[08/31/09 - 06:47 AM]
Unprecedented Tweet-Peats of "Fringe" and "Glee" to Air Thursday, September 3 and Friday, September 4, on Fox
During the episodes, viewers will have the opportunity to follow the cast and producers' tweets - both online via Twitter and on-air via a lower-third scroll.

[via press release from FOX]




Encore Broadcasts to Feature On-Screen Twitter Feeds by Cast and Producers

In a broadcast first, FOX is hosting two nights of on-screen Twitter updates with talent during special "tweet-peats" of FRINGE on Thursday, Sept. 3 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) and GLEE on Friday, Sept. 4 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT). During the episodes, viewers will have the opportunity to follow the cast and producers' tweets � both online via Twitter and on-air via a lower-third scroll. They will provide commentary about the episode, answer fan questions, reveal behind-the-scenes secrets and offer exclusive insights on the upcoming season.

Fans should sign up now at twitter.com to follow the cast/producers (individual Twitter Usernames are noted below). Then on Thursday, Sept. 3 at 9:00 PM ET/PT, viewers can follow the FRINGE event at twitter.com/FRINGEonFOX. Viewers who would like to follow the cast of GLEE should join the event at twitter.com/GLEEonFOX on Friday, Sept. 4 at 9:00 PM ET/PT. Fans have the chance to interact with the cast and producers by replying to any of their tweets. Also, fans should remember to use #FRINGE or #GLEE in their tweets so they can be easily found.

Cast and producers tweeting during the east and west coast broadcasts include:

From FRINGE (Thursday, Sept. 3, 9:00�10:00 PM ET/PT):

Participant Twitter Username User Profile Link

Jeff Pinkner, Executive Producer (ET/PT) @jpfringe http://twitter.com/jpfringe

J.H. Wyman, Executive Producer (ET/PT) @jwfringe http://twitter.com/jwfringe

Josh Jackson, "Peter Bishop" (ET) @peterbishop2 http://twitter.com/peterbishop2

John Noble, "Walter Bishop" (ET) @labdad1 http://twitter.com/labdad1

From GLEE (Friday, Sept. 4, 9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT):

Participant Twitter Username User Profile Link

Lea Michele, "Rachel Berry" (ET) @msleamichele http://twitter.com/msleamichele

Kevin McHale, "Artie Abrams" (ET) @druiddude http://twitter.com/druiddude

Mark Salling, "Puck" (ET) @mark_salling http://twitter.com/mark_salling

Cory Monteith, "Finn Hudson" (PT) @frankenteen http://twitter.com/frankenteen

Amber Riley, "Mercedes" (PT) @msamberriley http://twitter.com/msamberriley

Chris Colfer, "Kurt Hummel" (PT) @chriscolfer http://twitter.com/chriscolfer

FRINGE, last season's No. 1 new series among Adults 18-49, is a procedural thriller that follows an unlikely trio as they investigate unbelievable events and mysterious occurrences linked throughout the world � known simply as "The Pattern" � in pursuit of a larger, more shocking truth. Starring Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, John Noble, Lance Reddick, Kirk Acevedo, Mark Valley, Blair Brown and Jasika Nicole, FRINGE returns for a second thrilling season Thursday, Sept. 17 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT). Created by J.J. Abrams, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci, FRINGE is produced by Bad Robot Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television. Abrams, Jeff Pinkner, J.H. Wyman and Bryan Burk serve as executive producers, while Kurtzman and Orci are consulting producers. Additionally, Pinkner and Wyman serve as the series' showrunners.

GLEE, the genre-defying new musical comedy series, follows an optimistic teacher who � against all odds and a malicious cheerleading coach � attempts to save McKinley High's Glee Club from obscurity while helping a group of aspiring underdogs realize their true star potential. Starring Dianna Agron, Chris Colfer, Jessalyn Gilsig, Jane Lynch, Jayma Mays, Kevin McHale, Lea Michele, Cory Monteith, Matthew Morrison, Amber Riley and Mark Salling, GLEE is produced by Ryan Murphy Television in association with 20th Century Fox Television. Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Ian Brennan are co-creators of the series. Murphy, Falchuk and Dante Di Loreto serve as executive producers, while Ian Brennan serves as co-executive producer. Murphy also serves as director of the pilot.

GLEE premieres Wednesday, Sept. 9 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. A special director's cut of the pilot will air Wednesday, Sept. 2 (8:58-10:00 PM ET/PT). After the "Tweet-peat" of the pilot, GLEE episodes will also encore Friday, Sept. 11 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) and Friday, Sept. 18 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT).

  [august 2009]  


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