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[09/06/17 - 11:29 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, September 6
Updates include: Syfy axes "Blood Drive"; Jordan Harper brings "L.A. Confidential" to CBS; and Sarah Paulson to star in "Ratched" for Netflix.

[09/06/17 - 04:59 PM]
FXX's "You're the Worst" Partners with The Museum of Broken Relationships
The museum will display "You're the Worst" costumes and props, accompanied by original first-person musings by the characters of the series.

[09/06/17 - 04:15 PM]
Win a Trip for Four to Space Camp, Courtesy of Seth MacFarlane's "The Orville," Premiering Sunday, Sept. 10 on FOX!
Fans can enter by posting photos to Facebook and Instagram.

[09/06/17 - 02:32 PM]
FOX Sports Kicks Off College Football with Most-Watched Opening Week Ever
FOX Sports spins the numbers for the week of August 28-September 3.

[09/06/17 - 12:49 PM]
E! Returns as Multi-Platform Media Partner of New York Fashion Week: The Shows
E! will be covering all things Style throughout the day with live reports via celebrity insiders and fashion experts Catt Sadler and Zanna Roberts Rassi from the E! Fashion Lab at Clarkson Sq. on "Daily Pop" and "E! News."

[09/06/17 - 10:31 AM]
The Force Will Definitely Be with You During WGN America's Exclusive Cable Premiere of "Blue Bloods" Season Seven
The exclusive cable home to the perennial fan favorite will air a four-day television event offering viewers the opportunity to catch-up on all the action from season seven, in advance of the season eight broadcast premiere.

[09/06/17 - 10:04 AM]
Discovery Channel Ratings Heat Up in August with Year-to-Year Growth in Key Demos
Discovery further spins the numbers for the month of August.

[09/06/17 - 10:02 AM]
Video: "The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story" - Doves Preview
"The Assassination of Gianni Versace," the next installment of FX's award-winning "American Crime Story," premieres in 2018.

[09/06/17 - 10:01 AM]
Take a Look at Family Life, Raw and Unfiltered in TLC's New Series, "Behind Closed Doors: The American Family" Premiering Monday, September 18th at 11/10c
Viewers will get a sneak peek at all six episodes on September 10 on TLC GO.

[09/06/17 - 10:01 AM]
Emmy- and Golden Globe-Nominated Actor Antonio Banderas to Star as Pablo Picasso in "Genius" Season Two from National Geographic, Fox 21 Television Studios and Imagine Television
The new season will again be executive produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard's Imagine Entertainment, Madison Wells Media's OddLot Entertainment and EUE/Sokolow, and will premiere in 2018.

[09/06/17 - 09:59 AM]
HBO Renews "Real Time with Bill Maher" for Two More Seasons, Extending the Show's Run on the Network Through 2020
The deal also includes Maher's 11th stand-up special on the network and a retrospective special highlighting memorable moments from "Real Time's" previous seasons.

[09/06/17 - 09:02 AM]
Showtime(R) Presents "Gary Owen: I Got My Associates"
The comedian's third special for the network was filmed at the Stardome in Hoover, Alabama.

[09/06/17 - 08:53 AM]
Former White House Chief Strategist Stephen K. Bannon Will Appear on "60 Minutes" Sunday, Sept. 10, on CBS in His First TV Interview
Bannon met Charlie Rose today in Washington to speak in his first extended interview since he left his post August 18.

[09/06/17 - 08:31 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC, "Got Talent" Still Untouchable
The Peacock once again leads the night in all categories.

[09/06/17 - 08:23 AM]
The Fate of McCarthy Teeters on the Edge in the Final Season of Discovery's "Edge of Alaska"
The show's swan song kicks off Sunday, October 8 at 10:00/9:00c.

[09/06/17 - 08:17 AM]
Season Three of "The Wonder List with Bill Weir" Premieres Saturday, October 7th at 9PM ET/PT
Across six hour-long episodes, Weir travels through five continents to explore these stunning places as they battle against the forces of change.

[09/06/17 - 07:34 AM]
CMT Honors Chris Stapleton, Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban and Luke Bryan as "2017 CMT Artists of the Year" Premiering Wednesday, October 18 at 8PM ET/PT Live from Nashville
This year, the special will extend beyond music to honor the unwavering spirit of those impacted by Hurricane Harvey and champion the many volunteers contributing to the ongoing rescue and recovery efforts.

[09/06/17 - 07:00 AM]
Television's Leading Talent Announced as Presenters for the "69th Primetime Emmy(R) Awards," to Be Broadcast Sunday, Sept. 17 on CBS
As previously announced, Emmy Award winner Stephen Colbert is set to host, marking his first time as master of ceremonies for the event.

[09/06/17 - 06:17 AM]
AMC and Mountain Dew(R) Announce "The Walking Dead" Partnership Worthy of a Zombie Apocalypse
The augmented reality app will allow consumers to experience some of the show's most iconic zombie walkers in their own real-world environments and then share the interactions via social media.

[09/06/17 - 06:03 AM]
Video: "Mudbound" - Witness the Powerful First Look
Carey Mulligan, Jason Clarke, Jason Mitchell, Mary J. Blige, Rob Morgan, Jonathan Banks and Garrett Hedlund star in the Netflix film, which debuts Friday, November 17.

[09/06/17 - 06:01 AM]
ABC Announces "Dancing with the Stars" Celebrity Cast; First-Ever Fantasy League Launches
This season's lineup of celebrity dancers includes a "Shark," a married couple whose pro partners are also a married couple, a "Pretty Little Liar," a "Property Brother," an 80s pop icon, a WWE superstar and a NBA champion, among others.

[09/05/17 - 11:20 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, September 5
Updates include: TNT pulls the plug on newcomer "Will"; Chris Pine to play RFK for Hulu; and Charlie Day, Paul Fruchbom team for "Cook Kids" at FOX.

[09/05/17 - 02:45 PM]
New Showtime(R) Documentary Series "Active Shooter: America Under Fire" to Premiere on September 29 at 9 PM ET/PT
Each of the eight episodes focuses on one of the numerous active shooter incidents that have occurred in the United States, to provide a thoughtful and comprehensive examination of one of the most important issues of our time.

[09/05/17 - 10:21 AM]
Warner Bros. Television Returns to New York Comic Con on Sunday, October 8
"Deception," "Castle Rock," "Gotham" and "Blindspot" will be the spotlighted series.

[09/05/17 - 10:11 AM]
Video: Ready, Set, Go - Check Out The Brand New Teaser for "Wheelman"
The Frank Grillo-led film will be released on Netflix on October 20.

[09/05/17 - 09:40 AM]
HGTV Orders 96 New Episodes of Beach Lifestyle Series
"Mexico Life," "Caribbean Life," "Beach Hunters" and "Beachfront Bargain Hunt" are among the renewed series.

[09/05/17 - 09:31 AM]
Ovation Launches Ovation Now on Roku Devices
The new app is available to Ovation subscribers via the Roku platform and features the live linear feed, as well as a full video-on-demand experience.

[09/05/17 - 09:27 AM]
All-New Season of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" Premieres Monday, September 11
Hosted by Chris Harrison, "Millionaire" features contestants from all over the country and from all walks of life.

[09/05/17 - 09:07 AM]
ID Has Best August Ever; Wraps Month Ranked #1 for Both P25-54 and W25-54 Year-to-Date
Investigation Discovery further spins the numbers for the month of August.

[09/05/17 - 09:00 AM]
"The Daily Show with Trevor Noah" Names Comedian Dulce Sloan Their Newest Correspondent on Comedy Central's Late-Night Franchise
She is set to make her first appearance on the show this week with an in-studio desk piece.

[09/05/17 - 08:41 AM]
"The Trixie & Katya Show" and "Most Expensivest" Premieres Move from 11/1 to 11/15
Both series are being pushed back by two weeks from their previously announced dates.

[09/05/17 - 08:15 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Demos on Labor Day Holiday
The Peacock inches out ABC among adults 18-49 last night.

[09/05/17 - 08:05 AM]
Oxygen Media Goes Beyond the Music in "Snapped Notorious: Tupac Shakur," Two-Hour Special Premiering Sunday, September 10th at 6PM ET/PT
The special will focus on the pivotal six day period leading up to the death of one of hip-hop's greatest rappers, and will retrace his final steps in Las Vegas before he was viciously gunned down.

[09/05/17 - 08:00 AM]
Video: Beep Beep! "The Magic School Bus Rides Again" in All-New Trailer for the Netflix Series
The series features a reimagining of its classic theme song sung by none other than Lin-Manuel Miranda.

[09/05/17 - 05:35 AM]
Entertainment Community Comes Together to Help Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey with "Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief" Telethon, Airing Tuesday, September 12
"Hand in Hand" will air live on ABC, CBS, CMT, FOX and NBC.

[09/04/17 - 08:28 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Edges Competition with College Football Special
The Alphabet once again leads the night in demos, while CBS is the most-watched network.

[09/03/17 - 02:27 PM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: College Football Returns on Top for ABC
The Alphabet cruises to victory in all categories.

[09/03/17 - 01:08 PM]
Florida State vs. Alabama: Monster 7.3 Overnight, ABC/ESPN Best Kickoff Weekend Overnight on Record
ESPN spins the numbers for Saturday, September 2.

[09/02/17 - 10:00 AM]
The Fourth and Final Season of "Star Wars Rebels" Premieres Monday, October 16, on Disney XD
In this final season, the Ghost crew joins the growing Rebel Alliance, struggling to unite against the Galactic Empire.

[09/02/17 - 08:28 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Demos, CBS Leads Total Viewers
A repeat of "Dateline NBC" is the adults 18-49 champ last night.

[09/01/17 - 11:02 PM]
Development Update: Friday, September 1
Updates include: Syfy cancels "Dark Matter" after three seasons; Michael Cerveris cast in FOX's "Gotham"; and HBO passes on drama pilot "Mogadishu, Minnesota."

[09/01/17 - 04:15 PM]
Video: Watch an All-New Inside Look at Seth MacFarlane's "The Orville," Premiering Sunday, Sept. 10 on FOX!
The newcomer kicks off following FOX's NFL coverage next Sunday.

[09/01/17 - 02:31 PM]
Syfy and Space Renew "Killjoys" for Two Final Seasons
The two-season, 20-episode pickup will act as the final chapters for the fan-favorite space drama.

[09/01/17 - 09:38 AM]
Video: Netflix Debuts Main Trailer for "Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father"
Based on the comedic viewpoints of Jack Whitehall, "Travels with My Father" follows Jack, a 28-year-old comedian, embarking on the trip of a lifetime with his father, Michael.

[09/01/17 - 08:15 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS, FOX Split Demo Crown
Local NFL preseason coverage once again gives a boost to the broadcast networks.

[09/01/17 - 07:21 AM]
Video: "The Mindy Project" Sixth and Final Season Trailer
New episodes will stream weekly on Tuesdays beginning Tuesday, September 12 on Hulu.

[09/01/17 - 06:03 AM]
Academy Award(R)-Winning Director Damien Chazelle Comes to Netflix with New Series "The Eddy"
"The Eddy" is a musical drama set in contemporary multi-cultural Paris revolving around a club, its owner, the house band, and the chaotic city that surrounds them.

[08/31/17 - 11:11 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, August 31
Updates include: CBS Television Studios confirms initial episode orders; HBO formally renews "True Detective"; and Jill Blotevogel brings "Black Rose Anthology" to The CW.

[08/31/17 - 04:05 PM]
Amazon to Develop Original One-Hour Series "Starsky & Hutch" from James Gunn
"Chekhov said if you have a gun in the room, it's going to go off. We can't wait to see what three Gunns do with Starsky & Hutch," said Joe Lewis.

[08/31/17 - 03:34 PM]
"The 2017 NBC Primetime Preview" Highlights Network's New Fall Offerings
The special will be hosted by the cast of "Great News" and includes a special appearance by nine-time Emmy Award winner Tina Fey.







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[09/21/21 - 03:22 PM]
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"Monday Night Football with Peyton and Eli's" audience increased by 138% in week 2, as 1.9 million viewers watched their alternate telecast of Lions-Packers, up from 800,000 viewers in Week 1.

[09/21/21 - 03:01 PM]
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[09/21/21 - 01:00 PM]
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ABC News Live and Hulu will air the 24-hour event in full, beginning Saturday, September 25.

[09/21/21 - 12:01 PM]
The Walt Disney Company Celebrates Disney+ Day on November 12 to Thank Subscribers with New Content, Fan Experiences, and More
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[09/21/21 - 11:40 AM]
Paramount+ and Showtime Bundle Launches Today
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[09/21/21 - 11:26 AM]
This Fall BET and BET+'s Programming Slates Are Jam-Packed with Over 25 New Originals, Returning Favorites, Movies, and Specials, Solidifying Their Position as the Home Where Black Culture Lives
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[09/21/21 - 11:06 AM]
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ABC's telecast averaged 7,606,000 viewers, the second-most-watched Week 3 game across all networks and fifth-best game of the year.

[09/21/21 - 10:10 AM]
Video: Official Trailer for Rihanna's "Savage X Fenty Vol. 3" Available Now on Amazon Prime Video
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[09/21/21 - 10:08 AM]
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Adam Devine, who appeared in the first two installments of the film franchise, is set to star and reprise his role as Bumper Allen, the vocal villain whom we love to loathe.

[09/21/21 - 10:08 AM]
Gary Marsh Stepping Down as President and Chief Creative Officer of Disney Branded Television to Launch His New Production Company
Programming under Marsh's guidance has received the highest industry and critical recognition, including dozens of Emmy(R) and Annie Awards, as well as Peabody, Humanitas, Imagen, GLAAD, Gabriel, Christopher and Kid's Choice Awards.

[09/21/21 - 10:05 AM]
WarnerMedia Kids & Family Greenlights New "The Amazing World of Gumball" Movie and Series
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[09/21/21 - 10:02 AM]
Video: HBO Max Reveals Official Trailer and Key Art for Monica Lewinsky and Max Joseph's Documentary, "15 Minutes of Shame," Debuting October 7
This original documentary film examines social behavior by embedding with individuals from across the U.S. who have been publicly shamed or cyber-harassed - while exploring the bullies, the bystanders, the media, psychologists, politicians and experts in between.

[09/21/21 - 10:00 AM]
Tubi Announces New True Crime Docuseries "Meet, Marry, Murder," Hosted by Michelle Trachtenberg, to Debut on Wednesday, October 6
The series investigates what happens when a commitment to lifetime love ends up taking someone's life instead.

[09/21/21 - 10:00 AM]
Paramount+ Renews The All-New "Rugrats" for a Second Season
The next eight episodes of season one will be available to stream exclusively on the service beginning Thursday, October 7.

[09/21/21 - 09:31 AM]
NBC Wins 52-Week Season in 18-49 and Total Viewers for First Time Since 2018
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