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Lifetime, A+E Greenlight JANET

Lifetime, A+E Greenlight JANET

Lifetime, A+E Greenlight JANET  Lifetime and A&E have greenlit a two-night, four-hour documentary event, JANET (working title), celebrating the 40th anniversary of Janet Jackson’s first album to simulcast on both Lifetime and A&E.  With full unprecedented access to the music icon, JANET will be an intimate, honest and unfiltered look at her untold story. Producers Workerbee have been filming the incredible …

A+E Network: Late Breaking News

A+E Network: Late Breaking News

A+E Network: Late Breaking News Showcasing a slate of high-profile projects that span multiple platforms and genres, A+E Networks® highlighted its programming catalogue to be shared today at its virtual Upfront. The portfolio of brands that includes A&E, The HISTORY Channel™ and Lifetime® is the first network group to make its annual presentation to advertisers …

Lisa Vanderpump Gets New Gig

Vanderpump Rules Snark and Highlights for 2/22/2023

Lisa Vanderpump Gets New Gig E!, the global, multi-platform brand for all things pop culture, takes viewers into a world where life is equal parts diamonds and rosé in its new series, “Overserved with Lisa Vanderpump,” which premieres on Thursday, March 18 at 9pm ET/PT. The series moves to its regular timeslot of 10pm ET/PT beginning Thursday, March 25. In each half-hour episode, Lisa invites viewers to her extravagant garden at Villa …

America’s Most Wanted Returning to FOX

America's Most Wanted Returning to FOX

America’s Most Wanted Returning to FOX One of television’s most iconic series, AMERICA’S MOST WANTED, returns to FOX with an all-new season beginning in March, it was announced today by Rob Wade, President, Alternative Entertainment & Specials, FOX Entertainment.  Produced by FOX Alternative Entertainment and hosted by Emmy Award-winning journalist Elizabeth Vargas, AMERICA’S MOST WANTED …

Facebook Watch Greenlights New Show

Facebook Watch has greenlit Peace of Mind with Taraji (WT), a talk show centered on mental wellness with Taraji P. Henson and co-hosted with her long time best friend Tracie Jade Jenkins, who is the Executive Director of Henson’s Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation.   In the new original series, Golden Globe Award-Winning Actress Taraji P. Henson and Tracie Jade Jenkins will shine a spotlight on …

Tia Mowry Brings Christmas to Lifetime

Christmas came early! Lifetime is already making a list and checking it twice to build out its holiday programming slate for 2021 and beyond. The network announced today a three-picture deal with Tia Mowry (The Game, Instant Mom, Sister, Sister) to star in and produce three holiday movies for Lifetime’s It’s a Wonderful Lifetime slate beginning next year, along with her …

Fox Makes Major Announcements for Fall Season

FOX has fast-tracked the all-new music guessing game unscripted series I CAN SEE YOUR VOICE, hosted and executive-produced by comedian, actor and THE MASKED SINGER panelist Ken Jeong. For a night of event television, the series will debut Wednesday, Sept. 23 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT),  following the Season Four premiere of television’s #1 show, THE MASKED SINGER (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT), on FOX. Offering …

Jensen Ackles Joins The Boys

Amazon Prime Video has announced that Jensen Ackles (Supernatural) will be joining the cast of the hit series The Boys for Season 3.  The casting news was made on Ackles’ social media account. (Video can be found HERE)  Ackles will portray Soldier Boy  – the original Superhero.  After Soldier Boy fought in World War II, he became the first super …

Somebody Somewhere Coming to HBO

HBO has given a series order to SOMEBODY SOMEWHERE, a comedy starring and executive produced by Bridget Everett (“Patti Cake$”), it was announced today by Amy Gravitt, Executive Vice President, HBO Programming. Hannah Bos (HBO’s “High Maintenance”) & Paul Thureen (“Driveways”) created the show and will serve as executive producers, along with Carolyn Strauss (HBO’s …

HBOMax Orders A World of Calm

HBO Max, the direct-to-consumer offering from WarnerMedia, announced today that it wants to help you relax with a ten-episode order of A World of Calm. A totally new type of television experience that combines mesmeric imagery with narration by A-list stars – including Mahershala Ali, Idris Elba, Oscar Isaac, Nicole Kidman, Zoë Kravitz, Lucy Liu, Cillian Murphy, and Keanu Reeves. HBO …

New HBO Max News

Here is some programming news from HBO Max: HBO Max’s new brand spot released today showcases the platform’s rapidly expanding line-up of premium Originals from HBO and Max, highlighting a steady cadence of culturally impactful programming for all audiences in the household. The full spot can be viewed HERE. “We have the honor of working …

DC, HBO Max to Collaborate

Three new comic book superheroes are taking it to the “max” in the brand-new original digital comic book series titled, To The Max, published by DC, in collaboration with HBO Max. To The Max feature stories about ordinary people achieving their maximum potential when they transform into extraordinary superheroes with the help of another new …

Peacock Announces Launch Date, First Wave of Shows

Peacock, NBCUniversal’s new streaming service, today announced its original content that will be available to stream on July 15, 2020, when the service launches nationally. Peacock Premium customers can stream all first season episodes of “Brave New World,” “The Capture,” “Intelligence” and “Lost Speedways;” sports documentary “In Deep with Ryan Lochte;” and the entire full-length …

When Calls The Heart Returns To Hallmark After Loughlin Scandal

When Calls The Heart is returning to Hallmark! The hit series halted production after show star Lori Loughlin was arrested in the college cheating scam. Executive producer Brian Bird shared the news on Instagram earlier today. There is no word as to what will happen to Loughlin’s character Abigail. The network has yet to announce …

American Idol Goes Hawaiian

American Idol just released that they are going to Hawaii for their  Final Judgment Week. Below is more information. “208 (Showcase/Final Judgment)” – For the first time ever, “American Idol”’s iconic showcase round hits the road, heading to Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa in Ko Olina, Hawaii, where the show’s Top 40 contestants take to …

Ghost Bait Revival to Join Travel Channel Lineup

NEW YORK (March 12, 2019) – Paranormal pioneer Bob Magill and empathic investigator Tina Storer take on frightening, personal hauntings in America in the cult classic “Ghost Bait,” lured back to television and premiering on Travel Channel on Thursday, April 4 at 10 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. ET/PT with 12 half-hour episodes. Using a shocking but effective method of isolation combined with …

COMBATE AMERICAS SIGNS UNDEFEATED BOXER, FORMER “LUCHA UNDERGROUND” CHAMP DULCE MARIA GARCIA RIVAS TO EXCLUSIVE, MULTI-FIGHT MMA PROMOTIONAL CONTRACT

NEW YORK– February 19, 2019 – Combate Americas has signed undefeated boxer and former Lucha Underground champion Dulce Maria Garcia Rivas (0-0 MMA, 5-0 boxing), formerly known as “Sexy Star,” to an exclusive, multi-fight Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) promotional agreement, the premier sports entertainment franchise announced today. Garcia will make her much-anticipated MMA rules debut under the promotion of Combate Americas …

BREAKING NEWS FROM FREEFORM’S TCA PRESENTATION

At today’s Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour, Freeform showcased their continued commitment to inclusivity and authentic storytelling with a panel titled “Freeform’s Youth Movement,” dedicated to highlighting the power of young adult programming. “At Freeform, our shows are uncompromising and bullish on what’s possible when young adults are empowered to be themselves and share their …

UnReal Gets Real on Hulu

SANTA MONICA, CA [July 16, 2018] Everlasting has moved its set to Hulu. In a new deal between Hulu and A+E Studios, the fourth and final season of fan favorite drama series, UnREAL, is now available to stream in its entirety on Hulu. The final installment joins Hulu’s award-winning originals slate and brings together the …