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[10/04/06 - 04:17 PM]
'Eureka' Renewed for Second Season on Sci Fi
Production on a 13-episode second season to begin in Vancouver this spring for a summer 2007 return.

[10/04/06 - 04:14 PM]
MR. T Puts the 'T' in Mul-T-Platform as Digital Content for TV Land's Original Series I Pity the Fool Launches on Yahoo! TV and TVlanD.com
Series will debut exclusively on Yahoo! TV(http://tv.yahoo.com) on Thursday, October 5, a week before its on-air debut on TV Land.

[10/04/06 - 04:09 PM]
ABC Postpones 'Knights,' Expands 'Dancing'
Newcomer will instead roll out later this season as part of the network's post-"Dancing" lineup.

[10/04/06 - 02:29 PM]
Gilmore Girls Gains Viewers in Second Week
The CW spins the numbers for Tuesday, October 3.

[10/04/06 - 02:27 PM]
Vincent D'Onofrio, Kathryn Erbe, Jamey Sheridan and Courtney B. Vance Star in the Shockingly Suspenseful and Intriguing Television Drama
Season two of "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" set to be released on DVD on December 12.

[10/04/06 - 02:25 PM]
Quick Take for Tuesday, October 3, 2006 (Based on Fast Affiliate Ratings)
ABC spins the numbers for Tuesday, October 3.

[10/04/06 - 12:37 PM]
ABC Entertainment's Hispanic Targeted Marketing for "Desperate Housewives" and "Ugly Betty" Drives Both Shows to a Ratings Success Among the Hispanic Audience
Both series' premieres ranked as the No. 1 show of the evening and time period among all Hispanic viewers watching English language television.

[10/04/06 - 11:43 AM]
Since Its Debut, the CW Posts Double-Digit Increases Over WB in Key Demos "Gilmore Girls" Ranks Third in Adults 18-34 and Women 18-34 Versus Tough Competition from "House" and "Dancing with the Stars"
The CW spins the numbers for the week of September 25-October 1.

[10/04/06 - 10:49 AM]
Comedy Central(R) Peeks Under the Hood with the Series Pick-Up of "American Body Shop"
New "Reno 911"-esque series to premiere next summer.

[10/04/06 - 10:30 AM]
NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution Has Sold Hit Dramatic Series "House" in More Than 80% of U.S.
Repeats of the medical drama will air across the country on weekends beginning in the fall of 2008.

[10/04/06 - 10:26 AM]
Ncis and "The Unit" Deliver Season High Ratings in Viewers and Key Demographics
CBS spins the numbers for Tuesday, October 3.

[10/04/06 - 10:25 AM]
Quick Take for Monday, October 2, 2006 - Final Ratings
ABC spins the numbers for Monday, October 2.

[10/04/06 - 09:52 AM]
The O.C. Returns Thursday, November 2, on FOX
More details set about the new season, including that "Everwood's" Chris Pratt will appear in a multi-episode arc.

[10/04/06 - 09:50 AM]
24 Sets the Clock for Season Six
Two-night, four-hour event set for Sunday, January 14, and Monday, January 15.

[10/04/06 - 09:48 AM]
Heather Locklear and Johnathon Schaech to Star in 'Angels Fall,' Third of Four Nora Roberts Best-Selling Novels Adapted Into Lifetime Original Movies Airing in February 2007
Other Roberts adaptations include "Carolina Moon" starring Claire Forlani, Oliver Hudson and Jacqueline Bisset, and on "Montana Sky" starring John Corbett, Ashley Williams, Charlotte Ross and Diane Ladd.

[10/04/06 - 09:44 AM]
Warner BroS. International Television Makes New Format Deals with Russian Broadcasters for Productions of Suddenly Susan, Perfect Strangers, Step by Step and Full House
Russian broadcasters to produce local versions of "Suddenly Susan," "Perfect Strangers," "Step by Step" and "Full House."

[10/04/06 - 09:42 AM]
The Stars Continue to Align on Sunday on Vh1!
1.9 million total viewers watch "Fit Club" finale while 4.0 million tune into a new "Flavor of Love."

[10/04/06 - 09:39 AM]
Spike TV Highlights - November 2006
Among the highlights: season five of "MXC" set for Friday, November 10 at midnight.

[10/04/06 - 09:00 AM]
The Class and "How I Met Your Mother" to Switch Time Periods, Effective Monday, OcT. 9
CBS makes it official: "Mother" and "Class" to swap slots beginning Monday.

[10/04/06 - 12:00 AM]
Tito 'The Huntington Beach Bad Boy' Ortiz Takes on Ken 'The World's Most Dangerous Man' Shamrock on Spike TV
The special UFC event will air live from Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Floria.

[10/03/06 - 08:42 PM]
'VH1 Hip Hop Honors' Red Carpet Pre-Show to Air Exclusively on Vspot, VH1's Broadband Channel with Hosts Salt, Pepa, and Spinderella
Former "VH1 Hip Hop Honors" honorees Salt, Pepa and Spinderella will host this year's red carpet and backstage interviews at "VH1 Hip Hop Honors."

[10/03/06 - 08:05 PM]
ESPN's NFL Coverage Up 30% VS. 2005
Eagles/Packers showdown is also cable television's fourth-biggest audience of all time, and third-biggest this year.

[10/03/06 - 07:57 PM]
CBS to Swap 'Class,' 'Mother'; 'Christine' Gets Full Season
The pair are expected to trade time slots beginning next week while "Christine" has been given a 22-episode full season order.

[10/03/06 - 03:19 PM]
NBC Delivers Primetime's Biggest Gains Versus Last Year for the Week and the Season
NBC spins the numbers for the week of September 25-October 1.

[10/03/06 - 01:16 PM]
Primetime Ratings Report for the Week of September 25, 2006
ABC spins the numbers for the week of September 25-October 1.

[10/03/06 - 01:01 PM]
CBS Makes It Two Straight Wins in Viewers and Adults 25-54
CBS spins the numbers for the week of September 25-October 1.

[10/03/06 - 12:56 PM]
60 Minutes Draws Its Largest Audience in Six Months
Sunday's 15.13 million viewers mark its largest audience since March.

[10/03/06 - 12:52 PM]
Keith Urban and Martina Mcbride Are Announced to Perform on "The 40th Annual Cma Awards"
The pair join the previously announced Dierks Bentley, Brooks & Dunn, Kenny Chesney, Sara Evans, Alan Jackson, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, George Strait, Carrie Underwood and Gretchen Wilson.

[10/03/06 - 12:48 PM]
ABC and Sony Bmg Music Entertainment / Modest Entertainment Partner to Produce Music Video Using Scenes from the New Season of "Lost" and Brian Mcfadden's Video from His Debut Solo Album, "Irish Son"
The four-minute video, available on ABC.com, combines scenes from the first two seasons of the show as well as previews the upcoming season.

[10/03/06 - 11:16 AM]
Saturday Night Live Lands Top Talent for October
Jaime Pressly, John C. Reilly and Hugh Laurie named hosts for "SNL's" three October shows. Musical guests include Corinne Bailey Rae, My Chemical Romance and Beck.

[10/03/06 - 10:17 AM]
Cartoon Network Completes Production on First Original Live-Action Movie Re-Animated
The project, about a 12-year-old boy whose life is turned upside down after an accident at an amusement park, is currently in post-production with a premiere date yet to be determined.

[10/03/06 - 10:13 AM]
ESPN's the Contender Season Finale Ranks as One of the Highest-Rated Eoe Boxing Telecasts in Nine Years
2.3 million viewers tuned into the show's two-hour September 26 season finale.

[10/03/06 - 09:55 AM]
CBS Wins Monday in Viewers, Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54
CBS spins the numbers for Monday, October 2.

[10/03/06 - 09:41 AM]
FOX Fall TV Line Up Launches on FOX Interactive Media's MyspacE.com and FOX Television Station Group's Myfoxlocal Sites
Full episodes of "Bones," "Prison Break," "Standoff," "Vanished," "'Til Death," "The Loop" and "Justice" to be available on MySpace.com and the MyFoxLocal web sites, in 24 owned and operated markets.

[10/03/06 - 09:35 AM]
MTV Announces Greenlight of Two New Shows from Critically Acclaimed News & Docs Department
Newcomers "Engaged & Underage" and "MTV Show Choir" to premiere in 2007.

[10/03/06 - 12:00 AM]
AMC Attracts Key Advertiser with Popular Date Night Programming Block
The movie block airs Mondays at 8:00/7:00c.

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
Celebrities Say the Darndest Things!

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
Spike TV's Production of Frank Spotnitz and Vince Gilligan Pilot 'A.M.P.E.D.' Set to Begin October 2 in Vancouver

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
Sci Fi Channel and Sundance Channel Join Forces to Bring 'Exposure' to Novice Film Auteurs

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
Sci Fi Channel Partners with Thinkquest as Part of Network's New Visions for Tomorrow Public Affairs Initiative

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
Sci Fi Channel Announces 'Visions for Tomorrow' Advisory Board

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
Sci Fi Channel's 'Visions for Tomorrow' Launches at 'Wired' Nextfest

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
'NBC Sunday Night Football' Week 4 Up 8% from 2005

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
Legendary Oscar, Emmy and Tony Winning Actress Liza Minnelli Guest Stars on 'Law & Order: Criminal Intent'

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
The N, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks Partner to Unveil First-Ever Interactive Technology for a Scripted TV Series

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
MTV Greenlights "Nick Cannon Presents: Short Circuitz"

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
FOX Reality, Sky One, Magic Pictures InC., and Talent Television Announce New Us/Uk Co-Production

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
Jerry Seinfeld Stays Up Late for Laughs on "Talkshow with Spike Feresten" Saturday, October 21, on FOX

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
Alfonso Ribeiro Named "Celebrity Duets" Champion on Series Finale Tonight on FOX

[10/02/06 - 12:00 AM]
CW Scores Second on Friday with "Smackdown" in Target Demos of Men 18-34 and 18-49







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[01/18/20 - 10:06 AM]
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[01/18/20 - 08:22 AM]
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[01/18/20 - 08:02 AM]
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