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Around the Remote: Kidman, Kelley team for another addictive thriller on HBO

Don't Miss: “The Undoing” – Nicole Kidman and writer David E. Kelley, part of the team that brought us “Big Little Lies,” serve up another instantly addictive six-part mystery thriller largely rooted in marriage, wealth, deceit and the blind spots that can develop in relationships over time.

The world still loves ‘I Love Lucy’

Sixty-nine years ago Thursday, on Oct. 15, 1951, "I Love Lucy" premiered, introducing the world at large to Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. Both seasoned performers before "I Love Lucy," Ball and Arnaz cemented their places in entertainment history while portraying Lucy and Ricky Ricardo in the series that ran from 1951-1957.

Disney reorg to further bolster company’s focus on streaming

The company is creating three content arms, one each for sports, general entertainment and its studios, which have famous brands including Star Wars and Marvel. Their primary focus will be on making shows and movies for streaming services,

Around the Remote: ‘Amazing Race’ took off before pandemic grounded lives

DON’T MISS: “The Amazing Race” – On your marks, get set, go! With so many of us stuck at home during the pandemic, Season 32 of the globe-trotting competition should be even more of a welcome sight. Shot pre-COVID-19, this edition has 11 adventurous duos embarking on their journey from the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles. Their first stops? Trinidad and Tobago. Along the route, teams will travel to France, Germany, Kazakhstan, Brazil and more while pushing the show’s long-running odometer past 1 million miles. As usual, Phil Keoghan serves as our host. (9 p.m. Wednesday, CBS).

Report: Offenders on home detention not monitored 24/7

Many judges in Washington state have assigned more people convicted of crimes or awaiting trial for charges to electronic home monitoring in an effort to create room in county jails during the pandemic.

Around the Remote: Ethan Hawke takes on role of legendary abolitionist John Brown

“The Good Lord Bird” – Ethan Hawke shines in this rollicking seven-part limited series based on James McBride’s 2013 National Book Award winner. Hawke plays legendary abolitionist John Brown in a story told, with humor and imagination from the point-of-view of a fictional, cross-dressing slave boy nicknamed “Onion”.

TV shows to watch throughout the Halloween season

Do you want to get in the Halloween spirit? Many TV shows for all ages tell stories of vampires, ghosts, witches, zombies and more, offering the perfect outlet to dive into a visual spookfest.

Influencers behaving badly: Mexico kicks them out of ruins

MEXICO CITY — Archaeological authorities in Mexico said Tuesday they kicked some cast members of a popular local “Jersey Shore”-style reality show out of the Mayan ruins of Uxmal after they behaved "immaturely" and refused to wear masks or follow social distancing rules.

Around the remote: ‘DWTS’ takes a fresh step with Tyra Banks as host

DON’T MISS: “Dancing With the Stars” – After 28 sequin-studded and spray-tanned seasons, the popular ballroom competition is getting a makeover. So extend a warm welcome to new host Tyra Banks and rookie judge Derek Hough. The latter brings an impressive resume that features six mirrorball trophies. Of course, the cast is filled with fresh faces, as well. It includes animal activist Carole Baskin, who gained fame in the wild and crazy documentary series “Tiger King,” and Kaitlyn Bristowe, best known for being a leading lady on “The Bachelorette.” Other notables are Backstreet Boys singer AJ McLean, rapper Nelly, actress Anne Heche and former Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir. (8 p.m. Monday, ABC).

‘Jeopardy!’ – and Alex Trebek – return for new episodes Sept. 14

What is good news? Alex Trebek will be back behind the “Jeopardy!” lectern in less than two weeks as the iconic game show host, Sony Pictures Television announced Thursday. New episodes will return on ABC on Sept. 14 with Trebek and 74-time champion Ken Jennings as a consulting producer.