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  1. 'Underground' Seeks New Home as Sinclair Deal Leads to "Complete Pause" at WGN America

    6:10 am 5/10/2017

    The cable network may do away with scripted, according to one agency insider, as Sony Pictures TV puts out feelers on its critical darling, which wraps its second season May 10.Read more

  2. Southern Poverty Law Center Developing Docuseries With Black Box Management (Exclusive)

    4:15 pm 5/9/2017

    The civil rights organization’s project will explore “the normalization of far-right extremism in the age of Donald Trump.”Read more

  3. 'Outsiders' Canceled After Two Seasons as WGN America Plots New Direction

    11:00 am 4/14/2017

    The cable network is focusing on a "more diverse programming strategy" as it courts a broader audience. Meanwhile, producers Sony Pictures Television will shop the series.Read more

  4. 'Underground' Season 2: TV Review

    9:15 am 3/8/2017

    Harriet Tubman joins 'Underground,' WGN America's action-packed, emotional look at the Underground Railroad.Read more

  5. Jack Daniel's Whiskey Drama From Aaron Paul in the Works at WGN America (Exclusive)

    6:30 am 2/21/2017

    The project is based on the book 'Blood and Whiskey: The Life and Times of Jack Daniel' by Peter Krass.Read more

  6. WGN America's 'Salem' to End With Season 3

    1:00 pm 12/13/2016

    The witchy drama marked the cable network's entry into scripted programming.Read more

  7. Janet Wright, Actress in 'McCabe and Mrs. Miller' and 'Corner Gas,' Dies at 71

    2:45 pm 11/14/2016

    The popular Canadian stage and screen star also appeared on such classic TV series as 'The Beachcombers' and 'King of Kensington.'Read more

  8. WGN America's 'Underground' Casts Its Harriet Tubman

    12:30 pm 8/24/2016

    Plus 'Fringe' favorite Jaskia Nicole will be among the recurring players in season two of the drama.Read more

  9. Jesse Jackson Slams Dish Network's Decision to Drop WGN America as Discriminatory

    8:33 pm 6/27/2016

    "[Are they] using the same kind of math with ratings that the old south employed when enacting laws that counted African-Americans as three-fifths of a man?" asked Jackson in a letter to Dish chairman and CEO Charlie Ergen.Read more

  10. Matthew Goode to Star in WGN America's Sci-Fi Pilot 'Roadside Picnic'

    12:00 pm 6/27/2016

    The actor is coming off turns on 'Roots,' 'The Good Wife' and the final season of 'Downton Abbey.'Read more

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