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    [thursday, march 11, 2010]    
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[03/11/10 - 10:02 PM]
American Idol Top 12 Finalists Revealed
FOX details the latest "American Idol" elimination.

[03/11/10 - 07:00 PM]
Live at the Paley Festival: ABC's "Flash Forward"

[03/11/10 - 04:44 PM]
Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon Defeat All Broadcast and Cable Competition for the Week of March 1-5 in 18-49 and Total Viewers
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of March 1-5.

[03/11/10 - 03:50 PM]
The 'Countdown to Mother's Day' Is on as Hallmark Channel in Hd Invites Viewers to 'Meet My Mom' and Asks Them to Do the Same!
The Lori Loughlin-led original premieres Saturday, May 8 at 9:00/8:00c.

[03/11/10 - 03:11 PM]
Exclusive: TLC Reveals First Wave of Summer Premieres
Newcomers "Mall Cops: Mall of America" (May 27) and "Battle of the Wedding Planners" (June 4) will join a half-dozen returning series.

[03/11/10 - 02:18 PM]
Bravo's "Watch What Happens: Live" Scores Highest Late Night Telecast in Network History
Bravo spins the late-night numbers for Thursday, March 4.

[03/11/10 - 01:05 PM]
TLC Reveals the Hidden Lives of Hoarders in Hoarding: Buried Alive
The eight-part series premieres Sunday, March 14 at 10:00/9:00c.

[03/11/10 - 11:36 AM]
Special Clip Show "V: The Arrival" Airs March 23 on Abc
The Alphabet details the special, which will follow an expanded 66-minute episode of "Lost."

[03/11/10 - 11:21 AM]
A&E's "Billy the Exterminator" Posts Double-Digit Growth in Record-Breaking Season Debut
A&E spins the numbers for Wednesday, March 10.

[03/11/10 - 11:02 AM]
ABC's "Kimmel" Is Up Week to Week by 15% in Viewers and 22% in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the late-night numbers for the week of March 1-5.

[03/11/10 - 10:26 AM]
Top Model Returns to the Runway on the Rise, Building on Fall Premiere in Key Demos
The CW spins the numbers for Wednesday, March 10.

[03/11/10 - 10:13 AM]
Legendary Emmy Winner Betty White Hosts NBC's 'Saturday Night Live' on May 8
White will make her first appearance in Studio 8H.

[03/11/10 - 10:11 AM]
Jason Aldean, Lady Antebellum, Jennifer Hudson, Miranda Lambert, Brad Paisley, George Strait, Taylor Swift and Sugarland Added to Perform on "Acm Presents: Brooks & Dunn -- the Last Rodeo"
The two-hour special airs Sunday, May 23 at 8:00/7:00c on CBS.

[03/11/10 - 10:06 AM]
Spike TV to Present Special Telecast of "The Lost Boys" This Saturday, March 13 in Tribute to Corey Haim
Haim died earlier this week in Burbank, California.

[03/11/10 - 10:03 AM]
David Mitchell and Robert Webb Return to BBC America with All New U.S. Premiere Seasons of Peep Show and That Mitchell and Webb Look
Both series return Wednesday, April 7 on the cable channel.

[03/11/10 - 09:52 AM]
Chad Ocho Cinco Signs a Deal to Play for VH1 in a New Summer Series, 'The Tournament'
The 10-episode, one-hour series is set to premiere in July.

[03/11/10 - 09:34 AM]
Showtime Networks and Disney Enter Into Exclusive Output Agreement for Dreamworks Studios' Feature Films
The agreement covers up to 35 of DreamWorks Studios' films, to be theatrically released between 2010 and 2015.

[03/11/10 - 09:32 AM]
Disney and Starz Entertainment Extend Pay TV Output Agreement
The previous output agreement was set to run through 2012.

[03/11/10 - 09:27 AM]
ABC Marks Its Strongest Wednesday in 4 Weeks in Viewers and Young Adults
ABC spins the numbers for Wednesday, March 10.

[03/11/10 - 09:13 AM]
NBC's Top-Rated Summer Series 'America's Got Talent' Will Tape Shows in Cities Across America Beginning This Friday and Saturday, March 12-13, in Los Angeles
As previously announced, the show's fifth season bows with a two-hour premiere on Tuesday, June 1.

[03/11/10 - 07:38 AM]
Academy Award and Golden Globe Nominee Eric Roberts Will Star in Cult Movie Legend Roger Corman's Sharktopus, Premiering on Syfy in 2010
The film is about "a research scientist and his talented daughter who develop a secret military weapon - a hybrid shark/octopus that can be controlled by electrical implants."

[03/11/10 - 07:17 AM]
Top-Ranked Nickelodeon Announces Its 2010-11 Season Programming Slate at Annual Upfront Presentation
New series include "House of Anubis," "Victorious," "Kung Fu Panda: The Series," "Planet Sheen," "T.U.F.F. Puppy" and "Bubble Guppies."

[03/11/10 - 12:14 AM]
Development Update: Thursday, March 11
Updates include: Traylor Howard joins Dana Gould's comedy pilot at ABC; James Frain to play villain for NBC's "The Cape"; and The CW eyes more reality projects.

[03/10/10 - 07:00 PM]
Live at the Paley Festival: AMC's "Breaking Bad"

[03/10/10 - 12:42 PM]
TLC's New Special Mega Bites Builds Big for Local Community
The special pairs a host, food scientist, and engineer to help the La Cañada community tackle the creation of the world's largest Rice Krispies Treat.

[03/10/10 - 12:36 PM]
BBC America - April Highlights
Plus: beginning Monday, April 26, BBC America will become a dual-feed network, with programming airing at the same time in both the Eastern and Pacific time zones.

[03/10/10 - 11:03 AM]
ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Will Air in Primetime This Saturday Evening with a Rebroadcast of Its Fifth Annual "Jimmy Kimmel Live: After the Academy Awards"
4.7 million viewers tuned into the original airing on Sunday.

[03/10/10 - 11:02 AM]
Premiere of "Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution" Previews Sunday, March 21
ABC confirms the show's premiere date change, as well as pushing "Wife Swap's" return to April 2.

[03/10/10 - 09:40 AM]
Bravo Adds Fifth Night of Programming Boosting Original Hours by 20 Percent
Plus: the network renews "The Fashion Show," "Million Dollar Listing," "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" and "Tabatha's Salon Takeover."

[03/10/10 - 09:15 AM]
Little People, Big World Returns with All-New Episodes
The series returns Monday, April 5 at 8:00/7:00c while its 200th episode airs Monday, May 17.

[03/10/10 - 09:15 AM]
CBS Wins Tuesday in Viewers; Second in Key Demos
CBS spins the numbers for Tuesday, March 9.

[03/10/10 - 08:42 AM]
ABC Is Up Year to Year on Tuesday in Adults 18-49 for 6 Weeks in a Row
ABC spins the numbers for Tuesday, March 9.

[03/10/10 - 08:12 AM]
Syfy's Hit Series, Warehouse 13 Casts Jewel Staite and Sean Maher for Guest Starring Roles
The "Firefly" alums will reunite in the upcoming episode "Mild Mannered."

[03/10/10 - 07:49 AM]
Planet Green Announces Launch of Verge - an All-New Primetime Programming Block
Said lineup will include "30 Days," "Conviction Kitchen," "Living With Ed," "Operation Wild" and more.

[03/10/10 - 06:56 AM]
Discovery Communications and the United Nations Announce Partnership to Celebrate International Year of Biodiversity
The network will work with the CBD "to increase the understanding of the vital role that biodiversity plays in sustaining life on Earth."

[03/10/10 - 12:31 AM]
Interview: "High Society" Co-Star Tinsley Mortimer

[03/10/10 - 12:03 AM]
Development Update: Wednesday, March 10
Updates include: Jimmy Smits reports for "Rough Justice" at NBC; Judy Greer joins FOX's "Tax Man"; and Jason Biggs to star in CBS's "True Love."

[03/09/10 - 07:00 PM]
Live at the Paley Festival: "Seth Macfarlane & Friends"

[03/09/10 - 03:03 PM]
Spring Finale of "Make It Or Break It" Stands as the Series' 2nd-Most-Watched Telecast on Record
ABC Family spins the numbers for Monday, March 8.

[03/09/10 - 02:16 PM]
NBC Primetime Results for the Week of March 1-7
NBC spins the numbers for the week of March 1-7.

[03/09/10 - 01:55 PM]
Fashion and Music Collide for the Network Premiere of BET's Annual Fashion Special Rip the Runway on Monday, March 15 at 10:00 P.M.*
Ludacris, Trina, Nicki Minaj, Estelle, Janelle Monae, Roscoe Dash, Soulja Boy and B.o.B. are among this year's featured performers.

[03/09/10 - 01:43 PM]
Hotch and His Agents Join Forces with Another Bau Team to Solve a Series of Murders in San Francisco, on "Criminal Minds," Wednesday, April 7
Forest Whitaker, Matt Ryan, Michael Kelly and Beau Garrett star in the proposed spin-off.

[03/09/10 - 12:22 PM]
Exclusive: "Lie to Me" Repeats Set for Wednesdays
While new episodes don't start until June 7, repeats of "Lie to Me" will air April 28, May 5 and May 12 on the network.

[03/09/10 - 12:04 PM]
Sundance Channel Celebrates Earth Day with the Global Premiere of the Second Season of Its Original Series, ''The Lazy Environmentalist''
Season two will kick off Tuesday, April 20, just two days before the 40th anniversary of Earth Day.

[03/09/10 - 12:02 PM]
Lifetime Announces World Premiere Dates for Patricia Cornwell Movies
"At Risk" and "The Front" will air Saturday, April 10 and 17, respectively.

[03/09/10 - 11:47 AM]
'Spartacus: Blood and Sand' Star Andy Whitfield Diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
"I'm receiving excellent care, and am feeling strong, positive and determined with an army of support behind me," says Whitfield.

[03/09/10 - 11:14 AM]
ABC Draws Its Biggest Weekly Audience Since September '08
ABC spins the numbers for the week of March 1-7.

[03/09/10 - 11:13 AM]
ABC Monday Beats NBC by 3.8 Million Viewers and by 38% in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for Monday, March 8.

[03/09/10 - 11:06 AM]
Disney Channel Is TV's No. 1 Network in Tweens 9-14 for the 4th Straight Week
Disney Channel spins the numbers for the week of March 1-7.

[03/09/10 - 11:04 AM]
CBS Renews the Boss' Contract
A second cycle of "Undercover Boss" will roll out next season.







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[01/29/15 - 10:13 AM]
"Nightline" Is #1 for the Week - Ranks #1 in Total Viewers 13 of Last 14 Weeks
ABC spins the late-night numbers for the week of January 19-23.

[01/29/15 - 10:12 AM]
Five Greenlights, Two Renewals, And a Premiere! Comedy Central(R) Announces CC:Studios Development Slate
Available now on cc.com is "Roustabout," a comedic travelogue that follows Kurt Braunohler as he jet skis from Chicago to New Orleans to raise money for charity.

[01/29/15 - 10:00 AM]
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The role of 16-year-old Princess Elena, the bold, caring, funny and clever ascendant to the throne in the fairytale kingdom of Avalor, will be voiced by Aimee Carrero.

[01/29/15 - 09:50 AM]
Debut Episode of Sons of Anarchy: The Prospect Mobile Game Premieres Today on the App Store
Said Kurt Sutter, "It's finally fucking here. It's awesome. Play it. Live it. Be the prospect."

[01/29/15 - 08:47 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: "Empire" Continues Its Reign for FOX
The network's newcomer equals last week's series high among adults 18-49.

[01/29/15 - 08:47 AM]
"Chicago P.D." Captures Its Biggest Overall Audience for a Rebroadcast Since April 16, Its Second-Biggest to Date
NBC spins the numbers for Wednesday, January 28.

[01/29/15 - 08:15 AM]
"Shark Week" Returns to Discovery Channel on July 5
A summer long celebration of all things shark, this year's edition will deliver more hours of all new, visually-stunning and informative shark-filled specials than ever before.

[01/29/15 - 08:03 AM]
The Band Perry, Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga and John Legend to Perform on "Stevie Wonder: Songs In the Key of Life - An All-Star Grammy(R) Salute," Monday, Feb. 16 on CBS
They join previously announced performers Janelle Monáe, Ed Sheeran and Usher.

[01/29/15 - 07:17 AM]
Bravo Media Picks Up "Top Chef" for Season 13 and Embarks on Nationwide Casting Call
The network announced open casting calls in cities across the country for chefs interested in competing in the high-stakes culinary competition series starting on February 3.

[01/29/15 - 06:48 AM]
Original Programming on The Weather Channel Registers Double Digit Increases
Upcoming original primetime premieres include "Coast Guard Alaska" (February 23), "Weather of Biblical Proportions" (March 15), and "Brainstormers" (March 22).

[01/29/15 - 06:46 AM]
Country Superstar Tim McGraw to Perform for Glen Campbell at the Oscars(R)
"I'm honored to be asked to sing this powerful song from one of the true legends of the music industry," said McGraw.

[01/29/15 - 06:07 AM]
Crown Media Family Networks, Home Of Hallmark Channel And Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, Announces Its Adoption of "Happy" the Dog as the Company's First-Ever Canine Goodwill Ambassador
"Happy, the Dog" will also appear in the highly-anticipated 2015 Hero Dog Awards, a celebration of courageous canines who have performed extraordinary good deeds, premiering this Fall.

[01/29/15 - 05:01 AM]
Bell Media and CBS Corporation Announce Long-Term Content Licensing and Trademark Agreement for Showtime(R) in Canada
The exclusive, landmark deal will bring the Showtime brand to Canada for the first time, with hundreds of hours of past, present and future Showtime programming being made available across Bell Media platforms.

[01/29/15 - 05:00 AM]
NBC's "The Blacklist" Launches "Red Is on the Run to Thursdays" Scavenger Hunt in 25 Cities
The first three fans in each city to catch the Red decoy, wearing his signature suit and fedora hat, will be rewarded with cash prizes.

[01/28/15 - 05:48 PM]
Breaking News: Supergirl Casts James Olsen
Mehcad Brooks is set as James Olsen, a photographer at CatCo, the media company where Kara (series star Melissa Benoist) works.