or


    [saturday, august 20, 2022]    
show: all posts | rants & reviews | interviews | ratings | video
[08/19/22 - 11:32 PM]
Development Update: Friday, August 19
Updates include: ABC eyes "Ally McBeal" sequel series; John Corbett officially bound for HBO Max's "And Just Like That..."; and ABC passes on drama pilot "Criminal Nature."

[08/19/22 - 12:34 PM]
FOX Sports Announces 2022 College Football On-Air Roster
Gus Johnson, Joel Klatt and Jenny Taft return for the sixth consecutive year to call some of college football's best matchups and most compelling rivalries on FOX.

[08/19/22 - 12:06 PM]
Video: "Mija" - Official Trailer - Disney+
The original documentary is streaming September 16 on Disney+.

[08/19/22 - 10:48 AM]
discovery+ and ID Highlights - Weeks of August 29 and September 5
Said offerings include the landmark 25th season premiere of "On the Case with Paula Zahn" on Sunday, September 4.

[08/19/22 - 10:40 AM]
ESPN's Most-Watched Little League Softball World Series
It averaged 294,000 viewers across ESPN and ESPN2, up 19 percent from last year and up 21 percent from 2019.

[08/19/22 - 10:39 AM]
Dan Mullen Joins ESPN's College Football Studio Coverage, Jesse Palmer Signs Multi-Year Extension as ESPN Reveals 2022-23 Studio Programming Lineup
Mullen joins anchor Kevin Connors, who is beginning his fourth season on the ESPN2 desk, and analyst Sam Acho returning on the regular ESPN2 studio crew.

[08/19/22 - 10:00 AM]
Elijah Wood Joins Season Two of the Emmy Nominated Showtime Drama "Yellowjackets" in Season Long Guest Arc
Wood will play Walter, a dedicated Citizen Detective who will challenge Misty in ways she won't see coming.

[08/19/22 - 10:00 AM]
2022 "VMAs" Announce Pre-Show Performers and Social Categories
Hosted by Nessa and Kevan Kenney, the 90-minute event will feature coverage from multi-platinum selling artist Tate McRae, who joins as a special celebrity correspondent.

[08/19/22 - 10:00 AM]
HBO Renews "The Rehearsal," from Nathan Fielder, for a Second Season
The season one finale airs tonight on HBO and will be available to stream on HBO Max.

[08/19/22 - 08:04 AM]
"Jurassic World Dominion" Theatrical & Extended Version to Debut on Peacock September 2
Fans can look forward to an all-new extended edition, featuring 14 extra minutes of the film and an alternate opening.

[08/19/22 - 08:01 AM]
We're Back. And Let Us Introduce You to Dan Levy, Joining the Cast of Netflix's "Sex Education"
Returning cast includes Asa Butterfield, Gillian Anderson, Ncuti Gatwa, Aimee-Lou Wood, Emma Mackey, Connor Swindells, Kedar Williams-Stirling, Mimi Keene, George Robinson, Chinenye Ezeudu, Dua Saleh, Alistair Petrie, and Samantha Spiro.

[08/19/22 - 07:33 AM]
Netflix Announces Mouthwatering New Food Programming Including "Chef's Table: Pizza" Premiering September 7
Other highlights include the return of "The Great British Baking Show," "Nailed It!" and "Somebody Feed Phil."

[08/19/22 - 07:16 AM]
Netflix Documentary "The Redeem Team" Premieres Globally on October 7 in Collaboration with the International Olympic Committee and Executive Produced by Olympians Dwyane Wade and LeBron James
Using unprecedented Olympic footage and behind-the-scenes material, "The Redeem Team" tells the story of the US Olympic Men's Basketball Team's quest for gold at the Olympic Games Beijing 2008 following the previous team's shocking performance four years earlier in Athens.

[08/19/22 - 07:01 AM]
BYUtv's Fall Is Filled with Inspiration for the Whole Family, Including New Series "Saving Me" & "How I Got Here"
Returning are mystery drama "Ruby and the Well"; uplifting unscripted shows "Artful," "Grace Notes" and "Hello Sunday"; genealogy-based competition "Relative Race"; literary adaptation "Malory Towers" and sketch hit "Studio C," celebrating its 10th anniversary.

[08/19/22 - 07:00 AM]
Video: Paramount+ Reveals Premiere Date and Official Trailer for Season Six of Original Military Drama "SEAL Team"
The 10-episode-long season will premiere Sunday, September 18 with all-new episodes weekly on Sundays exclusively on Paramount+.

[08/19/22 - 06:03 AM]
Red Hot Chili Peppers to Receive Prestigious Global Icon Award and Perform Live at 2022 "VMAs"
The 8x "VMAs" winners to make their highly-anticipated return to the iconic MTV stage for the first time in over two decades, last performing in 2000 when they received the coveted Video Vanguard Award.

[08/19/22 - 06:01 AM]
Video: "Ivy + Bean" - Trailer - Netflix After School
Ivy and Bean never expected to be friends. Ivy is quiet, thoughtful and observant. Bean is playful, exuberant and fearless. However, sometimes an adventure reveals that opposites can become the best of friends.

[08/19/22 - 12:26 AM]
Video: "Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives" Season 2 - Official Trailer - Netflix India
The fabulous four are back at it with twice the sass, and twice the glam!

[08/19/22 - 12:01 AM]
"The Sandman" Two-Part Bonus Episode Featuring New Cast Now Streaming on Netflix
The two-part bonus episode features the stories of "A Dream of A Thousand Cats" (animated) and "Calliope" (live action).

[08/18/22 - 11:37 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, August 18
Updates include: Neve Campbell to topline ABC's "Avalon"; Amy Ryan cast in Apple's "Sugar"; and Rory Culkin tapped for Netflix's "Black Mirror."

[08/18/22 - 08:01 PM]
Video: "Once Upon a Small Town" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Against his wishes a veterinarian from the big city relocates to the countryside, where he meets a policewoman, a town insider with a friendly secret.

[08/18/22 - 12:25 PM]
Bobby Flay Is Looking for the Best-of-the-Best to Compete Against His Culinary Titans in New Food Network Series "Bobby's Triple Threat"
In each one-hour episode, one extraordinarily talented and eager chef is challenged to go against the trio of culinary titans handpicked by Bobby himself for a chance to take home $25,000.

[08/18/22 - 12:01 PM]
Syfy's "Recipe for Disaster" Stunt Starts Thursday, Aug. 25
The six-night event features fan-favorite disaster movies leading into the cable premiere of Peacock's new series "The End Is Nye," which sees Bill Nye explore the most epic global disasters imaginable.

[08/18/22 - 11:31 AM]
"RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" and "RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars: Untucked" Renewed for New Seasons
Season seven is the service's most-watched original reality series to date in the U.S., with total streams up nearly 60% over the previous season.

[08/18/22 - 11:02 AM]
Showtime Picks Up Hit Drama Series "The Chi" for Sixth Season
Season five is on pace to set a new record for the series in streaming, growing that audience by over 20% from last season.

[08/18/22 - 10:48 AM]
Netflix Announces New Period Soap Drama Series, "The Decameron"
The soapy period drama aims to examine the timely themes of class systems, power struggles and survival in a time of pandemic with a touch of levity, brought together by a charming and riotous ensemble of characters.

[08/18/22 - 10:10 AM]
From Mike Flanagan and Trevor Macy's Intrepid Pictures, and Leah Fong, "The Midnight Club" Comes to Netflix on October 7
At a hospice with a mysterious history, the eight members of the Midnight Club meet each night at midnight to tell sinister stories - and to look for signs of the supernatural from the beyond.

[08/18/22 - 10:02 AM]
Paramount+ Invites Fans to a Special Global "Star Trek Day" Celebration on Sept. 8
"Star Trek Day" will feature back-to-back, in-person conversations with cast members from the "Star Trek" universe, along with exciting announcements and reveals throughout.

[08/18/22 - 10:00 AM]
Tubi Gets Real with New Unscripted Docuseries "TMZ No BS"
The docuseries will give an honest, unfiltered look at some of the biggest names in pop culture, across entertainment, sports, politics and more.

[08/18/22 - 09:36 AM]
Lifetime Rounds Out October "Ripped from the Headlines" Slate with Two New Titles
Premiering on Saturday October 22, "Swindler Seduction" features Colton Haynes in a dual role, playing crooked twin brothers, starring alongside Gabrielle Graham.

[08/18/22 - 09:33 AM]
Trailblazing Hip Hop Award Show, "BET Hip Hop Awards" 2022 Returns to Atlanta, GA Friday, September 30
Look for the broadcast premiere airing Tuesday, October 4 at 9:00/8:00c on BET.

[08/18/22 - 09:10 AM]
Comedy Central's "Out of Office" Set to premiere Monday, September 5th at 8PM ET/PT
Ken Jeong, Leslie Jones, Jason Alexander, Cheri Oteri, Jay Pharoah, Milana Vayntrub, and more to star in new film from Paul Lieberstein.

[08/18/22 - 09:00 AM]
New Series "Kiddie Kai" Premieres Tuesday, September 6 Exclusively on discovery+
In a region of the southeast United States, lies a legendary martial arts hot spot known simply as The Blackbelt Byway.

[08/18/22 - 08:31 AM]
Video: "American Gigolo" Official Trailer #2 - Showtime
Exonerated after fifteen years in prison for a murder he didn't commit, former gigolo Julian Kaye (Jon Bernthal) faces the challenge of picking up the pieces as the detective who put him behind bars tries to unravel the mystery that led to his incarceration.

[08/18/22 - 08:31 AM]
Video: "A Friend of the Family" - Official Teaser - Peacock Original
The series is based on the harrowing true story of the Broberg family, whose daughter Jan was kidnapped multiple times over a period of years by a charismatic, obsessed family "friend."

[08/18/22 - 08:31 AM]
Video: "Buy My House" - Official Trailer - Netflix
Homeowners from across the US pitch properties for sale to four experienced real estate investors, hoping to make a life-changing deal on the spot.

[08/18/22 - 08:21 AM]
Video: HBO Releases "House of the Dragon" "Fire Will Reign" Promo
Based on George R.R. Martin's "Fire & Blood," the series, set 200 years before the events of "Game of Thrones," tells the story of House Targaryen.

[08/18/22 - 07:32 AM]
LL Cool J, Nicki Minaj and Jack Harlow Set to Anchor 2022 "VMAs"
The three "MCs" will announce the show's star-studded lineup of performers, presenters and winners, taking a more innovative and unique approach to the traditional "host" gig seen in previous years.

[08/18/22 - 07:00 AM]
Prime Video Reveals Official First-Look Images for Western Drama Series "The English," Starring Emily Blunt and Chaske Spencer
All six episodes of the series will premiere exclusively in the U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and the Nordics on Prime Video in November, following its UK premiere on BBC Two and BBC iPlayer.

[08/18/22 - 06:39 AM]
FOX Sports Retains Premier Football and Basketball Media Rights Package with the Big Ten Conference
Beginning 2023, in accordance with the start of the conference's new media deals, FOX Sports' package adds additional football and men's basketball games to its elite schedule across its family of networks, while increasing FOX's top game selections.

[08/18/22 - 06:32 AM]
NBCUniversal and Big Ten Conference Reach Landmark 7-Year Agreement for NBC and Peacock to Become Exclusive Home of "Big Ten Saturday Night" Football Package Beginning in 2023
"Big Ten Saturday Night" will mark the first time ever that Big Ten Football will have a dedicated weekly primetime game on a national broadcast network.

[08/18/22 - 06:30 AM]
CBS Sports and Big Ten Conference Reach New Long-Term Multiplatform Rights Agreement for Football and Basketball Through 2029-30 Season
CBS will present a marquee Big Ten football game every week in its traditional 3:30 PM, ET time slot on Saturday, beginning with the 2024 season.

[08/18/22 - 06:02 AM]
Showtime Adds Cast to New Comedy Series "Entitled" Starring Brett Gelman
Donald Sumpter, Brendan Patricks, Pippa Bennett-Warner, Mark Quartley, Jonathan Livingstone, Charlotte Louise Arrowsmith and Kelly Wenham join the cast.

[08/18/22 - 04:52 AM]
Elite Climber Alex Honnold Leads First Ascent of One of the Tallest Unclimbed Rock Faces on Earth
While filming the upcoming original series from National Geographic for Disney+, "On the Edge with Alex Honnold" (WT), world-class climbers Alex Honnold and Hazel Findlay made the first-known ascent of Ingmikortilaq, one of Earth's tallest unclimbed natural monoliths.

[08/17/22 - 11:44 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, August 17
Updates include: HBO Max purges massive array of originals, acquisitions; Netflix commissions revival of "The Mole"; and FX's "Feud" fills out season two cast.

[08/17/22 - 01:01 PM]
Video: Secret Origins of the Batwheels Official Trailer - "Batwheels" - HBO Max Family
Discover the Secret Origins of the Batwheels on Batman Day, September 17.

[08/17/22 - 01:01 PM]
Video: "Heartbreak High" - Official Trailer - Netflix
"Heartbreak High" is a high-octane ride into the minds and lives of a group of Australian teenagers.

[08/17/22 - 01:00 PM]
Mattel's "Pictionary" Game Show to Premiere Nationally Monday, September 12
After a successful test run last summer, the series rolls out nationwide as Jerry O'Connell hosts the family favorite game show, based on Mattel's popular board game of quick sketches and hilarious guesses.

[08/17/22 - 12:03 PM]
NBA TV to Televise 107 Games During 2022-23 Regular Season with Double-Digit Appearances by NBA Champion Warriors, Celtics, Lakers, 76ers, Clippers, Nets, Nuggets, Suns, Heat, Grizzlies, Hawks, & Trail Blazers
The network will tip off its regular season coverage with five games in three nights, starting with a 2022 Kia NBA Tip-Off doubleheader on Saturday, October 22, highlighted by a matchup of rising stars with the Dallas Mavericks and Luka Doncic hosting the Memphis Grizzlies and Ja Morant at 8:30 p.m. ET.

[08/17/22 - 12:03 PM]
Bang! ESPN and ABC's Star-Studded 2022-23 NBA Television Schedule
ESPN's 2022-23 NBA game coverage tips off with a doubleheader on Wednesday, October 19, as the New York Knicks and new acquisition Jalen Brunson visit the Memphis Grizzlies and Ja Morant at 7:30 p.m. ET.







  [august 2022]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
 


· SHOWATCH
(series past and present)
· DEVWATCH
(series in development)
· MOVIEWATCH
(tv movies and mini-series)





[07/24/24 - 01:42 PM]
Amazon Prime Video and the WNBA Announce New 11-Year Media Rights Agreement
The agreement also gives Prime Video exclusive WNBA postseason games for the first time, including one first-round series each year, plus seven Semifinal series and three WNBA Finals over the course of the 11-year deal.

[07/24/24 - 01:40 PM]
The NBA and WNBA Return to NBCUniversal with 11-Year Agreement for Regular Season and Playoff Basketball on NBC, Peacock, USA Network, Sky Sports, and Telemundo
Each Tuesday, NBC Sports will present a unique NBA regular-season doubleheader - with start times at 8 p.m. ET and 8 p.m. PT.

[07/24/24 - 01:38 PM]
Amazon Prime Video and the NBA Announce Landmark 11-Year Global Media Rights Agreement Beginning in 2025
In a landmark deal, Prime Video will present exclusive global coverage of 66 regular-season NBA games, including an opening week doubleheader, a new Black Friday NBA game, and all games from the Knockout Rounds of the Emirates NBA Cup, including the in-season tournament's Semifinals and Finals.

[07/24/24 - 01:37 PM]
The Walt Disney Company and ESPN Reach Landmark 11-Year Media Rights Extension with the National Basketball Association and the Women's National Basketball Association
As part of the agreement, ESPN continues its longstanding position as the primary media rights partner of the NBA and the WNBA, as well as the exclusive home of the NBA's crown jewel event, the NBA Finals.

[07/24/24 - 11:02 AM]
What's New on Max This August
Stream the debuts of season three of "Industry"; "City of God: The Fight Rages On"; "Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Chicago Bears"; and documentaries "Elizabeth Taylor: The Lost Tapes" and "Chimp Crazy."

[07/24/24 - 10:16 AM]
Hulu's "Dress My Tour" to Make Linear Premiere on ABC This Monday, July 29
11 aspiring fashion designers bring their own personal flair to the work room as they compete for the chance to snag one of 10 designer spots for the first celebrity artists.

[07/24/24 - 10:15 AM]
ABC News Studios Partners with Ridley Scott's Scott Free Productions for New True-Crime Docuseries "At Witt's End - The Hunt for a Killer," Streaming Aug. 6 Only on Hulu
The four-part docuseries chronicles the disappearance of Melissa Witt.

[07/24/24 - 10:00 AM]
"The Boy and the Heron" Begins Streaming on Max September 6
This hand-drawn, original story is Hayao Miyazaki's first feature film in 10 years that is both written and directed by the Academy Award-winning director.

[07/24/24 - 09:05 AM]
ESPN Films' "Rhythm Masters: A Mickey Hart Experience" to Premiere August 14 at 9pm ET on ESPN and ESPN+
Grammy award-winning artist and Kennedy Center honoree Mickey Hart, drummer of the Grateful Dead and Dead & Company, takes the viewer on a sonic journey as he creates an original score inspired by conversations with legendary and iconic voices from the world of sports.

[07/24/24 - 09:01 AM]
Find the Real-Life Mark Hoagies from "Universal Basic Guys" at San Diego Comic-Con for a Chance to Get Frickin' Paid
Mark Hoagies (along with a giant hotdog) will be wandering the streets of the historic Gaslamp district, and outside the San Diego Convention Center, throughout the duration of San Diego Comic-Con (July 26 through July 28) giving away some of their universal basic income to lucky fans.

[07/24/24 - 09:00 AM]
Two-Part Documentary on Comedic Legend Mel Brooks in Production from HBO Documentary Films and Apatow Productions
An expansive yet intimate look at one of comedy's most hilarious and influential minds, whose work has had audiences around the world laughing for more than 70 years.

[07/24/24 - 08:40 AM]
Video: Peacock Releases August 8 Premiere Date, Trailer & First Look Images from Executive Producer and Star Stephen Curry's "Mr. Throwback"
The series follows a down-on-his-luck memorabilia dealer who looks for redemption by reuniting with his sixth-grade teammate, NBA legend Stephen Curry.

[07/24/24 - 08:40 AM]
Video: ESPN Films' Upcoming 30 for 30 "Dude Perfect: A Very Long Shot" Debuts New Trailer; Film to Air August 3 at 9:30pm ET on ESPN and ESPN+
The film traces the meteoric rise of a group of friends from College Station, Texas, whose backyard antics evolved into a global sports-comedy phenomenon.

[07/24/24 - 08:01 AM]
Video: Trailer for "KENGAN ASHURA" Season 2 Part 2 Previews Epic Series Finale Ahead of August 15 Premiere
The second round of the Kengan Life-or-Death Tournament continues - without Ohma. As the mighty gladiators clash, a shadowy figure plots a violent coup.

[07/24/24 - 08:00 AM]
Video: HBO Releases Official Trailer and Key Art for Season Three of the Original Drama Series "Industry," Debuting August 11
The series gives an insider's view of the blackbox of high finance following a group of young bankers as they forge their identities within the pressure cooker environment and sex and drug fueled blitz of international bank Pierpoint & Co's London office.