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Your TV Source Roundup: ‘How I Met Your Father’ Premiere Date, ‘Warrior Nun’ Canceled, ‘The Reluctant Traveler’ Premiere Date, ‘Step Up’ Canceled, ‘Ginny & Georgia’ Trailer, ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Queens Ruvealed, and More!

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How I Met Your Father returns for season two on hulu January 24 with weekly episodes. In the near future, Sophie is telling her son the story of how she met his father: a story that catapults us back to the present where Sophie and her close-knit group of friends are in the midst of figuring out who they are, what they want out of life, and how to fall in love in the age of dating apps and limitless options. 

Netflix has canceled Warrior Nun after two seasons. After waking up in a morgue, an orphaned teen discovers she now possesses superpowers as the chosen Halo-Bearer for a secret sect of demon-hunting nuns.Ava and the Sister-Warriors of the OCS must find a way to defeat the angel, Adriel, as he attempts to build his following into the dominant religion on the planet. 

Apple TV+’s travel series The Reluctant Traveler, hosted by Eugene Levy will premiere on February 24. The eight episode series follows Levy as he visits some of the world’s most beautiful and intriguing destinations in Costa Rica, Finland, Italy, Japan, Maldives, Portugal, South Africa and the United States, exploring remarkable hotels and the places and cultures surrounding them. Levy packs his suitcase with some trepidation but hopes his experiences might lead to a whole new chapter in life, even if it means confronting some of his long-held fears.

Starz has canceled Step Up after three seasons. The series ran for two seasons on YouTube before moving to Starz for its current third and final season. The series stars Ne-Yo and Christina Milian who stepped in following the death of Naya Rivera. 

Season two of Ginny & Georgia premieres on Netflix January 5. How do you live with the knowledge that your mother is a murderer? That’s what Ginny is going to have to figure out. Burdened with the new understanding that Kenny – her step-dad – didn’t die of natural causes, now Ginny must deal with the fact that Georgia not only killed, she killed to protect Ginny. Georgia on the other hand would much prefer that the past be left in the past, after all, she’s got a wedding to plan! But the funny thing about Georgia’s past is that it never stays buried for long. 

RuPaul’s Drag Race Ruvealed the new Queens of Season 15 premiering with back-to-back episodes on MTV January 6. America’s Next Drag Superstar’ will receive a cash prize of $200,000 th highest in herstory of the main franchise. Additionally, the upcoming season will feature the landmark 200th episode. RuPaul’s Drag Race: Untucked will premiere immediately following on MTV, giving viewers a behind-the-scenes look at the backstage drama as the queens await their fate and see who will need to lip-sync for their life to avoid the week’s elimination. 

Bling Empire: New York premieres on Netflix January 20. Meet a fresh group of wealthy, sophisticated and hilarious Asian-Americans from New York City, where the quality of real estate is measured by address, not acreage. Conversations are direct, not coded. And competition – for love, for money, and for power – is fierce. Billionaires, CEOs, and fashion icons – it’s a city where you can be anything you want to be. 

Season two of Your Honor premieres on demand and streaming January 13, and on Showtime January 15. In the new season, some will seek salvation in response to the tremendous loss they suffered, while others will seek revenge and they will all be pursued by their enemies at every turn. Ultimately, the question remains: How far are you willing to go to protect what matters most to you?

Sandition will end with the upcoming third season. The PBS Masterpiece series was initially canceled after one season, but was eventually revived for two more seasons. The series is based on the unfinished final book of Jane Austen. 

Netflix has renewed Bake Squad for a second season. Season two will premiere January 20. Hosted by Christina Tosi, the series sees Ashley Holt,Christophe Rull, Maya-Camlle Broussard and Gonzo Jimenez battle it out to have a client pick their dessert. 

Luke Kirby, Ashley Madekwe and Gustaf Hammarsten have joined the cast of the second season of Peacock’s anthology series Dr. Death. They will star alongside Edgar Ramirez and Mandy Moore. This season will feature the “Miracle Man” storyline based on the most recent third season of the podcast of the same name. Paolo Macchiarini is a charming surgeon, renowned for his innovative operations that earn him the nickname “Miracle Man.” When investigative journalist Benita Alexander approaches him for a story, the line between personal and professional begins to blur, changing her life forever. As she learns how far Paolo will go to protect his secrets, a group of doctors halfway across the world make shocking discoveries of their own that call everything about the “Miracle Man” into question. 

Nicole Maines will reprise her role as Dreamer in the upcoming ninth and final season of The Flash. Her character first appeared in the Arrowverse series Supergirl. The final season will also see other characters appear from the shared universe. 

The NCISverse crossover event will now premiere on CBS January 9. NCIS, NCIS: Hawai’i and NCIS: Los Angeles will all crossover in a three hour special. The crossover event will center around a very personal, high-stakes case to take down a mysterious hitman. Team members from the different NCIS divisions come together in Washington, D.C., to celebrate a beloved FLETC (Federal Law Enforcement Training Center) professor who taught multiple members of each of the squads. On the eve of the celebration, the professor is found dead of an apparent suicide and his former students immediately suspect foul play. While investigating his past, they uncover a mysterious hitman, and the more they dig into it, the bigger the targets on their backs become. Members of the team are suddenly kidnapped and all the agents must come together to take down the assassin and save their own. 

FX has ordered a comedy pilot based on the British comedy series Peep Show. The show has been developed at multiple networks, never making it to series. The new pilot will see two female leads as opposed to the British series’ male leads. 

Six episode docuseries Gold, Lies & Videotape explores the greatest treasure hunt in American history January 13 on Discovery Channel. One family has been fighting for over 70 years to recover what they say is rightfully theirs – a $28 billion treasure buried deep inside a mountain in the New Mexico desert. Some believe the U.S. Government stole the 16,000 gold bars and priceless artifacts, while skeptics claim it never existed. Now, for the first time ever, the family and its supporters reveal exclusive evidence to prove their case and crack open the mystery of America’s greatest treasure story. The truth of Victorio Peak has never been told… until now.

The 76th Annual Tony Awards will air live on CBS June 11. The ceremony, also streaming on Paramount+, will broadcast from the United Palace in New York City. Nominations for the 2022 Tony Awards will be announced on May 2.

Builder Rico León will step in to help Denver homeowners salvage renovations that have gone off the rails in Rico to the Rescue, premiering January 7 on HGTV. Driven by his parents’ past experience with a crooked contractor, Rico is an advocate for desperate families who need an empathetic expert to fix their stressful situations. In each of the season’s eight episodes, he and his skilled team will tour the house to assess the projects, work to resolve issues with the builder and create a renovation and design plan to turn the construction nightmare into a dream home.

Fuse’s new series Like a Girl premieres March 27. The six episode series features some of the most compelling, groundbreaking, and badass female athletes who are turning the phrase “Like A Girl” on its head. They’re all genuine superstars but have often been left out of the spotlight… until now! Velez dives in deep with pro-athletes, Olympians and champions to share their intimate, personal perspective on the issues they face on and off the field. Mental health, social stigmas, body image, reproductive issues, gender, and race inequality, it’s all fair game. 

Kaleidoscope will premiere on Netflix January 1. The anthology series follows a crew of masterful thieves and their attempt to crack a seemingly unbreakable vault for the biggest payday in history. Guarded by the world’s most powerful corporate security team, and with law enforcement on the case, every episode reveals a piece of an elaborate puzzle of corruption, greed, vengeance, scheming, loyalties and betrayals. How did the crew of thieves plan it? Who gets away with it? Who can be trusted? The eight episode series is loosely inspired by the real-life story where seventy billion dollars in bonds went missing in downtown Manhattan during Hurricane Sandy. It spans from 24 years before the heist to 6 months after. 

The Interest of Love premieres on Netflix December 21. Four men and women working at the same bank get entangled in a complicated romance as they discover how far they’re willing to go for love. 

Mathieu Dufour at Bell Centre premieres on Netflix December 22. Acclaimed comedian Mathieu Dufour shares stories about paintball mishaps, McDonald’s misdeeds and more in this freewheeling stand-up special. 

Season two of The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder will premiere February 1 on Disney+. The revival picks up the story of its central character, Penny Proud, and her iconic family: parents Oscar and Trudy, twin siblings BeBe and CeCe, and grandmother Suga Mama (and Puff!). By Penny’s side is her loyal crew: Dijonay Jones, LaCienega Boulevardez, Zoey Howzer, Maya Leibowitz-Jenkins and Michael Collins. Guest stars Gabrielle Union, Chance the Rapper, Leslie Odom, Jr., Holly Robinson Peete, Normani and more. 

Nickelodeon’s multidimensional crossover special, SpongeBob SquarePants Presents The Tidal Zone, premieres January 13. The crossover special is a journey into an hour of television where two dimensions can become three, and French divers can wear black ties. Narrated by the French Narrator, the one-hour special encompasses all three animated series within the SpongeBob Universe, SpongeBob SquarePants, The Patrick Star Show, and the Paramount+ original series Kamp Koral: SpongeBob’s Under Years and follows GrandPat as he makes his way through each dimension. 

Lee Arvoy
Lee Arvoy joined the TV Source team in the summer of 2020 as a TV Writer.

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