or


[01/20/05 - 12:00 AM]
UPN Announces February Sweep Events

[via press release from UPN]

UPN ANNOUNCES FEBRUARY SWEEP EVENTS

Mid-Season Comedy CUTS Premieres, Monday, February 14 at 8:30 PM, ET/PT

AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL Returns With Cycle Four Premiere Wednesday, March 2 at 8:00 PM, ET/PT

THE ROAD TO STARDOM WITH MISSY ELLIOTT Names Winner Live on Wednesday, March 2 at 9:00 PM, ET/PT

AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL SPECIAL One-Hour Special Visiting With the Girls From Cycle Three Tuesday, March 1 at 9:00 PM, ET/PT

Guest Stars Galore Throughout February in UPN's Hit Comedies, Dramas and Reality, Including the Return of "Buffy The Vampire Slayer's" Alyson Hannigan To UPN as a Guest on VERONICA MARS

Big events will be happening in February on UPN with the premiere of the new comedy, CUTS, starring Shannon Elizabeth and Marques Houston; the return of AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL; the live finale of THE ROAD TO STARDOM WITH MISSY ELLIOTT; an AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL one-hour special; and a host of guest stars appearing in comedies and critically acclaimed new dramas KEVIN HILL and VERONICA MARS.

UPN will debut its new mid-season comedy CUTS, a spin-off of UPN's ONE ON ONE, starring Shannon Elizabeth ("American Pie") and Marques Houston ("Fat Albert") on Monday, February 14 (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT). On Monday, February 7 (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT), UPN will rebroadcast the episode of ONE ON ONE that introduced the characters and set up the plot for CUTS. That same night, HALF & HALF will move to its new time period on Mondays (9:30-10:00 PM, ET/PT).

On Wednesday, March 2, the drama returns with 14 new girls on the premiere of the fourth cycle of AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT), followed by the live finale of THE ROAD TO STARDOM WITH MISSY ELLIOTT (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT).

Special guest stars appearing this month on UPN's Monday comedies include legendary R&B group New Edition, David Faustino ("Married With Children"), Tamala Jones ("Head of State") and singer Cherie on ONE ON ONE; comedian Louie Anderson, MTV Veejay Quduus, music producers Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis, and T.C. Carson and Erika Alexander reprise their roles from "Living Single" on HALF & HALF; Idris Elba ("The Wire") and Monique ("The Parkers") guest star on GIRLFRIENDS.

Rapper Warren G, tennis great Serena Williams, "American Idol" winner Fantasia and Toccara Jones (AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL) appear on UPN's Tuesday comedy ALL OF US; and Vivica A. Fox ("Kill Bill: Vol.1"), David Carradine ("Kill Bill: Vol. 2"), Daryl "Chill" Mitchell ("Ed"), Sharif Atkins ("ER") and Yaya Johnson (AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL) guest star on EVE.

Guest stars on the drama include Anthony Anderson ("Me, Myself & Irene") and Alyson Hannigan (UPN's "Buffy The Vampire Slayer") on VERONICA MARS and Michael Warren ("Hill Street Blues"), Randy Jackson ("American Idol"), Meagan Good ("You Got Served") and AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL winner Eva Pigford on KEVIN HILL.

The following are highlights from UPN's Feb. 2005 Sweep series:

Friday, Feb. 4 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT)
STAR TREK � Trapped on a remote-controlled Romulan ship, Trip and Malcolm work to outwit their Romulan captors in order to escape.

Monday, Feb. 7 (8:00-8:30 PM, ET/PT)
ONE ON ONE � To get Flex out of a deep depression, Duane surprises him with an opportunity to sing with his favorite group, New Edition (guest stars as themselves). Singer Cherie also guest stars.

Monday, Feb. 7 (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT)
ONE ON ONE - When the Barnes family barbershop is sold to a large hair salon chain, prodigal son Kevin (guest star Marques Houston) is forced to co-manage the place with the new owner�s spoiled daughter, Tiffany (guest star Shannon Elizabeth). This episode introduces the characters for the spin-off CUTS.

Monday, Feb. 7 (9:00-9:30 PM, ET/PT)
GIRLFRIENDS � Joan unknowingly hires William's ex- girlfriend as the chef for her new restaurant. Idris Elba guest stars.

Monday, Feb. 7 (9:30-10:00 PM, ET/PT)
HALF & HALF � NEW TIME � Mona gets upset when her boss takes credit for the Delicious Records talent search. Comedian Louie Anderson and MTV Veejay Quduus guest star.

Tuesday, Feb. 8 (8:00-8:30 PM, ET/PT)
ALL OF US � Robert refuses to accept that his son Bobby has A.D.D. and tries to cure him without therapy. Rapper Warren G guest stars.

Tuesday, Feb. 8 (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT)
EVE � Shelly and Rita take a kung fu class together, but when Rita proves herself to be more adept than Shelly, a rivalry ensues. Vivica A. Fox guest stars as herself and David Carradine guest stars as the Kung Fu teacher.

Tuesday, Feb. 8 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT)
VERONICA MARS � When the daughter of a hip hop heavyweight (guest star Anthony Anderson) goes missing, Veronica and Keith are hired to find her and bring her back.

Wednesday, Feb. 9 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT)
KEVIN HILL � Kevin represents the widow of an ex-colleague when she sues his old firm DDK for literally working her husband to death. The case provokes him to think about his own mortality and motivates him to reconnect with his estranged father (guest star Michael Warren).

Friday, Feb. 11 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT)
STAR TREK � Archer and crew try to prevent intergalactic war between the Romulans and the Andorians

Monday, Feb. 14 (8:00-8:30 PM, ET/PT)
ONE ON ONE � Spirit starts dating the lead singer of a rival band putting her relationship with Breanna and Arnaz in jeopardy. Singer Cherie guest stars.

Monday, Feb. 14 (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT)
CUTS � SERIES PREMIERE � Constant differing of opinions between co-owners Kevin (Marques Houston) and Tiffany (Shannon Elizabeth) jeopardize the opening of the new salon.

Monday, Feb 14. (9:30-10:00 PM, ET/PT)
HALF & HALF � When Dee Dee discovers that her mother's co- star (guest star T.C. Carson) in a local theater production is the husband of her role model Maxine (guest star Erika Alexander), she pressures her mother for an introduction. Erika Alexander and T.C. Carson reprise their roles from "Living Single."

Tuesday, Feb. 15 (8:00-8:30 PM, ET/PT)
ALL OF US � Robert's romantic New York Valentine's Day weekend with Tia goes awry when his big interview with Serena Williams keeps getting postponed by her wacky cousin/assistant Wanda (guest star Serena Williams).

Tuesday, Feb. 15 (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT)
EVE � Shelly pretends to be physically challenged when a wheelchair-bound potential buyer (guest star Darryl "Chill" Mitchell) from a big department store catches her using the handicapped parking spot.

Tuesday, Feb. 15 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT)
VERONICA MARS � Veronica and Keith find themselves on opposite sides of a sexual harassment suit being brought against her favorite teacher at Neptune High. Also, Veronica helps Logan track down the truth about his mother.

Wednesday, Feb. 16 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT)
KEVIN HILL � Kevin represents parents of a soldier killed in Iraq who are suing the school where he was recruited. Also, Nicolette ends up with the deed to a club as payment from a client (guest star Randy Jackson).

Friday, Feb. 18 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT)
STAR TREK � Trip begins his new assignment aboard Enterprise's companion starship Columbia and Phlox is kidnapped by Klingons who force him to help them find a cure to a virus that threatens their race. James Avery ("The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air") and John Schuck ("Star Trek IV") guest star.

Monday, Feb. 21 (8:00-8:30 PM, ET/PT)
ONE ON ONE � Flex gets frustrated with his co-star's favored treatment and hires a high-powered agent (guest star David Faustino) hoping to get what he believes he deserves.

Monday, Feb. 21 (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT)
CUTS � Kevin and Tiffany's different management techniques start to anger the staff and the customers.

Monday, Feb. 21 (9:30-10:00 PM, ET/PT)
HALF & HALF � When Mona has trouble finding producers to judge the Delicious Records talent contest, Spencer steps in and convinces Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis (guest star as themselves) to help out.

Tuesday, Feb.22 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT)
VERONICA MARS � A woman cons Veronica into helping her find a long-lost love, but Keith steps in after he discovers that this new client has an ulterior motive. Alyson Hannigan (UPN's "Buffy The Vampire Slayer") guest stars as Logan's half-sister Trina Echolls.

Wednesday, Feb. 23 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT)
KEVIN HILL � Kevin embarks on the first steps towards full custody of Sarah but must first get the birth mother (guest star Meagan Good) to relinquish all of her rights. Also, Kevin has a fling with a model (guest star Eva Pigford, "America's Next Top Model")

Monday, Feb. 28 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT)
ONE ON ONE � An epiphany following a car accident, sends Flex back into the arms of an old girlfriend Tonya (guest star Tamala Jones).

Monday, Feb. 28 (9:00-9:30 PM, ET/PT)
GIRLFRIENDS � Joan's publicist quits on the eve of her opening, so the girls try to secure a celebrity for the big night. Monique guest stars as herself.

Monday, Feb. 28 (9:30-10:00 PM, ET/PT)
HALF & HALF � Mona panics when her boss tells her she must pick the winner from the five finalists of the contest along with Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis (guest star as themselves).

Tuesday, March 1 (8:00-8:30 PM, ET/PT)
ALL OF US � An "Entertainment Tonight" producer offers Robert a job as a correspondent after they see his interview with "American Idol" winner Fantasia (guest stars as herself). Toccara Jones ("America's Next Top Model") guest stars.

Tuesday, March 1 (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT)
EVE � Eve gets asked out by a younger man (guest star Sharif Atkins) who is chaperoning at his little sister's prom, but what starts out as a "mercy date," surprisingly turns into a romantic attraction. Yaya Johnson ("America's Next Top Model") guest stars.

Tuesday, March 1 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT)
AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL: WHAT THE DIVAS ARE DOING NOW � Catching up with all of models from cycle 3 to see how the sudden fame and attention has changed their lives and careers.

Wednesday, March 2 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT)
AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL - CYCLE 4 PREMIERE - 14 girls will compete to be named AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL.

Wednesday, March 2 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT)
THE ROAD TO STARDOM WITH MISSY ELLIOTT - FINALE - The finalists will have to prove that they deserve to win as Missy Elliott will name the winner live.





  [january 2005]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
      


· ALL OF US (CW)
· AMERICAN IDOL (FOX)
· AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL (VH1)
· BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (UPN)
· CUTS (UPN)
· ED (NBC)
· ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT (SYNDICATION)
· ER (NBC)
· EVE (UPN)
· GIRLFRIENDS (CW)
· HALF & HALF (UPN)
· KEVIN HILL (UPN)
· ONE ON ONE (UPN)
· PARKERS, THE (UPN)
· ROAD TO STARDOM WITH MISSY ELLIOTT, THE (UPN)
· STAR TREK: ENTERPRISE (UPN)
· VERONICA MARS (CW)
· WIRE, THE (HBO)





[05/03/16 - 10:36 AM]
Molly Ringwald, Meredith Vieira, Amy Sedaris, John Hodgman, and "Hamilton" Cast Members Guest Star in Season Two of Bravo Media's "Odd Mom Out"
They'll join the previously announced Drew Barrymore and Blythe Danner.

[05/03/16 - 10:01 AM]
TBS's "Search Party" Adds Rosie Perez, Ron Livingston, Christine Taylor & Parker Posey in Recurring Roles
In addition, Brandon Micheal Hall has been named a series regular.

[05/03/16 - 09:07 AM]
Vice Media and ESPN Enter Production and Distribution Deal Across Digital, Mobile, and TV
Select films from ESPN's renowned documentary series "30 for 30" will air on Viceland, the new cable network from Vice.

[05/03/16 - 08:45 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: "The Voice" Extends NBC's Demo Win Streak
The Peacock has taken home the adults 18-49 crown for seven consecutive Mondays.

[05/03/16 - 08:29 AM]
Acclaimed Italian Crime Series "Gomorrah" Premieres August 24 on SundanceTV
As previously announced, the network has acquired seasons one and two from The Weinstein Company, each season featuring 12 one-hour episodes.

[05/03/16 - 07:22 AM]
Bravo Media Debuts New Series "Below Deck Mediterranean" Launching Activations in New York City and Across Digital Platforms
The network kicks off the new installment of the hit series with a premiere day stunt in New York City, as well as with a "Below Deck Mediterranean" Lens on Snapchat.

[05/03/16 - 07:17 AM]
Surging VH1 Greenlights Weekly Topical Show with Pop Culture Maven and Social Media Powerhouse Amber Rose Slated to Premiere This Summer
Rose will conduct candid interviews with celebrity friends and lead provocative, entertaining and humorous conversations with guests about pop culture, motherhood, relationships, friendships, race, and entrepreneurship.

[05/03/16 - 06:00 AM]
Amazon Prime Video Adds the Latest Series from The Weinstein Company and Oscar and Emmy-Winner Julian Fellowes, "Julian Fellowes Presents Doctor Thorne," to Its Original Series Lineup
The series stars Tom Hollander as Doctor Thorne, Ian McShane as Sir Roger Scatcherd, and Alison Brie as Miss Martha Dunstable.

[05/02/16 - 11:53 AM]
Freeform's "That's So Throwback" Programming Event Begins May 2
Laugh along with Lizzie McGuire as she competes with Kate, flash forward to the future with Raven Baxter, live a double life with Hannah Montana, and help Kim Possible save the world.

[05/02/16 - 11:03 AM]
FYI Premieres New Series "Teenage Newlyweds" - Tuesday, May 31 at 10pm ET/PT
The series captures their weddings and all the ups and downs of juggling family, school, career, finances and first homes, while still navigating life as a teenager.

[05/02/16 - 10:49 AM]
Rivalries Reach New Heights as the Competition Goes Down to the Wire in "Wicked Tuna's" Season Finale on Nat Geo Channel
The high-octane season five finale will be followed immediately by National Geographic Channel's only live show-after-the-show, "Reel Talk Live," on Monday, May 16.

[05/02/16 - 10:38 AM]
Oprah Winfrey to Star in HBO Films' "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks"
The film tells the true story of Henrietta Lacks, an African-American woman whose cells were used to create the first immortal human cell line.

[05/02/16 - 10:30 AM]
Former Ohio State & NFL All-Pro Robert Smith Added to FOX Sports & BTN College Football Rosters
Smith teams with host Rob Stone and analysts Dave Wannstedt and Matt Leinart for pregame, halftime and postgame coverage on the FOX broadcast network and FS1 and appears on BTN studio shows throughout the week.

[05/02/16 - 10:11 AM]
Own a Piece of History with "The Oprah Winfrey Show" Audience Chair Auction
A select number of studio audience chairs will be available for auction with net proceeds going to the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy Foundation.

[05/02/16 - 09:37 AM]
Next Documentary in ESPN Films 30 for 30 Series, "Believeland," Premieres May 14
The documentary will chronicle the struggles of Cleveland's major sports franchises over the past 50 years and the impact it has all had on the psyche of a typical Cleveland sports fan.