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Discovery Channel Announces 2015-16 Upfront Slate Discovery Channel Announces 2015-16 Upfront Slate
by TV News Desk - March 31, 2015

Discovery Channel presents its 2015-2016 Upfront slate highlighted by the introduction of Elevation Weekend, a weekend of epic mountain climbing series and documentaries featuring the award-winning film VALLEY UPRISING... (more...)
DOWNTON ABBEY Creator Julian Fellowes to Receive 2015 International EMMY Founders Award DOWNTON ABBEY Creator Julian Fellowes to Receive 2015 International EMMY Founders Award
by TV News Desk - March 30, 2015

The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences will present the 2015 International Emmy® Founders Award to Julian Fellowes, the writer and creator of Downton Abbey, one of the most acclaimed, widely watched and best reviewed television series in the history of the medium.... (more...)
Sundance TV to Debut Original Series BEHIND THE STORY WITH THE PALEY CENTER, 4/7 Sundance TV to Debut Original Series BEHIND THE STORY WITH THE PALEY CENTER, 4/7
by TV News Desk - March 25, 2015

?SundanceTV announced today its newest non-fiction series 'Behind the Story with the Paley Center' will premiere on Tuesday, April 7 at 8 PM ET/PT... (more...)
Discovery Channel to Premiere New Season of NAKED AND AFRAID, 4/19 Discovery Channel to Premiere New Season of NAKED AND AFRAID, 4/19
by TV News Desk - March 17, 2015

There have been many copycats, but nothing ever comes close to the original. Discovery's hit survival series NAKED AND AFRAID returns for a new season with new exotic locations and a brand new group of extreme survivalists on Sunday, April 19th at 10pm ET/PT.... (more...)
BBC America to Premiere Two-Part Special TOP GEAR, 3/16 BBC America to Premiere Two-Part Special TOP GEAR, 3/16
by TV News Desk - March 13, 2015

BBC AMERICA premieres the two-part special, Top Gear: The Perfect Road Trip Italy, starting this Monday, March 16.... (more...)
Lifetime to Premiere LITTLE WOMEN: TERRA'S LITTLE FAMILY, 4/8 Lifetime to Premiere LITTLE WOMEN: TERRA'S LITTLE FAMILY, 4/8
by TV News Desk - March 12, 2015

Terra Jolé and Joe Gnoffo's captivating high-risk pregnancy story on this season of Lifetime's hit docuseries Little Women: LA (#LittleWomenLA) has been embraced by millions of fans.... (more...)
Lifetime to Premiere Docuseries LITTLE WOMEN: NY, 5/25 Lifetime to Premiere Docuseries LITTLE WOMEN: NY, 5/25
by TV News Desk - March 05, 2015

Lifetime's docuseries Little Women: LA is a bona fide hit, and now the network is expanding the popular franchise by introducing fans to a new group of little ladies with the all new series Little Women: NY (#LittleWomenNY) premiering Wednesday, March 25, at 10pm ET/PT.... (more...)
Discovery Channel to Present ELEVATION WEEKEND This Weekend Discovery Channel to Present ELEVATION WEEKEND This Weekend
by TV News Desk - March 05, 2015

From the network behind Planet Earth, Life, Frozen Planet, Africa and North America, Discovery Channel presents Elevation Weekend, taking viewers to rarely seen, striking destinations, following men and women on their journey to conquer the elements.... (more...)
Ovation TV Begins Production on Original Documentary FORD'S THEATRE: AMERICA'S PLAYHOUSE Ovation TV Begins Production on Original Documentary FORD'S THEATRE: AMERICA'S PLAYHOUSE
by TV News Desk - March 04, 2015

Ovation TV, America's only arts network, has commenced production on a new, original documentary film that will celebrate the history of Ford's Theatre as one of the nation's most iconic cultural institutions.... (more...)
Idris Elba Begins Production of BBC America's Two-Part Special LUTHER Idris Elba Begins Production of BBC America's Two-Part Special LUTHER
by TV News Desk - March 04, 2015

Luther's back. Pitted against his most chilling adversary yet, haunted by the ghosts of his past and hell-bent on retribution, he's drawn into a terrifyingly complex case that pushes him closer to the edge than he's ever been.... (more...)
Jillian Michaels to Star in New Spike TV Competitive Reality Series SWEAT INC Jillian Michaels to Star in New Spike TV Competitive Reality Series SWEAT INC
by TV News Desk - March 03, 2015

?Jillian Michaels, one of the nation's leading health and wellness experts, is partnering with Spike TV to find the next big fitness phenomenon in the new non-scripted original series, “Sweat Inc.”... (more...)
PHOTO: First Look - Ben Whishaw Stars in BBC America's LONDON SPY PHOTO: First Look - Ben Whishaw Stars in BBC America's LONDON SPY
by TV News Desk - March 02, 2015

BBC AMERICA today released a first-look picture of Ben Whishaw (The Hour, Skyfall, Bright Star) in five-part miniseries London Spy.... (more...)
THE DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS to Air Live Exclusively on POP THE DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS to Air Live Exclusively on POP
by TV News Desk - March 02, 2015

The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards will be nationally broadcast live on Sunday, April 26 at 8:00 PM, ET/5:00 PM, PT exclusively on Pop... (more...)
Lifetime to Premiere Original Movie IF THERE BE THORNS & More This April Lifetime to Premiere Original Movie IF THERE BE THORNS & More This April
by TV News Desk - February 27, 2015

Coming off the heels of last year's hit Original Movies Flowers in the Attic and Petals on the Wind, Lifetime premieres the long-awaited films based on the final two novels in V.C. Andrews' iconic series about the Dollanganger family.... (more...)
American Masters Documentary About Pulitzer-Winning Playwright August Wilson To Premiere 2/20 American Masters Documentary About Pulitzer-Winning Playwright August Wilson To Premiere 2/20
by TV News Desk - February 17, 2015

THIRTEEN's American Masters series and Pittsburgh PBS affiliate WQED join forces to explore the life and legacy of playwright August Wilson (April 27, 1945 - October 2, 2005) -- the man some call America's Shakespeare -- from his roots as an activist and poet to his indelible mark on Broadway. Ameri... (more...)
New Episodes of Discovery Channel's BERING SEA GOLD Return 3/13 New Episodes of Discovery Channel's BERING SEA GOLD Return 3/13
by TV News Desk - February 09, 2015

From Original Productions, creators of the multiple Emmy Award-winning series DEADLIEST CATCH, all-new episodes of BERING SEA GOLD fourth summer season returns Friday, March 13, at 10 PM E/P on the Discovery Channel.... (more...)
SundanceTV & FremantleMedia to Team on 8-Part Drama DEUTSCHLAND 83 SundanceTV & FremantleMedia to Team on 8-Part Drama DEUTSCHLAND 83
by TV News Desk - February 09, 2015

FremantleMedia International (FMI) and SundanceTV today announced a ground-breaking partnership that will see the network co-produce the major new eight-part drama, Deutschland 83 with UFA Fiction.... (more...)
Original LAW & ORDER to Return to NBC as Limited Series? Original LAW & ORDER to Return to NBC as Limited Series?
by TV News Desk - February 06, 2015

The original LAW & ORDER may reemerge on NBC.... (more...)
Scoop: THE CHEW - Week of 2/2 on ABC Scoop: THE CHEW - Week of 2/2 on ABC
by TV Scoop - January 30, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE CHEW - Week of 2/2, airing on ABC... (more...)
Discovery Channel Announces the Return of SHARK WEEK This July Discovery Channel Announces the Return of SHARK WEEK This July
by TV News Desk - January 29, 2015

SHARK WEEK, television's most anticipated week of shark filled television, kicks off this year on July 5 (through the 12th), earlier than ever before. I... (more...)
BRING IT! Returns to Lifetime with 1.8 Million Viewers BRING IT! Returns to Lifetime with 1.8 Million Viewers
by TV News Desk - January 26, 2015

The season two return of Lifetime's hit docuseries BRING IT! (#BringIt) delivered 1.8 million Total Viewers at 9:00pm Friday night, choreographing a +80% jump versus the program's premiere. In addition, BRING IT! delivered Lifetime's best Friday primetime telecast in 11 years among Adults 18-49 and ... (more...)
Scoop: THE VIEW on ABC - Week of January 26, 2015 Scoop: THE VIEW on ABC - Week of January 26, 2015
by TV Scoop - January 23, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE VIEW, airing on ABC for the week of January 26, 2015!... (more...)
PBS Orders New Civil War Drama from Executive Producer Ridley Scott PBS Orders New Civil War Drama from Executive Producer Ridley Scott
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2015

?PBS President and CEO Paula A. Kerger announced today at the PBS portion of the Television Critic's Association Press Tour that a new Civil War historical drama, shot in Virginia, will join the PBS Sunday night drama lineup. The first season of six episodes is slated for a winter 2016 premiere.... (more...)
Lifetime's Primetime WHITNEY HOUSTON Programming Delivers Over 11 Million Viewers Lifetime's Primetime WHITNEY HOUSTON Programming Delivers Over 11 Million Viewers
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2015

Remembering Whitney and Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances grossed 11.8 million Total Viewers across three telecasts, according to Nielsen Fast Cable Ratings.... (more...)
NBC to Air New Historical Mini-Series FREEDOM RUN Produced by Stevie Wonder NBC to Air New Historical Mini-Series FREEDOM RUN Produced by Stevie Wonder
by TV News Desk - January 16, 2015

NBC is bringing both the heartbreaking and uplifting stories during one of America's most tumultuous periods to television in adapting author and Pulitzer Prize finalist Betty DeRamus' acclaimed book “Forbidden Fruit: Love Stories From the Underground Railroad” as an epic eight-hour miniseries title... (more...)



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