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[11/05/18 - 11:15 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 5
Updates include: MTV eyes "Undressed" revival; James Wolk cast in HBO's "Watchmen"; and Bob Kushell dismissed from CBS's "Fam."

[11/05/18 - 06:45 PM]
Multimedia Personality Bobby Bones Joins ABC's "American Idol" as Official In-House Mentor
Last season, Bobby joined the Top 24 Idol hopefuls as they prepared to take the stage with their all-star celebrity duet partners.

[11/05/18 - 01:15 PM]
Video: New Hulu Original Comedy Series "The Bisexual" U.S. Trailer Premiere
Desiree Akhavan stars in, directs and co-writes the six-part dramedy which offers a raw, funny, unapologetic take on bisexuality and the comic misconceptions surrounding it.

[11/05/18 - 12:11 PM]
National Geographic to Record Special Presentation of Emmy-Nominated Late-Night Talk Series "StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson: Live from the Beacon Theatre" with Featured Guest James Cameron
In addition to Cameron, guests include Ellie Kemper, Kevin Hand, Julie Huber and comic co-host Eugene Mirman.

[11/05/18 - 12:08 PM]
Sundance Now and Shudder to Acquire Seasons Two and Three of the Sky Original Drama Series "A Discovery of Witches"
The first season is set to premiere on both the services in U.S. and Canada on January 17.

[11/05/18 - 12:02 PM]
Video: Syfy's "Deadly Class" Reveals New Trailer and Key Art
The series premieres Wednesday, January 16 at 10:00/9:00c on the cable channel.

[11/05/18 - 11:30 AM]
"Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!" Renewed Through 2022-2023 Season
The ABC Owned Television Stations have signed on through the 2022-2023 season, in which "Wheel of Fortune" will celebrate its 40th anniversary and "Jeopardy!" will have 39 seasons under its belt.

[11/05/18 - 11:09 AM]
TNT Taps Tony Award Winner Anika Noni Rose to Star and Co-Executive Produce Pilot for "Beast Mode" (wt)
Tina Mabry is attached to direct the project, inspired by the life of legendary boxing trainer Ann Wolfe.

[11/05/18 - 11:01 AM]
Epix(R) Drama Series "Our Lady, LTD" Begins Production and Casts Damon Herriman, Chris Conrad, Terry O'Quinn and Hana Mae Lee
The newly announced cast joins previously announced Sir Ben Kingsley, Jacki Weaver, Jimmi Simpson, Luis Guzman, and Kurtwood Smith.

[11/05/18 - 11:00 AM]
Freeform's Newly-Expanded "31 Nights of Halloween" Delivers the Network's Most-Watched October in 3 Years
Freeform further spins the numbers for the month to date.

[11/05/18 - 11:00 AM]
Deck the Halls with CBS' Holiday Specials!
"The Thanksgiving Day Parade on CBS" kicks things off on Thursday, November 22.

[11/05/18 - 10:45 AM]
E! Announces Week-Long Movie Event Featuring "The E!'s People's Choice Award" Nominees Leading Up to the Network's Inaugural Telecast of the Award Show
Sandra Bullock, Chris Hemsworth, Anne Hathaway, Mandy Moore, Chris Pratt, Kevin Hart, Jamie Dornan, Sofia Vergara, Ryan Seacrest, Katherine McNamara and Melissa McCarthy are among those featured.

[11/05/18 - 10:34 AM]
Lifetime Has Greenlit Two New Original Movies Based on Beloved Novels
"Pride and Prejudice: Atlanta" and "Very Valentine" are both on tap for 2019.

[11/05/18 - 10:30 AM]
The Fifth and Final Season of "You're the Worst" Premieres Wednesday, January 9 on FXX
"You're the Worst" is a modern look at love and happiness told through the eyes of two people who haven't been very successful with either.

[11/05/18 - 10:01 AM]
ABC Picks Up a Full-Season Order of Freshman Series "The Rookie," Starring Nathan Fillion
The series is improving its time period over the same point last season by 84% in Total Viewers and by 36% in Adults 18-49.

[11/05/18 - 10:00 AM]
TBS Orders "Unqualified" (wt) Pilot with Shaquille O'Neal and Ken Jeong
The potential series will follow the unlikely duo as they take on different odd jobs.

[11/05/18 - 09:31 AM]
Critically Acclaimed Docu-Series "The Last Alaskans" Returns to Discovery Channel for All-New Season This November
The new season premieres Sunday, November 25 at 10:00/9:00c on the network.

[11/05/18 - 09:11 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC, "Sunday Night Football" Get Boost from Patriots/Packers
Said match-up gives the Peacock its best Sunday night of the season.

[11/05/18 - 09:02 AM]
Video: AMC Released Today New Trailer for "The Walking Dead"
The sizzle showcases the remainder of the first half of season 9, airing Sundays at 9:00/8:00c.

[11/05/18 - 09:00 AM]
HBO Films' "Deadwood" Movie Begins Production
In the "Deadwood" film, the indelible characters of the series are reunited after 10 years to celebrate South Dakota's statehood.

[11/05/18 - 08:08 AM]
Netflix to Produce "Jacob and the Sea Beast" Animated CG Feature Film from Academy Award(R) Winning Filmmaker Chris Williams
The project tells the epic story of a charming seafarer who sails into uncharted waters and discovers an unlikely ally in a sea monster.

[11/05/18 - 06:01 AM]
Video: A Film by Joel & Ethan Coen - "The Ballad of Buster Scruggs" Trailer 2 Debut
The project is a six-part Western anthology film, a series of tales about the American frontier told through the unique and incomparable voice of Joel and Ethan Coen.

[11/05/18 - 05:02 AM]
ION Television set to "Bring the Holidays Home" with Six All-New Movie Premieres
Following record audiences in 2017, ION will kick off its 10th holiday movie season on Sunday, November 25.

[11/05/18 - 05:00 AM]
Queen of Hip-Hop, Nicki Minaj, to Open the "The E! People's Choice Awards," Airing Sunday, November 11 from 9:00 - 11:00PM ET/PT
Minaj is nominated for two awards this year including Female Artist of 2018 and Album of 2018.

[11/04/18 - 07:08 PM]
AMC Announces First Projects in Development from Chief Content Officer Scott M. Gimple for "The Walking Dead" Universe
As part of Gimple's multi-year plan, there are other projects currently in development, including additional films, specials, series, digital content and more.

[11/04/18 - 10:28 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: Alabama/LSU Showdown Puts CBS on Top
The Eye's college football coverage eclipses the competition last night.

[11/03/18 - 08:24 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, "Last Man Standing" Take Home Demo Honors
The network inches past the competition among adults 18-49.

[11/02/18 - 11:46 PM]
Development Update: Friday, November 2
Updates include: HBO issues "Divorce" a third season renewal; Freeform axes "Alone Together" after two seasons; and Lamorne Morris to star in Hulu comedy pilot "Woke."

[11/02/18 - 02:20 PM]
Hulu Orders New Comedy Series "Dollface" from ABC Signature Studios
The comedy follows a young woman (Kat Dennings) who - after being dumped by her longtime boyfriend - must deal with her own imagination in order to literally and metaphorically re-enter the world of women, and rekindle the female friendships she left behind.

[11/02/18 - 11:53 AM]
NBC Expands Election Coverage on Tuesday; Bumps "The Voice" Recap to Thursday
"Will & Grace" and "I Feel Bad" will be preempted on Thursday, November 8.

[11/02/18 - 11:52 AM]
"Becoming Michelle: A First Lady's Journey with Robin Roberts - A Special Edition of 20/20" Airs Sunday, Nov. 11, on ABC
Obama will also speak to Roberts, live from Chicago, on "GMA" on Nov. 13, the day "Becoming" will be released.

[11/02/18 - 11:02 AM]
Video: Showtime(R) Offers Documentary Short Film "The Family Business: Trump and Taxes" for Free Online
The film follows a team of New York Times investigative reporters through their diligent and intense efforts in uncovering the information that led to this exclusive report.

[11/02/18 - 10:14 AM]
Josh Duhamel, Mandy Moore, Matthew Morrison and Regina King Trace Their Family Trees and Reveal Their Ancestry on TLC's Emmy-Award Winning Series, "Who Do You Think You Are"
Look for the first of four new episodes on Monday, December 3 at 10:00/9:00c.

[11/02/18 - 10:10 AM]
Freeform Corrals the Cast for the Upcoming Pilot "Breckman Rodeo" (Working Title)
Jess Gabor, Noah Le Gros, Kayla Wallace, Diego Josef, Vinnie Bennett and James Tarpey will star in the ensemble drama.

[11/02/18 - 09:03 AM]
truTV Sets Season Two Premiere for Scripted Hit "I'm Sorry"
The Andrea Savage-led comedy returns Wednesday, January 9 at 10:00/9:00c.

[11/02/18 - 09:01 AM]
ABC, Disney Channel and Disney Parks Celebrate the Holidays with Three Magical Holiday Specials Featuring Star-Studded Musical Performances
During the specials, viewers will also get exclusive looks at upcoming attractions and experiences coming to Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and Disneyland Resort in California.

[11/02/18 - 08:48 AM]
AMC Opens Writers' Rooms for Two Potential Series
"Rainy Day People" and "Kevin Can F*** Himself" are both in the works at the cable channel.

[11/02/18 - 08:26 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Tops Demos with NFL Coverage
CBS however edges the network among total viewers for the night.

[11/02/18 - 07:54 AM]
Little Mix, Bebe Rexha, David Guetta and Jason Derulo Round Out "2018 MTV EMA" Performer Lineup
These artists join previously-announced host and performer Hailee Steinfeld, Nicki Minaj, Halsey, RosalĂ­a, Panic! at the Disco, Alessia Cara, Marshmello, Bastille, Anne-Marie, Jack & Jack and "Global Icon" award recipient Janet Jackson.

[11/02/18 - 07:19 AM]
Netflix Announces Worldwide Casting Call for Lead Female Role in 2019 Original Live Action Comedy Film "Tall Girl"
The film follows a 16 year old who must embrace what makes her different and be proud to stand out, not fit in.

[11/02/18 - 07:15 AM]
Discovery to Go Live from the U.S.-Mexico Border in All New Series "Border Live"
The six-part series launches Wednesday, December 5 at 9:00/8:00c.

[11/02/18 - 06:00 AM]
Find Out Who You Are and Do It on Purpose - "Dumplin'" Key Art Debut
Danielle MacDonald and Jennifer Aniston star in the Netflix film, from director Anne Fletcher.

[11/01/18 - 11:52 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, November 1
Updates include: truTV cancels "Talk Show the Game Show"; Virginia Madsen cast in DC Universe's "Swamp Thing"; and comedian Anjelah Johnson to star in NBC comedy pilot.

[11/01/18 - 03:02 PM]
"Watership Down" - Coming to BBC One This Christmas
The series, due on Christmas Day, is a co-production between BBC One and Netflix.

[11/01/18 - 02:22 PM]
"Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" Gets Voters to the Polls
Look for a bonus episode on Monday, November 5 in addition to its regularly scheduled installment on Wednesday, November 7.

[11/01/18 - 01:44 PM]
Hulu Adds "King of The Hill" and Locks in Exclusive Streaming Rights to "Family Guy," "Bob's Burgers," "American Dad!," "The Cleveland Show" and "Futurama"
Hulu has added all 13 seasons of "King of The Hill" exclusively to its service.

[11/01/18 - 01:15 PM]
Social Justice Leader Bryan Stevenson to Receive First-Ever People's Champion Award Presented by John Legend at "The E! People's Choice Awards" Telecast Live on Sunday, November 11
Critically acclaimed, multi-award winning singer-songwriter and philanthropist John Legend will present the award and also perform during a tribute to Stevenson.

[11/01/18 - 01:10 PM]
BYUtv Comes "Home for Christmas" with Movies, Music and Memories This Holiday Season
Highlights include the 15th annual "Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir" starring Sutton Foster and Hugh Bonneville.

[11/01/18 - 11:08 AM]
"The Brady Bunch" Cast Reunites to Kick Off Production of HGTV Renovation Series at Iconic Television Family Home
"A Very Brady Renovation" will feature Barry Williams (Greg), Maureen McCormick (Marcia), Christopher Knight (Peter), Eve Plumb (Jan), Mike Lookinland (Bobby) and Susan Olsen (Cindy).

[11/01/18 - 10:31 AM]
"Jon Glaser Loves Gear" Season 2 Returns January 9 on truTV
Joining the cast in the 10-episode sophomore season are Bowen Yang and guest star Christine Taylor.







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[10/21/19 - 05:00 PM]
Video: "9-1-1: Lone Star," Starring Rob Lowe and Liv Tyler, Premieres with a Special Two-Night Event, Beginning Sunday, Jan. 19, Following the NFC Championship Game
Said event continues with its time period premiere on Monday, Jan. 20 at 8:00/7:00c.

[10/21/19 - 01:08 PM]
Video: Showtime(R) Documentary Films Announces Premiere Date and Debuts Trailer for "Ready for War" from Director Andrew Renzi Executive Produced by Drake and David Ayer
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.

[10/21/19 - 11:00 AM]
HBO Max Orders "The Ho's" (working title) from Lionsgate TV
The inaugural season of this comedic, full-hearted doc style series in the spirit of Crazy Rich Asians will include eight 30-minute episodes.

[10/21/19 - 10:30 AM]
Let the Not-So-Silent-Nights Begin with the All-New Comedy "The Moodys," Airing as a Special Three-Night Holiday Event Series Premiering Wednesday, December 4, on FOX
Denis Leary and Elizabeth Perkins star in the series, which follows a tight-knit, but slightly dysfunctional family of five, all of whom gather in their hometown of Chicago for the "perfect" holiday.

[10/21/19 - 10:02 AM]
HBO Max Teams with Monica Lewinsky, Max Joseph and Six West for Thought-Provoking Documentary "15 Minutes of Shame"
Produced by Six West, the documentary features Joseph with appearances by Lewinsky as they take an in-depth look at the public shaming epidemic in our culture and explore our collective need to destroy one another.

[10/21/19 - 10:00 AM]
"The Feed" Premieres November 22 on Amazon Prime Video
Based on the novel by Nick Clark Windo, "The Feed" is a thrilling exploration about our addiction to technology, our fear of what it's doing to our brains, and our terror of having to live without it.

[10/21/19 - 08:48 AM]
Celebrities Share Their Terrifying Encounters with the Paranormal in the All-New Travel Channel Series "Famously Afraid"
In each episode, three celebrities tell their seriously scary tales with the paranormal and prove that no one is safe from the bizarre, unexplainable and frightening mysteries that lurk around every corner.

[10/21/19 - 08:38 AM]
Creative Real Estate Trio Wows Clients with Amazing Renovations and Outrageous Open Houses in New HGTV Series "Hot Properties: San Diego"
The series launches Sunday, November 3 at 10:00/9:00c on the cable channel.

[10/21/19 - 08:37 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Rides "Sunday Night Football" to Victory
The Peacock once again takes home top honors in all categories on Sunday.

[10/21/19 - 07:01 AM]
Video: "The Crown" Season 3 - Official Trailer - Netflix
The new season arrives Sunday, November 17 on the streaming service.

[10/21/19 - 06:20 AM]
CNBC Prime Builds Fall Roster with Original Series, "Back in the Game," Hosted by Alex Rodriguez and Executive Produced by Michael Strahan
In the series premiere, Alex enlists the expertise of his friend, serial entrepreneur, Marcus Lemonis, aka "The Profit," to help former heavyweight champ Evander Holyfield take control of his financial future.

[10/20/19 - 11:51 PM]
Netflix to Launch Highly-Anticipated Romantic Comedy "Crash Landing on You," Starring Hyun Bin and Son Ye-jin
Yoon Se-ri (Son Ye-jin) is a beautiful heiress and a leading fashion businesswoman in South Korea, meets North Korean military officer Lee Jung-hyeok (Hyun Bin) when she is swept up by a wind storm and accidentally crashes in North Korean territory while paragliding.

[10/20/19 - 09:16 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, College Football Top Charts
The Alphabet leads the night in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[10/19/19 - 08:32 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, "WWE SmackDown" Hold Onto Demo Crown
The network edges the competition among adults 18-49 while CBS remains the most-watched network.