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FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (FRIDAY 10/6/17)
A&E: Live PD (Premiere) at 9pm
ABC: Once Upon A Time (Premiere) at 8pm
ANIMAL PLANET: Tanked (Premiere) at 9pm
BRAVO: Don’t Be Tardy (Premiere) at 8pm
COOKING: Choccywoccydoodah (Premiere) at 11pm
DIY: Texas Flip N Move (Premiere) at 9pm
NAT. GEO.: American Justice (Premiere) at 9pm
TRAVEL: Josh Gates’ Destination Truth (Premiere) at 9pm
WE TV: Million Dollar Matchmaker (Finale) at 9pm

(SATURDAY 10/7/17)
ANIMAL PLANET: Dr. Jeff: Extra Dose (Premiere) at 8pm
CNN: The Wonder List With Bill Weir (Premiere) at 9pm
DIY: First Time Flippers (Premiere) at 9pm
PBS: Austin City Limits (Premiere) at 8pm
NBC: Saturday Night Live – Host: Gal Gadot, Musical Guest: Sam Smith at 11:30pm
RFD-TV: Classic Tractor Fever (Premiere) at 12:30pm
NICK: Henry Danger (Finale) at 8pm

(SUNDAY 10/8/17)
ABC: America’s Funniest Home Videos (Premiere) at 8pm
CBS: Madam Secretary (Premiere) at 10pm
DISCOVERY: Edge of Alaska (Premiere) at 10pm
HGTV: Island Life (Premiere) at 9pm
NAT. GEO. WILD: Man V. Animal (Premiere) at 10pm
PBS: The Collection on Masterpiece (Premiere) at 10pm
TRAVEL: Xtreme Screams (Premiere) at 9pm
TRAVEL: Haunted USA (Premiere) at 10pm
WORLD: Finding Your Roots (Premiere) at 9pm
WORLD: Doc World (Premiere) at 10pm
HALLMARK CHANNEL: Chesapeake Shores (Finale) at 9pm
SHOWTIME: Episodes (Finale) at 10pm
SHOWTIME: Dice (Finale) at 10:30pm
SMITHSONIAN CHANNEL: Mighty Cruise Ships (Finale) at 8pm
SMITHSONIAN CHANNEL: Mighty Trains (Finale) at 9pm
TNT: The Last Ship (Finale) at 10pm

The Bachelor runner-up Peter Kraus will look for love again in The Bachelor Winter Games. According to a tweet from the dating show’s creator, Mike Fleiss, “at least 12 nations will be represented” in the spin-off, slated to premiere on ABC in February.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Netflix is raising the price for its standard service to from $9.99/month to $10.99/month and its premium tier from $11.99/month to $13.99/month, effective in November. That should help foot bill for the $7 billion per year the service plans on investing in original content. Yay, said Wall Street, as the stock hit an all-time high of $194.39 per share.
(Source: Cynopsis)

AT&T announced the launch of 13 additional broadcast network affiliates on DirecTV Now. With the 40 network affiliates added last month, that’s enough to offer at least one local station on the service in 75% of the country.
(Source: Cynopsis)

After weeks of tense carriage talks, The Walt Disney Company and Altice USA reached a distribution agreement to deliver Disney’s sports, news and entertainment content to Optimum video customers across television and streaming devices. Optimum will add ESPN’s SEC Network in late 2018 and launch ACC Network (in place of another ESPN network) in August 2019; the companies also expect to collaborate on ESPN’s direct-to-consumer product, which is slated to launch in early 2018, and have agreed to leverage Altice USA’s data analytics platform.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Freeform ordered two additional, 10-episode seasons of The Bold Ones, based on the life of former Cosmopolitan editor Joanna Coles. Amanda Lasher (Gossip Girl) joins as executive producer/showrunner. Season one of the breakout show has garnered over 20 million views on Freeform and all digital platforms.
(Source: Cynopsis)

DIY is diving into Pool Kings with an order for 30 new episodes. The series wrapped its first season in September having given the net a 62% boost during its Monday timeslot. New shows are slated to arrive in May 2018.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Fox gave a script commitment plus penalty to Adam & Eva, based on the Dutch series, from Steven Levenson (Masters of Sex), Scripted World and 20th Century Fox Television.
(Source: Cynopsis)

A comedy starring comedian Trae Crowder (stage persona: “the liberal redneck”) nabbed a script commitment plus penalty from ABC. Based on Crowder’s life, the project comes from Warner Bros. Television and Spondoolie Productions.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ABC is also developing Suspects, a cop drama based on the UK series Unforgotten, from the original’s creator Chris Lang, Josh Berman, Sally Haynes, Laura Mackie, BBC Worldwide Productions and Sony Pictures Television.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Netflix gave a straight-to-series order to family superhero drama Raising Dion, based on Dennis Liu’s short film about an African-American boy with super abilities. Series comes from Liu; Michael B. Jordan (Friday Night Lights), who will also co-star; Carol Barbee (UnReal); Michael Green (American Gods); and MACRO.
(Source: Cynopsis)

A third season of grisly battles begins on Sunday, February 25 at 9p with the return of StarzAsh vs Evil Dead. Bruce Campbell is back as the chainsaw-wielding anti-hero, who this time around is joined by long-lost daughter Brandy, played by Arielle Carver-O’Neill (House Husbands).
(Source: Cynopsis)

Don’t try this at home: Discovery Family’s Zak Storm premieres Saturday, October 14 at 9a. Series follows a boy swept into the Bermuda Triangle while competing in a surfing competition.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Ed Stafford: Left for Dead follows the explorer’s attempt to escape from some of the planet’s most extreme environments, with a camera and nothing else, in under 10 days. Survival show launches on Discovery Tuesday, October 10 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

A Reno, Set Go! Thanksgiving special finds the Bradbury kids – birth, adopted and past fosters – teaming to renovate Sue and Glen’s house while the parents are on their first child-free vacation in 25 years. Reno, Set, Go!: All In the Family airs Monday, November 13 at 10p on Discovery Family.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Buzzr will air an encore of its tribute to game show icon Monty Hall on Saturday, October 7 at 11:30a. The edition will include an episode of Tattletales featuring Hall and his wife as contestants. The Let’s Make a Deal host died September 30 at age 96.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Telemundo Deportes and Combate Americas are partnering to produce the first-ever Telemundo broadcast of a live mixed martial arts event. Copa Combate will take place Saturday, November 11 at 11:30p, live from Cancun.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Anthony Hopkins and Emma Thompson, who memorably starred in 1992’s Howards End and 1993’s Remains of the Day, will reunite for a TV-movie adaptation of King Lear for BBC One and Amazon….Sally Field will recur on Netflix 10-parter Maniac, opposite Emma Stone and Jonah Hill….Richard Madden (Game of Thrones) and Keely Hawes (Line of Duty) will star in 6-part BBC One drama Bodyguard….Grammy winner Jill Scott will play DC villain Lady Eve on CW’s upcoming Black Lightning, debuting midseason 2018….Natalia Cordova-Buckley was upped to series regular for season 5 of ABC’s Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., returning this winter…..Amirah Vann (Underground) will recur on season 4 of ABC’s How to Get Away With Murder.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Funny or Die’s No Activity premieres on CBS All Access Sunday, November 12, the same day Star Trek: Discovery wraps. Guest stars on the series, set in the world of a major drug cartel bust, include Will Ferrell, Andy Sedaris and J.K. Simmons.
(Source: Cynopsis)

AMC’s The Walking Dead will run a 6-second ad immediately before each new episode begins at 9p, starting with the second installment of season 8 (Sunday, October 29). Fox aired its first 6-second linear ad during the Teen Choice Awards in August, and has run short takes during sporting events, but AMC’s offering will be the first major 6-second test in a series.
(Source: Cynopsis)

For the first time, ABC’s Modern Family tied Fox’s Empire as Wednesday’s #1 series among A18-49, with a 1.9/7 rating. CBS newcomer SEAL Team was, for the second week, the night’s most watched broadcast, with 8.01 million viewers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The season 2 premiere of Fox’s Lethal Weapon rose +73% in Live+7 multiplatform viewers (to 7.6 million) versus Live+SD numbers, and saw a +58% boost (to 1.9/8) among A18-49. The season 2 debut of The Mick posted a+785 gain in viewers (to 4.8 million), up +20% from its season one finale.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Also touting Live+7 lifts was CBS, which saw NCIS add +4.13 million viewers (to 17.42 million), Bull boast a gain of +4.02 million (to 14.09 million) and NCIS: New Orleans tack on +3.94 million (to 12.72 million).
(Source: Cynopsis)

The season 4 premiere of Dr. Jeff: Rocky Mountain Vet delivered 1.4 million Total Viewers P2+ in L+3, up +6% in P2+ viewers vs. the previous season’s viewership average, helping Animal Planet break into ad-supported cable’s Top Five among Total Viewers Saturday at 9p. The series premiere of My Big Far Pet Makeover at 10p averaged 946,000 Total Viewers P2+, up +20%)vs. the network’s P2+ viewership averages among freshman series 2017 to date.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The first installment of Travel Channel’s four-part Expedition Unknown: Hunt for Extraterrestrials on Wednesday saw a +37% increase over the prior 6-week timeslot average. The 10p debut of the after show special, Expedition Unknown: After the Hunt, also posted double digit gains – up 83 percent from its year-ago levels and 27 percent from the prior 6-week timeslot average. Both shows ranked among the top 20 cable programs for their timeslot with P25-54 viewers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MOVIES
Blade Runner 2049 – Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks, Robin Wright, Jared Leto, Mackenzie Davis, Carla Juri
The Mountain Between Us – Kate Winslet, Idris Elba, Beau Bridges, Dermot Mulroney, Linda Sorensen, Vincent Gale, Marci T. House, Dania Nassar
My Little Pony: The Movie (Animated) – Emily Blunt, Kristin Chenoweth, Live Schreiber, Michael Pena, Sia, Taye Diggs, Uzo Aduba, Zoe Saldana
Una (Limited Release) – Rooney Mara, Ben Mendelsohn, Riz Ahmed, Tobias Menzies, Tara Fitzgerald, Natasha Little, Poppy Corby-Tuech, Isobelle Molloy

NYC STREET FAIRS
Friday October 6, 2017
Blood Manor Haunted House Attraction – 163 Varick St. bet. Charlton and VanDam St.
The New Yorker Festival – http://festival.newyorker.com/
Plate By Plate Annual Tasting Benefit – Prince George Ballroom, 15 East 27th St. bet. 5th & Madison Ave. https://platebyplate.org/event-ny/
The Big Chocolate Show – Terminal Stores/Waterfront Building, 269 11th Ave at 28th St. http://bigchocolateshow.com/
New York Comic Con – Jacob Javits Center, 34th St. and 12th Ave. http://www.newyorkcomiccon.com/

Saturday October 7, 2017
Blood Manor Haunted House Attraction – 163 Varick St. bet. Charlton and VanDam St.
The New Yorker Festival – http://festival.newyorker.com/
Jefferson Market Garden Children’s Harvest Festival – Greenwich Ave. bet. 6th Ave. and West 10th St. http://www.jeffersonmarketgarden.org/2016-community-events-1
The Big Chocolate Show – Terminal Stores/Waterfront Building, 269 11th Ave at 28th St. http://bigchocolateshow.com/
New York Comic Con – Jacob Javits Center, 34th St. and 12th Ave. http://www.newyorkcomiccon.com/
Korean Parade – 6th Ave. bet. 27th – 38th St.
NYC Oktoberfest – on Lexington Ave. from 42nd – 57th St. 10am – 6pm
Diwali Times Square – on Broadway from 46th – 48th St. 2pm – 9pm
Upper Broadway Fall Festival – on Broadway bet. 110th – 116th St.
Harlem Harvest Festival – St. Nicholas Ave. bet. 117th and 118th St. 11am – 4pm https://www.eventbrite.com/e/harlem-harvest-festival-2017-tickets-37559545612
Pumpkin Day 2017 (Brooklyn) – McCarren Park 12pm – 3pm http://www.townsquareinc.com/#!calendar/cr0o
Brooklyn Panamanian Pre-Independence Parade – Frankline Ave. and Pacific St. http://www.dicpny.org/events.html
Woodside, Qns Festival (Queens) – on Woodside Ave. from 65th Place to Roosevelt Ave.
Sunnyside Garden Arts & Crafts Fair Oktoberfest Patch (Queens) – Sunnyside Gardens Park, 48-12 39th Ave. http://sunnysidegardenspark.org/page-1861725

Sunday October 8, 2017
Blood Manor Haunted House Attraction – 163 Varick St. bet. Charlton and VanDam St.
The New Yorker Festival – http://festival.newyorker.com/
The Big Chocolate Show – Terminal Stores/Waterfront Building, 269 11th Ave at 28th St. http://bigchocolateshow.com/
New York Comic Con – Jacob Javits Center, 34th St. and 12th Ave. http://www.newyorkcomiccon.com/
Third Ave. Autumn Fair – on 3rd Ave. from 42nd – 51st St.
Columbus Hispanic Day Parade – on 5th Ave. from 44th – 70th St. http://dsnyhispanic.org/files/Hispanic_Columbusday_parade_2017.pdf
Elsie Theater Fest with Alan Cumming, Lea Michelle, Darren Criss, Norm Lewis and More – Central Park Summerstage, Mid-Park around 70th St. 5pm – 10pm https://www.facebook.com/elsiefest/
Grand Ave. Festival (Brooklyn) – on Grand Ave. from 65th – 72nd St.
Fourth Ave. Festival (Brooklyn) – on 4th Ave. from 9th – 14th St.
Steinway Street Festival (Queens) – Steinway Street from 25th Ave. – 28th Ave.

Monday October 9, 2017
Columbus Day Festival – on Broadway from Liberty St. – Battery Pl.
Columbus Day Parade – on 5th Ave. from 44th – 72nd St. http://www.columbuscitizensfd.org/columbus-celebration/columbus_parade.html
East Harlem Fall Fest – 104th St. bet. Lexington & 3rd Ave. http://eastharlempreservation.org/community-events/
108th Street Fall Festival – on 108th St. from 64th Ave. to 64th Road

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