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[06/02/14 - 11:46 PM]
Development Update: Monday, June 2
Updates include: Kevin Alejandro among the latest to A&E's "The Returned"; DirecTV locks in cast for "Things You Shouldn't Say Past Midnight"; and "Sleepy Hollow" reveals return date.

[06/02/14 - 05:17 PM]
Friday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: "Dateline," NBA Playoffs Top Charts
Plus: numbers for Animal Planet's "Treehouse Masters," Syfy's "Continuum" and TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress: The Big Day."

[06/02/14 - 01:28 PM]
SEC Network's SEC Nation Roster Adds Finebaum and Spears; Additional Sites Announced
Previously announced host Joe Tessitore and analyst Tim Tebow will be joined each week by talk radio provocateur Paul Finebaum and former LSU and NFL star, Marcus Spears.

[06/02/14 - 01:03 PM]
"NCIS: Los Angeles" Star Barrett Foa Takes Fans to the Tony Awards
As social media reporter, Foa will share behind-the-scenes moments including photos, videos, exclusive news and interviews via his Twitter account (@BarrettFoa).

[06/02/14 - 01:00 PM]
ABC Returns to Music City for the Annual CMA Music Festival and Summer Block Party June 6 & 7 in Downtown Nashville
This year's block party will also include exclusive, first-look screenings of ABC's new fall shows "Forever," "Manhattan Love Story" and "Selfie."

[06/02/14 - 12:49 PM]
The CW Announces Summer Premiere Dates
Newly announced dates include the return of "America's Next Top Model" on Friday, August 22 at 9:00/8:00c.

[06/02/14 - 12:47 PM]
"Live with Kelly and Michael" Announces Trainer Tammy Harris from Houston, Texas, Is the Winner of "Live's Top Fitness Instructor" Contest
Harris is a former member of the Houston Rockets Power Dancer cheerleading squad and has 25 years of extensive dance training under her belt.

[06/02/14 - 12:02 PM]
Bravo Media Expands Unscripted Development Slate with Four Buzzworthy New Projects
The new additions include "#obsessed," a one stop-shop for everything you need to know, want to buy or wish you had.

[06/02/14 - 11:31 AM]
"Veep" Concludes Third Season Sunday, June 8, Debuting Two Episodes Back-to-Back
In the two episodes, Selina and her staff discuss how to make her more "folksy," and juggle her multiple official obligations and campaign appearances in the days before the New Hampshire primary.

[06/02/14 - 11:29 AM]
The Finals on ABC to Tip Off June 5: Miami Heat vs. San Antonio Spurs
Mike Breen - the voice of the NBA Finals - will provide play-by-play with analysts Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson, reporter Doris Burke and officiating expert Steve Javie.

[06/02/14 - 11:19 AM]
"Pretty Little Liars" Invades E! News All Week Long Starting Next Week June 9th
To kick off "PLL" week, Sasha Pieterse (Alison "Ali" DiLaurentis) will be in-studio next Monday night to catch us up on last season and bring our co-hosts up to speed.

[06/02/14 - 11:03 AM]
TNT to Lead into Season Three Premiere of "Major Crimes" With 19-Hour Marathon of Second Season
The marathon will begin running Sunday, June 8, at 2 a.m. (ET/PT) and will continue right up until the season three premiere on Monday, June 9, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT).

[06/02/14 - 11:02 AM]
Illinois to Play Villanova in 2014 Jimmy V Men's Classic Field
Illinois replaces Maryland - which due to scheduling issues - will now play in the 2016 Jimmy V Classic.

[06/02/14 - 11:01 AM]
NBC Announces Fall Premiere Dates for New 2014-15 Season
Highlights include the return of "Grimm" and the launch of "Constantine" on Friday, October 24.

[06/02/14 - 11:01 AM]
"48 Hours" Is Saturday's #1 Non-Sports Broadcast with Adults 25-54 and Viewers
CBS spins the numbers for Saturday, May 31.

[06/02/14 - 10:51 AM]
ABC Family Launches the "Young & Hungry" Selfie Sweepstakes for a Chance to Win Free Groceries for a Year
From now through Monday, June 30, fans can enter by posting a "selfie" of themselves on Instagram with their favorite food and include the hashtag #YoungandHungrySelfieSweeps.

[06/02/14 - 10:22 AM]
Summer Nights on E! Just Got a Whole Lot Livelier with Live Episodes of "The Soup" Every Wednesday in June
Beginning Wednesday, June 4, join host Joel McHale and a cavalcade of surprise celebrity guests as they recap the week in pop culture without the safety net of network censors.

[06/02/14 - 10:15 AM]
Live + 7 Day Ratings: ABC Claims 3 of the Week's Top 5 Gainers in TV Playback in Adults 18-49
ABC further spins the numbers for the week of May 12-18.

[06/02/14 - 10:07 AM]
HGTV and DIY Network Greenlight 10 New Series
Newcomers to the former include "My Flipping Family" and "Island Life" and "Lakefront Bargain Hunt."

[06/02/14 - 10:03 AM]
Showtime 2014 Summer Programming Overview
Returning dramas "Ray Donovan" and "Masters of Sex" will spearhead the pay channel's upcoming slate.

[06/02/14 - 10:02 AM]
Spike TV Gets Into Shape with "Gym Rescue"
The three-episode series, formerly known as "MMA Rescue," premieres Sunday, August 10 at 9:00/8:00c.

[06/02/14 - 10:02 AM]
Lifetime to "Bring It!" Back This Summer
Look for the first of 10 all-new episodes starting Wednesday, July 23 at 9:00/8:00c.

[06/02/14 - 10:00 AM]
IFC's New Comedy Series "Garfunkel and Oates" Premieres Thursday, August 7 at 10:00 PM ET/PT
Garfunkel and Oates follows Riki and Kate as hard-working comedy underdogs trying to reconcile Riki's razor-sharp realism and Kate's childlike wonder.

[06/02/14 - 09:56 AM]
Video: First Peek at New HBO Series "Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways" Available Now
The sneak peek features an exclusive Dave Grohl mission statement accompanied by the first passage of music to be unveiled from the as-yet-untitled eighth FF album.

[06/02/14 - 09:33 AM]
Science Channel's "How It's Made" Explores the Fabrication of NASCAR's New Gen-6 Race Car
On Thursday, June 5, the series visits Hendrick Motorsports in Concord, N.C. as the 11-time Sprint Cup Series champions build out a Chevrolet SS designed to compete at NASCAR's top level.

[06/02/14 - 09:20 AM]
Bounce TV Ratings Continue to Soar
Bounce TV spins the numbers for the month of May.

[06/02/14 - 09:07 AM]
LMN Premieres Season 3 of "The Haunting of" Saturday, June 21 at 10PM ET
The 13 episode series follows world-renowned psychic-medium, Kim Russo, as she shares the experiences of celebrities who have had their lives changed by paranormal events.

[06/02/14 - 09:01 AM]
"Under the Dome" One-Hour Special to Air June 23
This exclusive one-hour special looks back at the premiere season of the hit summer series, featuring highlights from last season as well as new interviews with the cast and executive producers.

[06/02/14 - 08:54 AM]
ABC Family Kicks Off a Night of Cuisine and Conundrums With the Premieres of "Young & Hungry" and "Mystery Girls," Airing Wednesday, June 25
Both series will air back-to-back beginning at 8:00/7:00c.

[06/02/14 - 08:49 AM]
"Believe" Grows Week to Week by 29% in 18-49 Rating and 43% in Total Viewers
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, June 1.

[06/02/14 - 08:45 AM]
TBS to Crown Third "King of the Nerds"
TBS has ordered eight episodes for the third season, which is slated to air in early 2015.

[06/02/14 - 08:36 AM]
ABC Is #1 on Sunday in Adults 18-49 with "The Bachelorette" Tying Best Time-Slot Rating Since September 2012
ABC spins the numbers for Sunday, June 1.

[06/02/14 - 08:31 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, FOX Share Modest Demo Victory
Each averaged a 1.0 rating among adults 18-49 last night.

[06/02/14 - 08:03 AM]
MTV's New Docu-Series "Virgin Territory" Gives an Unexpected Look at Modern-Day Virgins, Premiering Wednesday, July 16 at 11PM ET/PT
"Virgin Territory" will delve into the mindset of four young people each week - some who are hanging on to their v-card for as long as possible and others who are desperately hoping to lose it.

[06/02/14 - 08:01 AM]
2014 CMT Music Awards Kicks Off with Full Day of Special Programming on Wednesday, June 4
For the first time ever, the six finalists for the coveted Video of the Year award will be revealed in an all-new, one-hour special premiering at 7:00 a.m. ET/PT on CMT with an encore again at 10:00 a.m.

[06/02/14 - 06:36 AM]
Cartoon Network Doubles Down on Global Hit Series "The Amazing World of Gumball"
Season three of "The Amazing World of Gumball" is slated to premiere Thursday, June 5 at 6:30/5:30c on Cartoon Network.

[06/01/14 - 09:01 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, NBC Share Demo Crown
"Sing Your Face Off" and "Dateline Saturday Night Mystery" led their respective networks last night.

[06/01/14 - 08:44 AM]
"Dateline Saturday Night Mystery" Ties for the #1 Primetime Rating of the Night in Adults 18-49, Wins Outright in Adults 18-34
NBC spins the numbers for Saturday, May 31.

[05/31/14 - 08:50 AM]
Premiere of "Crossbones" Captures NBC's Highest 18-49 Rating in the Slot in Three Months
NBC spins the numbers for Friday, May 30.

[05/31/14 - 08:34 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, NBC Split Top Demo Honors
"20/20" and "Dateline NBC" snag the top spots among adults 18-49 last night.

[05/31/14 - 08:02 AM]
ESPN's Division I Softball Super Regional Coverage Generates Audience Growth
ESPN spins the numbers for Thursday, May 22 through Sunday, May 25.

[05/31/14 - 06:15 AM]
The Milestone 25th Season of "The Amazing Race" Kicks Off from Times Square in New York City
The 25th edition of the show will premiere this fall on a new day and time, Fridays (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT), on the CBS Television Network.

[05/30/14 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Friday, May 30
Updates include: CBS Television Distribution pulls the plug on "The Arsenio Hall Show"; Peter Fonda cast in AMC's "Galyntine"; and India Ennenga boards A&E's "The Returned."

[05/30/14 - 05:05 PM]
Video: "Married" - A New FX Original Comedy
The network's latest original comedy premieres Thursday, July 17 at 10:00/9:00c.

[05/30/14 - 03:52 PM]
NBC Reschedules "Growing Up Fisher" One-Hour Finale for Wednesday, June 11
Said swan song will be followed by the two-hour NBC News special "The People VS. O.J. Simpson: What the Jury Never Heard."

[05/30/14 - 02:31 PM]
UEFA Champions League Final Attracts Over Three Million Viewers
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Saturday, May 24.

[05/30/14 - 02:22 PM]
Catch-Up with Universal Cable Productions Series: "Covert Affairs," "Royal Pains" and "Suits" Before Their Summer Premieres on USA Network
Additionally, beginning June 2, iTunes, XBOX and Vudu will feature a "catch-up" package of the 15 most essential episodes of "Covert Affairs" to watch before the premiere.

[05/30/14 - 02:21 PM]
Thursday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: NBA Playoffs Claim Top Spot in Viewers, Demos
Plus: numbers for ESPN's "National Spelling Bee," truTV's "Impractical Jokers" and History's "Big Rig Bounty Hunters."

[05/30/14 - 12:52 PM]
TV Land Is Hosting a "Best of Friends" Marathon
The "Best of Friends" marathon will take place Saturday, May 31 through Wednesday, June 4 starting at 6pm ET/PT.

[05/30/14 - 12:18 PM]
"The Tonight Show," "Late Night" Dominate May Sweep and Cap the Period with Eight-Week Highs
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of May 19-23.







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[10/22/14 - 04:00 PM]
New Primetime Special "Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy" to Premiere Sunday, November 23 on Disney Channel
The high-stakes adventure features a special appearance by Rapunzel, voiced by Mandy Moore, who reprises her role from Disney's "Tangled."

[10/22/14 - 03:19 PM]
Bravo Media Renews "Below Deck" for Third Season as Finale Earns Highest-Rated Episode of the Season with Over 1.4 Million Total Viewers
Plus: look for "The Crew Tells All" next Tuesday, October 28 and a reunion special the following Tuesday, November 4.

[10/22/14 - 01:40 PM]
World Series Game 1 Drives FOX to Prime Time Ratings Win
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Tuesday, October 21.

[10/22/14 - 01:37 PM]
Lifetime Greenlights Limited Series "Lizzie Borden: The Fall River Chronicles"
Christina Ricci will reprise her haunting role as the notorious murder suspect she portrayed in the network's hit original movie "Lizzie Borden Took An Ax."

[10/22/14 - 01:14 PM]
Sneak Play of "Becoming," from LeBron James' Springhill Production Company and ESPN Films, Added at 5:30 P.M. Sunday, October 26 on Disney XD
It will also be presented in the previously announced 8:00 p.m. timeslot on Disney XD and on Friday, November 7 (7:00 p.m., ET/4:00 p.m., PT) on ESPN.

[10/22/14 - 12:44 PM]
Animal Planet's "Finding Bigfoot" Returns with Search for World's Largest Sasquatch
On Sunday, November 9, the series returns with a special two-hour episode that takes Bigfoot Field Research Organization (BFRO) president Matt Moneymaker, researchers James "Bobo" Fay and Cliff Barackman and skeptical scientist Ranae Holland off to the wilds of Alaska.

[10/22/14 - 11:31 AM]
Syfy's Hit Competition Series "Face Off" to Return for Eighth Season January 13 at 9PM
In a twist on the show's traditional format, three former champions, Rayce Bird (Season 2), Anthony Kosar (Season 4) and Laura Tyler (Season 5), will return in the premiere and select teams of five new artists who they will coach throughout the season.

[10/22/14 - 11:14 AM]
ABC Grows Year to Year in Total Viewers and Holds Steady in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for the weeks of September 22-October 19.

[10/22/14 - 11:05 AM]
Comedy Icon Steve Coogan to Star in "Happyish" on Showtime(R)
He'll succeed the late Philip Seymour Hoffman in the project, a comedic, soul-searching examination of our pursuit of happiness, a pursuit that might just be the very thing causing our unhappiness in the first place.

[10/22/14 - 11:04 AM]
Discovery Family Channel to Premiere the Third Season of Hasbro Studios' Popular Animated Series "Transformers Rescue Bots," November 1
The season three premiere of "Transformers Rescue Bots" returns with the episode "Land Before Prime," where Optimus Prime is forced to embrace his primal side when the Rescue Bots discover a mysterious island filled with dinosaurs.

[10/22/14 - 10:58 AM]
"NCIS: New Orleans" Delivers Its Highest Adults 18-49 Rating Since Its Series Premiere
CBS spins the numbers for Tuesday, October 21.

[10/22/14 - 10:49 AM]
First-Ever LEGO(R) Batman Television Special, "LEGO DC Comics: Batman: Be-Leaguered," Premieres October 27 on Cartoon Network
Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, this powerhouse partnership between the LEGO Group and DC Entertainment is a funny, lighthearted tale new to the DC Comics universe.

[10/22/14 - 10:42 AM]
"CMA Country Christmas" Adds Performances by Alan Jackson, and Brad Paisley with Rock Legend Steven Tyler
Artists previously announced include Dan + Shay, Brett Eldredge, Sara Evans, Lucy Hale, Hunter Hayes, Little Big Town, Idina Menzel, Nettles, LeAnn Rimes, Michael W. Smith, and Carrie Underwood.

[10/22/14 - 10:41 AM]
Inspired by the Success of "Shark Tank" ABC Announces the Launch of "Beyond the Tank"
"Beyond the Tank" will feature a look back at past "Shark Tank" pitches and deals to examine the highs and lows that can come from an appearance in the tank.

[10/22/14 - 10:31 AM]
TNT Greenlights "Cold Justice" Spinoff
Rather than tackling homicides, however, the new series will focus on sex crimes.