to its Slot in 5 Months
ABC spins the numbers for Sunday, March 3.

[03/04/13 - 08:24 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Tops Viewers, Shares Demo Crown with FOX
Plus: ABC's two-hour "Red Widow" premiere opens well short of previous Sunday occupant "666 Park Avenue."

[03/04/13 - 08:05 AM]
"CMT News Presents: Mindy Mccready Fallen Angel" Premieres Sunday, March 10 at 8 P.M. ET/PT
The one-hour news special documents McCready's life and career and examines the final days leading up to her tragic death.

[03/04/13 - 07:28 AM]
Full "Out There" Episode Available Free in IFC.COM, Hulu, YouTube, Facebook, TVE & VOD
The new "Springoween" episode is available now in advance of its broadcast premiere this Friday.

[03/04/13 - 07:28 AM]
EPIX Original Documentary Presents First Close Up Look at the Life of Basketball Hero Amar'e Stoudemire
"Amar'e Stoudemire: In The Moment" is one of eight documentaries set to air on the pay channel in the coming weeks.

[03/04/13 - 07:22 AM]
DIY Network Turns Its Focus to Landscaping and Outdoor Renovations with Two New Original Series
Newcomers "Garage Gold" and "I Hate My Yard" will join 14 returning series in the coming months.

[03/04/13 - 06:52 AM]
Bounce TV to Produce its First Original Non-Scripted Series; Popular Family Gospel Group foreverJONES to Star In New Series Set to Premiere This Summer
Production will begin later this month in Shreveport, Louisiana, the band's hometown.

[03/04/13 - 06:34 AM]
"American Idol" Gives Fans a "SuperVote," Presented by AT&T
To SuperVote, fans can allocate any number of votes for one contestant or multiple contestants, for a total of 50 votes.

[03/04/13 - 06:02 AM]
Cryptic Creatures and Local Legends Lurk in Destination America's New Series "Monsters and Mysteries in America"
The newcomer launches Sunday, March 24 at 10:00/9:00c on the cable channel.

[03/04/13 - 05:01 AM]
NBC Names Supermodel/Producer/TV Host Heidi Klum as Fourth and Newest Judge on "America's Got Talent"
She'll join the previously announced Mel B, Howie Mandel and Howard Stern on the new season this summer.

[03/03/13 - 09:22 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, "Cops" Top Tight Demo Race
All four major broadcasters finish within two-tenths of a ratings point among adults 18-49.

[03/03/13 - 09:16 AM]
"SNL" Scores the #1 Rating of the Night in Metered-Market Households, Topping All Primetime Telecasts
NBC spins the numbers for Friday, March 1 and Saturday, March 2.

[03/02/13 - 09:04 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: "Malibu Country," "Last Man Standing" Surge as ABC Tops the Night
Both comedies were up over 23% from last week among adults 18-49.

[03/02/13 - 08:59 AM]
ABC Wins Friday and Delivers the Night's Top Shows
ABC spins the numbers for Friday, March 1.

[03/01/13 - 11:51 PM]
Development Update: Friday, March 1
Updates include: Marg Helgenberger, Dennis Haysbert return to CBS with pilots; Jim Parsons, Taylor Kitsch join HBO's "The Normal Heart"; and Annie Potts to star in ABC's "Murder in Manhattan."

[03/01/13 - 07:10 PM]
ABC Cancels "Zero Hour"; "Shark Tank" Repeats Assume Thursday Slot
Encores of the Friday staple will fill the Thursday, 8:00/7:00c hour for the next two weeks.







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[04/21/19 - 09:29 AM]
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The Alphabet's annual presentation leads the night in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[04/20/19 - 08:41 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Tops Adults 18-49 with NBA Playoffs
The Alphabet wins the demo crown however a repeat driven CBS is the most-watched broadcaster.

[04/19/19 - 10:07 AM]
Bravo Media Returns to the Big Easy When "Southern Charm New Orleans" Premieres Sunday, June 2 at 9PM ET/PT
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[04/19/19 - 09:23 AM]
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[04/19/19 - 09:00 AM]
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For the first time, it will be a live telecast, originating from Los Angeles, on Disney Channel and in DisneyNOW, with a simulcast on Radio Disney.

[04/19/19 - 08:12 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: "The Big Bang Theory" Tops Charts for CBS
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[04/19/19 - 08:01 AM]
Video: Trailer Debut - Get the First Look at Footage from Ava DuVernay's "When They See Us"
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[04/18/19 - 09:00 PM]
Jimmy Kimmel Brings an Unforgettable Night of Television to ABC with "Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons,'" Wednesday, May 22
Ellie Kemper, Jamie Foxx, Justina Machado, Marisa Tomei, Wanda Sykes, Will Ferrell and Woody Harrelson are among those slated to appear.

[04/18/19 - 05:07 PM]
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The special, which was taped at Hollywood's Dolby Theater, is filled with an elite lineup of talent paying homage to the iconic show and its director/producer George Schlatter with modern takes on timeless moments.

[04/18/19 - 04:45 PM]
NBC Shifts Two of Its Tuesday Series by Moving "The Village" to 8 p.m. and "The Voice" to 9 p.m.
The five-week change will begin April 23 and conclude May 21.

[04/18/19 - 12:15 PM]
ABC Slots "Bless This Mess" Pilot Encore in Advance of Second Episode
Look for its debut installment at 8:30/7:30c this Tuesday, April 23 (in place of "The Kids Are Alright") followed by a new episode at 9:30/8:30c.

[04/18/19 - 11:57 AM]
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[04/18/19 - 11:00 AM]
Lauren Corrao Joins Freeform as Executive Vice President, Original Programming and Development
Most recently she was co-president of Tornante TV, an independent studio owned by former Disney CEO Michael Eisner.

[04/18/19 - 11:00 AM]
FOX Renews "Last Man Standing," Starring Tim Allen, for the 2019-2020 Season
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[04/18/19 - 10:44 AM]
Governor Cuomo Announces Netflix Will Expand New York Presence with New Production Hub in New York City
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