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[02/07/07 - 09:56 PM]
Hallmark Channel's "Commercials" Stomp "Puppies" During Superbowl Halftime Special
The Hallmark Channel spins the numbers for Sunday, February 4.

[02/07/07 - 02:23 PM]
Orlando Jones and Todd Bridges Guest Star in Everybody Hates Chris
Jones guest stars as Mr. Newton, a scholarly substitute teacher who makes Chris' life a living hell, while Todd Bridges plays Doc's nephew Monk, in the show's February 12 episode.

[02/07/07 - 02:21 PM]
With Another Strong Performance, "Gilmore Girls" Ranks Second in Adults and Women 18-34
The CW spins the numbers for Tuesday, February 6.

[02/07/07 - 02:20 PM]
Ncis Retains 100% of Its Pre-"American Idol" First-Run Audience
CBS spins the numbers for Tuesday, February 6.

[02/07/07 - 02:09 PM]
Soapnet Acquires "The O.C." and "One Tree Hill," for April Premiere
Both series will begin airing weekdays on the cable channel starting Monday, April 9.

[02/07/07 - 02:07 PM]
It's a Souper Deal for Campbell's and 'Deal Or No Deal'
Campbell Soup Company will team with "Deal" for the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women movement to raise awareness of heart disease in women on Monday, February 12.

[02/07/07 - 01:03 PM]
Cable Ratings Round-Up (Week of January 29-February 4): 'Dirt' Bounces Back, 'Silverman' Strong
USA still the network to beat with four of the top six spots on cable last week.

[02/07/07 - 12:30 PM]
ABC and Harpo Announce "Building a Dream: The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy," a Primetime Special Airing Monday, February 26, 2007
In a one-hour special, Oprah Winfrey brings to television "the incredible five-year journey of the creation the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls -- South Africa."

[02/07/07 - 12:29 PM]
NBC's 'Apprentice' Contestants Take on a Honey of a Task, and the Winning Team Gets to Shoot Hoops with Los Angeles Basketball Legends Kareem Abdul Jabaar, James Worthy and L.A. Lakers Coach Phil Jackson
Sean Yazbeck, the season five winner of "The Apprentice," will observe the honey competition this week and advise Trump in the boardroom.

[02/07/07 - 10:44 AM]
USA Continues #1 Streak
USA spins the numbers for the week of January 29-February 4.

[02/07/07 - 10:42 AM]
Beauty and Brawn Power the CW's Week with Best "Gilmore Girls" in a Year and Most Watched "Smackdown" of the Season
The CW spins the numbers for the week of January 29-February 4.

[02/07/07 - 12:55 AM]
Development Update: Wednesday, February 7
Updates include: "Lost" alum Harold Perrineau is the first to be cast on CBS's "Demons."

[02/06/07 - 09:55 PM]
Love Is a Four Letter Word Premiere on Hallmark Channel Ranks #3 in Time Period
The Hallmark Channel spins the numbers for Saturday, February 3.

[02/06/07 - 03:22 PM]
A Super Week for CBS
CBS spins the numbers for the week of January 29-February 4.

[02/06/07 - 03:20 PM]
Ufc Fighter Tito Ortiz to Guest Star in the CBS Hit Drama "Numb3rs" on Friday, FeB. 16
Ortiz plays Tino Alva, the defending champion in the all-out fighting league.

[02/06/07 - 03:19 PM]
Jeff Zucker Named President and Ceo of NBC Universal Succeeding Bob Wright, Who Will Remain Vice Chairman of Ge
Zucker succeeds Bob Wright, who has served in said role for 21 years.

[02/06/07 - 03:17 PM]
NBC Ratings Results for the Week of JaN. 29 - FeB. 4
NBC spins the numbers for the week of January 29-February 4.

[02/06/07 - 03:13 PM]
Primetime Ratings Report for the Week of January 29, 2007
ABC spins the numbers for the week of January 29-February 4.

[02/06/07 - 12:01 PM]
Rule Number One: Win Time Period
CBS spins the numbers for Monday, February 5.

[02/06/07 - 10:04 AM]
International Superstar Shakira Will Perform on the Grammy(R) Awards for the First Time, Along with Wyclef Jean; Chris Brown, Lionel Richie and Smokey Robinson Team for a Special Segment, and Rascal Flatts Is Set to Perform on "The 49th Annual Grammy(R) Awards," Live from Staples Center in Los Angeles, FeB. 11 on the CBS Television Network
Natasha Bedingfield, Tony Bennett, Lewis Black, Nicolas Cage, Ornette Coleman, LeAnn Rimes, Nicole Scherzinger, Seal and David Spade have also been added as presenters.

[02/06/07 - 10:03 AM]
B.S. Artists Beware! Penn & Teller: Bullshit! Returns for Season Five
The first of ten new half-hour episodes will premiere on Thursday, March 22 at 10:00/9:00c.

[02/06/07 - 12:27 AM]
Development Update: Tuesday, February 6
Updates include: Leads set for ABC's "Pushing Daisies" and "Mr. & Mrs. Smith" while Cole Hauser, Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Kirstie Alley all book pilot roles.

[02/05/07 - 09:51 PM]
Mary-Louise Parker Stars in Oxygen's Newest Original Movie the Robber Bride
Shawn Doyle, Wendy Crewson, Susan Lynch, Amanda Root and Greg Bryk also star in the film, which premieres Saturday, March 3.

[02/05/07 - 09:50 PM]
Ion Media Networks Announces Exclusive Programming Partnership with Bodog Entertainment
Beginning February 13th, ION Television will run original episodes of "BodogFight: St. Petersburg" Tuesdays and Saturdays at 11 p.m. ET/PT.

[02/05/07 - 09:49 PM]
Nab the Best Compilation of Episodes to Hit the StreetS. "Reno 911!: Reno's Most Wanted Uncensored" DVD Busts Into Stores on Tuesday, February 27
The set's bonus features include the deputies' favorite calls and a never-before-seen entertaining live musical performance of "Don't Steal Cable."

[02/05/07 - 06:05 PM]
CBS and the Electric Sheep Company Partner to Create First Machinima Advertising Promo for Major TV Series
Machinima (machine+cinema) is 3D filmmaking within a virtual environment where computer-generated images are captured in real-time, using live "avatar" actors.

[02/05/07 - 06:04 PM]
CBS Sports Reigns Supreme with Second Most Watched Super Bowl Ever
The broadcast also ranks as the third most-watched program in TV history, behind only the "M*A*S*H" Finale and "Super BowL XXX."

[02/05/07 - 06:03 PM]
A Special Post-Super Bowl Broadcast of Hit Sophomore Drama "Criminal Minds" Delivers a Series High Audience of 26.23 Million Viewers
CBS spins the numbers for Sunday, February 4.

[02/05/07 - 06:02 PM]
CBS Announces the Cast of "The Amazing Race: All-Stars" Eleven Former Teams Return for a Second Chance to Compete in a Race Around the World When "The Amazing Race: All-Stars" Premieres Sunday, FeB. 18 on CBS
The new season will "reunite some of the most memorable, entertaining and controversial Teams from previous seasons, who will travel more than 45,000 miles, spanning five continents in 28 days, with stops in such locations as Argentina, Mozambique and Chile, to name a few."

[02/05/07 - 06:01 PM]
CBS Records Group Senor Happy Has Written and Performed the Theme Song for CBS's New Comedy "Rules of Engagement," Premiering Tonight
The theme song, entitled "How Many Ways," is also a track on SeƱor Happy's forthcoming album "I'm Sorry."

[02/05/07 - 06:00 PM]
NBC Universal Television Group Enters Expanded and Comprehensive New Creative Association with Ben Silverman, Emmy and Golden Globe-Winning Producer-Program Executive
The two-year deal gives NBC and NBC Universal's cable networks a first-look at all scripted and unscripted projects from Silverman's prolific Reveille production company.

[02/05/07 - 05:57 PM]
Fast Facts for Sunday, February 4, 2006 (Fast Affiliate Ratings)
ABC spins the numbers for Sunday, February 4.

[02/05/07 - 11:42 AM]
Lost Survivor Guide Available at ABC.com and Yahoo! TV on Tuesday, February 6, Prior to Its Network Premiere
Viewers can also watch all six episodes aired thus far on ABC.com.

[02/05/07 - 09:56 AM]
CBS Sports' Coverage of Super Bowl Xli Scores an Overnight Rating/Share of 42.0/63 as Peyton and Colts Reign Supreme
CBS spins the numbers for Sunday, February 4.

[02/05/07 - 09:56 AM]
The Top Three Finalists Have Been Chosen to Compete for a Live Performance with Justin Timberlake, on "The 49th Annual Grammy Awards," FeB. 11 on the CBS Television Network
The finalists are Africa Miranda from Montgomery, Ala., Brenda Radney from Staten Island, N.Y. and Robyn Troup from Houston, Texas.

[02/05/07 - 09:55 AM]
NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution Has Sold Dick Wolf's Hit Drama "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" in More Than 85% of the U.S.
New markets for the weekday syndication run include NBC affiliate WCMH-TV Columbus, Fox affiliate KDVR-TV Denver, CW affiliate WUPA-TV Atlanta and WNDY-TV/WISH-TV Indianapolis.

[02/05/07 - 09:53 AM]
Multi-Platinum Megastar Ll Cool J Set to Host "38th Naacp Image Awards" Friday, March 2, at 8:00 PM (ET/PT) Live on Fox
This year's honorees include Bono, Bill Cosby and Soledad O'Brien.

[02/05/07 - 12:11 AM]
Development Update: Monday, February 5
Updates include: Brooke Shields, Norbert Leo Butz, Eric Balfour all land pilots, plus new clearances for "UFC Wired" while the CW adds another drama pilot.

[02/02/07 - 03:02 PM]
Interview: "Criminal Minds" Executive Producer Ed Bernero

[02/02/07 - 01:19 PM]
Quick Take for Thursday, February 1, 2007 (Based on Fast Affiliate Ratings)
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, February 1.

[02/02/07 - 01:13 PM]
NBC Premieres 'The Black Donnellys' - New Drama from Oscar Winners Paul Haggis and Bobby Moresco - on Mondays (10-11 P.M. Et) Beginning March 5 and the New Comedy 'Andy Barker, P.I.,' Starring Andy Richter, Will Premiere on Thursdays Beginning March 15 (9:30-10 P.M. Et)
Newcomers will take over for "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip" and "30 Rock" beginning in March.

[02/02/07 - 01:12 PM]
'1 Vs 100' Kicks Off Jam Packed Sweeps Episodes Friday, February 2 at 8:00 PM ET/PT on NBC
Upcoming mob members to include D.L. Hughley, Three 6 Mafia, Sex Therapist Dr. Ruth, Celebrity Blogger Perez Hilton And "Medium's" Allison Dubois.

[02/02/07 - 10:29 AM]
America's Most Wanted Tackles "Silent Epidemic" of Teen Dating Violence Saturday, February 3, on Fox
In this special episode, host John Walsh aims to raise awareness of the issue and empower both teens and their parents to get help.

[02/02/07 - 12:32 AM]
Development Update: Friday, February 2
Updates include: Castings continue on various pilots, new overall deals for Ken Olin and "Mother's" creators plus "Dr. Keith Albow" gets the hook.

[02/01/07 - 06:29 PM]
Quick Take for Wednesday, January 31, 2007 - Final Ratings
ABC spins the numbers for Wednesday, January 31.

[02/01/07 - 06:28 PM]
OscaR.com's Man of Style, Tom Julian, Returns as Commentator for the 79th Annual Academy Awards(R)
Through Oscar.com, Julian was first to chronicle the world of couture fashion on the red carpet of Hollywood's biggest night of the year.

[02/01/07 - 06:27 PM]
Oscar(R).com Kicks Off the 79th Annual Academy Awards(R) with Exclusive "Sneak Peek" Oscar Coverage and More Video Than Ever Before
The awards' official site will provide movie fans with "more video than ever before, including exclusive behind-the-scenes content, a sneak peek into Oscar preparations, as well as online sweepstakes and interactive games."

[02/01/07 - 06:24 PM]
MyNetworkTV Unveils Spring Schedule, Drops Recaps from Current Slate
New slate includes "International Fight League's Total Impact" and two nights of movies as telenovelas are limited to Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

[02/01/07 - 05:49 PM]
Nearly 3.9 Million Total Viewers Feasted on Second Season Finale of 'Top Chef,' Propelling Finale to #1 Telecast on Cable for the Night and Besting ABC's "Primetime" in Head-To-Head Competition
Additionally, 1.768 million total viewers tuned into the launch of "Top Design," making it Bravo's highest rated series premiere in network history.

[02/01/07 - 01:40 PM]
CBS Picks Up the Hit Summer Series "Big Brother" for Its Eighth Edition
Again hosted by Julie Chen, the eighth installment is set to be broadcast this summer.







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[04/18/18 - 04:39 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 04:37 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 04:36 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 02:16 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 12:29 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 12:01 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 11:05 AM]
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[04/18/18 - 11:00 AM]
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[04/18/18 - 10:23 AM]
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