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Despite Host Controversy, Amazon Takes A Chance On 'Top Gear'

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'I Am Cait' Premieres As Reality Series With A Cause

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Mark Cuban, left, as President of the United States, faces killer sharks with Ian Ziering in the Syfy film Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! The Global Asylum/Syfy hide caption

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Syfy's 'Sharknado 3' Fails At Being Really Good Bad Television

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Orange Is the New Black star Uzo Aduba, left, and So You Think You Can Dance host Cat Deeley announce the nominees for the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP hide caption

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Emmy Nominations For 'Transparent,' Tatiana Maslany Showcase New Talent

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Robin Thede is head writer for Comedy Central's The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore. She's previously been a reporter for E! News, a writer for BET's Real Husbands of Hollywood and head writer for The Queen Latifah Show. Jaxonphotogroup/Courtesy of Robin Thede hide caption

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In The Writer's Room, One Woman Quietly Makes Late Night History

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Bill Cosby's Accusers Say They Now Have Vindication

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Hannibal Buress' Show Adds To Comedy Central's More Diversified Lineup

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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (right) stars opposite Rob Corddry in the HBO series Ballers. Jeff Daly/HBO hide caption

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USA's 'Mr. Robot,' HBO's 'Ballers' Among Picks For Best Summer TV Series

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Henry Louis Gates Apologizes Over Ben Affleck 'Find Your Roots' Episode

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Rachel McAdams appears with Colin Farrell in HBO's new season of True Detective. Lacey Terrell/HBO hide caption

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Why Isn't The Second Season Of 'True Detective' More Surprising?

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Reports: Brian Williams Out As 'Nightly News' Anchor But Will Stay With NBC

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Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney co-star in the new Amazon romantic comedy, Catastrophe. Ed Miller/Channel 4 hide caption

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Amazon's 'Catastrophe' Isn't One — Unlike Some TV Rom-Coms

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Taylor Schilling, left, with costar Laura Prepon on Netflix's Orange is the New Black. JOJO WHILDEN/Netflix PR hide caption

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A Good But Not Great New Season For Netflix's 'Orange Is The New Black'

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