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[07/16/17 - 11:31 AM]
HBO Shares First Look Photo for HBO Films' Untitled Barry Levinson Project
Starring Al Pacino, the film centers on Joe Paterno, who, after becoming the winningest coach in college football history, is embroiled in Penn State's Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal.

[07/16/17 - 09:05 AM]
Jodie Whittaker Announced as New Star of BBC America's "Doctor Who"
She will be the Thirteenth Time Lord and take over from Peter Capaldi who leaves the global hit show at Christmas.

[07/16/17 - 09:01 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Edges Competition in Total Viewers with Repeat Lineup
ABC, CBS and NBC however all share the demo crown.

[07/15/17 - 09:32 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Demos for Fifth Consecutive Week
The Peacock is the network to beat among adults 18-49.

[07/14/17 - 11:50 PM]
Development Update: Friday, July 14
Updates include: David Strathairn to recur on Syfy's "The Expanse"; Brit Morgan scores arc on The CW's "Riverdale"; and Hannah New joins the cast of FX's "Trust."

[07/14/17 - 06:32 PM]
Premiere Date and Voice Cast for Disney XD's New Animated Series "Marvel's Spider-Man" Announced at D23 Expo
Plus: The LEGO Group and Marvel will team up once again for an all-new 22-minute animated special "LEGO(R) Marvel Super Heroes - Guardians of the Galaxy: The Thanos Threat."

[07/14/17 - 11:38 AM]
TBS Presents "Alien-ish Week" Starting July 17, Leading Up to Season Two of "People of Earth"
The stunt will extend to social media, where Twitter fans visiting @PoE_TBS will be able to adopt a baby Grey alien and nurture it to adulthood.

[07/14/17 - 11:01 AM]
Video: Swipe Right to Meet... The Incredible Jessica James (Official Trailer)
Jessica Williams, Chris O'Dowd, Lakeith Stanfield and Noël Wells star in the latest Netflix original movie.

[07/14/17 - 10:43 AM]
13th Doctor to Be Announced This Sunday - BBC America's "Doctor Who"
Meet the 13th Doctor after the Wimbledon Men's Final on Sunday, July 16.

[07/14/17 - 10:08 AM]
Viacom Announces Multi-Year Content Partnership with Tyler Perry
Perry will produce approximately 90 episodes annually of original drama and comedy series for BET and other Viacom networks, and Viacom will have exclusive licensing rights on this programming.

[07/14/17 - 09:08 AM]
Discovery's Ultimate Survival Event Begins Wednesday, August 2
Look for brand new episodes of "Naked and Afraid" followed by the series premiere of Discovery's new survival show, "Darkness."

[07/14/17 - 08:23 AM]
Animal Planet's "Pit Bulls & Parolees" Returns for a Summer of Second Chances on August 5 at 9PM ET/PT
For more than 20 years, Tia Torres has dedicated her life to New Orleans-based Villalobos Rescue Center, the largest pit bull rescue center in the U.S.

[07/14/17 - 08:16 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Viewers, Shares Demo Honors with CBS
A recap of "America's Got Talent" helps push the Peacock on top last night.

[07/14/17 - 08:01 AM]
TBS & TNT Are Bringing Out-of-This-World, Fan-First Experiences, All-Star Panels, Sneak Peeks and More to Comic-Con International(R)
Highlights include exclusive clips and sneak peeks of the former's new animated series "Tarantula," "Final Space" and "Close Enough."

[07/14/17 - 07:21 AM]
The Heat Is on for New Roster of Food Truck Hopefuls in Return of "The Great Food Truck Race"
The new season premieres Sunday, August 20 at 9:00/8:00c and the winner will be named in the season finale on Sunday, September 24.

[07/14/17 - 06:45 AM]
Meet the New Kings of Cocaine: "Narcos" Season Three Premieres September 1 on Netflix
Now that the bloody hunt for Pablo Escobar has ended, the DEA turns its attention to the richest drug trafficking organization in the world: the Cali Cartel.

[07/13/17 - 11:30 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, July 13
Updates include: AMC halts production on "The Walking Dead" after stuntman injury; Kelsey Asbille cast in Paramount's "Yellowstone"; and Daniel Voll, Oliver Stone team for "Guantanamo" at Showtime.

[07/13/17 - 05:26 PM]
ABC Collects 36 Emmy Nominations
Highlights include a second consecutive nomination for critically acclaimed comedy series "black-ish" and Lead Actress Tracee Ellis Ross, as well as a third consecutive nomination for Lead Actor Anthony Anderson.

[07/13/17 - 03:25 PM]
TBS and Samantha Bee Celebrate Seven Emmy(R) Nominations for "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee"
The series earned its first primetime Emmy(R) nomination for Outstanding Variety Talk Series this morning, less than 18 months after its launch.

[07/13/17 - 02:09 PM]
AMC Earns 13 Emmy(R) Award Nominations
"Better Call Saul" received eight additional nominations, including Bob Odenkirk for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series.

[07/13/17 - 01:04 PM]
Relive the Latest Milestones from TLC's "Counting On" in an After Show Hosted by Daphne Oz
Daphne will sit down with the older siblings to reminisce, watch highlights from this season and reflect on huge life moments that passed in the blink of an eye.

[07/13/17 - 12:47 PM]
FX Networks Congratulates Its 2017 Emmy(R) Award Nominees
In all, nine FX Networks series received Emmy recognition in 35 categories, including 16 total actor nominations. FX Productions received 32 nominations.

[07/13/17 - 12:35 PM]
North Carolina's Best Captains Square Off Against New England's Top Fishermen in the Fourth Season of "Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks"
On the heels of the sixth season of its hit series "Wicked Tuna," National Geographic Channel once again pits Gloucester's finest against the best Southern fishermen.

[07/13/17 - 12:00 PM]
CBS to Rebroadcast "Salvation" Premiere This Friday, July 14
Said telecast will replace the previously announced repeat of "Hawaii Five-0."

[07/13/17 - 11:46 AM]
BBC America Earns a Record Ten Nominations for "Planet Earth II"
This morning's nominations bested the original "Planet Earth" series, and earned BBC America its most nominations ever.

[07/13/17 - 11:25 AM]
Big Emmy Nomination Morning for Stephen Colbert, James Corden... and CBS Late Night
This marks the first time since 2003 that two daily broadcast late night shows from the same network have been nominated in the same year.

[07/13/17 - 11:17 AM]
Comedy Central Honored with Seven Primetime Emmy Nominations
"Drunk History" set a franchise record with four Primetime Emmy nominations including its third consecutive nomination for Outstanding Variety Sketch Series.

[07/13/17 - 11:14 AM]
HBO Receives 111 Primetime Emmy(R) Nominations, The Most of Any Network This Year
"Westworld" received 22 nominations, tied for the most of any program, while "Veep" received 17 nominations, "Big Little Lies" received 16 nominations and "The Night Of" received 13 nominations.

[07/13/17 - 10:21 AM]
Showtime(R) Honored with 15 Emmy(R) Nominations
William H. Macy, Liev Schreiber and Mandy Patinkin all received nods.

[07/13/17 - 10:14 AM]
truTV Receives First Ever Emmy(R) Nomination for "Billy on the Street"
"As someone who grew up, for better or worse, watching award shows religiously, I'd be lying to say this doesn't feel insane and wonderful," said Eichner.

[07/13/17 - 09:23 AM]
"Feherty" Celebrates 100 Episode Milestone with Special 90-Minute Show Featuring Special Guests: Lee Trevino, John Daly & Gary McCord
The celebratory episode will feature a relaxed conversation with three of Feherty's previous 99 guests.

[07/13/17 - 09:16 AM]
"Elite" - Second Netflix Spanish Original Series Coming to Netflix in 2019
The first season will consist of eight episodes and will be entirely shot in 4K.

[07/13/17 - 08:40 AM]
69th Emmy Awards Complete Nominations List
"Better Call Saul," "The Crown," "The Handmaid's Tale," "House of Cards," "Stranger Things," "This Is Us" and "Westworld" will compete for Outstanding Drama Series.

[07/13/17 - 08:24 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: "ESPY Awards" Put ABC on Top
The Alphabet leads the night in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[07/13/17 - 06:33 AM]
WE tv Renews Its Vows with "Bridezillas" - WE tv to Reboot Hit Reality Show Turned Cultural Phenomenon
The original "Bridezillas" ended its run in 2013 after 10 seasons and launched spinoff series and hit WE tv franchise "Marriage Boot Camp," which recently concluded its eighth season on WE tv.

[07/13/17 - 01:01 AM]
Video: "Suburra" - Date Announcement - Netflix
Netflix's first Italian original series will launch on October 6.

[07/12/17 - 11:42 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, July 12
Updates include: Amber Stevens West joins newcomer "Ghosted" at FOX; Jon Seda books return trip to NBC's "Chicago PD"; and Brianna Hildebrand cast in FOX's "The Exorcist."

[07/12/17 - 04:15 PM]
ABC Announces New Premiere Date for "Bachelor in Paradise"
Previously, Warner Bros. suspended filming on the fourth season of the hit series earlier this summer to investigate allegations of misconduct.

[07/12/17 - 01:02 PM]
Comedy Central's Smash Hit Series "Broad City" Heads to San Diego Comic-Con for the First Time Ever
Come hang with series stars, creators, writers and executive producers, Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer at the "Broad City" panel on Saturday, July 22.

[07/12/17 - 01:00 PM]
First Season of "Insecure" Available for Free Streaming July 23
All eight episodes will also be available to non-HBO subscribers on participating television and streaming partners' platforms and free on demand channels.

[07/12/17 - 12:28 PM]
Size Doesn't Matter in "Project Runway's" Sweet 16 Season Featuring Size Inclusive Models in Celebration of Body Diversity
Guest judges making their way to the runway this season include Demi Lovato, Katie Holmes, Olivia Munn, Yolanda Hadid, Kate Upton, Maggie Q and more!

[07/12/17 - 12:16 PM]
Bravo Media's "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce" Returns for Season Four on Thursday, August 17 at 10PM ET/PT
This season on "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce" each of the women take their lives into their own hands and boss up.

[07/12/17 - 12:01 PM]
Summer's No. 1 Music Series "Beat Shazam" Renewed for Second Season on FOX
Plus: on this week's all-new episode airing tomorrow, Mariah Carey stops by to surprise the contestants during the "Divas" round.

[07/12/17 - 11:30 AM]
TBS's "Conan" Announces Guest Lineup for Week of Shows During Comic-Con(R) International
This marks the third year for "Conan" at Comic-Con International.

[07/12/17 - 11:01 AM]
TNT's "Claws" Nails Second Season Renewal
The second season is slated to launch in 2018.

[07/12/17 - 10:30 AM]
The Worlds of "Empire" and "Star" Collide on a Special Season Premiere Event Wednesday, September 27, on FOX
On an epic night of music and drama, Carlotta (Queen Latifah) comes face-to-face with Cookie (Taraji P. Henson), Lucious (Terrence Howard) and Jamal Lyon (Jussie Smollett).

[07/12/17 - 10:23 AM]
Video: Destination: "Ozark" - Welcome to the Last Resort (Official Trailer)
Jason Bateman and Laura Linney topline Netflix's highly-anticipated dark thriller.

[07/12/17 - 10:12 AM]
Fall Production Schedule Set for "Property Brothers" and "Property Brothers: Buying & Selling"
The brothers will shoot 11 episodes of "Property Brothers" and six episodes of "Property Brothers: Buying & Selling."

[07/12/17 - 09:30 AM]
Comedy Series "Hot Date" with CollegeHumor and Executive Producer Will Arnett Starts Production
Premiering on Pop this fall, the series dives into the rituals of dating with real-life married comedic duo Emily Axford and Brian K. Murphy.

[07/12/17 - 09:06 AM]
A&E Network Orders 100 Additional Three-Hour Live Episodes of Hit Series "Live PD"
New episodes will air every Friday and Saturday night at 9:00/8:00c throughout the summer.







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[10/22/19 - 04:00 PM]
All Five CBS Freshman Series Receive New Production Orders
The critically acclaimed new drama "Evil" has been renewed for a second season in 2020-2021.

[10/22/19 - 12:46 PM]
"Very Ralph," The First Documentary Portrait of Fashion Icon Ralph Lauren, Debuts November 12, Exclusively on HBO
The feature-length film reveals the man behind the icon and the creation of one of the most successful brands in fashion history.

[10/22/19 - 11:37 AM]
The Fight to Save the World's Most Endangered Whale to Air Commercial Free When Enviro-Thriller "Sea of Shadows" Premieres on National Geographic Saturday Nov. 9
The film focuses on a looming disaster in one of the most spectacular environments on Earth with the intensity of a Hollywood thriller, as a rescue mission unlike any other comes together to combat the extinction of a species.

[10/22/19 - 11:30 AM]
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[10/22/19 - 10:01 AM]
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As part of her overall deal, HBO Max will have a first look at new projects she will continue to develop for the streamer.

[10/22/19 - 10:00 AM]
"Mr. Pickles" Wags and Tears His Way to Season Four!
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[10/22/19 - 09:45 AM]
MotorTrend Greenlights First Reality Competition Series "Bitchin' Boot Camp"
The series is scheduled to debut exclusively on the MotorTrend App, the only subscription streaming service dedicated entirely to the motoring world, in first quarter 2020 and is produced by Fischer Productions.

[10/22/19 - 08:59 AM]
Comedy Central Teams Up with All Things Comedy to Produce Patrice O'Neal Documentary Based on the Irreverent Comedian's Life
Utilizing a vast archive including never-before-seen personal materials and featuring O'Neal's family and friends, the film will include a who's who of comedy placing his work into the context of the time as well as today.

[10/22/19 - 08:32 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, "9-1-1" Take Home Demo Honors
The network wins the night among adults 18-49 while ABC is the most-watched broadcaster overall.

[10/22/19 - 06:21 AM]
Discovery, Inc.'s Food Network Kitchen Officially Launches in U.S.
Food Network Kitchen is designed to improve the lives of customers by solving pain points associated with cooking, including meal prep and grocery shopping, boosting their culinary skills and making cooking a more joyous, delightful and convenient experience.

[10/22/19 - 06:10 AM]
FOX Sports Announces 2020 XFL Broadcast Schedule
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[10/22/19 - 06:00 AM]
The 2020 XFL Season Will Kick Off Feb. 8 on ABC
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[10/21/19 - 05:00 PM]
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Said event continues with its time period premiere on Monday, Jan. 20 at 8:00/7:00c.

[10/21/19 - 01:08 PM]
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The documentary follows three green card holding soldiers at various stages in this process.

[10/21/19 - 11:35 AM]
Netflix Orders "Grand Army" - A New Series Created and Executived by Katie Cappiello Based on Her Play
Odessa A'zion, Maliq Johnson, Amalia Yoo, Amir Bageria and Odley Jean will star in the project, about public high school students in Brooklyn who wrestle with sexual, racial and economic politics.