cbs announces renewals for 18 shows for next season >>
freshman comedies "the millers" and "mom" are among those set to return

fox renews quartet for the 2014-15 season >>
they'll join previous pickups "bones," "glee" & "sleepy hollow"

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    [thursday, april 17, 2014]    
12:00 AM CMT raiders of rock: a lynyrd skynyrd lead (#106)
5:00 PM DISNEY win, lose or draw: leo howard & olivia holt (#25)
7:00 PM CNBC nhl special: game 1 - (3) philadelphia at (2) n.y. rangers
8:00 PM ESPN 30 for 30: bad boys (#218)
[two-hour special presentation]
  NBC community: basic sandwich (#513)
[5th season finale]
  E! e! special: secret societies of hollywood: deals and dealers
[one-hour special presentation]
  FOX hell's kitchen: 15 chefs compete (HK-1206)
  NICK instant mom: buy any jeans necessary (#115)
  ID karma's a b*tch!: revenge on wheels (#201)
[2nd season premiere]
  NBCSN nhl special: game 1 - (3) chicago at (2) st. louis
  PBS this old house hour, the: episode 1224 (#1224)
  The CW vampire diaries, the: resident evil
8:30 PM ID karma's a b*tch!: cyber payback (#202)
  NBC parks & recreation: one in 8,000 (#620)
  NICK see dad run: see dad teach emily to drive (#208)
9:00 PM FOX american idol: results show (ID-1335/6A)
  FOOD chopped canada: high steaks (#HA2002H)
  A&E first 48, the: the graveyard shift (#268/1331)
  BIO food factory: nuts about brittle (#205)
  ABC grey's anatomy: go it alone (#1020)
  SCIENCE how it's made: noise barrier walls; front-load washers; bourbon; flexible circuit boards (#1403)
  SPIKE TV impact wrestling: 041714 (#929)
  NGC life below zero: winter's warning (#302)
  WE mary mary: holding the fort (#308)
  TLC my big fat american gypsy wedding: wed at first sight (#303)
  HISTORY pawn star$: sleeping giant (#V853)
  The CW reign: no exit
  FX saint george: hit me with your best shot (#1003)
9:01 PM CBS crazy ones, the: the monster/the lighthouse
[one-hour 1st season finale - special time]
  NBC hollywood game night: 50 charades of grey
9:30 PM FX anger management: charlie catches jordan in the act (#2066)
  BIO food factory: a chocolate orange (#206)
  TRUTV impractical jokers: episode 313 (#313)
  CNBC nhl special: game 1 - (4) minnesota at (1) colorado
  HISTORY pawn star$: saddle up (#V854)
  FOX surviving jack: rhythm is a dancer (JAC-104)
10:00 PM NGC alaska state troopers: meth, knives, & spears (#602)
  FOOD beat bobby flay: old school, new school (#BY0107H)
[1st season finale]
  A&E beyond scared straight: dougherty county, ga -- "song for sandals" (#62/609)
  ID blood relatives: house of lies (#303)
[new time slot]
  CNN chicagoland: back of the yards (#107)
  CMT fna usa: keg stand granny (#102)
  ANIMAL PLANET ice cold gold: point of no return (#207)
  NBC parenthood: the pontiac (#522)
[5th season finale]
  IFC portlandia: late in life drug use (#408)
  MTV real world/road rules challenge, the: love in the fast lane (#2502-90)
  COMEDY review with forrest macneil: revenge, getting rich, aching (#107)
  ABC scandal: the price of free and fair election (#318)
[3rd season finale]
  USA sirens: itsy bitsy spider (#108)
  DA unsealed: alien files: alien spaceships (#218)
  HISTORY vikings: boneless (#208)
10:30 PM HGTV house hunters international: trouble with traffic in jakarta, indonesia (HHINT-6513H)
  NBCSN nhl special: game 1 - (3) los angeles at (2) san jose
11:00 PM TRUTV killer karaoke: rhythm and emus
[1st season finale]
  BRAVO watch what happens: live: lindsay lohan (#11068)

[status] [# of series]
· canceled/ended (2013-2014 season) 39 series
· on hiatus or fate to be determined 868 series
· currently airing (spring 2014) 468 series
· new this spring (yet to premiere) 20 series
· returning this spring (yet to premiere) 18 series
· new this summer (yet to premiere) 47 series
· returning this summer (yet to premiere) 77 series
· new in 2014/2015 (date TBA) 56 series
· returning in 2014/2015 (date TBA) 237 series
· canceled/ended (2012-2013 season) 367 series

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Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, "Idol" Pull Back in Front in Viewers, Demos
Said victory however comes against mostly repeat competition on ABC, CBS and NBC.
Tuesday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: "The Voice" Tops Demos, "NCIS" Leads Viewers
Plus: numbers for ESPN's "30 for 30: Soccer Stories," MTV's "Awkward" and FX's "Fargo."

[04/17/14 - 02:22 PM]
Exclusive World Premiere of Hour-Long Special "SuperSong" Starring Ricky Martin Launches on Crackle April 21
"SuperSong" takes viewers behind-the-scenes with global superstar Ricky Martin and music producer Salaam Remi as they record SuperSong contest winner Elijah King's winning track.

[04/17/14 - 01:48 PM]
"Arnie" Becomes Most-Watched Original Production in Golf Channel History
Golf Channel spins the numbers for Sunday, April 13 through Tuesday, April 15.

[04/17/14 - 01:30 PM]
TBS Hit Series "Sullivan & Son" to Welcome Back Guest Stars Kunal Nayyar, Ken Jeong and Billy Gardell
The series is set to launch its third season with back-to-back episodes Tuesday, June 24 at 10:00/9:00c.

[04/17/14 - 12:04 PM]
The CW Announces Summer 2014 Premiere Dates
Highlights include the return of "Beauty and the Beast" and the premieres of "Backpackers" and "Seed."

[04/17/14 - 12:00 PM]
IDW Entertainment, George Lopez, & David M. Stern Developing "Wormwood" as an Animated Series
David M. Stern has been tapped to write the pilot episode and serve as an executive producer on the series.

[04/17/14 - 11:56 AM]
David Letterman, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, Tracy Morgan, Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro to Headline Spike TV's "One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles"
The 90-minute special, produced in conjunction with Don Mischer Productions, airs on Spike TV on Wednesday, May 28 at 9:00/8:00c.

[04/17/14 - 11:24 AM]
A&E Network Greenlights New Nonfiction Series "D.O.A." (Working Title) from Executive Producer Dick Wolf
The series follows a top team of detectives who will re-examine controversial murder cases in which unresolved questions still linger long after the verdict was determined.

[04/17/14 - 11:18 AM]
"The Tonight Show" Retains 100% of the Prior Week's 18-49 Rating, Sees Growth in Total Viewers
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of April 7-13.

[04/17/14 - 10:30 AM]
Video: First Look Clips at New Seasons of "Maron" & "Comedy Bang! Bang!" - Premieres May 8 on IFC
Today IFC released first look clips from both show's premiere episodes.

[04/17/14 - 10:30 AM]
E!'s "Chelsea Lately" Welcomes Khloe Kardashian, TJ Miller, Loni Love and Mary McCormack as Celebrity Guest Hosts April 21-24
Scheduled guests include Bob Saget, Wiz Khalifa, Mekhi Phifer and Ian Somerhalder.

[04/17/14 - 10:28 AM]
Two-Hour "Lindsay" Finale to Air Sunday, April 20 at 9 P.M. ET/PT on OWN
The OWN docu-series "Lindsay" follows movie star and media sensation Lindsay Lohan on her journey through recovery following a very public period of crisis.

[04/17/14 - 10:01 AM]
Academy Announces Key Dates for the Oscars(R)
The Oscars will be held at the Dolby Theatre(R) at Hollywood & Highland Center(R) in Hollywood, and will be televised live by the ABC Television Network.

[04/17/14 - 09:51 AM]
CBS Is 2013-2014 Comedy Leader - Network Has Eight of the Top 10 Comedies in Viewers; Six of Top 10 in Adults 18-49
CBS spins the numbers for the season to date.

[04/17/14 - 09:39 AM]
Showtime(R) and Kobe Bryant Find Their Muse - The New Original Feature-Length Documentary Captures a Never-Before-Seen Portrait of an Elite Athlete's Professional and Personal Journey
The film is currently in production in Los Angeles and will air this fall on Showtime.

[04/17/14 - 08:53 AM]
"Bad Teachers" - All-New Mini Series Premieres Tuesday, April 22 at 9/8c on Investigation Discovery
The educators exposed in Investigation Discovery's new, three-part series had been beloved by students, looked up to by faculty peers, and trusted by parents.