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Trying to figure out what to watch tonight? Be it new episodes of the TV season, reairs of cable series or a movie, here are some suggestions:

NOTE: Check your local listings for a marathon of episode of Godfather of Harlem on EPIX.

5:56 PM:
Waiting to Exhale movie on Starz

6 PM:
50 First Dates movie on Lifetime

6:30 PM:
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom movie on Paramount Network

6:50 PM:
The Day After Tomorrow movie on HBO

7 PM:
Hidden Figures movie on FX

8 PM:
The Outsider on HBO 2 (Encore)
9-1-1: Lone Star on FOX (DEBUT, Part 2 of 2)
Five Feet Apart movie on Showtime 2
The Holiday movie on Lifetime

9 PM:
All Rise on CBS (NEW)
Amazing Winter Romance movie on Hallmark Channel (DEBUT)
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade movie on Paramount Network

9:01 PM:
Prodigal Son on FOX (NEW – Return)

9:40 PM:
Peppermint movie on TMC

10 PM:
Carter on WGN America (Season Premiere)
The Outsider on HBO (Encore)
Hidden Figures movie on FX
The Fast and the Furious movie on Showtime 2

10:01 PM:
Manifest on NBC (NEW)

Enjoy

Here is the list of the programming options to expect on TV this coming week:

On January 20, the winter premieres of All American and Black Lightning will air on The CW at 8 and 9 PM respectively while that same night the winter premiere of Prodigal Son will air on FOX at 9 PM and also that night the second season premiere of Carter will air on WGN America at 10 PM

Also on January 20, the Hallmark Channel movie Amazing Winter Romance will debut at 9 PM. When journalist Julia (Jessy Schram) goes back home to find inspiration, she discovers her childhood friend (Marshall Williams) has built a giant snow maze which prompts her to find her way to true love.

The 2nd season premiere of Project Blue Book will air on the History Channel on January 21 at 10 PM.

On January 22, the winter premiere of Riverdale will air on The CW at 8 PM.

Station 19 will air its season premiere on ABC on January 23 at 8 PM followed by the winter premieres of Grey’s Anatomy at 9 PM and A Million Little Things at 10 PM.

On January 23, the new CBS All Access series Star Trek: Picard will air online. The series is set 20 years after Jean-Luc Picard’s (Patrick Stewart) last appearance in Star Trek: Nemesis, finding him deeply affected by the death of Data (Brent Spiner), as well as by the destruction of Romulus. The cast includes Michelle Hurd, Marina Sirtis, Jonathan Frakes, Alison Pill and Jeri Ryan.

Also on January 23, the 4th season premiere of The Bold Type will air on Freeform at 9 PM.

The premiere of Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Part 3 will air on Netflix online on January 24.

Also on January 24, the season finale of Truth Be Told will air on Apple TV+ online.

The Hallmark Channel movie Hearts of Winter will debut on January 25 at 9 PM. An interior designer brings new life to the house of a widower and his daughter and finds love in the process. The film stars Jill Wagner, Victor Webster and Rukiya Bernard.

On January 26, the UP TV movie Late Bloomer will debut at 7 PM. Botanist Jenny (Italia Ricci) fled her small town and cruel, popular high school couple Shane and Allison to track rare flowers around the globe. Now back, she’s shocked to find Shane has become a teacher, and even more surprised when he’s determined to make it up to her. The cast includes Nathan Parsons, Madison Pettis and Beth Broderick.

Lastly on January 26, the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards will air at 8 PM on CBS.

Mark your calendars!

Hey All,

Here are the news items for this past week:

RENEWALS/CANCELLATIONS

Good Trouble has been renewed for a third season by Freeform. (Variety)

Cinemax will no longer produce original series, meaning the Carla Gugino drama Jett will come to an end on the network (but it’s being shopped around). (TCA Winter Press Tour Announcement)

Better Call Saul has been renewed for a sixth and final season at AMC. (Variety)

Facebook Watch has cancelled Sorry For Your Loss and Limetown, as the streaming services is scaling back scripted series as the provider pushes more unscripted fare. (Deadline)

Netflix has renewed You for a third season less than three weeks after the release of season two. (Variety)

PICK UP NEWS

The CW has ordered both Superman and Lois, which is set to star Tyler Hoechlin and Elizabeth Tulloch, and the Walker, Texas Ranger reboot with Jared Padalecki as the lead. (Variety)

Amazon is officially moving ahead with its Jack Reacher series based on the Lee Childs book series. Season 1 will be based on the first Jack Reacher novel, “The Killing Floor.” (Variety)

TV CASTING NEWS

Actor Dave Bautista (Guardians of the Galaxy) will star opposite Aquaman himself Jason Momoa in the second season of the Apple TV drama See that takes place in the distant future, after a deadly virus decimated humankind. Those who survived emerged blind. Momoa stars as Baba Voss, the father of twins born centuries later with the mythic ability to see, who must protect his tribe against a powerful yet desperate queen who wants the twins destroyed. (Deadline)

Actor Courtney B. Vance (The Hunt for Red October) will star in the upcoming AMC event series 61st Street, a courtroom drama that will follow Moses Johnson, a promising, black high school athlete, who is swept up into the infamously corrupt Chicago criminal justice system. Taken by the police as a supposed gang member, he finds himself in the eye of the storm as police and prosecutors seek revenge for the death of an officer during a drug bust gone wrong. Vance will play the role of Franklin Roberts, a public defender in the twilight of his career serving the busiest courthouse in America. After promising his wife he’d retire to spend more time with their seventeen-year-old autistic son, Franklin realizes Moses is the case of a lifetime, one that can up end the entire Chicago judicial system, challenging the institutional racism and endemic corruption at its heart. The series has already been given a 2-season order with 8 episodes per season. (Variety)

Actress Gina Gershon (Riverdale) will recur on New Amsterdam as Jeanie Bloom, the alcoholic mother of Dr. Lauren Bloom (series regular Janet Montgomery). (TV Line)

MADE FOR TV MOVIE NEWS

Lifetime is sticking with V.C. Andrews book adaptations, as the network has greenlit a 5-movie series based on the Ruby Landry novels, which will star Australian twins Raechelle and Karina Banno as Ruby and Giselle. Watched over by her loving Grandmère Catherine, Ruby Landry is filled with hope as love blooms with her high school sweetheart Paul Tate. But lingering thoughts of her mysterious father and her mother’s death often creep into Ruby’s mind. As dark family secrets begin to reveal themselves when Paul’s parents forbid him from seeing Ruby, Ruby is further devastated when her beloved Grandmère passes away. Forced to flee to New Orleans from the Bayou, Ruby searches for her estranged father, one of the richest men in the city, as she clings to her memories of Paul and their forbidden love. (Deadline)

The follow-up movie Psych 2: Lassie Come Home, which will air on Peacock, the upcoming NBCU streaming service, has added actors Allison Miller (A Million Little Things, Sarah Chalke (Scrubs), Kadeem Hardison (A Different World) and Richard Schiff (The West Wing) to its cast. The film focuses on Lassiter (Timothy Olmundson), who is ambushed on the job and left for dead. In a vintage Psych-style Hitchcockian nod, he begins to see impossible happenings around his recovery clinic. Shawn and Gus (James Roday and Dule Hill) return to Lassie’s side in Santa Barbara and are forced to navigate the personal, the professional and possibly the supernatural. Miller will play Maisie, an entrepreneur with a fat trust fund and a new business idea every week; Chalke is Nurse Dolores, Lassiter’s primary caregiver and protector; Hardison is Wilkerson, a patient at the prestigious Herschel House Recovery Center and Schiff is Dr. Hirsch, the founder of a high-end private medical recovery center. (Deadline)

That’s it. Enjoy!

Trying to figure out what to watch tonight? Be it new episodes of the TV season, reairs of cable series or a movie, here are some suggestions:

4 PM:
The Green Mile movie on Paramount Network

5 PM:
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi movie on A&E

5:30 PM:
Moana (animated) movie on Freeform
Beauty and the Beast (2017) movie on TNT

6 PM:
A Beautiful Place to Die: A Martha’s Vineyard Mystery movie on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries (Encore)

6:35 PM:
The Avengers movie on EPIX

7 PM:
The Outsider on HBO 2 (Encore)
The King’s Speech movie on TMC

7:05 PM:
The Mountain Between Us movie on FXM

7:30 PM:
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle movie on FX

8 PM:
Batwoman on The CW (NEW – Return)
Doctor Who on BBC America (NEW)
Roux the Day: Gourmet Detective Mysteries movie on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries (DEBUT)
26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Award on TBS and TNT (Special)
The Outsider on HBO 2 (Encore)
Descendants 3 movie on Disney (Encore)
Howard’s End on PBS (Reair)
Coco (animated) movie on Freeform

9 PM:
The Outsider on HBO (NEW)
Sanditon mini-series on PBS (NEW)
Doctor Who on BBC America (Encore)
Pennyworth on EPIX (Encore)
The English Patient movie on TMC

10 PM:
9-1-1: Lone Star on FOX (DEBUT – Part 1 of 2)
Vienna Blood on PBS (DEBUT)
Dare Me on USA Network (NEW)

Enjoy!

Last night’s programming options were thin on the major networks because of comedies, repeats, news and wrestling, but three Friday night dramas did air new episodes.

Here is how those few Friday night dramas fared in the overall ratings:

8 PM Shows:
Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector (NBC) [NEW] – 3.8 million viewers
Charmed (The CW) [NEW – Return] – 676,000 viewers

9 PM Show:
Dynasty (The CW) [NEW – Return] – 349,000 viewers

What did you watch on TV last night. Please share.

On January 23, the new CBS All Access series Star Trek: Picard will air online.

The series is set 20 years after Jean-Luc Picard’s (Patrick Stewart) last appearance in Star Trek: Nemesis, finding him deeply affected by the death of Data (Brent Spiner), as well as by the destruction of Romulus.

The cast includes Michelle Hurd, Marina Sirtis, Jonathan Frakes, Alison Pill and Jeri Ryan.

Here is a trailer for Star Trek: Picard:

Trying to figure out what to watch tonight? Be it new episodes of the TV season, reairs of cable series or a movie, here are some suggestions:

5:30 PM:
The Legend of Tarzan movie on TNT

5:40 PM:
Fast Five movie on HBO

6 PM:
Captain Phillips movie on AMC
Independence Day movie on IFC

6:05 PM:
Thor movie on EPIX

6:30 PM:
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom movie on Paramount Network
The Help movie on Showtime
The Terminator movie on VICE

6:50 PM:
Moana (animated) movie on Freeform

7 PM:
Love in Winterland movie on Hallmark Channel (Encore)
The Fate of the Furious movie on FX

8 PM:
Crossword Mysteries: Abracadaver movie on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries (Encore)
Ocean’s 8 movie on CMT
Captain America: The First Avenger movie on EPIX
San Andreas movie on TNT

9 PM:
Love on Iceland movie on Hallmark Channel (DEBUT)
Deputy on FOX (Reair)

9:20 PM:
Despicable Me 2 (animated) movie on Freeform

9:51 PM:
Miss Bala movie on Starz

10 PM:
Baby Driver movie on FX

10:05 PM:
The Avengers movie on EPIX

10:15 PM:
The Outsider on HBO (Encore)

10:30 PM:
The Mummy Returns movie on TNT

Enjoy!