Hollywood Game Night
Thursday, July 11 – 9 p.m. – NBC
It’s hard to believe this celebrity game show will be entering its sixth season this week. Of course, it’s not Jeopardy…Host Jane Lynch welcomes six celebrities and two everyday people into her “home” to compete for up to $25,000. But don’t watch it for that. Watch it for the fun.
TV Series Review
Generating ABC’s top summertime numbers, the miniature golf game show, Holey Moley is a hit. Last night’s premiere opened as Thursdays No. 1 TV show in the adults 18-49 and beating out FOX’s new Spin the Wheelpremiere by 41%. It’s the network’s best overall summer series debut in two years since Steve Harvey’s Funderdome from June 2017 (and is not on this summer’s schedule). Read more>>>
Well that was quick. The streaming service known at DC Universe just began airing its latest entry, Swamp Thing on May 31 only to cancel the series one week later. While it appears that the show will continue to air all ten episodes of its first (and last) season, the decision to end it seems rather abrupt. At this time it is unclear why the show got cancelled, but the bayou, the waters at DC Universe appear to be rather murky. Read more>>>
ABC Plans a Whole New Summer of Programming
“We’re determined to make ABC the No. 1 destination for summer fun in every way,” said Karey Burke, ABC Entertainment president in a recent press release. “We’re giving fans more of what they love by adding a third day of “Summer Fun & Games,” continuing The Bachelor franchise every week and debuting two new, bold dramas perfect for summer nights.” Read More>>>