One of the great things about this lockdown is all the opportunities the general public get to view a lot of panels and events that you previously had to attend to see. While we won’t be getting Comic Con this year, the folks behind Comic Con are doing Comic-Con@Home events. Warner Brothers virtual slate includes the cast of His Dark Materials (after a slow start S1 grew on me), Lovecraft Country, American dad and more. The only thing I question is why have this now when they are going to have their own Fandome event August 22? Check out the full slate.
As part of Sesame Workshop’s Caring for Each Other Initiative, WarnerMedia will simulcast the half-hour special Sesame Street: Elmo’s Playdate across its networks on Tuesday, April 14th.
Elmo will be joined by celebrity guests Lin-Manuel Miranda, Anne Hathaway and Tracee Ellis Ross.
HBO, TNT and TBS are highlighting dozens of action movies that are available to stream on HBO, TBS and TNT while staying safe at home.
Titles include (in no particular order): Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw, Shazam!, John Wick Chapter 3: Parabellum, Black Panther, Shooter and Mr. & Mrs. Smith, among others.
TBS is commemorating the 25th anniversary of Friends with a month-long marathon, weekdays in September. Themed programming schedules will be released each week.
The nostalgia begins today with 48 episodes of the best running jokes in the series. The linear schedule for week one is below.
Does Conan’s Comic-Con tapings guest list. I’m working with TBS and hope to be at one of these tapings. But no guarantees. Conan O’Brien returns to San Diego for the fifth year in a row with a week of special one-hour star-filled shows taped during Comic-Con® International. This year’s shows will feature the stars of Veronica Mars, It Chapter Two, Carnival Row and plenty of super-star surprise guests. There’s a mysterious surprise guest listed for Thursday’s taping so obviously that’s the one I want to go to, but sadly I have interviews.
TBS will celebrate Family’s 20th Anniversary with a marathon of series creator Seth MacFarlane’s top 20 episodes on April 15th.
Tom Hanks will help Conan O’Brien kick off the new, nightly 30-minute format of CONAN on January 22nd.
The Cast of The Good Place and Bill Hader will be among Conan’s guests over the first week of the show’s new format.
When Drop the Mic and Snoop Dogg Presents The Joker’s Wild return for their third seasons on January 23rd, they will have a new home – TNT.
Both shows will have encore presentations on TBS. Details follow.
Conan O’Brien’s new 30-minute late night talk show will premiere on TBS at 11/10C.
The announcement trailer is more entertaining than 96.7%* of movie trailers out there. Check it out below.
TBS’ American Dad! muscles its way onto their schedule on February 11th (10/9C).
Check out the teaser for the season premiere below.
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee is donating a six-bedroom house to El Refugio, an organization that works with detained immigrants and their families, as part of its I.C.E.-focused, ice skating holiday spectacular Christmas on I.C.E. Details follow.
Christmas on I.C.E. to Air Wednesday, December 19 at 10:30/9:30C.