TWO YEARS AFTER BOBBI KRISTINA BROWN’S DEATH, QUESTIONS REMAIN OVER WHETHER DRUGS AND VIOLENCE LED TO HER COMA

July 26, 2017

TWO YEARS AFTER BOBBI KRISTINA BROWN’S DEATH, QUESTIONS REMAIN OVER WHETHER DRUGS AND VIOLENCE LED TO HER COMA
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CELEBRITY NEWS: JULY 26, 2017

July 26, 2017

CELEBRITY NEWS: JULY 26, 2017
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Taylor Momsen (Gossip Girl) – 24 years old
A$AP Nast (Rapper) – 27 years old
Monica Raymund (Chicago Fire) – 31 years old
Grace Gealey (Empire) – 33 years old
Jermaine Paul (won 2nd season of The Voice) – 38 years old
Kate Beckinsale (“Love & Friendship”) – 44 years old
Chris Harrison (host of The Bachelor/Bachelorette) – 46 years old
Jason Statham (“The Fate of The Furious”) – 50 years old
Jeremy Piven (Entourage) – 52 years old
Sandra Bullock (“Minions”) – 53 years old
Kevin Spacey (House of Cards) – 58 years old
Dorothy Hamil (Olympic Gold Medalist) – 61 years old
Roger Taylor (Drummer in Queen) – 68 years old
Helen Mirren (“The Queen”) – 72 years old
Mick Jagger (Rolling Stones) – 74 years old
Darlene Love (“Lethal Weapon” movies) – 76 years old
Joseph Jackson (Jackson Family Patriarch, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, etc.) – 89 years old

FIRST LOOK/ ON TV/ POWERBALL

July 26, 2017

FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (WEDNESDAY 7/26/17)
HGTV: House Hunters (Premiere) at 10pm
LIFETIME: So Sharp (Premiere) at 10pm
TELEMUNDO: Sin Senos Si Hay Paraíso (Premiere) at 9pm
VH1: Signed (Premiere) at 9pm
DIY: Amazing Space (Finale) at 9pm and 9:30pm
NBC: Little Big Shots: Forever Young (Finale) at 8pm

Nielsen is expanding its ratings to include Hulu Live TV and YouTube TV. As long as the programming includes the same ads that appeared on live TV, streamed viewing across desktops and mobile devices will count in C3 and C7 measurement. Nielsen ratings already included Sling TV and PlayStation Vue viewing.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

Nominations for the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards were announced on Instagram Live. Kendrick Lamar led the pack with eight nominations for his video, Humble, followed by Katy Perry and The Weeknd with five each. Best Female Video and Best Male Video categories have been combined for Artist of the Year, while Best Fight Against the System has been added to celebrate videos that inspire standing up and fighting for justice. For a full list of nominees, go to mtv.com/vma. Awards show airs live on Sunday, August 27 at 8p.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

Epix set premiere dates for three fall originals. Season 2 of Berlin Station bows Sunday October 15 at 9p, while the sophomore installment of Graves premieres Sunday, October 22 at 9p. Documentary film, Danica, airs Wednesday, November 8 at 8p. The net also ordered a four-episode second season of doc America Divided for 2018.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

Trevor Noah and Comedy Central’s The Daily Show are taking a road trip to Chicago. The series will telecast from the Athenaeum Theatre from Monday, October 16 through Thursday, October 19 at 11p. It’s the 14th time the show has gone on location for a special week of episodes.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

Comedy Central has extended The President Show, ordering seven more episodes. Created by Anthony Atamanuik, who hosts as Donald J. Trump, the weekly late-night series is now up to 22 episodes. Currently airing on Thursdays at 11:30p, the show moves to 12a beginning Thursday, September 28.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

Jordan Klepper‘s new late night talk show on Comedy Central has a title: The Opposition. The show, which bows Monday, September 25 at 11:30p, will attempt to cover the gaping political divide currently in our country.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

CNBC renewed Adventure Capitalists. Premiering Tuesday, October 10 at 10p, the second season welcomes new investor, Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson East.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

HGTV is bringing back Good Bones for a 13-episode third season. The home renovation and flipping series returns in 2018.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

Vanderpump Rules Jax & Brittany Take Kentucky bows Wednesday, August 23 at 9p on Bravo, following bartender Jax Taylor and his sweetheart Brittany Cartwright as they venture to her family’s farm.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

Cinelatino premieres El Desconocido: La Historia del Cholo Adrian with back-to-back airings on Friday, July 28 at 10p and 11p. The original series centers on the top lieutenant a notorious drug lord.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

FusionTV‘s five-part limited series, Residente, premieres Sunday, August 6 at 8:30p. Series follows the Grammy-award winning artist as he explores his ancestors’ homelands.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

The two-night midseason premiere of OWN’s Greenleaf airs Tuesday, August 15 and Wednesday, August 16 at 10p.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

Backstreet Boys and Florida Georgia Line join forces to perform never-before-heard renditions of each group’s biggest hits on CMT Crossroads on Wednesday, August 30 at 10p.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

Ben Gleib hosts the 200th episode of GSN’s Idiotest on Wednesday, July 26 at 10p. The milestone episode features special puzzles and four contestants vying for a $10,000 prize.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

Jessica Camacho (The Flash) is boarding Season 2 of NBC drama Taken …. Tracy Spiridakos was promoted to series regular on NBC’s Chicago PD…. FXX comedy You’re the Worst tapped Colin Ferguson for a major story arc next season….Tom Felton is not returning as a series regular to the fourth season of The CW’s The Flash.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

The Late Night Show with Stephen Colbert ’s “Russia Week,” which covered the host’s trip to St. Petersburg and Moscow, won the week in viewers by its largest margin since its premiere in September 2015, according to Nielsen Live+SD ratings for the week ending July 21. The show averaged 2.87 million viewers, up +14% (from 2.52 million) compared to the same week last year.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

After a quiet holiday week, the top syndicated magazines came back with sharp gains in the session ending July 16. Extra (1.1 Live+SD up 10% from the week before despite being preempted by The All-Star Game in numerous markets), Access Hollywood (1.1, up 10%) and The Insider (0.9, up 13%) clocked he biggest increases. Entertainment Tonight (2.6, up 8%) was the top-rated magazine for the 50th week in a row. Inside Edition (2.5, up 9%) and TMZ (1.3, up 8%) followed.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

Also getting favorable Nielsen verdicts were Judge Judy (6.4, up 2%) and Hot Bench (2.3, up 5%).
(Source:  Cynopsis)

For the week of July 17, Univision finished as the number two broadcast network, regardless of language, with A18-34, as well as number four among A18-49. Jose de Egipto grew its week-to-week audience with Total Viewers 2+ (+8% to 2.1 million), A18-49 (+12% to 845,000) and A18-34 (+9% to 334,000).
(Source:  Cynopsis)

TV One ’s Rickey Smiley For Real experienced its third consecutive week of growth among W18-49 and second consecutive week of growth among P25-54, W25-54 and overall viewers P2+. Among African American P25-54, the show posted three consecutive weeks of gains.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

Urban One announced a leadership change at TV One. Michelle Rice was appointed the Interim General Manager, succeeding Brad Siegal, who exited the company. Rice had been Executive Vice President, Content Distribution and Marketing.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

The Jackal Group named Susan Lierle as Senior Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs. She had been a business affairs consultant at Twentieth Century Fox Television.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

The Television Academy Foundation appointed Jodi Delaney, previously Chief Development Officer at Youth Policy Institute, as Executive Director.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

David Cameron joined Target Data Corporation as Vice President of Analytics. He previously held key positions at Nielsen, Merkle and Ameritech.
(Source:  Cynopsis)

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KEL MITCHELL & WIFE ASIA LEE WELCOME A BABY GIRL

July 25, 2017

KEL MITCHELL & WIFE ASIA LEE WELCOME A BABY GIRL
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KATIE LECLERC (SWITCHED AT BIRTH) FILES FOR DIVORCE

July 25, 2017

KATIE LECLERC (SWITCHED AT BIRTH) FILES FOR DIVORCE
http://www.tmz.com/2017/07/25/switched-at-birth-star-katie-leclerc-files-for-divorce/

FRANK SINATRA’S WIFE BARBARA SINATRA HAS DIED

July 25, 2017

FRANK SINATRA’S WIFE BARBARA SINATRA HAS DIED
http://www.tmz.com/2017/07/25/frank-sinatra-wife-barbara-sinatra-dead-90/

THE 2017 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARD NOMINATIONS CAME OUT TODAY – VOTE NOW!!

July 25, 2017

THE 2017 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARD NOMINATIONS CAME OUT TODAY – VOTE NOW!!
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CELEBRITY NEWS: JULY 25, 2017

July 25, 2017

CELEBRITY NEWS: JULY 25, 2017
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Conor Kennedy (Robert F. Kennedy Jr.’s son, dated Taylor Swift) – 23 years old
DB Woodside (Suits/ 24) – 48 years old
Matt LeBlanc (Friends) – 50 years old
Wendy Raquel Robinson (The Game) – 50 years old
Illeana Douglas (“Cape Fear”/ “Goodfellas”) – 52 years old
Darren Star (Screenwriter/Producer – Sex & The City & 90210) – 56 years old
Geoffrey Zakarian (Chef) – 58 years old
Iman Abdulmajid (Model/ David Bowie’s wife) – 62 years old
Rita Marley (Singer/Bob Marley’s widow) – 71 years old

FIRST LOOK/ ON TV/ MEGA MILLIONS

July 25, 2017

FIRST LOOK
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ON TELEVISION (TUESDAY 7/25/17)
TELEMUNDO: Sin Senos Si Hay Paraiso (Premiere) at 9pm
TRAVEL: Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern (Premiere) at 9pm

ABC is keeping its Family together. Having already closed deals with the actors playing parents on Modern Family, studio 20th Century Fox Television inked contracts that will keep kids Sarah Hyland, Ariel Winter, Nolan Gould and Rico Rodriguez around for 2 more years, too. Production on season 9 starts next month.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The Bachelor host Chris Harrison will return as host of the 97th Miss America Competition, airing Sunday, September 10 at 9p on ABC. ESPN’s Sage Steele will make her second appearance as co-host; it will be Harrison’s ninth time on the Miss America stage.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The 54th annual awards handed out by the Cinema Audio Society will take place Saturday, February 24 in LA. Final nominees are announced Wednesday, January 10.
(Source: Cynopsis)

ABC announced its fall series premiere dates. The list kicks off with season 25 of Dancing With the Stars on Monday, September 18 at 8p. New series premieres start Monday, September 25 at 10p with The Good Doctor, followed on Friday, September 29 at 8p by a two-hour edition of Marvel’s Inhumans. Ten Days in the Valley arrives Sunday, October 1 at 10p; The Mayor launches at 9:30p and Kevin (Probably) Saves the World follows at 10p on Tuesday, October 3 at 10p. For the complete list of ABC’s fall premieres, go here.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Estrella TV will debut its first one-hour sitcom on Tuesday, August 1. Colombian import Las Vega’s focuses on four sheltered women who discover the deceased patriarch of their family was the owner of a gentleman’s club.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Season 2 of E!’s Total Bellas premieres Wednesday, September 6 at 9p, offering a close-up look at the personal and professional lives of WWE superstars, The Bella Twins. Later in the fall, the Bellas return to E!’s Total Divas for season 7.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Summer series CBSN: On Assignment debuts Monday, July 31 at 10p on CBS and streaming news service CBSN. Reports focus on how ISIS turned a generation of children into potential killers, revolutionary Japanese robots, and an investigation into how foreign contractors are committing visa fraud to expand auto plants.
(Source: Cynopsis)

MTV will air An Inconvenient Special, focused on climate change, on Wednesday, August at 7:30p. Al Gore hosts the town hall forum in connection with his upcoming film, An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power. Viacom Networks takes its part with “An Inconvenient Week” the week of July 31, offering social, digital and on-air support across MTV, VH1, Logo, Comedy Central, Spike, BET, CMT, TV Land, Nick@Nite and Teen Nick.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Comedian/social activist Chelsea Handler will host the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s Annual Grants Banquet on Wednesday, August 2 at the Beverly Wilshire. Over $2.6 million will be presented to nonprofit entertainment-related organizations.
(Source: Cynopsis)

NBC isn’t the only network looking forward to the return of Will & Grace. From August 19-September 16, WE tv will air back-to-back “best of” episodes from 10a-5p. New shows launch Thursday, September 28 at 9p on the peacock net.
(Source: Cynopsis)

El Rey Network’s premiere of Baja Desert Championship: Baja 500 airs Sunday, August 6 at 5p. The special will feature commentary by executive producer Sung Kang (The Fast and the Furious).
(Source: Cynopsis)

The world of paid home care is explored in Care, an America Reframed doc airing Tuesday, September 5 at 8p on World Channel (check local listings).
(Source: Cynopsis)

HDNET Movies remembers the life of actor John Heard, who died July 21 at age 72, with a lineup of movies this week featuring the actor. Offerings include 1990’s Awakenings, 1993’s In the Line of Fire and 1998’s Snake Eyes.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Almost 2 ½ billion people, or one third of the global populations, will access social networks at least once a month this year, according to a new eMarketer study. Most user growth will be driven by the widespread availability of affordable smartphones, accessible W-Fi coverage and expanding 3G and 4G networks, notes the report.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Digital influencer GloZell Green is launching GloBugz!, a YouTube channel aimed at educating and entertaining pre-schoolers. Content is made in partnership with Bunim/Murray Productions (The Real World).
(Source: Cynopsis)

Brown Sugar, the SVOD service featuring African-American movies, is now available on Apple TV. Price tag: $3.99/month after a 7-day free trial.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Cast of a Wayward Sisters episode of CW’s Supernatural, to air during the show’s 13th season as a potential spin-off, includes Kim Rhodes (Colony), Briana Buckmaster (Arrow), Kathryn Newton (Big Little Lies), Katherine Ramdeen (Almost Human) and Clark Backo (Designated Survivor).
(Source: Cynopsis)

Wilson Cruz joins fellow Rent alum Anthony Rapp as Rapp’s character’s love interest on CBS All Access’ Star Trek: Discovery. The show premieres on CBS September 24; new episodes will arrive weekly on the streaming service.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Robert Gossett (The Closer) and Isaac Keys (Jurassic World) landed recurring roles in Crackle gang drama The Oath.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Lily Rabe (American Horror Story) and Enrique Murciano will star in TNT drama pilot Deadlier Than the Male (wt), following a threesome with troubled pasts.
(Source: Cynopsis)

Tamar Braxton (The Soul Man), Roy Fegan  (The Meteor Man) and Nicole Watts (My Little Girl) guest star on tonight’s episode of In the Cut, at 9p on Bounce.
(Source: Cynopsis)

The aforementioned Candy Crush delivered 2.4 million total viewers and .5 among A18-49, a dip of 17% and 37% from the week prior. Its lead-in, Big Brother, fared better, posting a steady 6.1 million viewers and 1.8 in the demo.
(Source: Cynopsis)

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JENNIFER LOPEZ & ALEX RODRIGUEZ CELEBRATE THEIR BIRTHDAYS WITH A DANCE PARTY

July 24, 2017

JENNIFER LOPEZ & ALEX RODRIGUEZ CELEBRATE THEIR BIRTHDAYS WITH A DANCE PARTY
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