or


    [wednesday, march 05, 2014]    
show: all posts | rants & reviews | interviews | ratings | video
[03/05/14 - 11:01 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, March 5
Updates include: Patricia Arquette to lead latest "CSI" spin-off at CBS; Diogo Morgado cast in The CW's "The Messengers"; and Penelope Ann Miller, Timothy Hutton board ABC's "American Crime."

[03/05/14 - 06:19 PM]
Actress Lindsay Lohan to Guest Star on "2 Broke Girls" April 14
She will play Claire Guinness, a soon-to-be-bride who asks Max and Caroline to make her wedding cake.

[03/05/14 - 03:54 PM]
"Little Couple," Record-Breaking Ratings
TLC spins the numbers for Tuesday, March 4.

[03/05/14 - 03:31 PM]
Tuesday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: "The Voice," "About a Boy" Lead Demo Race
Plus: numbers for BET's "The Game," TLC's "The Little Couple" and Syfy's "Carvers."

[03/05/14 - 01:58 PM]
El Rey Network Casts Gabriel Luna as Lead in Kurtzman/Orci Original, "Matador"
Nicky Whelan and Neil Hopkins have also been cast in the series which starts production later this month and is set for a July premiere.

[03/05/14 - 01:48 PM]
"Live with Kelly and Michael" Announces Fifth Annual "Top Teacher Week"
The series will honor teachers from across the country for making their schools better, and for their service and commitment to their students and communities.

[03/05/14 - 01:00 PM]
Nominations Announced for the "American Comedy Awards," Airing May 15 on NBC
"Brooklyn Nine-Nine," "Modern Family," "Parks and Recreation," "Saturday Night Live" and "Veep" are all up for Best Comedy Series.

[03/05/14 - 12:15 PM]
Fuse Counts Down "100 Most Award-Winning Artists"
Award-winners Nelly, Jack Antonoff and Cody Simpson host the 10-hour countdown filled with artists who have been honored at the Grammys, American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, Brit Awards, and even the Oscars.

[03/05/14 - 12:14 PM]
"Facts of Life" Stars Lisa Whelchel and Kim Fields Reunite in "For Better or For Worse" a Hallmark Channel Original Movie World Premiere Fall 2014
Antonio Cupo also stars in the project, an adaptation of the bestselling novel for the same name by Diann Hunt.

[03/05/14 - 12:09 PM]
"Lords of the Car Hoards" Premieres March 17 at 10 PM ET/PT on Discovery Channel
Hot rod guru Rick Dore and WWE superstar Chuck Palumbo are out to rebuild legendary cars and help car hoarders thin out their stockpiles of classic cars.

[03/05/14 - 12:06 PM]
TLC Orders Reality Series Starring Actress Leah Remini and Her Family
The network is pulling the curtain back on her life, revealing how this girl from the Brooklyn may be living in Los Angeles, but she's never really left her roots behind.

[03/05/14 - 11:30 AM]
"MasterChef Junior" Whips Up Season Three on FOX
Production on season two and season three will begin this spring.

[03/05/14 - 11:04 AM]
Cooking Channel Invites You to the Table for "Dinner at Tiffani's" Hosted by Tiffani Thiessen
The special - premiering Sunday, March 23 - will follow Tiffani as she showcases her culinary and entertaining skills with a delectable dinner party for her friends and former castmates.

[03/05/14 - 10:37 AM]
Ty Pennington to Host TNT's New Series "On the Menu," With Legendary Chef Emeril Lagasse as Menu Master
The series, due this fall, is being produced by One Three Media, with Mark Burnett serving as executive producer.

[03/05/14 - 10:30 AM]
NBC Sponsors Puppy Who Will Undergo Guide Dog Training
Guf, an 8-week old Yellow Labrador, has been adopted by the cast and crew of NBC's new comedy "Growing Up Fisher."

[03/05/14 - 10:24 AM]
Britt McHenry to Join ESPN as Washington, D.C.-Based Reporter
McHenry is currently a sports reporter in Washington, D.C at ABC7/WJLA-TV (since 2010) and at News Channel 8 (since 2008).

[03/05/14 - 10:03 AM]
Panic! At the Disco to Perform Their Late Night Debut of New Single, "This Is Gospel," on "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson," Wednesday, March 5
The band just wrapped up their sold out Too Weird to Live, Too Rare to Die! headline tour from their album of the same name (released October 2013).

[03/05/14 - 10:01 AM]
Home Cooks Across the Country Compete for Grand Prize and Title as "America's Best Cook"
Ted Allen hosts the series, premiering Sunday, April 13 at 9:00/8:00c on the cable channel.

[03/05/14 - 09:59 AM]
Fred Savage to Direct & Executive Produce IFC's "Garfunkel and Oates"
Savage will direct all eight half-hour episodes of the debut season, which is set to debut in late summer.

[03/05/14 - 09:58 AM]
Champions Will Rise on FOX Sports 1
FOX Sports 1 has the entire Big East Tournament from tip-off on Wednesday, March 12, until the champion is crowned on Saturday, March 15.

[03/05/14 - 09:51 AM]
"Blue Bloods" Delivers Series High Live +3-Day Lift in Viewers, Matches Series High in Adults 18-49
CBS further spins the numbers for Friday, February 28.

[03/05/14 - 09:46 AM]
"NCIS" Is Tuesday's Most Watched Program; CBS Wins Night in Viewers
CBS spins the numbers for Tuesday, March 4.

[03/05/14 - 09:43 AM]
Kevin Pereira Tapped to Host USA's One-Hour Special "Psych After Pshow" on Wednesday, March 26
Plus: Fans, affectionately known as "PSYCH-Os," can enter a lottery to win a pair of tickets at www.psych.usanetwork.com.

[03/05/14 - 09:30 AM]
Golf Channel's "Arnie," the Definitive Film Covering the Life and Legacy of Arnold Palmer - Three-Night Television Event Premieres Sunday, April 13 at 10 p.m. ET
Golf Channel spent the last year traveling with Palmer, collecting interviews from more than 100 people, sifting through hundreds of hours of archived film.

[03/05/14 - 09:24 AM]
Guest Star Brando Eaton of ABC Family's "Melissa & Joey" to Participate in Live Twitter Chat with Fans During East Coast Broadcast Tonight at 8PM ET/PT
Fans can tweet Eaton at @brandoeaton and using #MelissaandJoeychat in their message.

[03/05/14 - 09:20 AM]
HBO Launches "Game of Thrones" Mixtape
Mixtape includes exclusive tracks from Wale, Big Boi, Common and Daddy Yankee, in addition to songs from up-and-coming artists Snow Tha Product, Bodega Bamz, Magazeen and more.

[03/05/14 - 09:15 AM]
VH1 Greenlights New Shows Including Original Scripted Series "Hindsight" as Primetime Ratings Rise +33% Year-to-Date Among Adults 18-49
Other projects include "Drumline: A New Beat," "LeAnn & Eddie," "Suave Says" (working title), "Naked Dating" (working title) and "Make Or Break: The Linda Perry Project."

[03/05/14 - 09:02 AM]
AMC Announces Premiere Date for New Drama Series, "Halt and Catch Fire" - Sunday, June 1 at 10PM
In addition, "Halt and Catch Fire" will make its world debut this Saturday, March 8 at 11AM during the Film portion of the SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas.

[03/05/14 - 08:58 AM]
"Chicago Fire" Wins the 10 p.m. Hour in Adults 18-49 and Other Key Demos with Its Highest 18-49 Rating Since January 7
NBC spins the numbers for Tuesday, March 4.

[03/05/14 - 08:35 AM]
ABC's "SHIELD" Returns to Original to Lead Its Drama Competition in Men 18-34 and "The Goldbergs" Returns to Beat Fox's "New Girl"
ABC spins the numbers for Tuesday, March 4.

[03/05/14 - 08:32 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: "The Voice" Keeps NBC on Top in Demos
The Peacock's "About a Boy" and "Chicago Fire" also post week-to-week gains among adults 18-49.

[03/05/14 - 08:09 AM]
Men's Championship Week: 22 Conference Champions Punch Their Ticket to NCAA Tournament
Championship Week will tip off on Friday, March 7, with nine games from the Big South, Ohio Valley and Southern Conference tournaments on ESPNU and ESPN3.

[03/05/14 - 06:54 AM]
Destination America and USA Weekend Partner to Present Even Bigger Celebration for Second Annual Red, White and You Contest
In addition, this year's contest will also award five second prize winning towns an opportunity to have their very own fireworks display provided by Destination America.

[03/05/14 - 06:18 AM]
NBC's "Dateline" Adds Saturday Night Mysteries to Its Weekend Lineup
Saturday Night Mysteries will present compelling and dramatic two-hour "Dateline" stories, featuring fascinating characters and suspenseful twists-and-turns.

[03/05/14 - 06:05 AM]
Disson Skating Pairs with ABC to Present Exclusive Figure Skating Specials in 2014/2015
The Alphabet will air the first set of two-hour skating shows in the fall of 2014.

[03/05/14 - 06:02 AM]
Premiere Networks and FOX Sports Renew Long-Term Deal
Premiere Networks and FOX Sports will continue working together across multiple platforms to synchronize the audio, digital, online and television assets of FOX Sports, FOXSports.com and FOX Sports Radio.

[03/05/14 - 05:08 AM]
Budweiser and FOX Sports Bring "Rise as One" to Life
The groundbreaking documentary series will showcase six of the most unique football stories from around the globe.

[03/05/14 - 04:01 AM]
Conan O'Brien to Host the "2014 MTV Movie Awards" Live Sunday, April 13 from Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre L.A. Live
In addition, MTV today released a "2014 MTV Movie Awards Nominees in 15-Seconds" teaser in advance of its nominations announcement on Thursday, March 6 at 7:00 a.m. ET.

[03/04/14 - 11:24 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, March 4
Updates include: Julia Stiles to lead TNT's "Guilt by Association"; TBS gives pilot order to comedy from David Kohan and Max Mutchnick; and HBO passes on David Milch's "The Money."

[03/04/14 - 03:01 PM]
Monday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: "The Voice" Holds Top Spot in Viewers, Demos
Plus: numbers for A&E's "Those Who Kill," Food Network's "Beat Bobby Flay" and Bravo's "Southern Charm."

[03/04/14 - 02:14 PM]
HBO(R) Gives 7,000 Lucky "Game of Thrones(R)" Fans a Chance to See the Season 4 Premiere Episode with an Epic Fan Experience at Barclays Center, March 20
Tickets for the event go on sale to the public at Ticketmaster on Thursday, March 6 for $15 with all net proceeds donated to charity.

[03/04/14 - 01:03 PM]
National Geographic Channel to Air Carl Sagan's Groundbreaking Original Series "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage" in Advance of the Highly Anticipated Premiere of New Voyage to the Stars, "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey"
Look for all 13 episodes of Carl Sagan's ground-breaking series as a two-day event this weekend, Saturday, March 8 and Sunday, March 9.

[03/04/14 - 12:10 PM]
"The Big Bang Theory" and "Elementary" Each Add More Than +4 Million Viewers with Live Plus-3 Day Lifts
CBS further spins the numbers for Thursday, February 27.

[03/04/14 - 11:53 AM]
Actress Mila Kunis to Guest Star on an Upcoming Episode of "Two and a Half Men"
She will play Vivian, a young, beautiful, free-spirited world traveler who shows up on Walden's doorstep.

[03/04/14 - 11:46 AM]
TNT's Winter Launches of the Hit Series "Rizzoli & Isles" and "Dallas" Rank Among Basic Cable's Top 6 Original Dramas for the Week
Turner spins the numbers for the week of February 24-March 2.

[03/04/14 - 11:34 AM]
"Heirs to the Dare" Premieres on Discovery Monday, March 10 at 9PM
Henry "Pitbull" Rife, Bubba Blackwell, and Super Joe Reed stop at nothing to perform the most outrageous jumps for the thrills, and fees that come with doing these huge death defying jumps.

[03/04/14 - 11:31 AM]
Disney Channel Ranks as TV's #1 Total Day Network for the 142nd-Consecutive Week Among Kids 6-11 and Tweens, Topping Nickelodeon by Double Digits
Disney Channel spins the numbers for the week of February 24-March 2.

[03/04/14 - 11:12 AM]
Oprah Winfrey Interviews Russell Brand for In-Depth Look at Heroin Addiction to Air This Sunday, March 9 on OWN
This episode marks the series name change for "Oprah's Next Chapter."

[03/04/14 - 11:12 AM]
ABC Dominates the Competition with Its Most-Watched Week in 4 Years
ABC spins the numbers for the week of February 24-March 2.

[03/04/14 - 11:11 AM]
Preview Trailer of "Lindsay" to Run During "The Haves and the Have Nots" Tonight on OWN
The newcomer launches this Sunday, March 9 at 10:00/9:00c on the cable channel.







  [march 2014]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
      


· SHOWATCH
(series past and present)
· DEVWATCH
(series in development)
· MOVIEWATCH
(tv movies and mini-series)









[08/20/14 - 04:01 PM]
Syfy and Alcon TV Announce Shohreh Aghdashloo and Steven Strait Will Star in "The Expanse," New 10-Episode Space Opera
They'll join the previously announced Thomas Jane as the world-weary Detective Miller, a native of "the Asteroid Belt" between Mars and Jupiter.

[08/20/14 - 02:59 PM]
Nickelodeon to Premiere Two New Live-Action Shows Sept. 13
Look for newcomers "Henry Danger" and "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" at 8:00/7:00c and 8:30/7:30c, respectively.

[08/20/14 - 02:17 PM]
FX's Acclaimed Anthology Series "American Horror Story: Freak Show" Premieres October 8
Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates, Sarah Paulson, Michael Chiklis and Angela Bassett star in the latest installment, airing Wednesday nights at 10:00/9:00c.

[08/20/14 - 02:15 PM]
Animal Planet's "Treehouse Masters" Is Top of the Charts
Animal Planet spins the numbers for Friday, August 15.

[08/20/14 - 01:25 PM]
David Spade, Celebrity Pals Match Wits with NFL on FOX's Jay Glazer in "Fantasy Football Uncensored" on FOX Sports 1
Nick Swardson, Brody Stevens, Rascal Flatts' bassist Jay DeMarcus, MMA icon Chuck Liddell, No Filter's Katie Nolan and actor Jerry Ferrara will also compete.

[08/20/14 - 12:44 PM]
Syfy's "Wizard Wars" Makes Magic -- Conjures Up Over One Million Total Viewers
Syfy spins the numbers for Tuesday, August 19.

[08/20/14 - 12:42 PM]
ABC and Twitter Offer a Special First Look at the Premiere of "Selfie" to Twitter Users
The show's pilot is now available in advance of its premiere, Tuesday, September 30 at 8:00/7:00c.

[08/20/14 - 12:30 PM]
Tony Shalhoub Joins "Nurse Jackie's" Seventh Season
He'll play a new ER doctor who has a great bedside manner, a special touch with his boss, Gloria Akalitus, and who offers Jackie something she desperately needs - a friend.

[08/20/14 - 12:11 PM]
4.5 Million Viewers Turn to WE tv on Night of "Braxton Family Values" and "SWV Reunited" Premieres
WE tv spins the numbers for Thursday, August 14.

[08/20/14 - 12:02 PM]
"Sports Jeopardy!" with Dan Patrick Premieres September 24 on Crackle
New episodes will be available to stream on demand year round every Wednesday for a total of 52 episodes each year.

[08/20/14 - 12:01 PM]
"Brickleberry" Season 3 Premieres September 16 at 10:30 pm ET/PT; "Adam Devine's House Party" Season 2 Premieres September 9 at 10:30 pm ET/PT
The latter will then move into its permanent timeslot on Thursday, September 11 at 12:30 a.m. ET/PT.

[08/20/14 - 11:45 AM]
Mediacom Communications and The Walt Disney Company Sign Comprehensive Distribution Deal
Continuing services covered by the broad scope of this agreement include: ABC Family, Disney Channel, Disney Junior, Disney XD, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN Deportes, ESPNEWS, ESPN Classic, ESPN3, Fusion and retransmission consent for ABC Owned stations.

[08/20/14 - 10:36 AM]
"Kim of Queens" Returns to Rule Her Kingdom September 16
The series returns this fall for a second season with star Kim Gravel, one of the country's most successful and outspoken pageant coaches on a mission to find diamonds in the rough and transform them into confident young women.

[08/20/14 - 10:00 AM]
Witness the Birth of a Brave New World and Meet the 15 Pioneers Building "Utopia"
The series kicks off with a special three-night premiere, beginning on a special night, Sunday, September 7 at 8:00/7:00c.

[08/20/14 - 09:37 AM]
Showtime(R) Gives Acclaimed Drama Series "Ray Donovan" and "Masters of Sex" Season Three Pick-Ups
Both series will receive 12 one-hour episode orders, and will begin production in early 2015.