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'Battle Creek' An Attempt To Break CBS's Formulaic Lineup

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Kevin Spacey's President Frank Underwood is embattled and often frustrated in the third season of Netflix's House of Cards. David Giesbrecht/Courtesy of Netflix hide caption

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This Season On 'House Of Cards,' It's Tough To Be The Boss

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Bob Odenkirk as Saul Goodman on AMC's "Better Call Saul." Ursula Coyote/AP hide caption

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Missing Your 'Breaking Bad' Fix? 'Better Call Saul' Will Hit The Spot

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Eddie Huang speaks during a press conference in Pasadena, Calif., in January. Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP hide caption

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ABC Tones Down Author's 'Fresh Off The Boat' For Sitcom Audience

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The stars of Parenthood include, left to right, Erika Christensen Peter Krause, Bonnie Bedelia, Craig T. Nelson, Lauren Graham and Dax Shepard. NBC/Justin Lubin/NBC hide caption

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NBC's 'Parenthood' Ends As A Family Drama Built On Small Moments

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Joe Clayton, president and CEO of Dish Network, introduces the Sling TV earlier this month at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Jae C. Hong/AP hide caption

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Larry Wilmore at the TV Critics Association's Winter Press Tour in Pasadena, Calif. Richard Shotwell/Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP hide caption

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Larry Wilmore's 'Nightly Show' Brings A New Voice To Late Night TV

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Amazon Gains Ground With Online-Only Shows

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Tina Fey, Margaret Cho and Amy Poehler talk onstage during the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards. Fey and Poehler hosted the awards for the third (and, they say, final) time. Handout/Getty Images hide caption

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Big Wins For 'Transparent' Make It Clear: TV's Undergoing A Revolution

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