or


[05/19/08 - 12:52 PM]
Bravo Announces Nominees for Its First Ever 'The A-List Awards'
"30 Rock," "Gossip Girl," "Mad Men" and "Weeds" are up for "A-List TV Show."

[via press release from Bravo]

BRAVO ANNOUNCES NOMINEES FOR ITS FIRST EVER 'THE A-LIST AWARDS'

BRAVO'S FIRST EVER "THE A-LIST AWARDS" CELEBRATES THE BEST IN FOOD, FASHION, BEAUTY, DESIGN AND POP CULTURE

Nominees Include "30 Rock," "Gossip Girl," Lauren Conrad, Perez Hilton, Barack Obama, Britney Spears And Ryan Seacrest

"The A-List Awards" Premieres Thursday, June 12 At 10 PM ET/PT

NEW YORK � May 19, 2008 � Bravo brings viewers an iconic night celebrating the best in food, fashion, design, beauty and pop culture with its first ever "The A-List Awards," honoring those who have made an indelible mark in the arts, and showcasing some of the leading creative minds working today. Hosted by "My Life on the D-List" star Kathy Griffin, "The A-List Awards," from the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York, premieres on Bravo on Thursday, June 12 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, and a special red carpet pre-show hosted by Tim Gunn airs at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT.

The "A-List" trophy was created by design guru and "Top Design" head judge Jonathan Adler, one of the country's leading interior designers and whose eponymous company has grown to become an internationally recognized lifestyle and home furnishings brand offering tabletop, bedding, bath accessories, furniture, rugs, pillows and lighting.

The nominees and categories for "The A-List Awards" include:

A-LIST CEWEBRITY � Voted on by fans at BravoTV.com, it is awarded to the male or female whose celebrity has been greatly increased, if not entirely created, by their popularity on the internet. In fact, if the internet didn't exist, you probably wouldn't know who this person was. The winner in this category will be chosen by an online vote on www.BravoTV.com and voting closes on May 25.

� Mario Lavandeira � perezhilton.com

� Christian Lander � stuffwhitepeoplelike.wordpress.com

� Obama Girl � obamagirl.com

� Jay Maynard � www.tronguy.net

� Gary Vaynerchuk � tv.winelibrary.com

A-LIST TV SHOW � The freshest, most creative and innovative television program, be it comedy or drama, on air in the past year:

� "30 Rock"

� "Gossip Girl"

� "Mad Men"

� "Weeds"

A-LIST ACTOR (Female) � Awarded to an actress in a scripted series whose character portrayal in the last year has moved, delighted, amused, enthralled and entertained us more than any other actress on television.

� Dana Delany, "Desperate Housewives"

� Jenna Fischer, "The Office"

� Leighton Meester, "Gossip Girl"

� Vanessa Williams, "Ugly Betty"

A-LIST DRAMA KING - Awarded to the male deemed to be the most popular and entertaining individual in a reality TV series.

� Evil Dick, "Big Brother"

� Piers Morgan, "Celebrity Apprentice"

� Spencer Pratt, "The Hills"

� Christian Siriano, "Project Runway"

A-LIST DRAMA QUEEN � Presented to the female deemed to be the most popular and entertaining individual in a reality TV series.

� Lauren Conrad, "The Hills"

� Marie Osmond, "Dancing with the Stars"

� Ramona Singer, "The Real Housewives of New York City"

� Tila Tequila, "A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila"

A-LIST MUST HAVE � Given to the hippest, most fade-worthy, accessory that any celebrity needs in order to officially be considered a member of the A-List.

� A baby

� iPhone

� Rehab stint

� Rock Band

A-LIST EVERYWHERE � Presented to the face and name in pop culture that is impossible to avoid, even if you wanted to.

� Barack Obama

� Nicole Richie

� Ryan Seacrest

� Britney Spears

A-LIST FASHION � Presented to a fashion designer who has proven to be a tried and true trendsetter and taste maker.

� Tory Burch

� Zac Posen

� Proenza Schouler

� Anna Sui

A-LIST CHEF � Presented to a chef who has shown the greatest ingenuity and creativity with his or her culinary creations.

� Jose Andres, Washington, D.C.

� David Chang, New York

� Suzanne Goin, Los Angeles

� Michael Psilakis, New York

A-LIST RESTAURANT � Awarded to the restaurant that has put itself on the map as the most delectable eatery in the United States.

� Bar Boulud � Daniel Boulud, New York

� Little Owl � Joey Campanaro, New York

� Osteria Mozza � Matt Molina, Los Angeles

� Table 52 � Art Smith, Chicago

"The A-List Awards" will be produced by Magical Elves. Dan Cutforth, Jane Lipsitz, Charlie Haykel serve as executive producers.

Bravo is a program service of NBC Universal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBC Universal one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. Bravo has been an NBC cable network since December 2002 and was the first television service dedicated to film and the performing arts when it launched in December 1980. For more information visit www.bravotv.com.





  [may 2008]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
    


· 30 ROCK (NBC)
· APPRENTICE, THE (NBC)
· BIG BROTHER (CBS)
· DANCING WITH THE STARS (ABC)
· DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES (ABC)
· DOUBLE SHOT AT LOVE, A (MTV)
· GOSSIP GIRL (CW)
· HILLS, THE (MTV)
· KATHY GRIFFIN: MY LIFE ON THE D-LIST (BRAVO)
· MAD MEN (AMC)
· OFFICE, THE (NBC)
· PROJECT RUNWAY (LIFETIME)
· REAL HOUSEWIVES OF NEW YORK CITY, THE (BRAVO)
· TOP DESIGN (BRAVO)
· UGLY BETTY (ABC)
· WEEDS (SHOWTIME)











[10/20/14 - 10:40 AM]
Pizza Aficionados Sal Basille and Francis Garcia Return to Travel the Country on a Culinary Expedition in Cooking Channel's "Pizza Masters"
The six-episode series launches Friday, December 5 at 9:00/8:00c on the network.

[10/20/14 - 10:19 AM]
FX Networks to Unveil "Simpsons World" October 21
It will include instant and on-demand access to every single "Simpsons" episode - all 552 episodes (25 Seasons) - and each new episode from the current 26th season will be available for viewing the day after its original broadcast on FOX.

[10/20/14 - 10:01 AM]
Disney-ABC Announces ABC Owned Station Group as Launch Partner for Upcoming Syndicated Daytime Talker "The F-A-B" (Working Title) with Tyra Banks
Chrissy Teigen, Joe Zee, Lauren Makk and Leah Ashley will co-host the series, due in the fall of 2015.

[10/20/14 - 10:00 AM]
In a Straight-to-Series Order, FOX Greenlights First Comedy-Horror Anthology, "Scream Queens"
The series, produced by 20th Century Fox Television, is from Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, Ian Brennan and Dante Di Loreto.

[10/20/14 - 09:55 AM]
James Denton to Star in "The Good Witch" Alongside Catherine Bell and Bailee Madison in Hallmark Channel's Newest Original Primetime Series Based on the Network's Most Successful Original Movie Franchise
Denton will play Cassie's new next-door-neighbor, a divorced doctor and single dad who stirs things up in Middleton when he discovers Cassie's signature charm is more than just a magic touch.

[10/20/14 - 09:52 AM]
Video: "The Comeback" Trailer (HBO)
The series returns with the first of eight new episodes on Sunday, November 9.

[10/20/14 - 09:51 AM]
"Getting On," An Offbeat, Comedic Look at the Dysfunctional Staff of a Beleaguered Hospital, Begins Its Second Season Nov. 9, Exclusively on HBO
Guest stars on the second season include: Betty Buckle, Jayma Mays, Carrie Preston, Alia Shawkat and Jean Smart.

[10/20/14 - 09:49 AM]
Golden Globe-Nominated Drama Series "The Newsroom," Starring Emmy(R)-Winner Jeff Daniels and Emily Mortimer, Created by Aaron Sorkin, Kicks Off Third and Final Season Nov. 9, Exclusively on HBO
New to the guest cast in season three are B.J. Novak, Kat Dennings, Mary McCormack, Joanna Gleason and Clea DuVall.

[10/20/14 - 09:35 AM]
Showtime(R) Creates Compelling New Destination for Music Documentaries on Showtime 2(TM)
This collection gives a profound and unique insider's perspective on superstar artists and bands including Billy Joel, The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, David Bowie, Genesis, The Eagles, Green Day and Bob Dylan.

[10/20/14 - 09:01 AM]
Daniel Cormier Joins "UFC Tonight" on FOX Sports 1
Cormier joins an accomplished broadcast team, including co-host and former UFC multiple title contender Kenny Florian, veteran combat sports journalist Karyn Bryant and four-time World MMA Awards Journalist of the Year Ariel Helwani.

[10/20/14 - 08:49 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: "Sunday Night Football" Continues NBC's Reign
The Peacock's NFL franchise is up more than 16% from last week among adults 18-49.

[10/20/14 - 08:33 AM]
National Geographic Channel Unleashes Chef Eric Greenspan on an American Road Trip Documenting His Gastronomic Quest for the Quintessential Meat Experience
"Eric Greenspan Is Hungry" premieres Monday, November 24 at 10:00/9:00c on the network.

[10/20/14 - 08:32 AM]
ABC Builds Year Over Year on Sunday for the 4th Straight Week This Season
ABC spins the numbers for Sunday, October 19.

[10/20/14 - 08:23 AM]
"Sunday Night Football" Delivers Its Best Overnight Rating Since the Sunday Season Premiere on September 7
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, October 19.

[10/20/14 - 08:19 AM]
Pack Your Survival Gear - The Weather Channel Greenlights Second Season of "Fat Guys in the Woods"
Host and survival expert Creek Stewart will take groups of three average Joes into the woods to battle Mother Nature and teach them the art and science of outdoor survival while armed with only the most basic of tools.