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[08/26/21 - 11:30 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, August 26
Updates include: Jimmi Simpson, John Noble bound for "Star Trek: Prodigy"; Tony Curran joins the cast of The CW's "Flash"; and Peacock's "Intergalactic" canceled after one season.

[08/26/21 - 03:19 PM]
Video: ABC Releases an Extended First Look at New Drama Series "Queens"
Starring Eve, Naturi Naughton, Nadine Velazquez and Brandy, "Queens" follows four women in their 40s who reunite for a chance to recapture their fame and regain the swagger they had in the '90s when they were legends in the hip-hop world.

[08/26/21 - 03:18 PM]
For Its Milestone 30th Season, "Dancing with the Stars" Reveals Its First Two Celebrity Contestants, Suni Lee and Jojo Siwa
Lee and Siwa will appear on ABC's "Good Morning America" for their first sit-down interview tomorrow, August 27, and again when the remaining cast is revealed Wednesday, September 8.

[08/26/21 - 03:17 PM]
"Big Sky" Holds Surprises for Season Two
In true "Big Sky" fashion, last fall's No. 1 new series returned to ABC's Summer TCA Virtual Press Conferences with a surprise when fan favorite John Carroll Lynch joined the panel to announce he would be returning for season two.

[08/26/21 - 03:16 PM]
"The Wonder Years" Takes ABC's Comedy Lineup Down Memory Lane with Original Cast Takeover on Wednesday, Oct. 13
The night of nostalgia will kick off with a guest appearance by Dan Lauria (Jack Arnold) on "The Goldbergs," followed by a nod to the iconic theme song originally covered by Joe Cocker in the all-new "The Wonder Years."

[08/26/21 - 02:04 PM]
FOX Sports Unveils 2021 College Football On-Air Roster
Gus Johnson, Joel Klatt and Jenny Taft reunite for the fifth consecutive year to call "Big Noon Saturday," the network's biggest game of the week at 12:00 PM ET.

[08/26/21 - 02:01 PM]
Video: "Schumacher" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Through exclusive interviews and archival footage, this documentary traces an intimate portrait of seven-time Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher.

[08/26/21 - 01:41 PM]
Lights, Camera, Action: "The Conners" Is Going Live! Season Four to Debut with Live Premiere Episode Wednesday, Sept. 22, on ABC
The cast of "The Conners" will perform live for both the East and West Coast broadcasts of the season four premiere episode.

[08/26/21 - 01:35 PM]
Emmy Award Nominee Jon Lovitz Stars in Tubi Summer Original "Tales of a Fifth Grade Robin Hood," as Part of Back-to-School Programming, Premiering Friday, August 27
After a young boy (Chase Brown) in an under-funded school discovers the Vice Principal (Lovitz) is stealing money from fundraisers and lives in a mansion, he and his friends decide to get back that money and put where it belongs: in the classroom.

[08/26/21 - 01:19 PM]
Video: "Dan Brown's The Lost Symbol" - Official Trailer 2 - Peacock Original
The series follows the early adventures of young Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon, who must solve a series of deadly puzzles to save his kidnapped mentor and thwart a chilling global conspiracy.

[08/26/21 - 01:18 PM]
Black Filmmakers Shift Pain to Progress as 8:46 Films Make Television Debut on Monday, August 30
Originally debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival, four new 8:46 Films are the latest installment of P&G's Widen The Screen initiative.

[08/26/21 - 12:56 PM]
The New Season of Top-Rated Syndicated Talk Show "Live with Kelly and Ryan" Begins Monday, Sept. 6
"Live" begins the new season fresh off of wrapping up 2020-2021 as the top syndicated talk show across all key Nielsen measures - Households, Total Viewers and Women 25-54.

[08/26/21 - 12:11 PM]
Video: Peacock Releases All-New "A.P. Bio" Season 4 Spot Featuring Guest Star Joe Manganiello
Season four of the critically acclaimed Peacock Original comedy will launch on Thursday, September 2.

[08/26/21 - 11:54 AM]
BET+ and Tyler Perry Studios' New Scripted Series "All the Queen's Men" Set Inside the Thrilling World of Male Exotic Dancing in Atlanta Premieres Thursday, September 9th Exclusively on BET+
Based on the popular book "Ladies Night," created by actor Christian Keyes, whom also serves as a writer for the series, the one-hour drama centers around the life of Marilyn "Madam" DeVille, played by Eva Marcille.

[08/26/21 - 11:14 AM]
Lifetime Unveils Full Fall Schedule Featuring Top Names All Season Long
As summer comes to an end, Lifetime ensures the fall is full of excitement with new premieres every weekend, starting on Labor Day, with the premiere of "Harry & Meghan: Escaping the Palace."

[08/26/21 - 11:00 AM]
Catch Eight New Episodes of the IMDb TV Original Series "Leverage: Redemption" on October 8
In the brand-new episodes, the Leverage team finds itself up against a rival organization that embodies the system the team works so hard to take down.

[08/26/21 - 10:19 AM]
The 2021 "BET Hip Hop Awards" Returns Tuesday, October 5, from Cobb Energy Center in Atlanta, GA
The official 2021 "BET Hip Hop Awards" nominations, selected by a voting academy of esteemed music industry insiders, performers and presenters are to be announced at a later date.

[08/26/21 - 10:07 AM]
FX Sets Cast for "Under the Banner of Heaven"
Sam Worthington, Denise Gough, Wyatt Russell, Billy Howle, Gil Birmingham, Adelaide Clemens, Rory Culkin, Seth Numrich, Chloe Pirrie, Sandra Seacat and Christopher Heyerdahl will join previously announced leads Andrew Garfield and Daisy Edgar-Jones.

[08/26/21 - 10:07 AM]
Rihanna's "Savage X Fenty Show Vol. 3" Returns Exclusively on Amazon Prime Video Worldwide September 24
The latest installment will stream exclusively on Prime Video in more than 240 countries and territories worldwide beginning Friday, September 24.

[08/26/21 - 10:03 AM]
UFO Docuseries "Unidentified with Demi Lovato," to Stream September 30 on Peacock
The unscripted series follows Lovato and their skeptical best friend Matthew and their sister Dallas, as they search for the truth about the UFO phenomena.

[08/26/21 - 09:53 AM]
Video: "Maradona: Blessed Dream" - Official Trailer - Prime Video Spain
The project is a biography authorized by Diego Armando Maradona himself.

[08/26/21 - 09:31 AM]
"The Circus" Returns to Showtime Sunday, September 19 at 8 PM ET/PT
The acclaimed weekly docu-series, now in its sixth season and nominated this year for two Emmy Awards, is hosted by John Heilemann, Mark McKinnon, Alex Wagner and Jennifer Palmieri.

[08/26/21 - 09:31 AM]
Video: "Chicago Party Aunt" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Chicago Party Aunt Diane is an idolized troublemaker with a talent for avoiding adulthood - and a soft spot for her soul-searching nephew.

[08/26/21 - 09:30 AM]
Nickelodeon Sets Date for New Buddy Comedy Series Starring That Girl Lay Lay, Thursday, Sept. 23, at 7:30 P.M. (ET/PT)
The series follows Lay Lay (Alaya "That Girl Lay Lay" High), an avatar from a personal affirmation app that magically comes to life, and her best friend Sadie (Gabrielle Nevaeh Green) as they navigate life as teenagers and discover who they truly are.

[08/26/21 - 09:04 AM]
ABC Announces the Star-Studded Lineup Taking a Spin for Season Two of "Celebrity Wheel of Fortune"
Anthony Anderson, Laverne Cox, Tori Spelling, Jason Alexander and Tituss Burgess are among the featured contestants.

[08/26/21 - 09:03 AM]
ABC's "Shark Tank" Returns for Its 13th Season with Four New Guest Sharks Diving Into the Tank for the First Time
Emma Grede, CEO and co-founder of Good American and founding partner of SKIMS; Kevin Hart, actor, investor and entrepreneur; Peter Jones, the sole remaining original Dragon on the BBC's "Dragons' Den"; and Nirav Tolia, co-founder of Nextdoor, will appear individually.

[08/26/21 - 09:02 AM]
ABC News and Disney Parks to Produce "The Most Magical Story on Earth: 50 Years of Walt Disney World," A Celebration of Walt Disney World's 50th Anniversary, Airing Friday, Oct. 1, on ABC
Hosted by Disney Legend and moderator of ABC's "The View," Whoopi Goldberg, the two-hour program will feature spectacular visuals and musical performances.

[08/26/21 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Intrusion" - Official Trailer - Netflix
After a deadly home invasion at a couple's new dream house, the traumatized wife searches for answers - and learns the real danger is just beginning.

[08/26/21 - 09:01 AM]
ABC's New Courtroom Comedy, "Judge Steve Harvey" (working title), Is in Session
The judge, the jury and the star of the series, Steve Harvey, will welcome a variety of conflicts and characters to his courtroom - from small claims to big disputes and everything in between.

[08/26/21 - 08:57 AM]
Video: Disney+ Releases New Trailer and Key Art for Pixar Animation Studios' "Dug Days" Premiering September 1
The shorts follow the humorous misadventures of Dug, the lovable dog from Disney and Pixar's Oscar(R)-winning feature film "Up" whose high-tech collar translates his thoughts into speech.

[08/26/21 - 08:42 AM]
It's the Most Revved Up Season Yet! "Jay Leno's Garage" Season 6 Premieres Wednesday, September 22 at 10 PM ET/PT on CNBC
Jay shifts gears this season with superstar friends including Tiffany Haddish, Kelly Clarkson, James Corden, Mark Cuban, Ashton Kutcher, Michael Strahan, Margaret Cho, Trevor Noah, Kevin Bacon, Rick Ross, Ray Liotta, Scott Eastwood, Tim Allen, Sebastian Maniscalco, Offset, Cedric the Entertainer, Sugar Ray Leonard, Jeff Gordon, James Brolin, and more.

[08/26/21 - 08:35 AM]
Jada Pinkett Smith Will Executive Produce Netflix Documentary Series About History's Most Iconic African Queens
Season 1 will cover Cleopatra, one of history's most powerful yet misunderstood women; while Season 2 will cover Njinga, the fearless 17th century warrior queen of Matamba and Ndongo.

[08/26/21 - 08:30 AM]
Robert Irvine Returns with New Season of "Dinner: Impossible"
Back with new episodes of the fan-favorite series, "Dinner: Impossible" combines action-packed culinary missions with heartwarming emotion that has endeared Robert to a new generation of viewers.

[08/26/21 - 08:00 AM]
"The Baby-Sitters Club" Season 2 Premieres Monday, October 11 on Netflix
Based on the best-selling book series by Ann M. Martin, "The Baby-Sitters Club" is a contemporary dramedy that follows the friendship and adventures of seven friends as they start their own babysitting business in Stoneybrook, Connecticut.

[08/26/21 - 07:01 AM]
Video: "The Power of the Dog" - Official Teaser - Netflix
Charismatic rancher Phil Burbank inspires fear and awe in those around him. When his brother brings home a new wife and her son, Phil torments them until he finds himself exposed to the possibility of love.

[08/26/21 - 06:31 AM]
Video: "The Circle" Season 3 - Official Teaser - Netflix
A fresh crew of flirts, fibbers and honest allies join the Circle - and navigate new twists and turns - in hopes of winning this season's cash prize.

[08/26/21 - 05:46 AM]
Prime Video to Launch UK Amazon Original Comedy Series "Backstage with Katherine Ryan"
The star-studded line-up includes: Frankie Boyle, Sara Pascoe, Judi Love, Ivo Graham, Jo Brand, Nish Kumar, Joel Dommett, Rosie Jones, Rob Beckett, Sue Perkins, Tom Allen, Michelle de Swarte, Jimmy Carr, Desiree Burch, Seann Walsh, Nick Mohammed, Sarah Millican, Joanne McNally, Russell Kane, Geoff Norcott, and Darren Harriott.

[08/26/21 - 05:01 AM]
Video: "Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father" Season 5 - Official Trailer - Netflix
Following a year of lockdown, Hilary can't wait for Jack to take Michael away on a last journey, but this time they're staying close to home in the UK.

[08/26/21 - 04:01 AM]
Video: "Sounds Like Love" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Just as Maca's career reaches an inflection point, the enigmatic ex who broke her heart reappears in Madrid and she turns to her friends for support.

[08/26/21 - 02:02 AM]
(Re)Start Your Engines - "Formula 1: Drive to Survive" Will Return in 2022
Netflix confirmed the news on social media this morning.

[08/26/21 - 01:57 AM]
A Second Season of James May's Travelogue Will Film in the U.S. and Launch on Amazon Prime Video Next Year
Following the success of "Our Man in Japan," "James May: Our Man in the USA" will premiere exclusively on Amazon Prime Video in 2022 in over 240 countries and territories.

[08/25/21 - 11:41 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, August 25
Updates include: "The Flash's" season opening stunt to feature various Arrowverse visitors; Jacob Anderson to lead AMC's "Interview with the Vampire"; and "Supergirl" finale to feature trio of alums.

[08/25/21 - 10:31 PM]
Video: "Call My Agent: Bollywood" - Announcement - Aahana Kumra, Ayush Mehra, Rajat Kapoor, Soni Razdan
Calling everyone to let them know that "Call My Agent: Bollywood" is coming soon, only on Netflix.

[08/25/21 - 09:01 PM]
Video: "Bangkok Breaking" - Official Teaser - Netflix
Struggling to earn a living in Bangkok, a man joins an emergency rescue service and realizes he must unravel a citywide conspiracy.

[08/25/21 - 03:11 PM]
BET Continues Its Winning Ratings Streak with Over 2.6 Million Total Viewers Tuning in to the Midseason Finale of "Tyler Perry's Sistas" Season Three and "The Tyler Perry Show: The Sistas After-Show Edition" Last Wednesday Night
BET and Tyler Perry now have the top three scripted series on cable this season with African Americans 18-49.

[08/25/21 - 01:02 PM]
Another Helping of "Cake" - FXX's Weekly Short-Form Showcase Returns Thursday, September 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT
Both the weekly showcase and individual programs will also be available to FX subscribers through FXNOW, and streaming the next day via FX on Hulu.

[08/25/21 - 01:00 PM]
Fox Corporation Makes Strategic Investment in Eluvio and Selects Eluvio as Platform for Blockchain Creative Labs, FOX Entertainment and Bento Box Entertainment's Recently Launched NFT Business
Fox Corporation's investment marks the completion of Eluvio's Series A round at a valuation of $100 million.

[08/25/21 - 01:00 PM]
CBS Partners with the American Red Cross to Put the "Do" in Donation - With a Campaign to Inspire Action in Support of the Organization's Widespread Life-Saving Efforts
Tonight (August 25) on "Big Brother," a special segment will involve the Houseguests working together in support of the Red Cross.

[08/25/21 - 12:47 PM]
Blood Is Thicker... and Deadlier Than Water in the Latest HLN Original Series "Vengeance: Killer Families", Premiering Sunday, September 12 @ 9PM ET/PT
This edition explores the shocking revelations of parents, children, in-laws, and other close relatives who murder members of their own family.

[08/25/21 - 12:15 PM]
Season Three of "Tamron Hall" Will Premiere Monday, Sept. 6
The first weeks of season three are packed with can't-miss conversations you will only see on "Tamron Hall," premiering with two hotly debated school topics: kids wearing masks and the teaching of critical race theory.







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[12/06/21 - 01:08 PM]
Performers and Presenters Announced for the 2021 "People's Choice Awards" Tomorrow, December 7 at 9:00PM ET/PT
The 2021 "People's Choice Awards" will air simultaneously on both NBC and E! on Tuesday, December 7 at 9pm ET/PT from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, CA.

[12/06/21 - 12:15 PM]
All Seasons of "The Office" Coming to Freeform, Saturday, Jan. 1, 2022
To celebrate this new addition, Freeform will air two marathons over New Year's weekend, starting with a countdown of the 30 Best Episodes, as determined by fans and multiple publications, on Saturday, January 1, from 1 p.m.-12 a.m EST/PST.

[12/06/21 - 12:01 PM]
Video: "Punk'd" Season 2 - Official Trailer - The Roku Channel
New season, no shame. Chance the Rapper is back pulling the strings to prank his celebrity friends.

[12/06/21 - 11:35 AM]
"Ken and Barbie Killers: The Lost Murder Tapes" Follows Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka on a Chilling Crime Spree, Captured on Video
ID will air the shocking story over back-to-back nights on Sunday, December 12 and Monday, December 13 beginning at 9/8c, and viewers can binge the entire four-part series on discovery+.

[12/06/21 - 11:13 AM]
E! Saddles Up with New Series "Relatively Famous: Ranch Rules" Premiering Wednesday, January 12 at 9:00PM ET/PT
A special sneak peek of the premiere episode will air on Tuesday, December 7 at 11:00pm ET/PT immediately following the "People's Choice Awards" on E!.

[12/06/21 - 11:01 AM]
Video: "The Fungies" - New Episodes - HBO Max Family
Seth is back! Watch Seth and his fungitown family take on tons of exciting adventures.

[12/06/21 - 10:01 AM]
All-New Special "TMZ's Merry Elfin' Christmas: Bye, Bye 2021!" Premieres Thursday, December 23 at 9/8c on FOX
Joel McHale, Howie Mandel, WWE Champ Becky Lynch, Nene Leakes, and Chrishell Stause are among the featured guests.

[12/06/21 - 09:31 AM]
Video: "MacGruber" - Official Trailer - Peacock Original
After rotting in prison for over a decade, America's ultimate hero and uber patriot MacGruber (Will Forte) is finally released.

[12/06/21 - 09:20 AM]
Television Nominations Announced for the 27th Annual Critics Choice Awards
The winners will be revealed at the star-studded Critics Choice Awards gala, which will broadcast LIVE on The CW and TBS on Sunday, January 9 from 7:00 - 10:00 pm ET (delayed PT).

[12/06/21 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "The Matrix Resurrections" - Official Trailer 2 - HBO Max
"The Matrix Resurrections" will be available on December 22 in theaters and on HBO Max, streaming only on the Ad-Free plan in the US for 31 days from its theatrical release.

[12/06/21 - 09:00 AM]
FX Evolves Into Multiplatform Global Programming Brand for Both Linear and Streaming
Additionally, beginning this month, Hulu subscribers will see a shift in "FX on Hulu" branding within the platform and will now find their favorite FX programming, including next day shows from FX linear channels and exclusive original programming, in the new "FX" hub.

[12/06/21 - 08:08 AM]
HGTV's "White House Christmas 2021" Set to Air on Sunday, Dec. 12, at 6 pm ET/PT
During the special, which also will be available to stream on discovery+, First Lady Jill Biden will lead host Genevieve Gorder on a room by room tour of the White House as staff and volunteers bring the holiday spirit to life.

[12/06/21 - 08:02 AM]
Netflix Is A Joke: The Festival Announces Initial Lineup for 2022 Festival
Produced by Netflix in association with Live Nation, the 11-day comedy fest in Los Angeles will feature over 130 artists.

[12/06/21 - 08:01 AM]
An Extraordinary Group of Renowned Artists Salutes This Year's Honorees in "The 44th Annual Kennedy Center Honors," Wednesday, Dec. 22 on CBS
This year's honorees include Lorne Michaels, Bette Midler, Justino Díaz, Joni Mitchell and Berry Gordy.

[12/06/21 - 03:01 AM]
Video: "Munich - The Edge of War" - Official Trailer - Netflix
In select theaters December and on Netflix January 21.