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FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (WEDNESDAY 10/9/19)
CW: Riverdale (Premiere) at 8pm
CW: Nancy Drew (Premiere) at 9pm
NETFLIX: Rhythm + Flow (Premiere)
SCIENCE CHANNEL: Deadly Engineering (Premiere) at 10pm
TLC: Taken At Birth (Premiere) at 9pm
COOKING CHANNEL: Man’s Greatest Food (Finale) at 9pm

The CW ordered three more episodes of All American, for a total of 16, after the drama opened season two with a series high 926,000 total viewers and a best-since-November rating of 0.3 among A18-49. The drama’s season one average was 670,000 viewers and 0.2 in the demo.
(Source: Cynopsis)Group Nine Media announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Popsugar Inc., the digital lifestyle brand for women. “Popsugar hugely expands our reach within an important demographic, bringing us a community that deeply loves the Popsugar brand and a company with the proven ability to diversify their revenue across premium advertising, affiliate, direct-to-consumer commerce, licensing, and experiential channels,” said Ben Lerer, CEO of Group Nine.
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Alex Trebek said he might have to leave his post as host of game show Jeopardy, as treatment for pancreatic cancer is affecting his speech. In an interview with Canada’s CTV, Trebek said, “The chemo has caused sores inside my mouth. It makes it difficult to speak and enunciate properly…I’m sure there are observant members of the television audience that notice also, but they’re forgiving. But there will come a point when they will no longer be able to say, ‘It’s okay.’…We’ll play it by ear and keep chugging along.”
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The Jonas Brothers’ Nick Jonas will have a judge’s seat on NBC’s The Voice for the spring cycle. He’ll join current judges Kelly Clarkson, John Legend and Blake Shelton.

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CBS is being sued by a former employee who claims she was discriminated against for being Mexican, and fired for complaining about it. In a lawsuit filed Monday, a former director of international treasury alleges she was given a raise to $227,000 after the Department of Labor notified CBS that her salary was significantly under the prevailing wage for the role, then lowered it when “the eyes of the DOL” were no longer on the situation.
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The Bachelor star Peter Weber reportedly underwent emergency surgery after falling on a Costa Rican golf course. “He went to step on the cart but fell and split his face open on two cocktail glasses he was carrying,” a source told Radar Online. The accident apparently isn’t slowing Weber down, and he’s back in dating form.
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CBS News and Quibi are teaming for a news show, 60 IN 6, that will deliver 60 Minutes’ brand of storytelling tailored for a new platform and a new audience. With the licensing agreement, the venerable newsmag will produce an original weekly program, approximately six minutes per episode, exclusively for Quibi. “This is a perfect opportunity to bring 60 Minutes’ style of storytelling, in-depth reporting and investigative journalism to a new audience,” said 60 Minutes executive producer Bill Owens. “We are excited to launch 60 IN 6, as our digital footprint is more important than ever.” The program will launch on Quibi next April.
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Showtime ordered a pilot for drama series The President Is Missing, with David Oyelowo (Selma) in the title role. Christopher McQuarrie (The Usual Suspects), Anthony Peckham (Invictus), Heather McQuarrie and Oyelowo will executive produce the series; Peckham is writing the adaptation.

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Search Party is moving from TBS to HBO Max. The dark comedy was renewed for two more seasons on TBS’s Turner sib, set to launch this Spring.
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Disney Channel ordered a second season of Gabby Duran & the Unsittables, ahead of the series launch on Friday, October 11 at 9p.
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ABC has put into development a drama from Melissa Carter (Famous in Love), Ellen DeGeneres and Jeff Kleeman’s A Very Good Production and Warner Bros. TV, reports Deadline. Story centers on three blue collar besties who aim to become top end realtors in Manhattan.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ID’s Relatively Evil explores murders where the pool of suspects are all in the family, starting Tuesday, October 15 at 9p.
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Season two of truTV stand-up comedy series Laff Mobb’s Laff Tracks debuts Friday, November 8 at 11p.
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The sixth and final season of HBO’s Silicon Valley launches Sunday, October 27. Seven episodes remain of the comedy exploring the tech gold rush.
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Smithsonian Channel’s has two new specials timed for Veterans month. Two-part Memphis Belle in Color, examining the role that B-17 bombers played in World War II, premieres Sunday, November 10 at 9, while Battle of Midway: The True Story airs the following night at 8p.
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Gwen Stefani will receive the E! People’s Choice Awards Fashion Icon Award at this year’s telecast on Sunday, November 10 at 9p.
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Allison Janney (Mom) will narrate Expedition Amelia, premiering Sunday, October 20 at 8. Doc follows National Geographic Explorer-at-Large Dr. Robert Ballard attempting to solve the mystery of the disappearance of Amelia Earhart.
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A stand-up special from The Daily Show with Trevor Noah correspondent Michael Kosta will film in his home state of Michigan on November 15. The special is slated for a Summer 2020 premiere on Comedy Central.
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Tim Key (Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa) has joined the season two cast of Netflix’s The End of the F***ing World, launching in the UK on Monday, November 4…Onboard Hulu’s Helstrom are Tom Austen (Grantchester), Elizabeth Marvel (Homeland), Sydney Lemmon (Succession), Robert Wisdom (Ballers), June Carryl (Mindhunter), Ariana Guerra (Insatiable) and Alain Uy (The Passage)… Quentin Plair (The Quad) landed a guest starring role in The Good Doctor and will recur in Showtime’s The Good Lord Bird.
(Source: Cynopsis)

2019 BET HIP HOP AWARDS – COMPLETE LIST
https://www.thefader.com/2019/10/08/2019-bet-hip-hop-awards-winners-full-list-dababy-lil-nas-travis-scott

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