Programming Highlights

    • L.A. Burning: The Riots 25 Years Later

      Date: April 18

      Time: 9pm

      A&E Network presents an original two-hour documentary marking the 25th anniversary of the infamous L.A. riots that reexamines the intense and life-changing events through the eyes of those who lived it. From executive producer John Singleton and directors One9 and Erik Parker, "L.A. Burning: The Riots 25 Years Later" premieres Tuesday, April 18 at 9:00 pm A&E Network. 

    • Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath

      Date: TBD

      Time: TBD

      A&E renewed Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath for a new 10-part season. The series ranks as cable’s #1 new unscripted series among A25-54 and total viewers in Live+7 for 2016. “We have been deluged with messages from those who have stories to tell who feel the show is a forum where their voices can be heard,” said Remini. “We have been overwhelmed with support from well-wishers and fans of the show from around the world. But most importantly we felt compelled to proceed with another season to continue to reveal truths and seek justice for all victims.”

    • The Lowe Files

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      Time: TBD

      A&E placed a 9-episode order for the new nonfiction series The Lowe Files, following Rob Lowe and his 2 sons as they travel the country exploring infamous unsolved mysteries. “Watching Rob, Matthew and John Owen take this awesome adventure together, something that has long been a part of their family narrative, is the kind of organic programming that our viewers respond to best,” said Elaine Frontain Bryant, EVP and head of programming for A&E. “Their explorations will certainly lead them to dynamic and exciting places, but a nostalgic journey for a father and his sons is what’s at the heart of the series.”

    • Biography

      Date: Spring

      Time: TBD

      Biography is returning to A+E Networks after 5 years as a re-imagined global, linear and digital non-fiction franchise, focusing on meaningful events and personalities and their impact on culture. The series will begin to roll out on A&E, History and Lifetime domestically and internationally across all platforms beginning this spring. Initial linear projects include stories on Biggie Smalls, Vladimir Putin, John Gotti, Elizabeth Smart, Mike Tyson, David Koresh and Tupac Shakur.

    • Preacher

      Date: June 19

      Time: 9pm

      AMC’s Preacher will be back for season 2 Monday, June 19 at 9:00 pm. The expanded second season, consisting of 13 episodes, is a genre-bending thrill ride that follows West Texas preacher Jesse Custer (Dominic Cooper), his badass ex-girlfriend Tulip (Academy Award(R) nominee Ruth Negga) and an Irish vampire named Cassidy (Joseph Gilgun) as they embark on a road trip to find God and are thrust into a twisted battle spanning Heaven, Hell and everywhere in between.

    • Talking with Chris Hardwick

      Date: April 9

      Time: TBD

      He can’t stop talking. Chris Hardwick, host of The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead after-show Talking Dead, will host Talking with Chris Hardwick for AMC starting Sunday, April 9, a week after the season 7 ender of Walking Dead. “Talking will have the skin of Talking Dead, the soul of the Nerdist podcast and the guts of a Comic-Con panel,” Hardwick said. “I have loved learning how to do a talk show these last six years on Talking Dead but am eager to expand the format into other areas of pop culture.” Talking with Chris Hardwick will become a year round franchise.  But it won’t be the only show with Harwick’s name in the title - he also hosts Comedy Central late night game show @Midnight With Chris Hardwick.

    • Better Call Saul

      Date: April 10

      Time: 10pm

      Better Call Saul star Bob Odenkirk told an audience in Berlin that viewers will see the slim ball lawyer extraordinaire Saul Goodman appear on the show in season three. Odenkirk said “For the first time, we get to see Saul Goodman, but not the way you think. You’ll get to see Saul Goodman, but he is not what you saw in Breaking Bad.” Odenkirk offered another mini-spoiler saying that Giancarlo Esposito’s character, drug king-pin Gus Fring, will be back with a story line. “Odenkirk said about Gus, “We get to know more about his empire building.” Better Call Saul returns to AMC on Monday, April 10 at 10:00 pm.

    • The Son

      Date: April 8

      Time: 9pm

      Pierce Brosnan is set to headline upcoming AMC drama The Son. The series is a multi-generational epic tale of America’s birth as a superpower through the bloody rise and fall of one Texas family. Brosnan will play Eli, the head of the McCullough family. The role was originally awarded to Sam Neill, who opted to vacate the project for personal reasons. The Son debuts on April 8th at 9pm ET on AMC.

    • Halt and Catch Fire

      Date: 2017

      Time: TBD

      Halt and Catch Fire has been renewed for a fourth and final season by AMC. Creators and showrunners Christopher Cantwell and Christopher C. Rogers will write the show to its conclusion, according to the network. Halt and Catch Fire focuses on the dawn of the computer industry in the 1980’s in Texas and California.

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    • Top Gear America

      Date: TBD

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      BBC AMERICA announced today the greenlight of Top Gear America. With a nod to its UK roots, the reimagined US spin-off of Top Gear will appear on BBCA with three new presenters in eight hour-long episodes starting later this year. The series will be hosted by racing enthusiast and veteran film and television actor William Fichtner, world champion drag racer Antron Brown, and premier British automotive journalist Tom "Wookie" Ford.

    • Being Mary Jane

      Date: July 18

      Time: 10pm

      BET isn’t keeping fans hanging. Being Mary Jane, which aired its midseason finale on Tuesday, will return with 10 new episodes Tuesday, July 18 at 10:00 pm.

    • The Real Housewives of Potomac

      Date: April 12

      Time: 9:00pm

      Season 2 of The Real Housewives of Potomac premieres Sunday, April 12 at 9:00 pm. Bravo promises “crumbling marriages, betrayed friendships, promising romances and shifting loyalties.”

    • The Real Housewives of New York City

      Date: April 5

      Time: 9pm

      New Housewife Tinsley Mortimer joins the cast of The Real Housewives of New York City for season 9, starting Wednesday, April 5 at 9:00 pm on Bravo.

    • Cyrus vs. Cyrus

      Date: May 25

      Time: 10pm

      There will famous faces dropping in to Bravo reality show Cyrus vs. Cyrus: Design and Conquer, following mother-and-daughter Tish and Brandi Cyrus as they make over luxurious homes in Nashville. Other members of the clan making special appearances include Billy Ray, Miley, Noah, Trace and Braison. Series premieres Thursday, May 25 at 10:00 pm.

    • Vanderpump Rules

      Date: April 3

      Time: 8pm

      Bravo Media serves up the drama with a three-part reunion of Vanderpump Rules kicking off on Monday, April 3 at 8:00 pm and running for three consecutive Mondays. Host Andy Cohen sits down with Lisa Vanderpump and her current and former SUR staff to rehash the season’s defining moments, from scandalous hookups and cheating accusations to wild wedding festivities.

    • Below Deck Mediterranean

      Date: May 2

      Time: 9pm

      Season 2 of Bravo’s Below Deck Mediterranean launches Tuesday, May 2 at 9:00 pm. This go-round, a female captain will be leading the crew.

    • Top Chef

      Date: TBD

      Time: TBD

      Top Chef is headed for Colorado for season 15. Production begins this spring in Denver, Boulder and Telluride. “We are always on the hunt for the next great culinary destination and Colorado is fast becoming a hot spot for young chefs and foodies, making it an ideal backdrop for our upcoming season,” said Shari Levine, EVP, current production for Bravo.

    • Stripped

      Date: Summer 2017

      Time: TBD

      Get ready for more naked TV. Bravo Media greenlit Stripped, a reality series based on the hit Scandinavian format, slated to premiere this summer. Participants forego all material possessions - clothing, furniture, money and more - for 21 days

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    • Hometown Heroes

      Date: March 31

      Time: 10:00pm

      CMT will air the Ram Trucks-sponsored one-hour special CMT Hometown Heroes featuring country acts Chris Stapleton, Darius Rucker and Brett Eldredge as they make surprise returns to their hometowns to give back and perform for their very own hometown heroes, on Friday, March 31 at 10:00 pm.

    • Idiotsitter

      Date: April 6

      Time: 10pm

      It's back to school for Comedy Central's most mischievous duo, Gene (Jillian Bell) and Billie (Charlotte Newhouse), as they return for season two of Idiotsitter premiering Thursday, April 6 at 10:00 pm. In the second season of Idiotsitter the adventurous, odd couple Billie and Gene head off to college where Billie is determined to fulfill her lifelong dream of being a college professor and Gene learns what it means to be a co-ed. Idiotsitter follows the lives of Billie, a cash-strapped, straight and narrow Ivy League grad, who reluctantly answers a babysitting ad to make ends meet, and Gene, an heiress in need of a court-appointed guardian while under house arrest in her daddy's mansion.

    • The Gorburger Show

      Date: April 9

      Time: Midnight

      Comedy Central breaks the mold with the intergalactic late night talk show The Gorburger Show, premiering on Sunday, April 9 at Midnight. The Gorburger Show features a giant blue extra-terrestrial (voiced by T.J. Miller, Silicon Valley) who, after invading a Japanese television variety show and enslaving its staff, settles in as host in an attempt to understand what it means to be human. The Gorburger Show features celebrity interviews, musical guests, strange games and other random happenings. Guests include Rob Corddry, Larry King, Tig Notaro, Dr. Drew Pinsky, Reggie Watts and more. 

    • Colossal Clusterfest

      Date: June 4

      Time: TBD

      Comedy Central plans to launch Colossal Clusterfest, a three-day event that will feature comedy showcases, music, podcast recordings and collaborations by the artist attending the event. Jerry Seinfeld, Kevin Hart and Bill Burr will headline the event at San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza and the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. The cable network plans to air a 90-minute live special from the event on June 4.

    • Farmers' Market Flip

      Date: April 20

      Time: 10pm

      Cooking Channel will highlight fresh seasonal ingredients on new series Farmers' Market Flip, premiering Thursday, April 20 at 10:00 pm. Two teams of chefs will be pitted against each other to find the best the farmers' market has to offer and cook the most delicious gourmet meal for the judges. Host Jeff Mahin presides over the competition.

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      Cooking Channel will dish out new culinary competition Farmer's Market Flip, hosted by Jeff Mahin; an exploration of colossal fare in Monster Food; and Late Night Eats.

    • Manhunt: The UNABOMer

      Date: 2017

      Time: TBD

      Brian d’Arcy James (Hamilton), Trieste Kelly Dunn (Blindspot) and Elizabeth Reaser (Mad Men) have joined the cast of Manhunt: The UNABOMer, formerly known as Manifesto. The new title reflects the name used by the original taskforce created by the FBI and ATF. The series recounts the story of the hunt for Ted Kaczynski, who conducted a letter bombing campaign in the 1980’s and early 1990’s. Manhunt: The UNABOMer will air on the Discovery Channel later this year.

    • Street Outlaws

      Date: April 10

      Time: 9pm

      A new season of Street Outlaws hits Discovery on April 10 at 9:00 pm. The show’s return follows a Monday, March 27 at 9:00 pm crossover special, Mega Race, pitting Motor Mondays’ Street Outlaws against Fast N’ Loud.

    • Deadliest Catch

      Date: April 11

      Time: 9pm

      Over the past 12 years, the veteran captains of DEADLIEST CATCH thought they've seen it all. But this year proves to be like no other on record. Generations of fishermen have made a hard living setting out of Dutch Harbor, Alaska, one of the nation's most prolific crabbing ports. However, this year the crabs have seemingly vanished - igniting a gruelling hunt to save the fleet's way of life. After a massive temperature spike in the Bering Sea, traditional fishing hot spots are now coming up empty. And the situation leaves everyone in the fleet - veterans and greenhorns alike - wondering what can be done to save the season? From Original Productions, the 16-time Emmy Award-winning series DEADLIEST CATCH returns for its 13th season on Tuesday, April 11 at 9:00 pm on the Discovery Channel

    • Sacred Cod

      Date: April 13

      Time: 9pm

      SACRED COD, premiering Thursday, April 13, at 9:00 pm on Discovery, chronicles the collapse of America's oldest fishery. Scientists and environmental advocates have attributed the decline to overfishing, climate change, and government mismanagement. Many of the fishermen -- who are losing their livelihoods and way of life as the species has declined -- have argued that the science is wrong and have protested the government's ban. The film features interviews with fishermen and their families, along with scientists, advocates, and federal officials who warn that the plight of cod could be a harbinger for fish around the world as the planet warms and overfishing persists. The illuminating documentary tells a complex story that shows how one of the greatest fisheries on the planet has been driven to the edge of commercial extinction, while providing suggestions about how consumers can help support sustainable fisheries. It also shows how climate change is no longer a distant threat and is now having a very real impact on everything from fish to fishermen. 

    • Yukon Men

      Date: April 21

      Time: 9pm

      Season 6 of Discovery’s Yukon Men kicks off Friday, April 21 at 9:00 pm, with the guys rebuilding after a devastating fire, and fighting to preserve a way of life threatened by a new road.

    • Walk the Prank

      Date: April 1

      Time: 11am

      Season 2 of Disney XD’s hidden-camera series Walk the Prank premieres April Fool’s Day with back-to-back episodes starting at 11:00 am. Launch-to-date, the show has generated nearly 200 million viewer engagements across multiple platforms.

    • Ducktales

      Date: Summer 2017

      Time: TBD

      Disney XD series Ducktales, set to debut in the Summer of  2017, will be exec-produced by Matt Youngberg (Ben 10: Omniverse). Francisco Angones (Wander Over Yonder) will serve as story editor and co-producer, and Sean Jimenez (Gravity Falls) is art director for production company Disney Television Animation. Series will feature characters including Donald Duck, Scrooge McDuck, and Huey, Dewey and Louie.

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      DIY Network will power up 301 hours of new original programming in 2017 including 12 new series, 27 returning shows and 22 one-hour specials. Among the new are Renovation Realities: Ben & Ginger, which follows ABC-TV News chief meteorologist Ginger Zee and her husband, NBC-TV and Extra reporter Ben Aaron, as they buy a fixer upper outside NY; and the return of Vanilla Ice in a new season of The Vanilla Ice Project this July.

       

    • Second Wives Clubs

      Date: May 4

      Time: 9pm

      E!’s Second Wives Clubs bows Thursday, May 4 at 9:00 pm. The eight-episode docu-series follows six women - Shiva Safai, Katie Cazorla, Veronika Obeng, Shawna Craig, Tania Mehra and Morisa Surrey - who are married or engaged to wealthy, powerful men.

    • Botched

      Date: June 18

      Time: 9pm

      Dr. Terry Dubrow and Dr. Paul Nassif are back in the operating room to fix failed plastic when Botched returns Sunday, June 18 at 9:00 pm on E!.

    • Famously Single

      Date: July 9

      Time: 10pm

      Famously Single returns to E! with 7 new celebs, along with lovelorn returnee Calum Best, on Sunday, July 9 at 10:00 pm. Looking for romance (and another 15 minutes of reality TV fame) will be Khloe Kardashian bestie Malika Haqq, Chad Johnson (The Bachelorette), Ronnie Magro-Ortiz (Jersey Shore), Tiffany Pollard (Flavor of Love), Karina Smirnoff (Dancing With the Stars) and Dorothy Wang (#RichKids of Beverly Hills). Season one of Famously Single was E!’s strongest performing weekday 10p series of 2016.

    • The Royals

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      The Royals will continue to reign. E! Entertainment announced a season four pick-up for the scripted drama. Season 3 averaged 1.1 million total viewers, more than 600,000 in the A18-49 demo and 1.6 million weekly social engagements.

    • One and Not Done

      Date: April 9

      Time: 9pm

      The next installment of the award-winning ESPN 30 for 30 series will be One and Not Done, which will take an intimate look at University of Kentucky men’s basketball coach John Calipari’s successful and controversial journey. Calipari began his basketball career as a high school point guard, to a dominating UMass coach, to the King of Kentucky. The film will debut on ESPN Thursday, April 9 at 9:00 pm.

    • Texas Cake House

      Date: Summer

      Time: TBD

      Food Network gobbled up a new culinary travelogue, Incredible Edible America (wt), hosted by comedian Jeff Dunham and his wife Audrey. The 6-parter follows the couple cross-country as they meet and eat. The net also announced plans for more Texas Cake House, which bowed in January; both series are set for summer launches.

    • Help My Yelp

      Date: April 10

      Time: 10pm

      Restaurants work to boost their online reputation in Help My Yelp. Hosted by chef and restaurant consultant Monti Carlo, the six-episode series premieres Monday, April 10 at 10:00 pm on Food Network.

    • Iron Chef Gauntlet

      Date: April 16

      Time: 9pm

      The culinary skill, strategy and stamina of Iron Chef America returns to Food Network with Iron Chef Gauntlet, a fresh reboot of the franchise hosted by Alton Brown premiering Sunday, April 16 at 9:00 pm. It will be preceded by one-hour special The Legend of Iron Chef and followed by the series debut of Iron Chef Eats at 10:00 pm, where familiar faces from Iron Chef reveal their favorite food spots from around the country. 

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      Food Network's 2017 slate includes Iron Chef Gauntlet, hosted by Alton Brown and with the fiercest of opponents, Iron Chefs Bobby Flay, Masaharu Morimoto and Michael Symon; plus Guy Fieri's upcoming docu-series Guy's Big Project (working title), slated for Q4, that will offer fans and foodies alike a shot to have their dream show made into reality.

    • Fargo

      Date: April 19

      Time: 10:00pm

      Fargo will return with its third, all-new "true crime" tale on Wednesday, April 19 at 10:00 pm on FX. Production on the Emmy(R) Award and Golden Globe(R) Award winning limited series is currently underway in Calgary with stars Ewan McGregor (in dual roles), Carrie Coon, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and David Thewlis. Set in 2010, the third installment of Fargo centers on "Emmit" and his slightly younger brother "Ray Stussy" (Ewan McGregor). Emmit, the Parking Lot King of Minnesota, sees himself as an American success story, whereas Ray is more of a cautionary tale. Forever living in his more successful brother's shadow, Ray is a balding and pot-bellied parole officer with a huge chip on his shoulder about the hand he's been dealt - and he blames his brother. Their sibling rivalry follows a twisted path that begins with petty theft but soon leads to murder, mobsters and cut-throat competitive bridge. Carrie Coon stars as "Gloria Burgle," the steady chief of the local police department. A newly divorced mother, Gloria is trying to understand the new world around her, where people connect more intimately with their phones than with the people around them. Mary Elizabeth Winstead stars as Ray's girlfriend, "Nikki Swango," a crafty and alluring recent parolee with a passion for competitive bridge. David Thewlis stars as "V.M. Vargas," a mysterious loner and true capitalist whose bosses plan to partner with Emmit, whether "The Parking Lot King" likes it or not. 

    • Mayans MC

      Date: TBD

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      Edward James Olmos (Battlestar Gallactica) will join the cast of FX’s Mayans MC when production begins next month. The Sons of Anarchy spin-off follows the Mayans motorcycle club lead by EZ Reyes (yet to be cast) as they form on the California-Mexico border. Sons of Anarchy creator Kurt Sutter will direct the pilot and will serve as executive producer.

    • The Deep

      Date: TBD

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      Set in 1814, Taboo follows James Keziah Delaney, a man who has been to the ends of the earth and comes back irrevocably changed. Believed to be long dead, he returns home to London from Africa to inherit what is left of his father's shipping empire and rebuild a life for himself. But his father's legacy is a poisoned chalice, and with enemies lurking in every dark corner, James must navigate increasingly complex territories to avoid his own death sentence. Encircled by conspiracy, murder, and betrayal, a dark family mystery unfolds in a combustible tale of love and treachery. The new drama series stars Tom Hardy.  The show is also executive produced by Hardy alongside Ridley Scott and Steven Knight who created the eight-episode drama series.  The first trailer is being released as production continues in London with a major international cast for FX and BBC One.  Taboo is currently anticipated to air in 2017.

    • Feud: Charles and Diana

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      FX gave the green light to a second installment of Ryan Murphy’s Feud: Charles and Diana, before the first debuts. The network ordered a 10-episode second season of the anthology project, which in round two will focus on Prince Charles and Princess Diana. The first season delves into the feud between Bette Davis and Joan Crawford and stars Susan Sarandon and Jessica Lange, respectively.

    • Katrina: American Crime Story

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      Matthew Broderick has been cast to play former Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) director Michael D. Brown in the upcoming Katrina: American Crime Story anthology on FX. This will be the second installment of the Emmy-winning series from Ryan Murphy, Nina Jacobsen and Brad Simpson, and will cover America’s response to the devastating storm in 2005.

    • Taboo

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      FX drama Taboo will be back for season 2. The first run of the series, exec produced and starring Tom Hardy as a man thought long dead, ranks third among new cable dramas over the past year among A18-49 (1.32 million) and sixth in total viewers (2.62 million) on a Live+3 basis.

    • Legion

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      FX ordered season 2 of Legion, based on the Marvel Comics. “The first season of Legion was a stunning achievement,” said Eric Schrier, president with Nick Grad of original programming, FX Networks and FX Productions. “More than a new series, Legion is a wholly original take on the super hero genre.”

    • Winsanity and Divided

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      Time: TBD

      GSN issued second season orders to Winsanity and Divided. The network also greenlit Emoji-focused game show Emogenius as part of its 2017 upfront slate, and has four projects in development. Among them, Blast Your Past executive produced by Andy Cohen, in which celebrities poke fun at their lives before they were famous

    • Meow Madness

      Date: April 3

      Time: 8pm

      Hallmark Channel is digging its claws into men’s college basketball championship season. On Monday, April 3 at 8:00 pm the net will air the inaugural kitten basketball championship, Meow Madness with an accompanying bracket system that pairs a kitten basketball star to one of 64 Hallmark Original Christmas movie titles.

    • Countdown to Christmas

      Date: TBD

      Time: TBD

      Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries will be jingling all the way to the holidays, with a record 20 new movies for Hallmark Channel’s “Countdown to Christmas” and 12 for HM&M’s “The Most Wonderful Movies of Christmas” 2017 season. “We were the first cable network to create a 24/7 holiday destination on television, and our viewership has grown every single year  85 million viewers in 2016 alone,” said Michelle Vicary, EVP, programming & publicity, Crown Media Family Networks. “We have a distinct brand of content viewers come to see.” Last Xmas season, Hallmark Channel ranked #1 with W25-54.

    • The Perfect Catch

      Date: April 22

      Time: 8pm

      "The Perfect Catch," a Hallmark Channel Original Movie World Premiere, airs Saturday, April 22 at 8:00 pm. Starring Nikki DeLoach ("Awkward," "Days of Our Lives") and Andrew Walker ("Love on Ice"), the film is currently in production in Vancouver, British Columbia. The film is part of Hallmark Channel's popular and highly-rated SPRING FLING programming event. Jessica Parker (DeLoach), a single parent to an eight-year-old son, runs the local diner. When Jessica's former high school boyfriend, superstar baseball player Chase Tanner (Walker) returns to town, Jessica finds the inspiration to reinvent her struggling diner and revisits the past to find something even better for the future.  Check out all the upcoming Hallmark Original movies here.

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      HLN executives are unveiling their latest steps to revamp the network. After devoting time to the daytime programming lineup, the programmers are now focusing on primetime. The network currently airs multiple episodes of Forensic Files, a documentary series about crime-solving techniques. HLN hopes to cut back on the program in the months to come. Other programs planned for primetime on HLN include Beyond Reasonable Doubt debuting on June 2 at 9:00 pm, Something is Killing Me launching on Friday, July 21 at 9:00 pm and Inside Secret Places with Chris Cuomo debuting Friday, November 3 at 9:00 pm.

    • Beachfront Bargain Hunt

      Date: 2017

      Time: TBD

      Armed with the overall strong ratings performance of its fantasy lifestyle series, HGTV has renewed Beachfront Bargain Hunt, which earlier this month scored its highest-rated premiere episode ever for the series, as well as Caribbean Life, Island Life, Mexico Life, Island Hunters, Hawaii Life and Beachfront Bargain Hunt Renovation. In all, the network has commissioned 146 fresh episodes of the seven series. The new episodes are slated to air in 2017

    • Flip of Flop Vegas

      Date: April 6

      Time: 9pm

      HGTV’s Flip or Flop franchise, which started with Tarek and Christina El Moussa flipping houses in Southern California, is expanding. Flip or Flop Vegas, starring contractor and MMA fighter Bristol Marunde and his wife, real estate agent and designer Aubrey, showcases the couple’s renovation and flipping skills. Premieres Thursday, April 6 at 9:00 pm.

    • Urban Oasis Giveaway

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      HGTV’s Urban Oasis Giveaway will be located in Knoxville, TN, which happens to be the headquarters of the network. A fully renovated and furnished home will be given away in a national sweepstakes held this fall. “We know what an up-and-coming metropolis truly is,” said Ron Feinbaum, GM of HGTV home promotions. “It has it all, including an urban feel infused with Southern hospitality.”

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      HGTV had its highest-rated year in 2016 and was No. 2 in total day viewing among all adult demographics. The network will evolve two of its top properties into franchises, spinning off top-watched Fixer Upper with companion series Fixer Upper: Behind the Design, which will focus on how co-host Joanna Gaines creates the designs that appear in each episode, and expanding Flip or Flop to five new cities: Las Vegas, Atlanta, Fort Worth, Nashville and Chicago.

    • Road Hauks

      Date: April 8

      Time: 10pm

      History’s new unscripted series Road Hauks, following the creation of custom off-road vehicles, premieres Saturday, April 8 at 10:00 pm, after all-new back-to-back episodes of Counting Cars at 9:00 pm.

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      History has released its initial slate of programming for the coming months. The lineup contains more than 100 hours of original, premium documentary limited series and specials including an examination of America’s War on Drugs, America: Journey of the Brave, The Cars that Made America, Superheroes Decoded, Age of Terror and How the 90’s Changed the World. The new programs join the previously announced Frontiersman, the eight-hour series about iconic pioneers like Daniel Boone, Lewis & Clark, Tecumseh, Davy Crocket and Andrew Jackson. The series will cover the period between post-revolutionary war through the California Gold Rush.

    • The Commanders

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      History is developing a scripted anthology series, The Commanders, dramatizing pivotal moments in U.S. history that defined the nation’s presidents. Limited series from 4 to 10 hours in length would tell the stories of Bill Clinton, Ronald Reagan, Theodore Roosevelt, James Madison and Thomas Jefferson, for starters. “From the contemporary history of Clinton’s impeachment and its lasting impact on the nation’s political landscape and Reagan’s influence that defined the Republican Party for generations, to Jefferson’s creation of the military might of the U.S. Marines - these defining stories forged our nation,” said Jana Bennett, president and GM of History. “‘The Commanders’ would bring history to life and speak to the crises we face in modern times.”

    • NY Prison Break: The Seduction of Joyce Mitchell

      Date: April 23

      Time: 8pm

      In Lifetime news, the network premieres ripped-from-the-headline movie, NY Prison Break: The Seduction of Joyce Mitchell on Sunday, April 23 at 8:00 pm, exploring the story of a prison staffer who helped two convicts escape. Penelope Ann Miller (American Crime) stars.

    • Growing Up Super Model (wt)

      Date: Summer 2017

      Time: TBD

      Lifetime's all-new family docuseries, Growing Up Super Model (wt), follows a new group of young star models, some just starting out and some already making waves in the industry, risking it all to live up to their famous household names. The series explores universal family themes and life stories through the unique, exclusive access to celebrity families with the second generation pursuing their parents' success. Growing Up Super Model is starting production in Los Angeles and will premiere this summer

    • Mary Kills People

      Date: April 23

      Time: 10pm

      Mary Kills People debuts Sunday, April 23 at 10:00 pm on Lifetime. Series stars Caroline Dhavernas (Hannibal) as a doctor who helps people in need end their lives with dignity.

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      Lifetime announced during its upfront that it has greenlit 3 movies. Flint, inspired by the Time magazine cover story, “The Toxic Tap,” stars Cher; Watcher in the Woods, a reimagining of the 1980 cult classic, will be led by Anjelica Huston and directed by Melissa Joan Hart; and I Am Elizabeth Smart, an authorized movie told from the perspective of the 14-year-old abducted in 2002, will be exec produced and narrated by Smart herself.

    • This Time Next Year

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      On the unscripted series front, Lifetime will offer This Time Next Year, based on the UK format and hosted by Cat Deeley, following the journeys of people seeking to change their lives, as well as Model Moms (wt), focused on mom of Gigi and Bella, Yolanda Hadid (Real Housewives of Beverly Hills) as she puts aspiring teen models through their paces.

    • Moviews

      Date: May 29

      Time: 8pm

      The net also announced airdates for 3 movies. Michael Jackson: Searching for Neverland arrives Monday, May 29 at 8:00 pm; Menendez: Blood Brothers bows Saturday, June 10 at 8:00 pm, and Story of a Girl, directed by Kyra Sedgwick, premieres Friday, June 23 at 8:00 pm.

    • Fire Island

      Date: April 27

      Time: 8pm

      Logo slotted Thursday, April 27 at 8:00 pm for the premiere of reality show Fire Island, following a group of young professionals living together in a beachfront share house.

    • The Point

      Date: TBD

      Time: Sundays at 5pm

      Ari Melber will host a new Sunday evening series on MSNBC focusing on the Trump administration. The Point will air 2 hour episodes for 10 weeks on Sundays at 5:00 pm. The program will endeavor to cover everything Trump-related, including a seemingly never-ending war with the news media.

    • Teen Mom OG

      Date: April 17

      Time: 9pm

      MTV’s Teen Mom OG will return with all-new episodes beginning Monday, April 17 at 9:00 pm. The docuseries returns on the heels of ratings successes for Teen Mom OG and Teen Mom 2, which secured the top two positions across all 2016 cable reality series, respectively.

    • MTV Movie Awards

      Date: May 7

      Time: 8pm

      MTV is expanding its MTV Movie Awards to include TV, to air live on Sunday, May 7 at 8:00 pm. “We’re living in a golden age of content, and great storytelling and characters resonate regardless of whether you’re watching it in a theater or on TV,” said Chris McCarthy, president of MTV. "The new MTV Movie & TV Awards will celebrate even more of the brightest, bravest, funniest and most shared films and TV shows resonating across youth culture.”

    • Genius

      Date: April 25

      Time: 9pm

      Nat Geo premieres Genius on Tuesday, April 25 at 9:00 pm. The net’s first scripted series explores Albert Einsteins professional achievements as well as his complex personal relationships. Geoffrey Rush stars as the celebrated scientist. Ron Howard and Brian Grazer are already talking about a second season of Genius even though the first season has not aired yet. Howard and Grazer both admitted they do not know who will be the subject of the second season. Howard told Variety “Nat Geo deals with science, history and adventure in very entertaining ways, and that’s the mandate with our show. That’s what we’ve always wanted.”

    • StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson

      Date: Fall

      Time: TBD

      Nat Geo’s StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson will return in the fall with 20 new episodes. Said host Tyson of the science-driven talk show, “In many cases, StarTalk provides a comfortable space for pop culture icons to lay bare an inner geek that you never knew they had.”

    • Hollywood Weapons

      Date: April 3

      Time: 9pm

      How realistic are TV and movie gunfight scenes? Outdoor Channel’s new original series Hollywood Weapons separates fact from fiction starting Monday, April 3 at 9:00 pm.

    • Iyanla: Fix My Life

      Date: April 15

      Time: 9pm

      OWN announced its new Saturday night programming lineup, beginning Saturday, April 15, includes the return of Iyanla: Fix My Life at 9:00 pm

    • The Book of John Gray

      Date: April 15

      Time: 10pm

      The new original docu-series, The Book of John Gray, featuring associate pastor at Joel Osteen’s Lakewood Church, John Gray and his wife Aventer debutes April 15 at 10pm.

    • Unprotected

      Date: April 11

      Time: 9pm

      Fish-out-of-water docu-comedy Unprotected follows a family led by a former mobster that emerged from the Federal Witness Protection Program, and is now raising two teens in Arizona. In the series premiere, Tuesday, April 11 at 9:00 pm on Oxygen, Mom and Dad track down someone who gave the family car wash a negative review on Yelp.

    • Schitt’s Creek

      Date: April 3

      Time:

      Pop has renewed Schitt’s Creek for a fourth season. The comedy series stars Eugene Levy and Catherine O’Hara as a wealthy couple that loses it all and are forced to rebuild their lives in a small town. A town they once purchased as a joke gift for one of their children. Season three of Schitt’s Creek concludes on Pop April 3.

       

    • Nightcap

      Date: June 7

      Time: 8pm

      Nightcap bows Wednesday, June 7 at 8:00 pm on Pop. The sophomore season of the workplace comedy that pokes fun at late night television will feature 10 half-hour episodes.

    • Impossible Engineering

      Date: March 30

      Time: 9pm

      Science Channel’s Impossible Engineering starts season 3 on Thursday, March 30 at 9:00 pm, featuring engineers who recount stories of technological advances that laid the foundation for groundbreaking builds. First up: China’s Five Hundred Meter Aperture Telescope.

    • Through the Wormhole

      Date: April 25

      Time: 10pm

      Morgan Freeman returns to host the final four episodes Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman beginning Tuesday, April 25 at 10:00 pm on Science Channel. Freeman will challenge audiences once again to think about daring questions, while taking a deeper look at the science behind topics such as hidden forces in the universe, aging, the future of Earth, and gun violence.

    • One Night Only: Alec Baldwin

      Date: July 9

      Time: 9pm

      Alec Baldwin is being honored by friends and co-stars in Spike TV’s One Night Only: Alec Baldwin. Described as part This is Your Life, part Dean Martin Roast, the special will be taped at the Apollo Theater NYC on Sunday, June 25, premiering on Spike Sunday, July 9 at 9:00 pm.

    • Ink Master

      Date: 2018

      Time: TBD

      Spike renewed Ink Master for a tenth season and greenlit new special, Ink Master Angels. Season 10, which was picked up for 16 one-hour episodes, goes into production later this year to air on the rebranded Paramount Network in 2018. One-hour special Ink Master Angels features four of Season 8’s top female competitors - Ryan Ashley, Kelly Doty, Nikki Simpson and Gia Rose - as they travel the country and go head to head with some of America’s most talented tattoo artists.

    • 12 Monkeys

      Date: May 19

      Time: 8pm

      Syfy renewed 12 Monkeys for a fourth and final chapter ahead of its Season 3 premiere. The network also announced that the series’ entire 10-episode third season will premiere over three consecutive nights, beginning Friday, May 19 at 8:00 pm.

    • Channel Zero

      Date: October

      Time: TBD

      Syfy and Universal Cable Productions (UCP) today announced a pick-up of two more installments of the critically acclaimed horror anthology series, CHANNEL ZERO.  Each installment of the CHANNEL ZERO anthology is based on a "creepypasta" (user-generated horror stories published online). The first installment in the anthology series, the six-part CANDLE COVE, landed on several "Best TV of 2016" lists and centered on Kris Straub's unnerving story of one man's obsessive recollection of a mysterious children's television program from the 1980s. NO-END HOUSE, the second six-hour installment, is set to premiere on Syfy in October 2017. It follows Brian Russell's story of Margot (Amy Forsyth, "The Path"), a young woman who, along with her friends, visits the No-End House - a bizarre house of horrors consisting of a series of increasingly disturbing rooms.

    • Angie Tribeca

      Date: April 10

      Time: 10:30pm

      Angie Tribeca returns to TBS for season 3 on Monday, April 10 at 10:30 pm. Guest stars lined up include Chris Pine, Natalie Portman, Michelle Dockery, Ed Helms, Rachel Dratch, Jean Smart “and many, many, many, many more.”

    • Screen Actors Guild Awards

      Date: January 21

      Time: TBD

      The 24th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards ceremony date has been set. The event will air January 21, 2018, with TNT and TBS live simulcasting the show. This year, TNT and TBS' telecasts of the SAG Awards drew more than 5 million viewers and grew audience growth compared to last year, including increases of +50% among A18-49, +45% among A18-34 and +33% among total viewers.

    • Drop the Mic

      Date: May 2

      Time: 10pm

      Musician Method Man and model Hailey Baldwin have been tapped to host TBS’s Drop the Mic, from exec producers James Corden, Ben Winston and Jensen Karp. Comedic music series launches Tuesday, May 2 at 10:00 pm.

    • Kindred Spirits

      Date: TBD

      Time: TBD

      Kindred Spirits landed a season 2 renewal from TLC. The ghost hunting series debuted last fall to kick off TLC’s Friday night supernatural strand.

    • Girl Starter

      Date: April 28

      Time: 7pm

      TLC is rolling out a new reality competition show focused on a group of young women looking to launch their own business called Girl Starter. During the show, eight contestants are paired up to work on and pitch various business ideas to entrepreneurs and business leaders while also competing in a series of challenges. The winner receives $100,000 in cash and services to help get their business idea off the ground. The show will also conduct a 10-city tour on East Coast college campuses this spring. Girl Starter will premiere on TLC Friday, April 28 at 7:00 pm.

    • Animal Kingdom

      Date: May 30

      Time: 9pm

      TNT is releasing a first-look clip from the Season 2 premiere of Animal Kingdom, with the Cody clan back in action and beginning to fracture. Animal Kingdom Season 2 premieres Tuesday, May 30, at 9:00 pm. Check out the first-look clip from the Season 2 premiere of Animal Kingdom here.  

    • Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations

      Date: April 18

      Time: 9pm

      Travel Channel’s Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations is back for season 5 on Tuesday, April 18 with back-to-back episodes at 9:00 pm and 9:30 pm. Host/exec producer Andrew Zimmern tracks down specialties like a sweet and salty peameal bacon sandwich.

    • The Best Place to Be

      Date: April 2

      Time: 5pm

      Travel Channel’s The Best Place to Be, from Queen Latifah and Flavor Unit, premieres Sunday, April 2 at 5:00 pm. Each of 4 one-hour episodes shows viewers the world through the eyes of adventurous celebs.

    • Booze Traveler: Best Bars

      Date: April 24

      Time: 10pm

      Travel Channel follows cocktail connoisseur Jack Maxwell across the U.S. in new series Booze Traveler: Best Bars. Bows Monday, April 24 at 10:00 pm.

    • Expedition Unknown

      Date: TBD

      Time: TBD

      The Travel Channel has renewed Expedition Unknown for a new season. Host and explorer Josh Gates continues his global journey to find truth behind captivating stories, digging through years of historic evidence, facts and myths. Production on the new 14-episode season starts this spring.

    • Impractical Jokers & The Carbonaro Effect

      Date: March 29

      Time: 10pm

      The stars of truTV’s Impractical Jokers and The Carbonaro Effect share the screen in a crossover event on Wednesday, March 29 at 10:00 pm. In the mid-season finale of The Carbonaro Effect, Jokers Joe, Sal, Murr and Q join magician Michael Carbonaro to prank some unsuspecting New Yorkers.

    • Nobodies

      Date: March 29

      Time: 10pm

      TV Land’s Nobodies bows Wednesday, March 29 at 10:00 pm. Written and executive produced by Groundlings alums Hugh Davidson, Larry Dorf and Rachel Ramras, series revolves around the trio trying to land one of their famous friends for a feature script they’ve developed.

    • Lopez

      Date: March 29

      Time: 10:30p

      In other TV Land news, season two of Lopez debuts Wednesday, March 29 at 10:30 pm.

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    • Team Ninja Warrior

      Date: April 18

      Time: 10pm

      With Esquire shutting its linear operation, Team Ninja Warrior is moving to NBCUni sib USA. An 11-part season 2 launches on Tuesday, April 18 at 10:00 pm, following WWE Smackdown. TNW, launched in 2016, was Esquire’s most-watched original series ever.

    • Beverly Hills Dog Show

      Date: April 16

      Time: 8pm

      USA Network’s broadcast of the Beverly Hills Dog Show Presented by Purina features Olympic medalists Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski as correspondents on the show’s red carpet. The special, which is co-hosted by dog show judge David Frei and actor John O’Hurley, also features sports icon Mary Carillo, Lisa Vanderpump and Maria Menounos. Airs Sunday, April 16 at 8:00 pm on USA.

    • T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle

      Date: April 17

      Time: 10pm

      VH1 announced the sixth and final season of "T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle" is set to premiere on Monday, April 17 at 10:00 pm to offer audiences a peek behind the curtain like never before. It's the end of an era as the lovable first family of VH1 returns one last time, while celebrating a television milestone of filming 100 episodes and to say goodbye to the fans that watched their family grow over the last five seasons.

    • America’s Next Top Model

      Date: TBD

      Time: TBD

      Tyra Banks will return as the host of America’s Next Top Model when the new season debuts on VH1. Banks, who created the competition series, took a one year hiatus from hosting the show when it moved from CW to VH1 for the most recent season, with Rita Ora taking over as host.

    • Twiz & Tuck

      Date: March 27

      Time: 10:30p

      VICELAND releases the trailer and confirms Monday, March 27th at 10:30 pm for the premiere for the 6-episode original documentary series Twiz & Tuck. Twiz & Tuck is an emotional and inspiring story of self-discovery and friendship as two best friends (one who is gender fluid and one who is transgender) embark on the road trip of a lifetime. From Tuck's hometown in Iowa to a rodeo in Arizona to the Las Vegas strip and finally where they originally met in San Francisco. 

    • Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars Family Edition

      Date: April 28

      Time: 9pm

      WE tv is spinning off 2 of its popular series, Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars and Growing Up Hip Hop. Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars Family Edition, focused on famously dysfunctional clans, premieres Friday, April 28 at 9:00 pm, while Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta makes its debut later this year.

    • Dr. Miami

      Date: March 31

      Time: 10pm

      WE tv docuseries Dr. Miami will premiere Friday, March 31 at 10:00 pm. The one-hour, 6-episode series follows eccentric Dr. Michael Salzhauer (nicknamed “the booty whisperer”), one of Miami’s top plastic surgeons and a social media pioneer.