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Today's premieres and other notes (Friday, August 9)
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Robin Miller
2019-08-09 21:38:02 UTC
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Streaming:


Cable Girls (complete season 4) (3:01 am, Netflix)

https://www.netflix.com/title/80100929



The Family [new; complete season 1] (3:01 am, Netflix)

It’s not about faith. It’s about power. The Family explores the history
of a quietly powerful religious organization with strong ties to US
politics.



https://www.netflix.com/title/80063867

Not the many other shows with the same title:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Family_(disambiguation)#Television



GLOW (complete season 3) (3:01 am, Netflix)

Geena Davis joins the cast for five episodes of the acclaimed Netflix
series, which returns for a Las Vegas-set third season.

https://www.metacritic.com/tv/glow/season-3 [Metacritic score 80]



https://www.netflix.com/title/80114988



The InBESTigators [new; complete season 1] (3:01 am,
Netflix)

Four clever school kids start their own detective agency and vlog about
their adventures, becoming fast friends in the process.

https://www.netflix.com/title/80243216



Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling (special) (3:01 am,
Netflix)

One-off revival of the Nickelodeon animated series, which last aired in
1996.

https://www.netflix.com/title/81091977



Sintonia [new; complete season 1] (3:01 am, Netflix)

Doni is the baby of the family, dreaming of living the funk lifestyle;
Rita is a hard-working girl who is always on the move; and Nando is the
official tape unwinder of the suburbs. Surrounded by prejudice and
obstacles, the three will need to work hard to change their lives.
Brazilian series.



https://www.netflix.com/title/80217315



Spirit Riding Free: Pony Tales [new; complete season 1]
(3:01 am, Netflix)

Bite-sized stories, inspiring songs and big adventure. It's a taste of
everything you love about "Spirit Riding Free"! Animated.

https://www.netflix.com/title/81094271



Free Meek [new; documentary series] (3:01 am, Amazon
Prime Video)

Jay-Z-produced true-crime series investigates rapper Meek Mill's 2017
arrest.



https://www.amazon.com/Free-Meek-Official-Teaser-Trailer/dp/B07QF4DXPH/



Pete the Cat (2nd half of season 1) (3:01 am, Amazon
Prime Video)



Harrow (complete season 2) (3:01 am, Hulu)




Broadcast and cable:


Deadly Influencer (movie) (8 pm, LMN)

Eighteen-year-old Skylar Madison is obsessed with managing the online
social media "influencer" careers of her fellow classmates and will stop
at nothing to achieve her goals. That includes murder. Having already
gotten away with killing the most popular girl in her school, Skylar now
turns her sights on managing the career of seventeen-year-old Jessica
Lake, the new girl in class and an up-and-coming fashion video blogger.
But Jessica's mother Lynn Kessling suspects the truth: that Skylar is a
dangerous, amoral psychopath, who's dark secrets may be too frightening
to believe! Morgan Taylor Campbell, Abby Ross, Anne Dudek star.

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9251326/

https://www.mylifetime.com/movies/deadly-influencer



WE Day (special) (8 pm, ABC)

Join host Neil Patrick Harris for an unforgettable "WE Day" Special
featuring chart-topping performers and iconic celebrities, including
Mahershala Ali, Chance The Rapper, Selena Gomez, Joe Jonas, Bill Nye,
Natalie Portman, Lilly Singh, Hailee Steinfeld, Pentatonix, Meghan
Trainor, Eddie Vedder and WE co-founders and social entrepreneurs Marc
and Craig Kielburger, alongside remarkable change-makers impacting their
communities and the world. People tune in to the "WE Day" Special to
find hope, optimism and ideas that will inspire them to get doing and
create big, lasting change. Featuring energetic performances combined
with moving speeches, comedic interludes and documentary-style features
highlighting incredible individuals who are making a difference, the "WE
Day" Special motivates viewers with tangible ways they too can make to
have a positive impact at home and beyond.



What Would You Do? (season 15 premiere) (9 pm, ABC)



20/20 (new time slot) (10 pm, ABC)



Jett (season 1 finale) (10 pm, Cinemax)



MotherFatherSon (season 1 finale) (10 pm, Starz)




Tomorrow's advance notes

Coming later.


--Robin
Ian J. Ball
2019-08-09 22:06:35 UTC
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Post by Robin Miller
Deadly Influencer (movie) (8 pm, LMN)
Eighteen-year-old Skylar Madison is obsessed with managing the online
social media "influencer" careers of her fellow classmates and will
stop at nothing to achieve her goals. That includes murder. Having
already gotten away with killing the most popular girl in her school,
Skylar now turns her sights on managing the career of
seventeen-year-old Jessica Lake, the new girl in class and an
up-and-coming fashion video blogger. But Jessica's mother Lynn Kessling
suspects the truth: that Skylar is a dangerous, amoral psychopath,
who's dark secrets may be too frightening to believe! Morgan Taylor
Campbell, Abby Ross, Anne Dudek star.
Mais, oui!! :)
Post by Robin Miller
Tomorrow's advance notes
Coming later.
--Robin
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anim8rfsk
2019-08-09 22:34:03 UTC
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Tomorrow's advance notes
Coming later.
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BTR1701
2019-08-09 22:36:55 UTC
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Post by Robin Miller
WE Day (special) (8 pm, ABC)
Join host Neil Patrick Harris for an unforgettable "WE Day" Special
featuring chart-topping performers and iconic celebrities, including
Mahershala Ali, Chance The Rapper, Selena Gomez, Joe Jonas, Bill Nye,
Natalie Portman, Lilly Singh, Hailee Steinfeld, Pentatonix, Meghan
Trainor, Eddie Vedder and WE co-founders and social entrepreneurs Marc
and Craig Kielburger, alongside remarkable change-makers impacting their
communities and the world. People tune in to the "WE Day" Special to
find hope, optimism and ideas that will inspire them to get doing and
create big, lasting change. Featuring energetic performances combined
with moving speeches, comedic interludes and documentary-style features
highlighting incredible individuals who are making a difference, the "WE
Day" Special motivates viewers with tangible ways they too can make to
have a positive impact at home and beyond.
I'd rather slam my hand in a car door.
shawn
2019-08-09 23:13:45 UTC
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Post by BTR1701
Post by Robin Miller
WE Day (special) (8 pm, ABC)
Join host Neil Patrick Harris for an unforgettable "WE Day" Special
featuring chart-topping performers and iconic celebrities, including
Mahershala Ali, Chance The Rapper, Selena Gomez, Joe Jonas, Bill Nye,
Natalie Portman, Lilly Singh, Hailee Steinfeld, Pentatonix, Meghan
Trainor, Eddie Vedder and WE co-founders and social entrepreneurs Marc
and Craig Kielburger, alongside remarkable change-makers impacting their
communities and the world. People tune in to the "WE Day" Special to
find hope, optimism and ideas that will inspire them to get doing and
create big, lasting change. Featuring energetic performances combined
with moving speeches, comedic interludes and documentary-style features
highlighting incredible individuals who are making a difference, the "WE
Day" Special motivates viewers with tangible ways they too can make to
have a positive impact at home and beyond.
I'd rather slam my hand in a car door.
So they've already encouraged you to make a change in your life?
Probably not the best change you could make but hey if it works for
you. LOL.
anim8rfsk
2019-08-10 00:02:46 UTC
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Post by BTR1701
WE Day (special) (8 pm, ABC)
Join host Neil Patrick Harris for an unforgettable "WE Day" Special
featuring chart-topping performers and iconic celebrities, including
Mahershala Ali, Chance The Rapper, Selena Gomez, Joe Jonas, Bill Nye,
Natalie Portman, Lilly Singh, Hailee Steinfeld, Pentatonix, Meghan
Trainor, Eddie Vedder and WE co-founders and social entrepreneurs Marc
and Craig Kielburger, alongside remarkable change-makers impacting their
communities and the world. People tune in to the "WE Day" Special to
find hope, optimism and ideas that will inspire them to get doing and
create big, lasting change. Featuring energetic performances combined
with moving speeches, comedic interludes and documentary-style features
highlighting incredible individuals who are making a difference, the "WE
Day" Special motivates viewers with tangible ways they too can make to
have a positive impact at home and beyond.
I'd rather slam my hand in a car door.
I've done that!
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RichA
2019-08-09 23:46:43 UTC
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God what crap.
Robin Miller
2019-08-10 01:19:15 UTC
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Cable Girls       (complete season 4)           (3:01 am, Netflix)
https://www.netflix.com/title/80100929
The Family        [new; complete season 1]              (3:01 am, Netflix)
It’s not about faith. It’s about power. The Family explores the history
of a quietly powerful religious organization with strong ties to US
politics.
http://youtu.be/7knN2TXQPzw
https://www.netflix.com/title/80063867
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Family_(disambiguation)#Television
GLOW         (complete season 3)          (3:01 am, Netflix)
Geena Davis joins the cast for five episodes of the acclaimed Netflix
series, which returns for a Las Vegas-set third season.
https://www.metacritic.com/tv/glow/season-3      [Metacritic score 80]
http://youtu.be/xQaCxIJX0J0
https://www.netflix.com/title/80114988
The InBESTigators         [new; complete season 1]          (3:01 am,
Netflix)
Four clever school kids start their own detective agency and vlog about
their adventures, becoming fast friends in the process.
https://www.netflix.com/title/80243216
Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling         (special)          (3:01 am,
Netflix)
One-off revival of the Nickelodeon animated series, which last aired in
1996.
https://www.netflix.com/title/81091977
Sintonia         [new; complete season 1]          (3:01 am, Netflix)
Doni is the baby of the family, dreaming of living the funk lifestyle;
Rita is a hard-working girl who is always on the move; and Nando is the
official tape unwinder of the suburbs. Surrounded by prejudice and
obstacles, the three will need to work hard to change their lives.
Brazilian series.
http://youtu.be/xsODpM3Rwdg
https://www.netflix.com/title/80217315
Spirit Riding Free: Pony Tales        [new; complete season 1] (3:01 am,
Netflix)
Bite-sized stories, inspiring songs and big adventure. It's a taste of
everything you love about "Spirit Riding Free"! Animated.
https://www.netflix.com/title/81094271
Free Meek          [new; documentary series]          (3:01 am, Amazon
Prime Video)
Jay-Z-produced true-crime series investigates rapper Meek Mill's 2017
arrest.
http://youtu.be/UdQ0s6BKUoQ
https://www.amazon.com/Free-Meek-Official-Teaser-Trailer/dp/B07QF4DXPH/
Pete the Cat         (2nd half of season 1)        (3:01 am, Amazon
Prime Video)
Harrow          (complete season 2)           (3:01 am, Hulu)
Deadly Influencer         (movie)         (8 pm, LMN)
Eighteen-year-old Skylar Madison is obsessed with managing the online
social media "influencer" careers of her fellow classmates and will stop
at nothing to achieve her goals. That includes murder. Having already
gotten away with killing the most popular girl in her school, Skylar now
turns her sights on managing the career of seventeen-year-old Jessica
Lake, the new girl in class and an up-and-coming fashion video blogger.
But Jessica's mother Lynn Kessling suspects the truth: that Skylar is a
dangerous, amoral psychopath, who's dark secrets may be too frightening
to believe! Morgan Taylor Campbell, Abby Ross, Anne Dudek star.
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9251326/
https://www.mylifetime.com/movies/deadly-influencer
WE Day          (special)           (8 pm, ABC)
Join host Neil Patrick Harris for an unforgettable "WE Day" Special
featuring chart-topping performers and iconic celebrities, including
Mahershala Ali, Chance The Rapper, Selena Gomez, Joe Jonas, Bill Nye,
Natalie Portman, Lilly Singh, Hailee Steinfeld, Pentatonix, Meghan
Trainor, Eddie Vedder and WE co-founders and social entrepreneurs Marc
and Craig Kielburger, alongside remarkable change-makers impacting their
communities and the world. People tune in to the "WE Day" Special to
find hope, optimism and ideas that will inspire them to get doing and
create big, lasting change. Featuring energetic performances combined
with moving speeches, comedic interludes and documentary-style features
highlighting incredible individuals who are making a difference, the "WE
Day" Special motivates viewers with tangible ways they too can make to
have a positive impact at home and beyond.
What Would You Do?         (season 15 premiere)          (9 pm, ABC)
20/20          (new time slot)            (10 pm, ABC)
Jett           (season 1 finale)           (10 pm, Cinemax)
MotherFatherSon          (season 1 finale)         (10 pm, Starz)
        Tomorrow's advance notes
Manson: The Women (special) (7-9 pm, Oxygen)



Fallen Hearts (movie) (8 pm, Lifetime Channel)

Based on the third book, "Fallen Hearts" follows Heaven (Annalise
Basso), now happily married and ready to settle back in her hometown.
But after a trip to Farthinggale Manor, Heaven is persuaded to stay.
Lured by her grandfather Tony Tatterton (Jason Priestley) to live amidst
the wealthy and privileged Heaven seems to have it all until the ghosts
of her past rise up once more, threatening her precious new life. Third
in a series of five movies.

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9730640/

https://www.mylifetime.com/movies/fallen-hearts



The Zoo: San Diego [new] (8 and 9 pm, two episodes,
Animal Planet)

An all-new series that provides Animal Planet's global audiences with a
revealing, behind-the-scenes look at San Diego Zoo Global, whose mission
is to save species worldwide while inspiring passion for animals and
nature. Featuring two parks, the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo
Safari Park, as well as the San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation
Research, San Diego Zoo Global is home to more than 700 species and
6,500 animals. Regular time is 9 pm.



Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Sports (special) (8 to
9:30 pm, Nickelodeon)



A Taste of Summer (movie) (9 pm, Hallmark Channel)

Gabby Ferrar moves to the town of Bright Shore, Massachusetts to open a
restaurant after a stint as a sous chef in New York. Upon arrival, she
encounters Caleb Delaney, a single father who runs his own restaurant
and coaches the girls’ softball team. Both restaurants will compete in
the Taste of Summer Food Festival hosted in Bright Shore. During the
course of the summer, Gabby finds joy in running her own restaurant as
she rediscovers her passion and gets to know Caleb. Starring Roselyn
Sanchez and Eric Winter.

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10345024/

https://www.hallmarkchannel.com/a-taste-of-summer



Black Love (season 4 premiere) (9 pm, OWN)



The Vet Life (season 5 premiere) (10 pm, Animal Planet)



My Favorite Shapes by Julio Torres (comedy special)
(10:30 to 11:30 pm, HBO)

Comedian Julio Torres examines his favorite shapes, which include a
plexiglass square, an oval that wishes he were a circle, a
self-conscious cactus and a Ferrero Rocher chocolate.





Mountain Mamas [new] (11 and 11:30 pm, two episodes,
HGTV)

Families with a passion for the great outdoors love Montana for its
picturesque mountain vistas and wide-open spaces. Real estate mavens
Jackie Wickens and Trecie Wheat Hughes help their clients make their
dream a reality in the new HGTV series Mountain Mamas.


--Robin
shawn
2019-08-10 01:29:52 UTC
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On Fri, 9 Aug 2019 21:19:15 -0400, Robin Miller
Thanks, Robin. We can always count on you to come up with yet more
shows we won't watch. ;)
suzeeq
2019-08-10 01:31:43 UTC
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Post by shawn
On Fri, 9 Aug 2019 21:19:15 -0400, Robin Miller
Thanks, Robin. We can always count on you to come up with yet more
shows we won't watch. ;)
Agreed! :D
Robin Miller
2019-08-10 02:04:13 UTC
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Post by shawn
On Fri, 9 Aug 2019 21:19:15 -0400, Robin Miller
Thanks, Robin. We can always count on you to come up with yet more
shows we won't watch. ;)
I have an endless supply!

:-)

--Robin
Dimensional Traveler
2019-08-10 02:19:01 UTC
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Post by Robin Miller
Post by shawn
On Fri, 9 Aug 2019 21:19:15 -0400, Robin Miller
Thanks, Robin. We can always count on you to come up with yet more
shows we won't watch. ;)
I have an endless supply!
:-)
Are you sure you want to take credit for that?
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anim8rfsk
2019-08-10 02:44:14 UTC
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Post by Robin Miller
Tomorrow's advance notes
Yay!
Manson: The Women (special) (7-9 pm, Oxygen)
Looks like you just Squeakied by
Fallen Hearts (movie) (8 pm, Lifetime Channel)
Based on the third book, "Fallen Hearts" follows Heaven (Annalise
Basso), now happily married and ready to settle back in her hometown.
But after a trip to Farthinggale Manor, Heaven is persuaded to stay.
Lured by her grandfather Tony Tatterton (Jason Priestley) to live amidst
the wealthy and privileged Heaven seems to have it all until the ghosts
of her past rise up once more, threatening her precious new life. Third
in a series of five movies.
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9730640/
https://www.mylifetime.com/movies/fallen-hearts
The Zoo: San Diego [new] (8 and 9 pm, two episodes,
Animal Planet)
An all-new series that provides Animal Planet's global audiences with a
revealing, behind-the-scenes look at San Diego Zoo Global, whose mission
is to save species worldwide while inspiring passion for animals and
nature. Featuring two parks, the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo
Safari Park, as well as the San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation
Research, San Diego Zoo Global is home to more than 700 species and
6,500 animals. Regular time is 9 pm.
Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Sports (special) (8 to
9:30 pm, Nickelodeon)
A Taste of Summer (movie) (9 pm, Hallmark Channel)
Gabby Ferrar moves to the town of Bright Shore, Massachusetts to open a
restaurant after a stint as a sous chef in New York. Upon arrival, she
encounters Caleb Delaney, a single father who runs his own restaurant
and coaches the girls’ softball team. Both restaurants will compete in
the Taste of Summer Food Festival hosted in Bright Shore. During the
course of the summer, Gabby finds joy in running her own restaurant as
she rediscovers her passion and gets to know Caleb. Starring Roselyn
Sanchez and Eric Winter.
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10345024/
https://www.hallmarkchannel.com/a-taste-of-summer
Black Love (season 4 premiere) (9 pm, OWN)
The Vet Life (season 5 premiere) (10 pm, Animal Planet)
My Favorite Shapes by Julio Torres (comedy special)
(10:30 to 11:30 pm, HBO)
Comedian Julio Torres examines his favorite shapes, which include a
plexiglass square, an oval that wishes he were a circle, a
self-conscious cactus and a Ferrero Rocher chocolate.
http://youtu.be/LLRwd6dXjBc
Mountain Mamas [new] (11 and 11:30 pm, two episodes,
HGTV)
Families with a passion for the great outdoors love Montana for its
picturesque mountain vistas and wide-open spaces. Real estate mavens
Jackie Wickens and Trecie Wheat Hughes help their clients make their
dream a reality in the new HGTV series Mountain Mamas.
Maybe something for Ian. Thanks,
--Robin
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Ian J. Ball
2019-08-10 02:59:38 UTC
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Post by Robin Miller
        Tomorrow's advance notes
Fallen Hearts (movie) (8 pm, Lifetime Channel)
Based on the third book, "Fallen Hearts" follows Heaven (Annalise
Basso), now happily married and ready to settle back in her hometown.
But after a trip to Farthinggale Manor, Heaven is persuaded to stay.
Lured by her grandfather Tony Tatterton (Jason Priestley)
He's not her "grandfather"!!!

(And, even if he "were", he'd be her "step-grandfather", not her
"grandfather"!!)
Post by Robin Miller
to live amidst the wealthy and privileged Heaven seems to have it all
until the ghosts of her past rise up once more, threatening her
precious new life. Third in a series of five movies.
And the last one with Basso & co... :(
Post by Robin Miller
Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Sports (special) (8 to
9:30 pm, Nickelodeon)
Not even if you paid me!!
Post by Robin Miller
A Taste of Summer (movie) (9 pm, Hallmark Channel)
Gabby Ferrar moves to the town of Bright Shore, Massachusetts to open a
restaurant after a stint as a sous chef in New York. Upon arrival, she
encounters Caleb Delaney, a single father who runs his own restaurant
and coaches the girls’ softball team. Both restaurants will compete in
the Taste of Summer Food Festival hosted in Bright Shore. During the
course of the summer, Gabby finds joy in running her own restaurant as
she rediscovers her passion and gets to know Caleb. Starring Roselyn
Sanchez and Eric Winter.
Huh. Sanchez is definitely getting out of Hallmark's "comfort zone"! -
I may take a look at this to see how it goes...
Post by Robin Miller
Black Love (season 4 premiere) (9 pm, OWN)
By definition, "not racist"... ;p
Post by Robin Miller
Mountain Mamas [new] (11 and 11:30 pm, two episodes, HGTV)
Families with a passion for the great outdoors love Montana for its
picturesque mountain vistas and wide-open spaces. Real estate mavens
Jackie Wickens and Trecie Wheat Hughes help their clients make their
dream a reality in the new HGTV series Mountain Mamas.
--Robin
I'd literally rather watch the long-since dead "Ma's Roadhouse". >:/
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of "kill"?" - M-OC, "A Perilous Rescue" (ep. #2.9), LSW:TFA (08-10-2017)
anim8rfsk
2019-08-10 04:14:51 UTC
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Today's premieres and other notes (Friday, August 9)
August 9, 2019 at 7:59:38 PM MST
Post by Robin Miller
Tomorrow's advance notes
Fallen Hearts (movie) (8 pm, Lifetime Channel)
Based on the third book, "Fallen Hearts" follows Heaven (Annalise
Basso), now happily married and ready to settle back in her hometown.
But after a trip to Farthinggale Manor, Heaven is persuaded to stay.
Lured by her grandfather Tony Tatterton (Jason Priestley)
He's not her "grandfather"!!!
(And, even if he "were", he'd be her "step-grandfather", not her
"grandfather"!!)
to live amidst the wealthy and privileged Heaven seems to have it all
until the ghosts of her past rise up once more, threatening her
precious new life. Third in a series of five movies.
And the last one with Basso & co... :(
Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Sports (special) (8 to
9:30 pm, Nickelodeon)
Not even if you paid me!!

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