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  1. Hot TV Trend: Pot-Themed Projects Pick Up Steam

    5:00 am PST 01/29/2016
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    "There are lots of potheads in Hollywood!" jokes one development exec of the various marijuana-centric comedies in the works. READ MORE

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  2. Timbaland and La La Anthony Team for Hip-Hop Docuseries

    1:00 pm PST 01/27/2016
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    The Leftfield Entertainment project will center on Face Time Agency, one of the industry's top casting agencies for booking music video and hip-hop fashion models. READ MORE

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  3. Proof of "Too Much TV"? The Full List of 1,400-Plus Primetime Series That Aired Last Year

    12:45 pm PST 01/27/2016
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    Including a whopping 412 original scripted series. READ MORE

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  4. Lionsgate Inks 'Kicking and Screaming' Duo to Overall Deal

    11:00 am PST 01/26/2016
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    David Shumsky and Mark Harris will create unscripted and scripted fare for the studio. READ MORE

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  5. ABC Plotting Watergate Event Series

    11:50 am PST 01/25/2016
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    The drama, from Entertainment One, is in early development. READ MORE

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  6. HBO Reviving James Gandolfini Passion Project 'Big Dead Place'

    4:15 pm PST 01/21/2016
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    The drama was a passion project of the late actor-producer and is said to be inching toward starting production with the hiring of 'Sopranos' alum Tim Van Patten as director/exec producer. READ MORE

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  7. 'Carol' Screenwriter Adapting Fidel Castro Drama 'Telex From Cuba'

    2:00 pm PST 01/19/2016
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    From Paramount TV and Anonymous Content, the project is based on Rachel Kushner's book of the same name, with Phyllis Nagy on board as showrunner. READ MORE

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  8. Fox's 'X-Men' Spinoff Showrunners Exit to Reboot '24' (Exclusive)

    4:59 pm PST 01/15/2016
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    Evan Katz and Manny Coto will focus on the '24' revival, with Patrick McKay and John D. Payne also exiting 'Hellfire.' READ MORE

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  9. 'Big Bang Theory' Creator Chuck Lorre Prepping Pot Comedy

    2:23 pm PST 01/15/2016
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    Co-written by the 'Big Bang Theory' creator and 'Daily Show's' David Javerbaum. READ MORE

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  10. CW Developing 1970s Hollywood B-Movie Satire

    9:00 am PST 01/15/2016
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    'Ally McBeal' alum Jeffrey Kramer will exec produce 'Runn and Gunn' as well as CBS cop drama 'Strike Force.' READ MORE

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  11. Courteney Cox to Star in Fox Comedy

    12:17 pm PST 01/12/2016
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    The 'Friends' alum would also exec produce the project written by Robert Padnick. READ MORE

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  12. CBS' Nancy Drew Will Be Diverse

    9:48 am PST 01/12/2016
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    The drama is in development at the network and will reimagine the iconic character in her 30s. READ MORE

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  13. Starz Targeting Latino Audiences With Three New Projects

    9:15 am PST 01/08/2016
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    The push expands the premium cable network's focus on underserved communities. READ MORE

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  14. Nat Geo Prepping Scripted Dramas 'Blood Ivory,' 'Barkskins' From Scott Rudin

    4:00 pm PST 01/06/2016
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    The cabler has also picked up another series from Scott Rudin and renewed 'Star Talk' for a third season at TCA. READ MORE

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  15. John Ridley Extends ABC Studios Deal, Which Now Includes Film

    1:34 pm PST 01/06/2016
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    The 'American Crime' creator has a pilot in the works at ABC. READ MORE

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  16. Jake Gyllenhaal to Explore Jonestown in Cult Anthology Series for A&E

    12:00 pm PST 01/06/2016
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    The drama, which is in development, is produced by sibling studio A+E Studios. READ MORE

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  17. Robert Redford Developing 'Burgess Boys' Mini as Part of HBO Overall Deal

    10:10 am PST 01/06/2016
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    The Oscar winner has signed a two-year first look deal with the premium cable network. READ MORE

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  18. Dwayne Johnson to Produce Car-Focused Cop Show 'Boost Unit' for Fox

    11:46 am PST 01/05/2016
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    'Boost Unit' is described as 'Fast and the Furious' meets 'Rescue Me,' and hails from exec producer Tim Kring. READ MORE

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  19. Louis C.K., Albert Brooks Team for Animated FX Pilot

    10:00 am PST 01/04/2016
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    The stars of 'The Secret Life of Pets' will voice two lead roles in the untitled comedy. READ MORE

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  20. Reese Witherspoon Sells Divorce Drama to ABC

    1:00 pm PST 12/21/2015
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    'Fear the Walking Dead' writer Meaghan Oppenheimer will pen the script for 'Please Don't Go.' READ MORE

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