|[05/15/08 - 11:03 AM]
Adrian Grenier and His Environmental Entourage Go Green with Style in Planet Green's New Series, Alter Eco
A sneak preview of ALTER ECO will air
on Planet Green's launch night on June 4 at 10 PM (ET/PT).
|[via press release from Planet Green]
Adrian Grenier and His Environmental Entourage Go Green With Style in Planet Green's New Series, ALTER ECO
SILVER SPRING, Md., May 15 -- When it comes to being
green, Adrian Grenier practices what he preaches in ALTER ECO. This
exclusive new series shows viewers how easy it is to embrace the green life
and reduce their carbon footprint -- all with a sense of sustainable style.
Featuring Grenier and three of his environmentally-conscious friends, the
series takes a look at everyday, eco-friendly choices on all levels. From
the complete environmental renovation of an L.A. home to a surprise visit
to a busy family striving to be kinder to the planet, this 13-part series
is sure to entertain viewers representing all shades of green. ALTER ECO
(formerly called 'The Green Life') premieres on Monday, June 9, at 9 PM
(ET/PT) on Planet Green. In addition, a sneak preview of ALTER ECO will air
on Planet Green's launch night on June 4 at 10 PM (ET/PT).
ALTER ECO introduces Grenier's one-of-a-kind 'Green Team', a cast of
eco-visionaries that include charismatic green guru Boise Thomas,
sustainable style expert and fashion model Angela Lindvall and
eco-renovation master Darren Moore. The team's mission is to help all kinds
of folks -- from celebrities to average Joes -- take small steps to live
more earth-friendly lifestyles. The three take on unique tasks such as
overhauling a trendy L.A. hotspot with salvaged materials to hopping on
their snowboards for "slope testing" in the latest in sustainable gear.
With so many people striving to be more environmentally friendly, ALTER
ECO helps guide greenie hopefuls with fun and fashionable suggestions to
incorporate the eco-friendly movement into their lives. This series
illustrates how each and every person can make green a part of their life
that is simple, fun and good for Mother Earth.
An accomplished actor, musician and director, Adrian Grenier is best
known for his role as Vincent Chase in HBO's hit series "Entourage." Most
recently, he was seen in Woody Allen's "Anything Else" and "Love in the
Time of Money", which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. A filmmaker
in his own right, Grenier has written and directed several short films and
a documentary, "Shot in the Dark." A self-taught musician, Grenier attended
Manhattan's prestigious LaGuardia High School for Music & Art and the
Performing Arts and plays in the band The Honey Brothers.
ALTER ECO is produced for Planet Green by GRB/Villians. Gary R. Benz,
Peter Glatzer, Adrian Grenier and Michael Branton are executive producers
for GRB/Villians and Timothy Kuryak is executive producer for Planet Green.
Planet Green is Discovery Communications' global, cross-company
initiative with a commitment to document, preserve and celebrate the
planet, including the first-ever 24-hour eco-lifestyle television network
scheduled to launch in 2008 to more than 50 million homes. Planet Green
speaks to people who want to understand green living and to those who truly
want to make a difference by providing tools and information to meet the
critical challenge of protecting our environment. Planet Green will meet
the demands of consumers and viewers by providing content that will
enlighten empower and most importantly, entertain.
|[05/23/16 - 02:44 PM]
VH1 to Bring Back "Hip Hop Honors" Event to Honor the Trailblazing First Ladies of Hip Hop Monday, July 11 at 9PM ET Live from NY
The show will pay homage to the female pioneers, trailblazers and trend-setters who lead a movement and infiltrated the ranks of the male-dominated genre to make their voices heard and still do today.
|[05/23/16 - 02:41 PM]
Mariah Carey Partners with Hallmark Channel for a Three-Picture Development Deal
Carey is set to develop, executive produce, direct and co-star in the movies, with the first slated to debut as part of Hallmark Channel's 2017 "Countdown to Valentine's Day" programming event.
|[05/23/16 - 02:27 PM]
ABC News and Time Inc.'s People Announce New Primetime Series "People's List"
The hour-long weekly program highlights the biggest stories in pop culture, entertainment, lifestyle, human interest and news features to bring viewers up to speed on what they may have missed.
|[05/23/16 - 02:02 PM]
Universal Television Signs "Hamilton" Producer Jeffrey Seller and TV Producer Flody Suarez to Production Deal
"I'm so pleased to have Universal Television in business with one of the theater's leading producers, Jeffrey Seller, and his producing partner, Flody Suarez," said Robert Greenblatt.
|[05/23/16 - 01:05 PM]
Bravo Media's "The Real Housewives of Orange County" Returns for a New Season on Monday, June 20 at 9 PM ET/PT
The OG of the OC, Vicki Gunvalson, returns along with Tamra Judge, Heather Dubrow, Shannon Beador and Meghan King Edmonds.
|[05/23/16 - 12:03 PM]
Annie Apple Named ESPN "Sunday NFL Countdown" Contributor
Apple, burst on the national scene during the recent NFL Draft when she took to social media to offer her candid opinions about the draft, her son and anything else on her mind.
|[05/23/16 - 12:01 PM]
BET Taps a New Producing Powerhouse Led by Executive Producer Will Packer and Showrunner Erica Shelton Kodish to Run the Critically Acclaimed Series "Being Mary Jane"
Production on the new season is set to begin in Atlanta, Georgia later this year.
|[05/23/16 - 11:51 AM]
Six Grammy(R) Winning/Nominated Artists Lend Their Voices and Music to New Discovery Channel Series "Hello World!"
Presented in association with World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the six-part series takes a look at the wonders of the natural world through the eyes of some of today's most celebrated musicians.
|[05/23/16 - 10:33 AM]
Unloved Autos Get New Life on an All New Season of Velocity's Hit Series "Wheeler Dealers"
The all new season begins Wednesday, June 29 on Velocity when the guys tackle a true piece of automotive Americana - a 1968 Chevy Corvette C3.
|[05/23/16 - 09:37 AM]
Showtime(R) to Produce Feature-Length Documentary About the Life of Comic Legend John Belushi with Cooperation of His Widow Judith Belushi Pisano
Directed by R.J. Cutler and produced by John Battsek, the documentary is set to begin production in the fall, with long-time Belushi collaborator Sean Daniel serving as executive producer along with Bill Couturie.
|[05/23/16 - 08:50 AM]
David Feherty to Join NBC Olympics in Rio as a Correspondent
Feherty will offer commentary on NBC's primetime coverage, as well on other shows and platforms.
|[05/23/16 - 08:49 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: "Billboard Music Awards" Vault ABC to Victory
The Alphabet easily wins the night in total viewers and adults 18-49.
|[05/23/16 - 08:32 AM]
New National Geographic Channel Series "I Am Rebel," Executive Produced by Doug Liman, Director of "The Bourne Identity," Introduces Unfamiliar Yet Game-Changing Individuals Who Prove That Change Happens Only When You Break the Rules
The series launches Sunday, June 5 at 9:00/8:00c on the network.
|[05/23/16 - 08:08 AM]
Comedy Central Renews "Another Period" for Third Season Ahead of Season 2 Premiere Airing Wednesday, June 15 at 10 p.m.
Guest stars this season include Jermaine Clement, Andrew Daly, Cedric the Entertainer, Perez Hilton, Moshe Kasher, Lauren Lapkus, Bobby Lee, Tom Lennon, Samm Levine, Aasif Mandvi, Kate Miccuci, Adam Pally, Missi Pyle, Andrew Rannells, June Diane Raphael, Will Sasso, Joss Whedon and more!
|[05/23/16 - 08:05 AM]
CBS Studios International Announces Global Viral Video Sensation "Carpool Karaoke" Now Available as a Format
In each 30 or 60 minute episode the host of the show picks up a singer or celebrity and drives them in a Carpool Karaoke car, specially fitted with state of the art cameras, ready to capture the fun.