Jerseylicious Season 5, Episode 4 recap: “Two Faced to Face”

Jerseylicious Season 5, Episode 4 recap: “Two Faced to Face”

Welcome back, Jerseylicious fans. In the latest installment, we learn that Anthony is all about starting a book to celebrate the history of hairstyles and fashion in New Jersey for the state’s 225-year anniversary. Now at first I’m thinking that’s a cool idea: they can re-create the looks of what was big during that time period. WRONG! They will re-create events in Jersey’s past, using modern hair and fashion. Sounds kind of lame to me, but whatevs. Tracy offers up her friend Sammy to help out, since she has experience dealing with publishers, so Sammy sits down with Anthony and … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving TV marathons 2012

Thanksgiving TV marathons 2012

Updated Nov. 20, 2012, 9:39am CT As if overdoing it on your dinner isn’t enough on Thanksgiving, TV networks also give you plenty of opportunities to overindulge in many of your favorite movies and shows by airing marathons of all sorts over the Thanksgiving weekend. This year is no exception. Here is some of what various networks have on the menu in terms of Thanksgiving TV marathons in 2012 (all times ET): NCIS “Best of Season 3″ Marathon – Nov. 21 from 6am-11pm on USA Network. “Gone With the Wednesday” Marathon – Nov. 21 at 10am-Nov. 22 at 6am on … Continue reading

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Giuliana and Bill Rancic welcome a baby boy

Giuliana and Bill Rancic welcome a baby boy

E! News reported this morning that last night, at 10:12pm in Denver, Bill and Giuliana Rancic welcomed son Edward Duke Rancic into the world. Their little boy, born via gestational carrier, weighed 7 pounds and 4 ounces. Edward arrived just days in advance of his parents’ fifth wedding anniversary on Sept. 1. “Bill and I are blessed beyond words to welcome Edward into our lives,” Giuliana told E! News. “Thank you so much to everyone who supported us along the way. We are so in love with the little guy already!” The couple also told E! News that labor was … Continue reading

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2012 Kentucky Derby TV schedule

2012 Kentucky Derby TV schedule

The 138th Kentucky Derby takes place Saturday, May 5, from Churchill Downs in Louisville, for the first leg of horse racing’s elusive Triple Crown (sweeping the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes). Bodemeister, Creative Cause, Hansen, Take Charge Indy, Union Rags, Gemologist and Dullahan are among the top horses in the starting gate. Long shot Animal Kingdom (pictured) won last year’s Run for the Roses. NBC has coverage of the Derby beginning at 4pm ET on Saturday, but since this is one of those “Big Event” things that NBCUniversal thinks appeals to more than just horse-racing fans, you’ll get … Continue reading

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Tonight’s “Giuliana & Bill” follows couple’s latest baby news

Tonight's "Giuliana & Bill" follows couple's latest baby news

Yesterday on the Today show, Giuliana and Bill Rancic announced that they are having a baby via a gestational carrier. For the past five seasons on their hit reality show Giuliana & Bill, viewers have followed the couple as they have struggled to conceive, going through three rounds of in vitro fertilization, a miscarriage and then Giuliana’s battle with breast cancer. On tonight’s episode of the show, premiering at 8pm ET/PT on Style, audiences will get a behind-the-scenes look at their decision to proceed with a gestational carrier, and the moving phone call that informed them that they are, in … Continue reading

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Super Bowl XLVI: NBCUniversal Super Bowl programming

Super Bowl XLVI: NBCUniversal Super Bowl programming

The many-headed monster that is NBCUniversal is going all out with its Super Bowl XLVI promotion and programming, enlisting its roster of cable channels and properties to offer Super Bowl features and content. Here’s the rundown in a release from NBCU: NBCUNIVERSAL SURROUNDS SUPER BOWL XLVI Features and Segments from NBCUniversal Properties Include CNBC, Golf Channel, Bravo, Telemundo, Access Hollywood, Weather Channel, E!, Style, G4, iVillage NBC Sports Network to Present More Than 18 Hours of Live Super Bowl Programming including Costas Tonight: Live from the Super Bowl and Daily Editions of NBC SportsTalk: LIVE from the Super Bowl TODAY … Continue reading

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Feuds and moves on “Big Rich Texas” season finale

Feuds and moves on "Big Rich Texas" season finale

The season finale of Style Network’s hit original docu-series “Big Rich Texas,” which has become the network’s second-highest rated new series, will air on Sunday, October 2 at 9pm ET/PT. Following five mother-daughter duos, the show has given viewers a unique look into the competitive and privileged lives of these movers-and-shakers as they cement a place for themselves in Dallas’s high society. On tonight’s season finale, the feud between Pam and Leslie comes to a head after Pam grills Leslie’s son Tyler. While taking a trip to see family in Seattle, Connie decides to investigate her newfound cousin Leslie’s background … Continue reading

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A fan’s take on “Giuliana & Bill”

A fan's take on "Giuliana & Bill"

By Tom Comi Follow @ChannelGuide All reality shows have their loyal followers, but it’s not always easy to determine what it is about certain programs like Style’s Giuliana & Bill that makes them register with viewers. With that in mind, we decided to go directly to the source on this one. And not to pat ourselves on the back too much, but we’re happy to report that we managed to land an exclusive interview with one of the show’s biggest fans. Okay, in full disclosure we must admit that Blanca Guzman is the director of audience development for Channel Guide … Continue reading

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“Big Rich Texas” shows us the wealthiest of Dallas’ social scene and the dreaded C-word

“Big Rich Texas” shows us the wealthiest of Dallas’ social scene and the dreaded C-word

By Barb Oates Follow @ChannelGuide Move over, New Jersey — Texas is making a run for the reality-series spotlight. Of course, Texans would be aghast at any comparison to Jersey’s reality ruckus. After all, they’re far more genteel than those spray-tanned nitwits, right? Well, maybe the moms, but not necessarily the daughters. Viewers will meet a group of Dallas socialites in Style Network’s new Big Rich Texas, debuting Sunday, July 17. Fans of any of the Real Housewives variations will enjoy this insider’s look at the richest of the rich and their offspring in this hourlong docu-soap that follows a … Continue reading

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Where to watch the 2011 Kentucky Derby

Where to watch the 2011 Kentucky Derby

By Ryan Berenz (Twitter: @ChannelGuideRAB) The 137th Kentucky Derby takes place Saturday, May 7, at 4pm ET live on NBC from Churchill Downs in Louisville, for the first leg of horse racing’s elusive Triple Crown (sweeping the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes). Dialed In, Archarcharch, Pants on Fire, Midnight Interlude, Nehro, Soldat, Stay Thirsty, Toby’s Corner, Mucho Macho Man and Comma to the Top  might be among the top horses in the starting gate this year. Jockey Calvin Borel rode Super Saver to victory in last year’s Run for the Roses. NBC has coverage of all three Triple … Continue reading

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