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[03/25/14 - 11:53 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, March 25
Updates include: Matthew Modine to search for "Proof" at TNT; Tessa Ferrer, Gaius Charles out as regulars on "Grey's Anatomy"; and Andrea Anders, Debra Jo Rupp report to "Cuz-Bros" at CBS.

[03/25/14 - 10:36 PM]
2014 ABC Program Development Guide - Drama Series
ABC details its 12 drama pilots under consideration for next season.

[03/25/14 - 10:35 PM]
2014 ABC Program Development Guide - Comedy Series
ABC details its 12 comedy pilots under consideration for next season.

[03/25/14 - 04:59 PM]
Lifetime's Hit New Reality Series "Kim of Queens" Has Been Picked Up for a Second Season
Second season of 10 episodes is expected to premiere on Tuesday, June 17 at 10:00/9:00c.

[03/25/14 - 04:40 PM]
MTV's "Teen Wolf" Season 3 Finale Takes a Bite Out of the Competition as Monday's #1 Cable Telecast
Plus: the series will return for a fourth season on Monday, June 23.

[03/25/14 - 03:15 PM]
A&E's "Those Who Kill" Finds New Home on Sibling LMN Beginning This Sunday, March 30
The series, which was pulled after two episodes on former, will now air Sundays at 10:00/9:00c on the latter beginning this weekend.

[03/25/14 - 03:14 PM]
Monday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: "DWTS" Tops Viewers, "The Voice" Leads Demos
Plus: numbers for Travel Channel's "Bizarre Foods America," truTV's "The Safecrackers" and FX's "Chozen."

[03/25/14 - 02:37 PM]
TV Land Brings the Live Experience to New Platforms with LiveFromTVLand.com
Users can watch from their mobile device or desktop computer as four cameras reveal what really goes on minutes before the show begins and during commercial breaks.

[03/25/14 - 02:03 PM]
TV Land's "The Soul Man" Adds Guest Stars Martin Lawrence and B.o.B to Live Season Premiere, Wednesday March 26th at 10:30PM ET/PT
Previously announced guest stars include Brandy Norwood and Betty White, who will cross over to "The Soul Man" following the live episode of "Hot in Cleveland."

[03/25/14 - 02:00 PM]
Video: Watch an All-New Pulse-Pounding Promo for "24: Live Another Day"
Kiefer Sutherland is back in the 12-episode event, premiering Monday, May 5 on FOX.

[03/25/14 - 01:28 PM]
Georgia Tech Scores Final Stop on USA Network's Nationwide "Suits" College Tour After Socially-Driven Competition
Co-stars Rick Hoffman and Amanda Schull will be on hand for a Q&A on Wednesday, April 2.

[03/25/14 - 01:05 PM]
"Nashville: On the Record," A One Hour Music Special Featuring Your Favorite Songs Performed by the Cast, Airs Wednesday, April 23
Hayden Panettiere, Charles Esten, Clare Bowen and Sam Palladio and Lennon & Maisy Stella are among those featured.

[03/25/14 - 12:51 PM]
"The Ultimate Fighter(R): Team Edgar vs. Team Penn" Initial Cast Revealed
The show's 19th season rolls out with a special two-hour premiere Wednesday, April 16 at 10:00/9:00c on Fox Sports 1.

[03/25/14 - 12:38 PM]
AMC Hires Directors for "Knifeman" and "Galyntine" Pilots
Brian Percival and David Mackenzie will helm said projects, from writers Rolin Jones and Jason Cahill, respectively.

[03/25/14 - 12:01 PM]
ABC's Groundbreaking Summer Singing Competition Series "Rising Star" Launches Instagram Campaign to Power the Search for America's Best Singers
Aspiring solos, duos, and vocal groups (up to 5 members), from all music genres, can submit audition videos via Instagram Direct beginning today.

[03/25/14 - 11:55 AM]
Video: VH1's "Hit the Floor" Season 2 Sneak Peek
Look for season two of the series this Memorial Day, Monday, May 26.

[03/25/14 - 11:54 AM]
Series Finale of "Fish Hooks" Airs Friday, April 4 on Disney Channel
It's graduation week at Freshwater High and with school ending and emotions running rampant, Bea and Oscar's friendship is tested when they grapple with the idea of finally admitting their feelings for one another.

[03/25/14 - 11:36 AM]
Oxygen Media Premieres Season 12 of the "Bad Girls Club" Chicago on Tuesday, May 13 at 8 PM ET/PT
One roof will house seven headstrong women; Alex, Alyssa, Aysia, Brit, Jada, Jonica, and Loren who are each known for their unflinching ways, but are willing to make a change to their bad girl attitudes.

[03/25/14 - 11:20 AM]
Sunday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: Another Week, Another "Walking Dead" Victory
Plus: numbers for HBO's "Girls," E!'s "Total Divas" and HGTV's "Living Alaska."

[03/25/14 - 11:15 AM]
Saturday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: NCAA Men's Basketball Fills Top Spots
Plus: numbers for Starz's "Da Vinci's Demons," HBO's "John Leguizamo's Ghetto Klown" and Lifetime's "Sorority Surrogate."

[03/25/14 - 10:58 AM]
CBS Posts a Dramatic Sweep in Viewers and Key Demos; Five of Top 10 Programs Are CBS Dramas
CBS spins the numbers for the week of March 17-23.

[03/25/14 - 10:51 AM]
Hallmark Channel's "When Calls The Heart" Marks Series High, Garnering a 1.8 Household Rating
The Hallmark Channel spins the numbers for Saturday, March 22.

[03/25/14 - 10:44 AM]
Musical Superstar and TV Personality Joey Fatone to Host Hub Network's Original Unscripted Series, "Parents Just Don't Understand"
The unique reality series gives real kids and their parents a chance to find out what it feels like to be in the other person's shoes.

[03/25/14 - 10:39 AM]
Disney Channel Wins Total Day for the 145th-Straight Week Among Target Kid 6-11 and Tween 9-14 Demographics
Disney Channel spins the numbers for the week of March 17-23.

[03/25/14 - 10:22 AM]
"Dave Attell: Road Work" One-Hour Special Premieres April 12 at Midnight Followed by the All-New Stand-Up Series "Comedy Underground With Dave Attell" at 1 A.M.
"Road Work" was shot in a guerrilla style with cameramen in the audience, and even features footage shot by the audience members themselves, resulting in what Attell calls "a filthy, dirty mess of a show."

[03/25/14 - 10:14 AM]
MTV Renews Hit Social Experiment "Are You the One?" for a Second Season
Season two will feature 20 new singles whisked away to another exciting location where they will immerse themselves in the challenge of discovering who their perfect matches are.

[03/25/14 - 10:06 AM]
"The Voice" Ranks #1 and #2 in 18-49 Among All Prime Big 4 Programs for the Week of March 17-23, As NBC Jumps 33% Year to Year
NBC spins the numbers for the week of March 17-23.

[03/25/14 - 10:03 AM]
ABC Airs 3 of the Week's Top 10 TV Programs in Adults 18-49, Claiming the No. 1 Broadcast Drama for the 3rd Straight Week
ABC spins the numbers for the week of March 17-23.

[03/25/14 - 10:02 AM]
First Character-Look Image Revealed of Robin Lord Taylor as Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin
Check out the latest image from FOX and Warner Bros. Television's upcoming drama "Gotham."

[03/25/14 - 10:00 AM]
NBC Sports Group and PGA of America Announce Live Coverage of Entire 2014 Ryder Cup, A First for a European-Based Event
Additionally, Golf Channel has acquired the exclusive Ryder Cup telecast rights for Friday's matches, which will be the first time the network has provided live coverage of this event.

[03/25/14 - 10:00 AM]
"One Last Hug: Three Days at Grief Camp," The Story of a Bereavement Program That Helps Children After the Death of a Loved One Debuts April 14, Exclusively on HBO
The camp, founded by baseball star Jamie Moyer and his wife Karen in memory of Erin Metcalf, a fan who died of cancer at 17, takes place in 43 locations nationwide.

[03/25/14 - 09:55 AM]
TNT's Hit Drama "Rizzoli & Isles" Garners More Than 5.3 Million Viewers in Live + 3 Delivery for Last Tuesday's Episode
Turner spins the numbers for the week of March 17-23.

[03/25/14 - 09:48 AM]
FOX's Week Was Highlighted by Strong Performances by "American Idol XIII," "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey" and "Hell's Kitchen"
FOX spins the numbers for the week of March 17-23.

[03/25/14 - 09:44 AM]
ENCORE PLAY and MOVIEPLEX PLAY Join STARZ PLAY on Xbox 360; PLAY Development for Xbox One on Track for 2014
The launches follow the December 2013 debut of STARZ PLAY on Xbox 360, which marked the first Starz video game and entertainment system deployment for the popular online service.

[03/25/14 - 09:36 AM]
Showtime(R) Announces "Lost Songs: The Basement Tapes Continued," A Documentary Film by Sam Jones Chronicling Discovery of Lost Bob Dylan Lyrics from 1967
These verses were penned by Dylan in the summer of 1967 and originally intended for The Basement Tapes, a diverse and influential body of work.

[03/25/14 - 09:22 AM]
BBC America Commissions First Original Comedy Series "Almost Royal"
Ed Gamble and Amy Hoggart star in the newcomer, which launches Saturday, June 21 at 10:00/9:00c.

[03/25/14 - 09:15 AM]
Penultimate Episode of "How I Met Your Mother" Grows in Viewers and Key Demos
CBS spins the numbers for Monday, March 24.

[03/25/14 - 09:04 AM]
"Live with Kelly and Michael" Is the Week's #2 Syndie Talker in All Key Measures
Disney-ABC Domestic Television spins the numbers for the week of March 10-14.

[03/25/14 - 08:56 AM]
"Twisted" Stars Brianne Howey and Ivan Sergei to Chat Live with Fans Via Twitter During the East Coast Broadcast of the ABC Family Series Tonight
To chat live with them, fans should tweet at their handles @Brianne_Howey and @ivansergei and include the hashtag #TwistedChat in their tweets.

[03/25/14 - 08:42 AM]
"The Blacklist" Is Up 7% in Adults 18-49 to Score Its Top Rating Since February 24 and Its Second-Best Since December 2
NBC spins the numbers for Monday, March 24.

[03/25/14 - 08:37 AM]
History(R) Orders Third Season of "Vikings" - Hit Scripted Series Earns 10 Episode Order
Production on season three will begin this summer to air in 2015.

[03/25/14 - 08:34 AM]
ABC Is Monday's Top Net for 2nd Straight Week - "DWTS" Delivers Stronger Premiere Retention Year to Year
ABC spins the numbers for Monday, March 24.

[03/25/14 - 08:33 AM]
"60 Minutes" Makes the Top 10 for the Second Straight Week
CBS spins the numbers for Sunday, March 23.

[03/25/14 - 08:27 AM]
Cesar Millan Stands Up for "Bully" Breeds in New Nat Geo WILD Special "Cesar Millan: Love My Pit Bull"
The one-hour special premieres Friday, April 18 at 9:00/8:00c on the cable channel.

[03/25/14 - 08:24 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: "The Voice," "The Blacklist" Keep NBC on Top in Demos
Plus: "How I Met Your Mother" and "Mike & Molly" post double-digit gains among adults 18-49 for CBS.

[03/25/14 - 08:19 AM]
"Gruden's QB Camp: Johnny Manziel" Debuts Thursday, 7 p.m. ET
The Manziel special is the first one-hour show dedicated to a quarterback in the QB Camp series; all other previous shows were 30 minutes.

[03/25/14 - 08:06 AM]
All-New Episodes of TLC's "Sex Sent Me to the ER" Reveal What Happens When Intimacy Goes Awry
The series is back for the first of 35 new episodes on Saturday, April 12 at 9:00/8:00c.

[03/25/14 - 08:02 AM]
New Series "Boss Hog" Premieres on Discovery Friday, April 11 at 10PM
The series follows Brian "Pigman" Quaca and his crew as they take on Texas' wild hog problem, building his own "pig empire."

[03/25/14 - 07:29 AM]
Eric Wedge Joins ESPN for 25th Season of "Baseball Tonight"
Wedge has managed 10 MLB seasons, most recently with the Seattle Mariners in 2013.

[03/25/14 - 07:08 AM]
CMT to Livestream "iHeartRadio Country Festival" Across Digital Properties This Saturday, March 29 at 7:30 P.M. CT
The festival will be hosted by nationally-syndicated country music personality Bobby Bones.







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[07/07/15 - 11:05 AM]
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Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith, Hank Azaria and Harry Shearer are all due back.

[07/07/15 - 09:42 AM]
USA Network Orders Fourth Season of Hit Reality Series "Chrisley Knows Best"
The network will soon start production on two previously announced Chrisley pilots including a nighttime talk show hosted by Todd Chrisley from Embassy Row and a spin-off pilot with series partner Maverick TV.

[07/07/15 - 09:12 AM]
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[07/07/15 - 08:45 AM]
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[07/07/15 - 08:44 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: "The Bachelorette" Sparks Victory for ABC
The Alphabet wins the night in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[07/07/15 - 08:31 AM]
Comedy Central Renews Multiplatform Late-Night Hit Series "@midnight with Chris Hardwick" for Third Season
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[07/07/15 - 08:22 AM]
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[07/07/15 - 08:06 AM]
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[07/07/15 - 08:00 AM]
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Join E! in celebrating the fandemonium with a front row seat to the main event on-air, online and on social beginning Wednesday, July 8 through Sunday, July 12.

[07/07/15 - 06:00 AM]
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As part of an elite, exclusive group, the WAGS are close friends who are bound together by a strict hierarchy, unspoken rules and plenty of drama - and those who have the coveted ring and a husband with a contract are the ones with all the power!

[07/06/15 - 03:46 PM]
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[07/06/15 - 03:35 PM]
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Vincent Kartheiser, Anna Camp, Ron Livingston, Barry Sloane, Ray Stevenson and Natascha McElhone are among the ensemble cast members.

[07/06/15 - 02:20 PM]
Investigation Discovery Closes Out First Half of 2015 Celebrating Best 2nd Quarter and Best June Ever in Prime and Total Day
Investigation Discovery spins the numbers for the second quarter of 2015.

[07/06/15 - 01:37 PM]
Lifetime Renews Critically Acclaimed Drama "UnREAL" for Second Season
Airing on Mondays at 10:00/9:00c, "UnREAL" is Lifetime's youngest scripted series ever, with a median age of 43.

[07/06/15 - 01:20 PM]
Staggering 25.4 Million Witness USA Defeat Japan to Win Coveted FIFA Women's World Cup 2015 Title
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Sunday, July 5.