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[10/01/21 - 11:48 PM]
Development Update: Friday, October 1
Updates include: Apple cancels "Mr. Corman" after one season; Blu Hunt, Reno Wilson to lead FOX's "The Last Police" pilot; and IMDb TV eyes latest "Cruel Intentions" reboot series.

[10/01/21 - 03:15 PM]
"The Wonder Years" Scores Biggest MP+7 Numbers for ABC Comedy Debut in Two Years
Across linear and streaming platforms, "The Wonder Years" premiere episode reached 13 million Total Viewers.

[10/01/21 - 12:55 PM]
NBC Announces Host and Judges for "America's Got Talent: Extreme"
WWE superstar Nikki Bella, the New York Times best-selling author and entrepreneur, will serve as a judge alongside professional motocross and rally car driver Travis Pastrana.

[10/01/21 - 12:38 PM]
Lifetime Unveils 2021's Robust "Stop Breast Cancer for Life" Public Affairs Campaign
To further support this commitment, A+E Networks also announced a donation of $250,000 to BCRF.

[10/01/21 - 12:01 PM]
Hallmark Movies Now Becomes the Destination for the Complete "Good Witch" Collection
All seven seasons and 13 movies of the popular franchise are available today, Friday, October 1, on the service.

[10/01/21 - 11:56 AM]
discovery+ Announces Upcoming Slate
"Dear Mr. Brody," the latest documentary from Emmy-winning filmmaker Keith Maitland, is among the featured upcoming projects.

[10/01/21 - 11:06 AM]
Showtime Releases "Dexter: New Blood" Official Key Art on "Dexter" Series 15th Anniversary
"Dexter: New Blood" will premiere Sunday, November 7 at 9:00/8:00c on Showtime.

[10/01/21 - 11:00 AM]
Executive Producer Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson's "BMF" Debuts as the #1 Premiere on the Starz App This Year and Earns Early Second Season Greenlight
The series, which debuted on Sunday, September 26, also ranks as one of the most highly engaged series premieres ever with a strong completion rate across OTT platforms based on preliminary reporting.

[10/01/21 - 11:00 AM]
Video: "A House on the Bayou" - Official Trailer - Paramount Movies
The project marks the first installment of Blumhouse Television and EPIX's film series.

[10/01/21 - 10:15 AM]
Video: "Justin Bieber: Our World" - Official Trailer - Prime Video
The film takes viewers backstage, onstage and into the private world of the global superstar as he prepares for a record-breaking New Year's Eve 2020 concert.

[10/01/21 - 09:30 AM]
HBO Releases First Look Images for Season Two of "The Righteous Gemstones," Debuting This Winter
New recurring guest stars include Jason Schwartzman, Eric Andre and Jessica Lowe.

[10/01/21 - 09:19 AM]
FOX's "The Masked Singer" to Win Third Consecutive Premiere Week
The series posted the largest lift in ratings among Adults 18-49 for an unscripted series in six months.

[10/01/21 - 09:16 AM]
Introducing: "Love DURING Lockup" on WE tv
Four years after the launch of one of the most successful franchises in WE tv history, "Love After Lockup" and "Life After Lockup," a captivating new series is coming to WE tv in January of 2022.

[10/01/21 - 09:16 AM]
Paramount+ Introduces Peak Screaming
The event will feature a range of premium content from the exclusive premiere of new horror films such as "Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin" to the debut of a special Halloween "Rugrats" episode and the spine-tingling season two finale of "Evil."

[10/01/21 - 09:01 AM]
Disney Channel Orders a Fifth Season of Hit Series "Raven's Home," Starring and Executive Produced by Raven-Symone
Production will resume this fall.

[10/01/21 - 08:22 AM]
Nickelodeon Adds "Mike & Molly" to Nick at Nite's Hit Comedy Lineup Beginning Oct. 4
All six seasons will bow on Nickelodeon's nighttime programming block through 2025, and will air regularly weekdays from 2 a.m.- 4 a.m. ET/PT.

[10/01/21 - 08:04 AM]
Back-to-Back Comedy Specials "Entre Nos: The Winners 2" and "Entre Nos: What She Said" to Debut Today Friday, October 1
Both will be available to stream on HBO Max.

[10/01/21 - 08:01 AM]
Video: First Look Clip from ESPN+ Documentary Series "Man in the Arena: Tom Brady" - Premiering Exclusively on ESPN+ November
After 21 seasons in the NFL, Tom Brady will finally share a personal first-hand account of his Super Bowl appearances.

[10/01/21 - 06:00 AM]
Video: "Queens" Releases "Nasty Girl" Music Video by Famed Director Tim Story
Ahead of the premiere of the new ABC female powerhouse drama "Queens" on Tuesday, October 19, the first music video for the show has dropped.

[10/01/21 - 12:49 AM]
"LEGO Star Wars Terrifying Tales" Now Streaming Exclusively on Disney+
To celebrate the special's streaming debut, Disney+ released brand-new key art and a scare-filled clip, "Of the Dark Side."

[09/30/21 - 11:19 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, September 30
Updates include: Ginger Gonzaga among latest cast in "True Lies" at CBS; Sean Penn returns to Starz's "Gaslit"; and Faith Prince to recur on FOX's "Monarch."

[09/30/21 - 06:01 PM]
Video: "Reflection of You" - Official Trailer - Netflix
A thriving painter's enviable life begins to fray at the edges when a bright young woman she once befriended resurfaces as a shell of her former self.

[09/30/21 - 04:40 PM]
Video: TBS Debuts Official Trailer for "The Last O.G." Premiering Tuesday, October 26
"The Last O.G." has been a perennial Top 10 cable comedy since launch with the most recent season reaching 20 million viewers across TBS' linear and digital platforms.

[09/30/21 - 02:45 PM]
Documentary Short "Asylum," from ABC News and Directors of Critically Acclaimed 2019 Documentary Film "After Parkland," Makes Streaming Debut on Hulu, Friday, Oct. 1
"Asylum" chronicles the journeys of Angel Ramos and Elmer Gomez, two fathers who fled Honduras in search of the American dream after facing murder attempts and threats on their children's lives.

[09/30/21 - 01:45 PM]
BET Joins Forces with LL Cool J's Rock the Bells to Confer a New Award Marking the Undeniable Influence of Hip Hop Artists on Mainstream Culture
He'll present the first-ever "Rock the Bells Cultural Influence Award" to Grammy-Award winning rapper, producer, entrepreneur and four-time "BET Hip Hop Awards" nominee Tyler, The Creator.

[09/30/21 - 01:01 PM]
Season Two of the Max Original Competition Series "Craftopia" Debuts October 7
Judges Crystal Anderson and JP Connelly will join host Lauren Riihimaki in four Halloween-themed episodes debuting October 7, followed by four winter spectaculars debuting November 18.

[09/30/21 - 12:10 PM]
FX's "Shogun" Sets Cast - Anna Sawai Joins Hiroyuki Sanada and Cosmo Jarvis as Leads in the Limited Series Based on James Clavell's Best-Selling Novel
Director Jonathan van Tulleken has come aboard to direct the first two episodes with production now underway in Vancouver.

[09/30/21 - 12:01 PM]
Video: "The Family Business" Season 3 Trailer - BET+ Original
Season 3 of "Carl Weber's The Family Business" premieres October 14, only on BET+.

[09/30/21 - 11:23 AM]
Video: Syfy's "Slumber Party Massacre" Promo
The modern contemporary remake of the 1982 classic is making its way to Syfy on Saturday, October 16 at 9:00/8:00c.

[09/30/21 - 11:00 AM]
Expanding Our Preschool Programming with Two Renewals and Four New Series Orders
Netflix has renewed "Ridley Jones" and "Ada Twist, Scientist" for second seasons and added four new shows with "Action Pack," "Big Tree City," "The Creature Cases" and "Deepa and Anoop."

[09/30/21 - 11:00 AM]
Coming-of-Age Docuseries "Always Jane," Following the Journey of Transgender Teen Jane Noury and Her Family, Premieres November 12 on Amazon Prime Video
"'Always Jane' is a revealing look at one family's uplifting and heartfelt journey, anchored by Jane's incredible candor and wit about her life thus far," said Vernon Sanders.

[09/30/21 - 10:31 AM]
The CW to Issue "Penn & Teller: Fool Us" NFTs
The NFTs are available at CWTV.com/NFT or directly at Chronicle (Chronicle.io), the environmentally friendly studio and digital collectibles marketplace platform built entirely for fans.

[09/30/21 - 10:07 AM]
Lifetime Is the New Exclusive Cable Television Home of Syndicated Crime Series "Castle" Starring Nathan Fillion & Stana Katic
Starting with the first season, episodes of "Castle" will air Tuesdays on Lifetime beginning October 5 at 2:00 pm ET/PT and continuing through November.

[09/30/21 - 10:00 AM]
Freeform Orders "Everything's Trash," A Comedy Series from Executive Producer, Writer and Star Phoebe Robinson and ABC Signature
The series follows Phoebe, a 30-something podcast star navigating her messy life.

[09/30/21 - 09:45 AM]
Amazon Prime Video to Release Reimagined Version of "I Love Lucy"
Mexican actress Natalia Téllez is set to star in the iconic role of Lucy, while Daniel Tovar will play her husband Ricky.

[09/30/21 - 09:43 AM]
Premiere Date Change - "Snoop and Martha's Very Tasty Halloween" - Streaming Thursday, October 21 on Peacock
The competition special, hosted by Snoop Dogg and Martha Stewart, features talented bakers who face off in a delectable Halloween showdown.

[09/30/21 - 09:01 AM]
Video: IMDb TV Releases the Official First-Look Trailer for "Judy Justice," Premiering November 1
Marking the television icon's return to the bench, "Judy Justice" premieres November 1, with new episodes available every weekday.

[09/30/21 - 08:46 AM]
FOX's "The Resident" & "Our Kind of People" More Than Double Year Ago Tuesday Premiere Week Delivery in L7 Viewership
"The Resident" more than doubled its Live + Same Day audience in 7-day multiplatform with 6.3 million viewers.

[09/30/21 - 08:41 AM]
Video: Dare to Go "Just Beyond" with the Thrilling New Trailer for the Upcoming Disney+ Original Series from the World of R.L. Stine
The eight-episode anthology series tells astonishing and thought-provoking stories of a reality just beyond the one we know.

[09/30/21 - 08:26 AM]
Jordan Chiles, Laurie Hernandez, Devin Booker and Nadia Comaneci Featured on Nickelodeon's Brand-New Special "Nick News: Kids & Sports," Airing Wednesday, Oct. 6
Hosted by CBS News correspondent Jamie Yuccas, the half-hour special kicks off with a profile of the Famed Sierra Canyon High School, known not only for its academics but also as a launching pad to the NBA, with an unprecedented number of students making the pros.

[09/30/21 - 07:36 AM]
MTV to Air Global Premiere of Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga's "I've Got You Under My Skin" on Friday, October 1st at 12PM ET
The video will make its broadcast premiere on MTV, MTV Live, MTVU, across MTV's worldwide network of channels in nearly 180+ regions and the ViacomCBS Times Square Billboard.

[09/30/21 - 07:17 AM]
Bounce Renews "Johnson" for Second Season, First Season Finale Premieres This Sunday, Oct. 3 @ 8:00 P.M. ET/PT
"Johnson" earned more than two million viewers across its debut in August 2021, setting a Bounce viewership record for a half-hour series.

[09/30/21 - 07:05 AM]
"Tom Jones" Casting News - Hannah Waddingham and Pearl Mackie Join Solly McLeod and Sophie Wilde in Masterpiece/Mammoth Screen Production
A rollercoaster story of the title character's complicated journey to find real love, "Tom Jones" has delighted and scandalized readers since it was originally published in 1749.

[09/30/21 - 07:02 AM]
Netflix Announces "Olhar Indiscreto," Psychological Thriller Starring Débora Nascimento
Created and written by Argentine Marcela Citterio, the series is scheduled to premiere in 2022.

[09/30/21 - 07:01 AM]
Video: "Ridley Jones" Season 2 Trailer - Netflix Jr.
Gear up for an all new season on November 2 and see what's in store for the Eye Team at the museum this time around.

[09/30/21 - 06:31 AM]
Video: "Maya and the Three" - Official Trailer - Netflix
A spirited princess with the heart of a warrior embarks on a mission to fulfill an ancient prophecy and save humanity from the wrath of vengeful gods.

[09/30/21 - 06:01 AM]
"This Old House" and "Ask This Old House" Kick Off New Seasons on September 30th with 13 Additional Episodes
For the first time in its 43-year history, the 2021-22 season will feature 39 episodes of each show - 13 more episodes than previous seasons.

[09/30/21 - 06:01 AM]
ViacomCBS Secures Exclusive Domestic Streaming Rights to Hit "FBI" Series from NBCUniversal in Multi-Platform Content Licensing Deal
The first three seasons of the show are available to stream on Friday, October 1 for Paramount+ subscribers in the U.S.

[09/30/21 - 05:01 AM]
Video: "Sexy Beasts" Season 2 - Official Trailer - Netflix
It's back - and beastier than ever. Follow six new singles as they strip away superficiality for a string of cheeky and charming costumed speed dates.

[09/30/21 - 02:01 AM]
Video: "The Billion Dollar Code" - Official Trailer - Netflix
In 1990s Berlin, an artist and a hacker invented a new way to see the world. Years later, they reunite to sue Google for patent infringement on it.







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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.