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[11/02/18 - 11:46 PM]
Development Update: Friday, November 2
Updates include: HBO issues "Divorce" a third season renewal; Freeform axes "Alone Together" after two seasons; and Lamorne Morris to star in Hulu comedy pilot "Woke."

[11/02/18 - 02:20 PM]
Hulu Orders New Comedy Series "Dollface" from ABC Signature Studios
The comedy follows a young woman (Kat Dennings) who - after being dumped by her longtime boyfriend - must deal with her own imagination in order to literally and metaphorically re-enter the world of women, and rekindle the female friendships she left behind.

[11/02/18 - 11:53 AM]
NBC Expands Election Coverage on Tuesday; Bumps "The Voice" Recap to Thursday
"Will & Grace" and "I Feel Bad" will be preempted on Thursday, November 8.

[11/02/18 - 11:52 AM]
"Becoming Michelle: A First Lady's Journey with Robin Roberts - A Special Edition of 20/20" Airs Sunday, Nov. 11, on ABC
Obama will also speak to Roberts, live from Chicago, on "GMA" on Nov. 13, the day "Becoming" will be released.

[11/02/18 - 11:02 AM]
Video: Showtime(R) Offers Documentary Short Film "The Family Business: Trump and Taxes" for Free Online
The film follows a team of New York Times investigative reporters through their diligent and intense efforts in uncovering the information that led to this exclusive report.

[11/02/18 - 10:14 AM]
Josh Duhamel, Mandy Moore, Matthew Morrison and Regina King Trace Their Family Trees and Reveal Their Ancestry on TLC's Emmy-Award Winning Series, "Who Do You Think You Are"
Look for the first of four new episodes on Monday, December 3 at 10:00/9:00c.

[11/02/18 - 10:10 AM]
Freeform Corrals the Cast for the Upcoming Pilot "Breckman Rodeo" (Working Title)
Jess Gabor, Noah Le Gros, Kayla Wallace, Diego Josef, Vinnie Bennett and James Tarpey will star in the ensemble drama.

[11/02/18 - 09:03 AM]
truTV Sets Season Two Premiere for Scripted Hit "I'm Sorry"
The Andrea Savage-led comedy returns Wednesday, January 9 at 10:00/9:00c.

[11/02/18 - 09:01 AM]
ABC, Disney Channel and Disney Parks Celebrate the Holidays with Three Magical Holiday Specials Featuring Star-Studded Musical Performances
During the specials, viewers will also get exclusive looks at upcoming attractions and experiences coming to Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and Disneyland Resort in California.

[11/02/18 - 08:48 AM]
AMC Opens Writers' Rooms for Two Potential Series
"Rainy Day People" and "Kevin Can F*** Himself" are both in the works at the cable channel.

[11/02/18 - 08:26 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Tops Demos with NFL Coverage
CBS however edges the network among total viewers for the night.

[11/02/18 - 07:54 AM]
Little Mix, Bebe Rexha, David Guetta and Jason Derulo Round Out "2018 MTV EMA" Performer Lineup
These artists join previously-announced host and performer Hailee Steinfeld, Nicki Minaj, Halsey, RosalĂ­a, Panic! at the Disco, Alessia Cara, Marshmello, Bastille, Anne-Marie, Jack & Jack and "Global Icon" award recipient Janet Jackson.

[11/02/18 - 07:19 AM]
Netflix Announces Worldwide Casting Call for Lead Female Role in 2019 Original Live Action Comedy Film "Tall Girl"
The film follows a 16 year old who must embrace what makes her different and be proud to stand out, not fit in.

[11/02/18 - 07:15 AM]
Discovery to Go Live from the U.S.-Mexico Border in All New Series "Border Live"
The six-part series launches Wednesday, December 5 at 9:00/8:00c.

[11/02/18 - 06:00 AM]
Find Out Who You Are and Do It on Purpose - "Dumplin'" Key Art Debut
Danielle MacDonald and Jennifer Aniston star in the Netflix film, from director Anne Fletcher.

[11/01/18 - 11:52 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, November 1
Updates include: truTV cancels "Talk Show the Game Show"; Virginia Madsen cast in DC Universe's "Swamp Thing"; and comedian Anjelah Johnson to star in NBC comedy pilot.

[11/01/18 - 03:02 PM]
"Watership Down" - Coming to BBC One This Christmas
The series, due on Christmas Day, is a co-production between BBC One and Netflix.

[11/01/18 - 02:22 PM]
"Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" Gets Voters to the Polls
Look for a bonus episode on Monday, November 5 in addition to its regularly scheduled installment on Wednesday, November 7.

[11/01/18 - 01:44 PM]
Hulu Adds "King of The Hill" and Locks in Exclusive Streaming Rights to "Family Guy," "Bob's Burgers," "American Dad!," "The Cleveland Show" and "Futurama"
Hulu has added all 13 seasons of "King of The Hill" exclusively to its service.

[11/01/18 - 01:15 PM]
Social Justice Leader Bryan Stevenson to Receive First-Ever People's Champion Award Presented by John Legend at "The E! People's Choice Awards" Telecast Live on Sunday, November 11
Critically acclaimed, multi-award winning singer-songwriter and philanthropist John Legend will present the award and also perform during a tribute to Stevenson.

[11/01/18 - 01:10 PM]
BYUtv Comes "Home for Christmas" with Movies, Music and Memories This Holiday Season
Highlights include the 15th annual "Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir" starring Sutton Foster and Hugh Bonneville.

[11/01/18 - 11:08 AM]
"The Brady Bunch" Cast Reunites to Kick Off Production of HGTV Renovation Series at Iconic Television Family Home
"A Very Brady Renovation" will feature Barry Williams (Greg), Maureen McCormick (Marcia), Christopher Knight (Peter), Eve Plumb (Jan), Mike Lookinland (Bobby) and Susan Olsen (Cindy).

[11/01/18 - 10:31 AM]
"Jon Glaser Loves Gear" Season 2 Returns January 9 on truTV
Joining the cast in the 10-episode sophomore season are Bowen Yang and guest star Christine Taylor.

[11/01/18 - 10:30 AM]
Travis Braun Bets on Disney
Currently, Braun serves as creator and co-executive producer on the upcoming Disney Channel series "Fast Layne" and Disney Junior's upcoming series "T.O.T.S.," both set to premiere in 2019.

[11/01/18 - 09:32 AM]
Jason Aldean With Miranda Lambert, Garth Brooks, Luke Combs, Midland and Brett Young Added as Performers for "The 52nd Annual CMA Awards"
Previously announced performers include Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley with Brothers Osborne, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line with Bebe Rexha, Kacey Musgraves, Old Dominion, Pistol Annies, Thomas Rhett, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban.

[11/01/18 - 09:30 AM]
Amazon Studios Signs First Look Television Deal with Oscar Winner Barry Jenkins' Pastel
Jenkins is slated to direct the entire limited series for Amazon Studios of the upcoming highly anticipated "The Underground Railroad," based on Colson Whitehead's Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning novel.

[11/01/18 - 09:02 AM]
Showtime(R) Announces "Penny Dreadful: City of Angels"
A spiritual descendant of the "Penny Dreadful" story set in Victorian-era London, the next chapter opens in 1938 Los Angeles, a time and place deeply infused with Mexican-American folklore and social tension.

[11/01/18 - 09:00 AM]
It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year at Disney-ABC Television with the Annual "25 Days of Christmas" Programming Event Airing Across All Channels
Beginning December 1, ABC, Freeform, Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior will be airing holiday-themed programming and entertainment for the whole family throughout the month, leading up to Christmas Day.

[11/01/18 - 08:17 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Halloween in Viewers, Demos
The Peacock takes home the honors in both categories on the holiday evening.

[11/01/18 - 08:17 AM]
VH1 to Premiere "RuPaul's Drag Race Holi-slay Spectacular" Featuring Returning Franchise Superstars on Friday, December 7 at 8:00 PM ET/PT
Eureka O'Hara, Jasmine Masters, Kim Chi, Latrice Royale, Mayhem Miller, Shangela, Sonique and Trixie Mattel will compete for the title of America's first "Drag Race Xmas Queen."

[11/01/18 - 07:06 AM]
Video: "Stranger Things" - Stranger Things Day - Netflix
Join the streaming service this November 6 to celebrate all things Stranger on the anniversary of the day it all began.

[11/01/18 - 07:05 AM]
Video: "Vai Anitta" - Official Trailer - Netflix
"Vai Anitta" is a Netflix original documentary that shows the work, strategy, laughter, and drama behind the success of the diva for a new generation.

[11/01/18 - 07:00 AM]
International Pop Singer-Songwriter Rita Ora to Perform Live on "The E! People's Choice Awards," Airing Sunday, November 11 from 9:00 - 11:00PM ET/PT
Ora will perform a song from her debut U.S. album "Phoenix," dropping November 23.

[11/01/18 - 06:30 AM]
Video: Netflix Debuts Trailer for "The Christmas Chronicles"
Kurt Russell stars as Santa Claus in the holiday film.

[11/01/18 - 06:01 AM]
"The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Holiday Special" to Air on ABC, Sunday, Dec. 2
Bebe Rexha, The Chainsmokers, Halsey, Kelsea Ballerini, Rita Ora, Shawn Mendes and The Struts are among those slated to perform.

[10/31/18 - 11:33 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, October 31
Updates include: Hannah Simone, Leslie Odom, Jr. to star in ABC comedies; Netflix's "The Witcher" rounds out cast; and "Wheel of Fortune," "Jeopardy!" hosts locked in through 2022.

[10/31/18 - 03:19 PM]
BET Networks Licenses "Carl Weber's The Family Business" Crime Drama for Eight Jaw-Dropping Installments Starting Tuesday, November 13 at 9 PM ET/PT
Originally developed and produced as an indie film franchise, BET has licensed the content to air this dynamic production in an explosive way.

[10/31/18 - 03:17 PM]
"The Ranch" Has Been Renewed for a 20-Episode Fourth Season
The pickup was announced via social media by the streaming service.

[10/31/18 - 01:00 PM]
"Saturday Night Live" Returns Nov. 3 with Jonah Hill and Maggie Rogers
They'll be followed by Liev Schreiber and Lil Wayne on November 10.

[10/31/18 - 12:44 PM]
Netflix Greenlights "Castlevania" Season 3
The streaming service broke the news via the show's social media page.

[10/31/18 - 12:24 PM]
FOX Sports Films' "Magnify" Series Celebrates One Year Anniversary with "They Fight" Premiere, Sunday, November 11 on FOX
Set in Washington, D.C.'s Ward 8 neighborhood, "They Fight" follows young boxers Ragahleak "Peanut" Bartee and Quincey Williams' journeys as part of the Lyfe Style Boxing training program.

[10/31/18 - 10:28 AM]
Bravo Media Gets the Party Started with the Premieres of "Vanderpump Rules" and the New Docuseries "Unanchored" on Monday, December 3 at 9PM & 10PM ET/PT
Following nine best friends aboard a 56-foot catamaran for three weeks in the Bahamas, "Unanchored" will air new episodes on back-to-back nights every Monday and Tuesday at 10:00/9:00c.

[10/31/18 - 10:06 AM]
Nat Geo WILD Greenlights "Dead by Dawn," A First-Ever Horror Nature Series from the Makers of "The Walking Dead"
This genre-bending series showcases the horror that is reality in the wild when the sun goes down.

[10/31/18 - 10:00 AM]
Stephen King Brings "Joyland" to Freeform
"Joyland" tells the story of Devin, a college student who takes a summer job at an amusement park in a North Carolina tourist town, confronts the legacy of a vicious murder, the fate of a dying child and the way both will change his life forever.

[10/31/18 - 09:31 AM]
CBS Launches "ET Live," A New 24/7 Entertainment News Streaming Network
"ET Live" expands the "Entertainment Tonight" brand beyond television, catering to entertainment super-fans with live coverage of the day's top stories.

[10/31/18 - 08:18 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC, "This Is Us" Reclaim Demo Crown
The Peacock wins the night among adults 18-49 while CBS is the most-watched broadcaster.

[10/31/18 - 07:31 AM]
Get Your First Look at Henry Cavill in "The Witcher"
The streaming service posted the actor's camera test to social media this morning.

[10/31/18 - 07:00 AM]
"The E! People's Choice Awards" to Air Live Across the Cable Networks of NBCUniversal, Including Bravo, E!, Syfy, Universo and USA Network, on Sunday, November 11 from 9:00 - 11:00PM ET/PT
"E! Live from the Red Carpet: The E! People's Choice Awards," will air only on E! starting at 7:00pm ET/PT.

[10/31/18 - 07:00 AM]
BBC America Greenlights Original Scripted Series "The Watch"
The eight-episode series is based on Sir Terry Pratchett's wildly popular "Discworld" novels, which have sold more than 90 million books worldwide.

[10/31/18 - 06:33 AM]
"Bad Chad Customs" Goes Inside the Mind of a Mad Genius Car Builder When It Premieres New Year's Day Exclusively on Discovery
In a small, hand-built shop in a rural town lives a car artist like no other: Chad Hiltz aka "Bad Chad".







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[01/15/19 - 01:40 PM]
Bravo Media Goes South of the Border When New Series "Mexican Dynasties" Premieres Tuesday, February 26 at 10PM ET/PT
Three family dynasties whose fortunes stem from the entertainment, beverage and luxury car industries, respectively, offer a glimpse into the multilayered, complex culture found in Mexico.

[01/15/19 - 12:30 PM]
"Grace and Frankie" Renewed for Season 6
Season 5 launches globally on Netflix this Friday, January 18.

[01/15/19 - 10:30 AM]
CBS Announces Mid-Season Drama Premieres
The Eye announces launch dates for "The Red Line" and "The Code" as well as the return of "Ransom."

[01/15/19 - 10:01 AM]
Tracy Morgan and Tiffany Haddish Double Down in Season Two of "The Last O.G."
Method Man, Rev Run, Talib Kweli, Rakim, and Jack McBrayer will all drop by the new season, due on April 2.

[01/15/19 - 09:16 AM]
Freeform to Develop Comedy "National Parker," From Jenna Fischer and Alexandra Henrikson With Warner Horizon Scripted Television
When social media-obsessed Parker Adams' world comes crashing down after a breakup, she decides to put her New York City life behind her and become an adult with a real job - as a national park ranger at Alaska's Hickberry National Park.

[01/15/19 - 09:06 AM]
ESPN's "NBA Saturday Primetime on ABC" Returns for Fourth Season Starting January 19
The longest-tenured NBA Finals broadcast team will reunite to serve as the voices of NBA Saturday Primetime on ABC - Mike Breen will provide the call alongside analysts Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson.

[01/15/19 - 08:44 AM]
"Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" Coming to HGTV with 10 New Episodes
HGTV also secured the rights to air 100 existing episodes of the original series that ran on The ABC Television Network for nine successful seasons from 2003-2012.

[01/15/19 - 08:30 AM]
The CW and iHeartMedia Announce New Multi-Year Broadcast and Video Streaming Agreement For the "iHeartRadio Music Festival" and "iHeartRadio Jingle Ball"
In addition, under the new agreement The CW will air a "Best Of" special featuring one of iHeartRadio's 2019 marquee events as well as live stream four of iHeartRadio's Theater Shows.

[01/15/19 - 08:25 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Tops Demos, NBC Leads Total Viewers
"America's Got Talent: The Champions" is the top program overall in both categories last night.

[01/15/19 - 07:31 AM]
Video: Trailer Debut - "Black Earth Rising" Launches January 25 on Netflix
The limited series is a contemporary thriller that follows the journey of Kate Ashby (Michaela Coel), a Rwandan orphaned by the genocide, raised in London by an adoptive mother and trying to discover the truth of her past.

[01/15/19 - 06:31 AM]
Alicia Keys to Host "The 61st Annual Grammy Awards"
"I know what it feels like to be on that stage, and I'm going to bring that vibe and energy," said Keys.

[01/15/19 - 06:04 AM]
"Elite" Starts Production in Madrid for Season 2
The 8 episode-season, shot in 4K, will be available to Netflix members all around the world in 2019.

[01/14/19 - 12:07 PM]
Breakup Expert Orlando Soria to Showcase His Design Chops in New HGTV Series "Unspouse My House"
The series is slated to premiere in late 2019.

[01/14/19 - 12:02 PM]
James McAvoy to Host "Saturday Night Live" with Musical Guest Meek Mill on Jan. 26
As previously announced, Rachel Brosnahan will host the Jan. 19 "SNL" telecast with musical guest Greta Van Fleet.

[01/14/19 - 11:30 AM]
Emmy Award-Winning "So You Think You Can Dance" Returns for 16th Season on FOX
Auditions for the 16th season kick off next month.