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[11/09/18 - 11:41 PM]
Development Update: Friday, November 9
Updates include: CBS All Access mulls Michelle Yeoh-led "Star Trek: Discovery" spin-off; Matthew Modine cast in "Surveillance" at CBS; and Vanessa Bayer to star in "Big Deal" for Showtime.

[11/09/18 - 04:39 PM]
Video: "Baby" - Official Trailer - Netflix
"Baby" is a coming-of-age story that explores the unseen lives of Roman teenagers.

[11/09/18 - 02:54 PM]
ABC News Presents "I'm Coming Home," From Executive Producer Whoopi Goldberg, Thursday, Nov. 22
Kristin Chenoweth, Jake Owen and Daymond John are among those featured in the special.

[11/09/18 - 12:01 PM]
Cheers to "grown-ish" Season 2 Premiering January 2nd on Freeform
The cable channel revealed said date on social media this afternoon.

[11/09/18 - 10:00 AM]
Celebrity Presenters Announced for "The E! People's Choice Awards" Airing This Sunday Night
Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Darren Criss, Leighton Meester, Taran Killam, Busy Philipps, Sara Gilbert, Chrissy Teigen, Aly Raisman and Johnny Galecki are among the participants.

[11/09/18 - 09:32 AM]
Academy Award(R) Winner Anna Paquin Joins the Showtime(R) Drama Series "The Affair" as a Series Regular for the Fifth and Final Season
Paquin will play a pivotal role as Alison and Cole's now adult daughter Joanie Lockhart.

[11/09/18 - 09:32 AM]
The Sixth Season of NBC's "The Blacklist" Will Premiere with a Two-Hour Special on Friday, January 4
The series will then regularly air on Friday nights at 9:00/8:00c beginning January 11.

[11/09/18 - 09:00 AM]
"Amanda Seales: I Be Knowin'," The Comedian's First Stand-Up Special, To Tape This Month for 2019 Debut on HBO
A series regular as Tiffany on "Insecure," Amanda Seales is currently touring with "Smart Funny & Black," the live comedic competition show she created.

[11/09/18 - 08:26 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: "Thursday Night Football" Delivers Another FOX Victory
The network takes home top honors in total viewers and adults 18-49.

[11/09/18 - 06:58 AM]
Returning Queens Announced for VH1's "RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" Premiering Friday, December 14th at 8:00 PM ET/PT
The groundbreaking competition is set to return with supersized, 90-minute episodes and more stunning fashions, killer lip-syncs, and jaw-dropping twists than ever before.

[11/09/18 - 06:15 AM]
It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like "25 Days of Christmas" as ABC Celebrates the Holidays
The Alphabet recaps its holiday-themed offerings in the coming weeks.

[11/09/18 - 06:00 AM]
Lauren Alaina, Brad Paisley, Ricky Skaggs, and Chris Stapleton With Maren Morris and Mavis Staples Added as Performers for "The 52nd Annual CMA Awards," Airing Nov. 14, on ABC
Country Music's Biggest Night, hosted for the 11th consecutive year by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, will air live from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.

[11/08/18 - 11:15 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, November 8
Updates include: Lionsgate mulls "Orange Is the New Black" sequel series; Jeremy Irvine, Brian J. Smith first to board USA's "Treadstone"; and David Simon, Ed Burns bring "The Plot Against America" to HBO.

[11/08/18 - 08:01 PM]
Netflix Announces Eight New Original Films and One New Original Series from India
They'll join the previously announced series "Selection Day," "Baahubali: Before the Beginning" and "Leila."

[11/08/18 - 02:37 PM]
Amazon Prime Video Announces Christmas Special for Hit Kids Series "Pete the Cat" to Premiere November 20 in the US and UK
Based on the popular book series, "Pete The Cat: A Very Groovy Christmas" features the voices of Elvis Costello, Diana Krall, Jessica Biel, and Jacob Tremblay.

[11/08/18 - 02:04 PM]
Video: "Cam" - Official Trailer - Netflix
The film is a technology-driven psychological thriller set in the world of webcam porn starring Madeline Brewer.

[11/08/18 - 02:00 PM]
The Walt Disney Company's New Direct-to-Consumer Streaming Service Will Be Called Disney+, Launching in the U.S. in Late 2019
Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger also confirmed that Marvel Studios is developing a series based on Loki, the god of mischief, to star Tom Hiddleston.

[11/08/18 - 01:43 PM]
Diego Luna Will Reprise the Role of Cassian Andor in a New "Star Wars" Live-Action Series for Disney+
The series, which will go into production next year, follows the adventures of rebel spy Cassian Andor during the formative years of the Rebellion and prior to the events of "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story."

[11/08/18 - 01:23 PM]
Bravo Media's "Shahs of Sunset" Delivers a Shocking Two-Part Reunion Beginning Thursday, November 15 at 9PM ET/PT
Look for the conclusion on Thursday, November 29 at 9:00/8:00c.

[11/08/18 - 01:12 PM]
NBC, Universal Brand Development and LEGO Unleash Two-Part "LEGO(R) Jurassic World: The Secret Exhibit" on Nov. 29
The story takes place before the adventures of "Jurassic World" in 2015.

[11/08/18 - 12:46 PM]
The CW Network Orders Additional Episodes of All Three New Fall Series
With these additional episodes, "Charmed" will finish its first season with 22 episodes, and "All American" and "Legacies" will have 16 episodes each for their first season runs.

[11/08/18 - 12:44 PM]
"MythBusters Jr." Explodes Onto Science Channel on Wednesday, January 2 at 9 PM
Adam Savage will return to television as host and executive producer of the 10-episode series.

[11/08/18 - 12:41 PM]
AMC Presents Its Largest Slate of Holiday Programming with "AMC Best Christmas Ever"
Beginning Monday, November 26 through Christmas Day, the monthlong programming marathon will offer up more than 600 hours of holiday-themed movies, specials and family favorite films.

[11/08/18 - 12:36 PM]
Netflix Reveals First Look at New Natural History Series "Our Planet"
The groundbreaking, eight-part series will showcase the planet's most precious species and fragile habitats, revealing amazing sights on Earth in ways they've never been seen using the latest in 4k camera technology.

[11/08/18 - 10:31 AM]
TV One's Autobiographical Series "Uncensored" Claims the #1 Spot on Ad-Supported Cable Among African-American Viewers on Sunday Nights at 10 P.M. ET
TV One further spins the numbers for the month of October.

[11/08/18 - 10:30 AM]
Roy Cohn Documentary, From Director Ivy Meeropol, To Debut on HBO in 2019
The untitled film features recently discovered audiotapes of candid discussions between Cohn and journalist Peter Manso, recorded at the height of Cohn's career as a power broker in the rough and tumble world of New York City business and politics.

[11/08/18 - 10:00 AM]
NBC Sets January Premiere Dates and New Timeslots
"Brooklyn Nine-Nine" will premiere Thursday, January 10 at 9:00/8:00c on the network.

[11/08/18 - 09:22 AM]
Video: YouTube Original Comedy Series "Champaign Ill" Debuts Official Trailer
Adam Pally and Sam Richardson star in the project, which launches December 12 on YouTube Premium.

[11/08/18 - 08:34 AM]
Video: "Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia" - Stand-up Special Promo - Netflix
The all-new comedy special streams November 20, only on Netflix.

[11/08/18 - 08:12 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX Reclaims Demo Crown in Tight Race
The "Empire"-fueled network edges NBC for the top spot among adults 18-49.

[11/08/18 - 06:02 AM]
Comedian Katherine Ryan Returns to Netflix with New Scripted Series, "The Duchess," and Second Stand-Up Special, "Glitter Room"
"The Duchess" follows the powerful and problematic choices of a fashionably disruptive single mom living in London.

[11/08/18 - 01:01 AM]
Netflix Unveils 17 New Originals from Asia
Newly announced efforts include anime projects based on "Pacific Rim" and "Altered Carbon."

[11/07/18 - 11:26 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, November 7
Updates include: The CW eyes reboot of USA's "The 4400"; Rebecca Front cast in HBO's "Avenue 5"; and Kirby Howell-Baptiste tapped for Hulu's "Veronica Mars" revival.

[11/07/18 - 10:30 PM]
Video: Trailer & Key Art Debut - "Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle"
Acclaimed actor and director Andy Serkis reinvents Rudyard Kipling's beloved masterpiece, in which a boy torn between two worlds accepts his destiny and becomes a legend.

[11/07/18 - 06:21 PM]
Season Three of Epix Original Spy Series "Berlin Station" from Paramount Television & Anonymous Content Now Premiering Sunday, December 2 at 9 PM ET/PT on Epix
The series was previously announced to air on Monday nights beginning December 3.

[11/07/18 - 02:43 PM]
ABC News' "Meghan's New Life: The Real Princess Diaries" Premieres Thursday, Nov. 22
ABC News takes an up-close look at Meghan Markle's royal beginnings as the Duchess of Sussex in a prime-time special.

[11/07/18 - 01:00 PM]
ABC Orders Full Seasons of Tuesday Night Comedies "The Kids Are Alright" and "Splitting Up Together"
Both entries have been given full-season orders, Channing Dungey, president, ABC Entertainment, announced today.

[11/07/18 - 12:10 PM]
"Busy Tonight" Welcomes Tina Fey in Special Live Episode Immediately Following "The E! People's Choice Awards" This Sunday, November 11th at 11P ET/PT
Other upcoming guests include Emily Ratajkowski (11/7), Camila Mendes (11/12), and Taran Killam (11/13).

[11/07/18 - 12:02 PM]
"The Truth About Killer Robots," Revealing the Growing Impact of Automation, Debuts Nov. 26, Exclusively on HBO
Narrated by Kodomoroid, a lifelike Japanese android, the film focuses on the growing use of robotics in manufacturing, the service and life-and-death policing matters.

[11/07/18 - 12:00 PM]
Michael Sheen Joins CBS All Access' "The Good Fight"
Sheen will play Roland Blum, a brilliant, charismatic and Machiavellian lawyer.

[11/07/18 - 11:37 AM]
Mamoudou Athie, Niecy Nash and Courtney B. Vance to Star in Prentice Penny's "Uncorked" for Netflix
The film is a father/son story about love, sacrifice and following your heart and is loosely based on writer/director Prentice Penny's own family history.

[11/07/18 - 10:01 AM]
Breaking News From Freeform's "25 Days of Christmas" Holiday Junket
The cable channel releases trailers and photos from the upcoming event.

[11/07/18 - 10:00 AM]
Giuliana Rancic and Jason Kennedy to Co-Host E's "Live from the Red Carpet: The 2018 People's Choice Awards" This Sunday, November 11th Beginning at 7PM ET/PT
They'll be joined by Nina Parker, Jeannie Mai and Zanna Roberts Rassi.

[11/07/18 - 09:13 AM]
MTV Unveils New Episodes of "Catfish: The TV Show" - Host Nev Schulman Hunts for New Co-Host Beginning Wednesday, November 28 at 9PM ET/PT
The explosive eight new episodes will feature Nev Schulman as he auditions actors, athletes and influencers to help him track down online daters and bring them face-to-face for the first time.

[11/07/18 - 09:11 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Election Night in Viewers, Demos
The Peacock's full night of coverage holds off ABC and CBS in both categories.

[11/07/18 - 09:01 AM]
Video: Netflix Debuts Trailer for "The Princess Switch"
Vanessa Hudgens, Sam Palladio and Nick Sagar star in the holiday film.

[11/07/18 - 08:12 AM]
A Live "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" Beat Closest Competition by 17% on Tuesday
CBS spins the late-night numbers for Tuesday, November 6.

[11/07/18 - 08:02 AM]
Actress Megan Fox Embarks on an Epic Journey to Investigate Enduring Ancient Mysteries in Travel Channel's New Series "Legends of the Lost with Megan Fox"
Look for the series to premiere on Tuesday, December 4 at 8:00/7:00c.

[11/07/18 - 07:52 AM]
Airing Live on Election Night, ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" Hits 5-Month Highs
ABC spins the late-night numbers for Tuesday, November 6.

[11/07/18 - 03:41 AM]
Belen Atienza, Sandra Hermida and Jesus de la Vega To Produce "Alma," A Young Adult Supernatural Drama Created and Directed By Sergio G. Sanchez
After surviving a bus crash that kills most of her classmates, Alma awakes with no memories of the incident or her past.







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[11/17/18 - 08:31 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: "Last Man Standing" Sparks Another FOX Victory
The network takes home top honors among adults 18-49 while CBS is the most-watched broadcaster.

[11/16/18 - 11:47 PM]
Development Update: Friday, November 16
Updates include: Jon Cryer to play Lex Luthor on The CW's "Supergirl"; Hulu orders pilot based on Jeff Lemire's "Sweet Tooth"; and Jeffery Deaver's "The Bone Collector" eyed as drama at NBC.

[11/16/18 - 02:04 PM]
Karey Burke Named President, ABC Entertainment, Following Channing Dungey's Decision to Step Down from the Role
Upon completion of the 21st Century Fox acquisition, Ms. Burke will then report to Dana Walden, chairman, Disney Television Studios and ABC Entertainment.

[11/16/18 - 01:04 PM]
"America's Got Talent: The Champions" Announces First Group of All-Star Acts
The spin-off will bring together the world's most talented, memorable and all-around fan favorite acts from past seasons of "AGT" and around the globe from the other "Got Talent" franchises," spanning 194 territories.

[11/16/18 - 01:04 PM]
Video: "Young Justice: Outsiders" - Teaser
The animated series comes to DC Universe on Friday, January 4.

[11/16/18 - 12:17 PM]
ABC Picks Up "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." for a Seventh Season
Ming-Na Wen, Chloe Bennet, Iain De Caestecker, Elizabeth Henstridge, Henry Simmons, Natalia Cordova-Buckley and Jeff Ward star in the current sixth season, due in Summer 2019.

[11/16/18 - 11:18 AM]
Ken Jeong to Embark on the Ultimate Christmas Journey in New YouTube Original Special "Ken Jeong Cracks Christmas"
The 30-minute special will debut on the Buzzfeed YouTube channel on December 12.

[11/16/18 - 10:15 AM]
"Vice Special Report: The Panic Artists," A Behind-the-Scenes Account of the 2008 Financial Crisis, Debuts Dec. 10 on HBO
With exclusive interviews and testimony from the major players in politics and economics, the special provides the definitive look inside the most successful - and most loathed - taxpayer-funded bailout in history.

[11/16/18 - 10:02 AM]
Video: Showtime Debuts New Trailer for "SMILF" Season Two
The Frankie Shaw-led comedy returns Sunday, January 20 at 10:30/9:30c on the pay channel.

[11/16/18 - 10:00 AM]
Writer/Producer Eric Friedman Signs Overall Deal That Extends His Successful Tenure with Disney Channel
Most recently, Friedman was executive producer and showrunner of "Bizaardvark," which has wrapped production after three seasons.

[11/16/18 - 09:10 AM]
FOX Sports Reigns Supreme in Most Important Metric in All of Television: Live Sports Event Viewing
FOX Sports further spins the numbers for the year to date.

[11/16/18 - 09:00 AM]
CBS Series Score Postseason Football Spotlights
Look for a special episode of "Magnum P.I." following the AFC Championship Game on Sunday, January 20.

[11/16/18 - 08:21 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, "Thursday Night Football" Continue Reign
The network leads the night among total viewers and adults 18-49.

[11/16/18 - 08:02 AM]
Netflix to Produce Animated Feature Film "Escape from Hat" from Academy Award Nominated Director Mark Osborne
Production will commence this month in New York for an expected 2022 release.

[11/16/18 - 04:56 AM]
Animal Planet and Coyote Peterson Announce the Development of First Long-Form Television Series for YouTube Star
The series will premiere on Animal Planet in 2019 and will appeal to Peterson's established 13 million-strong "Coyote Pack" as well as Animal Planet's global audience.