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[11/20/15 - 11:29 PM]
Development Update: Friday, November 20
Updates include: Alex Hirsch announces end of Disney XD's "Gravity Falls"; Lucas Neff joins "Downward Dog" at ABC; and Legendary Television lands "Lost in Space" revival at Netflix.

[11/20/15 - 04:24 PM]
CBS Orders Five More Episodes of the New Medical Drama "Code Black"
The freshman drama also sees significant live + 7-day playback, adding 3 million viewers and increasing 67% in adults 18-49 and 56% in adults 25-54.

[11/20/15 - 02:59 PM]
TLC's Sunday Night Line-Up Brings in Big Ratings
TLC further spins the numbers for Sunday, November 15.

[11/20/15 - 12:52 PM]
"Kids Baking Championship" Returns with Hosts Valerie Bertinelli and Duff Goldman for a Supersized Sweet New Season
The first of eight new episodes kicks of Monday, January 4 at 8:00/7:00c on Food Network.

[11/20/15 - 12:20 PM]
With L+3, "NCIS" Moves Ahead of Football as the Week's Top Program
CBS further spins the numbers for the week of November 9-15.

[11/20/15 - 11:13 AM]
Disney XD Orders a Second Season of Popular Live-Action Comedy Series "Gamer's Guide to Pretty Much Everything"
Production on the series will resume in Los Angeles, California, in the spring for a premiere in 2016.

[11/20/15 - 10:55 AM]
Eight Weeks Into the New Season, CBS News Is Home to Multiple #1 Broadcasts, Airing the Only Evening and Morning News Programs to Grow Year-to-Year
CBS News spins the numbers for the week of November 9-15.

[11/20/15 - 10:05 AM]
Video: Netflix Releases "Real Rob" Trailer for New Rob Schneider Series
The eight-episode scripted comedy series, starring, produced and directed by Schneider, will premiere on Netflix on Tuesday, December 1.

[11/20/15 - 10:04 AM]
Live + 3 Day Ratings: ABC's "Quantico" Posts Its 3rd Straight Week of Triple-Digit Playback Growth (123%) in Adults 18-49
ABC further spins the numbers for the week of November 9-15.

[11/20/15 - 09:46 AM]
"The Illusionists" Scheduled to Bring Their Blockbuster Family Entertainment Event to NBC with Dec. 9 Hourlong Special
The stage production has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzled audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage.

[11/20/15 - 09:31 AM]
Video: Showtime(R) Releases Sixth Season Trailer for Its Top Comedy Series "Shameless"
This season, the Gallaghers are hitting a new groove as major changes attempt to pull the tight-knit clan apart.

[11/20/15 - 09:16 AM]
Comedy Central Orders a Third Season of "The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail"
The third season will consist of eight episodes.

[11/20/15 - 09:09 AM]
AMC's "Into the Badlands" Series Premiere Delivers 8.2 Million Total Viewers and 5.1 Million Adults 18-49 in Live+3 Viewing
AMC further spins the numbers for Sunday, November 15.

[11/20/15 - 08:33 AM]
"Blacklist" Equals Its High Since the Show's Season Debut Seven Weeks Ago
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, November 19.

[11/20/15 - 08:26 AM]
ABC Wins Thursday, as Winter Finales of Its TGIT Dramas Hit Multi-Week Highs
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, November 19.

[11/20/15 - 08:18 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Rides Fall Finales to Demo Victory
"How to Get Away with Murder" surges by 21% from last week among adults 18-49.

[11/20/15 - 08:12 AM]
Classic 1960 Cadillac Gets a Custom Copper Treatment on the Season Two Finale of Velocity's "Bitchin' Rides"
Some great artists work with oil on canvas, others with clay, but for Dave Kindig, iron and chrome are the tools his artistic trade.

[11/20/15 - 08:02 AM]
"Jill and Jessa: Counting On" Celebrates New Life and Adventure - The Three-Part Special Begins December 13th at 8/7c
The specials center around the two young women and their ever-changing lives as Jill moves to Central America with her family and Jessa starts one of her own.

[11/20/15 - 07:01 AM]
Celine Dion to Perform "Hymne a L'Amour" in French at the "2015 American Music Awards"
"We felt it was important to show our solidarity in light of the recent events in Paris and all around world," said Larry Klein.

[11/19/15 - 11:33 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, November 19
Updates include: Irvine Welsh to bring "Hype" to TBS; Alex Wolff joins the cast of HBO's "Divorce"; and Evan Jonigkeit boards "Frontier" at Netflix.

[11/19/15 - 08:00 PM]
Video: Watch the First Promo for New FOX Action Drama "Second Chance," Starring Rob Kazinsky
The newcomer premieres Wednesday, January 13 at 9:00/8:00c on the network.

[11/19/15 - 02:35 PM]
FS1 Televises Women's World Cup Champion USA in Action During Pearl Harbor Tribute Weekend
New to the events and activities previously announced, FS1 televises an international soccer friendly featuring the reigning FIFA Women's World Cup Champion United States Women's National Team versus Trinidad & Tobago.

[11/19/15 - 02:03 PM]
Make Your New Year's Resolution to Catch All the New Unscripted Series on Lifetime This January
New seasons of "Little Women: LA," "Dance Moms" and "Bring It!" will join the previously announced premieres of "The Rap Game" and "Pitch Slapped."

[11/19/15 - 01:01 PM]
"Michael Buble's Christmas in Hollywood" Airs Thursday, Dec. 10 as Grammy-Winning Star Returns for His 5th Annual Holiday Special on NBC
Gigi Hadid, Kylie Jenner, Jay Leno, Eva Longoria, William Shatner and Blake Shelton also join in the festivities for comedy segments that take Buble to classic Hollywood locations.

[11/19/15 - 12:03 PM]
Iconic Singer-Songwriter Alanis Morissette to Perform at the "2015 American Music Awards"
Joined by Demi Lovato, the two will rock the stage at the "2015 American Music Awards," the world's biggest fan-voted award show.

[11/19/15 - 12:02 PM]
Disney-ABC Television Group Continues Momentum on Connected TV Devices
Over the last year, ABC has seen significant growth in usage on connected TV devices, which now represents over half of its digital viewing.

[11/19/15 - 12:01 PM]
CBS Celebrates the Holiday Season with Festive Episodes
These original episodes join the previously announced holiday specials and beloved classics.

[11/19/15 - 11:40 AM]
WE tv to Premiere Cutting-Edge Dating Docu-Series "Ex Isle" Hosted by Carmen Electra on Friday, January 8 at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
The show follows five former couples as they attempt to end their dysfunctional and at times tumultuous relationships in order to find closure, move on and form new healthy and loving relationships.

[11/19/15 - 11:32 AM]
"Long Island Medium" Returns This Winter with Celebrity Readings and Themed Episodes
The upcoming season kicks off with a special episode featuring celebrity readings with Jim Parsons, Susan Lucci, Jamie Lynn Sigler and other stars from the big and small screen.

[11/19/15 - 11:28 AM]
Chefs Anne Burrell and Tyler Florence Are Back to Whip New Roster of Hapless Cooks Into Culinary Shape in Return of "Worst Cooks in America"
Premiering on Sunday, January 3, the seven-episode series pits Anne against Tyler, each leading a team of disastrous cooks in an intense kitchen boot camp designed to vastly improve the food skills of their recruits.

[11/19/15 - 11:08 AM]
FOX Sports Proudly Presents 2015 U.S. Open: Spieth's Northwest Conquest
The thrilling finish on the 18th green capped off a memorable week at Chambers Bay, where a competitive field of "next gen" talent tackled a venue new to golf's major championship landscape.

[11/19/15 - 11:02 AM]
All-New Teaser Art Photos for "The X-Files"
Check out the final three teaser art images for the revival.

[11/19/15 - 10:54 AM]
American Heroes Channel Commemorates Anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's Assassination with a "Day of JFK"
On the 52nd anniversary of this tragic event, American Heroes Channel is dedicating an entire day of programming to honor the late president's life and legacy with its first-ever "Day of JFK."

[11/19/15 - 10:30 AM]
Three-Time Grammy Award Winner Darius Rucker to Host "American Country Countdown's Top 10 Stories of 2015" Thursday, December 17, On FOX
Additionally, concert performances by country music superstars Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean and Little Big Town have been added to the one-hour special.

[11/19/15 - 10:29 AM]
Comedy Central Unveils Winter Programming Schedule
Season six of "Workaholics" and the premiere of "Idiotsitter" will kick things off on Thursday, January 14.

[11/19/15 - 10:20 AM]
VH1 Serves Up a "Throwback Thanksgiving" 80's Movie Marathon Beginning Wednesday, November 25th at 8PM ET/PT
The five-day event will begin with the John Hughes-directed classics "Sixteen Candles" followed by "The Breakfast Club."

[11/19/15 - 10:11 AM]
Pharrell Williams and Brad Paisley to Perform on Live Episodes of "The Voice"
Williams will perform the song "Freedom" while Paisley, who was an adviser earlier this season on "The Voice," will sing "Country Nation."

[11/19/15 - 09:31 AM]
"I Killed John Lennon" Documentary Delves Into the Mind of the Man Who Murdered The Beatles Legend
Plus: look for themed installments of "Hollywood Scandals" and "Celebrity Legacies" next month on ReelzChannel.

[11/19/15 - 09:06 AM]
Artist, Producer and Mogul Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs Returns to the American Music Awards Stage to Present the Award for "Collaboration of the Year Un-leashed by T-Mobile"
In 2002, Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs hosted the American Music Awards and performed a medley of "Bad Boys for Life."

[11/19/15 - 09:04 AM]
Premiere Date Change: TV Land's "Younger" and "Teachers" Now to Premiere on Wednesday, January 13th
Said duo was previously scheduled to premiere on Tuesday, January 12.

[11/19/15 - 09:04 AM]
Kick-Off the Holidays with Royalty! Take Heed of This Noble Decree and Check Out the Cartoon Network Original Miniseries "Long Live the Royals"
Created by Sean Szeles and based on his Emmy(R) Award-winning animated short, the four-night holiday event begins Monday, November 30 at 7:45 p.m.

[11/19/15 - 09:00 AM]
"WWE(R) Week" to Kick Off December 20th on USA Network, Featuring the 2015 WWE Slammy Awards and WWE Tribute to the Troops(R)
On Sunday, December 20, from 8pm-10pm ET, USA will air "Santa's Little Helper," an original comedy from WWE Studios and 20th Century Fox.

[11/19/15 - 08:30 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: "Empire" Grows in Latest FOX Victory
"Arrow," "The Goldbergs" and "Modern Family" are also up from last week among adults 18-49.

[11/19/15 - 08:19 AM]
Oxygen Media Takes a Journey Down South with "Preachers of Atlanta" Premiering on Wednesday, February 3 at 10 PM ET/PT
Through the lens of five pastors with drastically different approaches to their ministry, the show explores many of the most hot-button and polarizing issues in America today.

[11/19/15 - 08:01 AM]
Pop and Impact Wrestling Partner to Bring Fans Ringside for Weekly Event Broadcast Premiering on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016
The show features some of the biggest stars in professional wrestling, including Jeff and Matt Hardy, EC3, Kurt Angle, Bobby Lashley, The Wolves, Eric Young, Tigre Uno and Gail Kim.

[11/19/15 - 07:21 AM]
TLC's "Sister Wives Tell All" Takes on Jealousy, The Headlines, And What's Next
The story will continue for the Browns as the show returns with new episodes next Spring continuing to follow the lives of Kody, Meri, Janelle, Christine, Robyn and their children.

[11/19/15 - 07:07 AM]
Investigation Discovery Introduces "What the Crime?!," A New Podcast Examining the Wonderfully Weird Side of Crime
Said offering is hosted by Ami Angelowicz, editor-in-chief of Investigation Discovery's news blog CrimeFeed.com, and digital media veteran and podcast personality Will Johnson.

[11/19/15 - 06:00 AM]
Hallmark Channel Breaks the Guinness World Records(TM) Title for the Largest Display of Illuminated Christmas Trees
In addition, all trees will be donated to the Educational Alliance Boys & Girls Clubs of New York City.

[11/19/15 - 06:00 AM]
Lacey Chabert, Leslie David Baker, Kevin Farley, Madison Iseman and More to Join Main and Recurring Cast for CMT's "Still the King"
The series is currently in production in and around Nashville and will premiere next year.

[11/18/15 - 11:20 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, November 18
Updates include: Noah Hawley to bring Kurt Vonnegut's "Cat's Cradle" to FX; Tia Mowry-Hardrict to recur on FOX's "Rosewood"; and Michael Rauch to go "Toward the Light" at CBS.







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[03/19/19 - 12:42 PM]
The World's Fiercest Kitty Invites Kids Around the World to Unlock a New Battle Ground on Netflix
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[03/19/19 - 12:16 PM]
Josh Gates Brings Epic, New Adventures to a Brand-New Season of "Expedition Unknown" Premiering April 10 on Discovery Channel
Armed with his quick wit, and trademark fearlessness along with cutting-edge technology, Gates is tackling new mysteries, new destinations, and making new discoveries in a pulse-pounding, new season.

[03/19/19 - 12:10 PM]
Netflix Orders Limited Series "The Queen's Gambit" from Scott Frank
Chronicling the life of an orphan chess prodigy, the story - set during the Cold War era - follows Beth Harmon from the age of eight to twenty-two, as she struggles with addiction in a quest to become the greatest chess player in the world.

[03/19/19 - 12:03 PM]
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The one-hour special draws upon the remarkable work of Dr. Wolfgang Dittus, who has spent over 50 years studying the charismatic toque macaques of Sri Lanka, constituting the longest continuous monkey study in the world.

[03/19/19 - 12:00 PM]
Chris O'Dowd Enters "The Twilight Zone"
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[03/19/19 - 11:01 AM]
HBO Renews Comedy Series "High Maintenance," Created by Katja Blichfeld and Ben Sinclair, for Fourth Season
The critically acclaimed show uses The Guy, a marijuana dealer (played by Sinclair), to tell a variety of stories about New York lives.

[03/19/19 - 10:53 AM]
MGM Television and Mark Burnett Announce Multi Year Production Deal with Bethenny Frankel
The development deal will include work for unscripted projects where Frankel will serve as an executive producer and/or appear on-camera.

[03/19/19 - 10:30 AM]
Discovery's "Diesel Brothers" Are Bigger, Better, and Badder in All New Season Premiering April 8
New episodes kick off Monday, April 8 at 10:00/9:00c on the network.

[03/19/19 - 10:17 AM]
Rory Kinnear Returns to the Penny Dreadful Saga for the Upcoming Showtime(R) Drama Series "Penny Dreadful: City of Angels"
The series also stars Natalie Dormer, Daniel Zovatto, Adriana Barraza, Jessica Garza, Johnathan Nieves and Tony(R) and Emmy(R) winner Nathan Lane.

[03/19/19 - 09:47 AM]
WarnerMedia Entertainment Sets Premiere Date for Ann Curry's "Chasing the Cure" (FKA "M.D. Live"), A Groundbreaking Medical Enterprise from TNT and Lionsgate Television
Debuting Thursday, July 25, "Chasing the Cure" will be simulcast on TNT and TBS from 8-10 p.m. ET.

[03/19/19 - 09:09 AM]
Buddy Valastro Wants to Bake You Rich on New Food Network Series Where Bakers Compete for a Chance to Go Into Business with the Cake Boss
"Bake You Rich" premieres Sunday, April 14 at 10:00/9:00c on the cable channel.

[03/19/19 - 09:00 AM]
First Look Images: Netflix Original Series "Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City"
Mary Ann (Laura Linney) returns to present-day San Francisco and is reunited with her daughter Shawna (Ellen Page) and ex-husband Brian (Paul Gross), 20 years after leaving them behind to pursue her career.

[03/19/19 - 09:00 AM]
Dierks Bentley, Brooks & Dunn, Brandi Carlile, Eric Church, Kelly Clarkson, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line and Ashley McBryde Added as Performers at the "54th Academy of Country Music Awards"
The special will be broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Sunday, April 7 on CBS.

[03/19/19 - 08:26 AM]
Netflix Unveils "The Neighbor's" Best Kept Secret
Clara Lago, Catalina Sopelana and Adrián Pino complete the cast of this comedy based on the namesake comic by Santiago García and Pepo Pérez.

[03/19/19 - 08:14 AM]
VH1's "T.I. & Tiny: Friends & Family Hustle" Returns April 15 at 9PM ET/PT
Last season, "T.I. & Tiny: Friends & Family Hustle" was the #1 non-sports cable program in the time period with adults 18-49.