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    [tuesday, january 19, 2021]    
3:01 AM NETFLIX hello ninja: season 4 (#401-410)
[4th season premiere]
  NETFLIX lovestruck in the city: what if you run into your ex? (#109)
  DISCOVERY+ magnolia table with joanna gaines: tried-and-true appetizers (#105)
  SUNDANCE NOW night caller, the: episode 1 (#101)
[series premiere]
  MOTORTREND.COM shift talkers: tba (#203)
  DISCOVERY+ still a mystery: season 3 (#301-313)
[3rd season premiere]
11:00 AM REELZ world's most evil killers: killer cabbie
12:30 PM DISNEY JUNIOR dino ranch: jane's perfect present; pterodactyl-doodle-doo (#V103)
4:00 PM GSN master minds: trivia, smarts & coded puzzles (#228)
4:30 PM GSN get a clue: monkey business (#212)
6:00 PM GSN people puzzler: somebody's boo (#102)
7:00 PM NBCSN nhl special: washington at pittsburgh
8:00 PM TLC 7 little johnstons: are you gonna marry liz? (#804)
  PBS finding your roots: to the manor born (#701)
[7th season premiere]
  AXS TV impact wrestling: 011921 (#2103)
  NGC life below zero: next generation: in the blood (#201)
[2nd season premiere]
  DISCOVERY moonshiners: sweet corn revenge (#1009)
  CBS ncis: sunburn (#406)
[18th season winter premiere]
  FOX resident, the: mina's kangaroo court (RES-402)
  MTV teen mom 2: briana's family secret (#21021)
[one-hour special presentation]
  The CW two sentence horror stories: instinct (#202)
  NBC zoey's extraordinary playlist: zoey's extraordinary dreams (#203)
8:30 PM The CW two sentence horror stories: imposter (#205)
9:00 PM MTV catfish: the tv show: paul & caitea (#832)
[8th season finale]
  FOOD chopped: grudge match: battle 3 (#4804)
  HISTORY curse of oak island, the: rocky road (#811)
  ID dead silent: the sinner and the saint (#412)
  HGTV fixer to fabulous: a closed-off house turns character-filled home (#212)
  SHOWTIME inside the nfl: 2020 playoff week 2 (#4220)
  DISCOVERY moonshiners: master distiller: tba (#204)
  TLC my big fat fabulous life: weight-loss surgery (#811)
  NBA TV nba special: new orleans pelicans vs. utah jazz
  CBS ncis: head of the snake (#407)
[new episode - special time]
  PBS pbs american portrait: i keep (#103)
  BRAVO real housewives of dallas, the: kary'd away (#503)
  BYUtv survivalists: put the pedal to the metal! (#107)
  The CW trickster: episode 2 (#102)
  MOTORTREND wheeler dealers: try, try, triumph (#2305)
9:01 PM FOX prodigal son: speak of the devil (PR-202)
10:00 PM E! celebrity game face: suck it up and pop a squat (#114)
[1st season finale]
  CMT cmt special: skyville live: kris kristofferson & friends
[one-hour special presentation]
  CBS fbi: most wanted: anonymous (#MW204)
[2nd season winter premiere]
  PBS frontline: president biden (#3908)
  AXS TV impact in 60: knockouts tag team championship (#133)
  NGC life below zero: next generation: northern territories - tba (#101)
  ID murder in the heartland: mother of it all (#307)
  HISTORY proof is out there, the: deep sea sounds and phantom ships
  CNBC streets of dreams with marcus lemonis: harbor drive, san diego (#104)
  FOOD supermarket stakeout: greek, sweet & open-faced eats (#306)
  TLC unpolished: where's the money? (#202)
  BRAVO watch what happens live with andy cohen: bravo experts (#18013)
10:01 PM HGTV house hunters international: you only live once in leiden (#16101)
  NBC nurses: what size are your feet? (#105)
10:30 PM HISTORY proof is out there, the: weeping mary and the montana alien
10:32 PM HGTV house hunters: perfectionist flipper in chicago (#19605)
11:00 PM TBS conan: aubrey plaza (#1453)
  COMEDY daily show with trevor noah, the: tba
  FUSE made from scratch: j.i.d (#208)
  MTV ridiculousness: chanel and sterling cclxii
  VICE vice news tonight: tuesday, january 19, 2021 (#5009)
11:30 PM E! nightly pop: 011921
  FUSE struggle gourmet: polo g makes mac-n-cheese (#108)

[status] [# of series]
· canceled/ended (2020-2021 season) 91 series
· on hiatus or fate to be determined 1792 series
· currently airing (winter 2021) 365 series
· new this winter (yet to premiere) 76 series
· returning this winter (yet to premiere) 97 series
· new this spring (yet to premiere) 11 series
· returning this spring (yet to premiere) 22 series
· new this summer (yet to premiere) 5 series
· returning this summer (yet to premiere) 5 series
· new in 2021/2022 (date TBA) 218 series
· returning in 2021/2022 (date TBA) 394 series
· canceled/ended (2019-2020 season) 267 series

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Monday's Broadcast Ratings: "9-1-1" Returns on Top for FOX
The network leads the night among total viewers, shares the demo crown with ABC.

[01/19/21 - 12:01 PM]
Hallmark Channel Announces "Love Ever After" Month with All New Movies, Return of the Networks Hit Series and More This February
The all new romance movies include "Beverly Hills Wedding" (February 6), "Playing Cupid" (February 13), "Valentine's Again" (February 14), "Mix up in the Mediterranean" (February 20), and "It Was Always You" (February 27).

[01/19/21 - 12:00 PM]
Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Announces All New "Crossword Mysteries" and "Chronicle Mysteries" Movies, Along with Marathons of Your Favorite Mysteries All February
Look for said installments on Sunday, February 14 and Sunday, February 21, respectively.

[01/19/21 - 11:02 AM]
TNT's #1 New Cable Drama "Snowpiercer" Receives Third Season Order
Season two premieres on Monday, January 25 at 9:00/8:00c on TNT.

[01/19/21 - 11:00 AM]
HBO's "Euphoria" Second Special Episode to Premiere Early on HBO Max on January 22
The first special episode, "Trouble Don't Last Always," debuted December 6 on HBO and had an early streaming premiere on HBO Max starting December 4.

[01/19/21 - 10:49 AM]
Crackle Announces the Premiere of Original College Football Documentary Series "Bucket List," Available For Free on Crackle February 1
The series follows outspoken college football legend, Brian "The Boz" Bosworth, as he tours eight of the best destinations in college football today, interviewing coaches, former star players and fans to determine why each stadium deserves a spot on every fan's bucket list.

[01/19/21 - 10:32 AM]
The Biggest Band Breakups, Icons of Pop Music, Celebrity True Crime Mysteries and a Spy Thriller Highlight a February 2021 Lineup with All New Original Stories
"Breaking the Band," "Geraldo Rivera's Murder in the Family" and "World's Most Evil Killers" are among the returning Reelz series.

[01/19/21 - 10:29 AM]
HBO's "Black Art: In the Absence of Light" Debuts February 9
The film is a testament to the indelible contributions of Black American artists in today's contemporary art world.

[01/19/21 - 10:04 AM]
NAACP Announces New Air Date for the 52nd NAACP Image Awards
Previously set for February 20, the event will now air live on BET on March 27.

[01/19/21 - 10:03 AM]
Brad Paisley & Blake Shelton to Host "Grand Ole Opry: 95 Years of Country Music" on Sunday, Feb. 14 on NBC
For almost a century, the Grand Ole Opry has celebrated the past, present and future of country music, showcasing a mix of country legends and the contemporary chart-toppers who have followed in their footsteps.

[01/19/21 - 10:01 AM]
French-Hebrew Language Thriller "Possessions" to Debut on HBO Max on January 28
The series tells the story of Natalie, a young French expatriate in Israel, is charged with the murder of her husband on their wedding night.

[01/19/21 - 09:03 AM]
BET Greenlights Third Season for Hit Scripted Drama "Tyler Perry's Sistas"
The series renewal lands in anticipation of the mid-season premiere of "Tyler Perry's Sistas" Wednesday, January 27 at 9:00/8:00c.

[01/19/21 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Nadiya Bakes" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Delightful cakes and heavenly breads pop from the oven as Nadiya Hussain returns to baking, her happy place, and spotlights creative kindred spirits.

[01/19/21 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Pixar Popcorn" - Official Trailer - Disney+
The collection of 10 mini shorts features characters from Pixar favorites like "Toy Story," "Finding Nemo," "Cars" and "The Incredibles" in all-new, bite-size stories created by Pixar Animation Studios' talented animators.

[01/19/21 - 08:54 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: "9-1-1" Returns on Top for FOX
The network leads the night among total viewers, shares the demo crown with ABC.

[01/19/21 - 08:18 AM]
Peacock Is Going Back to Bayside as Critically Acclaimed Comedy "Saved by the Bell" Is Renewed for a Second Season
"Hopefully we stay on Peacock for many more seasons, and then in 30 years, somebody does a reboot of our reboot and invents the threeboot," said writer and executive producer Tracey Wigfield.