FIRST LOOK/ ON TV/ MOVIES/ NYC STREET FAIRS/ MEGA MILLIONS/ POWERBALL

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

ON TELEVISION (FRIDAY 11/5/21)
AMAZON:
Tampa Baes (Premiere)
APPLE TV+: Hello, Jack! The Kindness Show (Premiere)
APPLE TV+: Dickinson (Premiere)
DISCOVERY: Gold Rush: White Water (Premiere) at 9pm
HISTORY: The Center Seat: 55 Years of Star Trek (Premiere) at 10pm
HULU: Animaniacs (Premiere)
NETFLIX: Big Mouth (Premiere)
NETFLIX: The Unlikely Murderer (Premiere)
NETFLIX: The Club (Premiere)
NETFLIX: Gloria (Premiere)
NETFLIX: Narco: Mexico (Premiere)
UP FAITH & FAMILY: Hudson & Rex (Premiere)

(SATURDAY 11/6/21)
OXYGEN: Cold Justice (Premiere) at 8pm
OXYGEN: 911 Crisis Center (Premiere) at 9pm
NETFLIX: Arcane (Premiere)
TRAVEL CHANNEL: Destination Fear (Premiere) at 9pm
NBC: Saturday Night Live – Host: Kieran Culkin, Musical Guest: Ed Sheeran at 11:30pm

(SUNDAY 11/7/21)
ADULT SWIM: Joe Pera Talks With You (Premiere) at 12:30am
ADULT SWIM: Squidbillies (Premiere) at 12 Midnight
BYU TV: The Canterville Ghost (Premiere) at 9pm
DISCOVERY+: Unraveled: Experts on Trial (Premiere)
EPIX: Condor (Premiere) at 9pm
FOOD NETWORK: Holiday Wars (Premiere) at 9pm
PARAMOUNT: Yellowstone (Premiere) at 8pm
SHOWTIME: Dexter: New Blood (Premiere) at 9pm
SMITHSONIAN CHANNEL: WWII Battles in Color (Premiere) at 8pm
SMITHSONIAN CHANNEL: WWII by Drone (Premiere) at 9pm
TV5 MONDE USA: Tandem (Premiere) at 11:10pm
WEATHER: Uncharted Adventure (Premiere) at 9pm
WEATHER: Weather Gone Viral (Premiere) at 1pm
SHOWTIME: Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on Earth (Finale) at 8pm
SHOWTIME: American Rust (Finale) at 10pm
TLC: I Love a Mama’s Boy (Finale) at 10pm

Fox is reviving “Joe Millionaire,” a dating reality show that was a hit its first season in 2003, but got canceled after season two. While the original had women competing for a man they thought was wealthy but was in fact not, “Joe Millionaire: For Richer or Poorer” will have two single man, one of whom is actually a millionaire. “This revival of ‘Joe Millionaire’ represents a potent combination: one of the most innovative and popular dating shows of all time with SallyAnn Salsano, who ranks among the most fearless producers in the business,” said Rob Wade, Head of Alternative Programming at Fox Entertainment. “I’ve long admired ‘Joe Millionaire’ for its daring premise, and since the moment I joined Fox, I’ve wanted to bring it back in the spotlight in a whole new way for both new viewers and fans of the original.” The series debuts in January.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Fox ordered a second season “Fantasy Island,” a reboot of the 1977-84 series. The drama ranked as the #1 new scripted program among A18-49 last summer, and will return in the form of a special two-hour holiday episode, “Welcome to the Snow Globe” on Tuesday, December 21 at 8p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ViacomCBS reported 3Q21 results and announced a distribution agreement with T-Mobile to provide its customers with Paramount+ Essential. Total revenue grew 13% year-over-year to $6.6 billion, reflecting growth across all revenue streams. The company added 4.3 million global streaming subscribers in the quarter, bringing its total global streaming subscribers to nearly 47 million.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Netflix gave a straight-to-series order for an adaptation of 1998 Tom Wolfe novel A Man in Fullfrom Regina King and David E. Kelley. Kelley is showrunner, writer and exec producer, with King directing and executive producing as part of her Royal Ties production company’s first-look deal with Netflix.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Wonwoo Park, creator of “The Masked Singer,” has inked a first look development deal with Fox Alternative Entertainment. The first project out of the gate is a US version of Korean singing competition “Lotto Singer.” “Wonwoo’s ability to identify and develop concepts that are unique in premise and universal in appeal makes him one of the most innovative producers in the business,” said EVP, Head of Fox Alternative Entertainment Allison Wallach.
(Source: Cynopsis)

“Candygram” is in development at ABC. The spy drama from Katie Stone and David Daitch (“Shooter”), Derek Kolstad (“John Wick”), Rebelle Media and 20th Television focuses on a street smart Las Vegas local who works with the CIA.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Brian Graden Media has teamed with Tik Tok stars the “Old Gays” (3.2 million social media followers and counting) to develop and produce a new comedic docu-series following their “golden years” in Cathedral City, CA as they navigate their newfound social fame.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HTM partners Jed Mercurio (“Bodyguard”) and Jimmy Mulville (“Episodes”) signed a first look deal with 20th Television. “These guys are artists at the top of their games and their projects are always as successful artistically as they are commercially,” said 20th TV President Karey Burke. “We’re thrilled to have them at 20th.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Playground Entertainment (“Wolf Hall”) is adapting South Korean graphic novel Moms as a series. The show centers on three lonely middle-aged Korean women who take back their lives.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Nicely Entertainment and Pandora Persephone Films have formed a co-production alliance for the new holiday movie, “Christmas Spirit,” starring James Robinson (“Outlander”) and Ashley Newbrough (“Privileged”). Principal photography in Scotland’s Highlands begins November 8.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Disney Branded Television has ordered “Primos, an original animated comedy series created and executive produced by Natasha Kline (director of “Big City Greens,” “South Park”). The story is based on Kline’s childhood experiences with her extended multicultural Mexican American family.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Apple TV+ landed a docu-series about NBA superstar Magic Johnson, from XTR and A New Slate Ventures. The four-parter will features never-before-seen footage and interviews with Johnson.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Casting notes: Timothy Olyphant (“Justified”) has joined the cast of Amazon’s “Daisy Jones & the Six” in a recurring role…Seven actors have joined the season two cast of HBO’s “Perry Mason.” Katherine Waterston landed a series regular role, while Hope Davis, Jon Chaffin, Fabrizio Guido, Peter Mendoza, Onohoua Rodgriguez and Jee Young Han will recur.
(Source: Cynopsis)

SeriesFest, in partnership with Propagate, announced the winner of SeriesFest’s 7th annual ‘Storytellers Initiative. Corey Dashuan took home the prize for his script, “F*ck Summer’s Over,” which has been optioned by Propagate.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Hulu is developing a taste for food series. “Candified: Home for the Holidays,” following candy artists who build a house made of sweets, premieres Wednesday, December 1.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Contractor Mike Holmes will “make it right” for homeowners who have fallen victim to careless or dishonest contractors in the new HGTV series “Holmes Family Rescue,” premiering Saturday, December 4 at 8p. Holmes teams up with his son and daughter to rescue clients who are struggling with botched construction jobs.
(Source: Cynopsis)

All-lesbian reality series “Tampa Baes” – described as “’The L Word’ meets ‘Real Housewives’ and ‘Jersey Shore’” – premieres today on Amazon Prime Video.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Competition series “Charli vs. Dixie” makes its debut Saturday, November 13, with social media stars the D’Amelios going head to head in challenges in front of their famous friends. The Snap show will air every other day through December 1.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Vampire drama “Firebite” launches Thursday, December 16 on AMC+. The eight-parter follows two Indigenous Australian hunters.
(Source: Cynopsis)

BritBox is expanding its library to include new series “The Tower,” premiering Wednesday, December 1. The drama is based on the novel Post Mortem, by former detective Kate London.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Documentary “Hidden Heroes: The Nisei Soldiers of WWII” premieres on History Channel on Veterans Day, Thursday, November 11 at 8p. The film tells the story of the Japanese American soldiers of WWII who became the most decorated military unit for its size and length of service in US history.
(Source: Cynopsis)

“The Wendy Williams Show” will go on without its regular host, as Williams continues to recover from health issues. Michael Rapaport will sub the week of November 8, followed by an “all-new hot talk panel” on November 15, Bill Bellamy on November 16-17, and Jerry Springer and Steve Wilkos co-hosting on November 18-19. The daytime talker has had guest hosts since its October 18 season premiere.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HBO Max’s One Night Stand mobile pop-up, in support of the November 18 premiere of “The Sex Lives of College Girls,” will make stops across three California colleges from November 15-18. Attendees will be treated to a goodie bag, as well as RISE coffee for a caffeine kick and treats from Insomnia Cookies.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MeTV is wishing TV fans “A Very Merry MeTV” with Thanksgiving and holiday-themed episodes from classic TV shows starting Sunday, November 14 at 1:30p, and continuing through Christmas Day.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Onboard for “The 55th Annual CMA Awards” are Gabby Barrett, Dierks Bentley Jennifer Hudson, Thomas Rhett, Keith Urban, and Zac Brown Band. Luke Bryan hosts the show, airing live Wednesday, November 10 at 8p on ABC.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The Multicultural Media & Correspondents Association’s 6th Annual Multicultural Media Correspondents Dinner is taking place Thursday, November 18 at The National Press Club in Washington. The invitation-only gathering honors BIPOC media industry luminaries whose careers continue to pave the way for the next generation of BIPOC media stakeholders. During the morning of the awards gala, MMCA will also host its BIPOC Community Media Development Summit, which will be live-streamed.
(Source: Cynopsis)

FilmRise has acquired the distribution rights to Marvelous and the Black Hole,” starring Rhea Perlman (“Cheers”) and Miya Cech (“Always Be My Maybe”). The deal gives FilmRise exclusive theatrical, digital and broadcast distribution rights in the US and Canada.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Actor William Lucking died October 18. He was 80. Most recently, Lucking played an aging biker on “Sons of Anarchy.” “He was a giant of a man with the soul of a poet,” said his wife, Sigrid Insull Lucking.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MOVIES
Eternals – Angelina Jolie, Richard Madden, Brian Tyree Henry, Salma Hayek, Kumail Nanjiani, Gemma Chan, Don Lee, Lauren Ridloff, Lia McHugh

NYC STREET FAIRS
Friday November 5, 2021
Fulton Mall/ Metro Tech Weekday Fair – on Albee Square West from Fulton to Willoughby St.

Saturday November 6, 2021
Bleecker St. Festival – on Bleecker St. from Broadway to Lafayette
Union Square Autumn Fair – on Broadway from 17th to 23rd St. 

Sunday November 7, 2021
Forest Hills Autumn Fest – on Queens Blvd. from Yellowstone Blvd. to 70th Road

MEGA MILLIONS
Today’s Jackpot is $36 million

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

NYLottery.NY.gov

POWERBALL
Saturday’s Jackpot is $146 million

Powerball is played in 43 states.

NYLottery.NY.gov


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