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  1. Starz Renews 'Black Sails,' Developing 'Havana' Drama Starring Antonio Banderas

    11:00 am PDT 07/31/2015
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    Banderas will exec produce 'Havana Quartet,' based on the four-book detective series by Leonardo Padura. READ MORE

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  2. BBC America Orders Dramas From 'Murderball,' 'Hitchhiker's Guide' Creators

    9:30 am PDT 07/31/2015
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    The network also ordered series 'Undercover' and 'Thirteen," both co-developed by the BBC and AMC, which will premiere in 2016. READ MORE

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  3. WGN America Developing Drug Cartel Drama 'El Double' (Exclusive)

    9:38 am PDT 07/30/2015
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    The show is from Electus and Televisa USA and based on the Spanish-language format. READ MORE

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  4. Will Packer Sells Atlanta Drama to NBC

    12:15 pm PDT 07/27/2015
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    'Buckhead' marks the prolific producer's first sale of the season. READ MORE

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  5. Melissa McCarthy, Ben Falcone Team for TV Land Comedy 'Friends With Melissa'

    11:00 am PDT 07/27/2015
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    The single-camera entry is inspired by the lives of the couple's friends Hugh Davidson, Larry Dorf and Rachel Ramras. READ MORE

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  6. Eliza Coupe Inks Production Deal With ABC Studios, ABC Signature

    2:00 pm PDT 07/20/2015
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    The pact reunites her with the companies behind USA Network's short-lived comedy 'Benched.' READ MORE

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  7. 'Xena: Warrior Princess' Reboot in the Works at NBC (Exclusive)

    12:33 pm PDT 07/20/2015
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    Producers NBC and NBCUniversal International are currently searching for a writer to board the reboot, which hails from original executive producers Rob Tapert and Sam Raimi. READ MORE

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  8. Bryan Singer Developing 'World War III' Drama for Spike TV

    10:30 am PDT 07/14/2015
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    The drama is one of five new projects the cable network is adding to its development slate. READ MORE

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  9. Will Packer Inks New Overall Deal With Universal Television

    12:15 pm PDT 07/13/2015
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    The producer has two shows on the fall schedule following his first year developing for the small screen. READ MORE

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  10. Warren Ellis Adapting 'El Pantera' as Universal Cable, Syfy Also Taking on 'The Machine'

    8:00 am PDT 07/08/2015
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    The studio has also optioned IDW Publishing comic 'Kill Shakespeare' as it continues to make a big genre push. READ MORE

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  11. Dark Horse Comics Inks Universal Cable TV Deal, Preps 'Umbrella Academy’

    9:00 am PDT 07/07/2015
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    The comic book powerhouse will produce scripted programming from their library as well as new material. READ MORE

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  12. Temple Hill Moves From ABC Studios to 20th Century Fox TV

    11:30 am PDT 07/06/2015
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    Additionally, Xbox alum Albert Page has been brought in to head the TV division. READ MORE

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  13. 'Fatal Attraction' Event Series in the Works at Fox

    10:16 am PDT 07/01/2015
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    'Mad Men' alums Maria and Andre Jacquemetton will pen the script and exec produce. READ MORE

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  14. 'Mr. Robot' Creator Sam Esmail Signs Overall Deal With Universal Cable Productions

    7:05 pm PDT 06/24/2015
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    The pact comes on the heels of his hacker drama's early season two renewal. READ MORE

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  15. Jeff Robinov's Studio 8 Launching TV Division With Katherine Pope (Exclusive)

    5:20 pm PDT 06/23/2015
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    Pope will exit her role at 20th Century Fox Television-based Chernin Entertainment to oversee the unit run by former Warner Bros. Motion Picture Group president. READ MORE

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  16. OWN Promotes Maitee Cueva to SVP, Programming and Development

    9:47 am PDT 06/23/2015
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    She will oversee programming and development for the network's popular Saturday night lineup. READ MORE

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  17. CBS Promotes Julie Pernworth to Head of Comedy Development

    11:30 am PDT 06/18/2015
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    She follows longtime network exec Wendi Trilling, who will exit this month. READ MORE

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  18. 'Carrie Diaries' Boss Inks Overall Deal at ABC Studios, Joins 'Wicked City'

    3:00 pm PDT 06/11/2015
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    Amy B. Harris will serve as showrunner on the anthology drama set to debut in October. READ MORE

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  19. Bradley Cooper, Graham King, Todd Phillips Adapting Dan Simmons' 'Hyperion' for Syfy

    9:42 am PDT 06/10/2015
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    'Boardwalk Empire' alum Itamar Moses will adapt the Hugo-winning best-seller as an event series. READ MORE

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  20. Nigel Lythgoe's 'Fame' Reboot Lands at Lifetime (Exclusive)

    12:55 pm PDT 06/09/2015
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    'Quantico's' Josh Safran is set to pen the script for A+E Studios and MGM Television. READ MORE

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