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    [saturday, october 20, 2018]    
12:00 AM HBO tracey ullman's show: episode 16 (#16/304)
6:30 AM CARTOON transformers cyberverse: terminal velocity (#108)
7:30 AM DISNEY ducktales: the most dangerous game ... night (#201)
[2nd season premiere]
8:00 AM DISNEY XD beyblade: burst: full force! charging up!
8:30 AM DISNEY XD yo-kai watch: hapyon detective agency: case no. 6: assault of the thorny yo-kai; mundane mystery investigators vs the phantom thief: the red treasure
9:00 AM DISNEY XD pokémon the series: sun & moon: ultra adventures "some kind of laziness!"
  CARTOON total dramarama: that's a wrap (#113)
  NICKTOONS yu-gi-oh! zexal: #341 ray (#341)
9:30 AM NICK rise of the teenage mutant ninja turtles: mrs. cuddles (#109B)
  DFC zak storm: island of the lost children (#132)
10:00 AM NICK JR shimmer and shine: welcome to zahramay skies (#402)
10:30 AM NICK JR shimmer and shine: pets to the rescue/runaway rainbow (#403)
12:00 PM DFC littlest pet shop: a world of our own: mayor may not/the scratch tree society (#117)
  NICK power rangers: super ninja steel : monster mix-up (#821)
5:09 PM TBS mlb special: alcs gm 6 (if necessary) - astros @ red sox
6:00 PM OXYGEN criminal confessions: belmont county, oh (#203)
[time slot premiere]
7:00 PM OXYGEN unspeakable crime: the killing of jessica chambers: tba (#106)
[1st season finale]
7:30 PM FOX cfb on fox: tba (FSP-1922)
  ABC saturday night college football: no. 2 ohio state at purdue (#1308)
8:00 PM NBC dateline nbc: sa2804 (#120)
  NICK henry danger: flabber gassed (#501)
  LIFETIME killer under the bed
[original telefilm]
  A&E live pd: roll call - 10.20.18
  HALLMARK love, of course
[original telefilm]
  ANIMAL PLANET my cat from hell: philly's forgotten cats (#912)
[9th season finale]
  OXYGEN oxygen special: kemper on kemper: inside the mind of a serial killer
[two-hour special presentation]
8:06 PM A&E live pd: rewind #156
8:15 PM FREEFORM freeform special: hocus pocus 25th anniversary halloween bash
[two-hour special presentation]
8:30 PM NICK knight squad: fright knight (#107)
9:00 PM CBS 48 hours: cold-blooded killer
  DFC bake it like buddy: halloween cakes (#112)
  NAT GEO WILD dr oakley yukon vet: dances with ibexes (#603)
  TRAVEL ghost adventures: commander's house (#SP59)
  SYFY killer high
[original telefilm]
  A&E live pd: live pd - 10.20.18 (#310)
  ANIMAL PLANET pit bulls & parolees: under earl's wing (#1204)
9:09 PM FS1 mlb special: nlcs gm 7 (if necessary) - dodgers @ brewers
10:00 PM CBS 48 hours: tba
  HGTV beachfront bargain hunt renovation: makeover in mathews, virginia (#312)
  OWN black love: love that lasts (#304)
[3rd season finale]
  ID fatal vows: living with the devil (#610)
  HALLMARK hallmark special: 2018 countdown to christmas preview special
[special presentation]
  COOKING iron chef: battle japanese lobster (#803)
  OVATION versailles: truth will out (#303)
  ANIMAL PLANET wolves and warriors: protect the pack (#108)
[1st season finale]
10:30 PM DIY hit properties with nathan morris: hurricanes and hot tubs (#103)
11:00 PM PBS austin city limits: sam smith/anderson east (#4403)
  OVATION versailles: inside versailles (#303)

[status] [# of series]
· canceled/ended (2017-2018 season) 141 series
· on hiatus or fate to be determined 1576 series
· currently airing (fall 2018) 405 series
· new this fall (yet to premiere) 71 series
· returning this fall (yet to premiere) 63 series
· new this winter (yet to premiere) 15 series
· returning this winter (yet to premiere) 25 series
· new in 2018/2019 (date TBA) 110 series
· returning in 2018/2019 (date TBA) 321 series
· canceled/ended (2016-2017 season) 389 series

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Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Holds Onto Demo Crown with "Thursday Night Football"
Despite a blowout Broncos-Cardinals game, the network once again takes home top honors among adults 18-49.

[10/19/18 - 03:01 PM]
CBS Gives Full-Season Orders to "God Friended Me," "Magnum P.I." and "The Neighborhood" for the 2018-2019 Broadcast Season
These series join the previously announced "FBI" as freshman shows receiving full-season orders for 2018-2019 on CBS.

[10/19/18 - 02:48 PM]
The CW's New Fall Series "All American" and "Charmed" Get Additional Local Boost as CW Affiliates Schedule Weekend Airings
CW stations nationwide are re-airing the first two episodes on a special date and time.

[10/19/18 - 01:09 PM]
Matthew Broderick Joins Cast of Netflix High School Apocalypse Dramedy "Daybreak"
He'll play Principal Burr: the cheerful, upbeat principal of Glendale High, Burr knows the name of every kid in school and their favorite character to play in Overwatch.

[10/19/18 - 11:16 AM]
"Station 19" Comes in Hot with a Full-Season Order From ABC
In the Live + 3 Day ratings, "Station 19" built on its season premiere by 24% in Total Viewers and by 25% in Adults 18-49 to set new series highs.

[10/19/18 - 11:00 AM]
FOX Places Back-Nine Order of "The Cool Kids," Joining "Last Man Standing" for a Full Season
The network has picked up nine additional episodes of the new comedy.

[10/19/18 - 10:31 AM]
Video: Showtime(R) Drops the Trailer for New Comedy "Black Monday" on Anniversary of the Historic Stock Market Crash
Don Cheadle, Andrew Rannells and Regina Hall star in the series, premiering Sunday, January 20 at 10:00/9:00c.

[10/19/18 - 10:09 AM]
Kelsea Ballerini, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Dan + Shay, Old Dominion, Carrie Underwood, and Keith Urban Set to Perform at "The 52nd Annual CMA Awards"
Ballerini is a six-time career CMA Awards nominee, returning this year with her fourth consecutive Female Vocalist of the Year nomination.

[10/19/18 - 09:21 AM]
Paloma Faith Joins "Pennyworth" for Epix and Warner Horizon Scripted Television, Based on the Characters from DC
She'll play the series regular role of "Bet Sykes," a spirited, sadistic and sharp-tongued villain.

[10/19/18 - 08:53 AM]
Showtime(R) Releases Season Six Premiere of "Ray Donovan" Early to Subscribers
The episode is now available only to Showtime subscribers via Showtime streaming, Showtime Anytime and on demand.

[10/19/18 - 08:13 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Holds Onto Demo Crown with "Thursday Night Football"
Despite a blowout Broncos-Cardinals game, the network once again takes home top honors among adults 18-49.

[10/19/18 - 08:02 AM]
Video: Sundance TV Releases "Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle" Trailer in Advance of Two-Night Special Event
Look for said event on Saturday, November 17 and Sunday, November 18 at 9:00/8:00c.

[10/19/18 - 07:58 AM]
WE tv's Groundbreaking Docuseries "Love After Lockup" Returns Friday, December 7 at 9PM ET/PT
WE tv's explosive docuseries is back for a second season, exploring new shocking and revealing stories of couples who fall in love despite the prison bars between them.

[10/19/18 - 06:30 AM]
New Kids on the Block Singer Jonathan Knight to Star in HGTV Pilot "Farmhouse Fixer"
"Old farmhouses are American treasures," said Jonathan. "Most have been in the same family for 200 years and have never been renovated. And they're disappearing fast. If we don't save them, they're going to be gone."

[10/19/18 - 06:00 AM]
National Geographic Taps Angela Bassett to Narrate Stunning Natural History Special "The Flood"
The two-hour wildlife documentary special premieres Sunday, November 25 at 8:00/7:00c.

[10/18/18 - 04:45 PM]
Bette Midler, Brooke Shields, John Larroquette, Katie Couric and Peter Gallagher to Guest Star in the CBS/Warner Bros. Television Comedy "Murphy Brown"
Midler reprises her role 20 years later as Caprice Morton, previously known as Caprice Feldman, Murphy's former secretary.