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[02/12/20 - 11:35 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, February 12
Updates include: John Corbett to star in ABC's "Rebel"; The CW's "The 100" prequel casts trio; and John Carroll Lynch first to be cast in ABC's "The Big Sky."

[02/12/20 - 12:51 PM]
Quibi Announces New Series with Celebrity Mentalist Lior Suchard
"Gone Mental with Lior" follows famed mentalist Lior Suchard as he enters the minds of celebrities.

[02/12/20 - 12:35 PM]
HBO(R) Europe's New Sci-Fi Crime Drama "Beforeigners" Premieres in the U.S. Tuesday, February 18th
Produced by Norwegian production company Rubicon, the series is the latest programming made available to U.S. subscribers from HBO's international partners.

[02/12/20 - 12:25 PM]
Lauren Graham to Star in Original Disney+ Series "The Mighty Ducks"
Based on the '90s hit franchise, the 10-episode original series begins production this month in Vancouver and will premiere later this year on the streaming service.

[02/12/20 - 12:12 PM]
EPIX(R) Renews Critically-Acclaimed Drama Series "Godfather of Harlem" for Season Two
The 10-episode sophomore season, created by Chris Brancato and Paul Eckstein, will commence production in New York later this year.

[02/12/20 - 12:11 PM]
Smithsonian Channel(TM) Enters the World of Global Espionage to Retrace the Movements of the World's Most Notorious Spies in "Spy Wars with Damian Lewis"
The eight-episode series launches Sunday, March 22 at 8:00/7:00c.

[02/12/20 - 12:03 PM]
Documentary Series Following Tennis Superstar Naomi Osaka Coming to Netflix
The series will cover Naomi's pivotal year, from the US Open in August 2019 and on tour with the tennis star as she plays in each of the Grand Slams and prepares for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

[02/12/20 - 11:30 AM]
Limited Series "The Third Day" Debuts May 11, Exclusively on HBO
Jude Law and Naomie Harris star in the six-part series.

[02/12/20 - 11:05 AM]
NBC Announces Alternative Series Premiere Dates
"Little Big Shots," "The Wall" and "Songland" are all due back in the spring.

[02/12/20 - 11:00 AM]
Hilarious New Series Light Up Sundays on Adult Swim
Look for new quarter-hour series "Three Busy Debras" and "Beef House" beginning March 29.

[02/12/20 - 10:18 AM]
Discovery Channel Special to Celebrate 90th Anniversary of Pluto's Discovery
"#TeamPluto" premieres Tuesday, February 18 at 11:00/10:00c on Discovery and Discovery Go.

[02/12/20 - 10:02 AM]
On the Heels of Their WGA Award Win, "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" Ups Mike Drucker and Kristen Bartlett to Co-Head Writers
"Wait, we promoted who?", said Bee. "I'm kidding, of course we promoted Mike and Kristen. They have been an instrumental part of our writing team. I'm an incredible recognizer of the incredibly talented."

[02/12/20 - 09:24 AM]
New Friends, New Alliances, and New Beginnings as "The Real Housewives of New York City" Returns Thursday, April 2, at 9PM ET/PT
Leah McSweeney joins returning cast members Luann de Lesseps, Ramona Singer, Sonja Morgan, Dorinda Medley, and Tinsley Mortimer.

[02/12/20 - 08:56 AM]
"Letter for the King" Arrives March 20 on Netflix
The epic fantasy series drops next month on the streaming service.

[02/12/20 - 08:10 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: "This Is Us" Tops Demos for NBC
The network takes home the adults 18-49 crown while CBS is the most-watched broadcaster.

[02/12/20 - 08:01 AM]
Video: "Pete Davidson: Alive from New York" - Official Trailer - Netflix Standup Comedy Special
Filmed at the Gramercy Theatre in New York, "Pete Davidson: Alive from New York" premieres globally on Netflix on February 25.

[02/12/20 - 07:46 AM]
Buddy Valastro and Duff Goldman Return for an Epic No-Holds Barred Rematch in Round Two of "Buddy vs. Duff"
Look for the new season Sunday, March 15 at 9:00/8:00c on Food Network.

[02/12/20 - 07:27 AM]
Little People, Big Changes: New Beginnings Are in Store for the Roloff Family When TLC's "Little People, Big World" Returns on Tuesday, March 31
Much has changed since viewers first fell in love with the Roloffs 14 years ago and the family dynamic continues to evolve following Matt and Amy's divorce.

[02/11/20 - 11:30 PM]
"Love & Anarchy" - A New Swedish Netflix Original Series Starring Ida Engvoll, Bjorn Mosten, Bjorn Kjellman, Reine Brynolfsson, Johannes Bah Kuhnke and Gizem Erdogan
The eight part series features Sofie (Ida Engvoll), a career driven consultant and married mother of two.

[02/11/20 - 11:09 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, February 11
Updates include: Hunter King scores lead in ABC's "Prospect"; Gugu Mbatha-Raw boards "Loki" at Disney+; and Jonathan Tucker tapped to star in NBC's "Debris."

[02/11/20 - 11:06 PM]
Netflix Draws Curtains on "Six Windows in the Desert"
To be released under the name "Six Windows in the Desert," the short films made by Saudi creators aim to shine a light on thought-provoking subjects with a focus on social themes.

[02/11/20 - 02:05 PM]
HGTV's "Unsellable Houses" Premiere Episodes Deliver Solid Ratings Performance
HGTV further spins the numbers for Tuesday, February 4.

[02/11/20 - 01:29 PM]
May the Best Booze Win: Discovery's All New Series "Master Distiller" Premieres March 3
Judged by three legendary "Moonshiners," three competitors will faceoff each week in a series of challenges focused on making a specific type of spirit, including American whiskey, rum, gin, mountain brandy, and mezcal among others.

[02/11/20 - 11:42 AM]
"Superstore" Renewed for 6th Season
"We're thrilled that 'Superstore' continues to speak to many important and topical issues while simultaneously being hilarious," said Lisa Katz and Tracey Pakosta.

[02/11/20 - 11:05 AM]
A&E to Premiere the Groundbreaking Documentary Series "Accused: Guilty or Innocent?" on April 21
The series offers an intimate account of what happens when someone is formally charged with a crime and sent to trial - all solely from the perspective of the accused, their legal team and family members.

[02/11/20 - 10:44 AM]
Bravo's "Top Chef" Rolls Out the Red Carpet for All Stars LA Premiering Thursday, March 19 at 10 PM ET/PT
It has been nine seasons since the first All Stars competition, and these chefs aren't holding any punches as they battle it out for the largest cash prize in "Top Chef" history.

[02/11/20 - 10:01 AM]
"Florida Girls" Creator and Star Laura Chinn Signs Overall Television Deal with Lionsgate
"When I brought my story to Lionsgate, they were very supportive, enthusiastic and fully embraced my vision," said Chinn.

[02/11/20 - 09:03 AM]
The Wait Is Over! "Forensic Files II", Narrated by Bill Camp, Launches Sunday, February 23 at 10pm ET/PT Exclusively on HLN
The series, which halted production in 2011, returns with new episodes true to the original format, content and continuity, but featuring advancements in investigative technology and production.

[02/11/20 - 08:30 AM]
"Year of the Rabbit" Renewed for Season 2 by IFC and UK's Channel 4
The renewal news comes just days before "Year of the Rabbit" premieres Wednesday, February 19 at 10:30/9:30c on IFC.

[02/11/20 - 08:15 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Tops Charts with "The Bachelor"
The Alphabet takes home top honors in total viewers and adults 18-49.

[02/11/20 - 08:01 AM]
Video: "Altered Carbon" Season 2 - Main Trailer - Netflix
Anthony Mackie is Takeshi Kovacs in season two, streaming February 27.

[02/11/20 - 07:31 AM]
All Aboard "Mighty Express" -- Netflix to Debut Spin Master Entertainment's All-New Animated Preschool Series from the Makers of "Paw Patrol"
Season one will feature 52, 11-minute episodes and debut on Netflix this September.

[02/10/20 - 11:20 PM]
Development Update: Monday, February 10
Updates include: Josh Peck to lead "Turner & Hooch" at Disney+; Kiernan Shipka, Diane Kruger to lead Quibi's "Swimming with Sharks"; and Jason Tracey spearheading "CSI" revival at CBS.

[02/10/20 - 11:31 AM]
Netflix and Alexander Woo Ink Series Overall Deal
Woo will work with Netflix to develop, write and produce content across drama and science fiction genres.

[02/10/20 - 10:52 AM]
"The Oscars" Draws 23.6 Million Viewers to Stand as the Season's No. 1 Awards Show by Wide Margins Over the "Grammys" and "Globes"
ABC spins the numbers for Sunday, February 9.

[02/10/20 - 09:17 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: Oscars Put ABC on Top in Viewers, Demos
Early results put the Alphabet's telecast down from last year among adults 18-49.

[02/10/20 - 09:01 AM]
ABC Orders Season Four Pickup of "The Good Doctor," The No. 1 Series on Monday Nights
"'The Good Doctor' has been a cornerstone on Monday nights and is one of those special heartfelt series that fearlessly tackles inclusivity," said Karey Burke.

[02/10/20 - 08:22 AM]
"Sex Education" Renewed for a Third Season
Netflix broke the news on social media this morning.

[02/10/20 - 04:59 AM]
Starz Announces "Power Book II: Ghost" Cast Following Highly-Anticipated Finale of "Power"
Reprising their roles will be, Michael Rainey Jr. as "Tariq St. Patrick," Shane Johnson as "Cooper Saxe," and Naturi Naughton as "Tasha St. Patrick."

[02/09/20 - 10:01 AM]
The Expansion of the "Power" Universe Continues with the Reveal of Three New Series
"Power Book III: Raising Kanan," "Power Book IV: Influence" and "Power Book V: Force" will follow the previously announced "Power Book II: Ghost."

[02/09/20 - 10:01 AM]
Video: "Survive" - Official Teaser - Quibi
There's only one rule when you're fighting for your life. Sophie Turner and Corey Hawkins.

[02/09/20 - 08:56 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: NBA Tops Demos for ABC; NBC Leads Total Viewers
A low key night sees the Alphabet take home the adults 18-49 crown.

[02/08/20 - 08:29 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Gets Boost from Democratic Debate
The Alphabet's coverage snaps the demo win streak by FOX's "WWE SmackDown."

[02/07/20 - 11:13 PM]
Development Update: Friday, February 7
Updates include: CBS gives pilot orders to "Good Sam," "Out the Door"; Sam Claflin boards Amazon's "Daisy Jones and The Six"; and Chris Wood is the first cast in ABC's "thirtysomething" revival series.

[02/07/20 - 10:01 AM]
Video: "Paradise PD" - Lance Reddick as Agent Clappers - Netflix
The animated series returns Friday, March 6 on the streaming service.

[02/07/20 - 09:10 AM]
Video: "Glitch Techs" New Series Trailer - Netflix Futures
Two teens work at a game store as a front for their actual job: hunting video game monsters who've broken out into the real world.

[02/07/20 - 09:07 AM]
Video: "Mama June" Is Back This March on WE tv
The new season, "Mama June: Family Crisis," bows next month on the cable channel.

[02/07/20 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Most Dangerous Game" - Official Teaser - Quibi
Staying alive comes at a price. Liam Hemsworth and Christoph Waltz.

[02/07/20 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Disney's Fairy Tale Weddings" - Official Trailer - Disney+
Look for the new season next Friday, February 14 on the streaming service.

[02/07/20 - 08:17 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Dramas Top Demos; CBS Comedies Lead Total Viewers
"Grey's Anatomy" and "Young Sheldon" claim said honors for their networks, respectively.







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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.