[12/04/08 - 12:26 PM]
TV Land and TV Land Prime Showcase the Premiere of the Second Season of the Hit Reality Series "High School Reunion"
"Reunion" returns on Wednesday, February 18 at 10:00/9:00c while "The Cougar" will roll out in the spring.

[via press release from TV Land]


"The Cougar" Pounces Onto Network In Spring 2009 On TV Land PRIME

New York, NY, December 4, 2008 � The weather outside may be frightful but TV Land is keeping viewers warm throughout the winter season with a hearty helping of touching "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" episodes, exciting theatrical releases in Friday PRIME Movies, the second season premiere of the hit reality series "High School Reunion" and the spring premiere of the much-anticipated elimination dating series "The Cougar" during its TV Land PRIME programming block. Additionally, TV Land will air a hilarious New Year's Day marathon and ring in 2009 with Jan-centric episodes of "The Brady Bunch."




TV Land PRIME, the network's primetime programming block designed to appeal to the attitudes, life stages and interests of people in their 40s, welcomes the most wonderful time of the year with a holiday marathon of "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" episodes beginning Monday, December 8 at 8PM ET/PT. TV Land PRIME will showcase five of the most popular families from the series during this week-long stunt concluding on Saturday night with a two-hour special that revisits each of these families during the holidays.

"Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Holiday Week" episodes are as follows:

Monday, December 8, 8PM ET/PT

#106 The Harris Family

The team helps The Harris Family after a freakish storm dumps massive amounts of rain into their home.

Tuesday, December 9, 8PM ET/PT

#219 The Leslie Family

In 2003, just days before Christmas, Robin Leslie receives the life-altering news that two of her sons have been killed in a car crash. Broken-hearted, she is left alone to care for her three surviving young children in an unfinished and rundown house, so the team comes in to help her.

Wednesday, December 10, 8PM ET/PT

#302 The Rodriguez Family (2 Hours)

In March of 2003, at the beginning of the war, Sgt. Rodriguez was shipped out with his unit to Iraq and was ambushed when his Humvee was struck by a roadside bomb. While the Extreme Makeover: Home Edition design team transforms the family's house into a dream home, they stay at a rehabilitation facility and Sgt. Rodriguez is fitted for a new prosthetic leg.

Thursday, December 11, 8PM ET/PT

#203 The Pope Family

Shelby Pope was just six years old when she learned that she had polymorphic light eruption, also known as sun poisoning. The Extreme Makeover: Home Edition team creates a new living space that enhances the quality of her life while making her living conditions much less restrictive.

Friday, December 12, 8PM ET/PT

#210 The Broadbent Family

Patricia Broadbent is diagnosed with lung cancer and is undergoing successful chemotherapy treatments. She comes to realize that her small house is just not suitable for her three adopted daughters to continue to thrive, so the team comes to her aid.

Saturday, December 13, 8PM ET/PT

#313 Home For The Holidays � Holiday Wishes (2 Hours)

The Extreme Makeover team reconnects with families they helped in the past in order to enlist their help to assist others. Guest appearances from Brian Wilson, Wayne Newton, James Denton and First Lady Laura Bush.



JANUARY 1, 2009, 12PM to 6PM ET/PT

TV Land airs a marathon of the always envious Jan Brady from "The Brady Bunch" on New Year's Day. Missing lockets, black wigs and imaginary boyfriends are just a few of Jan's teenage dramas featured in this showcase. As an added bonus, visitors to TVLand.com can play "The Brady Bunch" trivia game and view video clips of Jan's "best moments."


TV Land PRIME continues to air pop culture movie favorites viewers know and love during PRIME movies. "Analyze This," "Get Shorty," "Doc Hollywood," "Cocktail," "Jewel Of The Nile," "Dead Poets Society" and more will air every Friday night at 10PM ET/PT this winter.

The following original series will premiere in TV Land PRIME beginning February 2009:



High school alumni from Arizona's Chandler High School's Class of 1988 reunite for a two-week getaway on the luxurious island of Kauai to rekindle old relationships, reveal long-held secrets and resolve deep-seated issues from 20 years ago with this eight-part reality series. Premiering on Wednesday, February 18 at 10PM ET/PT, the series is executive produced by Mike Fleiss ("The Bachelor") in association with Warner Horizon Television.


Spring 2009

Young men vie for the attention of a sexy and accomplished mature woman through a series of creative and romantic challenges on the premiere of this highly-anticipated elimination dating series. The eight episode series is executive produced by Mike Fleiss ("The Bachelor") in association with Warner Horizon Television.

About TV Land PRIME and TV Land

TV Land PRIME is TV Land's primetime programming destination designed for people in their mid-forties and the exclusive home to the premieres of the network's original programming, contemporary television series acquisitions and movies. TV Land PRIME is part of TV Land, a network dedicated to presenting the best in entertainment on all platforms for consumers in their 40s and 50s. Consisting of original programming, acquired shows, hit movies and full-service Web site, TV Land is now seen in over 93 million U.S. homes. For up-to-the-minute and archival press information including releases and photographs, please visit TV Land's press-only Web site at www.tvlandpress.com.

About MTV Networks

MTV Networks, a unit of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), is one of the world's leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms. MTV Networks, with more than 150 channels worldwide, owns and operates the following television programming services - MTV: MUSIC TELEVISION, MTV2, VH1, mtvU, NICKELODEON, NICK at NITE, COMEDY CENTRAL, TV LAND, SPIKE TV, CMT, NOGGIN/THE N, VH1 CLASSIC, MTVN INTERNATIONAL and THE DIGITAL SUITE FROM MTV NETWORKS, a package of 13 digital services, all of these networks trademarks of MTV Networks. MTV Networks connects with its audiences through its robust consumer products businesses and its more than 300 interactive properties worldwide, including online, broadband, wireless and interactive television services and also has licensing agreements, joint ventures, and syndication deals whereby all of its programming services can be seen worldwide.

  [december 2008]  


[12/01/15 - 12:13 PM]
Hollywood's A-List Heads to Ovation TV for No-Holds-Barred Interview Show, "Los Angeles Times' The Envelope"
The series is hosted by Rebecca Keegan and Mark Olsen who sit down with the year's critically acclaimed directors and actors for an in-depth discussion of their awards-worthy films and the filmmaking process.

[12/01/15 - 12:10 PM]
truTV Expands Scripted Slate with Pre-Launch Renewal of "Those Who Can't," And Begins Development on Three New Scripted Projects
"Those Who Can't" centers on a trio of trouble-making high school teachers played by show creators and executive producers Adam Cayton-Holland, Andrew Orvedahl and Ben Roy.

[12/01/15 - 11:46 AM]
"War & Peace" Reimagined for a New Generation Premieres on Lifetime, A&E and History January 18
The epic features an award-winning cast including Paul Dano, Lily James, James Norton, Jim Broadbent, Gillian Anderson and others.

[12/01/15 - 10:49 AM]
TV One Celebrates Eddie Murphy in PBS' "18th Annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor" Special This Friday, December 4 at 8 P.M. ET
Originally broadcast on PBS stations nationwide, the special taped at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and features star-studded appearances by leading entertainers and comedians.

[12/01/15 - 10:13 AM]
Video: Starz Releases First Look at "Outlander" Season Two
The Season Two teaser is the first release for Starz' 25 Days of #OutlanderOfferings.

[12/01/15 - 10:07 AM]
"Behind the Magic: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" to Air on ABC, Sunday, December 13
Ginnifer Goodwin narrates the one-hour special, which explores the moment where folklore met filmmaking.

[12/01/15 - 09:46 AM]
An All-New "The Biggest Loser" Returns January 4 with a New Host, Theme, Logo, Gym and Format and Eight Compelling Contestant Teams of Two
Dolvett Quince and Jen Widerstrom return to train eight contestant teams of two, all with compelling stories.

[12/01/15 - 08:35 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Charts with "The Voice," "Superstore"
The Peacock wins the night in both total viewers and adults 18-49 by wide margins.

[12/01/15 - 08:06 AM]
Video: Netflix Presents "A Very Murray Christmas"
In just 4 days, Bill Murray and his celebrity friends will bring joy and laughter to people all around the world with the Netflix original holiday special.

[12/01/15 - 07:41 AM]
"Bolshoi Babylon," An Unprecedented Inside Look at the Famed Russian Ballet Company in the Wake of Scandal, Debuts Dec. 21 on HBO
The film was previously slated to debut the week prior on Monday, December 14.

[12/01/15 - 07:35 AM]
Nickelodeon Presents Series Finale of Landmark "Nick News with Linda Ellerbee," Commemorating 25 Years on Air, Tuesday, Dec. 15, at 8PM (ET/PT)
Ellerbee, who has announced her retirement, will highlight some of Nick News' most poignant episodes and discussions, while presenting the story and philosophy behind the award-winning series.

[12/01/15 - 07:30 AM]
Juanes, Seth MacFarlane and Trisha Yearwood Added to Lineup for "Sinatra 100 - An All-Star Grammy Concert," Sunday, Dec. 6 on CBS
They join previously announced performers Tony Bennett, Garth Brooks, Zac Brown, Harry Connick, Jr., Celine Dion, Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga, John Legend, Adam Levine, Carrie Underwood and Usher.

[12/01/15 - 07:03 AM]
Luke Bryan, Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth, and Demi Lovato to Perform in Times Square During "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2016"
They join previously announced performers One Direction, who will headline the Billboard Hollywood Party in Los Angeles.

[12/01/15 - 06:51 AM]
Video: MTV Reveals Stunning Opening Title Sequence for "The Shannara Chronicles"
The show open features powerful and stunning visuals of the post-apocalyptic world of "Shannara," harmonized with artist Ruelle's haunting hit song, "Until We Go Down."

[12/01/15 - 06:07 AM]
Bravo Media Announces "The Lookbook," A New Premier Digital Shopping Experience
Hosted on Bravotv.com, the online platform kicks off tied to the sophomore season of Bravo's scripted series "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce."