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MAYOR, THE
Air Date: Tuesday, December 05, 2017
Time Slot: 9:30 PM-10:00 PM EST on ABC
Episode Title: (#110) "Monuments Man"
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COURTNEY AND HIS INNER CIRCLE TRY TO SAVE A HISTORIC MUSIC CLUB FROM CLOSING ITS DOORS FOR GOOD, ON ABC'S 'THE MAYOR'

Rapper E-40 Guest Stars as Himself

"Monuments Man" - After Courtney and his crew discover the historic music venue in Fort Grey, Tito's Ballroom, is closing down for good due to increased rent costs, he attempts to save the club by sponsoring a music festival and enlists Bay Area rap legend E-40 to headline the event. However, Ed Gunt opposes keeping Tito's open which leads Courtney to an unexpected way of winning him over. Meanwhile, Dina agrees to become choir director and realizes her teaching style might be preventing her group from singing in perfect harmony, on an all-new episode of "The Mayor," TUESDAY, DEC. 5 (9:30-10:00 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

The series stars Brandon Micheal Hall as Courtney Rose, Lea Michele as Valentina Barella, Bernard David Jones as Jermaine Leforge, Marcel Spears as T.K. Clifton and Yvette Nicole Brown as Dina Rose.

"Monuments Man" was written by Vijal Patel and was directed by James Griffiths.

"The Mayor" was created by Jeremy Bronson ("Speechless," "The Mindy Project," "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon"). Jeremy Bronson, Daveed Diggs (Tony(R) winner for Broadway's "Hamilton"), Jamie Tarses ("Happy Endings") and James Griffiths ("black-ish") also serve as executive producers. The series is produced by ABC Studios.

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MAYOR, THE (ABC)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
10/3/17 - 12/12/17
STATUS:
canceled/ended (2017-2018 season)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
SEASON(S):
1 (13 episodes, 4 of which have yet to air)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
confirmed as canceled on 5/11/18
DESCRIPTION:
(from ABC's press release, May 2017) Young rapper Courtney Rose (Brandon Micheal Hall) needs his big break. For years, he's toiled away in a small inner-city apartment, making music in his junk-filled bedroom closet. Tired of waiting for opportunity, Courtney cooks up the publicity stunt of the century: Running for mayor of his hometown in California to generate buzz for his music career. Unfortunately for Courtney, his master plan goes wildly awry, ending in the most terrifying of outcomes: An election victory. With the help of his mother (Yvette Nicole Brown, "Community") and friends, including Valentina ("Glee's" Lea Michele), Courtney will have to overcome his hubris if he wants to transform the struggling city he loves.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Bernard Jones as Jermaine Hardaway
· Brandon Micheal Hall as Courtney Rose
· Lea Michele as Valentina "Val" Flores
· Marcel Spears as TK
· Yvette Nicole Brown as Dina
CREW INFORMATION:
· Daveed Diggs as EP
· James Griffiths as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jamie Tarses as EP
· Jeremy Bronson as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· ABC Studios
· Bluegrass FanFare