We are a week away from Upfronts. Let the cancelations begin!

Yesterday was Mother’s Day.

All Other TV News

Did I not mention last week that the Daytime Emmy nominees came out? I’ve been dealing with a brutal cold for the past week and might have missed it.

The Ozark showrunner is keeping open the possibility of a spinoff.

John C. Reilly isn’t wrong about Winning Time: “I knew it would be difficult for the people involved in this story to see their lives depicted in a semi-fictional way. But that doesn’t mean this story shouldn’t be told. The truth is these were crazy times. There was anger and betrayal, and the shit was hitting the fan. I respect everyone’s right to their own story, but I don’t think that precludes others from telling public stories. And this is a public story.”

The well-informed nerds over at Watchers at the Wall dissect the House of the Dragon trailer beat-for-beat. Nothing too spoilery.

If you’re following the pilot season, here’s where Deadline thinks each of the networks stands. Sadly, there doesn’t seem to be a single La Brea or Manifest among the contenders. Decisions have to be made soon: NBC and Fox are the first network upfronts, scheduled for one week from today.

Another Will Smith film has been temporarily shelved until he can orchestrate a media comeback this Slap business calms down.

This is a funny piece about the trash music on specifically Selling Sunset, but it reminds me of the terrible terrible TERRIBLE music on shows like Love at First Sight and The Ultimatum. Hilariously, distractingly terrible.


I’m quite obsessed #sellingsunset

♬ original sound – jack rem x

Russian TV menus were hacked ahead of Putin’s address today:


LOL, The New York Times done fucked up over on Wordle this morning.

A group of GOP senators wants to add an LGBTQ-content warning to TV shows. Meanwhile, LGBTQ people are just out here wanting to exist without being considered something “dangerous” that people should be warned against. They’re not going back into the closet, and they are not going to be marginalized by a dwindling minority.

“A GLAAD spokesperson responded to the Senators’ letter by saying, ‘LGBTQ people are in every family, workplace, school and neighborhood. Media is simply reflecting and representing this reality and growing acceptance of LGBTQ people across the board. An overwhelming majority of Americans reject efforts to ban books and censor conversation.’”



In Development

Casting News

Mark Your Calendar

  • Ms. Marvel will premiere on June 8 on Disney+.

  • God’s Favorite Idiot will debut on Netflix on June 15.
  • Paper Girls will premiere on Prime Video soon.
  • Slow Horses will return on Apple TV+ soon.
  • Expedition X will return on Discovery on May 25.
  • Expedition Unknown will return on Discovery on May 25.
  • Selling The OC will come to Netflix soon.
  • Dear Mama will premiere on FX this fall.
  • Password will debut on NBC on August 9.


Mickey Gilley, Country singer, actor, and owner of the legendary Gilley’s as featured in Urban Cowboy, one of the five movies I will stop and watch every time it comes on

Kenneth Welsh, Character actor who appeared in Twin Peaks, Charmed, and Lodge 49 among many many others

Dennis Waterman, U.K. actor who appeared in Minder, The Sweeney, and New Tricks

Kang Soo-youn, Korean actress

George Pérez, Comic illustrator


Candy: Jessica Biel and Melanie Lynsky star in this limited series based on the true-crime case of Candy Montgomery, a Dallas-area housewife who snapped. Series premiere. Hulu

Breeders: The kids are full-blown teens in the third season. Premiere. 9 p.m., FX

American Song Contest: The final 10 perform and a winner is announced. Season finale. 7 p.m., NBC

Late Night:

  • Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Rachel Brosnahan, Jack Harlow
  • Late Night with Seth Meyers: Bob Odenkirk, Bobby Moynihan, Derrick Wright
  • The Late Show with Stephen Colbert: Sarah Silverman, Shaquille O’Neal, Sharon Van Etten
  • The Late Late Show with James Corden: Anthony Anderson, Michael Bublé
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live: Jessica Biel, Glen Powell, St. Paul and the Broken Bones
  • The Daily Show: TBA
  • Watch What Happens Live: Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Jesse Williams

MON. 7:00 7:30 8:00 8:30 9:00 9:30
ABC Moana The Good Doctor
CBS The Neighborhood
Bob ♥ Abishola
NCIS: Hawai’i
CW All American
All American: Homecoming
FOX 9-1-1
9-1-1: Lone Star
NBC American Song Contest
New Amsterdam

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