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[09/25/15 - 11:42 PM]
Development Update: Friday, September 25
Updates include: Alan Cumming to play Florent Morellet at Showtime; TNT to chase "Robbers" in drama pilot; and Matt Damon, Ben Affleck bring "Thirst" to HBO.

[09/25/15 - 03:07 PM]
"Mistresses" Renewed for Fourth Season on ABC
ABC has ordered 13 episodes of the ABC Studios series which is executive-produced by Rina Mimoun, KJ Steinberg, Robert Sertner and Douglas Rae.

[09/25/15 - 02:34 PM]
ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Beats CBS' "Colbert" and Virtually Ties NBC's "Fallon"
ABC spins the late-night numbers for Thursday, September 24.

[09/25/15 - 10:10 AM]
Showtime(R) Samples the Highly-Anticipated Second Season Premiere of "The Affair" Early Across Multiple Platforms
Starting today, viewers can sample the TV-14 rated version of the premiere for free on YouTube and SHO.com.

[09/25/15 - 09:44 AM]
ABC Family Keeps Fetch Alive by Celebrating #NationalMeanGirlsDay on Saturday, October 3rd, Beginning at 7:00 A.M. ET/PT
Spend the day with five strong ladies as they take down their own versions of Regina before watching Cady face off with The Plastics during said marathon.

[09/25/15 - 09:30 AM]
AMC Releases "Comic Book Men" Season Five Key Art on National Comic Book Day
The fifth season of the unscripted series premieres with back-to-back episodes on Sunday, October 18 at Midnight ET/PT.

[09/25/15 - 08:36 AM]
"Heroes Reborn" Captures NBC's Highest Rating in Its Slot, Excluding Sports, Since 2014
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, September 24.

[09/25/15 - 08:31 AM]
ABC Is the Dominant Non-Sports Net on Premiere Thursday with 8-Month Highs
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, September 24.

[09/25/15 - 08:27 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: NFL Helps CBS Hold Off Premieres on ABC, NBC
"Thursday Night Football" once again wins the night among total viewers and adults 18-49.

[09/25/15 - 07:30 AM]
"Thursday Night Football" on CBS and NFL Network Week Two Earns Overnight Ratings Increase of 40% Over Last Year
CBS spins the numbers for Thursday, September 24.

[09/25/15 - 06:08 AM]
Netflix Will Bring Viewers Twelve New Episodes of the Critically-Acclaimed "Black Mirror"
Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones, who executive produced the first seven episodes of the series, will continue to serve as executive producers and showrunners for the new episodes.

[09/25/15 - 12:04 AM]
Exclusively for Amazon Prime: The Critically Acclaimed Hit New Series "Mr. Robot"
Prime members can watch all ten episodes of the dramatic thriller series that follows a young programmer who works as a cyber-security engineer by day and as a vigilante hacker by night.

[09/24/15 - 11:35 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, September 24
Updates include: TNT axes Jennifer Beals-led drama "Proof"; Sam Jaeger, Harold Perrineau cast in "Poor Richard's Almanack" at USA; and Steven Soderbergh to bring experimental "Mosaic" to HBO.

[09/24/15 - 05:45 PM]
This Monday on FOX, Don't Miss a Special Two-Part Trailer for "The X-Files" During "Gotham" and "Minority Report"
Plus: watch the latest promo for Monday's installment of "Gotham."

[09/24/15 - 02:04 PM]
"America's Game of the Week" Powers NFL on FOX to Second-Best Start Ever
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Sunday, September 20.

[09/24/15 - 12:51 PM]
GSN Expands Its "Skin Wars" Franchise and Greenlights New 8-Episode Spinoff "Skin Wars: Fresh Paint" for 2016
The project first aired as a one-hour special in August 2015.

[09/24/15 - 12:31 PM]
"The Tonight Show" Wins Week of Sept. 14-18 in 18-49 and Total Viewers Over "Late Show"
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of September 14-18 as well as the 2014-2015 season.

[09/24/15 - 11:59 AM]
Hip Hop Legend Ja Rule Takes Over MTV with New Series "Follow the Rules" Premiering on Monday, October 26 at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
The comedic half-hour docu-series is centered around Grammy(R)-nominated rapper turned actor, Ja Rule, and the hectic household that he and his wife Aisha are trying to keep under control.

[09/24/15 - 11:58 AM]
"Nightline" Is #1 for 2014-15 Television Season - First Time Winning in New Time Slot
ABC spins the late-night numbers for the week of September 14-18 as well as the 2014-2015 season.

[09/24/15 - 11:34 AM]
NBC to Keep "Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris" at 10 PM on Tuesdays for Another Week
The newcomer was previously scheduled to air at 8:00/7:00c beginning September 29.

[09/24/15 - 11:30 AM]
Paging Dr. K for a Second Season of Wild Animal Emergencies on "Dr. K's Exotic Animal ER" on Nat Geo WILD
New episodes kick off Saturday, October 3 at 9:00/8:00c on the cable channel.

[09/24/15 - 11:09 AM]
"Devious Maids" Renewed for Fourth Season
The network has ordered 10 episodes of the ABC Studios-produced program.

[09/24/15 - 10:53 AM]
Jesse Metcalfe Headlines Hallmark Channel's Series of Movies "Chesapeake Shores" Premiering 2016
Meghan Ory, Treat Williams, Diane Ladd and Barbara Niven are also featured in the debut installment.

[09/24/15 - 10:41 AM]
ABC Bumps "Beyond the Tank" Return Back a Week for Encore of "Quantico" Premiere
The new drama premieres this Sunday at 10:00/9:00c with said encore on Tuesday, September 29.

[09/24/15 - 10:19 AM]
Nickelodeon Takes Fans Back to the '90s with the Launch of "The Splat," Brand-New Destination for Iconic Nick Content, Starting Monday, Oct. 5, On TeenNick
"The Splat" will dive deep to create a retro experience filled with landmark Nickelodeon programs.

[09/24/15 - 10:11 AM]
"Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo," The Comedy Star's First HBO Stand-Up Special, Debuts Oct. 17
Directed by Chris Rock and taped May 29 before a live audience at New York's iconic Apollo Theater, the one-hour special features Schumer talking about her life.

[09/24/15 - 10:01 AM]
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and Lionsgate Announce Cast for New Original Drama Series "Greenleaf"
Keith David, Lynn Whitfield, Merle Dandridge, Lamman Rucker, Deborah Joy Winans, Tye White, Kim Hawthorne and Desiree Ross will co-star in the project.

[09/24/15 - 09:57 AM]
"Dateline" Starts 24th Season Strong as Third Quarter's #1 Newsmagazine
Keith Morrison kicks off season 24 by following the case of Susan Casey, a loving mother of four who vanished just 20 steps from her apartment in a small Montana town.

[09/24/15 - 09:31 AM]
The First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, Guest Stars in a Special Episode of Disney Junior's "Doc McStuffins"
In the episode airing on Child Health Day, the First Lady invites Doc and other kids who are making a difference in their community to the White House to be honored in a special ceremony.

[09/24/15 - 09:07 AM]
Hulu Acquires Exclusive Streaming Rights to "The Goldbergs"
All past episodes of the hilarious comedy series are streaming exclusively on Hulu beginning this Thursday, September 24.

[09/24/15 - 09:01 AM]
STARZ PLAY Now Available on Samsung Smart TVs
The launch marks STARZ PLAY's most recent successful deployment for the STARZ TV Everywhere service and another extension that brings the popular app and experience directly to the television.

[09/24/15 - 08:59 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: "Empire" Returns on Top for FOX
The network's juggernaut wins the evening by a wide margin among adults 18-49.

[09/24/15 - 08:52 AM]
"Mysteries of Laura" Captures Its Top 18-49 Rating Since Feb. 25
NBC spins the numbers for Wednesday, September 23.

[09/24/15 - 08:42 AM]
All 5 of ABC's Wednesday Series Return Up from their Season Finales
ABC spins the numbers for Wednesday, September 23.

[09/24/15 - 08:21 AM]
Video: "Nathan For You" Season Three Premieres Thursday, October 15 at 10 p.m. ET/PT
In this new season, Nathan attempts to start a nationwide fitness craze, help a hotel cater to sexually active parents, and pull off the most astonishing life transformation ever to be broadcast on television.

[09/24/15 - 06:30 AM]
CMT Updates Premiere of "I Love Kellie Pickler"
The series - starring Pickler and her husband, Kyle Jacobs - will now launch on Thursday, November 5 at 10:00/9:00c.

[09/24/15 - 06:07 AM]
"Jimmy Kimmel Live" Returns to Brooklyn for a Week of Shows with an All Star Line Up of Guests
The lineup of guests includes Jay Z, Bill Murray, Michael J. Fox, Bradley Cooper, American Ballet Theater Principal Ballerina Misty Copeland, Howard Stern, and more.

[09/23/15 - 11:17 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, September 23
Updates include: Shondaland developing new medical drama for ABC; Dave Jeser, Matt Silverstein are "Straight Outta Calabasas" for FOX; and Tom Payne cast in key role on AMC's "The Walking Dead."

[09/23/15 - 02:51 PM]
An All-New "CMT Instant Jam" with 5-Time Grammy Nominee Hunter Hayes Premieres Saturday, September 26 at 10 P.M. ET/PT
The one-hour show gives a behind-the scenes look at all the moments leading up to the free pop-up concert.

[09/23/15 - 01:50 PM]
OWN Delivers Most-Watched Night in Network History
OWN spins the numbers for Tuesday, September 22.

[09/23/15 - 12:54 PM]
National Geographic Channel and GE, Along with Imagine Entertainment and Asylum Entertainment, Partner on Revolutionary New Series "Breakthrough"
Angela Bassett, Peter Berg, Paul Giamatti, Akiva Goldsman, Ron Howard and Brett Ratner are among the featured auspices.

[09/23/15 - 12:50 PM]
Esquire Network Raises a Glass to the Culinary World's Toughest Test When "Uncorked" Premieres November 10th at 10PM ET/PT
Only 230 people across the globe have passed the test in its 40 + year history, but this accomplishment allows a person entry into one of the world's most exclusive clubs, where membership can lead to some of the most desirable jobs in the food and wine industry.

[09/23/15 - 11:51 AM]
TV One's "Unsung" Premieres a New Line-Up of Hitmakers Beginning Wednesday, October 7 at 8 P.M. ET
On tap are installments featuring KC and The Sunshine Band, Kashif, Chante Moore, Lakeside, H-Town, Jennifer Holliday and Nate Dogg.

[09/23/15 - 11:39 AM]
Video: Starz Releases New Behind-the-Scenes Clip for the Highly Anticipated Series "Ash vs Evil Dead" Revealing Why Ash Might be the Most Reluctant Hero
Campbell reprises his role as Ash, the stock boy, aging lothario, and chainsaw-handed monster hunter who has spent the last 30 years avoiding responsibility, maturity and the terrors of the Evil Dead.

[09/23/15 - 10:40 AM]
VH1 Keeps the Game Going with a Fifth Season Greenlight for "Basketball Wives: LA"
Season four wraps on Sunday, October 4 with a reunion special the following Sunday, October 11.

[09/23/15 - 10:01 AM]
FX Renews "Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll" for Second Season
The 10-episode second season will return in 2016 with stars Leary, Elizabeth Gillies, John Corbett, Elaine Hendrix, Robert Kelly and John Ales.

[09/23/15 - 09:26 AM]
"Limitless" Premieres as Tuesday's Most Watched New Series
CBS spins the numbers for Tuesday, September 22.

[09/23/15 - 09:21 AM]
The BET "Hip Hop Awards" 2015 Will Bring the Biggest Names in Hip Hop to the Biggest Stage in Hip Hop
T.I., Fetty Wap, Rich Homie Quan, Dej Loaf, Kid Ink, Young Dro, DJ Mustard, DJ Premier are confirmed as performers.

[09/23/15 - 08:48 AM]
"Best Time Ever" Jumps 22% vs. Last Week's Premiere, Hits a 10-Month Slot High Excluding "The Voice"
NBC spins the numbers for Tuesday, September 22.

[09/23/15 - 08:44 AM]
AHC's Original Series "America: Facts vs. Fiction" Returns with Host Jamie Kaler
Season three kicks off with back-to-back episodes on Tuesday, October 6 at 10:00/9:00c.







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