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[11/28/17 - 11:27 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, November 28
Updates include: Meghan Markle confirms exit from USA's "Suits"; Sydney Sweeney tapped for Hulu's "The Handmaid's Tale"; and Saïd Taghmaoui out at FX's "Legion."

[11/28/17 - 03:33 PM]
"Teachers" Hits Back-to-Back Series Highs in Live Viewing Among Key Adults 25-54 Demo
TV Land further spins the numbers for the season to date.

[11/28/17 - 02:25 PM]
"MTV Floribama Shore" Scores Network's Highest Rated Series Premiere in Over Three Years
MTV spins the numbers for Monday, November 27.

[11/28/17 - 02:18 PM]
Golden Globe(R) and Emmy(R) Nominees Christina Ricci and Judith Light Set to Star in Lifetime Psychological Thriller "Nellie Bly"
"Nellie Bly" is currently in production and will make its debut in 2018 on Lifetime.

[11/28/17 - 02:15 PM]
NBC Fills Remaining Winter Time Periods with "The Wall," "Ellen's Game of Games"
Look for said entries to lead off Monday and Tuesday nights, respectively, in the new year.

[11/28/17 - 01:13 PM]
BET Networks Registers for Another Semester of Hit Series "The Quad"
Anika Noni Rose and Ruben Santiago-Hudson star in the new season, due on Tuesday, January 23 at 10:00/9:00c.

[11/28/17 - 12:26 PM]
Nicollette Sheridan Is Alexis Carrington on The CW's "Dynasty"
Alexis Carrington is the first wife of Blake Carrington and mother to Fallon and Steven.

[11/28/17 - 12:12 PM]
ABC Presents a Two-Night Special Event to Celebrate the Icons Who Passed Away and Commemorate the Most Newsworthy and Memorable Moments of 2017 on Monday, December 18, and Tuesday, December 19
"The Year In Memoriam 2017" and "The Year: 2017" both feature Robin Roberts.

[11/28/17 - 12:00 PM]
Celebrated Cast of NBC's Hit Series "Better Late Than Never" Returns for More Comedy and Adventure Jan. 1 and Special Preview Dec. 11
Henry Winkler, William Shatner, George Foreman, Terry Bradshaw and Jeff Dye will set off on a wildly entertaining journey to Munich, Berlin, Lithuania, Sweden, Barcelona, Madrid and Morocco.

[11/28/17 - 11:57 AM]
NBCUniversal to Set Winter Olympics Record with 2,400+ Hours of Coverage of PyeongChang 2018
NBC's coverage of the PyeongChang Games begins in primetime on Thursday, February 8 at 8 p.m. ET - one night before Opening Ceremony coverage on Friday, February 9 - and continues until the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, February 25.

[11/28/17 - 11:00 AM]
NBC and dick clark productions Join Forces to Air the "Billboard Music Awards" Beginning in 2018
The 2018 telecast, with a date to be announced in the near future, will showcase the hottest musical acts, biggest performances, unexpected collaborations and buzzworthy pop culture moments that will have the world talking.

[11/28/17 - 11:00 AM]
Comedy Series "Crashing," Created by and Starring Pete Holmes, Returns for Second Season Jan. 14 on HBO
Guest stars this season include Joy Behar, Doug Benson, Bill Burr, Whitney Cummings, Wayne Federman, Jermaine Fowler, Gilbert Gottfried, Penn Jillette, The Lucas Brothers, Eugene Mirman, John Mulaney, Aparna Nancherla, Dr. Oz, Jeff Ross, Bobby Tisdale, Melissa Villaseñor and Henry Zebrowski.

[11/28/17 - 10:41 AM]
It Takes a Master to Create One on the New Season of "Ink Master" Premiering Tuesday, January 9 at 10PM ET/PT
The tenth season of "Ink Master," titled "Ink Master: Return Of The Masters," will debut on Spike TV starting January 9 and will continue to air on Tuesday nights when the network relaunches as Paramount Network on January 18.

[11/28/17 - 10:22 AM]
Disney's "Big Hero 6" TV Movie, "Baymax Returns," Ranks as Monday's #1 Telecast in Key Kid Demos
Disney Channel and Disney XD spin the numbers for Monday, November 20.

[11/28/17 - 10:11 AM]
Blue Ribbon Content & Ashley Tisdale's Blondie Girl Productions Announce Feature-Length Live-Action "Daphne and Velma" Project
Sarah Jeffrey and Sarah Gilman star in the title roles as Daphne and Velma, respectively.

[11/28/17 - 10:00 AM]
HBO International Series Come to Domestic HBO Streaming Services Dec. 1
Set in the scarred landscape of northern Bohemia in the modern-day Czech Republic, "Wasteland" blends social realism, intense psychological drama and a gripping mystery in which members of a close-knit, multi-generational village community are impacted by a life-changing event.

[11/28/17 - 09:58 AM]
"Drunk History" Season Five Premieres Tuesday, January 23 at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT on Comedy Central
The first of seven all-new episodes will be followed by the third season premiere of "Another Period" at 10:30/9:30c.

[11/28/17 - 09:24 AM]
One Week, Ten Premieres - Discovery's "Mega Week" Begins Sunday, December 3 at 9PM ET/PT
From gold to moonshine to Christmas trees to the Cash Cab - Discovery's annual stunt features premieres and supersized episodes of the network's top series.

[11/28/17 - 08:22 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC, "The Voice" Reclaim Demo Crown
The Peacock wins the night among adults 18-49 while ABC is still the most-watched network.

[11/28/17 - 07:24 AM]
Video: The Making of "The Grand Tour" Season Two - "Being More American"
This brand-new behind-the-scenes video features some questionable wigs, some darker shades of foundation and teeth roughly ten shades whiter.

[11/28/17 - 07:11 AM]
National Geographic Unearths the Mysteries of the Tomb of Christ
"The Secrets of Christ's Tomb: Explorer Special" one-hour event premieres Sunday, December 3 at 9:00/8:00c and will air globally in 171 countries and 45 languages.

[11/28/17 - 06:00 AM]
New Coming of Awkward Age Dramedy "Sex Education," Coming to Netflix
Meet Otis Thompson - a socially awkward high school virgin who lives with his mother, a sex therapist.

[11/27/17 - 11:38 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 27
Updates include: CBS passes on back order for "Wisdom of the Crowd"; John Stamos to recur on Lifetime's "You"; and Courtney B. Vance topline FX's "Heist 88."

[11/27/17 - 07:58 PM]
Back by Popular Demand, MTV Greenlights "Jersey Shore Family Vacation" - Original Housemates Set to Return for New Series in 2018
A global sensation, the "Shore" franchise has extensions around the globe including "Geordie Shore" in the UK, "Gandia Shore" in Spain, "Warsaw Shore" in Poland and "Acapulco Shore" in Mexico.

[11/27/17 - 04:02 PM]
"Man with a Plan" and "Superior Donuts" Receive Full-Season Orders for the 2017-2018 Broadcast Season
Both series returned to Monday nights on CBS in the past month.

[11/27/17 - 02:16 PM]
Netflix Ventures Into the Amazon Jungle with Its First All Colombian Original Series
The show will follow a young detective and her partner deep into the Amazon, on the border of Brazil and Colombia, to investigate a series of bizarre murders.

[11/27/17 - 01:52 PM]
First Look: Lennie James on the Set of AMC's "Fear the Walking Dead"
It was announced last night on "Talking Dead" that James, who plays fan favorite character "Morgan Jones" on "The Walking Dead," will star in "Fear the Walking Dead" Season 4 as part of a previously announced series crossover.

[11/27/17 - 01:03 PM]
"Saturday Night Live" Rolls Out the Holiday Season with Three Back-to-Back Shows
James Franco (December 9) and Kevin Hart (December 16) join the previously announced Saoirse Ronan (December 2) as hosts.

[11/27/17 - 12:00 PM]
Grammy(R) Award-Winning, Multi-Platinum Solo Artist Fergie to Host New Music Competition Series "The Four: Battle for Stardom," Premiering Thursday, January 4, on FOX
Said Fergie, "This is a unique and modern show format that I believe will set the standard for the next generation of singing competition series on TV."

[11/27/17 - 11:15 AM]
Seth Meyers Named Host of "75th Annual Golden Globe Awards," Set for Sunday, Jan. 7 on NBC
The three-hour Golden Globes telecast will serve as the official kickoff to the 2018 awards season.

[11/27/17 - 10:01 AM]
"Christmas in Rockefeller Center" Adds Harry Connick Jr., Auli'i Cravalho, Seal and Train to the Epic Lineup of Artists on Wednesday, Nov. 29
They join Brett Eldredge, Jennifer Nettles, Leslie Odom Jr., Pentatonix, Gwen Stefani and The Tenors in the festive celebration.

[11/27/17 - 10:00 AM]
CBS Announces Singer-Songwriter Josh Groban Will Headline the 19th Annual "A Home for the Holidays," An Entertainment Special Celebrating Families Whose Lives Have Been Changed Through Adoption, to Be Broadcast Tuesday, Dec. 19
Also, Kelly Clarkson, Kacey Musgraves and Kane Brown are set to perform on the special.

[11/27/17 - 09:58 AM]
A&E Network's Emmy(R) Award-Winning Docuseries "Intervention" to Tackle the Nation's Opioid Crisis in a Special New Season
The two-hour season premiere of "Intervention" launches Tuesday, January 2 at 9 PM ET/PT on A&E.

[11/27/17 - 09:01 AM]
Amazon Original Series "The Last Post" to Debut Exclusively in the US on Prime Video on Friday, December 22
"The Last Post" is set during the social and political unrest of the mid-sixties, in the simmering heat of Aden, Yemen, and centers on the lives of a unit of Royal Military Police officers and their families.

[11/27/17 - 08:38 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Rides "Sunday Night Football" to Top Spot
The Peacock dominates the evening among adults 18-49 as well as total viewers.

[11/27/17 - 08:19 AM]
WE tv Acquires Ten Seasons of Critically-Acclaimed Drama "Criminal Minds" Starring Joe Mantegna and Shemar Moore
WE tv will begin airing the critically-acclaimed drama starting Saturday, December 16 from 10am-5am ET/PT.

[11/27/17 - 08:19 AM]
Video: CBS' 2017 On-Air Holiday Campaign Is an Homage to the Network's Charming Hand-Drawn Animated Holiday Greeting in 1966
The vintage spot was designed by renowned illustrator/animator R.O. Blechman and brought to life by famed animator Willis Pyle.

[11/27/17 - 05:36 AM]
Celebrity Guests Confirmed for "The Grand Tour" Season Two
Some of the star guests this series include, Luke Evans, Kiefer Sutherland, Hugh Bonneville, Kevin Pietersen, Dominic Cooper, Dynamo, Rory Mcllroy, Michael Ball, Alfie Boe and more.

[11/26/17 - 09:48 PM]
Netflix Announces New Film "Love Per Square Foot" Produced by Ronnie Screwvala's RSVP
The film is a quirky romantic comedy that chronicles a guy and girl who enter a marriage of convenience to buy a flat in Mumbai, the city of their dreams.

[11/26/17 - 08:28 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: College Football Puts ABC on Top Once Again
The Alphabet cruises to victory in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[11/25/17 - 09:12 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: "Trolls Holiday" Pushes NBC on Top
The Peacock's new holiday special leads the night among adults 18-49.

[11/24/17 - 11:19 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday-Friday, November 22-24
Updates include: Arden Cho to visit NBC's "Chicago Med"; Hakeem Kae-Kazim cast in The CW's "Dynasty"; and Michael Rady to drop by NBC's "Timeless."

[11/24/17 - 08:46 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Rides NFL to Thanksgiving Victory
The Peacock easily wins the holiday night in all categories.

[11/23/17 - 09:02 PM]
Video: "Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return" Renewed for Second Season on Netflix
Join Joel Hodgson, Felicia Day and Jonah Ray for the breaking news.

[11/23/17 - 04:06 PM]
Netflix Announces New Korean Original Stand-Up Comedy Special with YG Entertainment
Yoo Byung-Jae gained popularity when he was a part of "Saturday Night Live Korea" for four seasons both as a writer and cast member.

[11/23/17 - 09:36 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Tops Viewers, Shares Demo Honors with ABC
The Alphabet's annual telecast of "A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving" is the top adults 18-49 draw while "Survivor" is the most-watched program.

[11/22/17 - 08:30 AM]
Netflix Announces "Undercover," Its First Belgian/Dutch Co-Production Starring Anna Drijver, Elise Schaap, Tom Waes and Frank Lammers
The 10 part series will launch in 2019.

[11/22/17 - 08:13 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC, "This Is Us" Hold Off ABC, "DWTS" Finale
The Peacock wins the night among adults 18-49 while CBS is the most-watched broadcaster.

[11/22/17 - 06:30 AM]
Video: Watch the Trailer for the Netflix Film "El Camino Christmas," Launching December 8
Tim Allen, Vincent D'Onofrio, Luke Grimes, Dax Shepard, Jessica Alba, Kurtwood Smith and Michelle Mylett make up the ensemble cast.

[11/22/17 - 06:06 AM]
Amazon and Funny or Die Land Parade Powerhouse Legends Cord Hosenbeck and Tish Cattigan as Hosts for Amazon Prime Video's 2018 Rose Parade Live
Said event will stream live on Amazon Prime Video on New Year's Day, Monday, January 1, 2018 at 8:00am PT / 11:00am ET.







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[12/16/17 - 08:26 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Dramas Hold Off Competition
The Eye edges NBC in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[12/15/17 - 12:44 PM]
Final Season of Netflix Original Series "Love" to Premiere March 9, 2018
"I am really excited about the third season of 'Love.' I think it is our sweetest, funniest season and ends our story in a beautiful way," said series co-creator and executive producer Judd Apatow.

[12/15/17 - 12:21 PM]
TLC's Beloved Series "Say Yes to the Dress" Returns for Its Sixteenth Season, Airing on Saturday Nights Beginning January 6 at 8/7c!
The Saturday night celebration will culminate in a new, two-hour special event featuring TLC's "Four Weddings," airing at 9:00/8:00c.

[12/15/17 - 12:18 PM]
USA Locks February 27 10/9c Premiere Date for "Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and The Notorious B.I.G."
The anthology series chronicles the dual police investigations of Greg Kading (Josh Duhamel) and Russell Poole (Jimmi Simpson) into the controversial murders of Tupac Shakur (Marcc Rose) and The Notorious B.I.G. (Wavyy Jonez).

[12/15/17 - 10:57 AM]
Performers and Co-Host Announced for "FOX's New Year's Eve with Steve Harvey: Live from Times Square," Airing Sunday, Dec. 31 on FOX!
The celebration will air live from iconic Times Square in New York with an epic countdown to 2018, featuring views of the Times Square Ball as it drops to ring in the New Year.

[12/15/17 - 10:54 AM]
"Titans" Releases First Image of Hawk & Dove
The Hawk and Dove suits were designed by renowned costume designer Laura Jean Shannon.

[12/15/17 - 09:03 AM]
Video: Showtime(R) Releases New Drama "The Chi" for Early Sampling
The pay channel is releasing the pilot today, ahead of its on-air debut Sunday, January 7 at 10:00/9:00c.

[12/15/17 - 09:02 AM]
ABC Sets "Once Upon a Time" Premiere Date Following Winter Break
Following tonight's fall finale, look for new episodes beginning Friday, March 2.

[12/15/17 - 08:35 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC, "Thursday Night Football" Keep Demo Crown
The Peacock tops the night among adults 18-49 while CBS is the most-watched broadcaster.

[12/15/17 - 07:12 AM]
Go Behind the Scenes of Sean "Diddy" Combs' Bad Boy Entertainment on the Two-Hour Special "Apple Music's Can't Stop Won't Stop: A Bad Boy Story," Thursday, December 28, on FOX
Originally released on iTunes earlier this year, the film explores the passion and personalities behind Bad Boy Entertainment.

[12/15/17 - 06:30 AM]
CBS Announces "Elton John: I'm Still Standing - A Grammy(R) Salute" Concert
The special will be broadcast later in 2018 on the CBS Television Network.

[12/15/17 - 05:36 AM]
"Roseanne" Returns to ABC with All-New Episodes in a Special Hour-Long Premiere, Tuesday, March 27
"Roseanne" will air in its regular time slot, 8:00-8:30 p.m., beginning Tuesday, April 3, followed by "The Middle," which will move to 8:30 p.m.

[12/14/17 - 01:11 PM]
Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment Announce "DC in D.C."
Events will take place Friday, January 12, and Saturday, January 13, at the Newseum, and will culminate with the world premiere screening of the upcoming DC series "Black Lightning."

[12/14/17 - 12:57 PM]
Nat Geo WILD Celebrates the Pol-Idays with "The 12 Days of Dr. Pol" Marathon
The marathon continues through the new season, which premieres Saturday, January 6 at 9:00/8:00c.

[12/14/17 - 12:30 PM]
Nickelodeon's New Original Animated Series, "The Adventures of Kid Danger," to Debut Friday, Jan. 19, at 6:30 P.M. (ET/PT)
The original "Henry Danger" live-action cast will continue their roles, now as voice talent, on the brand-new animated series.