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    [thursday, may 05, 2016]    
3:01 AM NETFLIX marseille: complete first season (#101-108)
[series premiere]
11:30 AM NICK paw patrol: pups save the polar bears/a pup in sheep's clothing (#311)
5:00 PM CARTOON clarence: mystery girl (#71)
  NICK loud house, the: project loud house/in tents debate (#105)
5:30 PM CARTOON amazing world of gumball, the: the parasite (#141)
  NICK spongebob squarepants: spongebob longpants (#195A)
5:45 PM NICK spongebob squarepants: copybob dittopants (#198B)
6:00 PM CARTOON powerpuff girls, the: puffdora's box (#14)
6:30 PM CARTOON teen titans go!: arms race with legs (#135)
7:00 PM OVATION millennials: growing up in the 21st century: secrets (#101)
[series premiere]
  CARTOON we bare bears: cellie (#208)
7:30 PM CARTOON regular show: rigby goes to the prom
[new time slot]
7:45 PM CARTOON adventure time with finn and jake: bun bun
[new time slot]
8:00 PM CBS big bang theory, the: the line substitution solution (#4X7223)
  FOX bones: the last shot at a second chance (BON-1114)
  The CW dc's legends of tomorrow: river of time (#114)
  ABC grey's anatomy: mama tried (#1222)
  E! l.a. clippers dance squad: tba (#108)
[1st season finale]
  GAC lake guys: tba
[2nd season premiere]
  ESPN nba special: miami @ toronto
  NBCSN nhl special: dallas @ st. louis
  NBC strong: second chances (#106)
  PBS this old house hour, the: episode 1423 (#1423)
  USA wwe smackdown: 050516
8:31 PM CBS odd couple, the: an oscar named desire (#OC209)
9:00 PM The CW 100, the: red sky at morning (#314)
  HISTORY alone: the beasts of night (#203)
  FOX american grit: charlie foxtrot (AMG-104)
  NBC blacklist, the: susan hargrave (#321)
  COOKING carnival eats: mac and cheese and monster meat
  CMT dude perfect show, the: un-twinning (#105)
  CNN eighties, the: the tech boom (#104)
  AXS TV hoff the record: the abduction (#106)
[1st season finale]
  NGC life below zero: breaking through (#706)
  MTV LIVE live from daryl's house: cheap trick (#401)
[4th season premiere]
  FYI man vs child: chef showdown: feast from the east (#208)
  WE mary mary: is this the end? (#510)
  BRAVO million dollar listing: new york: planet of the capes (#503)
  ID motives & murders: where her future ends (#510)
[5th season finale]
  TRAVEL mysteries at the museum: bizarre bread, worst train robbery, legend of the jackalope
  CNBC nhl special: san jose @ nashville
  LIFETIME project runway all stars: new york state of mind (#513-90)
[90-minute 5th season finale]
  ANIMAL PLANET river monsters: tba (#804)
  ABC scandal: trump card (#520)
9:01 PM CBS mom: pure evil and a free piece of cheesecake (#MOM320)
9:30 PM CBS 2 broke girls: and the ten inches (#2BG521)
  CMT ed bassmaster show, the: emilio's new shirt (#104)
10:00 PM A&E 60 days in: institutionalized (#110)
  FX archer: bel panto: part ii (#706)
  FOOD beat bobby flay: fully baked
  DIY building off the grid: big sky ranch: tba
[series premiere]
  ABC catch, the: the ringer (#107)
  COOKING cheap eats: miami
  FYI food porn: chernow down and dirty (#09)
  ID house of horrors: kidnapped: my sister's keeper (#311)
  VICELAND huangs world: sicily (#102)
  TRUTV impractical jokers: centaur of attention
  COMEDY inside amy schumer: brave (#403)
  MTV LIVE later with jools holland: tba (#401)
[4th season premiere]
  SPIKE TV lip sync battle: gina rodriguez vs. wilmer valderrama (#214)
  BBCA orphan black: from instinct to rational control (#404)
  NGC primal survivor: killer climb (#106)
  MTV real world, the: the tipping point (#3107-60)
  CBS rush hour: welcome back, carter (#RH112)
  WE sisters in law: a beach house divided (#107)
  DA unsealed: alien files: the 1952 wave
10:01 PM NBC game of silence: ghosts of quitman (#105)
10:30 PM TRUTV comedy knockout: e=mc2... in my pants
  ID house of horrors: kidnapped: crazy in love (#312)
[3rd season finale]
11:00 PM SHOWTIME gigolos: episode 608 (#608)
[6th season finale]
  HISTORY join or die with craig ferguson: history's biggest presidential bad boy (#113)
  VICELAND king of the road: let the madness begin (#102)
  TRUTV late night snack: the real wright brothers (#109)
  BBCA orphan black: after the black - ep 4
  MTV real world, the: real talk: dump or date?
  BRAVO watch what happens: live: morris chestnut & daniel dae kim (#13084)
11:30 PM BBCA graham norton show, the: paul rudd; seth rogan; martin freeman; birdy (#1906)
  HISTORY night class: tba (#111)
  MTV ridiculousness: family style
[special presentation]

[status] [# of series]
· canceled/ended (2015-2016 season) 53 series
· on hiatus or fate to be determined 1097 series
· currently airing (spring 2016) 454 series
· new this spring (yet to premiere) 13 series
· returning this spring (yet to premiere) 18 series
· new this summer (yet to premiere) 64 series
· returning this summer (yet to premiere) 98 series
· new in 2016/2017 (date TBA) 51 series
· returning in 2016/2017 (date TBA) 253 series
· canceled/ended (2014-2015 season) 317 series

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Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Tops Viewers, Shares Demo Crown with NBC
"Person of Interest" returns up from a year ago for the Eye among adults 18-49.

[05/04/16 - 04:31 PM]
ABC Announces the Teams Competing on the "Battlebots: The Gears Awaken" Preview Special, Airing Tuesday, May 10
The epic robot-fighting tournament "BattleBots" is back for season two this summer on Thursday, June 23.

[05/04/16 - 04:00 PM]
GSN Celebrates Mother's Day with Special Mom-Themed Marathon of "Family Feud," Sunday, May 8
Each of the 10 specially selected half-hour shows features questions designed to remind viewers about the woman they love the most - their mom - on her special day.

[05/04/16 - 02:15 PM]
Seth MacFarlane to Create, Executive-Produce and Star in New Hour-Long, Live-Action Comedic Drama Series for FOX
Set 300 years in the future, the series follows the adventures of the Orville, a not-so-top-of-the-line exploratory ship in Earth's interstellar Fleet.

[05/04/16 - 02:11 PM]
Geniuses Face Off in an Intense Test of Knowledge and Stamina on the Season Premiere of ABC's "500 Questions"
The five-night event series concludes with a two-hour season finale on Wednesday, June 1.

[05/04/16 - 01:03 PM]
"Saturday Night Live" Returns in May with Three Back-to-Back Shows
Brie Larson (May 7), Drake (May 14) and Fred Armisen (May 21) will close out the show's season.

[05/04/16 - 01:01 PM]
Megyn Kelly to Sit Down with Laverne Cox during "MEGYN KELLY presents," Airing Tuesday, May 17, on FOX
As previously announced, the special also will feature Kelly's first extensive sit-down interview with presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.

[05/04/16 - 12:02 PM]
"Check It Out! With Dr. Steve Brule" Season 4 Premieres Friday, June 17th at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT on Adult Swim
The new season will be followed by "Decker: Unclassified," starring Tim Heidecker and Gregg Turkington.

[05/04/16 - 12:00 PM]
Start Your Summer with an Animated Adventure During Freeform's "Funday" Weekend Programming Event on May 14 and 15
Experience college through Mike Wazowski's eye, whip up recipes with Remy, and cheer on Wreck-It Ralph and Aladdin as they attempt to prove themselves as heroes.

[05/04/16 - 11:57 AM]
GSN to Launch First Spinoff Series from "Skin Wars" Franchise; "Skin Wars: Fresh Paint" Debuts Wednesday, June 15 at 10PM ET/PT
The series features three of "Skin Wars" top former contestants who mentor six new, highly accomplished artists each week.

[05/04/16 - 10:49 AM]
National Geographic Launches a Covert Investigation Into the Disappearance of Adventurer Cody Dial in Riveting True-Crime Series, "Missing Dial"
The six-part series launches Sunday, May 22 at 10:00/9:00c on the network.

[05/04/16 - 10:25 AM]
Valerie Bertinelli Entertains Friends & Family on the Return of "Valerie's Home Cooking"
Valerie is back in the kitchen sharing her tips for easy-to-make, delicious dishes and homemade recipes, adding her own signature touches and flavor along the way.

[05/04/16 - 10:08 AM]
TNT Teams Up with E4 on "Foreign Bodies"
The series is the story of a motley gang of travellers embarking on a three-month trip around Asia.

[05/04/16 - 10:01 AM]
2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Champion Abby Wambach Joins ESPN
Wambach will cover international sporting events for the network later this summer at the UEFA European Football Championship 2016 in France and 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

[05/04/16 - 09:39 AM]
E! Announces Four New Unscripted Series as the Pop Culture Powerhouse Continues to Expand on Successful Primetime Slate
Highlights include a spin-off of hit franchise "WAGS" (Wives and Girlfriends of Sports Stars) set against the sunny, sexy backdrop of South Florida.

[05/04/16 - 09:34 AM]
Netflix Celebrates "Marseille"
In advance of the series launch on May 5, Netflix surprised the residents of Marseille today in true Hollywood fashion when a french twist of the original "Hollywood" sign was erected to overlook the city.