Team wife and husband Rebecca Romijn (“Star Trek: Strange New Worlds”) and Jerry O’Connell (“The Talk”) will co-host CBS’s upcoming reality series “The Real Love Boat,” it was announced on Tuesday. chain.
Inspired by the ’70s scripted series “The Love Boat”, “The Real Love Boat” is a dating show that sees the contestants mingling on a luxury cruise ship, sailing through the Mediterranean. The show will feature destination dates and challenges between couples forming, with one couple winning a cash prize and a free trip from Princess Cruises.
“The Real Love Boat” is scheduled to air Oct. 5 at 9 p.m. ET on CBS, following “Survivor” and leading up to “The Amazing Race.” Eureka Production is producing the series in association with Buster Productions. Chris Culvenor, Paul Franklin, Wes Dening and Jay Bienstock produce the series for Eureka.
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“Making the Cut” returns to Prime Video on August 19, the streamer announced Tuesday. Season 3 of the popular fashion competition series will follow a new group of 10 talented designers from around the world as they take their emerging brands to the next level and compete for the $1 million grand prize as well as a mentorship with Amazon Fashion. Alongside hosts and executive producers Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn are judges Nicole Richie, Creative Director of House of Harlow 1960, and Jeremy Scott, Creative Director of Moschino. Chloe x Halle, Jason Bolden and Wisdom Kaye will also join as guest judges throughout the season. Season 3 of “Making the Cut,” streaming exclusively on Prime Video, will air two episodes each week and conclude with a finale on September 9.
The 46th annual NBC’s “Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular” has announced its star-studded lineup. Craig Melvin and Dylan Dreyer, anchors of NBC News’ “Today,” will return for a second time to co-host the evening. The event will feature performances by 5 Seconds of Summer, Brett Eldredge, Carly Pearce and Pitbull with Filmore. The cast of “Freestyle Love Supreme,” including Lin-Manuel Miranda, James Monroe Iglehart, Kaila Mullady, Dizzy Senze and Anthony Veneziale, will also perform; and “Moulin Rouge!” off-Broadway! The cast members of The Musical Jacqueline B. Arnold, Jessica Lee Goldyn, Tasia Jungbauer and Jeigh Majus will also take the stage. Plus, celebrity chef and BBQ expert, Chef David Rose will be joining the evening. Craig Ferguson, Padma Lakshmi, Paulina Porizkova and Wolfgang Puck will take part in a series of segments titled “The American Spirit” in which guests share their stories about what it’s like to live in the United States. The event, which will launch more than 48,000 shells and the effects of five barges on New York’s East River, will air Monday, July 4 from 8-10 p.m. on NBC. It will also air on Peacock. An encore presentation will follow from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m. on NBC.
“Confirmed,” a new four-part docuseries from Dawn Porter, has been announced by Showtime Documentary Films. The documentary traces the modern history of the Supreme Court and the people, decisions and confirmation battles that have shaped the United States. To better understand today’s critical moment with the Court in light of many historic decisions, the series looks back to the 1950s when Chief Justice Earl Warren led the Court through an era of progressive legal decisions. Produced by Trilogy Films and Sony Pictures Television, the docuseries will premiere in early 2023. Porter executive producers alongside Eli Holzman and Aaron Saidman for Sony Pictures Television.
Hulu will be the official streamer for Essence Festival 2022, which will be held in New Orleans and virtually from June 30 through July 3. The lineup will include panel discussions and musical performances that will be available exclusively for Hulu SVOD subscribers to stream. The “Essence Fest Primetime” livestream will air on Hulu July 1-3 from 7-11:59 p.m. CT. Hulu will also be showcasing an immersive experience at the festival, called “The Rink @ The Hulu Motel,” which will include an ice rink filled with freebies and content-themed food and drink. The three-day installment will be open July 1-3 from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. CT to guests over the age of 21 at the New Orleans Civic Theater. Registration is always open to attend the Essence Festival virtually or in person.
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Steve Carell, Maya Hawke and musical guest Giveon will appear on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” this Tuesday, while Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Jimmie Allen will appear on “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.” “Late Night With Seth Meyers” will feature Wanda Sykes, Kesha and Patrick Radden Keefe, while “The Late Late Show With James Corden” will feature Vin Diesel, Ed Sheeran and Maisie Peters. Chelsea Handler will be the guest host of “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” along with guests Simu Liu, Jo Koy and Jelly Roll.