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[04/30/10 - 01:14 PM]
Conan O'Brien Says "Not Possible" Tonight Show Lost Money on His Watch and Six Months Was Too Soon to Judge His Potential - "60 Minutes" Sunday
CBS releases more excerpts from Sunday's interview.

[04/30/10 - 11:42 AM]
We TV Unlocks the Secrets of Life in Prison with the Arresting Women on Death Row Special and Season 3 of Women Behind Bars
The 12-episode third season of "Women Behind Bars" launches Tuesday, May 4 at 10:00/9:00c.

[04/30/10 - 11:00 AM]
Tweet with the Stars of "@cw_network"
Cast and crew from the netlet's lineup will live tweet during episodes of their series the week of May 3-7.

[04/30/10 - 10:25 AM]
Development Update: Friday, April 30
Updates include: FOX moves "Red Dead Redemption" to May 29; MTV looks to revive FOX's "Good Vibes"; and David McCallum to return to CBS's "NCIS."

[04/30/10 - 09:14 AM]
CBS Wins the Opening Night of May Sweep
CBS spins the numbers for Thursday, April 29.

[04/30/10 - 08:54 AM]
ABC Turns in Its Strongest Thursday in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49 in 5 Weeks
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, April 29.

[04/30/10 - 08:49 AM]
Interview: "Army Wives" Executive Producer Deborah Spera

[04/30/10 - 08:48 AM]
Interview: "Kendra" Star Kendra Wilkinson

[04/30/10 - 07:12 AM]
Comedy Great Chris Rock to Stand Up and Be Crowned 'Funniest M.F.' at Spike TV's Biggest Boys Night Out
The network's fourth annual "Guys Choice" event airs Sunday, June 20 at 10:00/9:00c.

[04/30/10 - 07:06 AM]
Oliver Stone and Bruce Wagner to Develop One Hour Dramatic Series for Epix
"Still Holding" explores "the colliding worlds of three disparate people in Los Angeles, and the violent consequences of love and betrayal, of holding on and letting go."

[04/29/10 - 04:25 PM]
NBC to Keep "Mercy" at 9:00/8:00c
The show's two remaining installments will continue on Wednesdays at 9:00/8:00c.

[04/29/10 - 02:55 PM]
'The Tonight Show with Jay Leno' and 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon' Grab April 19-23 Late-Night Wins
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of April 19-23.

[04/29/10 - 02:03 PM]
The CW's "Top Model" Wins the Hour with Young Viewers
The CW spins the numbers for Wednesday, April 28.

[04/29/10 - 01:51 PM]
Conan O'Brien Says He Would Not Have Done What Jay Leno Did to Him - "60 Minutes"
CBS further details Sunday's episode, including quotes from O'Brien.

[04/29/10 - 12:44 PM]
10 Things Out After Two Seasons at ABC Family
Creator Carter Covington announced the news this afternoon via his Twitter account.

[04/29/10 - 12:41 PM]
TLC Wages a War, with Chocolate
The one-hour special CHOCOLATE WARS premieres Monday, May 10 at 10:00/9:00c.

[04/29/10 - 12:13 PM]
Another Dang Season of Squidbillies Debuts on Adult Swim
10 new episodes will roll out Sundays at midnight/11:00c beginning May 16.

[04/29/10 - 11:56 AM]
Nightline Is #2 in Total Viewers -- Fifth Week in a Row
ABC spins the late-night numbers for the week of April 19-23.

[04/29/10 - 10:23 AM]
ABC Announces May Sweeps Programming, Including the Highly Anticipated Series Finale of "Lost" and the Season Premiere of "The Bachelorette"
ABC details its May sweeps highlights (SPOILERS!).

[04/29/10 - 10:06 AM]
Development Update: Thursday, April 29
Updates include: ABC gives series order to "The Six"; E!, OWN to tackle eating disorders; and TLC renews "LA Ink."

[04/29/10 - 09:33 AM]
Animal Planet Provides a Portal Into the Secret Life of Elephants
The two-hour special airs Sunday, May 16 at 8:00/7:00c.

[04/29/10 - 09:10 AM]
The Paley Center for Media Releases New DVD - Paleyfest2010: Lost
Also still available: "PaleyFest2005: Lost from the First Season."

[04/29/10 - 08:51 AM]
ABC Hits 11-Week-Highs on Wednesday
ABC spins the numbers for Wednesday, April 28.

[04/29/10 - 08:32 AM]
Lost's "The Candidate Collection" Available for Purchase for a Limited Time, Beginning Today
Each collector retro image will be custom printed on fine art, museum quality rag photo paper with deckled edges.

[04/29/10 - 03:01 AM]
VH1's 'The Ocd Project' Spotlights the Extreme Treatment of Six People with Severe Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
The eight-episode series premieres Thursday, May 27 at 10:00/9:00c.

[04/28/10 - 03:45 PM]
Deadliest Catch Ratings High Continues
Discovery spins the numbers for Tuesday, April 27.

[04/28/10 - 01:57 PM]
Joan Rivers Returns for the Second Season Premiere of "How'D You Get So Rich?"
The new season will feature the creator of Paul Mitchell Hair Products and the owners of Patron Tequila and Mrs. Fields.

[04/28/10 - 01:33 PM]
Great News, Gleeks! the Nationwide Open Casting Call for "Glee" on Myspace Has Been Extended!
The submission window is being extended by one day starting today, Wednesday, April 28 at 12:00 PM PST, and closing tomorrow, Thursday, April 29 at 11:59 AM PST.

[04/28/10 - 12:40 PM]
NBC Announces Casting Calls for Second Season of 'The Sing-Off'
Auditions will take place in New York City (May 22), Nashville (May 29), Chicago (May 31) and Los Angeles (June 5).

[04/28/10 - 10:04 AM]
Development Update: Wednesday, April 28
Updates include: Michael Ealy to visit Showtime's "Californication"; ABC orders seventh season of "Supernanny"; and Bill Engvall, Mo Rocca to host "Trust Me" pilot for ABC.

[04/28/10 - 10:01 AM]
Syfy and Columbia University School of the Arts Announce New Syfy Imagine Greater Development Award to Be Presented to Top Student Filmmaker
In addition to mentoring from Syfy programming executives, the winner will receive $10,000 towards the production of their film.

[04/28/10 - 09:34 AM]
Golden Globe and Emmy Award Winner Ricky Gervais Set for Encore Performance as Host of NBC's Live Broadcast of 'The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards' on Sunday, January 16, 2011
"I can't believe they invited me back after awful things I said," said Gervais. "Let's see how far I can go this time."

[04/28/10 - 08:54 AM]
Curtis Stone and Natalie Morales to Host the '2010 Miss Usa(R) Pageant' Sunday, May 16 on Nbc
The telecast will feature performances by Trace Adkins and Boys Like Girls, as well as color commentary by Joan and Melissa Rivers.

[04/28/10 - 08:45 AM]
Dwts Results and V Mark Strong Year-To-Year Gains for Abc
ABC spins the numbers for Tuesday, April 27.

[04/28/10 - 08:15 AM]
Logo's Season Finale of 'Rupaul's Drag Race' Burns Ratings Rubber, Clocking in as Network's Highest-Rated and Most-Watched Telecast Ever
Plus: Logo has announced the season three pickup of "RuPaul's Drag Race" as well as the second season pickup of "Untucked."

[04/28/10 - 07:25 AM]
DR. Drew Pinsky Announces Formation of DR. Drew Productions
Dr. Drew is currently in development with Telepictures targeting a fall 2011 premiere.

[04/28/10 - 06:58 AM]
Cartoon Network's Ben 10: Ultimate Alien and Generator Rex Premiere #1 in Their Timeslots Among Boys on All TV
Plus: the network has ordered 32 additional episodes of "Ben 10: Ultimate Alien" and 20 new episodes of "Generator Rex."

[04/28/10 - 04:07 AM]
Cher, Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts and Meryl Streep to Attend the Afi Gala for Mike Nichols
"TV Land Presents: The AFI Life Achievement Awards Honoring Mike Nichols" premieres on TV Land in June.

[04/28/10 - 12:05 AM]
Interview: "In Plain Sight" Co-Star Mary Mccormack & Executive Producer John Mcnamara

[04/27/10 - 04:57 PM]
A Corazon Abierto, an Original Series Adaptation of ABC Studios' Hit Drama Grey's Anatomy, Premieres in Colombia
The series airs as a telenovela with 80 consecutive original episodes airing weeknights.

[04/27/10 - 04:54 PM]
NBC Primetime Results for the Week of April 19-25
NBC spins the numbers for the week of April 19-25.

[04/27/10 - 04:21 PM]
Conan O'Brien to Talk to Steve Kroft in His First Interview Since Leaving the Tonight Show - "60 Minutes" Sunday
Kroft's report will be broadcast Sunday, May 2 at 7:00/6:00c.

[04/27/10 - 03:49 PM]
Tori & Dean Make April 2010 Best Ever for Oxygen Among W18-34, W18-49 and Total Viewers
Oxygen spins the numbers for the month of April.

[04/27/10 - 02:34 PM]
History(Tm) Posts Best Month in Network History
History spins the numbers for the month of April.

[04/27/10 - 02:22 PM]
Worst Case Scenario with Adventurer Bear Grylls Debuts Wednesday, May 5 at 10pm on Discovery Channel
The series is based on the popular survival guides, which have sold more than 9 million units.

[04/27/10 - 12:44 PM]
Fans Sing Their Way to the Tony Awards!
Two finalists will win the opportunity to walk the red carpet at THE 64TH ANNUAL TONY AWARDS at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 13.

[04/27/10 - 12:43 PM]
It's No Joke! CBS's Hit "I Get That a Lot," Featuring Popular Celebrities Pranking Everyday People, Returns with a One-Hour Special on Wednesday, May 19
Wayne Brady, Tim Gunn, Nick Jonas, Wynonna Judd, Jay Mohr and Martha Stewart are featured on the latest installment.

[04/27/10 - 12:30 PM]
Disney Channel Ranks No. 1 in Prime for the 62nd Consecutive Month in Kids 6-14
Disney Channel spins the numbers for the month of April.

[04/27/10 - 12:22 PM]
NBC.com Rolls Out Its Own April-May Sweeps Lineup of Original Content as Companion to NBC's Eventful Sweeps Schedule
Said lineup includes offerings from all four of NBC's Thursday comedies.

[04/27/10 - 12:17 PM]
Glee and Giving Put FOX on Top
FOX spins the numbers for the week of April 19-25.







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[03/30/15 - 01:34 PM]
The Untold Story of the World's Most Famous Sex Symbol Is Revealed in Lifetime(R)'s Miniseries Event, "The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe" Premiering May 30th and 31st
Kelli Garner stars in the title role of the four-hour event.

[03/30/15 - 01:29 PM]
ABC Family's "The Fosters" and "Chasing Life" Rise to Season Highs in Finales
ABC Family further spins the numbers for Monday, March 23.

[03/30/15 - 01:03 PM]
Venture to the Great Swamplands of the South with a New Season of "Buying the Bayou" on Destination America
The series returns with back-to-back episodes on Monday, April 13 at 9:00/8:00c.

[03/30/15 - 12:45 PM]
NBC Will Ease on Down the Road with Dec. 3 Live Production of "The Wiz" Featuring Production Partner Cirque du Soleil Theatrical
Tony Award-winning director Kenny Leon will stage both the television production and Broadway revival of "The Wiz" in collaboration with Tony winner and Broadway icon Harvey Fierstein, who will contribute new material to the original Broadway book by William F. Brown.

[03/30/15 - 12:16 PM]
Animal Planet Goes Behind the Badge of Wildlife's Last Line of Defense with New Series "Lone Star Law"
Also on tap are new seasons of "North Woods Law" and "Rugged Justice."

[03/30/15 - 12:01 PM]
Oxygen Media Increases Original Programming by 25 Percent with Addition of Eight New Series
The newcomers include "Douglas Family Gold," "The Hustle," "Pretty. Strong.," "Player Gets Played," "Boss Nails" and the third installment of the popular franchise, "Preachers of Atlanta."

[03/30/15 - 12:00 PM]
National Geographic Channel's "Killing Jesus" Nabs 3.7 Million Viewers, Scoring Highest Total Viewership in Network History
National Geographic Channel spins the numbers for Sunday, March 29.

[03/30/15 - 11:55 AM]
Bravo Media Expands Diverse Slate with Addition of 10 New and 4 Returning Series Marking Over 40 High-Quality Original Series
New season orders are set for "Ladies of London" season two, "Don't Be Tardy... " season four, "Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles" season eight and "Manzo'd with Children" season two.

[03/30/15 - 11:46 AM]
"The Walking Dead" Season Five Finale Is Highest-Rated Finale in Series History, Delivering 15.8 Million Viewers and 10.4 Million Adults 18-49
AMC spins the numbers for Sunday, March 29.

[03/30/15 - 11:32 AM]
Esquire Network Unveils 2015 Upfront Lineup Bolstering Original Programming with Five New Series
"This new line-up will present even more of the compelling, dynamic content that is engaging our male audience, setting us up for further momentum," said Matt Hanna.

[03/30/15 - 11:27 AM]
truTV & Top Rank Partner to Exclusively Televise Live Friday Night Primetime Boxing Series
The new boxing series, in association with Turner Sports and HBO Sports, will launch on the eve of the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao pay-per-view fight with a card featuring two title bouts inside The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.

[03/30/15 - 11:27 AM]
Live + 7 Day Ratings: ABC's "Secrets and Lies" and "Fresh Off the Boat" Post Their Biggest Playback Gains Yet
ABC further spins the numbers for the week of March 9-15.

[03/30/15 - 11:07 AM]
New Discovery Channel Series "Sons of Winter" Answers Call of the Wild in the Ultimate Coming-of-Age Survival Tale
The series, from Gurney Productions, premieres Tuesday, April 28 at 10:00/9:00c.

[03/30/15 - 11:01 AM]
NBC's "American Odyssey" & Google Invite Viewers to Tour Key Cities and Uncover New Clues with "Explore American Odyssey" Companion Site
Beginning March 30, curious minds will be challenged to uncover the truth by immersing themselves in the online experience "Explore American Odyssey" at www.exploreamericanodyssey.com.

[03/30/15 - 11:01 AM]
ABC Family Picks Up "Shadowhunters," a Saga Series Based on the Beloved New York Times Bestselling Book Series The Mortal Instruments
The series follows 18-year-old Clary Fray, who finds out on her birthday that she is not who she thinks she is but rather comes from a long line of Shadowhunters - human-angel hybrids who hunt down demons.