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[03/17/14 - 11:50 PM]
Development Update: Monday, March 17
Updates include: Nick at Nite's "See Dad Run" to end after three seasons; Jason Jones to lead NBC's "Love Is Relative"; and Georgia King is the latest bound for CBS's "The Odd Couple."

[03/17/14 - 05:01 PM]
Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton Confirmed to Present at the "2014 MTV Movie Awards"
Hosted by comedian and late night host Conan O'Brien, the show will air live on Sunday, April 13 from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.

[03/17/14 - 03:38 PM]
A&E Pulls "Breaking Boston"; Shifts "The First 48," "Beyond Scared Straight" Back to Thursdays
The newcomer - in which four blue-collar women in their twenties try to break the cycle of their peers - opened to modest results this past Thursday.

[03/17/14 - 02:56 PM]
Friday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: ABC Tops Demo Charts with "Shark Tank," "20/20"
Plus: numbers for Cinemax's "Banshee," Investigation Discovery's "Nightmare Next Door" and Animal Planet's "Tanked."

[03/17/14 - 01:51 PM]
VH1 Remixes Monday Nights with New and Returning Shows on March 31
"T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle," "Black Ink Crew" and"This Is HOT 97" will join current Monday entry "Basketball Wives: LA."

[03/17/14 - 01:36 PM]
Men's College Basketball: Exclusive Coverage of Every NIT Game across ESPN Networks
Every NIT game on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU and ESPN3 will also be available via WatchESPN, accessible online at WatchESPN.com and more.

[03/17/14 - 01:15 PM]
HBO Remembers David Brenner with an Encore Presentation of His 2000 HBO Solo Special "David Brenner: Back with a Vengeance"
The special can be seen this Thursday, March 20 on the HBO Comedy channel as well as HBO GO starting this Wednesday, March 19.

[03/17/14 - 12:35 PM]
Lifetime Launches First Global Premiere with "Return to Zero" Starring Minnie Driver, Paul Adelstein, Alfred Molina, Connie Nielsen and Kathy Baker
Debuting in the U.S. on Saturday, May 17, the film will also air in Canada, the U.K., Spain, France, Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, Indonesia, Brunei, Thailand, and Hong Kong.

[03/17/14 - 12:30 PM]
ABC Family Greenlights Three New Drama Pilots and Orders Additional Seasons of Its Hit Comedy Series, "Melissa & Joey" and "Baby Daddy"
The newcomers include "Alice in Arabia," "Recovery Road" and "Unstrung."

[03/17/14 - 11:30 AM]
Participant Media's Pivot to Bring Peabody Awards to TV
The network will produce and televise original prime-time specials spotlighting the annual winners selected by the Peabody adjudication board.

[03/17/14 - 11:27 AM]
The Hub Network Announces Brand New Transformers Series in Production Now for 2015
Taking place years after the battle between Autobots and Decepticons in "Transformers Prime," this all new series centers around our hero Bumblebee stepping up to lead a brand new team of Autobots.

[03/17/14 - 11:01 AM]
Destination America Takes on Backwoods Security in Its New Series "Prepper Hillbillies"
The newcomer launches Saturday, April 5 at 10:00/9:00c with back-to-back episodes.

[03/17/14 - 10:46 AM]
Live + 7 Day Ratings: "Modern Family" Delivers Biggest-Ever Playback Lift and Leads Wednesday by 2.0 Rating Points
ABC further spins the numbers for the week of February 24-March 2.

[03/17/14 - 10:39 AM]
"Switched at Birth" Star Lucas Grabeel and "The Fosters" Star Danny Nucci to Chat Live with Fans on Twitter During the East Coast Broadcasts of the ABC Family Series, Airing Monday, March 17
They'll be up on @MrGrabeel and @TheDannyNucci during their respective telecasts.

[03/17/14 - 10:23 AM]
Oprah Winfrey and Deepak Chopra Launch All-New Meditation Experience "Finding Your Flow"
The free 21-day meditation experience, which begins on Monday, April 14, will serve as a powerful and energizing inner guide for transforming your life.

[03/17/14 - 10:08 AM]
"The University of Sing Sing," The Story of Inmates Working Toward a Diploma and a Fresh Start Through a Transformative Program, Debuts March 31, Exclusively on HBO
The program draws a myriad of supporters, including rapper and actor Ice-T, business magnate Warren Buffet and singer and activist Harry Belafonte.

[03/17/14 - 09:53 AM]
"America's Pregame" Coming to FOX Sports 1 - New Series Prepares Fans for The Night's Top Sports Events Premieres Monday, April 7
Hosted by Mike Hill, the new hour-long program on FOX Sports 1 will originate from the Fox Network Center in Los Angeles.

[03/17/14 - 09:48 AM]
USA Network Invites "Psych" Fans to "Psych All-Night" on Friday, March 21 Leading Up to the Series Finale Episode
This six-hour marathon dubbed a "Night of a Million Hundred Goodbyes" will begin at midnight and feature six of the cast's favorite episodes from the last eight seasons.

[03/17/14 - 08:45 AM]
In Total Viewers, "Crisis" and "Believe" Hit NBC Time Slot Highs, Excluding Nights of Sports and Golden Globes, Since January 2013
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, March 16.

[03/17/14 - 08:35 AM]
"Resurrection" Is Sunday's #1 Broadcast - Doubling NBC's "Believe" Premiere at 9pm
ABC spins the numbers for Sunday, March 16.

[03/17/14 - 08:25 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: Week Two of "Resurrection" Helps ABC Top Demos
The Alphabet's newcomer dips nearly 17% from last week among adults 18-49.

[03/17/14 - 08:02 AM]
New Cult Classic Movie "Big Ass Spider!" Premieres on Syfy Saturday, April 19 at 9PM
In the film, starring Greg Grunberg, a giant alien spider escapes from a military lab and terrorizes Los Angeles.

[03/17/14 - 07:42 AM]
Cast Your Vote Now! Bravo Media's First Annual "Real Housewives Awards" Culminates on March 21
Andy Cohen will announce The Lifetime Achievement Award (a non-voting category) on March 20 during a hosted first look of a new episode of "The Real Housewives of New York City."

[03/17/14 - 06:28 AM]
DIY Network Begins Production on New Series "The Shatner Project"
The five-episode series, produced by Scott Sternberg Productions, will follow the home renovation of actor William Shatner.

[03/17/14 - 06:01 AM]
ABC's New Groundbreaking Summer Reality Series "Rising Star" Kicks Off Nationwide Auditions on Saturday, March 29th
The U.S. series is helmed by executive producers Ken Warwick ("American Idol") and Nicolle Yaron ("The Voice").

[03/16/14 - 06:15 PM]
Turner Sports and CBS Sports' Exclusive Coverage of the 2014 NCAA(R) Division I Men's Basketball Championship Tips Off March 18
Brian Anderson and Dan Bonner will call Tuesday's First Four games with reporter Kristine Leahy.

[03/16/14 - 03:02 PM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Viewers, Splits Demos with ABC
The Alphabet's Saturday edition of "20/20" leads all programs in both categories.

[03/16/14 - 10:01 AM]
"Dateline Saturday Night Mystery" Delivers NBC's Biggest Overall Audience in Its Time Period, Excluding Sports, in Three Years
NBC spins the numbers for Saturday, March 15.

[03/16/14 - 08:40 AM]
"Nightline Prime" Opens with a 2-1/2 Month Time Slot High and "20/20" Is Saturday's #1 Show
ABC spins the numbers for Saturday, March 15.

[03/15/14 - 08:46 AM]
"Grimm" Captures Its Top Rating Since Dec. 6 and Equals Its Highest Rating Since Opening Its Season Oct. 25
NBC spins the numbers for Friday, March 14.

[03/15/14 - 08:31 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: "Shark Tank" Keeps Demo Streak Alive for ABC
Plus: "Hannibal" posts double-digit growth from last week among adults 18-49 for NBC.

[03/15/14 - 08:30 AM]
ABC Wins 3rd Straight Friday with "Shark Tank" and "20/20" Tied as the #1 TV Show
ABC spins the numbers for Friday, March 14.

[03/14/14 - 11:56 PM]
Development Update: Friday, March 14
Updates include: Anthony LaPaglia to lead "Red Zone" at CBS; Josh Lucas joins NBC's "The Mysteries of Laura"; and Melissa George lands lead on Richard LaGravenese's ABC pilot.

[03/14/14 - 03:12 PM]
Thursday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: "Big Bang Theory" Continues Its Reign for CBS
Plus: numbers for FX's "Saint George," USA's "Sirens" and Bravo's "Online Dating Rituals of the American Male."

[03/14/14 - 01:25 PM]
The "Pretty Little Liars" Cast Tells All in the First-Ever Cast Live Tweet Event During the East Coast Broadcast of the Season Finale, Airing Tuesday, March 18 on ABC Family
Executive producers Joseph Dougherty (@Kockenlocker), Oliver Goldstick (@olivergoldstick) and I. Marlene King (@imarleneking) will also be tweeting along with fans.

[03/14/14 - 01:00 PM]
Men's College Basketball: ESPN's Most-Viewed and Highest-Rated Regular Season Ever
ESPN spins the numbers for said coverage to date this season.

[03/14/14 - 12:15 PM]
Showtime(R) Elevates Nazanin Boniadi to Series Regular for "Homeland's" Highly-Anticipated Fourth Season
Boniadi plays Fara Sherazi, the strong-willed Muslim CIA analyst who Saul (Mandy Patinkin) recruited for her expertise in international banking.

[03/14/14 - 11:09 AM]
Robert Kelly & Elizabeth Gillies Cast in "Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll" Pilot
They'll join Denis Leary and John Corbett in the comedy project, which was also written by Leary.

[03/14/14 - 10:24 AM]
"Live with Kelly and Michael" Announces Grand Prize Winner of "Live's Search for Unstoppable Moms"
Liz Norden of Stoneham, Massachusetts will take home the grand prize of $100,000.

[03/14/14 - 10:14 AM]
NBC and Golf Channel Roll Out Coverage Fit for "The King" at Arnold Palmer Invitational Presented by MasterCard
The NBC Sports Group will dedicate more than 40 total hours of news and tournament action, which includes 23 live hours of combined tournament coverage on NBC and Golf Channel.

[03/14/14 - 10:01 AM]
TNT to Roll Out 10 Original Series This Summer, Including More Scripted Dramas Than Any Basic Cable Network Ever
Highlights include the new season of "Major Crimes" and the premiere of "Murder in the First" on Monday, June 9.

[03/14/14 - 09:40 AM]
Future SEC Men's Basketball Tournament Early Rounds to Air Exclusively on SEC Network
The expanded coverage will mark the first time the entire tournament will be nationally televised.

[03/14/14 - 09:32 AM]
Emmy Award-Winning Television and Film Star Anne Heche Joins USA Network's International Thriller "Dig"
Heche will play Lynn, the head of the Jerusalem FBI office and Peter's (Jason Isaacs) boss.

[03/14/14 - 09:31 AM]
"The Big Bang Theory," "The Millers" and "Two and a Half Men" Sweep Time Periods
CBS spins the numbers for Thursday, March 13.

[03/14/14 - 09:06 AM]
ESPN Covers Every Session, Every Match of NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships
ESPN will televise the semifinals and finals, while ESPNU televises the first and second sessions, the quarterfinals and medal round.

[03/14/14 - 09:05 AM]
More Performers Announced for ACM Awards, Sunday, April 6 on CBS
Eric Church, Toby Keith, and Lady Antebellum with legendary musician Stevie Nicks have been added to the all-star lineup of performances scheduled.

[03/14/14 - 09:05 AM]
Adult Swim Premieres New "Rick and Morty" Episode on Instagram!
Fans can be the first to see Monday's new episode online right now on the "Rick and Morty" Instagram account.

[03/14/14 - 08:43 AM]
"Parenthood" Matches the Prior Week's 18-49 Rating and Is Up 2% in Total Viewers
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, March 13.

[03/14/14 - 08:34 AM]
"Grey's Anatomy" Beats "American Idol's" Move to 9pm in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, March 13.

[03/14/14 - 08:29 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Tops Viewers, Demos for Third Straight Week
Plus: The Eye's "The Crazy Ones" is the only series up week-to-week among adults 18-49.







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[04/25/15 - 08:42 AM]
"Grimm" Is Steady Week to Week in Adults 18-49, Grows in Men and Women 18-49, Adults, Men and Women 25-54 and Total Viewers
NBC spins the numbers for Friday, April 24.

[04/25/15 - 08:40 AM]
"20/20: Bruce Jenner - The Interview" Draws 16.9 Million on Friday - Biggest "20/20" in 15 Years
ABC spins the numbers for Friday, April 24.

[04/25/15 - 08:33 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: "Bruce Jenner - The Interview" Posts Big Numbers for ABC
Nearly 17 million viewers on average tune into the two-hour special.

[04/24/15 - 11:33 PM]
Development Update: Friday, April 24
Updates include: Brooklyn Sudano joins Hulu's "11/22/63"; Disney Channel adds trio to "Jessie" spin-off; and Danielle Sanchez-Witzel to run NBC's "The Carmichael Show."

[04/24/15 - 07:43 PM]
E! Announces New Documentary Series Following Bruce Jenner's Life as a Transgender Woman
The eight-part, one-hour series will premiere Sunday, July 26 at 9:00pm on E! and will also air on the E! channels internationally.

[04/24/15 - 04:25 PM]
Oscar(R) Nominee and Multiple Tony(R) Winner Frank Langella to Return to FX's Peabody Award-Winning Drama "The Americans"
Langella will reprise his role as "Gabriel," Philip and Elizabeth's mysterious KGB handler.

[04/24/15 - 03:05 PM]
Whipclip Teams Up with Pop to Offer Fans Easy Access to Create and Share Video Clips from Network's Original Programming Line-Up
Using Whipclip, viewers can create customized clips of their favorite moments and share them instantly on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Pinterest and via email and SMS.

[04/24/15 - 12:48 PM]
Discovery Channel Renews Hit-Series "Deadliest Catch" for Twelfth Season
From Original Productions, the 13-time Emmy Award-winning series follows the real-life adventures of Alaskan fisherman with one of the most dangerous jobs in the world - crab fishing on the unpredictable Bering Sea.

[04/24/15 - 12:43 PM]
FOX Sports 1 Presents First Ever "U.S. Open Media Day Special"
Originating from the United States Golf Association's Media Day at Chambers Bay, the program, recorded earlier in the day, airs in primetime Monday, April 27, (9:30 PM ET) on FOX Sports 1.

[04/24/15 - 12:32 PM]
Discovery Channel Grabs #1 in Both Persons 25-54 and Persons 18-49 on Cable for the Week
Discovery spins the numbers for the week of April 13-19.

[04/24/15 - 11:17 AM]
"Garbage Time with Katie Nolan" Attracts Largest Audience Ever with Total Viewership Over 1.6 Million
FOX Sports further spins the numbers for Sunday, April 19.

[04/24/15 - 10:35 AM]
Meet the New Class of Students on "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?"
Following a nationwide search, these six kids were chosen to help the grown-ups graduate toward the top prize of $1 million.

[04/24/15 - 10:31 AM]
Live + 3 Day Ratings: ABC's "Once Upon a Time" Emerges at Sunday's Top Broadcast Series
ABC further spins the numbers for Sunday, April 19.

[04/24/15 - 10:26 AM]
Evan Peters the Latest "American Horror Story" Veteran to Join "Hotel"
Lady Gaga, Kathy Bates, Sarah Paulson, Matt Bomer, Cheyenne Jackson, Wes Bentley and Chloƫ Sevigny also star in the latest installment, due in October.

[04/24/15 - 10:11 AM]
"Thought Crimes: The Case of the Cannibal Cop," Featuring Exclusive Access to Former NYPD Officer Gilberto Valle, Explores Issues of Crime in the Internet Age When It Debuts May 11 on HBO
Dubbed "The Cannibal Cop," former NYPD officer Gilberto Valle was convicted of conspiring to kidnap and eat women in March 2013.