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Dakota Johnson hosts Saturday Night Live January 27. Justin Timberlake will serve as musical guest on the late night NBC series.

Season three of BMF premieres March 1 on Starz. Inspired by true legends, the series continues the story of brothers Demetrius “Big Meech” Flenory and Terry “Southwest T” Flenory, who rose through the illegal drug trade from the depths of poverty in Detroit to the heights of fame and fortune across America. In season three, Meech moves to Atlanta to expand their empire, facing rival crews and crossing paths with burgeoning hip-hop legends, while Terry holds down the fort in Detroit, facing formidable rivals, old and new. 

The English dub of BUCCHIGIRI?! premieres January 27 on Crunchyroll. Arajin Tomoshibi’s reunion with his old pal Matakara Asamine takes an unexpected turn when they stumble into a brawl with the toughest guys in town. And just when you thought things couldn’t get weirder, a colossal genie decides to drop in. Brace yourself for the ultimate showdown. It’s the clash of the cool and the magical!

Bella Ramsey, Jodie Whitaker, Tamara Lawrence, and Siobhan Finneran star in season two of prison drama series Time, premiering March 27 on BritBox. The new season is told through the lens of three very different inmates from three very different backgrounds. Arriving at Carlingford Prison on the same day, Orla, Abi, and Kelsey are thrown together to face an unfamiliar world. But even with the ever-present threat of violence within its walls, they discover that an unexpected sense of community, and a shared understanding, still might be possible. 

The latest Adult Swim SMALLS short series Camp Bucktooth premieres January 26. The second and third episode go live on February 2 and February 9. The series stars rapper Antwon “Big Boi” Patton as the head camp counselor. First morning at Camp Bucktooth means hoisting and pledging. 

Kate Hudson is set to star in Netflix’s upcoming Untitled Mindy Kaling Comedy Series. When a scandal forces her brother to resign, Isla Gordon is appointed President of the Los Angeles Waves, one of the most storied professional basketball franchises, and her family business. Ambitious and often overlooked, Isla will have to prove to her skeptical brothers, the board, and the larger sports community that she was the right choice for the job, especially in the unpredictable, male-dominated world of sports. 

Peacock has ordered limited series Long Bright River starring Amanda Seyfried. The suspense thriller series tells the story of Mickey, a police officer who patrols a Philadelphia neighborhood hard-hit by the opioid crisis. When a series of murders begins in the neighborhood, Mickey realizes that her personal history might be related to the case. 

JoJo Siwa will be returning to So You Think You Can Dance as a judge. She joins Allison Holker and Maksim Chmerkovskiy following the departure of Nigel Lythgoe. Cat Deeley continues to host the dance competition series when it returns on Fox March 4. 

Anna Enger Ritch has been promoted to series regular for the upcoming seventh and final season of S.W.A.T. She has recurred on the CBS series for the previous two seasons. The new season premieres February 16.

Tom Hopper has been cast in The Terminal List: Dark Wolf. He joins Taylor Kitsch and Chris Pratt in the Prime Video The Terminal List prequel series. 

Temptation Island will be moving to Netflix. The series last aired on USA Network. The series originally debuted on Fox. Couples at a crossroads in their relationship head to a the beach to put their love to the test. 

Live with Kelly and Mark will once again take over the Oscars stage for its annual “After the Oscars” special March 11. The special will feature unforgettable moments with the night’s biggest winners captured the very moment they walked offstage mere hours before. 

U2 are set to perform the first-ever broadcast performance from Sphere in Las Vegas during The 66th Annual Grammy Awards February 4 on CBS. The band joins previously announced performers Burna Boy, Luke Combs, Billie Eilish, Billy Joel, Dua Lipa, Olivia Rodrigo and Travis Scott. Hosted by Trevor Noah, the ceremony will air Live from Arena in Los Angeles.

Peacock is now the exclusive home for UK series Love Island: All Stars. The first three episodes premiere January 29 with new episodes every day. Hosted by Maya Jama, the series follows legendary UK Islanders as they venture back into the villa for a second chance at finding love. Relationships will be put to the test as bombshells enter and heads turn, leaving some lovestruck hopefuls heartbroken in the ultimate quest for love. As the couples explore their connections and attempt to win the hearts of each other, only one pair will be crowned the winners. 

A Hero’s Journey: The Making of Percy Jackson and the Olympians will premiere January 30 on Disney+. Featuring the series’ breakout stars, acclaimed author Rick Riordan and the creative team, the 50-minute special will give viewers an exclusive look at the production of one of television’s hottest new shows. 

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

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