NBC is feeling strong – the network this summer is bringing back American Ninja Warrior for its eighth season. Production will begin in the spring; a premiere date will be announced shortly. Hosted by Matt Iseman and Akbar Gbajabiamila, the obstacle course competition series will hit six cities this season: LA, Atlanta, Oklahoma City, Baltimore […]
From exec producers Fred Armisen, Bill Hader and Seth Meyers, a new season of Documentary Now! returns to IFC to once again pay tribute to some of the world’s most renowned docs on February 20 at 11p. Guests this season include Michael Keaton and Owen Wilson, who star in the premiere ep, as well as […]
The Breaking Bad movie, to star Aaron Paul, is headed to Netflix and AMC, the latter the network the original home of the lauded series. In a twist, Netflix will likely take the first distribution window and AMC the second.
Queer Eye will return to Netflix on Friday, March 15. The Fab Five revealed the premiere date in an Instagram video set to a preview of Carly Rae Jepsen’s new song “Now That I Found You.” Third season will see Antoni Porowski, Bobby Berk, Jonathan Van Ness, Karamo Brown and Tan France heading to Kansas […]
This’ll Just Take a Minute: The Rapid Evolution of Short Form Video Remember the days when you couldn’t imagine watching a parcel of content, say, while pumping gas? Or waiting in the checkout line? Or, let’s be honest, at a red light? Neither do we. Cynopsis spoke with short-form experts who will be featured speakers […]
NBC late-nighter Last Call with Carson Daly is winding down after a 17-year run. Daly will still be busy in two other NBC dayparts, hosting Today’s Orange Room as well as hosting and producing The Voice. “Hard to believe it’s been so long – 2,000 episodes,” said Daly. “It’s time to move on to something […]
On the way from Discovery: The net’s going live in two-hour multiplatform event Expedition Unknown: Egypt Live (wt), hosted by adventurer and explorer Josh Gates. Viewers will be guided through the inner chambers of an excavation site, where archeologists recently uncovered a network of vertical shafts leading to an underground network of tunnels and tombs….Film […]
ABC is in early development with a black-ish prequel centered on the early life of Tracee Ellis Ross’ character. The comedy’s fifth season will include an episode with a flashback to a teen version of Rainbow, which could serve as a backdoor pilot for the spin-off.
Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough are joining the judges’ panel of America’s Got Talent, when the series returns for Season 14 on NBC. The duo will replace Mel B. Crews and Heidi Klum.
A Discovery of Witches makes it network television debut on AMC and BBC America following its premiere on AMC Networks streaming sibs Sundance Now and Shudder. Drama begins an eight-week run on both networks starting Sunday, April 7 at 9p. “This is a great example of our cross-network strategy, to expose our series to new […]