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FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (FRIDAY 4/29/22)
APPLE TV+: Shining Girls (Premiere)
APPLE TV+: Make or Break (Premiere)
PRIME VIDEO: Undone (Premiere)
SHUDDER: The Last Drive-in With Joe Bob Briggs (Premiere)
SUNDANCE NOW: Ten Percent (Premiere)

(SATURDAY 4/30/22)
HGTV: Renovation Goldmine (Premiere) at 8pm
HGTV: I Bought a Dump…Now What? (Premiere) at 9pm

(SUNDAY 5/1/22)
BBC AMERICA: Ten Percent (Premiere) at 10pm
BRAVO: The Real Housewives of Atlanta (Premiere) at 8pm
CNN: Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy (Premiere) at 9pm
CNN: Nomad with Carlton McCoy (Premiere) at 10pm
DISCOVERY: Naked and Afraid XL (Premiere) at 8pm
FOX: Duncanville (Premiere) at 7:30pm
E!: Welcome Home Nikki Glaser? (Premiere) at 10pm
HISTORY: The Fast History of… (Premiere) at 10pm
JOURNY: Travel Guides New Zealand (Premiere)
PBS: Ridley Road on Masterpiece (Premiere) at 9pm
REELZ: Autopsy: The Last Hours Of… (Premiere) at 10pm
SHOWTIME: Vice (Premiere) at 8pm
SHOWTIME: I Love That for You (Premiere) at 8:30pm
SHOWTIME: Ziwe (Premiere) at 11pm
STARZ: Outlander (Finale) at 9pm

“Schitt’s Creek” is headed to a new streaming home. All six seasons of the cult fave turned awards darling will be available starting October 3 on Hulu. The comedy can currently be found on Netflix. “Based on the number of ‘Schitt’s Creek’ GIFs we Slack every day, it’s no surprise that we are absolutely thrilled to welcome Johnny, Moira, Alexis, ‘Daviiid’ and the wonderfully unique residents of Schitt’s Creek to Hulu,” said Joe Earley, President of Hulu. “We can’t wait to share the award-winning, blisteringly-funny, yet heartwarming series and characters with our subscribers. We know they’ll fit in nicely.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Making the cut for of the 15th Annual Television Academy Honors,celebrating shows and producers using storytelling to advance social change, are “Black and Missing,” “Dopesick,” “Insecure,” “It’s a Sin,” “Reservation Dogs,” “Taste the Nation: Holiday Edition,” and “The Year the Earth Changed.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Steve Harvey is partnering with Black-owned technology start-up PopViewers, an app focused on amplifying diverse voices by offering a community to help people discover content. “PopViewers is creating a more inclusive viewing experience and building a space which represents the voices and perspectives of viewers from diverse backgrounds,” said Harvey. “Most media critics don’t look like me…and this impacts how movies and shows are sold to wider audiences. This is why I like the vision and why I decided to do this partnership. By bringing in more diverse voices, we can elevate great talent, making sure that it can be recognized and appreciated globally.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

AGC Television, Hollywood Gang, and Altimeter are in pre-production on a four-part documentary series, NOBU, centered on chef and hotelier Nobu Matsuhisa. Matt Tyrnauer will direct.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Amazon Freevee (formerly IMDb TV), home of Judy Sheindlin’s “Judy Justice,” has handed a series order to another court program. “Tribunal” stars two judges from Sheindlin’s “Hot Bench,” along with Sheindlin’s son, Adam Levy. Scott Koondel and Sheindlin are exec producing.
(Source: Cynopsis)

“SNL” vet Molly Shannon inked a first-look development deal with HBO Max. Shannon is no stranger to HBO, having had roles on “Divorce,” “The White Lotus,” Enlightened” and “Getting On.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

The producing team behind HBO Max docuseries “The Way Down: God, Greed and the Cult of Gwen Shamblin,” including Ross Dinerstein’s Campfire Studios and Chrissy Teigen’s Huntley Productions, have a scripted series in development on the story of Gwen Shamblin and the Remnant Fellowship Church. Michelle Dean (“The Act”) is attached as showrunner.
(Source: Cynopsis)

“The Wolves of 125th Street,” following three Black best friends with plans to open a cannabis dispensary in Harlem, is in development at Peacock. The comedy comes from Grace Edwards (“Insecure”), Tina Fey’s Little Stranger and Universal Television.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Wave Sports + Entertainment has inked a content pact with the Women’s National Basketball Association for the 2022 season. The organizations will collaborate on social-first, short-form programming highlighting the best moments from past and present seasons and will launch new original series that celebrate the league and its players.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Asian-American fashion designers Prabal Gurung and Phillip Lim will create costumes for the upcoming Disney+ Original Series “American Born Chinese,” a Disney Branded Television show produced by 20th Television. In their first professional collaboration, the pair will work together with “American Born Chinese” costume designer Joy Cretton to design costumes for culturally significant characters from Chinese mythology and classic literature portrayed in the series by stars Michelle Yeoh and Daniel Wu.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MSNBC Films has picked up “The Tipping Point,” a documentary series from “Daily Show” host Trevor Noah that brings together independent films about tipping points that created changes in the world. Time Studios, Noah’s Day Zero, Sugar 23 and P&G Studios are producing.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Scottish actor Graham McTavish will narrate the international version LoveNature’s “The Ocean’s Greatest Feast.” Produced by Earth Touch, the doc delves into South Africa’s annual sardine run.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Casting notes: Kevin Iannucci (“The Best of Enemies”) and Bethany Brown (“Charmed”) have joined the cast of NBC’s untitled drama pilot based on Dutch series “Adam & Eva” as series regulars…Gaius Charles has landed the lead opposite Lauren Cohan and Jeffrey Dean Morgan in AMC’s “The Walking Dead” spinoff, “Isle of the Dead.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Twin brothers, contractors from Dallas, help clients decide whether to renovate or start from scratch in HGTV’s “Buy It or Build It,” kicking off Wednesday, May 18 at 9p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

NBC’s “Capital One College Bowl” is returning for a sophomore season with hosts Peyton Manning and Cooper Manning, and this time executive producer Harry Friedman (“Jeopardy!”, “Wheel of Fortune”) is along for the ride. Capital One returns to award $1 million in scholarships, providing all the student competitors with tuition assistance. Casting for the new season is underway.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Prime Video’s “The Summer I Turned Pretty” debuts Friday, June 17. The drama is an adaptation of Jenny Han’s YA novel.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Kin is launching a new series, “Leave it to LeToya,” featuring singer-songwriter and actress LeToya Luckett. The show will debut across Kin’s owned and operated channels on YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram on Tuesday, May 24.
(Source: Cynopsis)

In honor of National Superhero Day, two new Disney Channel series, “The Villains of Valley View” and “Ultra Violet & Black Scorpion,” launch Friday, June 3. “The Villains of Valley View,” centered around a teenage supervillain and her family as they are forced to uproot their lives and change identities, debuts with two back-to-back episodes at 8p. “Ultra Violet & Black Scorpion,” following a Mexican American teen who is chosen by a magical luchador mask that transforms her into the superhero Ultra Violet, will follow with two back-to-back episodes at 9p. Both series will stream shortly thereafter on Disney+.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Cooking competition “El Sabor de Aaron,” featuring celebrity chef Aaron Sanhez, premieres Thursday, May 5 at 9p on Hogar de HGTV. “Hogar de HGTV’s first two years have been marked by steady subscriber growth and viewership gains – and also by the collaboration with partners who share our goal of connecting to and super-serving the Hispanic audience,” said David Tardio, VP, US Hispanic. “With exciting new partnership-driven originals on the horizon like ‘El Sabor de Aarón’, Hogar de HGTV is poised to give our audience fresh takes on the content they already know and love.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

After learning that 80% of the men and women who enter his prisons are heroin addicts, Virginia Sheriff Karl Leonard made the bold move to create a first of its kind recovery program. His story is told in “Jailhouse Redemption,” premiering Thursday, May 12 on discovery+.
(Source: Cynopsis)

“K-9 Hero Awards,” honoring police and K-9 dogs, premieres Thursday, May 12 at 5p on GAC Family. The special is created in partnership with Project K-9 Hero.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HBO Max celebrate Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month with its Asian American and Pacific Islander Voices collection, starting May 1. The collection will feature curated content available on the platform, in addition to the three winning films from the HBO Max Asian Pacific American Visionaries Short Film Competition directed by up-and-coming AAPI directors.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Ovation TV is recognizing AAPI artists and artistry in May with weekly feature presentations during its Friday night “Red Carpet Cinema” block, weekly airings during its “Morning Canvas” block, and a curated on-demand programming lineup. The arts network’s Mystery Alley digital destination will also be streaming the first two seasons of the crime drama “Blood and Water.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Antenna TV’s “Always Mother’s Day” marathon begins Sunday, May 8 at 8a, featuring curated episodes from shows including “The Partridge Family,” “One Day at a Time,” “The Jeffersons,” “Alice” and more.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Google is giving users a greater say in the ads they see. Previously, people could limit gambling and alcohol pitches; now, through a feature rolled out in Ad Settings for YouTube Ads, they can limit ads related to more topics. “People want more control over their ads experience, including blocking ads or categories they prefer not to see,” wrote Karin Hennessy, Group Product Manager for Ads Privacy, in a post. “Providing transparency and control has always been a priority for us, so we’re expanding our tools, enabling the choice to see fewer pregnancy and parenting, dating, and weight loss ads.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Twitter hit 229 million users as of the end of 1Q22, with revenue up 16%, to $1.2 billion, beating Wall Street expectations. With the acquisition of the company by Elon Musk pending, Twitter skipped a conference call and said they “will not be providing any forward looking guidance, and are withdrawing all previously provided goals and outlook.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Last week, Univision finished as the No. 2 network on all of television in primetime for the entire week with 587,000 A18-49 viewers and 262,000 among A18-34. The net saw audience growth week-over-week during primetime among A18-49 (+11%) and A18-34 (+27%), marking the second consecutive week of audience growth.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MOVIES
Memory – Liam Neeson, Monica Bellucci, Guy Pearce, Ray Stevenson, Taj Atwal, Stella Stocker, Louis Mandylor, Ray Fearon
Black Site (Limited Release) – Michelle Monaghan, Jai Courtney, Jason Clarke

NYC STREET FAIRS
https://www.clearviewfestival.com/events/

http://nycstreetfairs.com/schedule-of-festivals/

MEGA MILLIONS
Today’s Jackpot is $43 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 $20 million

Powerball is played in 43 states.

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