New this week: 'Power of the Dog,' 'Annie' live and Kenny G
This week’s new entertainment releases include a new album from saxophone legend Kenny G, a documentary about the 12 young soccer players and their coach trapped in a flooded Thailand cave, and Jane Campion makes a triumphant return to filmmaking in “The Power of the Dog.”.
Netflix once again dominates Golden Globe TV nominations
(Liam Daniel/Netflix via AP)NEW YORK – Netflix rode the voracious hunger for TV content during a year of pandemic viewership to a dominant showing at the Golden Globe nominations. The streaming giant scooped up 20 small-screen nods — nearly three times as many as its closest competitor, HBO, and beating the 17 TV nominations it got last year. Streaming newcomer HBO Max scored two nominations with “The Flight Attendant,” a best comedy TV berth and also earned “The Big Bang Theory” veteran Kaley Cuoco her first Globe nod. Little-known Pop TV earned five nominations — all for the Canadian comedy “Schitt’s Creek,” which swept the comedy Emmy Awards last year. Ad“The Great” now faces “The Flight Attendant,” “Schitt’s Creek,” “Emily in Paris” and “Ted Lasso” for bragging rights to best comedy TV series.
‘Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist’ season 2 premiere: How to watch, livestream without cable, sneek peek
Get ready for more music and dancing to both complicate and inform Zoey’s life as she tries to deal with a personal tragedy. Also, get ready for more romance on season 2 of “Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist.”HOW TO WATCH: LIVESTREAM via fuboTV by clicking here (free trial). This Emmy Award winning show stars Jane Levy as a computer programmer who hears the innermost thoughts of people around her through songs. Season 2 sees Zoey dealing with the loss of her father as well as a possible decision in her love triangle between her best friend Max and her coworker Simon. This series stars Jane Levy, Skylar Astin, Alex Newell, John Clarence Stewart, Andrew Leeds, Alice Lee, Michael Thomas Grant, Kapil Talwalkar and Mary Steenburgen.mlive.com
Hit play and check out the new season of “Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist”
There’s no denying that music and dancing have a therapeutic power, and that takes center stage in NBC’s “Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist”. Back for its second season, Zoey is navigating how a new normal after a tragic loss, while continuing to hear the deep inner feelings of others through her “musical powers”. “Playlist” star, Jane Levy, spoke to Jason Carr about how the show’s sophomore season is digging deep into her character’s emotions and how it mirrors that of many people who watch the show. Watch the video above to hear Jane Levy explain how she channels the “heart song” of those close to her.