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[03/25/14 - 11:53 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, March 25
Updates include: Matthew Modine to search for "Proof" at TNT; Tessa Ferrer, Gaius Charles out as regulars on "Grey's Anatomy"; and Andrea Anders, Debra Jo Rupp report to "Cuz-Bros" at CBS.

[03/25/14 - 10:36 PM]
2014 ABC Program Development Guide - Drama Series
ABC details its 12 drama pilots under consideration for next season.

[03/25/14 - 10:35 PM]
2014 ABC Program Development Guide - Comedy Series
ABC details its 12 comedy pilots under consideration for next season.

[03/25/14 - 04:59 PM]
Lifetime's Hit New Reality Series "Kim of Queens" Has Been Picked Up for a Second Season
Second season of 10 episodes is expected to premiere on Tuesday, June 17 at 10:00/9:00c.

[03/25/14 - 04:40 PM]
MTV's "Teen Wolf" Season 3 Finale Takes a Bite Out of the Competition as Monday's #1 Cable Telecast
Plus: the series will return for a fourth season on Monday, June 23.

[03/25/14 - 03:15 PM]
A&E's "Those Who Kill" Finds New Home on Sibling LMN Beginning This Sunday, March 30
The series, which was pulled after two episodes on former, will now air Sundays at 10:00/9:00c on the latter beginning this weekend.

[03/25/14 - 03:14 PM]
Monday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: "DWTS" Tops Viewers, "The Voice" Leads Demos
Plus: numbers for Travel Channel's "Bizarre Foods America," truTV's "The Safecrackers" and FX's "Chozen."

[03/25/14 - 02:37 PM]
TV Land Brings the Live Experience to New Platforms with LiveFromTVLand.com
Users can watch from their mobile device or desktop computer as four cameras reveal what really goes on minutes before the show begins and during commercial breaks.

[03/25/14 - 02:03 PM]
TV Land's "The Soul Man" Adds Guest Stars Martin Lawrence and B.o.B to Live Season Premiere, Wednesday March 26th at 10:30PM ET/PT
Previously announced guest stars include Brandy Norwood and Betty White, who will cross over to "The Soul Man" following the live episode of "Hot in Cleveland."

[03/25/14 - 02:00 PM]
Video: Watch an All-New Pulse-Pounding Promo for "24: Live Another Day"
Kiefer Sutherland is back in the 12-episode event, premiering Monday, May 5 on FOX.

[03/25/14 - 01:28 PM]
Georgia Tech Scores Final Stop on USA Network's Nationwide "Suits" College Tour After Socially-Driven Competition
Co-stars Rick Hoffman and Amanda Schull will be on hand for a Q&A on Wednesday, April 2.

[03/25/14 - 01:05 PM]
"Nashville: On the Record," A One Hour Music Special Featuring Your Favorite Songs Performed by the Cast, Airs Wednesday, April 23
Hayden Panettiere, Charles Esten, Clare Bowen and Sam Palladio and Lennon & Maisy Stella are among those featured.

[03/25/14 - 12:51 PM]
"The Ultimate Fighter(R): Team Edgar vs. Team Penn" Initial Cast Revealed
The show's 19th season rolls out with a special two-hour premiere Wednesday, April 16 at 10:00/9:00c on Fox Sports 1.

[03/25/14 - 12:38 PM]
AMC Hires Directors for "Knifeman" and "Galyntine" Pilots
Brian Percival and David Mackenzie will helm said projects, from writers Rolin Jones and Jason Cahill, respectively.

[03/25/14 - 12:01 PM]
ABC's Groundbreaking Summer Singing Competition Series "Rising Star" Launches Instagram Campaign to Power the Search for America's Best Singers
Aspiring solos, duos, and vocal groups (up to 5 members), from all music genres, can submit audition videos via Instagram Direct beginning today.

[03/25/14 - 11:55 AM]
Video: VH1's "Hit the Floor" Season 2 Sneak Peek
Look for season two of the series this Memorial Day, Monday, May 26.

[03/25/14 - 11:54 AM]
Series Finale of "Fish Hooks" Airs Friday, April 4 on Disney Channel
It's graduation week at Freshwater High and with school ending and emotions running rampant, Bea and Oscar's friendship is tested when they grapple with the idea of finally admitting their feelings for one another.

[03/25/14 - 11:36 AM]
Oxygen Media Premieres Season 12 of the "Bad Girls Club" Chicago on Tuesday, May 13 at 8 PM ET/PT
One roof will house seven headstrong women; Alex, Alyssa, Aysia, Brit, Jada, Jonica, and Loren who are each known for their unflinching ways, but are willing to make a change to their bad girl attitudes.

[03/25/14 - 11:20 AM]
Sunday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: Another Week, Another "Walking Dead" Victory
Plus: numbers for HBO's "Girls," E!'s "Total Divas" and HGTV's "Living Alaska."

[03/25/14 - 11:15 AM]
Saturday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: NCAA Men's Basketball Fills Top Spots
Plus: numbers for Starz's "Da Vinci's Demons," HBO's "John Leguizamo's Ghetto Klown" and Lifetime's "Sorority Surrogate."

[03/25/14 - 10:58 AM]
CBS Posts a Dramatic Sweep in Viewers and Key Demos; Five of Top 10 Programs Are CBS Dramas
CBS spins the numbers for the week of March 17-23.

[03/25/14 - 10:51 AM]
Hallmark Channel's "When Calls The Heart" Marks Series High, Garnering a 1.8 Household Rating
The Hallmark Channel spins the numbers for Saturday, March 22.

[03/25/14 - 10:44 AM]
Musical Superstar and TV Personality Joey Fatone to Host Hub Network's Original Unscripted Series, "Parents Just Don't Understand"
The unique reality series gives real kids and their parents a chance to find out what it feels like to be in the other person's shoes.

[03/25/14 - 10:39 AM]
Disney Channel Wins Total Day for the 145th-Straight Week Among Target Kid 6-11 and Tween 9-14 Demographics
Disney Channel spins the numbers for the week of March 17-23.

[03/25/14 - 10:22 AM]
"Dave Attell: Road Work" One-Hour Special Premieres April 12 at Midnight Followed by the All-New Stand-Up Series "Comedy Underground With Dave Attell" at 1 A.M.
"Road Work" was shot in a guerrilla style with cameramen in the audience, and even features footage shot by the audience members themselves, resulting in what Attell calls "a filthy, dirty mess of a show."

[03/25/14 - 10:14 AM]
MTV Renews Hit Social Experiment "Are You the One?" for a Second Season
Season two will feature 20 new singles whisked away to another exciting location where they will immerse themselves in the challenge of discovering who their perfect matches are.

[03/25/14 - 10:06 AM]
"The Voice" Ranks #1 and #2 in 18-49 Among All Prime Big 4 Programs for the Week of March 17-23, As NBC Jumps 33% Year to Year
NBC spins the numbers for the week of March 17-23.

[03/25/14 - 10:03 AM]
ABC Airs 3 of the Week's Top 10 TV Programs in Adults 18-49, Claiming the No. 1 Broadcast Drama for the 3rd Straight Week
ABC spins the numbers for the week of March 17-23.

[03/25/14 - 10:02 AM]
First Character-Look Image Revealed of Robin Lord Taylor as Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin
Check out the latest image from FOX and Warner Bros. Television's upcoming drama "Gotham."

[03/25/14 - 10:00 AM]
NBC Sports Group and PGA of America Announce Live Coverage of Entire 2014 Ryder Cup, A First for a European-Based Event
Additionally, Golf Channel has acquired the exclusive Ryder Cup telecast rights for Friday's matches, which will be the first time the network has provided live coverage of this event.

[03/25/14 - 10:00 AM]
"One Last Hug: Three Days at Grief Camp," The Story of a Bereavement Program That Helps Children After the Death of a Loved One Debuts April 14, Exclusively on HBO
The camp, founded by baseball star Jamie Moyer and his wife Karen in memory of Erin Metcalf, a fan who died of cancer at 17, takes place in 43 locations nationwide.

[03/25/14 - 09:55 AM]
TNT's Hit Drama "Rizzoli & Isles" Garners More Than 5.3 Million Viewers in Live + 3 Delivery for Last Tuesday's Episode
Turner spins the numbers for the week of March 17-23.

[03/25/14 - 09:48 AM]
FOX's Week Was Highlighted by Strong Performances by "American Idol XIII," "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey" and "Hell's Kitchen"
FOX spins the numbers for the week of March 17-23.

[03/25/14 - 09:44 AM]
ENCORE PLAY and MOVIEPLEX PLAY Join STARZ PLAY on Xbox 360; PLAY Development for Xbox One on Track for 2014
The launches follow the December 2013 debut of STARZ PLAY on Xbox 360, which marked the first Starz video game and entertainment system deployment for the popular online service.

[03/25/14 - 09:36 AM]
Showtime(R) Announces "Lost Songs: The Basement Tapes Continued," A Documentary Film by Sam Jones Chronicling Discovery of Lost Bob Dylan Lyrics from 1967
These verses were penned by Dylan in the summer of 1967 and originally intended for The Basement Tapes, a diverse and influential body of work.

[03/25/14 - 09:22 AM]
BBC America Commissions First Original Comedy Series "Almost Royal"
Ed Gamble and Amy Hoggart star in the newcomer, which launches Saturday, June 21 at 10:00/9:00c.

[03/25/14 - 09:15 AM]
Penultimate Episode of "How I Met Your Mother" Grows in Viewers and Key Demos
CBS spins the numbers for Monday, March 24.

[03/25/14 - 09:04 AM]
"Live with Kelly and Michael" Is the Week's #2 Syndie Talker in All Key Measures
Disney-ABC Domestic Television spins the numbers for the week of March 10-14.

[03/25/14 - 08:56 AM]
"Twisted" Stars Brianne Howey and Ivan Sergei to Chat Live with Fans Via Twitter During the East Coast Broadcast of the ABC Family Series Tonight
To chat live with them, fans should tweet at their handles @Brianne_Howey and @ivansergei and include the hashtag #TwistedChat in their tweets.

[03/25/14 - 08:42 AM]
"The Blacklist" Is Up 7% in Adults 18-49 to Score Its Top Rating Since February 24 and Its Second-Best Since December 2
NBC spins the numbers for Monday, March 24.

[03/25/14 - 08:37 AM]
History(R) Orders Third Season of "Vikings" - Hit Scripted Series Earns 10 Episode Order
Production on season three will begin this summer to air in 2015.

[03/25/14 - 08:34 AM]
ABC Is Monday's Top Net for 2nd Straight Week - "DWTS" Delivers Stronger Premiere Retention Year to Year
ABC spins the numbers for Monday, March 24.

[03/25/14 - 08:33 AM]
"60 Minutes" Makes the Top 10 for the Second Straight Week
CBS spins the numbers for Sunday, March 23.

[03/25/14 - 08:27 AM]
Cesar Millan Stands Up for "Bully" Breeds in New Nat Geo WILD Special "Cesar Millan: Love My Pit Bull"
The one-hour special premieres Friday, April 18 at 9:00/8:00c on the cable channel.

[03/25/14 - 08:24 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: "The Voice," "The Blacklist" Keep NBC on Top in Demos
Plus: "How I Met Your Mother" and "Mike & Molly" post double-digit gains among adults 18-49 for CBS.

[03/25/14 - 08:19 AM]
"Gruden's QB Camp: Johnny Manziel" Debuts Thursday, 7 p.m. ET
The Manziel special is the first one-hour show dedicated to a quarterback in the QB Camp series; all other previous shows were 30 minutes.

[03/25/14 - 08:06 AM]
All-New Episodes of TLC's "Sex Sent Me to the ER" Reveal What Happens When Intimacy Goes Awry
The series is back for the first of 35 new episodes on Saturday, April 12 at 9:00/8:00c.

[03/25/14 - 08:02 AM]
New Series "Boss Hog" Premieres on Discovery Friday, April 11 at 10PM
The series follows Brian "Pigman" Quaca and his crew as they take on Texas' wild hog problem, building his own "pig empire."

[03/25/14 - 07:29 AM]
Eric Wedge Joins ESPN for 25th Season of "Baseball Tonight"
Wedge has managed 10 MLB seasons, most recently with the Seattle Mariners in 2013.

[03/25/14 - 07:08 AM]
CMT to Livestream "iHeartRadio Country Festival" Across Digital Properties This Saturday, March 29 at 7:30 P.M. CT
The festival will be hosted by nationally-syndicated country music personality Bobby Bones.







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[07/31/14 - 01:51 PM]
Showtime(R) Premieres Ray Donovan Webisodes "Behind the Fix" Starring Steven Bauer and Katherine Moennig
Fans will get an inside look on how Ray's (Liev Schreiber) team pulls off their "fixes," woven directly from the plotlines on screen.

[07/31/14 - 12:20 PM]
Here Comes the Bride: A Duggar Wedding Unveiled in an All-New Season of "19 Kids & Counting"
The series returns with all-new episodes beginning Tuesday, September 2 at 9:00/8:00c.

[07/31/14 - 11:51 AM]
"Sharknado 2: The Second One" Devours the World - Record-Setting 3.9 Million Total Viewers and 1.6 Million Adults 18-49 for Syfy Original Movie
Syfy spins the numbers for Wednesday, July 30.

[07/31/14 - 11:40 AM]
Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Announces the Start of Production on "The Christmas Shepherd" Starring Teri Polo and Martin Cummins
The film is part of Hallmark Movies & Mysteries' Most Wonderful Movies of Christmas, featuring traditional and classic Christmas films suitable for family audiences.

[07/31/14 - 11:15 AM]
Bravo Media Acquires "The Real Housewives of Melbourne" Premiering Sunday 8/3 at 12PM ET/PT with Back-to-Back Episodes
The 12-episode series follows the lavish lives of six successful Melbourne socialites as they live life on their own terms and enjoy the pampered and cultured lifestyle that the "world's most liveable city" has to offer.

[07/31/14 - 11:11 AM]
FOX Sports Tees Up Faxon & Fay for 2015 USGA Championships Coverage Team
Eight-time PGA TOUR winner Brad Faxon and former USGA executive director David Fay will serve as analysts alongside host Joe Buck, analyst Greg Norman and reporter/host Holly Sonders.

[07/31/14 - 10:13 AM]
Video: "BoJack Horseman" - New Trailer
The Netflix series - due on Friday, August 22 - features the voices of Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie, Aaron Paul, Paul F. Tompkins and Patton Oswalt.

[07/31/14 - 10:00 AM]
E! Celebrates "Chelsea Lately" Throughout August with a Star Studded Run Up to the Live Finale on August 26th
As this groundbreaking show ends, E!'s "Queen of Late Night" will welcome some of the biggest names in Hollywood throughout the month of August, as well as some of Chelsea's fabulous friends.

[07/31/14 - 09:56 AM]
BBC America Announces Special Programming and Nationwide Theatrical Events to Launch "Doctor Who's" First Season Starring Peter Capaldi
Chris Hardwick will host "Doctor Who: Live Pre-Show" at 7:30pm ET and "Doctor Who: After Who Live" at 11:00pm ET following the premiere of "Intruders" on August 23.

[07/31/14 - 09:21 AM]
Animal Planet's "Too Cute! Pint Sized" Delivers Double the Cute in Half the Time, Beginning August 16, at 8 PM ET/PT
Each episode focuses on two litters of the world's most delightful darlings, and with pint-sized episodes, the best moments of the first eight weeks of life are packed into one extra-cuddly half hour.

[07/31/14 - 09:10 AM]
Brady Quinn Joins FOX Sports for College Football & NFL Coverage
In the booth, Quinn pairs with two veteran play-by-play announcers, teaming with Tim Brando for college games and Dick Stockton when on NFL assignment.

[07/31/14 - 08:41 AM]
Smithsonian Premieres Season 2 of "Speed Kills" on August 20
The new three-episode season explores areas of the globe where maximum speed is necessary to survive.

[07/31/14 - 08:32 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Viewers, Splits Demos with CBS
The former's "America's Got Talent" and the latter's "Big Brother 16" share the gold among adults 18-49 last night.

[07/31/14 - 07:48 AM]
CBS Significantly Expands Digital Footprint of Watch! Magazine
Watch!, the glossy consumer magazine published by CBS, has partnered with Magzter, one of the world's fastest-growing digital distributors, to bring the publication to its global digital newsstand.

[07/31/14 - 07:35 AM]
Video: Full Episode of IFC's New Series "Garfunkel and Oates" Available Now - Premieres August 7 at 10PM
Starting today, IFC is making a full episode of the series available online as a special sneak peek.