or


[11/21/05 - 12:00 AM]
Pepperidge Farm's 'Whims' Sponsors We's Royal Treatment Weekend

[via press release from WE: Women's Entertainment]

Pepperidge Farm's 'Whims' Sponsors WE's Royal Treatment Weekend

Weekend Dedicated to "Royals" Airs December 2 nd - December 4 th

Charles & Camilla: Whatever Love Means Premieres Saturday, Dec 3 rd

New York, NY, November 21, 2005 -WE: Women's Entertainment, the only cable network dedicated to helping women connect to one another and the world around them, announced today that Pepperidge Farm's 'Whims' has signed on to sponsor WE's Royal Treatment Weekend, three days of programming dedicated to the trials and tribulations of European aristocracy.

As part of the agreement, Pepperidge Farm's Whims will receive on-air and off-air presence through online interactive content on www.we.tv, and on the network through tagged tune-ins and billboards. WE has also created The Royal Treatment Sweepstakes, running from December 1st through December 31st, where one lucky WE viewer can win a "royal" holiday in London, complete with lavish meals, a shopping spree and private tour. Additionally, Pepperidge Farm's 'Whims' will also receive 30-second sweepstakes spots.

"This specially scheduled programming offers our sponsor a perfect opportunity to reach our key demographic of women who are the decision-makers in their home," said Arlene Manos, President, Rainbow National Network Advertising Sales. "American women can not seem to get enough of the royal family, and we are pleased to provide our viewers with this special weekend of programming to satisfy their desire to get up close to the monarchy."

One of the highlights to be featured from the weekend movie marathon, running December 2 through December 4, will be the premiere of the original movie "Charles & Camilla: Whatever Love Means,"; on Saturday, December 3. It's a WE original co-production with Granada International that profiles the love affair of British heir Prince Charles and his new bride, Mrs. Camilla Parker Bowles. Other programming includes: "Diana: Her True Story", "Royal Families of the World," "Harry: The Mysterious Prince" and "Fergie & Andrew: Behind the Palace Doors.

WE has experienced past ratings success with royal-themed programming. WE's live coverage of the royal wedding day included the one-hour special "Charles and Camilla's Wedding Day," which was the network's highest-rated special to date. In addition, WE's original special "Young Sexy & Royal" posted ratings +33% higher than the prime average for the network during the same time period.

About WE: Women's Entertainment WE: Women's Entertainment is the only cable network dedicated to helping women connect to one another and the world around them. With quality original programming including the hit series "Bridezillas," unique movie packages like "Three Men and A Chick Flick," topical specials and its public affairs initiative WE Empowers Women, the network supports women and appeals to their interests in pop culture, relationships and personal style. WE: Women's Entertainment is a subsidiary of Rainbow Entertainment Services and is currently seen in over 55 million homes.





  [november 2005]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
  


· BRIDEZILLAS (WE)
· CHARLES & CAMILLA: WHATEVER LOVE MEANS (WE)











[10/31/14 - 03:43 PM]
TNT Greenlights High-Octane Drama "Agent X," Starring Jeff Hephner, Sharon Stone and Gerald McRaney
The network has ordered 10 episodes for the first season of the series, with plans to launch in the second half of 2015.

[10/31/14 - 03:27 PM]
NBC Passes on Back Nine for "Bad Judge," "A to Z"
Said development will spell the end of both series after 13 episodes.

[10/31/14 - 02:08 PM]
The Season Premiere of "Mom" Delivers Series High Ratings
CBS spins the numbers for Thursday, October 30.

[10/31/14 - 12:55 PM]
ABC to Air Charles Schulz' Animated Classic, "A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving," Wednesday, November 26
A special bonus cartoon from Charles M. Schulz, "This Is America, Charlie Brown: The Mayflower Voyagers," will air with the Peanuts classic.

[10/31/14 - 12:43 PM]
"Northmen - A Viking Saga" Acquired for Distribution and Premium Pay TV Deal with Starz
The film is directed by Claudio Fäh and produced by Ralph S. Dietrich.

[10/31/14 - 12:38 PM]
FOX Premieres: 30-Day Multi-Platform Totals
FOX further spins the numbers for the season to date.

[10/31/14 - 10:12 AM]
Iggy Azalea to Perform at the 2014 American Music Awards(R)
She joins a star-studded lineup of previously announced must-see performers including 5 Seconds of Summer, Charli XCX, Mary J. Blige, Fergie, Lorde, One Direction, Sam Smith and the evening's host, Pitbull.

[10/31/14 - 09:36 AM]
PBS to Air Second Season of Shine International's Boisterous Sitcom "Vicious" Stateside, Summer 2015
Following a re-commission by UK broadcaster ITV, the series will return with Freddie (Sir Ian McKellen) and Stuart (Sir Derek Jacobi) delivering more biting remarks, snide comments and cruel asides.

[10/31/14 - 08:46 AM]
"Parenthood" Retains 92% of Last Week in Adults 18-49 and 97% in Total Viewers
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, October 30.

[10/31/14 - 08:34 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Edges CBS for Demo Crown
The Alphabet snaps the Eye's seven week win streak among adults 18-49.

[10/31/14 - 08:12 AM]
ABC Beats CBS' Thursday Night Premieres to Win the Opening Night Of the November Sweep for the 2nd Straight Year in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for Thursday, October 30.

[10/31/14 - 07:50 AM]
Global Mystery Solved: Investigation Discovery Did It!
Since Investigation Discovery debuted in February 2008, it has been one of the fastest-growing networks in U.S. cable television and has seen a parallel growth track internationally.

[10/31/14 - 07:32 AM]
USA Network to Air Academy Award(R) Nominated Film "Do the Right Thing" with Special Introduction by Critically Acclaimed Lead Actress Rosie Perez
On Saturday, November 1, USA Network will air the Spike Lee film, that sparked a national dialogue more than two decades ago about racial tension in America and which still remains relevant today.

[10/31/14 - 03:01 AM]
Death-Defying Stunts and Famous Cars Take Center Stage in Two New Original Reality Series
"Extreme Escapes" (Saturday, November 29) and "Screen Machines" (Tuesday, December 2) are both on tap at ReelzChannel in the coming weeks.

[10/30/14 - 02:50 PM]
"The Meredith Vieira Show" Renewed for Second Season on NBC Owned Television Stations
"'The Meredith Vieira Show' has the full commitment and support of NBCUniversal and we could not be happier to bring it back for a second season," said Ed Swindler.