or


[05/30/13 - 10:04 AM]
E! Is on High Alert As Pop Culture Fans Around the World Anticipate the Royal Birth of William and Kate's Baby
The network is giving this momentous occasion the "royal treatment" with many on-air hours, including two originally produced specials.

[via press release from E!]

E! IS ON HIGH ALERT AS POP CULTURE FANS AROUND THE WORLD ANTICIPATE THE ROYAL BIRTH OF WILLIAM AND KATE'S BABY

E! Serves As the Leading Multi-Platform Source for Royal Baby News With An Embedded E! Team in London for Daily Reports Beginning Early July, Two New "Royal" Specials and a Fully Dedicated Eonline Hub

Los Angeles - May 30, 2013 - As Kate heads into her last trimester, E! has locked in its plans to cover the royal birth from all angles on all platforms. The network is giving this momentous occasion the "royal treatment" with many on-air hours, including two originally produced specials and an E! News team on the ground in London to provide daily updates beginning early July, along with a completely dedicated digital hub which launched early May, all aimed at making E! the complete source for royal baby news, photos, interviews, information, opinions and more. If it has anything to do with Will and Kate's new addition, E! will have it first.

The amount of preparation undertaken for a royal birth is enormous, and E! News will have a full team in London beginning early July, where they will be reporting news and stories related to the royal birth for E! News and Eonline (www.eonline.com). E! News' Catt Sadler and Brit Melanie Bromley will be on the ground talking to friends, family members, royal experts and press who have followed the royal family for decades, about everything from baby wardrobe to possible names to where the little one will live and what life will be like growing up in the spotlight for this child. Plus, they will weigh in on what Diana's influence might have in this little royal's life and how Will and Kate will be as parents.

In addition to E! News' extensive reporting every night, Eonline ensures massive coverage for all things royal baby with its own dedicated hub at www.eonline.com/royals Brimming with photos, video, interviews, and even a baby-naming poll, Eonline will feature real-time reporting on Kate's labor and the baby's birth, and a wide range of features that include a comprehensive look at Kate's maternity looks, what childhood was like for the expectant parents, and lots of commentary from British royal experts weighing in on everything you might have wondered about. Every update on Kate's pregnancy will be shared through E!'s various platforms, so that viewers will know everything as it develops and not miss one detail of this massive world event.

To bring viewers up to date on all that has happened since William and Kate said "I do" back in 2011, the network will air the E! special "Kate and Will: Happily Ever After," premiering June 21st at 9:00pm ET/PT. Hosted by Giuliana Rancic, this special will relive their lavish wedding and what they have accomplished for "Queen and Crown" over the past two years. Royal experts, trusted journalists, biographers and other royal watchers will weigh in on the couple's journey, their accomplishments and, of course, their wardrobe.

Shortly after the royal birth, E! will present the all-new special "A Royal Baby is Born" (wt), which will be packed with everything viewers could possibly want to know about the latest addition to the Windsor line. We will have all the details surrounding the actual birth, including who was with Kate in the delivery room, where papa William was stationed during labor and delivery and reactions from family and friends. A behind-the-scenes look at life in Kensington Palace will reveal details of the new nursery, household staff, and the life of protocol and etiquette that awaits the new prince or princess. Plus, an in-depth look at the new parents might just reveal what they might be like with a little one about the house. How involved might Her Majesty be in deciding how the child is raised? How involved are Kate's parents expected to be? And if the new addition is a girl, will the royal couple try for a boy in quick succession? All these questions, and more, will be answered by the experts, and family friends who will share their thoughts, views and expectations in this compelling special.

With so much coverage planned between now and the baby's arrival, there will be no better place to experience this royal birth than on E! and Eonline (www.eonline.com).

About E! Entertainment

E! is television's top global destination for all things pop culture. The network is currently available to 98 million cable and satellite subscribers in the U.S. and E! content is available on all platforms any time and anywhere from E! Online to social media to mobile to VOD to the latest emerging platforms. Popular programming includes E! core franchises, "E! News," "The Soup," "Chelsea Lately," "Fashion Police" and "True Hollywood Story," as well as the network's popular series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," "Kourtney and Kim Take Miami," "Married to Jonas," "After Lately" and "Playing with Fire." Additionally, E!'s "Live from the Red Carpet" signature events keep fans connected to their favorite stars on pop culture's biggest nights. E! is a network of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience.





  [may 2013]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
   


· SHOWATCH
(series past and present)
· DEVWATCH
(series in development)
· MOVIEWATCH
(tv movies and mini-series)











[10/22/14 - 04:00 PM]
New Primetime Special "Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy" to Premiere Sunday, November 23 on Disney Channel
The high-stakes adventure features a special appearance by Rapunzel, voiced by Mandy Moore, who reprises her role from Disney's "Tangled."

[10/22/14 - 03:19 PM]
Bravo Media Renews "Below Deck" for Third Season as Finale Earns Highest-Rated Episode of the Season with Over 1.4 Million Total Viewers
Plus: look for "The Crew Tells All" next Tuesday, October 28 and a reunion special the following Tuesday, November 4.

[10/22/14 - 01:40 PM]
World Series Game 1 Drives FOX to Prime Time Ratings Win
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Tuesday, October 21.

[10/22/14 - 01:37 PM]
Lifetime Greenlights Limited Series "Lizzie Borden: The Fall River Chronicles"
Christina Ricci will reprise her haunting role as the notorious murder suspect she portrayed in the network's hit original movie "Lizzie Borden Took An Ax."

[10/22/14 - 01:14 PM]
Sneak Play of "Becoming," from LeBron James' Springhill Production Company and ESPN Films, Added at 5:30 P.M. Sunday, October 26 on Disney XD
It will also be presented in the previously announced 8:00 p.m. timeslot on Disney XD and on Friday, November 7 (7:00 p.m., ET/4:00 p.m., PT) on ESPN.

[10/22/14 - 12:44 PM]
Animal Planet's "Finding Bigfoot" Returns with Search for World's Largest Sasquatch
On Sunday, November 9, the series returns with a special two-hour episode that takes Bigfoot Field Research Organization (BFRO) president Matt Moneymaker, researchers James "Bobo" Fay and Cliff Barackman and skeptical scientist Ranae Holland off to the wilds of Alaska.

[10/22/14 - 11:31 AM]
Syfy's Hit Competition Series "Face Off" to Return for Eighth Season January 13 at 9PM
In a twist on the show's traditional format, three former champions, Rayce Bird (Season 2), Anthony Kosar (Season 4) and Laura Tyler (Season 5), will return in the premiere and select teams of five new artists who they will coach throughout the season.

[10/22/14 - 11:14 AM]
ABC Grows Year to Year in Total Viewers and Holds Steady in Adults 18-49
ABC spins the numbers for the weeks of September 22-October 19.

[10/22/14 - 11:05 AM]
Comedy Icon Steve Coogan to Star in "Happyish" on Showtime(R)
He'll succeed the late Philip Seymour Hoffman in the project, a comedic, soul-searching examination of our pursuit of happiness, a pursuit that might just be the very thing causing our unhappiness in the first place.

[10/22/14 - 11:04 AM]
Discovery Family Channel to Premiere the Third Season of Hasbro Studios' Popular Animated Series "Transformers Rescue Bots," November 1
The season three premiere of "Transformers Rescue Bots" returns with the episode "Land Before Prime," where Optimus Prime is forced to embrace his primal side when the Rescue Bots discover a mysterious island filled with dinosaurs.

[10/22/14 - 10:58 AM]
"NCIS: New Orleans" Delivers Its Highest Adults 18-49 Rating Since Its Series Premiere
CBS spins the numbers for Tuesday, October 21.

[10/22/14 - 10:49 AM]
First-Ever LEGO(R) Batman Television Special, "LEGO DC Comics: Batman: Be-Leaguered," Premieres October 27 on Cartoon Network
Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, this powerhouse partnership between the LEGO Group and DC Entertainment is a funny, lighthearted tale new to the DC Comics universe.

[10/22/14 - 10:42 AM]
"CMA Country Christmas" Adds Performances by Alan Jackson, and Brad Paisley with Rock Legend Steven Tyler
Artists previously announced include Dan + Shay, Brett Eldredge, Sara Evans, Lucy Hale, Hunter Hayes, Little Big Town, Idina Menzel, Nettles, LeAnn Rimes, Michael W. Smith, and Carrie Underwood.

[10/22/14 - 10:41 AM]
Inspired by the Success of "Shark Tank" ABC Announces the Launch of "Beyond the Tank"
"Beyond the Tank" will feature a look back at past "Shark Tank" pitches and deals to examine the highs and lows that can come from an appearance in the tank.

[10/22/14 - 10:31 AM]
TNT Greenlights "Cold Justice" Spinoff
Rather than tackling homicides, however, the new series will focus on sex crimes.