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New 60-Minute Original Documentary Chronicles 2017 Kyle Petty Charity Ride and Impact of Victory Junction New 60-Minute Original Documentary Chronicles 2017 Kyle Petty Charity Ride and Impact of Victory Junction
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

NBCSN presents Ride to Victory: Stories of the Kyle Petty Charity Ride, an inspirational documentary that chronicles NASCAR on NBC analyst and auto racing icon Kyle Petty's annual cross-country motorcycle trek, Thursday, June 29 at 10 p.m. ET.... (more...)
NBC's MACY'S 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR to Include Performers Jennifer Lopez, Sheryl Crow and Charlie Puth NBC's MACY'S 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR to Include Performers Jennifer Lopez, Sheryl Crow and Charlie Puth
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

Award-winning artists Jennifer Lopez, Sheryl Crow and Charlie Puth join the annual star-filled Macy's 4th Of July Fireworks® Spectacular airing Tuesday, July 4 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT) with an hour-long encore presentation at 10 p.m. on NBC. Previously announced acts include Lady Antebellum, Brad Paisley a... (more...)
NIGHTLINE Beats James Corden for 2nd Quarter 2017 and 4th Straight Week in All Key Demos NIGHTLINE Beats James Corden for 2nd Quarter 2017 and 4th Straight Week in All Key Demos
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

ABC News' “Nightline” drew 1.377 million Total Viewers, 526,000 Adults 25-54 and 395,000 Adults 18-49 during the 2nd Quarter 2017, based on Most Current Data from Nielsen Media Research. “Nightline” led CBS' “The Late Late Show with James Corden” (1.314 million, 473,000 and 364,000, respectively) du... (more...)
Scoop: ZOO on CBS - Thursday, June 29, 2017 Scoop: ZOO on CBS - Thursday, June 29, 2017
by TV Scoop - June 27, 2017

Get all the scoop on ZOO, airing on CBS on Thursday, June 29, 2017!... (more...)
Queer|Art to Continue 'Summer of Resistance' Film Series at IFC Center Queer|Art to Continue 'Summer of Resistance' Film Series at IFC Center
by Movies News Desk - June 27, 2017

Queer|Art has announced 'Summer of Resistance,' a special season of films selected by activists and politically engaged collectives, presented as part of the long-running Queer|Art|Film series taking place at IFC Center now through August 14.... (more...)
Hugh Jackman Signs on for Jason Reitman's THE FRONTRUNNER Film Hugh Jackman Signs on for Jason Reitman's THE FRONTRUNNER Film
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2017

According to the Hollywood Reporter, star of stage and screen Hugh Jackman has signed on for  Jason Reitman's  new film,The Frontrunner. Jackman will play almost-Presidential candidate Gary Hart, who lost the Democratic nomination in 1988 after an extramarital affair was exposed.... (more...)
2016 Olympians Highlight NBC's Live Coverage of PHILLIPS 66 USA Swimming Championships 2016 Olympians Highlight NBC's Live Coverage of PHILLIPS 66 USA Swimming Championships
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

NBC Sports Group presents coverage of the Phillips 66 USA Swimming National Championships this week, beginning tonight, Tuesday, June 27, live at 7 p.m. ET on NBCSN. Coverage, part of the Team USA Summer Champions Series presented by Comcast, continues throughout the week on NBCSN and Universal HD, ... (more...)
American Hero Jack Decker is Back in Adult Swim's DECKER: MINDWIPE American Hero Jack Decker is Back in Adult Swim's DECKER: MINDWIPE
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

All of American hero Special Agent Jack Decker's (Tim Heidecker) memories have been erased leaving him with an empty mind in DECKER: MINDWIPE, the newest installment of the wildly popular Decker franchise.... (more...)
Hallmark's Primetime Series CHESAPEAKE SHORES Returns This August Hallmark's Primetime Series CHESAPEAKE SHORES Returns This August
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

Hallmark Channel's hit primetime series 'CHESAPEAKE SHORES' returns for Season Two Sunday, August 6 (9pm ET/PT, 8C) and runs through October 2017 with new episodes every Sunday night. Season one of 'Chesapeake Shores' was the most-watched and most-successful series in Hallmark Channel's history.... (more...)
Guinness World Records Presents CBS's CANDY CRUSH with Record for 'Largest Touch-Screen Display' Guinness World Records Presents CBS's CANDY CRUSH with Record for 'Largest Touch-Screen Display'
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

Sweet! Guinness World Records has presented CANDY CRUSH with record for “largest touch-screen display” for the two enormous, interactive game boards used in this summer's new game show, based on the popular mobile game. E... (more...)
VIDEO: 'The Lie Will Set Us Free' from ROMY AND MICHELE'S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION VIDEO: 'The Lie Will Set Us Free' from ROMY AND MICHELE'S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2017

Today, ET shares an exclusive first look at a number from ROMY AND MICHELE'S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION. The musical is currently running from June 8 to July 2 at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre, and stars Cortney Wolfson (KINKY BOOTS on Broadway) as Romy and Stephanie Renee Wall (Disney's FROZEN live) as Mic... (more...)
Comedian Carrot Top to Produce Movie Based on Brian Evans Novel THE FUNNY ROBBERS Comedian Carrot Top to Produce Movie Based on Brian Evans Novel THE FUNNY ROBBERS
by Movies News Desk - June 27, 2017

Carrot Top is known the world over as one of the most famous comedians on the planet. In fact, Reader's Digest recently honored him with their cover. The comedian, who has been one of the staples on the LasVegas Strip with hiscontinuous sold-out concerts at the Luxor, is entering a new realm: Movies... (more...)
New Syndicated Daytime Series COUPLES COURT With The Cutlers Begins Production New Syndicated Daytime Series COUPLES COURT With The Cutlers Begins Production
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

Orion TV Production, a subsidiary of Metro-Goldwyn Mayer Inc., began production on the first season of the new syndicated, half-hour weekday strip, COUPLES COURT with The Cutlers in Atlanta, GA. this week.... (more...)
CBS' FACE THE NATION Is America's No. 1 Public Affairs Program on 6/25 CBS' FACE THE NATION Is America's No. 1 Public Affairs Program on 6/25
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

CBS News' FACE THE NATION was the #1 Sunday morning public affairs program on June 25, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings.... (more...)
AMC Orders Fourth Season of Acclaimed Drama  BETTER CALL SAUL AMC Orders Fourth Season of Acclaimed Drama BETTER CALL SAUL
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

AMC today announced that it has ordered a fourth season of the critically acclaimed drama BETTER CALL SAUL. The “Breaking Bad” prequel recently concluded its third season on AMC as the third highest-rated drama on cable among adults 25-54.... (more...)
NBC Wins Primetime Week; 'TALENT' & WORLD OF DANCE Are #1 & 2 Shows NBC Wins Primetime Week; 'TALENT' & WORLD OF DANCE Are #1 & 2 Shows
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

NBC has won the ratings week of June 19-25 in both primetime's key demographic of adults 18-49 and total viewers, paced by the #1 and #2 entertainment shows of the week on the broadcast networks in 18-49 and total viewers, “America's Got Talent” and “World of Dance.”... (more...)
MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD is No. 1 in Key Demo for  2017 Q2 MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD is No. 1 in Key Demo for 2017 Q2
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD the #1 most-watched Sunday public affairs program season-to-date, won the demo most valued by news advertisers for the second quarter of 2017 (2Q'17), according to Nielsen data.... (more...)
NASCAR Cup Series Racing Returns to NBC Sports This Weekend NASCAR Cup Series Racing Returns to NBC Sports This Weekend
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

NBC Sports Group launches its 2017 NASCAR season this week with more than 32 hours of NASCAR programing, culminating with Saturday's NASCAR Cup Series race from Daytona International Speedway at 7 p.m. ET on NBC.... (more...)
NBC's TODAY is No. 1 for 7 Straight Quarters NBC's TODAY is No. 1 for 7 Straight Quarters
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

NBC News' TODAY was the number-one morning show for the 2017 second quarter topping ABC's “Good Morning America” in the key demo A25-54 and posting its biggest 2Q win over GMA in five years.... (more...)
VIDEO: Trailer for New Animated Film LEAP ft. Music from Carly Rae Jepsen VIDEO: Trailer for New Animated Film LEAP ft. Music from Carly Rae Jepsen
by Movies News Desk - June 27, 2017

Elle Fanning, Nat Wolff and Maddie Ziegler star alongside Mel Brooks, Kate McKinnon and Carly Rae Jepsen star in the upcoming animated family comedy opening in theaters nationwide on August 30th.... (more...)
Scoop: THE CHEW 7/10 - 7/14 on ABC Scoop: THE CHEW 7/10 - 7/14 on ABC
by TV Scoop - June 27, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE CHEW 7/10 - 7/14, airing on ABC... (more...)
Scoop: THE CHEW - 7/3 - 7/7 on ABC Scoop: THE CHEW - 7/3 - 7/7 on ABC
by TV Scoop - June 27, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE CHEW - 7/3 - 7/7, airing on ABC... (more...)
Breaking Glass Signs Dark Fairy Tale Drama INHERITANCE Starring Mark Webber Breaking Glass Signs Dark Fairy Tale Drama INHERITANCE Starring Mark Webber
by Movies News Desk - June 27, 2017

Breaking Glass Pictures has acquired World Rights to writer/directors Laura E. Davis's and Jessica Kaye's INHERITANCE starring Philadelphia-native Mark Webber (Green Room, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World).... (more...)
Scoop: VICE on HBO - Friday, June 30, 2017 Scoop: VICE on HBO - Friday, June 30, 2017
by TV Scoop - June 27, 2017

Get all the scoop on VICE on HBO, airing on Friday, June 30, 2017!... (more...)
Smithsonian Channel to Premiere Harrowing Documentary LOST TAPES: SON OF SAM, 7/30 Smithsonian Channel to Premiere Harrowing Documentary LOST TAPES: SON OF SAM, 7/30
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

The ultimate in authentic storytelling, this series features no narration or recreations – just the story as captured by media reports and home videos at the time, including rarely-seen press coverage of the murders and interviews from people who knew Berkowitz. THE LOST TAPES: SON OF SAM premieres ... (more...)