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[07/01/20 - 11:35 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, July 1
Updates include: Utkarsh Ambudkar to star in CBS's "Ghosts" pilot; Melvin Gregg boards Hulu's "Nine Perfect Strangers"; and "Mad Men" bound for new streaming homes.

[07/01/20 - 01:01 PM]
"Never Have I Ever" Renewed by Netflix for Season 2
The streaming service revealed the news on its social media this afternoon.

[07/01/20 - 12:05 PM]
Science Channel to Celebrate America's Most Impressive Monuments in Premiere Episode of "Unearthed: Seven Wonders" Airing Sunday, July 5
In the first episode, airing over Independence Day weekend, viewers will get an inside look at the incredible engineering behind America's most notable structures including the Washington Monument, Golden Gate Bridge, Empire State Building, Mount Rushmore and others.

[07/01/20 - 12:00 PM]
CBS Program Advisory - "Tough as Nails" Will Now Have a Two-Hour Series Premiere on Wednesday, July 8
The new episode of "Game On!" originally scheduled for July 8 will now air Wednesday, July 15.

[07/01/20 - 11:01 AM]
"The Dick Van Dyke Show - Now in Living Color! A Special Tribute to Carl Reiner," A One-Hour Special Featuring Two Beloved Episodes, to Be Broadcast Friday, July 3
The special features "Coast to Coast Big Mouth," which ranked #8 on TV Guide's list of the "100 Greatest TV Episodes of All-Time," and "October Eve," which Mr. Reiner considered to be one of the series' funniest episodes.

[07/01/20 - 10:35 AM]
FX Networks' Critically Acclaimed Comedies, "Archer" and "What We Do in the Shadows," Coming to San Diego Comic-Con@Home
Each show will stream a virtual panel session featuring series stars and producers.

[07/01/20 - 10:18 AM]
HGTV Greenlights New Series "Rehab Addict Rescue" Starring Fan-Favorite Home Renovator Nicole Curtis
A self-taught home rehabber, real estate expert and designer, Nicole spent eight seasons rebuilding neighborhoods in Detroit and Minneapolis in the DIY Network and HGTV hit series "Rehab Addict."

[07/01/20 - 10:04 AM]
New Animated Comedy Series "Star Trek: Lower Decks" to Premiere Thursday, August 6 on CBS All Access
Following the premiere, new episodes of the series' 10-episode first season will be available to stream weekly on Thursdays.

[07/01/20 - 09:45 AM]
Disney+ Joins Comic-con@Home July 23-26 to Present Upcoming Originals "Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe," Marvel's 616," and "The Right Stuff"
Comic-Con@Home will be held on the same dates as the previously canceled Comic-Con, July 22-26, and online attendees are encouraged to use the official #ComicConAtHome hashtag to be included in the virtual activities.

[07/01/20 - 09:11 AM]
Video: "Fatal Affair" Starring Nia Long + Omar Epps - Official Trailer - Netflix
A brief encounter takes a dangerous turn when Ellie (Nia Long) discovers her old friend David (Omar Epps) is more unstable than she realized.

[07/01/20 - 09:07 AM]
Comedy Central Announces Expansive Deal with Emmy Award-Winning Mike Judge to Reimagine "Beavis and Butt-Head"
"It seemed like the time was right to get stupid again," said Judge.

[07/01/20 - 09:05 AM]
A&E Announces New Series "What's It Worth?" Hosted by Jeff Foxworthy and "Extreme Unboxing" Premiering on August 4
The new 30-minute series debuts ahead of the previously announced two-hour live series "What's It Worth? Live" which will launch this Fall.

[07/01/20 - 09:00 AM]
New Drama Series "Lovecraft Country" Debuts August 16, Exclusively on HBO
The series follows Atticus Freeman (Jonathan Majors) as he journeys with his childhood friend Letitia (Jurnee Smollett) and his uncle George (Courtney B. Vance) on a road trip from Chicago across 1950s Jim Crow America in search of his missing father Montrose (Michael Kenneth Williams).

[07/01/20 - 08:30 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: "America's Got Talent" Once Again Puts NBC on Top
The network coasts to another victory in total viewers and adults 18-49.

[07/01/20 - 08:01 AM]
Peacock Strikes Content Licensing Agreement with ViacomCBS
"Ray Donovan," "The Affair," "Charmed," "Undercover Boss," "The Game," "Everybody Hates Chris" and "Real Husbands of Hollywood" are among the TV offerings.

[07/01/20 - 07:42 AM]
Video: Amazon Prime Video Drops the Trailer for the Eagerly Awaited All-New Amazon Original Series "Breathe: Into the Shadows"
The Amazon Original series sees the return of acclaimed actor Amit Sadh in his award-winning role as senior inspector Kabir Sawant.

[07/01/20 - 07:08 AM]
Video: "The Speed Cubers" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Discover the special bond - and uncommon competitive spirit - shared by the world's Rubik's Cube-solving record breakers in this documentary.

[07/01/20 - 07:02 AM]
Video: Showtime(R) Releases Trailer for Alison Ellwood's Documentary "The Go-Go's"
Featuring candid testimonies from the group members, Ellwood's documentary charts the meteoric rise to fame of a band that not only captured but created a zeitgeist.

[07/01/20 - 02:17 AM]
Netflix Confirms There Will Be a Second Season for "Into the Night"
Said creator and writer Jason George: "We've been thrilled by the global response to 'Into the Night,' and I'm excited to share that we'll be doing a second season."

[06/30/20 - 11:22 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, June 30
Updates include: Priyanka Chopra Jonas inks first-look deal with Amazon; "Defending Jacob's" Mark Bomback sets up shop at Apple; Mahershala Ali to play Jack Johnson in HBO's "Unruly."

[06/30/20 - 11:21 AM]
"Amy Schumer Learns to Cook" Back for Seconds on Food Network
The additional episodes will again be self-shot and allow Chris and Amy to share a behind-the-scenes look at their lives at home.

[06/30/20 - 10:29 AM]
Hit HBO Comedy Series "Curb Your Enthusiasm," Starring Larry David, Will Return for an Eleventh Season
Said David: "Believe me, I'm as upset about this as you are. One day I can only hope that HBO will come to their senses and grant me the cancellation I so richly deserve."

[06/30/20 - 09:38 AM]
"The Great Heist" Premieres on Netflix on August 14th
Inspired by the true events, the series follows the assault on the Bank of the Republic, also known as "The robbery of the century" perpetrated in October 1994.

[06/30/20 - 09:30 AM]
Anthology Series "Room 104" Returns for Fourth and Final Season July 24
The late-night, half-hour anthology series returns with 12 new episodes, each telling a unique and unexpected tale of the characters who pass through a single room of a typical American chain motel.

[06/30/20 - 09:07 AM]
Nickelodeon Readies Next Chapter of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles with All-New CG-Animated Theatrical Release Produced by Point Grey Pictures
The theatrical motion picture will be directed by Jeff Rowe and written by Brendan O'Brian.

[06/30/20 - 09:03 AM]
Comedy Central Announces Premiere Date for Third and Final Season of "Corporate"
Look for the first of six episodes starting on Wednesday, July 22 at 10:30/9:30c.

[06/30/20 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Boys State" - Official Trailer - Apple TV+
The film is a wildly entertaining and continually revealing immersion into a week-long annual program in which a thousand Texas high school seniors gather for an elaborate mock exercise: building their own state government.

[06/30/20 - 08:15 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: "The Wall" Tops Viewers, Demos for NBC
The Peacock network's originals hold off the competition last night.

[06/30/20 - 08:01 AM]
"Ozark" Will Be Back with an Expanded 14-Episode Final Season
Netflix broke the news on social media this morning.

[06/30/20 - 07:05 AM]
Crackle Plus Announces the Premiere of Crackle Original Documentary Series, "Road to Race Day," Available July 1
The eight-episode series is a deep-dive into the 2017 season of the most celebrated NASCAR team of all time, Hendrick Motorsports, and features star drivers Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jimmie Johnson, Chase Elliott, and Kasey Kahne, among others.

[06/30/20 - 07:04 AM]
Video: "Cursed" (Katherine Langford) - New Trailer - Netflix
From Frank Miller and Thomas Wheeler, "Cursed" is a reimagining of the Arthurian legend told from the perspective of Nimue (Katherine Langford).

[06/30/20 - 06:02 AM]
Season Five of Emmy Award-Winning CNN Original Series "United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell" Premieres Sunday, July 19
In the extended season five premiere, "America vs. Itself (wt)," Bell will examine white supremacy and systemic racism in America.

[06/29/20 - 11:47 PM]
Development Update: Monday, June 29
Updates include: Quibi orders second season of "Nikki Fre$h"; ABC gives status updates on its various pilots; and HBO lands the rights to Brit Bennett's "The Vanishing Half."

[06/29/20 - 04:48 PM]
"Family or Fiance" Returns Saturday, July 11 at 9 P.M. ET/PT
The high-stakes social experiment returns to OWN for another emotionally explosive season.

[06/29/20 - 02:57 PM]
"Greenleaf" Fifth and Final Season Premiere on OWN Delivers 1.9 Million Viewers and Ranks as #1 Cable Telecast for Women 25-54
OWN further spins the numbers for Tuesday, June 23.

[06/29/20 - 01:22 PM]
MTV's "VMAs" Returns to New York City on Sunday, August 30th at Barclays Center
"The 2020 MTV VMAs will be the first Barclays Center event since the COVID-19 pandemic reached New York," said Oliver Weisberg, CEO of Barclays Center and the Brooklyn Nets.

[06/29/20 - 01:00 PM]
E! Greenlights Three New Projects with Talent Including Nick Cannon; Orders Two Shows in Development
The newcomers include "Celebrity Call Center," premiering Monday, July 13 at 10:00/9:00c.

[06/29/20 - 12:03 PM]
Disney+ Heats Up With "Summer Movie Nights" Featuring Brand New Original Movies And Blockbuster Hits
Beginning Friday, July 3 with the Disney+ premiere of "Hamilton," the filmed version of the original Broadway production, families and fans can come together to watch blockbuster hits and original movies premiering every week.

[06/29/20 - 12:02 PM]
TLC Sets August 16 Premiere For All-New Series "Darcey & Stacey"
The network announced today a hot, all-new series dedicated to the up-and-down lives of the most buzzworthy set of identical twins in pop culture today.

[06/29/20 - 12:00 PM]
Freeform Lines Up Stellar Ensemble for "Love in the Time of Corona"
Ava Bellows, Gil Bellows, L. Scott Caldwell, Tommy Dorfman, Rya Kihlstedt, Leslie Odom Jr., Rainey Qualley and Nicolette Robinson will star in the four-part limited series.

[06/29/20 - 11:59 AM]
HBO Max Acquires Exclusive Streaming Rights to Peabody Award-Winning Drama "David Makes Man"
The series, from Academy Award(R)-winning screenwriter and Tony Award-nominated playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney, will be available to stream on HBO Max starting July 16.

[06/29/20 - 11:32 AM]
NBC Gives Series Order to Drama "Debris"
Jonathan Tucker and Riann Steele star in the project, about agents who must work together to investigate when wreckage from a destroyed alien spacecraft has mysterious effects on humankind.

[06/29/20 - 11:01 AM]
Anarchic Drama "Britannia" Lands on EPIX; Season One Debuts August 2
Immediately after, EPIX will exclusively premiere season two for U.S. audiences on Sunday, October 4, and will be the exclusive U.S. home to season three, which is currently in production.

[06/29/20 - 10:40 AM]
Lifetime's Provocative Docuseries "Marrying Millions," Returns with Seven Couples, Premiering August 5
Five new couples join the series with returning favorites Bill and Brianna from Dallas and Gentille and Brian from Las Vegas.

[06/29/20 - 10:09 AM]
Video: "Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Every day for decades, Walter Mercado - the iconic, gender non-conforming astrologer - mesmerized 120 million Latino viewers with his extravagance and positivity. Then he vanished from the public eye.

[06/29/20 - 10:00 AM]
HBO Sports Acquires North American Television and Streaming Rights to the Documentary Film "The Weight of Gold," to Debut July 29, Exclusively on HBO
The revealing and powerful documentary explores the mental health challenges that Olympic athletes often face in deeply personal detail.

[06/29/20 - 09:59 AM]
The Road from "Raven's Home" Leads to Camp Kikiwaka in a Crossover Special, "Raven About Bunk'd," Premiering Friday, July 24, on Disney Channel
The camp-tastic special blends the two series into one universe and one fun-filled story.

[06/29/20 - 09:38 AM]
BET Presents "No Limit Chronicles," A New Original Docuseries About Master P And No Limit Records - Airing Wednesday, July 29 at 9 PM on BET
The five-part docuseries will recount the remarkable journey of the label, from its extraordinary rise to decline and rebirth to prominence.

[06/29/20 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Greatness Code" - Official Trailer - Apple TV+
"Greatness Code" is a landmark short-form unscripted series directed by Gotham Chopra and co-produced by Uninterrupted and Religion of Sports that spotlights untold stories from the greatest athletes in the world.

[06/29/20 - 08:47 AM]
Decipher "The Code" with Dan Spielman, Ashley Zukerman and Lucy Lawless on Ovation TV Starting August 1
The Australian crime drama stars Dan Spielman, Ashley Zukerman and Lucy Lawless.







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[07/09/20 - 01:02 PM]
Hulu's "Ramy" Renewed for a Third Season
The second season debuted on Hulu on Friday, May 29.

[07/09/20 - 11:57 AM]
Fuse Greenlights "Like, Share, Dimelo" - Bringing Digital Original to TV, with Series Premiere Set for September 21
Hosted by Latina comedians, Dee Nasty (Darlene Demorizi) and Sasha Merci, the series explores trending topics in Latinx and millennial issues, include politics, pop culture, dating and sex.

[07/09/20 - 11:12 AM]
Lifetime Premieres Two New Specials Exploring Major Milestones for Women This July
"The Baby Factory: Alabama" and "Happily Ever Altered" will air on successive Wednesdays beginning July 15.

[07/09/20 - 11:00 AM]
Video: HBO Max Debuts First Trailer for "Tig N' Seek"
Guest stars on this season include Louie Anderson, Maryann Strossner and many more.

[07/09/20 - 11:00 AM]
All Aboard the Crazy Train! Join America's Favorite Tell-It-Like-It-Is Family as They Examine Jaw-Dropping Paranormal Videos in Travel Channel's "The Osbournes Want to Believe"
The eight-episode series launches Sunday, August 2 at 10:00/9:00c.

[07/09/20 - 10:34 AM]
MTV Greenlights "The Challenge" for Record-Breaking 36th Season as the Hit Competition Series Is Pacing to Be Highest Rated in 8 Years
Tune in for "The Challenge: Total Madness" season finale on Wednesday, July 15.

[07/09/20 - 10:30 AM]
Nickelodeon Joins Rachael Ray and Expert Baker Amirah Kassem to Sprinkle Birthday-Cake Joy, in "Cake My Day," Airing Friday, July 17, at 7:30 P.M. (ET/PT)
Hosted by Kassem, founder of Flour Shop in New York and creator of the sprinkle-filled Rainbow Explosion Cake, the special gives a deserving kid the opportunity to bake the cake of their dreams.

[07/09/20 - 10:08 AM]
New Comedy Series "Woke" Set to Premiere on September 9th, Only on Hulu
Inspired by the life and work of artist Keith Knight, the series takes an absurdly irreverent look at identity and culture as it follows Keef (Lamorne Morris), an African-American cartoonist finally on the verge of mainstream success when an unexpected incident changes everything.

[07/09/20 - 10:00 AM]
HBO Sports and Jigsaw Productions Team Up on Two-Part Documentary Series "Tiger," A Revealing Portrait of the Rise, Fall and Return of Tiger Woods
Part one of will debut Sunday, December 13, with part two airing Sunday, December 20, exclusively on HBO.

[07/09/20 - 09:01 AM]
Shawam! HBO Max Greenlights Second Season of Ballroom Competition Series "Legendary"
The final two episodes of season one are now available to stream on HBO Max.

[07/09/20 - 09:00 AM]
"56th Academy of Country Music Awards(TM)" to Be Broadcast Live on Sunday, April 18, 2021 on CBS
As previously announced, this year's event will broadcast on Wednesday, September 16.

[07/09/20 - 08:48 AM]
Syfy's "Van Helsing" Joins Comic-Con@Home July 23 to Give Fans a Bite of the Upcoming Fifth and Final Season
The hour-long horror is the first dramatic series to return to production in Canada and is still expected to premiere this fall with 13 all-new episodes to conclude its epic tale.

[07/09/20 - 08:22 AM]
Discovery Family Welcomes a Brand-New Magical Adventure with the Network Premiere of "True and the Rainbow Kingdom" on Sunday, August 2 at 1/12c
The series will also stream live and on demand on Discovery Family GO, the network's TV Everywhere app.

[07/09/20 - 08:18 AM]
Video: "Jack Whitehall: I'm Only Joking" - Official Trailer - Netflix
The brand new comedy special comes to Netflix on July 21.

[07/09/20 - 08:14 AM]
Video: "The Larva Island Movie" Trailer - Netflix Futures
In this movie sequel to the hit series, Chuck returns home and talks to a reporter about life on the island with zany larva pals Red and Yellow.