CELEBRITY NEWS: JUNE 29, 2011
Nicole Scherzinger – 33 years old
Sharon Lawrence (NYPD Blue) – 50 years old
Fred Grandy (The Love Boat) – 63 years old
Richard Lewis – 64 years old
Gary Busey – 67 years old
Robert Evans – 81 years old
Archive for June, 2011
CELEBRITY NEWS: JUNE 29, 2011
ON TELEVISION (WEDNESDAY 6/29/11)
SPORTSMAN CHANNEL: Coming Home With Greg Stube (Premiere) at 7am
SPORTSMAN CHANNEL: The World Of Sports Afield (Premiere) at 8:30pm
SPORTSMAN CHANNEL: A Hunter’s Life (Premiere) at 10pm
ABC FAMILY: Melissa & Joey (Premiere) at 8pm
ABC FAMILY: State Of Georgia (Premiere) at 8:30pm
USA: Royal Pains (Premiere) at 9pm
USA: Necessary Roughness (Premiere) at 10pm
VH1: Behind The Music: Missy Elliott (Premiere) at 9pm
DISCOVERY: The Supernaturalist (Premiere) at 10pm
NBC: Love In The Wild (Premiere) ar 10pm
OUTDOOR CHANNEL: Midway USA’s Gun Stories (Premiere) at 10:30pm
NBC: The Voice (Finale) at 8pm
While the local Salt Lake City NBC affiliate chose not to air the new NBC series Playboy Club, KMYU/Salt Lake City has picked up the series, reports THR. KSL chose not to air the show as it didn’t follow its credo, and NBC acknowledges they are free to make those decisions on behalf of their market.
Sunday’s season four bow of True Blood on HBO at 9p pulled in 5.4 million total viewers which equaled the previous high level mark for the series. The encore airing at 11p brought in a further 1.0 million total viewers for a combined 6.4 million total viewers for the night.
Tom Sizemore, known for his film roles in Saving Private Ryan, Red and Black Hawk Down cast in season two of CBS’ Hawaii Five-O in a multi-episode run. Sizemore’s character is a former Detroit homicide detective who becomes the head of Internal Affairs with the Hawaiian police department.
SOUNDSCAN (WEEK ENDING 6/26/11)
1) Jill Scott – Light Of The Sun – 135,276
2) Bon Iver – Bon Iver – 103,793
3) Adele – 21 – 101,340 (After 18 weeks – 2,425,413)
5) Justin Moore – Outlaws Like Me – 65,453
7) Pitbull – Planet Pit – 54,930
9) “Weird Al” Yankovic – Alpocalypse – 43,980
11) August Burns Red – Leveler – 28,535
12) LMFAO – Sorry For Party Roocking – 27,028
16) Matt Nathanson – Modern Love – 21,225
26) In Flames – Sounds Of A Playground – 13,842
29) Black Dahlia Murder – Ritual – 12,960
32) Jagged Edge – Remedy – 12,346
48) Simple Plan – Get Your Heart On! – 9,230
Today’s Jackpot is $76 million.
Powerball is played in 41 states.
A major TV network is casting for a new reality television show, Bring Your Old Boyfriend, featuring people and their ex partners. The show will delve into ex-couple’s and their unresolved issues. Candidates must be between the ages of 18-30. Send an email with your name, age, recent photo and contact information to Bethany@Kasstinginc.com and also include a brief summary about you and your ex.
LA TOYA JACKSON SAYS MICHAEL JACKSON FORGAVE HER FOR SPEAKING OUT AGAINST HIM IN 1993
JULIE BENZ GETS ENGAGED
AMERICA FERRERA (UGLY BETTY) TIES THE KNOT
HUGH HEFNER HAS A NEW GIRLFRIEND
CELEBRITY NEWS: JUNE 28, 2011
Lacey Schwimmer (Dancing With The Stars) – 23 years old
Kellie Pickler – 25 years old
Rob Dyrdek (Fantasy Factory) – 37 years old
Tichina Arnold (Martin) – 42 years old
John Cusack – 45 years old
Kathy Bates – 63 years old
Mel Brooks – 85 years old
ON TELEVISION (TUESDAY 6/28/11)
SPORTSMAN CHANNEL: Hollywood Hunter (Premiere) at 6pm
SPORTSMAN CHANNEL: Working For Whitetails (Premiere) at 6:30pm
OUTDOOR CHANNEL: Moultrie’s The Hit List (Premiere) at 8pm
OUTDOOR CHANNEL: Shawn Michael’s MacMillan River Adventures (Premiere) at 11:30pm
TLC: I Kid With Brad Garrett (Premiere) at 8pm
MTV: 16 And Pregnant Life And Labor: Season 3 Reunion (Premiere) at 10pm
G4 will resume airing its series G4’s Proving Ground starring the late Ryan Dunn as co-host starting July 19. Mr. Dunn died in a car crash last week and following that news, the network temporarily pulled the show off its lineup. Before the July 19 episode of Proving Ground airs, G4 will air a special episode of Attack of the Show! as tribute to Mr. Dunn’s life and career.
Sunday’s broadcast of BET Awards 11 attracted 7.7 million total viewers topping the 2010 telecast which drew in 7.3 million.
Long-time Survivor host, Jeff Probst inked a deal with CBS Television Distribution to develop a first-run talk show pegged to premiere in fall 2012. The one-hour, daytime talk show will focus on topics involving current newsmakers to families and individual facing personal trials. Probst has hosted all 22 installments of CBS’ reality show Survivor and also serves as the show’s executive producer. His talk show experience includes sub stint on Live With Regis and Kelly, and he has sat in as a regular guest host for Larry King on CNN’s Larry King Live.
Before ABC’s daytime soap One Life to Live ends next January, Erin Torpey rejoins the cast though not as her original character but in a new role. Torpey played the role of Jessica for more than 10 years and since 2003 the role has been portrayed by Bree Williamson.
Today’s Jackpot is $88 million
Participating States: New York, New Jersey, California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Ohio, Texas, Virginia and Washington.
Syndicated game show Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, hosted by Meredith Vieira will launch its tenth season on September 5. Prior to this new season, show producers are hosting contestant auditions in six cities. Auditions will take place in Harrisburg, PA July 11; Charlotte, NC July 13; Chicago July 15; Washington, D.C. July 25; Tampa July 27; and Las Vegas July 29. The auditions will include a timed multiple choice test and those who pass will be granted an interview with a show producer. Two audition rounds will be held in each of the six cities from 7a to 11a and again from 430p to 530p. No pre-registration is required and people can queue up for an audition at any time during those sessions. Interested contestants must be at least 18 years old and a resident of the 50 United States or District of Columbia. For a full list of rules and eligibility requirements, please visit: www.millionairetv.com. Valleycrest Productions Ltd. produces Who Wants To Be A Millionaire and Disney-ABC Domestic Television distributes the game show.
ALICIA KEYS IS HELPING TO PRODUCE A BROADWAY PLAY
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