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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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[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.