morty

TV historian and Big Brother fan. Former contributor to The Philadelphia Inquirer TV section.

The CW Network Acquires International Thriller “Devils” Starring Alessandro Borghi and Patrick Dempsey for Fall 2020

The CW Network announced today the acquisition of the international thriller DEVILS, starring Alessandro Borghi and Patrick Dempsey, adding the series to its Fall 2020 schedule airing on Wednesdays (8:00-9:00PM, ET/PT), followed by the investigative drama CORONER (9:00-10:00PM, ET/PT). DEVILS is an international thriller that follows Massimo Ruggero (Alessandro Borghi, “The First King: Birth of…

The Walt Disney Company Pledges $5 Million to Support Nonprofit Organizations That Advance Social Justice

The Walt Disney Company has pledged $5 million to support nonprofit organizations that advance social justice, beginning with a $2 million donation to the NAACP to further their longstanding work promoting social justice by eliminating disparities and racial discrimination through their advocacy and education programs. “The killing of George Floyd has forced our nation to…

BET Unveils Series of Programming Addressing Systemic Racism, the Violence Faced by Black People in America and the Solutions to Help Move the Country Forward

BET Unveiled a Series of Programming Addressing Systemic Racism, the Violence Faced by Black People in America and the Solutions to Help Move the Country Forward The first in this series, the BET News special “Justice Now: A BET News Special,” will feature leading African American voices in activism, politics, and entertainment, including a dialogue…

ABC News’ One-Hour Special “America in Pain: What Comes Next?” Airs Tonight, Tuesday, June 2 at 9PM

The one-hour program will be anchored by “Good Morning America” co-anchor Robin Roberts, “World News Tonight” anchor David Muir and “Nightline” co-anchor Byron Pitts, and feature reporting by ABC News’ wide network of correspondents. ABC News presents a live prime-time special, “America in Pain: What Comes Next?,” on the protests and outrage across the country…

WGN America Announces Anchor Teams for New Prime-Time National Newscast “News Nation” Airing Daily Starting September 1 @ 8PM ET

WGN America, Nexstar Media Group, Inc.’s wholly-owned cable network reaching 75 million television households across the country, today announced the anchor teams and correspondents for its live three-hour prime-time national newscast, News Nation, which debuts Tuesday, September 1st. The team is led by veteran journalists and weekday anchors, Joe Donlon and Marni Hughes, breaking news…

New Miniseries! “Quiz,” TONIGHT, Sunday, May 31 @ 10PM on AMC

Quiz tells the story of Charles Ingram, a former British army major, who caused a major scandal after being caught cheating his way to winning £1 million on the game show ‘Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?‘ Michael Sheen, Matthew Macfadyen and Sian Clifford star in this three-part drama based on an actual occurrence in…