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[03/15/24 - 11:51 PM]
Development Update: Week of March 11-15
Updates include: FX's "The Bear" to film two seasons back-to-back; ABC orders Ty Burrell-led "Forgive and Forget" to pilot; and Mariel Molino to star in "NCIS: Origins" at CBS.

[03/15/24 - 03:01 PM]
When Snow Falls on a Summer Day, Take a Magical Journey with "My Oni Girl" on May 24
Produced by the cutting edge Studio Colorido and directed by Studio Ghibli alumni Tomotaka Shibayama, this youth fantasy film brings together human emotions and mythical elements in a heartwarming narrative.

[03/15/24 - 09:30 AM]
ABC's "Will Trent" Grows to New Series High in Total Viewers
The series catapulted by +219% among Adults 18-49 (1.15 rating vs. 0.36 rating) after seven days of multiplatform viewing and increased by +4.19 million Total Viewers (9.02 million vs. 4.83 million) over its initial Live+Same Day average.

[03/15/24 - 09:01 AM]
Priyanka Chopra Jonas to Narrate Disneynature's "Tiger"
Disneynature's "Tiger" will launch on Disney+ this Earth Day, April 22, 2024 - exactly 15 years after the label's first release, "Earth."

[03/15/24 - 08:01 AM]
Video: "Hope on the Street" - Official Trailer - Prime Video
The six-episode docuseries highlights j-hope's story and love for dancing as he begins a new journey in his 12th year since debut, returning to his dancer roots.

[03/15/24 - 08:00 AM]
"Love During Lockup" Returns Friday, April 19th at 9PM ET / 8PM CT on WE tv
The captivating docuseries introduces viewers to six couples navigating the challenges of romance in the prison system.

[03/15/24 - 08:00 AM]
Video: Teaser Trailer & First Look Images - Hulu Original Series "Becoming Karl Lagerfeld"
The original series will premiere with all six episodes Friday, June 7, only on Hulu in the U.S. and Disney+ internationally.

[03/15/24 - 07:31 AM]
Pete Distad Named CEO of New Sports Streaming Service
Distad, who most recently served as an executive at Apple for a decade following six years at Hulu, will assume oversight of all aspects of the joint venture, including overall strategy, distribution, marketing, sales and more.

[03/15/24 - 07:01 AM]
"Doctor Who" Debuts May 10 with Multiple Episodes
Beginning Friday, May 10, at 7:00 p.m. EDT on Disney+ in the U.S. and internationally (excluding the UK), audiences will return to "The Church on Ruby Road," which premiered last December, and journey through two all-new episodes.

[03/15/24 - 06:31 AM]
Survival Drama "On Fire" Heads to NBC Universal Streaming Service Peacock March 22
Inspired by the true and harrowing events from several catastrophic wildfires on the Pacific coast, the film premiered at the 2023 Mammoth Film Festival where it was nominated for Best Genre Film.

[03/15/24 - 01:01 AM]
Video: "As the Crow Flies" Season 3 - Date Announcement - Netflix
As a familiar face steps in front of the camera, old alliances are broken, new relationships are formed and the cards of broadcast news are reshuffled.

[03/14/24 - 09:38 PM]
Video: "A Journey" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Go skinny dipping. See penguins. Plan funeral. It's a journey with Paolo Contis, Patrick Garcia, and Kaye Abad in "A Journey," arriving April 12 only on Netflix.

[03/14/24 - 08:01 PM]
Video: "City Hunter" - Official Teaser - Netflix
An exceptional marksman and hopeless playboy, private eye Ryo Saeba reluctantly forms an alliance with his late partner's sister to investigate his death.

[03/14/24 - 03:29 PM]
Video: "The Greatest Hits" - Official Trailer - Hulu
A love story centering on the connection between music and memory and how they transport us, sometimes literally.

[03/14/24 - 02:00 PM]
Presenters and Performer Announced For "55th NAACP Image Awards"
Multi-platinum vocalist, Grammy winner and Academy Award nominee Andra Day will perform.

[03/14/24 - 12:02 PM]
"Tamron Hall" Grows Week to Week by Double Digits in Women 25-54 and 18-49
"Tamron Hall" scored its best performance since May in Women 18-49 and hit an 8-week high in Women 25-54.

[03/14/24 - 11:46 AM]
Netflix Announces New Limited Series "Black Rabbit" Starring Jason Bateman and Jude Law Who Also Executive Produce
When the owner of a New York City hotspot allows his turbulent brother back in his life, he opens the door to escalating dangers that threaten to bring down everything he's built.

[03/14/24 - 11:39 AM]
Stellar Lineup Featuring Outstanding British Talent Announced at Next on Netflix UK
Anne Mensah, Netflix VP of UK Content, said: "Thrilling dramas. Inspiring documentaries. Laugh-out-loud entertainment. The best from around the world, and the best of British."

[03/14/24 - 11:30 AM]
Season Premiere of ABC's "The Bachelor" Marks Series' Strongest Multiplatform Telecast in Nearly 3 Years
The season premiere shot up more than 5 times over its initial Live+Same Day rating among Adults 18-49, skyrocketing by +432% after 35 days of multiplatform viewing to score its biggest delayed-viewing increase ever.

[03/14/24 - 11:04 AM]
AMC Networks Acquires Award-Winning Drama Series "Snowpiercer" from Tomorrow Studios
The first three seasons of the critically acclaimed drama will stream on AMC+ later this year leading up to the series' season four premiere on AMC and AMC+ in early 2025.

[03/14/24 - 11:01 AM]
Video: Netflix's "Black Mirror" - Season 7 Announcement
Charlie Brooker's dark, satirical anthology series will return for season 7 in 2025 with six brand new episodes, including a sequel to the sci-fi adventure "USS Callister."

[03/14/24 - 10:03 AM]
AMC Networks' April Highlights Feature New Episodes of AMC's Propulsive Giancarlo Esposito-Led Series "Parish"; Sundance Now's Serial Killer Thirller "The Long Shadow"; and the Return of Acorn TV's Popular "The Brokenwood Mysteries"
These films, series and more join an extensive catalogue of compelling dramas, beloved franchises, highly anticipated films and timely collections on AMC+, Acorn TV, ALLBLK, Shudder, Sundance Now, and anime-focused HIDIVE, all month long.

[03/14/24 - 09:01 AM]
Video: "Buying Beverly Hills" Season 2 - Official Trailer - Netflix
Family drama, luxury listings, and fierce competition in the LA market set the stage for this new season.

[03/14/24 - 09:00 AM]
Prime Video Greenlights Allen Iverson Documentary
"I'm ready to tell my story my way, authentic and unapologetically. I look forward to people seeing a side of me they haven't seen before," said Iverson.

[03/14/24 - 08:59 AM]
Starz Announces Two-Part Fourth and Final Season of Hit Series "Power Book II: Ghost" Premiering June 7
Part one of "Power Book II: Ghost" debuts on Friday, June 7, and part two premieres on Friday, September 6 at midnight on the Starz app.

[03/14/24 - 08:01 AM]
"Alcaraz, the Docuseries": An Incredible Journey Through the Eyes of Carlos Alcaraz
This documentary series, created by Morena Films, will take us inside the professional career of Spanish tennis player and youngest No. 1 in the history of international tennis, Carlos Alcaraz.

[03/14/24 - 07:31 AM]
Neal Brennan Returns to Netflix with New Comedy Special, "Crazy Good"
The special was filmed at The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles, California.

[03/14/24 - 07:08 AM]
Apple TV+ Unveils First Look at "The Big Cigar," New Limited Series Starring Andre Holland as Black Panther Leader Huey P. Newton
"The Big Cigar" makes its global debut on May 17 with the first two episodes, followed by new episodes every Friday through June 14.

[03/14/24 - 07:01 AM]
"North of North" (Formerly "Untitled Arctic Comedy") Starts Production in Nunavut
A young Inuk mother wants to build a new future for herself, but it won't be easy in her small Arctic town where everyone knows your business.

[03/14/24 - 07:01 AM]
Video: "Sven" - Official Trailer
Think you know everything there is to know about Sven-Goran Eriksson? Think again.

[03/14/24 - 06:31 AM]
Video: "What Jennifer Did" - Official Teaser - Netflix
When Jennifer Pan calls 911 to report that her parents have been shot, she becomes the primary focus of a captivating criminal case.

[03/14/24 - 06:05 AM]
Video: "Girls State" - Official Trailer - Apple TV+
A political coming-of-age story and a stirring reimagination of what it means to govern, "Girls State" follows young female leaders - from wildly different backgrounds across Missouri - as they navigate an immersive experiment to build a government from the ground up.

[03/14/24 - 05:01 AM]
Video: "Bad Dinosaurs" New Series Teaser Trailer - Netflix Jr
Journey to a prehistoric land filled with fun, excitement... and the silliest bunch of dinosaurs who ever roamed the Earth.

[03/14/24 - 04:01 AM]
Video: "The Tearsmith" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Adopted together after a tough childhood in an orphanage, Nica and Rigel realize that unexpected but irresistible feelings pull them together.

[03/13/24 - 02:01 PM]
Next on Netflix Germany - Netflix Presents Upcoming Film and Series Highlights Live in Berlin
Accompanied by scenes from brand new films and series, previously unpublished behind-the-scenes material, and interviews with filmmakers and other creators, the audience in attendance was able to get a comprehensive picture of the upcoming slate.

[03/13/24 - 01:03 PM]
NBCUniversal to Offer a Block of the NBC Television Network's Live Daytime Coverage of 2024 Paris Olympics in AMC Theatres Nationwide July 27-August 11
On March 29, an NBCUniversal promotional trailer for its coverage of the 2024 Paris Olympics will begin to run in AMC theatres nationwide.

[03/13/24 - 01:03 PM]
"Comedy Central Stand-Up Featuring" Returns with 13 New Episodes
The short-form stand-up series, taped at The Lodge Room in Highland Park Los Angeles, will feature 13 hilarious new comics with short and sweet sets.

[03/13/24 - 01:00 PM]
"Saturday Night Live" Returns March 30 with Three Back-to-Back Shows
Kristen Wiig on April 6 and Ryan Gosling on April 13 will follow Ramy Youssef as host on March 30.

[03/13/24 - 12:00 PM]
Max Gets Movies: The Latest Hits and Iconic Favorites from Warner Bros. Films, TCM, A24, Studio Ghibli, and More
Today, Max announced the Academy Award winning film "The Zone of Interest" will make its streaming debut on Friday, April 5.

[03/13/24 - 11:31 AM]
Eric Bana to Executive Produce and Star in Netflix Limited Series "Untamed"
A character-driven mystery-thriller that follows Eric Inman (played by Bana), a special agent for the National Parks Service who works to enforce human law in nature's vast wilderness.

[03/13/24 - 11:00 AM]
HBO Renews "Real Time with Bill Maher" Through 2026
Said Maher: "Two more years in the dream job of a lifetime, on the network so many dream of being on - I think that's what we call a no-brainer."

[03/13/24 - 10:42 AM]
Hilarie Burton Morgan Returns with an All-New Season of "True Crime Story: It Couldn't Happen Here" Thursday, April 18 on SundanceTV, AMC+ and Sundance Now
The series puts a spotlight on cases from small towns across America, exploring how the crime affects the community as well as how the unique dynamics of the small town affect the investigation.

[03/13/24 - 10:16 AM]
Prime Video Announces New Home Renovation Series "Going Home with Tyler Cameron"
From ITV America's High Noon Entertainment, all eight episodes of the hybrid reality/docuseries will premiere on April 18 exclusively on Prime Video in more than 240 countries and territories worldwide.

[03/13/24 - 10:01 AM]
Video: "Fright Krewe" - Season 2 Trailer
All new episodes are coming to Peacock on March 29.

[03/13/24 - 10:01 AM]
Video: "Unlocked: A Jail Experiment" - Official Trailer - Netflix
At an Arkansas detention facility, a sheriff implements a radical social experiment to grant men who are incarcerated more agency.

[03/13/24 - 09:32 AM]
Zak Bagans and the "Ghost Adventures" Team Respond to Homeowners' Paranormal Emergencies in an All-New Season of "Ghost Adventures: House Calls"
For the distraught homeowners this season, Bagans and the team are their last hope in putting a halt to the overwhelming ghostly activity upending their lives.

[03/13/24 - 09:31 AM]
Highly Anticipated Children's Show "Hop" from Beloved Creator Marc Brown Set to Premiere April 4 on Max
Created by the mind behind the beloved "Arthur" series, "Hop" follows an eclectic group of besties whose comedic adventures teach preschoolers to embrace their own, and others', uniqueness.

[03/13/24 - 09:00 AM]
HBO Original Comedy Special "Alex Edelman: Just for Us" Debuts April 6
Tony Award-winning director Alex Timbers directed the special, which taped in front of a live audience on August 15 and August 16 at the Hudson Theatre in New York.

[03/13/24 - 09:00 AM]
"Outer Range" Returns with Propulsive Season Two Premiering May 16 on Prime Video
Prime Video also proudly confirmed that star and executive producer Josh Brolin will make his directorial debut with Season Two's penultimate episode.

[03/13/24 - 08:59 AM]
Starz Announces Power Universe Prequel Series "Origins" in Development About the Origin Story of "Power" Fan Favorite Characters Ghost and Tommy
"As we approach the 10-year anniversary of Power it is incredible to witness the enormous connection our fans have with the 'Power' universe," said Kathryn Busby, President of Programming for Starz.

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[05/17/24 - 10:31 AM]
FOX Entertainment Global Acquires International Distribution Rights to All-New Docu-Soap "Billion Dollar Playground"
FEG will distribute eight one-hour episodes of the program to networks and platforms outside of Australia.

[05/17/24 - 10:05 AM]
Bazinga! Televisions #1 Comedy for Five Consecutive Years "Young Sheldon" Series Finale Is Most Watched Episode in Four Seasons
The series finale (8:30pm) was the #1 show of the night with 8.95 million viewers.

[05/17/24 - 10:01 AM]
Emmy-Nominated Series "Off Script with The Hollywood Reporter" Reveals Full All-Star Lineup
Hosted Yvonne Orji, the five episodes feature themed episodes for Comedy Actress, Drama Actor and Comedy Actor, for which guests were previously announced, as well as newly announced panels for Drama Actress and Stand-Up.

[05/17/24 - 09:13 AM]
Husband and Wife Team Jason Biggs and Jenny Mollen to Host "Dinner and a Movie," Returning with New Episodes Every Saturday Beginning June 1 on TBS
Featuring new episodes every Saturday, the longtime off-screen couple will co-host "Dinner and a Movie" beginning June 1 at 8pm ET/PT with the DC blockbuster "Aquaman" starring Jason Momoa.

[05/17/24 - 08:01 AM]
First Look & Date Announcement: Onyx Collective's "Reasonable Doubt"
Jax Stewart makes her highly anticipated return on August 22 with two episodes.

[05/17/24 - 03:18 AM]
"Maxton Hall - The World Between Us" Is Being Renewed for a Second Season on Prime Video Following Global Success
The second season of the series has been confirmed, with Damian Hardung and Harriet Herbig-Matten returning in the lead roles as James and Ruby.

[05/16/24 - 02:39 PM]
ESPN "Sunday Night Baseball Presented by Capital One" Schedule Update: First Place Philadelphia Phillies to Host St. Louis Cardinals on June 2
On June 2, the first place Philadelphia Phillies and Bryce Harper will host the St. Louis Cardinals and Nolan Arenado at 7 p.m. ET.

[05/16/24 - 12:48 PM]
Lifetime's "Theresa Caputo: Raising Spirits" All-New Specials Beginning in June
Starting June 3, Lifetime will premiere the first of four "Theresa Caputo: Raising Spirits" specials from Magilla Entertainment.

[05/16/24 - 12:35 PM]
Bang! ESPN Platforms to Exclusively Televise 2024 NBA Eastern Conference Finals Presented by AT&T: Boston Celtics vs. New York Knicks/Indiana Pacers Winner
A pair of Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame broadcasters - play-by-play voice Mike Breen and analyst Doris Burke - team up with analyst JJ Redick and reporter Lisa Salters to call the series.

[05/16/24 - 12:33 PM]
FX, Hulu and the James Clavell Estate Are Working to Create More Seasons of the Critically Acclaimed Global Hit "Shogun"
The show's key creative partners including Co-Creators, Executive Producers and Writers Justin Marks and Rachel Kondo, Executive Producer Michaela Clavell, and series star and producer Hiroyuki Sanada are on board for the development.

[05/16/24 - 11:01 AM]
"The Mole" Season 2 - New Host & Release Date Announcement
Ari Shapiro will host the new three-week event beginning June 28.

[05/16/24 - 10:04 AM]
Video: Paramount+ Reveals Full Trailer and Official Key Art for Upcoming Season of "Criminal Minds: Evolution"!
Produced by ABC Signature and CBS Studios, the 10-episode new season will premiere on Thursday, June 6, exclusively on Paramount+.

[05/16/24 - 10:01 AM]
Nickelodeon Studios Greenlights All-New Thundermans Spinoff Series, Following the Success of Feature-Length Movie "The Thundermans Return"
The spinoff series will follow Phoebe and Max, who are sent undercover to handle a new threat in the seaside town of Secret Shores and bring Chloe along to develop her superhero talent.

[05/16/24 - 10:01 AM]
AMC Networks' June Highlights Include "Orphan Black: Echoes," "Domino Day," "My Life is Murder" and "Snowpiercer" Binge
AMC+ continues film premieres every week including sharks on a plane thriller "No Way Up," starring Colm Meaney, Shudder's Korean supernatural horror film "Exhuma" and period psychological thriller "The Devil's Bath."

[05/16/24 - 09:15 AM]
ABC News Announces Documentary "PRINT IT BLACK" on Local Newspaper's Response to Robb Elementary Shooting to Premiere Friday, May 24, on ABC News Live and Hulu
The premiere follows the film's world premiere at the Dallas International Film Festival, where it won the Grand Jury Prize for Best Documentary Feature.