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    [wednesday, february 24, 2021]    
3:01 AM NETFLIX age of samurai: battle for japan: season 1 (#101-106)
[series premiere]
  DISCOVERY+ american detective with lt. joe kenda: lights out (#110)
[1st season finale]
  NETFLIX canine intervention: season 1 (#101-106)
[series premiere]
  DISCOVERY+ design star: next gen: welcome to the hub (#101)
[series premiere]
  DISCOVERY+ discovery+ special: a tale of two fridges
[special presentation]
  MOTORTREND.COM faster with finnegan: 4. drag race mustang vs. andrade’s malibu! (#204)
  NETFLIX ginny & georgia: season 1 (#101-110)
[series premiere]
  NETFLIX hello, me!: episode 3 (#103)
  DISCOVERY+ one week to sell: love lack to love shack (#106)
  DISCOVERY+ see no evil: headlights and fire (#704)
  NETFLIX sisyphus: episode 3 (#103)
  DISCOVERY+ undercover billionaire: turning points (#207)
5:30 AM OVATION fashion forward: episode 105 (0105AA)
4:00 PM GSN master minds: trivia, smarts & fortune tellers (#254)
4:30 PM NICK alvinnn!!! and the chipmunks: unboxing day/dave's pavilion (#502)
  GSN get a clue: down south (#238)
5:00 PM GSN chain reaction (reboot series): the teachers vs. the princi-pals (#103)
  NICK tooned in: time for more slime! camryn v dylan v nicholas (#117)
6:00 PM GSN people puzzler: on the money (#128)
7:00 PM NBCSN nhl special: n.y. rangers at philadelphia
7:30 PM LIFETIME married at first sight: unfiltered: poker face (#1206)
  ESPN nba special: toronto raptors at miami heat
8:00 PM TNT aew: dynamite: 022421 (#222)
  MTV challenge, the: double agents: an inconvenient goof (#3611-90)
  CNBC cnbc special: the path forward: small business
[one-hour special presentation]
  ABC goldbergs, the: the lasagna you deserve (#812)
  LIFETIME married at first sight: how do you know if you're in love? (#1207-120)
  TLC my 600-lb life: michael's journey (#909-120)
  BYUtv my perfect family: kim (#108)
  FOX name that tune: episode 7 / episode 8 (NTU-107/108)
[back-to-back new episodes - special time]
  The CW riverdale: chapter eighty-two: back to school (#506)
  CBS tough as nails: the roller (#TAN203)
  USA wwe nxt: 022421 (#445)
8:30 PM ABC american housewife: getting frank with the ottos (#509)
9:00 PM MOTORTREND bitchin' rides: the convertible c10 (#714)
[7th season finale]
  ABC conners, the: panic attacks, hardware store and big mouth billy bass (#311)
  A&E court cam: episode 319 (#319)
  BYUtv fixers, the: comea, cheyenne (#209)
  HISTORY forged in fire: russian special forces spetsnaz (#811)
  FOOD guy's grocery games: delivery: guilty pleasures (#2602)
  COOKING man's greatest food: fully loaded (#409)
  The CW nancy drew: the riddle of the broken doll (#206)
  PBS nova: looking for life on mars (#4802)
  BRAVO real housewives of new jersey, the: licked up and down (#1102)
  BET sistas: addicted (#217)
  NGC to catch a smuggler: stash house takedown (#206)
9:30 PM ABC call your mother: sunday dinner (#106)
  A&E court cam: episode 315 (#315)
  NBCSN nhl special: los angeles at st. louis
10:00 PM TRAVEL beyond the unknown: nevada triangle, titanic baker and lift like an egyptian (#319)
  PBS europe's new wild: europe's amazon (#104)
  FOOD food network special: save the leftovers - a tale of two fridges (#101)
[one-hour special presentation]
  ABC for life: andy josiah (#210)
[2nd season finale]
  FREEFORM good trouble: arraignment day (#3002)
  HGTV house hunters international: life's a peninsula in australia (#16008)
  A&E i survived a crime: episode 103 (#103)
  NGC narco wars: inside the cartel - the battle for the border (#111)
  ESPN nba special: los angeles lakers at utah jazz
  BRAVO real housewives of salt lake city, the: reunion part 3 (#116)
[one-hour special presentation]
  SYFY resident alien: love language (#105)
  MOTORTREND restoration garage: more than a defender (#705)
  FX snowfall: re-entry / weight (#401/402)
[4th season premiere]
10:03 PM LIFETIME marrying millions: engagements and ultimatums (#215)
10:30 PM HGTV house hunters: a tale of two agents in texas (#19206)
  A&E i survived a crime: episode 104 (#104)
11:00 PM TBS conan: ted danson
  COMEDY daily show with trevor noah, the: tba
  VICE vice news tonight: wednesday, february 24, 2021 (#5029)
  BRAVO watch what happens live with andy cohen: melissa gorga & chloë grace moretz (#18038)
11:30 PM E! nightly pop: 022421

[status] [# of series]
· canceled/ended (2020-2021 season) 114 series
· on hiatus or fate to be determined 1873 series
· currently airing (winter 2021) 427 series
· new this winter (yet to premiere) 7 series
· returning this winter (yet to premiere) 6 series
· new this spring (yet to premiere) 101 series
· returning this spring (yet to premiere) 112 series
· new this summer (yet to premiere) 15 series
· returning this summer (yet to premiere) 17 series
· new in 2021/2022 (date TBA) 211 series
· returning in 2021/2022 (date TBA) 378 series
· canceled/ended (2019-2020 season) 272 series

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Friday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, CBS & FOX Share Demo Honors
The Eye however remains the night's most-watched broadcaster overall.

[02/24/21 - 04:47 PM]
ViacomCBS Unveils Comprehensive Streaming Strategy and Expansive Slate of Originals Headed to Paramount+
Paramount+ will feature a powerful combination of live sports, breaking news and a mountain of entertainment from ViacomCBS' portfolio of world-renowned brands and production studios, including BET, CBS, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Pictures and the Smithsonian Channel.

[02/24/21 - 03:21 PM]
Showtime(R) Announces "Ray Donovan" Feature-Length Film
Star Liev Schreiber will return in his Emmy(R) and Golden Globe(R) nominated role and co-write the script along with series showrunner David Hollander, who will also serve as director.

[02/24/21 - 03:05 PM]
Showtime(R) Drama Series "Halo" to Launch Exclusively on Paramount+
Currently in production in Budapest, the series is set to premiere on Paramount+ in early 2022.

[02/24/21 - 03:04 PM]
Kelsey Grammer to Reprise His Role as Dr. Frasier Crane in "Frasier" for Paramount+
Grammer will executive produce along with writers Chris Harris and Joe Cristalli, and Grammnet Productions Tom Russo and Jordan McMahon.

[02/24/21 - 03:02 PM]
Highly Anticipated Seventh and Final Season of Darren Star's "Younger" to Premiere on Paramount+
The beloved MTV Entertainment Studios comedy will come to a close with the final 12 episodes available at a soon-to-be-announced date on the ViacomCBS streaming platform.

[02/24/21 - 03:01 PM]
Nickelodeon's All-New Animated "Rugrats" Reunites Members of the Original Voice Cast to Reprise Roles
Produced by Nickelodeon Animation Studio, the series is set to debut this spring on Paramount+, the highly anticipated streaming service from ViacomCBS.

[02/24/21 - 03:00 PM]
Nickelodeon Establishes Avatar Studios, Brand-New Content Division Devoted to Expanding the World of "Avatar: Last Airbender" and "The Legend of Korra"
The first project from Avatar Studios is slated as an animated theatrical film set to begin production this year.

[02/24/21 - 02:55 PM]
Paramount+ Is the Home of the Star Trek Universe
All-new animated kids' series "Star Trek: Prodigy" will join "Star Trek: Discovery," "Star Trek: Picard," the animated series "Star Trek: Lower Decks" and the upcoming "Star Trek: Strange New Worlds" on the streamer.

[02/24/21 - 02:43 PM]
"60 Minutes+," A New Streaming Version of the Sunday Classic, Debuts on Paramount+
Jonathan Blakely has been named the news program's executive producer and its content will originate from the production team in New York.

[02/24/21 - 12:01 PM]
Video: Trailer Debut - Hulu's "Solar Opposites" Season Two
The series returns with eight all-new episodes Friday, March 26, only on Hulu.

[02/24/21 - 11:25 AM]
Video: OWN Releases Official Trailer & Key Art for New Drama "Delilah," Premiering on Tuesday, March 9
Maahra Hill stars as Delilah Connolly, a headstrong, highly principled lawyer living in Charlotte, North Carolina.

[02/24/21 - 11:02 AM]
"America's Got Talent" Judges Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara to Return for Season 16 Set to Air This Summer on NBC
To celebrate the return of America's favorite judging panel, "AGT" will be hosting one final nationwide "Last Chance Audition" for the upcoming season on Saturday, March 6.

[02/24/21 - 11:02 AM]
A&E's Emmy Award-Winning Docuseries "Intervention" Returns This March for a New Season Highlighting Addiction in Las Vegas Alongside an All-New Season of "Hoarders"
Debuting with a two-hour premiere on Monday, March 15, "Intervention" continues to provide an unfiltered look at the devastation caused by addiction in a new season based in Nevada's notorious Sin City.

[02/24/21 - 11:00 AM]
The CW Network Sets Spring 2021 Premiere Dates
Newly announced premieres include "Kung Fu" and "The Republic of Sarah" as well as the return of "DC's Legends of Tomorrow," "Dynasty" and "In The Dark."

[02/24/21 - 09:30 AM]
Disney+ Announces Premiere Dates for New Series "Big Shot," "Star Wars: The Bad Batch," Marvel Studios' "Loki," "The Mysterious Benedict Society," "Monsters at Work," "Chip 'N' Dale: Park Life," and "Turner & Hooch"
Also on tap are new seasons of "High School Musical: The Musical: The Series" and "Zenimation" as well as the previously announced launches of "The Falcon and The Winter Soldier" and "The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers."