12/18/17: Roseanne revival premieres March 27

Premiere date set for Roseanne revival

CYNOPSIS Good morning. It’s Monday December 18, 2017 and this is your first early morning briefing. Happy holidays from Cynopsis! Heads up, there will be no editions published the week of December 25. The first edition of 2018 will come out bright and early on January 2.   Tonight’s Premieres: Cartoon Network: […]

12/13/17: Michael Che and Colin Jost named Weekend Update co-head writers

Big news on SNL (Will Heath)

A CYNOPSIS MESSAGE FROM A+E STUDIOS A BIG “KNIGHT” FOR SCRIPTED ON HISTORY HISTORY’S KNIGHTFALL ranks as a top-five cable launch this year.   Last week’s series premiere of Knightfall brought in over 3 million total viewers (Live+3). Together with the Navy Seals drama SIX, A+E Studios and HISTORY claim two of the top-five-rated cable drama premieres of 2017 (Live+SD). […]

12/08/17: Disney board reportedly wants chief Bob Iger to remain past 2019 if Fox deal closes

Iger may be staying in the Mouse House longer than expected

CYNOPSIS Good morning. It’s Friday December 8, 2017 and this is your first early morning briefing. Tonight’s Premieres:  Disney Channel: Stuck in the Middle at 8p MTV: Ridiculousness at 10p, Amazingness at 10:30p   Tonight’s Finales: Discovery: Finding Escobar’s Millions at 10p ID: Deadly Dentists at 9p   Saturday’s Premieres: A&E: Vacation […]