‘Sesame Street’ to Air on HBO Before PBS
For the next five years, the number of Sesame Street episodes will soar from 18 to 35 per year. The new episodes will be shown on HBO at first. After nine months, they’ll air on PBS. “Sesame Workshop’s new partnership does not change the fundamental role PBS and stations play in the lives of families,” says an HBO spokesperson.
The final episode will be set on Christmas Day, 1927. PLUS: Julian Fellowes says of the ending: “I think it’s satisfactory. I hope it is.”
As part of the FringeNYC Festival, Dex! A Killer Musical promises to tackle all eight seasons of the Showtime series.
“We want to do it,” says NBC Entertainment chairman Robert Greenblatt.
The original Finn will make his debut in the season premiere in a flashback scene with Claire Holt and Nathaniel Buzolic.
University of California, San Francisco data scientist Brandon Ballinger found that for the Hardhome episode, heart rates jumped from 68 beats per minute to 92 beats per minute.
“She’s definitely back next season,” a source tells Us Weekly.
“I hear that he gets asked a lot if he is Ruby Rose, and it must be frustrating for him,” she tells Conan.
Connie Britton’s favorite part of Amy Schumer’s Friday Night Lights sketch was the ever-expanding wine glass
Britton tells Seth Meyers she was “flattered and honored” by the tribute.
Introducing Nedal performers Okilly Dokilly.