FIRST LOOK/ ON TV/ POWERBALL

January 18, 2017

FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (WEDNESDAY 1/18/17)
CBS: People’s Choice Awards 2017 at 9pm
A&E, HISTORY, LMN: SIX (Premiere) at 10pm
A&E: Going Si-ral (Finale) at 9:30pm

Sinclair Broadcast Group and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer announced a spring 2017 launch for action-based network Charge!. With more than 2,300 hours of TV series content and over 2,000 movie titles, the network will leverage the infrastructure of Sinclair and MGM’s first network partnership, science fiction multi-channel network Comet. Charge! is slated to reach over 50 percent of the country by the end of 2Q17 via distribution deals outside Sinclair’s footprint.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Fox News anchor Bill O’Reilly landed the traditional Super Bowl pregame presidential interview this year. Part of the chat, pre-taped at the White House earlier in the day, will air around 4p during Fox’s pregame show, with more on the Fox News website and during FNC’s The O’Reilly Factor. O’Reilly interviewed President Obama on Super Bowl day in 2011 and 2014.
(Source: Cynopsis)

E!’s The Arrangement, about an actress who has a Cinderella-like date with a famous movie star, then is offered a $10 million marriage contract tying her to a secretive self-help organization, “really isn’t” based on Tom Cruise/Katie Holmes/Scientology, insisted EP Jonathan Abrahams at the TCA winter press tour on Tuesday. Instead, the 10-parter is based on the “whole self-help” world. Series debuts Sunday, March 5 at 10p. Another E! newcomer, So Cosmo, makes its debut Wednesday, February 8 at 8p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Former The Apprentice contestant Summer Zervos, who in October accused Donald Trump of sexual assault during the NBC reality show’s fifth season 10 years ago, filed a defamation lawsuit against him on Tuesday. Trump had called Zervos’ allegations “totally made up nonsense.” During a news conference yesterday, Zervos said she would drop the suit if Trump retracted his statements calling her a liar.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Jessica Biel will star in and exec produce anthology series The Sinner, based on the book of the same name, for USA. Biel plays a mother who commits shocking acts of violence; Bill Pullman portrays an investigator drawn into her journey of self-discovery.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ABC gave a pilot order to an untitled legal drama from Shondaland and ABC Studios. The show follows the professional and personal lives of new lawyers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ABC is developing a comedy centered on a beautiful Muslim model about to turn 30, taking a fresh look at choices she’s made. Project comes from actress-comedian Zainab Johnson, Tom Straw, and Wanda Sykes with Push It Productions.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ABC’s Dancing With the Stars is back for season 24 on Monday, March 20 at 8p. The reality show is produced by BBC Worldwide Productions.
(Source: Cynopsis)

CNBC’s The Filthy Rich Guide and Jay Leno’s Garage will both be back for third seasons. Filthy Rich returns this spring, followed by Garage in the summer. The network issued a pilot order for Back in the Game (wt), about former athletes in financial distress, exec produced by Michael Strahan with baseball’s Alex Rodriguez as host.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Ovation grabbed U.S. premiere rights to season 2 of Versailles. Season one’s bow in October was the most-watched telecast for the arts net to date.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The Africa Channel announced a Black History Month initiative that includes the premieres of originals from its recently launched production arm, TAC Studios. Premiering on Sundays and repeating on Thursdays will be Africa Everywhwere, In Focus: Black Women in Media, Shades of You and Fighting for King and Empire: Britain’s Caribbean Heroes, among others.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The 25th Annual Trumpet Awards, airing Sunday, January 29 at 9p on Bounce TV, will honor civil rights icon and founder of the Trumpet Awards Xernona Clayton with the “Golden Trumpet Award” in recognition of her leadership, affecting change, and work in building the legacy of the awards.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts celebrates the 50th anniversary of its Mostly Mozart Festival with Live From Lincoln Center: 50 Years of Mostly Mozart on PBS Friday February 3, 2017 (check local listings). The special honors the season with a concert spanning Mozart’s symphonic output, along with highlights from the more than 50 events presented over five weeks this past summer.
(Source: Cynopsis)

John Lewis  Get in the Way premieres Friday, February 10 at 10:30p on PBS (check local listings). It’s the first documentary biography of the civil rights leader, who is among the interviewees who tell about his role in history-making events.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The Howard Stern Show executive producer Gary Dell’Abate takes a stab at stand-up comedy Thursday, January 26 at 10p on AXS TV’s Gotham Comedy Live.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Also on AXS TV, The Rolling Stones reflect on the first 20 years of their career in rock doc Crossfire Hurricane, premiering on the network Tuesday, February 14 at 9p. The film, commemorating the group’s 50th anniversary, combines archive footage with off-camera interviews.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Nova: Holocaust Escape Tunnel tells the story of the discovery of a hidden tunnel dug by Jewish prisoners in Lithuania during World War II. The film, including interviews with descendants of the group of survivors of the Vilnius horrors, premieres on PBS Wednesday, April 19 at 9p (check local listings).
(Source: Cynopsis)

Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton will present their 9 to 5 co-star Lily Tomlin with the SAG Life Achievement Award at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. Ceremony will be simulcast on TNT and TBS on Sunday, January 29 at 8p. In addition to working together on the 1980 film, Fonda and Tomlin star in and exec produce Netflix’s Grace and Frankie, returning for season 3 in May.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Tyler Perry will receive the award for Favorite Humanitarian at the People’s Choice Awards, airing tonight at 9 on CBS. Perry will be recognized for the Tyler Perry Foundation’s donations of millions of dollars to organizations including Feeding America, the NAACP and Charity Water, among others.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The Academy of Country Music Awards will air Sunday, April 2 at 8p, live from Vegas, on CBS. It’s the first time the event will be broadcast from the T-Mobile Arena.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Tamela Mann and Travis Greene lead the field of nominees for the 32nd Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards with 9 nods each, followed by 7 for Hezekiah Walker and 6 for Kirk Franklin. The salute to gospel music premieres on TV One Sunday, April 9 at 7p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Winners of the NATPE Reality Breakthrough Awards, announced Tuesday during a show hosted by Bob Saget, included O.J.: Made in America (Best Documentary), Chrisley Knows Best (Best Docusoap), Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (Best Factual Entertainment), Hollywood Game Night (Best Game Show), The Voice (Best Reality Competition), Steve Harvey (Best Reality Host), Shark Tank (Best Structured Reality) and Hard Knocks Hard Knocks (Best Unstructured Reality).
(Source: Cynopsis)

HDNet Movies gets in on Academy Awards action with “And The Oscar Goes To” Presented By Richard Roeper, a 40-film event hosted by film critic Roeper featuring at least one different Oscar-winning film every evening at 8p, starting on Sunday, January 29, culminating in an Oscar Weekend Marathon from Friday, February 24-Sunday, February 26.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Jerry Seinfeld is headed to Netflix. The comedian’s Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee, launched on Sony’s Crackle in 2012, is part of the deal, as well as two standup specials and the development of scripted and non-scripted comedy programming.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Back from a holiday break, CBS’s Kevin Can Wait was up 21 percent among A18-49 (1.7) and up 17 percent in total viewers (8.6 million) on Monday versus its last original, while fellow frosh Man With a Plan was up 25 percent in the demo (to 1.5) and hit a series high in Live+SD viewers with 7.7 million. Fox returnee Gotham had a 20 percent boost, to 1.2.
(Source: Cynopsis)

In the reality show race, ABC’s The Bachelor rose to a season high of 2.3 among A18-49, and week 3 of NBC’s The Apprentice had a one tenth lift in the demo, to 1.2.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Nashville surpassed its CMT debut to become the network’s most-watched original series ever, drawing 2.1 million viewers on CMT (3 million counting a Nick at Nite airing). Among A18-49 the episode delivered a .9 rating, up 14 percent.
(Source: Cynopsis)

NBC freshman hit This Is Us earned a series high 4.6 in Live+3 ratings, up 54 percent from its January 10 Live+SD number, according to Nielsen. And that’s not counting VOD.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Fox’s The Mick, the season’s number one new comedy, earned the net its highest-rated Tuesday entertainment telecast for its January 3 episode, earning a 2.2/8 in Live+7 numbers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

TLC’s Outdaughtered and Too Close to Home hit series record ratings last week, earning both of them their most watched episodes ever. Tuesday’s premiere of Outdaughtered garnered a 1.4 W25-54 and was watched by 1.9 million P2+ viewers, and Wednesday’s premiere of Too Close to Home netted a 1.2 W25-54 rating and delivered 1.6 million P2+ viewers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The simulcast premiere of Su Nombre Era Dolores: La Jenn Que Yo Conoci (Her Name Was Dolores: The Jenn I Knew), simulcast on Univision and UniMas, reached 8.3 million viewers during all or part of the 3-hour block, averaging 2.3 million total viewers and 1.1 million A18-49.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The second episode of new Food Network series, Ginormous Food posted a .6 rating P25-54 (565,000 impressions) and ranked 1st at 8p across ad-supported cable, with gains of 9 percent over last week and nearly doubling gains versus year-ago in the timeslot. Overall Food Network averaged a .6 rating P25-54 (530,000 impressions) and ranked 3rd for the night among cable, a gain of 45 percent versus same day last year.
(Source: Cynopsis)

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HAPPY 53RD BIRTHDAY TO THE FIRST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA; LET’S RELIVE SOME OF HER GREATEST POP CULTURE MOMENTS OVER THE YEARS

January 17, 2017

HAPPY 53RD BIRTHDAY TO THE FIRST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA; LET’S RELIVE SOME OF HER GREATEST POP CULTURE MOMENTS OVER THE YEARS
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LAMAR ODOM APOLOGIZES TO KHLOE KARDASHIAN & FAMILY FOR DRUG BENDERS

January 17, 2017

LAMAR ODOM APOLOGIZES TO KHLOE KARDASHIAN & FAMILY FOR DRUG BENDERS
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ZAHARA JOLIE PITT’S BIOLOGICAL MOTHER WANTS TO RECONNECT, NEARLY 12 YEARS AFTER ANGELINA JOLIE ADOPTED HER

January 17, 2017

ZAHARA JOLIE PITT’S BIOLOGICAL MOTHER WANTS TO RECONNECT, NEARLY 12 YEARS AFTER ANGELINA JOLIE ADOPTED HER
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STEVE HARVEY APOLOGIZES TO ASIAN MEN

January 17, 2017

STEVE HARVEY APOLOGIZES TO ASIAN MEN
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JOSELINE HERNANDEZ (LOVE & HIP HOP: ATLANTA) IS DONE WITH MATERNITY LEAVE AND IS BACK TO WORK IN A CLUB

January 17, 2017

JOSELINE HERNANDEZ (LOVE & HIP HOP: ATLANTA) IS DONE WITH MATERNITY LEAVE AND IS BACK TO WORK IN A CLUB
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NICK YOUNG & PALOMA FORD BREAK UP

January 17, 2017

NICK YOUNG & PALOMA FORD BREAK UP
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CELEBRITY NEWS: JANUARY 17, 2017

January 17, 2017

CELEBRITY NEWS: JANUARY 17, 2017
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Connor Cruise (Tom Cruise & Nicole Kidman’s son) – 22 years old
Chloe Rose Lattanzi (Olivia Newton John’s daughter) – 31 years old
Calvin Harris (DJ/ Record Producer) – 33 years old
Dwyane Wade (NBA Player) – 35 years old
Ray J Norwood (Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood) – 36 years old
Zooey Deschanel (New Girl) – 37 years old
Maksim Chmerkovskiy (Dancing With The Stars) – 37 years old
Lil Jon (Rapper) – 46 years old
Kid Rock (Rock Singer/Musician) – 46 years old
Naveen Andrews (Lost) – 48 years old
Shabba Ranks (Jamaican Dancehall Musician) – 51 years old
Joshua Malina (Scandal) – 51 years old
Michelle Obama (First Lady of The United States of America) –  53 years old
Jim Carrey (Actor /Comedian) – 55 years old
Susanna Hoffs (The Bangles) – 58 years old
Steve Harvey (TV Host/ Comedian) – 60 years old
Maury Povich (Talk Show Host) – 78 years old
James Earl Jones (Actor/ Voice of Darth Vader in “Star Wars” movies) – 86 years old
Betty White (Hot In Cleveland) – 95 years old

FIRST LOOK/ ON TV/ MEGA MILLIONS

January 17, 2017

FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (TUESDAY 1/17/17)
ESQUIRE: Friday Night Tykes (Premiere) at 9pm
TELEMUNDO: La Fan (Premiere) at 9pm
TV LAND: Teachers (Premiere) at 10pm
TV LAND: Throwing Shade (Premiere) at 10:30pm
Z LIVING: Altar’d (Premiere) at 8pm
Z LIVING: Finding Fido (Premiere) at 9pm
Z LIVING: POPSUGAR Presents: Conquered (Premiere) at 9:30pm
CW: No Tomorrow (Finale) at 9pm
ID: Is O.J. Innocent? The Missing Evidence (Finale) at 10pm
TLC: Outdaughtered (Finale) at 9pm
USA: Shooter (Finale) at 10pm

National Geographic greenlit a second season of MARS, the global event series that garnered more than 36 million viewers last fall and became the most DVR-ed series in network history. MARS will air globally on National Geographic Channels in 172 countries in 43 languages, and in Spanish on Nat Geo Mundo. The first season is available in digital HD to own and is coming soon on DVD.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Nat Geo is also adapting David France’s book, How to Survive a Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS, into a scripted miniseries. Scott Rudin will EP the project, which explores the true story of a patient population that seized power over its own care and treatment to push through drugs that turned HIV from a fatal infection to a manageable disease.
(Source: Cynopsis)

April premiere dates for new drama The Son and season 3 of Better Call Saul were announced by AMC. The Son, based on the Philipp Meyer novel, stars Pierce Brosnan and bows with a two-hour episode on AMC and Sundance TV on Saturday, April 8 at 9p. Better Call Saul returns Monday, April 10 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

TV Land picked up Heathers, its first ever hour-long series. “Our take on ‘Heathers’ is a cinematic, surprising and twisted comedy that gives a wonderful nod to the film while also creating something entirely its own,” said Keith Cox, President of Development and Production for TV Land. “We’re really passionate about this show and the satirical story-telling its provocative characters allow.” Series premieres in fall 2017.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Nat Geo WILD’s number one series, The Incredible Dr. Pol, celebrates its 100th episode on Saturday, March 25 at 9p. It airs as the season 10 finale, highlighting the series’ top moments and most memorable cases.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ID teamed with Joe Berlinger for docu-series Killing Richard Glossip, about a former motel manager sentenced to die for orchestrating a murder that he swears he had nothing to do with. Show bows on the Crime and Justice Network for a two-night event starting Sunday, March 5 at 9p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

PBS announced its first-ever national 24/7 channel for kids. PBS KIDS will be available during the primetime family viewing hours of 5p to 8p, 24/7. Some 107 PBS stations are expected to launch the PBS KIDS channel on TV, making it available to 90 percent of U.S. TV households.
(Source: Cynopsis)

James Franco returns to Lifetime as EP and star of High School Lover, premiering Saturday, February 4 at 8p. The romantic thriller tells the story of 17-year-old Kelly (Paulina Singer, Orange is the New Black), who falls in love with older man Christian (Francois Arnaud, Blindspot), while her father (Franco) tries to intervene before the crush turns into a dangerous obsession.
(Source: Cynopsis)

On the pop icons front, Lifetime has Michael Jackson: Searching for Neverland (wt) in pre-production. Project is based on the best-selling book, Remember the Time: Protecting Michael Jackson in His Final Days, and is told through the eyes of the late singer’s trusted bodyguards, Bill Whitfield and Javon Beard. Also, Britney Ever After, starring Natasha Bassett as Britney Spears, bows Saturday, February 18 at 8p. The biopic follows Spears’ tumultuous story from her rise to fame, fall from grace and eventual triumphant resurrection.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Fox News Channel’s Ainsley Earhardt landed the next sit-down interview with President-elect Donald Trump, slated to air Wednesday on Fox & Friends. Among the topics to be discussed: Friday’s inauguration, Trump’s relationship with the press and plans for his first day in office.
(Source: Cynopsis)

BBC America, AMC and SundanceTV will simulcast the premiere of BBCA’s Planet Earth II on Saturday, February 18 at 9p. The following five episodes will air Saturdays on BBCA. This won’t be the first time the show celebrating the planet has an audience – half the population of the UK watched it on BBC One last year, and the trailer has been viewed over 50 million times around the world.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Exclusive: The WorkShop, producer of Amazon’s Novak, is collaborating with the Department of Health Policy & Management at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health for a discussion series addressing issues like how the new DC leadership will impact how healthcare decisions. Healthcare in the Round will utilize a format similar to Inside the Actors’ Studio, co-hosted by Meg FitGerald and Michael Sparer, professors at Columbia.
(Source: Cynopsis)

TBS greenlit 10 episodes of The Cops (wt), starring and co-created by Louis C.K. and Albert Brooks. The animated series follows Al (Brooks) and Lou (C.K.), two Los Angeles patrolmen trying their best to protect and serve, sometimes failing at both. Debut is slated for 2018.
(Source: Cynopsis)

AMC ordered documentary James Cameron’s Story of Science Fiction. The six-episode series explores the evolution of the film and television genre.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Kevin Hart will executive produce and star in 2-hour History special Kevin Hart Presents: The Black Man’s Guide to History, a look at lesser-known but important events in black history. “Not only is it entertaining, and it’s hysterical, but it also is an important program for our country right now. We hope to make people laugh and learn a bit too,” said Hart. Show comes from Hartbeat Productions and Comedy Dynamics.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Dakota Fanning is set to star in The Alienist, a psychological thriller based on the best-selling novel by Caleb Carr. Set in the Gilded Age of New York City in 1896, series is slated to premiere in late 2017 on TNT.
(Source: Cynopsis)

On the movie front, Lifetime’s 2017 slate includes Custody, executive produced and starring Viola Davis, debuting Saturday, March 4 at 8p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Deon Cole (black-ish) and Nicole Ari Parker (Rosewood) have been set to co-host the 25th Annual Trumpet Awards, airing Sunday, January 29 at 9p. The show, celebrating African American achievements, will honor talk show host Wendy Williams, NBA star Dikembe Mutombo, R&B group New Edition, singer Peabo Bryson and fashion blogger Gabi Gregg.
(Source: Cynopsis)

THIRTEEN‘s American Masters presents the exclusive U.S. broadcast premiere of Maya Angelous: And Still I Rise on Tuesday, February 21 at 8p on PBS, during Black History Month. The first feature documentary on the author/activist includes exclusive interviews with Dr. Angelou, Oprah Winfrey, Common, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton and others Check local listings.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Reelz mini-series The Kennedys – After Camelot launches Sunday, April 2 at 9p, concluding the following Sunday at 9p. “The extraordinary response and recognition we received when we aired the controversial miniseries The Kennedys is what really put Reelz on the map,” said net president Stan E. Hubbard. “The Kennedys-After Camelot has been years in the making, is based on Randy Taraborelli’s incredibly well researched best-selling book and will continue the story that earned record ratings and 10 Emmy Award nominations.” Katie Holmes and Matthew Perry star as Jackie Kennedy Onassis and Ted Kennedy.
(Source: Cynopsis)

TNT ordered a second season of Good Behavior, starring Michelle Dockery. The show’s entire first season is available on TNT On Demand and TNT’s digital and mobile platforms. Season 2 launches in the fall.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Comedic lifestyle series Upscale with Prentice Penny premieres Tuesday, March 21 at 10p on truTV. Show tackles topics including travel, fashion, gift giving and cooking.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Mashup comedy series Talk Show the Game Show from creator and host Guy Branum bows Wednesday, April 5 at 10p on truTV. Celebrity guests for Season 1 include Chelsea Handler, Maria Bamford, John Sally and Wanda Sykes.
(Source: Cynopsis)

I’m Sorry, debuts Wednesday, June 21 at 10p on truTV. Created by and starring Andrea Savage, the scripted comedy follows seemingly confident, together comedy writer, wife and mom Andrea (Savage), who exposes her inner immaturity and neuroses through unexpected life situations.
(Source: Cynopsis)

truTV ordered pilot presentations for comedy competition series Smart, Funny and Black from creator Amanda Seales and for Apocalypse Video, a journey through found footage hosted by Judah Friedlander. In addition, the net greenlit the Untitled Amy Sedaris Project, a half-hour scripted comedy series created by and starring the comedian.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Nobodies received a 12-episode, second season renewal, two months ahead of its March 28 series premiere. The TV Land comedy, executive produced by Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone with Michael McDonald (MADtv), who serves as EP, director and showrunner, is slated to premiere in 2018.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Mary Kills People bows Sunday, April 23 at 10p on Lifetime. The original scripted series stars Caroline Dhavernas (Hannibal) as a doctor who helps people in need end their lives with dignity.
(Source: Cynopsis)

IFC’s Brockmire is ready to take the field. The network’s newest original comedy, starring Hank Azaria and Amanda Peet, premieres Wednesday April 5 at 10p. Series follows Jim Brockmire (Azaria), a major league baseball announcer who suffered an embarrassing public meltdown live on the air a decade ago after discovering his wife’s infidelity, who is looking to reclaim his career, reputation, and love life.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Journalist Maria Elena Salinas joins ID as host of The Real Story with Maria Elena Salinas. The newsmagazine show peels back the layers of national headline-making crimes in search of new evidence, perspectives and updates to the cases, starting in early 2017.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Sketch series Portlandia returns for its eighth and final season in 2018. “There are very few shows that can be credited with both establishing and helping to define a television network, and that’s exactly what Portlandia has done for IFC,” said network president Jennifer Caserta. “It has been at the heart of our ‘slightly-off’ comedy programming strategy since its inception.” Series currently airs Thursdays at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Lifetime keys into the world of pop music with The Pop Game, premiering Tuesday, February 21 at 10p. Series follows music industry icon Timbaland as he works with five aspiring young vocal artists, vying to be the next big thing on the charts.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Telemundo’s La Fan debuts Tuesday, January 17 at 8p. The romantic comedy tells the story of a happy-go-lucky woman from a poor background who is a passionate fan of a famous telenovela actor, until an unexpected twist of fate drives her headlong right into his life.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Smithsonian Channel is shooting for a Sunday, February 12 at 9p launch for season 2 of The Weapon Hunter. Series spotlights iconic moments and artifacts in military history.
(Source: Cynopsis)

SundanceTV’s spring slate includes season 2 of anthology series Hap and Leonard: Mucho Mojo, starring Brian Dennehy (First Blood), premiering Wednesday, March 15 at 10p, and season 2 of Gomorrah, bowing Wednesday, April 26 at 10p. Summer brings the sophomore season of Cleverman, while new series Liar, an emotional thriller, arrives in the fall. Other notable autumn arrivals include crime story Top of the Lake: China Girl, starring Elisabeth Moss and Nicole Kidman; new docu-series Murder in the Heartland: In Cold Blood Revisited, and season 2 of The A-Word.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Bravo’s Summer House bows Monday, January 16 at 10p, featuring a group of nine friends who work hard making money and building their resumes during the week, but on the weekends between Memorial Day and Labor Day share a house to let loose.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Supernatural star Misha Collins is headed to NBC’s Timeless. She’ll guest star as Untouchables leader Eliot Ness in the episode, Public Enemy No. 1.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ABC’s season finale of The Great American Baking Show on Thursday built for its 3rd straight original telecast in Total Viewers (up 2 percent to 5.1 million) and held even in A18-49 (1.0/4), the show’s most watched telecast-ever and equaling a season best in young adults. Two-hour special Taking the Stage: Changing America, celebrating the unveiling of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture with music, dance and the spoken word, drew an average audience of 5.3 million viewers and a .9/3 among A18-49, building audience from its first to second hour in total viewers up 16 percent, to 5.7 million) and A18-49 (up 11 percent, to 1.0/4).
(Source: Cynopsis)

Travel Channel’s Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations delivered its highest-rated season ever, withP25-54 ratings 13 percent higher than the prior season’s average. Season 4, which Tuesday, January 10, attracted more than six million viewers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Science Channel’s premiere of MythBusters: The Search broke into the Top 20 in key demos among Men and Adults in its timeslot across all ad-supported cable in L+3. It also averaged 454,000 Total Viewers P2+.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The premiere of new FX drama Taboo delivered 3.43 million Total Viewers and 1.63 million A18-49, making it the most time-shifted FX series premiere ever among A 18-49 (up 101 percent) and the most time-shifted FX drama series premiere ever among Total Viewers (up 86 percent).
(Source: Cynopsis)

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GEORGE MICHAEL’S COUSIN ANDROS GEORGIOU SLAMS LATE MUSICIAN’S BOYFRIEND FADI FAWAZ

January 16, 2017

GEORGE MICHAEL’S COUSIN ANDROS GEORGIOU SLAMS LATE MUSICIAN’S BOYFRIEND FADI FAWAZ
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