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

FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (FRIDAY 6/2/17)
HGTV: My Lottery Dream Home (Premiere) at 9pm
HLN: Beyond Reasonable Doubt (Premiere) at 9pm
UP TV: Date My Dad (Premiere) at 9pm
VICELAND: Earthworks (Premiere) at 11pm

(SATURDAY 6/3/17)
ABC: 20/20 In An Instant (Premiere) at 9pm
DISNEY XD: Billy Dilley’s Super-Duper Subterranean Summer (Premiere) at 7am
HGTV: House Hunters Renovation (Premiere) at 10pm
BBC AMERICA: Class (Finale) at 10pm
TLC: Nate & Jeremiah By Design (Finale) at 9pm
WORLD: American Epic (Finale) at 8pm

(SUNDAY 6/4/17)
AMC: Fear The Walking Dead (Premiere) at 9pm
ANIMAL PLANET: Expedition Mungo: The Crew Files (Premiere) at 9pm
FOOD: Food Network Star (Premiere) at 9pm
HGTV: Mexico Life (Premiere) at 9pm
NBC: Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly (Premiere) at 7pm
SHOWTIME: I’m Dying Up Here (Premiere) at 10pm
SMITHSONIAN CHANNEL: My Big Bollywood Wedding (Premiere) at 10pm
HBO: The Leftover (Finale) at 9pm 

Megyn Kelly landed a one-on-one interview with Vladimir Putin for the premiere of Sunday Night With Megyn Kelly. In St. Petersburg for the International Economic Forum, Kelly was already slated to moderate a session with the Russian president. Now, “I’ll get the chance to ask him directly about these allegations of meddling ….That oughtta be fun,” said Kelly on the Today Show yesterday. NBC newsmagazine launches Sunday, June 4 at 7p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

CBS announced the roll-out plan for its new season, with fall premiere dates that begin with the return of The Big Bang Theory on Monday, September 25, and run through the post-NFL Thursday entertainment lineup launching on November 2. Series debut dates include Young Sheldon on September 25 at 8:30p, in a special post-Bang slot, and Me Myself & I the same night at 9:30p; Seal Team on Wednesday, September 27 at 9p; Wisdom of the Gods on Sunday, October 1 at 8:30p; 9JKL on Monday, October 2 at 8p; and S.W.A.T. on Thursday, November 2 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

NBC has reportedly reversed its decision to move freshman hit, This Is Us, from Tuesdays to Thursdays at 9p next season. Instead, the tearjerker will keep its Tuesday slot, and Superstore and The Good Place will return to Thursdays. Keeping lead-in The Voice and This Is Us company on Tuesdays will be Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Brothers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Two weeks after suggesting via Twitter that he might be out the door after his MSNBC contract expires June 4, Lawrence O’Donnell told viewers Wednesday night he’d be sticking around “for the next couple of years.” On Twitter, the Last Word host added, “I will be saying hi to Rachel @maddow at 10pm for the forseeable future.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Big budget sci-fi drama Sense8 was canceled by Netflix after 2 seasons. “After 23 episodes, 16 cities and 13 countries, the story of the Sense8 cluster is coming to an end,” said Netflix VP, original content Cindy Holland. “It is everything we and the fans dreamed it would be: bold, emotional, stunning, kick ass, and outright unforgettable. Never has there been a more truly global show with an equally diverse and international cast and crew.” Season 2 was released May 5.
(Source: Cynopsis)

BBC News reporter James Longman is joining ABC News’ London bureau. Longman “has a deep understanding of the Middle East and the complex politics and issues in the region,” said ABC News president James Goldston. Longman will join BBC News vet Ian Pannell, who earlier this week was announced as ABC News foreign correspondent.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HBO is developing Annapurna Television’s limited series adaptation of bestseller Today Will Be Different. Julia Roberts is producing and will star as a woman determined to be her best self, navigating the complications of modern life.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The pitfalls of overnight success are explored in Loaded, launching on AMC Monday, July 17 at 10p. Series centers on four tech entrepreneurs and childhood friends who make millions selling their videogame company.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Sweet spot: Dessert Games, with baking trailblazer Duff Goldman, launches Monday, July 10 at 8p on Food Network, followed at 9p and 9:30p by boundary-pushing Texas Cake House.
(Source: Cynopsis)

CBS Sports and sport/active lifestyle/media brand Tough Mudder have expanded their partnership to debut all Tough Mudder programming on CBS. The net will broadcast 7 shows this year, beginning July 22 with coverage of regional race series America’s Toughest Mudder.
(Source: Cynopsis)

It might sound like a Trump tweet, but Choccywoccydoodah is actually a series premiering on Cooking Channel Friday, July 21 at 8p. The show focuses on a UK bake shop and its team of chocolatiers. Also on the Cooking menu next month: special Big Bad BBQ Brawl: Kissimmee Valley Rib Rodeo on Tuesday, July 4 at 8p, and a new season of Cheap Eats, arriving Wednesday, July 12 at 10p and 10:30p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Bravo ’s Shahs of Sunset is back for season 6 on Sunday, July 16 at 8p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Smithsonian Channel ’s Aerial America returns Sunday, June 4 at 8p with a birds-eye view of the Big Apple. “Aerial America: New York City 24 takes the series to a whole new level of intimate storytelling and stunning visuals,” David Royle, the net’s EVP of programming and production, tells Cynopsis. “ Director Toby Beach has created an incredible show that portrays 24 hours in the life of the Big Apple and turns the city into a living, breathing organism with a cadence and life of its own.” Also on the way: episodes that venture outside the U.S., featuring Ireland and New Zealand.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Season 2 of Versailles, the most expensive drama series ever produced in France, premieres in the U.S. on Ovation Saturday, September 30 at 10p. The Halcyon, set in 1940 London, debuts on the arts net Monday, October 2 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

getTV is expanding its daytime programming block with the addition of Designing Women (1986-1993), airing Monday-Thursday from 11a-1p starting June 26. A countdown event, featuring 6 episodes per night starting at 9p, runs from Monday, June 19-Friday, June 23.
(Source: Cynopsis)

UMC is celebrating Black Music Month with documentaries on late greats Biggie, Tupac and Jam Master Ray, as well as its premiere of documentary American Beatboxer.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Every Friday in June, CBS daytimer The Talk will have a special theme, with giveaways for the audience as well as viewers at home. Hosts will get an assist with handouts from fellow daytime stars, who’ll play “summertime Santas.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Sigh. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will join Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest in Niagara Falls on the Monday, June 5 episode of Live with Kelly and Ryan. It’s the PM’s first visit to the syndicated morning show.
(Source: Cynopsis)

iHeartMedia will again serve as the official radio partner of the 2017 CMT Music Awards, simulcasting the live show from Nashville’s Music City Center on Wednesday, June 7, at 8p. The live radio broadcast will air across 120 iHeartCountry music radio stations.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will return as host of Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Sports 2017, airing Sunday, July 16 at 8p. “Kids get ready… three times the slime coming your way,” warned Wilson.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Syfy announced the fan-sourced title of the next installment of its campy summer franchise: Sharknado 5: Global Swarming. Among those onboard to “Make America Bait Again!” are Fabio (as the pope), Tony Hawk, Olivia Newton-John, Bret Michaels and Margaret Cho.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MTV is partnering with Mtn Dew Spiked Lemonade to bring back MTV Beach House this summer, kicking off Thursday, June 8 with an on-the-ground beach festival featuring MisterWives, KYLE and more. The summer party, hosted by MTV talent including Nessa (Girl Code), Cody Christian (Teen Wolf) and Chico Bean (Wild ‘n Out), will play out via on-air interstitials with content across MTV, Comedy Central and Spike social and digital channels throughout the month of June.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Brendan Fraser (The Mummy) has joined the cast of FX’s Trust, centered on the kidnapping of John Paul Getty III. Fraser will play a private investigator and fixer for J. Paul Getty.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Skeet Ulrich was upped to series regular in season 2 of CW’s Riverdale. “We so loved having Skeet on Riverdale last year, we couldn’t imagine Riverdale without him,” said exec producer Sarah Schecter.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Kristina Norman (No Strings Attached) will recur on season 5 of CMT’s Nashville, as road manager for a musician.
(Source: Cynopsis)

El Rey founder and award-winning director Robert Rodriguez guest stars as himself on Cartoon Network’s Uncle Grandpa on Thursday, June 8 at 4:15p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MTV is relaunching Cribs and Girl Code on Snapchat. Cribs, showing celebrity homes, debuts on Snapchat’s Discover platform on Saturday, June 3, with episodes available to view for 48 hours. Girl Code, complete with returning cast members including Carly Aquilino and Matteo Lane, makes its debut Thursday, July 27.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Scripps Networks notes: In May 2017, HGTV ranked #3 among W25-54 and held its spot as the #1 upscale cable net among W25-54. Food Network landed at #10 among cable nets in W18-49 for the month, and Travel Channel was up 5% year-over-year. DIY grew its median income to 17% over the cable average, Cooking Channel had its highest-rated May ever among P25-54 and Great American Country saw double-digit growth among millennials.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MTV ’s Fear Factor revival delivered the network’s highest-rated series premiere in two years among P18-34, up +164% versus time period average with a .83 rating and nearly one million total viewers. It was also Tuesday’s #1 unscripted show on cable in the demo and helped deliver MTV’s best Tuesday in a year and a half.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Fox News , MSNBC and CNN had a 55% increase in viewership in election year 2016 versus the year prior, according to the Pew Research Center, with a 19% increase across channels in total revenue from advertising and licensing fees.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Bravo ’s Southern Charm  posted week-over-week growth among P25-54 and total viewers, delivering 1.2 million P25-54 (up slightly) and 1.8 million total viewers (up +2%). The Real Housewives of New York City grew from the prior week’s episode among all key demos, earning 1.1 million P18-49 (up +7% versus the prior week’s episode), 1.4 million P25-54 (up +6%), and 2.3 million total viewers (up +7%). The season 6 premiere of Million Dollar Listing NY is the second most watched (P2+) season premiere in series history (behind only the season 2 premiere), delivering 1.5 million total viewers (up slightly).
(Source: Cynopsis)

The premiere of Fox’s The F Word with Gordon Ramsay delivered 1.1/5 in the A18-49 demo, up 10% over its lead-in, the season premiere of Ramsay’s MasterChef (1.0/5).
(Source: Cynopsis)

Discovery En Espanol reports season 4 of Mexicanicos was #1 in its 10p timeslot during its entire 6-episode (March 6 to May 8) on Spanish-language cable among P2+, P18-49, P25-54, M18-49 and M25-54.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MOVIES
Wonder Woman – Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Connie Nielsen, Robin Wright, Danny Huston, David Thewlis, Said Taghmaoui, Ewen Bremner
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie – Kevin Hart, Ed Helms, Nick Kroll, Thomas Middleditch, Jordan Peele, Kristen School, Dee Dee Rescher, Brian Posehn
Dean (Limited Release) – Demetri Martin, Kevin Kline, Gillian Jacobs, Rory Scovel, Christine Woods, Ginger Gonzaga, Briga Heelan, Reid Scott

NYC STREET FAIRS
Friday June 2, 2017
Scooper Bowl Ice Cream Festival – in Bryant Park, 42nd St. bet. 5th and 6th Ave. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/scooper-bowl-new-york-tickets-32449336840
Governor’s Ball – on Randall’s Island http://governorsballmusicfestival.com/

Saturday June 3, 2017
Village Fair and Expo – on University Place from Waverly Place – 14th St.
BookCon – Jacob Javits Center – 655 West 34th St. (bet. 11th & 12th Ave. http://www.thebookcon.com/
Scooper Bowl Ice Cream Festival – in Bryant Park, 42nd St. bet. 5th and 6th Ave. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/scooper-bowl-new-york-tickets-32449336840
American Crafts Festival at Lincoln Center – 63rd & Columbus http://www.craftsatlincoln.org/
First Avenue Festival – on 1st Ave. from 69th to 79th St.
St. Nicholas Ave Festival – on St. Nicholas Ave. from 181st to 188th St.
Governor’s Ball – on Randall’s Island http://governorsballmusicfestival.com/

Sunday June 4, 2017
Philippine Independence Parade – on Madison Ave. bet. 27th and 38th St. 8:30am – 6pm
6th Ave. Springfest – on 6th Ave. from 34th – 42nd St.
BookCon – Jacob Javits Center – 655 West 34th St. (bet. 11th & 12th Ave. http://www.thebookcon.com/
Scooper Bowl Ice Cream Festival – in Bryant Park, 42nd St. bet. 5th and 6th Ave. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/scooper-bowl-new-york-tickets-32449336840
Celebrate Israel Parade – on 5th Ave. from 57th to 74th St. 11am – 4pm
American Crafts Festival at Lincoln Center – 63rd & Columbus http://www.craftsatlincoln.org/
Springs Crafts Festival – on Broadway bet. 65th & 72nd St.
LGBTQ Family Day Celebration – Museum City of New York 1220 5th Ave. at 103rd St. 11am
Governor’s Ball – on Randall’s Island http://governorsballmusicfestival.com/
Queens Pridefest (Jackson Heights, Queens) – on 37th Road from 73rd to 77th St.

Monday June 5, 2017
Taste of Times Square – 46th St. bet. Broadway and 10th Ave. 5pm – 9pm http://www.timessquarenyc.org/events/taste-of-times-square/index.aspx#.WRyzpmjyvIU

MEGA MILLIONS
Today’s Jackpot is $74 million

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POWERBALL
Saturday’s Jackpot is $337 million.

Powerball is played in 43 states.

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