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    [tuesday, november 24, 2020]    
12:01 AM HULU teacher, a: episode 5 (#105)
3:01 AM NETFLIX dragons: rescue riders: huttsgalor holiday: one-off special
[special presentation]
  NETFLIX netflix feature film special: hillbilly elegy
[special presentation]
  NETFLIX netflix feature film special: notes for my son (el cuaderno de tomy)
[special presentation]
  SHUDDER shudder feature film special: porno
[special presentation]
  NETFLIX wonderoos: season 1
[series premiere]
6:30 AM OVATION ovation special: inca, the: masters of the cloud - foundations (0101BA)
12:00 PM FACEBOOK returning the favor: barney's thanksgiving day parade
8:00 PM BYUtv all-round champion: curling (#209)
  ABC bachelorette, the: episode 1607 (#1607)
  HALLMARK christmas tree grows in colorado, a: countdown to christmas
[original telefilm]
  OWN haves and the have nots, the: the long game (#801)
[8th season premiere]
  VH1 hollywood exes: reunited
[90-minute special presentation]
  AXS TV impact wrestling: 112420 (#2048)
  NGC life below zero: bad bones (#1411)
  DISCOVERY moonshiners: hard times make the best shine (#1001-120)
[two-hour 10th season premiere]
  CBS ncis: everything starts somewhere (#404)
[400th episode]
  MTV teen mom 2: remote control (#21012)
  NBC voice, the: the knockouts part 3 (#1911)
9:00 PM FOOD chopped: comfort food feud: mac and cheese (#4902)
  HISTORY curse of oak island, the: if the ox shoes fit (#803)
  CBS fbi: unreasonable doubt (#FBI302)
  HGTV fixer to fabulous: family house with history (#205)
  MOTORTREND garage squad: running down a dream (#707)
  ID homicide city: buried secrets (#310)
[3rd season finale]
  SHOWTIME inside the nfl: 2020 week 11 (#4212)
  TLC my big fat fabulous life: slipping through my fingers (#716)
  FOX next: file #5 (NEX-105)
  PBS pbs special: rise of the nazis "night of the long knives" (#103)
  NGC primal survivor: masters of fire
  REELZ reelz special: jennifer aniston: more than friends
[one-hour special presentation]
  MTV teen mom 2: not so normal times (#21013)
[new episode - special time]
10:00 PM HISTORY beyond oak island: wild west gold (#102)
  MOTORTREND chasing classic cars: great godsal! (#1605)
  CMT dallas cowboys cheerleaders: making the team: like no other (#1501)
[15th season premiere]
  ID dead silent: the torture chamber (#405)
  BRAVO don't be tardy‚Ķ: crystals, caves and kim (#808-60)
  CBS fbi: most wanted: execute (#MW201)
  PBS frontline: the american boy who survived isis (#3612)
  HBO hbo special: real sports with bryant gumbel
[one-hour special presentation]
  VICE i was a teenage felon: the fixer (#108)
  AXS TV impact in 60: best of lockdown (#126)
  NGC primal survivor: extreme tribal food
  COMEDY tosh.0: episode 1210 (#1210)
[series finale]
  NBC transplant: collapse (#110)
  TLC welcome to plathville: you can't stop the girl (#203)
10:01 PM ABC big sky: nowhere to run (#102)
10:30 PM TBS misery index, the: it messes with your head! (#215)
11:00 PM HGTV house hunters: putting out fires in knoxville (#19602)
11:30 PM HGTV house hunters international: embattled in essex, uk (#15704)
  E! nightly pop: 112420

[status] [# of series]
· canceled/ended (2019-2020 season) 289 series
· on hiatus or fate to be determined 1904 series
· currently airing (fall 2020) 366 series
· new this fall (yet to premiere) 21 series
· returning this fall (yet to premiere) 13 series
· new this winter (yet to premiere) 79 series
· returning this winter (yet to premiere) 109 series
· new this spring (yet to premiere) 4 series
· returning this spring (yet to premiere) 3 series
· new in 2020/2021 (date TBA) 182 series
· returning in 2020/2021 (date TBA) 394 series
· canceled/ended (2018-2019 season) 753 series

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Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Night with "Sunday Night Football"
The network cruises to another victory in total viewers and adults 18-49.

[11/23/20 - 03:20 PM]
"Dateline NBC" Wins November Sweep Period
NBC spins the numbers for the November sweeps period.

[11/23/20 - 03:20 PM]
For the First Time in 5 Years, "20/20" Is Friday's No. 1 Newsmagazine During November 2020 Sweep in Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54
ABC spins the numbers for the November sweeps period.

[11/23/20 - 02:27 PM]
Have a Holly Jolly Season with CBS' Holiday Specials!
The Eye recaps its holiday offerings in the upcoming weeks.

[11/23/20 - 01:01 PM]
"Resident Alien" - New Dramedy Starring Alan Tudyk Premieres Wednesday, January 27 at 10pm ET/PT on Syfy
Based on the Dark Horse comic, the series follows Harry, an alien played by Alan Tudyk that crash lands on Earth and passes himself off as a small-town human doctor.

[11/23/20 - 12:06 PM]
John Barrowman Is Set to Return for the "Doctor Who" Holiday Special on BBC America
In the upcoming special titled "Revolution of the Daleks," Captain Jack will be on hand to help the fam as they discover a disturbing plan forming involving one of the Doctor's most feared and dangerous enemies, the Daleks.

[11/23/20 - 12:00 PM]
TLC's "7 Little Johnstons" Returns with a Season of Love on Tuesday, December 29 at 8PM ET/PT
After each new episode, viewers can get a behind-the-scenes look with the new digital original series "Inside the Episodes," in which the Johnstons dish on all of the moments the cameras didn't capture.

[11/23/20 - 10:00 AM]
FOX and Its Free Streaming Platform, Tubi, to Jointly Encore Season One of Critically Acclaimed Comedy "The Moodys," Starring Denis Leary and Elizabeth Perkins
FOX will air the program's first two episodes on Sunday, December 20, from 8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT.

[11/23/20 - 09:59 AM]
HBO's "The Art of Political Murder," A Real-Life Political Thriller About the Investigation Into the Murder of Guatemalan Bishop Juan Gerardi, Debuts December 16
The film, executive produced by George Clooney and Grant Heslov, tells the story of the 1998 murder of Guatemalan human rights activist Bishop Juan Gerardi, which stunned a country ravaged by decades of political violence, and the fight for justice that ensued.

[11/23/20 - 09:02 AM]
MTV Greenlights "Deliciousness" Hosted by Tiffani Thiessen with Panel of Foodies Including Angela Kinsey, Kel Mitchell and Tim Chantarangsu
The "Ridiculousness" spin-off will kick off with a one week holiday-themed special event from December 14 to December 18 at 7:00/6:00c.

[11/23/20 - 09:01 AM]
All Seems Lost, But the War Rages on - "Transformers: War for Cybertron - Earthrise" Debuts December 30
Netflix confirmed the news on social media this morning.

[11/23/20 - 08:19 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Night with "Sunday Night Football"
The network cruises to another victory in total viewers and adults 18-49.

[11/23/20 - 08:02 AM]
A Record-Setting 62 Million Households Chose to Watch "The Queen's Gambit" in Its First 28 Days
Said numbers make it Netflix's biggest scripted limited series to date.

[11/23/20 - 08:00 AM]
HBO Special Event "Between the World and Me" Available to Stream for Free on HBOMax.com Beginning November 25
Additionally, HBO's "Between the World and Me Podcast," co-produced by Spoke Media and Domino Sound, will be available on all major podcast platforms.

[11/23/20 - 08:00 AM]
Enjoy the Holidays at Home with "CMA Country Christmas" Airing Monday, Nov. 30, on ABC
This year's event will feature performances by Kelsea Ballerini, Gabby Barrett, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Lady A, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, Thomas Rhett, and Darius Rucker with Lindsey Stirling.

[11/23/20 - 07:18 AM]
Crackle Launches Exclusive Documentary Film, "A Reindeer's Journey," Available for Free on Crackle December 1
Narrated by Donald Sutherland and directed by Guillaume Maidatchevsky, the film focuses on Ailo, a newborn reindeer who embarks on an incredible odyssey with the help of his mother.