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[12/02/12 - 11:15 AM]
SEC Championship Game Rating Ties as Highest College Football Game of Year with 10.0/21 for Alabama's Win Over Georgia
CBS spins the numbers for Saturday, December 1.

[12/02/12 - 09:50 AM]
Encore Telecast of "It's a Wonderful Life" Delivers NBC's Top Total-Viewer Result for a Saturday Night So Far This Season
NBC spins the numbers for Friday, November 30 and Saturday, December 1.

[12/01/12 - 09:02 AM]
ABC Ranks #1 on Friday in Adults 18-49 with Strong Numbers Across the Board
ABC spins the numbers for Friday, November 30.

[12/01/12 - 08:41 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, CBS Share Top Demo Honors
The Eye's "Undercover Boss" tops the night in adults 18-49, posting big year-to-year gains.

[11/30/12 - 11:08 PM]
Development Update: Friday, November 30
Updates include: Dawn Prestwich and Nicole Yorkin to return to AMC's "The Killing"; CBS reveals "NCIS: LA" planted spin-off roles; and Seth MacFarlane to guest on FOX's "The Simspons."

[11/30/12 - 04:24 PM]
Thursday's Cable Ratings: NFL Network Tops Competition with "Thursday Night Football"
Plus: Nickelodeon's "A Fairly Odd Christmas," VH1's "100 Greatest Kid Stars" and A&E's "Panic 9-1-1."

[11/30/12 - 04:20 PM]
NBC Announces Nick Lachey as Host of New Singing Game Show "The Winner Is" (Working Title)
The newcomer is a hybrid singing game show that showcases talented singers of all ages.

[11/30/12 - 02:01 PM]
ABC Family Celebrates Its Annual Holiday Programming Event, 25 Days of Christmas, with "25 Days of Giving Back"
To participate, viewers can make a gift to Feeding America when they visit abcfamily.com/25DaysofGivingBack.

[11/30/12 - 01:11 PM]
Bigger Challenges, Harsher Environments and a New Tough-As-Nails Co-Host in Third Season of Discovery's "Dual Survival"
The series returns Tuesday, January 1 with back-to-back episodes beginning at 8:00/7:00c.

[11/30/12 - 12:51 PM]
Serinda Swan Joins the Cast of USA's "Graceland"
She'll play Paige Arkin, "an intuitive and merciless DEA undercover agent living at the mansion."

[11/30/12 - 12:12 PM]
NBC's "Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade" Edges Last Year's Audience to Achieve an 11-Year High in Average Viewership
NBC further spins the numbers for Thursday, November 22.

[11/30/12 - 11:37 AM]
Interview: "Once Upon a Time" Co-Stars Ginnifer Goodwin & Jennifer Morrison
Plus: Colin O'Donoghue, Josh Dallas, Lana Parrilla and Robert Carlyle talk season two of the ABC drama.

[11/30/12 - 11:17 AM]
USA Invites "Psych" Fans to Craft Tagline for New Season
Starting today, November 30 through December 23, Psych-Os can visit the Psych Tag iiit app on USANetwork.com.

[11/30/12 - 11:16 AM]
NBC's "Tonight" and "Late Night" Deliver #1 Rankings for the November Sweep
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of November 19-23.

[11/30/12 - 10:28 AM]
TLC's "The Sisterhood" Shines a Spotlight on Preacher Wives in Atlanta
The newcomer - previously known as "Preacher Ladies" - launches Tuesday, January 1 at 9:00/8:00c on the cable channel.

[11/30/12 - 10:15 AM]
NBC Will Debut New Drama "Do No Harm" on January 31 on Same Night as Series Finale of "30 Rock"
Plus: "Rock Center with Brian Williams" moves to Fridays, bumping "Grimm" until March 8.

[11/30/12 - 09:48 AM]
"The Big Bang Theory" and "Two and a Half Men" Place First in Viewers and Demographics
CBS spins the numbers for Thursday, November 29.

[11/30/12 - 08:40 AM]
ABC's "Scandal" Scores Both Season and Series Highs
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, November 29.

[11/30/12 - 08:36 AM]
"30 Rock" Earns Its Highest 18-49 Rating Since October 11 and Hits a Season High in Total Viewers
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, November 29.

[11/30/12 - 08:26 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: "Big Bang Theory" Leads CBS to Victory
The Eye delivers last night's four most-watched series.

[11/30/12 - 08:20 AM]
Animal Planet Lands 1.3 Million for Special Thanksgiving Episode of "Pit Bulls and Parolees"
Animal Planet spins the numbers for Saturday, November 24.

[11/30/12 - 08:01 AM]
Nickelodeon Greenlights "Sam & Cat," New Spin-off Series from Hitmaker Dan Schneider Starring Fan Favorites Jennette McCurdy and Ariana Grande
Production on 20 episodes is set to begin this January in Los Angeles.

[11/30/12 - 07:40 AM]
ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Delivers its Most-Watched Sweep in its 10 Years
ABC spins the late-night numbers for the week of November 19-23.

[11/30/12 - 07:10 AM]
"The Colbert Report" Announces "The Hobbit" Week Monday, December 3-Thursday, December 6 at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT
Sir Ian McKellan, Martin Freeman, Peter Jackson and Andy Serkis are all on tap next week.

[11/30/12 - 07:02 AM]
Grammy-Winning Superstar Carrie Underwood to Star as Maria von Trapp in NBC's Live Broadcast of "The Sound of Music," Based on the Original Musical
The live telecast will be a three-hour event on a date to be announced near the holidays in 2013.

[11/30/12 - 07:01 AM]
"A Home for the Holidays with Rascal Flatts" to Air Dec. 19 on CBS
Rachel Crow, Melissa Etheridge, Matchbox Twenty and Phillip Phillips will also perform on the one-hour special.

[11/29/12 - 11:12 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, November 29
Updates include: The CW to begin casting Wonder Woman in "Amazon"; Olympian David Boudia to judge ABC's "Celebrity Splash"; and Regina King to guest on CBS's "The Big Bang Theory."

[11/29/12 - 09:00 PM]
"The X Factor" Voting Results for November 29
Plus: Ke$ha and season one winner Melanie Amaro to perform on the next results show Thursday, December 6.

[11/29/12 - 05:02 PM]
Wednesday's Cable Ratings: "Duck Dynasty" Continues Reign for A&E
Plus: numbers for E!'s "Love You, Mean It with Whitney Cummings," TV Land's "Hot in Cleveland" and History's "Invention USA."

[11/29/12 - 01:36 PM]
The "65th Primetime Emmy(R) Awards" to Be Broadcast Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013 on the CBS Television Network
Nominations will be announced Thursday, July 18 from the Academy's Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre in North Hollywood.

[11/29/12 - 12:57 PM]
A&E's "Duck Dynasty" Breaks Record Once Again with 4.9 Million Viewers
A&E spins the numbers for Wednesday, November 28.

[11/29/12 - 12:04 PM]
NBC's New Adventure-Reality Series, "Get Out Alive with Bear Grylls" (Working Title) Launches Nationwide, Nine-City Search for New Contestants
Casting calls are set for Chicago, Portland, Atlanta, Detroit, Dallas, Fayetteville, Los Angeles, New York and Phoenix.

[11/29/12 - 12:00 PM]
MTV Gets "Buckwild" with New Series Premiering on Thursday, January 3 at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
The half-hour, 12-episode series will air two back-to-back new episodes each week.

[11/29/12 - 11:34 AM]
Season Three of WE tv's Hit Series "Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?" Premieres on Saturday, February 23 at 9PM ET/PT
The new season will feature Melissa's new rumored love interest, British actor Duncan Mais.

[11/29/12 - 11:20 AM]
CBS Will Take Viewers "Under the Dome" in Summer 2013 - Network Orders 13-Episode Series Based on Stephen King's Best-Selling Novel
Niels Arden Oplev will direct the first episode from a script by Brian K. Vaughan.

[11/29/12 - 11:05 AM]
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network Scores Tenth Consecutive Month of Year-Over-Year Ratings Gains
OWN spins the numbers for the month to date.

[11/29/12 - 11:03 AM]
NBC's "The Voice" Gets a Jump on the Holidays in Early December with Musical Guests Michael Buble, NE-YO and Matchbox Twenty
Plus: alums Juliet Simms, Chris Mann and RaeLynn will return on the Tuesday, December 11 episode.

[11/29/12 - 10:47 AM]
VH1 Divas Adds Kelly Clarkson, Melanie Fiona, Metric and Pitbull as Performers
Airing live from the L.A. Shrine Auditorium "VH1 Divas" will be hosted by Adam Lambert on Sunday, December 16.

[11/29/12 - 10:43 AM]
Style Media's "Giuliana & Bill" Delivers Its Most Watched Episode Ever for the Second Consecutive Week
Style spins the numbers for Tuesday, November 27.

[11/29/12 - 10:40 AM]
"Live with Kelly and Michael" is Poised for its Best November Sweep in 5 Years with Key Women
Disney-ABC Domestic Television spins the numbers for the week of November 12-16.

[11/29/12 - 10:31 AM]
"VGA" Hosts from Past 10 Years to Join Spike TV's "VGA TEN"
Snoop Lion, Zachary Levi and Neil Patrick Harris will be featured alongside this year's host Samuel L. Jackson.

[11/29/12 - 10:06 AM]
CBS Wins on Wednesday in Viewers and Adults 25-54
CBS spins the numbers for Wednesday, November 28.

[11/29/12 - 10:04 AM]
"NFL Rush Zone: Season of the Guardians" Premieres Friday, Nov. 30, at 9:00 P.M. (ET) on Nicktoons
Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson and Dallas Cowboys linebacker DeMarcus Ware are featured in the debut installment.

[11/29/12 - 09:26 AM]
Viewership for Lifetime Continues to Grow
Lifetime spins the numbers for the year to date.

[11/29/12 - 09:15 AM]
Fourth Season of "Downton Abbey" to Air on "Masterpiece" on PBS
Season three begins on on Sunday, January 6 and runs through February 17.

[11/29/12 - 09:08 AM]
"Katie" Scores its Biggest Week Ever and Dominates the Freshman Pack in November
Disney-ABC Domestic Television spins the numbers for the week of November 12-15.

[11/29/12 - 09:05 AM]
ABC Finishes #1 on Wednesday with a 7-Week High in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for Wednesday, November 28.

[11/29/12 - 08:47 AM]
'Tis the Season for Premieres on A&E Network
New episodes of "Storage Wars," "Shipping Wars," "Storage Wars: Texas" and "Beyond Scared Straight" are due back next month.

[11/29/12 - 08:45 AM]
NBC's "Christmas In Rockefeller Center" Scores a Four-Year High in Adults 18-49
NBC spins the numbers for Wednesday, November 28.

[11/29/12 - 08:37 AM]
New Patti Smith on "Boardwalk Empire" This Sunday
This week's episode features a new performance of the song "I Ain't Got Nobody" by Patti Smith, recorded expressly for the show.







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[04/18/18 - 06:01 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 04:58 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 04:39 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 04:38 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 04:37 PM]
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Tentative topics for the first season of the series include the Deepwater Horizon disaster, narco drug wars and the 2008 global financial meltdown.

[04/18/18 - 04:36 PM]
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The new season, currently in production, will premiere on National Geographic in 172 countries and 43 languages.

[04/18/18 - 02:16 PM]
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[04/18/18 - 12:29 PM]
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Shooting on location in Fiji, the movie is set to premiere during the network's upcoming, annual "Summer Nights" programming event that celebrates the fun of the season.

[04/18/18 - 12:01 PM]
Velocity Is the New Home in the U.S. and Canada for Live Flag-to-Flag Coverage of the Iconic "24 Hours of Le Mans"
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[04/18/18 - 11:05 AM]
Sundance Now Greenlights Second Season of Original Relationship Dramedy "This Close"
"This Close" will begin production on its eight-episode second season in summer 2018 in Los Angeles.

[04/18/18 - 11:02 AM]
MTV Reinvents "Yo! MTV Raps" Across Linear and Digital Platforms Kicking Off with 30th Anniversary Live Event at Barclays Center on June 1st
Tickets to the show go on sale on Friday, April 20 at 10AM ET.

[04/18/18 - 11:00 AM]
"Saturday Night Live" Closes Out Season 43 with an All-Star Line-Up and Three Back-to-Back Shows
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[04/18/18 - 11:00 AM]
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