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OCT
24
18 HRS

Mark Pellington to Direct TNT's Cocaine Drama (Exclusive)

Mark Pellington to Direct TNT's Cocaine Drama (Exclusive)

Mark Pellington has lined up a his next gig.

The prolific director has signed on to helm TNT's untitled cocaine drama pilot, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Additionally, he has resigned with UTA for representation.

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OCT
24
18 HRS

TV Ratings: CBS' 'Thursday Night Football' Run Ends on High Note

TV Ratings: CBS' 'Thursday Night Football' Run Ends on High Note

CBS' Thursday Night Football run has come to an end — at least for this season. And regardless of how it performed compared to ratings-gazer's expectations, it gave the network assured victories every Thursday since early September. The network likely won't be missing it too terribly when The Big Bang Theory moves into its old roost next week.

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OCT
24
19 HRS

Greg Garcia Sells Coming of Age Comedy to ABC (Exclusive)

Greg Garcia Sells Coming of Age Comedy to ABC (Exclusive)

Greg Garcia is making a case to be one of development season's biggest overachievers.

The Millers creator has sold his fifth comedy this season and second to ABC, teaming with writer Chris Case for coming-of-age entry Mr. Chris, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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OCT
24
19 HRS

'Parenthood's' Lauren Graham Heads to CBS' 'Odd Couple'

'Parenthood's' Lauren Graham Heads to CBS' 'Odd Couple'

With Parenthood's end in sight, Lauren Graham has lined up a new gig.

The actress has been tapped for a guest role on CBS' upcoming The Odd Couple reboot, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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OCT
24
19 HRS

'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' Canceled at TLC Amid Controversy

'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' Canceled at TLC Amid Controversy

There goes Honey Boo Boo … a statement a lot of people will likely be throwing around on Friday. TLC has officially canceled its once-hugely popular reality series about the former Toddlers and Tiaras personality (real name Alana Thompson) and her colorful family.

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OCT
23
1 day

ABC Expands Orders for 7 Series, Including 'Grey's Anatomy' and 'Castle'

ABC Expands Orders for 7 Series, Including 'Grey's Anatomy' and 'Castle'

ABC is extending the seasons for seven of its dramas and comedies.

The network has ordered two extra episodes for veterans Grey's Anatomy, Modern Family and The Middle, as well as rookie Black-ish and sophomore effort The Goldbergs, bringing their total episode counts for the season to 24.

Castle has received an additional episode order, bringing its season seven total to 23.

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OCT
23
1 day

'Grey's Anatomy's' Sara Ramirez, Jessica Capshaw on Callie and Arizona's Devastating Decision

'Grey's Anatomy's' Sara Ramirez, Jessica Capshaw on Callie and Arizona's Devastating Decision

[Warning: This story contains major spoilers from the "Bend & Break" episode of Grey's Anatomy.]

ABC's Grey's Anatomy delivered one hell of a gut-punch Thursday, when one of TV's most influential couples was forced to turn the microscope on themselves and rip off the Band-Aid that was holding their relationship together.

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OCT
23
1 day

'Silicon Valley' Promotes Jimmy O. Yang to Series Regular (Exclusive)

'Silicon Valley' Promotes Jimmy O. Yang to Series Regular (Exclusive)

HBO's Silicon Valley is locking down scene-stealer Jimmy O. Yang.

The sophomore Emmy-nominated comedy from Mike Judge has promoted the actor to series regular, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Yang appeared in three episodes of Silicon Valley's rookie season. His character, hacker house resident Jian Yang, was first introduced in episode three.

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OCT
23
1 day

'30 Rock' Duo Set Up Witch Comedy at NBC (Exclusive)

'30 Rock' Duo Set Up Witch Comedy at NBC (Exclusive)

Just in time for Halloween: NBC is preparing to take a humorous look at witches.

The network has handed out a script commitment to an untitled witch comedy from a pair of 30 Rock alums, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

The single-camera comedy is about a circle of friends who grow closer when one of them "comes out" to the group — as a witch.

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OCT
23
2 DAYS

'New Girl' Star, NBA's Baron Davis Team for Fox Comedy

'New Girl' Star, NBA's Baron Davis Team for Fox Comedy

Pro basketball player Baron Davis is getting into TV.

Fox has made a script commitment to a half-hour single-camera comedy loosely based on the life of the former Los Angeles Clippers/Golden State Warriors star from New Girl's Jake Johnson, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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OCT
23
2 DAYS

USA's 'Queen of the South' Adaptation Finds Its Star (Exclusive)

USA's 'Queen of the South' Adaptation Finds Its Star (Exclusive)

USA Network has found its lead for Queen of the South.

Brazilian actress Alice Braga (Elysium, I Am Legend, City of God) will topline the one-hour drama pilot, an adaptation of Arturo Perez-Reverte's best-selling novel La Reina Del Sur, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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OCT
23
2 DAYS

'Archie' TV Adaptation Lands at Fox

'Archie' TV Adaptation Lands at Fox

Archie may be coming to TV.

Fox is getting into business with Archie Comics, putting into development the modern-day one-hour drama Riverdale based on the popular Archie characters from prolific TV producer Greg Berlanti (Arrow, The Flash).

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OCT
23
2 DAYS

Modern 'Phantom of the Opera' Set Up at ABC With Marc Cherry

Modern 'Phantom of the Opera' Set Up at ABC With Marc Cherry

ABC is poised to remake one of the most beloved and successful musicals of all time.

The network is reteaming with Desperate Housewives creator Marc Cherry for an adaptation of Phantom of the Opera, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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OCT
23
2 DAYS

ABC Lands Medical Comedy From Dan Fogelman, Simon Stephenson

ABC Lands Medical Comedy From Dan Fogelman, Simon Stephenson

ABC is looking to The Neighbors and Galavant creator Dan Fogelman for a new take on a medical show.

The network has handed out a hefty put-pilot commitment with a hefty penalty attached to Family Practice, a comedy from writer/doctor Simon Stephenson, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Family Practice, which landed at ABC in a competitive situation, centers on a dysfunctional family of doctors who run a family practice in small-town America.

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