[03/02/09 - 10:47 AM]
Lifetime Television Announces Second Season Pick-Up of Hit Comedy Series Rita Rocks
The 20-episode order was announced today by JoAnn Alfano, Executive Vice President, Entertainment.

[11/11/08 - 01:24 PM]
USA Network Casts Tiffani Thiessen in Original Series Pilot "White Collar"
"Tiffani will be such an amazing addition to WHITE COLLAR," said USA's Jackie de Crinis. "She brings a beauty and warmth to this role that really makes the character come alive."

[11/10/08 - 11:38 AM]
Lifetime Television Announces Early Full Season Order for New Comedy Series 'Rita Rocks,' Starring Nicole Sullivan
Lifetime ordered seven additional episodes, bringing the first season order to 20.

[09/22/08 - 07:52 AM]
Lifetime Television Launches New Comedy Series, 'Rita Rocks,' with Aggressive Scheduling Strategy Featuring Five Original Episodes in One Week, October 20-24 at 8:30 P.M. (ET/PT)
Then, starting October 28, "Rita Rocks" will air regularly Tuesdays at 8:30PM (ET/PT).

[07/20/08 - 01:29 PM]
All-Star Guest Cast On-Board When Everyone's Favorite Obsessive-Compulsive Detective Monk Hits Milestone and Solves His 100th Case
Eric McCormack, John Turturro, Howie Mandel, Sarah Silverman, Andy Richter, Brooke Adams, Sharon Lawrence, Ricardo Chavira, Kathryn Joosten, Jarrad Paul, Tim Bagley, David Koechner and Angela Kinsey to all appear in the landmark episode.

[06/11/08 - 09:22 AM]
Lifetime Television Continues Expansion of Original Programming Ordering Half-Hour Sitcom 'Rita Rocks'
The series will premiere this fall as part of a one-hour comedy block with the top-rated "Reba."

[04/30/08 - 03:45 PM]
The Doctor Is In! Emmy Award-Winner Hector Elizondo to Appear in Monk
"What attracted me first and foremost was to have the opportunity to work with Tony Shalhoub, a man whose reputation as an actor and collaborator proceed him," said Elizondo.

[03/26/08 - 05:21 PM]
Monk Hits Milestone as Everyone's Favorite Obsessive-Compulsive Detective Solves 100th Case This Summer
The landmark episode will air on Friday, September 5 at 9/8c.

[03/07/08 - 06:51 PM]
Development Update: March 5-7
Updates include: E! lands series from Dina Lohan and Ashton Kutcher; Nicole Sullivan to say "Rita Rocks" for Lifetime; and the usual mix of casting news.

[02/20/08 - 10:49 AM]
USA Network Announces Seventh Season Pick-Up of the Award-Winning Original Series Monk
Season seven of the hit show will premiere the first half of the season in July and the second half in January 2009.

[01/25/08 - 04:20 PM]
NBC Announces New Premiere Date for Highly Anticipated Internet Hit 'Quarterlife' on February 26 and Regular Broadcast Day Beginning Sunday, March 2
The Peacock confirms our previous report about "quarterlife's" new time slot and the rescheduling of "Monk" and "Psych."

[12/19/07 - 02:19 PM]
Tony Shalhoub Stars in USA Network's Hit Series "Monk" Which Continues Its Sixth Season with All New Episodes on Friday, January 11 at 9/8c
Upcoming guest stars include Howie Mandel, Dan Castelleneta, Victoria Tennant, Eve Gordon, Cathy Cahlin Ryan, Jonathan Chase, Peter Stormare, Stanley Kamel and Emmy Clarke.

[12/18/07 - 09:09 AM]
NBC Offers Larger Platform for USA Network's 'Monk' and 'Psych' as Cable Hits Move to Broadcast Network on Sunday Nights in March 2008
"These two tremendously popular USA series are a great fit with NBC's current programming strategy and brand," said NBC topper Ben Silverman.

[07/27/07 - 07:06 PM]
Development Update: Week of July 23-27
Updates include: Rob Thomas and David Greenwalt exit their respective showrunning gigs, HBO gives "Big Love" a third season and Brooke Langton to take over for Melissa Sagemiller on NBC's "Life."

[01/05/07 - 11:47 AM]
Tiffani Thiessen Joins the Cast of ABC's "What About Brian"
She'll play Natasha Dylan, a former intern of Dave's who becomes his new boss at KC Gaming.

[12/18/06 - 09:45 PM]
Where There's a Will, There's a Bill! Catch the Hilarious Bill Burr in the All New Stand-Up Special "Bill Burr" Debuting Sunday, January 7 at 10:00 P.M. on Comedy Central(R)
"From the Olsen Twins' 'alien' appearances to his fear of getting married to his opinion of Manhattan's Upper West Side, Burr covers topics everyone can laugh at and relate to," says the release.

[11/30/06 - 09:18 AM]
USA Network Announces All-Star Guest Slate for Hit Series "Monk" Season Five Return in January
Steven Weber, Ricardo Chavira, Andy Richter, Sean Astin and more set to appear in the back half of the show's fifth season.

[10/10/06 - 11:14 AM]
Emmy-Award Nominated Dan Hedaya to Guest-Star in a Special Holiday Episode of the USA Network Hit Series "Monk"
The show's second annual holiday-themed episode will premiere Friday, November 17 at 10:00/9:00c.

[09/05/06 - 12:00 AM]
NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution Has Sold Emmy and Golden Globe Award Winning Series 'Monk' in More Than 80% of U.S.

[08/04/06 - 12:00 AM]
Development Update: July 31-August 4 (Weekly Round-Up)

[07/27/06 - 12:00 AM]
Buick Partners with USA Network to Integrate the Lucerne Into the Emmy-Winning Hit Series "Monk"

[07/24/06 - 12:00 AM]
NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution Has Sold Emmy and Golden Globe Award Winning Series "Monk" in Top Markets

[03/28/06 - 12:00 AM]
Bo Derek Joins Cast of MyNetworkTV's "Secret Obsessions"

[01/12/06 - 12:00 AM]
USA Network Announces Fifth & Sixth Season Pick-Up and Acquisition of Back-End Strip Rights of the Award-Winning Original Series Monk

[12/20/05 - 12:00 AM]
Jenna Elfman, Dabney Coleman, Hugh Bonneville, Josh Randall, Jillian Bach and Josh Stamberg Star in "Courting Alex," a New Comedy Series About an Attractive Single, Successful Attorney Who Has Everything Life Has to OffeR... Except a Life, Premiering JaN. 23 on the CBS Television Network

[11/23/05 - 12:00 AM]
Development Update: November 21-23

[11/22/05 - 12:00 AM]
CBS Announces Mid-Season Premiere Dates

[09/06/05 - 12:00 AM]
Kevin Plunkett and Kim Rozenfeld Join ABC Entertainment as Heads of Current Comedy and Current Drama, Respectively

[04/21/05 - 12:00 AM]
Development Update: April 21

[12/09/04 - 12:00 AM]
Desperate Housewives' Star James Denton Swaps Wisteria Lane for Houston, Texas in a Guest-Starring Role on the WB's 'Reba'

[09/15/04 - 12:00 AM]
Traylor Howard Joins the Cast of USA Network's 'Monk'

[05/17/04 - 12:00 AM]
2004 Broadcast Upfront Presentations: Nbc, Part 6

[05/17/04 - 12:00 AM]
2004 Broadcast Upfront Presentations: Nbc, Part 1

[03/22/04 - 12:00 AM]
Development Update: March 22

[03/16/04 - 12:00 AM]
Development Update: March 16

[02/24/04 - 12:00 AM]
Development Update: February 24

[01/15/04 - 12:00 AM]
20th Expects Even More TV Titles to Reach DVD in 2004

[09/25/03 - 12:00 AM]
Development Update: September 25

[06/23/03 - 12:00 AM]
Development Update: June 23

[05/13/03 - 12:00 AM]
Broadcast Upfront Presentations: The Wb, Part 1

[01/18/01 - 12:00 AM]
Five Series Set to Make an Early Exit

3/10/98 - 5/16/01
canceled/ended (2000-2001 season)
not on the schedule
4 (81 episodes)
· Giuseppe Andrews as Germ
· Jillian Bach as Irene
· Nathan Fillion as Johnny Donnelly
· Richard Ruccolo as Peter "Pete" Dunville
· Ryan Reynolds as Michael Leslie "Berg" Bergen
· Suzanne Cryer as Ashley Walker
· Traylor Howard as Sharon Carter Donnelly
· David Ogden Stiers as Mr. Bauer
· Jennifer Westfeldt as Melissa
· Julius Carry as Bill
· Danny Jacobson as WRTR (Pilot)
· James Widdoes as DIR (Pilot)
· Kenny Schwartz as WRTR (Pilot)
· Rick Wiener as WRTR (Pilot)
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
· 20th Century Fox Television
· In Front Productions