FIRST LOOK/ ON TV/ MEGA MILLIONS

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

ON TELEVISION (TUESDAY 11/14/17)
DISCOVERY: Moonshiners (Premiere) at 9pm
DISCOVERY: Bushcraft Build-Off (Premiere) at 10pm
HISTORY: The Hunt for The Zodiac Killer (Premiere) at 10pm
FX: American Horror Story: Cult (Finale) at 10pm
NBC: Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders (Finale) at 10pm

Kevin Bacon (The Following) and Aldis Hodge (Underground) will lead the cast of Showtime pilot City on a Hill, set in early 90s, crime-ridden Boston. The project will be exec produced by beantowners Ben Affleck and Matt Damon and Jennifer Todd for Pearl Street Films, written and executive produced by Chuck MacLean (Boston Strangler), and directed and executive produced by Michael Cuesta (Homeland).
(Source: Cynopsis)

A+E Networks plans to make true crime pay with a programming partnership with ABC News legal analyst Dan Abrams, who also hosts A&E’s Live PD. The venture will rebrand Abrams’ website and live-streaming trial network, LawNewz.com and the LawNewz Network, as LawAndCrime.com and Law & Crime Network. “A+E Networks has a long legacy as a leader in true-crime and justice programming,” said Rob Sharenow, president of programming for A+E Networks. “We are looking forward to partnering with Dan and his team to create new and innovative trial programming to further super-serve our viewers’ demands for more in-depth true-crime coverage and analysis.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Nathan Lane will guest on the 100th episode of NBC’s The Blacklist as a criminal who manipulates desperate people into committing illegal acts. “Nathan Lane is someone we’ve wanted to have on The Blacklist for a very long time, so when we started crafting our 100th episode, we decided to try and do something special and write a part specifically with Nathan in mind,” said executive producer Jon Bokenkamp. “Imagine our excitement when he said yes! We couldn’t be more thrilled to welcome him to the Blacklist family of criminals, weirdos and nut-jobs. I promise, watching Nathan Lane and James Spader together on screen is going to be an absolute blast.” The episode is slated to air in January.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Antenna TV, Tribune Broadcasting’s multicast network, is adding 2 comedies to the lineup beginning January 2. Coach (1989-1997) will air weekdays at 11p and weekends at 4:40p, while Gimme a Break! (1981-1987) will run weekdays at 4p and Sundays at 7:30a and 3:30p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

CBS This Morning and Refinery29 are collaborating on a series of reports exploring issues and trends relevant to young women. Three-part M(Y) Generation launched yesterday; today’s edition, based on Refinery29’s Money Diaries franchise, focuses on spending habits and money management issues.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Chefs Benito Molina, Claudia Sandoval and Ennio Carota will serve as judges on the first season of Telemundo’s upcoming MasterChef Latino. Mexican TV star Aracely Arambul hosts the series, arriving in 2018.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Amazon struck a multi-season deal to acquire global television rights to The Lord of the Rings. The TV version will tell stories set before J.R.R. Tolkein’s The Fellowship of the Ring, and include a potential spin-off series. Original series will be produced by Amazon Studios in cooperation with the Tolkein Estate and Trust, HarperCollins and New Line Cinema.
(Source: Cynopsis)

As it continues its deep dive into true crime, Oxygen set 4 new series in development: Up and Vanished, based on the podcast by the same name from Payne Lindsey; Buzzfeed: Behind the Crime, following true-crime devotee Kelsey Darragh; License to Kill, with Dr. Terry Dubrow (Botched) examining cases of doctors who have gone over the edge; and Unhinged, hosted by journalist Troy Roberts and reporter Stephanie Bauer.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Nickelodeon ordered live-action series Star Falls, focused on a teen who convinces a movie star to live in her house while he films a movie, from Breakthrough Entertainment. The kids net also renewed freshman hit I Am Frankie for a second season.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Stand-up comedy series Laff Mobb’s Laff Tracks debuts on truTV Wednesday, January 3 at 11p, remixing routines into live action recreations of jokes being told. DJ and comedian Cipha Sounds hosts the show, which was launched as part of the net’s short form comedy series Rachel Dratch’s Late Night Snack.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Pop’s Schitt’s Creek is back for season 4 on Wednesday, January 24 at 8p, followed by the premiere of scripted comedy Let’s Get Physical at 8:30p. Physical focuses on a middle-aged slacker who makes a reluctant comeback in the fitness industry after his dad, the “Godfather of aerobics,” unexpectedly passes away.
(Source: Cynopsis)

E! drama The Arrangement starts its sophomore season on Sunday, March 11 at 9p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Hallmark rescue pets Happy the Dog and Happy the Cat cozy up to the fire for Hallmark Movies & Mysteries’ annual A Happy Yule Log, starting Wednesday, November 22 at 5p and running through Thanksgiving Day.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Collaborations for the 2017 American Music Awards, airing Sunday, November 19 at 8p on ABC, include Alessia Cara and Zedd, as well as Hailee Steinfeld and Alesso featuring Florida Georgia Line and watt. Bebe Rexha will combine with Florida Georgia Line for an encore performance for Xfinity TV customers, which will be available following the show on Xfinity On Demand.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HDNET Movies is airing a “Kung Fu Krazy” block of martial arts movies on Sunday, November 19 starting at 3:30p. First up: 1989’s Best of the Best.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Rock doc The Us Festival 1982: The Us Generation Documentary includes performances by Tom Petty, The Police, Fleetwood Mac and more on AXS TV Tuesday, November 28 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

National Geographic’s Titanic: 20 Years Later with James Cameron debuts Sunday, November 26 at 9p, with experts offering new revelations about the sinking ship. One-hour doc marks the 20th anniversary of Cameron’s blockbuster film.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Team Coco’s Comedy Club, the first animated Show on Snapchat, premiered Sunday. The series features comedic talent surfaced by Conan’sTeam Coco and combines live action and animation of stand-up routines along with personal stories.  Developed and produced specifically for the mobile platform and its young audience, the series extends TBS and Team Coco with fans beyond linear TV. New shows premiere from 6a on Sundays through Tuesdays at 6a.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Bill Murray and Brian Doyle Murray’s Extra Innings debuts on Facebook Watch on Monday, November 20. The 10-episode series follows the Murray brothers as they visit minor league baseball teams across the country. It’s “a little something to fill a baseball fan’s off-season hole in the heart,” said Bill Murray.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Starting November 20, A+E Networks will treat fans to a 50% holiday discount on direct-to-consumer SVOD services Lifetime Movie Club and History Vault. For the weeks of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, consumers will receive 3 months free for a 6-month gift package and 6 months free for an annual gift package.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Sundance Now gave a straight-to-series order for dramedy This Close, exploring the relationship of best friends, one of whom is newly engaged while the other wants to leave his fiancee. Ensemble cast includes Cheryl Hines (Curb Your Enthusiasm), Zach Gilford (Kingdom) and Colt Prattes (Dirty Dancing), along with Marlee Matlin (Children of a Lesser God) in a recurring guest role.
(Source: Cynopsis)

With a 3.7 million Live+7 lift, the series premiere of CBS’s S.W.A.T. increased to 10.52 million viewers, the time period’s biggest lift since January 2016.
(Source: Cynopsis)

BBC One’s Howards End premiered to 6.8 million viewers on Sunday, versus an average 5 million viewers in the 9p timeslot. The series is expected to debut in the U.S. on Starz in early next year.
(Source: Cynopsis)

After holding steady at 1.2/5 in Live+3 ratings for 3 consecutive weeks, Fox’s Lucifer rose to 1.4/5, +40% versus Live+SD, for its highest-rated telecast since its season premiere.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ABC’s The Toy Box on Sunday grew 25% week to week among A18-49, to a season high .5/2. At 8p, America’s Funniest Home Videos rose 11% in the demo, for a season high 1.0/3.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MEGA MILLIONS
Today’s Jackpot is $82 million

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

www.NYLottery.org

 

Advertisements

%d bloggers like this: