It’s official: Kenya Barris is moving to Netflix.
In a multi-year deal that began Thursday, the creator of the ABC sitcom “black-ish” will write and produce series exclusively for Netflix.
In a statement, Cindy Holland, Netflix’s vice president of original content, praised Barris as “one of our great modern storytellers.”Read more
I sat down at a table recently — it was a round table, like the one King Arthur arranged his knights around, but in a Beverly Hills hotel, and there was lunch — to discuss a new fantasy-themed cartoon series with its creators, Matt Groening and Josh Weinstein, and two of its stars, Eric Andre and Abbi Jacobson.Read more
Jay Leno’s Garage In this new episode, Leno meets young car enthusiasts, including a stunt driver who goes head to head with her father, a youngster who builds an electric car using spare parts and a teenager who restores a vintage tractor. 7 and 10 p.m.Read more
America’s Got Talent The seven acts that will advance to the semifinal round are announced in this results episode. 8 p.m. NBC
MasterChef The contestants must properly separate and prepare a halibut for judges Gordon Ramsay, Joe Bastianich and Aaron Sanchez. 8 p.m.Read more
Hulu has renewed “Castle Rock,” its drama that pays tribute to the Stephen King universe, for a second season.
From creators Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, the anthology drama is set in Castle Rock — the ill-fated fictional Maine town featured in such King works as “The Dead Zone” and “Cujo” — and weaves together characters and themes from King’s book catalog to present an original story.Read more