|[10/14/21 – 02:34 PM]
All-New Special “World Pet Games” Premieres This Thanksgiving – Thursday, Nov. 25 at 8/7c on FOX
The special is co-hosted by Erin Andrews and Finesse Mitchell, with Rachel Bonnetta serving as sideline reporter.
|[via press release from FOX]|
OH MY GOURD…
AN INTERNATIONAL, INTERSPECIES, ATHLETIC COMPETITON FOR ANIMALS?!
FOX IS BRINGING “WORLD PET GAMES” THIS THANKSGIVING!
GATHER THE FAMILY THIS THANKSGIVING NIGHT FOR AN ALL-NEW TWO-HOUR COMPETITION SHOWCASING THE MOST ATHLETIC PETS AND THE UNIQUE BOND SHARED BETWEEN ANIMAL AND HUMAN,
Co-hosted by Erin Andrews and Finesse Mitchell, with Rachel Bonnetta serving as sideline reporter, WORLD PET GAMES is for animal lovers of every kind!
With the energy of a world-wide spectacle, contestants will represent nearly 20 countries from around the globe in this very special international championship featuring animals of all varieties, from your favorite felines to an exotic armadillo and bearded dragon to an adorable miniature horse whose story will touch your heart, along with many other surprising moments! Pet owners will showcase just how skilled their furry friends are in five outrageous events including an Interspecies Race and Dunk Off, a Cat Obstacle Course, an Extreme Dog Catch and a Dog High Jump. In each competition, there will be a medal ceremony to see who will bring home the Gold, Silver and Bronze medals. The Gold medal winner from each event will also receive a donation to an animal charity made in their honor.
WORLD PET GAMES is produced by MGM TELEVISION with Mark Burnett, Barry Poznick, Holly Wofford, Steve Hughes and Sean Kelly serving as Executive Producers.
For more information on WORLD PET GAMES,
|[05/20/22 – 11:30 PM]
Development Update: Friday, May 20
Updates include: Sarah Wayne Callies among latest cast in ABC’s “The Company You Keep”; Lupita Nyong’o departs Apple’s “Lady in the Lake”; and Kate McKinnon, Aidy Bryant, Kyle Mooney and Pete Davidson expected to exit “SNL.”
|[05/20/22 – 05:51 PM]
Disney+ Odds & Ends from National Streaming Day
“Alias,” “Eight Simple Rules” and “The Finder” now available; “Glee” coming to Disney+ and Hulu on June 1; “America the Beautiful” to drop on July 4; Josh Duhamel and Lauren Graham to direct “The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers”; and more!
|[05/20/22 – 03:29 PM]
ESPN’s PGA Championship First Round Telecast Earns Largest Viewership in 20 Years
The telecast, which aired from 2-8 p.m. ET, peaked at 1.7 million viewers at 4:45 p.m.
|[05/20/22 – 03:06 PM]
NBA on ESPN: Most-Watched Eastern Conference Finals Game 2 Since 2018
The ESPN telecast averaged 6,049,000 viewers, peaking with 6,878,000 viewers at 9:30 p.m. ET.
|[05/20/22 – 03:01 PM]
Disney+ Orders a Fourth Season of “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series” Ahead of the Season 3 Premiere on July 27, 2022
Each of the eight episodes of the third season will stream weekly on Wednesdays, exclusively on Disney+.
|[05/20/22 – 12:32 PM]
Peacock Announces Alanna Ubach to Round Out Series Regulars in Seth MacFarlane’s Highly Anticipated Comedy Series “Ted”
Ubach will play Susan Bennett, who is kind, selfless, and almost pathologically sweet when it comes to caring for her family, and sees the world through naive, rose-colored glasses.
|[05/20/22 – 10:00 AM]
“Zombies 3,” The Intergalactic Third Installment of Disney’s Hit Franchise, Lands July 15, Exclusively on Disney+
The trequel, which introduces a new group of mysterious outer space aliens to the diverse student body of zombies, cheerleaders and werewolves at Seabrook High, will make its Disney Channel debut on Friday, August 12.
|[05/20/22 – 09:33 AM]
Neve Campbell Set to Recur as Guest Star in New Peacock Comedy Series “Twisted Metal,” A Live-Action Adaptation of the Global Video Game Phenomenon
Anthony Mackie, Stephanie Beatriz and Thomas Haden Church also star in the project.
|[05/20/22 – 09:30 AM]
Prime Video Series “Night Sky” Reaches for the Stars with First-Ever Intergalactic Premiere
Intelsat and SES leveraged AWS modernized cloud infrastructures to securely receive a pre-release of the first episode and their vast ground stations and geostationary satellite fleets to do a 360-degree broadcast of the show’s first episode into space.
|[05/20/22 – 09:20 AM]
Production Team and Executive Producers Announced for the 74th Emmy Awards
A host and venue will be announced at a later date.
|[05/20/22 – 08:31 AM]
Video: Trailer & Key Art Debut – “Love, Victor” Season Three
The new season premieres with all eight episodes on Hulu and Disney+ on June 15.
|[05/20/22 – 08:01 AM]
Video: Netflix’s “Stranger Things 4” – Volume Split Announced & First 8 Minutes Released
Volume 1 on May 27 will feature seven episodes with the concluding two due on July 1.
|[05/20/22 – 07:10 AM]
Disney+ to Debut Walt Disney Animation Studios’ New Series “Baymax!” on June 29
The all-new series of healthcare capers returns to the fantastical city of San Fransokyo where the affable, inflatable, inimitable healthcare companion robot, Baymax, sets out to do what he was programmed to do: help others.
|[05/20/22 – 07:00 AM]
HBO Documentary Films Acquires Sundance Grand Jury Prize Winner, “All That Breathes,” from Director Shaunak Sen
The film follows two brothers who run a bird hospital dedicated to rescuing injured black kites, a staple in the skies of New Delhi, India.
|[05/20/22 – 06:01 AM]
“Heartstopper” Will Return to Netflix with a Second and Third Season
The graphic novel author and illustrator Alice Oseman returns as writer and creator.