ADDITIONAL NOTES: a show on hiatus for longer than 12 months - without any news about its future - is assumed to be canceled
DESCRIPTION: (from BBC America's press release, April 2009) Hotel Babylon returns, including a guest star appearance by Paula Abdul, with an all-new U.S. premiere season filled with the glitz, glamour and drama at one of London's most exclusive hotels where guests can have whatever they wantfor a price. Whether it's throwing a Grand Prix victory celebration or helping to launch a new fashion line, the staff at Hotel Babylon work tirelessly for their glamorous, image-obsessed customers. This season, other guest stars include John Barrowman (Torchwood), Nathaniel Parker (Inspector Lynley Mysteries, Bleak House) and Michael Landes (Ghost Whisperer, CSI). Hotel Babylon premieres Friday, May 15, 9:00 p.m. ET/PT.