YOUR FAVORITE DOLL IS BACK AND MORE NOTORIOUS THAN EVER! WATCH THE OFFICIAL “CHUCKY” TV SERIES TRAILER





YOUR FAVORITE DOLL IS BACK AND MORE NOTORIOUS THAN EVER! WATCH THE OFFICIAL “CHUCKY” TV SERIES TRAILER

Series Premieres on USA & SYFY October 12 at 10 PM

In the new television series, an idyllic American town is thrown into chaos after a vintage ‘Good Guy’ doll turns up at a suburban yard sale. Soon, everyone must grapple with a series of horrifying murders that begin to expose the town’s deep hypocrisies and hidden secrets. Meanwhile, friends and foes from Chucky’s past creep back into his world and threaten to expose the truth behind his mysterious origins as a seemingly ordinary child who somehow became this notorious monster.

CHUCKY is produced by UCP and executive produced by creator Don Mancini, David Kirschner, Nick Antosca and Alex Hedlund. Harley Peyton will also serve as executive producer. Mancini, who penned the film franchise, wrote the television adaptation, will direct the first episode and serves as showrunner.



USA NETWORK CELEBRATES A SOUTHERN FAMILY SUMMER AS NEW SEASONS OF “CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST” AND “GROWING UP CHRISLEY”





USA NETWORK CELEBRATES A SOUTHERN FAMILY SUMMER AS NEW SEASONS OF “CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST” AND “GROWING UP CHRISLEY” RETURN ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 12

“Chrisley Knows Best” season nine and “Growing Up Chrisley” season three premiere Thursday, August 12 at 9:00pm ET/PT and 9:30pm ET/PT, respectively.


The first seven seasons of “Chrisley Knows Best” are available to stream now on Peacock. Season eight, along with the first two seasons of “Growing Up Chrisley” will be available beginning Friday, July 9.
Season Loglines

“Chrisley Knows Best”: While Todd and Julie celebrate 25 years of marital bliss, they find themselves crashing with Nanny Faye as they search for their new dream home. Savannah prepares to take over her parents former residence, but struggles to find a way to make it her own. When Nanny Faye delves into a new business venture, she finds herself in a turf war with a neighboring competitor. Even though Grayson is now the tallest sibling, he still finds himself leaning on his older brother Chase for dating advice. Todd’s parenting is tested as Chloe wants to quit swimming and Savannah is tired of him treating her more like a business partner than a daughter. Whether they are enjoying a NASCAR race or a family vacation in Florida, one thing is certain, Chrisley hijinks and hilarity will follow.

“Growing Up Chrisley”: Chase and Savannah are back in Nashville where they are embracing adulthood a bit closer to home. As they each enter new phases of their lives, the brother-sister duo find themselves at a crossroads in their own romantic relationships. Chase prioritizes his future with girlfriend Emmy while also planning a career in real estate and saving to purchase his first home. Meanwhile, Savannah shifts her focus away from her boyfriend Nic and puts more energy towards her beauty brand and social life. No matter how independent these siblings become, they will always support one another.
Ratings

Across all platforms, year-to-date “Chrisley Knows Best” viewership averaged 2.1 million total viewers, 1 million P25-54, and 827,000 P18-49.
Across all platforms, “Growing Up Chrisley” season two viewership delivered 1.4 million total viewers, 762,000 P25-54, and 638,000 P18-49.
“Chrisley Knows Best” is produced by Maverick TV USA, an All3Media America Company with John Hesling, Simon Knight, Jim Sayer, Adam Greener, Hank Stepleton, Katie Sole, Erin Flinn and Todd Chrisley serving as Executive Producers.

“Growing Up Chrisley” is produced by Maverick TV USA, an All3Media America Company in association with Todd Chrisley Productions, with John Hesling, Simon Knight, Hank Stepleton, Lyndee Brown and Todd Chrisley serving as Executive Producers. Erin Flinn is Senior Vice President of Current at Maverick TV USA.

Sources: CKB: YTD Avg = Nielsen, L3, excl. repeats, 2021 thru 6/23 vs. FY 2020; VOD = Rentrak, FY 2020, total transactions, unscripted only; TAMI = Live, DVR, STB VOD, O&O Digital, and dMVPD viewing, data via Nielsen, Rentrak, Omniture, and DAVD, viewing thru 35 days post-premiere; GUC: L3, excl. repeats, full S2 vs. full S1; TAMI = Live, DVR, STB VOD, O&O Digital, and dMVPD viewing, data via Nielsen, Rentrak, Omniture, and DAVD, viewing thru 35 days post-premiereAbout USA Network

USA Network has been a top five cable entertainment brand for over twenty years and is home to the most compelling television properties in the industry. Serving a broad, passionate fanbase, USA’s diverse slate includes popular award-winning dramas, unfiltered family comedies, buzzy unscripted, weekly live WWE programming, high-octane sporting events and a portfolio of sought-after acquired series and movies. USA is part of the NBCUniversal Television and Streaming portfolio, which includes NBCU’s broadcast, cable and streaming platforms: NBC, Bravo, E!, Oxygen, SYFY, Universal Kids, USA Network and Peacock. For more information, visit usanetwork.com. 



USA NETWORK GREENLIGHTS NEW ALL-ACCESS NASCAR DOCUSERIES “RACE FOR THE CHAMPIONSHIP” (WT)





USA NETWORK GREENLIGHTS NEW ALL-ACCESS NASCAR DOCUSERIES “RACE FOR THE CHAMPIONSHIP” (WT)

NEW YORK, NY – July 8, 2021 – USA Network announced today it has greenlit “Race for the Championship (WT),” an exhilarating new eight-part docuseries about the elite drivers and teams competing in this year’s NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs. It is set to premiere in 2022.

With the backdrop and high stakes of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs and Championship, “Race for the Championship” will take viewers inside the lives of NASCAR’s top drivers and teams on and off the track. Across eight thrilling episodes, the all-access series will chronicle the sports’ best as they balance their personal lives with the passion, pressure and perils of racing, all for a chance to make history.

The 10-week NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs begin at Darlington Raceway on September 5, 2021 at 6pm ET on NBCSN.

“Race for the Championship” is produced by NASCAR Productions with NASCAR’s Tim Clark, Matt Summers and Amy Anderson serving as Executive Producers.

About USA Network:

USA Network has been a top five cable entertainment brand for over twenty years and is home to the most compelling television properties in the industry. Serving a broad, passionate fanbase, USA’s diverse slate includes popular award-winning dramas, unfiltered family comedies, buzzy unscripted, weekly live WWE programming, high-octane sporting events and a portfolio of sought-after acquired series and movies. USA is part of the NBCUniversal Television and Streaming portfolio, which includes NBCU’s broadcast, cable and streaming platforms: NBC, Bravo, E!, Oxygen, SYFY, Universal Kids, USA Network and Peacock. For more information, visit usanetwork.com.



NBCUNIVERSAL TELEVISION AND STREAMING BOLSTERS ITS INVESTMENT IN CABLE PORTFOLIO





NBCUNIVERSAL TELEVISION AND STREAMING BOLSTERS ITS INVESTMENT IN CABLE PORTFOLIO WITH 33 NEW UNSCRIPTED SERIES, OVER 30 ADDICTIVE RETURNING HITS, MUST-WATCH LIVE EVENTS & A CONTINUED FOCUS ON SCRIPTED
NEW BRAVO SHOWS INCLUDE: “Life is a Ballroom (WT),” “Love Without Borders (WT),” “Love Match Atlanta (WT),” and Franchise Spinoffs “Below Deck Adventure,” “Summer House Winter Charm” and “Kandi OLG Project (WT)”

NEW E! SHOWS INCLUDE: “Clash of the Cover Bands (WT)” from Executive Producer Jimmy Fallon, “Jason Biggs Cash at Your Door” with Actor Jason Biggs, “We Got Love Iman & Teyana,” “Showbiz Moms & Dads,” and “Relatively Famous: Ranch Rules (WT),” Plus Laverne Cox Joins as New Signature E! Talent, and the “People’s Choice Awards” Sets Date for Dec. 7

NEW OXYGEN SHOWS AND SPECIALS INCLUDE: “911 Crisis Center,” “Alaska Man Murders (WT),” Four All-New “Snapped Notorious” Specials, “Family Massacre,” “New York Homicide,” “The Real Murders of Atlanta,” “Relationship Killer with Faith Jenkins (WT),” “The Toolbox Killer” and More

NEW SYFY ORIGINALS INCLUDE: “Chucky” from Executive Producer Don Mancini (also airing on USA), “Day of the Dead,” “Astrid & Lilly Save the World,” “Bring It On: Halloween (WT)” and “Slumber Party Massacre”

NEW USA NETWORK ORIGINALS INCLUDE: “Nash Bridges” Movie with Original Cast Members Don Johnson and Cheech Marin, “Chucky” from Executive Producer Don Mancini (also airing on SYFY), “America’s Big Deal” with Inventor and Entrepreneur Joy Mangano and “Mud, Sweat & Beards (WT)”

NEW YORK — May 13, 2021 – NBCUniversal Television and Streaming is solidifying its commitment to its cable portfolio following a year where each of its cable brands – Bravo, E!, Oxygen, SYFY, Universal Kids and USA Network – remained leaders in their respective areas of focus, including Bravo and USA once again securing positions among the top five ad-supported cable entertainment networks in the key 18-49 demo. NBCUniversal unveils a wide-ranging slate for its cable portfolio, which will collectively add 33 new unscripted shows or specials, bring back over 30 fan-favorite hits with more pick-ups to come, launch five scripted series and air three original movies in addition to multiple live events.

“A key driver of success at NBCUniversal’s cable networks is our ability to tap into the scope and scale of our collective portfolio while leveraging each brand’s distinct audience to build unrivaled fan destinations across our networks and on Peacock,” said Frances Berwick, Chairman, Entertainment Networks, NBCUniversal Television and Streaming. “Our cable networks represent a vital part of our business and we will continue to invest in our brands and IP in innovative ways, whether that be through mixing live sports and big event series on USA, introducing a new host to E!’s flagship Red Carpet, or bringing our addictive Bravo shows to life with fan experiences, our networks remain the home of culture-defining television.”

“With more than 40 new series and specials across the cable networks, our content team has been firing on all cylinders to ensure our brands are at the center of destination viewing,” continued Susan Rovner, Chairman, Entertainment Content, NBCUniversal Television and Streaming. “Our high-profile competition shows, spinoffs of fan favorite franchises and much-anticipated scripted originals super-serve existing fans while also enticing new ones.”

NBCUniversal’s cable portfolio is one of the strongest in the marketplace. Not only are Bravo and USA maintaining their positions as top-five ad supported cable entertainment networks in the key 18-49 demo, but both cablers are pacing for their best years ever in both on-demand views and livestreams. Bravo has the most series in the top 20 reality programs on cable across linear, social and VOD year-to-date, and USA’s “WWE Monday Night Raw” ranks as the #1 cable entertainment program in Live viewership.

Additionally, within their respective audience groups, NBCU’s other cable networks – E!, Oxygen, SYFY and Universal Kids – dominated in 2020 and are on track to deliver in 2021. E! ended the year as the #1 most social cable reality network with a record-breaking 706M social engagements across platforms. Oxygen had its fourth consecutive year of true crime growth and viewers spent more time watching than ever before, ranking as the #1 cable network in audience engagement among all key demos and outpacing its top competitor by double digits. With over 350 hours of original programming for 2021, Oxygen is poised to continue this trend. SYFY is setting new records in on-demand views and livestreams, posting its best 1Q ever and pacing for its best year ever in both metrics. The network is also home to the most-watched new cable drama in the last year with breakout hit “Resident Alien.” Universal Kids was the fastest growing kids’ network of 2020 with double-digit year-over-year growth in their key K2-11 demo and among total views. On digital, the Universal Kids’ YouTube page secured 170M organic views in 2020, up from 16M two years ago, and last quarter the page hit a major milestone as it surpassed 1M subscribers.

Below please find full slate breakdowns for each network. For photos and additional show information, go to http://www.nbcumv.com/.

NETWORK SCHEDULE BREAKDOWNS:

BRAVO

As a top five cable entertainment brand with the #1 most loyal fanbase, Bravo is a premiere lifestyle and entertainment destination with sought-after programming that drives cultural conversation. Bravo will fortify its unscripted slate with new “can’t miss” reality series, spinoffs of fan-favorite hits and the return of the network’s top franchises. All-new spinoffs include “Below Deck Adventure,” which follows yachties on an adventure-filled experience with charter guests; “Summer House Winter Charm” in which fan-favorites from the beloved “Summer House” and “Southern Charm” franchises will leave their warmer climates and come together for a winter adventure in Stowe, VT;and more. The network will also bring back top franchises “Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles,” “Vanderpump Rules,” all-new seasons of multiple “Real Housewives” series, among many others.

New programming coming to Bravo includes:

“Below Deck Adventure” – Premieres Early 2022

This new series takes wealthy thrill-seekers on the mega-yacht trip of a lifetime to experience thrilling YOLO adventures and daredevil activities all against some of the world’s most beautiful backdrops. Season 1 will be set in the glacial fjords of Norway where charter guests will dog sled, heli ski and cold-water plunge their way through the day, dine on freshly caught seafood straight from the Scandinavian waters in the evening, and still get all steamed up in the hot tub by night. The exacting expectations of high-end luxury coupled with the physical demands of cold-weather adventures will push the crew to new heights and unparalleled pressures that makes this new series one-of-a-kind.

Produced by Shed Media with Lisa Shannon and Dan Peirson serving as executive producers. Mark Cronin is also set to executive produce, along with Grace Lee serving as showrunner and executive producer.

“Kandi OLG Project (WT)” – Premieres Late 2021

In this new occu-series, we’ll watch as Kandi, Todd and the Old Lady Gang (comprised of Mama Joyce, and Aunts Nora & Bertha) continue to build their restaurant empire while keeping their over-the-top and opinionated staff in line and making their vision come to fruition. The new series follows the staff in and out of the restaurant, witnessing how workplace slights bleed into their social lives. Everyone at OLG has a passion – be it for dancing, comedy or just to follow in Kandi’s mogul footsteps, and these dreams can get in the way of running food and ensuring customers don’t leave those dreaded one-star Yelp reviews. And the fact that some are single and constantly flirting with the cute clientele – and each other – doesn’t exactly help things either. It’s a monumental task to face, but if anyone can do it, it’s Kandi!

Produced by Truly Original, Kandi Koated Entertainment, and T Tucker Productions with Steven Weinstock, Glenda Hersh, Kandi Burruss and Todd Tucker serving as executive producers.

“Life is a Ballroom (WT)”– Premieres Late 2021

Professional Amateur dancing is the fastest growing division of ballroom dance in the world. In this sport, known as Pro-Am, amateur dancers pay professional dance partners to compete with them in competitions around the country each week. From the producers of “90 Day Fiancé,” this access driven docuseries will follow and intercut the stories of the most fascinating, talented and obsessed ballroom amateur dancers in the country.

Produced by Sharp Entertainment with Matt Sharp and Dan Adler serving as executive producers.

“Love Match Atlanta (WT)” – Premieres Early 2022

This all-new series explores Atlanta’s most highly regarded Black matchmaking companies as they utilize distinct methodology, charm and skill to find a match for some of the city’s most eligible and demanding singles. Celebrating the business of Black love, the series follows these matchmakers and their teams as they work to outmaneuver their competitors, matching high profile singles who are on the hunt for the ultimate relationship and willing to pay top dollar for it.

Produced by Matador Content, a Boat Rocker Company, with Todd Lubin and Jay Peterson serving as executive producers.

“Love Without Borders (WT)” – Premieres Mid 2022

Singles dream of escaping their everyday lives to find their soulmate by risking everything for a chance at love with a stranger, in a strange land. Participants will leave their jobs, homes, possessions and families behind, but they don’t know where in the world they’re going or who they’ll meet, all in the name of love!

Produced by Kinetic Content with Chris Coelen, Eric Detwiler, Karrie Wolfe and Katie Griffin serving as executive producers.

“Summer House Winter Charm” – Premieres this Fall

When the temperature drops, the drama heats up! This all-new series follows some of Bravo’s favorite “Summer House” and “Southern Charm” cast members and their friends during a two-week vacation at a ski house in Vermont.

Produced by Truly Original with Steven Weinstock, Glenda Hersh, Lauren Eskelin, Jamie Jakimo, Maggie Langtry and Trish Gold serving as executive producers.

Shows premiering on Bravo this summer include “Below Deck Mediterranean,” “Family Karma,” “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,” “The Real Housewives of Potomac,” “Shahs of Sunset” and the all-new “Top Chef Amateurs” and “Million Dollar Listing: Ryan’s Renovation.”

E!

As the #1 most social cable reality network, E! will continue to be a leader in pop culture programming with the return of its highest-rated new series, “The Bradshaw Bunch,” which featuresfour-time NFL Super Bowl champion quarterback Terry Bradshaw and his family; the return of the only awards show for the people, by the people, the “People’s Choice Awards” on Dec. 7;and more.The network also picks up five new unscripted shows, including a music showdown competition series “Clash of the Cover Bands (WT),” which hails from executive producer Jimmy Fallon; “Jason Biggs Cash at Your Door” with actor and comedian Jason Biggs; and more.E! continues to cement its position as a leader in the pop culture zeitgeist with the recent announcement of actress and LGBTQ+ advocate Laverne Cox joining the network as the new host of E!’s signature red carpet franchise, “Live from E!,” beginning in 2022. Additionally, Cox will host a series of celebrity-based interview specials spotlighting trendsetters, tastemakers and those making an impact in the Hollywood community throughout next year.

New programming coming to E! includes:

“Clash of the Cover Bands (WT)” – Premieres this Fall

Jimmy Fallon will executive produce “Clash of the Cover Bands (WT),” a new music competition series on E!. In each episode, two bands of similar musical genre (e.g. Pop Divas, Boy Bands, Heavy Metal etc.) go head-to-head to see which band delivers the most impressive cover performance for a chance to win a cash prize and bragging rights.

“Clash of the Cover Bands (WT)” is produced by Universal Television Alternative Studio, a division of Universal Studio Group, and Electric Hotdog with Jimmy Fallon and Jim Juvonen serving as executive producers.

“Jason Biggs Cash at Your Door” – Premieres this Fall

From the producers of “Cash Cab” comes this new game show, hosted by Jason Biggs, that comes to you, in your very own home, when you least expect it. Because who doesn’t want to win cash without leaving the house?

Produced by Lion Television with Jason Biggs, Allison Corn, Tony Tackaberry, Stan Hsue and Adam Dolgins serving as executive producers, with the format by Ami Amir. The format was created by Matar and is distributed by All3Media.

“Relatively Famous: Ranch Rules (WT)” – Premieres Early 2022

Eight celebrity offspring come together to live and work as ranch hands for four weeks in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, hoping to prove to themselves, their parents, and the world that they are more than their last names. Each episode throws the cast into fish-out-of-water situations and hilarious misadventures as they work to restore and reopen Saddleback Ranch to the public after a year of shutdown and loss due to the pandemic.

Produced by Fremantle with Kevin Lee, Justin Berfield, Jason Felts, Joe Simpson and Angela Rae Berg serving as executive producers.

“Showbiz Moms & Dads” – Premieres Early 2022

From the Emmy-winning producers of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” and “Million Dollar Listing,” Bravo’s classic series “Showbiz Moms & Dads” is coming to E! with all-new bigger-than-life parents of budding stars. This time around, these talented kids are not just dancers, actors, models and musicians… but are social media influencers with new content platforms with millions of followers. And stage parents are more competitive than ever before!

Produced by World of Wonder with Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato and Tom Campbell serving as executive producers.

“We Got Love Iman & Teyana” – Premieres this Fall

This refreshingly authentic and completely unfiltered new docu-series follows Teyana Taylor and Iman Shumpert as they take the world by storm, all while juggling music, fashion, business and family. With their tight entourage of family and friends, Teyana and Iman are ready to continue building their empire, despite the whirlwind chaos and drama that goes along with it.

Produced by STX Unscripted with Jason Goldberg, Teyana Taylor, Iman Shumpert, Shanta Conic, Michelle Kongkasuwan and Ailee O’Neil serving as executive producers.

Shows premiering on E! this summer include “Botched” and the all-new “Reunion Road Trip.”

The “E! News” brand is the leading multi-platform publisher delivering breaking entertainment news and pop culture coverage 24/7 across linear, digital and social media. The brand’s programming slate includes “Daily Pop” and “Nightly Pop” on linear; one of the top entertainment news websites with EOnline.com and a growing presence on YouTube; “E! News’ The Rundown” on Snapchat; and an impressive social media presence across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, with the latter boasting over 16 million Instagram follows on the @enews handle.

OXYGEN

Last year in a highly competitive market, Oxygen maintained four consecutive years of true crime growth and was the fastest growing top 30 cable entertainment network among its key F25-54 demo. With multiple returning shows, including the 30th season of the flagship series “Snapped;” the bone-chilling spinoff “Snapped: Behind Bars;” Dick Wolf’s “Cold Justice” and more; plus 17 all-new series or specials, including “911 Crisis Center,” which gives viewers a behind-the-scenes look at the fast-paced, high-stakes world of a dynamic 911 call center outside of Cleveland and four “Snapped Notorious” specials, the brand will continue to be a leading multiplatform destination for the genre.

New programming coming to Oxygen includes:

“911 Crisis Center” – Premieres this Fall

This one-of-a-kind documentary series brings viewers behind-the-scenes of the fast-paced, high-stakes world of a dynamic 911 call center outside of Cleveland. This is an up-close and personal look at an amazing team of 911 dispatchers as they take on a never-ending bombardment of panic-stricken callers, and save lives. These dedicated professionals really are the unsung heroes of law enforcement.

Produced by Shed Media with Dan Peirson, Lisa Shannon and Adam Kassen serving as executive producers.

“Alaska Man Murders (WT)” – Premieres this Fall

Investigating homicide cases is hard. Investigating homicide cases in Alaska is even harder. “Alaska Man Murders (WT)” explores the darkness that lurks within America’s Last Frontier. Isolation, extreme weather, challenging terrain and other unique factors make for cases that can be incredibly difficult to crack. These are the stories of investigators who succeeded despite the odds.

Produced by RIVR Media with Dee Haslam, Lori Styer and Myles Reiff serving as executive producers.

“Family Massacre” – Premieres Late 2021

“Family Massacre” is a gripping and powerful exploration of some of the most ruthless murders ever committed. This series follows the true and gruesome tales of the unthinkable: multiple members of the same family slain in cold blood. In each episode, we hear from friends and surviving relatives, those people closest to the family that was massacred, while also detailing the work of the dedicated investigators and prosecutors tasked with finding their killer and bringing them to justice. Through first-hand accounts, archival footage and cinematic recreations, we see the twists and turns of the investigation unfold and delve deep into who could have committed such a shocking crime and just how they were caught and made to answer for it.

Produced by Renegade 83 with David Garfinkle, Jay Renfroe and Chris Rowe serving as Executive Producers.

“Final Moments” – Premieres Early 2022

This all-new series delves into heart-wrenching crimes, revealing the emotional truth of the victims leading up to their death. Each episode tracks a new investigation and features real footage, pictures and social media posts that shed light on the life of the victim and the crime. What were they doing? What might they have been thinking and feeling? What was their Final Moment?

Produced by Dick Wolf’s Wolf Entertainment and ITV America’s Good Caper Content with Dick Wolf, Tom Thayer, Kathryn Vaughan, Jordana Hochman and Tim McConville serving as executive producers.

“The Girl Who Lived (WT)” – Two-Hour Special Premieres this Fall

From Executive Producer Elizabeth Smart, “The Girl Who Lived (WT)” tells the story of Kara Robinson: abducted in broad daylight from a friend’s front yard, the 15-year-old is held captive and sexually assaulted for 18 harrowing hours. When she bravely engineers her own escape and leads authorities to her assailant’s apartment, they uncover a series of crimes far darker and more deadly than anyone ever imagined.

Produced by Marwar Junction Productions and Entertainment One with Elizabeth Smart, Kara Robinson Chamberlain, Allison Berkley, Joseph Freed, Tara Long, Geno McDermott and Carolyn Blackstone-Day serving as executive producers.

“New York Homicide” – Premieres Early 2022

This all-new series dives deep into some of the worst murder cases in the city’s recent history. Each hour-long, self-contained episode lets viewers bear witness to the tragedy, the trauma, and the triumph of New Yorkers in the face of Gotham City’s worst crimes. With exclusive access to former and current detectives, investigators guide viewers through their most complex cases, while the victim’s loved ones recount the ongoing emotional impact. Archival material and dramatic re-creations immerse the audience in the twists and turns of these unforgettable capers. NEW YORK HOMICIDE. Real cases. Real victims. Real heroes. Real New Yorkers.

Produced by ITV America’s Good Caper Content with Kathryn Vaughan, Jordana Hochman, Brain DeCubellis and Diane and Michele Warshay serving as executive producers.

“The Real Murders of Atlanta” – Premieres Early 2022

“The Real Murders of Atlanta” portrays the shocking, sinful and salacious cases of homicide that highlight the boundaries between gentrified Southern dynasties, hip hop hustlers and the flashy nouveau riche of this metropolitan mecca of music, entertainment and tech. It’s the dark side of the New South, where deadly battles for status and affluence emerge between those who are willing to kill for the good life and those willing to kill to keep it.

Produced by 44 Blue Productions with Stephanie Drachkovitch, David Hale, Dan Snook and Robert Wise serving as Executive Producers.

“Relationship Killer with Faith Jenkins (WT)” – Premieres Early 2022

This true Crime series delves into jaw-droppingly evil stories of love that sours, and break-ups that turn downright murderous. Hosted by Divorce Court’s presiding judge, Faith Jenkins, these twisted tales of relationships gone bad show what happens when breaking up means only one thing: someone has to die.

Produced by Texas Crew Productions and Faith in Justice Productions with David Karabinas, Mary Bissell and Brad Bernstein serving as executive producers for Texas Crew, and Faith Jenkins serving as executive producer for Faith in Justice.

“Snapped Notorious: The Cleveland Strangler” – Two-Hour Special Premieres this Fall

For over two years, the Cleveland Strangler murdered eleven women and lived with their bodies decomposing inside his house. Five women managed to escape from his attacks and share details about the terror they experienced inside his house of horrors.

Produced by Catalina Content with Jeff Collins, Deborah Allen and Russell Heldt serving as executive producers.

“Snapped Notorious: Happy Face Killer” – Two-Hour Special Premieres this Fall

The man known as the Happy Face Killer viciously strangled 8 women and dumped their bodies along the road. Crime novelist, M William Phelps, shares rare on-camera interviews and never-heard-before chilling recordings with the psychopathic killer.

Produced by Catalina Content with Jeff Collins, Deborah Allen, Russell Heldt and M. William Phelps serving as executive producers.

“Snapped Notorious: River Valley Killer” – Two-Hour Special Premieres this Fall

From 1993 to 2000, the quiet community of Fort Smith, Arkansas was terrorized by a twisted serial killer, a deranged necrophiliac who targeted elderly and vulnerable women. He became known as The River Valley Killer.

Produced by Catalina Content with Jeff Collins, Deborah Allen and Russell Heldt serving as executive producers.

“The Toolbox Killer” – Two-Hour Special Premieres this Fall

In his own words, America’s most sadistic serial killer describes his 1979 killing spree in this 2-hour documentary. Known as “The Toolbox Killer,” Lawrence Bittaker was silent about his crimes for 40 years, until he met investigator Laura Brand. Over the course of five years, Brand recorded her many conversations with Bittaker as he spoke from death row about his methods and motives, providing unique insights into the mind of a criminal sadist.

Produced by Mike Mathis Productions with Mike Mathis, Matthew Testa and Laura Brand serving as executive producers.

“Twisted Killers” – Premieres Early 2022

The most baffling cases. The most bizarre killers. What drives acts of evil? “Twisted Killers” tells the shocking stories of some of America’s darkest, most unusual murderers. Along the way, a trio of criminal experts, including former NYC DA Beth Karas, retired LAPD Homicide Detective Tracey Benjamin and Forensic Psychologist Kate Termini, provide insight and expertise on how these twisted killers were brought to justice.

Produced by ITN Productions with Bruce Kennedy and Ian Russell serving as executive producers.

“Untitled Carolyn Warmus Project (WT)” – Special Event Series Premieres Early 2022

This true crime limited series exposes new theories about the “Fatal Attraction Killer,” a case named for its similarity to the blockbuster film centered around a woman who becomes obsessed with her married lover. After spending 27 years in prison for the crime, Carolyn Warmus is speaking for the first time since her release. The three-hour series aims to untangle the twisted web of sex, lies and deceit that defined the infamous case.

Produced by Entertainment One (eOne) and Bee Holder Productions with Tara Long, Geno McDermott, Ben Megargel and Lorri Leighton serving as executive producers for Entertainment One (eOne), and Steve Lee Jones serving as executive producer for Bee Holder Productions.

Shows premiering on Oxygen this summer include “Killer Couples,” the all-new series “Charmed to Death” and the all-new two-hour specials “Snapped Notorious: The Girl in the Box” and “Murdered and Missing in Montana.”

SYFY

As a fan-focused network redefining genre programming, SYFY continues to rank among the top 10 highest-reaching cable entertainment networks across all key demos and is home to the Alan Tudyk-led dramedy “Resident Alien,” which was the most-watched new cable drama in the last year. The serieswill return for its sophomore run in 2022, joining the previously announced cross-network drama “Chucky,”which will air on USA and SYFY and features a vintage Chucky doll wreaking havoc on an idyllic American town. These titles join the all-new scripted pickups “Day of the Dead” and “Astrid & Lilly Save the World.” The sci-fi brand will also put a horror spin on the popular “Bring It On” film franchise with an all-new original movie, “Bring It On: Halloween (WT),” in partnership with Universal 1440 Entertainment, set for 2022, in addition to the slasher film reboot “Slumber Party Massacre,” which will air as an original movie this Fall.

New programming coming to SYFY includes:

“Astrid & Lilly Save the World” – Premieres in 2022

When outcast high school BFFs Astrid & Lilly accidentally crack open a portal to a terrifying monster dimension, they have to figure out how to save the world, if they can survive high school.

Produced by Blue Ice Pictures with Lance Samuels, Daniel Iron and Armand Leo serving as executive producers. Noelle Stehman and Betsy Van Stone wrote the pilot and will also serve as executive producers.

“Bring It On: Halloween (WT)” – All-New Original Movie Premieres in 2022

Held down by restrictive rules, an embattled cheerleading squad seeks the freedom of a creepy, closed school gym to practice for regionals, but when members of the squad start to disappear, the cheerleaders must unmask their assailant to save themselves.

Produced by Universal 1440 Entertainment, “Bring It On: Halloween (WT)” will be released on non-theatrical platforms in 2022. Universal 1440 Entertainment is a production arm of Universal Filmed Entertainment Group (UFEG).

“Chucky” – Premieres on SYFY and USA this Fall

After a vintage Chucky doll turns up at a suburban yard sale, an idyllic American town is thrown into chaos as a series of horrifying murders begin to expose the town’s hypocrisies and secrets. Meanwhile, the arrival of enemies — and allies — from Chucky’s past threatens to expose the truth behind the killings, as well as the demon doll’s untold origins, as a seemingly ordinary child who somehow became this notorious monster.

Produced by UCP, the series will be executive produced by creator Don Mancini, David Kirschner, and Nick Antosca via his banner Eat the Cat, through his overall deal with the studio. Alex Hedlund and Harley Peyton will also serve as executive producers. Mancini, who penned the film franchise, will also write the adaptation, serve as showrunner and direct the first episode.

“Day of the Dead” – Premieres this Fall

“Day of the Dead” is the intense story of six strangers trying to survive the first 24 hours of an undead invasion. This ode to George A. Romero’s famous flesh-eaters reminds us that sometimes all it takes to bring people together is a horde of hungry zombies trying to rip them apart.

Produced by Cartel and HiTide Studios with Stan Spry, Jeff Holland and Drew Brown serving as executive producers for Cartel, and James Dudelson, Robert Dudelson, Jordan Kizwani and Matt Drake serving as executive producers for HiTide Studios. Jed Elinoff and Scott Thomas will serve as co-showrunners and executive producers and Steven Kostanski will also serve as executive producer.

“Slumber Party Massacre” – All-New Original Movie Premieres this Fall

A new contemporary twist-filled reimagining of the 1982 slasher cult classic just in time for Halloween. A slumber party turns into a bloodbath, as a psychotic serial killer wielding a power drill disrupts the fun.

“Slumber Party Massacre” is produced in partnership with Shout! Studios with Brent Haynes, Bob Emmer, Garson Foos and Jordan Fields serving as executive producers. Danishka Esterhazy serves as director and worked off the screenplay by Suzanne Keilly. The film is also produced by Blue Ice Pictures.

Premiering on SYFY this summer is “SurrealEstate.”

USA NETWORK

Building off its more than 25-year streak as a top five cable network, USA is furthering its commitment to scripted programming this fall with the pickup of the highly coveted revival movie “Nash Bridges,” which hails from Village Roadshow and features original cast members Don Johnson and Cheech Marin.This title joins the critically acclaimed drama “The Sinner” which recently announced Frances Fisher (“Watchmen”), Michael Mosley (“Ozark”) and Alice Kremelberg (“The Trial of the Chicago 7”) will join Bill Pullman for its fourth installment, and cross-network drama “Chucky” (with SYFY)from executive producer Don Mancini. The cabler is bolstering its unscripted lineup with the return of tentpole series “Chrisley Knows Best,” “Temptation Island” and more, plus the pickup of two all-new unscripted series, “America’s Big Deal” and “Mud, Sweat & Beards” (WT).” The network will also continue its over three-decade partnership with the WWE by airing “WWE Monday Night Raw,” the #1 cable entertainment program in Live viewership,and the recently renewed “WWE NXT,” every Monday and Tuesday, respectively, for all 52 weeks of this year. Since its shift to Tuesdays, “NXT” is posting more than 30% growth and contributing to the network’s investment in live event programming. USA will also gain the rights to highly sought-after sports coverage beginning in 2022.

New programming coming to USA includes:

“America’s Big Deal” – Premieres this Fall

This groundbreaking competition series invites inventors from across the nation to sell their products LIVE on-air and compete for the chance to strike a life-changing deal with a retail giant. The mastermind behind the series is America’s most celebrated entrepreneur, Joy Mangano, who is making it her personal mission to lift up America’s greatest inventors and small businesses to give them the same opportunity that launched her business dynasty… the chance to make the biggest deal of their life. Tapping into One Platform Commerce, contestants will sell their wares in real time through NBCUniversal Checkout, with live sales numbers determining who stays and who goes.

Produced by DIGA Studios with Tony DiSanto, Nick Rigg, Tommy Coriale and Alison Holloway serving as executive producers. Joy Mangano also serves as an executive producer.

“Chucky” – Premieres on USA and SYFY this Fall

After a vintage Chucky doll turns up at a suburban yard sale, an idyllic American town is thrown into chaos as a series of horrifying murders begin to expose the town’s hypocrisies and secrets. Meanwhile, the arrival of enemies — and allies — from Chucky’s past threatens to expose the truth behind the killings, as well as the demon doll’s untold origins, as a seemingly ordinary child who somehow became this notorious monster.

Produced by UCP, the series will be executive produced by creator Don Mancini, David Kirschner, and Nick Antosca via his banner Eat the Cat, through his overall deal with the studio. Alex Hedlund and Harley Peyton will also serve as executive producers. Mancini, who penned the film franchise, will also write the adaptation, serve as showrunner and direct the first episode.

“Mud, Sweat & Beards” (WT) – Premieres in 2022

On each episode of this all-new series, Donny Dust and Ray Livingston tackle the earth’s most remote locations, where they’ll build a new primitive paradise using their unrivaled wit and wilderness ingenuity. These best friends and current world-class survivalists will work hand-in-hand as they do everything from building elaborate shelters to tracking down natural food sources, all while combating extreme weather, hunger, predators and wicked BO.

Produced by Leftfield Pictures with Shawn Witt, Gretchen Palek, Ryan Pender, Zach Green and Andrew Schechter serving as executive producers.

“Nash Bridges” – Special Revival Movie Premieres this Fall

“Nash Bridges” returns as a 2-hour movie for USA Network with stars Don Johnson (Nash Bridges) and Cheech Marin (Joe Rodriguez) reprising their roles. The two-hour movie brings the duo back together as elite investigators for the San Francisco Police Department Special Investigations Unit.

The film will be produced by Village Roadshow Television.



USA NETWORK AND WWE[®]’S NXT[®] EXTEND PARTNERSHIP





USA NETWORK AND WWE[®]’S NXT[®] EXTEND PARTNERSHIP

STAMFORD, Conn., March 30, 2021 – WWE (NYSE: WWE) and USA Network today announced a multi-year extension for NXT, which will move to Tuesday nights live on USA Network at 8/7c beginning April 13. The new agreement for the live, weekly two-hour show furthers WWE and USA’s nearly three decade-long relationship.

“We are incredibly proud of our three-decade partnership with WWE and in extending USA’s NXT deal, we are further establishing our portfolio as an unrivaled home for quality WWE content,” said Frances Berwick, Chairman, Entertainment Networks, NBCUniversal. “By transitioning NXT to a Tuesday timeslot where WWE has performed well in the past, we are giving our passionate fanbase more of what they love with back-to-back nights of exhilarating, live programming.”

“We are thrilled to continue WWE and NBCUniversal’s longstanding partnership with the extension of NXT on USA Network,” said Paul “Triple H®” Levesque, WWE Executive Vice President, Global Talent Strategy & Development. “The move to Tuesdays provides a new opportunity for us to grow the NXT brand and enables our partner, USA Network, to continue to build its strong portfolio of sports and entertainment programming.”

Since launching on the network in September 2019, NXT has lifted USA to rank among the top cable entertainment networks in its regular Wednesday timeslot. In 2020, the weekly block averaged 847,000 total viewers and its special Tuesday episodes were even stronger, delivering gains of nearly +30% among the key 18-49 and 25-54 demos.

NXT is revolutionizing the world of sports entertainment with innovative styles from trend-setting and unapologetic Superstars including Finn Bálor®, Adam Cole®, Io Shirai™, Karrion Kross™, Johnny Gargano® and Candice LeRae™. The brand’s diverse roster consists of elite athletes from the NFL, collegiate and amateur sports, MMA and international sports such as rugby and kushti. It is also the birthplace to more than 80 percent of the current Raw® and SmackDown® rosters including Roman Reigns®, Seth Rollins®, Charlotte Flair®, Bayley®, Sasha Banks®, Alexa Bliss®, Bray Wyatt®, Bianca Belair™, The Street Profits®, Matt Riddle™ and Baron Corbin®.

All new episodes will be available on demand in the United States exclusively on Peacock, the day after its airing on USA Network.

NXT will continue to emanate from the state-of-the-art Capitol Wrestling Center™ in Orlando, Florida.

About WWE

WWE, a publicly traded company (NYSE: WWE), is an integrated media organization and recognized leader in global entertainment. The Company consists of a portfolio of businesses that create and deliver original content 52 weeks a year to a global audience. WWE is committed to family-friendly entertainment on its television programming, pay-per-view, digital media and publishing platforms. WWE’s TV-PG programming can be seen in more than 900 million homes worldwide in 28 languages through world-class distribution partners including NBCUniversal, FOX Sports, BT Sport, Sony India and Rogers. The award-winning WWE Network includes all live pay-per-views, scheduled programming and a massive video-on-demand library and is currently available in more than 180 countries. In the United States, NBCUniversal’s streaming service, Peacock, is the exclusive home to WWE Network. The Company is headquartered in Stamford, Conn., with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Orlando, Dubai, London, Mexico City, Mumbai, Munich, Riyadh, Shanghai, Singapore and Tokyo.

Additional information on WWE (NYSE: WWE) can be found at wwe.com and corporate.wwe.com.

About USA Network

USA Network has been a top five cable entertainment brand for over twenty years and is home to the most compelling television properties in the industry. Serving a broad, passionate fanbase, USA’s diverse slate includes popular award-winning dramas, unfiltered family comedies, buzzy unscripted, weekly live WWE programming, high-octane sporting events and a portfolio of sought-after acquired series and movies. USA is part of the NBCUniversal Television and Streaming Entertainment portfolio, which includes NBCU’s broadcast, cable and streaming platforms: NBC, Bravo, E!, Oxygen, SYFY, Universal Kids, USA Network and Peacock. For more information, visit usanetwork.com.



USA NETWORK RENEWS “CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST” FOR SEASON NINE AND “GROWING UP CHRISLEY”





USA NETWORK RENEWS “CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST” FOR SEASON NINE AND “GROWING UP CHRISLEY” FOR SEASON THREE AIRING LATER THIS SUMMER

Season Finale of “Chrisley Knows Best” Airs Thursday, March 25 at 10pm ET/PT

MEDIA ALERT

USA has picked up “Chrisley Knows Best” for season nine and “Growing Up Chrisley” for a season three and both will air later this summer. The current season finale of “Chrisley Knows Best” airs Thursday, March 25 at 10pm ET/PT.

Year to-date, “Chrisley Knows Best” is averaging 1.5 million total viewers, 677,000 P25-54 and 503,000 P18-49, up two percent among total viewers, five percent among P25-54 and flat among P18-49 versus the 2020 average. Additionally, the series ranks among the Top 5 unscripted cable series on Set Top Box VOD in 2020.

Season two of “Growing Up Chrisley” delivered 1.1 million total viewers, 595,000 P25-54, and 498,000 P18-49, up 11 percent, 20 percent and 12 percent, respectively, compared to season one.

“Chrisley Knows Best” follows the entertaining life of outspoken patriarch Todd Chrisley and his over-the-top Southern family, which includes his loving wife Julie, their charming, strong-willed children Chase, Savannah and Grayson, their granddaughter Chloe and Todd’s beloved mother Nanny Faye.
“Growing Up Chrisley” follows Chase and Savannah as they embrace adulthood away from Todd and Julie. Chase has turned a corner in his maturity and is more interested in “adulting,” while Savannah is entering a new chapter in her life and ready to focus on herself, her friends, and having fun. But no matter how much they’ve grown up, Todd will make sure the kids never venture too far from home and their family.

“Chrisley Knows Best” is produced by Maverick TV USA, an All3Media America Company with John Hesling, Simon Knight, Jim Sayer, Adam Greener, Hank Stepleton, Katie Sole and Todd Chrisley serving as Executive Producers. Erin Flinn is Senior Vice President of Current at Maverick TV USA.

“Growing Up Chrisley” is produced by Maverick TV USA, an All3Media America Company in association with Todd Chrisley Productions, with John Hesling, Simon Knight, Hank Stepleton, Lyndee Brown and Todd Chrisley serving as Executive Producers. Erin Flinn is Senior Vice President of Current at Maverick TV USA.

Source: Sources (all via Nielsen): CKB: Highest-Rated Reality Series = L3, All Key Demos, excl. repeats, 2020 thru 3/14/21; YTD Avg = L3, excl. repeats, 2021 thru 3/14 vs. FY 2020; VOD = Rentrak, FY 2020, total transactions, unscripted only; GUC: L3, excl. repeats, full S2 vs. full S1; Repeats: L7, 9/30/19-9/27/20, unscripted repeat series across cable, sum of USA/Bravo/E! performance, rank based on combo of GRPs (Impressions x Duration) among A18-49, P2+, and HH



“QUEEN OF THE SOUTH” TO RETURN FOR A 10-EPISODE FIFTH AND FINAL SEASON





“QUEEN OF THE SOUTH” TO RETURN FOR A 10-EPISODE FIFTH AND FINAL SEASON ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 7 AT 10 P.M. ET/PT.

USA Network’s “Queen of the South” will return for a 10-episode fifth and final season on Wednesday, April 7 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

· USA Network unveils official trailer for its highly anticipated return:

· “We could not be prouder of our entire cast and crew that joined us on this magnificent journey,” said Executive Producers Dailyn Rodriguez, Ben Lobato and David Friendly. “’Queen of the South’ began shooting in Mexico City, brought us to faraway places like Malta and Colombia and finally landed in New Orleans. We cannot wait to share the explosive final season with our devoted fans. And, of course, we could not have made this show without the talented and tireless Alice Braga, who brought our queen to life.”

· “For five incredible seasons, ‘Queen of the South’ has captivated us with brilliant storytelling and bold, powerful characters,” said Frances Berwick, Chairman, Entertainment Networks. “This series broke boundaries for the genre, and we are so grateful to have had the opportunity to work with this incredible team of creators, cast and crew along with our studio partners at 20th Television and UCP. As we close this final chapter, we look forward to a great season culminating in a finale that will give our fans the ending they deserve.”

· “Queen of the South” tells the powerful story of Teresa Mendoza (Alice Braga), a woman who is forced to run from the Mexican cartel and seek refuge in America, and her eventual rise to power over her own drug trafficking empire.

· The original drama series is based on the global best-selling novel “La Reina Del Sur,” by internationally acclaimed author Arturo Pérez-Reverte. The literary page-turner also yielded a popular super series for USA’s sister network, Telemundo.

· “Queen of the South” ranks as USA’s #1 original series among the 18-49 and 25-54 demos. It was also one of three ad-supported cable dramas to post year-over-year growth among those demos in 2019.

· The series is co-produced by 20th Television, part of Disney Television Studios and UCP, a division of Universal Studio Group. David T. Friendly serves as executive producer alongside executive producers and co-showrunners, Dailyn Rodriguez and Ben Lobato. Braga also executive produces.



USA NETWORK’S ‘MIZ AND MRS’ RETURNS APRIL 12, MOVES TO MONDAY NIGHTS FOLLOWING WWE® ‘RAW’





USA NETWORK’S ‘MIZ AND MRS’ RETURNS APRIL 12, MOVES TO MONDAY NIGHTS FOLLOWING WWE® ‘RAW’

NEW YORK – Feb. 22, 2021 – The Mizanins are back for more Mizchief, mayhem and madness! USA Network’s “Miz and Mrs” returns on Monday, April 12 at 11/10c as the second half of season two continues, now following WWE’s flagship program Monday Night Raw®.

“Miz and Mrs” gives an exclusive glimpse into the luxurious lifestyle of married WWE Superstars, The Miz®, Maryse™ and their eccentric family. In the upcoming six episodes, Mike and Maryse celebrate an anniversary, have a pregnancy scare, and think about joining a country club. While that is usually more than enough for a family to navigate, their moms decide they are ready to date, Mike creates a man cave and helps his dad find a hobby, and Maryse launches her Volition Beauty Yaupon Tea Glow-Awakening Moisturizer.*

The series is produced by WWE and Bunim/Murray Productions, Gil Goldschein, Farnaz Farjam-Chazan, Russell Jay Staglik serve as executive producers for Bunim/Murray Productions. Howie Miller serves as showrunner and executive producer. Kevin Dunn and Chris Kaiser serve as executive producers for WWE. The Miz (Michael Mizanin) and Maryse (Maryse Mizanin) are also executive producers.

“Miz and Mrs” is a part of USA’s growing unscripted lineup, which also includes family docu-comedies “Chrisley Knows Best,” “Growing Up Chrisley,” “She’s The Boss” and “The Rev,” WWE-related series “Straight Up Steve Austin,” and the buzzy “Temptation Island” reboot.



USA NETWORK’S NEWEST DOCU-COMEDY “SHE’S THE BOSS” PREMIERES THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 25 AT 10:30PM ET/PT





USA NETWORK’S NEWEST DOCU-COMEDY “SHE’S THE BOSS” PREMIERES THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 25 AT 10:30PM ET/PT

SERIES FOLLOWS SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEUR NICOLE WALTERS AND HER MODERN-DAY FAMILY
*NEW ASSETS AND SCREENER AVAILABLE*

NEW YORK – Feb. 3, 2021 – USA Network welcomes entrepreneurial power-player, Nicole Walters, and her family to its air when the new docu-comedy “She’s The Boss” premieres on Thursday, February 25 at 10:30pm ET/PT, joining USA’s growing unscripted lineup.

“She’s The Boss” follows Nicole Walters, an ambitious, jet-setting entrepreneur who runs a multi-million dollar marketing empire and her husband, Josh Walters, a quirky and devoted stay-at-home lawyer. The modern-day family is made complete with the couples’ three lovely adopted daughters and Eddie, Nicole’s over-the-top executive assistant and best friend. Although Nicole has conquered the business world, she and Josh are learning on-the-fly that parenthood isn’t always as easy as it seems, and the Walters work to juggle family, careers, obstacles, laughter and love. Faced with the never-ending entrepreneur laundry list and all the demands that come with being a wife and mother of three, can Nicole learn to find the perfect balance and truly have it all?

The series is produced by Line By Line Media and executive produced by Justin Tucker, Amanda Scott, Sam Sarkoob and Bob Unger.

In addition to “She’s The Boss,” USA’s unscripted roster includes family docu-comedies “Chrisley Knows Best,” “Growing Up Chrisley” and “The Rev,” WWE-related series “Miz & Mrs.” and “Straight Up Steve Austin,” and the buzzy “Temptation Island” reboot.

About USA Network

USA Network has been a top five cable entertainment brand for over twenty years and is home to the most compelling television properties in the industry. Serving a broad, passionate fanbase, USA’s diverse slate includes popular award-winning dramas, unfiltered family comedies, buzzy unscripted, weekly live WWE programming, high-octane sporting events and a portfolio of sought-after acquired series and movies. USA is part of the NBCUniversal Television and Streaming portfolio, which includes NBCU’s broadcast, cable and streaming platforms: NBC, Bravo, E!, Oxygen, SYFY, Universal Kids, USA Network and Peacock. For more information, visit usanetwork.com.

About Line by Line Media, Inc

Line by Line Media was co-founded by Sam Sarkoob and Bob Unger, two seasoned television executives with experience producing scripted episodic, late night talk, game shows, music competition, docu-follow and more, for USA, Netflix, SYFY, E!, Oxygen, Discovery and many others. Their passion to deliver the highest quality content and achieve creative excellence in a collaborative and supportive environment is what sets Line by Line Media apart.



MEET THE SINGLES READY TO SPICE THINGS UP ON THE SEASON PREMIERE OF “TEMPTATION ISLAND”





MEET THE SINGLES READY TO SPICE THINGS UP ON THE SEASON PREMIERE OF “TEMPTATION ISLAND” TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 16 AT 10 PM ET/PT ON USA NETWORK

Meet the 23 sexy single men and women who are ready to find “the one” on USA Network’s “Temptation Island.”
Season three of “Temptation Island,” hosted by Mark L. Walberg, premieres on Tuesday, February 16 at 10pm ET/PT on USA Network.
The singles join four new couples who are packing up their emotional baggage and heading to Maui, Hawaii for the ultimate test of their relationship. Will these couples commit to a lifetime together or will they ultimately give into temptation to one of the singles looking to find everlasting love?

SINGLE WOMEN

ALEXCYS HOMAN

Age: 23

Occupation: Personal Assistant

Hometown: Van Nuys, CA

Alexcys is a self-proclaimed party girl on the weekends and a professional during the week. Single for four years, Alexcys is ready to find a meaningful relationship and refuses to settle for less than she deserves.

AMANDA SPAIN-BUTTS

Age: 24

Occupation: Operations Coordinator

Hometown: Austin, TX

Amanda is a lab technician and student of microbiology by day and a bottle service waitress by night. After spending too much time on an unhealthy relationship, she is finally ready to find a man that will treat her right.

GRACE HAGAN

Age: 25

Occupation: PR Assistant

Hometown: New York, NY

Grace is a successful account executive who recently moved to the Big Apple. Attracted to tall guys with a sense of humor, she is tired of the endless swiping on dating apps and is finally ready to find love on Temptation Island.

ISABEL THANMITHAK

Age: 27

Occupation: Bartender

Hometown: Henderson, NV

Isabel has been through a lot in the past few years and is not one to hold back. She recently got out of a toxic long-term relationship and is ready to meet a nice genuine guy. Isabel hates to lose and is willing to fight for someone’s heart.

KATRINA KOOMEN

Age: 22

Occupation: Model

Hometown: Novi, MI

Katrina is a model who plays collegiate soccer. Super competitive and rarely intimidated by anyone, Katrina isn’t afraid to go after who she finds attractive. Despite her age, Katrina almost exclusively dates older men and is often told she’s mature beyond her years.

LAURYN STEWART

Age: 27

Occupation: Personal Trainer

Hometown: Hahira, GA

Lauryn is a personal trainer who puts her health and fitness first. She is very transparent with men about what she wants but feels like her openness has backfired for her in the past. Recently divorced, Lauryn is ready to find love again and hopes she will meet her true match on Temptation Island.

MADILYNN “MADDY” BROWN

Age: 24

Occupation: Dancer

Hometown: Norfolk, VA

Maddy is a dancer from Virginia who loves to have a good time. A serial dater, she hasn’t met the guy she wants to settle down with yet. She is excited at the possibility of finding love on Temptation Island.

MAYA MORSI

Age: 32

Occupation: Web Developer

Hometown: San Jose, CA

Maya is an adrenaline junkie who loves riding motorcycles. Scorned by men in the past, she vows to never let that happen again and is looking for a man who can match her on an intellectual level, and a good bone structure wouldn’t hurt either.

NICKOLE CISZAK

Age: 22

Occupation: Marketing Manager

Hometown: Oak Ridge, NJ

Nickole is a self-proclaimed Jersey girl who was born on April Fools’ Day but says she’s no joke. When it comes to men, she falls hard and always wears her emotions on her sleeve. She would love nothing more than to come to Temptation Island, be her unique self and find the love of her life.

SOPHIA PEREZ

Age: 22

Occupation: Makeup Artist

Hometown: Miami, FL

A Cuban American living in Miami, FL, Sophia is the life of the party. After a very recent breakup, she’s excited to experience the single life, ready to have some fun and hopes to move on to a better relationship while on Temptation Island.

LAUREN “TULA” POINDEXTER

Age: 28

Occupation: Digital Content Creator

Home Town: Waldorf, MD

From the outside looking in, former Miss Louisiana, United States, Tula has it all together, except when it comes to love. After a failed engagement, she is ready to jump back in the dating scene to secure her King and hopes he could be waiting for her on Temptation Island.

SINGLE MEN

ALEX ALVAREZ

Age: 29

Occupation: Medical Recruiter

Hometown: Sacramento, CA

Alex is a former party boy, who loves country music and line dancing the night away. Don’t be fooled by his willingness to have a good time though, Alex has a great job and is ready to settle down with the right girl by his side.

DR. BLAKE EYRES

Age: 34

Occupation: Dentist

Hometown: St. Louis, MO

Dr. Blake is not your typical dentist. He’s adventurous and loves anything outdoors. He considers his trip to Temptation Island to be a new adventure and he’s eager to show the women that he’s truly a catch.

DAVID SILVIA

Age: 27

Occupation: Sales Rep

Hometown: Barrington, RI

From a young age, David learned to win people over with his infectious personality and charming dimples, which later helped him become a successful salesperson. He’s always been the life of the party but as he approaches 30, he’s finally ready to settle down with the right woman.

EVAN MCFADDEN

Age: 29

Occupation: Sales Associate

Hometown: Simi Valley, CA

Evan was heartbroken after his ex-girlfriend decided to end things after three years and has yet to meet someone who compares to her. He’s a Christian with good morals and a self-proclaimed mama’s boy. Evan believes he’s a true catch and hopes to be exactly what one of these women are looking for.

GRIFFIN LIBHART

Age: 25

Occupation: Business Owner

Hometown: Baltimore, MD

As a retired professional soccer player, Griffin gets a lot of attention from the ladies, but he hasn’t been able to find a girl to keep his undivided attention. He always goes after the prettiest girl in the room but as he gets older, he’s looking to connect with someone on more than just a physical level.

JESSE STEPHANOS

Age: 25

Occupation: Business Owner

Hometown: Palm Beach Gardens, FL

A son of an NFL athlete and a professional cheerleader, Jesse is a confident, outgoing, young business owner who loves being outside, hiking or playing sports. He’s been single for three years and is ready to finally find a girl who can keep up with him.

JUWAN HAYNES

Age: 25

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

This former professional football player is extremely close to his mom and often seeks her approval when it comes to the women he dates. After his past relationships failed, Juwan is hoping to find a relationship that will lead to marriage and family, and more importantly a woman that his mom will finally approve of.

LEX LINDQUIST

Age: 28

Occupation: Event Planner

Hometown: Miami, FL

Lex is a successful business owner who is tired of the dating scene in Miami. He’s looking to find someone down to earth who can keep him entertained as he tends to get bored quickly in relationships. Lex hopes a trip to Temptation Island will expand his dating pool and help him find a girl ready for an exciting future together.

ROCKY BUTTERY

Age: 31

Occupation: Model

Hometown: Delray Beach, FL

Rocky loves to be the center of attention and is overflowing with confidence. He’s an athlete who loves to workout and expects the same from his significant other. At 31 years old, Rocky feels he’s ready to expand his horizons and meet the love of his life.

SHAQUILLE URIE

Age: 24

Occupation: Personal Trainer

Hometown: Denver, CO

Shaquille is a personal trainer and model with a smile that lights up every room he’s in. He aspired to play professional football but a recent injury has forced him to consider a new path. He’s looking to start his next chapter with a special someone on Temptation Island.

TOM TRIOLA

Age: 27

Occupation: Masonry Co. Owner

Hometown: Woodbridge, NJ

Hailing from a big Italian family, Tom is an excellent cook and an all-around successful and confident man. Lacking humility, he says he’s never been turned down by a woman, but he’s also never been ready for a commitment – until now. As he approaches 30, Tom is ready to meet the woman of his dreams and start a family of his own.

TRENT JESPERSEN

Age: 30

Occupation: Real Estate Agent

Hometown: Winter Garden, FL

Trent is a real estate professional looking to sell a woman on his charm. Personable and comfortable in his own skin, Trent prides himself on his ability to hold deep and meaningful conversations and he hopes that’s the type of thoughtful guy one of these women are looking for.

“Temptation Island” is produced by Banijay Studios North America. David Goldberg, Dan Morando and Trifari Williams are executive producers.

About Banijay Studios North America

David Goldberg launched Banijay Studios North America (BSNA) in April, 2014, after pioneering the reality TV genre with hits including “Deal or No Deal,” “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition,” “Fear Factor,” “Steve Harvey” and “Wipeout,” among others. Headquartered in Los Angeles, BSNA creates original content for network, cable, syndication and streaming, and develops successful Banijay formats for the U.S. market. BSNA original primetime competition series include Child Support (ABC), with Ricky Gervais, hosted by Fred Savage and Don’t (ABC) with Ryan Reynolds, hosted by Adam Scott. The studio’s iconic international hit formats include Temptation Island (USA) and Wife Swap (Paramount Network).

About USA Network

USA Network has been a top five cable entertainment brand for over twenty years and is home to the most compelling television properties in the industry. Serving a broad, passionate fanbase, USA’s diverse slate includes popular award-winning dramas, unfiltered family comedies, buzzy unscripted, weekly live WWE programming, high-octane sporting events and a portfolio of sought-after acquired series and movies. USA is part of the NBCUniversal Television and Streaming portfolio, which includes NBCU’s broadcast, cable and streaming platforms: NBC, Bravo, E!, Oxygen, SYFY, Universal Kids, USA Network and Peacock. For more information, visit usanetwork.com.