FIRST LOOK/ ON TV/ WEEKEND BOX OFFICE

FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (MONDAY 11/5/18)
ANIMAL PLANET: North Woods Law: Officers Cut (Premiere) at 8pm
ANIMAL PLANET: Lone Star Law: Texas Best (Premiere) at 9pm
DISCOVERY FAMILY: Renovation Realities (Premiere) at 7pm
DISCOVERY FAMILY: Dear Genevieve (Premiere) at 9pm
FOOD NETWORK: Holiday Baking Championship (Premiere) at 9pm
FOOD NETWORK: Christmas Cookie Challenge (Premiere) at 10pm
ID: The 1990’s: The Deadliest Decade (Premiere) at 9pm
ID: People Magazine Investigates (Premiere) at 10pm
NICK JR.: Rainbow Rangers (Premiere) at 3pm
TLC: Mama Medium (Premiere) at 9pm
UNIVISION: Jesus (Premiere) at 8pm

“There’s been no premise that has come along that has the necessary fire,” said Kelsey Grammer of the Frasier reboot he’s been working on. Grammer, speaking on Saturday during a panel at the USC Comedy Festival celebrating the 25th anniversary of the NBC series’ premiere, acknowledged he has been meeting with writers, but, “There has been some discussion, nothing is planned, nothing is set in stone.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

CNN contributor Ana Navarro has joined ABC’s The View as Friday co-host. Navarro will fill in for moderator Whoopi Goldberg, who takes the day off. Republican strategist Navarro, who has been critical of President Trump, will continue at CNN.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HBO renewed Divorce, starring Sarah Jessica Parker and Thomas Haden Church, for a six-episode season three. The comedy’s first season consisted ten episodes; its second had eight.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee will air a bonus episode tonight, November 5, covering local political races and “to make one final plea to viewers to please, for the love of God, vote.” On Wednesday, November 7, the show will air footage taken at the polls. Both episodes will air at 10:30p. On election night, Full Frontal will livestream on Facebook as the polls close and as results for each state come in, a piece of cake in the shape of the state will be cut out of a large United States sheet cake, slowly revealing a message underneath the cake.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Writers rooms under AMC’s scripts-to-series development model have opened for potential rehab workplace drama Rainy Day People, from Chris Cantwell and Christopher C. Rogers and exec producers Melissa Bernstein and Mark Johnson via Gran Via, and Kevin Can F*** Himself (wt), from creator Valerie Armstrong and executive producers Rashida Jones and Will McCormack through Le Train Train. “We like writers’ rooms,” said David Madden, president of programming for AMC, Sundance TV and AMC Studios. “We like the opportunity to write multiple scripts, to explore the dynamics of how a season will work, to really figure out who the characters are and how their behavior guides story,”
(Source: Cynopsis)

CBS is developing Be Here Now, about a young widower who moves with his kids to LA to be near his late wife’s family, reports Deadline. Comedy comes from Tommy Johnagin, Fulwell 73 and CBS TV Studios.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Hulu gave a ten-episode order for comedy Dollface, from ABC Signature StudiosKat Dennings (2 Broke Girls) will star, and exec produce alongside creator and writer Jordan Weiss (Harley Quinn) and showrunner Ira Ungerleider. Additional executive producers include Margot Robbie, Brett Hedblom and Tom Ackerley for LuckyChap EntertainmentBryan Unkeless and Scott Morgan for Clubhouse Pictures; and Nicole King and Stephanie Laing(Vice Principals).
(Source: Cynopsis)

New episodes of TLC’s Who Do You Think You Are? premiere starting Monday, December 3 at 10p. This round of celebs tracing their family history includes Mandy Moore (This Is Us), Josh Duhamel (Transformers), Matthew Morrison (Glee) and Regina King (American Crime).
(Source: Cynopsis)

Smithsonian Channel is airing holiday stunt “Santa’s Flight Around the World” from Christmas Eve through Christmas Day, beginning with North Pole Conspiracy at 12a on December 24.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Disney/ABC Television’s The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration returns Thursday, November 29 at 9p on ABC, while Disney Parks Presents a 25 Days of Christmas Holiday Party debuts on the DisneyNOW app ahead of its Saturday, December 1 premiere on Disney Channel. Disney Parks Magical Christmas Day Parade airs Tuesday, December, 25 at 10a.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Marc Anthony, Bad Bunny, Will Smith will perform their new song “Esta Rico” live for the first time at the 19th Annual Latin Grammy Awards, airing on Univision November 15 at 8p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Freeform has rounded up the cast for upcoming pilot Breckman Rodeo (wt), an ensemble drama centered on young rodeo riders. Onboard are Jess Gabor (Shameless), Noah Le Gros (The Get Down), Diego Josef (Goliath), Kayla Wallace (The Good Doctor), Vinnie Bennett (Human Traces) and James Tarpey (After Hours)….Lamorne Morris (New Girl) landed the lead in Hulu pilot Woke, inspired by the life of cartoonist Keith Knight….Luis Guzman (Narcos) will be a series regular and Kurtwood Smith (Patriots) will recur in Epix’s noir drama, Our Lady, LTD.
(Source: Cynopsis)

After three airings, Univision’s Amar a Muerta is averaging 1.5 million total viewers, 285,000 A18-34 and 650,000 A18-49, ranking Uni as the number three broadcast net in the time period among A18-34.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Food Network’s Halloween Wars wrapped up its highest-rated season ever, delivering an average 1.2 rating for P25-54 (Live+3) and consistently ranking as a top 5 cable program within its Sunday 9p timeslot. The series was seen by more than 5 million viewers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

WEEKEND BOX OFFICE
Bohemian Rhapsody – $50 million
The Nutcracker And The Four Realms – $20 million
Nobody’s Fool – $14 million
A Star Is Born – $11.1 million
Halloween – $11 million
(Source: Box Office Mojo)

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