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FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (FRIDAY 5/24/19)
CBS: Whistleblower (Premiere) at 8pm
CW: Dynasty (Finale) at 8pm

(SATURDAY 5/25/19)
ANIMAL PLANET: The Vet Life (Finale) at 9pm
CBS: Ransom (Finale) at 9pm
ID: Murder Decoded (Finale) at 10pm
OWN: The Book of John Gray (Finale) at 10pm

(SUNDAY 5/26/19)
DISCOVERY: Naked & Afraid XL (Premiere) at 9pm
STARZ: Vida (Premiere) at 9pm
NBC: Good Girls (Finale) at 10pm

ABC special Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear’s All in the Family and The Jeffersons dominated Wednesday’s primetime ratings drawing an average audience of 10.4 million viewers and earning a 1.7/9 in Adults 19-49. The Sony-produced, star-studded re-staging of the two Norman Lear comedies by Jimmy Kimmel delivered 6-month highs for the network in the 90-minute Wednesday time period, since the CMA Awards last November.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Chrissy Tiegen and her mother Vilailuck “Pepper Thai” Teigen are teaming up for new comedy Chrissy’s Court. The comedy for Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman’s short-form video platform Quibi hails from Teigen’s Suit & Tie Productions and 3 Arts Entertainment. In each episode Teigen will reign as “judge” over one small claims case with plaintiffs, defendants and disputes that are real, while Pepper Thai serves as the courtroom bailiff.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ABC is in conversations with producer Warner Bros. Television and considering possibly bringing back canceled series Whiskey Cavalier. The talks are being called exploratory and it’s unclear whether they could lead to an agreement. However, a decision is expected shortly, since the show’s stars, Scott Foley and Lauren Cohan are being courted for other projects.
(Source: Cynopsis)

NBC 4 New York/ WNBC and Telemundo 47 New York/ WNJU are teaming up with the New York Giants for the seventh annual free family-friendly Health & Fitness Expo, presented by Quest Diagnostics. The event will be held at MetLife Stadium on Saturday, June 22 and Sunday, June 23 from 10a to 4p. NBC 4 New York’s lead sportscaster Bruce Beck and Telemundo 47’s lead sportscaster Veronica Contreras will join Giants’ offensive tackle Nate Solder as co-hosts.
(Source: Cynopsis)

BBC and HBO ordered a second season of Gentleman Jack. The period drama is based on the true story and stars Suranne Jones as Anne Lister, a lesbian and the owner of her family’s coal mines, who has to walk a fine line to balance her business and love life 1832 northern England.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Big Bad Boo Studios announced the launch and details of The Bravest Knight, the groundbreaking animated Hulu series featuring a household with two dads (T.R. Knight as Sir Cedric and Wilson Cruz as Prince Andrew), making it one of the first television series with an openly gay main character. Bobby Moynihan, Storm Reid, RuPaul, Christine Baranski and Wanda Sykes are also among the voice cast. Based on Daniel Errico’s popular children’s book The Bravest Knight Who Ever Lived, it follows the adventures of young pumpkin farmer. The first five episodes of the series launch on Tuesday, June 11.
(Source: Cynopsis)

USA Network announced the pickup of Straight Up Steve Austin, an interview-based series hosted by retired WWE Legend “Stone Cold” Steve Austin. In each episode, Austin and a celebrity guest will swap stories about their lives and careers. The series is produced by Wilshire Studios with Austin and Dave Barsky (Dirty Jobs) as executive producers, premieres Monday, August 12 at 11p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Disney Channel ordered a second season of Sydney to the Max, the live-action daughter/father comedy starring Ruth Righi, Ian Reed Kessler and Caroline Rhea. Set in present day with flashbacks to the 1990s, the series follows outgoing middle schooler Sydney Reynolds, who lives with her single dad and progressive grandmother. Production will commence later this summer.
(Source: Cynopsis)

OWN is expanding its Saturday night lineup with To Have & To Hold: Charlotte, debuting June 1 at 10p. The unscripted series from Truly Original takes a candid look inside the lives of five high-powered African-American Couples in Charlotte, NC.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ID’s Murder Loves Company debuts Thursday, May 30 at 10p. The series examines how murder can happen anywhere – even among a close group of people.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ABC airs Highwire Live in Times Square with Nik Wallenda on Sunday, June 23 at 8p. The two-hour event features Wallenda and his sister Lijana attempting to cross Time Square simultaneously from 25 stories up.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Historian James Holland explores how the use of amphetamines affected the course of World War II and unleashed the first pharmacological arms race in Secrets of the Dead: World War Speed. It debuts Tuesday, June 25 at 8p on PBS. (Check local listings.)
(Source: Cynopsis)

Smithsonian Channel commemorates the 75th anniversary of the biggest military landings in history in The Battle of Normandy: 85 Days in Hell on Thursday, June 6 at 8p. One of the world’s foremost experts in WWII archives, Dominique Forget, identified over 100 hours of never-before-seen archival footage, including 20 hours from the battle itself, to reveal the Allies’ struggle to liberate Europe.
(Source: Cynopsis)

IFC will air a sing-along version of Documentary Now!’ “Original Cast Album: Co-Op” on Friday, June 7 at 1a. Snubbed by the Tony Awards in 1970, even though it only ran for one performance, “Co-Op” is retaking the theater world by storm thanks to being featured in Season 52 of the IFC series.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ID is airing a Memorial Day programming marathon, featuring six of its most anticipated series this summer, on Monday, May 27. Among the highlights is two-hour special Rebecca Zahau: An ID Murder Mystery at 9p, which explores 6-year-old Max Shacknal’s fatal fall while under the watch of his father’s girlfriend.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Andrew Leeds (Cristela) will recur opposite Jane Levy in NBC’s Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist, reports Deadline.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Netflix released The Unauthorized Bash Brothers Experience, featuring Andy Samberg and Akiva Shaffer as MLB home run hitting duo Jose Conseco and Mark McGwire, honoring the 30th anniversary of the Oakland Athletics’ 1989 championship season. The short film is available in all 190 countries where Netflix is available.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Planettoon’s World, the new children’s property teaching children to care about each other and our planet, will unveil its character range at the Licensing Expo in Las Vegas, on June 4. Included in the mix are a book series, toys, games, puppets, skincare, vitamins, apparel and an exclusive Plant-A-Kit.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Gigantosaurus, the animated preschool series from Cyber Group Studios that airs on Disney Channel and Disney Junior, is introducing a range of “dino-mite” apparel and soft home fashions. Making their way to retail beginning spring 2020 are series-inspired introductions from American Marketing Enterprises Inc., Centric Socks LLC, Children’s Apparel Network and Jay Franco. The soft lines partners follow on the tail of mastery toy licensee JAKKS Pacific, whose debut offerings will begin arriving at retail this fall.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MOVIES
Aladdin – Will Smith, Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, Marwan Kenzari, Navid Negahban, Nasim Pedrad, Billy Magnussen, Jordan A. Nash
Booksmart – Kaitlyn Dever, Beanie Feldstein, Jessica Williams, Jason Sudeikis, Lisa Kudrow, Will Forte, Victoria Ruesga, Madon Gooding
Brightburn – Elizabeth Banks, David Denman, Jackson A. Dunn, Matt L. Jones, Meredith Hagner, Emmie Hunter, Becky Wahlstrom, Gregory Alan Williams
Halston – A Documentary about Fashion Designer Halston
India’s Most Wanted

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 $393 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 $308 million. 

Powerball is played in 43 states.

NYLottery.NY.gov


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