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FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (FRIDAY 9/30/22)
CBS: The Young & The Restless (Premiere) at 12:30pm
DISCOVERY: Gold Rush (Premiere) at 8pm
TRAVEL: Eli Roth Presents: My Possessed Pet (Premiere)
TV ONE: Fatal Attraction: Last Words (Premiere)
APPLE TV+: The Greatest Beer Run Ever (Premiere)
DISNEY+: Hocus Pocus 2 (Premiere)

(SATURDAY 10/1/22)
A&E: The First 48: Mind Over Murder (Premiere) at 9pm
A&E: Killer Cases (Premiere) at 10pm
COOKING: Chef Swap at the Beach (Premiere) at 7pm
CRACKLE: The Wall (Premiere)
NBC: Saturday Night Live – Host: Miles Teller, Musical Guest: Kendrick Lamar (Season 48 Premiere) at 11:30pm
PBS: Austin City Limits (Premiere) at 8pm
TRAVEL: Ghost Hunters (Premiere) at 9pm
TRAVEL: Conjuring Kesha (Premiere) at 10pm

(SUNDAY 10/2/22)
ABC: America’s Funniest Home Videos (Premiere) at 7pm
CBS: The Equalizer (Premiere) at 8:30pm
CBS: East New York (Premiere) at 9:30pm
CW: Family Law (Premiere) at 8pm
CW: Coroner (Premiere) at 9pm
DISCOVERY: Alaskan Bush People (Premiere) at 8pm
DISCOVERY: A Cut Above (Premiere) at 10pm
FOOD: Outrageous Pumpkins (Premiere) at 10pm

The James Bond franchise is headed to Prime Video In US, UK and other territories. After closing its $8.45 billion purchase last year of longtime 007 home MGM, Amazon announced 25 Bond films are heading to Prime Video beginning Wednesday, October 5. The move coincides with the franchise’s 60th anniversary and includes titles “Dr. No,” “From Russia with Love,” “Goldfinger,” “Diamonds Are Forever” and “Live and Let Die.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

CBS and Big Ticket Television, the companies behind “Judge Judy,” did not breach their contract with a talent agency by increasing star Sheindlin’s salary to $47 million and treating it as a production expense, a LA Superior Court judge ruled. The predecessor of Rebel Entertainment Partners bought the suit two years ago, claiming breach of contract and breach of the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Hollywood’s Television Center is getting a $600 million makeover, and a new name. The 620,000-square-foot studio campus, to be called the Echelon Television Center, will evolve the site of the former Technicolor and Metro Pictures headquarters.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Paramount Consumer Products and Nickelodeon launched SpongeBob SquarePants: Operation Sea Change, a global ocean conservation and sustainability initiative. Through partnerships with nonprofits including Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore, Coral Restoration Foundation, Plastic Oceans International and Surfers Against Sewage, it aims to help remove and divert 5 million pounds of ocean plastic over the next four years by funding cleanup projects. At the same time, Paramount Consumer Products will work with current SpongeBob SquarePants consumer products partners to drive more sustainable practices and reduce single-use plastic in products, and curate partnerships with new brands to create innovative product lines.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Chris Hemsworth inked a first-look deal with National Geographic. Hemsworth and Ben Grayson’s new production company Wild State will create nonfiction content for Nat Geo in a deal sealed before the debut of “Limitless With Chris Hemsworth,” which is set to premiere on corporate sibling Disney+ later this year. Wild State, which will work across scripted and nonscripted, has several properties prepped to go out to the market. “We’re grateful for the opportunity to tell highly impactful, important stories in the unscripted space backed by the support of the premier global conservation and environmental brand in Nat Geo,” said Hemsworth and Grayson in a statement.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Jeff Frost, who recently departed his post at the helm of Sony Pictures Television Studios, but he’s not going far. Frost launched production company Bristol Circle Entertainment and inked a first-look TV production deal the studio under which he’ll exec-produce the new series from “Breaking Bad” creator Vince Gilligan, for Apple TV+.
(Source: Cynopsis)

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network is doubling down on four of its most-watched series. The net ordered more than 85 new hours of content by picking up additional seasons of “Belle Collective,” “Love & Marriage: D.C.,” “Love & Marriage: Huntsville” and “Put A Ring On It.” The series will air during the network’s Friday and Saturday night unscripted programming blocks throughout 2023 starting with “Love & Marriage: D.C.” in January.
(Source: Cynopsis)

“Barry” co-creator/exec producer Alec Berg signed an overall deal with ABC Signature. The three-year pact finds Berg jumping to ABC from HBO, where he’s been based for more than 15 years.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Samantha Bee, but make her kid-friendly. Bee and her Swimsuit Competition production shingle are teaming with Sinking Ship Entertainment on a new kids sketch comedy show called “Best Day Ever.” Created by Allana Harkin, series follows a style similar to premium adult-driven sketch shows like “I Think You Should Leave” and “Key and Peele.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

In an expansion of its US presence, Paris-based studio Superprod acquired The Co-Production Company, the NY-based boutique firm specializing in finance and distribution arrangements for international productions and named The Co-Production Company founder/CEO Doug Schwalbe as president of Superprod US Inc. Superprod also named former Cartoon Network exec Tatiana Krokar as VP.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Casting notes: Elizabeth Perkins snagged a major recurring for the second season of HBO’s “Minx”… Mary McDonnell will star opposite Justin Hartley in CBS drama pilot “The Never Game”… Jim Gaffigan joined the cast of HBO Max limited series “Full Circle”… Charmaine Bingwa (“The Good Fight”) and Nkeki Obi-Melekwe (“Tina -The Tina Turner Musical”) will star, and Tony Kgoroge (“Invictus”), Sindi Dlatu (“The River”) and Bahle Hadebe (“Bone of My Bones’) will guest in new Showtime series “King Shaka”… Austin Hebert (“Unbelievable”), Jonah Wharton (“The Rookie”) and Hannah Love Lanier (“A Black Lady’s Sketch Show”) are in for Paramount+ series “Lioness”… Alice Braga and Jimmi Simpson are the latest cast additions to Apple’s “Dark Matter”… Addie Weyrich, Sydney Kuhne and Sabrina Wu scored lead roles in FX’s untitled Lauren Ludwig half-hour comedy.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Season 2 of Crackle’s “The Wall” debuts Saturday, October 1. Nine-ep new season kicks off when an engineer responsible for the deadly collapse of a Quebec City overpass is found murdered, and Detective Celine Trudeau is on the case.
(Source: Cynopsis)

“America’s Funniest Home Videos,” the longest-running primetime entertainment show in the history of ABC, premieres its 33rd season Sunday, October 2 at 7p. Hosted by Alfonso Ribeiro, the show is doubling the weekly prize money for the new season.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Chris Cuomo’s new gig on NewsNation will debut Monday, October 3 at 8p. “Cuomo,” which will be produced live at Nexstar’s midtown Manhattan production studios, has been staffing up, including Alexandra “Dusty” Cohen, who will serve as exec producer.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Drew and Jonathan Scottare back for a new season of “Property Brothers: Forever Home” on Wednesday, October 26 at 9p. Filmed in their newly adopted hometown of LA, the duo will continue to help homeowners unlock their property’s full potential through thoughtful renovations… Also coming up from HGTV on October 17 is “Townsizing,” the net’s latest podcast featuringauthor Anne Helen Petersen uncovering the allure of the American small town.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Apple TV+ set premiere dates for the return of several hit series. Season 2 of “The Mosquito Coast” continues the journey Friday, November 4; workplace comedy “Mythic Quest” returns for a third season Friday, November 11; spy drama “Slow Horses” season 2 debuts Friday, December 2; and anthology “Little America” returns with eight new eps Friday, December 9.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Kevin Costner’s John Dutton is sworn in as Montana’s governor in the new season 5 trailer for “Yellowstone,” which premieres on Paramount Network on Sunday, November 13 with two new eps.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ESPN re-signed MMA insider Brett Okamoto to a new, multi-year contract that extends his tenure as a contributor across all ESPN platforms. In the new agreement Okamoto, who joined ESPN in 2010, will continue to serve as an MMA breaking news reporter, feature writer and analyst, and host ESPN’s Best Bets on YouTube.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HBO Sports Documentaries presents Say Hey, Willie Mays!, a film exploring the life and career of Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Willie Mays. The program debuts on Nov. 8 at 9p on HBO and available to stream on HBO Max. Directed by Nelson George, the documentary includes exclusive interviews with Mays and his family. The film will have its world premiere at the 2022 UrbanWorld Film Festival on October 27.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Major League Baseball announced a new partnership with the American Gaming Association’s Have A Game Plan. Bet Responsibly. public service campaign to educate fans and broaden the league’s responsible gaming efforts. In addition, MLB expanded its partnership with the National Council on Problem Gambling with the league now serving as a Platinum Member and a part of the group’s Leadership Circle.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Crackle will debut several documentaries Saturday, October 1. “Kili Big” follows 20 plus-sized women determined to conquer the roof of Africa, while “Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road” features the Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson reminiscing on his career with Rolling Stone editor and longtime friend Jason Fine.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Peacock original documentary “Prince Andrew: Banished” unpacks the tumultuous story of how Prince Andrew, Duke of York fell from grace as a beloved son of Queen Elizabeth II and decorated naval officer through scandal. The doc premieres Wednesday, October 5.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Bravo’s two-part “Southern Charm” season 8 reunion will air on consecutive Thursdays, October 6 and October 13, at 9p. Host Andy Cohen will sit down with the cast to dish on the season’s relationships and resentments.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Country superstar Alan Jackson will be honored with the Artist of a Lifetime award at this year’s “CMT Artists of the Year,” premiering Friday, October 14 at 9p on CMT.
(Source: Cynopsis)

FETV is traveling to Dodge City in October for the Gunsmoke Movie Collection. James Arness reprises his iconic role as Matt Dillon for five Gunsmoke movies, airing Saturdays at 8p with an encore presentation Sundays at 3p.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Peter Farrelly’s “The Greatest Beer Run Ever,” starring Zac Efron, bows on Apple TV+ today (September 30), followed by a slate of film premieres: “Shantaram,” starring Charlie Hunnam and based on the internationally best-selling novel by Gregory David Roberts, on October 14; and “Causeway,” starring and produced by Jennifer Lawrence and “Selena Gomez: My Mind and Me,” both on November 4.
(Source: Cynopsis)

HBO Sports Documentaries and Major League Baseball present “Say Hey, Willie Mays!,” a film exploring the life and career of Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Willie Mays, on Wednesday, November 8 at 9p on HBO.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Bunim/Murray Productions is launching “Reality Bites Back,” a podcast that pulls back the curtain on the unscripted TV industry. Bunim/Murray is responsible for reality series including “The Real World,” “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” and “Lizzo’s Watch Out For The Big Girrrls.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

To help celebrate its 50th anniversary, “The Young and the Restless” is launching an audio-only showcast today (September 30), just as the CBS series rolls into its milestone season.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MOVIES
Bros – Billy Eichner, Luke Macfarlane, Guy Brauns, Miss Lawrence, TS Madison, Dot-Marie Jones, Jim Rash, Eve Lindley, Monica Raymund, Guillermo Diaz, Jai Rodriguez, Amanda Bearse, Debra Messing, Peter Kim, Harvey Fierstein
Smile – Sosie Bacon, Jesse T. Usher, Kyle Gallner, Caitlin Stasey, Robin Weigert, Kal Penn, Judy Reyes
The Good House – Sigourney Weaver, Kevin Kline, Morena Baccarin, Rob Delaney, David Rasche, RebeccaHenderson, Molly Brown, Kathryn Erbe

NYC STREET FAIRS
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MEGA MILLIONS
Today’s Jackpot is $355 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 $322 million

Powerball is played in 43 states.

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