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[06/02/14 - 11:46 PM]
Development Update: Monday, June 2
Updates include: Kevin Alejandro among the latest to A&E's "The Returned"; DirecTV locks in cast for "Things You Shouldn't Say Past Midnight"; and "Sleepy Hollow" reveals return date.

[06/02/14 - 05:17 PM]
Friday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: "Dateline," NBA Playoffs Top Charts
Plus: numbers for Animal Planet's "Treehouse Masters," Syfy's "Continuum" and TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress: The Big Day."

[06/02/14 - 01:28 PM]
SEC Network's SEC Nation Roster Adds Finebaum and Spears; Additional Sites Announced
Previously announced host Joe Tessitore and analyst Tim Tebow will be joined each week by talk radio provocateur Paul Finebaum and former LSU and NFL star, Marcus Spears.

[06/02/14 - 01:03 PM]
"NCIS: Los Angeles" Star Barrett Foa Takes Fans to the Tony Awards
As social media reporter, Foa will share behind-the-scenes moments including photos, videos, exclusive news and interviews via his Twitter account (@BarrettFoa).

[06/02/14 - 01:00 PM]
ABC Returns to Music City for the Annual CMA Music Festival and Summer Block Party June 6 & 7 in Downtown Nashville
This year's block party will also include exclusive, first-look screenings of ABC's new fall shows "Forever," "Manhattan Love Story" and "Selfie."

[06/02/14 - 12:49 PM]
The CW Announces Summer Premiere Dates
Newly announced dates include the return of "America's Next Top Model" on Friday, August 22 at 9:00/8:00c.

[06/02/14 - 12:47 PM]
"Live with Kelly and Michael" Announces Trainer Tammy Harris from Houston, Texas, Is the Winner of "Live's Top Fitness Instructor" Contest
Harris is a former member of the Houston Rockets Power Dancer cheerleading squad and has 25 years of extensive dance training under her belt.

[06/02/14 - 12:02 PM]
Bravo Media Expands Unscripted Development Slate with Four Buzzworthy New Projects
The new additions include "#obsessed," a one stop-shop for everything you need to know, want to buy or wish you had.

[06/02/14 - 11:31 AM]
"Veep" Concludes Third Season Sunday, June 8, Debuting Two Episodes Back-to-Back
In the two episodes, Selina and her staff discuss how to make her more "folksy," and juggle her multiple official obligations and campaign appearances in the days before the New Hampshire primary.

[06/02/14 - 11:29 AM]
The Finals on ABC to Tip Off June 5: Miami Heat vs. San Antonio Spurs
Mike Breen - the voice of the NBA Finals - will provide play-by-play with analysts Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson, reporter Doris Burke and officiating expert Steve Javie.

[06/02/14 - 11:19 AM]
"Pretty Little Liars" Invades E! News All Week Long Starting Next Week June 9th
To kick off "PLL" week, Sasha Pieterse (Alison "Ali" DiLaurentis) will be in-studio next Monday night to catch us up on last season and bring our co-hosts up to speed.

[06/02/14 - 11:03 AM]
TNT to Lead into Season Three Premiere of "Major Crimes" With 19-Hour Marathon of Second Season
The marathon will begin running Sunday, June 8, at 2 a.m. (ET/PT) and will continue right up until the season three premiere on Monday, June 9, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT).

[06/02/14 - 11:02 AM]
Illinois to Play Villanova in 2014 Jimmy V Men's Classic Field
Illinois replaces Maryland - which due to scheduling issues - will now play in the 2016 Jimmy V Classic.

[06/02/14 - 11:01 AM]
NBC Announces Fall Premiere Dates for New 2014-15 Season
Highlights include the return of "Grimm" and the launch of "Constantine" on Friday, October 24.

[06/02/14 - 11:01 AM]
"48 Hours" Is Saturday's #1 Non-Sports Broadcast with Adults 25-54 and Viewers
CBS spins the numbers for Saturday, May 31.

[06/02/14 - 10:51 AM]
ABC Family Launches the "Young & Hungry" Selfie Sweepstakes for a Chance to Win Free Groceries for a Year
From now through Monday, June 30, fans can enter by posting a "selfie" of themselves on Instagram with their favorite food and include the hashtag #YoungandHungrySelfieSweeps.

[06/02/14 - 10:22 AM]
Summer Nights on E! Just Got a Whole Lot Livelier with Live Episodes of "The Soup" Every Wednesday in June
Beginning Wednesday, June 4, join host Joel McHale and a cavalcade of surprise celebrity guests as they recap the week in pop culture without the safety net of network censors.

[06/02/14 - 10:15 AM]
Live + 7 Day Ratings: ABC Claims 3 of the Week's Top 5 Gainers in TV Playback in Adults 18-49
ABC further spins the numbers for the week of May 12-18.

[06/02/14 - 10:07 AM]
HGTV and DIY Network Greenlight 10 New Series
Newcomers to the former include "My Flipping Family" and "Island Life" and "Lakefront Bargain Hunt."

[06/02/14 - 10:03 AM]
Showtime 2014 Summer Programming Overview
Returning dramas "Ray Donovan" and "Masters of Sex" will spearhead the pay channel's upcoming slate.

[06/02/14 - 10:02 AM]
Spike TV Gets Into Shape with "Gym Rescue"
The three-episode series, formerly known as "MMA Rescue," premieres Sunday, August 10 at 9:00/8:00c.

[06/02/14 - 10:02 AM]
Lifetime to "Bring It!" Back This Summer
Look for the first of 10 all-new episodes starting Wednesday, July 23 at 9:00/8:00c.

[06/02/14 - 10:00 AM]
IFC's New Comedy Series "Garfunkel and Oates" Premieres Thursday, August 7 at 10:00 PM ET/PT
Garfunkel and Oates follows Riki and Kate as hard-working comedy underdogs trying to reconcile Riki's razor-sharp realism and Kate's childlike wonder.

[06/02/14 - 09:56 AM]
Video: First Peek at New HBO Series "Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways" Available Now
The sneak peek features an exclusive Dave Grohl mission statement accompanied by the first passage of music to be unveiled from the as-yet-untitled eighth FF album.

[06/02/14 - 09:33 AM]
Science Channel's "How It's Made" Explores the Fabrication of NASCAR's New Gen-6 Race Car
On Thursday, June 5, the series visits Hendrick Motorsports in Concord, N.C. as the 11-time Sprint Cup Series champions build out a Chevrolet SS designed to compete at NASCAR's top level.

[06/02/14 - 09:20 AM]
Bounce TV Ratings Continue to Soar
Bounce TV spins the numbers for the month of May.

[06/02/14 - 09:07 AM]
LMN Premieres Season 3 of "The Haunting of" Saturday, June 21 at 10PM ET
The 13 episode series follows world-renowned psychic-medium, Kim Russo, as she shares the experiences of celebrities who have had their lives changed by paranormal events.

[06/02/14 - 09:01 AM]
"Under the Dome" One-Hour Special to Air June 23
This exclusive one-hour special looks back at the premiere season of the hit summer series, featuring highlights from last season as well as new interviews with the cast and executive producers.

[06/02/14 - 08:54 AM]
ABC Family Kicks Off a Night of Cuisine and Conundrums With the Premieres of "Young & Hungry" and "Mystery Girls," Airing Wednesday, June 25
Both series will air back-to-back beginning at 8:00/7:00c.

[06/02/14 - 08:49 AM]
"Believe" Grows Week to Week by 29% in 18-49 Rating and 43% in Total Viewers
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, June 1.

[06/02/14 - 08:45 AM]
TBS to Crown Third "King of the Nerds"
TBS has ordered eight episodes for the third season, which is slated to air in early 2015.

[06/02/14 - 08:36 AM]
ABC Is #1 on Sunday in Adults 18-49 with "The Bachelorette" Tying Best Time-Slot Rating Since September 2012
ABC spins the numbers for Sunday, June 1.

[06/02/14 - 08:31 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, FOX Share Modest Demo Victory
Each averaged a 1.0 rating among adults 18-49 last night.

[06/02/14 - 08:03 AM]
MTV's New Docu-Series "Virgin Territory" Gives an Unexpected Look at Modern-Day Virgins, Premiering Wednesday, July 16 at 11PM ET/PT
"Virgin Territory" will delve into the mindset of four young people each week - some who are hanging on to their v-card for as long as possible and others who are desperately hoping to lose it.

[06/02/14 - 08:01 AM]
2014 CMT Music Awards Kicks Off with Full Day of Special Programming on Wednesday, June 4
For the first time ever, the six finalists for the coveted Video of the Year award will be revealed in an all-new, one-hour special premiering at 7:00 a.m. ET/PT on CMT with an encore again at 10:00 a.m.

[06/02/14 - 06:36 AM]
Cartoon Network Doubles Down on Global Hit Series "The Amazing World of Gumball"
Season three of "The Amazing World of Gumball" is slated to premiere Thursday, June 5 at 6:30/5:30c on Cartoon Network.

[06/01/14 - 09:01 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, NBC Share Demo Crown
"Sing Your Face Off" and "Dateline Saturday Night Mystery" led their respective networks last night.

[06/01/14 - 08:44 AM]
"Dateline Saturday Night Mystery" Ties for the #1 Primetime Rating of the Night in Adults 18-49, Wins Outright in Adults 18-34
NBC spins the numbers for Saturday, May 31.

[05/31/14 - 08:50 AM]
Premiere of "Crossbones" Captures NBC's Highest 18-49 Rating in the Slot in Three Months
NBC spins the numbers for Friday, May 30.

[05/31/14 - 08:34 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, NBC Split Top Demo Honors
"20/20" and "Dateline NBC" snag the top spots among adults 18-49 last night.

[05/31/14 - 08:02 AM]
ESPN's Division I Softball Super Regional Coverage Generates Audience Growth
ESPN spins the numbers for Thursday, May 22 through Sunday, May 25.

[05/31/14 - 06:15 AM]
The Milestone 25th Season of "The Amazing Race" Kicks Off from Times Square in New York City
The 25th edition of the show will premiere this fall on a new day and time, Fridays (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT), on the CBS Television Network.

[05/30/14 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Friday, May 30
Updates include: CBS Television Distribution pulls the plug on "The Arsenio Hall Show"; Peter Fonda cast in AMC's "Galyntine"; and India Ennenga boards A&E's "The Returned."

[05/30/14 - 05:05 PM]
Video: "Married" - A New FX Original Comedy
The network's latest original comedy premieres Thursday, July 17 at 10:00/9:00c.

[05/30/14 - 03:52 PM]
NBC Reschedules "Growing Up Fisher" One-Hour Finale for Wednesday, June 11
Said swan song will be followed by the two-hour NBC News special "The People VS. O.J. Simpson: What the Jury Never Heard."

[05/30/14 - 02:31 PM]
UEFA Champions League Final Attracts Over Three Million Viewers
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Saturday, May 24.

[05/30/14 - 02:22 PM]
Catch-Up with Universal Cable Productions Series: "Covert Affairs," "Royal Pains" and "Suits" Before Their Summer Premieres on USA Network
Additionally, beginning June 2, iTunes, XBOX and Vudu will feature a "catch-up" package of the 15 most essential episodes of "Covert Affairs" to watch before the premiere.

[05/30/14 - 02:21 PM]
Thursday's Cable Ratings & Broadcast Finals: NBA Playoffs Claim Top Spot in Viewers, Demos
Plus: numbers for ESPN's "National Spelling Bee," truTV's "Impractical Jokers" and History's "Big Rig Bounty Hunters."

[05/30/14 - 12:52 PM]
TV Land Is Hosting a "Best of Friends" Marathon
The "Best of Friends" marathon will take place Saturday, May 31 through Wednesday, June 4 starting at 6pm ET/PT.

[05/30/14 - 12:18 PM]
"The Tonight Show," "Late Night" Dominate May Sweep and Cap the Period with Eight-Week Highs
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of May 19-23.







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[07/21/14 - 01:03 PM]
"Nixon by Nixon: In His Own Words," A Revealing Profile of the Former President, Debuts Aug. 4 on HBO
The film is presented in conjunction with the 40th anniversary of his resignation and features excerpts from his secretly recorded his private conversations.

[07/21/14 - 12:38 PM]
Zap! Pow! Bang! Comedy Central(R) Hits San Diego Comic-Con with Multiple Fan Events
Said offering start with back-to-back panels as Comedy Central Presents "Key & Peele" and Introduces "Moonbeam City" on Thursday, July 24.

[07/21/14 - 11:44 AM]
Velocity's All-New Series "Garage Squad" Helps America Rebuild and Restore Their Favorite Dream Cars
Hosted by Bruno Massel and Lauren Bohlander, the series comes to the rescue of people whose automotive projects have come to a dead end.

[07/21/14 - 11:32 AM]
Bleachers Named VH1's August You Oughta Know Artist
Bleachers will benefit from significant cross-platform promotion via frequent music video plays, a custom promo spot, interview on VH1's music-oriented Tuner blog, VH1's Top 20 Countdown, and much more.

[07/21/14 - 11:32 AM]
Academy Award Winner(R) Adrien Brody Stars in "Houdini" - Two-Night Miniseries-Event Premieres September 1 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on History(R)
Joining Brody is Kristen Connolly as Bess Houdini, the love of Harry's life and right hand when it came to some of his most amazing feats.

[07/21/14 - 11:22 AM]
Nat Geo WILD's No. 1 Series "The Incredible Dr. Pol" Returns Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at 9 PM ET/PT
Additionally, his new book, "Never Turn Your Back on an Angus Cow," hits the stands August 18, chronicling his life from childhood in the Netherlands up to the local hero he is today.

[07/21/14 - 10:51 AM]
Tia Maggini Joins Lifetime as Vice President, Original Movies
Most recently, Maggini was Vice President of Television for Josephson Entertainment in Los Angeles, where she was responsible for managing all areas of television development on behalf of the company.

[07/21/14 - 10:48 AM]
Homeowners Smash Their Way to Spectacular Renovations on DIY Network's "Sledgehammer"
The series features homeowners who think they're trying out for a home improvement show, but instead get a surprise visit from Jason Cameron who promises to fix any room they can completely demolish in 30 minutes.

[07/21/14 - 10:47 AM]
Six New Ways to Celebrate Shark Week 2014
Building upon last year's 11 shark-filled specials, a whopping 13 hours of new programming coupled with the live late-night talk show "Shark After Dark" will air beginning August 10.

[07/21/14 - 10:41 AM]
Country Rocks Your Summer on "CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock," Airing Tuesday, August 5 on the ABC Television Network
Adding their chops and charm to the special are Luke Bryan, Eric Church with special guest Lzzy Hale of Halestorm, Florida Georgia Line, Brantley Gilbert, Lady Antebellum, and Blake Shelton with special guest Gwen Sebastian.

[07/21/14 - 10:30 AM]
Live+7-Day Playback for the Premiere Episode of "Under the Dome" Tops Last Summer's L+7 Series Premiere
CBS further spins the numbers for Monday, June 30.

[07/21/14 - 10:29 AM]
FXX to Air Longest Running Marathon in TV History with "The Simpsons"
For 24 hours a day, over the course of the 12 days, FXX will air 552 episodes of "The Simpsons" (through Season 25) as well as "The Simpsons Movie" (airing after episode 400), in chronological order.

[07/21/14 - 10:19 AM]
Bernadette Peters to Guest Star in Bravo Media's "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce"
Peters will play Lyla's (Janeane Garofalo) mother Annie, who comes to town to help her with the kids.

[07/21/14 - 10:17 AM]
He'll Be Back - "Louie" Picked Up by FX for Fifth Season
The seven-episode new season from Creator/Executive Producer/Writer/Star/Director/Editor Louis C.K. will premiere in Spring 2015.

[07/21/14 - 10:06 AM]
Aw, Geez, FX Is Going Back to "Fargo"
The new chapter of the "Fargo" story will feature an all-new cast of characters, a new time period and a new "true crime" story that will unfold over the course of 10 episodes.