Archive for June, 2017

JERRY FERRARA (ENTOURAGE) MARRIES BREANNE RACANO

June 30, 2017

JERRY FERRARA (ENTOURAGE) MARRIES BREANNE RACANO
http://www.eonline.com/news/864404/entourage-star-jerry-ferrara-marries-breanne-racano

THE CARMICHAEL SHOW CANCELED AT NBC AFTER JERROD CARMICHAEL EXITS

June 30, 2017

THE CARMICHAEL SHOW CANCELED AT NBC AFTER JERROD CARMICHAEL EXITS
http://www.eonline.com/news/864460/the-carmichael-show-canceled-at-nbc-after-jerrod-carmichael-exits

BEYONCE & JAY-Z TWINS’ NAMES REVEALED

June 30, 2017

BEYONCE & JAY-Z TWINS’ NAMES REVEALED
http://www.tmz.com/2017/06/30/beyonce-jay-z-twins-names-rumi-sir-carter/

JOE JACKSON RUSHED TO HOSPITAL AFTER CAR CRASH

June 30, 2017

JOE JACKSON RUSHED TO HOSPITAL AFTER CAR CRASH
http://www.tmz.com/2017/06/30/joe-jackson-hospitalized-car-crash-las-vegas/

SANDRA BULLOCK’S STALKER GOT QUIETLY RELEASED FROM A MENTAL HEALTH FACILITY

June 30, 2017

SANDRA BULLOCK’S STALKER GOT QUIETLY RELEASED FROM A MENTAL HEALTH FACILITY
http://www.tmz.com/2017/06/30/sandra-bullock-restraining-order-stalker-released/

JAY-Z NAME DROPPED MORE THAN 37 PEOPLE ON HIS 4:44 ALBUM: KANYE WEST, BILL COSBY, FUTURE, AND MORE

June 30, 2017

JAY-Z NAME DROPPED MORE THAN 37 PEOPLE ON HIS 4:44 ALBUM: KANYE WEST, BILL COSBY, FUTURE, AND MORE
http://www.eonline.com/news/864345/jay-z-name-dropped-more-than-37-people-on-his-4-44-album-kanye-west-bill-cosby-future-and-more

JAY-Z’S “4:44” CD RIPS ERIC BENET TO APOLOGIZE TO BEYONCE; ALSO SAYS MOM’S A LESBIAN

June 30, 2017

JAY-Z’S “4:44” CD RIPS ERIC BENET TO APOLOGIZE TO BEYONCE; ALSO SAYS MOM’S A LESBIAN
http://www.tmz.com/2017/06/30/jay-z-apologizes-beyonce-new-album/

CELEBRITY NEWS: JUNE 30, 2017

June 30, 2017

CELEBRITY NEWS: JUNE 30, 2017
http://www.imdb.com/news/celebrity

Keone Madrid (Dancer/ Choreographer/ Keone & Mari You Tube Channel) – 29 years old
Allegra Versace (Donatella’s Daughter) – 31 years old
Michael Phelps (Olympian Gold Medalist) – 32 years old
Fantasia Barrino (R&B Singer) – 33 years old
Gugu Mbatha Raw (“Beauty And The Beast” (2017)/ “Miss Sloane”) – 34 years old
Anthony Burrell (Choreographer for Beyonce & Mariah Carey) – 37 years old
Karen Gravano (VH1’s Mob Wives) – 38 years old
Matisyahu (Rapper) – 38 years old
Rick Gonzalez (Coach Carter) – 38 years old
Monica Potter (Parenthood) – 46 years old
Tony Rock (All of Us) – 43 years old
Mike Tyson (former Boxer) – 51 years old
Vincent D’Onofrio (Law & Order: Criminal Intent) – 58 years old
David Alan Grier (The Carmichael Show/ In Loving Color) – 61 years old

FIRST LOOK/ ON TV/ MOVIES/ NYC STREET FAIRS/ MEGA MILLIONS/ POWERBALL

June 30, 2017

FIRST LOOK
http://www.eonline.com/news

ON TELEVISION (FRIDAY 6/30/17)
CW: Masters of Illusion (Premiere) at 8pm
SYFY: Killjoys (Premiere) at 8pm
DIY: Texas Flip n Move (Finale) at 9pm
FOOD: Diners, Drive-ins & Dives (Finale) at 9pm

(SATURDAY 7/1/17)
NAT. GEO. WILD: The Incredible Dr. Pol (Premiere) at 9pm
BBCA: Dr. Who (Finale) at 8:30pm
BBCA: The Graham Norton Show (Finale) at 11pm

(SUNDAY 7/2/17)
SMITHSONIAN: America In Color (Premiere) at 8pm
SMITHSONIAN: First Ladies Revealed (Premiere) at 9pm
SPIKE TV: Bar Rescue (Premiere) at 10pm
ANIMAL PLANET: Expedition Mungo (Finale) at 10pm
BRAVO: The Real Housewives of Potomac (Finale) at 8pm
CNN: Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown (Finale) at 9pm
GREAT AMERICAN COUNTRY: Flea Market Flip (Finale) at 8pm
HALLMARK: Good Witch (Finale) at 9pm
TRAVEL: Extreme Waterparks (Finale) at 10pm

Greta Van Susteren is leaving MSNBC and her post as host of For The Record six months after joining the cable news outlet. Her final show aired Wednesday. “MSNBC and Greta Van Susteren have decided to part ways,” said MSNBC president Phil Griffin. “We are grateful to her and wish her the best.” Ari Melber, who currently hosts The Point on Sundays at 5p, was handed the 6p hour.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Gillian Anderson took to Twitter to comment on gender disparity on The X-Files, following the release of a list of writers for the show’s upcoming 11th season, all of whom are male. “And 2 out of 207 eps directed by women. I look forward to the day when the numbers are different. #TheFutureisFemale,” said Anderson.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Anna Chlumsky and Shemar Moore will present the nominations for the 69th Emmy Awards from the Wolf Theatre at the Television Academy’s Saban Media Center on Thursday, July 13 at 11:30a. Television Academy Chairman and CEO Hayma Washington will join the pair at the ceremony, which will stream live on Emmys.com.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Former Bachelor in Paradise contestant Corinne Olympios ended her investigation into allegations of misconduct on the set of the ABC series, which led to a temporary shutdown of production. Olympios released a statement on Thursday, noting that her team’s investigation into the matter “has now been completed to my satisfaction.” Olympios added that in spite of being invited back to the show, she has “respectfully made the decision not to return.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

NBC picked up a second season of World of Dance. The competition series was the broadcast networks’ top-rated premiere in the A18-49 demo and the most watched alternative series debut on cable or broadcast in nine years, per NBC.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Sony Pictures Television Networks greenlit police procedural Carter, starring Jerry O’Connell and Sydney Poitier. The drama will air on SPTN’s international networks, including AXN. Series focuses on Carter (O’Connell), a TV detective turned real-life one, after he’s forced to return to his hometown after a Hollywood meltdown. Poitier plays Sam, his longtime friend and a no-nonsense veteran on the force.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HBO Films is developing The Color of Cola, based on Stephanie Capparell’s book, The Real Pepsi Challenge, detailing how Pepsi broke racial barriers in 1940s America. Mitchell Kapner (Oz the Great and Powerful) is writing the adaptation.
(Source: Cynopsis)

America in Color premieres Friday, June 30 at 8p on Smithsonian. “Some of the most important decades of American history have long felt more distant to us than they should, because we’d only experienced them in black and white,” says Charles Poe, SVP of production, Smithsonian Channel. “America in Color brings vivid new life into the essential stories from the 1920s to the 1960s, and puts flesh and blood into national heroes like Franklin D. Roosevelt and Amelia Earhart. Even for those who know their history, it’s a fresh perspective that makes every event so much more relevant to today.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Docu-drama Desperate for a Miracle, hosted by musician Jewel, joins Z Living’s schedule on July 4 at noon, followed by a double encore presentation. Additional episodes will then return to their regularly scheduled time on Tuesdays 9p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Freeform’s The Fosters makes its summer premiere on Tuesday, July 11 at 8p, while new drama The Bold Type bows immediately following at 9p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Charles Spencer, brother of the late Princess Diana, appears in People’s The Story of Diana, a two-night television event airing Wednesday, August 9 and Thursday, August 10 at 9p on ABC. Spencer provides personal stories about his sister set to archival and home movie footage.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Andrea Bocelli: Landmarks Live in Concert: A Great Performance Special airs Friday, June 30 at 8p on PBS (check local listings). Hosted by Chad Smith, the drummer for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, the series features interviews with the artists exploring their favorite locations.
(Source: Cynopsis)

INSP celebrates the launch of Gunsmoke with a marathon of episodes and movies throughout July. Kicks off with Gunsmoke: To the Last Man on Saturday, July 8 at 2p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Destination America airs three episodes of UFOS: Uncovering the Truth on Saturday, July 8 at 8p. Series marks the 70th anniversary of Roswell Army Air Field announcing they found a U.F.O in Roswell, NM in 1947, only to retract the statement the next day.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Million Dollar Matchmaker, starring Patti Stanger, returns to WE tv on Friday, August 4 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Boxeo Telemundo Ford returns with four straight events beginning Friday, July 7 at 11:30a, with Sammy “Hurrican” Valentin of Tampa and Giovani “Gallo de Oro” Santilla of San Diego facing off for the North American Boxing Organization Welterweight Title. The bout airs on Telemundo and is available via the Telemundo Deportes En Vivo app.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Paul Costanzo (Royal Pains) nabbed a series regular role opposite Kiefer Sutherland in Season 2 of ABC’s Designated Survivor.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Cory Hardrict (American Sniper, Gran Torino) joins the ensemble of Crackle’s The Oath, debuting in 2018.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Amazon premieres Niko and the Sword of Light, a new animated series for kids 6-11, on Friday, July 21 on Prime Video. The fantasy adventure series is the first Amazon Original to win an Emmy for the pilot before the series launch.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Fans can now use the immersive MagiMobile app while watching Cartoon Network to collect Magiswords beyond the Mighty Magiswords universe. The event applies to series including Adventure Time, Steven Universe and more. New episodes of Mighty Magiswords bow Saturday, July 1 at 4p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Some good news for fans of Sense8. Although the Netflix series was canceled after two seasons, the streamer plans to release a two-hour special that will serve as a series finale. It’s slated to air in 2018.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The series finale of Freeform’s Pretty Little Liars surged to a one-year high in Total Viewers (1.4 million) and 18-month high in A18-48 and W18-49, ranking as Tuesday’s top cable telecast in the target Women demographic. For its final season, the series ranked as cable TV’s number one scripted series in A18-34, W18-24 and Females 12-34.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Telemundo’s Tuesday night premiere of Jennie Rivera: Mariposa de Barrio ranked as the number one Spanish-language program at 8p among A18-49 and A18-34, according to Nielsen. Series averaged 1,630,000 Total Viewers, 743,000 A18-49 and 320,000 A 18-34.
(Source: Cynopsis)

After 16 years, first as Senior Vice President and Manager and then as President, Brian Philips is leaving CMT. Phillips had served as the net’s president since 2009. “This was a tough decision,” said Phillips in an internal memo to his staff. “I remain a fan and champion of each of you. I love, live and breathe this brand.” Frank Tanki has been upped to General Manager of the network.
(Source: Cynopsis)

BET Networks added to its leadership team. Michael D. Armstrong, previously Executive Vice President and General Manager, Revenue and Emerging Brands, Viacom International Networks, was appointed to the newly created position of General Manager. Jeanine Liburd was upped to Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, while Donna Blackman was promoted to Senior Vice President, Business Operations.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Refinery29 appointed Joanna Bomberg as Senior Vice President and Head of Talent. She was previously Senior Vice President of MTV’s Music & Talent department.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MOVIES
Baby Driver – Ansel Elgort, Kevin Spacey, Lily James, Jon Bernthal, Jon Hamm, Jaime Foxx, Elza Gonzalez, Flea
Despicable Me 3 – Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker, Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier, Nev Scharrel, Pierre Coffin, Steve Coogan
The House – Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler, Jason Mantzoukas, Ryan Simpkins, Nick Kroll, Allison Tolman, Rob Huebel, Christina Offley

NYC STREET FAIRS
Friday June 30, 2017
Upper East Side Food Fair – on 54th St. from Lexington Ave. to 3rd Ave.

Saturday July 1, 2017
Meatpacking District Fair – on 9th Ave. from 14th – 15th St.
41st St. Bryant Park Fair – on 41st St. from 6th Ave. to Broadway

Sunday July 2, 2017
Hester Street Fair Total Independence Day NYC – Corner of Hester and Essex St.
Pride on Astor Fair – on Astor Place from Broadway to Lafayette St.
Union Square/ Broadway Festival – on Broadway from 17th St. to 23rd St.
Bronx Week 3rd Ave. Festival – on 3rd Ave. from 149th St. – 153rd St.

MEGA MILLIONS
Today’s Jackpot is $158 million

You can now play in 43 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

www.NYLottery.org

POWERBALL
Saturday’s Jackpot is $106 million.

Powerball is played in 43 states.

www.NYLottery.org

CONRAD HILTON PLEADS NOT GUILTY TO DISOBEYING RESTRAINING ORDER AFTER UNDERGOING TREATMENT

June 29, 2017

CONRAD HILTON PLEADS NOT GUILTY TO DISOBEYING RESTRAINING ORDER AFTER UNDERGOING TREATMENT
http://www.eonline.com/news/864146/conrad-hilton-pleads-not-guilty-to-disobeying-restraining-order-after-undergoing-treatment