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[01/05/16 - 11:29 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, January 5
Updates include: Michael Weatherly to exit "NCIS" after 13 seasons; Rachel Keller cast as female lead in FX's "Legion"; and Alexander Skarsgard, James Tupper among latest to board HBO's "Big Little Lies."

[01/05/16 - 04:52 PM]
ESPN Films Announces New 30 for 30 Documentaries and First-Ever 30 for 30 Miniseries Event "OJ: Made in America"
The third volume of the award-winning and critically acclaimed series will continue with the premiere of "The '85 Bears" on Thursday, February 4 at 9:00/8:00c.

[01/05/16 - 04:15 PM]
Netflix Brings Psychological Thriller "Gypsy" to Members Worldwide
The series follows the journey of Jean Holloway - a therapist who begins to develop dangerous and intimate relationships with the people in her patients' lives.

[01/05/16 - 12:40 PM]
Donald Trump to Appear Monday, Jan. 11 on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"
Trump, who previously appeared September 11 on "The Tonight Show," has begun to air television commercials in both Iowa and New Hampshire to promote his candidacy.

[01/05/16 - 12:28 PM]
The Paley Center for Media's 33rd Annual PaleyFest Los Angeles to Take Place March 11-20, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre
The PaleyFest LA 2016 initial lineup will be announced, and tickets will go on sale, on Tuesday, January 12.

[01/05/16 - 11:45 AM]
Thinkfactory Media and Larry the Cable Guy Put on a Happy Face for "Hide the Smile"
The series challenges contestants to keep a straight face and hold back laughter in an effort to win cash, as they are put in the midst of scripted sketches performed by a professional comedy troupe.

[01/05/16 - 11:36 AM]
"The Big Bang Theory" Sets New Television Record for the Largest Live +7-Day Viewer Lift
CBS further spins the numbers for the week of December 14-20.

[01/05/16 - 11:33 AM]
ESPN's NBA Viewership Up Across TV & Digital Platforms
ESPN spins the numbers for its NBA coverage to date this season.

[01/05/16 - 11:20 AM]
Showtime(R) Trailblazing New Political Documentary Series "The Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on Earth" Sets Airdate
The real-time documentary series will premieres Sunday, January 17 at 8:00/7:00c.

[01/05/16 - 10:52 AM]
Velocity Earns Double-Digit Primetime Ratings Increases on the Road to Best Year, Best Quarter and Best December Ever
Velocity spins the numbers for 2015.

[01/05/16 - 10:47 AM]
GSN Ends 2015 with Highest Viewership Ever in Primetime with Double-Digit Growth Across Key Demos
GSN spins the numbers for 2015.

[01/05/16 - 10:42 AM]
Discovery Channel Delivers Highest Rated Year Ever Across Persons and Men 25-54 with Most Watched Year Ever in 2015
Discovery spins the numbers for 2015.

[01/05/16 - 10:30 AM]
Bravo Media's Emmy-Winning "Inside the Actors Studio" Welcomes Award-Winning Thespian Jeff Daniels on Thursday, January 7 at 8PM ET/PT
The Emmy-winning performer discusses his recent role of John Sculley in the critically-acclaimed film, "Steve Jobs," and his upcoming Broadway run starring in "Blackbird," beginning February 2016.

[01/05/16 - 10:24 AM]
FYI(TM) Taps Culinary Showman Chef Sharone Hakman to Join Primetime Talk Show "Kocktails with Khloe"
Formerly a financial planner, Hakman left the corporate world to follow his true love for food and pursue a culinary career.

[01/05/16 - 10:15 AM]
HBO Documentary Films Acquires Brian Oakes' Documentary "Jim: The James Foley Story," About the Life and Death of Frontline Journalist James Foley, From Kunhardt Films
The film will have its world premiere in the U.S. Documentary Competition of the upcoming Sundance Film Festival, and will debut Saturday, February 6 on HBO.

[01/05/16 - 10:09 AM]
Disney and ABC Raise Awareness of the Importance of Reading with Nonprofit First Book Through "Magic of Storytelling" Campaign
The campaign features a public service announcement, special events, an extensive media campaign, social media activations and a 50-state online challenge.

[01/05/16 - 10:05 AM]
ABC Family/Freeform Brings Shadow World to Life in Boston in Promotion of Highly Anticipated "Shadowhunters"
From December 7 to January 18, the innovative DOOH campaign reveals the Shadow World and its dangerous creatures in promotion of the January 12 premiere date of "Shadowhunters."

[01/05/16 - 09:59 AM]
Animal Planet Rings in the New Year with Busy January Slate
Highlights include the two-hour special "Panda Republic," which chronicles the challenges and triumphs at two Chinese panda centers dedicated to saving the species.

[01/05/16 - 09:58 AM]
CBS Sweeps Monday as All Three Dramas Post Huge Across-the-Board Growth from Last First-Run Episodes
CBS spins the numbers for Monday, January 4.

[01/05/16 - 09:23 AM]
Nickelodeon Rings in 2016 with the Return of All-New Live-Action and Animation Episodes, Beginning Saturday, Jan. 9
New episodes of "Game Shakers," "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" and "100 Things To Do Before High School" will kick things off on said date.

[01/05/16 - 09:22 AM]
Golf Channel Matches Highest-Rated Year Ever in 2015
Golf Channel spins the numbers for 2015.

[01/05/16 - 09:21 AM]
FYI(TM) Posts Growth Across All Demos for 2015
FYI spins the numbers for 2015.

[01/05/16 - 09:00 AM]
The Reign of "The Royals" Continues as E!, Lionsgate and Universal Cable Productions Announce Season Three of the Original Scripted Series
Created by Mark Schwahn, the hour-long drama centers around a fictional modern day royal family.

[01/05/16 - 09:00 AM]
Presenters Announced for The 73rd Annual Golden Globe(R) Awards
Veteran host Ricky Gervais returns for the fourth time to host the high-profile ceremony that will air on Sunday, January 10.

[01/05/16 - 08:51 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Dramas Hold Off Return of ABC's "Bachelor"
All three of the Eye's hours are up from their last originals.

[01/05/16 - 08:47 AM]
No. 1 Kansas' Triple Overtime Win Over No. 2 Oklahoma Brings in Record Big 12 Rating
ESPN spins the numbers for Monday, January 4.

[01/05/16 - 08:29 AM]
"The Bachelor" Season 20 Premiere Ranks as Monday's No. 1 Program in Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and All Key Women Demos
ABC spins the numbers for Monday, January 4.

[01/05/16 - 08:25 AM]
"Superstore" Retains 85% of Its Preview, Which Benefited from a High-Rated "Voice" Lead-In
NBC spins the numbers for Monday, January 4.

[01/05/16 - 08:05 AM]
Georgie and Poppy Carlton Return to BBC America in an All-New Season of "Almost Royal"
BBCAmerica.com is streaming episode one now for a very special sneak peak.

[01/05/16 - 08:01 AM]
"SNL" Rings in 2016 With Back-to-Back Shows
Look for Adam Driver and musical guest Chris Stapleton on January 16 followed by Ronda Rousey and Selena Gomez the following week.

[01/05/16 - 07:24 AM]
In L+7, "Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors" Generates the Biggest Lifts Ever Going from L+SD to L+7 for a Movie on the Broadcast Nets
NBC further spins the numbers for Thursday, December 10.

[01/05/16 - 06:01 AM]
Netflix and DreamWorks Animation Expand Global Relationship
Starting in 2016, Netflix will launch several new series from DWA, including a reimagining of "Voltron," and the new series, "Trollhunters," from master storyteller Guillermo del Toro.

[01/04/16 - 11:35 PM]
Development Update: Monday, January 4
Updates include: FXX rescinds series order for "Cassius & Clay"; NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution cancels "The Meredith Vieira Show"; and Lily Collins signs onto Amazon's "The Last Tycoon."

[01/04/16 - 04:08 PM]
BBC Two's "The Fall" Series Three - The Endgame Has Begun
The five-part series, which streams on Netflix in the U.S., is currently filming in Belfast.

[01/04/16 - 02:25 PM]
"NFL on CBS" Regular-Season Viewership Highest in 29 Years
CBS further spins the numbers for its NFL coverage to date.

[01/04/16 - 02:19 PM]
Buck, Aikman & Andrews Call All FOX NFL Postseason Games
Joining the trio on-site are veteran reporter, host and play-by-play announcer Chris Myers, serving as an additional game reporter, and former head of NFL officiating and football rules expert Mike Pereira.

[01/04/16 - 01:53 PM]
National Geographic Channel's "Monstah" Hit Series "Wicked Tuna" Moves to Monday Nights
The new season kicks off Monday, February 1 at 9:00/8:00c on the network.

[01/04/16 - 01:14 PM]
"Manson's Lost Girls" Featuring Hollywood's Next Gen Stars MacKenzie Mauzy, Eden Brolin, Greer Grammer and Christian Madsen, Premieres February 6
The film paints a new picture of Charles Manson's (Jeff Ward) world.

[01/04/16 - 12:47 PM]
Investigation Discovery Clinches #1 Spot for Total Day Delivery Among W25-54 in All of Ad-Supported Cable in 4Q 2015
Investigation Discovery spins the numbers for the fourth quarter of 2015.

[01/04/16 - 12:34 PM]
Video: Netflix Releases Trailer for "Tom Segura: Mostly Stories" - Debuts Jan. 8
The one-hour special was filmed at Seattle's Neptune Theater.

[01/04/16 - 12:31 PM]
Victoria Justice and Ryan McCarten Cast as Sweethearts Janet and Brad in "The Rocky Horror Picture Show"
Plus: Reeve Carney has been cast as "Riff Raff," one of Dr. Frank-N-Furter's loyal servants.

[01/04/16 - 12:30 PM]
HGTV Finishes 2015 with Highest-Rated Year Ever
HGTV spins the numbers for 2015.

[01/04/16 - 11:39 AM]
"The Tonight Show" and "Late Night" Dominate Timeslot Competition in Fourth Quarter
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of December 21-25 and the fourth quarter of 2015.

[01/04/16 - 11:27 AM]
Video: History's "Vikings" Season Four Trailer Released
Beginning February 18, a new episode will air every Thursday for ten weeks with the remaining episodes to air later in the year.

[01/04/16 - 10:33 AM]
"Nightline" Is #1 in Total Viewers, Improves Week-to-Week in All Key Target Demos
ABC spins the late-night numbers for the week of December 21-25 and the fourth quarter of 2015.

[01/04/16 - 09:02 AM]
AMC's "Better Call Saul" Releases Season Two Key Art
As previously announced, the series returns Monday, February 15 at 10:00/9:00c.

[01/04/16 - 08:47 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: "Sunday Night Football" Wraps Season on Top for NBC
The Peacock easily eclipses the night in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[01/04/16 - 08:40 AM]
"The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Renewed by NBC Owned Television Stations Through Summer 2020
The series, from Telepictures Productions, will continue to air on 10 of the NBC-owned stations.

[01/04/16 - 08:11 AM]
Ellen DeGeneres to Receive Fourth Annual People's Choice Award for Favorite Humanitarian
"I am so honored to be receiving the People's Choice Humanitarian Award. I think it sums me up perfectly as I am both a human and an itarian," stated DeGeneres.

[01/04/16 - 08:10 AM]
Schedule Change Alert - "Master P's Family Empire"
The Reelz series will return with new episodes on Wednesday, January 13 at 10:00/9:00c.







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[01/18/20 - 06:18 PM]
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Directed by Alison Ellwood, the series features an intimate portrait of the artists who created a music revolution through a wealth of rare and newly unearthed footage and audio recordings.

[01/18/20 - 06:17 PM]
EPIX Unveils Development Slate
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[01/18/20 - 06:16 PM]
EPIX to Premiere Carnival Films' "Belgravia" on Sunday, April 12
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[01/18/20 - 03:04 PM]
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This season of Sacred Lies follows Elsie (Jordan Alexander) as she searches for the family she never knew after being abandoned as a child.

[01/18/20 - 02:08 PM]
Oxygen Presents a Two-Hour Documentary "Kim Kardashian West: The Justice Project" Premiering Sunday, April 5 at 7PM ET/PT
With 2.2 million men and women behind bars in the United States, more than any other country, Kim Kardashian West is making it her personal mission to address the criminal reform crisis and make an impactful change.

[01/18/20 - 01:51 PM]
Spectrum Originals Anthology Series "Manhunt: Deadly Games" Produced by Lionsgate Television to Debut February 3
All 10 episodes of the one-hour anthology series from Lionsgate Television will drop ad-free exclusively on Spectrum's On Demand platform.

[01/18/20 - 10:06 AM]
Lifetime Orders Investigative Doc "Surviving Jeffrey Epstein" for 2020 Programming Slate
Other highlights include: five new movies based on V.C. Andrews' Ruby Landry series for the 2020 TV season.

[01/18/20 - 08:22 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: "WWE SmackDown" Keeps FOX on Top in Demos
The network remains the adults 18-49 champ while CBS is the most-watched broadcaster.

[01/18/20 - 08:02 AM]
History(R) Announces "Black Patriots" from Executive Producer and NBA Legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Honoring African American Heroes Who Fought on the Frontlines of the Revolutionary War for United States Independence
The one-hour documentary premieres Wednesday, February 19 at 10:00/9:00c.

[01/18/20 - 08:01 AM]
History(R) to Premiere Groundbreaking Documentary "Auschwitz Untold" Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz
The documentary depicts the chilling story of the Nazi persecution and extermination of European Jews by combining newly colorized footage from the Holocaust and rare, first person interviews with survivors.

[01/18/20 - 08:00 AM]
History(R) to Premiere Epic Three-Night Miniseries Event "Washington" Presidents' Day Weekend Beginning Sunday, February 16 at 8PM ET/PT
The project is narrated by Emmy award-winning actor Jeff Daniels and executive produced by world-renowned presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize(R)-winning bestselling author Doris Kearns Goodwin.

[01/17/20 - 08:59 PM]
National Geographic Builds on Power of Its Diverse Slate with Season Pickups of Franchise Series "Brain Games," "Running Wild with Bear Grylls" and "Life Below Zero"
Also on tap: an all-new eight-part spin-off series, "Life Below Zero: Next Generation," which is slated to premiere on National Geographic in 2021.

[01/17/20 - 08:58 PM]
National Geographic Unveils the Field Ready Program
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[01/17/20 - 08:57 PM]
Nat Geo WILD Rings in the New Decade and Its 10th Anniversary by Announcing Robust Slate of New Series and Specials
Celebrating its 10th year on the air, the fastest-growing network for animal lovers of all ages celebrates its wild achievements throughout the past decade by announcing its robust 2020 programming slate.

[01/17/20 - 08:51 PM]
National Geographic Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day With Two World Premiere Specials: "Born Wild: Earth Day Live" and "Jane Goodall: The Hope"
At National Geographic, the Earth Day celebration will harness the company's full portfolio to make an impactful difference for the planet.