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[11/05/19 - 11:44 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, November 5
Updates include: NBC eyes "Zorro" reboot series; "NCIS: New Orleans" star confirms exit; and Jon Spaihts steps down as showrunner of HBO Max's "Dune: The Sisterhood."

[11/05/19 - 04:08 PM]
Viceland Announces "The Impeachment Show" - New Political Series from Vice News
The new weekly, hour-long series premieres this Thursday, November 7 at 10:00/9:00c.

[11/05/19 - 03:46 PM]
BYUtv Brings Everyone "Together for Christmas" with John Legend, The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square with Kristin Chenoweth, Will Forte, "Christmas Jars," "The Nutcracker" and More
Highlights include the long-awaited movie adaptation of the New York Times bestselling novel "Christmas Jars."

[11/05/19 - 03:46 PM]
Emmy(R) Award-Winning "Live in Front of a Studio Audience" Returns Wednesday, Dec. 18, Recreating Classic Episodes of "All in the Family" and "Good Times"
The holiday-inspired live event produced by Sony Pictures Television, will reunite executive producers Norman Lear, Jimmy Kimmel, Brent Miller, Will Ferrell and Justin Theroux.

[11/05/19 - 03:00 PM]
NBC Orders Four More Episodes of Its Hit Comedy "Superstore," Bringing the Season Total to 22
"Superstore" continues to rank as one of NBC's strongest digital performers, boasting a 17% gain in its 18-49 audience on digital platforms this season versus last.

[11/05/19 - 11:47 AM]
Highly Anticipated Animated Series "Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina" to Exclusively Stream on Amazon Prime Video
Earlier this year, Critical Role launched "The Legend of Vox Machina" as a Kickstarter campaign for a 22-minute animated special produced by Titmouse, reaching their original funding goal within minutes.

[11/05/19 - 11:01 AM]
"Lindsey Vonn: The Final Season," Documentary Chronicling the Landmark Career and Closing Chapter of One of Skiing's Most Accomplished Superstars, Debuts November 26, Exclusively on HBO
The feature-length documentary intimately recounts the iconic skier's last competitive campaign while looking back on her transcendent career, from child prodigy to decorated Olympian to global superstar.

[11/05/19 - 11:01 AM]
Joe Pera Shares More of His Lovable Wisdom in Season Two of "Joe Pera Talks with You"
A choir teacher in Michigan's Upper Peninsula uses his summer break to attempt something big - growing an arch of beans.

[11/05/19 - 11:00 AM]
Stars Align for NBC's Three-Night Holiday Spectacular "Ellen's Greatest Night of Giveaways" Airing Dec. 10, 11 and 12
Joining DeGeneres for the holiday surprises are Michelle Obama, Jennifer Aniston, Justin Timberlake, Robert Downey Jr., Melissa McCarthy, Michael B. Jordan, Jason Momoa, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Teigen, Steph & Ayesha Curry and more.

[11/05/19 - 10:11 AM]
Video: "Dolly Parton's Heartstrings" - Official Trailer - Netflix
"Dolly Parton's Heartstrings" is an anthology series that showcases the stories, memories, and inspirations behind her most beloved songs.

[11/05/19 - 10:05 AM]
Video: Hulu Original Series "Reprisal" Official Trailer and Key Art
The series stars Abigail Spencer, Rodrigo Santoro, Mena Massoud, Rhys Wakefield, Madison Davenport, Gilbert Owuor, David Dastmalchian, W. Earl Brown, Craig Tate, Wavyy Jonez, Shane Callahan and Rory Cochrane.

[11/05/19 - 09:09 AM]
It's All About the Team in the Biggest Race in the Game - "Street Outlaws: Fastest in America" Premiering January 20 on Discovery
In the series, the best of the best descend on Memphis for a shot to ultimately take on JJ Da Boss and the MSO - with the winner bringing home the big money prize and the prestige of being called the baddest on the streets.

[11/05/19 - 09:04 AM]
New Series "We're Here" to Debut on HBO
In each episode, renowned drag queens Bob the Drag Queen, Eureka O'Hara and Shangela Laquifa Wadley will inspire and teach their own "drag daughters" to step outside their comfort zone for a night of no-holds-barred, full-on drag.

[11/05/19 - 09:01 AM]
Julianna Margulies and Corey Stoll Join Season Five of the Hit Showtime(R) Drama "Billions"
Margulies will play Catherine Brant, an Ivy League sociology professor and bestselling author; while Stoll is Michael Prince, a business titan from a small town in Indiana.

[11/05/19 - 09:01 AM]
Video: New Official Trailer - An Apple Original "Hala"
The film opens in select theaters on November 22, 2019, before it debuts on Apple TV+ on December 6, 2019.

[11/05/19 - 09:00 AM]
HGTV Sleighs the Season with Lance Bass, Spectacular Decorations and Millions of Lights in "Outrageous Holiday Houses"
"HGTV is stepping into Christmas with some of the most outrageous displays you've ever seen," said Bass. "We're going to meet the most dedicated and obsessed Christmas fans around. As a huge Christmas fan, I am excited to host this show!"

[11/05/19 - 08:35 AM]
Oxygen Debuts a Two-Hour Special "The Disappearance of the Millbrook Twins" Premiering Saturday, November 23 at 7PM ET/PT
Nearly 30 years ago, 15-year-old African American twins, Dannette and Jeannette Millbrook, vanished off the street near their home in Augusta, Georgia.

[11/05/19 - 08:25 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, NBC Share Demo Crown
Said duo and ABC all finish in a tight race among adults 18-49.

[11/05/19 - 08:05 AM]
"Ernie & Joe: Crisis Cops," A Riveting Look at Innovative Police Responses to Mental Health Crises Debuts November 19, Exclusively on HBO
In San Antonio, Texas, a small team of police officers are responding to individuals going through mental health crises in an innovative way and putting compassionate policing practices into action with dramatically positive results.

[11/05/19 - 08:03 AM]
Video: "Nailed It! Holiday!" Season 2 - Main Trailer - Netflix
Home-bakers with a terrible track record take a shot at recreating edible holiday-themed masterpieces for a $10,000 prize.

[11/05/19 - 08:00 AM]
The Country Music Association Announces Kris Kristofferson as Recipient of 2019 Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award
A special tribute is planned during "The 53rd Annual CMA Awards," featuring a not-to-be-missed performance of Kristofferson's classic "Me & Bobby McGee" by Dierks Bentley with Sheryl Crow, Chris Janson and John Osborne.

[11/05/19 - 06:07 AM]
Video: "The Two Popes" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce star in this intimate look at a historic turning point in the Catholic Church.

[11/04/19 - 11:53 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 4
Updates include: Queen Latifah to star in "The Equalizer" reboot for CBS; Melissa George cast in "Mosquito Coast" at Apple TV+; and Anne Winters tapped for the Hulu-bound "The Orville."

[11/04/19 - 05:02 PM]
Alexandra Shipp, Robin de Jesus and Vanessa Hudgens Join Andrew Garfield in "tick, tick... BOOM!" Directed by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Set in 1990, the film tells the story of Jon, an aspiring theater composer who is waiting tables in New York City while writing Superbia - which he hopes will be the next great American musical and finally give him his big break.

[11/04/19 - 03:06 PM]
FX Places Order for Season Three of "Mayans M.C."
Elgin James will serve as showrunner for the series' third season, which is scheduled to return to FX in the fall of 2020.

[11/04/19 - 03:05 PM]
Paramount Network to Release Remaining Episodes of "Battle of the Fittest Couples" Online
The newcomer had been airing Tuesday nights at 11:00/10:00c on the cable channel.

[11/04/19 - 01:21 PM]
Smithsonian Channel's Landmark Series "Aerial America" Returns with Three New Episodes on December 8 at 9PM ET/PT
The series is filmed from helicopters and drones equipped with cutting edge 4K/Ultra High Definition cameras to see our iconic and most treasured landmarks from a birds-eye view.

[11/04/19 - 01:13 PM]
VH1 Kicks Off the 10th Season of "Love & Hip Hop: New York" on Monday, December 16 at 8:00pm ET/PT
VH1's powerhouse franchise from Monami Entertainment and MGM's Big Fish Entertainment continues to hold three of the top five unscripted spots in cable P18-34.

[11/04/19 - 12:16 PM]
Academy Award Winner Sandra Bullock to Star in Untitled Project Directed by Nora Fingscheidt for Netflix
Released from prison after serving a sentence for a violent crime, Ruth Slater (Bullock) re-enters a society that refuses to forgive her past.

[11/04/19 - 11:01 AM]
Discovery Channel's New Motor Series "Galpin Auto Sports" (W/T) Puts Automotive History in the Driver's Seat
The series is produced by Pilgrim Media Group, a Lionsgate company.

[11/04/19 - 10:59 AM]
The Holiday Spirit Shines Bright with CBS' Holiday Specials
Highlights include the network's annual telecast of "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" on Monday, December 2.

[11/04/19 - 10:53 AM]
E! Announces January Premiere Dates for "Very Cavallari" and New Unscripted Series "Meet the Frasers"
The third season of "Very Cavallari" premieres Thursday, January 9, and "Meet the Frasers" premieres Monday, January 13.

[11/04/19 - 10:25 AM]
ABC Celebrates the Joy of the Season with Holiday-Themed Episodes and Classic Specials
Newly announced dates include the return of "The Great American Baking Show: Holiday Edition."

[11/04/19 - 10:19 AM]
OWN's New Anthology Drama "Cherish the Day" Created and Executive Produced By Ava DuVernay Achieves Full Gender Parity in Debut Year with Over 50% Female Production Crew
Women were hired across directing, writing, production design, camera, set design, casting, key craft service, costume, hair, makeup, editing, medical, set decoration, sound, grip, electric, transportation, accounting, locations and stunts.

[11/04/19 - 10:00 AM]
"Seven Worlds, One Planet" - Next Series in the Emmy(R)-Winning BBC's "Planet" Franchise - To Air as Multi-Network Event on BBC America, AMC, IFC and SundanceTV in January
Said event launches Saturday, January 18 at 9:00/8:00c.

[11/04/19 - 09:50 AM]
For the First Time Ever, An Elite Team of Researchers Have the Clues to Find Elusive Evidence in Travel Channel's Uncanny New Series "Expedition Bigfoot"
The eight-part investigative-adventure series premieres Wednesday, December 4 at 10:00/9:00c.

[11/04/19 - 09:36 AM]
"The Kacey Musgraves Christmas Show" Premieres Friday, November 29 on Amazon Prime Video
Narrated by Dan Levy, the special invites fans in as Musgraves prepares for a most joyful Christmas gathering with a whimsical set and dazzling wardrobe influenced by the artist's fresh aesthetic.

[11/04/19 - 09:25 AM]
Video: "Jeff Garlin: Our Man in Chicago" - Official Trailer - Netflix
He's seen the best, worst, and weirdest bits of showbiz. Now, it's time to relive it all, one burn at a time.

[11/04/19 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Merry Happy Whatever" - Official Trailer - Netflix
The series follows Don Quinn (Dennis Quaid), a strong-willed patriarch from Philadelphia doing his best to balance the stress of the holidays with the demands of his close-knit but eclectic family - and his family doing their best to manage him.

[11/04/19 - 08:24 AM]
Presenters Announced for "The 53rd Annual CMA Awards," Airing Wednesday, Nov. 13, on ABC
Country Music's Biggest Night, hosted by Carrie Underwood with special guest hosts Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire, airs live from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.

[11/04/19 - 08:13 AM]
Bravo Announces Full Programming Schedule & Talent Roster for BravoCon November 15-17 in NYC
Confirmed to attend are 88 Bravolebrities during a packed three-day weekend featuring more than 50 live events showcasing the network's top series.

[11/04/19 - 08:10 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: "Sunday Night Football" Continues Its Reign
NBC once again takes home top honors in total viewers and adults 18-49.

[11/04/19 - 07:46 AM]
First Look: Hulu's "Shrill" Season 2
The Aidy Bryant-led comedy returns with eight all-new episodes, Friday, January 24, only on Hulu.

[11/04/19 - 07:01 AM]
Video: New Official Trailer - An Apple Original "The Banker"
The film opens in theaters on December 6, 2019, before it debuts on Apple TV+ in January 2020.

[11/04/19 - 06:04 AM]
PBS Unveils New Look on Eve of 50th Anniversary
The new identity will roll out throughout 2020 as PBS celebrates its 50th anniversary.

[11/04/19 - 06:01 AM]
Hosted by "Good Morning America" Co-Anchor Robin Roberts, "Dolly Parton: Here She Comes Again!" Airs Tuesday, Nov. 12
The hour-long special brings viewers an intimate look at the life and career of country music legend Dolly Parton.

[11/04/19 - 05:05 AM]
Three-Time Golden Globe Nominee Ellen DeGeneres to Receive Carol Burnett Award at 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards(R) on Jan. 5, 2020
Chosen by the HFPA Board of Directors, the Carol Burnett Award is presented annually to an honoree who has made outstanding contributions to the television medium on or off the screen.

[11/03/19 - 10:17 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, College Football Lead Demo Race
The Alphabet tops the charts among adults 18-49 while CBS is the most-watched network overall.

[11/02/19 - 08:31 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: "WWE SmackDown" Returns on Top in Demos
FOX's weekly telecast claims the adults 18-49 crown while CBS is the most-watched network.

[11/01/19 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Friday, November 1
Updates include: NBC's "The InBetween," USA's "Pearson" get the axe; Emily Bett Rickards to return for The CW's "Arrow" finale; and Heather Zuhlke to pen Starz's "Intercepted."







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[12/13/19 - 11:44 AM]
A Call of the Wildcats, "High School Musical: The Musical: The Series: The Special" Debuts on ABC Owned TV Stations Beginning Saturday, Dec. 14, and Friday, Dec. 20, on Disney+
The special takes viewers to the "High School Musical" set during filming in 2005, including archived video from the "Zac Cam" behind the scenes as filmed by Zac Efron with Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Monique Coleman, Alyson Reed and Olesya Rulin.

[12/13/19 - 10:06 AM]
Jennifer Hudson Returns to "Voice" Stage Along with Black Eyed Peas, Luke Combs, Lady Antebellum, Dua Lipa and Season 16 Winner Maelyn to Perform on Live "Voice" Finale Airing Tuesday, Dec. 17
The season finale will also feature special musical collaborations with the Top 4 finalists, which will be announced soon.

[12/13/19 - 10:03 AM]
Hulu's "Little Fires Everywhere" Premieres March 18th
Based on Celeste Ng's 2017 bestseller, "Little Fires Everywhere" follows the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and an enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives.

[12/13/19 - 09:22 AM]
"Delicious Miss Brown" Returns with Brand-New Menu of Southern Dishes, Family Traditions and Sea Island Culture
The series returns to Food Network on Sunday, January 5.

[12/13/19 - 09:00 AM]
TBS' "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" Visits Hong Kong
"There was a huge march the day we left of hundreds of thousands of people - I'm sure it was in celebration of us being there and not people being excited we were leaving," said Bee.

[12/13/19 - 08:22 AM]
MTV Studios and Quibi Tap Keke Palmer to Host "Singled Out"
"I am thrilled to be hosting 'Singled Out'" said Keke Palmer. "To be able to reimagine this show for my generation and on a new platform is so exciting. Can't wait for you guys to see what we have in store!"

[12/13/19 - 08:15 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: "Thursday Night Football" Holds Onto Top Spot for FOX
The network leads the evening in total viewers and adults 18-49.

[12/13/19 - 08:01 AM]
Video: "Dracula" - Teaser - Netflix
Claes Bang stars as Dracula in this brand-new series inspired by Bram Stoker's classic novel.

[12/12/19 - 11:15 PM]
Video: "The Gift" - Trailer - Netflix
A painter in Istanbul embarks on a personal journey as she unearths universal secrets about an Anatolian archaeological site and its link to her past.

[12/12/19 - 03:15 PM]
Amazon Studios Orders Fourth Season of the Award-Winning Comedy "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel"
"We were thrilled to hear that for the fourth time, we do not have to pack up and vacate the premises," said Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino.

[12/12/19 - 02:11 PM]
"Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts" Explores a Colorful Post-Apocalypse with a Cast Including Karen Fukuhara, Sterling K. Brown, John Hodgman, GZA, and More!
The animated series premieres Tuesday, January 14 on Netflix.

[12/12/19 - 01:50 PM]
Lifetime's New Documentary Film Series "Hopelessly in Love" Explores Iconic and Tragic Celebrity Unions in Pop Culture History as a Three-Week Event This January
Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes and Andre Rison; Faith Evans and Notorious B.I.G.; and Anna Nicole Smith and Larry Birkhead are the featured topics.

[12/12/19 - 01:01 PM]
IFC's "Brockmire" Swings for the Fences in Its Fourth and Final Season Premiering in March 2020
Returning for the series' final season are Amanda Peet, Tyrel Jackson Williams and Katie Finneran.

[12/12/19 - 12:55 PM]
HBO Documentary Films Acquires David France's "Welcome to Chechnya" Ahead of Its World Premiere at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival
This searing documentary shadows a group of brave activists risking their lives to confront the ongoing anti-LGBTQ persecution in the repressive and closed Russian republic of Chechnya.

[12/12/19 - 12:38 PM]
Revenge Action Film "Sweet Girl" Adds Cast
In the Netflix film, a devastated husband (Jason Momoa) vows to bring justice to the people responsible for his wife's death while protecting the only family he has left, his daughter (Isabela Merced).