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[02/05/20 - 11:50 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, February 5
Updates include: Lindsey Morgan to star in The CW's "Walker, Texas Ranger" reboot series; O'Shea Jackson set as new lead in "Swagger" at Apple TV+; and Jordan Elsass, Alexander Garfin set as the kids in The CW's "Superman & Lois."

[02/05/20 - 04:38 PM]
Season 2 of the Epic Korean Original Series "Kingdom" Premieres on March 13
An epidemic turns Joseon into hell on earth amid the ravages left by the ever-growing greed of the Cho family.

[02/05/20 - 04:27 PM]
Vincent D'Onofrio, Jon Bernthal, Richard Thomas, Linda Emond and Emma Nelson Join All-Star Ensemble in Untitled Thriller Directed by Nora Fingscheidt
Released from prison after serving a sentence for a violent crime, Ruth Slater (Sandra Bullock) re-enters a society that refuses to forgive her past.

[02/05/20 - 04:00 PM]
David Schulner Signs Four-Year Overall Deal with Universal Television
Schulner will continue as executive producer/showrunner on NBC's hit drama series "New Amsterdam," which was recently renewed for three additional seasons.

[02/05/20 - 01:30 PM]
Comedy Series "Run" Debuts April 12, Exclusively on HBO
Merritt Wever and Domhnall Gleeson star in the romantic comedic thriller.

[02/05/20 - 01:28 PM]
Netflix Announces "Taylor Tomlinson: Quarter-Life Crisis"
Premiering globally on March 3, Taylor talks about working on yourself, realistic relationship goals, and why your twenties are not actually "the best years of your life."

[02/05/20 - 01:27 PM]
"The 40-Year-Old Version" Acquired by Netflix
Nearing 40 and still struggling as a playwright, frustrated New Yorker Radha turns to a different kind of stage, awakening a rapper alter-ego named RadhaMUSprime.

[02/05/20 - 01:01 PM]
Warner Bros. Pictures Group and HBO Max Announce Warner Max, The Feature Film Production Arm for the New Streaming Service
With an initial target of eight to 10 mid-budget movies per year, the new joint venture will be overseen by HBO Max's Chief Content Officer Kevin Reilly and Chairman of Warner Bros. Pictures Group Toby Emmerich.

[02/05/20 - 01:00 PM]
HBO Sports(R) and Bat Bridge Entertainment Present Documentary "The Scheme," Debuting March 31, Exclusively on HBO
The feature-length presentation is directed by Pat Kondelis, whose 2017 account of the Baylor University basketball scandal "Disgraced" won the Sports Emmy(R) Award for Outstanding Sports Documentary.

[02/05/20 - 11:23 AM]
Bravo's "Blind Date" Returns with New Episodes on February 19 at 11:30 PM ET/PT
The series returns with four new episodes airing back to back.

[02/05/20 - 11:12 AM]
"Judge Jerry" Renewed for Second Season in National Syndication
For the 2019-20 season, "Judge Jerry" premiered as the highest-rated court show in five years.

[02/05/20 - 10:18 AM]
OWN Announces Tyler Perry Drama "If Loving You Is Wrong" Premieres Its Fifth and Final Season Tuesday, March 10
The much-anticipated final season promises to be explosive and sexier than ever before while revealing some long-awaited answers to viewers' burning questions.

[02/05/20 - 09:36 AM]
Zach Gilford, Kate Siegel, Hamish Linklater, Annabeth Gish, Rahul Kohli, Henry Thomas, & Michael Trucco Will Star in "Midnight Mass"
Mike Flanagan and Trevor Macy's new Netflix series is about an island community that experiences miracles and frightening omens when a mysterious priest arrives.

[02/05/20 - 09:01 AM]
Showtime(R) Orders Drama "First Ladies" to Series Starring Oscar(R) and Emmy(R) Winner Viola Davis as Michelle Obama
This series will peel back the curtain on the personal and political lives of these enigmatic women, with season one focusing on Eleanor Roosevelt, Betty Ford and Michelle Obama.

[02/05/20 - 09:01 AM]
"Total Bellas" Returning Thursday, April 9 at 10PM ET/PT on E!
Season five features Brie Bella, Nikki Bella, Daniel Bryan and Artem Chigventsev.

[02/05/20 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Blow the Man Down" - Official Trailer - Prime Video
Grieving the loss of their mother and facing an uncertain future, Mary Beth & Priscilla Connolly cover up a gruesome run-in with a dangerous man.

[02/05/20 - 08:09 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC, CBS Top Charts with State of the Union Address
The former's "Ellen's Game of Games" leads the night among adults 18-49.

[02/05/20 - 08:00 AM]
Final Slate of 92nd Oscars(R) Presenters Announced
Jane Fonda, Josh Gad, Tom Hanks, Oscar Isaac, Sandra Oh, Natalie Portman, Chris Rock and Taika Waititi will round out the list.

[02/05/20 - 07:58 AM]
Picking, Popping and Peeling -- The Newest TLC Series, "Save My Skin," Premieres February 20 at 11PM ET/PT
"At TLC, audiences absolutely love our unmatched stories of transformation, where we showcase some of the best doctors in their fields improving lives, inside and out," said Howard Lee, President and GM, TLC.

[02/05/20 - 07:44 AM]
Sanaa Lathan & Lior Raz Will Star in "Hit And Run," A New Action Thriller from Netflix
The series is about a happily married man whose life is turned upside down when his wife is killed in a mysterious hit and run accident.

[02/05/20 - 06:00 AM]
Rebecca Romijn and Rodney Peete Host the 2020 American Rescue Dog Show, February 16-17, on Hallmark Channel
This year's celebrity judges are pet rescue advocates Gabby Douglas, Kevin Frazier, Jennie Garth, Sandra Lee and Melissa Peterman.

[02/04/20 - 11:26 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, February 4
Updates include: Showtime pulls the plug on veteran drama "Ray Donovan"; Patrick Dempsey to star in CBS pilot "Ways & Means"; and Tom Hiddleston to topline "White Stork" at Netflix.

[02/04/20 - 01:03 PM]
"Bride & Prejudice: Forbidden Love" Moves to Lifetime for Season 2 Premiering February 26
Season one of "Bride & Prejudice" aired on Lifetime's sister network, FYI.

[02/04/20 - 12:31 PM]
HBO Max's Ballroom Voguing Competition Series "Legendary" Taps Jameela Jamil to MC and Judge Alongside Breakout Artist, Megan Thee Stallion
In this series highlighting modern day ball culture, divas battle on teams called "Houses" in fashion and dance challenges including vogueing for the chance to snatch the legendary trophy and win a cash prize.

[02/04/20 - 11:01 AM]
Two All-New Original Signature Mysteries Premiere This February on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
Look for "Picture Perfect Mysteries: Dead over Diamonds" on Sunday, February 16 followed by "Riddled with Deceit: A Martha's Vineyard Mystery" on Sunday, February 23.

[02/04/20 - 10:12 AM]
Video: OWN Unveils Trailer and Premiere Date for New Unscripted Relationship Series "Love Goals" Premiering Saturday, March 7
The series joins OWN's popular Saturday night lineup of unscripted series that focus on love and relationships.

[02/04/20 - 10:03 AM]
BET Networks and Tyler Perry Studios Announce Production Has Begun on the Seventh Season Return of "Tyler Perry's House of Payne" and New Series "Tyler Perry's Assisted Living"
The hilarious comedy about retired fire chief Curtis Payne (LaVan Davis) and his lovely wife Ella (Cassi Davis Patton) picks up five years later as they continue to navigate the problems of life with their quirky modern-day family.

[02/04/20 - 10:00 AM]
"Castlevania" Is Back on March 5th, and There's More Mystery, Murder, Mayhem, and Vampires Than Ever
Netflix broke the news via social media this morning.

[02/04/20 - 09:59 AM]
NASCAR & MotorTrend Announce New Sports Docuseries "NASCAR All In: Battle for Daytona"
The all-new, limited series produced by NASCAR Productions will world premiere every Monday beginning Monday, February 10, on the MotorTrend App.

[02/04/20 - 09:06 AM]
Ovation TV Announces Premiere Date for Season Three of "Frankie Drake Mysteries"
The new season will premiere on Saturday, April 4, promising a slate of new adventures as the ladies of Drake Private Detectives take on more challenging cases and face off against some impressive foes.

[02/04/20 - 09:05 AM]
Showtime(R) to Premiere "The Kingmaker" from Emmy(R) Winning Director Lauren Greenfield Friday, February 28 at 9 PM ET/PT
The critically acclaimed feature presents a searing portrait of Imelda Marcos, the former first lady of the Philippines whose behind-the-scenes machinations in the political careers of her husband, and later her son, cemented her indelible mark on the global political stage.

[02/04/20 - 08:51 AM]
Bounce to World Premiere New Original Black History Month Special Starring Queen Latifah, Common and Harry Belafonte Monday, Feb. 10 at 8:00 p.m. (ET)
The special covers people and events of historical significance including The Underground Railroad, Black Pharaohs, Martin Luther King, Jr., Dr. Charles Drew, Madam C.J. Walker, Green Book, Cinque Amistad, James Baldwin, Gordon Parks and a presentation of African-American firsts.

[02/04/20 - 08:33 AM]
Spring is in the Air as Elite Bakers Compete in New Season of "Spring Baking Championship"
Clinton Kelly returns to host the new season of the Food Network series, due on Monday, March 9.

[02/04/20 - 08:13 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Wins with Full Night of "The Bachelor"
The Alphabet takes home top honors in adults 18-49 while CBS leads the race in total viewers.

[02/04/20 - 08:03 AM]
New Series "Syfy Wire's The Great Debate" to Tackle the Nerd-World's Most Pressing Questions
Set to debut on this summer, the freshman series' 12 half-hour episodes will go into production in Los Angeles in March.

[02/04/20 - 08:01 AM]
Video: "Altered Carbon" Season 2 - Teaser - Netflix
Anthony Mackie is Takeshi Kovacs in the new season, streaming February 27.

[02/04/20 - 07:13 AM]
Tarek El Moussa Mentors Rookie House Flippers in New HGTV Series "Flipping 101 w/ Tarek El Moussa"
Premiering Thursday, March 5, the series spotlights Tarek as he mentors first-time flippers, helping them navigate costly mistakes as they race to get a renovated property on the market.

[02/04/20 - 07:13 AM]
CMT to Exclusively Premiere "Bluebird" on February 19 at 8 PM ET/PT
The critically-acclaimed feature film documents the 35-year history of The Bluebird Cafe, Nashville's accidental landmark that altered the course of music history.

[02/04/20 - 05:59 AM]
"ThunderCats Roar" Premieres on Cartoon Network Starting Saturday, Feb. 22 at 10:30 a.m. (ET/PT)
Staying true to the premise of the original series, the new, redesigned characters will introduce the legacy of Thundercats to a whole new generation.

[02/03/20 - 11:04 PM]
Development Update: Monday, February 3
Updates include: Netflix cancels "Spinning Out" after one season; Kiele Sanchez to star in "The Lincoln Lawyer" at CBS; and Mike Colter to visit Hulu's "Monsterland."

[02/03/20 - 03:01 PM]
HBO Max Acquires Critically Acclaimed Documentary "On the Record" from Impact Partners and Jane Doe Films
The film received high praise from critics across the board, enjoyed three standing ovations following its premiere screening at the Sundance Film Festival.

[02/03/20 - 01:23 PM]
Jorge Lendeborg Jr., Debby Ryan, Lucy Fry, Raul Castillo and Alfie Allen to Star in Netflix Thriller "Night Teeth"
In the film, a young chauffeur picks up two mysterious women for a night of party-hopping across LA.

[02/03/20 - 01:00 PM]
Stars Continue to Line Up for the 92nd Oscars(R)
The latest presenters include Utkarsh Ambudkar, Salma Hayek, Brie Larson, Spike Lee, Ray Romano and Rebel Wilson.

[02/03/20 - 11:55 AM]
"Impractical Jokers'" Milestone 200th Episode Will Air Thursday, Feb. 13
To celebrate the milestone, truTV will air every episode of "Impractical Jokers," starting on Sunday, February 9.

[02/03/20 - 11:32 AM]
Toni Collette Will Star in "Pieces of Her," An 8-Episode Series Adapted from Karin Slaughter's Best-Selling Book
The Netflix series is about an act of violence that rocks a sleepy Georgia town as well as the bond between a mother and her daughter.

[02/03/20 - 10:33 AM]
Super Bowl LIV on FOX Draws Massive Audience
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Sunday, February 2.

[02/03/20 - 10:01 AM]
"When Hope Calls" Will Make Its Cable Premiere on Sunday, February 23rd
"When Hope Calls," a spin-off series of Hallmark Channel's "When Calls the Heart," tells the story of sisters Lillian (Morgan Kohan) and Grace (Jocelyn Hudon) who open an orphanage in the 1916 Western town of Brookfield.

[02/03/20 - 09:51 AM]
Video: "The Expanding Universe of Ashley Garcia" New Series Trailer - Netflix Futures
For this teen genius, a social life is the next great frontier.

[02/03/20 - 09:12 AM]
"Supernanny" Moves to Fridays at 9pm PT/ET Starting February 7th
The family fun begins with the previous week's episode starting at 8pm, new premieres at 9pm ET/PT, followed by "Supernanny" encores until midnight.

[02/03/20 - 09:03 AM]
Video: "I Am Not Okay with This" - Official Teaser - Netflix - February 26
The new series is based on the Charles Forsman graphic novel.







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[06/03/20 - 02:30 PM]
The CW Network Acquires International Thriller "Devils" Starring Alessandro Borghi and Patrick Dempsey for Fall 2020
The 10-episode series will air Wednesdays nights this fall as part of a revision to the network's previously announced lineup.

[06/03/20 - 11:38 AM]
The Walt Disney Company Pledges $5 Million to Support Nonprofit Organizations That Advance Social Justice
"The killing of George Floyd has forced our nation to once again confront the long history of injustice that black people in America have suffered, and it is critical that we stand together, speak out and do everything in our power to ensure that acts of racism and violence are never tolerated," said Bob Chapek.

[06/03/20 - 08:12 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: "America's Got Talent" Keeps NBC on Top
The network's summer mainstay leads the evening in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[06/03/20 - 07:40 AM]
PBS to Address Race and Racism in America Through Broadcast and Streaming Content
On Friday, June 5, PBS and member stations will air a new special, "Race Matters: America in Crisis."

[06/03/20 - 02:03 AM]
BBC One's Hit Thriller "The Capture" to Return for a Second Series
Holliday Grainger will return as Rachel Carey for the second series, as will Ben Chanan as director.

[06/02/20 - 12:28 PM]
BET Unveils Series of Programming Addressing Systemic Racism, the Violence Faced by Black People in America and the Solutions to Help Move the Country Forward
The first in this series, the BET News special "Justice Now: A BET News Special," will feature leading African American voices in activism, politics and entertainment.

[06/02/20 - 08:15 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: Originals Push NBC in Front
The Peacock network leads the night in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[06/02/20 - 08:00 AM]
ABC News' One-Hour Special "America in Pain: What Comes Next?" Airs Tonight, Tuesday, June 2 at 9 p.m. EDT
The one-hour program will be anchored by "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts, "World News Tonight" anchor David Muir and "Nightline" co-anchor Byron Pitts, and feature reporting by ABC News' wide network of correspondents.

[06/02/20 - 04:01 AM]
WGN America Announces Anchor Teams and Correspondents for Prime-Time National Newscast "News Nation" Launching September 1
"News Nation" will air daily from 8 p.m. ET to 11 p.m. ET, and will draw on the local, regional, and national expertise of Nexstar's 5,400 journalists in 110 local newsrooms across the country.

[06/01/20 - 11:31 AM]
"Hollywood Game Night" Returns to NBC on Sunday, June 7 with Five New Episodes
Five-time Emmy Award winner Jane Lynch will welcome some of her favorite celebrity friends at her summer beach house for more fun challenges and games.

[06/01/20 - 09:45 AM]
Syrinthia Studer Named Executive Vice President, Nickelodeon and Awesomeness Films
A 20-year industry veteran, Studer most recently served as Paramount Pictures' Executive Vice President, Worldwide Acquisitions.

[06/01/20 - 08:22 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Tops Demos; CBS Leads Total Viewers
Breaking news coverage was featured in various markets on all networks during primetime.

[06/01/20 - 06:01 AM]
WWE(R) Introduces the New Free Version of WWE(R) Network
"The launch of WWE Network's Free Version is a key component of our company's digitization strategy and a new way for all fans to be able to experience premium WWE content," said Jayar Donlan.

[05/31/20 - 04:58 PM]
Netflix Confirms Premiere of New K-Drama "Record of Youth" for 2nd Half of 2020
Park Bo-gum stars as Sa Hye-jun, a pragmatic and ambitious young man, who is an aspiring model/actor juggling idealism with the reality of everyday life.

[05/31/20 - 09:08 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Leads Night of Repeats
Second runs of "The Last Dance" and "The Rookie" put the Alphabet on top last night.