Mariah Carey’s ‘Mariah’s World’ Not Returning For Second Season On E!
There will be no second season for Mariah Carey’s E! docuseries Mariah’s World.
The decision is not a surprise. E! had indicated the docuseries would run only for the eight-episode order.
“E!’s Mariah’s World was an eight-part event that chronicled her 2016 world tour,” a network spokesperson said in a statement. “It was exciting to bring our viewers inside the private world of one of today’s most iconic stars as she returned to the stage last year. ”
The series followed… Read
Steve Bannon on ’60 Minutes’: “Establishment Trying To Nullify The 2016 Election”
Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon said on his 60 Minutes interview Sunday night that the Republican establishment is “trying to nullify the 2016 election. That’s a brutal fact we have to face.”
Speaking with interviewer Charlie Rose last Wednesday during a session recorded at Bannon’s home in Washington, which also is the headquarters of Breitbart News, the occasion marked Bannon’s first TV interview since leaving the White House. He returned to his job… Read
CBS Sets Its First ‘Big Brother’ Celebrity Edition For Winter
CBS said tonight that it will air its first celebrity edition of reality staple Big Brother. The special winter edition will feature multiple episodes per week during a concentrated run and include the series' signature Head of Household and Power of Veto competitions and live evictions. Julie Chen will host.
The network didn’t announce a premiere date, but it could be counterprogramming to NBC’s 2018 Winter Olympics, like ABC is doing with its all-star edition of The Bach… Read
ABC’s ‘The Bachelor’ Chooses New Leading Man
ABC’s The Bachelor has cast its new leading man: Arie Luyendyk Jr., the former auto racer dumped by Emily Maynard on The Bachelorette. Luyendyk will be The Bachelor when the series returns for its 22nd season in January 2018.
The announcement was made today on ABC’s Good Morning America.
Luyendyk, says ABC, “stepped away from the spotlight and focused on his new career in real estate” following his Bachelorette loss.
Born in the Netherlands, the 35-year-old Luyendyk and… Read
Keshet International Choreographs ‘Masters Of Dance’ Launch At Mipcom
EXCLUSIVE: Keshet International is limbering up to bring Masters Of Dance to Mipcom next month as its flagship format offering. The original Israeli series is produced by Tedy Productions for Keshet Broadcasting and launched locally this summer, dominating ratings with an average 35.7 share.
The dance genre remains highly popular in the competition series landscape as networks continue to seek out talent shows with staying power. Masters Of Dance hails from the same… Read
‘Black Love’ Exclusive Clip: Tia Mowry & Cory Hardrict On Lashing Out
EXCLUSIVE: Here’s a clip from Episode 2 of OWN’s new docuseries Black Love, which airs this Saturday. From Codie Elaine Oliver, Tommy Oliver and Confluential Films, the show highlights love stories from the black community and dives into how love begins, while showing the reality of what life-long love looks like.
The video (see it above) features Sister, Sister alum Tia Mowry and her husband, actor Cory Hardrict (All Eyez On Me), discussing ways to deal with contentious… Read
Fall Premiere Dates For New & Returning Series: 2017 Edition
The 2017-18 TV season is just around the corner, so here's our annual rundown of fall premiere dates for new series and returning shows. The list covers hundreds of broadcast, cable and streaming series bowing between September 1 and December 31 and some high-profile one-off programs. Please send any additions or adjustments to firstname.lastname@example.org. We’ll update the post regularly as more dates are revealed.
Narcos (Netflix, Season 3)
‘America’s Got Talent’ Ratings Steady, ‘Bachelor In Paradise’ Rises, NBC Wins
There was movement and bit of everything staying the same in primetime last night as America's Got Talent (2.7/11) and Bachelor In Paradise (1.3/5) each saw had upticks and NBC won Tuesday in the key demo and total viewership.
Mel B literally had the knives out for Simon Cowell last night on the NBC summer blockbuster in revenge for a rather impolite comment he made the week before about her wedding night. With that and more, the third week of AGT's live results were up… Read
Politics and Pop Humor Mix Makes For Uneven MTV Video Music Awards Show
The world is in a serious place, beset with racism, sexism, suicide, violence and general repression. Some of the artists and presenters at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards used the channel’s platform to speak out against those conditions. But not all could be bothered, and this edition of the long-running awards show suffered from that, as it unevenly lurched between harsh reality and pop humor, including such gaffes as following a heartfelt speech against racism with Rod… Read
‘The X Factor UK’ Gets U.S. Season 14 Premiere Date On AXS TV
EXCLUSIVE: The X Factor UK will return to AXS TV in a two-day premiere on September 3 and 4 at 9PM. Episodes of the 14th season will then air 24 hours after their UK broadcasts, with encore airings every night. To set the stage, AXS will run an X Factor marathon this Sunday. This is the fourth year in a row the network is featuring the competition series.
Simon Cowell, Sharon Osbourne, Nicole Scherzinger and Louis Walsh are back as judges for Season 14 which debuts on ITV… Read
Trisha Espinoza Upped To Head Of Planning & Content Strategy For MTV, VH1, Logo Group
Trisha Espinoza has been promoted to Head of Planning and Content Strategy for MTV, VH1 and Logo Group, an expanded role in which she'll oversee program scheduling, acquisitions and content windowing. She had been SVP Planning and Content Strategy for VH1 and Logo.
“Trisha is a gifted programmer and thoughtful leader who's been an amazing partner with whom I have enjoyed working and learning from for many years," said Chris McCarthy, President of MTV, VH1 and Logo. "She… Read
‘Flip Or Flop Atlanta’ Renewed For Season 2 By HGTV
Five episodes in to its first season, Flip or Flop Atlanta has renewed for a second go-round. HGTV has ordered a 14-episode Season 2 for premiere in 2018.
The second spinoff in the network’s popular Flip or Flop franchise has attracted more than 7.9 million viewers since its July 20 premiere and helped HGTV rank as a top three cable network among upscale women 25-54 in the Thursday 9-9:30 PM time slot. The series follows Ken Corsini, a licensed contractor, and his wife… Read