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Jupiter Promotes Steven McGovern to VP of Production – TVREAL

Jupiter Entertainment has upped seasoned producer Steven McGovern to the post of VP of production.

In his new position, McGovern will oversee day-to-day operations, including budgeting and scheduling across all Jupiter projects. He will supervise a production slate of more than 250 hours of programming for 2018-19, which includes Snapped (Oxygen), Murder Chose Me (ID), Homicide Hunter (ID), Murder Calls (ID), Killer Couples (Oxygen) and Fatal Attraction (TV One).

Over the course of his career, McGovern has worked for such companies as Leopard USA, ITV Studios, Studio Lambert, Cineflix and RDF; and multiple networks and cable outlets, including ID, Oxygen, ABC, Reelz, CNBC, HGTV, ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5. He most recently served as the director of production at Jupiter.

McGovern will continue to work out of Jupiter’s New York City office and report directly to Robert Twilley, senior VP and general manager.

Twilley said: “We’re delighted to announce Steve’s promotion. Over the

Read more at: https://worldscreen.com/tvreal/jupiter-promotes-steven-mcgovern-to-vp-of-production/

Exclusive: Jupiter Entertainment ups Steven McGovern to VP, production

Unscripted television producer Jupiter Entertainment has elevated veteran producer Steven McGovern to vice president of production.

In his expanded role, McGovern will manage daily operations, including budgeting and scheduling across all Jupiter projects. He currently oversees a production slate of programs that includes Oxygen’s Snapped and Killer Couples; Investigation Discovery’s Murder Chose Me, Homicide Hunter and Murder Calls; and TV One’s Fatal Attraction.

McGovern will continue to work out of the company’s New York offices and reports directly to Robert Twilley, SVP and GM of Jupiter. Previously, he was the prodco’s director of production.

McGovern has more than 20 years of experience in the television industry, having previously produced and managed production for hundreds of series, specials and pilots, including HGTV franchises House Hunters International and House Hunters Renovation.

Throughout his career, McGovern has held senior posts at Leopard USA, ITV Studios, Studio Lambert, and multiple networks

Read more at: http://realscreen.com/2019/01/30/exclusive-jupiter-entertainment-ups-steven-mcgovern-to-vp-production/

Who is Mario on Trigger Warning with Killer Mike?

Mario Pagan made a huge impression on Trigger Warning with Killer Mike. Pic credit: Netflix

Trigger Warning with Killer Mike is a new Netflix original documentary series that is innovative, impressive and incredibly thought-provoking. If anyone (aside from Killer Mike himself) stands out in this six-part series, it would be Mario Pagan.

Mario appeared in three episodes of the series, first showing up as part of a focus group in the episode titled White Gang Privilege.

When the idea for “Crip-a-Cola” was first introduced to the group, everyone in the room loved the idea. Of course, they didn’t know the name of the drink or the group behind it yet.

When they learned the name of the new soda being taste tested, everyone balked. No one thought walking down the street with a gang-affiliated soft drink was a good idea and none were more

Read more at: https://www.monstersandcritics.com/smallscreen/who-is-mario-on-trigger-warning-with-killer-mike/

TV tonight: ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ set to bring the crazy

TV picks for Monday, Jan. 21

WATCH THIS:

“Big Brother: Celebrity Edition” (8 p.m., CBS): Brace yourself. The wacky reality series that turns semi-famous people into human lab rats is back with 12 new houseguests. The cast includes former White House director of communications Anthony Scaramucci, O.J. Simpson’s ex-guest house tenant Kato Kaelin and Lindsay Lohan’s mom/manager, Dina Lohan. Julie Chen returns to host.

“The Bachelor” (8 p.m., ABC): Shiver me timbers! Eight women arrive at the arena that showcases the swashbuckling live show “Pirates Dinner Adventure,” where Caelynn and Tracy compete for the position of Colton’s “first soul mate,” as the cheering crowd urges them on. Later, Hannah B. and Caelynn, the beauty pageant archenemies, continue to spar and make wildly conflicting claims about each other to Colton. Elsewhere,

Read more at: https://www.mercurynews.com/2019/01/21/tv-tonight-celebrity-big-brother-set-to-bring-the-crazy/

TV tonight: ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ set to bring the crazy

TV picks for Monday, Jan. 21

WATCH THIS:

“Big Brother: Celebrity Edition” (8 p.m., CBS): Brace yourself. The wacky reality series that turns semi-famous people into human lab rats is back with 12 new houseguests. The cast includes former White House director of communications Anthony Scaramucci, O.J. Simpson’s ex-guest house tenant Kato Kaelin and Lindsay Lohan’s mom/manager, Dina Lohan. Julie Chen returns to host.

“The Bachelor” (8 p.m., ABC): Shiver me timbers! Eight women arrive at the arena that showcases the swashbuckling live show “Pirates Dinner Adventure,” where Caelynn and Tracy compete for the position of Colton’s “first soul mate,” as the cheering crowd urges them on. Later, Hannah B. and Caelynn, the beauty pageant archenemies, continue to spar and make wildly conflicting claims about each other to Colton. Elsewhere,

Read more at: https://www.mercurynews.com/2019/01/21/tv-tonight-celebrity-big-brother-set-to-bring-the-crazy/

What’s on TV? – Monday (01/21/19) – Plenty of New Shows On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day • AwardsCircuit – By Clayton Davis


Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day! As everyone enjoys a day off work (hopefully), TV looks to stay pretty the same. Most shows are returning with new episodes. However, there’s only a few key updates or new shows premiering today. Without further ado, let’s take a look at what’s airing tonight on TV.

PICK OF THE DAY

“Martin: The Legacy of a King” (BET) at 9 p.m. ET

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, BET has a tribute planned. As part of BET’s News Special series, “Martin: The Legacy of a King” honors the

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Sunday, Jan. 13: Relive the ’90s Tech Craze in ‘Valley of the Boom’

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Sunday, Jan. 13

Valley of the Boom
National Geographic, 9pm
New Series!

Silicon Valley spawned some of the world’s most influential people and recognizable brands during the 1990s. It’s also where the new phenomenon of the overnight tech millionaire was born, and where the dot-com bubble busted. Mixed into this six-part limited drama are actual interviews from experts from the era — Mark Cuban, Dan Goodin and Arianna Huffington — as well as prominent tech figures from the companies featured.

NFL Football: AFC and NFC Divisional Playoffs
CBS FOX, beginning at 1pm Live

Sunday’s NFL Divisional Playoff games are the L.A. Chargers at the New England Patriots (1pm

Read more at: https://www.channelguidemag.com/tv-news/2019/01/13/best-bets-sunday-jan-13-valley-of-the-boom-nat-geo-channel/

Saturday, Jan. 12: NFL Playoffs AFC and NFC Divisional Round

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Saturday, Jan. 12

NFL Football: AFC and NFC Divisional Playoffs
NBC FOX, beginning at 4:30pm Live

The road to Super Bowl LIII narrows with this weekend’s Divisional Playoff games. The Indianapolis Colts are at the Kansas City Chiefs (NBC, 4:30pm ET) and the Dallas Cowboys are at the L.A. Rams (FOX, 8:15pm ET) on Saturday. Sunday’s games are the L.A. Chargers at the New England Patriots (1pm ET, CBS) and the Philadelphia Eagles at the New Orleans Saints (4:40pm ET, FOX).

College Basketball
CBS, ESPN ESPN2, beginning at 12pm Live

Top college basketball action today includes Ole Miss at Mississippi State (CBS), Duke at Florida State (ESPN) and Gonzaga at San Francisco (ESPN2).

Super 8
AMC, 8pm

J.J. Abrams’ 2011 supernatural thriller makes its AMC

Read more at: https://www.channelguidemag.com/tv-news/2019/01/12/best-bets-saturday-jan-12-nfl-playoffs-divisional-round/

Friday, Jan. 11: Netflix’s ‘Sex Education’ Is Comic Therapy

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Friday, Jan. 11

Sex Education
Netflix
New Series!

Otis (Asa Butterfield) is an inexperienced, socially awkward high school student who lives with his mother (Gillian Anderson), a sex therapist. Surrounded by manuals, videos and tediously open conversations about sex, he is a reluctant expert on the subject. When his home life is revealed at school, Otis realizes he can use his specialist knowledge to gain status. He teams with a whip-smart girl named Maeve (Emma Mackey), and together they set up an underground sex therapy clinic to deal with their fellow students’ weird and wonderful problems. Through this, Otis realizes he may need some therapy of his own.

Informer
Amazon
New Series!

This six-part Brit drama centers on Raza (Nabhaan Rizwan),

Read more at: https://www.channelguidemag.com/tv-news/2019/01/11/best-bets-friday-jan-11-sex-education-netflix/

Thursday, Jan. 10: ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Season 6 Comes to NBC

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Thursday, Jan. 10

Brooklyn Nine-Nine
NBC, 9pm
Season Premiere!
The popular former FOX comedy begins its sixth season on its new network. Last year, after fan outcry following the show’s cancellation by FOX, NBC quickly swooped in to renew it. Aside from the network, nothing major has changed. The series continues to follow the exploits of Detective Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) and his colleagues as they police the NYPD’s 99th Precinct. Season 6 opens with “Honeymoon,” involving Jake and Amy (Melissa Fumero), who tied the knot in the Season 5 finale. We’ll also learn whether Captain Ray Holt (Andre Braugher) has been named the new police commissioner.