CELEBRITY NEWS: AUGUST 29TH
Archive for August, 2008
CELEBRITY NEWS: AUGUST 29TH
Michael Jackson turns 50 years old today!!
MTV: Choose or Lose: Obama Decoded (Premiere) at 7:30pm
MTV: The Best of FN MTV (Premiere) at 8pm
Brides Night Out, a bachelorette party planning company, is casting for a television pilot featuring a soon-to-be-married bride and her girlfriend stories. The casting call dubbed “Project Adjustment: Bachelorette to Bride” wants engaged brides to submit single girlfriend stories starting September 1 at www.myspace.com/bridesnightout and www.bridesnightout.com . A winning story will be selected September 12 and the bride will win a deluxe bachelorette party and be in the television pilot. Participants must be engaged, at least 21 years old and live in the Southern California area at the time of the party. The pilot will be shot in the Los Angeles area this fall, produced by Brides Night Out, Inc. in collaboration with Story House Productions.
For a special airing this December, NBC is looking for funny family videos surrounding the holidays: Chanukah, Christmas and New Year’s. Submit memorable family videos or for more information contact Gina Gonzalez at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Today’s Jackpot is $132 Million.
Participating States: New York, New Jersey, California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Ohio, Texas, Virginia & Washington
HILARY DUFF’S DAD TO SPEND 10 DAYS IN JAIL
CELEBRITY NEWS: AUGUST 28TH
MTV: Top Pop Group: The Casting Special (Premiere) at 10pm
VH1: The Fabulous Life Of Million Dollar Babies (Premiere) at 9pm
Babylon A.D. – Vin Diesel, Melanie Thierry, Michelle Yeoh, Lambert Wilson, Mark Strong
Disaster Movie – Matt Lanter, Vanessa Minnillo, Carmen Electra, Kim Kardashian, G-Thang
Traitor – Don Cheadle, Guy Pearce, Said Taghmaoui, Neal McDonough, Alyy Kahn
College – Drake Bell, Kevin Covias, Andrew Caldwell, Haley Bennett, Nick Zano, Ryan Pinkston
NYC STREET FAIRS
Saturday August 30th
Friends of Dag Hammarskhold Festival – 2nd Ave. from 45th to 57th St.
Fourth Ave. Festival – from 8th to 14th St.
Greenpoint Ave. Festival – from Queens Blvd. to 44th St.
Sunday August 31st
Broadway Festival – from 8th St. to 14th St.
The 24th Annual Brazilian Day Festival – on 6th Ave. from 42nd to 56th St.
Ronkonkoma “Long Island” Festival – on Hawkins ave. from Portion Road to Wittredge St.
Monday September 1st
Brooklyn Labor Day Parade – on Eastern Parkway to Grand Army Plaza
M.E.C.A Family Festival – on Lexington Ave. from 34th to 42nd St.
30th Ave. Astoria Festival – from 29th St. to 41st St.
MICHAEL JACKSON AT THE VMA’S??
SUGE KNIGHT ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT
MACKENZIE PHILLIPS BUSTED WITH DRUGS
CELEBRITY NEWS: AUGUST 27TH
TV LAND: Myths and Legends (Premiere) at 10pm
BRAVO: Shear Genius (Finale) at 10pm
SOUNDSCAN (WEEK ENDING 8/24/08 )
1) Jonas Brothers – Little Bit Longer – 146,659 (After 2 weeks – 671,887)
2) Kid Rock – Rock N Roll Jesus – 100,890 (After 46 weeks – 1,718,507)
3) Staind – Illusion of Progress – 91,842
5) Ice Cube – Raw Footage – 69,763
10) Shwayze – Shwayze – 46,584
13) Cheetah Girls: One World Soundtrack – 34,301
17) Academy Is – Fast Times At Barrington High – 22,505
New York-based production company Sharp Entertainment is casting for a new show on a major cable network, looking for young, outgoing women age 18-25 who have the desire to rent a great apartment in New York City. The show will follow one young woman’s quest to move out of her current abode into a fabulous place of her own in the Big Apple. Interested young women need to send a brief bio and description of their current situation along with a photo to email@example.com. Note: the selected applicant’s family must be able to fund her rental fees.