In at present’s TV information roundup, YouTube TV added the NFL Community to its roster of content material, and Showtime shared a premiere date and trailer for its new documentary, “Kingdom of Silence.”
DreamWorks has shared an unique first look into the animated “Spirit Driving Free: Driving Academy Half 2” with Selection, introducing a brand new character named Eleanor (Cassidy Huff). Eleanor is a younger rider who makes use of a wheelchair to get round, with the clip displaying her and her horse, Beans, racing to an in depth end towards Fortunate and her horse, Spirit. On incapacity illustration in tv, Huff stated, “I’ve at all times stated that my final mission in my profession is to be what I didn’t have rising up. I would like somebody to have a look at me performing in no matter capability and assume to themselves: ‘Effectively, if she will be able to do it, I can do it too!’ If I can genuinely encourage or inspire one particular person, I’ve achieved my job.”
Showtime launched a brand new trailer for “Kingdom of Silence” and introduced that the documentary will premiere on Oct. 2. The movie, which can premiere on the 2-year anniversary of the dying of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in a Saudi Arabian consulate, explores many years of historical past between the U.S and Saudi Arabia whereas sharing Khashoggi’s story. It’s going to additionally contact upon feedback made by the Trump administration when interacting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. The documentary is directed by Rick Rowley. Alex Gibney, Lawrence Wright, Stacey Offman and Richard Perello are the movie’s govt producers. Watch the trailer beneath.
Disney has unveiled plans to air Halloween-themed content material on Disney Channel, Disney Junior and Disney XD beginning Oct. 2. Of the packages slated to run, the season 4f premiere of “Raven’s Residence” will happen on Oct. 9 with a visit to a supposedly haunted condo, and a brand new sketch comedy present known as “Disney Channel Halloween Home Celebration” will air Oct. 16. The sketch present is hosted by Tobie Windham and options stars from different exhibits like “Bunk’d.” Disney Junior will current “Mickey’s Trick or Treats” and different themed programming, whereas Disney XD will air a brand new episode of “DuckTales.”
Telemundo has launched a Snapchat sequence known as “Politi¿QUÉ?” as a part of an effort to raised inform U.S. Hispanics and encourage eligible voters to become involved. Hosted by multimedia journalist Miriam Arias, the sequence goals to make understanding the political course of extra easy and is a part of “DECISION 2020,” which is a Telemundo non-partisan initiative to supply Latinos with complete political information. Matters to be lined by the sequence embrace the distinction between the favored vote and electoral school, learn how to register to vote, and need-to-know info a month from the 2020 election.
YouTube TV introduced the addition of the NFL Community to its content material assortment and the creation of a brand new add-on package deal known as Sports activities Plus. The sports activities community has been added to the essential package deal, making it obtainable to all YouTube TV members, whereas the Sports activities Plus package deal will present extra content material for an additional month-to-month payment. NFL Community content material obtainable will embrace “NFL Whole Entry,” “Good Morning Soccer” and sport protection. The Sports activities Plus Package deal contains NFL RedZone, Fox Faculty Sports activities, GolTV, Fox Soccer Plus, MAVTV Motorsports Community, TVG, and Stadium.
“Tamron Hall” introduced the primary week’s friends forward of the present’s Sept. 14 season two premiere, together with former Tallahassee mayor Andrew Gillum, his spouse R. Jai Gillum, Samuel L. Jackson, his spouse LaTanya Richardson Jackson, Chris Evans, Mark Kassen, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Naomi Campbell, Stassi Schroeder and Melissa Etheridge. Host Tamron Corridor will even be the main focus of the Wednesday episode, as it’s set to have a good time her fiftieth birthday by means of the looks of varied friends and surprises. The primary episode focuses on Gillum and his rehabilitation experiences after he was linked to an incident involving an overdose earlier this 12 months.
NBCUniversal Information Group introduced that Emma Carrasco has been employed as senior vice chairman of company affairs. She is going to accomplice with the corporate’s information organizations on technique and work alongside the its authorities affairs and neighborhood relations groups. Prior to creating the shift to NBCUniversal, Carrasco labored because the senior vice chairman of world engagement at Nationwide Geographic Society. She additionally held positions at NPR and Nortel Networks, in addition to McDonald’s, the place she served because the director of communications.