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[02/28/19 - 11:44 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, February 28
Updates include: Julia Roberts in talks to star in Amazon's "Charlotte Walsh Likes to Win"; AMC eyes third entry in "The Walking Dead" franchise; and Erin Darke to lead YouTube's "It's a Man's World."

[02/28/19 - 11:16 PM]
Syfy Picks Up "Resident Alien" Series Based on Dark Horse Comic
Alan Tudyk stars as an alien who crash-lands on Earth and assumes the identity of a small-town Colorado doctor named Harry Vanderspiegle, only to face the moral quandary of whether human beings are actually worth saving.

[02/28/19 - 12:56 PM]
Full Season of SundanceTV's True Crime Doc "Ministry of Evil: The Twisted Cult of Tony Alamo" Now Available to AMC Premiere Subscribers
The series made its broadcast premiere last night on SundanceTV.

[02/28/19 - 11:56 AM]
"Critters: A New Binge" Series to Premiere March 21 Exclusively on Shudder
The horror-comedy series picks up the tale of the Critters, everyone's favorite hairy, carnivorous, insatiable aliens from the beloved film franchise.

[02/28/19 - 10:52 AM]
BYUtv's Competitive Reality Show "Relative Race" Embarks on 5th Season of Family-Finding Journeys
The genealogy-based show follows four teams on a surprising, emotional 10-day journey throughout the United States as they complete challenges, discover unknown relatives identified through DNA testing and compete for a $50,000 grand prize.

[02/28/19 - 10:40 AM]
Discovery Channel to Premiere First "Gold Rush" Multi-Platform Series "Gold Rush: Dave Turin's Lost Mine"
Discovery Channel will premiere seven brand-new mid-form episodes Friday, March 8 on the Discovery GO platform that will lead to the series' broadcast premiere on Friday, April 5.

[02/28/19 - 10:20 AM]
Rolling Stone Details New El Chapo Docuseries "USA v. Chapo: The Drug War Goes on Trial"
The five-part series will debut on Facebook Watch every Monday beginning March 11.

[02/28/19 - 10:09 AM]
"The Baby-Sitters Club" Series Is Coming to Netflix
Based on Ann M. Martin's best-selling book series, "The Baby-Sitters Club" is a contemporary live action original series that will follow the friendship and babysitting adventures of five best friends in Stoneybrook, Connecticut.

[02/28/19 - 10:09 AM]
Video: "Fosse/Verdon" - Official Trailer - FX
The eight episode project is currently in production in New York City and will premiere April 9.

[02/28/19 - 10:07 AM]
Video: WGN America Releases Teaser Trailer, Key Art and Sets May 28 Premiere Date for Season Two of "Pure"
The sophomore season of Mennonite drug drama stars Ryan Robbins and Alex Paxton-Beesley, with Alyson Hannigan joining the cast as a recurring guest star.

[02/28/19 - 10:01 AM]
Video: "Bosch" Season 5 - Official Trailer - Prime Video
The series returns Friday, April 19 to the streaming service.

[02/28/19 - 09:44 AM]
Nate and Jeremiah Are Back for a Third Season of TLC's "Nate & Jeremiah by Design"
Premiering Saturday, April 13, this season is a renovation rescue of epic proportions, as the married duo balance work and family, while coming up with innovative design solutions for homeowners in crisis.

[02/28/19 - 09:30 AM]
Sibley Scoles Joins "Access" as New Entertainment Correspondent
The seasoned reporter has covered many red carpets for "Access," including the Golden Globes, SAG Awards, Super Bowl LIII and several movie premieres.

[02/28/19 - 09:12 AM]
Netflix and Sugar23 Acquire Screen Rights to "The Boys' Club"
The film follows first-year female associate Alex Vogel as she navigates her way through a top Manhattan law firm.

[02/28/19 - 08:36 AM]
Season Six of WE tv's Hit Series "Braxton Family Values" Returns with All-New Episodes Beginning Thursday, April 4 at 9/8c
After their family fallout broke the internet, there will be more drama than ever before when WE tv's hit series returns.

[02/28/19 - 08:31 AM]
Video: Trailer Debut - "Arrested Development" Season 5, Part Two
In the second half of the fifth season, pressures mount on the Bluth family as Buster heads toward a murder trial.

[02/28/19 - 08:25 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: "The Masked Singer" Goes Out on Top for FOX
The network's singing competition dominates the evening in all categories.

[02/28/19 - 08:03 AM]
"The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs" Series to Premiere March 29 on Shudder
The nine-episode original series will consist of weekly double features streaming live every Friday night at 9:00 p.m ET/ 6:00 p.m. PT, beginning March 29 and concluding on Friday, May 24, Memorial Day Weekend.

[02/28/19 - 06:01 AM]
Video: Trailer Debut - "Turn Up" for Idris Elba in New Netflix DJ Comedy Series Launching March 15!
Charlie (Elba) is a struggling DJ and eternal bachelor, who is given a final chance at success when he reluctantly becomes a "manny" to his famous best friend's problem-child daughter, Gabby (Frankie Hervey).

[02/27/19 - 11:55 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, February 27
Updates include: FOX cancels "Love Connection" after two seasons; Mike Vogel to lead ABC's "Triangle"; and Stephen Dorff to play "Deputy" for FOX.

[02/27/19 - 05:06 PM]
Netflix to Bring 2 New Animation Series from Korea in March
Season two of "Larva Island" will be joined by "YooHoo to the Rescue."

[02/27/19 - 02:21 PM]
NBC Renews Critically Acclaimed Comedy "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" for 2019-20 Season
This will mark the second season of "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" on NBC and the seventh season the series has been on the air.

[02/27/19 - 12:16 PM]
Oxygen Media Uncovers "Murder for Hire" from Executive Producer Dick Wolf
Along with the hit series "Cold Justice" and "Criminal Confessions," "Murder for Hire" is Dick Wolf's third series with Oxygen.

[02/27/19 - 11:06 AM]
Cinemax Renews Action Series "Strike Back" for Seventh and Final Season
The series wraps its sixth season on Friday, March 29.

[02/27/19 - 11:00 AM]
"Strange Angel" Casts Angus Macfadyen as Aleister Crowley
Season two of the series is due to premiere this summer.

[02/27/19 - 10:54 AM]
Hit Series "Gold Rush: Parker's Trail" Travels to Papua New Guinea for Third Season on Discovery
Look for the new season Friday, April 5 at 9:00/8:00c on the cable channel.

[02/27/19 - 10:01 AM]
Video: "The Tick" Season 2 - Official Trailer - Prime Video
Look for the new season beginning Friday, April 5 on the streaming service.

[02/27/19 - 10:00 AM]
"90210," A Six-Episode Event Series, To Air on FOX
Jason Priestley, Jennie Garth, Ian Ziering, Gabrielle Carteris, Brian Austin Green and Tori Spelling star in the project, due this summer.

[02/27/19 - 09:04 AM]
FX Networks Picks Up "Untitled Lil Dicky" to Series
The series is centered on a suburban neurotic man in his late twenties who has convinced himself that he's destined to be one of the best rappers of all time.

[02/27/19 - 09:00 AM]
CBS All Access Renews "Star Trek: Discovery" for Third Season
In addition, Michelle Paradise will join Alex Kurtzman as co-showrunner.

[02/27/19 - 08:58 AM]
WE tv Stirs Up All New Drama on Season Three of the Hit Culinary Docu-Series "Hustle & Soul" Premiering on Thursday, April 4 at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
The series follows Chef Lawrence Page, proprietor of The Pink Teacup, who has big plans to expand his Soul Food brand to Miami with the opening of The Pink Teacup Villa.

[02/27/19 - 08:30 AM]
Smithsonian Channel(TM) Heads to the Frozen Forests of Northern Europe to Witness a Battle for Survival in "Wolf vs. Bear"
The one-hour special premieres Wednesday, March 27 at 9:00/8:00c.

[02/27/19 - 08:09 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: "The Voice" Sparks NBC to Demo Victory
The Peacock leads the night among adults 18-49 while CBS is the most-watched broadcaster.

[02/27/19 - 08:01 AM]
CMT Unites Boyz II Men and Brett Young for an All-New "CMT Crossroads" Premiering Wednesday, March 27 at 10PM ET/PT
The news comes on the heels of strong growth as CMT recently notched eight consecutive quarters of year-over-year ratings and share growth in Prime among Adults 18-49.

[02/27/19 - 07:55 AM]
Science Channel Searches Far and Wide for More "Mysteries of the Abandoned" - All New Episodes Beginning Tuesday, March 19
Scouring the globe for obscure buildings and sites that were once thriving, but now just footnotes in history, the series returns for nine new episodes.

[02/27/19 - 07:30 AM]
"The OA Part II" Launches Globally on Netflix on Friday, March 22
The new season follows OA as she navigates a new dimension, one in which she had a completely different life as a Russian heiress, and one in which she once again finds herself as Hap's captive.

[02/27/19 - 07:06 AM]
Inaugural "Urban One Honors" Awards to Air on TV One February 28 at 8P/7C
Host DL Hughley will honor Jermaine Dupri, April Ryan, Brandy, Tom Joyner, Marvin Sapp, DJ Khaled, June Ambrose, Doc Walker, Shaun King, Benny Pough, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, Jade Novah, Dr. Nadia Lopez, Tracy Martin, Sybrina Fulton and Rotimi.

[02/27/19 - 07:00 AM]
The 2019 "iHeartRadio Music Awards" to Feature Performances by Alicia Keys, Ariana Grande, Halsey, Garth Brooks, John Legend, Kacey Musgraves and More, Thursday, March 14, Live on FOX
iHeartMedia also announced that Taylor Swift will receive the iHeartRadio Tour of the Year Award for her Reputation Stadium Tour.

[02/27/19 - 06:02 AM]
"Oprah Winfrey Presents: After Neverland" Debuts March 4 on HBO and OWN
The two-part HBO documentary "Leaving Neverland" explores the separate but parallel experiences of two young boys, James "Jimmy" Safechuck, at age ten, and Wade Robson, at age seven, both of whom were befriended by Michael Jackson.

[02/27/19 - 01:45 AM]
Video: "Ares" - Now in Production - Netflix
The eight episode psychological horror series enters the world of Ares, a secret student society in the heart of Amsterdam where best friends Rosa and Jacob surrender to a world of wealth and power.

[02/26/19 - 11:33 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, February 26
Updates include: FOX extends "Hell's Kitchen" for seasons 19 and 20; Mary Elizabeth Ellis, Tawny Newsome to lead ABC's "Woman Up"; and Ben J. Pierce to star in The CW's "Glamorous."

[02/26/19 - 02:17 PM]
Music Mogul DJ Khaled to Host the Ultimate Kids' Party, "Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards 2019," Live on Saturday, March 23, at 8 P.M. (ET/PT)
The news, which also included this year's nominees, was announced today by Liza Koshy via a first-time "Kids' Choice Awards" nomination livestream event.

[02/26/19 - 02:16 PM]
"Chicago" Dramas Back for More as NBC Renews All Three Series for 2019-20 Season
"Chicago Med," "Chicago Fire" and "Chicago P.D." will all return next season.

[02/26/19 - 11:23 AM]
USA Network Renews "Temptation Island" for Season 2
Set to film later this year, Mark L. Walberg will return to host an extended 12-episode sophomore run, which will include a reunion special.

[02/26/19 - 11:16 AM]
BYUtv Announces Production of Long-Awaited "Christmas Jars" Movie Adaptation
Based on the bestselling novel by Jason F. Wright, it tells the story of reporter Hope Jensen, who uncovers the remarkable secret behind the "Christmas Jars" - glass jars filled with coins and bills anonymously left for people in need.

[02/26/19 - 09:16 AM]
Emmy(R) and Tony(R) Award Winner Nathan Lane Joins Showtime(R) Drama Series "Penny Dreadful: City of Angels"
He'll play Lewis Michener, a veteran officer in the LAPD, wise to the ways of the world and ruthless in pursuit of his goals.

[02/26/19 - 09:04 AM]
HBO Renews Documentary Series "Axios" for Second Season
The new season will feature eight half-hour episodes, four this spring and four this fall, as well as four specials, reacting to the most consequential news of the moment and driving the conversation with shorter, interview-based programs.

[02/26/19 - 08:10 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: "The Voice" Returns on Top for NBC
The Peacock's reality franchise however is down more than 20% from a year ago among adults 18-49.

[02/26/19 - 08:00 AM]
"Dateline" Sold in 85% of the U.S. for Its Third Season in National Syndication
The syndicated version of "Dateline" is currently in its second season airing on FOX Television Stations as well as leading station groups across the country.

[02/26/19 - 06:47 AM]
Fans to Choose Final Cast Members for Reimagined Versions of "MTV's The Real World" Exclusively on Facebook Watch This Spring
For each of the iterations taking place in the U.S., Mexico and Thailand, the iconic seventh and final cast members will be picked based on Facebook poll results.







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[07/08/20 - 03:34 PM]
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[07/08/20 - 12:06 PM]
Electronic Arts Creates New Reality Competition Show, "The Sims Spark'd," and Partners with Turner Sports to Televise Four-Part Series Beginning Friday, July 17, at 11 p.m. ET/PT on TBS
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[07/08/20 - 11:03 AM]
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[07/08/20 - 10:59 AM]
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[07/08/20 - 09:41 AM]
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[07/08/20 - 09:22 AM]
Hulu Unveils Outrageous & Beloved Nominees for the First Ever Adult Animation "HAHA Awards"
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[07/08/20 - 09:02 AM]
"Pen15" Season Two Premieres September 18th Only on Hulu
The first seven episodes will premiere on September 18 and the remaining will stream in 2021.

[07/08/20 - 09:01 AM]
"Class Action Park" to Premiere on HBO Max
The film is the first-ever feature-length documentary to explore the legend, legacy, and truth behind a place that long ago entered the realm of myth.

[07/08/20 - 09:00 AM]
Video: "The Boys" Season 2 Teaser Trailer Debut
As previously announced, the first three episodes of which will premiere on Prime Video on Friday, September 4.

[07/08/20 - 08:12 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Repeats Hold Onto Demo Crown
The network once again takes home the adults 18-49 honors while CBS is the most-watched broadcaster.

[07/08/20 - 08:00 AM]
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Announces 2020 Induction Ceremony Exclusive HBO Special to Honor This Year's Inductees
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2020 Inductee Class includes Depeche Mode, The Doobie Brothers, Whitney Houston, Nine Inch Nails, The Notorious B.I.G., T-Rex, and Ahmet Ertegun Award honorees Jon Landau and Irving Azoff.

[07/08/20 - 07:01 AM]
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[07/08/20 - 07:01 AM]
Video: "The Umbrella Academy" Season 2 - Official Trailer - Netflix
Same weird family. New weird problems.

[07/08/20 - 06:30 AM]
Sam Jay Announces Her First Netflix Comedy Special "3 in the Morning"
Filmed at The Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia, Sam Jay delivers the witty, candid and raw brand of comedy that earned her recognition as a standout comic.

[07/08/20 - 05:53 AM]
Video: Disney+ Debuts Heartwarming New Trailer for Disney's "The One and Only Ivan"
Based on the award-winning book by Katherine Applegate, "The One and Only Ivan" tells the story of Ivan, a silverback gorilla who learns that life isn't defined by place and circumstance but by the power of friendship and the courage to make change happen.