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Your TV Source Roundup: ‘One Piece’ Premiere Window, ‘Power Book II: Ghost’ Renewed, ‘Let The Right One In’ and ‘American Gigolo’ Canceled, ‘Acapulco’ Renewed, ‘Star Trek: Picard’ Trailer, ‘Put a Ring on It’ Premiere Date, and More!

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Netflix’s live action One Piece series will premiere sometime in 2023. Starring Iñaki Godoy as Monkey D. Luffy, Mackenyu as Roronoa Zoro, Emily Rudd as Nami, Jacob Romero Gibson as Usopp and Taz Skylar as Sanji, the live action pirate adventure One Piece is based on the most popular manga series in history created by Eiichiro Oda

Starz has renewed Power Book II: Ghost ahead of its third season, set to premiere March 17. Michael Ealy has also joined the cast for the fourth season as Detective Don Carter, a rising NYPD officer who was on track to become Police Commissioner, until his wife was killed in a crossfire between rival drug gangs. Vowing to make the streets safer, Carter traded in his tie for a kevlar vest and now leads an elite NYPD drug task force that elicits concrete results against drug related violence. While his achievements are noteworthy public recognition, nothing can bring back his lost love. 

Showtime has canceled Let The Right One In and American Gigolo after one season each. Additionally, new series Three Women will not air on Showtime, despite being completed, and will be shopped elsewhere. The news comes as Showtime will be integrated into Paramount+, with the new name “Paramount+ with Showtime.” 

Apple TV+ has renewed comedy series Acapulco for a third season. In the ten episode season, it’s a time of reconciling past mistakes and exciting new beginnings. In our present story, older Maximo, played by Eugenio Derbez, finds himself returning to a Las Colinas he no longer recognizes. While in 1985, younger Maximo continues his climb up the ladder of success while potentially jeopardizing all the relationships he’s worked so hard to build… Returning cast includes Enrique Arrizon, Fernando Carsa, Damián Alcázar, Camila Perez, Chord Overstreet, Vanessa Bauche, Regina Reynoso, Raphael Alejandro, Jessica Collins, Rafael Cebrián, Carlos Corona and Regina Orozco

The third and final season of Star Trek: Picard will premiere on Paramount+ February 16. In the epic, thrilling conclusion, a desperate message from a long-lost friend draws Starfleet legend Admiral Jean-Luc Picard into the most daring mission of his life, forcing him to recruit allies spanning generations old and new. This final adventure sets him on a collision course with the legacy of his past and explosive, new revelations that will alter the fate of the Federation forever.

Put a Ring on It returns for season four on OWN March 17. Three couples embark on the ultimate ‘do or die’ relationship test to determine whether they should ring wedding bells … or call it quits. Throughout the impassioned months-long experience, the Atlanta area couples will be guided by Relationship Coach Dr. Stacii Jae Johnson, who has been helping couples discover their truths and healthy romantic relationships for more than 10 years. Each week, the couples are pushed, stretched, and tested to confront the one question they’ve been too afraid to ask: are they really ready for their ‘happily ever after?’ The couples go on a series of dates with other people to test the waters, and perhaps discover if there might be a better love connection out there that they’ve been missing all along. Their goal: to decide whether it’s time to go their separate ways, or make the big leap and ‘put a ring on it?’ 

Phoebe Dynevor will not be appearing in the upcoming third season of Bridgerton. Her character’s husband, played by Regé-Jean Page, did not appear in the second season. Season three will focus on the relationship between Penelope Featherington and Colin Bridgerton. 

Disney+ has canceled The Mysterious Benedict Society after two seasons. Season two saw Reynie, Sticky, Kate and Constance, the four gifted orphans who were recruited by the eccentric Mr. Benedict, embark on another mission to save the world from the nefarious plans of his twin brother Dr. L.D. Curtain. 

Peacock’s Dead Day series will not be moving forward. The series from Julie Plec and Kevin Williamson received a straight to series order. The series based on Ryan Parrott’s comic book will be shopped elsewhere. 

New cast members have been announced for the upcoming fourth and final season of HBO’s My Brilliant Friend. Alba Rohrwacher, Irene Maiorino and Fabrizio Gifuni join the cast for the season based on the fourth and final book in Elena Ferrante’s quadrilogy “The Story Of The Lost Child.” The series is the tale of Elena Greco and the most important friend in her life. She met Raffaella Cerullo, whom she has always called Lila, in the first year of primary school in 1950. Set in a dangerous and fascinating Naples, their story goes on to cover more than 60 years of their lives and explores the mystery of Lila, Elena’s brilliant friend and – in a way – both her best friend and her worst enemy. 

Fox and Hulu have renewed their deal and  entered into a new multi-year content partnership, encompassing in-season streaming rights for Fox’s expansive programming slate and an extensive multi-platform strategic marketing alliance. All Fox primetime entertainment programming – ranging from Family Guy and The Cleaning Lady to The Masked Singer and Next Level Chef — will continue to stream on Hulu the next day following its linear telecast. Additionally, the deal includes a major alliance, whereby Fox and Hulu branding will jointly share presence across all Fox owned and external marketing touchpoints to align live and on-demand viewing messaging of Fox content. 

Harry Styles is set to perform at The 65th Annual Grammy Awards. The ceremony airs live on CBS from Arena in Los Angeles February 5. 

Overtime, The Real Time with Bill Maher post-show segment will premiere on CNN Friday nights at 11:30 starting February 3. It features Maher and his guests continuing the discussion and answering viewer questions following each week’s episode of Real Time with Bill Maher. Topics include news of the day, culture, business, politics, and more. 

FOX Sports heads to Glendale, Ariz., to mark its momentous 10th Super Bowl broadcast on February 12 (6:30 PM ET on FOX), with a powerhouse cast of all-star voices in place for Super Bowl LVII. Announcers Kevin Burkhardt and Greg Olsen call Super Bowl LVII, marking the duo’s first Super Bowl in their second season together. Erin Andrews and Tom Rinaldi report live from the field. Mike Pereira offers expert rules analysis throughout the game. 

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

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