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[01/21/14 - 11:19 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, January 21
Updates include: Jesse L. Martin joins The CW's "The Flash"; Rashida Jones to lead "Tribeca" at TBS; and NBC opts not to proceed with its Octavia Spencer-led "Murder, She Wrote" revival.

[01/21/14 - 02:48 PM]
TNT's "Cold Justice" Continues to Make an Impact in Second Season With Confessions and Indictments
TNT spins the numbers for Friday, January 17.

[01/21/14 - 02:35 PM]
Disney Channel Original Movie "Cloud 9" Captures Gold With 5 Million Total Viewers
Disney Channel spins the numbers for Friday, January 17.

[01/21/14 - 02:34 PM]
Friday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: "Blue Bloods" Tops Viewers, "Shark Tank" Leads Demos
Plus: numbers for HBO's "Real Time with Bill Maher," Syfy's "Helix" and Spike TV's "10 Million Dollar Bigfoot Bounty."

[01/21/14 - 02:30 PM]
"24: Live Another Day" Appoints Tate Donovan
He'll play the White House Chief of Staff, who is married to Kim Raver's Audrey Raines.

[01/21/14 - 01:10 PM]
"Enlisted" Marches to Fridays at 9:00 PM Beginning January 24, on FOX
The newcomer will trade places with "Raising Hope," which moves to 9:30/8:30c.

[01/21/14 - 01:00 PM]
Disney Channel Bids Farewell to "Good Luck Charlie," with the Series Finale Airing Sunday, February 16
The week leading up to the series finale, the cast of "Good Luck Charlie" will each host a night of their favorite episodes.

[01/21/14 - 12:05 PM]
"NCIS: Los Angeles," "CSI" and "Criminal Minds" All Deliver Series-High Live Plus 3-Day Viewer Lifts
CBS further spins the numbers for Tuesday, January 14 and Wednesday, January 15.

[01/21/14 - 12:04 PM]
"Flowers in the Attic" Locks in 6.1 Million Viewers
Lifetime spins the numbers for Saturday, January 18.

[01/21/14 - 11:53 AM]
Super Bowl Pooping You Out? Destination America Offers Game-Day Alternative with the "Toilet Bowl": A Marathon of Its Series "King of Thrones"
Take a much-needed timeout with Destination America's game-day marathon from 12-3 PM ET on Sunday, February 2.

[01/21/14 - 11:44 AM]
Henderson Faces Thomson in Battle of Top-5 Ranked Lightweights on FOX UFC Saturday
The two-hour main card features three more exciting matchups, including No. 8-ranked Stipe Miocic (10-1) against resurgent heavyweight contender and No. 12-ranked Gabriel Gonzaga.

[01/21/14 - 11:35 AM]
Discovery Channel's First Ever Mini-Series "Klondike" Delivered 3.4 Million Viewers on Monday
Discovery spins the numbers for Monday, January 20.

[01/21/14 - 10:55 AM]
Discovery Channel Searches for the Next Best Invention on "Billy Bob's Gags to Riches" Tuesday, January 28 at 10 PM ET/PT
Meet Jonah White, novelty king and owner of Billy Bob World in Hardin, Illinois - a place where redneck inventors can pitch their best ideas in hopes of striking it rich.

[01/21/14 - 09:21 AM]
"Game of Thrones" Exhibition Returns with New Installations
Mexico City, Austin, Rio de Janeiro, Oslo, Toronto, Belfast and Vancouver are among the scheduled stops.

[01/21/14 - 09:13 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Pulls in Front with "Sleepy Hollow" Finale
"How I Met Your Mother" on CBS however is the night's top draw among adults 18-49.

[01/21/14 - 09:02 AM]
"Hollywood Game Night" Tops Last July's Series Premiere by 10% to Set a New Series Record in Total Viewers
NBC spins the numbers for Monday, January 20.

[01/21/14 - 08:58 AM]
Whole Foods Market(R) and Pivot Announce New TV Series "Dark Rye"
The first episode, hosted by Kirk Lombard, a Bay Area fisherman and forager, airs Wednesday, January 22 at 9:30/8:30c.

[01/21/14 - 08:22 AM]
2014 Breakthrough Prizes to Air on Science Channel
This prestigious event - airing Monday, January 27 - also includes a special performance by Grammy nominated artist Lana Del Rey.

[01/21/14 - 08:08 AM]
Nat Geo WILD's "The Incredible Dr. Pol" Delivers Record Ratings for the Network in All Key Demos on Saturday, Jan. 18
Nat Geo WILD spins the numbers for Saturday, January 18.

[01/21/14 - 07:38 AM]
Cast of "The Walking Dead" Coming to TBS's "Conan" Thursday, Feb. 6
Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Lauren Cohan, Steven Yeun, Danai Gurira and Melissa McBride are all slated to appear.

[01/21/14 - 07:11 AM]
"Power" to Surge at MIPTV 2014
"We are looking forward to bringing this story to audiences around the world," said executive producer Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson.

[01/21/14 - 07:10 AM]
WE tv's Original Series "Mary Mary" Is Back with an Explosive Third Season on Thursday, February 27 at 9PM ET/PT
Their personal lives are demanding all the attention as Erica and Tina Campbell's world is turned upside-down from shocking betrayals and devastating news.

[01/21/14 - 06:31 AM]
Grammy(R) Nominees Gary Clark Jr. and Hunter Hayes To Perform on the 56th Annual Grammy Awards(R)
Plus: the latest presenters include Marc Anthony, Black Sabbath, Zac Brown, Gloria Estefan, Anna Faris, Jamie Foxx, Ariana Grande, Neil Patrick Harris, Olivia Harrison, Anna Kendrick, Alicia Keys and more!

[01/21/14 - 06:01 AM]
Nickelodeon Breaks Bread with Brand-New Animated Series Breadwinners, Delivering Monday, Feb. 17, at 7:30 P.M. (ET/PT)
Following the premiere, new episodes will continue Saturday, February 22 at 11:00 a.m. (ET/PT), in its regular timeslot on Nickelodeon.

[01/21/14 - 06:01 AM]
Miley Cyrus Returns to MTV to Transform the "Unplugged" Stage
"Miley Cyrus: MTV Unplugged" will premiere on MTV on Wednesday, January 29 at 9:00/8:00c.

[01/21/14 - 03:31 AM]
Starz Worldwide Distribution Expands Exclusive Licensing Distribution Deal for Starz Original Series, Movies and Other TV Content with Amedia in Russia, Georgia, CIS & The Baltics
The agreement also gives Amedia access to Starz Worldwide Distribution's future Starz original series over the lifetime of the agreement.

[01/21/14 - 03:02 AM]
Reelz to Broadcast the 22nd Annual Movieguide Awards Saturday, March 1 with Encore Airing Sunday, March 2
Bill Engvall, television personality and Blue Collar Comedy star will host the show.

[01/20/14 - 11:05 PM]
Development Update: Monday, January 20
Updates include: "Barbarella" TV series lands at Amazon; Patrick J. Adams, Jason Isaacs board "Rosemary's Baby"; and Jake Sandvig tapped as lead in TBS's "Living the Dream."

[01/20/14 - 01:19 PM]
"Sherlock" Makes Long-Awaited Return to "Masterpiece" on PBS With an Average Audience of 4 Million Viewers
PBS spins the numbers for Sunday, January 19.

[01/20/14 - 12:09 PM]
55.9 Million Viewers Tune Into NFC Championship Game on FOX
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Sunday, January 19.

[01/20/14 - 11:09 AM]
"Live with Kelly and Michael" Announces the Return of "Live's Search for Unstoppable Moms"
From now through February 7, viewers can nominate outstanding moms who they know and love, and fifteen semi-finalists will be announced live on-air the week of March 3.

[01/20/14 - 10:32 AM]
PBS Announces New Programming During Winter 2014 TCA Session
The network recaps its various announcements from the event.

[01/20/14 - 10:31 AM]
PBS Announces New Ken Burns Film on "Country Music"
The project will chronicle the history of a uniquely American art form, rising from the experiences of remarkable people in distinctive regions of our nation.

[01/20/14 - 10:30 AM]
PBS Announces Second Season of Critically Acclaimed Drama "Last Tango in Halifax" to Debut on Sunday, June 29, 2014
Plus: new sitcom "Vicious," also starring "Tango" lead Derek Jacobi, will join the lineup on Sunday, July 6.

[01/20/14 - 10:29 AM]
Nature as Never Before: PBS Announces "Earth - A New Wild" for Spring 2015 Broadcast
The series is hosted by Dr. M. Sanjayan who takes viewers on a stunning visual journey to explore how humans are inextricably woven into every aspect of the planet's natural systems.

[01/20/14 - 10:28 AM]
PBS Salutes Veterans in Programs Timed to Memorial Day and 70th Anniversary of D-Day
Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise will co-host the network's annual "National Memorial Day Concert" special.

[01/20/14 - 10:27 AM]
PBS Launches "Think Wednesday," Offering Weekly Three-Hour Primetime Line-up of Nature, Science and Technology Programs
Highlights include new episodes of acclaimed series "Nature" and "Nova" at 8:00/7:00c and 9:00/8:00c, respectively.

[01/20/14 - 09:56 AM]
Exclusive: TBS to "Deal with It" Once Again Beginning March 19
The hidden-camera game show, hosted by Theo Von and produced by Howie Mandel's Alevy Productions, will air Wednesdays at 10:30/9:30c.

[01/20/14 - 09:39 AM]
"Klondike" Themed Episode of Discovery Channel's "The Dirt" to Air Monday, January 20 at 7PM
Co-stars Richard Madden, Abbie Cornish, Johnny Simmons and Conor Leslie will appear on the installment, as will "Gold Rush's" Parker Schnabel, "Dakota" Fred Hurt and Dustin Hurt.

[01/20/14 - 08:46 AM]
NBC Movie of the Week "Bridesmaids" Grows by 71% in Adults 18-49 from Its First Hour to Its Third
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, January 19.

[01/20/14 - 08:35 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Dominates with NFC Championship, "The Following"
Said coverage is up a few ticks from the comparable game a year ago.

[01/20/14 - 07:25 AM]
"The NFL on CBS" Scores with Second Highest Rating for AFC Championship Game in 27 Years
CBS spins the numbers for Sunday, January 19.

[01/19/14 - 04:47 PM]
Will Smith and U2 Set as First Guests for "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"
Twice nominated for an Oscar ("Ali," "The Pursuit of Happyness"), Smith is also an established recording artist who has won four Grammy Awards.

[01/19/14 - 04:14 PM]
Video: "About a Boy" - TCA Reel 2014
Watch the special premiere Friday, February 21 after The Olympics.

[01/19/14 - 02:42 PM]
Video: "Crisis" - TCA Reel 2014
The most emotionally charged action thriller of the season premieres Sunday, March 16 on NBC.

[01/19/14 - 01:49 PM]
Video: "Hollywood Game Night" - TCA Reel 2014
Jane Lynch pits celebrities against one another for a hilarious night of competitive party games.

[01/19/14 - 12:18 PM]
Video: "Believe" - TCA Reel 2014
Don't miss the special premiere of the J.J. Abrams-produced series on Monday, March 10 after "The Voice."

[01/19/14 - 11:09 AM]
Video: "Growing Up Fisher" - TCA Reel 2014
Get a look at the heartwarming new comedy, premiering February 23 on NBC.

[01/19/14 - 10:59 AM]
"Saturday Night Live" Is the #1 Telecast of the Night on the Big 4 Networks in Both Metered-Market Households and 18-49 Rating
NBC spins the numbers for Saturday, January 18.

[01/19/14 - 10:58 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, "20/20" Lead Low Key Evening
The newsmagazine's 0.9 rating among adults 18-49 leads all programming in said demo.







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[07/29/14 - 10:00 AM]
VH1 Picks Up "Hit the Floor" for a Third Season
Season 3 of VH1's "Hit the Floor" is expected to premiere in May 2015 with 10 new episodes.

[07/29/14 - 09:17 AM]
NBC Will Present Thrilling Three Hour Special "American Ninja Warrior: USA vs. The World" Monday, September 15 (8 - 11 PM ET/PT)
Five of the top competitors from "American Ninja Warrior" will go head-to-head against competitors from Japan and from Europe in a high-stakes competition on the show's famed four-stage finals course.

[07/29/14 - 09:06 AM]
Does Bad Blood Breed Better Art? Find Out On The New Season of "Ink Master" Starting Tuesday, September 2 at 10 PM, ET/PT
This season it is not just about the rivalries you create on the show, each contestant is coming into this competition with a personal tattoo rival.

[07/29/14 - 08:54 AM]
"Running Wild with Bear Grylls" Is the #2 New Reality Show Premiere This Summer on the Big 4
NBC spins the numbers for Monday, July 28.

[07/29/14 - 08:32 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: "The Bachelorette" Goes Out on Top
The show's full night finale puts ABC in front among both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[07/29/14 - 08:30 AM]
ABC Wins Monday as "The Bachelorette" Closes with Its Biggest Audience This Season
ABC spins the numbers for Monday, July 28.

[07/29/14 - 08:21 AM]
Nick News with Linda Ellerbee "Now Hear This! What If You Were Deaf?" Premieres Tuesday, Aug. 5, 8PM (ET/PT)
What is it like to be deaf? What is it like to not hear music, friends, family, the phone, a smoke alarm or an oncoming car?

[07/29/14 - 08:03 AM]
Tim Howard Joins NBC Sports Group's Premier League Broadcast Team
Howard will work up to 10 Premier League games this season, serving as game analyst in the booth or in an on-site studio for the pre-game, halftime and post-game shows.

[07/29/14 - 07:55 AM]
ESPN Networks Combine to Carry 82 Little League World Series Regional Games
ESPN's total Little League World Series commitment is 133 games, including 32 from Williamsport and eight World Series championship games across several divisions.

[07/29/14 - 07:45 AM]
CNBC Comes to Apple TV - World Leader in Business News Is the First NBCUniversal Property on Apple TV
"We are excited to bring CNBC to Apple TV and give our audience a new opportunity to engage with our programming," said Mark Hoffman, President, CNBC.

[07/29/14 - 07:07 AM]
espnW Builds on Themes from Acclaimed Nine for IX Series to Launch Innovative Knowledge Center
The site, located on espnW.com, provides discussion guides, posters and community forums for each of the films, as well as free copies of the Nine for IX box set.

[07/29/14 - 07:06 AM]
NBC Sports Group Launches New Reality Series - "Mecum Dealmakers" - July 31 at 10 P.M. ET on NBCSN
"Mecum Dealmakers" dovetails off of the Mecum Auctions series on NBCSN, and tells the story of President and Founder Dana Mecum and his son Frank Mecum.

[07/28/14 - 02:27 PM]
HGTV to Begin Production on "Mark & Derek's Excellent Flip" Featuring Derek Hough and Mark Ballas
Instead of dancing a perfect paso doble, champion dancers Derek Hough and Mark Ballas will be kicking up dust on their latest project - a home renovation series on HGTV.

[07/28/14 - 02:05 PM]
ESPN's Multiplatform Coverage of Little League Baseball and Softball Divisional Championships Begins July 30
The championship games will lead into ESPN's multiplatform coverage of the Little League World Series presented by Kellogg's Frosted Flakes from Williamsport, Pa, beginning Thursday, August 14.

[07/28/14 - 01:33 PM]
"Criminal Minds" and "Extant" to Swap Time Periods Starting This Wednesday, July 30
"Criminal Minds" will return to its regular 9:00/8:00c slot followed by new drama "Extant" at 10:00/9:00c.