'Days of our Lives' sneak peek week of June 4

May 31, 2018
Here's a look at what's coming up this week on "Days of our Lives" airing weekdays on NBC. 

Monday, June 4
Theresa pulls out all the stops to fight for Brady
Kayla gives Ciara advice about Tripp
Passion ignites between Claire and Tripp

Tuesday, June 5
JJ makes a surprising offer to Theresa
Brady laces into Victor for encouraging Theresa to keep quiet about Chloe’s whereabouts

Wednesday, June 6
Ben shows up on Will’s doorstep to make amends
Hope chastises Marlena for not stopping Ben’s release

Thursday, June 6
Days of our Lives will be preempted

Friday, June 7
Days of our Lives will be preempted


Video: 'America’s Got Talent' Season Premiere Highlights

May 30, 2018

The 13th season of the summertime edition of "America's Got Talent" premiered on Tuesday, May 29. The premiere episode showed judges Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Mel B, Howie Mandel and host Tyra Banks judging various talent acts with 10 plus acts advancing to the next round and Banks finding her golden buzzer act.

The search is open to acts of all ages, showcasing unique performers from around the world. The series is a true celebration of creativity and talent, featuring singers, dancers, comedians, contortionists, impressionists, magicians, ventriloquists and hopeful stars, all vying to win America's hearts and $1 million.

Last summer "America's Got Talent" averaged a 3.5 rating in adults 18-49 and 16.0 million viewers overall in "live plus seven day" averages for original Tuesday telecasts, according to Nielsen Media Research. That made it "Talent's" most-watched season ever in its 12th year. It was the #1 summer show in both measures and provided a strong lead-in to the #2 show of the summer, NBC's "World of Dance."

Click on the video links to see some highlights from the premiere.

America's Got Talent airs on Tuesdays on NBC.


Florence + the Machine announce North American fall headline tour

May 29, 2018
Florence + The Machine announce tour
Photo:Live Nation/ Republic Records

Florence + the Machine have announced a 23 city North American fall headline tour, produced by Live Nation, kicking off August 5 in Montreal, QC and including stops at Los Angeles’ Hollywood Bowl and New York’s Barclays Center.

Tickets are on sale to the general public beginning this Friday, June 1 at 10 a.m. local time at Ticketmaster.com. American Express Card Members can purchase tickets for select dates before the general public beginning Tuesday, May 29 at 12 p.m. local time, through Thursday, May 31 at 10 p.m. local time. For more info www. florenceandthemachine.net

Florence + the Machine’s hugely anticipated fourth studio album High As Hope—co-produced by Florence and Emile Haynie and featuring contributions from Kamasi Washington, Sampha, Tobias Jesso Jr, Kelsey Lu and Jamie xx—is out June 29 on Republic Records.

August 5              Montreal, QC, Canada                                                                            Osheaga^
August 9                   Lake Tahoe, NV                              Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harveys*+
August 11               San Francisco, CA                                                                     Outside Lands^
September 8       Vancouver, BC, Canada                                                           Skookum Festival^
September 10               Seattle, WA                                                                                  KeyArena
September 11              Portland, OR                                                                            Moda Center
September 14         Salt Lake City, UT                                                                   Maverik Center
September 15               Denver, CO                                                                  Grandoozy Festival^
September 22            Las Vegas, NV                                                                     Life Is Beautiful^
September 23            San Diego, CA      Viejas Arena at Aztec Bowl San Diego State University
September 25           Los Angeles, CA                                                                  Hollywood Bowl
September 29                Dallas, TX                                      The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
September 30              Houston, TX                                    The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
October 2                   Nashville, TN                                                                  Bridgestone Arena§
October 3                   Charlotte, NC                                                                      Spectrum Center§
October 5                Washington, D.C.                                                                     The Anthem**+
October 9                  New York, NY                                                                        Barclays Center
October 12                   Boston, MA                                                                                  TD Garden
October 13                 Uncasville, CT                                                             Mohegan Sun Arena††
October 14               Philadelphia, PA                                                             Wells Fargo Center††
October 16           Toronto, ON, Canada                                                          Air Canada Centre††
October 19                   Chicago, IL                                                                         United Center‡‡
October 20              Minneapolis, MN                                                                     Target Center‡‡
*with Wet
†with St. Vincent and Lizzo
‡with Kamasi Washington
§with Billie Eilish
**with Beth Ditto
††with Grizzly Bear
‡‡with Perfume Genius
+not a Live Nation date
^Festival date

MTV Movie and TV Awards 2018: complete list of nominees

May 28, 2018
The 2018 MTV Movie and TV Awards will air on Monday, June 18 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT from the Barker Hangar in Los Angeles. Breakout star Tiffany Haddish will be this year's host. 

Performances for the show include Mustard and Nick Jonas who will perform the new single "Anywhere" for the first time in its entirety at the 2018 “MTV Movie & TV Awards.”  Also, Chloe x Halle are set to take the stage for a medley of “The Kids Are Alright” and “Warrior” from their debut album. 

The network also announced “Black Panther’s” Michael B. Jordan; Seth Rogen and Kristen Bell, from the new comedy “Like Father;” Mila Kunis of “The Spy Who Dumped Me;” Zendaya and Gina Rodriguez in the upcoming animated film “Smallfoot” and artist and actor, Common are confirmed to present. 

As previously announced, Chris Pratt will receive this year’s “Generation Award” and Lena Waithe will be honored with the “Trailblazer Award.” 

Votes can be cast online now for this year’s MTV Movie & TV Awards contenders.

Here is a complete list of the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards nominees:

BEST MOVIE (Presented by Toyota)
“Avengers: Infinity War”(Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
“Black Panther”(Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
“Girls Trip” (Universal Pictures)
“IT” (New Line Cinema)
“Wonder Woman” (Warner Bros. Pictures)

“13 Reasons Why” (Netflix)
“Game of Thrones” (HBO)
“grown-ish” (Freeform)
“Riverdale” (The CW)
“Stranger Things” (Netflix)

Chadwick Boseman – “Black Panther”
Timothée Chalamet – “Call Me by Your Name”
Ansel Elgort – “Baby Driver”
Daisy Ridley – “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”
Saoirse Ronan – “Lady Bird”

Millie Bobby Brown – “Stranger Things”
Darren Criss – “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story”
Katherine Langford – “13 Reasons Why”
Issa Rae – “Insecure”
Maisie Williams – “Game of Thrones”

Chadwick Boseman (T’Challa/Black Panther) – “Black Panther”
Emilia Clarke (Daenerys Targaryen) – “Game of Thrones”
Gal Gadot (Diana Prince/Wonder Woman) – “Wonder Woman”
Grant Gustin (Barry Allen/The Flash) – “The Flash”
Daisy Ridley (Rey) – “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”

Josh Brolin (Thanos) – “Avengers: Infinity War”
Adam Driver (Kylo Ren) – “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”
Michael B. Jordan (N’Jadaka/Erik Killmonger) – “Black Panther”
Aubrey Plaza (Lenny Busker) – “Legion”
Bill Skarsgard (Pennywise) –“ IT”

“Jane the Virgin” – Gina Rodriguez (Jane) and Justin Baldoni (Rafael)
“Love, Simon”– Nick Robinson (Simon) and Keiynan Lonsdale (Bram)
“Ready Player One” – Olivia Cooke (Sam) and Tye Sheridan (Wade)
“Riverdale” – KJ Apa (Archie) and Camila Mendes (Veronica)
“Stranger Things” – Finn Wolfhard (Mike) and Millie Bobby Brown (Eleven)

Talitha Bateman (Janice) – “Annabelle: Creation”
Emily Blunt (Evelyn Abbott) – “A Quiet Place”
Sophia Lillis (Beverly Marsh) – “IT”
Cristin Milioti (Nanette Cole) – “Black Mirror”
Noah Schnapp (Will Byers) – “Stranger Things”

“Black Panther” – Chadwick Boseman (T’Challa/ Black Panther), Lupita Nyong’o (Nakia), Danai Gurira (Okoye), Letitia Wright (Shuri)
“IT”– Finn Wolfhard (Richie), Sophia Lillis (Beverly), Jaeden Lieberher (Bill), Jack Dylan Grazer (Eddie), Wyatt Oleff (Stanley), Jeremy Ray Taylor (Ben), Chosen Jacobs (Mike)
“Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” – Dwayne Johnson (Smolder), Kevin Hart (Mouse), Jack Black (Shelly), Karen Gillan (Ruby), Nick Jonas (Seaplane)
“Ready Player One” – Tye Sheridan (Wade), Olivia Cooke (Samantha), Philip Zhao (Sho), Win Morisaki (Daito), Lena Waithe (Aech)
“Stranger Things” – Gaten Matarazzo (Dustin), Finn Wolfhard (Mike), Caleb McLaughlin (Lucas), Noah Schnapp (Will), Sadie Sink (Max)

Jack Black – “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”
Tiffany Haddish – “Girls Trip”
Dan Levy – “Schitt’s Creek”
Kate McKinnon – “SNL”
Amy Schumer – “I Feel Pretty”

Tiffany Haddish (Dina) – “Girls Trip”
Dacre Montgomery (Billy Hargrove) – “Stranger Things”
Madelaine Petsch (Cheryl Blossom) – “Riverdale”
Taika Waititi (Korg) – “Thor: Ragnarok”
Letitia Wright (Shuri) – “Black Panther”

“Atomic Blonde” – Charlize Theron (Lorraine) vs. Daniel Hargrave (Sniper), Greg Rementer (Spotter)
“Avengers: Infinity War” – Scarlett Johansson (Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow), Danai Gurira (Okoye), Elizabeth Olsen (Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch) vs. Carrie Coon (Proxima Midnight)
“Black Panther” – Chadwick Boseman (Black Panther) vs. Winston Duke (M’Baku)
“Thor: Ragnarok” – Mark Ruffalo (Hulk) vs. Chris Hemsworth (Thor)
“Wonder Woman”– Gal Gadot (Wonder Woman) vs. German Soldiers

“Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop: A Bad Boy Story”
“Demi Lovato: Simply Complicated”
“Gaga: Five Foot Two”
“Jay-Z’s “Footnotes for 4:44””
“The Defiant Ones”

“The Kardashians”
“Love & Hip Hop”
“Real Housewives”
“RuPaul's Drag Race”
“Vanderpump Rules”


'A Chance in the World'; one night movie event premieres May 30

Moviegoers nationwide will have the unique opportunity to experience former foster child Steve Pemberton's inspirational true story when "A Chance in the World," distributed by Great North Releasing Corp., makes its world premiere in over 600 U.S. movie theaters for a one-night event on May 30, 2018 via Fathom Events. The premiere, which is a celebration of National Foster Care Month, is intended to be a call to action for audience members to become aware of the issues facing foster children and orphans – and also inspire a humanitarian movement towards protecting children and improving their lives.

Following the feature content, a panel discussion (featuring Steve Pemberton, representatives from the Adoption Exchange, Love Without Boundaries and Felix Organization's Darryl DMC McDaniels) will explore how audience members can help foster children and orphans. The discussion will be broadcast from the Paley Center in New York City via satellite to all participating theaters. All proceeds from the Paley Center screening will be donated to charity.

Written and directed by Mark Vadik, "A Chance in the World" is the true story of a wounded boy who overcomes a broken and abusive foster care system to become a man of resilience and vision. It features Terrell Ransom Jr., Nick Turturro, Tom Sizemore, Cynda Williams, Fred Williamson and Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs.

"Obviously, we hope that audiences like the film," says Vadik. "But more importantly, we hope that it inspires audience members to do something to help these kids. To get involved, to donate time or resources… to give these kids their chance in the world."

Tickets for "A Chance in the World" can be purchased at www.FathomEvents.com or participating theater box offices. Tickets for the Paley Center event can be purchased at www.Eventbrite.com.

The filmmakers have permanently dedicated a page on the movie's official website at www.achanceintheworldmovie.com to act as an index of resources for people who would like to better understand how they can help foster children and orphans.

Watch: Florence and the Machine perform 'Hunger' on 'The Voice'

May 27, 2018
Florence and the Machine turned up on the finale of Season 14 of "The Voice" last week where they sang their new single "Hunger," a new single from the band’s upcoming album "High as Hope," which is slated for release on June 29th on Republic Records.

Check out the performance below:


'Step Up: HIgh Water' gets Season 2 on YouTube Red

"Step Up: High Water,"  a spinoff of the "Step Up" movie franchise has been renewed for a second season at YouTube Red. Series regulars Naya Rivera and Faizon Love are expected to return. 

The first season starred Ne-Yo as “Sage Odom,” the legendary founder of Atlanta’s famed High Water Performing Arts School; Naya Rivera as “Collette,” a former dancer turned High Water administrator whose passion for her students is only matched by her history with Sage and secrets of her own; Lauryn McClain plays “Janelle,” an ambitious dancer navigating the Atlanta hip-hop scene after she and her twin brother “Tal,” played by Petrice Jones, are uprooted from suburban Ohio to live with their “Uncle Al” played by Faizon Love. As the pair settles into their new home, new school and new life, they meet “Dondre” played by Marcus Mitchell, who introduces them to Atlanta’s party scene where they learn that High Water is auditioning dancers. 

Original "Step Up" stars, Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan Tatum and Adam Shankman serve as executive producers. 


'Hair Live!' headed to NBC

May 26, 2018
Following on the heels of NBC's critically acclaimed rock musical "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert" comes the true original rock musical, "Hair Live!," which will be broadcast in the spring of 2019 in front of a live audience. Craig Zadan and Neil Meron will return to NBC as the live event executive producers.

Fifty years ago "Hair" burst onto Broadway in the midst of the anti-Vietnam War movement and was groundbreaking in many ways. Since then, its integrated cast, message of protest and peace, and certified-platinum "rock" score have become iconic. With music by Galt MacDermot and book and lyrics by Gerome Ragni and James Rado, "Hair" has a string of hits that have been played all over the globe, including "(The Age of) Aquarius," "Let the Sun Shine In," Good Morning Starshine," (all #1 hits in 1969), "Hair," "Manchester, England," "Frank Mills" and more.

"I'm overjoyed that James Rado and Galt MacDermot are trusting us with their masterpiece 'Hair,' one of the most original shows ever conceived for Broadway with one of the greatest scores," said Robert Greenblatt, Chairman, NBC Entertainment. "These songs are part of the vocabulary of popular music, and this rebellious story of young people protesting and standing up for what they believe in is as relevant today as it was 50 years ago. This will be the perfect live event, and I'm looking forward to seeing Craig and Neil, along with our partners at MGM and the original creators bring the audience to their feet as they experience these beloved songs and recognizable young characters."

"When we both, individually, saw 'Hair' on Broadway, we were knocked out by how musical theater could be stretched into something so daring, immersive and audacious," said Zadan and Meron. "Its recent Broadway revival showed how timeless the show is and that it's relevant to any era. 'Hair' is filled with heartfelt emotion, joy and thrilling music and it really will be the new dawning of the Age of Aquarius."

"We are thrilled to continue to work with Bob Greenblatt, NBC and now with Neil and Craig, who are the two absolute geniuses in the musical theater space," said Mark Burnett, President, MGM Television Group. "'Hair' has become such an iconic film in our culture, and now on its 50th anniversary it's the ideal time to perform it live on television."

In 2008, Time magazine said the Tony Award-winning Broadway revival of "Hair" was "more daring than ever." The New York Times wrote: "Thrilling! This emotionally rich revival of the American Tribal Love-Rock Musical delivers the intense, unadulterated joy and anguish of that bi-polar state called youth. And any theatregoer with a pulse will find it hard to resist their invitation."

"Hair Live!" tells the story of a group of politically active hippies living a bohemian life in New York while fighting against and resisting the Vietnam War. Claude, his good friends Berger and Sheila, and their "tribe" are coming of age in the world of the sexual revolution while struggling with their rebellion against the war and their conservative parents and society. Claude must decide whether to resist the draft as his friends have done, or succumb to the pressures of conservative America to serve in Vietnam, compromising his principles and beliefs.

After an off-Broadway debut on Oct. 17, 1967, as the inaugural production of Joseph Papp's now-legendary Public Theater, the show opened on Broadway in April 1968 and ran for 1,750 performances. "Hair" quickly became not just a smash-hit show, but a genuine cultural phenomenon that spawned a monster cast album and a #1 song on the pop charts for the Fifth Dimension. Simultaneous productions in cities across the United States and Europe followed, including a successful London production that ran for 1,997 performances.

Numerous productions of the show have been staged around the world, spawning dozens of recordings of the musical, including the 3 million-selling original Broadway cast recording. Some of the songs from its score became Top 10 hits, and a feature film adaptation was released in 1979, directed by two-time Oscar winner Milos Forman and choreographed by Twyla Tharp. A Broadway revival directed by Diane Paulus opened in 2008 at the Delacorte Theatre as part of the Public Theatre's Shakespeare in the Park and then moved to Broadway in 2009, earning strong reviews and winning the Tony and Drama Desk Award for Best Revival of a Musical.

"Hair Live!" will be produced by Universal Television, MGM Television, and Zadan/Meron Productions.

Live Action 'Kim Possible' Disney Channel Movie cast announced

Alyson Hannigan ("How I Met Your Mother") and Connie Ray ("The Big C") join the cast of "Kim Possible," the live-action Disney Channel Original Movie based on the global hit animated series about an everyday high school girl who, in her spare time, saves the world from villains. Hannigan will play the role of brain surgeon Dr. Ann Possible (aka Mom Possible) and Ray will play grandmother Nana Possible.

Also joining the cast are Todd Stashwick ("12 Monkeys") and Taylor Ortega who will play fan-favorite villains Drakken and Shego, respectively; Ciara Wilson ("OMG!") has been cast as new high school student Athena; and Erika Tham ("Make It Pop") will play Kim's childhood frenemy, Bonnie.

They join the previously announced leads, Sadie Stanley as Kim Possible and Sean Giambrone as Ron Stoppable, in the comedy-adventure set to debut in 2019.

Hannigan can also be heard as the voice of Fancy Nancy's mom, Claire Clancy, in Disney Junior's upcoming animated series "Fancy Nancy," based on the New York Times bestselling books.

The writers of the "Kim Possible" live-action movie are the creators of the animated series, Emmy(R) Award-winning Mark McCorkle and Bob Schooley ("Big Hero 6 The Series," "The Penguins of Madagascar"), and Josh Cagan ("The DUFF," "Bandslam"). The executive producers are McCorkle, Schooley and Zanne Devine, whose producing credits include "I, Tonya" and "Easy A." The movie will be co-directed and co-produced by Adam B. Stein and Zach Lipovsky (both of Disney XD's "MECH-X4"). Blyth Nailling (ABC's "Last Man Standing" and "Scrubs") is the casting director.

The animated comedy-adventure series launched in 2002 and centered on a strong teenager who uses her brain, heart and expertise to save the day. Throughout 87 episodes, Kim Possible traversed the social hierarchy of high school and, with her loyal sidekick Ron Stoppable and his naked mole-rat Rufus by her side, thwarted power-hungry villains Drakken and Shego, among others. It inspired two popular animated original movies, "Kim Possible Movie: So the Drama" in 2005, which was the first animated title in the Disney Channel Original Movie franchise, and "Kim Possible: A Stitch in Time" in 2003.

Viewers' connection to "Kim Possible" also led to an off-TV franchise, including Kim Possible and Ron Stoppable characters at Disney Parks & Resorts and a line of "Kim Possible" branded consumer products at mass retail, soundtracks, books and games.


National Memorial Day concert to air on May 27 on PBS

National Memorial Day Concert
The National Memorial Day Concert will air on Sunday, May 27 on PBS.  The 29th annual broadcast of the concert will bring us together as one family of Americans to honor the service and sacrifice of our men and women in uniform, military families and all those who have given their lives for our country. 

The concert features acclaimed actors Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise and an all-star lineup of actors and musicians, Charles Easten, Megan Hilty, Cynthia Erivo and Spensha Baker from "The Voice' to name a few along with top pops conductor Jack Everly and the National Symphony Orchestra. 

This tribute to our military airs live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol before an audience of hundreds of thousands, a broadcast audience of millions and to our troops around the world via American Forces Network.

'General Hospital' sneak peek week of May 28

Check out what's ahead this week on "General Hospital" airing weekdays on ABC. 

Monday, May 28
"General Hospital" will air an encore episode. 

Tuesday, May 29
Carly snaps
Andre is reluctant
Franco is unsupportive

Wednesday, May 30
Peter has leverage
Jason is noncommittal
Alexis wants to identify the root of the problem

Thursday, May 31
Obrecht places blame
Ava discourages Griffin
Valentin defends himself

Friday, June 1
Carly sees the bright side
Jason offers encouragement
Maxie feels foolish

Good Charlotte announce 'Generation Rx' album and European Tour Dates

Good Charlotte will release their anxiously awaited album, Generation Rx, on September 14, 2018. It marks the first record to be released under the newly minted global partnership between the band's MDDN label and BMG. The album's lead single "Actual Pain" is available to stream and download now HERE

Generation Rx represents both a new chapter and full circle moment for the group-brothers Joel [vocals] and Benji Madden [guitar, vocals], Billy Martin [guitar], Paul Thomas [bass], and Dean Butterworth [drums]. Powered by punk spirit, rock songcraft, and cinematic ambition, they retain the signature vitality and vulnerability of their formative years, while delivering an urgent, unafraid, and undeniable message befitting of two decades in the game.

The quintet craft intricate, yet infectious anthems of hope for a generation under the shadow of the Opioid epidemic, icons gone too soon, mass tragedy, loneliness, and confusion. Produced by Zakk Cervini and Benji during intimate sessions at MDDN headquarters, the record finds GOOD CHARLOTTE doing what they do best-speaking directly to the youth.

"At the beginning of the year, we were reflecting a lot," said Joel and Benji. "We just played a memorial service in honor of Lil Peep. We were thinking of that. Our generation was the first to have so many ways to deal with pain. Throughout this century, we've seen the whole opioid crisis get worse. We wondered if we were really doing our part. We wanted to bet back out there on the battlefield and spread insight, share experience, and give anything we could to improve lives. The message is you can get through the pain, survive it, and have the life you want. We made the record on our own terms and our own time. In that respect, we channeled the soul of our first two albums. This is the album we've been waiting 15 years to create."

Lead single "Actual Pain" makes good on that promise. Sweeping strings underscore a wall of distortion as a hypnotic hook cuts deep. Raw and relatable, it's the perfect introduction to Generation Rx.

Good Charlotte will return to the road in Europe and The UK for a massive tour kicking off February 1, 2019. A special fan club pre-sale goes live May 29 HERE

Prior to their February tour, Good Charlotte will appear at a number of festivals this summer. A complete list of upcoming live dates and ticket information can be found HERE.

May 26, 2018- Leeds, UK - Slam Dunk North
May 27, 2018 - Hatfield, UK - Slam Dunk South
May 28, 2018 - Birmingham, UK - Slam Dunk Midlands
May 31, 2018 - Vienna, Austria - Arena Open Air
June 01, 2018 - Nüremberg, Germany - Rock Im Park
June 03, 2018 - Nürburg, Germany - Rock Am Ring
October 13, 2018 - Puebla, Mexico - Comuna Festival
February 01, 2019 - Zürich, Switzerland - X-Tra
February 03, 2019 - Milan, Italy - Alcatraz
February 04, 2019 - Munich, Germany - Zenith
February 05, 2019 - Cologne, Germany - Palladium
February 07, 2019 - Brussels, Belgium - AB
February 08, 2019 - Paris, France - Zenith
February 09, 2019 - Offenbach, Germany - Stadthalle
February 11, 2019 - Prague, Czech Republic - Forum Karlin
February 12, 2019- Warsaw, Poland - Torwar
February 13, 2019 - Berlin, Germany - Columbiahale
February 15, 2019 - Luxembourg, Luxembourg - Rockhal
February 16, 2019 - Hamburg, Germany - Sporthalle
February 18, 2019 - Tilburg, Netherlands - 013
February 20, 2019 - London, United Kingdom - Alexandra Palace

'Days of our Lives' sneak peek week of May 28

May 25, 2018
Check out what's coming up this week on "Days of our Lives" airing weekdays on NBC. 

Monday, May 28
Days of our Lives will be pre-empted

Tuesday, May 29
Brady is ready to decide whether he wants to be with Theresa or Eve, but before he can give his answer, he's thrown a curveball
Victor is furious when Sonny tells him about Leo's lawsuit

Wednesday, May 30
Stefan offers Kayla a deal to help Steve regain his vision -- but it comes with major strings attached
Gabi is on the hot seat once again

Thursday, May 31
Xander continues to be a thorn in Theresa's side
Chloe and Eve compare notes about Theresa
Back from Mexico, Paul and John reunite with Will and Marlena

Friday, June 1
Dumped by their partners, Claire and Tripp find comfort with one another
Marlena evaluates Ben and tries to determine if he's telling the truth


ABC cancels 'The Chew', 'Good Morning America' to expand to three hours

ABC is saying goodbye to "The Chew." The daytime cooking show, which replaced the long-running drama series, "All My Children" in 2011,  will cease production at the end of this season but will continue to air as planned until September with all-new episodes airing in June. The show featured co-hosts Michael Symon, Carla Hall, Clinton Kelly.  and the entire cast and crew for their great work and amazing run.”

ABC News’ Emmy Award-winning morning show, “Good Morning America,” will expand to three hours. The new third hour of the program will air at 1 p.m. EDT, noon CDT/PDT. Who will host the third hour has yet to be named.

“Over the past six years ‘Good Morning America’ has solidified its place as America’s No. 1 morning show,” said Ben Sherwood, co-chairman, Disney Media Networks, and president, Disney|ABC Television. “We believe there is great opportunity for viewers and advertisers in expanding to a third hour.”

 “GMA,” anchor team is Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos, Michael Strahan and chief meteorologist Ginger Zee. 

'Solo: A Star Wars Story': Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Available May 25th

Acclaimed composer John Powell marks his first-ever feature collaboration score with Lucasfilm for "Solo: A Star Wars Story." Recorded at Abbey Road Studios in London, the score features a 125-piece orchestra and choir conducted by Gavin Greenaway. Powell composed and produced the score including several new themes written by Powell including "Chewie Theme," "Love Theme," "Ensys Nest Theme," "Gang Theme" and "L3 Theme," as well as adapting the new Han Solo theme and some of the original Star Wars music by John Williams.

Most recently, Powell scored "Ferdinand," as well as the "How to Train Your Dragon," "Bourne" and "Ice Age" films.

"The Adventures of Han" theme was composed and conducted by John Williams. This new theme for Han Solo was recorded by the Recording Arts Orchestra of Los Angeles at the Newman Scoring Stage. Williams has written the complete scores for all eight of the Star Wars saga films, beginning with 1977's Star Wars: A New Hope for which he earned an Academy Award for Best Original Score. Most recently his score for Star Wars: The Last Jedi was nominated for an Oscar.

Describing his approach to the Solo: A Star Wars Story score, Powell says, "There is a language that John Williams uses in the Star Wars films, and I've tried to live up to the quality of what he has done before by keeping form and structure within the score and following the storytelling as honestly and elegantly as possible."

He adds, "There is a lot of thematic material from the original movies that I used that are not specific to Han. They're specific to the Millennium Falcon, TIE fighters and the Empire. Those types of things are very useful as they're all part of the language we know. There are lots of other characters and ideas within the film that I wrote tunes and melodies (themes) for, so it's a mixture of new themes by me, a new theme by John Williams, and some of the old material."

Solo: A Star Wars Story Original Motion Picture soundtrack will be available wherever music is sold and streamed on May 25. The digital soundtrack can be streamed HERE and downloaded HERE. The CD is now available for pre-order.

About "Solo: A Star Wars Story" Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in "Solo: A Star Wars Story," an all-new adventure with the most beloved scoundrel in the galaxy. Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo befriends his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and meets the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian, in a journey that will set the course of one of the Star Wars saga's most unlikely heroes.

The film stars Alden Ehrenreich, Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover, Thandie Newton, Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Paul Bettany.

Ron Howard directs "Solo: A Star Wars Story," and Kathleen Kennedy, Allison Shearmur and Simon Emanuel are the producers. Lawrence Kasdan, Jason McGatlin, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller serve as executive producers. Lawrence & Jonathan Kasdan wrote the screenplay. "Solo: A Star Wars Story" opens in U.S. theaters on May 25, 2018.

Solo Track Listing 


TVMusic Network Podcast with Phyllis and Belinda: Season 1 Episode 9

Check out the new episode of the TVMusic Network Podcast with Phyllis and Belinda. In Season 1 Episode 9, the Thomas Sisters discuss the finale of "American Idol." 

Our favorite, Maddie Poppe was crowned the winner of "American Idol."
The Grand Finale included performances by "American Idol" judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan.

Performances during the grand finale included:

Bebe Rexha + Top 3 Finalists – “Meant to Be” by Bebe Rexha
Darius Rucker + Caleb Lee Hutchinson – “Wagon Wheel” by Darius Rucker
Gary Clark Jr. + Dennis Lorenzo + Cade Foehner – “Bright Lights” by Gary Clark Jr.
Katy Perry + Catie Turner – “Part of Me” by Katy Perry
Kermit the Frog + Maddie Poppe – “Rainbow Connection” from “The Muppet Movie”
Layla and Dyxie Spring – “Blue” by LeAnn Rimes
Lionel Richie + Top 10 Finalists – “All Night Long” by Lionel Richie
Luke Bryan – “Sunrise, Sunburn, Sunset” by Luke Bryan
Luke Bryan + Gabby Barrett – “Most People Are Good” by Luke Bryan
Nick Jonas + Mustard – “Anywhere” by Nick Jonas and Mustard
Nick Jonas + Jurnee – “Jealous” by Nick Jonas
Patti LaBelle + Ada Vox – “Lady Marmalade” by Patti LaBelle
Yolanda Adams with a choir of voices + Michael J. Woodard – “What the World Needs Now”

Top 2 Finalists (Maddie and Caleb) – “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” and “What A Wonderful World”
Maddie Poppe the winner of Season 1 of “American Idol” on ABC performed her new single “Going Going Gone."

Check it out below: 


TVMusic Network Podcast with Phyllis and Belinda: Season 1 Episode 8

Take a listen to the TVMusic Network Podcast with Phyllis and Belinda. In Episode 8, The Thomas Sisters discuss "The Voice."

The sisters recap the two-night live finale where Brynn Cartelli was crowned the winner with her coach Kelly Clarkson.

The Top 4 contestants were Britton Buchanan from Team Alicia, Kyla Jade and Spensha Baker from Team Blake and Brynn Cartelli from Team Kelly.

Season 14 of “The Voice” live finale featured performances by superstar recording artists Jason Aldean, James Bay, Florence + The Machine, Halsey feat. Big Sean, Dua Lipa and Season 13 winner Chloe Kohanski. Additionally, the finale featured special musical collaborations with the Top 4 artists and chart-topping singers, including Season 15 coach Jennifer Hudson, Ryan Adams, Kane Brown and Julia Michaels.


Lenny Kravitz announces new single 'Low' for #NewMusicFriday

May 24, 2018
For those eagerly waiting for new music from Lenny Kravitz can wait no more. Kravitz took to Twitter to announce that his new single "Low" will drop on Friday, May 25. Kravitz described the song as "the first inspiration that began my new musical journey" on the social media post followed by the hashtag #RaiseVibration.

Kravitz shared a sneak peek of the song in an earlier tweet announcing the Friday release date. Check out the snippet of "Low" below.

To order "Low" click on the link below:


Video: The Voice press conference with Season 14 winner Brynn Cartelli and coach Kelly Clarkson

Brynn Cartelli and Kelly Clarkson
Photo credit:The Voice/NBC
Brynn Cartelli was crowned champion of “The Voice” tonight. The 15-year old music and high school student from Longmeadow, Mass.
The soulful pop artist is the youngest winner ever in the history of NBC’s four-time Emmy Award-winning musical competition series.

Cartelli faced tough competition from the other Top 4 finalists — Spensha Baker and Kyla Jade from Team Blake, and Britton Buchanan from Team Alicia.

Season 14 of “The Voice” concluded at Universal Studios, Calif., with a star-studded live finale featuring performances by superstar recording artists Jason Aldean, James Bay, Florence + The Machine, Halsey feat. Big Sean, Dua Lipa and Season 13 winner Chloe Kohanski. Additionally, the finale featured special musical collaborations with the Top 4 artists and chart-topping singers, including Season 15 coach Jennifer Hudson, Ryan Adams, Kane Brown and Julia Michaels.

In her Blind Audition, Cartelli sang “Beneath Your Beautiful” by Labrinth feat. Emili Sande, earning her a chair turn from both Blake Shelton and Kelly Clarkson. After both coaches fought to work with this young talent, Cartelli ultimately chose first-time coach Clarkson. Her performance of Sia’s “Unstoppable” in the Live Playoffs earned Cartelli a spot in the Top 12 though America’s votes. Her ability to cross genres with songs such as Patty Griffin’s “Up to the Mountain,” Lady Gaga’s “You and I” and Coldplay’s “Fix You” brought Cartelli all the way to the Semi-Finals, where a moving performance of Jackie DeShannon’s “What the World Needs Now Is Love” sealed the deal and sent her all the way to the Finals.

After winning the show, Cartelli and Clarkson meet with the press for conference to discuss her win.

Click on the video link to watch the press conference.


Jamie Foxx set to host 2018 BET Awards

May 23, 2018
Jamie Foxx is set as this year’s "BET Awards" 2018 host. Foxx joins an A-List roster of comedians and entertainers who have lit the room, including Leslie Jones, Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross, Chris Rock, Mo’Nique, Kevin Hart and Chris Tucker. This year’s broadcast celebrates 18 years of dynamic performances, groundbreaking moments, the hottest talent in the game, and entertainment’s most thought-provoking players.

Most importantly, the “BET Awards” continues to tackle culturally relevant topics and conversations, setting the standard for one of the most intently unconventional, news-provoking and talked-about broadcasts. The “BET Awards” 2018 will air LIVE on Sunday, June 24 at 8 pm ET from the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, CA on BET.

An award-winning actor, musical artist, and renowned comedian, Jamie Foxx is one of Hollywood’s rare elite multi-faceted performers. Getting his start on the comedy circuit, Foxx burst into the mainstream with “In Living Color” and “The Jamie Foxx Show.” He most recently appeared in Edgar Wright’s critically acclaimed, “Baby Driver,” alongside Ansel Elgort, and is the executive producer and host of “Beat Shazam,” now in its second season.  

As previously announced, DJ Khaled dominates this year’s nominations with a total of 6 including ‘Video of the Year,’ two for ‘Best Collaboration,’ with Rihanna and Bryson Tiller for ‘Wild Thoughts,’ and with Jay-Z, Future and Beyoncé for ‘Top Off,’ ‘Album of the Year,’ and ‘Coca-Cola Viewers' Choice.’ Kendrick Lamar follows with five nods including ‘Best Collaboration,’ with Rihanna for ‘Loyalty.,’ ‘Video of the Year,’ ‘Album of the Year,’ and ‘Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice.’ Other leading nominees include Migos, nominated for four awards including ‘Best Group,’ and ‘Album of the Year,” and SZA, also nominated for four awards, including ‘Best Female R&B/Pop Artist’ and ‘Best New Artist.’

BET Networks recognizes artists, entertainers, and athletes across over 19 categories with the "BET Awards" 2018 nominations. The nominations are selected by BET’s Voting Academy, which is comprised of fans and an esteemed group of entertainment professionals in the fields of television, film, music, social media, digital marketing, sports journalism, public relations, and the creative arts.

The “BET Awards” 2018 will premiere around the world on BET’s international networks. It will air in the UK on June 26th at 9:00PM BST, in Africa on June 26th at 8:00PM CAT, in France on June 26th at 9:00PM CEST and in South Korea on June 26th at 9:00PM KST.

Internationally, fans in 100 countries can also stream the “BET Awards” 2018 live with BET Play, BET International’s subscription video on demand application. The iOS and Android app, which also features current and classic BET television series, documentaries, stand-up comedy and legendary musical performances, will carry a live feed of the red carpet and the Awards, and is available for download now in the iTunes and Google Play stores for $3.99 a month following a seven-day free trial.