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    [thursday, september 29, 2022]    
12:01 AM HULU kardashians, the: prada you! (#202)
3:01 AM ALLBLK allblk special: f*ck your turkey in a straw (artistic standard short)
[special presentation]
  BET+ carl weber's the family business: tba (#406)
  PEACOCK dragons rescue riders: heroes of the sky: season 4
[4th season premiere]
  ROKU emeril tailgates: tba (#104)
  NETFLIX empress, the: season 1
[series premiere]
  PARAMOUNT+ good fight, the: tba (#604)
  HBO MAX hype, the: tba (#204-206)
  AMC+ it couldn't happen here: turlock, ca (#206)
  HBO MAX looney tunes cartoons: halloween special (#502)
[special presentation]
  PARAMOUNT+ mike judge's beavis and butt-head: tba (#110)
  AMC+ pantheon: tba (#106)
  PEACOCK peacock documentary film special: josé feliciano: behind this guitar
[special presentation]
  NETFLIX power rangers dino fury: season 2 (#212-224)
[29th season finale]
  DISNEY+ she-hulk: attorney at law: tba (#107)
  SHUDDER shudder feature film special: sissy
[special presentation]
  PARAMOUNT+ star trek: lower decks: tba (#306)
  PEACOCK vampire academy: tba (#106)
  ESPN+ why not us: tba (#308)
[3rd season finale]
  BET+ zatima: season premiere
[series premiere]
9:30 AM CARTOON bugs bunny builders: cheesy peasy (#112)
11:00 AM NICK baby shark's big show!: swimming with the sharks (#142B)
  DISNEY JUNIOR mickey mouse funhouse: fifty-foot pluto!; a big giant problem!
1:30 PM DISNEY JUNIOR eureka!: rocky falls picture show/the swamp of lost toys (#116)
3:00 PM MOTORTREND motortrend's wide world of speed: repco supercars championship penrite oil sandown supersprint (#326)
4:00 PM MOTORTREND auto mundial: auto mundial (#228)
4:30 PM MOTORTREND auto mundial: auto mundial (#229)
5:30 PM TCM tcm special: before mickey mouse: a history of american animation
[special presentation]
6:00 PM GSN people puzzler: trick or treat (#344)
  MAGNOLIA storied spaces: restoring history (#108)
6:45 PM TCM tcm special: century of animation showcase: 1922
[special presentation]
7:00 PM AXS TV impact in 60: mike bennett (#339)
  NICK young dylan: fame, blame & video games (#306)
7:01 PM ROKU roku recommends: tba (#205)
7:30 PM GSN america says: adrenaline junkies vs. public speakers (#574)
  NICK that girl lay lay: bars (#206)
8:00 PM The CW bump: all happy families (#109)
  ABC celebrity wheel of fortune: tiki barber, lauren ash and jim jefferies (#301)
[new episode - special night & time]
  FOX hell's kitchen: let the battle begin (HK-2101)
[21st season premiere]
  AXS TV impact wrestling: 092922 (#2239)
  MTV jersey shore family vacation: tba (#527)
  NBC law & order: battle lines (#2202)
[time slot premiere]
  HISTORY mountain men: edge of darkness (#1105)
  ESPN thursday night college football: utah state at byu
  CBS young sheldon: four hundred cartons of undeclared cigarettes and a niblingo (#YS601)
[6th season premiere]
8:15 PM AMAZON thursday night football: miami dolphins at cincinnati bengals (#1603)
8:30 PM The CW bump: matrescence (#110)
[1st season finale]
8:31 PM CBS ghosts: spies (#GHO201)
[2nd season premiere]
9:00 PM A&E 60 days in: pain, pads & police (#707)
  MAGNOLIA bargain mansions: biggest kitchens (#506)
  ID black widows: kiss, marry, kill: gypsy hustle (#103)
  COOKING fire masters: hog wild (#409)
  TRAVEL ghost adventures: ghost adventures: devil's den (#SP131)
[two-hour special presentation]
  The CW great chocolate showdown: the finale: once upon a baker... (#308)
[3rd season finale]
  HBO hostages: the sand storm (#03/103)
  NBC law & order: special victims unit: the one you feed (#2402)
  MTV messyness: bar souvenirs (#205)
  HGTV renovation impossible: diamond in the rough (#107)
  BRAVO southern charm: wreck the halls (#815)
  WE waka & tammy: what the flocka: what the flocka: separation is finding a new normal (#307)
9:01 PM CBS so help me todd: pilot (#SHM101)
[series premiere]
9:02 PM FOX welcome to flatch: welcome to (barb) flatch (WFL-201)
[2nd season premiere]
9:30 PM FOX call me kat: call me ken jennings (KAT-301)
[3rd season premiere]
  MTV messyness: wonderfully wasted (#206)
9:35 PM HISTORY alone: the skills challenge: fishing kit & smoker (#108)
10:00 PM FX atlanta: light skinned-ed (#404)
  FYI barrett-jackson revved up: bringin' the heat (#704)
  CBS csi: vegas: she's gone (#201)
[2nd season premiere]
  HBO hostages: the transaction (#04/104)
[1st season finale]
  HGTV house hunters: family time on oahu (#182R1R08)
  TRUTV impractical jokers: inside jokes - method man (#197)
  A&E inmate to roommate: doors locked (#107)
  SUNDANCE it couldn't happen here: atwater, oh (#205)
  NBC law & order: organized crime: everybody knows the dice are loaded (#302)
[time slot premiere]
  FXX little demon: satan's lot (#107)
  AXS TV new japan pro wrestling: tba (#638)
  USA race for the championship: hometown glory (#105)
  BRAVO watch what happens live with andy cohen: kelly ripa (#19155)
10:06 PM HISTORY alone: the skills challenge: floating shelter (#109)
10:30 PM HGTV house hunters international: big dreams, bigger doubts, in dublin (#17702)
10:32 PM SYFY reginald the vampire: new series first bite
[special presentation]
11:00 PM COMEDY daily show with trevor noah, the: tba
  VICE vice news tonight: thursday, september 29, 2022 (#6051-60)
11:30 PM COMEDY hell of a week with charlamagne tha god: tba (#208)
  E! nightly pop: 092922

[status] [# of series]
· canceled/ended (2021-2022 season) 491 series
· on hiatus or fate to be determined 2646 series
· currently airing (fall 2022) 399 series
· new this fall (yet to premiere) 170 series
· returning this fall (yet to premiere) 156 series
· new this winter (yet to premiere) 22 series
· returning this winter (yet to premiere) 19 series
· new in 2022/2023 (date TBA) 301 series
· returning in 2022/2023 (date TBA) 453 series
· canceled/ended (2020-2021 season) 367 series

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[09/28/22 - 12:05 PM]
NBC Wins Premiere Week in Both the 18-49 Demo and Total Viewers for All Programming
As for individual series, NBC had six of the top 10 shows in total viewers - "Sunday Night Football" at #1 and two scripted programs ("Chicago Fire" and "Chicago Med") as well as one unscripted ("The Voice").

[09/28/22 - 12:01 PM]
Disney+ Original Series "Genius: MLK/X" from National Geographic Sets Ensemble Cast
Casting includes Kelvin Harrison Jr. as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Aaron Pierre as Malcolm X, Weruche Opia as Coretta Scott King, and Jayme Lawson as Betty Shabazz.

[09/28/22 - 11:17 AM]
Apple TV+ Sets Cast for "Time Bandits," New Original Series from Academy Award-Winning Co-Writer, Director and Executive Producer Taika Waititi
Lisa Kudrow, Kal-El Tuck, Charlyne Yi, Tadhg Murphy, Roger Jean Nsengiyumva, Rune Temte, Kiera Thompson and Rachel House will lead the cast of the comedy series.

[09/28/22 - 10:46 AM]
Video: "Dangerous Liaisons" - Official Trailer - Starz
"Dangerous Liaisons" is a bold prelude of Laclos' classic 18th century novel focusing on the origin story of how his iconic characters, the Marquise de Merteuil and the Vicomte de Valmont, met as passionate young lovers in Paris on the eve of the revolution.

[09/28/22 - 10:01 AM]
Video: "Hasan Minhaj: The King's Jester" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Hasan Minhaj shares his thoughts on fertility, fatherhood and freedom of speech in this follow-up to his award-winning comedy special "Homecoming King."

[09/28/22 - 09:28 AM]
Drew and Jonathan Scott Return for a New Season of "Property Brothers: Forever Home" on Wednesday, Oct. 26, at 9 p.m. ET/PT
Embracing the casual California vibes, the duo will continue to help homeowners from every walk of life unlock their property's full potential through thoughtful renovations, creating homes families won't want to leave.

[09/28/22 - 08:35 AM]
EPIX (Soon to Be MGM+) Presents Season Three of "Godfather of Harlem" Will Premiere January 15
Season three will find Bumpy Johnson continuing to battle for control of Harlem, with other aspirants to the throne, namely the Cuban Mafia from neighboring Spanish Harlem.

[09/28/22 - 08:31 AM]
Video: "I Love You, You Hate Me" - Official Trailer - Peacock Original
"I Love You, You Hate Me" is a limited doc series chronicling the rise and fall of Barney the Dinosaur's furious backlash - and what it says about the human need to hate.

[09/28/22 - 08:05 AM]
EPIX Greenlights "San Francisco Sounds" Docuseries
During this time period, there was a creative explosion in San Francisco that catalyzed and solidified a national movement for a whole generation.

[09/28/22 - 08:04 AM]
EPIX Greenlights Infamous Amityville Murders Docuseries
The project from B17 Entertainment and executive produced by Lesley Chilcott is the first elevated look at every aspect of this wildly layered story about the heinous murder of a family of six that became eclipsed by paranormal controversy.

[09/28/22 - 08:03 AM]
EPIX Returns to 19th Century London for "Belgravia: The Next Chapter"
Filming on the eight-part series will commence early next year in the UK, and it will premiere in the winter of 2023.

[09/28/22 - 08:02 AM]
EPIX Greenlights 1970s Crime Thriller "Hotel Cocaine," from Chris Brancato
The eight-episode order from EPIX Studios, in partnership with MGM Television, will begin production next year and premiere later in 2023.

[09/28/22 - 08:01 AM]
Netflix's "The Recruit" - Official First Look Debut
The series centers around Owen Hendricks (Noah Centineo), a young CIA lawyer whose first week on the job turns upside down when he discovers a threatening letter by former asset Max Meladze (Laura Haddock), who plans to expose the agency unless they exonerate her of a serious crime.

[09/28/22 - 08:01 AM]
MGM's EPIX to Relaunch as MGM+ in Early 2023, with New Brand Identity and Programming Offerings
The network also announced today greenlit scripted series will be added to the MGM+ originals lineup.

[09/28/22 - 07:40 AM]
Video: Supertease Drops for Highly Anticipated, Investigative Series, "Hip Hop Homicides," Premiering Thursday, November 3 on WE tv
Setting itself apart from your average true-crime procedural, "Hip Hop Homicides" aims to provide an added layer to consider by taking a 'big picture' look at the epidemic of violence in hip hop.