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[12/07/17 - 11:51 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, December 7
Updates include: Estelle Parsons, Sandra Bernhard book return to ABC's "Roseanne"; Lena Waithe to recur on "Dear White People" at Netflix; and Blake Anderson, David Hornsby team for CBS comedy.

[12/07/17 - 01:31 PM]
TBS Schedules "American Dad!" Christmas Special for Monday, December 25
When the Smiths are too busy preparing for Christmas to pay attention to Roger, Roger turns his attention to Steve's friend Snot.

[12/07/17 - 01:05 PM]
UNINTERRUPTED Original Series "Now We're Talking" Renewed by go90 for Second Season of Eight 22-Minute Episodes
Created, written, executive produced by and starring Tommy Dewey and Tug Coker, the second season will continue the hilarious rivalry between Tug and Tommy - two former professional football quarterbacks.

[12/07/17 - 12:45 PM]
"NFL Football Fanatic" Premieres January 1 on USA Network
The eight-episode series will follow "WWE Raw" with two episodes each week at 11:00/10:00c and 11:30/10:30c.

[12/07/17 - 12:35 PM]
The Lifetime Original Movie "A Tale of Two Coreys" Following the Story of Corey Feldman and Corey Haim to Debut January 6
Executive produced by Corey Feldman, the movie is based on the true story of the rise and fall of 80s' phenomenon, "The Two Coreys," actors Corey Feldman and Corey Haim.

[12/07/17 - 12:30 PM]
Michelle Ashford Signs Overall Deal with FX Productions
Under the deal, Ashford will develop television series for FX Networks and other outlets.

[12/07/17 - 12:02 PM]
IFC Announces New Digital Series Available to Watch Now on Its Comedy Crib
IFC announced today that the network has acquired a new digital series, "The Place We Live" and videos created by Sisters Weekend in addition to launching a new original short film, "Celebrity All-Star."

[12/07/17 - 12:01 PM]
Video: Watch Diddy Surprise the Four Recording Artists Who Have Been Chosen for "The Four: Battle for Stardom," Premiering Thursday, January 4 on FOX
These four recording artists, spanning all music genres, will fight to defend their coveted spots on the stage, as newcomers challenge them and try to knock them out of the competition.

[12/07/17 - 11:00 AM]
Discovery's New Series "Tesla" (W/T) Searches for Answers Surrounding Genius Inventor Nikola Tesla's Death and the Mysterious Disappearance of His Files and Research When It Begins Airing January 2
Plus: On December 22, Discovery will air an all-new special highlighting the work of Tesla and his many contributions to communication and transportation technologies.

[12/07/17 - 10:22 AM]
CBS Announces the Most Competitive Group of Racers Ever to Compete on the Milestone 30th Season of "The Amazing Race," Premiering Jan. 3, 2018!
More than 600 Racers have traveled over one million miles in 29 seasons, but for the 30th Race around the world, this edition boasts some of the most competitive and accomplished teams to ever take on the Race.

[12/07/17 - 10:01 AM]
Cartoon Network's "OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes" Powers Its Way to Season Two
Season two will be even more heroic for K.O., Enid and Rad as they continue to level up with all new adventures.

[12/07/17 - 10:00 AM]
Video: "Howards End" - Official Trailer - Starz
Hayley Atwell, Philippa Coulthard, Matthew Macfadyen and Tracey Ullman star in the limited series, premiering in April.

[12/07/17 - 10:00 AM]
Netflix Announces Second Colombian Original Series, "Siempre Bruja"
The series will follow 19 year old Carmen, a Colombian slave and witch from the 17th century who, with the help of a wizard, travels in time to escape being burned at the stake.

[12/07/17 - 09:51 AM]
WE tv Announces "Love After Lockup" Premiering Friday, January 12 at 10PM ET/PT
The series follows six couples who share the emotional journey of being united for the first time after years of supervised visits, recorded phone calls, and handwritten letters, as they transition from love behind bars to the marriage altar.

[12/07/17 - 09:01 AM]
Anna Deavere Smith's "Notes from the Field" Debuts Feb. 24 on HBO
The HBO Films presentation dramatizes the accounts of students, parents, teachers and administrators caught in America's school-to-prison pipeline, which pushes underprivileged, minority youth out of the classroom and into incarceration.

[12/07/17 - 08:45 AM]
Travel Channel Greenlights "Legendary Locations" with Adventurer and Explorer Josh Gates
The 13-episode order, set to premiere in 2018, will showcase breathtaking destinations around the globe as Gates explores the ancient legends and folklore that made them famous.

[12/07/17 - 08:35 AM]
The Games Are Afoot as Culinary Masters Face Off for First-Ever "Chopped Gold Medal Games"
A rotating panel of Chopped judges, including Scott Conant, Amanda Freitag, Alex Guarnaschelli, Marc Murphy, Chris Santos, and Geoffrey Zakarian determine which four culinary contenders move on to the finale for a chance at winning the gold and walking away with $50,000.

[12/07/17 - 08:31 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Tops Demos, CBS Leads Total Viewers
A tight race last night sees "Empire" and "Survivor: Heroes vs. Healers vs. Hustlers" both share the adults 18-49 crown.

[12/07/17 - 08:02 AM]
The Family's All Here! "One Day at a Time" Season 2 Launches January 26 on Netflix
Watch Justina Machado, Rita Moreno and the rest of the "One Day" family announce the Season 2 premiere date and pay hilarious homage to the original series with a frame-for-frame recreation the opening credits.

[12/07/17 - 07:36 AM]
Whitney Thore Returns for an All-New Season of TLC's "My Big Fat Fabulous Life," Premiering at a New Time on Tuesday, January 2 at 8/7c
Last season, viewers saw Whitney pursue her dance dreams and embark on a whirlwind tour as a backup dancer.

[12/07/17 - 07:32 AM]
"A Series of Unfortunate Events" Season Two Look Photos Are "Absolutely Dreadful"
Season two premieres worldwide on Netflix in Spring 2018.

[12/06/17 - 11:22 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, December 6
Updates include: Jonathan Tucker, Kevin Dunn bound for Showtime's "City on a Hill"; Sarah Wayne Callies to direct on USA's "Colony"; and Amber Skye Noyes to recur on ABC's "Quantico."

[12/06/17 - 02:00 PM]
Stephen Glover Signs Overall Deal with FX Productions
Glover, the award-winning writer and producer on the breakout hit comedy series "Atlanta" and on the upcoming "Untitled Marvel's Deadpool" animated series, will develop television series for FX Networks and other outlets.

[12/06/17 - 02:00 PM]
Cartoon Network to Debut "Unikitty!" Everywhere Fans Watch on Monday, Jan. 1
Following launch, a new episode will air Fridays at 6:30 p.m. (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network.

[12/06/17 - 01:04 PM]
Netflix and Shawn Levy's 21 Laps Enter Into Exclusive, Multi-Year Television Series Deal
In addition, Levy has named Josh Barry as President of 21 Laps Television.

[12/06/17 - 12:26 PM]
"Love Is___" Lead Casting: Michele Weaver and Will Catlett
Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil are behind the upcoming OWN drama series.

[12/06/17 - 12:01 PM]
EPIX(R) Spies Third Season of "Berlin Station"
"We couldn't be more thrilled to announce this news as we close on a spectacular second season of 'Berlin Station,'" said Jocelyn Diaz.

[12/06/17 - 12:01 PM]
BET Networks Announces New Tentpole Social Media Extravaganza "The BET Social Awards" Airing Live Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 10 P.M./7 P.M. ET/PT
A first-of-its-kind award show, "The BET Social Awards" will celebrate the very best (and worst) in social media over the past year.

[12/06/17 - 11:15 AM]
MTV's "The Challenge: Vendettas" Premieres with a Vengeance on Tuesday, January 2
28 players including stars from MTV UK's "Ex on the Beach" and "Geordie Shore" along with contestants from "Big Brother" will join "The Challenge" fan favorites as they travel to Spain to pursue their personal vendettas against one another.

[12/06/17 - 10:51 AM]
Actress, Recording Artist and TV Personality Adrienne Houghton to Co-Host "Showtime at the Apollo"
Currently the co-host of the Emmy(R)- and NAACP Image Award-nominated "The Real," Houghton also has been nominated for an Emmy Award as "Outstanding Talk Show Host."

[12/06/17 - 10:00 AM]
"Another Period" Season Three Premieres Tuesday, January 23 at 10:30 P.M. ET/PT on Comedy Central
In the upcoming season, The Bellacourts' fight for suffrage in congress, become some of America's first female Olympic athletes, deal with an opioid addiction and campaign to make America great again, for the first time.

[12/06/17 - 09:31 AM]
Nickelodeon Welcomes WBTV's "Two and a Half Men" to Nick at Nite's Family Comedy Lineup Beginning Wednesday, Dec. 6
Following the series launch on Nick at Nite, the series will debut on Spike (soon to be Paramount Network) on Saturday, December 16, at 12 p.m. (ET/PT).

[12/06/17 - 09:30 AM]
CBS All Access Teams with Jordan Peele, Simon Kinberg, Marco Ramirez for "The Twilight Zone"
"Too many times this year it's felt we were living in a twilight zone, and I can't think of a better moment to reintroduce it to modern audiences," said Jordan Peele.

[12/06/17 - 09:06 AM]
"Bill Nye Saves the World" Returns to Netflix on December 29
Guests this season include Karlie Kloss, Ali Wong, David Arquette, Drew Carey, Kevin Smith, Kurt Hugo Schneider, OK Go, Scott Kelly, Steve-O, Tim Meadows, Zach Braff and more!

[12/06/17 - 09:00 AM]
Lifetime's New Transformation Series "This Time Next Year" with Host Cat Deeley, Premieres January 16
The show follows the emotional journeys of ordinary people as they embark on extraordinary missions to change their lives, over the course of just 12 months.

[12/06/17 - 08:16 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Viewers, Demos with "The Voice"
The Peacock's reality franchise wins the evening in both categories.

[12/06/17 - 08:01 AM]
Pop Orders Supernatural Scripted Comedy Pilot "The Demons of Dorian Gunn"
The project follows disgraced New York socialite Dorian Gunn, who discovers he's descended from a long line of demon hunters and is forced to abandon his life of leisure to protect humanity from monsters as they emerge from the gates of hell.

[12/06/17 - 07:06 AM]
New Houston Rockets Owner Tilman Fertitta Is Putting America's Small Businesses on the Map on CNBC's "Billion Dollar Buyer"
Season three of "Billion Dollar Buyer" premieres Wednesday, January 3 at 10:00/9:00c with seven all-new one-hour episodes, including a special update on some of the businesses featured in the past two seasons.

[12/06/17 - 07:05 AM]
WE tv's Hit Docu-Series, "Mama June: From Not to Hot," Makes Its Return for Season Two on Friday, January 12 at 9:00PM ET/PT
This season takes June's transformation even further as she strives to compete with the "mean girls" of the pageant circuit and become the Queen she's always wanted to be.

[12/06/17 - 07:02 AM]
Video: On the 13th Day of "Black Mirror," Netflix Gave to Me the Much-Anticipated Season 4 Trailer!
The fourth season of the Emmy-winning series launches Friday, December 29.

[12/06/17 - 07:01 AM]
HGTV Renews "Desert Flippers" For a Third Season
The series' sophomore run attracted more than 11.7 million viewers and delivered a nine-percent increase for P25-54 over its debut season.

[12/05/17 - 11:48 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, December 5
Updates include: Netflix releases Danny Masterson from "The Ranch"; Kevin Zegers latest bound for AMC's "Fear the Walking Dead"; and Jennie Garth to visit FOX's "The Mick."

[12/05/17 - 02:34 PM]
Dark, Thrilling & Compelling Genre Series Set to Chill This Winter Exclusively on Shudder
Look for the premieres of Scandinavian noir mystery "Black Lake" debuting on December 21 and season two of acclaimed international thriller "Jordskott" following on January 18.

[12/05/17 - 01:16 PM]
Sundance Now Announces New Documentary Film, "Circus Kid" Produced by Jon Hamm, Jennifer Westfeldt and Eden Wurmfeld, Directed by Lorenzo Pisoni
The film documents the spirit, the lunacy, the daring, the danger and the dynamics of growing up in a circus family.

[12/05/17 - 12:46 PM]
Acclaimed Actress Alice Eve to Join the Cast for Season Two of the Netflix Original Series, "Marvel's Iron Fist"
She'll play an undisclosed role where she joins returning cast including, Finn Jones, Jessica Henwick, Tom Pelphrey, Jessica Stroup and Sacha Dhawan.

[12/05/17 - 11:31 AM]
HGTV Debuts New Series "Restored by the Fords" Starring Siblings Leanne and Steve Ford on Tuesday, Jan. 2, at 10 p.m. ET/PT
The series follows Leanne, an interior designer, as she creates a new look and floor plan for homes, while her brother Steve, a licensed contractor and renovator, executes her vision to maximize the charm and functionality of outdated properties.

[12/05/17 - 10:25 AM]
TLC's "I Am Jazz" Returns for a Fourth Season Following the Extrordanary Life of Transgender Teen Jazz Jennings and Her Family
The series continues to chronicle the journey of transgender teen Jazz Jennings as she faces the typical struggles of a junior in high school including issues with dating, body image and social anxiety.

[12/05/17 - 10:18 AM]
Discovery Channel's True Crime Series "Killing Fields" Travels to Virginia to Re-Examine a Chilling, Cold-Blooded Homicide
On Thursday, January 4 at 9:00/8:00c, Discovery will head to Isle of Wight County, Virginia to investigate a brutal cold case in the third season.

[12/05/17 - 10:16 AM]
Emmy(R) Award Nominee Laverne Cox Set as Host and Judge of Lifetime's New Competition Reality Series, "Glam Masters" from Executive Producers Kim Kardashian West and Diana Madison
The eight-episode series puts beauty influencers through themed challenges allowing them to put their best face forward to impress Cox, celebrity makeup artist Mario Dedivanovic, YouTube makeup expert Kandee Johnson and co-founder of Milk Makeup and Marie Claire Senior Fashion Editor Zanna Roberts Rassi.

[12/05/17 - 10:07 AM]
A&E Network Unveils Robust January 2018 Lineup Showcasing the Leader in Nonfiction Programming's Unique Brand of Brave Storytelling
Highlights include the return of "60 Days In" and "Intervention" plus the debuts of "Undercover High" and "Rooster & Butch."







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[12/14/17 - 01:11 PM]
Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment Announce "DC in D.C."
Events will take place Friday, January 12, and Saturday, January 13, at the Newseum, and will culminate with the world premiere screening of the upcoming DC series "Black Lightning."

[12/14/17 - 12:57 PM]
Nat Geo WILD Celebrates the Pol-Idays with "The 12 Days of Dr. Pol" Marathon
The marathon continues through the new season, which premieres Saturday, January 6 at 9:00/8:00c.

[12/14/17 - 12:30 PM]
Nickelodeon's New Original Animated Series, "The Adventures of Kid Danger," to Debut Friday, Jan. 19, at 6:30 P.M. (ET/PT)
The original "Henry Danger" live-action cast will continue their roles, now as voice talent, on the brand-new animated series.

[12/14/17 - 11:43 AM]
TLC Welcomes New Series "Seeking Sister Wife" and Fan Favorite "Sister Wives" Returns
The newcomer follows three families - the Alldredges, the Brineys and the Snowdens - all of whom are in various phases of seeking, dating or transitioning a new sister wife into their lives.

[12/14/17 - 11:31 AM]
Discovery Takes to the Gritty Streets of Memphis in the All New Series "Street Outlaws: Memphis"
The all new series debuts Monday, January 15 at 10:00/9:00c on Discovery.

[12/14/17 - 11:29 AM]
Food Network Renews "Best Baker in America"
The new season of seven episodes will go into production in early 2018 and is slated for a spring launch.

[12/14/17 - 11:00 AM]
History's "Pawn Stars" Celebrates 500th Episode with Back-to-Back Episodes Premieres Monday, January 22 at 10PM ET/PT on History
In the 500th episode, Rick Harrison celebrates by spending some capital in our nation's capital.

[12/14/17 - 10:47 AM]
NBC Sets Thursday, February 1 for Preview of Its New Comedy "A.P. Bio"
The series will then return Thursday, March 1 following the network's coverage of the Winter Olympic Games.

[12/14/17 - 10:18 AM]
The Dakota Boys Return to Discovery with an All-New "Gold Rush" Spin-Off "Gold Rush: White Water"
Gold miners Dakota Fred and his son Dustin are back - returning to McKinley Creek Alaska, determined to make a fortune no matter the risk.

[12/14/17 - 10:15 AM]
Jason Momoa Adventure Series "Frontier" Renewed for a Third Season on Netflix
Season three will include six episodes and premiere in 2018.

[12/14/17 - 10:11 AM]
Science Channel Decks the Halls with Mistletoe and Myths for the "MythBusters Mega Merry-Thon" Beginning Friday, December 22 at Midnight
This year's marathon is bigger than ever, starting with the very first myth - "Jet Assisted Chevy," which premiered in 2003 - and ending with the latest myths from the new episodes "MythBusters."

[12/14/17 - 10:05 AM]
Oscar(R) Nominee Catherine Keener Joins Showtime(R) Comedy Series "Kidding"
The series stars Golden Globe winner Jim Carrey in his first series regular role in more than two decades and reunites him with Oscar winner Michel Gondry, who will direct the project.

[12/14/17 - 10:00 AM]
Hit HBO Comedy Series "Curb Your Enthusiasm," Starring Larry David, to Return for Its Tenth Season
Said Larry David, "As I've said many times, when one has the opportunity to annoy someone, one should do so."

[12/14/17 - 09:56 AM]
ABC Pulls "The Great American Baking Show" from Schedule
The decision follows allegations of sexual harassment against judge Johnny Iuzzini.

[12/14/17 - 09:43 AM]
National Geographic's Groundbreaking New Documentary Series "Chain of Command" Reveals 360 Portrait of America's War Against Extremism as Never Seen Before
The series premieres Monday, January 15 at 9:00/8:00c with a double episode, and will be available for sale the day after broadcast on digital platforms including iTunes, Amazon and GooglePlay.