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FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (FRIDAY 7/23/21)
NBC: 2020 Tokyo Olympics: Opening Ceremony at 6:55am and 7:30pm
AMAZON: Hostel Daze (Premiere)
APPLE TV+: Ted Lasso (Premiere)
MAGNOLIA: Mind for Design (Premiere)
HBO: Music Box at 9pm (Premiere)
NETFLIX: Masters of the Universe: Revelation (Premiere)
NETFLIX: Feels Like Ishq (Premiere)
TLC: Darcey & Stacey: Pillow Talk (Premiere) at 10:30pm
CW: Charmed (Finale) at 8pm

(SATURDAY 7/24/21)
AMC, BBC America: Eden: Untamed Planet (Premiere) at 8pm
TRAVEL: Destination Fear (Premiere) at 9pm

(SUNDAY 7/25/21)
HISTORY: Modern Marvels (Premiere) at 10pm
NAT GEO: Unknown Waters with Jeremy Wade (Premiere) at 10pm
SCIENCE: Hitler’s American Battlefield (Premiere)at 8pm
SCIENCE: Secret Nazi Ruins (Premiere) at 10pm
SNAPCHAT: Coming Out (Premiere)
HALLMARK: Good Witch (Finale) at 9pm

“American Housewife” has been cleared for a fall 2022 broadcast syndication premiere. Disney Media Entertainment & Distribution has cleared the sitcom, canceled by ABC after five seasons, to stations representing more than 85% of the country, with CBS Television Stations serving as the launch group. In addition, the series has been sold to stations from broadcast groups including Weigel Broadcasting, Nexstar Media Group, E.W. Scripps Company, Hubbard Broadcasting, Hearst Communications, Gray Television, Bahakel Communications, Tegna Media, Lockwood Broadcast Group, Mission Broadcasting, Cox Media Group, Meredith Corporation, NPG Broadcasting and American Spirit Media.
(Source: Cynopsis)

After six months of investigations by CBS News and Stations into allegations of racist and abusive behavior, the general managers in two outlets are out. “We will begin our search for new leaders in Los Angeles and Chicago immediately,” wrote CBS News and Stations President and Co-head Wendy McMahon to staff.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Skipping a shot in the arm could be costly to NFL teams and players. The NFL has notified teams that if games must be postponed due to a positive COVID-19 test, they will count as forfeits if they can’t be rescheduled. The move is designed to “allow us to play a full season in a safe and responsible way,” wrote Commissioner Roger Goodell. “While there is no question that health conditions have improved from last year, we cannot be complacent or simply assume that we will be able to play without interruption.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

HBO Max renewed “That Damn Michael Che” for a second season. The sketch comedy series wasn’t wholly unfamiliar territory for Che – it featured a number of his “SNL” castmates, and counted Lorne Michaels among its producders.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Damon Wayans Jr.(“Happy Endings”) will host Peacock obstacle course competition series “Frogger,” based on the 1980s video game. Eureka Productions (“Holey Moley”) is producing.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Netflix announced documentary feature “Blood Brothers: Malcolm X & Muhammad Ali” from Kenya Barris (“black-ish”), featuring never-before-seen archival footage. The film is inspired by the book Blood Brothers: The Fatal Friendship Between Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X, by Randy Roberts and Johnny Smith. Executive producers are Erynn Sampson for Khalabo Ink Society; Jonathan Chinn and Simon Chinn for Lightbox; and Simon George.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Casting notes: Shailane Woodley (“Big Little Lies”) will star in Showtime series “Three Women,” based on the bestseller by Lisa Taddeo…Michelle Monaghan (“Messiah”) is set to do double duty in Netflix limited series “Echoes,” as identical twins…Alysia Vale (“Orange Is the New Black”) will recur on Starz horror comedy series “Shining Vale,” starring Courteney Cox, Greg Kinnear and Mira Sorvino…Also slotted in a recurring role is Anne Torv (“Fringe”), on HBO’s “The Last of Us.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Anthony Ippolito (“Grand Army”) will play Al Pacino in Paramount+ series “The Offer,” about the making of “The Godfather.”…Christiane Paul (“Counterpart”) and Carter Redwood (“The Long Road Home”) have joined the cast of CBS spin-off “FBI: International.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Science Channel goes deep with two premieres on Thursday, August 5. “Underground Marvels,” revealing surprising underground structures, is back for a new season at 9p, followed by “Abandoned: Expedition Shipwreck” at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

AXS TV focuses on passionate collectors and their imusic in new music memorabilia series “Rock My Collection,” premiering Sunday, August 15 at 8p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Four professional chefs make the most of ordinary items in mystery refrigerators in Food Network’s “Raid the Fridge,” premiering Wednesday, September 1 at 10p. Comedian and podcast host Dan Ahdoot hosts.
(Source: Cynopsis)

A new season of “Naked and Afraid” launches on Discovery Sunday, August 1 at 8p. Competitors must survive 21 days in the wild, with only the likes of snakes, baboons and water buffalo for company.
(Source: Cynopsis)

An animated “Pen15” special drops on Hulu Friday, August 27. “Jacuzzi” picks up after the events of the part one finale.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Telemundo Deportes will present exclusive coverage of all C.D. Guadalajara (Chivas) home matches across Telemundo, Universo and Telemundo Deportes’ digital platforms during the Liga MX Apertura 2021 tournament. Coverage begins with Chivas’ debut game against Atletico San Luis on Sunday, July 24 at 10p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Disney+ special “Happier than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles,”starring Billie Eilish, premieres Friday, September 3. The show will feature a performance of every song on Eilish’s new album, “Happier than Ever, in the album’s sequential order, from the stage of the legendary Hollywood Bowl.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Break out the pom-poms – Lifetime’s “Fear the Cheer” movie slate launches next month. First up: “Killer Cheer Mom,” Saturday, August 28 at 8p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Power play: Starz’ “Power Book III: Raising Kanan”
 debuted as the network’s most highly engaged series premiere ever, with the best series premiere completion rate across OTT platforms, and ranked #1 most social series and #1 most talked about series across all of TV among organic audiences.
(Source: Cynopsis)

CNN averaged 1.55 million total viewers between 8-9:30p on Wednesday, the night of its town hall with President Joe Biden, and 342,000 among A25-54, according to Nielsen data. In the same time period, Fox News counted 2.77 million viewers and 477,000 in the demo, and MSNBC drew 1.67 million viewers and 227,000 among A25-54. CNN’s February town hall with Biden delivered 3.5 million viewers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MOVIES
Snake Eyes – Henry Golding, Andrew Koji, Samara Weaving, Ursula Corbero, Haruka Abe, Iko Uwais, Takehiro Hira
Old – Gael Garcia Bernal, Vicky Krieps, Rufus Sewell, Ken Leung, Alex Wolff, Thomasin McKenzie, Embeth Davidtz, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Abbey Lee, Eliza Scanlen
Ailey (Limited Release) – A Documentary about choreographer Alvin Ailey
Joe Bell (Limited Release) – Mark Wahlberg, Connie Britton, Gary Sinise, Morgan Lily, Maxwell Jenkins
Midnight In The Switchgrass (Limited Release) – Emile Hirsch, Megan Fox, Bruce Willis, Lukas Haas, Caitlin Carmichael, Olive Elise Abercrombie, Jason Trawick, Lydia Hull
How It Ends (Limited Release) Zoe Lister-Jones, Cailee Spaeny, Whitney Cummings, Tawny Newsome, Finn Wolfhard, Nick Kroll, Fred Armisen, Bradley Whitfield, Olivia Wilde, Helen Hunt, Colin Hanks
Woodstock 99: Peace, Love, and Rage (Limited Release) – A Documentary about the musical festival of Woodstock in July 1999

NYC STREET FAIRS
Friday July 23, 2021
Grand Central Food Block Party Series – on 41st St. from Lexington to 3rd Ave.

Saturday July 24, 2021
Festival of the Americas – on 6th Ave. from 42nd St. – 56th St.
Castle Hill, Bronx Summer Fair – on Castle Hill Ave. from Starling Ave. to Westchester Ave. 

Sunday July 25, 2021
Bryant Park Area Fair – on 41st St. from 6th Ave. – Broadway
30th Ave. Astoria Festival – on 30th Ave.. from Steinway to 31st St. 

MEGA MILLIONS
Today’s Jackpot is $138 million.

You can now play in 43 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. 

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POWERBALL
Saturday’s Jackpot is $174 million

Powerball is played in 43 states.

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