FIRST LOOK/ ON TV/ POWERBALL/ WEEKEND BOX OFFICE

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

ON TELEVISION (MONDAY 10/11/21)
ABC: Columbus Citizens’ Foundation 77th Annual Columbus Day Parade at 12pm
DISCOVERY: Street Outlaws: No Prep Kings (Premiere) at 8pm
FACEBOOK WATCH: Peace of Mind with Taraji (Premiere) at 9pm
HBO: We’re Here (Premiere) at 9pm
HGTV: Love It or List It (Premiere) at 8pm
NETFLIX: The King’s Affection (Premiere)
NETFLIX: The Baby-Sitters Club (Premiere)
PBS: Independent Lens (Premiere) at 10pm
TLC: The Family Chantel (Premiere) at 8pm
CW: Roswell, New Mexico (Finale) at 9pm
DIY: Restoring Galveston (Finale) at 9pm

Netflix ordered spinoff “That Nineties Show,” with Kurtwood Smith and Debra Jo Rupp reprising their “That Seventies Show” roles as Red and Kitty Forman. Set in 1995 Wisconsin, the comedy follows the daughter of Eric and Donna during her summer visit with her grandparents. Smith and Rupp will also serve as executive producers, alongside the comedy’s creators, Gregg Mettler, Bonnie Turner and Terry Turner and their daughter, Lindsay Turner.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HBO Max greenlit “Atlas of the Heart,” based on the book by Dr. Brene Brown, Atlas of the Heart: Mapping Meaningful Connections and the Language of Human Experience. Brown will executive produce the eight-part unscripted series for Weird Lucy Productions alongside Jesse Ignjatovic, Evan Prager, Barb Bialkowski and Jared Morell for Den of Thieves. Meaghan Rady will serve as executive producer and showrunner. “By bringing Dr. Brown’s extensive research to life through film, television, and pop culture, we are able to demonstrate deep connection and insight that will resonate with our viewers,” said Sarah Aubrey, Head of Original Content, HBO Max.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The first four weeks of football season, NFL games are averaging 17.3 million viewers on TV and digital, up 17% over last year and up 3% over pre-pandemic 2019. The top 21 rated shows since the start of the season were all NFL games, topped by Tampa Bay Buccaneer Tom Brady’s return to New England, which averaged 26.7 million viewers.
(Source: Cynopsis)

It appears celebrity chef Bobby Flay is leaving Food Network after 27 years. He and the network were reportedly unable to come to terms on a new contract. Flay has starred in numerous series for the net, from “Grillin’ and Chillin’” to “Beat Bobby Flay.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Also unable to reach a deal on a new contract – yet – are IATSE and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers. Five days of negotiations last week ended in a stalemate, with talks resuming today. In a memo to union members, IATSE President Matthew Loeb said negotiations will end within “days not weeks,” with a strike that would shut down shooting on TV and films. Pay TV channels, which operate under a separate contract, are not affected.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Adult Swim and Crunchyroll’s “Blade Runner: Black Lotus” is set to premiere Saturday, November 13 at midnight with two back-to-back episodes.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Season 19 of “Secrets of the Dead” launches Wednesday, October 20 at 10p on PBS (check local listings), tracking Ferdinand Magellan’s unexpectedly long expedition to the Spice Islands.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Amazon Prime’s “Hanna” is back for season three Wednesday, November 24. The drama follows a young woman trained to be an assassin, who is trying to free herself from the sinister organization that trained her.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Animated series “Geronimo Stilton” is joining the lineup of Future Today streaming platform HappyKids this month. It’s the second deal for Atlantyca Entertainment and Future Today.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Season 13 of the BBC’s “Doctor Who” debuts Sunday, October 31 on BBC One and BBC America. The season, called “Doctor Who: Flux,” will be the last for Jodie Whitaker.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The next batch of episodes for the 11th and final season of AMC’s “The Walking Dead” premiere February 20. No timeframe has been given yet for the final eight episodes of the zombie drama.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Bloodthirsty leprechauns! Killer monkeys! “Crossing Swords” returns to Hulu for 10-episode season two on Friday, December 10.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The sophomore run of “Canada’s Drag Race” premieres in the US on WOW Presents Plus on Thursday, October 14 at 9p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

A two-hour “Nash Bridges” reunion movie premieres on USA NetworkSaturday, November 2. Don Johnson and Cheech Marin reprise their roles for the film, based on the 1996-2001 series created by Carlton Cuse.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Performers for this year’s “CMT Artists of the Year” special include Mickey Guyton with Yola; Boyz II Men with Kevin Olusola of Pentatonix; Kelsea Ballerini and her fellow tourmates Jonas Brothers; and Walker Hayes. The show airs live on Wednesday, October 13 at 9p on CMT.
(Source: Cynopsis)

“Psych 3: This Is Gus” premieres Thursday, November 24 on Peacock. Dule Hill and James Roday Rodgriguez star in the series-turned- film franchise.
(Source: Cynopsis)

OWN was Tuesday night’s #1 cable network among African-American W25-54/18-49/18+ and Households (#1 non-news cable net for A.A. P2+) in Live+3 Nielsens, driven by “Queen Sugar.” Additionally, “Love & Marriage: Huntsville” and “Family or Fiancé” made OWN Saturday night’s #1 network on all of TV for African-American W25-54/W18-49/18+ and the night’s #1 non-sports cable net for A.A. P25-54/18-49, P2+, and Households.
(Source: Cynopsis)

POWERBALL
Today’s Jackpot is $38 million

Powerball is played in 43 states.

NYLottery.NY.gov

WEEKEND BOX OFFICE
No Time To Die – $56 millionVenom: Let There Be Carnage – $32 million
The Addams Family 2 – $10 million
Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings – $4.2 million
The Many Saints of Newark – $1.5 million
(Source: Box Office Mojo)


%d bloggers like this: