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Your TV Source Roundup: ‘My Adventures with Superman’ Premiere Date, ‘Queenie’ Trailer, ‘The Lazarus Project’ Premiere Date, ‘Senna’ Teaser, ‘Tightrope!’ Ordered, ‘Cross’ Renewed, and More!

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Season two of My Adventures with Superman premieres May 25 on adult swim with back to back episodes, followed by one new episode every Saturday.. The series is a serialized coming-of-age story centered on twenty-somethings Clark Kent, Lois Lane, and Jimmy Olsen as they discover who they are, together. In the latest season, the three best friends face a host of new threats. Powerful foes will emerge from Clark’s alien past, Amanda Waller will take aim at Superman, Lois will grapple with the future, and Jimmy Olsen will spend an unbelievable amount of money. Krypton is coming for our young heroes, and its arrival will test their strength, loyalty, and love like never before. 

Queenie premieres June 7 on hulu. Queenie Jenkins is a 25-year-old Jamaican British woman living in south London, straddling two cultures and slotting neatly into neither. After a messy breakup with her long-term boyfriend, Queenie seeks comfort in all the wrong places and begins to realize she has to face the past head-on before she can rebuild. The series is based on the best-selling novel by Candice Carty-Williams. 

Season two of The Lazarus Project premieres June 9 on TNT. In the new season, resolute Lazarus agent George has been left in disgrace after betraying the organization in the name of love. He is determined to redeem himself and win back the trust of his friends, colleagues, and the love of his life. But when he discovers that the cause he is fighting for is more sinister than it appears, George suspects that the only person he can really trust is himself. 

Limited series Senna is coming to Netflix this year. The series is inspired by the life, career and relationships of the greatest Brazilian driver of all times Ayrton Senna. The six episode series showcases Ayrton’s journey through triumph, disappointment, joy, and sorrow, unveiling his personality and personal relationships. The fictional series starts with the genesis of the three-time Formula 1 champion’s motor racing career, when he moves to England to compete in Formula Ford, and until his tragic accident in Imola, Italy, during the San Marino Grand Prix. 

Roku has ordered comedy series Tightrope! starring Ty Burrell. Through reimagined dialogue, the series reshapes the drama of the vintage 1950s series into a slapstick comedy, where Burrell plays a lone wolf detective following cases city to city, while he searches for his long-lost love who got away. 

Prime Video has renewed Cross ahead of the series premiere. Wes Chatham, Matthew Lillard and Jeanine Mason have also been cast alongside Aldis Hodge in the newly ordered season. A premiere date for the first season will be announced at a later date. 

My Hero Academia Season 7 premieres May 4 on Crunchyroll. The English dub date will be announced at a later date. Society has crumbled, along with its faith in heroes, with the all-out battle causing great damage. With the heroes defeated, Shigaraki, All For One, and others plot their takeover. As the final battle draws near, Deku, along with his U.A. classmates and other heroes, including one from America, come together to face this onslaught. Will it be enough to restore peace?

The first round of guests for the six live episodes of John Mulaney Presents: Everybody’s in LA have been announced. David Letterman, Nate Bargatze, Seismologist Dr Lucy Jones, Weezer, Jerry Seinfeld, Citizens for LA Wildlife Representative Tony Tucci, Jon Stewart, renowned hypnotherapist Kerry Gaynor, Flea, Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias, Marcia Clark, Ray J, Mae Martin, Los Lobos, legendary filmmaker John Carpenter, Warren G, Earthquake, Patton Oswalt, Stavros Halkias,helicopter journalist Zoey Tur, Sarah Silverman, Joyce Manor, Ronny Chieng, Tom Segura, Bill Hader, St. Vincent, Cassandra Peterson, Luenell, Hannah Gadsby, Cedric The Entertainer, Dr. Emily Lindsey of the La Brea Tar Pits and Beck will appear. Additional guests will make appearances. In the series John Mulaney explores the city of Los Angeles during a week when every funny person is in it. 

Fantasmas will premiere on HBO this June. In the six episode series, Julio Torres tells the tale of when he lost a golden oyster. The people he encounters as he searches for it and the musings he has become points of departure for little films along the way, as Torres navigates weaving in and out of these introspective, often eerie comedic stories. 

Troy Kotsur, Abbey Lee, Odessa Young, and Robin De Jesus have been cast in Netflix’s limited series Black Rabbit. Amir Malaklou, Don Harvey, Forrest Weber, Francis Benhamou, Gus Birney, John Ales, and Steve Witting will also recur. When the owner of a New York City hotspot allows his turbulent brother back in his life, he opens the door to escalating dangers that threaten to bring down everything he’s built. 

Divided by Design premieres June 10 on HGTV. As they run dueling design firms and bid against each other for clients in the red-hot Miami housing market, married interior designers Ray and Eilyn Jimenez use their professional rivalry to fuel their creativity. Ray, who favors a modern eclectic approach, and Eilyn, who blends old-world influences with a timeless functional vibe, aim to wow potential clients with their distinct design aesthetics – knowing that only one of them will close the deal and get a chance to deliver the remarkable transformation that every client wants. Every episode will follow the winning designer’s process from beginning to end, resulting in stunning reveals that encapsulate the style and flare that is intrinsically Miami. Alongside the primary design story, the duo also will check in on a high-end project, including the full gut renovation of their own home which has taken far longer than originally planned. 

Snapped celebrates its 20th anniversary with a two hour special May 12 on Oxygen. The special reexamines the Internet’s first murder trial, taking viewers back to the days of internet chat rooms and clever screen names, VHS tapes sent via snail mail, and a veritable scarcity of cell phones. During this time, Sharee Miller, a twisted seductress with a skill for manipulation, is convicted of second-degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder. After time in prison, she has a second chance at life and love when her story is examined on Snapped. What follows is a stunning final update in her case. 

A new Forsyte Saga is coming to MASTERPIECE on PBS. The series is a major new reimagining of John Galsworthy’s Forsyte novels. The first season of six episodes follows the lives of the wealthy Forsyte family in 1880s London and is based on Galsworthy’s Nobel Prize-winning tale of love, loyalty, ambition and betrayal. The ensemble cast includes Francesca Annis, Jack Davenport, Tom Durant Pritchard, Jamie Flatters, Millie Gibson, Danny Griffin, Susan Hampshire, Owen Igiehon, Tuppence Middleton, Stephen Moyer, Joshua Orpin, Josette Simon and Eleanor Tomlinson. 

WondLa premieres June 28 on Apple TV+. The series is based on the book series “The Search for WondLa” by Tony DiTerlizzi. The first season of the trilogy centers around Eva, voiced by Jeanine Mason, a curious, enthusiastic and spirited teenager being raised in a state-of-the-art underground bunker by Muthr, a robot caretaker, voiced by Teri Hatcher. On her 16th birthday, an attack on Eva’s bunker forces her onto the Earth’s surface, which is now inhabited by aliens and covered with otherworldly fauna, and there are no other humans to be found. In fact, it’s no longer called Earth, but Orbona. Otto, a lovable giant waterbear with whom Eva shares telepathic powers, voiced by Brad Garrett, and Rovender, a cantankerous alien with a troubled past, voiced by Gary Anthony Williams, join Eva as she leads the team on a dangerous quest to find humans, her home and her true destiny. 

Season four of Couples Therapy premieres May 31 on Paramount+ with Showtime and on air June 2. The series features psychoanalyst Dr. Orna Guralnik as she guides couples through real-life therapy sessions. Dr. Guralnik deftly guides couples through the conflicts – and extraordinary breakthroughs – typically hidden behind closed doors. In the first installment of season four, Dr. Guralnik uncovers the past secrets and current blowups of four new couples: A polyamorous trio struggles with power dynamics and hidden resentments; newlyweds grapple with religion and sex after severing ties with a disapproving mother; a fiery young couple who can’t stop fighting try living together for the sake of their kid; and Orna decides to prolong treatment for a particularly complicated case of a man who dissociates into multiple identities, and can’t remember fights with his partner. 

Investigation Discovery will be bringing back a slate of eight returning series this May and June. Crimes Gone Viral premieres May 7. In Pursuit with John Walsh premieres May 8. Signs of a Psychopath premieres June 2. Homicide Hunter: American Detective premieres May 29. American Monster premieres June 16. High Speed Chase premieres June 25. Late Night Lockup premieres June 25. Fear Thy Neighbor premieres June 26. 

Pillowcase Murders premieres May 14 on Paramount+. When dozens of women enjoying their golden years unexpectedly died at Senior Living Communities across the Dallas area, authorities classified the deaths as natural causes. No one suspected that a cold-blooded, serial killer, posing as a maintenance man, was targeting one of the most vulnerable populations: elderly women. It unravels how Chemirmir operated undetected for nearly two years, exploiting a demographic that’s often forgotten. 

Jurassic World: Chaos Theory premieres May 24 on Netflix. Set six years after the events at Camp Cretaceous as seen on Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous, members of “The Nublar Six” are struggling to find their footing off the islands, navigating a world now filled with dinosaurs and people who want to hurt them. Reunited in the wake of a tragedy, the group comes together only to find themselves on the run and catapulted into a global adventure to unravel a conspiracy that threatens dinosaur and humankind alike and finally learn the truth about what happened to one of their own.

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

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