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Steve Harvey's Daytime Series STEVE Renewed for Season Two Steve Harvey's Daytime Series STEVE Renewed for Season Two
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

Steve Harvey's daytime series STEVE has been renewed for its second season in national syndication, it was announced today.... (more...)
Netflix Announces Weekly Topical Series THE JOEL MCHALE SHOW Netflix Announces Weekly Topical Series THE JOEL MCHALE SHOW
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

He's back! Comedian and actor Joel McHale is coming to Netflix with the weekly, topical series THE JOEL MCHALE SHOW with Joel McHale starting Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018.... (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...)
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...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On DEN OF THIEVES Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On DEN OF THIEVES
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2018

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On DEN OF THIEVES... (more...)
Breaking Glass Pictures Acquires Yan England Thriller '1:54' Breaking Glass Pictures Acquires Yan England Thriller '1:54'
by Movies News Desk - January 18, 2018

Breaking Glass Pictures has acquired US rights to Oscar-nominated writer-director Yan England's ( Henry ) awarding-winning, psychological thriller 1:54.... (more...)
NBCUniversal to Present Most Live Winter Olympics Coverage Ever NBCUniversal to Present Most Live Winter Olympics Coverage Ever
by TV News Desk - January 18, 2018

The networks of NBCUniversal will present the most live Winter Olympics ever, when the XXIII Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, begin on Feb. 8.... (more...)
CBS Announces NFL Players Competing on Live Special MVP: MOST VALUABLE PERFORMER CBS Announces NFL Players Competing on Live Special MVP: MOST VALUABLE PERFORMER
by TV News Desk - January 18, 2018

CBS announced today the NFL players who will compete to be crowned the MVP: MOST VALUABLE PERFORMER on a new, live, one-hour interactive talent show hosted by LL COOL J, to be broadcast Thursday, Jan. 25 (8:00-9:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network.... (more...)
Velocity Premieres All-New Season of INSIDE WEST COAST CUSTOMS, 1/23 Velocity Premieres All-New Season of INSIDE WEST COAST CUSTOMS, 1/23
by TV News Desk - January 18, 2018

Car customization entrepreneur, Ryan Friedlinghaus, returns to Velocity for an all new season of INSIDE WEST COAST CUSTOMS as the hit series takes viewers inside his famous, highly regarded 60,000 square foot shop in Burbank, CA as Friedlinghaus and team create over-the-top rides for some of the top... (more...)
Discovery Channel Premieres All-New Series SHIFTING GEARS WITH AARON KAUFMAN, 3/5 Discovery Channel Premieres All-New Series SHIFTING GEARS WITH AARON KAUFMAN, 3/5
by TV News Desk - January 18, 2018

Taking on concepts and builds he's always dreamed of, Aaron will extend his skills in spaces he's never worked in before and with different types of vehicles in the brand-new series SHIFTING GEARS WITH AARON KAUFMAN, premiering Monday, March 5 at 10pm ET/PT on Discovery. The series is produced by Cr... (more...)
Premier League Leaders Manchester City Host Newcastle Saturday 1/20 Premier League Leaders Manchester City Host Newcastle Saturday 1/20
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2018

Premier League Leaders Manchester City Host Newcastle Saturday 1/20... (more...)
NBC's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Hits Season High in Total Viewers NBC's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Hits Season High in Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - January 17, 2018

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE has delivered a season high in total viewers. The Jan. 13 telecast of 'Saturday Night Live,' hosted by Sam Rockwell and featuring musical guest Halsey, averaged a 1.91 rating, 9 share in adults 18-49 and 7.234 million viewers.... (more...)
Katie Couric to Host NBC's Primetime Coverage of Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Katie Couric to Host NBC's Primetime Coverage of Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony
by TV News Desk - January 17, 2018

Award-winning journalist Katie Couric returns to NBC to co-host the Opening Ceremony for the XXIII Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, it was announced today by Jim Bell, President, NBC Olympics Production and Programming.... (more...)
Cartoon Network Celebrates 20th Anniversary of THE POWERPUFF GIRLS Cartoon Network Celebrates 20th Anniversary of THE POWERPUFF GIRLS
by TV News Desk - January 17, 2018

Cartoon Network announced today that THE POWERPUFF GIRLS will be celebrating its 20th anniversary. As the original harbingers of girl power, the iconic brand has been an inspiration to generations of girls and young women since its initial launch in November 1998.... (more...)
NBC OLYMPICS Debuts New, Live Olympic Ice Presented by Toyota, 2/10 NBC OLYMPICS Debuts New, Live Olympic Ice Presented by Toyota, 2/10
by TV News Desk - January 17, 2018

NBC Olympics will debut Olympic Ice Presented by Toyota, a new live, daily figure skating show airing nightly at 7 p.m. ET on NBCSN beginning Feb. 10 and continuing through Feb. 24. Live Olympic figure skating competition will follow the show in primetime.... (more...)
NBCSN Presents 2018 Nascar Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony This Friday 1/19 NBCSN Presents 2018 Nascar Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony This Friday 1/19
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2018

NBCSN Presents 2018 Nascar Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony This Friday 1/19... (more...)
CRASHLETES Returns To Nickelodeon For Season Three 2/11 CRASHLETES Returns To Nickelodeon For Season Three 2/11
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2018

CRASHLETES Returns To Nickelodeon For Season Three 2/11... (more...)
Notable Authors, Celebrities & More Lend Voices to PBS's THE GREAT AMERICAN READ Notable Authors, Celebrities & More Lend Voices to PBS's THE GREAT AMERICAN READ
by TV News Desk - January 16, 2018

Today at the Television Critics Association Press Tour, PBS President and CEO Paula Kerger announced key authors, celebrities and notable figures in the entertainment, sports, news and literary worlds who will lend their voices and passion to THE GREAT AMERICAN READ... (more...)
Raelle Tucker and Scott Winant Team for Scripted Drama Series for Facebook Watch Raelle Tucker and Scott Winant Team for Scripted Drama Series for Facebook Watch
by TV News Desk - January 16, 2018

Continuing its forayinto creating digital first entertainment, Blumhouse Televisionhas joined forces with two of television's top creative voices, Raelle Tucker (True Blood, The Returned, Jessica Jones) and two-time Emmy Award winner Scott Winant (True Blood, Good Girls Revolt, Californication)to pr... (more...)
New Action-Packed Series FLY GUYS to Premiere on Facebook's Watch New Action-Packed Series FLY GUYS to Premiere on Facebook's Watch
by TV News Desk - January 16, 2018

Facebook today announced a brand new action-packed series FLY GUYS that will debut on FacebookWatch onFriday, February 2, 2018.... (more...)
Amazon Studios Signs Overall Deal with Emmy-Nominated Creator Sharon Horgan Amazon Studios Signs Overall Deal with Emmy-Nominated Creator Sharon Horgan
by TV News Desk - January 16, 2018

Amazon Studios today announced it has closed an exclusive two-year overall deal with Emmy-nominated writer and creator Sharon Horgan (Catastrophe).... (more...)
Electus and Bear Grylls Invite Facebook Watch Viewers to FACE THE WILD This March Electus and Bear Grylls Invite Facebook Watch Viewers to FACE THE WILD This March
by TV News Desk - January 16, 2018

Acclaimed production company Electus and globally renowned survival expert, adventurer and former soldier, Bear Grylls, will be making some of his biggest fans' dreams come true when new docu-series Bear Grylls: FACE THE WILD launches March 21 on Facebook Watch... (more...)
Scoop: SHARK TANK on ABC - Sunday, February 4, 2018 Scoop: SHARK TANK on ABC - Sunday, February 4, 2018
by TV Scoop - January 16, 2018

Get all the scoop on SHARK TANK, airing on ABC on Sunday, February 4, 2018!... (more...)
Dale Earnhardt Jr. to Make NBC Debuts at SUPER BOWL LII & WINTER OLYMPICS Dale Earnhardt Jr. to Make NBC Debuts at SUPER BOWL LII & WINTER OLYMPICS
by TV News Desk - January 16, 2018

Motorsports icon and two-time Daytona 500 winning driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. will make his NBC debuts as a contributor for the network's coverage of Super Bowl LII on Sunday, February 4, and the XXIII Olympic Winter Games, beginning Thursday, February 8.... (more...)