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Posted Monday 6/18/18 at 1:47PM EDT
A&E sets Born This Way's return date, plus a Deaf Out Loud documentary special
Season 4 of Down syndrome docuseries Born This Way premieres on Aug. 15, with two episodes airing each week for four weeks. The Sept. 5 season finale will be followed by the Marlee Matlin-produced Deaf Out Loud, a documentary special capturing the lives of three predominantly deaf families.
Posted Monday 6/11/18 at 9:19PM EDT
David Cassidy's third wife slams A&E for its documentary on the singer's final months
Sue Shifrin Cassidy protested the documentary David Cassidy: The Last Sessions, which airs tonight, on Twitter, calling it exploitative. David Cassidy's fellow Partridge Family star Danny Bonaduce responded that the singer was the one who wanted cameras to film him.
Posted Tuesday 5/22/18 at 5:47PM EDT
Leah Remini is working on a special focused on Jehovah's Witnesses
The A&E special is the first under a new deal Remini signed with the cable network to produce new TV projects as she looks at other religions aside from Scientology.
Posted Tuesday 4/24/18 at 1:57AM EDT
Gretchen Carlson signs A&E deal, will take on sexual harassment on Lifetime's The Brave with Gretchen Carlson
The former Fox News anchor will host at least three specials on A&E Networks that focus on sexual misconduct.
Posted Wednesday 4/18/18 at 6:42PM EDT
ABC News' Elizabeth Vargas signs a deal with A&E
The longtime 20/20 co-anchor will exit ABC next month after 14 years and become the new face of A&E Investigates.
Posted Friday 4/13/18 at 1:17PM EDT
Leah Remini plans to develop new shows beyond Scientology as part of her new A+E Networks deal
Remini's two-year deal comes on the heels of A&E renewing Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath for Season 3.
Posted Wednesday 3/14/18 at 6:35PM EDT
Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath will be back for a third season
A&E has renewed Remini's unscripted series on Scientology.
Posted Tuesday 1/30/18 at 2:04AM EST
HGTV star Christopher Dionne arrested for allegedly molesting a 10-year-old girl
Dionne turned himself into police Monday to face charges of sexual assault and risk of injury to a minor. Dionne appeared on the pilot of HGTV’s Family Flip and a yet-to-be-aired A&E show called House Rescue.
Posted Monday 1/15/18 at 6:31AM EST
A&E teams up Nancy Grace and Dan Abrams, adds a Marcia Clark legal series
Each two-hour episode of Marcia Clark Investigates the First 48 will delve into the first two days of notorious cases, starting with Casey Anthony on March 29. Grace vs. Abrams, also premiering March 29, will feature the two TV legal eagles sparring over cases, as they currently do on Good Morning America.
Posted Wednesday 1/10/18 at 6:16PM EST
Matthew McConaughey’s big brother Rooster returns to reality TV
Mike “Rooster” McConaughey, who starred on CNBC’s West Texas Investors Club, will offer investment advice to entrepreneurs with fellow self-made millionaire Butch Gilliam on A&E’s Rooster & Butch, premiering tonight.
Posted Sunday 12/17/17 at 12:55PM EST
Leah Remini will reportedly return to A&E to investigate other “cult-like religions”
The Kevin Can Wait star, who won an Emmy for Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath, is planning to kick off her new series by delving into the Jehovah’s Witnesses, according to Us Weekly.
Posted Tuesday 11/28/17 at 2:15AM EST
Dog the Bounty Hunter reveals wife Beth Chapman is now cancer-free
“There is a God. This could be a miracle,” the former Dog the Bounty Hunter star said during Monday’s A&E special Dog & Beth: Fight of Their Lives, which documented Beth's fight with Stage 2 throat cancer. “This could be a healing. (The doctor) said if I wasn’t such a good husband it wouldn’t have worked out that great. Oh, I can breathe. Beth Chapman, you did it.”
Posted Tuesday 11/21/17 at 9:19PM EST
Dog the Bounty Hunter has quit bounty hunting as wife Beth battles throat cancer
Beth and Duane “Dog” Chapman will document her cancer battle in the two-hour A&E special Dog and Beth: Fight of Their Lives, airing Nov. 27.
Posted Tuesday 11/07/17 at 3:26PM EST
Critics' Choice Awards moves from A&E to CW
The combined film and TV awards ceremony is scheduled for Jan. 11.
Posted Wednesday 10/25/17 at 7:48PM EDT
Watch the trailer for A&E’s The Menendez Murders: Erik Tells All
Erik Menendez talks about the murder of his parents for the first time since 2005 in the docuseries premiering on Nov. 10.