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[02/12/15 - 11:28 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, February 12
Updates include: Rob Lowe to lead "The Grinder" at FOX; USA passes on its drama pilot "Stanistan"; and Eric McCormack tapped as male lead on FOX's "Studio City."

[02/12/15 - 10:30 PM]
"Project Runway All Stars" Season 4 Crowns a New Winner
The current season has been cable's #1 unscripted series in its Thursday time period for Women 25-54 and Women 18-49.

[02/12/15 - 03:01 PM]
25-Time Grammy Award Winner Stevie Wonder Takes the Stage in a Surprise Performance During "Stevie Wonder: Songs in the Key of Life - An All-Star Grammy(R) Salute," To Be Broadcast Monday, Feb. 16 on CBS
Two-time Grammy Award winner LL Cool J hosts this very special tribute, with appearances by Jason Derulo, Jamie Foxx, Tyler Perry, Craig Robinson and Maya Rudolph.

[02/12/15 - 02:50 PM]
Chef Gordon Ramsay Fires Up "Hell's Kitchen" on Season 14 Premiere Tuesday, March 3, on FOX
Once again, 18 new chefs from across the country will be tested like never before as Chef Ramsay puts them through a series of grueling challenges and dinner services to prove they have what it takes to win a life-changing grand prize.

[02/12/15 - 02:27 PM]
Three-Time World Champion Abner Mares to Fight on Blockbuster Card in "PBC on NBC" Debut Live in Primetime on Saturday, March 7
Marv Albert will call the fights in primetime on NBC alongside analyst "Sugar" Ray Leonard, the six-time world champion and 1976 Olympic gold medalist.

[02/12/15 - 02:15 PM]
E! Is Bringing the Runway to the World with the Most Complete Coverage of New York Fashion Week
Highlights include the new special "Secrets of Fashion Week" on Thursday, February 19 at 8:00/7:00c.

[02/12/15 - 02:03 PM]
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Chris Evans, Dakota Johnson, Jennifer Lopez, Chloe Grace Moretz, Eddie Murphy and Margot Robbie to Present at 87th Oscars(R)
The Oscars, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will air on Sunday, February 22, live on ABC.

[02/12/15 - 01:18 PM]
Season 7 of "Tosh.0" Premieres February 17 at 10 p.m. and "Trevor Moore: High In Church" Premieres March 6 at Midnight on Comedy Central
The "Web Redemption" segment in the premiere episode features one band geek who loses his lunch after he gets a chance at a drum solo.

[02/12/15 - 01:03 PM]
Love Is Patient, Love Is Kind, Love Takes a Twist in TLC's New Series "Strange Love"
The cable channel's newcomer premieres Wednesday, March 4 at 10:00/9:00c.

[02/12/15 - 01:00 PM]
FOX Splits Up the Two-Hour Premiere of "The Following"
A new episode of "Gotham" will now lead off the night on Monday, March 2 followed by the season premiere of "The Following."

[02/12/15 - 12:24 PM]
Jerry Leo Elevated To Executive Vice President, Program Strategy, Lifestyle Networks, & Production, Bravo Media
He will oversee the strategic planning and programming across all four networks in order to maximize brand value for the lifestyle portfolio.

[02/12/15 - 12:02 PM]
James Franco to Star in Hulu Original Series "11/22/63" from WBTV, Bad Robot, Stephen King and Bridget Carpenter
Franco, who is also a producer, will play the lead role of Epping in the nine-hour event series.

[02/12/15 - 12:01 PM]
"Long Island Medium" Returns to TLC on Sunday, March 8 at 9/8c
This season also takes viewers on the road again to hot spots including South Texas, Savannah, Richmond, Charleston, and Miami as we get deeper insight into Theresa's process, both before and after readings.

[02/12/15 - 12:00 PM]
Cinemax Picks Up New Drama Series "Outcast"
The 10-episode series is based on the Skybound/Image comic title by creator Robert Kirkman and artist Paul Azaceta.

[02/12/15 - 11:20 AM]
Nickelodeon and Fisher-Price Announce Brand-New "Blaze and the Monster Machines" Preschool Product Line, Based on the Hit TV Series
Products will be available at select retailers starting in May with full nationwide rollout in August.

[02/12/15 - 11:10 AM]
"The Tonight Show" Hits Eighth-Month Ratings High in 18-49 with Week of L.A. Telecasts
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of February 2-6.

[02/12/15 - 11:08 AM]
ESPN Celebrates 2015 Play 4Kay Games on February 22 & 23
In its ninth year, Play 4Kay is in memory of former NC State head coach Kay Yow, who lost her long, courageous battle with breast cancer.

[02/12/15 - 11:00 AM]
Disney XD Orders Second Season of Animated Comedy Adventure "Star vs. The Forces of Evil" Ahead of Series Premiere on Monday, March 30
Plus: Michael C. Hall, Anna Camp, Stephen Root and Rider Strong to guest star during its freshman run.

[02/12/15 - 10:41 AM]
Lady Gaga to Perform at 87th Oscars(R)
"Lady Gaga is a once-in-a-lifetime artist whose musical evolution keeps growing. We are proud to have her perform on the Oscars for the very first time," said Craig Zadan and Neil Meron.

[02/12/15 - 10:01 AM]
NBC Entertainment Launches First Ever App for "Saturday Night Live"
Simply swipe from sketch to sketch, or dive in to the 40 season library and find favorite moments by season, cast member, character and more.

[02/12/15 - 10:00 AM]
Emmy(R)-Winning Series "Banshee" to Return to Cinemax for Its Fourth Season in 2016
The fourth season of eight episodes will shoot in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

[02/12/15 - 09:12 AM]
TNT Opens the Book on a Second Season of "The Librarians"
The network has ordered 10 episodes for the second season, which is slated to launch later this year.

[02/12/15 - 09:08 AM]
ESPN Cross-platform, Multimedia coverage of the ICC Cricket World Cup
Hosted in Australia and New Zealand, the ICC Cricket World Cup will begins Friday, February 13 and runs through March 28.

[02/12/15 - 09:04 AM]
Video: Some Like It Scot - Starz Releases New "Outlander" Trailer
The steamy trailer will play on big screens nationwide in front what is sure to be the most wildly seen movie of the weekend, "50 Shades of Grey."

[02/12/15 - 09:04 AM]
Platinum-Selling Artist Nick Jonas Tapped to Host "Nickelodeon's 28th Annual Kids' Choice Awards"
Jonas, one of the most popular artists with kids, revealed his hosting duties via a video released over Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

[02/12/15 - 09:02 AM]
New College Basketball Awards Show to Honor the Season's Top Players April 10 on ESPN2
ESPN will close out the 2014-15 college basketball season with a new one-hour awards show on Friday, April 10, at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN2.

[02/12/15 - 09:02 AM]
Destination America Scores Big with First Month of Premieres for "Impact Wrestling"
Destination America spins the numbers for the month of January.

[02/12/15 - 08:47 AM]
"The Mysteries of Laura" Grows 10% Week to Week to Capture Its Top 18-49 Rating Since January 7
NBC spins the numbers for Wednesday, February 11.

[02/12/15 - 08:34 AM]
"black-ish" Returns Up to Deliver Its Highest Numbers in 2 Months
ABC spins the numbers for Wednesday, February 11.

[02/12/15 - 08:30 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: Another Week, Another "Empire" Victory
FOX's juggernaut continues its reign among adults 18-49.

[02/12/15 - 08:05 AM]
Danny Garcia vs. Lamont Peterson and Andy Lee vs. Peter Quillin in Brooklyn Boxing Showdowns Live in Primetime on NBC on Saturday, April 11
Marv Albert will call the fights in primetime on NBC alongside analyst "Sugar" Ray Leonard, the six-time world champion and 1976 Olympic gold medalist.

[02/12/15 - 07:51 AM]
Video: Netflix Original Stand-Up Comedy "Ralphie May: Unruly" - Trailer Debut
"Ralphie May: Unruly" premieres on Friday, February 27 exclusively on Netflix in all territories where the service is available.

[02/12/15 - 07:14 AM]
A&E Network Premieres New Original Real-Life Series "Neighbors with Benefits" Sunday, March 22 at 10:00 PM ET/PT
The series follows multiple married couples as they court prospective partners and interact with friends and participants, all while going about their typical everyday lives as parents, professionals, soccer moms and little league coaches.

[02/12/15 - 07:11 AM]
Cartoon Network to Provide First-Ever "NBA All-Star Jam" Marathon, Part of Turner Broadcasting's Exclusive Live Event Coverage
Through its popular CN Sayin' App, Cartoon Network will provide kids with an opportunity to send questions via video submissions to their favorite NBA All-Stars.

[02/12/15 - 06:36 AM]
USA Network Forms Unprecedented Partnership With, Escape the Room, To Create On-the-Ground "Dig" Themed Adventure for Consumers in Five Major Cities
The immersive attraction will be live in New York, Boston and Philadelphia, and will be a special event experience at Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resorts.

[02/12/15 - 06:30 AM]
Angelica McDaniel Named to New Position Overseeing Both CBS Daytime and CBS Television Distribution Programming Development
In her new post, McDaniel will take on the added responsibility of leading development for all new first-run programming at CBS Television Distribution.

[02/12/15 - 06:14 AM]
Two New CNN Original Series Debut, Sunday, March 1st
"Finding Jesus: Faith, Fact, Forgery" and "The Wonder List with Bill Weir" are both on tap at 9:00/8:00c and 10:00/9:00c, respectively.

[02/12/15 - 06:03 AM]
Amazon Studios Developing "Sigmund and the Sea Monsters" with Sid and Marty Krofft
"Sid and Marty are geniuses and we are honored to be working with them to bring to the world a return of what we believe is TV's most fabulous and funniest sea creature ever," said Roy Price.

[02/11/15 - 11:34 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, February 11
Updates include: Laverne Cox to have "Doubt" for CBS; Daniel Henney latest cast in "Criminal Minds" spin-off; and Starz's "Ash vs. Evil Dead" adds Ray Santiago, Dana DeLorenzo.

[02/11/15 - 03:18 PM]
CBS's Primetime Stevie Wonder Special to Be Broadcast with Video Description for Blind and Visually Impaired Audiences
The two-hour special will be presented by The Recording Academy(R), AEG Ehrlich Ventures and CBS.

[02/11/15 - 02:55 PM]
"Switched at Birth" Soars to Over 1-1/2-Year High in Women 18-34 and 1-Year High in Women 18-49, Is TV's #1 Telecast at 9PM in Target Demos
ABC Family spins the numbers for Tuesday, February 10.

[02/11/15 - 01:01 PM]
Howie Mandel, Mel B and Heidi Klum Join Howard Stern as Returning Judges for the 10th Anniversary Season of "America's Got Talent"
Nick Cannon will again assume hosting duties as "AGT" celebrates its 10th season.

[02/11/15 - 12:31 PM]
Ben Affleck, Jessica Chastain, Viola Davis, Kevin Hart, Shirley MacLaine, Chris Pine, Miles Teller and Naomi Watts to Present at 87th Oscars(R)
The Oscars, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will air on Sunday, February 22, live on ABC.

[02/11/15 - 12:01 PM]
R&B Diva Keyshia Cole Sets the Record Straight in Brand New Docu-Series on BET Networks "Keyshia Cole: All In" Premieres Tuesday, February 24th at 9:30 P.M. ET/PT
Over eight 30-minute episodes, Keyshia continues to confront the real-life issues that face all of us including career complications, marital strife, motherhood challenges, and sibling rivalry.

[02/11/15 - 11:04 AM]
ABC's "Fresh Off the Boat" Debuts as Season's #1 New Show with Upscale Adults 18-49
ABC further spins the numbers for the season to date.

[02/11/15 - 10:29 AM]
NBC's Hit Drama "Grimm" Raises Over $310,000 for Portland's OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital with "Grimm Gala"
Funds will provide children and families critical support associated with uncompensated care, travel, lodging, and other services.

[02/11/15 - 10:16 AM]
"NCIS" and "The Big Bang Theory" Are America's Top Two Favorite Current Shows, According to a Newly Released Survey
"The Good Wife," "Blue Bloods" and "Criminal Minds" also rank among the top 10.

[02/11/15 - 09:15 AM]
Ovation TV's Brand New Original Series "American Canvas" Puts a New Spin on Cultural Tourism Wednesday Nights at 10PM ET
Dave Holmes hosts the new three-part original series exploring the historic and creative communities unique to San Francisco, CA, Austin, TX and Miami, FL.

[02/11/15 - 09:04 AM]
HBO Announces Second Installment of the Game of Thrones Mixtape
Produced by Launch Point Records, the 15-song mixtape features diverse artists representing Game of Thrones families, leveraging themes and highlights from season 4.

[02/11/15 - 09:02 AM]
NBC, NBCSN and Universal Sports Network Combine to Present More Than 16 Hours of USA Sevens Rugby from Las Vegas Feb. 13-15
NBC Sports Group's presentation of the tournament will feature live coverage of full matches, as well as highlights from the three-day event.







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[02/16/18 - 11:49 PM]
Development Update: Friday, February 16
Updates include: Madeline Stowe to star in FOX's "Mixtape"; Aunjanue Ellis set for lead role in "Chiefs" at CBS; and Lynn Collins among those bound for ABC's "Safe Harbor."

[02/16/18 - 05:54 PM]
"Descendants 3" Was Announced to Disney Channel Viewers Tonight in a Special Message from "Mal"
"Descendants 3" will begin production there in summer for a debut next year on Disney Channel.

[02/16/18 - 01:48 PM]
NBC Olympics' PyeongChang Coverage Delivered Most Dominant Winter Games Thursday Night Since Sarah Hughes Won Gold & Bode Miller Took Silver in 2002
NBC further spins the numbers for Thursday, February 15.

[02/16/18 - 12:00 PM]
Video: TBS Reveals First Trailer for "The Last O.G."
The series centers on Tray (Tracy Morgan), an ex-con shocked to see just how much the world has changed when he is released from prison for on good behavior after a 15-year stint.

[02/16/18 - 11:56 AM]
Travel Channel Triggers Mid-Season Pick Up of "Expedition Unknown" with Josh Gates
Production on the new season is slated to begin this spring.

[02/16/18 - 11:47 AM]
Check Out the New "iZombie" Season 4 Key Art!
The new season kicks off Monday, February 26 at 9:00/8:00c on The CW.

[02/16/18 - 11:00 AM]
Emmy(R) Award Winner Alfre Woodard to Guest-Star as Cookie's Mother on "Empire"
Renee, Cookie's mother, comes back into her life with a turbulent reunion.

[02/16/18 - 10:30 AM]
VH1's Unstoppable Streak Continues with a New Season of "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta" and the Return of Erica Mena Monday, March 19 at 8PM ET/PT
After several failed relationships Erica is ready to leave her past behind her in search of a fresh start in Atlanta.

[02/16/18 - 10:30 AM]
Emmy Award-Winning "So You Think You Can Dance" Returns for 15th Season, Premiering Summer 2018 on FOX
Emmy Award winner Nigel Lythgoe, award-winning choreographer Mary Murphy and award-winning actress, singer and dancer Vanessa Hudgens will return as resident judges on the series, hosted by Emmy Award nominee Cat Deeley.

[02/16/18 - 09:02 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Rides Winter Olympics to Top Spot
The Peacock leads the night in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[02/16/18 - 09:00 AM]
CBS All Access Announces Additional Casting for "Strange Angel"
Production of the 1930s-set series began earlier this month on location across Los Angeles.

[02/16/18 - 08:17 AM]
Science Channel's All-New Series "Secrets of the Lost" Kicks Off with Two Episodes Offering Incredible Insight Into the Great Pyramid of Giza with Help of Newly Uncovered Ancient Text
The new, six-episode series premieres Sunday, February 25 at 10:00/9:00c on Science Channel.

[02/16/18 - 08:06 AM]
Emmy(R) Award-Winning "Rupaul's Drag Race" Returns for a Milestone 10th Season on Thursday, March 22 Followed by an All-New Season of "Untucked"
Each supersized, 90-minute episode of "RuPaul's Drag Race" will give fans more fashion, lip-syncs and drag than ever before.

[02/16/18 - 08:03 AM]
Welcome to the Neighborhood! Netflix Reveals First Look at "Santa Clarita Diet" Season 2's Newest Residents
Joel McHale, Maggie Lawson, Gerald McRaney and Zachary Knighton are all on tap for the new season, due this spring.

[02/16/18 - 05:31 AM]
90th Oscars(R) First Slate of Presenters Announced
The presenters, including past Oscar winners and nominees, are Mahershala Ali, Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Laura Dern, Jennifer Garner, Tiffany Haddish, Greta Gerwig, Tom Holland, Kumail Nanjiani, Margot Robbie, Emma Stone and Daniela Vega.