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ON TELEVISION (WEDNESDAY 4/5/17)
A&E: Billy The Exterminator (Premiere) at 10:30pm
ANIMAL PLANET: The Zoo: Bronx Sized (Premiere) at 8pm
BRAVO: The Real Housewives of New York City (Premiere) at 9pm
E!: Total Divas (Premiere) at 9pm
FXX: Archer (Premiere) at 10pm
IFC: Brockmire (Premiere) at 10pm
TRU TV: Talk Show The Game Show (Premiere) at 10pm
A&E: Jep & Jessica: Growing The Dynasty (Finale) at 8:30pm
HBO: UConn: The March To Madness (Finale) at 10pm
POP: Schitt’s Creek (Finale) at 8pm
SPIKE: Time: The Kalif Browder Story (Finale) at 10pm

The Late Late Show with James Corden crosses the pond this summer, travelling to England to broadcast three special episodes from Central Hall Westminster. It marks the first international trip for the talker. “To bring The Late Late Show to London is a dream come true for me,” said Corden. “I’m incredibly proud of the show and we’re going to do our best to make this week in London memorable.” UK shows will Tuesday, June 6 through Thursday, June 8 on CBS.
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The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences and ABC announced key dates for the 91st, 92nd and 93rd Oscars presentations: February 24, 2019, February 23, 2020, and February 28, 2021, respectively. Nominations for the 2018 Oscars will be announced January 23, 2018. Meanwhile, the 90th Academy Awards will air live on ABC on March 4, 2018.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The list of major companies pulling ads from Bill O’Reilly’s Fox News Channel primetime show continues to grow, following last weekend’s New York Times report of $13 million allegedly “paid out over the years to address complaints from women” about O’Reilly’s behavior. The tally as of last night was at least 11, with BMW, GlaxoSmthKline and Allstate among those joining Mercedes-Benz and Hyundai.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Tony Romo is joining CBS Sports as lead NFL game analyst. He’ll team with Jim Nantz and Tracy Wolfson for NFL on CBS and Thursday Night Football beginning with the 2017-2018 season.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Another Daily Show correspondent is branching out on his own. Comedy Central ordered a new satire show led by Jordan Klepper as an 11:30p strip. New series debuts this fall and will serve as a Daily Show companion Monday through Thursday.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Showtime acquired the rights to Secure and Hold: The Last Days of Roger Ailes. The mini-series explores the rise and fall of the Fox News founder and is based on New York magazine writer Gabriel Sherman’s reporting of the sexual harassment scandal that led to Alies’ dismissal, last summer. Sherman’s book, The Loudest Voice in the Room, will also be used as source material.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Farmers’ Market Flip bows on Cooking Channel on Thursday, April 20 at 10p. Host Jeff Mahin presides over the competition, as two teams of chefs shop for the freshest, seasonal ingredients the farmers’ market has to offer and cook up a gourmet meal for the toughest judges around – hungry market-goers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Science Channel continues to scour the universe for far-out stories in a new season of Space’s Deepest Secrets, premiering Tuesday, April 11 at 9p. In addition, NASA’s Unexplained Files bows Wednesday, April12 at 9p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

National Enquirer Investigates kicks off its sophomore season with a Dolly Parton episode on Reelz Wednesday, April 12 at 10p. Viewers will see the story of the country legend’s rise to fame while fighting to keep her personal life out of the spotlight.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Discovery follows the search for drug lord Pablo Escobar’s lost fortune in Escobar’s Millions (wt). With never-before-granted access and Colombian government support, the net went out in search of the alleged hidden treasure. Show will air later this year.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Bravo Media gets retrospective when Andy Cohen’s Then & Now debuts Wednesday, May 3 at 10p. In each episode, host and EP Andy Cohen, alongside his celebrity guests, dives into some of the biggest headlines today then looks back at a handful of iconic years in popular culture to ask, “How did we get here?”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Discovery Family debuts Girl Starter on Thursday, May 4 at 8p. The six-episode competition series brings girls from across the country to New York City to compete in a series of “Starter Challenges” in order to develop, pitch, brand and fund a new business venture.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Bravo Media’s Southern Charm Savannah premieres Monday, May 8 at 10p. Series follows six lifelong friends as they set out to make their mark in the world.
(Source: Cynopsis)

NBC ordered six episodes of The Awesome Show from Chris Hardwick and Mark Burnett in partnership with the Silicon Valley Institution Singularity University. Series showcases the groundbreaking scientific and technological advances shaping the future. Hardwick will serve as host.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Disney Channel ordered Raven’s Home, a spin-off of That’s So Raven. Raven-Symone and Anneliese van der Pol will reprise their roles as best friends Raven Baxter and Chelsea Daniels. Production begins this month in Los Angeles for a scheduled 2017 debut.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Travel Channel picked up a fourth season of Booze Traveler. Series features Jack Maxwell searching the world for the most interesting drinks and the people who sip them. Return is slated for late 2017.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HGTV confirmed the continued expansion of the Flip or Flop franchise, after successful pilot airings in February and March. Spin-offs Flip or Flop Chicago, Flip or Flop Fort Worth and Flip or Flop Nashville will feature couples who have mastered the art of buying, renovating and selling real estate for a profit in their own town. All slated to premiere in 2018.
(Source: Cynopsis)

CBC greenlit original drama Frankie Drake (wt). Set in the 1920s and starring Lauren Lee Smith (This Life, The Listener), series follows Toronto’s only female private detective, Frankie Drake.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Comedian Iliza Shlesinger is bringing her perspective to a new weekly late-night talk show on Freeform. Truth & Iliza is getting a six-week run, beginning Tuesday, May 2 at 10p. Talker will feature Shlesiger’s societal observations and sketches as well as in-studio celebrity guest and expert interviews.
(Source: Cynopsis)

USA Network’s Colony was renewed for a third season to air in 2018. But following two seasons in Los Angeles the sci-fi show, which did not win a California tax credit, is picking up and moving production to Vancouver.
(Source: Cynopsis)

I Am Heath Ledger debuts on Spike TV on Wednesday, May 17 at 10p. The 90-minute documentary delves into the life and work of the late actor.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Up TV presents its annual “Easter Lives Here” slate of inspirational movies, beginning Palm Sunday on April 9 through Easter Sunday on April 16. Programming kicks off with Roma Downey and Mark Burnett’s feature film, Son of God, making it television debut on Sunday, April 9 at 7p.
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As a tribute to the return of Hello Dolly! on Broadway, getTV is paying homage to Bette Midler and the musical on Monday, April 17. The network is airing Midler’s first TV special from 1977, Bette Midler: Ol’ Red Hair Is Back, at 9p. Then, the 1969 special Carol Channing & Pearl Bailey on Broadway airs at 10p, followed by Midler’s appearance on a 1975 episode of Cher at 11p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HDNET Movies presents a weekend of classic films and rock documentaries during its Spring Tour marathon, beginning Friday, April 14 at 4p through Saturday, April 15. The two-day event puts the spotlight on 11 acclaimed features, giving viewers the ultimate backstage pass to some of rock’s most unforgettable moments. The lineup includes blues master Stevie Ray Vaughn, The Allman Brothers, The Rolling Stones’ rockumentary This Is Spinal Tap, Eric Clapton and more.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Viceland’s Gaycation, with Ellen Page and Ian Daniel, presents a special episode exploring America under President Donald Trump. Gaycation: United We Stand airs Sunday, April 30 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Osric Chau (Supernatural) was upped to series regular on Season 2 of BBC America’s Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency. He recurred as the manic Vogel, a member of the Rowdy 3, on Season 1.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Netlix is moving forward with a third season of Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events.  The renewal comes less than a month after the streamer announced a second season pickup of the series starring Neil Patrick Harris.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Meanwhile, Netflix and Marvel released the premiere date of upcoming series Marvel’s The Defenders, August 18, via a brief teaser trailer. Titled “Midland Circle Security Elevator B,” the trailer shows the series four heroes entering an elevator on a security cam with a time stamp that stops at 8:18:20:17 in the upper right-hand corner of the video.
(Source: Cynopsis)

A second round of March Madness basketball preemptions didn’t slow Dr. Phil (3.1, Live+SD national Nielsen rating, up 3 % from the week before) in the session ending March 26. Despite being in reruns for most of the week, Phil grew 15% from last year. Live with Kelly (2.2, down 4%), which aired only taped and repackaged episodes, placed second, ahead of Ellen DeGeneres (2.1, down 5%) for a sixth straight week. Maury (1.6, steady) moved up to fourth place.
(Source: Cynopsis)

In access, Family Feud (6.5, down 6%) lost ground but continued to crush the game shows.  Wheel of Fortune (5.6, down 3%), matched its season low and remained stuck at a distant second place tie with Jeopardy (5.6, down 3%).
(Source: Cynopsis)

Reelz announced that 1.5 million viewers watched the opening night of the world premiere of The Kennedys-After Camelot miniseries.
(Source: Cynopsis)

CBS Sports and Turner Sports’ coverage of Monday night’s NCAA National Championship between North Carolina and Gonzaga on CBS scored a 14.5/24 rating/share in the metered markets, up +21% from last year and the third highest rating for the National Championship since 2005. The game peaked with a 17.4/33 rating/share from 11:30-11:45p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

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