Money behind the magic: How Memphis became the backdrop for ‘Bluff City Law’

The Bluff City had to flex its own grit and grind to make sure the series filmed here. And if it’s picked up for a second season, you can expect another round of fighting to fund it.

  ‘Bluff City Law’ looking for extras here in Memphis

  NBC announces ‘Bluff City Law’ premiere date

  Governor Lee excited for ‘Bluff City Law’

Crew members needed to work on ‘Bluff City Law’

  NBC’s ’Bluff City Law’ to impact local businesses

  NBC’s ‘Bluff City Law’ to film in Memphis

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  Bluff City Law could begin filming in Memphis soon, reports say

  City council adds to push for filming incentives for Bluff City Law

  Memphis father-daughter legal team serves as analysts and inspiration for NBC’s Bluff City Law

  Stars of NBC’s Bluff City Law open up about filming in Memphis

  Governor Lee, Mayor Strickland weigh in on Bluff City Law filming push

  Pressure increases to get Bluff City Law filmed in Memphis after NBC releases trailer

  NBC releases first look at Bluff City Law

NBC has released a first look at the newest drama set in Memphis.

  Uncertain incentives could keep ‘Bluff City Law’ from filming in Tennessee

Like all good courtroom dramas, we’re on the edge of our seats waiting to see what happens next because state money that will keep cameras rolling in Memphis isn’t a guarantee.

  Film Commission pushes to get Bluff City Law filmed in Memphis

NBC appears to be fans of the upcoming series Bluff City Law.

Memphian Savannah Brister performs Adele hit on ‘The Voice’

Memphis’ own Savannah Brister performed Monday night on “The Voice” in the battle rounds against Maelyn Jarmon.

Former Mid-South ‘Voice’ contestant performing national anthem at ‘Battle of the Birds’

  Memphis native competes on ‘The Voice’ tonight

  ‘Bluff City Law’ cast visits St. Jude Children’s Hospital

  TV extras wanted: Filming for NBC pilot ‘Bluff City Law’ begins this month

  Filming for 'Bluff City Law’ pilot takes over Oxford

  ‘Bluff City Law’ filming next week in Oxford

  Christina Hendricks from NBC’s ’Good Girls’ previews Season 2

The "Good Girls" are back! WMC Action News 5's Joy Redmond caught up with Christina Hendricks who plays "Beth" for a sneak peek.

Wednesday’s ‘Days of Our Lives’ to air Thursday morning

Wednesday’s episode of “Days of Our Lives” will air early Thursday morning instead.

Memphis contestant advances on ‘The Voice’

The Mid-South was represented on the Tuesday night’s episode of "The Voice."

  ‘The Enemy Within’ stars preview upcoming NBC drama

Jennifer Carpenter and Morris Chestnut star in the psychological thriller that follows Erica Shepherd, a former CIA operative who is serving life in a Supermax prison when FBI agent Will Keaton enlists her to track down a dangerous, elusive criminal she knows all too well.

  NBC legal drama pilot to be filmed next month in Bluff City

The Bluff City is once again taking center stage as the backdrop for a new NBC legal drama pilot, Bluff City Law.

  Clemson’s White House fast food feast gets the ‘Saturday Night Live’ treatment

The show’s cold open shows the president playing Deal or No Deal with suitcases that include deals that could end the government shutdown.

Friday’s ‘Days of Our Lives’ to air Saturday morning

The Friday, Jan. 4 episode of “Days of Our Lives” that was pre-empted on WMC5 due to breaking news will run early Saturday morning instead.

  Reagan Strange returns to Memphis after long run on ‘The Voice’

Reagan Strange is back home in the Mid-South, after her stint on the hit TV singing competition, ‘The Voice.’

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Program Note: Days of Our Lives rescheduled

Due to NBC News' live coverage of the Fort Hood Memorial Service today at 1:00pm, Days of Our Live will air overnight from 1:35am-2:35am.

The Jay Leno Show - Weeknights at 9pm!

Catch the Jay Leno Show weeknights at 9pm on WMC-TV 5!

Wednesday at 7pm Deal or No Deal, 9pm Life

Wednesday at 7pm Deal or No Deal A Rhode Island math teacher finishes his game and a California man tries for the million. Later, an Arizona couple play separate games, and the wife must decide to keep

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Martha Stewart's new show comes to WMC-TV5 on September 12!

On September 12th, Martha Stewart returns to daytime television with a new show. Executive Producer Mark Burnett (producer of the primetime hits “Survivor” and “The Apprentice”) promises Martha as we

WMC-TV reaches agreement with Time-Warner Cable to make high-definition signal available

WMC-TV 5 announced that an agreement has been reached with Time Warner Cable to carry WMC’s HDTV signal. WMC-HD will be available to Time Warner’s HD customers on channel 805.

Rachael Ray Premieres on WMC-TV5 on September 18th!

Rachael Ray premieres on WMC-TV at 10 a.m. on September 18. The queen of "30 Minutes" is taking on a full hour of TV when she launches her own daytime talk show this fall! Rachael will still have plenty

Season Finales on NBC and WMC-TV for 2006

Find out when your favorite NBC show winds up for this season.

"A Few Good Men" airs Friday, May 27 - NBC Prime Rescheduled

"A Few Good Men" airs Friday, May 27 at 7 P.M. - NBC Prime Rescheduled to 1:35 A.M.

"Starting Over" comes to WMC-TV5 starting September 12!

The hottest drama in daytime is real! The producers of The Real World and The Simple Life triumph again with Emmy Award-winning Starting Over. This exciting daytime reality series follows an ever-changing

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WMC-TV: Now available in digital high definition

On February 8th, 2002, WMC-TV became the first Memphis station to broadcast its programming in the new digital television format.

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Check out our coverage maps for analog and for digital broadcasts

What do I need to see WMC-HD?

There are several ways to go and the price may not be as high as you think; standard VHF/UHF outdoor antenna a necessity

Fear Factor rescheduled to early Thursday at 1:05 A.M.

Since severe weather coverage pre-empted most of Monday's Fear Factor, WMC-TV will reschedule that episode to air early Thursday, October 21 at 1:05 A.M.

Children's Programs Rescheduled

Due to last weekend's NBC Ryder Cup coverage, the Sept. 18th Trading Spaces and Endurance will air Saturday, 9/25 beginning at 12 Noon. Strange Days at Blake Holsey High and Scout's Safari will air Sunday,

TN Titans vs. Green Bay Packers on WMC-TV

Watch WMC-TV 5 on Friday, September 3 at 7:00 P.M. to see the Tennessee Titans take on the Green Bay Packers in Nashville.

The FCC talks about digital TV

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When will other Mid-South stations begin broadcasting in digital?

Right now, the only place to see digital is WMC-DT

Programming tonight on WMC-TV 5

Programming for tonight (Friday 3/21) on WMC-TV 5: 5 p.m. Action News 5 at 5pm 5:30 p.m. NBC Nightly News 6 p.m. Action News 5 at 6pm 7 p.m. Dateline NBC - Target: Iraq 9 p.m. Law & Order: SVU All

Programming changes on WMC-TV5 on Friday 3/7 & Saturday 3/8

Please note that (in addition to the Let's Make a Deal pre-emption tonight, 3/4) we will be pre-empting the following NBC programs this week: DateTimeReplacement showPre-empted showPre-empted show will

"The West Wing" pre-empted tonight by NBC; will return next week with all-new episode

NBC has decided to pre-empt The West Wing tonight (3/19) and replace it with an episode of Law & Order: True Crime. Next week, The West Wing will return at 8 p.m. on Wednesday with an all-new episode

WMC-TV5 shifts Saturday night NBC programming to air Grizzlies games

Get the latest schedule changes here for Saturday night, 11/2.

Opening Night: An Action News 5 special presentation

It's hard to believe it, but the Memphis Grizzlies are ready to tip off their second season at the Pyramid. And Action News 5 will tell you everything you need to know in our Opening Night special, tonight at 6:30 p.m. Ed, The West Wing, and Law & Order are moving to WPXX-PAX50

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Simply put, digital is the future of television.  TV has been broadcast in essentially the same way since it was invented before World War II, but digital changes all that.