DESCRIPTION: (from Lifetime's press release, April 2009) Lifetime Television, the leading basic cable network for original movies among women, has assembled a diverse slate of contemporary films. The Network's 2009-10 longform schedule remains top-notch, with the Company scheduled to present 12 Lifetime Original Movies by year's end. Premiering at 9:00 PM (ET/PT) on May 30 will be the highly-anticipated, two-part miniseries event Maneater, presented by Vaseline Aloe Fresh, based on Gigi Levangie Grazer's New York Times best-selling novel and starring Sarah Chalke (Scrubs). Other upcoming Lifetime Original Movies include Acceptance, with Joan Cusack (Working Girl, School of Rock), for August; and September's Georgia O'Keeffe, starring three-time Academy Award?, Golden Globe and Emmy Award-nominee Joan Allen (The Contender) and Academy Award, Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winner Jeremy Irons (Reversal of Fortune). October will feature the debut of Sorority Wars, featuring Courtney Thorne-Smith (Ally McBeal), Faith Ford (Hope & Faith) and Lucy Hale (Privileged), and the acquired feature film drama Personal Effects, starring Michelle Pfeiffer (Dangerous Liaisons, Hairspray) and Ashton Kutcher (What Happens in Vegas), will make its U.S. television premiere on Lifetime in November. For the holidays, Lifetime will debut 12 Men of Christmas as part of its annual "Fa-La-La-La-Lifetime" holiday event, which last year reached more than 100 million viewers.