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Dog the Bounty Hunter Sets TV Return on WGN America

Bounty hunter Duane "Dog" Chapman is returning to TV in a new unscripted series on WGN America.

WGN America Adds Three Crime Dramas in Latest Acquisition Push

Swedish drama '100 Code,' starring the late Michael Nyqvist, as well as 'Shoot the Messenger' and 'Pure' join a lineup including recently acquired 'Bellevue' as the cabler shifts from pricey originals.

Anna Paquin Drama ‘Bellevue’ Acquired by WGN America

The cable network is transitioning out of scripted originals and into low-cost acquisitions.

Matt Cherniss Exits as WGN America President

The news comes after Sinclair Broadcast Group acquired Tribune Media and shifted the cabler's focus to "cost-effective originals and reruns," with WGN America now completely out of the scripted originals business.

‘Underground’ Canceled at WGN America as Channel Exits Premium Scripted Business

BET and OWN are said to have passed on the pricey drama produced by Sony Pictures Television.

‘Underground’ Seeks New Home as Sinclair Deal Leads to “Complete Pause” at WGN America

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.

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

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

‘Outsiders’ Canceled After Two Seasons as WGN America Plots New Direction

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.

‘Underground’ Season 2: TV Review

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

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

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

WGN America’s ‘Salem’ to End With Season 3

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

Janet Wright, Actress in ‘McCabe and Mrs. Miller’ and ‘Corner Gas,’ Dies at 71

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