Television in the United States

Byron Allen's Entertainment Studios Network Recipe.TV Garners Two Daytime Emmy® Nominations For Two Separate Series: 'KATIE PARLA'S ROME!' And 'VERA'S LATIN AMERICA: PANAMA'

Saturday, May 23, 2020 - 1:25am

Executive produced by Entertainment Studios' sixteen-time Emmy Award-winning producer, and now two-time Daytime Emmy-Nominated director, Lisa-Renee Ramirez,the two seriesKATIE PARLA'S ROME!

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  • Executive produced by Entertainment Studios' sixteen-time Emmy Award-winning producer, and now two-time Daytime Emmy-Nominated director, Lisa-Renee Ramirez,the two seriesKATIE PARLA'S ROME!
  • "I'm so blessed and honored to be given the opportunity to do what I love and be nominated for two Emmy awards.
  • Allen's Entertainment Studios won the Daytime Emmy Award for "Outstanding Lifestyle Program" for its series "CARS.TV."
  • and VERA'S LATIN AMERICAare produced by and are distributed exclusively by Entertainment Studios Television both owned by Allen Media Group, a Byron Allen company.

David Dobrik Ventures to Bikini Bottom to Host Nickelodeon’s The Stars of SpongeBob Fan Favorites Special Airing Friday, June 5, at 7:00 p.m. (ET/PT)

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 9:00pm

Dobrik helps bring to life the nautical nonsense of SpongeBob SquarePants by guiding the voice cast to recreate the most memorable moments and lines from the show.

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  • Dobrik helps bring to life the nautical nonsense of SpongeBob SquarePants by guiding the voice cast to recreate the most memorable moments and lines from the show.
  • I signed onto this project for the obvious reason that SpongeBob is one of the best shows of all time, says Dobrik.
  • I feel that I owe a lot to SpongeBob and all Bikini Bottom for helping me figure out what I thought was funny and entertaining.
  • The Stars of SpongeBob Fan Favorites Special will feature animation from the original episodes alongside the voice casts re-creation of beloved scenes.

The “BET AWARDS,” - The Biggest Celebration of Black Culture & Entertainment - Continues With Annual Show Set to Air Sunday June 28, 2020 at 8 pm ET

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 8:16pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200520005793/en/
    The BET Awards are a seminal event - the biggest celebration of Black culture, Black accomplishment, Black excellence, and Black potential, said Scott Mills, President of BET.
  • Our community, and the many millions who love Black culture, look to the BET Awards for signature moments of enrichment, entertainment and empowerment.
  • Connie Orlando, EVP Specials, Music Programming & Music Strategy at BET will oversee The BET Awards 2020 and serve as Executive Producer along with Jesse Collins, CEO of Jesse Collins Entertainment.
  • On the unscripted side, JCE produces annual live specials the BET Awards, Soul Train Awards and the BET Hip Hop Awards.

FOX Nation to Begin Featuring Hit Series Duck Dynasty on June 1

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 5:41pm

Through the platforms latest acquisition, FOX Nation subscribers will have access to the entire series run of A&Es Duck Dynasty, which follows the life of the Robertson family, who came into the spotlight following the success of their family-owned business, Duck Commander.

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  • Through the platforms latest acquisition, FOX Nation subscribers will have access to the entire series run of A&Es Duck Dynasty, which follows the life of the Robertson family, who came into the spotlight following the success of their family-owned business, Duck Commander.
  • Additionally, FOX Nation will release a new outdoor lifestyle series hosted by network contributor and retired Staff Sergeant Johnny Joey Jones.
  • Rounding out the month, FOX Nation will release season five of Brian Kilmeades signature series What Made America Great on Monday, June 29th.
  • To mark the arrival of FOX Nation Outdoors, What Made America Great and Duck Dynasty, throughout the month of June, FOX Nation will offer a discount of 25 percent off all yearly subscriptions, accessible with the promotion code SAVE25.

Star Actress and Kids Education Advocate, Danica McKellar, Partners with Award-Winning Educational Toy Company Learning Resources to Host a Free Coding Lesson on Instagram Live

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 2:29pm

Along with this two-part educational series, which will continue next week, Learning Resources will be making a donation of $25,000 in educational toys to the Kids in Need Foundation in partnership with McKellar.

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  • Along with this two-part educational series, which will continue next week, Learning Resources will be making a donation of $25,000 in educational toys to the Kids in Need Foundation in partnership with McKellar.
  • Actress, author, producer and speaker Danica McKellar was first introduced to us as "Winnie Cooper" on the iconic television classic THE WONDER YEARS.
  • For over 30 years we've been the leader in educational toys, with more than 1,000 items sold in over 80 countries.
  • For more information, visit www.learningresources.com , or follow the brand on Twitter @LearningHandsOn , Facebook @LearningResources and Instagram @learningresources .

CBS Will Finish the 2019-2020 Season as America’s Most-Watched Network for 12th Straight Year

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 2:30pm

CBS will finish the 2019-2020 season as Americas Most-Watched Network for the 12th straight season with a lead of over +1 million viewers.

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  • CBS will finish the 2019-2020 season as Americas Most-Watched Network for the 12th straight season with a lead of over +1 million viewers.
  • The feat is even more impressive when considering that the Network did not have the Super Bowl this year.
  • CBS is also #1 in late night and daytime, sweeping all three key dayparts for the fourth consecutive year.
  • The following are some additional highlights of CBS winning 2019-2020 season:
    CBS has 14 of the top 30 most-watched broadcast series.

Univision’s Portfolio of TV Networks Grows Faster than Any Other Media Group in the U.S., Outperforming FOX, Disney-ABC, NBCUniversal, ViacomCBS and Others, During the 2019/2020 Broadcast Season

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 3:00pm

Univisions flagship broadcast network will lead the way on Spanish-language television for an unprecedented 28th consecutive broadcast season and remains the only Spanish-language network to rank No.

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  • Univisions flagship broadcast network will lead the way on Spanish-language television for an unprecedented 28th consecutive broadcast season and remains the only Spanish-language network to rank No.
  • 1 among Total Viewers 2+ and Adults 18-49 since Nielsen began measuring Hispanic television in 1992.
  • 1 Spanish-language network in primetime and total day among Total Viewers 2+, Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34, and will deliver the No.
  • The companys top-rated media portfolio includes the Univision and UniMs broadcast networks, as well as cable networks Galavisin and TUDN, the No.

"Sweet Home Chicago" Telethon To Feature A Special Appearance By Mike Ditka And The Chicago "Superfans" Joe Mantegna, George Wendt And Robert Smigel

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 9:12pm

CHICAGO, May 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Chicago CEO COVID-19 Coalition announced that the Sweet Home Chicago Telethon will feature a very special appearance by Mike Ditka and the Chicago "Superfans" Joe Mantegna, George Wendt and Robert Smigel, in a new version of their routine first made famous on Saturday Night Live.

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  • CHICAGO, May 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Chicago CEO COVID-19 Coalition announced that the Sweet Home Chicago Telethon will feature a very special appearance by Mike Ditka and the Chicago "Superfans" Joe Mantegna, George Wendt and Robert Smigel, in a new version of their routine first made famous on Saturday Night Live.
  • The telethon will be broadcast on NBC Sports Chicago on May 16 at 5 pm CDT, in addition to simultaneously streaming on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.
  • In addition to sports stars, Sweet Home Chicago will feature appearances by Chicago's very own entertainers, comedians and musicians.
  • The musical lineup includes performances by Common, Jeff Tweedy, Chicago, Jamila Woods, and The O'My's with Kevin Coval and the Chicago Children's Choir.

Peacock Announces First Originals For July 15 Launch

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 6:12pm

Premiere dates for future Peacock Originals and exclusive content will be announced later this year.

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  • Premiere dates for future Peacock Originals and exclusive content will be announced later this year.
  • "Our variety of Peacock Originals at launch demonstrates how we deliver timely and timeless content no matter the genre or format," said Bill McGoldrick, President of Original Content, Peacock.
  • "We're proud to establish our voice and are excited to build on our strategy to attract a wide audience to Peacock."
  • These Peacock Originals are the newest additions to the Peacock library, which will continue to grow.

Red Lobster® Celebrates National Biscuit Day With Cheddar Bay Biscuit At-Home Recipes To Enjoy All. Day. Long.

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 3:00pm

Time may be blending together, but Red Lobsteris making sure everyone knows what day May 14th is National Biscuit Day!

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  • Time may be blending together, but Red Lobsteris making sure everyone knows what day May 14th is National Biscuit Day!
  • Red Lobster is releasing recipe cards and how-to videos on RedLobster.com to help those at home not only enjoy Cheddar Bay Biscuits, but also kick them up a notch.
  • Dinner: Cheddar Bay Biscuit Hamburger Sliders and Salad with Cheddar Bay Biscuit Croutons Summer is right around the corner, so fire up the grill to make these mouthwatering sliders and pair with a fresh salad featuring Cheddar Bay Biscuit croutons.
  • Dessert: Cheddar Bay Biscuit Apple Pie Sliders Enjoy the sweet and savory taste of Red Lobster's Cheddar Bay Biscuits baked with gooey apple pie filling and topped with a caramel drizzle.