MEMOIR TV COVERAGE

PBS Announces Winter-Spring 2019 Primetime Schedule PBS Announces Winter-Spring 2019 Primetime Schedule
by TV News Desk - November 14, 2018

PBS today announced its Winter-Spring 2019 primetime schedule, featuring a season brimming with new drama, music, arts, history, science, nature and more, as well as returning seasons of favorite series.... (more...)
PBS' Lidia Celebrates America: A Heartland Holiday Feast To Air 12/18 PBS' Lidia Celebrates America: A Heartland Holiday Feast To Air 12/18
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2018

This holiday season, renowned chef, author and food ambassador Lidia Bastianich travels to rural communities across the U.S. to explore the patchwork of traditions that make up America's diverse cuisine, in a holiday celebration of big meals from small towns.... (more...)
VIDEO: Oprah Announces Michelle Obama's 'Becoming' is Latest Book Club Selection VIDEO: Oprah Announces Michelle Obama's 'Becoming' is Latest Book Club Selection
by Stage Tube - November 12, 2018

On CBS THIS MORNING, Oprah Winfrey announced that Michelle Obama's new memoir, 'Becoming'(published by Crown), is the latest selection of the Oprah Book Club. It's the 80th book to receive the coveted 'Oprah seal of approval.'... (more...)
OWN to Premiere OPRAH WINFREY PRESENTS: BECOMMING MICHELLE OBAMA OWN to Premiere OPRAH WINFREY PRESENTS: BECOMMING MICHELLE OBAMA
by TV News Desk - November 12, 2018

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and Hearst Magazines announced today that Oprah Winfrey's in-depth conversation with Michelle Obama about her new memoir Becoming will air as a primetime special “Oprah Winfrey Presents:  Becoming Michelle Obama” on Thursday, November 15 at 8:00 PT/ET on OWN, with an exten... (more...)
Lionsgate Eyes ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK Sequel Lionsgate Eyes ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK Sequel
by BWW News Desk - November 09, 2018

After announcing that this upcoming season will be its last, producers at Lionsgate Television are already trying to determine the future of 'Orange is the New Black,' according to The Hollywood Reporter.... (more...)
Scoop: Robin Roberts Sits Down with Michelle Obama on a Special 20/20 on ABC - Sunday, November 11, 2018 Scoop: Robin Roberts Sits Down with Michelle Obama on a Special 20/20 on ABC - Sunday, November 11, 2018
by TV Scoop - November 02, 2018

Get all the scoop on Robin Roberts Sits Down with Michelle Obama on a Special 20/20, airing on ABC on Sunday, November 11, 2018!... (more...)
Social Justice Leader Bryan Stevenson to Receive First-Ever People's Champion Award Presented by John Legend Social Justice Leader Bryan Stevenson to Receive First-Ever People's Champion Award Presented by John Legend
by TV News Desk - November 01, 2018

'The E! People's Choice Awards' will honor Bryan Stevenson, civil rights icon and founder of Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), with the first-ever People's Champion Award during the live awards show on Sunday, November 11th at 9p ET/PT. Stevenson is being recognized for his profound and lasting impact... (more...)
Fox to Develop Scripted PROPERTY BROTHERS Comedy Series Fox to Develop Scripted PROPERTY BROTHERS Comedy Series
by TV News Desk - October 17, 2018

A 'Property Brothers' scripted comedy is in the works at Fox, according to Variety.... (more...)
New Year, New Jazz! TLC's Hit Series I AM JAZZ Returns New Years Day New Year, New Jazz! TLC's Hit Series I AM JAZZ Returns New Years Day
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2018

Transgender teen advocate Jazz Jennings opens up about her most intimate journey yet in the fifth season of TLC's groundbreaking series I AM JAZZ, which returns on Tuesday, January 1 in a special timeslot at 10/9c. The show will move to its normal timeslot beginning Tuesday, January 22 at 9/8c.... (more...)
Former Hells Angel George Christie Joins Upcoming Series 'The MobKing' Former Hells Angel George Christie Joins Upcoming Series 'The MobKing'
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2018

George Christie spent nearly four decades as one of the most influential and controversial leaders of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club. Now, he is about to put his experience to use as a cast member and technical advisor on the forthcoming television crime drama 'The MobKing.'... (more...)
LIVE FROM HERE WITH CHRIS THILE Confirms Guest Lineup For Next Five Shows LIVE FROM HERE WITH CHRIS THILE Confirms Guest Lineup For Next Five Shows
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2018

Live from Here with Chris Thile confirms the guest lineup for the next five shows, which feature special performances from Jeff Tweedy, Cat Power, Jon Batiste, Dirty Projectors,Vulfpeck, Gabriel Kahane, War & Treaty, Anna & Elizabeth, Negin Farsad, Todd Barry and The Sklar Brothers.... (more...)
NBC Picks Up NEW AMSTERDAM For Full Season NBC Picks Up NEW AMSTERDAM For Full Season
by TV News Desk - October 10, 2018

NBC has picked up 'New Amsterdam' for a full season, according to Variety.... (more...)
MY DINNER WITH HERVE Director Sacha Gervasi Discusses His History with the Film MY DINNER WITH HERVE Director Sacha Gervasi Discusses His History with the Film
by TV News Desk - October 08, 2018

Inspired by director Sacha Gervasi's own experiences, MY DINNER WITH HERVE is a struggling journalist's story of his unlikely friendship with actor Hervé Villechaize, the world's most famous knife-wielding French dwarf, as it unfolds over one wild night in LA – an encounter that will have life-chang... (more...)
Palm Springs International Comedy Festival To Honor Illeana Douglas Palm Springs International Comedy Festival To Honor Illeana Douglas
by TV News Desk - October 02, 2018

Emmy-nominated actress Illeana Douglas will receive the 'Pioneer in Comedy Award,' at the first annual Palm Springs International Comedy Festival's awards gala, scheduled for Saturday, November 10, 2018. The award-winning actress/producer/author will be honored for her trailblazing work in the first... (more...)
Jimmy Wayne Makes Acting Debut in Lifetime's EVERY OTHER HOLIDAY Jimmy Wayne Makes Acting Debut in Lifetime's EVERY OTHER HOLIDAY
by TV News Desk - September 26, 2018

Jimmy Wayne will make his acting debut in Lifetime's new film, “Every Other Holiday” which premieres worldwide on November 23 at 10 PM (check local listings). ... (more...)
Sebastian Maniscalco Adds Fourth Show at Madison Square Garden Sebastian Maniscalco Adds Fourth Show at Madison Square Garden
by TV News Desk - September 25, 2018

The Madison Square Garden Company and Outback Concerts announced that due to overwhelming demand Sebastian Maniscalco has added a fourth show at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 10:00PM, in addition to the previously announced and sold-out shows on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 7... (more...)
NewFest 2018 Announces Full Lineup For Their 30th Anniversary NewFest 2018 Announces Full Lineup For Their 30th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2018

Following the announcement of their Opening Night Film, Yen Tan's award-winning AIDS drama 1985, NewFest today announced the full lineup of their 30th annual celebration of the year's best LGBT films from around the world. The program of more than 140 narrative features, documentaries, episodic seri... (more...)
Madison Square Garden Adds Third Sebastian Maniscalco Show Madison Square Garden Adds Third Sebastian Maniscalco Show
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2018

The Madison Square Garden Company and Outback Concerts announced today that due to overwhelming demand Sebastian Maniscalco has added a third show at Madison Square Garden on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 10:00PM, in addition to the previously announced shows on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 7:00PM ... (more...)
The Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival Announces Feature and Short Film Lineup The Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival Announces Feature and Short Film Lineup
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2018

The Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival (HSDFF), presented by Mountain Valley Spring Water, announced today the official selections for this year's short and feature documentary lineups. This year's festival will include additional categories including U.S., International, Southern Stories, Sports... (more...)
Madison Square Garden Adds Second Sebastian Maniscalco Show Madison Square Garden Adds Second Sebastian Maniscalco Show
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2018

The Madison Square Garden Company and Outback Concerts announced today that due to overwhelming demand Sebastian Maniscalco has added a second show at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 7:00PM, in addition to the previously announced show on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 7:00PM. Ti... (more...)
Sebastian Maniscalco to Perform at Madison Square Garden Sebastian Maniscalco to Perform at Madison Square Garden
by TV News Desk - September 17, 2018

The Madison Square Garden Company and Outback Concerts announced today that Sebastian Maniscalco, dubbed “one of the hottest comics” by Newsday and “one of the funniest comics working stand-up today” by Esquire, will take the Madison Square Garden stage on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 7:00PM. Ticke... (more...)
Scoop: Upcoming Guests on THE VIEW Include Kelly Clarkson, Sally Field, and More! Scoop: Upcoming Guests on THE VIEW Include Kelly Clarkson, Sally Field, and More!
by TV Scoop - September 14, 2018

Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on THE VIEW Include Kelly Clarkson, Sally Field, and More!, airing on ABC on Monday, September 17, 2018!... (more...)
Celebrity Cast for the New Season of DANCING WITH THE STARS Announced Celebrity Cast for the New Season of DANCING WITH THE STARS Announced
by TV News Desk - September 12, 2018

“Dancing with the Stars” is waltzing its way into its upcoming season, and the new celebrity cast is adding some glitzy bling to their wardrobe, breaking in their dancing shoes and readying themselves for their first dance on the ballroom floor, as the season kicks off MONDAY, SEPT. 24 (8:00-10:00 p... (more...)
Scoop: CBS This Morning Listings for the Week of September 10 Scoop: CBS This Morning Listings for the Week of September 10
by TV Scoop - September 06, 2018

Scoop: CBS This Morning Listings for the Week of September 10... (more...)
Scoop: Upcoming Guests on GOOD MORNING AMERICA on ABC Scoop: Upcoming Guests on GOOD MORNING AMERICA on ABC
by TV Scoop - August 31, 2018

Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on GOOD MORNING AMERICA, airing on ABC on Monday, September 3, 2018!... (more...)