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[01/10/07 - 11:46 PM]
Oxygen Explores Who Cares About Girls? in Documentary Series Hosted by Lisa Ling
The special "Mothers In Prison - And The Daughters Left Behind" premieres on Sunday, March 25 at 10:00/9:00c.

[01/10/07 - 10:55 PM]
Contestants Dive Into Swimsuit Competition for Famed Fashion Designer Trina Turk on NBC's "The Apprentice: Los Angeles," Airing Sunday, January 14 (9-10 P.M. Et)
The show's latest reward is an evening at the Playboy mansion with Hugh Hefner, founder and editor-in-chief of Playboy magazine.

[01/10/07 - 09:04 PM]
IFC Continues Original Programming Momentum with New Slate of Scripted Projects
The cable channel also orders new seasons of "The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman" and "The Business."

[01/10/07 - 08:37 PM]
Actress Tori Spelling Turns Innkeeper in Oxygen's New Reality Series Tori & Dean: Inn Love
The series, now officially dubbed "Tori & Dean: Inn Love," will premiere Wednesday, March 21 at 10:00/9:00c.

[01/10/07 - 08:13 PM]
The Cast of CBS's New Reality Series, "Armed & Famous" Says Thank You to the Muncie Police Department with a Surprise Gift of Three Fully-Loaded Hummer Suvs
The Muncie Police Department's Chief, Joe Winkle, was so impressed with Jack Osbourne's abilities as a new cadet, that he extended an invitation to Osbourne during the ceremony to become a full-time member of the Muncie Police Department.

[01/10/07 - 05:55 PM]
TV One Announces Production of New Theatrical Competition Series "David E. Talbert's Blackstage" with Playwright David Talbert and Edmonds Entertainment
Actors will compete to become understudies on Talbert's latest play, which stars Morris Chestnut and R&B recording artist Avant and features all-new songs by Vivian Green.

[01/10/07 - 04:29 PM]
Programming Note: Tonight's Presidential Address
President Bush's speech on the Iraq war will disrupt the four major networks' programming tonight.

[01/10/07 - 02:50 PM]
Roseanne Barr Tapped to Host Third Season of Nick at Nite's Funniest Mom in America Competition Premiering Tuesday, April 3
The network's original series returns for its third season on Tuesday, April 3 at 9:30/8:30c.

[01/10/07 - 02:49 PM]
Canwest Global Communications CorP. and Goldman Sachs Capital Partners Announce Agreement to Acquire Alliance Atlantis Communications InC.
GS Capital Partners will now own 100% of Alliance Atlantis' financial interest in the highly successful "C.S.I." franchise.

[01/10/07 - 02:48 PM]
Jennifer Saunders Returns to BBC America
Newcomer "Clatterford," one of two brand-new BBC America comedy co-productions written by and starring "Absolutely Fabulous" creator and star Jennifer Saunders, will premiere Friday, March 9 at 9:00/8:00c.

[01/10/07 - 02:46 PM]
Emmy(R)-Award Winning Actress Debra Messing Stars in 'The Starter Wife'
The six-hour television event premieres on Thursday, May 31 at 9:00/8:00c and runs through Thursday, June 28 on USA.

[01/10/07 - 11:33 AM]
Gmc, LendingtreE.com, Bacardi Limon and Thomasville Furniture Tapped as Partners for Bravo's All-New Interior Design Competition Series 'Top Design'
In addition, ELLE DECOR Magazine has signed on as the on-air magazine sponsor.

[01/10/07 - 11:32 AM]
Carell, Grenier, Hewitt, Longoria and Miller Set as Presenters at Golden Globe Awards
They join previously announced presenters Drew Barrymore, George Clooney, Dane Cook, Geena Davis, Cameron Diaz, Hugh Grant, Jake Gyllenhaal, Salma Hayek, Terrence Howard, Felicity Huffman, Jennifer Lopez, Sarah Jessica Parker, David Spade, John Stamos, Ben Stiller, Hilary Swank, Justin Timberlake, Rachel Weisz, Reese Witherspoon and James Woods.

[01/10/07 - 11:31 AM]
Bravo Honors Acclaimed Actor and Musician in "Moving Image Salutes Will Smith" Premiering Friday, January 12, 2007 at 8:00 PM ET/PT
Presenters include Jada Pinkett, Jaden Smith, Jamie Foxx, Stockard Channing, Cedric The Entertainer, Terrence Howard, Queen Latifah, Eva Mendes, Thandie Newton, Bridget Moynahan, Randy Quaid and Bill Pullman.

[01/10/07 - 11:27 AM]
The 33rd Annual People's Choice Awards Kicks Off the New Year with Many Big Names and Even Bigger Surprises
TV winners include "Two and a Half Men," "The Simpsons," "Grey's Anatomy" and "American Idol."

[01/10/07 - 12:22 AM]
Development Update: Wednesday, January 10
Updates include: Six pilots get the thumbs up from NBC while HBO eyes Kanye West and Ruben Santiago-Hudson projects (plus the weekly cable ratings round-up).

[01/09/07 - 10:41 PM]
The Top 12 Finalists Are Chosen to Compete for a Performance with Justin Timberlake, on "The 49th Annual Grammy Awards," FeB. 11 on the CBS Television Network
The public can log on to Yahoo! Music to view the video submissions, bios and photos of the 12 hopefuls, and vote for their Top 5 favorites.

[01/09/07 - 10:39 PM]
Cook, Davis, Hanks, Lopez and Spade Set as Presenters at Golden Globe Awards
They join previously announced presenters Drew Barrymore, George Clooney, Cameron Diaz, Hugh Grant, Jake Gyllenhaal, Salma Hayek, Terrence Howard, Felicity Huffman, Sarah Jessica Parker, John Stamos, Ben Stiller, Hilary Swank, Justin Timberlake, Rachel Weisz, Reese Witherspoon and James Woods.

[01/09/07 - 10:39 PM]
BET Networks' Explosive Promotional Campaign Heightens Anticipation for the Wire Premiere on January 10 at 9:00 P.M. ET/PT
The network's multi-platform marketing strategy combines grassroots, off-air and on-air promotions.

[01/09/07 - 10:38 PM]
Ufc's Undefeated Rashad Evans Looks to Hook a Tough 'Salmon' on Spike TV
The fight will air live on Thursday, January 25 at 8:00/7:00c.

[01/09/07 - 10:36 PM]
M*a*s*h Is a Major Ratings S*m*a*s*h on TV Land!!
The network's week-long "Major Major M*A*S*H Marathon" averaged 1.3 million total viewers.

[01/09/07 - 10:34 PM]
ABC News to Carry President George Bush's Speech on Wednesday, January 10
Charles Gibson will anchor the network's coverage from New York.

[01/09/07 - 05:53 PM]
NBC's Wild Card Saturday Draws Highest-Rated Primetime Wild Card Game Ever
NBC spins the numbers for Saturday, January 6.

[01/09/07 - 01:25 PM]
Donnie Wahlberg and Jason Gedrick Star in the A&E Original Movie "Kings of South Beach"
The original movie, which also stars Nadine Velazquez and Ricardo Chavira, is set to air on Monday, March 12 at 9:00/8:00c.

[01/09/07 - 01:23 PM]
A&E Network Announces New Development Slate of Real-Life and Alternative Series
Also on tap: new seasons of "The First 48," "King of Cars," "Intervention," "Dog The Bounty Hunter," "Gene Simmons' Family Jewels" and "Criss Angel: Mindfreak."

[01/09/07 - 01:21 PM]
A&E's New Real-Life Series "Sons of Hollywood" Explores the Lives of Three Best Friends Living and Working in the Shadows of Their Famous Parents Premieres Sunday, April 1 @ 10 PM ET/PT
The reality tracks the daily lives of three scions of Hollywood: Randy Spelling, son of the prolific television producer, the late Aaron Spelling; Sean Stewart, son of music legend Rod Stewart; and rising talent manager David Weintraub.

[01/09/07 - 01:20 PM]
A&E Announces First Scripted Drama Series Development Slate in More Than Five Years
Projects from Joel Silver, Sheldon Turner, Dan Therriault, Bruce McKenna, Steven Bochco and Billy Finkelstein are among those in the works at the cable channel.

[01/09/07 - 01:10 PM]
NBC's Hit Reality Show to Hold Casting Calls Across the Country for 'The Biggest Loser' Season Four
Casting calls will be held in Milwaukee, Nashville, Norfolk (Va.), Des Moines, Houston, Columbus (Oh.) and Los Angeles.

[01/09/07 - 01:08 PM]
NBC Wins the Week in Adults 18-49 with Its Highest Non-Olympic Rating in Two Years
NBC spins the numbers for the week of January 1-7.

[01/09/07 - 01:04 PM]
Primetime Ratings Report for the Week of January 1, 2007
ABC spins the numbers for the week of January 1-7.

[01/09/07 - 10:43 AM]
American Idol, the No. 1 Show of Last Season, Returns January 16 and 17 on Fox
The series will once again expand to Thursday nights on February 22, March 1 and March 8.

[01/09/07 - 08:27 AM]
G'Day!!! MTV's "The Real World" Goes Down Under
The next season of the popular MTV reality series, due in the first quarter of 2007, will be based in Sydney, Australia.

[01/09/07 - 08:26 AM]
Film Stars Adam Beach and Kal Penn Guest Star on NBC's 'Law & Order: Svu', Tuesday, January 16, (10 P.M. ET/PT)
Beach plays a detective who works with Ice-T's character while Penn is set as their target.

[01/09/07 - 12:02 AM]
Development Update: Tuesday, January 9
Updates include: ABC, CBS, NBC and the CW all order pilots plus Melissa Joan Hart and Mario Lopez are set to star in an ABC Family holiday movie.

[01/08/07 - 08:34 PM]
Drew Barrymore, Hugh Grant and Terrence Howard Set as Presenters at Golden Globe Awards
They join previously announced presenters George Clooney, Cameron Diaz, Jake Gyllenhaal, Salma Hayek, Felicity Huffman, Sarah Jessica Parker, John Stamos, Ben Stiller, Hilary Swank, Justin Timberlake, Rachel Weisz, Reese Witherspoon and James Woods.

[01/08/07 - 04:11 PM]
Robert Wallace Joins ESPN as Vice President, ESPN Original Entertainment
Wallace previously worked at ABC News as a senior producer and senior story editor for Diane Sawyer at "Prime Time Live."

[01/08/07 - 04:10 PM]
Bob Woodruff Returns to ABC News to Report His Story
The special "To Iraq and Back: Bob Woodruff Reports" to air on Tuesday, February 27 at 10:00/9:00c.

[01/08/07 - 04:09 PM]
Viewers Take the Wheel as MTV's Road Rules Returns with "Road Rules 2007: Viewers' Revenge"
The return of "Road Rules" will find six of "the most infamous former 'Road Rules' cast members as the initial passengers in the RV."

[01/08/07 - 01:39 PM]
'Grease' and the Season Debut of 'The Apprentice' Deliver Strong Sunday Numbers
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, January 7.

[01/08/07 - 01:38 PM]
Calling All Real Housewives! Bravo Launches the 'Are You a Real Housewife' Promotion on Youtube Starting January 8
The Real Housewives YouTube Channel will feature an exclusive sneak peek of the new season's premiere episode beginning January 11.

[01/08/07 - 12:31 PM]
Fast Facts for Sunday, January 7, 2007 (Based on Fast Affiliate Ratings)
ABC spins the numbers for Sunday, January 7.

[01/08/07 - 10:27 AM]
Comedy Central(R) to Launch 'South Park Mobile' Application
The newly developed application enables mobile users to access the network's Emmy Award-winning content from a central hub on their wireless devices.

[01/08/07 - 10:25 AM]
ComedycentraL.com Rings in 2007 with the Launch of 11 New Original Web Series
The latest offerings include "Judge Fudge," a spin-off of "Drawn Together."

[01/08/07 - 10:23 AM]
'Show Me That Smile AgaiN...'
"Growing Pains" returns to Nick at Nite with an all-night, nine-episode marathon on Sunday from 9:00 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. which will repeat from 1:30 until 6:00 a.m.

[01/08/07 - 10:22 AM]
FOX Broadcasting Company, 19 Entertainment and Fremantlemedia Announce Sponsors for Sixth Season of "American Idol"
Ford, Coca-Cola and Cingular Wireless to all return as the show's official sponsors.

[01/08/07 - 10:21 AM]
Recording Artist and Actor Dave Matthews Guest-Stars on "House"
Matthews will play a savant and virtuoso pianist who suffered a severe neurological impairment as the result of an accident when he was a child.

[01/08/07 - 10:19 AM]
Presenters on "The 33rd Annual People's Choice Awards," Tuesday, JaN. 9 on the
Christina Applegate, LL Cool J, David Krumholtz, Eva Longoria, Rob Morrow, Emily Procter, Skeet Ulrich, Ashley Scott, David Spade, Wanda Sykes, Kiefer Sutherland, Kate Walsh, Chandra Wilson, Howie Mandel, Isaiah Washington, Jason Ritter, Lizzy Caplan and Miley Cyrus have been announced as presenters.

[01/08/07 - 10:17 AM]
NBC's Cowboys-Seahawks Highest-Rated Saturday Wild Card Game Since 2003
NBC spins the numbers for Saturday, January 6.

[01/08/07 - 12:14 AM]
Development Update: Monday, January 8
Updates include: Three pilots get the green light at FOX while Kurtwood Smith joins the cast of Showtime's "Insatiable" and Hank Steinberg inks a massive overall deal with NBC Universal Television.

[01/05/07 - 11:22 PM]
Showtime Networks Forms Joint Venture for 3-D Broadband Game Service
he service will provide "a robust collection of full feature games and interactive software, which consumers previously had to purchase at retail."







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