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FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (FRIDAY 5/11/18)
CBS: Undercover Boss: Celebrity Edition (Premiere) at 8pm
CW: Dynasty (Premiere) 8pm
CBS: Blue Bloods (Finale) at 10pm
WE TV: Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars (Finale) at 9pm

(SATURDAY 5/12/18)
DIY: Lawn & Order (Premiere) at 8pm
HGTV: House Hunters Renovation (Premiere) at 10pm
NBC: Saturday Night Live – Host: Amy Schumer, Musical Guest: Kacey Musgraves at 11:30pm

(SUNDAY 5/13/18)
DIY: Salvage Dawgs (Premiere) at 9pm
PBS: Little Women on Masterpiece (Premiere) at 8pm
NBC: Genius Junior (Finale) at 8pm
NBC: Timeless (Finale) at 9pm
PBS: Unforgotten Masterpiece (Finale) at 9pm
SMITHSONIAN CHANNEL: Aerial Cities (Finale) at 8pm

NBC renewed Law & Order: SVU for a 20th season. The move ties the record for longest-running drama series currently held by Law & Order and Gunsmoke… Also at 30 Rock, NBC gave a fourth season renewal to Blindspot and a season 3 renewal to World of Dance. Season 2 of the latter begins Tuesday, May 29 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Ahead of its Upfront next week, Fox is cleaning house. The network gave a season 3 renewal to music-centric series Star, co-created and exec-produced by Lee Daniels and Tom Donaghy. Series is produced by 20th Century Fox TV in association with Lee Daniels Entertainment. But it’s the end of the line for two series: Brooklyn Nine-Nine, which will come to a halt after five seasons, and The Mick, which will exit a year after its big midseason launch last year.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The FCC set June 11 as the date it will roll back the Obama-era net neutrality regulations and instate its Restoring Internet Freedom Order. The order was approved by the Republican-controlled Commission in December in a party-line vote that has sent ripples through the industry.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards will honor Chris Pratt with this year’s Generation Award, an award given each year to one outstanding talent for their noteworthy contributions for film and TV. Awards will air Monday, June 18 at 9p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Chris Paul, Houston Rockets’ point guard and former NBA All-Star MVP, will host this year’s Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Sports 2018. Awards show will air Sunday, July 22, at 8p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Rick and Morty is getting a fourth season on Adult Swim, which ordered a massive 70 new episodes of the animated series as part of a new long-term deal with creators Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland. The new tally is more eps than Rick and Morty‘s first three seasons combined.
(Source: Cynopsis)

When you’ve got a good thing going… Lee Daniels, co-creator and executive producer of Empire and the just-renewed Star, signed a new overall deal with 20th Century Fox TV.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Two big pickups at NBC yesterday: The net picked up missing plane mystery thriller Manifest, from Warner Bros. TV and Compari Entertainment. Series from Jeff Rake and Robert Zemeckis follows the action after Montego Air Flight 828 lands safely after a turbulent flight, and its crew and passengers discover in the span of those few hours the world had aged five years and their friends, families and colleagues had mourning their loss and given up hope… Also, NBC said yes to drama pilot The InBetween, from writer Moira Kirland (Madam Secretary, Castle), Heyday Television and Universal Television. Series centers on a woman who was born with the Sixth Sense-y ability to see and communicate with the dead, helping them with their unresolved problems … whether she likes it or not.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Freeform announced a pilot order for Everything’s Gonna Be Okay, a half-hour dysfunctional-family comedy from Please Like Me creator, writer and comedian Josh Thomas. Thomas created the concept, wrote and stars in the pilot with David Martin, Jon Thoday and Richard Allen-Turner serving as exec producers for Avalon Television. Stephanie Swedlove and Kevin Whyte also serve as exec producers. Series is produced by Avalon Television and Freeform Studios.
(Source: Cynopsis)

YouTube ordered a second season of Karate Kid sequel Cobra Kai. The 10-episode season will begin production this fall and debut on YouTube Red in 2019. Since its debut May 4, the first episode has garnered more than 20 million views.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Oxygen Media will premiere Abuse of Power this Saturday, May 12 at 7p. Hosted by television journalist Lauren Sivan, each episode will examine the twisted and true stories of heinous acts of crime. “As a production company, one of the things we strive to do through our content is shed light on important stories and topics that warrant further conversation,” Kim Woodward, EP and Lucky 8 co-president, tells Cynopsis. “In this series, we’ve partnered with producer Betsy Schechter and her Storyville Entertainment to acquaint viewers with a wide range of real cases where an intoxication with power has led people in various positions of prominence to carry out unthinkable acts.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Syfy set its summer premiere schedule. As announced, the final season of 12 Monkeys will debut June 15, followed by season 4 of Wynonna Earp launching Friday, July 20 at 9p and Sharknado 6 surfacing Sunday, August 19 at 8p to close out Sharknado Week (August 12-19), which also will include Deep Blue Sea 2, Nightmare Shark and 6-Headed Shark Attack.
(Source: Cynopsis)

PBS will launch a new season of 10 That Changed America on Tuesdays beginning July 10. This season, host Goeffrey Baer takes viewers on a cross-country road trip to learn the back stories behind ten streets, monuments and modern marvels.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Smithsonian Channel special Million Dollar American Princesses: Meghan Markle airs this Sunday, May 13 at 9p. “A lot is being produced about the excitement of a native Californian becoming a British Princess, but we wanted to bring special insights to our viewers, adding context and nuance to this cotemporary fairytale,” said David Royle, EVP, Programming & Production. “It is a phenomenon that has happened before. From Grace Kelly trading her Oscar-winning career for a defining role as Princess of Monaco to Consuelo Vanderbilt, whose fortune saved Blenheim Palace, extraordinary American women have crossed the Atlantic to join the European aristocracy. Our special builds on our series Million Dollar American Princesses, which was inspired by Downton Abbey, and compares Meghan’s journey to those of her predecessors – revealing fascinating insights about how her life will change as she enters a truly global spotlight.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Pasiones will premiere the Argentine romantic comedy Cuatro Reinas (Four Queens) on its Latin American feed this Saturday, May 12.
(Source: Cynopsis)

For the fourth consecutive year, Justice Network, in conjunction with National Police Week, will salute the thousands of men and women who are dedicated to protecting their communities by airing stories narrated by Cynopsis Social Good Impact winner John Walsh of heroes who have fallen in the line of duty as well as those who have gone beyond the call of duty. On Tuesday, May 15, Justice will run a roll call featuring the names of all fallen officers in 2017. The roll call will air five times throughout the day.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Telemundo is getting in the royal wedding spirit. The net announced wall-to-wall live programming for Saturday, May 19 starting at 5a, followed by Megan y Harry, La Boda Real, an Al Rojo Vivo special airing on primetime at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Comedian and I’m Dying Up Here star Erik Griffin returns for his second Showtime comedy special, Erik Griffin: Amerikan Warrior, premiering Friday, June 8 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HBO will stage its 11th Bill Maher solo special, Bill Maher: Triggered, Saturday, July 7. The live stand-up performance will air from Tulsa, Oklahoma.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Brie Larson will narrate the first two eps of virtual reality series Space Explorers: A New Dawn. From Felix & Paul Studios in conjunction with Facebook’s Oculus, with participation from NASA, the series is about the new age of space exploration via firsthand views of the lives of both new and veteran NASA astronauts.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Bravo Media greenlit six original digital series including Imposters digital after-show True Cons: The Tricky Business of Real Life Imposters with host Georgia Hardstark (My Favorite Murder) that dropped this week, and new summer series The First Time I…, which will debut with guests including Shaquille O’Neal, Russell Brand and Derek Hough. Also new: The Weekly Dish Happy Hour, launching May 11; Beats and Bites, launching May 15; Adulting by Bravo, launching in July; and Ghosted, launching in October. Additionally, the network is renewing Throwback Bravo, a video series that celebrates classic Bravo moments from fan-favorite shows, for a second season.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Corbin Bernsen (American Gods, Psych) and Annette O’Toole (Cat People, Smallville) are in for the second season of Marvel’s The Punisher at Netflix… Also at Netflix, a cache of guest stars for the new season of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt were unleashed, including: Busy Philipps, Greg Kinnear, Bobby Moynihan and Aidy Bryant. Guests returning from past seasons include Jon Hamm, Amy Sedaris, Mike Carlsen, Zosia Mamet and Derek Klena.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Sakina Jaffrey (Timeless) is in for a recurring role on the upcoming second season of Starz’s American Gods.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Bravo’s Vanderpump Rules season finale delivered 1.3 million A18-49 viewers (up 3%), 1.6 million A25-54 (up 7%), and 2.3 million Total Viewers (up 5%).
(Source: Cynopsis)

Oxygen’s The Turpin 13: Family Secrets Exposed special on April 28 delivered 282,000 A18-49 and 760,000 Total Viewers in the premiere episode at 6p, and garnered more than 1.4 million total viewers across all three airings on premiere night.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Freeform’s Grown-ish ranks as the No. 1 comedy on cable for the 2017-18 season among W18-34 (296,000/0.85 rating) and W12-34 (380,000/0.81 rating). Additionally, the net’s Siren is the season’s No. 1 new cable drama among W18-34 (244,000/0.70 rating) and W12-34 (322,000/0.69 rating).
(Source: Cynopsis)

Season 2 of Z Living’s pet-matchmaking series Finding Fido, which wrapped April 29, was up 89% from the first run episodes of last year’s freshman debut, the network announced.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MOVIES
Life Of The Party – Melissa McCarthy, Gillian Jacobs, Maya Rudolph, Julie Bowen, Matt Walsh, Molly Gordon, Stephen Root, Jacki Weaver
Breaking In – Gabrielle Union, Billy Burke, Richard Cabral, Ajiona Alexus, Levi Meaden, Seth Carr, Mark Furze, Jason George
The Seagull (Limited Release) – Saoirse Ronan, Annette Bening, Corey Still, Billy Howle, Elisabeth Moss, Mare Winningham. Brian Dennehy, Michael Zegen

NYC STREET FAIRS – MANHATTAN
https://www.clearviewfestival.com/events/
http://nycstreetfairs.com/schedule-of-festivals/
https://socialeyesnyc.com/manhattan/

NYC STREET FAIRS – BROOKLYN, QUEENS, BRONX, AND STATEN ISLAND
https://socialeyesnyc.com/manhattan/nyc-street-fairs-festivals-parades/

MEGA MILLIONS
Today’s Jackpot is $45 million

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

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POWERBALL
Saturday’s Jackpot is $257 million. 

Powerball is played in 43 states.

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