In at the moment’s TV information roundup, the forged and creator of “The West Wing” will reunite for a voting particular, and Syfy greenlit “The Pole,” an animated grownup comedy show that includes Bobby Moynihan and Jillian Bell, with Nicole Byer and Colin Jost.
“Somebody Feed Phil,” a show the place creator and host Phil Rosenthal travels the world and explores completely different cuisines, can have its Season 4 premiere Oct. 30 on Netflix. The upcoming season will see Rosenthal journey to Rio de Janeiro, San Francisco, Singapore, The Mississippi Delta and Hawaii on his food-tasting mission, which additionally combines comedy into the combination. Rosenthal additionally serves as an government producer for “Somebody Feed Phil” alongside Rich Rosenthal, John Bedolis, Christopher Collins and Lydia Tenaglia.
HBO Max revealed a that its upcoming challenge starring clothier Jenna Lyons, “Stylish with Jenna Lyons,” will premiere on Nov. 26. She beforehand served because the inventive director and president of J. Crew, however the brand new sequence will comply with her endeavor to create a brand new enterprise. Incorporating each documentary and competitors facets, the show will characteristic Lyons’ design tasks in addition to the exams given to a gaggle of associates working for a place on the designer’s crew. Lyons, Simon Lloyd, Matt Hanna, David Tibballs, Paul Storck, Hillary Olson, Jae Goodman and Michael Bloom function government producers on the sequence. Watch a trailer beneath.
HBO Max introduced that Billy Porter is about to relate four-part docuseries “Equal,” premiering Oct. 22. The sequence, which explores the occasions main as much as the Stonewall Uprising, shall be launched throughout LGBT History Month. Other stars included within the show embody Samira Wiley, Cheyenne Jackson, Anthony Rapp, Shannon Purser, Heather Matarazzo, Jamie Clayton, Isis King and Gale Harold. Showrunner Stephen Kijak additionally directs every episode apart from Episode 2, which is concerning the experiences trans folks confronted and is directed by trans director Kimberly Reed. Watch a brand new trailer beneath.
CBS All Access unveiled a trailer for “That Animal Rescue Show,” an unique docuseries coming to the digital platform on Oct. 29. Set within the space round Austin, Texas, the 10-episode show facilities in on the rescue group and the ways in which people bond with the animals they save. The trailer exhibits varied rescuers who develop near the combination of animals they’ve saved and helped get better from the states they have been present in. The docuseries is government produced by filmmaker Richard Linklater and Bill Guttentag. Watch the trailer beneath.
HBO Max ordered “Not So Pretty,” Jane Doe Films‘ restricted docuseries concerning the cosmetics trade. Filmmakers Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering will examine the hidden risks in commodities, from make-up to skincare, all through the sequence’ 4 episodes. They may also share folks’s private tales and provide options to standard merchandise which are each secure and low cost. The docuseries is produced by Entertainment One, with government manufacturing by Dick, Ziering and Tara Long.
Syfy introduced that animated comedy “The Pole,” concerning the aftermath of a scandal surrounding Santa Clause, has been picked up for six episodes. The show will star Bobby Moynihan and Jillian Bell, with Nicole Byer, Colin Jost, SungWon Cho, Tim Simons and Sasheer Zamataadditionally enjoying roles. It will debut as a part of Syfy’s TZGZ late-night animated programming block. Executive producers are Matthew Bass and Theodore Bressman, who additionally created the show and function showrunners,with Mark Gordon, Frank Saperstein and Jay Surridge.
CNN employed Calvin Simsas government vice chairman of requirements and practices. He will succeed Rick Davis, who plans on retiring in January of subsequent yr. Sims labored because the president and CEO of International House, a nonprofit group aiming to advertise understanding between cultures, previous to the transition to CNN. He has additionally held varied different jobs, together with a 20-year stint on the New York Times. Joining shortly after faculty, Sims labored his approach as much as turn into a director, producer, home and international correspondent for the paper. He will report back to Jeff Zucker, the chairman of WarnerMedia News and Sports.
IDW Entertainment and IDW Publishing introduced the hirings of Jeff Brustrom, Daniel Kendrick and Erika Turner to guide the creation of a children, household and younger grownup division. Brunstrom, who beforehand labored at Disney Channel for 17 years, was employed because the vice chairman of youngsters, household and animation at IDWE. Kendrick has turn into the director of animation and is tasked with overseeing animated sequence’ growth, and IDWP introduced on Turner as a senior editor of unique content material. She will deal with growth and acquisition of unique content material, focusing totally on kids, center grade and younger grownup programming.
HBO Max introduced that “A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote” will premiere on Oct. 15, that includes forged and creators of “The West Wing.” Stars from the show will reprise previous roles to placed on a stage presentation of the “Hartsfield’s Landing” episode. When We All Vote co-chair Michelle Obama, in addition to former President Bill Clinton and Lin-Manuel Mirandamay also make appearances throughout breaks within the efficiency. In honor of the particular program, WarnerMediamay also make a donation to the nonprofit group.
The Paley Center for Mediaintroduced that “Debating the Debates: A Paley Town Hall” will stream Sept. 23 on the Paley Center’s YouTube channel. As the fourth program within the “The James P. Jimirro Media Impact Series,” the city corridor will focus on varied viewpoints on matters important to the upcoming presidential election, providing ideas from either side of the political spectrum. Those concerned on this yr’s occasion embody Democratic strategist James Carville, the New York Post’s Michael Goodwin, Fox News and CNBC’s Frank Luntz and former chairman of the Republican National Committee, Michael Steele, who can be a political analyst for MSNBC. It shall be moderated by Marie Hardin.
Trace BeaulieuandFrank Conniff introduced that their newest livestream, “The Mads: A Night of Shorts,” will happen Oct. 20. The tickets are on sale by means of Eventbrite for $10, with a personal YouTube hyperlink to be despatched out to ticket holders shortly earlier than the occasion begins. During the livestream, the duo will riff on quick movies together with “More Dates For Kay,” “How Friendly Are You?” and “Halloween Safety Vol. 2.” Those with tickets may also have the ability to re-watch or obtain the show after it streams on-line, however the show itself is not going to be uploaded for these with out tickets to look at at a later date.
Shudder, the premium horror, thriller and supernatural streaming service for AMC Networks, has formally handed the mark for a million members. Last September, the service launched “Creepshow,” its first unique sequence. This yr it additionally launched “Cursed Films.” Shudder additionally makes out there different horror sequence and movies, and its progress is credited to latest growth into Australia and New Zealand. It is out there by means of its apps, web site, Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, Xbox and Amazon Prime Video.
Streaming service DistroTV introduced that its community lineup has expanded to incorporate Law&Crime, which covers trials and creates unique packages. Some of its authorized and true crime content material contains “Brian Ross Investigates,” “Vanished”, “Buried with Love” and “Law & Crime Daily,” the latter of which is a brand new every day authorized wrap show. Recent protection beneath the community’s umbrella contains the sentencing listening to of “Golden State Killer” Joseph James DeAngelo. DistroTV is a direct-to-consumer video service from know-how firm DistroScale.
Tonight, Eugene Levy, Catherine O’Hara, Dan Levy, Annie Murphy and Tenacious D will seem on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!,” whereas Keira Knightley, Chelsea Clinton and Tame Impala shall be on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” Desus Nice & The Kid Mero and Jake Isaac shall be visitors on “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert,” Keith Urban and Rachel Dratch shall be on “Late Night With Seth Meyers” and Dahlia Lithwick and Patrisse Cullors will seem on “The Daily Show With Trevor Noah.”