FIRST LOOK/ ON TV/ 2019 BET AWARDS/ WEEKEND BOX OFICE

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

ON TELEVISION (MONDAY 6/24/19)
COMEDY CENTRAL: South Side (Premiere) at 10:30pm
FX: Legion (Premiere) at 10pm
HBO: Years and Years (Premiere) at 9pm
MTV: The Hills: New Beginnings (Premiere) at 10pm
GREAT AMERICAN COUNTRY: Boomtown Builder (Finale) at 10pm
HGTV: Say Yes To The Nest (Finale) at 10pm
ID: Still A Mystery (Finale) at 10pm

Summer camp will be the theme of the Big Brother house for season 21. The CBS summer reality series returns with a two-night premiere tomorrow, June 25 and Wednesday, June 26.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Today, Smithsonian Channel cameras will capture people marking the end of their life on Earth by having their ashes shot into space, as Celestis Memorial Spaceflights lifts the cremains of 152 space enthusiasts. Cameras on the ground will capture the stories of Celestis participants and their loved ones as they witness a launch to be shown in an upcoming Smithsonian Channel program, Heavenly Bodies (wt).
(Source: Cynopsis)

A&E Network and Essential Media Group are teaming for live stunt series The Impossible Live (wt), and are partnering with daredevil Bello Nock and his company Opportunity Nocks, Inc. to create Volcano Walk Live (wt), a live special showcasing a world record high-wire walk over an active volcano. “We’ve spent two years travelling the world with top volcanologists and engineers planning this untethered world record-breaking high-wire walk,” said Bello of Volcano Walk Live. “We first considered a volcano in Nicaragua but recent geological events have made the lava lake too small so we decided on a larger, more active and far more challenging volcano in East Africa. This is the wire walk that no one will ever be able to top!”
(Source: Cynopsis)

The Secret of Skinwalker Ranch (wt), from exec producer Kevin Burns (The Curse of Oak Island) was ordered by History. Unscripted series will feature a team of scientists and experts who conduct a search of an infamous 512-acre property in Utah’s Uinta Basin to find out the truth behind more than 200 years of mysteries.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Paramount Network greenlit original series, The Last Cowboy, from Taylor Sheridan, co-creator of the net’s Yellowstone. Produced by Truly Original and executive produced by 101 Studios, the unscripted series spotlights horsemen and trainers competing in the high-stakes world of professional reining. In conjunction with the series, Sheridan is launching a reining event called “Run for a Million,” an arena-based competition with a $1 million purse, the largest in its history. The experience will take place August 15-17 in Las Vegas, and come to life in the series finale.
(Source: Cynopsis)

E!’s Total Bellas was renewed for a fifth season. The fourth season of the docu-series following the lives of WWE Superstars ranked as a top 3 program for the net, with an average 783,000 viewers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Discovery Channel travels to the plains of Tanzania in Serengeti, a six-part series offering access to one of the most pristine and unspoiled corners of the Africa. Series created and produced by Simon Fuller (So You Think You Can Dance) and directed and produced by wildlife filmmaker John Downer (Penguin: Spy in The Huddle) and narrated by Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o premieres Sunday, August 4 at 8p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Chasing the Cure, a live crowdsourcing series hosted by Ann Curry aimed at helping people with medical challenges, premieres on TNT and TBS on Thursday, August 8. Original launch date was July 25.
(Source: Cynopsis)

AT&T Audience Network will broadcast the third annual “LOVELOUD Festival Powered By AT&T” live on Saturday, June 29 at 8p. Hosted by Kalen Allen, the concert will feature a performance by Kesha, as well as a lineup of artists including LOVELOUD Founder & Imagine Dragons frontman Dan ReynoldsTegan & SaraDayaK. Flay, PVRIS, and Laura Jane Grace.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Ready Jet Go! marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing with a new hour-long special, Ready Jet Go!: One Small Step, airing throughout June and July on PBS Kids (check local listings), an IMAX screening at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, events on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., and space camps in cities nationwide.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ID’s A Fatal Confession: Keith Morrison Investigates premieres Sunday, July 7 at 10p. Two-hour special follows the story of Daniel Villegas, who at 16 years old confessed to a murder he later said he didn’t commit.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Peabody Presents: Stories of the Year, a one-hour special event showcasing the issues honored at the 78th Annual Peabody Awards Ceremony, will air Sunday, July 7 at 10:30p on FX. Roundtable discussion will be moderated by Hasan Minhaj.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Sidse Babett Knudson (Westworld) has joined the cast of Channel 4 and Hulu four-parter The Light (wt)… Derek Luke (13 Reasons Why), Max Martini (Pacific Rim), Paola Nuñez (The Son) and Joel Allen (Never Goin’ Back) are set as series regulars for Season 2 of USA series The PurgeElaine Hendrix (Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll), Brett Rice (Sully), Silas Weir Mitchell (Grimm), Autry Haydon-Wilson (Interrogation) and John Marshall Jones (Bosch) landed recurring roles in Spectrum Originals and Paramount Network’s Paradise LostJaleel White is bringing his Family Matters character, Steve Urkel, to the new Scooby-Doo and Guess Who, on Boomerang’s streaming service.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The  Sunday, June 16 episode of Hallmark Channel’s Good Witch averaged a 2.7 household rating, 453,000 among W25-54 and 2.8 million Total Viewers (P2+), ranking as the highest-rated and most-watched ad-supported cable program of the day and the highest HH-rated ad-supported cable program of the week, excluding news, and the most-watched (among P2+) ad-supported cable program of the week, excluding news.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The premiere of ABC game show Holey Moley on Thursday topped broadcast among A18-49 viewers, with a 1.0 rating. Fox’s game show premiere, Spin the Wheel, was first in the 9p hour with an 0.8 in the demo.
(Source: Cynopsis)

2019 BET AWARDS – WINNERS LIST
https://www.eonline.com/news/1051532/bet-awards-2019-winners-the-complete-list

WEEKEND BOX OFFICE
Toy Story 4 – $118 million
Child’s Play – $14.1 million
Aladdin – $12.2 million
Men In Black International – $10.8 million
The Secret Life of Pets 2 – $10.3 million
(Source: Box Office Mojo)


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