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[08/26/22 - 11:39 PM]
Development Update: Friday, August 26
Updates include: Netflix cancels "Resident Evil" after one season; MTV pulls the plug on "Floribama Shore"; and NBC mulls returning the 10:00/9:00c hour to local TV stations to program.

[08/26/22 - 01:20 PM]
ABC News Live To Commemorate the One-Year Anniversary of the U.S. Troop Withdrawal from Afghanistan with Two Specials
"Leaving Afghanistan: One Year Later" premieres Monday, August 29 followed by "The Women Left Behind" on Tuesday, August 30.

[08/26/22 - 01:00 PM]
Sink Your Teeth Into Syfy's New Series "Reginald the Vampire"
The series premieres October 5 at 10:00/9:00c on Syfy.

[08/26/22 - 10:06 AM]
"Blockbuster" - Date Announcement & First Look Images
Timmy Yoon (Randall Park) is an analog dreamer living in a 5G world. And after learning he is operating the last Blockbuster Video in America, Timmy and his staff employees (including his long-time crush, Eliza (Melissa Fumero) fight to stay relevant.

[08/26/22 - 10:01 AM]
Bachelor Nation Favorites Flock to the Beach as Biggest Group Ever Looking for Another Chance at Love for the Fall Debut of "Bachelor in Paradise"
With Jesse Palmer as host and Wells Adams returning to the bar, the latest group of hopeful hotties and a few sexy surprises are ready to make waves and catch feelings this fall when the eighth season of the hit series returns, Tuesday, September 27 on ABC.

[08/26/22 - 09:02 AM]
ABC Offers Captivating Sneak Peek at Fall Primetime Lineup with "ABC Fall Preview Special," Wednesday, Sept. 14
The special is hosted by the cast of "Home Economics" (Topher Grace, Caitlin McGee, Jimmy Tatro, Karla Souza and Sasheer Zamata) ahead of their season three return.

[08/26/22 - 09:00 AM]
Star-Studded List of Presenters and Extended Play Stage Presented by Doritos Announced for the 2022 "VMAs" Airing August 28 at 8PM ET/PT
The star-studded list of 2022 "VMAs" Presenters includes Ashley Graham, Avril Lavigne, Bebe Rexha, Becky G, Billy Eichner, Cheech & Chong (Cheech Marin + Tommy Chong), Chlöe Bailey, Dixie D'Amelio, DJ Khaled, Dove Cameron, Joel Madden, Latto, Lili Reinhart and Offset.

[08/26/22 - 09:00 AM]
BET+ and Tyler Perry Studios Announce Second Wave of Cast in New "Sistas" Spin-Off "Tyler Perry's Zatima" and Premiere Date
Executive produced, directed, and written by Tyler Perry, the 10 episodes original series "Zatima" will premiere Thursday, September 29 exclusively on BET+.

[08/26/22 - 08:57 AM]
Peacock Launches First-Ever Virtual "DocFest" with Original Documentaries to Premiere Weekly
Between September 14 and October 19, one new title will drop every Wednesday in a dedicated collection on the Peacock platform with formats ranging from feature-length films to multi-part series.

[08/26/22 - 07:01 AM]
Apple TV+ Announces Critically-Acclaimed Bilingual Comedy Series "Acapulco" to Return for Second Season on Friday, October 21
The two-episode season premiere will be followed by a new episode every Friday.

[08/26/22 - 07:00 AM]
HBO Renews "House of the Dragon" for a Second Season
The first episode has now been seen by over 20 million viewers across linear, On Demand and HBO Max platforms in the U.S., based on a combination of Nielsen data and first party data.

[08/26/22 - 06:01 AM]
ID and Discovery+ Expand True-Crime Partnership with Academy Award Winner Octavia Spencer in New, Six-Part Series, "Feds" (wt)
The series features exclusive access to active-duty FBI agents and will detail high-profile, dangerous and unusual cases as told by agents, informants, undercover operatives and victims.

[08/26/22 - 06:00 AM]
Disney+ Unveils Five New UK Original Unscripted Titles
From global Hollywood icons to British reality royalty, the slate includes a diverse range of documentaries, working with award-winning creative talent and household names to bring local relevance to Disney+, alongside its iconic entertainment brands that subscribers already know and love.

[08/26/22 - 04:14 AM]
Disney+ Announce Casting for UK Original Adventure Series "The Ballad of Renegade Nell"
Louisa Harland plays the title role of Nell, a quick-witted and courageous young woman who finds herself framed for murder and unexpectedly becomes the most notorious highwaywoman in 18th Century England.

[08/26/22 - 03:01 AM]
Video: "Everything Calls for Salvation" - Date Announcement - Netflix
The series, loosely based on the acclaimed novel of the same name by Daniele Mencarelli, and directed and written by Francesco Bruni arrives on October 14.

[08/25/22 - 11:27 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, August 25
Updates include: Jeffrey Dean Morgan to visit Amazon's "The Boys"; Nickelodeon renews "Danger Force" for third season; and Amanda Fix, Avan Jogia board AMC's "Orphan Black: Echoes."

[08/25/22 - 01:50 PM]
Video: "Chef's Table: Pizza" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Dig into the best pizzas from around the world, prepared by renowned chefs who bake passion, creativity and hard work into every slice.

[08/25/22 - 01:33 PM]
discovery+ Announces September Programming Slate
"90 Day: The Single Life," "House of Hammer," "Kiddie Kai," "Batali: The Fall of a Superstar Chef," "Point of View: A Designer Profile: Joanna Gaines" and "Jack Osbourne's Night of Terror: UFOs" are among the featured highlights.

[08/25/22 - 01:07 PM]
What's New on HBO Max This September
Highlights include the additions of "The Vampire Diaries" (September 4), "Living Single" (September 22) and "Gotham" (September 30).

[08/25/22 - 12:01 PM]
Original British Romantic Comedy Movie "How to Date Billy Walsh" to Premiere Globally on Prime Video
Filming has already begun, and the movie will premiere exclusively on Prime Video in over 240 countries and territories worldwide.

[08/25/22 - 11:30 AM]
Unsuspecting Home Cooks Go Head-to-Head Against World-Class Chefs in New Ten-Episode Series "Outchef'd" Premiering September 27th on Food Network and discovery+
In the new series hosted by Eddie Jackson, confident home cooks think they are arriving for an audition - but get the surprise of their lives when they find out they are actually heading into a head-to-head competition against a world-class chef.

[08/25/22 - 11:09 AM]
Francis Lawrence to Direct "BioShock" Film Adaptation; Michael Green to Write
Producers include Roy Lee for Vertigo Entertainment; and Francis Lawrence for about:blank; 2K, a subsidiary of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.

[08/25/22 - 11:05 AM]
Academy Award-Winner Joe Pesci to Star in Peacock's New Pete Davidson Comedy Series "Bupkis"
Pesci will star alongside previously announced Emmy Award-winner Edie Falco, who will play Davidson's mom.

[08/25/22 - 11:01 AM]
Jennifer Aniston, Jimmy Kimmel, Amy Poehler and Octavia Spencer Celebrate the Legendary Emmy Award-Winning Producer in ABC's "Norman Lear: 100 Years of Music and Laughter"
Additional talent and performances will be announced at a later date.

[08/25/22 - 10:14 AM]
Amazon Freevee Secures First Original Holiday Film, "Hotel for the Holidays," Starring Madelaine Petsch and Mena Massoud
Madelaine Petsch and Mena Massoud star in the project, which revolves around an ensemble of staff and guests at the charming Hotel Fontaine in New York City during Christmastime.

[08/25/22 - 10:01 AM]
ID Greenlights a New Season of "On the Case with Paula Zahn" as Show Celebrates Its 25th Season
Season 25 premieres on Sunday, September 4 at 10:00/9:00c on ID, with its 350th episode, "From Zero to Murder."

[08/25/22 - 10:00 AM]
Video: Trailer and Key Art Debut - Hulu Original "Best in Dough"
The series premieres on Monday, September 19 with the first three episodes.

[08/25/22 - 10:00 AM]
Apple TV+ Sets Premiere Date for Season Two of Emmy-Nominated Series "The Problem with Jon Stewart," Premiering Globally on October 7 with New Episodes Available Weekly
The second season will premiere globally with six all-new weekly episodes starting on Friday, October 7.

[08/25/22 - 09:46 AM]
Video: "The Dreamlife of Georgie Stone" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Sharing her journey from child to teen activist, Georgie Stone looks back at her life and historic fight for transgender rights in this documentary.

[08/25/22 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "The Grand Tour Presents: A Scandi Flick" - Official Trailer
It's finally time to join The Grand Tour trio as they "drive across Europe's last great wilderness".

[08/25/22 - 09:00 AM]
2022 "VMAs" Land Out of This World Premiere Performance with Rap Royalty Eminem and Snoop Dogg
Eminem and Snoop Dogg are up for "Best Hip Hop" with "From The D 2 The LBC," the first collaboration between the hip hop megastars in over 20 years.

[08/25/22 - 08:01 AM]
Video: "White Noise" - Official Teaser - Netflix
Based on the book by Don DeLillo, a film by Noah Baumbach, starring Adam Driver and Greta Gerwig, "White Noise" coming soon to select theaters and Netflix.

[08/25/22 - 08:01 AM]
Video: BET+ Original - "The Missing"
It's every mother's worst nightmare. Don't stop searching. Don't stop chasing. Don't stop fighting.

[08/25/22 - 08:01 AM]
Video: "My Best Friend's Exorcism" - Official Trailer - Prime Video
"My Best Friend's Exorcism" arrives on Prime Video September 30.

[08/25/22 - 07:38 AM]
Paramount Media Networks & MTV Entertainment Studios Renews Overall Deal with Angela Bassett and Courtney B. Vance's Bassett Vance Productions
"Heist 88," Bassett Vance Productions' first feature film from the overall deal, is in production now.

[08/25/22 - 07:31 AM]
Video: Check Out the Trailer for "Only for Love," Netflix's New Series Packed with Music and Romance
Coming out on September 21, the production, set in Goiás, is filled with original songs, as well as classics already known and loved by listeners.

[08/25/22 - 07:01 AM]
Video: "Dated & Related" Season 1 - Official Trailer - Netflix
Single siblings help each other search for their soulmates, hoping to find love (and maybe win $100,000) while living at a luxurious villa.

[08/25/22 - 06:32 AM]
Netflix Renews Hit Superhero Drama "The Umbrella Academy" for a Fourth and Final Season
As part of the agreement, Steve Blackman will write and produce new series and other projects at Netflix under his newly established Irish Cowboy production banner, and is currently developing "Horizon Zero Dawn" and "Orbital."

[08/25/22 - 05:03 AM]
Emmy Winner Ewan McGregor to Star in Upcoming Showtime Drama "A Gentleman in Moscow"
McGregor will lead the cast as Count Alexander Rostov who, in the aftermath of the Russian Revolution, finds that his gilded past places him on the wrong side of history.

[08/25/22 - 01:47 AM]
Disney+ Reveals New Original Series "Rivals", An Outrageously Bold Eight-Part Saga Full of Power, Betrayal and Romance, Based on Jilly Cooper's Iconic Novel
"Rivals" dives headfirst into the cutthroat world of independent television in 1986, where the shoulder pads are big and ambitions even bigger.

[08/25/22 - 01:32 AM]
Charles Babalola to Headline Showtime Drama Series "King Shaka"
Aïssa Maïga, Thando Dlomo, Thapelo Mokoena and Warren Masemola also star in the project, due in 2013.

[08/24/22 - 11:38 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, August 24
Updates include: Kelli Giddish announces exit from NBC's "Law & Order: SVU"; Christian Slater cast in "The Spiderwick Chronicles" at Disney+; and HBO's "Succession" confirms returning players.

[08/24/22 - 05:01 PM]
Video: "Narco-Saints" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Starring Ha Jung-woo, Hwang Jung-min, Park Hae-soo, Jo Woo-jin and Yoo Yeon-seok, "Narco-Saints" premieres September 9.

[08/24/22 - 02:16 PM]
Video: "Rogue Heroes" (EPIX 2022 Series) - Official Tease
"Rogue Heroes" 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.

[08/24/22 - 01:20 PM]
Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Dubai" Two-Part Reunion Begins Wednesday, August 31 at 9:00PM ET/PT
Host Andy Cohen sits down with Nina Ali, Sara Al Madani, Chanel Ayan, Caroline Brooks, Lesa Milan and Caroline Stanbury to discuss the season.

[08/24/22 - 01:05 PM]
Cleopatra Coleman to Star as V. Stiviano in FX's "The Sterling Affairs" Joining Previously Announced Laurence Fishburne, Ed O'Neill and Jacki Weaver
Kelly AuCoin will play former Los Angeles Clippers President Andy Roeser, and Austin Scott, J. Alphonse Nicholson, Sheldon "Shel" Bailey, Sarunas J. Jackson and Charlie McElveen will round out the cast as the NBA players caught up in the shocking events.

[08/24/22 - 01:01 PM]
2022 "VMAs" Tap Bad Bunny For Performance Live from Yankee Stadium World Tour Stop
This marks the Puerto Rican phenom's first "VMAs" appearance since 2019, where he made a memorable debut performance of "Que Pretendes" with J Balvin.

[08/24/22 - 12:01 PM]
Video: Wednesday Addams - Inside the Character - Netflix
Get an inside look at iconic character Wednesday Addams from Netflix's upcoming new show premiering this fall, "Wednesday."

[08/24/22 - 12:00 PM]
Simu Liu, Sterling K. Brown and Abraham Popoola Join Sci-Fi Thriller "Atlas"
An intelligence analyst gets stranded on a distant planet and must learn to fight inside a military-grade mech suit in order to survive.

[08/24/22 - 11:02 AM]
Showtime Sports Documentary Films Announces "Stand," An Examination of the Extraordinary Journey of Pioneer Activist and Basketball Prodigy Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf
The feature-length documentary includes the voices of some of the biggest names in sports and entertainment and details Abdul-Rauf's unprecedented journey from schoolboy prodigy to NBA All-Rookie team to national pariah.







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[07/24/24 - 01:42 PM]
Amazon Prime Video and the WNBA Announce New 11-Year Media Rights Agreement
The agreement also gives Prime Video exclusive WNBA postseason games for the first time, including one first-round series each year, plus seven Semifinal series and three WNBA Finals over the course of the 11-year deal.

[07/24/24 - 01:40 PM]
The NBA and WNBA Return to NBCUniversal with 11-Year Agreement for Regular Season and Playoff Basketball on NBC, Peacock, USA Network, Sky Sports, and Telemundo
Each Tuesday, NBC Sports will present a unique NBA regular-season doubleheader - with start times at 8 p.m. ET and 8 p.m. PT.

[07/24/24 - 01:38 PM]
Amazon Prime Video and the NBA Announce Landmark 11-Year Global Media Rights Agreement Beginning in 2025
In a landmark deal, Prime Video will present exclusive global coverage of 66 regular-season NBA games, including an opening week doubleheader, a new Black Friday NBA game, and all games from the Knockout Rounds of the Emirates NBA Cup, including the in-season tournament's Semifinals and Finals.

[07/24/24 - 01:37 PM]
The Walt Disney Company and ESPN Reach Landmark 11-Year Media Rights Extension with the National Basketball Association and the Women's National Basketball Association
As part of the agreement, ESPN continues its longstanding position as the primary media rights partner of the NBA and the WNBA, as well as the exclusive home of the NBA's crown jewel event, the NBA Finals.

[07/24/24 - 11:02 AM]
What's New on Max This August
Stream the debuts of season three of "Industry"; "City of God: The Fight Rages On"; "Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Chicago Bears"; and documentaries "Elizabeth Taylor: The Lost Tapes" and "Chimp Crazy."

[07/24/24 - 10:16 AM]
Hulu's "Dress My Tour" to Make Linear Premiere on ABC This Monday, July 29
11 aspiring fashion designers bring their own personal flair to the work room as they compete for the chance to snag one of 10 designer spots for the first celebrity artists.

[07/24/24 - 10:15 AM]
ABC News Studios Partners with Ridley Scott's Scott Free Productions for New True-Crime Docuseries "At Witt's End - The Hunt for a Killer," Streaming Aug. 6 Only on Hulu
The four-part docuseries chronicles the disappearance of Melissa Witt.

[07/24/24 - 10:00 AM]
"The Boy and the Heron" Begins Streaming on Max September 6
This hand-drawn, original story is Hayao Miyazaki's first feature film in 10 years that is both written and directed by the Academy Award-winning director.

[07/24/24 - 09:05 AM]
ESPN Films' "Rhythm Masters: A Mickey Hart Experience" to Premiere August 14 at 9pm ET on ESPN and ESPN+
Grammy award-winning artist and Kennedy Center honoree Mickey Hart, drummer of the Grateful Dead and Dead & Company, takes the viewer on a sonic journey as he creates an original score inspired by conversations with legendary and iconic voices from the world of sports.

[07/24/24 - 09:01 AM]
Find the Real-Life Mark Hoagies from "Universal Basic Guys" at San Diego Comic-Con for a Chance to Get Frickin' Paid
Mark Hoagies (along with a giant hotdog) will be wandering the streets of the historic Gaslamp district, and outside the San Diego Convention Center, throughout the duration of San Diego Comic-Con (July 26 through July 28) giving away some of their universal basic income to lucky fans.

[07/24/24 - 09:00 AM]
Two-Part Documentary on Comedic Legend Mel Brooks in Production from HBO Documentary Films and Apatow Productions
An expansive yet intimate look at one of comedy's most hilarious and influential minds, whose work has had audiences around the world laughing for more than 70 years.

[07/24/24 - 08:40 AM]
Video: Peacock Releases August 8 Premiere Date, Trailer & First Look Images from Executive Producer and Star Stephen Curry's "Mr. Throwback"
The series follows a down-on-his-luck memorabilia dealer who looks for redemption by reuniting with his sixth-grade teammate, NBA legend Stephen Curry.

[07/24/24 - 08:40 AM]
Video: ESPN Films' Upcoming 30 for 30 "Dude Perfect: A Very Long Shot" Debuts New Trailer; Film to Air August 3 at 9:30pm ET on ESPN and ESPN+
The film traces the meteoric rise of a group of friends from College Station, Texas, whose backyard antics evolved into a global sports-comedy phenomenon.

[07/24/24 - 08:01 AM]
Video: Trailer for "KENGAN ASHURA" Season 2 Part 2 Previews Epic Series Finale Ahead of August 15 Premiere
The second round of the Kengan Life-or-Death Tournament continues - without Ohma. As the mighty gladiators clash, a shadowy figure plots a violent coup.

[07/24/24 - 08:00 AM]
Video: HBO Releases Official Trailer and Key Art for Season Three of the Original Drama Series "Industry," Debuting August 11
The series gives an insider's view of the blackbox of high finance following a group of young bankers as they forge their identities within the pressure cooker environment and sex and drug fueled blitz of international bank Pierpoint & Co's London office.