E! Counts Down TV's Most Memorable Events in An All-New Special "50 Super Epic TV Moments" Premiering Thursday, June 30th at 9:00PM ET/PT Only on E!
Pop culture experts Nene Leakes and Jerry Springer among others to provide commentary
Los Angeles, CA - June 23, 2011 - In an all-new two hour special, E! counts down the most shocking, funny and memorable moments seen on TV from the past six years in "50 Super Epic TV Moment." With plenty of hilarious clips, outrageous photos, celebrity interviews and comic commentary, we'll reveal each outrageous moment leading up to one of TV's all-time shocking scenes.
From Heidi and Spencer Pratt causing a rumble in the jungle, to comedian Kathy Griffin getting a "female" checkup on television, the special profiles theses cringe inducing moments, which include such celebrities as the Kardashians to Katy Perry to Gary Busey and Mel Gibson and more. Throughout the countdown, a panel of pop culture experts, including Nene Leakes ("Real Housewives of Atlanta," "Celebrity Apprentice"), Ross Mathews ("Chelsea Lately"), Tracy DiMarco and Olivia Blois Sharpe from the hit Style Network series Jerseylicious and talk show host Jerry Springer, among others, help bring these unforgettable epic TV moments back to life with comical commentary.
The countdown includes:
#37 Gaga Cracks Up - Having worn a dress made out of beef at the 2010 MTV VMA's, Lady Gaga was destined to get next level when the Grammy's rolled around in 2011. And she did not disappoint.rolling up in a BIG EGG. Despite the plexiglass bubble, E! News' Ryan Seacrest was scrambling to chat with Gaga in the egg. But what followed was a whole lotta Q and not much A.
#27 The Star Mangled Banner - The 2011 Superbowl was a rough and tumble affair between Pittsburgh and Green Bay. but the roughest moment came before play even started - when Christina Aguilera sauntered to the 50 yard line and treated 100 million viewers to the ultimate vocal failure -- fumbling the words to the most memorized song in America, the National Anthem.
#23 Two Girls One Kiss - In 2010, Sandra Bullock got some bad news when it was reveled that her husband Jesse James was cheating on her. But in June of that year - at the MTV Movie Awards - Miss Congeniality would have her sweet revenge when she took the stage for an unexpected lip lock with Scarlett Johansson.
#20 3 Billion Served- On April 29th, 2011, the future king of England married dignified Kate Middleton at a low-key affair in Westminster Abbey.the cost - an estimated 8 million dollars. This UK union broke the worldwide television viewing record.with 3 billion eyes tuned in for hour after hour of nuptial play-by play.
#12 Nico - Teeny -In May of 2010, a news crew traveled to remote Indonesia in search of the world's rarest wonder.a smoking baby. And they found 18- month-old, Aldi Suganda who became a global viral phenom overnight. He's a toddler who sucks down 40+ cigarettes a day. Thankfully, Indonesian authorities stepped in and sent the tiny puffer to rehab.
The E! Entertainment Special 50 Super Epic TV Moments airs on Thursday, June 30th at 9:00pm ET/PT only on E!
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