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[11/15/21 - 11:24 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 15
Updates include: Julie Bowen to star in new comedy for NBC; Netflix confirms fourth season of "Fauda"; and CBS eyes "Cal Fire" from Max Thieriot, Tony Phelan and Joan Rater.

[11/15/21 - 04:16 PM]
Video: "Kirby Jenner" - Official Trailer - The Roku Channel
Kirby Jenner shows us his reality as a member of the world's most famous family.

[11/15/21 - 02:30 PM]
BET Announces "DJ Cassidy's Pass the Mic: BET Soul Train Edition" Premiering Sunday, November 28, at 10:30PM ET/PT Directly Following the 2021 "Soul Train Awards"
This edition will mark the first anniversary of DJ Cassidy's Pass The Mic on BET and will welcome the appearance of the 190th iconic artist on the groundbreaking series.

[11/15/21 - 01:30 PM]
"Clifford the Big Red Dog" Is Top Dog on Paramount+
Paramount+ announced today that "Clifford the Big Red Dog," which premiered on the service the same day it hit theaters on Wednesday, November 10, broke a new record as the service's most-watched original film.

[11/15/21 - 01:21 PM]
Deck the Halls with the All-New Two-Hour Holiday Special "The Masked Singer Christmas Singalong," Airing Wednesday, Dec. 22 on FOX!
Get in the spirit with season's greetings from celebrities in the "Masked" family, hilarious bloopers, all-new behind-the-scenes footage and a rendition of "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer" you won't want to miss.

[11/15/21 - 12:00 PM]
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee LL Cool J Rings in the Holiday Season as Host of "The National Christmas Tree Lighting," to Be Broadcast for the First Time on CBS, Sunday, Dec. 5
This beloved American tradition will feature a star-studded lineup of musical performances by Billy Porter, Chris Stapleton, H.E.R., Juanes, Keb' Mo', Kristin Chenoweth, Maren Morris and Patti LaBelle singing holiday favorites.

[11/15/21 - 11:02 AM]
"Disney's Holiday Magic Quest" Special Returns Friday, Dec. 3, on Disney Channel and Disney+
Popular actress and comedian Yvette Nicole Brown will host as the stars navigate a series of new challenges and obstacles through a variety of iconic and immersive Walt Disney World attractions.

[11/15/21 - 11:01 AM]
Video: "F Is for Family" - Season 5 Official Trailer - Netflix
As 1974 draws to a close, Frank obsesses over a cryptic message from his dad, Sue tries to patch up a rift in her family, and Vic dives into parenting.

[11/15/21 - 10:38 AM]
Video: Hello, Master Chief - Paramount+ Reveals First Teaser for "Halo"
In its adaptation for Paramount+, the series will take place in the universe that first came to be in 2001 with the launch of Xbox's first Halo game.

[11/15/21 - 10:01 AM]
"Annie Live!" Elects Alan Toy as President Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Toy joins an A-list ensemble that includes Taraji P. Henson as Miss Hannigan, Harry Connick Jr. as Daddy Warbucks, Nicole Scherzinger as Grace, Tituss Burgess as Rooster, Megan Hilty as Lily St. Regis and Celina Smith in the title role of Annie.

[11/15/21 - 10:00 AM]
Video: "Joe Pickett" - Official Trailer - Premieres December 6 on Spectrum Originals
The series follows a game warden (Michael Dorman) and his family as they navigate the changing political and socio-economic climate in a small rural town in Wyoming.

[11/15/21 - 10:00 AM]
Just in Time for the Holidays, the Country Music Association Has Revealed Performers for Its 12th Annual Holiday Special "CMA Country Christmas"
First-time hosts Gabby Barrett and Carly Pearce will be joined by Jimmie Allen with Louis York & The Shindellas, BRELAND, Brett Eldredge, Lady A, Pistol Annies, Carrie Underwood and Lainey Wilson for an intimate evening of holiday classics.

[11/15/21 - 09:45 AM]
Video: YouTube Originals Debuts Trailer for New Competition Comedy Series "Copy That!" Featuring Star Creators Sofie Dossi, Luhhsetty, Rosanna Pansino and Preston
Episodes will debut daily on each spotlighted creators channel beginning on Monday, November 29 only on YouTube.

[11/15/21 - 09:34 AM]
EPIX and Banijay Rights Secure First "SAS: Rogue Heroes" Deal for U.S. Market
Based on Ben Macintyre's best-selling book of the same name, the series is a dramatized account of how the world's greatest Special Forces unit, the SAS, was formed under extraordinary circumstances in the darkest days of World War Two.

[11/15/21 - 09:00 AM]
Peacock in Production on Three-Part Documentary About Barney the Dinosaur
This documentary examines the rock star-like trajectory of Barney the Dinosaur, the beloved character who captured the hearts of millions of children and then became the target of hate and rage across pop culture, the early internet and playgrounds around the world.

[11/15/21 - 08:33 AM]
Discovery Announces Premiere Date for the Return of "Dirty Jobs" with Mike Rowe
An all-new season of the fan-favorite series premieres Sunday, January 2 at 8:00/7:00c on Discovery and streaming on discovery+.

[11/15/21 - 08:31 AM]
Video: "Roaring Twenties" - Official Teaser - Netflix
In this coming-of-age reality series set in Austin, Texas, 20-somethings navigate love and friendship and start a new adventure: life.

[11/15/21 - 08:19 AM]
"YouTube Holiday Stream and Shop" Kicks Off Today with The Merrell Twins Live Stream Featuring Their Hottest Wish List Items from Walmart, Samsung and Verizon Partners
During each shoppable live stream throughout the week, viewers will be able to interact with YouTube creators and other fans, give feedback, enjoy exclusive discounts and product drops, and browse and checkout without ever leaving the livestream.

[11/15/21 - 08:01 AM]
"The D'Amelio Show" Is Officially Returning to Hulu for Season 2
The streamer confirmed the news on social media this morning.

[11/15/21 - 08:00 AM]
The Fraggles Are Back in Apple's "Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock," Premiering January 21, 2022 on Apple TV+
The new 13-episode series from The Jim Henson Company in association with New Regency follows last year's celebrated Apple Original shorts "Fraggle Rock: Rock On!"

[11/15/21 - 07:52 AM]
Paramount+ to Exclusively Premiere MTV Documentary Films' Award-Winning Slate
The slate includes two feature-length documentaries, four documentary shorts and one animated short.

[11/15/21 - 07:33 AM]
ID Serves Up Network Television Premieres of Hit discovery+ True Crime Specials This Thanksgiving Weekend Featuring "Queen of Meth," "When Philip Met Missy," and "Doctor's Orders"
Said lineup kicks off Friday, November 26 at 9:00/8:00c.

[11/15/21 - 07:01 AM]
Video: "School of Chocolate" Season 1 - Official Trailer - Netflix
Eight pros study the art of chocolate under the tutelage of a famed chocolatier. But only one will be best in class and win the chance of a lifetime.

[11/15/21 - 06:36 AM]
Video: "Player vs. Player with Trevor Noah" - Official Trailer - The Roku Channel
Trevor Noah goes head-to-head with various gamers and celebrities in some of today's most popular video games.

[11/15/21 - 03:09 AM]
Video: "All or Nothing: Juventus" - Official Launch Trailer - Coming November 25th
The only thing you know is how it ends. For all the rest, "All or "Nothing: Juventus," out November 25 on Prime Video.

[11/15/21 - 03:01 AM]
Video: Official Trailer - "Hometown Showdown"
Two friends. Two hometowns. But only one can win. These celebs are battling it out tourist-style as they each try to prove their own hometown deserves the "Best" award by showing off their favorite haunts, the greatest local delicacies, and the most unique things to do.

[11/12/21 - 11:25 PM]
Development Update: Friday, November 12
Updates include: Jennifer Garner set as new lead of Apple's "The Last Thing He Told Me"; Netflix's "Graymail" fills out cast; and Megan Hilty to replace Jane Krakowski in NBC's "Annie Live!"

[11/12/21 - 12:29 PM]
Lifetime Greenlights Sequel to "The Bad Seed" Executive Produced, Co-Written and Starring Mckenna Grace
Filming in Vancouver, "The Bad Seed" sequel will premiere in 2022.

[11/12/21 - 11:38 AM]
"La Brea" Renewed for Season 2 on NBC
"La Brea" is the #1 new program this fall in the 18-49 demo and the series has reached more than 47 million viewers across linear and digital platforms.

[11/12/21 - 11:35 AM]
NBC Rings in 2022 with Dynamic Talent, A Double Dose of New Comedy, Bold Dramas and Supercharged Unscripted Formats
The upcoming schedule features a pair of freshman comedies, a trio of gripping new dramas and a duet of big new unscripted series, along with the final chapter of the award-winning series "This Is Us."

[11/12/21 - 10:01 AM]
HBO Documentary "Adrienne" Debuts December 1
Directed by Andy Ostroy, the late Adrienne Shelly's husband, the film is a celebration of the life and work of the actor, filmmaker, wife and mother and a personal exploration of grief.

[11/12/21 - 09:06 AM]
Disney+ Debuts First Looks, Exclusive Footage, and New Trailers in Celebration of Disney+ Day
Additionally, Disney+ subscribers were treated to a slate of all new content from each of its marquee brands, Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and in international markets, Star.

[11/12/21 - 09:00 AM]
Amazon Original "Yearly Departed" Adds Jane Fonda, Chelsea Peretti, Meg Stalter, Dulcé Sloan, Aparna Nancherla, X Mayo, and Alessia Cara to Put 2021 to Rest
The comedy special, hosted by Yvonne Orji and featuring an all-female lineup, premieres on Prime Video on December 23.

[11/12/21 - 08:33 AM]
ABC's "Shark Tank" Grows to Season Highs in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49
ABC's "Shark Tank" ranked as Friday's No. 1 show in Adults 18-49 (0.8/7).

[11/12/21 - 08:03 AM]
Netflix and Joe Berlinger's "Crime Scene" Doc Series Renewed For Three More Seasons; Season 2 Turns To Times Square This Year
Season two, "Crime Scene: The Times Square Killer," premieres on December 29.

[11/12/21 - 08:00 AM]
"Best Christmas Ever" Returns to AMC and AMC+ with a Month-Long Celebration of the Holidays Beginning November 29
This season's slate features over 55 titles and more than 575 hours of holiday programming in the days leading up to Christmas.

[11/12/21 - 07:38 AM]
Food Network Celebrates Thanksgiving with Primetime Special "Battle for the Bird" Hosted by Anne Burrell and Carson Kressley
Anne Burrell and Carson Kressley bring their know-how and their humor as they co-host this timely seasonal competition in which they challenge two teams to see who can pull off the most amazing Thanksgiving get together in just four hours.

[11/12/21 - 06:17 AM]
HGTV to Premiere Exclusive Tarek El Moussa and Heather Rae Young Wedding Special "Tarek & Heather The Big I Do" Dec. 16 at 9:30 P.M. ET/PT
The hour-long special will find the happy couple putting the final touches on their upcoming wedding.

[11/12/21 - 06:01 AM]
Video: BET+ - "A Jenkins Family Christmas"
After the loss of a loved one, the Jenkins Family attempts to carry on with their Christmas traditions while learning to navigate a new normal.

[11/12/21 - 06:00 AM]
"And Just Like That..." Debuts December 9
The new chapter of the groundbreaking HBO series "Sex and the City" will debut with two episodes.

[11/12/21 - 02:52 AM]
Disney+ in Europe Unveils More New Content for Subscribers
As part of The Walt Disney Company's commitment to sourcing, developing and producing a slate of 60 original series by 2024, Disney+ unveils today a new local Spanish original taking the total number of titles greenlit to 21.

[11/11/21 - 11:37 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, November 11
Updates include: Paramount+ cancels "The Harper House"; Ruth Wilson to star in "Mob Queens" for HBO; and Simon Helberg to visit "Young Sheldon."

[11/11/21 - 03:45 PM]
Golden Brooks, Essence Atkins, Stephen Bishop and Demetria McKinney Star in the Trilogy of TV One's Original Film "Coins Forever" Airing This Sunday, November 14th at 7:00 PM ET
"If I had to describe this move in three words, I would say happily ever beginning," said movie star Essence Atkins.

[11/11/21 - 03:05 PM]
Nickelodeon Greenlights Third Season of Hit Live-Action Comedy Series "Tyler Perry's Young Dylan"
The season will begin production early next year at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta.

[11/11/21 - 02:21 PM]
ABC Wins Wednesday as "The 55th Annual CMA Awards" Is Night's No. 1 Show
ABC's live broadcast of "The CMA Awards" ranked as Wednesday's No. 1 program in both Total Viewers (6.8 million) and Adults 18-49 (1.1/8).

[11/11/21 - 01:35 PM]
"The Real Housewives of Orange County" Returns with a Supersized Season Premiere on Wednesday, December 1 at 9PM ET/PT on Bravo
After a five-year hiatus, Heather Dubrow makes her return to the franchise joining veteran Housewives Shannon Storms Beador, Gina Kirschenheiter and Emily Simpson.

[11/11/21 - 12:25 PM]
ESPN's NBA Viewership Up Double-Digits from 2020-21 Regular Season Average
Through 12 games, the NBA on ESPN is averaging 1,439,000 viewers, up 20 percent from the 2020-21 regular season average of 1,197,000 viewers.

[11/11/21 - 12:00 PM]
Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean, Kane Brown, New Kids on the Block and New Edition Set to Perform on the "2021 American Music Awards"
With Cardi B in her hosting debut, the "AMAs" will air live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 21, at 8:00 p.m. EST/PST on ABC and streaming next day on Hulu.

[11/11/21 - 10:02 AM]
HBO Documentary "Life of Crime: 1984-2020," A 36-Year-Long Odyssey Into Lives Plagued by Addiction and Crime, Debuts November 30
The film tells the full story of three friends from Newark, New Jersey whose lives have been defined by and torn apart by their addictions.

[11/11/21 - 10:01 AM]
TLC Renews Three Series with a Fresh Twist on Family & Relationship Programming
"sMothered," "Extreme Sisters" and "I Love a Mama's Boy" are all due back.







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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.