[11/06/06 - 05:28 PM]
It's a Paradise of Prizes from Nintendo Wii, Scion Xb and Tomtom One Gps! Get Ready for Comedy Central's(R) "Thanksgiving Island" During "Thanxgiveaway Wiikend" Thursday, November 23 Through Sunday, November 26
The network will team with Nintendo Wii, TomTom and Scion xB to give away 48 hourly prize packages which include a new Wii console and a TomTom ONE GPS.

[via press release from Comedy Central]



COMEDY CENTRAL To Air Four Days Of Variety Of Programming In Celebration Of Thanksgiving Holiday Including The World Premiere Of Gary Gulman: A Boyish Man" Saturday, November 25 At 10:00 P.M.


48 Hourly Codes To Appear On-Air Prompting Viewers To Enter Sweepstakes On comedycentral.com


Grand Prize Winner Will Receive A Tricked-Out Scion xB Including A Wii Console And A TomTom ONE GPS


All Other Winners Will Be Awarded A Wii From Nintendo And A TomTom ONE GPS


NEW YORK, November 6, 2006 -- COMEDY CENTRAL is sweeping viewers away to an island paradise during "Thanxgiveaway Wiikend." This year, COMEDY CENTRAL teams up with Nintendo Wii, TomTom and Scion xB to give away 48 hourly prize packages which include a new Wii console and a TomTom ONE GPS. COMEDY CENTRAL will provide one lucky Grand Prize winner with the keys to a brand new, tricked-out Scion xB, complete with a Wii console and a TomTom ONE GPS.

From Thursday, November 23 through Sunday, November 26, COMEDY CENTRAL will air 48 hours of mixed programming to celebrate the network's "Thanksgiving Paradise." Viewers need to stay tuned because a different code will appear every hour, giving fans a chance to register and win. By logging on to comedycentral.com and visiting the COMEDY CENTRAL Thanxgiveaway sitelet, viewers will enter the codes thus becoming eligible for all prizes.

Welcome to paradise, USA. This year's "Thanxgiveaway Wiikend" will center around the "Thanksgiving Island," a competitive reality show hosted by Brian Unger where four lucky all-American families have been chosen to spend Thanksgiving weekend on a remote island and compete with each other in a rigorous gauntlet of holiday-themed challenges.

In addition to the awesome prizes, viewers can dig in to a variety of delicious programming. Catch frighteningly funny flicks such as "Superstar" and "The Original Kings of Comedy" and be sure to make room for the World Premiere of "Gary Gulman: A Boyish Man" Saturday, November 25 at 10:00 p.m.

"Thanxgiveaway Wiikend" will be sponsored by Nintendo Wii, Scion xB and TomTom ONE GPS.

COMEDY CENTRAL, the only all-comedy network, currently is seen in more than 88 million homes nationwide. COMEDY CENTRAL is owned by Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned division of Viacom Inc.'s (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B) MTV Networks. COMEDY CENTRAL is a registered trademark of Comedy Partners. COMEDY CENTRAL's Internet address is www.comedycentral.com.

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[10/27/16 - 10:33 AM]
Bravo Media Greenlights Six New and Returning Series Growing the Network's Robust Slate
The network confirmed new season orders for fan-favorites "Southern Charm" season four as well as "Shahs of Sunset" season six and "Million Dollar Listing New York" season six.

[10/27/16 - 10:31 AM]
"Mommy Dead and Dearest," The Shocking True Crime Story About the Murder of Dee Dee Blanchard and the Disturbing Life of Her Daughter, Gypsy Rose, to Debut in March 2017, Exclusively on HBO
In the film, provocative documentarian Erin Lee Carr again explores a crime in the age of social media.

[10/27/16 - 10:00 AM]
Freeform Celebrates 20 Years of Christmas Cheer with the "25 Days of Christmas" Programming Event Starting Thursday, December 1
This year's merriest programming stunt includes the network television premiere of "Holiday Joy" and the Freeform premieres of "Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups," "Snow Buddies" and "Just Friends."

[10/27/16 - 10:00 AM]
"Bones: The Final Chapter" to Premiere Tuesday, January 3, on FOX
The 12-episode run will celebrate the inventive series and bring the storylines of Brennan (Emily Deschanel), Booth (David Boreanaz) and the Jeffersonian-FBI team to a close, allowing the show's loyal fans to say goodbye to these indelible characters.

[10/27/16 - 09:59 AM]
"Steve Austin's Broken Skull Challenge," Television's Most Physically Demanding Competition Series, Returns for a Punishing New Season on Sunday, November 13 at 10PM ET/PT
The bigger-and-badder than ever physical competition series, starring sports and entertainment icon "Stone-Cold" Steve Austin, attracted nearly four million weekly viewers last season.

[10/27/16 - 09:23 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: World Series Delivers Big for FOX
The network's coverage of Game 2 is up 36% from a year ago among adults 18-49.

[10/27/16 - 09:19 AM]
World Series Game 2 Posts 11.3 Overnight Rating, Drives FOX to Primetime Victory for Second Consecutive Night
FOX Sports spins the numbers for Wednesday, October 26.

[10/27/16 - 08:52 AM]
TV One's "Rickey Smiley for Real" Returns for a Third Season, Tuesday, Nov. 15 at 8 P.M. ET
While Rickey Smiley continues to struggle to maintain his sanity by juggling his hectic business, family and personal schedules, the show will also follow the hilarity and hi-jinx of his family and co-workers.

[10/27/16 - 08:16 AM]
Disney Channel Sees Future in Spin-Off of "That's So Raven"
As the pilot story goes, Raven is now a divorced mother to two pre-teen kids (a son and daughter), one of whom has inherited her ability to catch glimpses of the future.

[10/27/16 - 07:38 AM]
James Bay, Fifth Harmony, The Chainsmokers and Halsey, and Carlos Vives with Shakira to Perform at the "2016 American Music Awards(R)"
They join previously announced performers Lady Gaga, Green Day, Bruno Mars, Twenty One Pilots, and "The American Music Award of Merit" honoree and performer Sting.

[10/27/16 - 07:00 AM]
"The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" to Broadcast Two Live Shows During Election Week on CBS
On Monday, November 7, Stephen Colbert will be joined by Don Cheadle, Katherine Waterston and musical guest Drive-By Truckers.

[10/26/16 - 03:23 PM]
Lifetime Partners with "The View" for Primetime Event Program, "The View Live Election Special"
The special will feature "The View's" co-hosts from their set with a live studio audience, election-themed Hot Topics, interactive election activities and up-to-the-minute results from key battleground states.

[10/26/16 - 02:01 PM]
Freeform Says Farewell to "Pretty Little Liars" with an Exclusive One-Hour Tell-All Following the Series Finale
Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Lucy Hale, Shay Mitchell and Sasha Pieterse, as well as executive producer I. Marlene King, will sit down for an hour long unbarred and uncensored tell-all after show.

[10/26/16 - 01:31 PM]
Video: Showtime(R) Releases Poster and New "Presidential" Teaser for Stephen Colbert's Live Election Night Special
On election night, Colbert will be reacting in real-time to the election results as the state by state returns come in, making it the perfect election night destination for people who want to see all the latest news, without actually having to watch the news.

[10/26/16 - 12:45 PM]
New Comedy "The Mick," Starring Kaitlin Olson, to Premiere Sunday, January 1, After NFL Doubleheader, on FOX
The series will then regularly air Tuesday nights following "New Girl."