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    NBC Renews ‘Chicago’ Drama Trio

    NBC, not surprisingly, has confirmed new seasons in 2019-20 for Wednesday scripted dramas “Chicago Fire,” “Chicago PD” and “Chicago Med.” This will take “Chicago Fire” into season 8, “Chicago PD” into season 7, and “Chicago Med” into season 5. Combined, the trio on Wednesday has lifted the Peacock net to double-digit percent increases from one […]

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    CBS Eyes ‘FBI’ Spin-Off

    Dick Wolf procedural drama “FBI,” which is a firm go for season two, will feature a backdoor pilot for a potential spin-off series. “FBI: Most Wanted,” which is centered around the division of the FBI tasked with  tracking and capturing the notorious criminals on the FBI’s Most Wanted list, will be featured in an episode later this […]

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    2018 in Broadcasting

    As we near the end of 2018, there was another record number of original scripted programming options vying for eyeballs (across all platforms) and a continued emphasis on the “when you want where you want” programming philosophy. The consumption of content, of course, is no longer reliant on a particular schedule or at home in […]

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    NBC Orders ‘Law & Order: Hate Crimes’

    NBC has given a 13-episode order to “Law & Order: Hate Crimes” from producer Dick Wolf. Co-created with former “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” showrunner Warren Leight, this latest installment of the “Law & Order” franchise is based on New York’s actual Hate Crimes Task Force, the second oldest bias-based task force in the U.S. […]

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    CBS Orders New Dick Wolf Crime Solver for 2018-19

    The start of the new TV season has not even begun and CBS has given a 13-episode order for 2018-19 to Dick Wolf for a new drama tentatively titled “F.B.I.” a co-production of Universal Television and CBS Television Studios, “F.B.I.” will focus on the inner workings of the New York office of the Federal Bureau […]

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    NBC Cancels ‘Chicago Justice’

    NBC, surprisingly, has opted against a second season of “Chicago Justice,” the fourth Chicago-set drama in the Dick Wolf franchise. The series debuted on March 1 and aired for 13 episodes. The now final episode aired on May 14. The remaining three entries – “Chicago Fire,” “Chicago PD” and “Chicago Med” – will be returning […]

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    Oxygen Media Rebrands to Crime Destination Network This Summer

    Oxygen, which recently expanded its “Crime Time” weekend programming block to four days per week (Friday through Monday), is now taking a larger leap into a total crime destination for females effective this summer. Upcoming new programs targeted to the rebrand are “Three Days to Live,” which debuts on Sunday, March 5; “Cold Justice” from […]

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    NBC Orders ‘Law & Order: True Crime’ From Dick Wolf

    NBC has picked up eight episodes of anthology series “Law & Order: True Crime” from producer Dick Wolf. Similar to “American Crime Story” on FX, the scripted anthology series will focus on a different trial each season. The first season, “Law & Order: True Crime – The Menendez Brothers Murders,” will dramatize bothers Lyle and […]

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