morty

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

“Survivor” Celebrates Its Upcoming 40th Season with a New One-Hour Retrospective Special, “Survivor at 40: Greatest Moments and Players,” Airing Wednesday, February 5 on CBS

SURVIVOR celebrates its upcoming 40th season with a new one-hour special, SURVIVOR AT 40: GREATEST MOMENTS AND PLAYERS, to be broadcast Wednesday, February 5 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. The milestone 40th edition of SURVIVOR, hosted by Emmy Award winner Jeff Probst, premieres with a special two-hour episode one week later, on…

USA Network Renews “Straight Up Steve Austin” for Season 2 [VIDEO]

USA Network today announced it has picked up hit unscripted series STRAIGHT UP STEVE AUSTIN for a second season. Expected to premiere this summer, Season 2 will consist of 8 half-hour episodes and is produced by Line by Line Media with Steve Austin and Dave Barsky (“Dirty Jobs“) as executive producers. The unique interview-based series,…

TV One’s “True Crime Mondays” Returns with New Episodes of “Fatal Attraction” Monday, January 13 at 9PM [VIDEO]

FATAL ATTRACTION, returns with all-new stories documenting jaw-dropping cases in TV One’s “True Crime Monday” programming block on Monday, January 13 at 9PM ET/8C. Each new episode documents new information, new drama, and never-before-seen footage that offers viewers first-hand accounts into jaw-dropping cases involving crimes of passion. For more information about True Crime Mondays or…

Sofia Wylie Stars in the DBP Donut Short Form Series “SHOOK,” To Be Presented in a Special Event on Monday, January 20, on Disney Channel [VIDEO]

Multitalented performer Sofia Wylie (“High School Musical: The Musical: The Series,” “Andi Mack“) headlines the scripted modern/hip-hop dance series “SHOOK” which, after gaining viewer acclaim on YouTube, will have its television debut during a special programming event, Monday, January 20, 8:00PM, on Disney Channel and DisneyNOW. Noted for its realistic storylines, empowering characters and powerful…

Comedy Central Renews “This Week at the Comedy Cellar” for a Third Season Set to Premiere Friday, February 21 at 11:00PM

Comedy Central has renewed its weekly stand-up series This Week at the Comedy Cellar for a third season, premiering Friday, February 21 at 11:00PM ET/PT showcasing the best stand-up sets from the stage of New York’s most famous comedy club. The six-episode series will hit a variety of topics week to week, providing fans an…

Feimster’s First Full Length Stand-up Special “Fortune Feimster: Sweet & Salty” Premieres January 21 on Netflix – Official Trailer [VIDEO]

Fortune Feimster’s first full length stand-up special where she talks about her childhood misadventures as a former Girl Scout, debutante and (disqualified) swim meet champion. Sweet & Salty premieres January 21, only on Netflix. Watch Fortune Feimster: Sweet & Salty, Only on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/81146199

Netflix sets premiere date for “Rise of Empires: Ottoman” produced by Karga Seven Pictures in association with STXtv

Netflix has announced the premiere date for “Rise of Empires: Ottoman,” a major new docu-drama produced by Karga Seven Pictures, a Red Arrow Studios company, in association with STXtelevision. Previously titled “Ottoman Rising,” the six-hour series will drop in 190 countries globally on Netflix on January 24, 2020. The English-language production has been shot in…