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  1. '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

  2. '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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 'Underground' Renewed for Second Season at WGN America

    11:00 am 4/25/2016

    The drama ranks as the network's most-watched original scripted show ever.Read more

  10. 'Outsiders' Renewed for Second Season at WGN America

    10:00 am 3/11/2016

    The drama hails from Sony Pictures Television and is the cabler's third original drama series.Read more

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