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[06/03/14 - 11:39 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, June 3
Updates include: Brian Dennehy on track to join Amazon's "Cocked"; Alexis Carra cast in ABC Family's "Recovery Road"; and Richard Kind first to board Amazon's "Red Oaks."

[06/03/14 - 03:19 PM]
Monday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: "The Bachelorette," "American Ninja Warrior" Claim Top Spots
Plus: numbers for Bravo's "Ladies of London," A&E's "Longmire" and Discovery's "Vegas Rat Rods."

[06/03/14 - 03:18 PM]
Showtime(R) Presents "David Beckham Into the Unknown" - Documentary Premieres Friday, June 13th at 9:00 p.m. (ET/PT)
This 90-minute documentary special chronicles global superstar athlete David Beckham and his friends' unforgettable journey deep into the heart of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil.

[06/03/14 - 12:13 PM]
Country Countdown: 24 Hours Until the "2014 CMT Music Awards" Airs Live from Nashville Tomorrow at 8 P.M. ET
"I find the (awards) to be the best concert I've ever been to," Bell said. "I think the lineup, and with the amount of performers, it's destined to be the best one yet. Just the lineup of performers alone is pretty radical."

[06/03/14 - 11:59 AM]
Video: "BoJack Horseman" - Teaser Trailer - Netflix
The animated comedy rolls out Friday, August 22 on the service.

[06/03/14 - 11:59 AM]
FOX Has 6 of the Top 20 Programs Among Adults 18-49
FOX spins the numbers for the week of May 26-June 1.

[06/03/14 - 11:47 AM]
Comedy Central's Hits Head to Bonnaroo
Highlights include the "Drunk History Live with Derek Waters and Friends" show will take place at Bonnaroo Cinema on Saturday, June 14 at 3:45 p.m.

[06/03/14 - 11:46 AM]
Series Premiere of TLC's "Return to Amish" Ranks #1 in Its Time Period Among All Television with W18-34
TLC spins the numbers for Sunday, June 1.

[06/03/14 - 11:39 AM]
TNT Registers the Top Audience Across All of Cable Television Each Game Night Throughout the 2014 NBA Western Conference Finals
Turner spins the numbers for the week of May 26-June 1.

[06/03/14 - 11:25 AM]
"The Color of Rain" Becomes Hallmark Movie Channel's Highest Rated Original Movie in Network History
The Hallmark Channel spins the numbers for Saturday, May 31.

[06/03/14 - 11:16 AM]
Laila Robins and Corey Stoll Join Season Four of the Award-Winning Showtime(R) Drama "Homeland"
Robins joins as a series regular in the role of "Martha Boyd," the United States Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, who is professional and put together, with a ship-to-ship voice and the personality to match.

[06/03/14 - 11:11 AM]
Fox Broadcasting Company Expands Development & Programming Team
Beth Miyares will return to FOX as Senior Vice President, Drama Development & Programming, and Conor Welch will join FOX as Vice President, Comedy Development & Programming.

[06/03/14 - 11:09 AM]
Sunday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: Another Week, Another "Game of Thrones" Victory
Plus: numbers for AMC's "Halt & Catch Fire," Discovery's "Russian Yeti: The Killer Lives" and TLC's "Return to Amish."

[06/03/14 - 11:08 AM]
Rangers-Kings Stanley Cup Final Begins Tomorrow Night - Game 1 at 8 P.M. ET on NBC
Coverage of Game 1 begins tomorrow night at 7 p.m. ET with NHL Live on-site at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles.

[06/03/14 - 11:08 AM]
Bravo Media Ranks #1 Among P18-49 on Sunday Night
Bravo spins the numbers for Sunday, June 1.

[06/03/14 - 11:04 AM]
Saturday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: NBA Playoffs Eclipse the Competition
Plus: numbers for BBC America's "Orphan Black," TLC's "We Should Have Eloped!" and HBO's "2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony."

[06/03/14 - 10:27 AM]
NBC Wins the Week of May 26-June 1 in 18-49, with "Talent" #1 Among Big 4 Shows and "Ninja Warrior," "Last Comic" & "Night Shift" Tied for #3
NBC spins the numbers for the week of May 26-June 1.

[06/03/14 - 10:06 AM]
ABC Airs 4 of the Week's Top 15 Non-Sports Programs in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for the week of May 26-June 1.

[06/03/14 - 10:03 AM]
CBS Wins the First Week of Summer in Viewers
CBS spins the numbers for the week of May 26-June 1.

[06/03/14 - 10:00 AM]
Bill Maher Heads to Washington, D.C. to Host a Live Edition of HBO's "Real Time with Bill Maher," Immediately Followed by a New HBO Stand-Up Special, "Live, Without Interruption" on Sept. 12
Both installments will air back-to-back beginning at 9:00/8:00c on said night.

[06/03/14 - 09:54 AM]
Discovery Channel Ventures Deep Into the Brazilian Wilderness in Upcoming Special "Brazil Gone Wild"
In the special, viewers get an in-depth look at capuchin monkey, giant otter and coati families all struggling to survive in the unforgiving climates and rugged terrains of Brazil.

[06/03/14 - 09:44 AM]
Spike TV to Premiere New Documentary Celebrating the Life and Work of Hollywood Legend Steve McQueen
The 90-minute special, narrated by Robert Downey Jr., will premiere on Spike TV, Tuesday, June 24 at 9:00/8:00c.

[06/03/14 - 09:44 AM]
"48 Hours: The Lost Daughter" Is Monday's #1 Broadcast at 10:00 PM with Viewers
CBS spins the numbers for Monday, June 2.

[06/03/14 - 09:33 AM]
MTV to Feature Back-to-Back New Episodes of "16 and Pregnant" on Monday, June 9 and June 16 at 10:00 P.M. and 11:00 P.M. ET/PT
Additionally, fans can catch more "16 and Pregnant" when MTV airs "16 and Pregnant: Life After Labor Finale Special" on Tuesday, July 1.

[06/03/14 - 09:25 AM]
Kings-Blackhawks Game 7 Is Most-Watched Non-Stanley Cup Final NHL Playoff Game on Record
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, June 1.

[06/03/14 - 09:20 AM]
CNBC Announces July 8 Premiere for Original Series, "Restaurant Startup"
The eight one-hour episodes feature restaurateur and TV personality Joe Bastianich and chef and restaurant operator Tim Love who vie to invest their own money in restaurant concepts they believe could make them millions.

[06/03/14 - 09:16 AM]
Rachael Ray and Guy Fieri Return for New Round Of "Kids Cook-Off" on Food Network
Now in production and premiering later this summer, this six episode series includes Rachael and Guy coaching and mentoring eight talented young cooks in the kitchen, competing for a chance to win their own web series on FoodNetwork.com.

[06/03/14 - 09:12 AM]
More High-Stakes Adventures in Motorcycle Hunting in an All-New Season of Velocity's "What's in the Barn?"
On Tuesday, June 10, Velocity is inviting viewers back on the road with Dale Walksler, America's foremost guardian of motorcycle history.

[06/03/14 - 09:01 AM]
ESPN's Coverage of Miguel Cotto vs. Sergio Martinez
The fight - from Madison Square Garden in New York on Saturday, June 7 - will be produced and distributed live by HBO-Pay-Per-View beginning at 9:00/8:00c.

[06/03/14 - 08:52 AM]
Stars of ABC Family's "Melissa & Joey" to Participate in Live Twitter Chat with Fans on Wednesday, June 4
Taylor Spreitler, Christopher Rich, David Lascher and Marissa Jaret Winokur are among the participants.

[06/03/14 - 08:50 AM]
National Geographic Channel Brings Together the Captivating Stories of Unexpected Newsmakers in "The '90s: The Last Great Decade?"
Those on tap include Jason Alexander, Roseanne Barr, Shannen Doherty, Courtney Love, Matthew Perry, Martin Sheen and James Van Der Beek.

[06/03/14 - 08:49 AM]
"Beauty and the Beast" Returns with Most-Watched Episode in More Than a Year
The CW spins the numbers for Monday, June 2.

[06/03/14 - 08:47 AM]
Brian Williams and Tom Brokaw in Normandy, France for "NBC Nightly News" and Primetime Special Marking the 70th Anniversary of D-Day
On Friday at 8:00/7:00c, NBC News will present a primetime special, "Brian Williams Reporting: Journey to Normandy."

[06/03/14 - 08:41 AM]
ABC Is Monday's Most-Watched Network for the 7th Time in 8 Weeks
ABC spins the numbers for Monday, June 2.

[06/03/14 - 08:40 AM]
"American Ninja Warrior" Grows 19% Week to Week in Adults 18-49 and by 13% in Total Viewers
NBC spins the numbers for Monday, June 2.

[06/03/14 - 08:39 AM]
Second Most-Watched Conference Finals Ever on ESPN
ESPN spins the numbers for its NBA post-season coverage to date.

[06/03/14 - 08:23 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: "MasterChef," "24" Put FOX in Front Among Demos
The network pulls off a tight victory over NBC among adults 18-49.

[06/03/14 - 08:21 AM]
"The Case Against 8," A Riveting Look at History in the Making, Goes Behind the Scenes as Two Couples Battle for Marriage Equality in California; HBO Documentary Films Presentation Debuts June 23
A crowd-pleaser on the festival circuit, the project won the 2014 Sundance Film Festival Directing Award in the U.S. Documentary category and the SXSW Audience Award in the Festival Favorites category.

[06/03/14 - 08:13 AM]
NBC News' Peacock Productions UK Headquarters Signs Deal with Forensic Mind Reader Colin Cloud to Develop Series
Performer, consultant, coach and comedian, the endearing Colin Cloud is a forensic mind reader.

[06/03/14 - 08:04 AM]
WatchESPN App for Android and iOS Devices Now Compatible with Chromecast
WATCH ABC and WATCH Disney products will also be coming soon to Chromecast.

[06/03/14 - 08:02 AM]
California Chrome Runs for Triple Crown History in Belmont Stakes Saturday, June 7, at 4:30 PM ET on NBC
Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner California Chrome runs for history, aiming to become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978.

[06/03/14 - 07:42 AM]
Smithsonian Channel Celebrates 200th Anniversary of Star-Spangled Banner on June 14
Sung before almost every sporting event in the nation, The Star-Spangled Banner has stirring lyrics and a powerful melody.

[06/03/14 - 07:32 AM]
TV One Sets Premiere Date for "R&B Divas LA" Second Season on Wednesday, July 16 at 10 PM ET
Each episode will follow these six exceptional women as they balance a series of personal issues, such as divorce and struggles with suicide, while fighting to rise and stay on top of the R&B charts.

[06/03/14 - 07:11 AM]
Travel Channel's Powerful Duo - Former Homicide Detective Steve Dischiavi and Medium Amy Allan - Are Back on the Case, Solving Paranormal Mysteries Across the U.S. on "The Dead Files"
Look for new episodes beginning Saturday, July 12 at 10:00/9:00c on the network.

[06/03/14 - 06:25 AM]
TVGN Serves It Up Family Style with "The Sorrentinos" Original Reality Series Premiering on Tuesday, July 15 at 10:00 PM, ET/PT
The eight 30-minute episodes will follow the Sorrentino family as they embark on life after reality in their hometown of Howell, N.J.

[06/03/14 - 06:01 AM]
Netflix Will Premiere "This is Not a Ball", A Film That Explores The Global Passion For Soccer, On June 13
The film follows Brazilian artist and photographer Vik Muniz as he explores the world's passion for soccer and creates a major work of art made of 20,000 soccer balls.

[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).

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[10/20/16 - 03:55 PM]
Oxygen Media Tests the Bonds of Friendship When New Competition Series "The Battle of the Ex-Besties" Premieres Tuesday, December 6 at 11PM ET/PT
Hosted by Sibley Scoles, the series follows fourteen former BFFs who are forced to confront - and hopefully forget - past differences in order to win a life-changing $100,000 grand prize.

[10/20/16 - 01:49 PM]
Investigation Discovery Delivers Nearly One Million Viewers for World Television Premiere of "Southwest of Salem: The Story of the San Antonio Four"
Investigation Discovery further spins the numbers for Saturday, October 15.

[10/20/16 - 01:04 PM]
Investigation Discovery Looks at When Happily Ever After Goes Horribly Wrong in All-New Series "Married with Secrets"
The new eight-part series premieres Tuesday, October 25 at 10:00/9:00c.

[10/20/16 - 12:27 PM]
BBC America Debuts New Original Co-Production "Undercover" with Two-Night Premiere Event in November
Look for said event on Wednesday, November 16 and Thursday, November 17 at 8:00/7:00c.

[10/20/16 - 11:47 AM]
TLC's "Little People, Big World" Returns with the Roloffs Facing a Whole New Reality
Season 12 rolls out Tuesday, November 22 at 8:00/7:00c on the cable channel.

[10/20/16 - 11:45 AM]
GSN Adds "Wheel of Fortune" to Daytime Schedule Beginning Monday, October 24
In addition, GSN Games has launched Wheel of Fortune(R) Slots: The Ultimate Collection, a new mobile app bringing together a variety of stunning Wheel of Fortune-themed slots games and authentic elements from the TV show.

[10/20/16 - 11:14 AM]
A&E Network to Premiere New Season of Hit Series "Wahlburgers" November 16
Look for back-to-back episodes on Wednesday nights beginning at 10:00/9:00c.

[10/20/16 - 11:04 AM]
Bravo Media's "Top Chef" Announces 8 Returning Chefs Vying for Redemption on the New Season Premiering Thursday, Dec. 1 at 10PM ET/PT
It's the ultimate challenge of old blood versus new, on the Emmy and James Beard Award winning series, as the chefs head to Charleston to battle it out alongside eight talented "Top Chef" newcomers.

[10/20/16 - 09:31 AM]
CBS Orders "Salvation," A New Event Series for Broadcast in Summer 2017
A suspense thriller, the series centers on an MIT grad student and a tech superstar who bring a low-level Pentagon official a staggering discovery - that an asteroid is just six months away from colliding with Earth.

[10/20/16 - 09:07 AM]
Rise and 'Shine... Discovery's "Moonshiners" Returns Tuesday, November 15 at 9PM ET/PT
This season these master whiskey makers are putting everything on the line to evolve their craft and take their handmade liquor to the next level.

[10/20/16 - 08:48 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Pulls in Front Among Adults 18-49
The Alphabet leads the night with its coverage of The Third Presidential Debate.

[10/20/16 - 08:33 AM]
Award-Winning Comedian Ricky Gervais Brings Brent Back! David Brent: Life on the Road Premieres on Netflix February 10, 2017
Directed, written and produced by award-winning, comedic genius Gervais, David Brent: Life on the Road sees a documentary crew catching up with the idiosyncratic David Brent from the BBC2's mockumentary "The Office."

[10/20/16 - 07:48 AM]
"Outrageous Acts of Science" Returns to Science Channel for an All New Season October 26 at 9PM
The all-new episodes show mind-blowing displays of science in action while counting down the week's Top 20 videos.

[10/20/16 - 07:35 AM]
OneRepublic to Rock Rotterdam at the 2016 MTV EMAs
The multi-platinum pop-rock quintet will join host Bebe Rehxa and previously-announced performers Bruno Mars, Shawn Mendes, DNCE, Lukas Graham and Zara Larsson on stage.

[10/20/16 - 07:14 AM]
"RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" Season 2 Slays Records as the Most Viewed Season of a Logo Original Series to Date
Plus: look for a reunion special on October 27 and "Season 6 RuVealed" on November 3.