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

ON TELEVISION (FRIDAY 5/17/19)
ANIMAL PLANET: Nature’s Strangest Mysteries: Solved (Premiere) at 8pm
HULU: Catch-22 (Premiere)
NETFLIX: Chip & Potato (Premiere)
CBS: Hawaii Five-0 (Finale) at 10pm
NBC: The Blacklist (Finale) at 8pm

(SATURDAY 5/18/19)
ANIMAL PLANET: Dr. Jeff: Rocky Mountain Vet (Premiere) at 8pm
DISCOVERY FAMILY: Cake Boss (Premiere) at 9pm
CNN: Chasing Life with Dr. Sanjay Gupta (Finale) at 9pm
NBC: Saturday Night Live – Host: Paul Rudd, Musical Guest: DJ Khaled at 11:30pm

(SUNDAY 5/19/19)
ANIMAL PLANET: The Aquarium (Premiere) at 8pm
OWN: Super Soul Sunday (Premiere) at 11am
TELEMUNDO: MasterChef Latino (Premiere) at 7pm
ABC: American Idol (Finale) at 8pm
CBS: The Red Line (Finale) at 8pm
CBS: NCIS: Los Angeles (Finale) at 10pm
CW: Supergirl (Finale) at 8pm
CW: Charmed (Finale) at 9pm
HBO: Game of Thrones (Finale) at 9pm
HBO: Barry (Finale) at 10:22pm
PBS: Call The Midwife (Finale) at 8pm
PBS: Les Miserables on Masterpiece (Finale) at 9pm
SCIENCE CHANNEL: Forbidden History (Finale) at 10pm
TRAVEL CHANNEL: Mission Declassified (Finale) at 10pm

Kevin Reilly extended his contract with WarnerMedia through 2022 in a deal that adds truTV to his purview. Reilly is now President of TBS, TNT and truTV, in addition to Chief Creative Officer, WarnerMedia Direct-to-Consumer. “Kevin has a long-standing reputation as an industry leader and his accomplishments throughout his career – and particularly at this company – are remarkable,” said WarnerMedia Entertainment Chairman Bob Greenblatt, to whom Reilly will continue to report. Before joining TBS and TNT in 2014, Reilly served as President of Entertainment for FOX (2007-2014), President of Entertainment at NBC (2004-2007), President of Entertainment at FX (2000-2003), and President of Television at Brillstein-Grey Entertainment (1994-2000). TruTV President Chris Linn is stepping down, along with Marissa Ronca, EVP and Head of Programming, and Puja Vohra, Marketing and Digital EVP.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Amazon canceled The Tick after two seasons, announced creator Ben Edlund on Twitter. But it may not be curtains for the superhero comedy. “Destiny demands that my compatriots and I now seek a new home for this series,” said Edlund.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The Comcast NBCUniversal Foundation and NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations announced $2.475 million in Project Innovation grants will be presented to 68 non-profit organizations located in 11 markets. The Project Innovation program supports non-profit organizations that are using innovation to advance communities in the areas of storytelling, community engagement, culture of inclusion and youth education. “Our 2019 Project Innovation winners are working tirelessly to create real changes in their communities by empowering people to achieve success in fields that may have seemed out of reach for them,” said Valari Staab, President, NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations.
(Source: Cynopsis)

AMC greenlit an original episodic anthology drama created by writer Will Bridges (Black Mirror, Stranger Things) and Brett Goldstein (Superbob, Adult Life Skills), set 15 years from now, about the cost of finding true love. Bridges and Goldstein will exec produce with Jolyon Symonds through Fearless Minds. The Untitled Bridges/Goldstein Project, produced by AMC Studios, will consist of six, hour-long episodes, and is slated for a 2020 debut on AMC. “This is AMC’s first foray into non-serialized story-telling, and we’re trying to do so in the boldest way possible,” said David Madden, President of Programming for AMC Networks and AMC Studios. “The show explores how technological innovation can impact the most delicate matters of the heart, and each episode will turn personal life choices into high-stakes drama.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Karen Gist (Star) has joined new ABC comedy mixed-ish as exec producer. The black-ish prequel focuses on Rainbow Johnson’ds experience growing up in a mixed race family.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Season three of psychological thriller anthology series Slasher: Solstice, created by Aaron Martin, is set to premiere on Netflix Thursday, May 23 – and there’s a twist. “This season, I am excited that in addition to telling a gripping horror story, based on true crime cases, we were able to grapple with some important issues including anti-immigration bias and bullying,” said Martin. Slasher: Solstice is the third of the series to air on Netflix, following Slasher: The Executioner, and Slasher: Guilty Party.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Stormchaser Josh Mongerman explores hurricanes and their impact on Hurricane Man, premiering on Science Channel Tuesday, June 18 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Comedy Central scripted series South Side, set in a working class neighborhood on the South Side of Chicago, premieres Wednesday, July 24 at 10:30p. Aspirational comedy is written by and stars Bashir Salahuddin (Glow) and Diallo Riddle (Marlon).
(Source: Cynopsis)

Giada De Laurentiis shares recipes from Capri when Giada in Italy returns to Food Network Sunday, June 16 at 11:30a.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Disenchantment Part Two debuts on Netflix Friday, September 20. Adult animated comedy series comes from Matt Groening (The Simpsons).
(Source: Cynopsis)

ABC is airing a two-hour special on the late Farrah Fawcett on Thursday, May 23 at 8p. This Is Farrah Fawcett looks at the Charlie’s Angels star’s personal life and career via rare footage and interviews with castmates, confidantes and doctors.
(Source: Cynopsis)

In memory of Tim Conway, who died May 14 at age 85, getTV will air four episodes of Married with Children featuring the beloved Carol Burnett Show regular, on Sunday, May 19 beginning at midnight.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Discovery’s Diesel Brothers go live for a two-hour finale on Monday, May 27 at 8p. In honor of the military and their families, Monster Jump Live will feature high-stakes stunts and entertainment.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Timed to NYC’s WorldPride event in June, the Paley Center will host a PaleyLive program, Living Out Loud in Late Night: Celebrating 10 Years of Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen on June 20 at 7p, with screenings honoring the LGBTQ+ community.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Nickelodeon is headed to the ATL for an immersive slime-tastic experience, running Saturday, June 15 through September.  “We are excited to bring Slime City to Atlanta to offer this brand-new way for kids and families to interact with our signature slime through a dynamic space for a fun-filled summer,” said Sharon Cohen, EVP, The Nick Experience.
(Source: Cynopsis)

With the cancellation of Fox’s Proven Innocent, Riley Smith is available take the lead role opposite Kennedy McMann in CW’s Nancy Drew.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Dead to Me is Netflix’s top show in the UK following its May 3 debut. Second and third were Riverdale and Lucifer, respectively.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MOVIES
A Dog’s Journey – Josh Gad, Kathryn Prescott, Betty Gilpin, Dennis Quaid, Marg Helgenberger, Abby Ryder Fortson, Henry Las, Ian Chen
John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum – Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry, Ian McShane, Laurence Fishburne, Mark Dacascos, Asia Kate Dillon, Lance Reddick, Tobias Segal
The Sun Is Also A Star – Yara Shahidi, Anais Lee, Charles Melton, John Leguizamo, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Miriam A. Hyman, Jordan Williams, Jake Choi, Hill Harper

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 $339 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 $270 million. 

Powerball is played in 43 states.

NYLottery.NY.gov

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