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[01/22/14 - 11:17 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, January 22
Updates include: David O. Russell, Susannah Grant land series order at ABC; Jaimie Alexander, Lina Esco to be "Open" for HBO; and Ann Peacock to pen CBS mini-series "The Dovekeepers."

[01/22/14 - 05:33 PM]
Jeffrey Tambor To Reunite with Will Arnett on CBS's "The Millers"
In the episode, Nathan (Arnett) and Ray (J.B. Smoove) pitch their station owner, Ed Dolan (Tambor), a Saturday morning kids program inspired by Tom's (Beau Bridges) imagination.

[01/22/14 - 04:35 PM]
Music from Grammy Award Nominees Tonight on "CSI"
Among those featured: Nine Inch Nails ("Find My Way"), Vampire Weekend ("Unbelievers") and Dave Grohl, Alain Johannes and Joshua Homme ("A Trick With No Sleeve").

[01/22/14 - 03:51 PM]
Monday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: CBS Comedies Top Viewers, Demos
Plus: numbers for FX's "Chozen," E!'s "Rich Kids of Beverly Hills" and A&E's "Bad Ink."

[01/22/14 - 02:19 PM]
ABC Family's "The Fosters" Soars to Record Highs in Total Viewers and Target Demos
ABC Family spins the numbers for Monday, January 20.

[01/22/14 - 01:56 PM]
Syfy's "Opposite Worlds" Becomes Channel's Most-Watched Series Debut Among Women 18-34 Since 2008
Syfy spins the numbers for Tuesday, January 21.

[01/22/14 - 01:26 PM]
FOX Scores with NFC Championship Game and Returns of "American Idol XIII" and "The Following"
FOX spins the numbers for the week of January 13-19.

[01/22/14 - 01:21 PM]
CMT to Partner with Kicker Country Stampede for Exclusive Coverage of Four-Day Festival with Country's Biggest Superstars
Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Chris Young, Joe Nichols, Dustin Lynch, Thomas Rhett, Charlie Worsham, Tyler Farr, Joe Diffie, Jon Pardi, Sarah Darling, 6 Degrees West and Logan Mize are among the performers for the four-day festival.

[01/22/14 - 12:22 PM]
E! Goes Live from the Star Studded Red Carpet on Music's Biggest Night at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, January 26
Plus: look for "Fashion Police: The 2014 Grammy Awards" on Monday, January 27 at 10:00/9:00c.

[01/22/14 - 12:03 PM]
Sunday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: NFC Championship Delivers Nearly 56 Million Viewers
Plus: numbers for E!'s "Rich Kids of Beverly Hills," HBO's "True Detective" and Showtime's "House of Lies."

[01/22/14 - 12:02 PM]
Everyone's Favorite Big Balls Are Coming Back! ABC Picks Up "Wipeout" for a Seventh Season
The new season will continue to bring lots of laughter, with new special themed episodes, including a chance to win a date with Jill Wagner.

[01/22/14 - 12:01 PM]
ESPN's 2014 ACC Labor Day, Thursday and Friday Football Schedule
ESPN's popular Thursday night series - "ESPN College Football Primetime" - will include five ACC matchups.

[01/22/14 - 11:58 AM]
Saturday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: "Flowers in the Attic," "Sam & Cat" Top Charts
Plus: numbers for OWN's "Mom's Got Game," CMT's "My Big Redneck Family" and TLC's "Sex Sent Me to the ER."

[01/22/14 - 11:43 AM]
The Autobots Are Back as "Transformers Rescue Bots" Returns for Its Second Season on The Hub Network, March 1
Beginning on Saturday, March 8, new episodes of the show will air at 1:30 p.m. ET/10:30 a.m. PT.

[01/22/14 - 11:38 AM]
CMT Celebrates 35 Years of "The Dukes of Hazzard" with Eight Hours of the Most-Loved Episodes in HD on Sunday, January 26
The series returned to CMT earlier this month, airing for the first time in high-definition.

[01/22/14 - 11:38 AM]
The Greatest Event in Television History #4 Special Airs Thursday Night at Midnight ET/PT on Adult Swim!
After three failed attempts, Adam Scott finally thinks he may have nailed down The Greatest Event in Television History.

[01/22/14 - 11:37 AM]
TBS Tops the Charts for the Week as Basic Cable's #1 Network in Primetime Delivery of Adults 18-34
Turner spins the numbers for the week of January 13-19.

[01/22/14 - 11:31 AM]
Disney Channel Is the Week's #1 Cable TV Network in Prime in Total Viewers; 24-Hour Disney Junior Channel Is TV's #1 Preschool Network for the 42nd Consecutive Week
Disney Channel spins the numbers for the week of January 13-19.

[01/22/14 - 11:17 AM]
MTV Throws Down a #ThrowBack with First-Ever "Retromania: Hip Hop Week" Celebrating Best Pop Culture Moments From Late 90s to Mid-2000s
The week will culminate with the one-hour special, "Retromania: Hip Hop," on Saturday, February 1 at 2:30 p.m. ET/PT on MTV.

[01/22/14 - 11:14 AM]
NBC Sports Group Premieres 2014 Fight Night Season Friday, Jan. 24, at 10 P.M. ET on NBCSN
NBC Sports Group's 2014 Fight Night action features a record eight matches - seven shows on NBCSN and one on NBC.

[01/22/14 - 11:13 AM]
"Live with Kelly and Michael" Announces "Live's Look as Young as You Feel Makeover" Contest
One grand prize winner will receive a trip for two to Los Angeles, with seats at the Academy Awards(R) red carpet and tickets to "Live's After Oscar Show."

[01/22/14 - 11:03 AM]
GSN Premieres All-New Episodes of "Minute to Win It" Hosted by Speed-Skating Champion Apolo Anton Ohno
The new episodes will air every Tuesday night at 8:00/7:00c beginning February 25.

[01/22/14 - 10:52 AM]
Entertainment Icon Betty White Brings Her Hidden Camera Series "Betty White's Off Their Rockers" to Lifetime with an All-New Season, Friday, February 28
Look for the first of 20 new episodes at 9:00/8:00c and 9:30/8:30c on the cable channel.

[01/22/14 - 10:52 AM]
Stars of ABC Family's "Melissa & Joey" and "Baby Daddy" to Participate in Live Twitter Chat With Fans Tonight
The former's Sterling Knight and the latter's Chelsea Kane will be on Twitter during their respective East Coast telecasts.

[01/22/14 - 10:51 AM]
Versus the Same Week Last Year, NBC Is Up 8% in Adults 18-49 and 23% in Total Viewers
NBC spins the numbers for the week of January 13-19.

[01/22/14 - 10:25 AM]
NBC Renews Acclaimed Daytime Drama "Days of Our Lives" Through 2015-16 Season
"Days" will celebrate its 50th year on television in November 2015, continuing its tradition of passion, intrigue and adventure and cementing its place in television history.

[01/22/14 - 10:20 AM]
ABC Delivers 4 of the Week's Top 20 Non-Sports TV Shows in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for the week of January 13-19.

[01/22/14 - 10:08 AM]
ESPN's Seventh Jimmy V Week Sets Fundraising Record: $1.8 Million
In seven years, Jimmy V Week has generated $8,246,000 in total contributions for The V Foundation for Cancer Research.

[01/22/14 - 09:58 AM]
Fuse Covers All Angles of the 56th Annual Grammy(R) Awards
Fuse News senior contributing correspondent Jack Osbourne will cover all of the action as music's brightest stars and biggest players walk the carpet from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

[01/22/14 - 09:29 AM]
NBC Sports Group Adds Reporters Marty Snider & Kelli Stavast to NASCAR Broadcast Team
Snider and Stavast, each of whom have years of motorsports experience, will operate out of Charlotte, N.C., home to many of the sport's race teams and drivers.

[01/22/14 - 09:21 AM]
Bravo Media's Sunday Night Scores Season High Ratings as "Watch What Happens Live" and "Fashion Queens" Grow Double Digits
Bravo spins the numbers for Sunday, January 19.

[01/22/14 - 09:01 AM]
CBS Announces the 18 Castaways Competing on "Survivor"
The spring edition, filmed in Cagayan, a province in the Philippines, will be themed "Brawn vs. Brains vs. Beauty."

[01/22/14 - 08:49 AM]
"The Biggest Loser" Jumps 12% Week to Week in 18-49 and by 19% in Total Viewers for Its Top Results in Both Measures Since December 17
NBC spins the numbers for Tuesday, January 21.

[01/22/14 - 08:49 AM]
Video: Teaser for FX's Highly Anticipated New Series, "The Strain"
The vampire drama premieres this summer on the cable channel.

[01/22/14 - 08:49 AM]
"Live with Kelly and Michael" Is #1 for the 3rd Straight Week with Its Best Week in More Than 2 Years
Disney-ABC Domestic Television spins the numbers for the week of January 6-10.

[01/22/14 - 08:43 AM]
"Katie" Earns Season-Highs with Its Strongest Week in 1 Year
Disney-ABC Domestic Television spins the numbers for the week of January 6-10.

[01/22/14 - 08:41 AM]
"Millionaire" Hits Another Season-High with Its Top-Rated Week in Over 5 Months
Disney-ABC Domestic Television spins the numbers for the week of January 6-10.

[01/22/14 - 08:30 AM]
ABC's "Goldbergs" Spikes 67% Over Its Repeat "SHIELD" Lead-In in Adults 18-49 and Ranks as Tuesday's Most-Watched Comedy Overall
ABC spins the numbers for Tuesday, January 21.

[01/22/14 - 08:29 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Comedies Surge Absent Drama Competition
Said lineup posts its best numbers since premiere week.

[01/22/14 - 08:02 AM]
NBA on ESPN 2013-14 Schedule Update
Look for the Portland Trail Blazers at New York Knicks on February 5 and the Dallas Mavericks at Denver Nuggets on March 5.

[01/22/14 - 06:36 AM]
FOX Sports GO to Live Stream Super Bowl XLVIII
The special preview will allow all users to access content on FOX Sports GO from 12:00 AM ET on Sunday, February 2, until 3:00 AM ET on Monday, February 3.

[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.







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[12/19/14 - 03:15 PM]
David Schwimmer Cast as Attorney Robert Kardashian in "American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson"
He'll join the previously announced Cuba Gooding Jr. as O.J. Simpson and Sarah Paulson as Marcia Clark.

[12/19/14 - 12:47 PM]
"Whale Wars" Returns to Animal Planet January 2 with a World Premiere Three-Hour Event
Under legal siege, Captain Paul Watson is forced to hand the mission over to youthful veteran Peter Hammarstedt following a ruling from the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

[12/19/14 - 11:58 AM]
Velocity and Discovery Channel Announce the On Air Team for Barrett-Jackson Live
Coverage begins Tuesday, January 13 from 6-8 PM ET on Discovery Channel and continues through Sunday, January 18 from 2-7 PM ET on Velocity.

[12/19/14 - 10:12 AM]
"Night Will Fall," Revealing the Untold Story of a 1945 Film Detailing Concentration-Camp Atrocities, Debuts Jan. 26, Exclusively on HBO
The film juxtaposes horrific raw footage and scenes from the 1945 documentary with insights from the survivors, the soldiers who liberated them and the filmmakers who recorded these appalling images.

[12/19/14 - 10:02 AM]
USA Network Announces Series Pick-Up for New Drama "Mr. Robot"
The series stars Rami Malek, Christian Slater, Portia Doubleday, Carly Chaikin and Martin Wallstrom.

[12/19/14 - 10:02 AM]
Starz Releases New Video and Image from "Outlander"
The release is part of Starz's 25 Days of #OutlanderOfferings that has been giving fans something extra special for the holidays to get them through the #Droughtlander.

[12/19/14 - 10:00 AM]
AMC Casts International Film Star Daniel Wu as Lead of "Badlands" (WT)
The series tells the story of a ruthless, well-trained warrior named Sunny (Wu) and a young boy who embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment.

[12/19/14 - 09:20 AM]
"@midnight" Moves to 11:30 p.m. for Two Weeks Only; Comedy Central Premieres "Ari Shaffir: Paid Regular" and "This Is Not Happening" in January
The premiere episode of "This Is Not Happening" will be available on Amazon Instant Video on January 12 and in the Comedy Central App on January 13.

[12/19/14 - 08:41 AM]
"The People Magazine Awards" Generates NBC's Biggest Audience in Its Slot, Excluding "Peter Pan Live!" and NFL, Since October 23
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, December 18.

[12/19/14 - 08:39 AM]
Emmy(R)-Winning Series "Banshee" Returns for Third Season Jan. 9, Exclusively on Cinemax
New guest stars this season include Denis O'Hare, Chaske Spencer, Tom Pelphrey and Meaghan Rath.

[12/19/14 - 08:25 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: Comedies Power CBS to Top Spot
A repeat "The Big Bang Theory" and a new "Mom" lead the night among adults 18-49.

[12/19/14 - 08:08 AM]
Season Two of "My Big Redneck Family" Premieres Saturday, January 17 at 9 P.M., ET/PT
Tom Arnold is back to host the 13-episode second season as this lovable gang faces more parenting problems, marital misadventures and questionable career moves than ever before.

[12/19/14 - 08:03 AM]
First-Time People's Choice Award Nominee Iggy Azalea and Last Year's People's Choice Award Winner Fall Out Boy to Perform at "People's Choice Awards 2015"
They will join the lineup with recently announced performers Lady Antebellum.

[12/19/14 - 08:00 AM]
FOX's TV Everywhere Content Now Available to More Than 20 Million DirecTV Customers Nationwide
In addition, DirecTV will make the feeds of FX, FXX, FS1, FS2, National Geographic Channel and Nat Geo WILD available for out-of-home streaming on the DirecTV Everywhere platform.

[12/19/14 - 07:28 AM]
Travel Channel's Andrew Zimmern Gives Viewers a Tasty Look at Foods That Define Global Locations on New Series "Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations"
The 13-episode series, an extension of the popular "Bizarre Foods" franchise, takes viewers on an international journey to iconic cities around the world for a taste of their quintessential, not-to-be missed dishes.