‘Pinkalicious & Peterrific’ Toon Based On Book Series Coming To PBS Kids – TCA
PBS Kids is making a trip to Pinkville next month. The pubcaster’s tyke brand said today at TCA that will launch Pinkalicious & Peterrific, a toon series based on Victoria Cann’s books, to the small screen on February 19.
Pinkalicious & Peterrific follows the adventures of Pinkalicious (Kayla Erickson) and her brother, Peter (Jaden Waldman), as they explore the town of Pinkville with their neighborhood friends. The imaginative Pinkalicious finds creative opportunities… Read
‘Everything Sucks!’: 1990s Coming-Of-Age Dramedy Gets Netflix Premiere Date
Netflix has set February 16 for the premiere of Everything Sucks!, a half-hour coming-of-age dramedy from writers Ben York Jones (Like Crazy) and Michael Mohan (Save the Date) and producers Midnight Radio.
Set in Boring, OR, in 1996, Everything Sucks! revolves around Boring High School's A/V Club and Drama Club— two crews of nerdy-edgy outsiders, who join forces to make a movie and endure the purgatory known as high school. The series stars Peyton Kennedy (American Fable… Read
National Geographic Channel Sets Premiere Dates For New Series, Jane Goodall Documentary – TCA
National Geographic Channel has set premiere dates for three new series and its commercial-free airing of Jane, the Oscar-shortlisted feature documentary about chimpanzee maven Jane Goodall.
First up is Monday’s debut of Chain of Command, an eight-part documentary series made with incredible access inside the walls of the Pentagon and on the front lines of the U.S. military's mission to fight violent extremism around the world.
The cable net, a joint venture of National… Read
Nat Geo Wild Unveils Four New Series & Slew Of Premiere Dates – TCA
Nat Geo Wild unveiled a quartet of new series at TCA today and set premiere dates for them and three returning series. Expect plenty of veterinarians and animal rescues, along with series about surviving the wilds of Alaska and a behind-the-scenes look at America's favorite zoo.
The new series are Rocky Mountain Animal Rescue (premieres March 10), The Supervet (March 11), Alaska’s Grizzly Gauntlet (April) and Zoo Life with Jack Hanna (June). There’s also the return of Nat… Read
Starz Sets Premiere Dates For Rookie Dramas ‘Howards End’, ‘Vida’ & Sweetbitter’ – TCA
Starz has a busy first half of 2018 ahead, with four original drama series debuting between January and May. At TCA in Pasadena today, the premium cabler set premiere dates for three of them, along with new photos.
Joining the already-announced January 21 bow of the J.K. Simmons-led spy tale Counterpart are the limited-series adaptation of the literary classic Howards End (launching April 8); Vida, which follows Mexican-American sisters in East L.A. (May 6); and Sweetbitt… Read
‘Killing Eve’: BBC America Sets Premiere Date, Unveils First-Look Photos – TCA
Dramatic thriller Killing Eve, starring Grey’s Anatomy alum Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer (The White Princess) will premiere at 8 PM Sunday, April 8, BBC America announced today during its portion of the TCA winter press tour. The network also revealed some first-look images (see above and below).
Based on the novellas by Luke Jennings and written by Fleabag‘s Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Killing Eve centers on two women; Eve (Oh) is a bored, whip-smart, pay-grade MI5 security… Read
‘Last Week Tonight With John Oliver’ Gets Season 5 Premiere Date On HBO – TCA
HBO has slotted Sunday, February 18 at 11 PM for the Season 5 premiere of Emmy-winning Last Week Tonight With John Oliver.
The series, which presents a satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events, as well as addressing broader issues, was previously renewed for an additional two seasons through 2020. The only weekly news-oriented comedy series to air on Sunday night, Last Week is taped in New York a few hours before it debuts on HBO and features a mix… Read
‘Elvis Presley: The Searcher’: HBO Sets Spring Airdate For Docu About The King’s Creative Journey – TCA
HBO has set an April 14 premiere date for Elvis Presley: The Searcher, a three-hour, two-film presentation focusing on Elvis Presley the musical artist. With an original score from Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready, it’s a comprehensive creative journey from the King’s childhood through the final 1976 Jungle Room recording sessions.
The films include atmospheric shots taken inside Graceland and feature more than 20 new, primary-source interviews with session players, producers… Read
‘The Zen Diaries Of Garry Shandling’: HBO To Air 4 1/2-Hour Documentary From Judd Apatow In The Spring – TCA
HBO said today that it will air a two-part documentary from Judd Apatow about the late comedian Garry Shandling in the spring.
The Zen Diaries Of Garry Shandling, which clocks in a 4 1/2 hours and is described as epic in scope and intimate in detail, will premiere March 26 and 27 on the premium cabler.
The project features conversations with more than 40 of Shandling's family and friends, including James L. Brooks, Jim Carrey, Sacha Baron Cohen, David Coulier, Jon… Read
TruTV Sets Premiere Dates & Guest Stars For ‘Talk Show The Game Show’, ‘Adam Ruins Everything’, ‘The Chris Gethard Show’ & More – TCA
TruTV has announced premiere dates and guest stars for Talk Show the Game Show, Adam Ruins Everything and The Chris Gethard Show, as well as guest stars for its upcoming comedic anthology series Bobcat Goldthwait’s Misfits & Monsters which premieres this summer.
Talk Show the Game Show premieres Thursday February 1 with back-to-back episodes at 10:30 PM and 11 PM ET/PT. Following the two-episode February 1 premiere, Talk Show the Game Show moves to its regularly scheduled… Read
CBS Sets Midseason Premiere Dates For ‘Elementary’ & ‘Code Black’
CBS has set the spring premiere dates for a pair of veteran dramas. Season 6 of the modern Sherlock Holmes series Elementary will bow at 10 PM Monday, April 30, and the third season of medical thriller Code Black launches at 10 PM Wednesday, May 2.
Starring Jonny Lee Miller as the storied detective and Lucy Liu as Dr. Joan Watson, Elementary will take over the time slot after Scorpion‘s season wraps. Aidan Quinn, Jon Michael Hill and Desmond Harrington co-star in the… Read
AT&T Audience Network Unveils Original 2018 Slate, ‘Condor’ Premiere Date
AT&T Audience Network has announced its full slate of original programming for the first half of the new year, including the new series premiere of Condor and season pick-ups available exclusively on DirecTV, DirecTV NOW and AT&T U-verse.
Condor, Audience Network's new conspiracy thriller series produced by MGM Television and Skydance Television, will premiere on Wednesday, June 6 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Based on the novel Six Days of the Condor by James Grady and the… Read