|[05/15/08 - 11:03 AM]
Adrian Grenier and His Environmental Entourage Go Green with Style in Planet Green's New Series, Alter Eco
A sneak preview of ALTER ECO will air
on Planet Green's launch night on June 4 at 10 PM (ET/PT).
|[via press release from Planet Green]
Adrian Grenier and His Environmental Entourage Go Green With Style in Planet Green's New Series, ALTER ECO
SILVER SPRING, Md., May 15 -- When it comes to being
green, Adrian Grenier practices what he preaches in ALTER ECO. This
exclusive new series shows viewers how easy it is to embrace the green life
and reduce their carbon footprint -- all with a sense of sustainable style.
Featuring Grenier and three of his environmentally-conscious friends, the
series takes a look at everyday, eco-friendly choices on all levels. From
the complete environmental renovation of an L.A. home to a surprise visit
to a busy family striving to be kinder to the planet, this 13-part series
is sure to entertain viewers representing all shades of green. ALTER ECO
(formerly called 'The Green Life') premieres on Monday, June 9, at 9 PM
(ET/PT) on Planet Green. In addition, a sneak preview of ALTER ECO will air
on Planet Green's launch night on June 4 at 10 PM (ET/PT).
ALTER ECO introduces Grenier's one-of-a-kind 'Green Team', a cast of
eco-visionaries that include charismatic green guru Boise Thomas,
sustainable style expert and fashion model Angela Lindvall and
eco-renovation master Darren Moore. The team's mission is to help all kinds
of folks -- from celebrities to average Joes -- take small steps to live
more earth-friendly lifestyles. The three take on unique tasks such as
overhauling a trendy L.A. hotspot with salvaged materials to hopping on
their snowboards for "slope testing" in the latest in sustainable gear.
With so many people striving to be more environmentally friendly, ALTER
ECO helps guide greenie hopefuls with fun and fashionable suggestions to
incorporate the eco-friendly movement into their lives. This series
illustrates how each and every person can make green a part of their life
that is simple, fun and good for Mother Earth.
An accomplished actor, musician and director, Adrian Grenier is best
known for his role as Vincent Chase in HBO's hit series "Entourage." Most
recently, he was seen in Woody Allen's "Anything Else" and "Love in the
Time of Money", which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. A filmmaker
in his own right, Grenier has written and directed several short films and
a documentary, "Shot in the Dark." A self-taught musician, Grenier attended
Manhattan's prestigious LaGuardia High School for Music & Art and the
Performing Arts and plays in the band The Honey Brothers.
ALTER ECO is produced for Planet Green by GRB/Villians. Gary R. Benz,
Peter Glatzer, Adrian Grenier and Michael Branton are executive producers
for GRB/Villians and Timothy Kuryak is executive producer for Planet Green.
Planet Green is Discovery Communications' global, cross-company
initiative with a commitment to document, preserve and celebrate the
planet, including the first-ever 24-hour eco-lifestyle television network
scheduled to launch in 2008 to more than 50 million homes. Planet Green
speaks to people who want to understand green living and to those who truly
want to make a difference by providing tools and information to meet the
critical challenge of protecting our environment. Planet Green will meet
the demands of consumers and viewers by providing content that will
enlighten empower and most importantly, entertain.
|[05/26/16 - 03:11 PM]
ITV and Hulu Commission Exciting Eight-Part Drama Series "Harlots"
Acclaimed actresses Samantha Morton, Lesley Manville and Jessica Brown Findlay are set to star in the series, which will be produced by Monumental Pictures.
|[05/26/16 - 02:37 PM]
"Comedy Bang! Bang!" Gets "Weird" with a One-Week Free Preview of This Season's Premiere Episode
IFC is previewing the first episode of this upcoming season free on IFC.com, through the IFC mobile app, On Demand and wherever the internet lives one week before it premieres on IFC on Friday, June 3.
|[05/26/16 - 02:32 PM]
"Brett Gelman's Dinner in America" Special Premieres Friday, July 1st at Midnight (ET/PT) on Adult Swim
The premise is simple: A roundtable discussion in which Brett attempts to engage four distinguished actors - Loretta Devine, Shareeka Epps, Joe Morton and Mack Wilds - in an open forum on racism.
|[05/26/16 - 01:43 PM]
AMC.com Releases the Director's Commentary on the "Preacher" Pilot
Series executive producers and directors Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg give viewers an exclusive inside look at the premiere episode.
|[05/26/16 - 12:52 PM]
CBS to Finish "Angel from Hell," "Rush Hour" Runs on Saturday Nights
Look for the former to return on Saturday, July 2 while the latter will resume on Saturday, July 23.
|[05/26/16 - 12:41 PM]
Video: Showtime(R) Drops the New Trailer for Its Music Series "Roadies," The First Original Series from Oscar(R) Winner Cameron Crowe
The series gives an insider's look at the reckless, romantic, funny and often poignant lives of a committed group of roadies who live for music and the de facto family they've formed along the way.
|[05/26/16 - 12:07 PM]
Michael Bloom Joins TBS & TNT as Senior Vice President of Unscripted Series and Specials
Most recently, Bloom was instrumental in forging the architecture for ELeague, the new eSports co-venture between Turner and WME | IMG.
|[05/26/16 - 12:03 PM]
Kobe Bryant Named "Athlete of the Decade" by Spike TV
Spike TV proudly honors the Lakers' iconic superstar with its first ever "Athlete of the Decade" award to be presented at the network's 10th Annual "Guys Choice" event.
|[05/26/16 - 12:02 PM]
WGN America's "Outsiders" Star David Morse Throws Out First Pitch at the Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Game, In Celebration of the Start of Production on the Hit Series' Season Two
Morse's first pitch comes on the heels of Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto declaring Wednesday, May 18 "Outsiders Day," with a proclamation ceremony at City Hall.
|[05/26/16 - 12:01 PM]
NBC Olympics to Provide 4K Ultra HD Coverage of Rio Olympics to Distribution Partners
The coverage will be made available on one-day delay and will include 4K UHD footage from the Opening and Closing Ceremonies, swimming, track and field, basketball, the men's soccer final, and judo, as well as Rio scenics.
|[05/26/16 - 12:00 PM]
HBO Confirms Fall Debuts for "Westworld," "Divorce," "Insecure," "High Maintenance"
Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, "Westworld" explores a world in which every human appetite, no matter how noble or depraved, can be indulged.
|[05/26/16 - 11:15 AM]
Three-Time Emmy(R) Award Nominee Terrence "J" Jenkins to Co-Host "2016 Miss USA(R)" Airing Live from the New T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, June 5, on FOX
Fans should stay tuned for more exciting announcements about the competition.
|[05/26/16 - 10:35 AM]
Jamie Lynn Spears Steps Back Into the Spotlight in New TLC Special "When the Lights Go Out"
The one-hour special premieres Sunday, June 26 at 10:00/9:00c on the cable channel.
|[05/26/16 - 10:24 AM]
Logo Unveils Summer Slate with New Specials, Returning Series and Groundbreaking Documentaries
Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos launch the all-new summer block on Monday, May 30 as the executive producers of "Secret Guide To Fabulous: Summer," hosted by curators of taste John Gidding, Ronnie Woo, Theodore Leaf and Rob Younkers.
|[05/26/16 - 10:02 AM]
Miley Cyrus, Larry David, Jimmy Fallon and Tom Hanks Join Comedy Icons Maya Rudolph and Martin Short for Premiere Episode of "Maya & Marty"
The summer series debuts this Tuesday, May 31 at 10:00/9:00c on NBC.