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[11/04/21 - 11:54 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, November 4
Updates include: Amazon passes on "Hot Pink" pilot; David E. Kelley, Regina King to adapt "A Man in Full" for Netflix; and Timothy Olyphant to recur on Amazon's "Daisy Jones & The Six."

[11/04/21 - 08:01 PM]
Video: "The Journalist" - Official Trailer - Netflix
A journalist known as the maverick of news media defiantly chases the truth in this series adaptation of the hit movie of the same name.

[11/04/21 - 04:45 PM]
"Kelly Clarkson Presents: When Christmas Comes Around" Premieres Wednesday, Dec. 1 on NBC
Brett Eldredge, Ariana Grande, Jay Leno, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Odom Jr., Amy Poehler and the one-and-only Santa Claus will join Clarkson and some special everyday heroes with life-changing surprises.

[11/04/21 - 04:31 PM]
Put 'em Up For Season 3 - "Wu-Tang: An American Saga"
Hulu confirms the series will return for a third and final season.

[11/04/21 - 02:14 PM]
Video: "Bill Burr Presents Immoral Compass" - Official Trailer - The Roku Channel
The dark anthology series explores life's most difficult dilemmas, all filtered through the lens of one jaded man in his garage.

[11/04/21 - 02:00 PM]
FOX Returns to "Fantasy Island" with Second Season Pickup
Plus: On Tuesday, December 21, the series returns for a special two-hour holiday episode, "Welcome to the Snow Globe."

[11/04/21 - 01:01 PM]
Video: Official Trailer and Key Art Released for Season Two of "12 Dates of Christmas," Debuting November 25 on HBO Max
The series will return for a second season with all nine episodes debuting Thursday, November 25 on HBO Max.

[11/04/21 - 11:41 AM]
BYUtv and BYUradio Ring in Holidays with Programming for Entire Family: Original Christmas Concert Specials with The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, Pentatonix and Top Christian Artists
Highlights include holiday-themed installments of "Grace Notes," "Studio C" and "Random Acts."

[11/04/21 - 11:02 AM]
Video: "The Curse of Von Dutch: A Brand to Die For" - Official Trailer
The unbelievable true story behind the rise of the 2000s most iconic fashion trend. Premieres November 18 on Hulu.

[11/04/21 - 10:12 AM]
Netflix Expands Relationship with Comedian Mo Amer, Announces New Stand-Up Special and Greenlights Scripted Show from A24 with Ramy Youssef as Co-Creator
In the series, Mo Najjar (Mo Amer) straddles the line between two cultures, three languages and a ton of bullshit as a Palestinian refugee constantly living one step away from asylum on the path to U.S. citizenship.

[11/04/21 - 10:05 AM]
Video: EPIX Releases Trailer for "Mr. A & Mr. M: The Story of A&M Records"
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.

[11/04/21 - 10:01 AM]
Video: "Lead Me Home" - Official Trailer - Netflix
500,000 Americans experience homelessness every night. "Lead Me Home" is a documentary short by Jon Shenk and Pedro Kos that captures the experience from multiple perspectives.

[11/04/21 - 10:01 AM]
Video: "Hard Knocks In Season: The Indianapolis Colts" - Official Trailer - HBO
On this season of Hard Knocks, we follow the ups and downs of the Indianapolis Colts' challenging season.

[11/04/21 - 09:57 AM]
The History Channel Announces New One-Hour Documentary "Hidden Heroes: The Nisei Soldiers of WWII" Honoring The Japanese American Soldiers Who Fought for the Ideals of American Democracy
The documentary tells the lesser-known, inspiring story of the Japanese American soldiers of WWII who fought for the ideals of American democracy and became the most decorated military unit for its size and length of service in United States history.

[11/04/21 - 09:02 AM]
All-New Shock Doc Examines the Supernatural Consequences in "Demon in the White House" Premiering on discovery+ on Friday, November 26
The latest entry uncloaks the historic origins of the horror of two grieving First Ladies.

[11/04/21 - 09:01 AM]
AMC+ Releases First-Look Images from New Original Vampire Fantasy Series "Firebite," Premiering December 16
Yael Stone, Rob Collins, Callan Mulvey and Shantae Barnes-Cowan star in the eight-episode series.

[11/04/21 - 09:00 AM]
FOX Alternative Entertainment and "The Masked Singer" Creator Wonwoo Park Sign Exclusive First-Look Development Deal
The two companies are currently developing the international format for the hit Korean talent-competition series "Lotto Singer," in which viewers can win cash prizes by correctly betting on contestants' performances.

[11/04/21 - 08:13 AM]
Contractor Mike Holmes and His Kids Michael Holmes, Jr. and Sherry Holmes Save Homeowners from Botched Renos in New HGTV Series "Holmes Family Rescue"
Premiering Saturday, December 4, the series follows Mike as he teams up with his son and daughter, home renovation experts Michael Holmes, Jr. and Sherry Holmes, to rescue more clients who are struggling with botched construction jobs.

[11/04/21 - 08:01 AM]
Video: "The Power of the Dog" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Written and directed by Academy Award winning filmmaker Jane Campion, the film stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst, Jesse Plemons, and Kodi Smit-McPhee.

[11/04/21 - 07:33 AM]
Video: "8-Bit Christmas" - Official Trailer - HBO Max
Set in suburban Chicago in the late 1980s, the story centers on ten-year-old Jake Doyle's herculean quest to get the latest and greatest video game system for Christmas.

[11/04/21 - 07:31 AM]
'Tis the Season for Nickelodeon's "Blue's Clues & You!"
The celebration will kick off this month with a brand-new Chanukah-themed episode, "A Blue's Clues Festival of Lights," premiering Friday, November 26.

[11/04/21 - 06:01 AM]
Video: "A Castle For Christmas" - Official Trailer - Netflix
To escape a scandal, a bestselling author journeys to Scotland, where she falls in love with a castle - and faces off with the grumpy duke who owns it.

[11/04/21 - 06:01 AM]
Oprah Winfrey Sits Down with the Multifaceted Will Smith for "The Oprah Conversation," Friday, November 5 on Apple TV+
In this revealing yet charming discussion, Oprah and Smith take a deep dive into his new memoir in which Smith shares his candid thoughts on unspoken family stories, life-defining moments, self destruction, the subtle sickness of material success, moments of courage, the wisdom of a child, and the power of laughter.

[11/04/21 - 06:00 AM]
Video: "Swan Song" - Official Trailer - Apple TV+
Set in the near future, "Swan Song" is a powerful, emotional journey told through the eyes of Cameron (Mahershala Ali), a loving husband and father diagnosed with a terminal illness who is presented with an alternative solution by his doctor (Glenn Close) to shield his family from grief.

[11/04/21 - 06:00 AM]
Prime Video Confirms the Cast of the Amazon Original Series "Sin Huellas"
Desi (Carolina Yuste) and Cata (Camila Sodi) are employees of a cleaning company. Well, they used to be. They were fired overnight.

[11/04/21 - 05:31 AM]
Host Luke Bryan, Along with Gabby Barrett, Dierks Bentley Featuring BRELAND & HARDY, Jennifer Hudson, Thomas Rhett, Keith Urban, and Zac Brown Band to Perform at "The 55th Annual CMA Awards"
Hosted by Country Music superstar and "American Idol" judge Bryan, "The 55th Annual CMA Awards" will broadcast live from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Wednesday, November 10 on ABC.

[11/04/21 - 05:18 AM]
Apple TV+ Scores New Docuseries Around 2X NBA Hall of Famer and Cultural Icon Earvin "Magic" Johnson
Directed by Rick Famuyiwa with editor Dirk Westervelt and cinematographer Rachel Morrison, the docuseries is produced for Apple by XTR and New Slate Ventures, and produced in association with H.Wood Media and Delirio Films.

[11/03/21 - 11:25 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, November 3
Updates include: Showtime's "Three Women" casts trio; Starz's "Heels" promotes two to regulars; and Jeannine Renshaw, Nzingha Stewart bring "No Good Deed" at ABC.

[11/03/21 - 03:45 PM]
FOX Doubles Down on Hit Dating Show "Joe Millionaire" with a New Twist: "Joe Millionaire: For Richer or Poorer," Premiering January 2022 on FOX
The new series features two incredible single men... with one huge difference: one's a millionaire, and the other is definitely not.

[11/03/21 - 03:24 PM]
Science Channel Goes Live This Saturday at SpaceX's Crew-3 Mission
NASA astronauts Raja Chari, Kayla Barron and Tom Marshburn and the European Space Agency's Matthias Maurer will ride to the International Space Station (ISS) in a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule, launched atop a Falcon 9 rocket.

[11/03/21 - 03:11 PM]
ViacomCBS Consumer Products and Mint Group Partner on "Emily in Paris" Collaborations to Shop Fashions Inspired by the MTV Entertainment Studios-Produced Series
A branded shop featuring many of the collaborations will roll out later this fall on Saks.com, aligning with the much-anticipated second season, releasing December 22.

[11/03/21 - 02:31 PM]
Daniel Dae Kim Joins the Cast of "Avatar: The Last Airbender"
He will play Fire Lord Ozai, Prince Zuko's father, the ruthlessly-driven leader of the Fire Nation.

[11/03/21 - 01:37 PM]
FOX Sports Scores Media Rights to UEFA European Championship in Landmark Deal
The massive rights deal - featuring more than 1500 soccer matches - makes FOX Sports the country's exclusive home to world-renowned competitions, beginning with the UEFA Nations League in June 2022.

[11/03/21 - 01:31 PM]
HGTV Returns to Wetumpka, Alabama, for Follow-Up Special "Home Town Takeover: Where Are They Now?" Sat., Nov. 27, at 8 P.M. ET/PT
In the one hour special, HGTV will explore the impact that "Home Town Takeover" had on Wetumpka's residents, its surrounding communities and small towns across the country.

[11/03/21 - 12:07 PM]
Netflix Announces Limited Drama Series, "Griselda," Starring and Executive Produced by Sofia Vergara
The project is the latest from writer/executive producer Eric Newman under his overall deal with Netflix.

[11/03/21 - 12:03 PM]
NBC Jumpstarts Its Comedy Slate with Originals in December
All three of NBC's sophomore comedies - "Young Rock," "Kenan" and "Mr. Mayor" - are returning December 15 for holiday-inspired special episodes before they make their return to the primetime lineup in the new year to begin their second seasons.

[11/03/21 - 12:00 PM]
ABC Celebrates Country Music's Biggest Night with Special Programming Leading Into "The 55th Annual CMA Awards," Airing Live Wednesday, Nov. 10, on ABC
New additions include "Backstage Pass: Countdown to the CMA Awards," airing Monday, November 8 at 10:00/9:00c.

[11/03/21 - 11:53 AM]
BET Studios in Partnership with Klutch Sports Group Present "KLUTCH Academy"
"KLUTCH Academy" documents KLUTCH Sports Group - led by CEO Rich Paul - as they prepare six college basketball prospects for pro careers.

[11/03/21 - 11:48 AM]
The TNets Bolster 2022 Scripted Programming Slate with New Original Series and Two Series Renewals
TBS has greenlit "Kill the Orange-Faced Bear" to a 10-episode series; in addition, "Miracle Workers" has been picked up for a fourth season.

[11/03/21 - 11:44 AM]
Let's Get It On! The All-New Landmark Series "The Mating Game" Launches November 21 on discovery+
The series launches Sunday, November 21 on discovery+ with the first two episodes, followed by new episodes dropping weekly on the streaming service.

[11/03/21 - 11:06 AM]
Video: "South Side" Season 2 - Official Trailer - HBO Max
Shot in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood, the show offers an authentic look into what life on the South Side is all about.

[11/03/21 - 11:03 AM]
"It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" Record-Breaking 15th Season Premieres December 1st
The premiere will include the first two episodes of the 15th season, which makes "Sunny" the longest-running live-action comedy series in television history, bypassing "The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet."

[11/03/21 - 11:00 AM]
Video: "Pen15" Season 2, Part 2 Trailer
The Emmy-nominated comedy series returns with new episodes on December 3, only on Hulu.

[11/03/21 - 10:35 AM]
NBC to Broadcast 20th Annual "National Dog Show Presented by Purina" on Thanksgiving Day at Noon in All Time Zones
On November 27 as well as be available immediately following on demand, NBC will present a primetime encore of this year's "National Dog Show Presented by Purina" (8-10 p.m. ET/PT).

[11/03/21 - 10:00 AM]
HBO Documentary "A Choice of Weapons: Inspired by Gordon Parks" Debuts November 15
For decades, Gordon Parks brought the human struggle for dignity, justice, and the alienation of the Black community out of the shadows and to middle America on the pages of LIFE magazine from 1948 to 1972.

[11/03/21 - 10:00 AM]
Disney Branded Television Orders "Primos," An Animated Comedy Series About an Extended Multicultural Mexican American Family
The story, based on Natasha Kline's childhood experiences with her extended multicultural Mexican American family, introduces Tater, an eccentric 10-year-old girl with big dreams and, unbeknownst to her, a certain "it factor" that makes her exceptional.

[11/03/21 - 09:32 AM]
She'll Finish What Utrax Started - Season 3 Will Be "Hanna's" Final Mission
Amazon confirms the show's third season, due on November 24, will be its last.

[11/03/21 - 09:31 AM]
Video: "Animal" - Official Trailer - Netflix
This immersive series follows the world's most magnificent creatures, capturing never-before-seen moments from the heartwarming to the outrageous.

[11/03/21 - 09:22 AM]
Raw Justice, In Real-Time and from Every Angle "Real PD: Kansas City" Premieres on November 9 on ID and discovery+
For the first time ever, ID has secured exclusive 24/7 access to the inner workings of a bustling metropolitan police department, giving viewers a front row seat to the officers' typical days - allowing them to follow the journey from crime to conviction.

[11/03/21 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Ciao Alberto" - Official Trailer - Disney+
Stream Disney and Pixar's all-new original short on November 12 on Disney+.







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[12/01/21 - 09:55 AM]
AMC Networks Greenlights "Anne Rice's Mayfair Witches," A New Series Based on the "Lives of the Mayfair Witches" Trilogy for AMC+ and AMC
The second series in an expanding Anne Rice universe, "Mayfair" will follow "Anne Rice's Interview with the Vampire" with a late 2022 premiere.

[12/01/21 - 09:07 AM]
Apple Orders Multi-Academy Award Winner Alfonso Cuaron's Thriller Series "Disclaimer" Starring Academy Award-Winners Cate Blanchett and Kevin Kline
Based on the novel of the same name by Renee Knight, "Disclaimer" will star Blanchett as a successful and respected television documentary journalist whose work has been built on revealing the concealed transgressions of long-respected institutions.

[12/01/21 - 09:00 AM]
HBO Original Comedy Series "Somebody Somewhere," Starring and Executive Produced by Bridget Everett, Debuts January 16
The series follows Sam (played by Everett), a true Kansan on the surface, but, beneath it all, struggling to fit the hometown mold.

[12/01/21 - 08:39 AM]
Peacock's Reimagined Drama "Queer as Folk" Rounds Out Casting with Juliette Lewis, Ed Begley Jr. and More as Recurring Guest Stars
Armand Fields, Chris Renfro, Eric Graise, Sachin Bhatt and Benito Skinner are also on tap.

[12/01/21 - 08:00 AM]
Embark on Magical Adventures with Adorable Baby Bear Brothers in Original New Series, "We Baby Bears," Premiering Saturday, Jan. 1 on Cartoon Network
A spin-off of the hit Cartoon Network series, "We Bare Bears," "We Baby Bears" follows Grizz (Connor Andrade), Panda (Amari McCoy), and Ice Bear (Max Mitchell) - as their younger baby selves - traveling in a magical box to fantastic new worlds searching for a place to call home.

[12/01/21 - 07:27 AM]
discovery+ Announces Key Participants Featured in Upcoming Expose of the Hillsong Church Controversy, "Hillsong: A Megachurch Exposed"
The series will also examine how the star-studded Hillsong was able to grow into a global brand that attracted high-profile celebrity attendees, unearth the truth behind headlines of recent scandals and shine a light on the fine line between culture, corporation and cult.

[12/01/21 - 07:13 AM]
Cozy Family Series, "The Larkins," Premieres December 13 on Acorn TV
Set in the late 1950s, this exciting new adaptation of H.E. Bates' classic novel "The Darling Buds of May" follows the golden-hearted wheeler dealer Pop Larkin (Bradley Walsh) and his wife Ma (Joanna Scanlan) as they bask in their idyllic and beautiful patch of paradise in Kent.

[12/01/21 - 07:00 AM]
"Michael Buble's Christmas in the City" Brings Holiday Cheer to NBC on Dec. 6 with Music, Comedy and More
Joining Bublé on stage for special performances and comedy sketches are Leon Bridges, Camila Cabello, Jimmy Fallon, Kermit the Frog and Hannah Waddingham.

[12/01/21 - 06:01 AM]
Roku Debuts All New Seasonal Experience on The Roku Channel
Users of The Roku Channel in the U.S. can kick off the holiday season with the release of Roku's first ever feature-length film, "Zoey's Extraordinary Christmas," from Lionsgate Television on December 1.

[12/01/21 - 06:00 AM]
HBO Max Orders Four-Part Docuseries "Breath of Fire" Based on Vanity Fair Feature Spotlighting Kundalini Yoga
The series explores the culture of modern spirituality through the rise of Kundalini yoga in the west, from its origins with Yogi Bhajan in the 1960s to its presence in millennial wellness circles today.

[12/01/21 - 05:40 AM]
Award-Winning Host and Comedian Trevor Noah of "The Daily Show" Returns to Host "The 64th Annual Grammy Awards"
"Trevor brought his trademark talent and versatility to last March's Grammys, and we can't wait for him to host the event on CBS and Paramount+ again this year," said George Cheeks.

[12/01/21 - 05:08 AM]
ABC News Announces Anchor George Stephanopoulos Has the First Exclusive Interview With Alec Baldwin Following Deadly Shooting on Set of "Rust"
The hour-long special will air Thursday, December 2 (8:00-9:00 p.m. EST), on ABC and will begin streaming later that evening on Hulu.

[12/01/21 - 03:01 AM]
Video: "The Claus Family 2" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Santa's one job? Deliver presents. But as Jules takes the reins from his Grandpa Noël, he receives a young girl's letter with a special holiday wish.

[11/30/21 - 07:02 PM]
Clayton Echard Set As Leading Man for Season 26 of "The Bachelor," Premiering Jan. 3 on ABC
Clayton was first introduced to audiences on the current season of "The Bachelorette," where he showed off his rugged good looks and Viking-level athleticism while managing to charm even the harshest of critics - a group of fifth-grade students.

[11/30/21 - 06:01 PM]
Video: "Bulgasal: Immortal Souls" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Cursed since birth and exempt from death, a revenge-driven immortal sets out on a quest to reclaim his soul and end a 600-year-old vendetta.