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Fox Threatens to Become Cable Channel Amid Aereo Dispute

(Reuters) – News Corp’s Fox TV network raised the stakes in its battle with Web startup Aereo Inc on Monday, threatening to remove itself from the free airwaves entirely and become a cable channel if courts do not shut down the online TV service. The comments by News Corp’s chief operating officer, Chase Carey, were […]

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What ‘Little’ Show is the Most Tweeted Series So Far in 2013?

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “Pretty Little Liars” is television’s number one most-tweeted series for the first quarter of 2013, according to SocialGuide. Even with “Walking Dead,” “Big Bang Theory,” and “American Idol” dominating the ratings this year, “Liars” remained the top-tweeted series across all TV and inspired 2.6 million social unique users to send out […]

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Carell, Gandolfini to Play Rival Paleontologists in HBO’s ‘Bone Wars’

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Fresh off of working their magic on the big screen in “The Incredible Burt Wonderstone,” Steve Carell and James Gandolfini are tackling the alluring world of paleontology for television. “Burt Wonderstone” co-stars Carell and Gandolfini will star as rival paleontologists Edward Drinker Cope and Othniel Marsh in “Bone Wars,” which is […]

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Investigation Discovery Launches ‘Surviving Evil,’ 14 More New Shows

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Investigation Discovery presented its largest-ever slate of original programming on Thursday, announcing 15 new shows, along with the return of 22 series. Among the new offerings: “Southern Fried Homicide,” which promises to deliver “salacious stories from south of the Mason-Dixon Line,” where “evil creeps in like vines on a time-worn plantation.” […]

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