May 5, 2010

TV TimeZ

To help celebrate Mother's Day, Hallmark Channel has set up a VWall on the "Meet My Mom" tab of its Facebook page featuring multimedia user-generated content along with content submitted by the network. Both military and civilian users are encouraged to share tributes, photos and videos of their moms. The effort is in support of the Hallmark Channel Original Movie "Meet My Mom" starring Lori Loughlin, which premieres Saturday, May 8.

Subscription-based comedic online video card company JibJab struck a deal with Lucasfilm to include clips from the first three Star Wars films in a new UGC "Starring You" section on Upload a picture yourself or your friends to place their faces within the bodies of Luke, Han Solo or Princess Leia.

NBC announced yesterday, it has tagged Jimmy Fallon as host for the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards, airing August 29 at 8p. This marks Fallon's first major hosting gig.

ABC: The Middle, Modern Family, Cougar Town, Happy Town
CBS: New Adventures of Old Christine, Criminal Minds, CSI:NY
CW: America's Next Top Model, Fly Girls, Fly Girls
FOX: American Idol - Lady GaGa performs!
NBC: Minute to Win It, Mercy, Law & Order: SVU