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FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (TUESDAY 1/10/23)
E!: E! Live From The Red Carpet: Golden Globes 2023 at 6pm
NBC: The 80th Annual Golden Globe Awards at 8pm
BRITBOX: Here We Go (Premiere)
VICE: Sex Before the Internet (Premiere) at 9pm

Peacock handed a season two renewal for “Pitch Perfect: Bumper in Berlin.” Season one, which launched in November, gave the streamer its biggest comedy premiere ever. “We knew fans of the ‘Pitch Perfect’ franchise we’re going to sing the praises of ‘Bumper in Berlin’,” said Susan Rovner, Chairman, Entertainment Content, NBCUniversal Television and Streaming. “Along with our partners at UTV, Megan Amram, Elizabeth Banks and Max Handelman crafted an incredibly unique and charming story with new takes on iconic songs.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

On the flip side, Netflix rescinded its season two order for adult animated comedy “Inside Job.” Netflix had announced a sophomore run for the conspiracy theory series in June.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Disney employees working in hybrid fashion are being asked to return to the office four days a week, starting March 1. “In a creative business like ours, nothing can replace the ability to connect, observe, and create with peers that comes from being physically together, nor the opportunity to grow professionally by learning from leaders and mentors,” wrote CEO Bob Iger in a memo to employees. “It is my belief that working together more in-person will benefit the Company’s creativity, culture and our employees’ careers.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Camille Vasquez, a lawyer in Johnny Depp’s defamation case against Amber Heard, has joined NBC News as a legal analyst. On Monday’s “Today,” Vasquez commented on Bryan Kohberger’s arrest for the University of Idaho students stabbing.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Greg Berlanti has signed a new four-year overall deal with Warner Bros. Television Group for his Greg Berlanti Productions. The new pact continues a relationship between Berlanti Productions and WBTVG that dates back, over two stints, to 2001 and has been renewed multiple times. “Greg is a huge talent, and the impact of his prolific and powerful storytelling on Warner Bros. and audiences, and on our culture, is just ‘wow,’” said David Zaslav, CEO of Warner Bros. Discovery. “He began his career with us, and we are incredibly fortunate that he will continue to build and grow our TV studio into the future.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Netflix won the battle for the rights for a series adaptation of 2017 YA bestseller They Both Die at the End. Entertainment One is the studio; Chris Van Dusen (“Bridgerton”) is writing the pilot script. The show had previously been in development at HBO.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit (“Koala Man”) have inked a new joint multi-year overall deal with 20th Television Animation, as well as corporate sib ABC Signature for live-action projects. Under the agreement, Hernandez and Samit will develop, write and produce animated and live-action series through their production company, Hermit House.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The Native American Media Alliance, in partnership with A+E Networks, US Bank and One Small Planet, is accepting applications for the 8th Annual Native American TV Writers Lab. The Native American TV Writers Lab is an intensive virtual TV writing workshop that prepares Native Americans for writing careers at major television networks.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Paramount+ drama “Rabbit Hole” is slated to premiere Sunday, March 26. Kiefer Sutherland (“24”) stars as a master of deception in the world of corporate espionage, who is framed for murder by powerful forces with the ability to influence and control populations.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Also headed for Paramount+ is “Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies,” on Thursday, April 6. The spin-off of the 1978 film is set in 1954.
(Source: Cynopsis)

“Seeking Brother Husband,” following four polyandrous relationshipsand their quests to add additional husbands into their families, is slated to kick off in March on TLC.
(Source: Cynopsis)

A reality series and accompanying Roblox Game Experiences for children, “Kidaverse Roblox* Rumble,” will debut on Kartoon Channel! around the world in 1Q23. Hosted by TV personality and former NFL star, Rashad Jennings, the elimination-style competition from Genius Brands International features a kids ages 8 to 12, who compete in 10 different Kidaverse Roblox Rumble games to win prizes.
(Source: Cynopsis)

“Now Tonight with Gadi Schwartz” will fill the 8p hour on NBC News Now starting next month. Schwartz, who joined NBC in 2016, will anchor the streaming show from LA.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Streamer MyOutdoorTV has landed rights for season 10 of “MeatEater with Steve Rinella.” Part one of the season is available now; part two will premiere May 22.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Documentary “Amber: The Girl Behind the Alert,” the true story of the life and aftermath of the kidnapping of Amber Hagerman, will begin streaming exclusively on Peacock starting Tuesday, January 17.
(Source: Cynopsis)

“The Big Payback,” a PBS “Independent Lens” documentary following Evanston, Ill. Alderwoman Robin Rue Simmons as she leads the community on the uphill battle to obtain reparations meant to correct for the historic systematic bias inflicted upon descendants of African American slaves, premieres on Martin Luther King Day, January 16.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Ashley Park (“Emily in Paris”) and Haley Lu Richardson (“The White Lotus”) will reveal the nominees for the 29th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards this Wednesday, January 11 on Instagram Live starting at 10a.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Paramount+ will be the exclusive home in Canada of “Harry: The Interview.” The Duke of Sussex will talk to Tom Bradby, journalist and ITV News at Ten presenter, covering a range of subjects including his personal relationships, details surrounding the death of his mother, Diana, and a look ahead at his future.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Fox’s “Special Forces: World’s Toughest Test” drew 2.7 million viewersand a 0.6 rating among A18-49 in Nielsen Live+3 data, making it Fox’s highest-rated and most-watched Wednesday debut since September 2021.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Sunday’s “60 Minutes” episode, featuring an interview with Prince Harry, delivered 10.52 million viewers, according to early Nielsens, up 16% from the season-to-date average.
(Source: Cynopsis)

INSP hit a new mark, ranking among the top 10 networks in 24/7 C3 ratings for 100 consecutive weeks, according to Nielsen. “INSP has continued to rank among the leaders in ratings. Not just during one season or time of the year, but every week, for two consecutive years,” said INSP COO, Dale Ardizzone. “We have attracted an incredibly loyal audience, and data shows they are returning to INSP in the new year.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Veteran journalist Bernard Kalb died January 8 at age 100. Kalb’s TV work included hosting CNN’s “Reliable Sources from 1993-98, as well as stints at CBS and NBC.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Former EVP and CFO of ESPN Jim Allegro passed away December 31. He was 88. “His impact on how fans consume sports is significant,” said a statement from ESPN. “A large and engaging presence, he was a man of deep faith and great integrity, and his genuine concern for others was evident – as was his wonderful sense of humor.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

Actor Quinn Redeker died December 20 at age 86. Redeker was best known for his long-term roles on daytime soap operas “The Young and the Restless” and “Days of Our Lives.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Actor Adam Rich died January 7. He was 54. No cause of death was given. Rich is best known for his role as the youngest child on “Eight Is Enough.”
(Source: Cynopsis)

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