TNT Greenlights Action-Packed Drama Series “The Librarians,” Starring Rebecca Romijn and Executive-Produced by Dean Devlin

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TNT is returning to the world of its hit movie franchise THE LIBRARIAN with a brand new series from Electric Entertainment and executive producers Dean Devlin, John Rogers and Marc Roskin. Rebecca Romijn is set to lead the cast of the new series, which is entitled THE LIBRARIANS. Noah Wyle will executive-produce and play a recurring role in the series, reprising his role as Flynn Carsen from TNT’s movie trilogy. Christian Kane, Lindy Booth and John Kim are set to round out the cast as the newest protectors of the world’s mystical treasures, with Emmy® winner John Larroquette slated to play their reluctant caretaker. Guest-starring in recurring roles will be Emmy winners Bob Newhart and Jane Curtin, reprising their characters from the movie trilogy. Matt Frewer is also set to play a recurring role. TNT has ordered 10 episodes of THE LIBRARIANS, with plans to launch the series in late 2014.

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TNT to Roll Out 10 Original Series This Summer, Including More Scripted Dramas than any other basic cable network ever

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TNT, home to more hit dramas than any other cable network, is preparing to roll out a stellar summer lineup of 10 original series, including five returning hits – RIZZOLI & ISLES, MAJOR CRIMES, PERCEPTION, DALLAS and FRANKLIN & BASH – and the launch of MURDER IN THE FIRST, a powerful new crime drama from 10-time Emmy®-winning executive producer Steven Bochco. These six shows join the previously announced season premiere of FALLING SKIES and the debuts of the exciting new series THE LAST SHIP and LEGENDS in giving TNT a total of nine scripted dramas this summer, the most ever for a basic cable network. In addition, TNT’s unscripted crime-investigation series COLD JUSTICE, which is currently in its second season, will join the lineup with a run of new episodes.

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TNT’s “Rizzoli & Isles” scores 4.7 million viewers to rank as basic cable’s most-watched program for the night

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TNT’s hit drama RIZZOLI & ISLES grabbed more than 4.7 million viewers to rank as basic cable’s most-watched program for the night. That figure marks the show’s biggest Live + Same Day delivery so far this winter and a remarkable +42% increase over last week. The show is also performing well in time-shifted viewing, with the first two episodes growing by 49% among total viewers in a comparison of Live + 3 to Live + Same Day.

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TNT and TBS Bringing “Falling Skies,” “Legends,” “The Last Ship” and “The Pete Holmes Show” to SXSW

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TNT and TBS are heading to SXSW, and they’re bringing with them stars and producers of such series as TNT’s FALLING SKIES and new dramas THE LAST SHIP and LEGENDS, as well as TBS’s late-night series THE PETE HOLMES SHOW. On Monday, March 10, the networks will stage two panels during the annual music, film and interactive conference and festival held in Austin, Texas. That night, TNT will hold a special First Look Watch Party for THE LAST SHIP, giving SXSW attendees the opportunity to catch the entire first episode of the action-packed series from executive producer Michael Bay. Eric Dane, Rhona Mitra and Adam Baldwin are scheduled to appear at the Watch Party.

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