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

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

ON TELEVISION (FRIDAY 7/20/18)
NICK: The 2018 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Sports Awards at 8pm
CINEMAX: Outcast (Premiere) at 10pm
HISTORY: In Search Of (Premiere) at 10pm
NICK: Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Premiere) at 9:30pm
OWN: The Paynes (Premiere) at 9pm
SYFY: Wynonna Earp (Premiere) at 8pm
SYFY: Killjoys (Premiere) at 10pm
TLC: 90 Day Fiance: What Now? (Premiere) at 10pm

(SATURDAY 7/21/18)
ANIMAL PLANET: The Secret Life of the Zoo (Premiere) at 9pm
FOOD: Comfort Food Tour (Premiere) at 8pm
REELZ: Scandal Made Me Famous (Premiere) at 9pm
REELZ: Sex, Lies and Murder (Premiere) at 10pm
TLC: Four Weddings (Premiere) at 9pm
CBS: Me, Myself and I (Finale) at 9pm
CBS: Living Biblically (Finale) at 9:30pm
HGTV: Fixer Upper Behind The Design (Finale) at 7pm

(SUNDAY 7/22/18)
HGTV: Beachfront Bargain Hunt (Premiere) at 8pm and 8:30pm
HLN: Something’s Killing Me (Premiere) at 8pm
TELEMUNDO: Falco (Premiere) at 9pm
FOOD: Iron Chef America (Finale) at 10pm
FX: Pose (Finale) at 9pm
HGTV: Mexico Life (Finale) at 10pm and 10:30pm

The bidding war between Comcast and Walt Disney Company for 21st Century Fox’s cable and studio assets is officially over. In a statement, Comcast said it will not try to top Disney’s $71.3 billion bid for Fox and will instead focus its efforts on buying Sky. “I’d like to congratulate Bob Iger and the team at Disney and commend the Murdoch family and Fox for creating such a desirable and respected company,” said Brian Roberts, Comcast CEO, in a statement.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Jeff Zucker, CNN Worldwide’s president, is taking a six-week leave from the company to deal with heart surgery. A CNN spokeswoman confirmed the information tweeted on Thursday morning by the net’s media correspondent Brian Stelter. “He assured everyone he is going to be just fine,” posted Stelter, reporting Zucker’s comments from a news meeting.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Geoff Johns, who recently stepped down as DC Chief Creative Office, has secured his first project for his new first look producing deal with Warner Brothers. Teaming up with Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter, Johns will pen and EP a Stargirl series for the OTT DC Universe service.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Weigel Broadcasting Co. is launching multicast entertainment network Start TV on Monday, September 3 in association with CBS Television Stations. The net will showcase procedural dramas focusing on strong women, including The Closer, Medium, The Good Wife, Crossing Jordan, Cold Case, Profiler and The Division.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Issa Rae, creator, producer and star of HBO’s Insecure, was named MIPCOM 2018 Personality of the Year. She will be honored at a gala for leading international television executives at the Carlton Hotel in Cannes, France on Wednesday, October 17.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Netflix ordered a French original series starring Omar Sy (The Intouchables) as gentleman thief and master of disguise Arsene Lupin. The project, produced by Gaumont Television, is being described as a “contemporary adaptation” of the novels written by Maurice LeBlanc, who created the character in 1905. Drama is slated to premiere globally in 2020.
(Source: Cynopsis)

YouTube greenlit a second season of Impulse to bow on YouTube Premium in 2019. The supernatural thriller’s pilot, which is available for free on YouTube, has drawn nearly 8 million viewers since its June 6 premiere.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Sundance Now and Shudder acquired A Discovery of Witches, based on the New York Times bestseller by Deborah Harkness. The eight-episode drama, produced by Bad Wolf, will star Matthew Goode and Teresa Palmer and premiere simultaneously on the streaming services.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The Dancing Dolls return to strut their stuff with back-to-back episodes of Bring It! on Thursday, August 16 at 9p on Lifetime.
(Source: Cynopsis)

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced a trio of premiere dates. Mind Your Business with Mahisha, centering on business owner Mahisha Dellinger and her multi-million-dollar hair company Curls, bows Saturday, August 11 at 10p; Iyanla: Fix My Life returns on Saturday, August 11 at 9p; and Greenleaf makes its two-night season premiere on Tuesday, August 28 and Wednesday, August 29 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Oxygen Media debuts Golden State Killer: Main Suspect on Saturday, August 4 at 7p. Hosted by NBC News investigative journalist Stephanie Gosk, the two-hour special offers an intimate look into the life of Joe DeAngelo, the suspect in custody.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Sony Pictures Television struck a deal to bring over 200 Sony Pictures Entertainment movie titles and two Sony Pictures Television classic series to Pluto TV’s content library. New titles include The Blue Lagoon, So I Married An Axe Murderer, The Babysitters Club, Philadelphia, Charlie’s Angels and more.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Comedy Central is getting more animated, adding King of the Hill and The Cleveland Show to its lineup. The network has acquired all 13 seasons of King of the Hill, set to bow on Monday, July 23, as well as all four seasons of ensemble comedy The Cleveland Show, launching this fall.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Code Black’s Moon Bloodgood was tapped to co-star in Apple thriller drama Are You Sleeping. Also slated to recur in the series are Billy Miller (General Hospital, Suits), Brett Cullen (Narcos, Devious Maids) and Hunter Doohan (Westworld, Sound Wave).
(Source: Cynopsis)

Boris Kodjoe (Code Black) landed a recurring role on the sophomore season of ABC’s Station 19… Season 2 of Sony Crackle’s The Oath will feature recurring appearances by Dilshad Vadsaria (Revenge), Sebastian Zurita (Todo Mal, Si Yo Fuera Tu), Erik King (Dexter, Oz), J. Anthony Pena (Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G., Lucifer), Richard Burgi (Desperate Housewives), Rich Paul (Cut Throat City) and Carlos Sanz (Stronger)… Jennifer Westfeldt (Younger) and Victoria Justice (Victorious) nabbed roles on Facebook Watch series Queen America.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Netflix unveiled a new TV interface to make things simpler for its members. “The new interface was based on rigorous research and testing around how we can make it easier to find titles on TVs, where navigation can feel a bit tougher when you restricted to just a few buttons on a remote control,” said Stephen Garcia, Director, Product Innovation. It’s now easier to search and view new content added to the service, and simpler to start browsing with either a series or movie. “Our research has shown us that while a member generally isn’t sure what exact title they want to watch, they have a pretty good sense of whether they are in the mood for a quick series episode or a longer movie experience,” said Garcia.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The animated Star Wars: The Clone Wars is returning with 12 episodes on Disney’s streaming service. The series originally ran for six seasons between 2008 and 2013.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Facebook Watch’s interactive docuseries Help Us Get Married airs its season finale live on Friday, July 20 at 8p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Bravo’s Southern Charm season five finale was the highest rated episode of the series to date among all key demos, delivering 1.3 million P18-49 (up 22% versus the prior week’s episode), 1.5 million P25-54 (up 1 8%) and 2.3 million viewers (up 10%).
(Source: Cynopsis)

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert delivered its most-watched second quarter audience ever, according to Nielsen Live+7 ratings for April-June 2018, averaging 3.63 million viewers and beating its closest competition by +51% and +1.2 million viewers. The CBS program was also the only late-night show to demonstrate viewer growth in the window, increasing +5% over the same quarter last year (3.63 million from 3.46 million).
(Source: Cynopsis)

MOVIES
The Equalizer 2 – Denzel Washington, Pedro Pascal, Ashton Sanders, Bill Pullman, Melissa Leo, Jonathan Scarfe, Tamara Hickey, Abigail Marlowe
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again – Amanda Seyfried, Lily James, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard, Meryl Streep, Cher, Andy Garcia
Unfriended: Dark Web – Colin Woodell, Betty Gabriel, Rebecca Rittenhouse, Andrew Lees, Connor Del Rio, Stephanie Nogueras, Savira Windyani, Jake Paul
Blindspotting (Limited Release) – Daveed Diggs, Rafael Casal, Janina Gavankar, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Ethan Embry, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Kevin Carroll
Damascus Cover (Limited Release) – Jonathan Rhys-Meyers, Olivia Thirlby, Jurgen Prochnow, Navid Negahban, Yigal Naor, John Hurt, Aki Avni

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 $422 million

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

NYLottery.NY.gov

POWERBALL
Saturday’s Jackpot is $130 million. 

Powerball is played in 43 states.

NYLottery.NY.gov

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