or


[07/27/09 - 09:27 AM]
Bravo Unspools the Cast of "Launch My Line," Premiering Wednesday, September 16 at 10 PM ET/PT
Acclaimed designers, twin brothers Dean and Dan Caten of DSQUARED2 serve as the series hosts, and fashion notables Stefani Greenfield and Lisa Kline are series judges.

[via press release from Bravo]

BRAVO UNSPOOLS THE CAST OF "LAUNCH MY LINE," PREMIERING WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16 AT 10 PM ET/PT

Sneak Peak At The Series Premiere Available At BravoTV.com

NEW YORK - July 27, 2009 - Today, Bravo unveiled the contestants who will be paired together to compete in the new fashion creative competition series, "Launch My Line" premiering on Bravo on Wednesday, September 16 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Acclaimed designers, twin brothers Dean and Dan Caten of DSQUARED2 serve as the series hosts, and fashion notables Stefani Greenfield and Lisa Kline are series judges.

The series features ten well known professionals who are highly regarded in their own field of expertise, but have always dreamed of having their own clothing line. These professionals will be paired with ten established fashion designers who will help them execute their dream clothing line. The ten pairs will be put to the test, as they have to rely on each other's expertise to produce a cohesive fashion line. Some teams form a natural connection while others have instant tension, but at the end of every episode a complete look from each team must walk the runway and be judged in front of a live studio audience. In the end, the winning professional will have their clothing line launched and their expert designer, who helped them along way, will receive $50,000.For a sneak peak at the premiere, go to http://www.bravotv.com/launch-my-line/videos/welcome-to-launch-my-line.

Following are the ten professionals and the ten expert designers competing in the series:

The Professionals

Dan Karaty, Choreographer - Hometown: Wyckoff, N.J.; Currently Resides In: Los Angeles, Calif.

David Applebaum, Architect - Hometown: Houston, Texas; Currently Resides in: Los Angeles, Calif.

Eric Cubeechee, DJ - Hometown/Resides In: Los Angeles, Calif.

Kathy Rose, Jewelry Designer - Hometown: Tehran, Iran; Currently Resides in: Los Angeles, Calif.

Kevin Black, Music Mogul - Hometown: Bronx, New York, N.Y.; Currently Resides in: Los Angeles, Calif.

Louanna Rawles, Stylist - Hometown/Resides In: Los Angeles, Calif.

Marilyn Crawford, CEO - Hometown: Lancaster, S.C.; Currently Resides In: Las Vegas, Nev. and New York, N.Y.

Merle Ginsberg, Fashion Critic - Hometown: Atlantic City, N.J.; Currently Resides in: Los Angeles, Calif.

Patrick McDonald, Fashion Writer/Dandy - Hometown: San Luis Obispo, Calif.; Currently Resides in: New York, N.Y.

Vanessa Gonzalez, Event Designer - Hometown/Resides In: Los Angeles, Calif.

The Experts

Akiko, 31 - Hometown: San Diego, Calif.; Currently Resides In: Los Angeles, Calif.

Coco, 37 - Hometown: Thailand, Currently Resides In: New York, N.Y.

Emil, 39 - Hometown: Linz, Austria; Currently Resides In: Los Angeles, Calif.

Galina, 45 - Hometown: Odessa, Russia; Currently Resides In: Los Angeles, Calif.

Jim, 35 - Jim, 35 - Strathmore, Calif.; Currently Resides In: West Hollywood, Calif.

Julie, 29 - Hometown/Resides In: Los Angeles, Calif.

Roberto, 41 - Hometown: Bal Harbour, Fla.; Currently Resides In: Hollywood, Calif.

Susan, 26 - Atlanta, Ga.; Currently Resides In: Pasadena, Calif.

Thai, 28 - Hometown: Olympia, Wash.; Currently Resides In: Los Angeles, Calif.

Tressa, 32 - Hometown: Norwich, Vt.; Currently Resides In Los Angeles, Calif.

"Launch My Line" is produced by Lake Paradise Entertainment for Bravo. Holly M. Wofford ("Survivor," "Shear Genius" and "Supernanny") and Vittoria Cacciatore ("Survivor") 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 Universal 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. Follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/BravoPR.





  [july 2009]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
   


· LAUNCH MY LINE (BRAVO)
· SHEAR GENIUS (BRAVO)
· SUPERNANNY (ABC)
· SURVIVOR (CBS)





[09/24/16 - 11:16 AM]
FOX Hit Dramas - "Gotham" and "Lucifer" - See Significant Gains in Live + 3
FOX further spins the numbers for Monday, September 19.

[09/24/16 - 10:06 AM]
Monday's "The Good Place" Is the Week's Top Debut Half-Hour of a New Comedy in Live + 3
NBC further spins the numbers for Monday, September 19.

[09/24/16 - 08:48 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: "MacGyver" Debuts on Top for CBS
The Eye's reboot leads the night in both total viewers and adults 18-49.

[09/23/16 - 02:31 PM]
"Superstore" Is Stocking Up! NBC Orders Full Second Season
NBC's crowd-pleasing comedy "Superstore" has added nine more episodes to its inventory bringing the season total to 22.

[09/23/16 - 12:21 PM]
Oxygen Media Presents "Snapped: Notorious - The Menendez Brothers" Premiering Sunday, October 2nd from 9PM - 11PM ET/PT
Oxygen Media will take an unflinching look at the Menendez Brothers' case, from their privileged upbringing, to the shocking details of their savage crime, to the ongoing debate that asks: Are the brothers monsters? Or are they victims of parental abuse?

[09/23/16 - 12:18 PM]
Video: "Shameless" Season Seven Premiere Available Now Across Multiple Platforms
Said installment comes in advance of its linear premiere on Sunday, October 2.

[09/23/16 - 11:10 AM]
Showtime(R) Presents "Sebastian Maniscalco: Why Would You Do That?"
Directed by Joe Demaio, written by Maniscalco and filmed live at New York City's famed Beacon Theatre during one of the seven sold-out shows on his 2016 tour, the hour-long special is chock-full of skepticism.

[09/23/16 - 10:06 AM]
Freeform Greenlights Development on Late-Night Series with Comedian Iliza Shlesinger
"A late-night show has been THE goal for me and I'm ready to throw my hat into the ring," said Shlesinger.

[09/23/16 - 10:03 AM]
AMC Renews Travel Docu-Series "Ride with Norman Reedus" Featuring Star of "The Walking Dead" for Second Season
Season two will consist of six one-hour episodes featuring "The Walking Dead" actor and motorcycle and travel enthusiast Reedus as he takes viewers back on the open road to journey to amazing places and sample local cultures.

[09/23/16 - 09:54 AM]
Comedy Central Announces Slate of Stand-Up Specials Filming This Fall with Comedians Lewis Black, Kurt Braunohler, Joe DeRosa, Mark Normand and Roy Wood Jr.
"Lewis Black: Black to the Future" kicks things off on Friday, October 7.

[09/23/16 - 08:41 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS, NFL Stifle Its Competition
ABC's "Notorious" (1.2) and FOX's "Pitch" (1.1) are outshined by the Eye's football coverage in adults 18-49.

[09/23/16 - 08:29 AM]
BBC America Takeover at New York Comic Con Launches First Ever Panels at the Theater at Madison Square Garden
The takeover features panels and a world premiere screening with the casts and creators of "Doctor Who," new original series "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency" and new "Doctor Who" spin-off, "Class."

[09/23/16 - 07:43 AM]
Superstar Illusionist Criss Angel Returns to A&E with A One-Hour Special "Criss Angel Trick'd Up" Premiering Wednesday, October 12 at 9PM ET/PT
Celebrated worldwide as the "Magician of the Century," renowned illusionist Criss Angel dares to transcend boundaries once again.

[09/23/16 - 07:13 AM]
Season Two of WE tv's Hit Series "Growing Up Hip Hop" Premieres Thursday, October 13th, 10pm ET/PT
Hip Hop royalty Angela Simmons, Romeo Miller, Damon "Boogie" Dash, Kristinia DeBarge, TJ Mizell and Egypt Criss all return for a drama filled season where shocking truths are finally revealed, changing the lives of this tight-knit group of friends forever

[09/22/16 - 02:37 PM]
"Saturday Night Live" Premieres with Margot Robbie and The Weeknd
Robbie can currently be seen starring as Harley Quinn in the hugely successful blockbuster hit "Suicide Squad."