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[04/06/21 - 11:45 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, April 6
Updates include: Nichole Sakura, Angelique Cabral among latest cast in ABC's "Maggie"; Raff Law lands role on Apple's "Masters of the Air"; and Erik Griffin scores role on ABC's "Bucktown."

[04/06/21 - 06:00 PM]
FOX Orders Third Season of Animated Series "Duncanville," Featuring Amy Poehler, Ty Burrell, Rashida Jones and Wiz Khalifa
The season two premiere of "Duncanville" returns with a special two-episode debut on Sunday, May 23.

[04/06/21 - 01:20 PM]
discovery+ Series "Life Under Renovation" Set to Launch Wednesday, April 28
The six-episode series follows five families from across the country as they take on the ambitious task of capturing the ups and downs of the biggest renovation of their lives.

[04/06/21 - 12:00 PM]
ABC Announces Pickup of New Unscripted Series "When Nature Calls" (W/T) Based on BBC Studios Comedy Format
The show will surprise and delight viewers with what comes out of the mouths of majestic beasts, teeny-tiny frogs, beatboxing badgers and more within captivating, beautiful footage from all over the world.

[04/06/21 - 11:36 AM]
Apple TV+ to Premiere Bonus Season One Episode of Hit Comedy Series "Mythic Quest" on Friday, April 16
In "Everlight," the creative team, once again, presents a relatable subject that people all over the world are currently facing - the return to offices and co-workers.

[04/06/21 - 11:03 AM]
Showtime(R) to Unite the Cast of "Shameless" for a Farewell Experience at Virtual Gallagher Home
Cast members confirmed for the event include William H. Macy, Jeremy Allen White, Ethan Cutkosky, Shanola Hampton, Steve Howey, Emma Kenney, Cameron Monaghan, Christian Isaiah, Noel Fisher and Kate Miner.

[04/06/21 - 10:20 AM]
Peacock Comedy "Girls5eva" to Premiere Thursday, May 6
When a one-hit-wonder girl group from the 90's gets sampled by a young rapper, its members reunite to give their pop star dreams one more shot.

[04/06/21 - 10:15 AM]
AMC+ Launches on YouTube TV
AMC+ is a premium subscription bundle that includes popular and critically acclaimed original programming from across AMC Networks' entertainment networks and full access to a number of the company's successful and fast-growing targeted streaming services.

[04/06/21 - 10:12 AM]
Ava DuVernay's Critically Acclaimed Drama Series "Queen Sugar" Announces Start of Season Six Production with Cast Additions to Include Tammy Townsend, Paula Jai Parker, Marquis Rodriguez and McKinley Freeman
Currently in production in New Orleans, the new season is set to air this fall on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.

[04/06/21 - 10:01 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Wraps NCAA Coverage on Top
The Eye's Men's Basketball National Championship Game easily wins the evening in all categories.

[04/06/21 - 10:00 AM]
Video: AMC+ Releases Trailer for Its Newest Original Series, "Spy City," Starring Dominic Cooper
The six-part series stars Dominic Cooper with new episodes premiering weekly on the service each Thursday.

[04/06/21 - 09:15 AM]
CBS Studios Strikes Overall Deal with Tarana Burke and Her Producing Partner Mervyn Marcano
As part of the agreement, they will partner with CBS Studios to develop scripted, unscripted and documentary content for linear television networks and streaming platforms.

[04/06/21 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Trash Truck" Season 2 Trailer - Netflix Jr
Hank, Trash Truck and animal pals Walter, Donny and Ms. Mona let their imaginations take them on heartwarming adventures in their backyard and beyond.

[04/06/21 - 08:31 AM]
Video: "Monster" - Official Trailer - Netflix
The film tells the story of Steve Harmon (Kelvin Harrison Jr.) a seventeen-year-old honor student whose world comes crashing down around him when he is charged with felony murder.

[04/06/21 - 07:45 AM]
Carla Hall Hosts the Return of Food Network's "Best Baker in America" and Tests Ten Bakers Skills to Create Desserts from States Across the Country
The new season of eight episodes will launch on Monday, May 3 at 9:00/8:00c.

[04/06/21 - 07:32 AM]
Peacock Original Series "Michael Phelps: Medals, Memories & More" to Premiere on April 14
In the three-part series, Phelps speaks with Rowdy Gaines and Dan Hicks, NBC Sports swimming commentators from the past six Summer Games, as he relives his storied Olympic career by watching each race.

[04/06/21 - 07:01 AM]
Archewell Productions Announces First Netflix Series, in Partnership with The Invictus Games Foundation
"Heart of Invictus" will follow a group of extraordinary competitors from around the globe, all service members who have suffered life-changing injuries or illnesses on their road to the Invictus Games The Hague 2020, now set to take place in 2022.

[04/06/21 - 07:00 AM]
Video: "Without Remorse" - Final Trailer - Prime Video
The action thriller film starring Michael B. Jordan was directed by Stefano Sollima and written by Taylor Sheridan and Will Staples.

[04/06/21 - 05:31 AM]
From Reggaeton to Vallenato, From Comedy to Drama and Kicking the Ball to Soccer, Netflix Announced Nine New Colombian Productions The Unremarkable Juanquini
Highlights include the return of "The Unremarkable Juanquini" on April 30.

[04/06/21 - 01:06 AM]
Netflix Supercharges Its Slate with "Super Me"
Starring Darren Wang, Song Jia and Cao Bingkun, this is director Zhang Chong's second movie after "The Fourth Wall."

[04/05/21 - 11:25 PM]
Development Update: Monday, April 5
Updates include: "The Neighborhood" creator exits the CBS series; Jennifer Jason Leigh joins Amazon's "Hunters"; and Cush Jumbo, Delroy Lindo return to "The Good Fight" to finish storylines.

[04/05/21 - 02:30 PM]
First Look Image of Captain Kathryn Janeway in Paramount+ Animated Series "Star Trek: Prodigy" Revealed
Kate Mulgrew reprises her role as Janeway, who will serve as the "Star Trek: Prodigy" starship's built in emergency training hologram.

[04/05/21 - 02:25 PM]
Video: Premiere Date and Teaser Trailer for Season Two of Paramount+ Original Series "Star Trek: Lower Decks" Released Today
In addition, "Star Trek: Lower Decks" was renewed by Paramount+ for a 10-episode long third season.

[04/05/21 - 02:03 PM]
The Weather Channel Welcomes New Series "Deep Water Salvage" to Original Programming Line Up
This new action-packed series follows some of the world's best marine construction firms as they battle against the elements and the clock to salvage valuable property and fortunes of others from the effects of extreme weather.

[04/05/21 - 01:53 PM]
Video: The U.S.S Discovery Crew Face the Unknown in Teaser Trailer for Season Four of Paramount+ Original Series "Star Trek: Discovery"
The teaser trailer was introduced by series star Sonequa Martin-Green following the "Women in Motion" panel during today's virtual global First Contact Day celebration, which also revealed that season four will premiere in 2021.

[04/05/21 - 01:16 PM]
"Woman in Motion: Nichelle Nichols, Star Trek and the Remaking of NASA" Coming to Paramount+ on Thursday, June 3
The news was revealed by Mica Burton, moderator of the "Women in Motion" panel, during today's virtual global First Contact Day celebration.

[04/05/21 - 01:02 PM]
Hulu Rounds Out Cast of American High's "Sex Appeal" with Margaret Cho, Fortune Feimster, Skai Jackson, Rebecca Henderson and Paris Jackson
They join previously announced leads Mika Abdalla and Jake Short.

[04/05/21 - 12:06 PM]
Video: All-New Teaser Trailer For Season Two of Paramount+ Original Series "Star Trek: Picard" Reveals the True Final Frontier Is Time
The teaser trailer was introduced by series star Patrick Stewart at the top of today's First Contact Day virtual global panels, which also revealed that season two will premiere in 2022.

[04/05/21 - 11:59 AM]
HBO Max Orders Pilot "Minx" to Series from Lionsgate
Set in 1970s Los Angeles, the series centers around an earnest young feminist who joins forces with a low-rent publisher to create the first erotic magazine for women.

[04/05/21 - 10:16 AM]
Video: "The Circle" Season 2 - Official Trailer - Netflix
Ready for more strategic shenanigans? A new cast of allies, enemies and not-so-subtle catfish connect and compete for a major cash prize.

[04/05/21 - 10:07 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: "American Idol" Puts ABC on Top in Demos
The reality competition leads the night among adults 18-49 while "60 Minutes" on CBS is the most-watched program overall.

[04/05/21 - 10:03 AM]
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network Announces OWN Your Health Initiative
This multi-platform campaign is designed to inspire and encourage the OWN audience to put herself and her health and well-being first.

[04/05/21 - 09:38 AM]
Food Network Strikes New Multi-Year Exclusive Deal with Guy Fieri
The new deal spans three years and includes bringing audiences more of Fieri's Primetime Emmy-nominated series "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives" as well as more episodes of fan-favorites, "Guy's Grocery Games" and Guy's most recent ratings success, "Tournament of Champions."

[04/05/21 - 09:30 AM]
Disney Junior's "The Chicken Squad," Inspired by the Popular Children's Book Series, Premieres Friday, May 14, on Disney Junior and DisneyNOW
Inspired by Doreen Cronin's popular children's books, the series follows a trio of young chicken siblings - Coop, Sweetie and Little Boo - and their retired search and rescue dog mentor, Captain Tully.

[04/05/21 - 09:16 AM]
Premiere Date for New Amazon Original YA Series, "Panic," Set for Memorial Day Weekend, Friday, May 28th
The 10-episode series takes place in a small Texas town, where every summer the graduating seniors compete in a series of challenges, winner takes all, which they believe is their one and only chance to escape their circumstances and make their lives better.

[04/05/21 - 09:02 AM]
"Bridgerton" Has Added Four Actors to Season 2
Charithra Chandran, Shelley Conn, Calam Lynch and Rupert Young are the latest on tap for the new season.

[04/05/21 - 09:01 AM]
Award-Winning New Zealand Drama Series "The Bad Seed" About Dysfunctional Family with Dark Secrets Premieres Exclusively in U.S.
All five episodes of The Bad Seed will be available to binge on Thursday, April 29 via Sundance Now and the AMC+ streaming bundle.

[04/05/21 - 08:52 AM]
Vice TV Is America's Fastest Growing Entertainment Cable Network
The network is reporting 10% growth in adults 18-49 and 20% growth in adults 25-54.

[04/05/21 - 08:19 AM]
Urban One Honors Pays Tribute to Black Women Leading the Change with Performances by Jazmine Sullivan, Da Brat, Le'Andria Johnson, Avery Sunshine, Kim Burse and the KB Players, and More Airing Sunday, May 16 at 9PM/8C
Urban One announced today its annual awards show will pay special homage to the International Sweethearts of Rhythm.

[04/05/21 - 08:03 AM]
HBO Announces The Iron Anniversary, A Month-Long Celebration to Commemorate the 10th Anniversary of "Game of Thrones"
Beginning April 10, HBO will launch the "Game of Thrones" MaraThrone with all episodes of season one airing on HBO2 starting at 10:00 a.m. ET, challenging fans to continue to binge watch all 73 episodes of the series on HBO Max while raising money for select global charities.

[04/05/21 - 08:01 AM]
Video: "Selena: The Series" (Part 2) - Date Announcement - Netflix
As Selena's career gains momentum, the singer fights to remain true to herself, spend quality time with her family and expand her businesses.

[04/05/21 - 07:03 AM]
Tonya Rapley to Join Dan Rosensweig as Co-Host for Season 2 of Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment's Crackle Original Series "Going from Broke"
In the series, Dan Rosensweig and Tonya Rapley help debtors overcome crippling financial struggles to become CEOs of their own lives.

[04/05/21 - 06:01 AM]
Video: Marvel Studios' "Loki" - Official Trailer - Disney+
Watch the brand-new trailer for "Loki," and start streaming the Marvel Studios Original Series June 11 on Disney+.

[04/05/21 - 06:00 AM]
Full Performance Lineup Announced for the "56th Academy of Country Music Awards(TM)", to Be Broadcast Live from Three Iconic Country Music Venues in Nashville, Sunday, April 18 on CBS
Over 30 performances from more than 25 artists will take place from three iconic Country Music venues: the Grand Ole Opry House, Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium and The Bluebird Cafe.

[04/04/21 - 06:15 PM]
The Epic Journey to Finale for AMC's Smash Hit "The Walking Dead" Begins Sunday, August 22
The flagship series' final, expanded season will kick off with eight new episodes, the first of a massive 24-episode story arc that will bring the show's decade-long successful run to conclusion.

[04/04/21 - 10:21 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: NCAA's Final Four Puts CBS on Top
The Eye dominates the evening in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[04/03/21 - 10:08 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Tops Viewers; Shares Demo Crown with ABC, FOX
The Eye's "Blue Bloods" leads the night in both categories.

[04/03/21 - 06:01 AM]
Video: "Space Jam: A New Legacy" - Official Trailer - HBO Max
Available in theaters and to stream on HBO Max on July 16, in the US only, for 31 days from theatrical release, at no extra cost to subscribers.

[04/02/21 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Friday, April 2
Updates include: Disney+ pulls the plug on "The Right Stuff"; HBO Max to tape "Friends" reunion next week; and ABC's "The Goldbergs" to pay tribute to the late George Segal.

[04/02/21 - 02:00 PM]
discovery+ True Crime Highlights - Weeks of April 12 and April 19
New episodes of "The Deadly Type with Candice DeLong" and "Evil Lives Here: Shadows of Death" are among the featured offerings.







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[04/12/21 - 01:33 PM]
Showtime(R) Launches New Anthology Series "Cinema Toast" Created by Jeff Baena And Produced by the Duplass Brothers
The episodes are voiced by actors including Alison Brie, Nick Offerman, Fred Armisen, John Early, Christina Ricci, Megan Mullally, Chloe Fineman and Chris Meloni.

[04/12/21 - 12:18 PM]
EPIX(R) Greenlights Sci-Fi Horror Series "From"
The 10-episode, one-hour series will commence production this May in Halifax, NS, with an eye towards a 2022 premiere on EPIX.

[04/12/21 - 11:33 AM]
Sharlto Copley Joins Previously Announced New Addition Annie Murphy in Season 2 of "Russian Doll"
Netflix confirmed the news on social media today.

[04/12/21 - 11:16 AM]
"The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Presents: Jordan Klepper Fingers The Pulse - Into The MAGAverse" Debuts Monday, April 19th at 11:00pm ET/PT on Comedy Central
Klepper revisits his surreal year on the 2020 campaign trail, remembering the best moments, sharing never-before-seen footage and conducting all-new interviews with the people he met along the way.

[04/12/21 - 11:07 AM]
The Battle of Brains Begins When NBC's "Capital One College Bowl" Premieres Tuesday, June 22 at 10 P.M. ET/PT
Hosted by Peyton Manning, with his brother Cooper Manning serving as sidekick, the series challenges college students out of the classroom and puts their knowledge to the test as they compete for academic scholarships.

[04/12/21 - 11:01 AM]
93rd Oscars(R) All-Star Cast Revealed
Starring, in alphabetical order, are Angela Bassett, Halle Berry, Bong Joon Ho, Don Cheadle, Bryan Cranston, Laura Dern, Harrison Ford, Regina King, Marlee Matlin, Rita Moreno, Joaquin Phoenix, Brad Pitt, Reese Witherspoon, Renée Zellweger and Zendaya.

[04/12/21 - 10:04 AM]
NBCUniversal Renews "Access Hollywood" and "Access Daily" Through 2025
The studio has sold the iconic entertainment news tentpole to the NBC Owned Television Stations group, along with leading station groups across the country, for three additional seasons.

[04/12/21 - 10:02 AM]
Video: "Pet Stars" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Follow talent management agency Pets on Q as they work with the biggest animal influencers on social media in this reality series.

[04/12/21 - 10:01 AM]
Jordan Vogt-Roberts to Direct Live-Action Film Adaptation Based on Iconic Gundam Universe
The story for the live-action Netflix film version of Gundam is being kept under wraps but the original Gundam series is set in the Universal Century, an era in which humanity's growing population has led people to emigrate to space colonies.

[04/12/21 - 10:00 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Leads Tight Race in Viewers, Demos
Overrun of the 2021 Masters Tournament in primetime helps lift the Eye to top honors in both categories.

[04/12/21 - 09:53 AM]
Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" Returns for Season 11 on Wednesday, May 19 at 8PM ET/PT
Returning for an emotionally charged season 11: Kyle Richards, Lisa Rinna, Erika Girardi, Dorit Kemsley, and Garcelle Beauvais.

[04/12/21 - 09:42 AM]
"OWN Spotlight: Viola Davis" Premieres Friday, April 16 on OWN
Continuing conversations surrounding issues impacting Black lives, Oprah talks to Oscar, Emmy and Tony Award-Winning actress Viola Davis about her role as fearless blues singer Ma Rainey in "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom," available on Netflix now.

[04/12/21 - 09:33 AM]
Showtime Sports Documentary Films Presents "The Kings," An In-Depth Look at the Boxing Golden Age of Duran, Hagler, Hearns and Leonard
The four-part series chronicles the four fighters' dramatic and divergent ascents to greatness and the legendary matches they produced.

[04/12/21 - 09:27 AM]
Video: YouTube Originals and Vox Media Studios Release "Retro Tech" Season Two Official Trailer Today Ahead of Season Premiere Tomorrow at 12:00PM ET / 9:00AM PT
Season two of the six episode series explores the technological promises of the past with special appearances by Bill Gates, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and many more.

[04/12/21 - 08:59 AM]
The History(R) Channel Commemorates 20th Anniversary of the Tragic Events of September 11 with Four New Compelling Documentaries
Co-produced by The 9/11 Memorial & Museum, "Revealed: The Hunt for Bin Laden," will premiere on Sunday, May 2 on the 10th anniversary of the raid that found Osama bin Laden.