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[06/21/10 - 11:26 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Quinn-Tuplets, The" (CBS)

[06/21/10 - 11:25 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Blue Bloods" (CBS)

[06/21/10 - 06:25 PM]
Development Update: Monday, June 21
Updates include: Charice Pempengco to visit FOX's "Glee"; Sean Murray closes deal to return to CBS's "NCIS"; and Starz to develop a domestic take on Australia's "Underbelly."

[06/21/10 - 02:10 PM]
Jimmy Buffett to Host "CMT Presents Jimmy Buffett & Friends: Live from the Gulf Coast" Premiering Thursday, July 1 at 8 P.M. ET/PT on Cmt
The 90-minute special features performances by Kenny Chesney, Zac Brown, Allen Toussaint, Sonny Landreth and Jesse Winchester.

[06/21/10 - 11:57 AM]
Wayne Brady, Jeff Foxworthy, Vanessa Marcil and Alex Trebek to Present on "The 37th Annual Daytime Emmy(R) Awards"
In addition, Ryan Seacrest will introduce the "American Bandstand" and Dick Clark tribute.

[06/21/10 - 11:29 AM]
HBO Renews Hit Series True Blood for Fourth Season
Production will begin early next year in Los Angeles for a summer 2011 debut.

[06/21/10 - 09:26 AM]
Debuts of Scoundrels and Gates Boost Their Slots for Abc
ABC spins the numbers for Sunday, June 20.

[06/21/10 - 06:44 AM]
American Idol Season 10 Auditions Begin Saturday, July 17 in Nashville, Tn
Plus: the show is expanding the eligibility age range for the first time ever to include hopefuls from 15 to 28 years old.

[06/21/10 - 06:12 AM]
Pedigree(R) Food for Dogs and Hallmark Channel Team Up to Help Raise Awareness for Homeless Pets
Said push is tied to the original movie "You Lucky Dog," premiering June 26 on the network.

[06/21/10 - 12:45 AM]
Interview: "Last Comic Standing" Host Craig Robinson

[06/20/10 - 01:55 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Outlaw" (NBC)

[06/20/10 - 09:49 AM]
In a New Twist, "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" Announces Deserving Family in Front of Packed Stadium at New York's Yankee Game
In an episode that will air later this season, the theme of this build will be "New York! New York!"

[06/19/10 - 04:03 PM]
U.S. - Slovenia: ESPN's Most-Watched Soccer Telecast
ESPN spins the numbers for Friday, June 18.

[06/19/10 - 09:56 AM]
The Futon's First Look: "Chase" (NBC)

[06/18/10 - 07:10 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Gates, The" (ABC)

[06/18/10 - 07:09 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Scoundrels" (ABC)

[06/18/10 - 06:33 PM]
Development Update: Friday, June 18
Updates include: Matthew Lillard, Gillian Vigman to lead "The Hard Life" at CMT; ABC Family developing "Shadows"; and Jason O'Mara is officially on board FOX's "Terra Nova."

[06/18/10 - 02:12 PM]
ABC Outdelivers Its Combined Competition on Thursday by 1.9 Million Viewers
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, June 17.

[06/18/10 - 10:47 AM]
ABC Cancels "Happy Town" (Again); Slates "Wife Swap," "Primetime," "Eastwick" Originals
Repeats of "Castle" will instead fill the Wednesday, 10:00/9:00c hour on June 30 and July 7.

[06/18/10 - 10:19 AM]
Showtime Places Another 'Call' for 'Secret Diary'
Production begins in London this August on eight new episodes.

[06/18/10 - 09:16 AM]
Comedy Central(R) Launches 'Portable Lounge' Roaming Online Talk Show Featuring Rotating Cast of Comedic Talent
Each episode will feature two rising, as well as established, comedians riffing on technology and pop culture.

[06/18/10 - 08:27 AM]
Nba Finals Game 7 Generates Highest Overnight Rating Since 1998
ESPN spins ABC's numbers for Thursday, June 17.

[06/18/10 - 07:31 AM]
History(Tm) Counts Down the Many Official Missions to Get the World's Most Wanted Terrorist Leader
10 WAYS TO KILL BIN LADEN premieres Tuesday, June 29 at 8:00/7:00c.

[06/18/10 - 03:01 AM]
Logo Announces Winners for This Year's 'Newnownext Awards'
Winners included Lea Michele, Johnny Weir, Jesus Luz and Michelle Collins.

[06/18/10 - 12:12 AM]
Interview: "The Real L Word" Executive Producers Dan Cutforth & Jane Lipsitz

[06/17/10 - 11:39 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Adam Carolla Project, The" (NBC)

[06/17/10 - 11:38 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Friends with Benefits" (NBC)

[06/17/10 - 06:38 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, June 17
Updates include: Thomas Dekker joins HBO's "Cinema Verite"; and Sean Hayes, Todd Milliner ink overall deal with Universal Media Studios.

[06/17/10 - 12:35 PM]
Late Show Pulls Even with "The Tonight Show" in Adults 18-49 for the First Time Since Jay Leno's Return
CBS spins the late-night numbers for the week of June 7-13.

[06/17/10 - 12:20 PM]
Batter Up! TLC's Sweetens Its Lineup with New Series Dc Cupcakes
The six-part series bows Friday, July 16 at 10:00/9:00c.

[06/17/10 - 11:13 AM]
Pop Superstar Usher to Perform on "So You Think You Can Dance" Tonight on Fox
Usher will sing his latest hit, "OMG," during the first live results show.

[06/17/10 - 11:12 AM]
Nearly 5 Million Viewers Tune in to "Hot in Cleveland"
TV Land spins the numbers for Wednesday, June 16.

[06/17/10 - 10:56 AM]
Ken Jeong (NBC's 'Community') Is Named Spokesperson of NBC's Seventh-Annual 'Stand-Up for Diversity' Comic Search
The highly anticipated talent search begins in New York City on June 28, followed by auditions in San Antonio on August 1 and San Francisco on September 13.

[06/17/10 - 10:27 AM]
BET Awards '10 Adds Heat to an Already Explosive Performance Line Up with Eminem, Alicia Keys, Usher and T Pain
The trio join the previously announced Kanye West, Ludacris, TI, Drake, Diddy, Dirty Money, Nicki Minaj and Rick Ross.

[06/17/10 - 10:23 AM]
Montego Glover and General Colin Powell Join the Lineup, and the President and First Lady Appear, on "America Celebrates July 4th at Ford's Theatre," Friday, July 2 on Abc
Previously announced talent includes Ty Burrell, Kelly Clarkson, Dick Van Dyke, Renée Fleming, Laura Michelle Kelly, Gavin Lee, George Lopez, Lionel Richie and Robin Roberts.

[06/17/10 - 09:19 AM]
Video for Justin Bieber's "Somebody to Love" Featuring Usher to World Premiere on "So You Think You Can Dance" Tonight on Fox
Also on tonight's show, acclaimed dance duo Karine Plantadit and Keith Roberts will take the stage.

[06/17/10 - 08:57 AM]
ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Posts Its 2nd-Highest Adult 18-49 Number in 4 Months
ABC spins the late-night numbers for the week of June 7-11.

[06/17/10 - 07:52 AM]
Scooby-Doo Is Back in Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated Monday, July 12, at 7 P.M. (Et, Pt)
The series features the voices of Frank Welker, Mindy Cohn, Grey DeLisle and Matthew Lillard.

[06/17/10 - 07:36 AM]
The 'Big Easy' Gets a Taste of MTV as the Network Premieres "The Real World: New Orleans" on Wednesday, June 30 at 10pm ET/PT
The cable channel details the cast of the show's latest cycle.

[06/17/10 - 03:02 AM]
BET Networks Unveils First Ever Fandemonium Award at 2010 BET Awards
Followers of Justin Bieber, Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj and Trey Songz will undertake daily challenges to compete for their artist to win the award.

[06/16/10 - 11:56 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Boston's Finest" (ABC)

[06/16/10 - 11:55 PM]
The Futon's First Look: "Edgar Floats" (ABC)

[06/16/10 - 06:52 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, June 16
Updates include: Eddie Cibrian cut from "CSI: Miami"; Oxygen extends "Jerseylicious"; and FOX pilots "The Money Drop."

[06/16/10 - 02:57 PM]
Academy Award(R)-Nominated Actress Rosie Perez to Star in Lifetime Movie Network's Lies in Plain Sight (Wt)
Benito Martinez, Chad Michael Murray, Christoph Sanders, Martha Higareda and Yul Vasquez also star in the project, due this fall.

[06/16/10 - 02:37 PM]
ABC Family's "Pretty Little Liars" Bucks the Trend, Retaining 100% of Its Premiere Audience
ABC Family spins the numbers for Tuesday, June 15.

[06/16/10 - 02:17 PM]
ABC Towers Over Its Competition, Producing the Network's Biggest Summer Tuesday Numbers in 6 Years
ABC spins the numbers for Tuesday, June 15.

[06/16/10 - 02:12 PM]
23rd Annual Shark Week Shows the Apex Predator as Never Before
The annual event kicks off with ULTIMATE AIR JAWS on Sunday, August 1 at 9:00/8:00c.

[06/16/10 - 02:03 PM]
Syfy Will Collect the World's Pop Culture Memorabilia in New Reality Series Hunting Hollywood (Wt)
The six-episode series tracks Joe Maddalena, the world's largest auctioneer of original movie, television and pop culture collectibles.

[06/16/10 - 02:02 PM]
Syfy Launches Multi-Media Marketing Campaign Behind Second Season of Warehouse 13, Most Successful Series Ever, Which Returns July 6
YouTube, Comic Con, Brooklyn Bridge Park and Xbox 360 are among its marketing partners.

[06/16/10 - 01:11 PM]
Peter Facinelli, Fred Willard and Marilu Henner Added to the Cast of Hallmark Channel Original Movie 'Mulligan,' Slated to Air in 2011
Jennie Garth toplines the original, which also stars Ethan Eriskon.







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[07/22/14 - 01:49 PM]
Hide the Donuts! FXX Is Bringing Homer Simpson's Dome to Comic-Con
Starting in August, FXX will become the cable network home for all seasons of "The Simpsons," excluding seasons airing in their first run on FOX.

[07/22/14 - 01:47 PM]
HGTV Still Tops on Sundays - "Flipping the Block" One of HGTV's "Best Series Premieres Ever"
HGTV spins the numbers for Sunday, July 20.

[07/22/14 - 01:14 PM]
Velocity's Hit Car Restoration Series "FantomWorks" Returns for Season Two on Sunday, July 27 at 9 and 10 PM ET/PT
Dan Short and his team kick-off Velocity's week-long summer programming event "Dream Car Week" with all-new back-to-back episodes from season two.

[07/22/14 - 12:10 PM]
Virtual Reality Meets Middle Earth - And The Muppets (!) at Warner Bros.' Star-Packed Booth for Comic-Con 2014
Plus: from Thursday through Sunday, a cavalcade of talent will be signing for fans at the Warner Bros. booth.

[07/22/14 - 12:04 PM]
Spike TV's "Comic-Con All Access" to Be Programmed and Controlled by Fans Via Social Media
Additionally, Spike will celebrate the industries "Game Changer of the Year," as voted by the fans.

[07/22/14 - 11:34 AM]
Adult Swim Once Again Ranks #1 Among Basic Cable Networks for Primetime Delivery of Adults 18-34
Turner spins the numbers for the week of July 14-20.

[07/22/14 - 11:20 AM]
TNT Wins Fourth Week in a Row, with "Major Crimes," "Rizzoli & Isles" and "The Last Ship" Leading the Pack
TNT spins the numbers for the week of July 14-20.

[07/22/14 - 11:16 AM]
Hilarious Roastmaster Jeff Ross Mentors Comics to Roast Famed Funnyman Gilbert Gottfried on NBC's "Last Comic Standing" Thursday, July 24
The result is a no-holds barred, hilarious night of comedy at the Avalon Ballroom in Hollywood, where the comics roast not only Gottfried, but also each other.

[07/22/14 - 11:13 AM]
Premiere of New American Heroes Channel Series "Gunslingers" Breaks Network Record for P2+ and HH Delivery
American Heroes Channel spins the numbers for Sunday, July 20.

[07/22/14 - 11:12 AM]
HBO Confirms Sept. 20 Debut for "On the Run Tour: Beyonce and Jay Z"
Featuring the superstars in their first collaborative tour - and their first HBO concert event - the special will tape September 12 and 13 at Stade de France in Paris.

[07/22/14 - 10:32 AM]
PBS Arts Fall Festival 2014 Kicks Off September 26
Entering its fourth season, the PBS Arts Fall Festival has become a Friday night fall tradition, reaching more than 33 million viewers since its conception in 2011.

[07/22/14 - 10:31 AM]
PBS and BBC Worldwide North America Sign Deal to Bring Fourth Season of "Call the Midwife" to U.S.
Look for a special holiday episode on Sunday, December 28 followed by season four on Sunday, March 29.

[07/22/14 - 10:30 AM]
PBS Announces New Series: "The Brain with Dr. David Eagleman"
The show will premiere in 2015 as part of the PBS "Think Wednesday" lineup of science and nature programming.

[07/22/14 - 10:29 AM]
New PBS Documentary Reveals the Untold Story of the U.S. Navy SEALs
The two-hour special premiers on Veterans Day, Tuesday, November 11 at 9:00/8:00c.

[07/22/14 - 10:28 AM]
PBS and "American Experience" Announce "Walt Disney" to Premiere Fall 2015
The film features rare archival footage from the Disney vaults, scenes from some of his greatest films, and includes interviews with animators and artists who worked with him.