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Showtime's "Dexter" slayed 1.2 million viewers in its Season 3 premiere. The episode, airing at 9 p.m. Sunday, was an improvement over the drama series' Season 2 bow (1 million) a year ago and Dec. 16 season finale (also 1 million) and came in slightly under the show's most-watched episode ever (1.23 million on Nov. 28).
Yamara Taylor, head writer of Adult Swim series "The Boondocks," has signed on with Codeblack Entertainment to create an original series for a new Codeblack-branded channel to be distributed by YouTube and the Google Content Network.
John McCain and Barack Obama will answer kids' questions in the Nickelodeon special "Nick News With Linda Ellerbee: Kids Pick the President," airing at 9-9:30 p.m. Oct. 12.
TheWB.com has greenlighted three original series to premiere this month. "Rich Girl/ Poor Girl," "High Drama: Against All Oz" is a behind-the-scenes chronicle of a high school production of "The Wizard of Oz"; and "Downers Grove," follows four twentysomething slackers.