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NBC Sets Aug. 5 Premiere Dates for Two New Comedies and Robust List of Reality Series as Network Looks for Fifth Straight Summer Win in 18-49

Press release from NBC, March 26, 2015: NBC has set Wednesday, Aug. 5, for a new hourlong block of comedies as “Mr. Robinson” will premiere at 9 p.m. immediately followed by “The Carmichael Show” at 9:30 p.m. In addition, new…

‘Vince Gilligan’s Island of MeTV’: The Influential Creator of ‘Breaking Bad’ and Co-Creator of ‘Better Call Saul’ Hosts a Night of His Favorite MeTV Shows April 5

Press release from MeTV, March 26, 2015: MeTV, Memorable Entertainment Television, America’s #1 All Classic TV Network, brings the star power of New Hollywood to viewers across the country with the ‘Vince Gilligan’s Island of MeTV’ special event this April….

2015 NCAA Tournament Delivers Record-Setting Numbers for Sweet 16 Thursday & Tournament Coverage to Date

Press release from CBS Sports and Turner Sports, March 27, 2015: The 2015 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship continues to deliver record-setting numbers across multimedia platforms. CBS Sports and Turner Sports’ exclusive coverage of the Regional Semifinals on Thursday,…

Nickelodeon’s 28th Annual ‘Kids’ Choice Awards’ to Simulcast Across Nickelodeon, TeenNick, Nicktoons and TV Land, Live Stream on Nick.com and Nick App Saturday, March 28, at 8 p.m. (ET/PT)

Press release from Nickelodeon, March 26, 2015: Nickelodeon’s 28th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards hosted by Nick Jonas will simulcast for the first time across Nickelodeon, TeenNick, Nicktoons and TV Land, and live stream on Nick.com and the Nick App this…

William Petersen Returns to Television in WGN America’s Critically Acclaimed Series ‘Manhattan,’ Produced by Lionsgate, Skydance and Tribune Studios

Press release from WGN America, March 26, 2015: WGN America announced today that William Petersen (“CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”) has joined the cast of its critically acclaimed drama “Manhattan,” marking his return to television after his celebrated Emmy and Golden…

History Greenlights Fourth Season of Hit Drama Series

Press release from History, March 26, 2015: HISTORY has picked up a fourth season of its hit scripted series VIKINGS, it was announced today by Dirk Hoogstra, EVP and General Manager, HISTORY & H2. VIKINGS is created and written by…

Starz Offers Spring Free Preview of Starz and Encore Premium Channels for Select Cable, Satellite and Telco Distributors

Press release from Starz, March 25, 2015: Starz is offering an exclusive free preview of STARZ and ENCORE programming through select cable, satellite and Telco affiliates in the United States beginning March 26 – just in time to catch up…

News One Now’s First Primetime Special Outperforms CNN and Fox News Among A25-54 in Time Period

Press release from TV One, March 25, 2015: TV One today announced that News One Now’s first-ever primetime news special, Mo’Nique: Uncensored, which premiered at 10PM/ET on Sunday, March 22, delivered a .24 P25-54 rating (144K) outperforming CNN’s Wonder List…

CNNgo Launches on Apple TV

Press release from CNN, March 25, 2015: CNN announced today the availability of CNNgo on Apple TV. As part of the industry-wide TV Everywhere initiative, CNNgo is now available in more than 86 million homes and to participating TV providers…

OWN Delivers Most-Watched Night in Network History

Press release from Oprah Winfrey Network, March 25, 2015: Oprah Winfrey Network posted its most-watched night in network history on Tuesday (3/24/15) garnering 3.5 million viewers for the season finale of “The Haves and the Have Nots” (9 p.m.) and…