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Forest Whitaker Signs On for Multi-Episode Arc on Empire!

Oscar®-winning actor Forest Whitaker is joining the cast of Empire for a multi-episode arc during the show’s fourth season.

Whitaker will play “Uncle Eddie,” a charismatic music icon and bonafide hitmaker, who gave an unknown Lucious his first radio airplay.

Empire returns on Wednesday, September 27th (8/7C).

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Epic Teaser: Empire and Star Collide In Season Premieres!

On an epic night of music and drama, Carlotta (Queen Latifah) comes face-to-face with Cookie (Taraji P. Henson),Lucious (Terrence Howard) and Jamal Lyon (Jussie Smollett), as the worlds of Empire and Star collide Wednesday, Sept. 27 on FOX. The special event begins with the Season Four premiere of Empire (8/7C), followed by the Season Two premiere of Stat (9/8C).

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Final Wave of Nominees Announced for Teen Choice 2017!

 

The final wave of nominees for Teen Choice 2017 have been announced and the number of categories now includes Choice Gamer, Choice Changemaker, Choice Latin Song, Choice TVShip and Choice MovieShip.

Selena Gomez leads the second wave with eight noms; Justin Bieber follows with seven; Beauty and the Beast, Teen Wolf and Riverdale each earned six nods.

Teen Choice 2017 will be broadcast live on FOX, on Sunday, August 13th.

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FOX Announces Fall 2017-18 Premiere Dates!

THE GIFTED: L-R: Percy Hynes White, Stephen Moyer, Amy Acker and Natalie Alyn Lind in THE GIFTED premiering this fall on FOX. ©2017 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Frank Ockenfels/FOX

FOX has announced its Fall 2017-18 premiere dates and placement is everything – Marvel’s The Gifted, for example, will follow the season three premiere of DC’s Lucifer; Ghosted will slide into the Sunday comedy block, and The Orville will premiere following an NFL doubleheader for two weeks before moving to its regular timeslot following Gotham on Thursdays.

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FOX Sets Date for Teen Choice 2017!

Teen Choice 2017 has an airdate: August 13th.

The two-hour LIVE event will honor the year’s iconic stars from the best films, most-loved TV shows, fiercest music and the top moments in fashion, digital and comedy with the coveted Teen Choice Surfboard Awards. Host(s), performers, presenters and nominees for Teen Choice 2017 to be announced.

Whether the 2017 surfboards be as colorful as last years remains to be seen.

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Odd Assortment of Trailers: FOX’s New Shows!

GHOSTED: L-R: Craig Robinson and Adam Scott in GHOSTED premiering this fall on FOX.
©2017 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Kevin Estrada/Fox

Whether you’re looking for an X-Files parody, a medical drama, something about the customers of an airline that shuttles between LA and Vegas, or something that’s reminiscent of Galaxy Quest via Quark, FOX has just the show for you.

Or so this odd assortment of trailers would suggest.

Ghosted and The Orville will premiere this fall on FOX. The Resident and LA to Vegas are set for midseason premieres.

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Empire Joins Star; Gotham Movies To Thursday on FOX’s 2017-18 Primetime Fall Schedule!

THE GIFTED: L-R: Amy Acker, Natalie Alyn Lind, Stephen Moyer and Percy Hynes White in THE GIFTED premiering this fall on FOX. ©2017 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Ryan Green/FOX

FOX has announced its 2017-18 Fall Primetime Schedule and it has only added three new shows – but a few have been shuffled about.

Lucifer will move up an hour on Mondays, leading into Marvel’s The Gifted; Gotham moves from its Monday slot to Thursdays, leading to Seth MacFarlane’s new live-action sci fi series The Orville.

Lethal Weapon shifts from Wednesdays, leading into returning comedies The Mick and Brooklyn Nine-Nine; Empire moves to Wednesday to lead into Star; on Fridays, Hell’s Kitchen leads into the new season of The Exorcist.

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Dad Puts People Like Us In Jail Trailer: The Gifted!

The first full-length trailer for FOX’s Marvel series The Gifted has been released and it gives us a look at why the Stewart family has gone on the run – an unfortunate response to bullying has provoked an uncontrolled reaction from son Andy.

What makes this so important is that his sister, Lauren, also has powers – and their father, Reed, works for the agency (Sentinel Services) that hunts down and sequesters mutants away from the general public – ‘to secure the safety of the community.’

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FOX Announces Pulitizer Prize-Winning Rent As Upcoming Live Event!

Not resting on their laurels after announcing A Christmas Story as a live TV event this December, FOX has now announced that it is bringing the Pulitzer Prize/Grammy Award/Tony Award-winning play Rent to the small screen as a live musical event.

Rent will be produced for the network by Marc Platt and estate of writer/composer Jonathan Larson.

Further details are to be announced.

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Fox Adapting Christmas Classic As TV Event Musical!

You’ve probably seen A Christmas Story – it runs, seemingly everywhere, every Christmas. It’s the story a little boy who really, really, really wants a certain, very specific Christmas present.

Fox Television and Warner Horizon Unscripted Television are partnering to bring A Christmas Story to television as a musical (inspired by the film and the Tony Award-Nominated A Christmas Story: The Musical).

Tony Award Nominees Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (“Dear Evan Hansen”) will write several new songs for the live TV event; Jonathan Tolins and Robert Cary (Grease: Live) will adapt the book.

The three-hour A Christmas Story will air in December.

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