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Broadway, Film, and TV Star Bradford Dillman Dies at 87 Broadway, Film, and TV Star Bradford Dillman Dies at 87
by Stephanie Wild - January 19, 2018

Deadline reports that Bradford Dillman, Broadway, film, and television actor, has died on January 16. He was 87 and died from complications with pneumonia. Dillman starred as Edmund in the original Broadway production of Long Day's Journey Into Night in 1956.... (more...)
Scoop: 60 MINUTES on CBS - Sunday, January 21, 2018 Scoop: 60 MINUTES on CBS - Sunday, January 21, 2018
by - January 19, 2018

Get all the scoop on 60 MINUTES, airing on CBS on Sunday, January 21, 2018!... (more...)
VIDEO: Jimmy Kimmel Illustrates Effects of Looming Government Shutdown VIDEO: Jimmy Kimmel Illustrates Effects of Looming Government Shutdown
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

We are on the brink of a government shutdown as Congress tries to hammer out some kind of an agreement to keep the country open for business. One of the major argument points is around CHIP, which is a health insurance program that covers about 9 million kids and has yet to be re-authorized more tha... (more...)
GREATEST SHOWMAN, LADY BIRD Among ARTIOS AWARD Winners; Full List GREATEST SHOWMAN, LADY BIRD Among ARTIOS AWARD Winners; Full List
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2018

The Artios is awarded to those CSA members who receive primary screen (or program) credit for casting on the winning project. Location Casting Directors, Casting Executives and Department Heads who are CSA members and who receive credit on winning projects also receive an Artios Award. CSA Associate... (more...)
ESPN Announces New Roles for Senior Leaders ESPN Announces New Roles for Senior Leaders
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

ESPN today announced new roles for its senior leaders as it builds on the expansion and success of its domestic and global business.... (more...)
SportsCenter's Nicole Briscoe Signs New ESPN Contract; Will Host Indy 500 Telecast SportsCenter's Nicole Briscoe Signs New ESPN Contract; Will Host Indy 500 Telecast
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

ESPN has signed SportsCenter anchor Nicole Briscoe to a new contract and given her some extra duty: hosting ABC's telecast of the Indianapolis 500.... (more...)
JUST CHARLIE Out on DVD, VOD & All Digital Platforms, 1/30 JUST CHARLIE Out on DVD, VOD & All Digital Platforms, 1/30
by Movies News Desk - January 19, 2018

JUST CHARLIE will be released January 30th in the U.S. and Canada via Wolfe on DVD & VOD and across all digital platforms including iTunes, Vimeo On Demand and WolfeOnDemand.com, and many major retailers.... (more...)
VIDEO: Sneak Peek - New Drama THE MECHANISM Launches on Netflix 3/23 VIDEO: Sneak Peek - New Drama THE MECHANISM Launches on Netflix 3/23
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

Get ready to join a small group of dogged investigators on the hunt to discover the inner workings of the biggest corruption scheme of all time and the impact their pursuit will have on everyone involved - including themselves.... (more...)
VIDEO: Hard Work. Dedication. Teamwork. COACH SNOOP Launches on Netflix 2/2 VIDEO: Hard Work. Dedication. Teamwork. COACH SNOOP Launches on Netflix 2/2
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

COACH SNOOP launches globally on Netflix February 2, 2018. COACH SNOOP follows the legendary rapper outside the studio and on the field, as he coaches a team of teenagers in the Snoop Youth Football League.... (more...)
TBS Airs CONAN Without Borders: Haiti, 1/27 TBS Airs CONAN Without Borders: Haiti, 1/27
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

TBS' CONAN will travel internationally for the eighth time in three years for CONAN Without Borders: Haiti, a primetime special premiering Saturday, January 27 at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) on TBS.... (more...)
Nickelodeon Premieres Brand-New Series ZOOFARI, 2/5 Nickelodeon Premieres Brand-New Series ZOOFARI, 2/5
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

Nickelodeon will introduce kids to the wild and amazing world of animals with the brand-new clip-based series ZOOFARI, premiering Monday, Feb. 5, at 2 p.m. (ET/PT).... (more...)
VIDEO: Jessica Chastain Shows Jimmy Fallon What It's Like to Play the Female Role VIDEO: Jessica Chastain Shows Jimmy Fallon What It's Like to Play the Female Role
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jessica Chastain and Jimmy illustrated how underwritten female characters are by swapping genders while they read movie scenes.... (more...)
VIDEO: James Corden's 'Melania Trump' Sings LITTLE MERMAID Parody VIDEO: James Corden's 'Melania Trump' Sings LITTLE MERMAID Parody
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2018

From her lonely White House bedroom, 'Melania Trump' sings about wanting to be where the people are and sounds a lot like Ariel from THE LITTLE MERMAID. Below, watch James Corden's First Lady perform a parody of 'Part of Your World'!... (more...)
Freeform Developing Drama Series AUGS from Anonymous Content & Scott Stewart Freeform Developing Drama Series AUGS from Anonymous Content & Scott Stewart
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

The network is developing the hour-long drama AUGS, created and directed by Scott Stewart (Blumhouse's Dark Skies ).... (more...)
Freeform Developing Historical Period Drama CLEOPATRA Freeform Developing Historical Period Drama CLEOPATRA
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

Freeform's first-ever period drama will be an epic, female-centric adventure series following the life of the most beloved ruler in Egyptian history, CLEOPATRA, who after being exiled as a young woman decides to stand up against the patriarchy and fight back for her freedom and rightful place as hei... (more...)
Freeform Shares Cast Photo for Upcoming Mermaid Drama SIREN Freeform Shares Cast Photo for Upcoming Mermaid Drama SIREN
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

In advance of the March 29 premiere, Freeform unveiled a new cast photo from the upcoming mermaid drama SIREN at today's event... (more...)
Freeform's Original Series FAMOUS IN LOVE Returns for Second Season 4/4 Freeform's Original Series FAMOUS IN LOVE Returns for Second Season 4/4
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

Based on the novel by Rebecca Serle published by Little, Brown and Company, FAMOUS IN LOVE follows ordinary college student Paige (Bella Thorne), who got her big break after auditioning for the starring role in a Hollywood blockbuster, and her friends and co-stars as they try to navigate the bumpy w... (more...)
Freeform THE BOLD TYPE Returns for Season 2, 6/12 Freeform THE BOLD TYPE Returns for Season 2, 6/12
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

Named by USA Today as one of the 10 Best New TV Shows in 2017 and making Entertainment Weekly's list of The Best TV Episodes of 2017, THE BOLD TYPE will return for its highly anticipated second season on Tuesday, June 12 at 8:00 PM on Freeform, streaming and on demand.... (more...)
TLC Premieres New Wedding Makeover Series SAY YES: WEDDING SOS, 1/20 TLC Premieres New Wedding Makeover Series SAY YES: WEDDING SOS, 1/20
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

It's time for SAY YES: WEDDING SOS! TLC's new series premiering on Saturday, January 20th at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT will focus on transforming couples who have let themselves go.... (more...)
Scoop: ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING on NBC - Saturday, January 20, 2018 Scoop: ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING on NBC - Saturday, January 20, 2018
by - January 19, 2018

Get all the scoop on ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING, airing on NBC on Saturday, January 20, 2018!... (more...)
Frank Grillo & More Join Cast of Crime Thriller INTO THE ASHES Frank Grillo & More Join Cast of Crime Thriller INTO THE ASHES
by Movies News Desk - January 19, 2018

It was announced today that Frank Grillo, Luke Grimes and Robert Taylor have been tapped to star in the crime thriller INTO THE ASHES... (more...)
Freeform Gives Critically Acclaimed Series GROWN-ISH Season 2 Order Freeform Gives Critically Acclaimed Series GROWN-ISH Season 2 Order
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

At today's inaugural Freeform Summit, during kickoff panel conversation featuring Kenya Barris and Yara Shahidi, among others, GROWN-ISH executive producer alongside executive vice president, programming & development, Karey Burke, surprised series lead, Shahidi, with the news that the network has o... (more...)
Scoop: LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY 1/19 - 1/26 on NBC Scoop: LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY 1/19 - 1/26 on NBC
by TV Scoop - January 19, 2018

Get all the scoop on LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY 1/19 - 1/26, airing on NBC... (more...)
HBO Premieres Season Two of Hit Comedy Series HIGH MAINTENANCE, Today HBO Premieres Season Two of Hit Comedy Series HIGH MAINTENANCE, Today
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2018

the HBO comedy series HIGH MAINTENANCE will return for its ten-episode second season FRIDAY, JAN. 19 (11:00-11:30 p.m. ET/PT).... (more...)
Lisa Kudrow Joins Fourth Season of GRACE AND FRANKIE, Premiering Today Lisa Kudrow Joins Fourth Season of GRACE AND FRANKIE, Premiering Today
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2018

The fourth season of Netflix's GRACE AND FRANKIE has a third wheel and her name is Lisa Kudrow. The comedy returns to Netflix on January 19th!... (more...)