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‘Chicago PD’ USA Network & Oxygen Acquire Off-Network Rights To NBC Series

EXCLUSIVE: USA Network and sibling Oxygen Media have closed a deal with Universal Television and Wolf Entertainment for the off-network rights of Dick Wolf’s NBC police drama series Chicago P.D.  The series, which launches its fifth season on NBC next week, will begin airing in October on both networks, with episodes available on USA VOD and streaming apps immediately, and on Oxygen VOD and streaming apps beginning January 2018.

Under the agreement, which I hear is not exclusive, USA will air the first four seasons of Chicago P.D., kicking off with an all-day Season 1 marathon on Sunday, October 1, before shifting the series to a Friday afternoon marathon block ‪beginning October 6.  In addition, Oxygen will air the series with all-day marathons on Tuesdays, starting with episodes from Season 4 of the drama series ‪on October 3.

Noone is commenting though I hear the license fee is in the neighborhood of $500,000 an

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CBS Orders New Drama Series from Dick Wolf for 2018-19 Season

CBS Orders New Drama Series from Dick Wolf for 2018-19 Season

CBS announced today it has given a 13 episode series production commitment to a new one-hour drama from Emmy Award winner Dick WOLF for broadcast during the 2018-2019 season.

The new series, F.B.I. (working title), is a scripted drama about the inner workings of the New York office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Dick Wolf, Craig Turk (“The Good Wife”), Arthur W. Forney and Peter Jankowski will serve as executive producers. Turk will serve as showrunner and is writing the pilot episode.

The series will be a co-production of Universal Television and CBS Television Studios.

Dick WOLF is one of television’s most iconic creator/producers. He is the creator of the most successful brand in the history of television – “Law Order,” and has won Emmys for “Law Order” and the HBO telefilm “Bury My Heart at

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/CBS-Orders-New-Drama-Series-from-Dick-Wolf-for-2018-19-Season-20170920

Dick Wolf Gets CBS Series Order For FBI Drama

Dick Wolf is branching out. The uber producer and NBC MVP, who has five drama series on the peacock network, has received a 13-episode order at CBS for a new procedural drama slated for launch during the 2018-2019 season. It will be Wolf’s first drama series to launch on a network other than NBC in 15 years, since the 2003 Dragnet reboot on ABC.

The new series, tentatively titled F.B.I., will chronicle the inner workings of the New York office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. It will be a co-production between Universal Television, where Wolf has been based for a long time, and CBS TV Studios.

Former The Good Wife executive producer Craig Turk, will write the pilot episode and will serve as showrunner. He is one of the top drama writers on CBS TV Studios’ roster and was recommended for the job by that studio.

Wolf and

Read more at: http://deadline.com/2017/09/dick-wolf-fbi-drama-cbs-series-order-1202173883/

Dick Wolf Gets CBS Series Order For FBI Drama | Deadline

Dick Wolf is branching out. The uber producer and NBC MVP, who has five drama series on the peacock network, has received a 13-episode order at CBS for a new procedural drama slated for launch during the 2018-2019 season. It will be Wolf’s first drama series to launch on a network other than NBC in 15 years, since the 2003 Dragnet reboot on ABC.

The new series, tentatively titled F.B.I., will chronicle the inner workings of the New York office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. It will be a co-production between Universal Television, where Wolf has been based for a long time, and CBS TV Studios.

Former The Good Wife executive producer Craig Turk, will write the pilot episode and will serve as showrunner. He is one of the top drama writers on CBS TV Studios’ roster and was recommended for the job by that studio.

Wolf and

Read more at: http://deadline.com/2017/09/dick-wolf-fbi-drama-cbs-series-order-1202173883/

THE DISAPPEARANCE OF NATALEE HOLLOWAY is Highest-Rated True Crime Series Premiere in Oxygen History


THE DISAPPEARANCE OF NATALEE HOLLOWAY is Highest-Rated True Crime Series Premiere in Oxygen History

Oxygen Media’s THE DISAPPEARANCE OF NATALEE HOLLOWAY debuted as the highest rated true crime series premiere in network history, with a cumulative 1.1 Million total viewers on premiere night wanting to see the real-time investigation that continues to make headlines across the country. Additionally, 324,000 viewers in the coveted F25-54 demo tuned in, also setting a network record for a true crime series premiere. Having been in the true crime space for more than a decade, the ratings success comes nearly one month after the network announced it completed its rebrand to a full-time true crime destination. With a new slate of high quality true crime programming, Oxygen has become the fastest growing cable entertainment network, up +54% among total viewers in total day, year over year.

Premiering Saturdays at

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Criminal Confessions: Dick Wolf Series Delves Into Police Interrogations

Dick Wolf is bringing his second documentary series to Oxygen. Criminal Confessions will join Cold Justice on the network in October.

Oxygen revealed more about the new arrival in a press release. Check that out below.

“Oxygen Media, the network for high-quality crime programming, premieres the new original series Criminal Confessions, which debuts Sunday, October 1 at 7pm ET/PT. From Executive Producer Dick Wolf and Shed Media, the series delves into the psychological showdown that transpires inside actual police interrogation rooms between investigators and suspects and dissects what it takes to yield a confession. Each hour-long episode takes viewers through the emotional twists and turns of a real homicide case from the 911 call to the crime scene and leading up to the interrogation room where detectives corner their prime suspect. The police officers and detectives will walk us through their

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Oxygen Uncovers CRIMINAL CONFESSIONS in New, Original Series Premiering 10/1


Oxygen Uncovers CRIMINAL CONFESSIONS in New, Original Series Premiering 10/1

Oxygen Media, the network for high-quality crime programming, premieres the new original series CRIMINAL CONFESSIONS,which debuts Sunday, October 1 at 7pm ET/PT. From Executive Producer Dick WOLF and Shed Media, the series delves into the psychological showdown that transpires inside actual police interrogation rooms between investigators and suspects and dissects what it takes to yield a confession. Each hour-long episode takes viewers through the emotional twists and turns of a real homicide case from the 911 call to the crime scene and leading up to the interrogation room where detectives corner their prime suspect. The police officers and detectives will walk us through their strategy while interviews with the suspects’ and victims’ friends and family shed light on the heartbreaking details, taking viewers on an emotional journey with the hope of finding justice.

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Oxygen-Uncovers-CRIMINAL-CONFESSIONS-in-New-Original-Series-Premiering-101-20170822

‘Criminal Confessions’: Dick Wolf’s Oxygen Media Reality Series Gets Premiere Date, Trailer

Oxygen Media has set Sunday, October 1, 7 PM ET/PT for the premiere of Criminal Confessions true crime reality series from executive producer Dick Wolf and Warner Bros. Shed Media.

Criminal Confessions delves into the psychological showdown that takes place inside actual police interrogation rooms and dissects what it takes to yield a confession. In each hourlong episode, police officers and detectives walk viewers through their strategy, as interviews with the suspects’ and victims’ friends and family shed light on the details of the case. You can watch a trailer below.

The series is part of Oxygen Media’s rebrand into a crime-themed cable network in which Wolf plays a key role.

Criminal Confessions joins Cold Justice as our second series from Dick Wolf, offering armchair detectives at home the thrilling opportunity to watch as

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Oxygen Orders ‘Criminal Confessions’ Reality Series From Dick Wolf & Shed Media

Dick Wolf is expanding his relationship with soon-to-be-rebranded Oxygen, which has given a series green light to Criminal Confessions, a reality series from the Law Order and Chicago boss and Warner Bros’ Shed media.

The series delves into the psychological showdown that takes place inside actual police interrogation rooms and dissects what happens to yield a confession.

The show is co-produced by Wolf’s Wolf Reality and Shed Media, with Wolf, Tom Thayer, Pam Healey, John Hesling and Adam Kassen serving as executive producers.

Wolf plays a key role in Oxygen Media’s upcoming transformation into a crime-themed cable network this summer when it will be officially rebranded as a crime destination network for women with an all-crime programming slate.

The revamp is launching with Cold Justice

Read more at: http://deadline.com/2017/05/oxygen-dick-wolf-criminal-confessions-series-1202089015/

"CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY" BREAKS SERIES RECORDS FOR TRUE CRIME …

“CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY” BREAKS SERIES RECORDS FOR TRUE CRIME NETWORK INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY DELIVERING MORE THAN 3.6 MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS

–Series Debut on Sunday, April 9th Ranked #1 in All of Television -Beating out CBS and NBC – During 10-11PM Timeslot for Delivery Among Key Demos–

America’s leading true crime network, Investigation Discovery’s (ID) limited series CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY was the network’s best series debut ever on L+3 Day viewing, delivering 3.603M viewers P2+ for all three nights of the series (4/9/17-4/11/17). It was also the best delivery for an ID series among all other key demos, including HH (2.877M), P25-54 (1.879M), P18-49 (1.622M), W25-54 (1.231M), and W18-49 (1.058M).

The series debut episode of CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY on Sunday

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