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[07/02/18 - 11:41 PM]
Development Update: Monday, July 2
Updates include: HBO orders Fred Armisen's Spanish-language comedy pilot to series; FOX's "Last Man Standing" to recast two roles; and cast options on "Timeless" expire as no new home is found.

[07/02/18 - 04:05 PM]
Netflix Announces New Drama Series "Mixtape"
The romantic musical drama, originally shot for FOX, looks at the love stories connecting a diverse, disparate group of people in contemporary Los Angeles through the music that lives inside their hearts and minds.

[07/02/18 - 02:51 PM]
True Crime Fans Can Catch a Special Full Episode of TV One's New Series "ATL Homicide" Before the Premiere Available Now Exclusively on Demand and the TV One App
Premiering on Monday, July 9, the compelling true crime series will drop viewers smack dab in the middle of real-life murder investigations with heavy recreation and narration from the detectives themselves.

[07/02/18 - 01:00 PM]
CBS Television Studios Presents an All-Star Lineup at Comic-Con(R) 2018 with New and Fan-Favorite Series
"Charmed," "Tell Me a Story," "Magnum PI" and "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" will join the previously announced "Star Trek: Discovery."

[07/02/18 - 12:14 PM]
"Bill Maher: Live from Oklahoma," His 11th Stand-Up Special on the Network, Debuts July 7 on HBO
Bill Maher headlined his first special on the network in 1989 and has starred in ten HBO solo specials to date.

[07/02/18 - 11:44 AM]
"Southern and Hungry" Returns to Celebrate the Food and People of the South on Monday, July 30th at 9PM ET/6PM PT on Cooking Channel
In the eight-episode return of their series, food expert Damaris Phillips and NASCAR personality Rutledge Wood take a road trip through the region stopping at beloved food spots that represent the tradition and innovation of the South.

[07/02/18 - 11:38 AM]
The Series Premiere of "TKO: Total Knock Out" Hosted by Kevin Hart Moves to a New Special Time: 9:00-10:00 PM on Wednesday, July 11
New episodes of "Big Brother" and "Code Black" will now bookend the premiere.

[07/02/18 - 11:01 AM]
Red Alert! "Star Trek: Discovery" Beams Into Comic-Con
Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones, Shazad Latif, Mary Wiseman, Anthony Rapp, Mary Chieffo, Wilson Cruz, Anson Mount are all scheduled to appear.

[07/02/18 - 10:37 AM]
Video: Official Trailer Revealed for TNT's "I Am the Night"
Chris Pine stars in the limited series, formerly known as "One Day She'll Darken."

[07/02/18 - 10:34 AM]
"Conan" Announces Guest Lineup for Week of Shows During Comic-Con(R) International
Shows will be taped at San Diego's historic Spreckels Theatre on Wednesday, July 18 - Saturday, July 21.

[07/02/18 - 10:07 AM]
"Random Acts of Flyness," A Subversive Look at Contemporary American Life from Artist Terence Nance, Debuts Aug. 3 on HBO
A fluid, stream-of-conscious response to the contemporary American mediascape, each episode features a handful of interconnected vignettes, showcasing an ensemble cast of emerging and established talent.

[07/02/18 - 10:05 AM]
TNT Renews Juggernaut Dramas "Animal Kingdom" and "Claws"
Both shows defy industry trends where the typical returning series is down double-digits.

[07/02/18 - 10:01 AM]
NBC's "Macy's 4th of July Fireworks(R) Spectacular" Adds American Authors and Brandon Victor Dixon to Star-Studded Lineup
They join the previously announced acts, including Kelly Clarkson, Ricky Martin, Blake Shelton and Keith Urban, whose performance will feature hitmaker Julia Michaels for a song during his set.

[07/02/18 - 10:00 AM]
CBS Announces Two New True-Crime Series to Premiere July 2018
"Whistleblower" (Friday, July 13) and "Pink Collar Crimes" (Saturday, July 28) are on tap in the coming weeks.

[07/02/18 - 09:08 AM]
E!'s New Fashion Week Exclusive Docu-Series "Model Squad" Hits the Runway Beginning Tuesday, September 4 at 8PM ET/PT
Launching in conjunction with the start of New York Fashion Week, viewers will get an exclusive look behind the runway with a two-week premiere event.

[07/02/18 - 09:05 AM]
Travis Pastrana to Honor the Legend of Evel Knievel and Attempt to Surpass Three of His Most Iconic Feats Live from Las Vegas During History's 3-Hour Event, "Evel Live"
Pastrana will first look to surpass Knievel's 50 crushed car record as well as his 14 bus record by jumping 16 Greyhound buses.

[07/02/18 - 09:03 AM]
Nickelodeon Greenlights "Los Casagrandes," Original Animated Spinoff of Hit Series "The Loud House"
"Los Casagrandes" follows Lincoln Loud's friend Ronnie Anne and her extended family, the Casagrandes, living together in the big city and exploring the endless possibilities urban life has to offer.

[07/02/18 - 08:53 AM]
Guy Fieri Returns to Top "Diners, Drive-ins and Dives" Locations on New Food Network Series "Triple D Nation"
On this all-new spin on "DDD," Guy checks in on some of the most memorable joints he has previously visited to see how they have been doing, and to get a taste of some of the new and classic recipes they are dishing out.

[07/02/18 - 08:31 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Repeats Hold Off Demo Competition
The Alphabet tops the night among adults 18-49 while CBS is the most-watched broadcaster.

[07/02/18 - 08:20 AM]
Nine Modern Day Warriors Embark on a Unique Survival Test to Prove They Can Endure Discovery's "Ultimate Ninja Challenge"
In Discovery's all-new series, eight grueling missions created by Jinichi Kawakami, the last known Ninja, will push each warrior's body, mind, and spirit to their breaking points.

[07/02/18 - 08:00 AM]
CBS All Access' Latest Original Series, "One Dollar," to Premiere on Thursday, August 30
New episodes of the 10-episode first season will be available on demand weekly on Thursdays exclusively for CBS All Access subscribers.

[07/02/18 - 07:13 AM]
MTV's "Catfish: Trolls" to Premiere Wednesday, July 18th at 10PM ET/PT
Host and executive producer Charlamagne Tha God, and his co-host, social media entrepreneur Raymond Braun, will confront the issue head-on and bring subjects face-to-face with their aggressors for the first time.

[07/02/18 - 06:04 AM]
TBS' "The Last O.G." Does Good With the Network's Largest "Pro-Social" Campaign for a Scripted Series
The network's newest original became 2018's #1 cable comedy show among all cable comedies this year, reaching a multiplatform audience of more than 42 million viewers across TBS' linear, digital, mobile and on-demand platforms.

[07/02/18 - 02:20 AM]
"Quicksand" - A Netflix Original Series Starring Hanna Ardehn, William Spetz, Felix Sandman, David Dencik, Reuben Sallmander, Anna Bjork, Evin Ahmad and Christopher Wollter
The project is based on the best-selling novel by Malin Persson Giolito which has been published in 29 countries and was voted best Nordic Crime Novel of the year in 2017.

[07/01/18 - 08:42 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, MLB Top Charts in Viewers, Demos
Weekly baseball coverage from FOX Sports leads the evening in both categories.

[06/30/18 - 08:33 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Demos; CBS Leads Total Viewers
"Dateline NBC" and a repeat "Blue Bloods" lead their respective networks in said categories.

[06/29/18 - 11:05 PM]
Development Update: Friday, June 29
Updates include: NBC's "Champions," Freeform's "Famous in Love" and History's "Six" all get the ax; James Duff signs onto "Star Trek: Discovery"; and HBO's "Watchmen" pilot continues to add cast.

[06/29/18 - 06:01 PM]
Meet the Cast of "Coisa Mais Linda," New Brazilian Original Series Set in the 50s
The seven episodes series commenced principal photography this week in Brazil.

[06/29/18 - 04:07 PM]
NBC to Wrap "Running Wild with Bear Grylls" Season on Sunday Nights
Following this Monday's episode (Scott Eastwood), look for the concluding installments on Sunday, July 8 (Roger Federer) and July 15 (Uzo Aduba) at 7:00/6:00c.

[06/29/18 - 01:08 PM]
Iko Uwais Joins New Sci-Fi Crime Drama "Wu Assassins," Coming Soon to Netflix
The series stars Iko Uwais as Kai Jin, an aspiring chef who becomes the latest and last Wu Assassin, chosen to round up the powers of an ancient triad and restore balance once again.

[06/29/18 - 11:16 AM]
IFC's "Stan Against Evil" Returning to Comic-Con International: San Diego
The panel, confirmed for Saturday July 21, will feature stars John C. McGinley, Janet Varney, Deborah Baker, Jr., Nate Mooney and executive producer Dana Gould.

[06/29/18 - 10:05 AM]
E!'s "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" Tackles a Baby Boom, Social Advocacy and Family Feuds as New Season Premieres on Sunday, August 5 at 9 PM ET/PT
This season the ever-growing Kardashian family faces some of their toughest challenges yet.

[06/29/18 - 09:02 AM]
Showtime(R) to Premiere Documentary "Jeff Lynne's Elo: Wembley or Bust" on Friday, July 27 at 9 PM ET/PT
Celebrating Lynne's enduring and ongoing musical legacy, director Paul Dugdale documents Lynne's ELO performance in England's famed Wembley Stadium in front of a sold-out crowd of 60,000 fans.

[06/29/18 - 08:17 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: "Big Brother" Sparks Another CBS Victory
The Eye tops the evening with night two of its summer mainstay.

[06/29/18 - 07:01 AM]
Video: Trailer Debut - "Father of the Year" Starring David Spade
Nat Faxon, Joey Bragg, Matt Shively and Bridgit Mendler also star in the Netflix film.

[06/29/18 - 06:00 AM]
Video: Starz Releases Official Trailer for New Original Series "America to Me" Set to Debut August 26 at 9 PM ET/PT
The series follows students, teachers and administrators in suburban Chicago's Oak Park and River Forest High School over the course of a year.

[06/28/18 - 11:51 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, June 28
Updates include: FOX shutters freshman comedy "Ghosted"; Danny McBride, John Goodman to lead HBO's "The Righteous Gemstones"; and Amazon orders three young adult projects to pilot.

[06/28/18 - 02:56 PM]
YouTube Orders New Comedy "Weird City" from Jordan Peele and Charlie Sanders
The series is an anthology set in the not-too-distant future metropolis of Weird.

[06/28/18 - 02:04 PM]
"Jersey Shore Family Vacation" Returns This August
Cable's #1 series in 18-49 brings the housemates back to where it all began, New Jersey, and takes them on a vacation to Las Vegas for more fist pumping and grand antics.

[06/28/18 - 01:34 PM]
TLC Announces "90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After?" Goes Live for the First Time and New Season of "90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days"
The action packed night begins with the continuation of "90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After?" and some of the most jaw-dropping moments in franchise history.

[06/28/18 - 01:24 PM]
A Serial Killer's Rage Strangles a City in Investigation Discovery's "Bad Henry"
Look for the two-hour special on Tuesday, July 24 at 9:00/8:00c.

[06/28/18 - 01:00 PM]
Keegan-Michael Key Joining Eddie Murphy in Netflix's "Dolemite Is My Name!"
Wesley Snipe, Mike Epps, Craig Robinson, Tituss Burgess and Da'Vine Joy Randolph also star in the Rudy Ray Moore biopic.

[06/28/18 - 12:32 PM]
Showtime(R) Brings Its Hit Drama "The Chi" and Hot New Comedy "Black Monday" to 2018 Essence Festival(R)
Regina Hall returns to the Festival after the success of "Girls Trip" to debut the first footage from the highly anticipated new Showtime comedy series.

[06/28/18 - 12:22 PM]
"The Purge" Is Coming to the Small Screen This September 4 on USA
Film creator James DeMonaco serves as writer and executive producer, while a host of familiar talent also contributes.

[06/28/18 - 12:04 PM]
Junked Wrecks Turn Into Cold Hard Cash an All New Season of "Junkyard Empire"
In every episode, the hunt is on for big, washed up metal-cars, motorcycles, buses and heavy equipment-from police impounds, private auctions, dealers, random driveways or old lots.

[06/28/18 - 12:01 PM]
Netflix to Adapt "Midnight's Children" Into Global Original Series
Based on Sir Salman Rushdie's book, the project follows the life of Saleem Sinai, born on the stroke of midnight on August 15, 1947, the time of India's independence.

[06/28/18 - 12:01 PM]
Go Team Venture! Season Seven of "The Venture Bros." Returns August 5th on Adult Swim
Each half-hour action-packed episode is based on the true-life escapades of America's favorite family of super scientists and the inescapable agents of their downfall.

[06/28/18 - 11:35 AM]
Roasters Announced: Edward Norton, Cybill Shepherd, Kevin Pollak, Dom Irrera, Nikki Glaser, Lil Rel Howery and Jeff Ross to Join Roast Master Joseph Gordon-Levitt for the "Roast of Bruce Willis"
The event (#BruceWillisRoast) will tape at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles on Saturday, July 14 and will premiere on Sunday, July 29 on Comedy Central.

[06/28/18 - 11:17 AM]
Bravo Media's "The Real Housewives of Dallas" Returns for Season Three on Wednesday, August 15 at 9 PM ET/PT
Returning housewives, Cary Deuber, Stephanie Hollman, LeeAnne Locken, Brandi Redmond, D'Andra Simmons and Kameron Westcott, jump back in the saddle for another wild season filled with new beginnings, unlikely friendships, acrimonious accusations and lots of horsing around.

[06/28/18 - 11:09 AM]
Ismael Cruz Cordova Joins EPIX(R) Spy Drama "Berlin Station"
The series, which also welcomed new showrunner Jason Horwitch this season, is slated to return to EPIX later this year.







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[11/16/18 - 10:02 AM]
Video: Showtime Debuts New Trailer for "SMILF" Season Two
The Frankie Shaw-led comedy returns Sunday, January 20 at 10:30/9:30c on the pay channel.

[11/16/18 - 10:00 AM]
Writer/Producer Eric Friedman Signs Overall Deal That Extends His Successful Tenure with Disney Channel
Most recently, Friedman was executive producer and showrunner of "Bizaardvark," which has wrapped production after three seasons.

[11/16/18 - 09:10 AM]
FOX Sports Reigns Supreme in Most Important Metric in All of Television: Live Sports Event Viewing
FOX Sports further spins the numbers for the year to date.

[11/16/18 - 09:00 AM]
CBS Series Score Postseason Football Spotlights
Look for a special episode of "Magnum P.I." following the AFC Championship Game on Sunday, January 20.

[11/16/18 - 08:21 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, "Thursday Night Football" Continue Reign
The network leads the night among total viewers and adults 18-49.

[11/16/18 - 08:02 AM]
Netflix to Produce Animated Feature Film "Escape from Hat" from Academy Award Nominated Director Mark Osborne
Production will commence this month in New York for an expected 2022 release.

[11/16/18 - 04:56 AM]
Animal Planet and Coyote Peterson Announce the Development of First Long-Form Television Series for YouTube Star
The series will premiere on Animal Planet in 2019 and will appeal to Peterson's established 13 million-strong "Coyote Pack" as well as Animal Planet's global audience.

[11/15/18 - 03:21 PM]
Video: Bravo's "Dirty John" Premiere Episode Is Available Now on YouTube, BravoTV.com, VOD and the Bravo App
Ahead of the premiere on Sunday, November 25, Bravo has made the entire first episode of "Dirty John" available for a pre-linear preview.

[11/15/18 - 01:38 PM]
NBC Rings in the Holidays with the Annual "Christmas in Rockefeller Center" Live on Wednesday, Nov. 28
The evening will include festive performances by Diana Ross, Tony Bennett & Diana Krall, Brett Eldredge, Darci Lynne Farmer, Diana Krall, John Legend, Martina McBride, Pentatonix and Kellie Pickler, with a special appearance by Howie Mandel.

[11/15/18 - 12:50 PM]
Netflix Orders World War II Animated Drama Series "The Liberator"
The four-part series will be the first ever produced in Trioscope(TM) Enhanced Hybrid Animation, a new patent-pending technology combining state-of-the-art CGI with live-action performance, bringing an unprecedented level of emotion and fidelity to the animated drama experience.

[11/15/18 - 11:30 AM]
C'mon in and Pull Yourself Up a "Chairry" as IFC Invites You to Return to "Pee-Wee's Playhouse"
The network will kick off its run of the series during a 24-hour marathon, including the iconic holiday special "Christmas at Pee-wee's Playhouse," on Thursday, November 22 starting at 6AM.

[11/15/18 - 11:21 AM]
MTV's Global Phenomenon "Ex on the Beach" Returns for a Celebrity-Filled Season Two Thursday, December 20th at 8PM ET/PT
With 12 versions of MTV's "Ex on the Beach" around the world, the new season will also air across MTV's international channels beginning in January.

[11/15/18 - 11:00 AM]
Kumail Nanjiani Enters "The Twilight Zone" - New Original Series Coming to CBS All Access in 2019
Nanjiani joins previously announced host and narrator Jordan Peele and other cast members Sanaa Lathan and Adam Scott.

[11/15/18 - 10:02 AM]
Video: Comedy Central Releases Trailer for "The Other Two" - New Series from Chris Kelly and Sarah Schneider Premieres January 24
Guest stars for the debut season include, Beck Bennett, Kate Berlant, Michael Che, Andy Cohen, Heidi Gardner, Jackie Hoffman, Daniel K. Isaac, Brandon Scott Jones, Richard Kind, Greta Lee, Tinsley Mortimer, Andy Ridings, Josh Segarra, Wanda Sykes, Julio Torres, JJ Totah and Patrick Wilson.

[11/15/18 - 10:00 AM]
Disney Channel's Hit Series "Bunk'd" Ordered for a Fourth Season
The fourth season will be executive produced by Emmy(R)-nominated producer Phil Baker and Erin Dunlap.