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[09/14/10 - 06:33 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, September 14
Updates include: Ryan Reynolds to produce comedy for NBC; "Grey's Anatomy," "Private Practice" add roles; and Comedy Central to import "Time Trumpet."

[09/14/10 - 05:16 PM]
Catherine Bell Signs on to Star in a 4th Installment of "The Good Witch"
"The Good Witch's Gift," a Hallmark Channel Original Movie, premieres Saturday, November 13.

[09/14/10 - 03:56 PM]
Monday Night Football Delivers Its Best ESPN Opening Night
ESPN spins the numbers for Monday, September 13.

[09/14/10 - 12:36 PM]
TBS Nixes "My Boys" After Four Seasons
Just 784,000 viewers tuned into the show's de facto swan song this past Sunday.

[09/14/10 - 12:08 PM]
FOX Places a Strong Second the Week of September 6-12
FOX spins the numbers for the week of September 6-12.

[09/14/10 - 11:51 AM]
Disney Channel Is TV's No. 1 Network in Total Day for the 13th Consecutive Week
Disney Channel spins the numbers for the week of September 6-12.

[09/14/10 - 11:46 AM]
NFL Football and 'America's Got Talent' Blitz the Primetime Competition for the Week of SepT. 6-12
NBC spins the numbers for the week of September 6-12.

[09/14/10 - 11:45 AM]
Led by "Ncis," CBS Has Top Six Scripted Programs of the Week
CBS spins the numbers for the week of September 6-12.

[09/14/10 - 11:07 AM]
CBS and Bon Jovi Partner in an Exclusive On-Air Fall Programming Campaign Featuring the Band's Never-Before-Broadcast Song, "This Is Our House"
CBS will launch the new promotional spots and, as of this week, www.bonjovi.com is making the single available for download online for the first time.

[09/14/10 - 10:55 AM]
Get Ready for Rocktober with VH1 Classic's Big F'N Premiere Night October 16 @ 9 PM ET/PT
Also due that night: the premiere of "Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy Camp" and the return of "That Metal Show."

[09/14/10 - 10:42 AM]
ABC Is Up Year to Year in Viewers and Young Adults
ABC spins the numbers for the week of September 6-12.

[09/14/10 - 10:37 AM]
ABC Is No. 1 on Monday Across All Key Women Demos
ABC spins the numbers for Monday, September 13.

[09/14/10 - 10:23 AM]
TNT's the Closer and Rizzoli & Isles Close Out Record-Setting Summer as Ad-Supported Cable's Top Two Series
TNT spins the numbers for Monday, September 13.

[09/14/10 - 09:58 AM]
Cake Boss Returns October 11; Production Started on Next Great Baker
Plus: "Jersey Shore's" Snooki to visit Carlo's Bakery on the November 8 episode.

[09/14/10 - 09:43 AM]
Icarly Episode Guest Starring Jane Lynch Nabs Almost 6 Million Total Viewers
Nickelodeon spins the numbers for Saturday, September 11.

[09/14/10 - 09:16 AM]
Exclusive: A&E's "Paranormal State," "Parking Wars" & "Psychic Kids" to Return in October
"Paranormal" and "Psychic Kids" are set for Sundays beginning October 17 while "Parking Wars" returns Tuesday, October 12.

[09/14/10 - 09:14 AM]
Sandra Schron Elevated to Vice President, Production for USA Network, Sleuth and Universal Hd
Formerly director of production on-air, Schron will continue to oversee project management and production of all promotional materials.

[09/14/10 - 09:11 AM]
NBC Teams Up with Ivillage for 'Parenthood' Contest to Promote Season Two of the NBC Hit Series
One contest winner will win a trip for two to Los Angeles and an exclusive visit to the set of the series.

[09/14/10 - 09:03 AM]
Entertainment Studios Announces a Firm Go for "The Gossip Queens"
Loni Love, Alec Mapa, Michelle Collins and Bernadette Pauley co-host the series, which will air in syndication and on Logo beginning September 20.

[09/14/10 - 09:00 AM]
A&E's Hit Real-Life Series "Billy the Exterminator" Returns with All New Episodes Tuesday, September 28 at 10 and 10:30pm ET/PT
The new season will feature 20 new half-hour episodes.

[09/14/10 - 08:42 AM]
Patti Stanger Takes a Bite Out of the Big Apple as Bravo's "The Millionaire Matchmaker" Season Four Returns on Tuesday, October 19 at 9pm ET/PT
Said date marks the show's first fall premiere.

[09/14/10 - 08:24 AM]
Exclusive: TBS Books "Glory Daze" for November 16
The dramedy, about a group of friends who are trying to navigate college life in 1980s Wisconsin, will air Tuesdays at 10:00/9:00c.

[09/14/10 - 07:43 AM]
Oxygen Debuts Two New Social Media Initiatives and Raises the Bar on the Television Viewing Experience
On tap: a Miso app and "Blurts," a voice annotation technology, for its current original series.

[09/14/10 - 07:38 AM]
Spike TV's Scripted Comedy Series "Blue Mountain State" Returns for a Second Season Wednesday, October 20 at 11:00 Pm, ET/PT
Plus: Denise Richards joins the cast while Bill Parcells, Boomer Esiason, Stacy Keibler, Chuck Liddell, Craig Carton and Dan Patrick to guest star.

[09/14/10 - 12:15 AM]
Live at the FOX Fall Eco-Casino Party: "Bones" Star Emily Deschanel

[09/14/10 - 12:14 AM]
Live at the FOX Fall Eco-Casino Party: "Bones" Creator Hart Hanson

[09/14/10 - 12:13 AM]
Live at the FOX Fall Eco-Casino Party: "Lie to Me" Co-Star Kelli Williams

[09/14/10 - 12:02 AM]
Interview: "Life Unexpected" Creator Liz Tigelaar

[09/13/10 - 06:51 PM]
Development Update: Monday, September 13
Updates include: FOX to revisit "Outnumbered"; Stephen Lang in, David Fury out of FOX's "Terra Nova"; and Kourtney Kang and Joe Kelly snag a comedy at ABC.

[09/13/10 - 02:29 PM]
Lifetime Television Greenlights Original Movie Unanswered Prayers
Eric Close, Samantha Mathis and Madchen Amick co-star in the project, which is based on the popular Garth Brooks song of the same name.

[09/13/10 - 02:02 PM]
USA Network Announces 2nd Annual Characters Unite Awards to Recognize Community Heroes Fighting Prejudice and Discrimination
A special PSA featuring "Royal Pains's" Reshma Shetty will encourage viewers to nominate themselves or someone they know.

[09/13/10 - 02:01 PM]
Bravo Hosts the Talk Bubble for the Finale of "Top Chef D.C."
Padma Lakshmi, Tom Colicchio, Gail Simmons and Eric Ripert along with a number of current and past chef'testants will all live tweet during the finale episode.

[09/13/10 - 01:55 PM]
MTV's 2010 Video Music Awards Scores Biggest Audience for Any MTV Telecast Since 2002
MTV spins the numbers for Sunday, September 12.

[09/13/10 - 01:51 PM]
A&E Orders Second Season of the Hit Drama Series 'The Glades' Starring Matt Passmore
13 new episodes will roll out next year on the cable channel.

[09/13/10 - 01:22 PM]
NBC Universal Television Consumer Products and Legacy Interactive(R) Turn Popular Television Show Into an Interactive Game with the Release of House M.D.
The game's PC version is available today while a Nintendo DS incarnation will go on sale next month.

[09/13/10 - 12:53 PM]
Discovery Channel's Hit Series Are Back This October
The cable channel details the return dates for "Mythbusters," "Ghost Lab," "Swamp Loggers," "Storm Chasers" and "Dirty Jobs."

[09/13/10 - 12:28 PM]
NBC Airs Season Finales of Hit Summer Shows 'America's Got Talent' and 'Minute to Win It' This Tuesday and Wednesday, September 14-15 -- Leading Into the Premieres of 'Parenthood' and New Drama 'Outlaw'
The Peacock details its programming highlights for the coming week.

[09/13/10 - 12:10 PM]
Current Program Executives Erin Underhill and Edwin Chung Promoted to Senior Vice President Level by NBC and Universal Media Studios
Underhill oversees "Chase," "Love Bites" and "Parenthood" while Chung supervises "30 Rock," "Community," "Chuck" and "Perfect Couples."

[09/13/10 - 11:58 AM]
A Teacher, a Student, a Software Engineer and a Bartender Are the "Masterchef" Top 4 Finalists
FOX details the Wednesday, September 15 finale of its summer series.

[09/13/10 - 11:28 AM]
Cash in with TLC's New Series Auctioneer$
The new eight-part series airs over four weeks starting Saturday, October 9 at 10:00/9:00c.

[09/13/10 - 10:54 AM]
Jane Seymour and Joe Lando Together Again in 'At Home with Prudence,' a Hallmark Movie Channel Original Beginning Production Today
The "Dear Prudence" sequel also stars Seymour's real-life husband James Keach and daughter Katie Flynn.

[09/13/10 - 09:50 AM]
VH1 Launches 'Don't Forget the Lyrics!' with Host Mark Mcgrath
In addition to VH1, the series premieres this fall, 5 days-a week in broadcast syndication and on Tuesday nights on MyNetworkTV.

[09/13/10 - 09:42 AM]
ABC's "Wipeout" Is Casting for Season Four
The open calls begin Saturday, September 18 in Anaheim, California.

[09/13/10 - 09:30 AM]
"Inside Edition" Begins Its 23rd Season on September 13th, 2010
The series is "the No. 1 syndicated newsmagazine on the air and has ranked among the top 10 first-run syndicated programs every season for the past 22 years."

[09/13/10 - 09:29 AM]
CBS Announces New Broadcast Agreement for the Tony(R) Awards
The three-year deal will keep the ceremony on CBS through 2013, where it has been for the past 32 years.

[09/13/10 - 08:44 AM]
It's Time to Get 'Ugly' Again! New Episodes of Comedy Central's(R) Animated Comedy Series 'Ugly Americans' Debut October 6 at 10:30 P.M.
Plus: "Ugly Americans: Volume One" DVD will be released on Tuesday, October 5.

[09/13/10 - 08:44 AM]
College Bands Throughout the Country Are High Stepping to "CBS's Hawaii Five-0 Marching Band Mania" Contest
So far, bands from 33 states are in the mix, including over a dozen Division I football schools.

[09/13/10 - 08:37 AM]
NBC's Sunday Night Football: Best Season Opening Sun/Mon Primetime Overnight Rating in 13 Years
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, September 12.

[09/13/10 - 08:29 AM]
A&E Network Presents the Us Television Premiere of A&E Indie Films Sundance Award-Winning Documentary the September Issue
The R.J. Cutler film - which follows Anna Wintour, the legendary editor-in-chief of Vogue magazine - will premiere Saturday, September 25 at 10:00/9:00c.

[09/13/10 - 08:05 AM]
Former President Bill Clinton to Appear on 'The Daily Show with Jon Stewart' Thursday, September 16 at 11:00 P.M. ET/PT
President Clinton will also preside over the 2010 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, which takes place next week (September 20-23).







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[09/30/14 - 02:53 PM]
"Monday Night Football" Helps ESPN Win the Night among All Networks
ESPN spins the numbers for Monday, September 29.

[09/30/14 - 02:18 PM]
"Parenthood" Delivered the Show's Highest 18-49 Rating in Live+3 Since October 3, 2013
NBC further spins the numbers for Thursday, September 25.

[09/30/14 - 02:04 PM]
Discovery Channel Moves Up the Cable Ranker and Into the Top Five for Adults and Men During 3Q14
Discovery spins the numbers for the quarter to date.

[09/30/14 - 01:22 PM]
Animal Planet Explores the Striking Similarities of People and Primates in the Natural History Special "The Real Apes of the Planet"
The new two-hour documentary premieres Tuesday, October 21 at 8:00/7:00c on the cable channel.

[09/30/14 - 01:02 PM]
Lifetime Announces Holiday Movie Slate for 2014
"An En Vogue Christmas," "Seasons of Love," "Wally Lamb's Wishin' and Hopin'" and "The Santa Con" will join the previously announced "Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever."

[09/30/14 - 01:01 PM]
Nickelodeon Is Top-Rated Total Day Network for 3Q and September 2014
Nickelodeon spins the numbers for the month and the quarter to date.

[09/30/14 - 12:59 PM]
Premiere of "Gotham" Leads FOX to Rank No. 2 for the Week Among Adults 18-34 and Fourth Among Adults 18-49
FOX spins the numbers for the week of September 22-28.

[09/30/14 - 12:55 PM]
FX Networks Stays in Relationships with "Married" and "You're the Worst"
"Married" is continuing on FX and "You're The Worst" is moving to its new home on FXX.

[09/30/14 - 12:20 PM]
TNT Extends Its Summer Victory by Ranking as Basic Cable's #1 Network in Primetime for Q3 2014 Among Total Viewers
Turner spins the numbers for the third quarter to date.

[09/30/14 - 12:14 PM]
Disney/ABC Television Group Announces the 13th Annual 2014 Talent Showcase, Presented by ABC Casting, Tuesday, October 7, in New York
The 14 featured actors were selected from nearly 7,000 candidates who submitted their resumes, and approximately 500 who auditioned for ABC casting executives in New York.

[09/30/14 - 12:13 PM]
Disney Channel Sweeps Total Day During 3Q 2014 in Total Viewers and Across All Major Youth Demos
Disney Channel spins the numbers for the quarter to date.

[09/30/14 - 12:09 PM]
Frances Berwick Named President of Newly Formed Lifestyle Network Group within NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment
Also, Adam Stotsky has been appointed General Manager of E! Entertainment, responsible for day-to-day operations of the network, in addition to his current role as President, Esquire Network.

[09/30/14 - 12:08 PM]
"The Great Halloween Fright Fight," A One-Hour Special to Haunt Households Before Halloween, Premieres October 28 on ABC
The new special will feature a number of families competing for the greatest haunted Halloween displays and a $50,000 prize.

[09/30/14 - 11:53 AM]
Comedy Central(R) Secures All-Star Cast for New Scripted Series "Another Period"
Lauren Ash, Michael Ian Black, Paget Brewster, Beth Dover, Brett Gelman, Brian Huskey, David Koechner, Jason Ritter, David Wain and Armen Weitzman will join series stars and creators Natasha Leggero and Riki Lindhome.

[09/30/14 - 11:23 AM]
The Kilcher Clan Returns to Discovery for Season Four of "Alaska: The Last Frontier"
This season, the Kilchers face unexpected and daunting challenges due to a historically warm winter.