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[03/14/19 - 11:43 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, March 14
Updates include: Hallmark Channel pulls "When Calls the Heart," shifts "Meet the Peetes"; Apple gives series order to "Pachinko" adaptation; and Epix's "Belgravia" sets principal cast.

[03/14/19 - 08:01 PM]
Netflix Has Acquired Global Rights to Mandarin Title "Green Door" Starring Golden Melody Awards Winner Jam Hsiao
"Green Door" tells the story of Sung-Yen Wei (played by Jam Hsiao), a troubled psychologist who returns from the U.S. to set up his own practice in Taiwan, where mysterious patients and uncanny events shed light on his murky past.

[03/14/19 - 05:30 PM]
NBC Launches New Late-Night Talk Show "A Little Late with Lilly Singh"
Set to air at 1:35 a.m. and debuting in September (exact date to be announced), "A Little Late with Lilly Singh" will be a half-hour program with an array of guests.

[03/14/19 - 03:52 PM]
Freeform Announces Additional Panelists and Performers for Second Annual "Freeform Summit"
Joining the roster of previously announced panelists are Luka Sabbat, EJ Johnson, Shaun Ross, Emma Hunton, Kayla Cromer and Dhruv Uday Singh, plus performances by Sofia Carson and Trevor Jackson.

[03/14/19 - 03:52 PM]
CBS Schedules "FBI" Spin-Off Episode "Most Wanted" for Tuesday, April 2
Julian McMahon, Kellan Lutz, Roxy Steinberg, Keisha Castle-Hughes, Nathanial Arcand, and Alana De La Garza headline the potential series.

[03/14/19 - 02:21 PM]
Bravo Media's New Interior Design Competition Series "Best Room Wins" Premieres Thursday, May 2 at 9:30PM ET/PT
The rooms will be judged by Genevieve Gorder along with Whitney Robinson and a rotating guest judge.

[03/14/19 - 02:07 PM]
Brian Helgeland to Write and Direct "Button Man" Based on Graphic Novel for Netflix
Producer Matt Reeves has a first look deal at Netflix for his production company, 6th & Idaho.

[03/14/19 - 01:33 PM]
"Waka & Tammy Tie the Knot" Two-Part Special Airing March 21 & 28 at 8PM on WE tv
After an emotional roller-coaster ride at "Marriage Boot Camp," rapper Waka Flocka and his wife Tammy Rivera hit the re-set button on their relationship to renew their vows in a dream wedding on an all-new two part special.

[03/14/19 - 01:11 PM]
Media Statement from Crown Media Family Networks Regarding Lori Loughlin
Said the company: "We are no longer working with Lori Loughlin and have stopped development of all productions that air on the Crown Media Family Network channels involving Lori Loughlin including 'Garage Sale Mysteries,' an independent third party production."

[03/14/19 - 01:01 PM]
"Queen Sugar" Season Four Debuts Wednesday, June 12 on OWN
Continuing a creative initiative established in the show's first season, series creator/executive producer Ava DuVernay has once again assembled an all-female directing team for the fourth consecutive season.

[03/14/19 - 01:01 PM]
Video: "Absentia" Season 2 - Official Teaser - Prime Video
The Stana Katic-led drama returns with new episodes on Friday, June 14.

[03/14/19 - 12:30 PM]
NBC Sets Premiere Dates for "Songland" and "Bring the Funny"
The new summer entries are due on Tuesday, May 28 and Tuesday, July 9, respectively.

[03/14/19 - 12:18 PM]
Rachael Ray's "30 Minute Meals" Returns Across Food Network's On-Air and Digital Platforms
Kicking off the season on Monday, April 1, viewers will be able to access the premiere episode on multiple platforms including linear, TVE and Facebook, with subsequent premieres airing every day in April at noon ET/PT.

[03/14/19 - 12:01 PM]
Tom Joyner to Receive Vanguard Award at 50th NAACP Image Awards
To date, the special award has been presented to Aretha Franklin, Clive Davis, surviving Memphis Sanitation Workers, Prince, Russell Simmons, Stanley Kramer, Steven Spielberg and Wyclef Jean.

[03/14/19 - 11:11 AM]
"Lazor Wulf" Premieres April 7th on Adult Swim
This quarter-hour series is about finding the inner strength to buy your own cereal, not dying, and the art of the scam.

[03/14/19 - 11:01 AM]
MTV Reveals Contestants for "Double Shot at Love with DJ Pauly D and Vinny" Premiering Thursday, April 11
The new show features 20 contestants who will face off against one another in hopes of winning the love of DJ Pauly D and Vinny.

[03/14/19 - 10:56 AM]
Ted Sarandos Statement on "One Day at a Time"
Said the executive: "While it's disappointing that more viewers didn't discover 'One Day at a Time,' I believe the series will stand the test of time."

[03/14/19 - 10:26 AM]
Patrick Brice to Direct "There's Someone Inside Your House" for Netflix
The film combines two different beloved teenage genres: the slashers that came to prominence in the 80's & 90's and the character-driven coming of age classics a la John Hughes' films and "American Graffiti."

[03/14/19 - 10:06 AM]
Will Smith, Chris Pratt, Ariana Grande, Adam Sandler, Jason Sudeikis, Noah Centineo, Lana Condor, Joey King, Liza Koshy, Josh Peck, Isabela Moner, Eugenio Derbez, David Dobrik and More Scheduled to Appear at "Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards 2019"
Set to perform a medley of their hits at this year's show is multiplatinum hip-hop trio Migos, who are nominated for their first Kids' Choice Award in the category of Favorite Music Group.

[03/14/19 - 09:00 AM]
Video: First Look - Tiffany Haddish & Ali Wong Star in Netflix's "Tuca & Bertie"
The animated series, premiering May 3, is about the friendship between two 30-year-old bird women who live in the same apartment building.

[03/14/19 - 08:54 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Tops Demos with "Empire" Return
The network takes home the adults 18-49 crown while CBS is the most-watched network.

[03/14/19 - 08:04 AM]
"Tosh.0" Heads Into Its 11th Season & "The Jim Jefferies Show" Goes Global - Both Series Premiere Tuesday, March 19th
In its past two seasons, "Jefferies" has filmed segments in the Netherlands, Slovenia, Azerbaijan, Australia, United Kingdom, Ireland, Israel, and Canada.

[03/14/19 - 07:57 AM]
Enter the Fast and Deadly Track of the Circus Maximus in "Rome's Chariot Superstar"
The two-part special premieres Sunday, April 21 on Smithsonian Channel.

[03/14/19 - 02:21 AM]
Netflix Explores "The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann" in New Eight Part Series
The series, due this Friday, is a detailed look at the disappearance of 3-year-old Madeleine McCann who vanished from the seaside resort of Praia da Luz in Portugal, while on holiday with her family.

[03/13/19 - 11:29 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, March 13
Updates include: Esai Morales cast as Deathstroke in DC Universe's "Titans"; Michael Imperioli joins "Lincoln" at NBC; and Evan Evagora is bound for the Patrick Stewart-led "Star Trek" series.

[03/13/19 - 12:03 PM]
Showtime(R) to Premiere "Funny Women of a Certain Age" on Friday, March 23 at 9 PM ET/PT
Fran Drescher, Carole Montgomery, Luenell, Lynne Koplitz, Kerri Louise and Vanessa Hollingshead are among those featured.

[03/13/19 - 12:00 PM]
ABC Stacks the Deck and Welcomes the WHAMMY Back to TV with All-New Episodes of Classic Game Shows "Card Sharks" and "Press Your Luck" Set for Production
"Press Your Luck" and "Card Sharks" will air in summer 2019 on The ABC Television Network.

[03/13/19 - 11:35 AM]
NBC Cranks Up the Volume for New Celebrity Music and Variety Game Show "That's My Jam"
Executive produced by Jimmy Fallon, the hourlong competition series will be infused with Fallon's one-of-a-kind comedic style, feel-good energy, and a carousel of his classic and brand-new music-based games, featuring a new group of celebrities each week.

[03/13/19 - 11:21 AM]
New DIY Network Series "Big Texas Fix" Showcases Major Restoration of Historic Galveston Island Homes
"Galveston is an island that's literally trapped in time," said Ashley Cordray. "All of these homes have character and their own story, but they're being torn down all over town."

[03/13/19 - 10:31 AM]
A&E to Premiere the Next Big Live Documentary Series "Live Rescue" from the Producers of the Hit Series "Live PD," Big Fish Entertainment
For two hours on Monday nights, "Live Rescue" will follow first responders from across the country as they bravely put their lives on the line responding to emergency rescue calls.

[03/13/19 - 10:14 AM]
"Saturday Night Live" Returns March 30 with Three Consecutive New Shows
Kit Harington (April 6) and Emma Stone (April 13) will follow the previously announced Sandra Oh (March 30).

[03/13/19 - 09:57 AM]
TLC's Breakout Hit "Dr. Pimple Popper" Wraps Most Recent Season with the Finale Garnering a Series Ratings High
New episodes return this coming summer.

[03/13/19 - 09:48 AM]
Luke Perry's Life Lovingly Remembered in "Luke Perry: In His Own Words"
The one-hour special airs this Sunday, March 17 at 9:00/8:00c on Reelz.

[03/13/19 - 09:22 AM]
Academy Award(R) Winning Documentary "Free Solo" to Stream on Hulu
The project first debuted at the Telluride Film Festival and has screened at more than 30 film festivals around the world, including TIFF, IDFA, Adelaide, Mill Valley Film Festival, DOC NYC and the Savannah Film Festival.

[03/13/19 - 08:22 AM]
ID Investigates Case of Missing Toddler in All-New Special, "Madeleine McCann: An ID Murder Mystery"
"The disappearance of Madeline McCann is every parent's true life, nightmare: your little daughter is snatched from your hotel room in a foreign country, vanishing seemingly into thin air," said Henry Schleiff.

[03/13/19 - 08:09 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, "The Bachelor" Snap NBC's Demo Win Streak
The Peacock had won every Tuesday night among adults 18-49 thus far in 2019.

[03/13/19 - 07:03 AM]
HGTV Picks Up 16 New Episodes of "Home Town"
Season four is slated to premiere in early 2020.

[03/13/19 - 06:01 AM]
Big Life Changes Await the Roloff Family When TLC's "Little People, Big World" Returns for a 14th Season
Look for the first of 10 new episodes on Tuesday, April 2 at 9:00/8:00c.

[03/13/19 - 03:57 AM]
Popular Korean Singer IU Portrays Four Different Personas in Netflix's Upcoming Korean Anthology
"Persona" is an anthology series composed of four short films, each of which is directed by four critically acclaimed directors, namely Lee Kyung-mi, Im Pil-sung, Jeon Go-woon and Kim Jong-kwan.

[03/13/19 - 02:06 AM]
"2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony" Debuts April 27
This year's inductees include The Cure, Def Leppard, Janet Jackson, Stevie Nicks, Radiohead, Roxy Music and The Zombies.

[03/12/19 - 11:49 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, March 12
Updates include: Tom Payne tapped as new lead on FOX's "Prodigal Son"; Justin Kirk joins Jennifer Morrison in "Under the Bridge" at CBS; and AMC eyes a new series set in the "Orphan Black" universe.

[03/12/19 - 07:04 PM]
Hannah Brown Will Begin Her Journey as the Star of ABC's Hit Romance Reality Series "The Bachelorette," When the Milestone 15th Season Premieres, Monday, May 13
Plus: look for "Bachelorette Reunion: The Biggest Bachelorette Reunion in Bachelor History Ever!," a two-hour special, on Monday, May 6.

[03/12/19 - 03:52 PM]
Spike Lee's "Da 5 Bloods" Rounds Out Casting
Delroy Lindo, Jonathan Majors, Paul Walter Hauser, Jean Reno and Chadwick Boseman star in the Netflix film.

[03/12/19 - 12:02 PM]
Emmy(R)-Winning HBO Comedy Series "Veep," Starring Emmy(R) Winner Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Returns for Its Seventh and Final Season March 31
The new season finds Selina Meyer trying to gain traction in early primary states, wooing uber-wealthy donors while navigating threats from primary challengers, including aide-turned-congressman Jonah Ryan.

[03/12/19 - 12:02 PM]
Mom-to-Be Molly Yeh Gets Ready for Baby in New Season of "Girl Meets Farm"
From make-ahead meals and family recipes to Molly's baby shower, the new season welcomes viewers into Molly's home for her joyful journey.

[03/12/19 - 12:00 PM]
CBS All Access' "Interrogation" Begins Production
The series, starring Peter Sarsgaard, Kyle Gallner, Kodi Smit-McPhee and David Strathairn, is based on a true story that spanned more than 30 years, in which a young man (Gallner) was charged and convicted of brutally murdering his mother.

[03/12/19 - 11:08 AM]
New HGTV Series "Mom & Me" Stars Mother/Son Team Who Create Stunning Home Renos Set in the Beautiful Pacific Northwest
The series premieres on Saturday, April 6, with back-to-back episodes at 11:00/10:00c.

[03/12/19 - 11:05 AM]
History Greenlights New Limited Non-Fiction Series "Unidentified: Inside America's UFO Investigation" Executive Produced by Tom DeLonge
The six-part series will reveal newly authenticated evidence and footage, interviews from eyewitnesses and former military personnel who have never spoken out before and extensive breakthroughs in understanding the technology behind these unknown phenomena in our skies.

[03/12/19 - 09:28 AM]
"Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell" Returns May 3rd on Adult Swim
The show features Henry Zebrowski as Gary, a kind-hearted demon working to stay out of trouble with his boss, Satan, played by Matt Servitto.

[03/12/19 - 09:00 AM]
Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Reba McEntire, Maren Morris, Thomas Rhett, Chris Stapleton and George Strait to Perform at the "54th Academy of Country Music Awards"
As previously announced, iconic entertainer and 16-time ACM Award(R) winner Reba McEntire returns to host, and ACM Dick Clark Artist of the Decade Award winner Jason Aldean will perform on the telecast.







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[10/12/19 - 08:38 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: "WWE SmackDown" Holds Onto Demo Crown
FOX's telecast is still the adults 18-49 champ, but down over 28% from last week's network debut.

[10/11/19 - 02:00 PM]
Disney Channel Orders Family Dance Competition Series "Disney Fam Jam"
Each episode of the competition series will feature two families hitting the floor in three unique rounds of dance battles to see which family will be crowned "Disney Fam Jam" Champs.

[10/11/19 - 10:34 AM]
truTV's "The Carbonaro Effect" Returns Nov. 7
In these all-new eight half-hour episodes, viewers will watch in disbelief as Michael raises the spirt and body of a nun and takes the phrases "cat lady" and "grass fed beef" literally.

[10/11/19 - 10:06 AM]
Rare Maps Used to Investigate Mysteries in New Science Channel Series "Unexplained and Unexplored" Premiering Sunday, November 10 at 10PM
Explorers Justin Fornal and Emiliano Ruprah use historical maps as well as modern imaging techniques to examine these and other mysteries in a new eight-episode series.

[10/11/19 - 10:01 AM]
ABC, Disney Channel and Freeform Will Present the First Episode of the Upcoming Disney+ Original Series, "High School Musical: The Musical: The Series," on Friday, Nov. 8
Said airing comes in advance of the series' bow on the highly anticipated streaming service, Disney+ (launching Tuesday, November 12).

[10/11/19 - 10:00 AM]
CBS All Access' "The Stand" Welcomes Additional Cast Members
Eion Bailey, Katherine McNamara and Hamish Linklater are the latest on tap.

[10/11/19 - 08:12 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Stays on Top with "Thursday Night Football"
The network's NFL coverage continues its reign in total viewers and adults 18-49.

[10/11/19 - 06:55 AM]
YouTube Announces Two New Projects in Celebration of International Day of the Girl
Together with the Obama Foundation's Girls Opportunity Alliance, YouTube Originals will create a dynamic learning special to spark a conversation around the global state of adolescent girls education.

[10/11/19 - 06:12 AM]
MTV's "Floribama Shore" Heads to St. Petersburg, FL for New Season Premiering Thursday, November 14th at 8PM ET/PT with Back-to-Back Episodes
Following a dramatic wrap-up in Panama City Beach last season, "Floribama Shore," the #1 series in its time period, heads south to take over a new city for another wild summer.

[10/10/19 - 02:00 PM]
Actor, Singer, Host Extraordinaire Wayne Brady Joins "Black Lightning" as Gravedigger
Tyson "Gravedigger" Spikes is a World War II-era member of the U.S. military who became a "super soldier" after a secret experiment gifted him with enhanced strength, agility, tactical genius, and hand-to-hand combat expertise.

[10/10/19 - 02:00 PM]
October Is Fang-Tastic on ABC as the Network Treats Viewers to Halloween-Themed Episodes and Classic Specials
Classic Halloween specials "It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" and "Toy Story OF TERROR!" also return for encore performances.

[10/10/19 - 01:45 PM]
Oscar and Emmy Winner Holly Hunter to Star as Sally Yates in CBS Television Studios Miniseries
She joins the previously announced Jeff Daniels as James Comey, Brendan Gleeson as President Donald Trump, Michael Kelly as Andrew McCabe and Jennifer Ehle as Patrice Comey.

[10/10/19 - 01:01 PM]
All-New Holiday Special "How to Train Your Dragon Homecoming," Based on the Hugely Popular Dreamworks Animation Film Trilogy, to Air Dec. 3 at 8:30 P.M. ET/PT on NBC
The special will feature the return of Jay Baruchel as the voice of Hiccup, America Ferrera as Astrid, Gerard Butler as Stoick, Craig Ferguson as Gobber and Christopher Mintz-Plasse as Fishlegs.

[10/10/19 - 12:30 PM]
Freeform Rounds Up the Cast for Pilot "Close Up" from "How to Get Away with Murder's" Pete Nowalk and ABC Signature Studios
Plus: Natalie Chaidez joins as showrunner with Alex Kalymnios set to direct.

[10/10/19 - 12:28 PM]
Video: YouTube Debuts Official Trailer and Announces Inaugural Authors for New "BookTube" Learning Series
A new episode will air the third Thursday of each month.