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[05/06/21 - 11:42 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, May 6
Updates include: NBC's "A Little Late with Lilly Singh" to sign off on June 3; Colton Ryan boards Hulu's "The Girl from Plainville"; and longtime "Grey's Anatomy" cast member to exit.

[05/06/21 - 08:01 PM]
Video: "Creator's File: GOLD" - Trailer - Netflix
Comedian Ryuji Akiyama satirizes top "creators" in Japan with a deadpan, unerring eye for humor, with help from some surprising celebrity guest stars.

[05/06/21 - 07:01 PM]
Video: "Mad for Each Other" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Bothered to realize they are next-door neighbors and share a psychiatrist, a man and a woman find it's impossible to stay out of each other's way.

[05/06/21 - 05:01 PM]
Video: "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Eternal The Movie" - Official Trailer - Netflix
When a dark power enshrouds the Earth after a total solar eclipse, the scattered Sailor Guardians must reunite to bring light back into the world.

[05/06/21 - 12:28 PM]
Extreme Weight Loss Transformation Series "Too Large" Debuts June 2 on discovery+ with New Episodes Dropping Weekly on Wednesdays
Seven desperate hopefuls each weighing between 400-lbs and 800-lbs seek the help of renowned bariatric surgeon Dr. Charles Procter, as they attempt to lose weight and change their lives forever.

[05/06/21 - 12:01 PM]
Academy Award-Nominated Actor and Screenwriter and Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen to Receive the "Comedic Genius Award" at the 2021 "MTV Movie & TV Awards"
Baron Cohen will become only the fourth recipient of the highly-coveted award, which honors an actor who has made incomparable contributions to the world of comedy, providing a major influence through their work and transforming the genre at-large.

[05/06/21 - 11:05 AM]
A&E Network's Canine Competition Series "America's Top Dog" Returns for Two New Back-to-Back Seasons Premiering Tuesday, June 29 at 8PM ET/PT
Plus: new series "An Animal Saved My Life" premieres with back-to-back episodes on Tuesday, July 6 at 9pm ET/PT.

[05/06/21 - 11:01 AM]
Let The Brawl Begin as Bobby Flay, Michael Symon and Eddie Jackson Heat Up the Grills on New Season of "BBQ Brawl"
The brawl is back as culinary icons and acclaimed Food Network hosts Bobby Flay and Michael Symon face-off for a rematch on a new season.

[05/06/21 - 11:00 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: "Chicago" Dramas Pull NBC in Front
The network takes home top honors in total viewers and adults 18-49 last night.

[05/06/21 - 10:30 AM]
NBC Makes a Splash with the New Competition Gameshow "Ultimate Slip 'N Slide" Based on the Classic Summertime Staple
A fresh take on Wham-O's iconic 1960s outdoor game, this wet-and-wild new series takes the spirit of the classic backyard slide and transforms it into a real-life water park full of gigantic slippery rides with the chance to take home a big cash prize.

[05/06/21 - 10:05 AM]
Science Channel Explores the "Secrets of the Lost Ark"
The first episode takes viewers to Jerusalem, believed to be the traditional home of the Ark of the Covenant.

[05/06/21 - 10:01 AM]
ABC Announces the Cast of "The Ultimate Surfer" and Debuts Key Art
Former NFL quarterback Jesse Palmer is set to host the surf competition series with sports anchor Erin Coscarelli and the iconic voice of professional surfing Joe Turpel to serve as commentators.

[05/06/21 - 09:47 AM]
Selena Gomez, Gwyneth Paltrow, Addison Rae, Ashley Graham, Jen Atkin, NikkieTutorials, Shalom Blac, Desi Perkins, Violet Chachki, Hung Vanngo and More Added to "YouTube Beauty Festival" Lineup
Hosted by YouTube's Head of Fashion and Beauty, Derek Blasberg, the summit-style line up celebrates a diverse mix of professional perspectives who will enlighten viewers on a variety of industry-specific subjects.

[05/06/21 - 09:07 AM]
Mark Millar on "Jupiter's Legacy" and What's Next from Millarworld
"The Magic Order," "American Jesus" and "Super Crooks" are among the featured projects.

[05/06/21 - 09:01 AM]
The History(R) Channel's Hit Survival Series "Alone" Returns for Season Eight on Thursday June 3 at 9:30PM ET/PT
This season, ten contestants fight to survive in the Canadian wilderness on the shores of Chilko Lake, British Columbia - a location with one of the densest grizzly bear populations on earth.

[05/06/21 - 09:00 AM]
"Sir Alex Ferguson: Never Give In" Documentary to Make Exclusive U.S. Premiere on Paramount+
The film examines the most important moments in the life of soccer legend and iconic Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson both in and out of the game.

[05/06/21 - 09:00 AM]
Apple Orders "Hello Tomorrow!" Starring Emmy Award Winner Billy Crudup
Set in a retro-future world, "Hello Tomorrow!" centers around a group of traveling salesmen hawking lunar timeshares.

[05/06/21 - 08:35 AM]
Jon Pierre and Mary Tjon-Joe-Pin Return to HGTV in New Eight-Episode Series "Two Steps Home" Premiering Wednesday, June 16, at 9 p.m. ET/PT
The eight-episode series will spotlight Jon Pierre, a real estate agent, and Mary, a designer - who are also busy parents of two - as they help their Houston-area clients sell, buy and renovate to create their ideal home.

[05/06/21 - 08:08 AM]
Disney+ to Debut New Original Series "Turning the Tables With Robin Roberts," on Friday, July 30
LeBron James will serve as an executive producer on the series with his media conglomerate, The SpringHill Company.

[05/06/21 - 07:11 AM]
Free Streaming Service Crackle Premieres Season Two of Ashton Kutcher Executive Produced Series "Going from Broke" on May 20
Executive produced by Ashton Kutcher and Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, Inc. the six-episode season is hosted by Chegg CEO Dan Rosensweig and entrepreneur and financial expert Tonya Rapley.

[05/06/21 - 07:01 AM]
"Sanditon" Renewed for Seasons 2 and 3
The new seasons of Sanditon have been acquired by ITV, which originally launched the first series in 2019, and will air on the channel following the premiere window on BritBox UK.

[05/06/21 - 06:43 AM]
Groundbreaking Director George A. Romero's "Lost" Film The Amusement Park to Headline Shudder's Summer Slate Featuring Twelve Films in Twelve Weeks
"Shudder's 'Summer of Chills' offers something for everyone with a fantastic line-up of new premieres every week, on top of the best library of curated streaming horror films anywhere," said Craig Engler.

[05/06/21 - 06:14 AM]
FOX NFL and College Football Personalities Headline Broadcast Team for The Spring League on FOX
FOX Sports lead college football analyst Joel Klatt, FOX NFL and college football analyst Brock Huard, FOX college football analysts Mark Helfrich and Petros Papadakis, and quarterback coach Jordan Palmer serve as TSL game analysts.

[05/06/21 - 06:01 AM]
Video: "Stranger Things 4" - Eleven, Are You Listening? - Netflix
The streaming services drops the first tease for the upcoming season.

[05/06/21 - 02:01 AM]
Video: "Sir Alex Ferguson: Never Give In" - Official Trailer
The film comes to Amazon Prime in the UK & Ireland on May 29.

[05/05/21 - 11:19 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, May 5
Updates include: Adrien Brody to recur on HBO's "Succession"; Ken Jeong to "Shoot the Moon" for Amazon; and Janeane Garofalo to drop by Showtime's "Billions."

[05/05/21 - 02:04 PM]
E! Takes a Walk Down Memory Lane as New Special Event Series "Reunion Road Trip" Premieres Thursday, June 10 at 9 PM ET/PT
"All My Children," "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy," "A Different World" and "Scrubs" are the four featured series.

[05/05/21 - 01:01 PM]
"A Discovery of Witches" Season 2 Makes Linear Encore on AMC Beginning Sunday, June 27
Subsequent episodes will air weekly on Sundays at 8:00/7:00c on AMC.

[05/05/21 - 11:01 AM]
Video: "Awake" - Official Trailer - Netflix
After a global event wipes out humanity's ability to sleep, a troubled ex-soldier fights to save her family as society and her mind spiral into chaos.

[05/05/21 - 10:59 AM]
Aida Osman, KaMillion and Jonica Booth to Star in Max Original "Rap Sh*t" (wt) with Sade Clacken Joseph Directing
The series follows two estranged high school friends from Miami, Shawna and Mia, who reunite to form a rap group.

[05/05/21 - 10:58 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Rides "NCIS" to Another Victory
The Eye takes home top honors in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[05/05/21 - 10:02 AM]
For the First Time Ever, 18 Aspiring Chefs, All Aged 24 Years Old or Younger, Head to Las Vegas in the Milestone 20th Season of "Hell's Kitchen," Premiering Monday, May 31 at 8/7c on FOX
Meet the youngest contestants to ever take on "Hell's Kitchen."

[05/05/21 - 10:00 AM]
Video: Paramount+ Reveals Official Trailer and Key Art for All-New "Rugrats" Series
Beginning May 27, the first set of episodes of the debut season will be available on Paramount+, with the rollout of additional episodes to be announced at a later date.

[05/05/21 - 09:01 AM]
Video: Announcement - Marvel Studios' "Loki" - Disney+
Mark your calendars for new episodes of Marvel Studios' "Loki," streaming Wednesdays starting June 9 on Disney+.

[05/05/21 - 08:51 AM]
MTV Announces Star-studded Lineup of Presenters for the 2021 "MTV Movie & TV Awards" Epic Two-Night Event
Additional details, including performers and honorees, will be announced in the coming weeks.

[05/05/21 - 08:33 AM]
Christina Haack Returns in a New Season of Her Hit HGTV Series "Christina on the Coast" Premiering Thursday, June 3, at 9 p.m. ET/PT
The new season will follow Christina, a busy mom of three, as her SoCal design business expands with a new team and a booming client list of homeowners seeking renovations that spotlight her sought-after style.

[05/05/21 - 08:00 AM]
HBO Releases First Official Images from "House of the Dragon"
Based on George R.R. Martin's "Fire & Blood," the series, which is set 300 years before the events of "Game of Thrones," tells the story of House Targaryen.

[05/05/21 - 08:00 AM]
"Making the Cut" Reveals Season Two's July 16 Premiere Date and 10 Designers Competing for the Ultimate Grand Prize of $1 Million
The eight-episode fashion competition series, which brings together a diverse group of 10 visionary designers and entrepreneurs, will drop two new episodes each week, culminating in a grand finale with an epic runway show on August 6.

[05/05/21 - 07:55 AM]
Atlanta's Hottest Dancers Are Ready to Cash in and Secure the Bag This Summer on Season Two of "Beyond the Pole" Premiering Thursday, June 3 at 10 PM ET on WE tv
Friendships are tested, finances are strapped, but through the turmoil, laughter and tears, these ladies are the ultimate survivors and their stories prove there is never a dull moment in the hustle.

[05/05/21 - 07:00 AM]
NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises Launches Telemundo Streaming Studios - First-Ever Studio Exclusively Dedicated to Meet the Growing Demand of Latino Streaming Audiences
Based out of Miami, Telemundo Streaming Studios will be housed under award-winning production powerhouse Telemundo Global Studios, led by its President Marcos Santana.

[05/04/21 - 11:34 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, May 4
Updates include: Netflix cancels "The Irregulars"; two original "The Flash" cast members to exit as regulars; and Harold Perrineau to star in Epix's "From."

[05/04/21 - 08:01 PM]
Video: "Ali & Ratu Ratu Queens" - Official Teaser - Netflix
After his father's passing, a teenager sets out for New York in search of his estranged mother and soon finds love and connection in unexpected places.

[05/04/21 - 11:15 AM]
Video: HBO Max Debuts Official Trailer for Season 4 of the Max Original "Gomorrah," Premiering May 20
The critically-acclaimed third season debuted exclusively on HBO Max this January.

[05/04/21 - 10:59 AM]
HBO's New Half-Hour Late Night Talk Series "Pause with Sam Jay" Debuts May 21
Created by Sam Jay and Prentice Penny, the series features a new take on the late-night talk show format and uses a fresh lens to plunge into the cultural issues that divide us.

[05/04/21 - 10:22 AM]
There Are More Mysteries to Solve Out There Under the "Big Sky" with Season 2
ABC took to social media with the news the series will return for a second season.

[05/04/21 - 10:03 AM]
Video: Hulu Original Film "Plan B" Trailer and Key Art Debut
Directed by Natalie Morales in her directorial debut, follow Sunny and Lupe on their hilarious quest.

[05/04/21 - 10:02 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: "9-1-1" Tops Charts for FOX
The network leads the evening in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[05/04/21 - 09:49 AM]
Will Smith Project Headlines New YouTube Originals Programming Slate - Announced Today at 10th Annual NewFronts
This new six-part fitness unscripted series from Westbrook Media and YouTube Originals is the story of Will Smith, looking up one day to find himself in middle age, rebuilding his body into the best shape of his life and getting his groove back along the way.

[05/04/21 - 09:33 AM]
Cue the Nostalgia: Every Episode of "Friday Night Lights" Is Now Available to Stream for Free on Tubi
The news is timed with the series' 15th anniversary.

[05/04/21 - 09:32 AM]
Apple TV+ Orders Powerful Documentary Series "Big Man on Campus" About Basketball Sensation Makur Maker
The documentary series will tell the coming-of-age story of basketball phenom Makur Maker as he navigates the highs and lows of his freshman year college experience against the backdrop of the Black Lives Matter movement and the global pandemic.







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[10/19/21 - 03:01 PM]
Netflix Details Its Top 10 Series & Films to Date in Hours Viewed
The streaming service will shift to reporting on hours viewed rather than the number of accounts that choose to watch them.

[10/19/21 - 03:00 PM]
ESPN's "Monday Night Football" Grows Year-Over-Year Viewership for Fourth Consecutive Week; 12.6 Million Watch Buffalo-Tennessee Week 6 Thriller
"Monday Night Football" is continuing a banner year, up 17% and 15% season-to-date from the 2020 and 2019 seasons (seven games), respectively, averaging 13.8 million viewers this season (six games).

[10/19/21 - 02:27 PM]
Dark Secrets and Hidden Treasures Found in the Coldest Places on Earth: An All New Season of "Secrets in the Ice" Premieres October 26 on Discovery
In an all new season, experts, historians and scientists are exposing dark secrets, forgotten treasures and lost relics from the coldest and harshest places on Earth.

[10/19/21 - 02:00 PM]
FOX Kicks Off Midseason with Special Premieres of "Next Level Chef," "Call Me Kat" and "Pivoting," Following "NFL on FOX" Doubleheaders
Time period premieres for all three programs will be announced soon.

[10/19/21 - 12:00 PM]
The CW Network Adds Two New Series to Its Expanding Roster of Scripted Acquisitions
On tap are the one-hour Italian drama "Leonardo," starring Aidan Turner in the titular role, and the half-hour Australian comedy-drama, "Bump," starring Nathalie Morris.

[10/19/21 - 12:00 PM]
"The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" Announces a New Daily Podcast Hosted on Megaphone, A Spotify Company
The showcast will be an audio lift of the linear show, featuring all the hilarious monologues, performances and revealing conversations with guests across entertainment, politics, news, music and comedy.

[10/19/21 - 11:25 AM]
ABC Wednesday Comedies Up Week to Week
"The Wonder Years" built over the prior week by 7% in Total Viewers (3.2 million vs. 3.0 million) and held even week to week among Adults 18-49 (0.6/4).

[10/19/21 - 11:17 AM]
A&E's Hit-Series "Storage Wars" Returns for an All-New Season on Tuesday, November 2 at 9pm ET/PT
Ahead of the season premiere, there will be two new specials welcoming Barry Weiss back to the team which will air back-to-back on October 26.

[10/19/21 - 11:16 AM]
Apple TV+ Announces Star-Studded Cast for Highly Anticipated Anthology Series "Extrapolations" from Prolific Writer, Director and Producer Scott Z. Burns
Meryl Streep, Sienna Miller, Kit Harington, Tahar Rahim, Matthew Rhys, Daveed Diggs, Gemma Chan, David Schwimmer and Adarsh Gourav will lead the new series, which is now in production.

[10/19/21 - 11:13 AM]
Executive Produced by Kris Jenner, Four-Episode Series "Foodgod" Premieres Sunday, November 14th on discovery+
Foodgod is a lifelong foodie who has gained 11 million followers for his unique celebration of all things food on social media.

[10/19/21 - 11:02 AM]
FOX's "The Simpsons" Wins Week in L7 Ratings for First Time in Nearly Seven Years
The network also had the #1 drama ("9-1-1") and #1T unscripted series of the week ("The Masked Singer").

[10/19/21 - 11:01 AM]
Video: "Johnny Test's Ultimate Meatloaf Quest Trailer" - Netflix Futures
Join Johnny and Dukey on an epic interactive quest to find the perfect meatloaf - and save themselves from eating Dad's gross "garbage loaf" for dinner.

[10/19/21 - 11:00 AM]
"Mr. A & Mr. M: The Story of A&M Records" - Two-Part Docuseries Premieres on EPIX December 5th, 2021 at 10PM ET/PT
This two-part documentary series takes an in-depth look at the company's distinct approach of focusing on their artists, discovering unique talent and evolving with the ever-changing music industry.

[10/19/21 - 11:00 AM]
New Unscripted Series "Tampa Baes" to Premiere Friday, November 5 on Prime Video
The eight-episode docuseries from 3 Ball Productions follows a young group of lesbian friends in Tampa Bay, an ever-growing gay hotspot on the Florida shoreline.

[10/19/21 - 10:59 AM]
Lifetime Announces Three New Movies with All-Star Casting Premiering for Winter 2022
"We are so excited for these upcoming movies - they are a rollercoaster ride full of suspense, secrets and scandals that our audience just cannot resist," said Amy Winter, EVP and Head of Programming, Lifetime and LMN.