[03/22/13 - 12:26 PM]
E! Hits the Comedic Jackpot with Two Huge Events When "The Soup Awards" and "Chelsea Lately's" Milestone 1081st Episode Premieres Wednesday, April 3rd
RuPaul, Jim Rash, Rich Sommer, Kate Flannery, Seth Green, Brace and Art Mann are set to appear on the former.

[via press release from E!]


"The Soup Awards" Hosted by Joel McHale Return at 10PM ET/PT To Honor The Year's Most Memorable Moments in Pop Culture with Special Guests RuPaul, Rich Sommer, Jim Rash, Seth Green, Kate Flannery and More

"Chelsea Lately" Celebrates The Late-Night Talk Show's 1081st Episode at 11pm ET/PT with a Performance and Interview with Country Superstar Blake Shelton and Other Surprise Celebrity Guests

Los Angeles, March 22, 2013 - Two of television's cleverest series "The Soup" and "Chelsea Lately" present even more laughs and more surprises, when Joel McHale and Chelsea Handler bring their signature no-holds-barred brands of comedy to present hour-long special episodes filled with pop culture milestones and unpredictable moments. The two-hour super-sized night of comedy begins Wednesday, April 3rd with "The Soup Awards" at 10pm ET/PT followed by "Chelsea Lately's" special 1081st episode at 11pm ET/PT only on E!

Now that award season is over, funnyman Joel McHale is finally ready to honor the truly greatest (funniest), most inspirational (jaw-dropping), and memorable (outrageous) moments in recent television history with the prestigious Soup Award. In this special one-hour episode, McHale is joined by some of television's most buzzed about personalities to commemorate the top disastrous and irreverent TV events over the past year. Currently scheduled to appear on the show are RuPaul ("RuPaul's Drag Race"), Jim Rash ("Community"), Rich Sommer ("Mad Men"), Kate Flannery ("The Office"), Seth Green ("Family Guy"), Brace ("Gigolos"), Art Mann ("Art Mann Presents..."), and numerous other surprise appearances. Join Joel and his assembly of celebrity misfits to give accolades out to "Best Supporting Actor (non-human)," "What is a Dumbass, Alex Award," and the prestigious "The Award for the Person We Were Most Afraid of Inviting To Accept Their Award So We Didn't Award" plus many more. This is one award show you won't want to miss.

Following "The Soup Awards," join late-night's queen of comedy Chelsea Handler as she celebrates "Chelsea Lately's" milestone 1081st episode with a full hour of laughs and pop culture commentary that includes a rotating roundtable, surprise celebrity guests and a special musical performance and interview by country sensation Blake Shelton. As if that weren't enough, the celebration kicks off with a cannot-miss hilarious skit that will be hot topic social buzz for weeks to come. Join Chelsea, her sidekick little nugget Chuy Bravo, her revolving roundtable of moronic comedians (including: Sarah Colonna, Jen Kirkman, Heather McDonald, Fortune Feimster, Jiffy Wild, Chris Franjola, Brad Wollack, Loni Love and Ross Mathews), the incredibly talented Blake Shelton and some very special surprise guests to celebrate "Chelsea Lately's" hour-long 1081st episode. And why celebrate 1081 episodes you ask? Because we can!

Don't miss a super-sized night of comedy with special one-hour episodes of "The Soup" and "Chelsea Lately" beginning at 10pm ET/PT on Wednesday, April 3rd only on E!

  [march 2013]  


[10/07/15 - 10:00 AM]
FOX Orders Seventh and Eighth Seasons of Emmy Award-Winning "Bob's Burgers"
"Six seasons in, the Belchers have become one of America's most beloved TV families, and we are so happy to keep them in the fold for another two seasons," said David Madden.

[10/07/15 - 08:40 AM]
Tuesday's Broadcast Ratings: CBS Tops Viewers, Shares Demo Crown with NBC
"NCIS" and "NCIS: New Orleans" are two of only three series even or above from last week among adults 18-49.

[10/07/15 - 07:14 AM]
A&E Network Set to Air the Highly Anticipated Original Drama Series "The Frankenstein Chronicles" in the US
The hour-long drama starring Sean Bean is a thrilling and terrifying re-imagining of the Frankenstein Myth set in 19th century London.

[10/07/15 - 05:45 AM]
Christina Aguilera Returns to Join Adam Levine, Blake Shelton and Pharrell Williams as Coaches for Season 10 of "The Voice"
The 10th season will begin in February.

[10/06/15 - 03:31 PM]
E!'s Hit Series "Total Divas" Begins Production on Season Five
The Bella Twins (Nikki and Brie Bella), Natalya (Nattie), Eva Marie, Paige, Rosa Mendes and Alicia Fox are all due back in early 2016.

[10/06/15 - 03:30 PM]
Sanaa Lathan ("The Perfect Guy") to Star in New Event Series Being Developed by FOX
The project examines the dangerous aftermath of a police shooting when an African-American cop kills a white teen in Tennessee.

[10/06/15 - 01:44 PM]
National Geographic Channel and Mental Floss Celebrate the Intersection of Science and Medicine, Taking Viewers into a Cutting-Edge Operating Room to Perform "Brain Surgery Live"
The live two-hour special premieres in the U.S. on Sunday, October 25 at 9:00/8:00c.

[10/06/15 - 01:08 PM]
Thinkfactory Media Partners with Hip Hop Legend, Michel'le to Reveal Her Untold Story from the Streets of Compton
In addition to the scripted project, Thinkfactory Media and Michel'le are collaborating on a documentary detailing her life.

[10/06/15 - 11:53 AM]
Esquire Network Dives in Head First with the New Season of "Going Deep with David Rees" Beginning Wednesday November 11th
To promote the series, David will embark on an "analog" social media tour - where he drives cross-country from NYC to LA.

[10/06/15 - 11:14 AM]
Hulu and Viacom Expand Content Partnership In Robust, New Multi-Year Agreement
"Inside Amy Schumer," "Broad City," "Finding Carter," "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" and "Sanjay and Craig" are among the featured titles.

[10/06/15 - 11:00 AM]
truTV Greenlights "Super Into" Hosted by Kevin Pereira
Each half-hour asks our favorite celebrities to take us inside their private passions - from Rob Corddry and astronomy, including a ride on a zero gravity plane, to Diablo Cody and rollercoasters.

[10/06/15 - 10:33 AM]
New Art of Speedy from The CW's "Arrow"
The new season kicks off this Wednesday, October 7 at 8:00/7:00c.

[10/06/15 - 10:00 AM]
Timely Documentary "3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets," Exploring the Deadly Impact of Racial Prejudice, Debuts Nov. 23, Exclusively on HBO
The documentary made its world premiere at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, where it won a Special Jury Award for Social Impact.

[10/06/15 - 10:00 AM]
ABC Family Becomes Freeform in January 2016
"Pretty Little Liars," "The Fosters," "Young and Hungry" and "Baby Daddy" will all return in early 2016 for their winter premieres alongside the world premieres of new original series "Shadowhunters" and "Recovery Road."

[10/06/15 - 09:32 AM]
MTV Announces Full Lineup for New York Comic Con - Releases Key Art for "The Shannara Chronicles"
Each can't-miss panel will feature cast and producers from the shows and the debut of exclusive New York Comic Con trailers.