In the next new episode of Season 2 of “Mythic Quest,” David Brittlesbee (David Hornsby) reveals he has a girlfriend, and Variety has obtained an exclusive sneak peek.
The episode in question is entitled “Please Sign Here” and streams May 28 on Apple TV Plus. It was written by Katie McElhenney and directed by executive producer Megan Ganz. In the episode, Carol (Naomi Ekperigin) attempts to wrangle Mythic Quest employees as they refuse to sign the results of a simple workplace assessment.
Created by Ganz, Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day, “Mythic Quest” follows a video game studio that produces a popular role-playing game. The cast also includes McElhenney, Charlotte Nicdao, Ashly Burch, Jessie Ennis, Imani Hakim, Danny Pudi, F. Murray Abraham and Caitlin McGee.
MTV’s “With One Voice: Fighting Hatred Together,” an hour-long special celebrating Jewish American Heritage Month, will premiere on May 31 at 10 p.m. Hosted by “60 Minutes” correspondent Laurie Segall, the special will chronicle four young Jewish activists working to combat antisemitism and feature a conversation between Holocaust survivor Tova Friedman and Emmanuel Acho, former NFL player and host of “Uncomfortable Conversations With a Black Man.” “With One Voice: Fighting Hatred Together” is produced by ATTN and will air across MTV, VH1 and Smithsonian Channel.
“Bear Grylls Adventures” will premiere June 5 on Whistle TV, Variety has learned exclusively. The show is a compilation of the iconic, eponymous survivalist’s most intimate moments and will feature his coolest tips and behind-the-scenes looks at his adventures and private life. “Bear Grylls Adventures” is part of an ongoing partnership between Team Whistle and Banijay’s The Natural Studios to create The Bear Grylls Digital Network, distributed across the adventurer’s social media channels. “My goal was to speak directly to my fans and empower them to learn tips and tricks for survival in the wild and in life,” Grylls said. “It’s been amazing to see the uptake here!”
Apple TV Plus released a trailer for its upcoming dark comedy “Physical” starring Rose Byrne. The 10-episode series, which premieres globally on June 18, follows Byrne’s character Sheila as she transitions from being a housewife to a radical female lifestyle guru after getting hooked on aerobics. Created, written and executive produced by Annie Weisman, “Physical” also stars Rory Scovel, Dierdre Friel, Della Saba, Lou Taylor Pucci, Paul Sparks and Ashley Liao. Directors Craig Gillespie, Liza Johnson and Stephanie Laing serve as executive producers alongside Weisman, Byrne, Marty Adelstein, Becky Clements, Alexandra Cunningham, John McNamara and Sera Gamble. “Physical” will launch with its first three episodes on June 18 and then release episodes weekly, on Fridays, through Aug. 6. Watch the trailer below.
Emma Stone, Rory Scovel and Chloe Moriondo will be on “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” while “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” will have on Billy Porter, Michael Douglas and Mustafa. Joel Edgerton and Edward-Isaac Dovere will appear on “Late Night With Seth Meyers.”