PBS has tapped CNN honcho Pat Mitchell, a cable and broadcasting vet, to be the pubcaster's new prexy.
Social satirist Michael Moore is teaming up with Salter Street Films, a small, Halifax-based production company, to produce the second season of "The Awful Truth."
And "The Beat" goes on Tuesdays at 9 p.m. beginning March 21, UPN announced Monday.
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America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent1Rating: 2.5 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 11.4 Network: NBC
Big Brother2Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.9 Network: CBS
Dancing With The Stars
Dancing With The Stars3Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 12.3 Network: ABC
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