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[12/31/10 - 11:40 AM]
Most-Viewed Year for ESPN, ESPN2 & ESPN Networks Combined
ESPN spins the numbers for the year to date.

[12/31/10 - 09:14 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Leads Repeat Race
"The Big Bang Theory" leads the charge as the top adults 18-49 draw.

[12/31/10 - 08:43 AM]
UConn-Stanford Posts ESPN's Highest Regular-Season Women's Basketball Rating Ever
ESPN spins the numbers for Thursday, December 30.

[12/31/10 - 12:07 AM]
Interview: OWN Chief Creative Officer Lisa Erspamer
The executive chats about this weekend's launch of The Oprah Winfrey Network.

[12/30/10 - 01:19 PM]
"Your OWN Show: Oprah's Search for the Next TV Star" Announces Ten Contestants Chosen to Compete for Their Own Show
Nancy O'Dell and Carson Kressley host the series, premiering Friday, January 7 at 9:00/8:00c.

[12/30/10 - 01:18 PM]
Check Into New Year's Eve on Foursquare for the Chance to See Yourself Live on Bravo's "Watch What Happens Live: Andy's New Year's Eve Party"
Throughout the broadcast, a ticker-like module will scroll across the bottom of the screen highlighting users.

[12/30/10 - 11:23 AM]
MTV Confirms Snooki Ball Drop Moving Forward in Seaside Heights, New Jersey as Part of "New Year's Bash 2011"
"We love our Times Square home and while we're disappointed there won't be a Snooki ball drop there," the network said in a statement. "She cannot be denied!"

[12/30/10 - 10:09 AM]
Driven by a Strong Slate of Repeat Comedies, ABC Ranks No. 1 on Wednesday
ABC spins the numbers for Wednesday, December 29.

[12/30/10 - 08:31 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Repeats Snag Demo Crown
"Modern Family" is the top draw among adults 18-49 last night.

[12/29/10 - 11:14 AM]
Viewers Can Tune in for a "Pretty Little Liars" All-Day Marathon Monday, January 3 Starting at 11:00 am ET/PT Leading into Series' Mid-Season Premiere
Said run will consist of nine back-to-back episodes from its summer season.

[12/29/10 - 11:06 AM]
2010 is ABC Family's Most-Watched Year in Prime Across All Key Demos
ABC Family spins the numbers for the year to date.

[12/29/10 - 09:05 AM]
Tuesday Edition of "Sunday Night Football" Earns 15.2 Overnight; No. 1 Show on Tuesday
NBC spins the numbers for Tuesday, December 28.

[12/29/10 - 08:49 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: Rescheduled "SNF" Sparks NBC
The Vikings/Eagles shocker dominates the competition last night.

[12/29/10 - 08:25 AM]
Exclusive: Starz to Sneak "Camelot" Premiere After "Spartacus" Finale on February 25
"Camelot" then will formally launch Friday, April 1 at 10:00/9:00c as previously announced.

[12/28/10 - 04:27 PM]
2010 is Disney XD's Most-Watched Year on Record in Prime and Total Day in Total Viewers and Target Kid and Boy Demographics
Disney XD spins the numbers for the year to date.

[12/28/10 - 04:26 PM]
Disney Channel Delivers Most-Watched Year in its History
Disney Channel spins the numbers for the year to date.

[12/28/10 - 04:04 PM]
Saints-Falcons "MNF" Finale is Cable's No. 3 Audience All-Time and Most-Watched Cable Show of Year
ESPN spins the numbers for Monday, December 27.

[12/28/10 - 01:40 PM]
Video: "Glee" - 10 Things About Chord Overstreet
The network spotlights the actor in this behind-the-scenes video.

[12/28/10 - 12:34 PM]
CBS Wins in Viewers for the 13th Time in 14 Weeks
CBS spins the numbers for the week of December 20-26.

[12/28/10 - 11:50 AM]
FOX Wins the Fall Among Young Adults and Teens
FOX spins the numbers for the week of December 20-26 and the season to date.

[12/28/10 - 11:43 AM]
CBS Bumps Next Original "Criminal Minds" to January 19
Said installment will lead into the Wednesday premiere of "Blue Bloods" that same night at 10:00/9:00c.

[12/28/10 - 11:25 AM]
TV Land Kicks Off New Year's Day With A Hilarious Marathon of Cable's #1 Sitcom, "Hot in Cleveland"
The four-hour marathon includes a rebroadcast of "Behind the Hotness."

[12/28/10 - 10:26 AM]
ABC's Weekly Primetime Ratings - Week #14
ABC spins the numbers for the week of December 20-26.

[12/28/10 - 09:56 AM]
NBC Ties for #2 in 18-49 for the Primetime Week of Dec. 20-26
NBC spins the numbers for the week of December 20-26.

[12/28/10 - 09:35 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Wins Repeat Race
All five broadcast networks were in repeats last night.

[12/28/10 - 08:57 AM]
"People's Choice Awards 2011" Announces Celebrity Attendees for the First Awards Show of the New Year
Plus: Diddy-Dirty Money will perform a single from their latest album "Last Train To Paris."

[12/28/10 - 06:01 AM]
America Gets Ready to be "HGTV'd" by Network's Stars
In each episode, a different HGTV star will travel across America in an 18-wheeler, surprising fans with jaw-dropping makeovers and over-the top home transformations.

[12/28/10 - 12:34 AM]
Interview: "Hardcore Pawn" Executive Producer Anthony Horn
truTV's hit original series returns for season two tonight at 10:00/9:00c.

[12/27/10 - 11:42 AM]
Largest Audience Ever for NBA Christmas Day on ABC & ESPN
ESPN spins the numbers for Saturday, December 25.

[12/27/10 - 08:55 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Rides NFL Overrun, Repeats
NBC falls behind without "Sunday Night Football" as the game gets moved to Tuesday.

[12/27/10 - 08:09 AM]
Cast of Smash Hit Musical "American Idiot" and Teen Star Greyson Chance to Perform Live in Times Square During "NBC's New Year's Eve With Carson Daly" on December 31
Additionally, Jimmy Fallon and Brian Williams treat viewers to a special appearance.

[12/27/10 - 05:01 AM]
Outdoor Channel Rings in the New Year With 19 New Shows, 50 Returning Favorites & Celebrity Star-Power
Said lineup includes shows from Tom Brokaw, Michael Keaton, Zach Gilford, Jeff Foxworthy and Matt Hughes.

[12/26/10 - 11:59 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: "Transformers" Reign on Christmas Day
The feature presentation lifts ABC on the holiday evening.

[12/25/10 - 03:36 PM]
Wednesday's Cable Ratings: College Football Sparks ESPN
"Psych," "Storage Wars" and "Meet the Browns" can't quite catch ESPN on the night.

[12/25/10 - 03:35 PM]
Tuesday's Cable Ratings: "Smackdown" Special Lifts USA
A special USA edition of the franchise holds off MTV's "16 & Pregnant."

[12/25/10 - 03:34 PM]
Monday's Cable Ratings: "MNF" Eclipses the Competition
Bears/Vikings on ESPN overshadows TNT's scripted originals.

[12/25/10 - 03:32 PM]
Sunday's Cable Ratings: "Atlanta" Takes Top Spot
Bravo's reality franchise wins the night by wide margins.

[12/25/10 - 03:31 PM]
Friday's Cable Ratings: Discovery Strikes "Gold"
ESPN's NBA coverage however is the top adults 18-49 draw.

[12/25/10 - 11:51 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: "It's a Wonderful Life" for NBC
The Peacock's annual presentation of the holiday classic takes the night.

[12/24/10 - 08:40 PM]
Development Update: December 22-24
Updates include: "The Mentalist's" Simon Baker inks a new deal with Warner Bros. Television to continue through its seventh season.

[12/24/10 - 09:26 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: "Dr. Seuss" Lifts ABC
FOX's "Million Dollar Money Drop" falls short of the Alphabet's "Grinch" rebroadcasts.

[12/24/10 - 08:56 AM]
ABC Wins Thursday with "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas"
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, December 23.

[12/24/10 - 08:41 AM]
Exclusive: Discovery Revises 2011 Premieres, Animal Planet Sets New Launches
Plus: "American Loggers" returns Friday, February 25 while "Man vs. Wild" is due back on Thursday, February 17.

[12/23/10 - 10:35 AM]
ABC's Repeat Comedies Lead Original Competition on Wednesday
ABC spins the numbers for Wednesday, December 22.

[12/23/10 - 10:19 AM]
"Auction Hunters" Delivers Big Ratings for Spike TV
Spike TV spins the numbers for Tuesday, December 21.

[12/23/10 - 10:13 AM]
Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon Deliver Season Highs in Total Viewers to Rule the Late-Night Ratings Week of Dec. 13-17
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of December 13-17.

[12/23/10 - 10:10 AM]
E! Entertainment Special: Katy Perry Premieres December 29th at 10:00 PM ET/PT on E!
In this special, Katy sits down "to share her highly entertaining story of perseverance, dedication and success."

[12/23/10 - 09:56 AM]
"Nightline" Is No. 2 in Total Viewers and Among Adults 18-49 for the Week
ABC spins the late-night numbers for the week of December 13-17.

[12/23/10 - 08:52 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: Originals Give FOX Demo Victory
"Human Target," "Million Dollar Money Drop" lead the demo charge for the network.

[12/22/10 - 12:56 PM]
MTV Closes Series Option Deal With "Jersey Shore" Cast Member Paul "DJ Pauly D" Delvecchio
A pilot presentation with Delvecchio was shot by 495 Productions in September.







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[12/20/14 - 09:00 AM]
NBC Ranks #1 Friday Night Among the Big 4 in Adults 18-49, Total Viewers, Adults 25-54 and All Other Key Measures
NBC spins the numbers for Friday, December 19.

[12/20/14 - 08:47 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Viewers, Demos with "Dateline"
The Peacock leads the night with its perennial newsmagazine.

[12/19/14 - 03:15 PM]
David Schwimmer Cast as Attorney Robert Kardashian in "American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson"
He'll join the previously announced Cuba Gooding Jr. as O.J. Simpson and Sarah Paulson as Marcia Clark.

[12/19/14 - 12:47 PM]
"Whale Wars" Returns to Animal Planet January 2 with a World Premiere Three-Hour Event
Under legal siege, Captain Paul Watson is forced to hand the mission over to youthful veteran Peter Hammarstedt following a ruling from the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

[12/19/14 - 11:58 AM]
Velocity and Discovery Channel Announce the On Air Team for Barrett-Jackson Live
Coverage begins Tuesday, January 13 from 6-8 PM ET on Discovery Channel and continues through Sunday, January 18 from 2-7 PM ET on Velocity.

[12/19/14 - 10:12 AM]
"Night Will Fall," Revealing the Untold Story of a 1945 Film Detailing Concentration-Camp Atrocities, Debuts Jan. 26, Exclusively on HBO
The film juxtaposes horrific raw footage and scenes from the 1945 documentary with insights from the survivors, the soldiers who liberated them and the filmmakers who recorded these appalling images.

[12/19/14 - 10:02 AM]
USA Network Announces Series Pick-Up for New Drama "Mr. Robot"
The series stars Rami Malek, Christian Slater, Portia Doubleday, Carly Chaikin and Martin Wallstrom.

[12/19/14 - 10:02 AM]
Starz Releases New Video and Image from "Outlander"
The release is part of Starz's 25 Days of #OutlanderOfferings that has been giving fans something extra special for the holidays to get them through the #Droughtlander.

[12/19/14 - 10:00 AM]
AMC Casts International Film Star Daniel Wu as Lead of "Badlands" (WT)
The series tells the story of a ruthless, well-trained warrior named Sunny (Wu) and a young boy who embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment.

[12/19/14 - 09:20 AM]
"@midnight" Moves to 11:30 p.m. for Two Weeks Only; Comedy Central Premieres "Ari Shaffir: Paid Regular" and "This Is Not Happening" in January
The premiere episode of "This Is Not Happening" will be available on Amazon Instant Video on January 12 and in the Comedy Central App on January 13.

[12/19/14 - 08:41 AM]
"The People Magazine Awards" Generates NBC's Biggest Audience in Its Slot, Excluding "Peter Pan Live!" and NFL, Since October 23
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, December 18.

[12/19/14 - 08:39 AM]
Emmy(R)-Winning Series "Banshee" Returns for Third Season Jan. 9, Exclusively on Cinemax
New guest stars this season include Denis O'Hare, Chaske Spencer, Tom Pelphrey and Meaghan Rath.

[12/19/14 - 08:25 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: Comedies Power CBS to Top Spot
A repeat "The Big Bang Theory" and a new "Mom" lead the night among adults 18-49.

[12/19/14 - 08:08 AM]
Season Two of "My Big Redneck Family" Premieres Saturday, January 17 at 9 P.M., ET/PT
Tom Arnold is back to host the 13-episode second season as this lovable gang faces more parenting problems, marital misadventures and questionable career moves than ever before.

[12/19/14 - 08:03 AM]
First-Time People's Choice Award Nominee Iggy Azalea and Last Year's People's Choice Award Winner Fall Out Boy to Perform at "People's Choice Awards 2015"
They will join the lineup with recently announced performers Lady Antebellum.