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[07/22/13 - 11:35 PM]
Development Update: Monday, July 22
Updates include: Syfy developing "12 Monkeys" as TV series; K.J. Steinberg to get "Lawless" at ABC; and Steven Cabral boards ABC Family's "Ravenswood."

[07/22/13 - 04:12 PM]
ESPN's Open Championship Sets Cable Viewership Records
ESPN spins the numbers for Saturday, July 20 and Sunday, July 21.

[07/22/13 - 04:12 PM]
ABC Special Coverage "The Royal Baby: Heir to the Throne" - Barbara Walters to Anchor Special Edition of "20/20" Tuesday at 10:00 PM
The one-hour special will replace the previously announced repeat of "Body of Proof."

[07/22/13 - 04:08 PM]
Friday's Cable Ratings: Disney Dominates with "Teen Beach Movie," "Liv and Maddie"
Plus: numbers for VH1's "Miss You Much," Starz's "Magic City" and TNT's "72 Hours."

[07/22/13 - 03:21 PM]
It's Official: ABC Family Cancels "Bunheads"
The news comes exactly one week after the cable channel axed fellow bubble series "The Lying Game."

[07/22/13 - 01:42 PM]
A Dateline Special: The Little Prince Airs Tonight at 10P ET/9P Central
The one-hour special will replace "Siberia" in tonight's NBC lineup.

[07/22/13 - 01:39 PM]
ESPN2 to Present First-Ever Live Telecast of the CrossFit Games Finals July 28
In addition, ESPN3 - in its third consecutive year of CrossFit Games coverage - will present at least 30 hours of live action Friday, July 26 - Sunday, July 28.

[07/22/13 - 01:24 PM]
FOX Sports Announces Studio & Game Broadcasters for Expanded College Football Coverage
The FOX college football season begins Thursday, August 29, with three straight days of coverage on FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports Networks (FSN) and FOX College Sports (FCS).

[07/22/13 - 01:04 PM]
TLC Premieres Its First "Scripted" Project "Surviving the In-Laws"
Two half-hour episodes will premiere back-to-back on Wednesday, July 31 starting at 10:00/9:00c.

[07/22/13 - 01:01 PM]
Labrinth Featuring Emeli Sande to Perform on NBC's "America's Got Talent" Results Show July 24
Plus: for the first time ever, a broadcast competition reality series will allow the audience to vote for contestants via Tweet.

[07/22/13 - 12:53 PM]
FXX to Launch Comedy Flagships on September 4, 2013
"It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia," "The League" and "Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell" will all return on said date.

[07/22/13 - 12:12 PM]
Disney Channel's Intergalactic Animated Comedy Series "Wander Over Yonder" from Emmy Award-Winning Producer Craig McCracken Premieres Friday, September 13
Plus: look for a special preview following the premiere of "Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel" on Friday, August 16.

[07/22/13 - 11:40 AM]
Nate Silver - Renowned Statistician, Author and Founder of FiveThirtyEight - Joins ESPN in Multi-Faceted Role
FiveThirtyEight will also continue to provide data-driven coverage of politics, including forecasts of the 2014 and 2016 elections.

[07/22/13 - 10:55 AM]
TLC Spotlights Hollywood Hopefuls in "Raising Fame"
The one-hour special premieres Wednesday, August 7 at 9:30/8:30c.

[07/22/13 - 10:55 AM]
BBC America to Co-Produce New Series "Atlantis" for Supernatural Saturday
The cast includes Mark Addy, Jemima Rooper, Juliet Stevenson, Sarah Parish, Robert Emms, Aiysha Hart and Jack Donnelly.

[07/22/13 - 10:54 AM]
New Custom Motorcycle Series "Let It Ride" Raises Hell on Two Wheels, Premieres 8/14, 9 PM
The National Geographic Channel comes from Pilgrim Studios, the company behind "Wicked Tuna."

[07/22/13 - 10:08 AM]
"Would You Fall for That?" Premieres Friday, July 26 on ABC
The series, from the creators of "What Would You Do?," secretly transforms everyday locations into settings for social experiments.

[07/22/13 - 10:06 AM]
NBC Entertainment Names Kahli Small, Senior Vice President, Drama Development
Most recently Small was Executive Vice President of Production and Development for Graham King's production company, GK Films.

[07/22/13 - 10:00 AM]
CMT Heads to Sturgis Buffalo Chip for Seven Nights of Badass When the First-Ever "CMT Bike Week" Kicks Off August 18 at 8 P.M. ET/PT
Highlights include the return of "Dog & Beth: On the Hunt" on its new night, Saturday, August 24 at 9:00/8:00c.

[07/22/13 - 09:56 AM]
"Come Dine with Me" Series Premiere - Thursday, August 22 at 10:30PM on Lifetime!
Todd Pettengill hosts the import of the U.K. reality series, which was originally developed by BBC America.

[07/22/13 - 09:36 AM]
TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress" Enters Into 10th Season on Friday, August 16 at 9/8c
Plus: on Friday, August 9 at 9:00/8:00c, look for an all-new "Say Yes to the Dress: The Big Day" special.

[07/22/13 - 09:27 AM]
ABC Family Stars Cody Christian ("Pretty Little Liars") and Ashton Moio ("Twisted") to Participate in Live Twitter Chats Tuesday, July 23
They'll be up on @ReallyCody and @AshtonMoio during the East Coast broadcasts of their series.

[07/22/13 - 09:26 AM]
Stars Ryan Lane of "Switched at Birth" and Danny Nucci and Madisen Beaty of "The Fosters" to Participate in Live Twitter Chats Monday, July 22
They will be tweeting via their handles @RyanLane1123, @TheDannyNucci and @madisenbeaty during said telecasts.

[07/22/13 - 09:18 AM]
"Big Brother" Reaches Summer-High Ratings for the Second Consecutive Broadcast
CBS spins the numbers for Sunday, July 21.

[07/22/13 - 09:01 AM]
"Crossing Lines" Is Currently Up Versus Last Week in Adults 18-49 as Well as #1 in Men 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, July 21.

[07/22/13 - 08:52 AM]
WE tv Hosts a "Marriage Boot Camp: Bridezillas" Bonus Night on Friday, July 26
Highlights include a one-hour tell-all reunion show as well as a closer look at the season's most popular and explosive couple.

[07/22/13 - 08:35 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Tops Viewers, Splits Demos with FOX
The latter's "Axe Cop/High School USA!" preview fairs modestly last night.

[07/22/13 - 08:23 AM]
Sundance Channel to Showcase Their Primetime Emmy(R) Nominated Miniseries with Marathon Airings of "Top of the Lake" (July 28) and "Restless" (July 31)
The former received Outstanding Miniseries or Movie and acting noms for Elisabeth Moss and Peter Mullan.

[07/22/13 - 08:23 AM]
Destination America Snares a Second Season of Monstrous Hit "Mountain Monsters"
Production on new 60-minute episodes will begin later this year.

[07/22/13 - 07:10 AM]
"Mr. Selfridge" Season II to Air on "Masterpiece" on PBS
The first season reached nearly 15 million viewers over its eight episodes, with an average viewing audience of 4 million people an episode.

[07/22/13 - 05:03 AM]
Entertainment Studios Renews "Justice for All with Cristina Perez" for Seasons 2 and 3
The series has received a firm "go" for seasons 2 and 3 and is now cleared in 85 percent of U.S. television markets.

[07/22/13 - 12:29 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time's" Robert Carlyle at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast and creators of the ABC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:28 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time's" Michael Raymond-James at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast and creators of the ABC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:27 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time's" Lana Parrilla at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast and creators of the ABC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:26 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time's" Josh Dallas at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast and creators of the ABC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:25 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time's" Jennifer Morrison at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast and creators of the ABC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:24 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time's" Ginnifer Goodwin at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast and creators of the ABC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:23 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time's" Colin O'Donoghue at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast and creators of the ABC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:22 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time's" Adam Horowitz & Edward Kitsis at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast and creators of the ABC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:21 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time in Wonderland's" Naveen Andrews at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the ABC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:20 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Once Upon a Time in Wonderland's" Emma Rigby & Michael Socha at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the ABC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:19 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "How I Met Your Mother's" Josh Radnor & Pamela Fryman at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast and creators of the CBS series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:18 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "How I Met Your Mother's" Craig Thomas & Carter Bays at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast and creators of the CBS series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:17 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "How I Met Your Mother's" Cobie Smulders & Neil Patrick Harris at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast and creators of the CBS series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:16 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "How I Met Your Mother's" Alyson Hannigan & Jason Segel at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast and creators of the CBS series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:15 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Grimm's" Silas Weir Mitchell at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the NBC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:14 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Grimm's" Sasha Roiz at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the NBC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:13 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Grimm's" Reggie Lee at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the NBC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:12 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Grimm's" David Giuntoli at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the NBC series during the event.

[07/22/13 - 12:11 AM]
Video: A Few Minutes With... "Grimm's" Bitsie Tulloch at San Diego Comic-Con
Check out our visit with the cast of the NBC series during the event.







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[08/01/14 - 01:49 PM]
DIY Network Achieved Most-Watched July Primetime Ever Among P25-54 Viewers in July
DIY Network spins the numbers for the month of July.

[08/01/14 - 01:18 PM]
ESPN Goes to Portland for the 2014 MLS All-Star Game
ESPN media platforms will combine to provide unprecedented coverage of the game, between a team of Major League Soccer All-Stars and Bayern Munich on Wednesday, August 6.

[08/01/14 - 01:15 PM]
HGTV Scores Best July Ever
HGTV spins the numbers for the month of July.

[08/01/14 - 11:01 AM]
The Walt Disney Company and the National Cable Television Cooperative Announce Robust Long-Term Distribution Agreement
As part of the new multi-year deal, the NCTC will introduce several new services, including the full suite of authenticated WATCH and video-on-demand products.

[08/01/14 - 10:55 AM]
Live Twitter(R) Chat with "The Quest" Executive Producers and the First Eliminated Contestant, Friday, August 1
Join Mark Ordesky, Jane Fleming, Rob Eric and the first Paladin banished from Everealm as they answer your questions about last night's exciting series premiere.

[08/01/14 - 10:20 AM]
Dierks Bentley Brings a Special Performance from His Headlining Riser Tour to CMT's "Hot 20 Countdown" This Weekend as Part of the Mountain Dew(R) CMT Summer Concert Series
Bentley has invited the series on the road of his tour, making special appearances in all four installments and bringing fans new videos along with a behind-the-scenes look from the road.

[08/01/14 - 09:01 AM]
Sarah Hyland to Co-Host "Teen Choice 2014" Sunday, August 10, Live on FOX
Also scheduled to appear: Taylor Swift, Ansel Elgort, Victoria Justice, Collins Key, Laura and Vanessa Marano, Ian Somerhalder, Odeya Rush, Brenton Thwaites and Ariana Grande.

[08/01/14 - 08:48 AM]
"Last Comic Standing" Matches a Six-Week High in 18-49 Rating
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, July 31.

[08/01/14 - 08:32 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Continues Win Streak in Both Viewers, Demos
The Eye was the top draw among total viewers and adults 18-49 for the fifth consecutive week.

[08/01/14 - 08:30 AM]
ABC's "The Quest" Debut Ties a Summer Time-Slot High and "NY Med" Wins at 10pm with a Best-Since-Premiere Number
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, July 31.

[08/01/14 - 07:46 AM]
Escape Acquires Rights to More Than 500 Episodes of Three Popular True Crime Television Series
"Snapped," "Unsolved Mysteries" and "Forensic Files" have all been licensed to the fledgling network.

[08/01/14 - 07:43 AM]
ESPN to Follow Path of USA Basketball Men's National Team to the "2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup"
The USA Basketball National team is coached by legendary Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski and potentially headlined by superstars Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry, Paul George, Derrick Rose and James Harden, among others.

[08/01/14 - 07:23 AM]
HBO Confirms Debut Date of "Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways" - Series to Launch Its Eight-Episode Season Friday, Oct. 17
Directed by Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, each one-hour episode of the unprecedented documentary series is devoted to a different American musical landmark.

[08/01/14 - 07:03 AM]
FOX Sports 1 Kicks Off August with Big Week of Boxing
Sammy Vasquez Jr. and James Stevenson square off in a main event IBF/USBA Welterweight title bout presented by Mike Tyson's Iron Mike Productions on Friday, August 8.

[08/01/14 - 07:00 AM]
Science Channel's "Man vs. the Universe" Delves Into Mankind's New Race to Tame the Cosmos
The three-part series launches Wednesday, August 13 at 10:00/9:00c on the network.