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[06/23/15 - 11:21 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, June 23
Updates include: David Ajala first to board USA's "Falling Water"; Julian McMahon bound for "Hunters" at Syfy; and Alana de la Garza to recur on "Scorpion" for CBS.

[06/23/15 - 01:22 PM]
Momentum Continues as USA - Colombia Sets New FOX Sports 1 Audience Record
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Monday, June 22.

[06/23/15 - 01:06 PM]
Disney Channel Sweeps Primetime and Total Day for the 3rd-Consecutive Week in Total Viewers and Major Youth Demos
Disney Channel spins the numbers for the week of June 15-21.

[06/23/15 - 01:04 PM]
NBC Arrives at Comic-Con with New Series and Returning Fan Favorites
"Heroes Reborn," "Blindspot," "The Player," "Hannibal" and "Grimm" are among the featured series.

[06/23/15 - 12:39 PM]
Oxygen Media Follows Nikki Alexander's Unique and Chaotic Modern Family in "It Takes A Sister" Premiering Tuesday, August 4 at 9 PM ET/PT
The comedic docu-series follows Nikki who lives under one roof with her four younger sisters, her eight nieces and nephews, three dogs and one of her sister's exes who is also her assistant.

[06/23/15 - 12:38 PM]
TV Land Launches New Logo and On-Air Look Reflecting New Original Programming Direction
The new look of the network reflects the three tenets of TV Land's reinvention: quality, cleverness, and truth.

[06/23/15 - 12:03 PM]
3 Ball Entertainment and New Regency Join Forces for Television Reality Game-Competition Series Based on Hit Film "Mr. and Mrs. Smith"
While details of the show remain top secret, producers confirm that the series will feature married couples that compete in a high-octane, high-stakes game that offers a twist on the TV competition format.

[06/23/15 - 12:01 PM]
Janet Jackson to Receive Inaugural Ultimate Icon: Music Dance Visual Award at the "BET Awards" 2015
Ciara, Jason Derulo and Tinashe are slated to perform a special dance tribute to the iconic entertainer, which is set to include her just released single, "No Sleeep."

[06/23/15 - 12:01 PM]
ABC Family Begins Production on New Comedy Series "Kevin from Work"
The single-camera comedy series will premiere on the network on Wednesday, August 12th at 8:30 PM ET/PT, following hit comedy series "Young & Hungry."

[06/23/15 - 11:35 AM]
National Geographic Channel to Air "Mission Pluto" on July 14 - Same Day New Horizons Spacecraft Is Scheduled to Make Historic Flyby of Dwarf Planet
The special, hosted by Jason Silva, also premieres July 19 on Nat Geo Mundo and globally on National Geographic Channel in 170 countries and 45 languages.

[06/23/15 - 11:23 AM]
"Road to the Show" Highlights Baseball's Biggest Stars on Their Journey to the Big Leagues
AJ Pierzynski, Prince Fielder, Jonathan Papelbon, Torii Hunter, Tim Hudson and CJ Wilson are the featured participants.

[06/23/15 - 10:34 AM]
USA Network "Nation Under A-Hack" Survey Results
The survey was conducted in conjunction with the premiere of USA's new drama series, "Mr. Robot," premiering Wednesday, June 24.

[06/23/15 - 10:31 AM]
ABC Family Announces the Cast of and Starts Production on Supernatural Pilot "Beyond"
Callan McAuliffe leads the series as Holden, who wakes up in a hospital not realizing he's been in a coma for 12 years - emotionally still a teenager, physically an adult, and possibly in possession of supernatural powers.

[06/23/15 - 10:26 AM]
Disney Channel Presents Its "Whodunit?" Weekend Event, Friday, July 24 - Sunday, July 26
The special programming event includes all-new episodes of "K.C. Undercover," "Liv and Maddie," "Jessie," "Austin & Ally," "Girl Meets World," "Dog With A Blog" and "I Didn't Do It."

[06/23/15 - 10:20 AM]
Destination America Marks Fourth of July with Star-Spangled Celebrations in Waveland, Miss. and Oroville, Calif.
The line-up of fun in each town will encompass all the elements of a quintessential patriotic party.

[06/23/15 - 10:03 AM]
Showtime(R) and Hulu Partner to Launch Showtime Streaming Service Through Hulu in Early July
Starting in early July, Showtime will become the first premium service to be offered to Hulu's nearly nine million subscribers nationwide.

[06/23/15 - 10:01 AM]
Conan O'Brien to be Immortalized with Four Pop! Vinyl Figures from TBS and Funko
Created for TBS by Funko, the figure designs include "Conan O'Brien," "Batman Conan," "Zombie Conan" and "Conan's Monster."

[06/23/15 - 10:01 AM]
Web Animation Pioneers The Brothers Chaps Create "Two More Eggs," a Series of Cartoon Shorts, for Disney XD
The series launches with three animated shorts, followed by a new episode every Tuesday throughout the summer.

[06/23/15 - 10:01 AM]
All-New Episodes of "Key & Peele" Premiere July 8 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central
Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele return with the first of 11 all-new episodes.

[06/23/15 - 10:00 AM]
HBO and Cinemax Bring Two Series to Comic-Con International: San Diego 2015
The former's "Game of Thrones" and the latter's upcoming new series "Outcast" are on tap.

[06/23/15 - 09:04 AM]
AMC Releases "The Walking Dead" Comic Con Key Art
"The Walking Dead" Comic Con panel will take place on Friday, July 10 at 12:00 p.m. PT.

[06/23/15 - 08:43 AM]
NBC Ties for the Monday Win, As "Ninja" Tops Its Year-Ago Results and "The Island" Wins at 10 Among ABC, CBS & NBC
NBC spins the numbers for Monday, June 22.

[06/23/15 - 08:36 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Tops Viewers, Shares Demo Crown with NBC
The Alphabet's "The Bachelorette" and the Peacock's "American Ninja Warrior" are the night's top draws among adults 18-49.

[06/23/15 - 08:30 AM]
ABC Is No. 1 on Monday in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for Monday, June 22.

[06/23/15 - 07:33 AM]
ESPN2 Televises the Canadian Football League's Season-Opening Game
This season, ESPN television networks and ESPN3, the company's live multi-screen sports network, have exclusive rights to present 89 games in the United States.

[06/22/15 - 11:29 PM]
Development Update: Monday, June 22
Updates include: Christina Ricci to star in "Z" for Amazon; Molly Bernard tapped as series regular on TV Land's "Younger"; and Aisha Tyler to recur on CBS's "Criminal Minds."

[06/22/15 - 04:02 PM]
11.2 Million Viewers Witness Dramatic Conclusion of 115th U.S. Open Championship
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Sunday, June 21.

[06/22/15 - 02:21 PM]
Kimbo Slice-Ken Shamrock Delivers Record Ratings for Spike
Spike TV spins the numbers for Friday, June 19.

[06/22/15 - 02:01 PM]
"The Amazing Race" Kicked Off Its Next Trip Around the World from Venice, Calif.
After completing their first challenge, the teams are now en route to their first destination, Rio de Janeiro.

[06/22/15 - 01:51 PM]
NBC Not Going Forward with a Fourth Season of "Hannibal"
"'Hannibal' is finishing his last course at NBC's table this summer, but a hungry cannibal can always dine again," said Bryan Fuller.

[06/22/15 - 01:35 PM]
Noah Centineo Joins the Cast of ABC Family's Award-Winning Drama Series "The Fosters"
Centineo will be a series regular and first be seen in the second half of the third season, airing in 2016.

[06/22/15 - 01:11 PM]
NBC Announces Fall Premiere Dates for New 2015-16 Season
New launches include "Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris" (September 15) and "Chicago Med" (November 10).

[06/22/15 - 12:32 PM]
Showtime(R) to Host "Penny Dreadful" Signing with Series Star Reeve Carney at San Diego Comic-Con 2015
Additionally, makeup artist and YouTube sensation Alexys Fleming will transform five lucky fans into characters from the show.

[06/22/15 - 12:19 PM]
"Bombshell" Shifts from Screen to Stage
Following the explosive and well-received Actors Fund benefit that featured the music of "Bombshell" from the NBC television series "Smash," Universal Stage Productions has begun development on "Bombshell" as a musical for the stage.

[06/22/15 - 12:04 PM]
Tour de France Preview Show Airs This Wednesday, June 24 at 10 P.M. ET on NBCSN
The show will take an in-depth look at the Tour de France, the world's most prestigious cycling event.

[06/22/15 - 11:55 AM]
Animal Planet Introduces a Passionate Maverick and Masterful ER Veterinarian in "Dr. Jeff: Rocky Mountain Vet"
The new 10-part series premieres Saturday, July 11 at 10:00/9:00c on the cable channel.

[06/22/15 - 11:16 AM]
1.7 Million Tune to AMC for the Series Premiere of "The Making of the Mob: New York," Including 767,000 Adults 25-54
AMC further spins the numbers for Monday, June 15.

[06/22/15 - 11:12 AM]
"7 Days in Hell," An HBO Special Presentation Starring Andy Samberg and Kit Harington, Debuts July 11
Also appearing in the film are Fred Armisen, David Copperfield, Lena Dunham, Chris Evert, Will Forte, Karen Gillan, Filip Hammar, Jim Lampley, Howie Mandel, John McEnroe, Soledad O'Brien, Michael Sheen, Mary Steenburgen, June Squibb and Serena Williams.

[06/22/15 - 10:07 AM]
Acclaimed Filmmaker Morgan Spurlock Helms New CMT Documentary "Morgan Spurlock Presents Freedom! The Movie" Premiering Saturday, July 11
The film stars freedom-loving comedian Billy Wayne Davis, who traverses the country on a quest to find Americans exercising their God-given freedoms, no matter the cost, because freedom isn't free, even with a Groupon.

[06/22/15 - 10:03 AM]
"Shark Week Sharktacular" Hosted by Eli Roth Airs Tomorrow, Tuesday, June 23 at 10 PM ET/PT on Discovery
To get fans even more excited for "Shark Week," Roth will take viewers through a countdown of the Top 5 fan favorite moments from the past 27 years.

[06/22/15 - 10:02 AM]
Live + 7 Day Ratings: ABC's "The Whispers" Is TV's Highest-Rated Summer Debut in 2 Years in Adults 18-49
ABC further spins the numbers for the week of June 1-7.

[06/22/15 - 09:41 AM]
FYI(TM) Debuts New Original Series "We're Moving In"
With the guidance of design specialists, Britany Simon and James Connelly, new housemates get the help they need in order to make their visions come alive with innovative, do-it-yourself ideas from Pinterest.

[06/22/15 - 09:08 AM]
Spike's Hit Series "Lip Sync Battle" Continues Season One with All New Episodes
Upcoming installments will feature Taraji P. Henson, Terrence Howard, Justin Bieber, Alison Brie, Iggy Azalea, Will Arnett and more!

[06/22/15 - 09:02 AM]
New Series "Why? With Hannibal Buress" Premieres Wednesday, July 8 at 10:30 p.m. on Comedy Central
Through the eight-episode season, "Why? With Hannibal Buress" will be shot in front of a studio audience and each episode will tape the same week it airs.

[06/22/15 - 09:01 AM]
NBC Sports Group Presents Exclusive Live Coverage of 2015 NHL Draft Friday at 7 P.M. ET on NBCSN
In addition, NBCSN will also provide live coverage of the 2015 NHL Awards this Wednesday at 7 p.m. ET.

[06/22/15 - 08:36 AM]
"Celebrity Family Feud" Opens at No. 1 on Sunday with Multi-Year Time-Slot Highs
ABC spins the numbers for Sunday, June 21.

[06/22/15 - 08:34 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Tops Viewers, Demos with U.S. Open
Plus: ABC's "Celebrity Family Feud" leads the night in said categories overall.

[06/22/15 - 08:23 AM]
Bravo Media's "The Real Housewives of New York City" Heats Up in Turks & Caicos Beginning Tuesday, June 23 at 9PM ET/PT
Now in its seventh season, the beloved series celebrates its 100th episode milestone on Tuesday, June 30 at 9pm ET/PT.

[06/22/15 - 08:01 AM]
"Travel Channel Star" Winner Will Be Crowned in a One-Hour On-Air Special Hosted by Bert Kreischer Premiering Monday, September 7 at 8:00 PM ET/PT
The next round of the competition posts online today and pits each of the top five contestants in all-new videos produced by the network.

[06/22/15 - 07:36 AM]
ESPN to Exclusively Televise the 2015 NBA Draft Presented By State Farm
Rece Davis will host the NBA Draft on ESPN and will be joined on the main set by ESPN college basketball analyst and NBA Draft expert Jay Bilas, college basketball analyst Jay Williams and NBA analyst Jalen Rose.







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[04/18/18 - 04:36 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 02:16 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 12:29 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 12:01 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 11:05 AM]
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[04/18/18 - 11:02 AM]
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[04/18/18 - 11:00 AM]
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[04/18/18 - 11:00 AM]
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[04/18/18 - 10:23 AM]
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