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    [monday, october 26, 2020]    
12:00 AM ADULT SWIM eric andre show, the: a king is born (#501)
[5th season premiere]
12:15 AM ADULT SWIM eric andre show, the: hannibal quits (#502)
12:30 AM ADULT SWIM dream corp llc: comin' in hot (#301)
[3rd season premiere]
2:30 AM BYUtv relative race: after the finish line: henline and anderson (#104)
3:01 AM QUIBI 60 in 6: tba (#123)
  QUIBI big rad wolf: tba (#108)
  QUIBI last looks: tba (#113)
  QUIBI murder unboxed: tba (#106)
  ACORN TV mystery road: episode 4 (#204)
  NETFLIX record of youth (south korea): episode 15 (#115)
  SPECTRUM temple: complete first season (#101-108)
[series premiere]
7:00 AM OVATION grand designs: lewes (1606BA)
[16th season finale]
8:15 AM DISNEY disney channel special: chuggington tales from the rails - action chugger's day off / tai tracks
4:30 PM DISNEY hotel transylvania: nursery rhymes; i did it all for the cookie
7:00 PM DISNEY XD ducktales: escape from the impossibin!
  CARTOON total dramarama: ghoul spirit (#V225)
7:15 PM CARTOON total dramarama: duncan carving (#V226)
7:30 PM DISNEY XD big hero 6 the series: cobra and mongoose/better off fred
  CARTOON victor and valentino: lonely haunts club 3: la llorona
8:00 PM TLC 90 day fiancé: hea strikes back!: hea strikes back!: she's a wolf (#104)
  SMITH america's hidden stories: hitler's us election plot (#201)
[2nd season premiere]
  CBS big brother: episode 2236 (#2236)
  ABC dancing with the stars00: villains night (#2907)
  DISNEY XD player select: koala inception
  DISCOVERY street outlaws: fastest in america - episode 2
  NBC voice, the: the blind auditions, part 3 (#1903)
  The CW whose line is it anyway?: jeff davis 12 (#810)
  USA wwe raw: 102620 (#1431)
8:15 PM ESPN monday night football: chicago bears at los angeles rams (#5108)
9:00 PM BRAVO below deck mediterranean: reunion part 2 (#522)
[one-hour special presentation]
  E! botched: botched: salute to service
  CBS cbs special: essential heroes: a momento latino event
[one-hour special presentation]
  TLC family chantel, the: ugly sweaters and painted beards (#203)
  TV ONE fatal attraction: murder in midtown (bria isaac) (#1013)
  FOX filthy rich: proverbs 20:6 (FIL-105)
  FOOD halloween baking championship: the doctor will see you now (#607)
[6th season finale]
  HGTV love it or list it: work-life unbalance (#1604)
  HISTORY pawn star$: pawn of the dead (#1804-60)
  The CW penn & teller: fool us: jaws of death (#713)
  BYUtv studio c: episode 4 (#1204)
  TRAVEL travel special: this is halloween (#101)
[two-hour special presentation]
  ID twisted sisters: a song for sarra (#301)
[3rd season premiere]
9:30 PM PBS pbs special: generation nation: a pbs american portrait story (#GENN)
10:00 PM FOOD big bake, the: tba
  COOKING bizarre foods: delicious destinations: aruba (#819)
  BRAVO bravo's chat room: episode 10 (#110)
  E! dr. 90210: a model patient (#705)
  ABC emergency call: headset heroes (#105)
  TLC family chantel pillow talk, the: pillow talk: ugly sweaters and painted beards (#103)
  VICE fringe nation: the legacy of the kkk (#104)
  PBS independent lens: represent (#2203-90)
  ID killer carnies: dungeon of doom (#102)
  AMC soulmates: layover (#104)
  HBO we are who we are: right here right now vii (#07/107)
10:01 PM NBC weakest link: who thinks tiktok is a breath mint? (#106)
10:30 PM BRAVO watch what happens live with andy cohen: below deck mediterranean reunion part 2 (#17173)
11:00 PM TBS conan: tba
  COMEDY daily show with trevor noah, the: tba
  FUSE like, share, dimelo: rise of the hot girl (#106)
  E! nightly pop: 102620
  MTV ridiculousness: america's sweetheart
  DISCOVERY street outlaws: fastest in america - rush hour
  VICE vice news tonight: monday, october 26, 2020 (#517)
11:15 PM HBO axios: episode 30 (#30/317)

[status] [# of series]
· canceled/ended (2019-2020 season) 272 series
· on hiatus or fate to be determined 2025 series
· currently airing (fall 2020) 361 series
· new this fall (yet to premiere) 87 series
· returning this fall (yet to premiere) 91 series
· new this winter (yet to premiere) 34 series
· returning this winter (yet to premiere) 38 series
· new this spring (yet to premiere) 4 series
· returning this spring (yet to premiere) 2 series
· new in 2020/2021 (date TBA) 180 series
· returning in 2020/2021 (date TBA) 381 series
· canceled/ended (2018-2019 season) 554 series

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Friday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Rides World Series to Victory
Game 3 takes home top honors in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[10/24/20 - 08:32 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Rides World Series to Victory
Game 3 takes home top honors in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[10/23/20 - 12:14 PM]
YouTube Originals Continues the Story with "Justin Bieber: Next Chapter" Premiering October 30
The 30-minute special premieres Friday, October 30th at 12pm ET / 9am PT on Justin Bieber's Official YouTube Channel.

[10/23/20 - 11:29 AM]
HBO Sports to Present Michael Strahan-Executive Produced Documentary Series "The Cost of Winning"
The first two episodes debut Tuesday, November 10 beginning at 9:00/8:00c, with episodes three and four airing the following evening at the same time.

[10/23/20 - 11:06 AM]
The Dakota Boys Battle It Out Against Mother Nature in Brand-New Season of "Gold Rush: White Water" Premiering November 13 on Discovery Channel
Plus: viewers can get the inside scoop from all the miners and dig deep into the best behind-the-scenes moments during the popular "Gold Rush" after show, "The Dirt" premiering at 10:00/9:00c.

[10/23/20 - 10:11 AM]
Video: Shudder Releases Trailer, Key Art and Images for "A Creepshow Animated Special" Premiering Thursday, October 29
The special features two stories directed by Creepshow showrunner Greg Nicotero, with animation by Octopie animation studio.

[10/23/20 - 10:00 AM]
Nickelodeon's "The Substitute" Returns With All-New Surprises for Season Two of the Hit Prank Series, Premiering Halloween, Oct. 31, at 9 P.M. (ET/PT)
Joining the series as host is Mexican social media sensation Juanpa Zurita, who will help undercover celebrities pull off a day of ridiculous mayhem as the substitutes for unsuspecting kids.

[10/23/20 - 09:32 AM]
Today YouTube Originals Premieres New Election Special for Families, "Kid Correspondent"
Part 1 and 2 are free-to-stream today and part 3 and 4 will premiere on Monday, October 26 at 9:00AM PT / 12:00PM ET on the SoulPancake channel.

[10/23/20 - 09:17 AM]
Oxygen Presents the Tragic Case of Emilie Morris in the Two-Hour Special "The Case Died with Her" Premiering Sunday, December 6 at 7PM ET/PT
In this harrowing special, legal commentator and former prosecutor Loni Coombs dives into the shocking case of Emilie Morris.

[10/23/20 - 09:07 AM]
Video: Showtime(R) Releases First Look at Tekashi 6ix9ine Docu-Series "Supervillain"
The three-part docu-series is set to premiere early 2021.

[10/23/20 - 08:42 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: NFL Puts FOX on Top in Demos
Presidential debate coverage on ABC and NBC however leads the night in total viewers.

[10/23/20 - 08:33 AM]
Free Streaming Network Crackle Announces New Originals and Exclusives, Movies, and Series for November
Newcomers include documentary series "Heroes of Lucha Libre" and "Breaking Beauty" plus the feature "Blood and Money."

[10/23/20 - 08:01 AM]
Video: "Dash & Lily" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Opposites attract at Christmas as cynical Dash and sunny Lily trade messages and dares in a red notebook they pass back and forth around New York City.

[10/23/20 - 07:21 AM]
HGTV Series "Help! I Wrecked My House" Delivers Double-Digit Ratings Gains in Debut Season
HGTV further spins the numbers for the season to date.

[10/23/20 - 06:01 AM]
Hallmark Channel Partners with Grammy(R)-Award Winning Global Icon, Gwen Stefani and Grammy(R)-Award Winning Recording Artist Ryan Tedder, on All-New Original Song, "Here This Christmas"
The single, written and produced by Tedder and Grammy nominated songwriter, producer and musician, Brent Kutzle, and recorded by Stefani, will be released today.

[10/22/20 - 11:39 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, October 22
Updates include: Apple reveals cast of "Pachinko" adaptation; Rosario Dawson signs onto Hulu's "Dopesick"; and Tim Burton to shepherd proposed "The Addams Family" TV series.