Viola Davis is on board to co-produce thriller Head Games for ABC. Series is from The Art of More creator Chuck Rose, Davis & Julius Tennon’s JuVee Productions and ABC Studios. Written by Rose and based on his book, Head Games follows a Park Avenue psychiatrist who’s approached by the government to come work for […]
A&E is gearing up for the holidays with a big helping of laughs, Wahlberg style. The season premiere of Wahlburgers debuts with back-to-back episodes on Wednesday, November 16 at 10p, continuing to chronicle the lives of the Wahlberg family including matriarch Alma and sons Mark, Donnie and Paul along with the rest of their family […]
Pay TV providers are not legally required to offer a refund if a channel goes dark in a carriage dispute, ruled the United States Court of Appeals. A class action lawsuit filed by two Dish subscribers claimed they were entitled to a credit for missing time on Fox News and Turner-owned channels in 2014, but […]
Discovery Communications is partnering with World Wildlife Fund to help conserve nearly 1 million acres of protected habitat in India and Bhutan to protect and increase the wild tiger population. “Discovery is a purpose-driven company, and for more than 30 years we’ve had cameras in every corner of the globe, from Planet Earth to Racing […]
CBS canceled summer series BrainDead and American Gothic. BrainDead averaged a soft 2.6 million viewers and 0.4 among A18-49 (Live+SD), while American Gothic drew 2.7 million viewers and a 0.5 in the demo. Last scripted summer dramas standing at the net is Zoo.
Gwen Stefani is returning to The Voice, joining Alicia Keys, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton as coach for season 12. Carson Daly will be back as host for the NBC musical competition series, which begins its season 12 production in February 2017. Current coach Miley Cyrus will return for season 13, which begins filming in […]
The partnership between CBS’ The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and Showtime has been named: Stephen Colbert’s Live Election Night Democracy’s Series Finale: Who’s Going To Clean Up This Shi*t? The election special airs on Tuesday, November 8 at 11p on Showtime. Program will feature Colbert reacting in real-time to the election results as the […]
The CW is developing a drama series adaptation of cyber-thriller Hacktivist from Alyssa Milano, Covert Affairs creators/EPs Matt Corman and Chris Ord, BOOM! Studios and CBS TV Studios. The project, based and Milano’s 2014 graphic novel, tells the story of Nate Graft and Ed Hiccox, two 20-something best friends and co-founders of the most important […]
NBC rescheduled a Donald Trump-ish episode of Law & Order: SVU from October 26 until after Election Day, November 8. The episode features Gary Cole as a wealthy businessman/presidential hopeful whose campaign is derailed by women with damaging accusations.
Syfy renewed Van Helsing for a second season. The action-horror drama just debuted September 23; production on 13 new episodes is slated to begin in January. “The team is very thankful and ready to go – ready to get back on the road to Denver and to spill a lot of blood along the way,” […]