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[03/29/11 - 11:28 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, March 29
Updates include: Jason Jones joins Heather Locklear in "The Assistants" at CBS; Nancy Travis to star opposite Tim Allen in ABC comedy; and Gerald McRaney to topline CBS's "Homegrown."

[03/29/11 - 06:44 PM]
Video: First Look at MTV's "Teen Wolf"
The new scripted series premieres Sunday, June 5 after the 2011 MTV Movie Awards.

[03/29/11 - 04:48 PM]
Monday's Cable Ratings: Another Big Night for "Pawn Stars"
Back-to-back installments of the History series are the night's most-watched programs.

[03/29/11 - 04:16 PM]
MTV's "The Hard Times of RJ Berger" Is Back Bigger Than Ever, Delivering Its Highest Monday Night Ratings to Date for the Series
MTV spins the numbers for Monday, March 28.

[03/29/11 - 02:58 PM]
Bravo to Air First Ever Live "Real Housewives" Reunion on April 5
Andy Cohen will host the special, airing next Tuesday at 9:00/8:00c.

[03/29/11 - 02:38 PM]
ABC Family's "Secret Life" and "Make It or Break It" Solid in Season Debuts
ABC Family spins the numbers for Monday, March 28 and the month to date.

[03/29/11 - 02:07 PM]
Sunday's Cable Ratings: "Army Wives" Posts Season High
The Lifetime original bests both "Chopped: All-Stars" and "Kourtney & Kim Take New York."

[03/29/11 - 01:36 PM]
USA Continues to Make History With 1st Quarter Win
USA further spins the numbers for the first quarter of 2011.

[03/29/11 - 01:34 PM]
March Ratings Roar for Food Network!
Food Network spins the numbers for the month of March.

[03/29/11 - 01:01 PM]
Nickelodeon to Honor Justin Timberlake With The Big Help Award at 2011 Kids' Choice Awards on Saturday, April 2, Airing Live From Los Angeles
The Big Help Award recognizes individuals who take actions to better the world and whose significant impact on their community has inspired kids to do the same.

[03/29/11 - 12:44 PM]
Disney XD Delivers its Best March Ever in Total Day and Prime
Disney XD spins the numbers for the month of March and the first quarter of 2011.

[03/29/11 - 12:43 PM]
Disney Channel Posts its Best March Ever in Total Day and Prime in Key Demos
Disney Channel spins the numbers for the month of March and the first quarter of 2011.

[03/29/11 - 12:39 PM]
Nearly 100 Million Viewers Watch CBS Sports' and Turner Sports' Coverage During First Two Weeks of 2011 NCAA(R) Division I Men's Basketball Championship
Turner Sports and CBS Sports spin the numbers for its coverage to date.

[03/29/11 - 12:35 PM]
"The Dance Scene" Premieres April 10 on E!
The Laurieann Gibson-led series will follow "Khloe & Lamar" on Sunday nights.

[03/29/11 - 12:33 PM]
"American Idol," "Fringe" and "The Simpsons" Lead FOX to Another Weekly victory
FOX spins the numbers for the week of March 21-27.

[03/29/11 - 12:20 PM]
FX's Critically Acclaimed Hit Drama "Justified" Gets Pick Up
"Justified was a critically acclaimed hit series in its first season, but the show has far surpassed our expectations this season," said John Landgraf.

[03/29/11 - 12:03 PM]
OWN's March and Quarter Ratings Highlights
OWN spins the numbers for the month of March and the first quarter of 2011.

[03/29/11 - 11:57 AM]
Rihanna and Jennifer Nettles to Perform Live on Stage at The "46th Annual Academy of Country Music(R) Awards," To Be Broadcast Live from Las Vegas, Sunday, April 3 on CBS
As previously announced, country superduo Sugarland will headline the inaugural ACM Fan Jam, which gives country music fans the ultimate opportunity to be part of the live telecast.

[03/29/11 - 11:50 AM]
TV Land Scores Highest Rated Quarter in Primetime in Five Years
TV Land spins the numbers for the first quarter of 2011.

[03/29/11 - 11:42 AM]
Video: TNT Unveils Trailer for Powerful New Original Series "Falling Skies"
The Noah Wyle-led drama premieres Sunday, June 19 on the cable channel.

[03/29/11 - 11:12 AM]
Discovery Fit & Health Greenlights An All-New Season of "Dr. G: Medical Examiner"
Six all-new episodes are slated to premiere this fall.

[03/29/11 - 11:11 AM]
Nickelodeon Scores Its Most-Watched Quarter Ever, Marks 64 Straight Quarters as Basic Cable's Number-One Net
Nickelodeon spins the numbers for the first quarter of 2011.

[03/29/11 - 10:49 AM]
History(R) Finishes Best Quarter of All Time Among All Key Demographics
History spins the numbers for the first quarter of 2011.

[03/29/11 - 10:47 AM]
"The Office," "The Celebrity Apprentice" & "The Biggest Loser: Couples" Power NBC for the Week of March 21-27
NBC spins the numbers for the week of March 21-27.

[03/29/11 - 10:38 AM]
ABC Family Welcomes Back "The Secret Life of the American Teenager" With Launch of New Online Video Player
"The new Total Access offering provides a unique experience, and serves as a perfect complement to our existing player," said Beth Johnson.

[03/29/11 - 10:37 AM]
"Body of Proof" Stars Align for Live Tweet-Along Event Tonight During the New Series' Premiere
Dana Delany (@DanaDelany) and John Carroll Lynch (@JohnCarrollLynch) are both on board to participate.

[03/29/11 - 10:34 AM]
Drama, Reality, Comedy, "60 Minutes" and College Hoops Lead CBS to Weekly Win
CBS spins the numbers for the week of March 21-27.

[03/29/11 - 10:24 AM]
ABC Marks its Most-Watched Non-"Oscar" Week Since November
ABC spins the numbers for the week of March 21-27.

[03/29/11 - 10:23 AM]
Jennifer Aniston, Alicia Keys, Demi Moore and Patty Jenkins Set to Direct Lifetime Original Movie "Project Five"
"Project Five" is an anthology of five short films exploring the impact of breast cancer on people's lives.

[03/29/11 - 09:45 AM]
MTV Hits Five-Year Ratings High With 27% Quarterly Gain
MTV spins the numbers for the first quarter of 2011.

[03/29/11 - 09:32 AM]
Bravo Earns Best Quarter in Network History Among All Key Demos
Bravo spins the numbers for the first quarter of 2011.

[03/29/11 - 09:31 AM]
Led by Freshman Hits "Being Human" and "Face Off," Syfy Soared During First Quarter
Syfy further spins the numbers for the first quarter of 2011.

[03/29/11 - 09:02 AM]
"60 Minutes" Makes the Top 10 for the Third Time in Four Weeks
CBS spins the numbers for Sunday, March 27.

[03/29/11 - 08:55 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: "Dancing With the Stars" Doesn't Miss a Step
ABC's reality franchise replicates last week's premiere numbers.

[03/29/11 - 08:54 AM]
Have a Spring Fling on VH1 with Three All-New Series April 17
"Audrina" and "Saddle Ranch" will join the previously announced "Mob Wives" on Sunday nights.

[03/29/11 - 08:47 AM]
ABC Beats the Other Nets Combined on Monday
ABC spins the numbers for Monday, March 28.

[03/29/11 - 08:45 AM]
A&E Scores Best Quarter in Network History
A&E spins the numbers for the first quarter of 2011.

[03/29/11 - 08:36 AM]
Actor and Former Navy Brat Lou Diamond Phillips to Host New Military Channel Franchise "An Officer and a Movie"
Debuting every Friday evening beginning Friday, April 1, the initial titles include "The Great Santini," "Heartbreak Ridge," "Bridge at Remagen" and "Victory."

[03/29/11 - 08:25 AM]
Animal Planet's New Summer Series, "Sweet Avenger," Proves That Compassion for Animals Has Never Tasted Soooo Good!
Danielle Konya, founder and owner of Vegan Treats, stars in the 12-episode series, to premiere this summer.

[03/29/11 - 07:20 AM]
John Rhys-Davies, Joe Flanigan and Stephen Rea Star in April Syfy Saturday Original Movies
"Ferocious Planet" (April 9) and "Road Kill" (April 23) will both premiere next month.

[03/29/11 - 07:01 AM]
Crackle Is First to Offer Ad-Supported Full-Length Hollywood Movies and Television Series on Sony's PlayStation 3, BRAVIA, Streaming Player, Blu-Ray Players and on Roku Devices
With these expansions, Crackle becomes the only digital network to feature free-to-consumer full-length, unedited movies and television series on these platforms.

[03/29/11 - 06:59 AM]
Relive Unforgettable Memories and Laughter When "The Best of The American Comedy Awards" Premieres on TV Land Saturday, April 2
Lucille Ball, Mel Brooks, George Burns, Whoopi Goldberg, Steve Martin, Chris Rock and Robin Williams are among the featured highlights.

[03/29/11 - 06:36 AM]
"Glee" Executive Producer Dante Di Loreto To Be Honored At Education Through Music's Children Benefit Gala Sunday, May 15th
Education Through Music will honor Di Loreto for his accomplishments in advocating for music education.

[03/29/11 - 06:13 AM]
Third Annual "Twix(R) Presents: TBS Just for Laughs Chicago" Gearing Up to Be the Funniest Thing in Chicago Since... Well, Since Last Year's Comedy Festival
Louis C.K., Demetri Martin, Joel McHale, Dave Attell, Jim Breuer, Bill Burr, Jim Norton, George Lopez, Russell Peters, Whitney Cummings, Jeffrey Ross, Jim Jefferies and Tim Minchin are among this year's participants.

[03/29/11 - 02:31 AM]
Big Time Rush Revs Up for Nickelodeon's 2011 Kids' Choice Awards Performance on Saturday, April 2
Plus: a new episode of the series, "Big Time Girl Group," will premiere Saturday, April 9 at 8:30/7:30c.

[03/28/11 - 11:15 PM]
Development Update: Monday, March 28
Updates include: Jeff Hephner joins Starz's "Boss"; Rhea Seehorn to co-star in NBC's Whitney Cummings pilot; and Rochelle Aytes lands role on ABC's "Work It."

[03/28/11 - 06:42 PM]
Friday's Cable Ratings: NCAA Hands Demo Win to TBS
The cable channel's March Madness coverage sparks another adults 18-49 victory.

[03/28/11 - 03:42 PM]
5.2 Million Viewers Sweet for Disney Channel's "The Suite Life Movie"
Disney Channel spins the numbers for Friday, March 25.

[03/28/11 - 01:36 PM]
CBS Announces Season Finale Dates for the 2010-11 Season
Said dates include a two-hour closer for "The Mentalist" on Thursday, May 19.

[03/28/11 - 01:29 PM]
Alan Alda to Guest Star on Showtime's "The Big C"
He'll play Dr. Atticus Sherman, "an oncologist who Cathy Jamison (Laura Linney) consults after her previous treatment failed."







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