FIRST LOOK/ ON TV/ BROADWAY

FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (THURSDAY 3/15/18)
HGTV: Flip or Flop Vegas (Premiere) at 9pm and 9:30pm
ID: Diabolical (Premiere) at 10pm
ABC: How To Get Away with Murder (Finale) at 10pm
VH1: RuPaul’s Drag Race: All Stars (Finale) at 8pm
WE TV: Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta (Finale) at 9pm

Freeform is wrapping up The Fosters with a three-night event. The series finale airs Monday to Wednesday, June 4 to 6 at 8p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

CNN morning star Chris Cuomo, who moved to 9p with Cuomo Prime Time in January, is staying put. The network confirmed the news in a statement. Cuomo, who co-anchored New Day, will be replaced by John Berman.
(Source: Cynopsis)

TV ordered Deep Water, a female-led relationship drama to be produced by Kudos. Written by Anna Symon (Indian Summers) and adapted from the Windermere novels by author Paula Daly, the project centers on the lives of three women living in the Lake District.
(Source: Cynopsis)

American Housewife EPs, Rick Wiener and Kenny Schwartz, signed a new three-year overall deal with ABC Studios. The pair will continue as executive producers of the hit comedy, which is in its second season.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Wes Kauble, co-creator of FOX’s Beat Shazam, inked an overall production deal with Endemol Shine North America. Under the pact’s terms he’ll create original unscripted series and formats via his Interrobang Entertainment banner. The focus will be on developing new game and competition series.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Worst Cooks in America: Celebrity Edition returns on Sunday, April 15 at 9p on Food Network. Anne Burrell and Tyler Florence will lead recruits Catherine Bach, Maria Bamford, Nolan Gould, La Toya Jackson, Oscar Nunez, Bronson Pinchot and Ian Ziering through an intense culinary boot camp.
(Source: Cynopsis)

NBC and Litton Entertainment educational series Health + Happiness with Mayo Clinic bows April 7 as part of the network’s Saturday morning programming block. Hosted by Joy Bauer, the show centers on how simple lifestyle changes can make a huge difference in health, well-being and attitude.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The Last O.G. debuts Tuesday, April 3 at 10:30p on TBS.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The President Show returns to Comedy Central on Tuesday, April 3 at 11p with hour-long special, Make America Great-A-Thon: A President Show Special. President Trump, played by creator/EP Anthony Atamanuik, will host a telethon to raise money for projects he can’t get anyone in Congress to fund.
(Source: Cynopsis)

USA Network’s second annual broadcast of the Beverly Hills Dog Show Presented by Purina airs Sunday, April 1 at 6p. John O’Hurley and noted dog show judge David Frei co-host.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The Art of Shine premieres on Independent Lens Monday, April 9 on PBS. Film takes an eye-opening look at the world of professional shoe shiners.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The legacy of the late Stephen Hawking will be celebrated with encore presentations of Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking on Thursday, March 15 at 9a and Saturday, March 17 at 8p and Stephen Hawking’s Grand Design on Thursday, March 15 at 6a on Discovery Channel. Also, Science Channel is airing Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking on Thursday, March 15 at 3a and Friday, March 16 at 4p; Stem Cell Universe with Stephen Hawking on Thursday, March 15 at 5a, and Stephen Hawking’s Grand Design on Friday, March 16 at 7p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Secrets of the Dead: Hannibal in the Alps bows Tuesday, April 10 at 8p on PBS (check local listings). Doc follows Hannibal’s army making it across the Alps to launch a surprise attack on Rome.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Alec Baldwin is set to guest on NBC’s Will and Grace on Thursday, March 29 at 9p…. Nathan Fillian will appear on a pair of ABC’s American Housewife episodes later this season…. Zole Palmer (Lost Girl) is guesting on Season 3 of Syfy’s Wynonna Earp.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Ross Lynch (Austin & Ally) nabbed the male lead opposite Kiernan Shipka in Netfix’s Sabrina series….  Amazon’s straight-to-series Homecoming added to its cast. Shea Whigham (Boardwalk Empire) was signed as a regular, with Hong Chau (Downsizing), Jeremy Allen White (Shameless) and Sydney Poitier (Chicago PD) were tapped for recurring roles.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Christine Lahti (Chicago Hope) landed a main role in FOX’s untitled drama pilot based on the book Gone Baby Gone by Dennis Lehane…. Sarah James (Damnation, The Path) was set as the female lead in CBS drama pilot L.A. ConfidentialDave Annable and Anna Wood (Reckless) were tapped as male and female leads. in CBS drama pilot The Code.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Season 2 of Ready Jet Go! blasts off Monday, April 2 on PBS KIDS with a special week of girl-empowering episodes (check local listings).
(Source: Cynopsis)

NBC News executives are contemplating the launch of a live-streaming service that would be separate from NBC and MSNBC. Andrew Lack, chairman of NBC News and MSNBC, announced the news while speaking to reporters on Wednesday. “We want to do this, and I think we’ve got to open that door,” said Lack.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Netflix is adapting Italian animated franchise Winx Club as a live-action young adult series. The show’s six fairies will turn into real teenagers as they learn to hone their powers while living together in a magic boarding school.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Facebook Watch’s The Tattoo Shop debuts Thursday, March 15, followed by the premiere of the live and viewer interactive tattoo experience, Mystery Tattoo, on Friday March 16 at 9p. Viewers can tune in to both on The Tattoo Shop show page.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Dream the Future, a new doc that travels through time to experience the year 2050, bows on CuriousityStream on Thursday, March 15.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Season 2 of HGTV’s Home Town averaged a .55 Live+SD rating among viewers P25-54 during its 10-week run. The show has attracted more than 14 million total viewers since its premiere in January, helping HGTV hold its position as the #4 ranked cable network among upscale women 25-54 during the Monday 9-10p timeslot.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Discovery Channel celebrated its own March madness with week-long Motor Mega Week. From February 26 to March 5 the network ranked as cable’s #1 network in prime among M25-54, while ranking #2 among P25-54 and M18-49. The Street Outlaws vs. Fast ‘N’ Loud: Mega Race special was TV’s #2 telecast in M 25-54 behind only The Voice, and cable’s #1 telecast (excluding sports) across P/M25-54, M18-49 and M18-34 during its March 5 premiere.
(Source: Cynopsis)

BROADWAY
My Fair Lady with Lauren Ambrose, Norbert Leo Butz, and Diana Rigg starts previews on Thursday March 15, 2018.
https://ppc.broadway.com/shows/my-fair-lady/

Harry Potter and The Cursed Child starts previews on Friday March 16, 2018.
https://ppc.broadway.com/shows/harry-potter-and-cursed-child-broadway/

Rocktopia starts previews on Tuesday March 20, 2018.
https://ppc.broadway.com/shows/rocktopia/

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