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ON TELEVISION (TUESDAY 5/28/19)
DISCOVERY: Guardians of the Glades (Premiere) at 10pm
NBC: America’s Got Talent (Premiere) at 8pm
NBC: Songland (Premiere) at 10pm
TLC: Sweet Home Sextuplets (Premiere) at 10pm
TNT: Animal Kingdom (Premiere) at 9pm
TRAVEL CHANNEL: America Unearthed (Premiere) at 10pm
USA: Chrisley Knows Best (Premiere) at 10pm
WGN AMERICA: Pure (Premiere) at 10pm
ABC: 1969 (Finale) at 10pm
SCIENCE CHANNEL: Secrets of the Lost (Finale) at 9pm
SCIENCE CHANNEL: Space’s Deepest Secrets (Finale) at 10pm

60 Minutes correspondent Scott Pelley was fired as CBS Evening News anchor in 2017 for repeatedly complaining about the “hostile environment” in the news division, he told CNN’s Reliable Sources. “Four or five years ago, I went to the president of the news division and explained to him that this hostile work environment couldn’t go on, for women and men,” Pelley said, referring to then-president David Rhodes. “He told me if I kept agitating about that internally then I’d lose my job.” Then-CEO Les Moonves “told me he didn’t share my concerns….And so, having exhausted the possibilities in the news division, I went to the chairman of the CBS corporation who listened to me very concerned for an hour, asked me some penetrating questions about what was going on. I didn’t hear back from him but in the next opportunity in my contact, I was let go from the Evening News.” But things are looking up now, according to Pelley. With Moonves and Rhodes gone and a commitment on the part of the company to change the culture, “It’s all blue sky from here,” he said.
(Source: Cynopsis)

After sixteen seasons, Adam Levine is leaving as a coach on The Voice. Although NBC announced on May 10 that the Maroon 5 frontman was returning for the competition’s 17th season, Voice alum Gwen Stefani will join returning coaches Blake Shelton, John Legend and Kelly Clarkson instead. Levine explained it’s “time to move on,” describing the job as “an amazing ride.” Tweeted Shelton, “Gonna miss working with that idiot.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

NBC cancelled A.P. Bio after two seasons. The high school comedy, exec produced by Seth Meyers, is averaging 2.4 million total viewers and an 0.7 rating among A18-49 season-to-date. “As most canceled shows probably feel, I think we were just hitting our stride and everyone was still loving the work, so this is very hard,” tweeted creator Mike O’Brien.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Also down for the count: Whiskey Cavalier. The show “has been fully and finally cancelled,” tweeted creator David Hemingson on Friday. ABC’s freshman comedic drama, axed the week before the upfronts, had been averaging an 0.4 rating among A18-49, but jumped to 0.7 in the demo after Wednesday’s All in the Family/The Jeffersons special, offering hope the decision might be reversed.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Kelsey Grammer said there are six different ideas being floated for a revival of his 1993-2004 NBC hit, Frasier. Said Grammer on British talk show Lorraine, “They’re similar – it’s a new life, in a new city.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

CBS is facing a lawsuit challenging its right to use the theme music for The Andy Griffith Show in its DVD sales of the series. “CBS has refused to enter into a new agreement with Plaintiffs to authorize its exploitation of the Theme in additional media or to otherwise cease conducting such unauthorized exploitation,” said the complaint on behalf of the heirs of Earle Hagen and Herbert Spencer, the late songwriters, seeking damages for copyright infringement.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Lifetime’s Marrying Millions, which follows the relationships of couples where one partner is wealthy and the other is not, launches Wednesday, July 10 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HBO’s Divorce is back for season three on Monday, July 1. The Sarah Jessica Parker drama got a six-episode order in November.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Best Buy canceled pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Fold phone. While the retailer called the device “one of the most beautiful pieces of mobile engineering in a long time” on its customer support page, “a plethora of unforeseen hiccups” led to the cancellation call. The phone’s release date has been delayed since design flaws were noted by early reviewers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Facebook drew criticism for not taking down (as YouTube did) a doctored video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that made it appear she was slurring her words at an event. Facebook reviewers did acknowledge the video as false, and the social media giant reduced its distribution and added an explanatory article in news feeds where it appeared.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night episodes return for the 12th consecutive year during prime time every night of the NBA Finals, beginning with Game One on Thursday, May 30. Guests include Anthony Anderson (black-ish), Jennifer Aniston, Chadwick Boseman (21 Bridges), Jamie Foxx, Spider Man Tom Holland, LL Cool J (Lip Sync Battle) and Adam Sandler.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Boosted by the special This is Farrah FawcettABC was Thursday’s most-watched network (4.8 million) and ranked #1 with A18-49 (0.6/3-tie).
(Source: Cynopsis)

The finale of MTV’s The Challenge: War of the Worlds delivered 1.04 million viewers and a 1.0 rating among A18-49, the series’ best since 2013.
(Source: Cynopsis)

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